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Shadyside Commons

401 Amberson Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15232
401 Amberson Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15232

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Resident 2018 - 2020
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05/29/2020
perfect location for cmu young professionals, friendly people they recycle! close to hospitals, food etc. pricey but worth it packages have their own space returns are convenient only one elevator but only three floors Thx! See More
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Resident 2018 - 2020
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05/06/2020
I really love my apartment complex! The staff is amazing and always so helpful! I've referred some friends to live here because the location is wonderful and you live so luxuriously! Being away from home is hard but living here makes it easier See More
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jmaston • Resident 2017 - 2019
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07/29/2019
Shadyside Commons is a wonderful apartment building and my husband and I lived there the entire time we lived in Pittsburgh. The staff is absolutely amazing and will go above and beyond to meet your every need. They care deeply about each resident. Dennis and Z… See More
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Resident 2016 - 2017
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11/16/2017
DO NOT LIVE HERE. I can't be more clear in what a mistake this place is. I saw reviews with negatives and ignored them which was such a bad choice. Yes the location is great the building is pretty and homey and so are the apartments.… See More
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jess hunts • Resident 2013 - 2017
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06/12/2017
I LOVE this place!! The apartments have exposed brick and big windows. I have lived here for years and have always been treated well. They have great parties and place fresh fruit and cookies out often. Great place to live! Close close to fun and shopping!… See More
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Resident 2015 - 2016
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05/10/2017
Overall, the place is livable and looks nice. However, it REALLY near a railway. Basically, you will hear the noise form the train everyday. Also, like many apartments, you will hear the conversation and step from your neighbor. Finally, be careful when you move in, you'd… See More
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Resident 2016 - 2017
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02/05/2017
Don't live here. Yes, the building looks great, has a great location, nice little amenities, but its all so cheaply done none of the perks are worth it. You will hear every word, step, sneeze, etc. all of your neighbors make. Nor are the apartments sealed… See More
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Resident 2015 - 2016
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11/01/2016
The overall feel/look of the individual apartments and the common areas are really wonderful and welcoming. Common areas are always clean, well furnished, festive for holidays, have flowers or some type of homey addition that is all really really nice. They allow pets which is also… See More
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Resident 2014 - 2016
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03/06/2016
My boyfriend and I have lived here since 2014 and we give it a mostly positive review. Favorite things: maintenance is AMAZING - very friendly, informative, and eager to help, neighborhood - close to Walnut St., pet friendly - A LOT of dogs, holiday parties, design… See More
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Resident 2012 - 2015
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10/13/2015
I have lived here for the last 3 years and every year management has increased my rent and decreased the quality of living here. It's a shame because when I moved in I felt as though management truly valued me as a renter, but thanks to… See More
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resetara • Resident 2013
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04/29/2013
I recently moved into Shadyside Commons after renting from two different private landlords for the past two years. From the time I toured the building the staff was courteous and extremely helpful. They have continued to make my experience great, from ---------------- in the office to… See More
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newtotheburgh • Resident 2013
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03/24/2013
Just relocating to Pittsburgh ad rented at Shadyside Commons, and very happy I have. The management and maintenance staff have gone out of their way to help me settle. The staff is both professional and accommodating, the building is well maintained. special thanks to Ann and… See More
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Resident 2013
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03/21/2013
This is a lovely building. It's a converted warehouse that is very well maintained. The staff are friendly and the other residents seem nice. A fairly young building - lots of grad students and young professionals. There are 2 types of unit: lofted bedroom and platform… See More
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virginiabeach16 • Resident 2012 - 2013
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02/26/2013
THE BEST PLACE TO LIVE IN PITTSBURGH. First of all, the apartments are absolutely beautiful and safe. The best part is Ann, Kathleen, and Donnie (leasing agents) go above and beyond to accomadate all of your requests. The property is very well maintained and the people… See More
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Resident 2013
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01/25/2013
I moved to Shadyside Commons from the Philly area to start law school at Pitt in 2008. 4.5 years later, I am finally moving from Pittsburgh back to Philly. I wholeheartedly recommend Shadyside Commons to anyone looking for a clean, safe place to live in Pittsburgh.… See More
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ptoulouk1 • Resident 2010 - 2011
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10/30/2011
Shadyside Commons was a great place to live. The management was very friendly and willing to be flexible with renewals. This was helpful to us since we was unsure of how long we would need to renew. The maintenance guys were prompt and courteous. The building… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2011
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09/08/2011
There really isn't a better deal in Shadyside, period. The building is beautiful and very well maintained. The staff is incredibly helpful and very friendly. As other reviews have stated, problems are usually resolved the very same day they are mentioned. As for parking, it is… See More
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vu2011 • Resident 2010 - 2011
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03/04/2011
I just wanted to review this place because I wished that more people reviewed it when I was looking up apartments. So there is one review from January 2011 that pretty much includes all the bad/good things I could think of. So please read that one… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2011
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01/29/2011
I've now lived in Shadyside Commons for almost 3 years now, and I have to say the experience has definitely been a positive one. I think some of the negative reviewers of this site have forgotten one critical thing - this is an APARTMENT, not your… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2011
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01/28/2011
I have lived in Shadyside Commons for 2.5 years in a 3rd floor loft apt (the 908 sq ft loft) and I am a big fan. The apartments are a great size and all the appliances work well. I have had both my washer and dryer… See More
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jackattack22 • Resident 2009 - 2011
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01/25/2011
I have lived at Shadyside Commons for over 2 years, and have to say that it is a fantastic apartment building. The overall floor plan of the apartments have a nice flow to them, as do the exposed brick walls and high ceilings. The lobby areas… See More
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formerrenter1961 • Resident 1998
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01/18/2011
I lived at Shadyside Commons many years ago and when I read some of these reviews it all came back to me! As a warning to others considering this building, I feel obligated to post these comments. It's a tempting move - the rent is not… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2010
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10/20/2010
I want to start with the pros, but first let me say that the pros DO NOT outweigh the cons. Also, I want to say that I had a 2nd floor apartment. I am not sure if 1st or 3rd floor apartments are better or worse,… See More
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Resident 2003 - 2010
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04/20/2010
I've lived at Shadyside commons for 7 years and had mixed feelings the entire time. I can honestly say that after the events of the past few days, my feelings have gone from mixed to extremely negative. There are plenty of positives about the building. The… See More
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Resident 2003 - 2005
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07/31/2007
Short story: If you have another option for a place to live, even if it's in the depths of hell, take it. Long story: There's no arguing this place is great looking, inside and out. The high lofts, exposed brick walls, and central courtyard filled with… See More
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Features & Amenities

