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Brittany Apartments

1717 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15221
1717 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15221

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Brittany Apartments

1717 Penn Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15221

 
 
 
 
 
 

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Verified Resident 771447 2019 - 2020 Recommended
Reviewed 05/22/2020
A very nice place for renting a business office and it very quiet. The building is secure and the staff is accessible including the maintenance staff. I highly recommend renting here for business or for an apartment. 
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2019 - 2020 Recommended

Updated 05/22/2020

Reviewed 05/22/2020

A very nice place for renting a business office and it very quiet. The building is secure and the staff is accessible including the maintenance staff. I highly recommend renting here for business or for an apartment.
Brittany Apartments Manager26/26/2020

Thanks for reviewing the Brittany! We're so glad to hear that you find our community perfect for you. We appreciate your review and rating! Thanks for sharing with us.

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2018 - 2020 Recommended

Updated 05/15/2020

Reviewed 05/15/2020

Am very pleased with The Brittany--work orders are handled quickly & building is clean & neat. Building is very quiet which I appreciate--just wish Port Authority gave us better service especially on weekends. See More
Brittany Apartments Manager18/18/2020

Thank you for reviewing The Brittany! We appreciate knowing that you're comfortable in our community. We truly value your feedback, so we take the thoughts you've highlighted here to heart and will make plans to improve your experience. Thank you so much for sharing with us. We're so glad you're here!

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2017 - 2020 Recommended

Updated 05/11/2020

Reviewed 05/11/2020

The service from the apartment staff is exceptional and effective. Many in-house amenities are provided and regularly maintained. Apartment security has improved in recent years and is located relatively close to many essential services.
Brittany Apartments Manager12/12/2020

Thank you for highlighting The Brittany! We're so glad to hear that your experience in our community is a good one. We appreciate your review and rating. Thank you for sharing with us!

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2019 - 2020 Recommended

Updated 05/08/2020

Reviewed 05/08/2020

I enjoy living at the Brittany and would recommend it to others. I have been very satisfied with my apartment and have not encountered any issues. We have covered parking and the building is very secure. I wish that the building manager communicated better via the… See More
Brittany Apartments Manager09/09/2020

Dear resident, thank you for sharing your thoughts with us. We appreciate knowing that your overall experience with us is a good one so far. Thank you for bringing the areas where we can improve to our attention. We'd love to speak with you directly to get some specific information about your concerns and hopefully mediate them to your satisfaction. Please reach out to us directly at [email protected] We hope to hear from you soon!

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2005 - 2020 Not Recommended

Updated 05/08/2020

Reviewed 05/08/2020

The facility is quiet and the maintenance team is great.mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm
Brittany Apartments Manager09/09/2020

Thank you for the shout out to maintenance team! We're glad to hear the efforts our team makes to maintain our space doesn't go unnoticed. We appreciate your feedback and kind review. Thanks for sharing with us!

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Dee01craig • Resident 2018 Recommended

Updated 05/11/2018

Reviewed 05/11/2018

Have only lived here 2 months but am VERY pleased with building-well maintained & maintenance requests are handled very quickly. Would definitely recommend living here! Building is very clean & have had no problems at all.
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Btnolder • Resident 2015 - 2018 Recommended

Updated 05/03/2018

Reviewed 05/03/2018

I have lived at the Brittany for about 4 years now. I really enjoy living here. It's quiet, I rarely hear my neighbors while I'm in my apartment. Most people are friendly and the maintenance and staff are extremely friendly and helpful. They really care. It's… See More
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Resident 2012 - 2017 Recommended

Updated 08/02/2017

Reviewed 09/01/2015

I posted a review here a few years ago. Things went downhill at the building in the past year or so. The building managers started changing frequently and one who stayed for a while just seemed to not care about helping anyone, or keeping the building… See More
Brittany Apartments Manager10/10/2017

Dear Anonymous, Thank you for voicing your concerns with us. At The Brittany, we strive to maintain good relations with our residents and provide an enjoyable living experience. Someone from the management office will be contacting you shortly to follow up with your situation. Please send an email to [email protected] or call 412.545-9090 with your contact information so that we can assist you with your issues at hand. Sincerely, The Brittany Management Team

