Pittsburgh Planner

Pittsburgh Planner

Metro Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Planner is written by a professional urban planner with the intent to highlight the unique neighborhoods, lifestyle, development, and real estate of the greater Pittsburgh area. A west coast transplant, Pittsburgh Planner gives you a fresh and authentic perspective hindered only by a bias toward urban excellence.

New neighborhoods and original commentary are added all the time. We’re just getting started. Tighten your laces.


#4 Allegheny West

Allegheny West is one of Pittsburgh’s best neighborhoods. Find pictures, map, and Allegheny West neighborhood description here.

#9 North Shore

The North Shore is one of Pittsburgh’s best neighborhoods. Find pictures, map, and North Shore neighborhood information here.

#12 Millvale

Millvale is one of Pittsburgh’s best neighborhoods. Find pictures, map, and Millvale neighborhood information here.

#20 Mount Lebanon

Mt. Lebanon is one of Pittsburgh’s best neighborhoods. Find pictures, map, and Mt. Lebanon neighborhood information here.

#21 Wilkinsburg

Wilkinsburg is one of Pittsburgh’s best neighborhoods. Find pictures, map, and Wilkinsburg neighborhood information here.

#22 Braddock

Braddock is one of Pittsburgh’s best neighborhoods. Find pictures, map, and Braddock neighborhood information here.

How to Build Great Neighborhoods

How to Build Great Neighborhoods Pittsburgh Neighborhood Ranking Criteria The vast majority of Pittsburgh’s historic neighborhoods and towns reflect quality urban design. The ingredients that create great neighborhoods are not secrets reserved for experts. They are well observed and simple to identify. Sidewalks and curbs, for instance, are a good start, yet so many neighborhoods…