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Birchwood Hills Apartments

5115 Wissahickon Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19144
5115 Wissahickon Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19144

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Birchwood Hills Apartments

5115 Wissahickon Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19144

 
 
 
 
 
 

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Verified Resident 786096 2014 - 2020 Recommended

Updated 07/01/2020

Reviewed 07/01/2020

Living at Birchwood Hill has been a good experience. I feel safe and I have good neighbors. Ms. Pat is very nice and professional. I've been here for six yrs and will continue to recommend to friends, family, and strangers.
Birchwood Hills Apartments Manager02/02/2020

Safety is one of our top priorities, and we are glad that you always feel safe in the community. It has been an honor to have you as a resident for the past 6 years, and we are looking forward to many more years together! Thank you for your kind words regarding the community and the staff and for recommending Birchwood Hills Apartments!

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Verified Resident 785122 2020 Recommended

Updated 06/29/2020

Reviewed 06/29/2020

Very quiet, parking area clean hallways are clean, people and staff are very friendly Ms. Pat always answers the phone and is very professional. She was very accommodating from start to finish. Love the view of the tennis and cricket courts.
Birchwood Hills Apartments Manager29/29/2020

Wow! We appreciate you taking the time to share such a fantastic experience at Birchwood Hills Apartments! It is wonderful to know that you enjoy the peaceful and clean community, the friendly office staff, and the view from your home! If you should ever need anything, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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Verified Resident 528978 2016 - 2020 Recommended

Updated 05/03/2020

Reviewed 08/17/2018

December 2013 I moved into Birchwood Gardens, 2 BR Building D. The Safe, Quiet, Clean and Peaceful ambience made Me decide without hesitation to select a 1BR Building C instead of relocating elsewhere. The Management are very professional and helpful. The After Hours Management Coverage contacts… See More
Birchwood Hills Apartments Manager14/14/2020

It is great to hear that you love your home here at Birchwood Hills Apartments! Thank you for taking the time to share such a great experience with us. Please feel free to reach out to the leasing office if there is ever anything we can do for you.

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Resident 2019 - 2020 Not Recommended

Updated 03/05/2020

Reviewed 03/05/2020

The worst experience ever. The property manager Barbara jablokov was a complete psychopath. The electric bills never made sense. The Maintenanance is a joke. Everything is broken and leaks. The walls have bubbles from water leaks and mold. The c building is vacant from black mold.… See More
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Verified Resident 426861 2016 - 2020 Recommended

Updated 02/10/2020

Reviewed 12/04/2017

It's been good so far. The location is convenient, the rent is affordable, the closest's are spacious. The building is surprisingly quiet. The other tenants seem to be nice. I love the Germantown East Falls area. See More
Birchwood Hills Apartments Manager11/11/2020

It is incredible to hear that you are enjoying your home here at Birchwood Hills Apartments! We are glad you like the spacious closets, quiet environment, and location. Please let us know if there is ever anything we can do for you.

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Verified Resident 719116 2019 - 2020 Recommended

Updated 02/03/2020

Reviewed 11/18/2019

I've been living at Birchwood Hill for a few months, and I love it. Transportation is very convenient and accessible. The complex is very quiet and the upkeep and maintenance of the property is A+ condition. Miss Pat is an awesome property manager. I would definitely… See More
Birchwood Hills Apartments Manager04/20/2020

Thank you for recommending Birchwood Hill Apartments! We are glad that you love the convenient location, quiet community, and staff. We are glad to have you as a part of our community.

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Verified Resident 734591 2017 - 2020 Recommended

Updated 01/08/2020

Reviewed 01/08/2020

My experience has been great since I moved in. Ms. Pat and the whole staff have been great! Every time I need help with my unit someone comes out same day which is a huge help for me. I love being apart of this complex
Birchwood Hills Apartments Manager09/09/2020

It is wonderful to hear that you have had such a fantastic experience at Birchwood Hills Apartments and that the staff has been so helpful and prompt! We are glad to have you as a part of the community!

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Verified Resident 727478 1999 - 2019 Not Recommended

Updated 12/13/2019

Reviewed 12/13/2019

*************************My apartment has a serious mice issue!**************** there is nothing else that needs to be said! This a issue I can not live with!! and I would not tell anybody to move there!! See More
Birchwood Hills Apartments Manager17/17/2019

We appreciate you bringing this to our attention. We are aware of the issue and are working with exterminators to get this resolved for you asap.

