In case you didn’t know, if you buy or build a new home or make improvements to your home in the City of Pittsburgh, your Allegheny County, City of Pittsburgh AND your District School taxes can be abated for three years. Even better, if your home is within a Targeted Growth Zone, your City and School District taxes can be be abated for TEN years after the property is re-assessed. Get all the details on these Pittsburgh tax abatements on the URA website.
Targeted Growth Zones include: Allentown, Arlington, Beltzhoover, California-Kirkbride, East Allegheny, Downtown Pittsburgh, Elliott, Esplen, Fineview, Hays, Hazelwood, Homewood North, Homewood South, Homewood West, Knoxville, Larimer, Lincoln-Lemington-Belmar, Lower Lawrenceville, Manchester, Mt. Oliver, Perry South, Sheraden, Spring Garden, Upper Hill, Upper Lawrenceville, Uptown and West End