Once a center of the industrial steel trade, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, is now a thriving community teeming with entertainment, shopping and culture. This historic town, situated in the middle of the bustling Lehigh Valley, is home to over 75,000 residents. There are many new housing developments in Bethlehem from well-reputed builders. With a wide variety of new home designs available, home shoppers can find residences ranging from small townhomes to larger three- and four-bedroom homes on larger lots.
Newly developed communities such as the Reserve at Saucon offer custom homes with breathtaking views, huge one-acre sites, and a wide variety of floor plans suitable for every type of family. Additionally, the Reserve at Saucon is located within the acclaimed Saucon Valley School District, so you can rest assured that your children are receiving a high-quality public school education. Other communities such as Saratoga Farms and Sterling Estates offer similar amenities and also have a wide variety of models and floor plans to choose from. Just a short drive away from these new communities is the recently revitalized and historic Downtown Bethlehem, where you can find townhouses, condos, and small single-family residences. With many new shops and restaurants opening in the area, there is no shortage of things to do in the quaint city center. In addition, the city also boasts 39 separate park sites encompassing 568 acres.
Bethlehem is located in the economically potent Lehigh Valley metropolitan area, which encompasses Bethlehem and the cities of Allentown and Easton. With over 800,000 residents, the Valley is the fastest-growing region in the state of Pennsylvania. Bethlehem is home to several large employers. Chief among them is the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem, the largest casino in Pennsylvania. Other large employers in Bethlehem include St. Luke’s Hospital in Fountain Hill, B. Braun, Lehigh University, and the Guardian Life Insurance Company of America.