About the Lehigh Valley
Situated among the beautiful hills and countryside of eastern Pennsylvania, the Lehigh Valley is a wonderful place to call home. The Lehigh Valley area is comprised of three vibrant cities: Allentown, Bethlehem and Easton plus a variety of quaint towns and boroughs.
Numerous attractions, first-rate dining, unmatched educational opportunities and vibrant cities with plenty of shopping, arts and culture are just a few of the reasons why the Lehigh Valley is one of the fastest growing and most desired regions in Pennsylvania.
Lehigh Valley Real Estate
90 minutes west of Manhattan and 60 minutes north of Philadelphia, the Lehigh Valley is easily accessible by major highways and has a very convenient international airport. This area has a much lower cost of living, more affordable real estate, and lower taxes than most other Northeastern US regions
The average home price in the Lehigh Valley ranges between $150,000 to $250,000 and the type of homes found in the Lehigh Valley range from historic to the ultra-contemporary. We have a wide range of great neighborhoods offering detached single family homes and basic or luxurious town homes along with most everything in between. The Lehigh Valley has a considerable selection of new construction communities offered by National Builders as well as the Hometown builders.
Education and Healthcare
The Lehigh Valley features a network of outstanding public schools along with options for private education through several academies and parochial schools. In addition, there are plenty of opportunities for continuing higher education nearby, from vocational-technical schools and two-year colleges to four-year institutions with international reputations.
Lehigh Valley residents also enjoy easy access to quality healthcare through the area’s six, highly-ranked hospitals. Neonatal intensive care, cancer treatment, open-heart surgery, and an array of other specialties are all close by in addition to birthing centers, rehabilitation centers, outpatient clinics, and walk-in emergency centers.
Life in the Lehigh Valley
From enjoying the symphony to exploring the great outdoors, Lehigh Valley features plenty of cultural attractions and outdoor activities for year-round family entertainment. From biking on miles of dedicated trails, hiking the Appalachian Trail, hunting, fishing or golfing the area’s sprawling greens--- there are endless opportunities for fun.
The Lehigh Valley’s vibrant arts and cultural scene draws millions of visitors to its many special events and festivals throughout the year to enjoy everything from spectacular holiday celebrations to music festivals. Aficionados of culture and the arts can choose from Broadway style stage productions, museums, galleries, ballet, and musical concerts.