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Welcome to Greater Reading, where you will not just find a place to live, but a place to truly call home. We believe that this area thrives on its diversity and vibrant culture, all thanks to our wide range of housing options, affordable prices, outstanding schools, and tight-knit communities. In Greater Reading, there is room for everyone – families, young professionals and empty-nesters alike.

We understand that finding the perfect place to settle down is important to you, which is why we are here to showcase everything Greater Reading has to offer. From top-notch schools that will nurture your children’s growth to a bustling community that welcomes you with open arms, we have it all.

Picture a place where your family can flourish, your career can take off and your dreams can become a reality. Greater Reading provides many opportunities and experiences that will help you grow personally and professionally. This is a place where you can truly build a fulfilling life.

So, whether you’re looking for a cozy nest to raise your children or a peaceful retreat after a long day at work, Greater Reading has it all. Explore the countless possibilities that await you and discover why this community could be your perfect place to call home.

We can’t wait to welcome you to Greater Reading, where you will find not just a place to live, but a place to truly belong. Your journey starts here.


Video below: Learn more about out diverse neighborhoods and housing options and find your fit in Greater Reading.

Looking for a place to call home in the Greater Reading community? You’re in luck! We have a wide variety of neighborhoods that are sure to suit your unique style and preferences. Whether you’re drawn to the charm and history of our older areas or prefer the trendy, walkable layouts of our up-and-coming neighborhoods, we’ve got it all.

Not sure which neighborhood is right for you? We can help! Take our quick and fun neighborhood quiz to discover which one is the perfect match for your lifestyle and personality. Finding your dream home has never been easier!

Discover the Boyertown experience, where the magic of the past merges with the excitement of today. If you’ve been dreaming of a journey on a historic railroad through the enchanting secret valley (and yes, it truly exists!), then your adventure begins in Boyertown. But that’s not all – immerse yourself in a world of charming shops nestled in picturesque Victorian architecture. Plus, don’t miss the chance to catch a movie at a century-old theater, steeped in rich history. Your unforgettable experience awaits in Boyertown.

Centre Park Historic District in Reading is where you want to be if you’re looking for a friendly and diverse community. It’s a place where young professionals and longtime residents come together, surrounded by the charm of leafy urban streets.

And here’s the best part – you can actually afford to buy a piece of history here. Imagine owning a historic mansion for under $250,000 or a charming row home for less than $150,000. Your dream of living in a unique and vibrant neighborhood can become a reality right here in Centre Park Historic District. So why wait? Come discover the warmth and character of our close-knit community today.

Welcome to Hamburg, a charming town nestled in the beautiful foothills of the Appalachian Mountains! Here, you can experience breathtaking scenery and enjoy the convenience of a walkable town center.

Explore our vibrant community garden, where you can connect with nature and nurture your green thumb. Additionally, Hamburg is filled with exciting local attractions that cater to all interests and preferences.

Mark your calendars for our highly anticipated annual Hamburger Festival, where thousands of burger enthusiasts gather to indulge in the ultimate culinary delight: the hamburger. Prepare yourself for a mouthwatering experience like no other!

Join us in Hamburg, where the beauty of nature meets the warmth of a close-knit community.

Welcome to Kutztown, where you’ll discover a picturesque setting, an esteemed state university and friendly locals. Our vibrant community is known for its inviting atmosphere, one-of-a-kind shops, and exciting yearly events from the nationally known Kutztown Folk Festival to exhilarating art crawls. Explore over 200 local businesses and uncover your new neighborhood hangout, specialized boutique and go-to dining spot – all within minutes. Join us and find your perfect spot in our charming town.

In West Reading, we believe in celebrating diversity, and we’d love for you to be a part of it! As a valued member of our community, you can find your perfect home, whether you prefer to own or rent, with plenty of space for your very own yard. And the best part? There are amazing parks nearby just waiting for you to explore!

 And when it comes to satisfying your taste buds, we’ve got you covered! Take your pick from our fantastic selection of brewpubs or cozy brunch spots for a delightful culinary experience.

In West Reading, we’re here to make sure you live your best life. So why wait? Come join our welcoming community and discover the endless possibilities that await you.

“There is a feeling of pride being a part of the Centre Park community. We love the architecture of the historic district and the sense of community. We also just love the people that live around us.” – The VanWyngardens

Meet the locals

Looking for your people? You’ll find them right here in Greater Reading! Our region is filled with amazing communities, brimming with friendly and fascinating individuals. We’ve had the chance to chat with locals from various areas, occupations and backgrounds, so you can get a taste of who exactly calls Greater Reading home. Meet these locals and discover what they love about living in our region.

Ready to make the move? Explore our helpful resources right here.