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577 Apartments for rent in Ridley Park, PA with balconies - p. 7

Balconies are a coveted amenity for many renters looking for high-rise views and opportunities for fresh air. However, you should keep in mind that balconies often come with re... Read Guide >
1 Unit Available
213 EDGEMONT AVENUE
213 Edgemont Avenue
Ardmore, PA | Ardmore
4 Bedrooms
$3,000
2060 sqft
Last updated April 10 at 02:16 AM
This newly renovated 4 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath twin home sits on a quiet street in Ardmore, Award winning Lower Merion School District and walk to Suburban Square shopping center, Ardmore Music Hall, restaurants, and public transit.
1 Unit Available
4942 Thompson St.
4942 West Thompson Street
Philadelphia, PA | Cathedral Park
4 Bedrooms
$1,375
Last updated April 4 at 11:14 AM
FANTASTIC 4 BD/1BA IN WEST PHILLY - Available now in West Philadelphia we have large and lovely 2-Story home featuring 4 bedrooms and two full bathrooms. The house is laid out spaciously and is very bright and cheery.
1 Unit Available
1628 JACKSON ST 2F
1628 Jackson Street
Philadelphia, PA | Newbold
3 Bedrooms
$1,400
1250 sqft
Last updated April 4 at 11:14 AM
Centrally located South Philly Special - 3BR/1BA Spacious 2-Floor Apartment with Patio! - Amenities - Corner Property - Private Rear Patio - Hardwood Flooring - Gas Cooking - Dishwasher - Garbage Disposal - Central Air - Good Closet Space -
1 Unit Available
2537-39 Montrose Street Unit A
2537-39 Montrose Street
Philadelphia, PA | Graduate Hospital
1 Bedroom
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3 Bedrooms
$2,575
1715 sqft
Last updated July 19 at 09:12 AM
Available 09/01/19 Introducing the luxury condos at Montrose Courts! Located in the Graduate Hospital neighborhood, this property is only blocks from popular destinations such as Kelly Drive running and biking trail, Rittenhouse Square, and more!
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City Guide for Ridley Park, PA

The heavy lifting Boeing CH-47 Chinook helicopters used by American troops is produced in the borough of Ridley Park, Pennsylvania. At just over a square mile, it packs plenty into the area which is also home to Pennsylvania's oldest community theater, the Barnstormers Theater.

Determining the exact age of the Ridley Park community is difficult because it served as home to Native Americans long before the official founding and naming of Ridley Park in 1871. The Native American pathways were utilized as the guidelines for the first roads of the area. These roads that are now used by commuters, Sunday drivers, and freshly licensed teenagers, have been traveled by famous historical figures. Chester Pike is the most infamous road of Ridley Park, having once been traveled by George Washington and his troops. Famous roads are only one facet of the transportation focused town. It was planned as a railroad suburb, as much of Pennsylvania's popular small towns were. In 1872 the first railcar loaded with passengers made a memorable first stop in Ridley Park. Well over two centuries later, people getting on and off trains in this bustling borough is no longer an anomaly, as many use the train to commute to the cities of Philadelphia and DC daily. The City of Brotherly Love is only 13 miles away, but at the end of the 1800s, this area was the summer scene for Philly's year-round residents. The stately Victorian homes that the summering city folk built still stand, but the town itself has become a year-round community for those who prefer living the small town life while keeping the city close by. See more

What to keep in mind when looking for apartments with balconies in Ridley Park, PA

Balconies are a coveted amenity for many renters looking for high-rise views and opportunities for fresh air. However, you should keep in mind that balconies often come with restrictions.

Before signing a lease, ask about how many people can be on the balcony at once. Also, ask about whether you’re allowed to store a bike or other items.

You’ll also want to know about any maintenance schedules. Using your balcony as storage could result in fines and intervention from your property management.

Keep in mind that not all balconies are created equally. You may discover the views of the parking area are less than optimal or reduce your overall privacy.

Balconies can also get messy with debris, foliage, dirt, and pollen depending on your location. Renters are typically responsible for any clean-up and basic balcony upkeep.

Regardless of the issues to keep in mind, balconies are usually a big win for Ridley Park renters. Ask about apartments on higher floors for the best views.