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  • 24-Hour Management Availability
  • Additional Storage
  • Air Conditioner
  • Courtyard
  • DishWasher
  • Disposal
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Center
  • Free Weights
  • High Ceilings
  • High-Speed Internet
  • Historic Community
  • Large Closets
  • Microwave
  • On-Site Maintenance
  • On-Site Management
  • Package Receiving Service
  • Public Transportation
  • Recycling Program
  • Refrigerator
  • Window Coverings

Pets

  • Dogs Allowed
    Fee: $300
    Pet Limit: 2
    Comments: Weight and breed restrictions apply.
  • Cats Allowed
    Fee: $300
    Pet Limit: 2
    Comments: Weight and breed restrictions apply.

Floor Plans & Pricing

MOVE-IN SPECIAL:

  • ONE MONTH FREE ON SELECT APARTMENTS! Advertised rents include applicable specials. Must meet all conditions to qualify for specials.

1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $1,632 - $1,905

  • SQ. FT.

    674 - 683

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    1 Units

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    1 Bed 1 Bath - Platform

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    $1,829 - $2,060

  • SQ. FT.

    824 - 882

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    1 Units

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    1 Bed 1 Bath

1 Bedrooms, 1.5 Bathrooms

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    $1,829 - $2,135

  • SQ. FT.

    754 - 908

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    2 Units

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    1 Bed 1.5 Bath

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

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    N/A

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    971

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    2 Bed 2 Bath

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    1,046 - 1,144

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    2 Bed 2 Bath - Loft

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Leasing:

Shadyside Commons is located in the coveted Shadyside neighborhood of Pittsburgh. Conveniently located to Carnegie Mellon and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, this newly-renovated apartment community is smoke-free and offers on-site parking, a newly renovated lobby and courtyard and a complimentary on-site fitness center. Our pet-friendly apartments include modern kitchens and baths, ample closet space with adjustable shelving and custom storage, in-suite washers & dryers, high ceilings and large expansive windows.

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  • Sunday: Closed
  • Monday - Friday: 09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Saturday: 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

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Frequently Asked

What are noise levels like at Shadyside Commons?
The community is rated 5/5 stars, which is considered having extremely quiet noise levels on average.

How satisfied are residents with the upkeep and overall appearance of the grounds at Shadyside Commons?
The community is rated 5/5 stars, signifying extreme satisfaction on average.

How safe is Shadyside Commons?
The community is rated 5/5 stars, which is considered being extremely safe on average.

How satisfied are residents with the neighborhood
The community is rated 5/5 stars, signifying extreme satisfaction on average.

How effective was the maintenance team when resolving your problem?
The community is rated 5/5 stars, which is considered being extremely effective on average.

What is the pet policy at Shadyside Commons?
No pet policy available

What types of floor plans are available?
1 Bed, 1 Bath and 1 Bed, 1.5 Baths and 2 Beds, 2 Baths

What is the move-in special?
ONE MONTH FREE ON SELECT APARTMENTS! Advertised rents include applicable specials. Must meet all conditions to qualify for specials.

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Shadyside Commons is a 674 - 1,144 sqft apartment in Pittsburgh in zip code 15232. This community has a 1 - 2 bedroom, 1 - 2 bathroom, and is for rent for $1,632 - $2,135. Nearby cities include Millvale, Avalon, Homestead, Swissvale, and Brentwood. 15206, 15224, 15127, 15213, and 15217 are nearby zip codes.

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