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Verified Resident 590797 2018 - 2019 Recommended

Updated 05/20/2019

Reviewed 01/08/2019

Starting from day one, I was welcomed in by my neighbors. In addition, some neighbors have continued to assist me with putting out trash, as well as, collecting my packages left by various delivery services. Management and maintenance are excellent. The environment here is peaceful, clean,… See More
Birchwood Hills Apartments Manager21/10/2019

WOW! We are thrilled to hear that you love the Birchwood Hills Apartment's friendly staff, speedy maintenance team, and the clean, peaceful environment! Thank you for making our beautiful community your home!

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Verified Resident 588760 2012 - 2018 Recommended

Updated 12/31/2018

Reviewed 12/31/2018

Management and our maintenance person are both very helpful.Our maintenance person is very professional.If he says he is going to finish a work order he sticks with it until it is complete.He is also is very prompt and conscientious.
Birchwood Hills Apartments Manager03/03/2019

Thank you for sharing such a wonderful experience with us! We are happy to hear that the maintenance team and staff are always so helpful and prompt in helping you with anything you may need! Thank you for making Birchwood Hills your home!

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Verified Resident 574928 2013 - 2018 Recommended

Updated 11/24/2018

Reviewed 11/24/2018

This was a nice first apartment experience minus the mouse issues and parking. The snow removal could have been better. I noticed that there were 2 and three cars parked in lot per apartment when originally I was told that there was 1 parking spot per… See More
Birchwood Hills Apartments Manager05/05/2018

Thank you for sharing your feedback. We will take the snow removal and parking issues suggestions into consideration as we are always trying to create a better living experience for our residents. Please let us know if there is anything we can do for you!

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Verified Resident 566001 2017 - 2018 Recommended

Updated 11/09/2018

Reviewed 11/02/2018

My experience has been awesome, the grounds are beautifully kept. The staff and management are always nice and respectful. The neigbors are respectful as well. The buildings are kept clean as well. We get extermination maintenance once a month which I really like! I have not… See More
Birchwood Hills Apartments Manager05/05/2018

Thank you for sharing such a wonderful experience with us! It makes us so happy to hear that you love the friendly staff, beautiful grounds, neighbors, and cleanliness of the community! We will definitely take your suggestion into consideration as we are always looking for ways to improve our homes! Thank you for choosing Birchwood Hills Apartments!

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Verified Resident 561666 2014 - 2018 Recommended

Updated 10/24/2018

Reviewed 10/24/2018

This community is nice and i like it here. I will have to move soon because my children are getting bigger and I need more space for them. I love that it is close to area stores and public transportation.
Birchwood Hills Apartments Manager21/21/2018

Thank you for sharing your experience with us! We are glad that Birchwood Hills Apartments has been an excellent home for you and your children so far. Do not hesitate to let us know if you need anything else!

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Verified Resident 424490 2017 Not Recommended

Updated 11/27/2017

Reviewed 11/27/2017

It has been an interesting experience. This is my first time living on my own and in an apartment. I have had some good moments and then some not so good moments. I believe there is definitely a need for improvement at this community.
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billyd10 • Resident 2006 - 2017 Not Recommended

Updated 02/09/2017

Reviewed 02/09/2017

I have lived at the Marchwood for 11 years. When I first moved in it was a well managed property. Then it was sold to SBG Management. It was a slow spiral downhill after that. The owner of the company is also owner of a semi… See More
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Resident 1993 - 2003 Not Recommended

Updated 01/08/2017

Reviewed 01/08/2017

I lived in Birchwood hill for at least 10 years. D Building. I'm not sure if Pat is still there. The good: It is close to public transportation (H/XH/chesnut hill west)and 76 expressway, the management answers the phone, is responsive. The grounds are decently kept. The… See More
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Resident 2015 - 2016 Recommended

Updated 08/15/2016

Reviewed 08/15/2016

I have lived here for a little over a year and there are both pros and cons to living here: The pros: -pretty quiet -young couples or singles -a few children, but they're all >10 years old so not rowdy. -parking lot for residents and guests… See More
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PPandS • Resident 2007 - 2012 Recommended

