Urban Living

Preparing for Back to School in Philadelphia

When August rolls around it’s likely the school district for Center City apartments near you is ready to get area kids back to class, even if the rest of us aren’t ready for summer to be over. Back to school in Philadelphia can mean more traffic and longer commutes...

Easy Beach Day Trips from Philadelphia

Summer’s not over yet! Living at apartments near the Ben Franklin Bridge offers you the opportunity to quickly get out of the city and down the shore for one last beach day of the season. There are myriad places to explore along the Jersey Shore within easy reach of...

Winter at Dilworth Park

Just because the holiday season is over that doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy the rest of the winter season. Just steps from our apartments near City Hall in Philadelphia, you can still experience Dilworth Park’s Wintergarden through February 25th. Take advantage of...

4 Restaurants to Check Out in Center City in 2018

The new year is a wonderful time to explore eateries that have popped up recently convenient to our apartments near Center City. Philadelphia is a hotbed of culinary delight and without a little research, it’s challenging to figure out which spot to try on any given...

Discovering the Franklin Institute

Situated just blocks from the Schuylkill River and our Center City apartments, the Franklin Institute has been a staple of the city for nearly two centuries. Founded in 1824, the Franklin Institute is named after the famous scientist, statesman, and prominent...