Leasing Now! – Centennial Village

Centennial Village, a 51-unit mixed-use development at 52nd Street & Parkside Avenue is now accepting applications for tenants.  UPDATE: Apartment Building move-in is anticipated June to July 2018. Applications are still being accepted for 1 bedroom & 3 bedrooms units especially those in need of accessible units.  See below for more information and link to application.

The mixed-use development will include a mix of one, two, three & four bedroom affordable apartments and houses and four commercial spaces in the vicinity of N 52nd Street and Parkside Avenue in the West Parkside neighborhood of Philadelphia.

Site plan board

(Overall Project Site Plan – Red = New Construction; Blue = Rehabilitation)

LOCATION – Centennial Village is located across from Fairmount Park and in close proximity to the ParkWest Town Center, which includes a ShopRite, Lowes and other retailers and services. SEPTA buses 52 and 40 stop within one block of the site and the 10 Trolley stop is 0.3 miles away.

UNIT MIX - 28 one-bedroom and 2 three-bedroom units are located in a 4-story apartment building designed to accommodate seniors and individuals with mobility impairments.  4 one-bedroom units are located above commercial space along 52nd Street and 1 one-bedroom unit is located in a duplex on Parkside Avenue. 2 two-bedroom flats are on the corner of 52nd & Parkside and 1 two-bedroom house is on Columbia Ave. There are 10 three-bedroom and 2 four-bedroom houses/apartments scattered on adjacent streets.

AMENITIES – Amenities will include individually controlled heat and air conditioning, Energy Star appliances, and in-unit laundry. There will also be two community parks and a community garden area, where residents will be able to grow their own vegetables.

AFFORDABLE - Income limits apply to all units and income guidelines are included on the application. If you are unsure if you meet the income guidelines, still submit an application and our rental management team verify your eligibility.

APPLICATION PROCESS - Applications are still being accepted for one-bedroom and three-bedroom units. If you need an accessible unit, please indicate so on your application.

  1. Print and complete the Centennial Village Rental Application here.
  2. Mail your application to Centennial Village, c/o Octavia Hill Association, Public Ledger Building, 620 Chestnut St, Suite 1025, Philadelphia, PA 19106. To be considered, all applications must be mailed. Community Ventures will not accept applications dropped off at its offices or at Parkside Association’s office.

QUESTIONS? - Please call or email Joyce Smith, Centennial Village Property Manager at 215-848-1032 or jsmith@community-ventures.org