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tex22 • Resident 2014 - 2015 Recommended

Updated 04/02/2015

Reviewed 04/02/2015

Hi everyone, I moved into the Brittany Apartments right after Christmas all the way from Texas for school. It was very hard to decide where to live and how to choose a new place. I found the Brittany Apartments which im so thankful for because I… See More
Brittany Apartments Manager28/28/2015

Thank you for your comments! We are always pleased to hear from our valued residents. We look forward to continuing to provide you with the ultimate in customer service while calling The Brittany home!

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jrb206 • Resident 2014 - 2015 Recommended

Updated 03/21/2015

Reviewed 03/21/2015

Hello All. Upon moving to Pittsburgh in August of 2014 for school I was in search of a place to live. I stumbled across the Brittany Apartments online and for this I am very thankful. Being new to the area it was pleasant to encounter such… See More
Brittany Apartments Manager28/28/2015

We love to hear from our valued residents! We appreciate your time and care in sharing your experiences as a resident of The Brittany. Thank you.

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Resident 2012 - 2015 Recommended

Updated 03/03/2015

Reviewed 03/03/2015

I've been at the Brittany for a few years now and I never hesitate to renew my lease when it comes up. I was lucky enough to get a corner unit, but the one neighbor I have is pretty quiet. The whole building is very quiet… See More
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Resident 2012 - 2015 Recommended

Updated 01/19/2015

Reviewed 01/19/2015

There is a reason I've chosen to renew my lease every time at Brittany, which has been my home since I moved to Pittsburgh. The staff are courteous and understanding, the maintenance workers respond to problems quickly and properly, and I've become very attached to my… See More
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Jade Nguyen • Resident 2014 - 2015 Recommended

Updated 01/14/2015

Reviewed 01/14/2015

When one looks for an apartment, he or she is filled with questions about the cost, place, the surrounding areas, and even suitability. Sometimes, there is that drawback when he or she found a perfect place but then to be disappointed by the negative comments about… See More
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pippa5912 • Resident 2013 - 2014 Not Recommended

Updated 02/25/2014

Reviewed 01/17/2014

What sold me on moving here is that my previous apartment was not sound insulated at all. The rental agent here at the Brittany told me that in order to hear anyone while in my apartment, they would have to be playing a game of basketball… See More
Brittany Apartments Manager15/15/2015

We appreciate your comments, yet are disappointed to hear that your expectations were not met while living at The Brittany Apartments. We take great pride in our community, and want our residents to enjoy their apartment homes and be as comfortable as possible while living The Brittany! We welcome the opportunity to discuss your concerns - please do not hesitate to contact McKinney Properties at 412-242-5390.

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Resident 2012 - 2013 Recommended

Updated 12/14/2013

Reviewed 12/14/2013

This is excellent affordable housing for graduate students. I've lived here for 1.5 years and am only moving because I graduated and got a job in a different city. Pros: - Rent is very affordable (I paid $550 a month for a studio) - Studios are… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2013 Not Recommended

Updated 04/11/2013

Reviewed 04/11/2013

I have lived in this place many years before I moved out in 2013. The obvious facts are: the location is convenient and the rent is super expensive. The trick is the owners of this place. They have no idea how to run an honest business.… See More
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bschaeffer • Resident 2011 - 2012 Recommended

Updated 12/20/2012

Reviewed 12/20/2012

I have thoroughly enjoyed staying at the Brittany Apartments. I had a couple of very minor issues that even thou very off hours had them addressed within 15 minutes. The staff at the Brittany was very helpful. They continue to constantly upgrade the facilities. While being… See More
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nesmith • Resident 2005 Recommended

Updated 07/28/2008

Reviewed 01/17/2006

Unfortunately I had to leave the Bryn Mawr because I relocated for job purposes, but if I was still in Pittsburgh, this is where I would want to be. I could write a thesis statement on the great things about this place but I am not… See More
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Toby147 • Resident 2008 Recommended

