Summerset at Frick Park is the first and most successful new traditional neighborhood development in Pittsburgh. Located just 10 minutes from downtown and Oakland, residents enjoy living in new, energy-efficient homes in a traditional Pittsburgh neighborhood. If you value sustainable design, pedestrian-friendly community living, and energy saving features and overall quality construction, take a closer look at Summerset at Frick Park.
Shadyside. Squirrel Hill. Point Breeze. Regent Square. These traditional Pittsburgh neighborhoods are the inspiration for Summerset at Frick Park. With its tree-lined streets and pedestrian-friendly attitude, Summerset at Frick Park echoes the friendly community approach to life. Smaller lot sizes, sidewalks, front porches and alleyways create a close knit community that in many ways is the same as the traditional neighborhoods that served as the pattern.
Summerset at Frick Park is designed to be a community that fits the way you want to live. That's why you'll find so many choices. If you want to live in a new energy-efficient home with the character of Pittsburgh's older homes, Summerset at Frick Park offers a variety of home sizes and styles to choose from including Cottage, Village and Estate homes. Summerset at Frick Park also offers maintenance-free townhomes, condominiums, and flats as well as rental apartments at The Reserve at Summerset.
Designed by some of the most innovative architects in the world, the inviting homes of Summerset at Frick Park reflect Pittsburgh's rich architectural history while incorporating modern design and energy efficient green-building features. While the exteriors have been designed to capture the look of traditional Pittsburgh homes, many interior features are yours to customize. Close attention to detail applies to the landscaping plan and the adherence to a Design Code long after the homes are completed.
In support of the concept of green living in Pittsburgh, all of the homes at Summerset at Frick Park are built for optimum energy efficiency. In fact, tests by Equitable Gas show that Summerset homes are 30% more efficient to heat when compared to typical new area homes. Each home is inspected by a third party firm and receives a blower test to ensure a weather seal for and optimum heating and cooling performance. In addition, we offer an expanded selection of green living features on some homes for buyers interested in sustainable design materials and technologies including:
- Floors, walls and roof systems made from smaller, fast-growth wood materials
- Tankless, on-demand water heaters
- Tile and carpet made from recycled content
- Low VOC (volatile organic compound) countertops, cabinets and paints
- Zoned heating and air conditioning system
- Electric vehicle charging stations
And by partnering with some of the nation's leading home product manufacturers, we can offer Summerset at Frick Park homeowners the highest value homes with some of the lowest utility bills in the area.