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A Bustling Metropolis on the Susquehanna River

Possibilities for adventure and fun are endless in this historic riverside city. Harrisburg has everything from beautifully manicured streets, unique shops and restaurants, and is teeming with historical significance. Whether you are planning to buy a home or sell a home in Harrisburg, this local area guide and our real estate agents can help you with everything.


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Get to Know Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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Its Location

Harrisburg is the largest city based along the Susquehanna River. It is connected to Lancaster and Philadelphia by I-83 and I-76, and residents can easily access other major cities due to the convenience of several major highways.

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Its School District

Harrisburg is home to several highly recommended public schools which are part of the Harrisburg City School District. This school system is known for a rigorous curriculum, variety of academic programs, and a reputation for high standards of excellence.

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Its Community Events

Residents of Harrisburg can enjoy community events almost daily. Events range from concerts, staged productions, and marathons. There is no shortage of excitement to be found in this engaging city.

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Its Local History

Harrisburg is a city of great historical significance. From the significant role it played in the Civil War to its historic boom during the Industrial Revolution, Harrisburg is rich in American history.


Buying or Selling a Home?

We can help you find your new home, keep up-to-date with the Harrisburg real estate market, and maximize your investment when you sell your property. Contact John Smith Real Estate Group to learn more about buying or selling a home in Harrisburg!

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