Updated 07/22/2008

Reviewed 07/22/2008

The Brittany is a clean, quiet building in a great location just east of the city. The maintenance is very well organized and resolves issues promptly. The staff here is very nice and always helpful. I'd recommend this building to everyone!!
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Resident 2005 - 2006 Not Recommended

Updated 11/19/2007

Reviewed 11/19/2007

i'm telling you it's the worst place to be in! 1. Lady in leasing office is a big fat liar! 2. the smell is horrible all day long in the corridors! 3. they claim to have a full house when more than half of their apartments… See More
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Resident 2007 Not Recommended

Updated 09/19/2007

Reviewed 09/19/2007

We moved in because we were very tight on time and didn't really have time to look for another apartment. The leasing lady lied to us, she showed us an apartment and rented us another one! Our apartment overlook the William Penn Heights Apartments' garages, where… See More
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Resident 2005 - 2007 Recommended

Updated 05/02/2007

Reviewed 05/02/2007

We have lived at Sherwood towers for 2 years and we are sorry to leave. The apartment is spacious with central air-conditioning and heating is included in the rent. Because it is in a busy area, the windows are specially soundproofed and we dont hear any… See More
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Resident 2005 - 2007 Recommended

Updated 03/20/2007

Reviewed 03/20/2007

I've lived in the Brittany for nearly 2 years and I am very happy here. The driveways/parking lots are always plowed and salted in a timely manner (always before the roads are clear). I have a slightly different layout to my 1BR that gives me a… See More
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Resident 2003 - 2006 Recommended

Updated 02/24/2007

Reviewed 02/24/2007

The Avalon Arms Apartment Building is clean, the grounds are nicely decorated and well-kept. There is an underground garage and a parking lot in the back of the building. The apartment manager is friendly and helpful, as well as the maintenance person. When I did have… See More
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Resident 2006 Not Recommended

Updated 07/05/2006

Reviewed 07/05/2006

This building is not a pleasent place to live. Yes, the apartmens themselves are ok, but the staff are completely ignorant and rude. The Super is a complete jerk who thinks he's knows everything about anything. I would NOT reccomend living in this building. See More
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Features & Amenities

Laundry

  • Multiple Laundry Rooms

Parking

  • Indoor and Outdoor Parking

General

  • Convenient to Monroeville and the Waterfront
  • Fitness Center
  • Fully Equipped Kitchens
  • Furnished
  • Gas Included in Rent
  • Individual Climate Control
  • Large Closets
  • On-Site Maintenance
  • Pets Allowed
  • Professional Management
  • Public Transportation
  • Short Term Lease Available
  • Storage Space
  • Studios, 1 or 2 Bedroom Floor Plans
  • Sundeck
  • Visual Intercom Entry System
  • Wall to Wall Carpet
  • Water, Sewage and Trash Included in Rent
  • Winner of 2019 Excellence Award Winner

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  • Cats Allowed
    Pet Limit: 1

Floor Plans & Pricing

Studio, 1 Bathroom

  • Price

    $687 - $707

  • SQ. FT.

    405

  • Available
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    3 Units

  • Model

    Studio

1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

  • Price

    $824 - $962

  • SQ. FT.

    545

  • Available
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    2 Units

  • Model

    1 Bedroom

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

  • Price

    $907 - $1,025

  • SQ. FT.

    655

  • Available
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    3 Units

  • Model

    2 Bedroom

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Located in a quaint residential area, The Brittany is just minutes from Monroeville, Oakland, The Waterfront and Downtown Pittsburgh. The Brittany offers furnished and short term options with our studio apartments. We also offer beautiful 1 and 2 bedroom apartments. Living at The Brittany is what comfort and convenience are all about!

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  • Sunday: Closed
  • Monday - Friday: 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Saturday: Closed

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Brittany Apartments is a 405 - 655 sqft apartment in Pittsburgh in zip code 15221. This community has a Studio - 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom, and is for rent for $687 - $1,025. Nearby cities include Millvale, Avalon, Homestead, Swissvale, and Brentwood. 15221, 15218, 15208, 15218, and 15104 are nearby zip codes.

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