Quick Facts

Price Range
Mid $100s - Mid $700s
Home Types
Condos
Number of Homes
695
New/Resale
Resale Homes Only
Age Restrictions
None
Gated
No
Construction Dates
1960 - 2018

The Philadelphian Overview

The Philadelphian is an active lifestyle community located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, near the city center. Homebuyers will find condominium units housed in three, 20-story towers at The Philadelphian, with many different floor plans to choose from. The community provides luxury amenities and plenty of options to stay active within the community, but with access to the city and exciting opportunities right outside the front door. 

Homebuyers seeking a home for sale in Philadelphia, PA will love what The Philadelphian has to offer. 

The Philadelphian Amenities 

Residents of The Philadelphian can enjoy amenities within the community including a fitness center with locker rooms, multiple social rooms, a library, and an art room. The community also features an indoor pool and an outdoor pool with a patio.

The Philadelphian offers a wide array of on-site retail within the building including shopping and dining, as well as health care professionals, banking, accountants, grooming services, and more. A shuttle service also provides transportation around the City Center neighborhood so residents can easily access anything not available right at home in The Philadelphian’s retail area. 

The Philadelphian Homes & Real Estate 

The Philadelphian was constructed between 1980 and 2018, consisting of 695 condos with multiple floor plans to choose from. The condo homes come in five models ranging from 575 to 2,100 square feet. These homes come in studio to three-bedrooms plans with one to two-and-a-half bathrooms.

The studio units range from 575 to 700 square feet and feature one bathroom. The multiple-room units range from 1,000 to 2,100 square feet and offer one to three bedrooms and one- to two-and-a-half bathrooms. The community offers permit parking. 

Interior features in these homes may include spacious floor plans that allow plenty of sunlight, white oak flooring, and an additional laundry room. Kitchens may be appointed with granite countertops, an island, stainless steel appliances, lighting under cabinets, soft-close cabinets, and updated lighting. Bathrooms may feature walk-in showers with porcelain tile and updated vanities. Other additional features include window walls, private balcony access, and panoramic views of the city. 

The Philadelphian Lifestyle 

Residents of The Philadelphian have the opportunity to lead a low-maintenance lifestyle thanks to a modest homeowners’ association (HOA) that takes care of the common area, exterior, and landscaping maintenance. The HOA also covers trash and snow removal, water, cable, air conditioning, gas, and building management. With their extra free time, residents can take advantage of the packed calendar of activities that are hosted in the community.

Members of the community can join their neighbors in the social rooms for friendly table games including Mahjong, bridge, chess, canasta, and Scrabble. Regularly held fitness classes, such as yoga, Zumba, water aerobics, and Tai Chi can help residents maintain an active lifestyle. There are also many social events frequently occurring at The Philadelphian, from book clubs and knitting clubs, to live music performances, lectures, and so much more. 

Surrounding Area

The Philadelphian is located in the metropolitan city of Philadelphia, providing an ideal location for residents to access daily necessities and fun opportunities. 

Residents of The Philadelphian are close to any conveniences they may need, including grocery stores like Giant, Trader Joe’s, and Whole Foods. Retailers like Target, Walmart, Costco, and Lowe’s are within a few minutes of the community, and the center of Philadelphia is easy to reach by car or public transportation. Pharmacy needs can be met at CVS and Walgreens. 

The Philadelphian is also close to multiple health care providers, including Rivers Edge Rehabilitation, Kindred Hospital, and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. 

When homeowners are looking for entertainment or dining options in the area they can easily get to Route 1 and Center City, where there is plenty of nightlife as well as restaurants, bars, galleries, and coffee shops. Interstate 95 is in close proximity to The Philadelphian and there is public transportation within the community. Philadelphia also has a variety of cultural attractions, including the Liberty Bell, Philadelphia Zoo, and Citizens Bank Park, where the Philadelphia Phillies play. Residents can easily find a famous cheesesteak throughout the city. 

Art lovers are in luck because the Philadelphian is located directly across the street from the Philadelphia Museum of Art, which showcases a collection of classic and contemporary artwork with a rotating gallery of special exhibits. 

Those who want to get outside can find several greenspaces and parks to choose from, such as Fluehr Park or Pleasant Hill Park, which is right on the Delaware River. Golfers can also find multiple courses to tee off at, including The Union League Golf Club at Torresdale and John F. Byrne Golf Club. 

The Philadelphian is nestled within a historic, cultural city with easy access to everything Philadelphia has to offer, but residents who want to visit other metropolitan areas can drive to New York City or Baltimore in just under two hours. For longer trips, the Philadelphia International Airport is only 20 minutes away. 

The Philadelphian Amenities

Amenities at The Philadelphian include:

  • Fitness Center
  • 2 Social Rooms
  • Art Room
  • Library
  • On-site Retail
  • Locker Rooms
  • Indoor Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Patio
  • Shuttle to City Center

The Philadelphian Clubs, Groups, Activities & Classes

There are plenty of activities available in The Philadelphian. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.

  • Bridge
  • Canasta
  • Chess Club
  • Dances
  • Fitness Classes
  • Knit Club
  • Live Entertainment
  • Mahjong
  • Meditation Classes
  • Movie Nights
  • Scrabble
  • Tai Chi
  • Water Aerobics
  • Yoga
  • Zumba

Condominiums

Price Range: Mid $100s - Mid $700s

The condo homes of The Philadelphian come in five models ranging from 575 to 2,100 square feet. These homes come in studio to three-bedrooms plans with one to two-and-a-half bathrooms.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Studio Plan575 - 700Studio10
One-Bedroom Plan1000 - 1400110
Two-Bedroom Plan A1400 - 2000220
Two-Bedroom Plan B1400 - 2000220
Three-Bedroom Plan2000 - 210032.50

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