Updated 05/26/2013

Reviewed 06/23/2010

Hello Bwood Hills Friends, It's time for me to confess the somethings that I shouldn't be doing during my stay there!! 1) While leaving the apartment after 6 LONG years I planted two tiny plants at the backyard of building B! Reason? I hoped to leave… See More
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Resident 2011 - 2012 Not Recommended

Updated 12/30/2012

Reviewed 12/30/2012

Worst part about this place is the utility bills. All the nightmare scenarios you read about on here are true! Both your electric and heat/hot water are payed directly to the management company. Electric is billed at twice the rate you would pay PECO. Your gas… See More
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newone87 • Resident 2010 - 2012 Recommended

Updated 06/23/2012

Reviewed 06/23/2012

Hi! Just read your review on robbery and I am shocked to learn it because I know the management for many many years and I can assure you that they are not robbers. So I have several questions for you the answers of which will help… See More
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Resident 2011 - 2012 Not Recommended

Updated 06/09/2012

Reviewed 06/09/2012

Our whole floor was recently robbed by an employee and no actions were taken after the robbery all of our top locks were locked meaning someone with a key robbed us and management took no actions and recovery or making sure we were safe. while this… See More
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asinger16 • Resident 1999 - 2012 Recommended

Updated 05/16/2012

Reviewed 05/16/2012

I've lived here for 30 years and I'm proud of that circumstance. When friends come to visit they are surprised,first that this complex is even here,and second that is so calm and beautiful. The grounds of this complex are kept clean,flowering and beautiful to look at.… See More
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Resident 2003 - 2012 Recommended

Updated 05/16/2012

Reviewed 05/16/2012

I've been here for about 8 plus years and must say I like the quietness and the off-street parking. The outside area of the complex is well maintained. Management is very helpful, considerate and caring with my needs. The few times I needed assistance with maintenance,… See More
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Resident 2010 Not Recommended

Updated 07/26/2011

Reviewed 07/26/2011

The manager was so nice when I first moved in then she became so rude and nasty because I kept calling complaining about the mice. It was horrible! They sent some guy out that just gave us a choice between snap traps or glue traps!!! One… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2011 Not Recommended

Updated 06/09/2011

Reviewed 06/09/2011

I heard nightmares from some tenants, many who have moved out, about excessively high heat bills and now I understand. The management of the Marchwood uses an outside firm to monitor the heating system "Monitor Data Corporation, Glenside , PA". Monitor Data's billing system divides your… See More
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Features & Amenities

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  • Laundry On-Site

Parking

  • Parking

General

  • Courtyard
  • Credit Card Payments Accepted
  • Crown Molding
  • Electronic Payments Accepted
  • Elevator
  • Hardwood Flooring
  • On-Site Maintenance
  • Range
  • Refrigerator

Pets

  • Cats Allowed
    Pet Limit: 2
  • Dogs Allowed
    Restrictions: No pitbull breeds
    Pet Limit: 2
    Comments: All pet owners are required to submit proof of renter's insurance with pets named on the insurance policy

Floor Plans & Pricing

1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

  • Price

    $900 - $1,050

  • SQ. FT.

    800

  • Available
    Avail.

    N/A

  • Model

    Castle

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

  • Price

    $1,000 - $1,300

  • SQ. FT.

    1,200

  • Available
    Avail.

    5 Units

  • Model

    Tower

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

  • Price

    $1,800

  • SQ. FT.

    1,350

  • Available
    Avail.

    1 Units

  • Model

    2/2.00

3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

  • Price

    $1,500

  • SQ. FT.

    1,200

  • Available
    Avail.

    N/A

  • Model

    3/1.00

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Birchwood Hill Apartments is nestled within the tree-lined neighborhood of historic Germantown. Our spacious one and two bedroom apartments offer a comfortable and affordable lifestyle just minutes from Center City, Philadelphia that is complemented by quality service and a carring staff. Quality starts with our staff and community and continues inside each apartment home. Birchwood Hill’s convenient location offers easy access to Center City, the Schuylkill Expressway (I-76), and I-95. In addition, public transportation, shopping, dining and schools are all within walking distance.

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