Want the perks of New York Co-Op living in Philly? Rittenhouse Plaza is for you. What distinguishes Rittenhouse Plaza from other residences in Philadelphia is that it is not a condo–it’s a cooperative building which means residents are also part owners of the facility. This type of living often makes residents/owners feel a greater sense of pride and community in their spaces, resulting in building stability.
Rittenhouse Plaza boasts an elaborate art decor style, with one of the most interesting lobbies in the city. The pre-war building is 21 stories high, and has some of the largest and most unique penthouses in Philly. Building investors and owners pride themselves on preserving this historic treasure making sure it remains vital to the heart of Rittenhouse Square Park.
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Living in Rittenhouse Plaza
Nothing says luxury like sky-high ceilings–no, really! These spaces feature 9-foot ceilings, original hardwood floors, and gas cooking. As part of it’s 1920’s construction, Rittenhouse Plaza is symmetrical–the building can basically be split down the middle and would be the same on both sides. With two elevators on each floor and three living units per floor, residents enjoy 548 to 2,200 square feet of living space.
Manned by a 24-hour doorman, these pet friendly units have historic charm in the hustle and bustle of Philadelphia. Love the outdoors? Rittenhouse Plaza is right outside Rittenhouse Park!
Other features include:
- In-unit washer/dryer in some units
- Some on-site parking
- Variety of unit sizes available
- Taxes included in monthly fees
- Philly car share
- Rooftop deck
- Utilities included
- Fitness center
What’s Nearby Rittenhouse Plaza?
Where you live should be close to where you work and play, too! While residing in Rittenhouse Plaza, you have all of Philly at your fingertips.
Be it the historic views of Rittenhouse Square Park, or the hustle and bustle of Philly Nightlife, there’s something for everyone.
Art and Entertainment
If you want to see art or experience it, Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens and Philadelphia Museum of Art are here for you.
Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens is an immersive mixed media art environment covered completely with mosaics. Creator Isaiah Zagar utilizes handmade tiles, bottles, bicycle wheels, mirrors, and international folk art to chronicle his life. Just under a mile from Rittenhouse Plaza, the space includes two indoor galleries and a bi-level outdoor sculpture garden.
Whether hanging out with coworkers for happy hour or meeting up with friends, nightlife near Rittenhouse Plaza can’t be beat.
Popular party destinations include Rec & Royal and the Graffiti Bar. Love dining on a dime? Say sip, sip, hooray to Happy Hour every Monday through Friday from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the Graffiti Bar! Dive into dumplings and spring rolls, bao buns and more!
Happy hour not your thing? Dining options near Rittenhouse Plaza are endless. Try the cocktail bar and restaurant, Harper’s Garden located on South 18th between Market St. and Chestnut St. as it offers seasonal dishes and vibrant gardens to enjoy a meal in the town, but tucked away from it all.
Why Rittenhouse Plaza?
Rittenhouse Plaza is located in Center City West, one of the most desired neighborhoods within Center City. Rittenhouse Plaza attracts residences not just because of its aesthetics, but because of its proximity to shopping, financial, and museum districts.
Whether you are a scholar attending a nearby institution of higher education, or an up-and-coming socialite, there is a space for everyone here.
Need commuter options? Rittenhouse Plaza earned a walk score of 100 meaning you seldom need a car. Say hello to walker’s paradise!
Ready to Call Rittenhouse Plaza Home?
If you’re interested in learning more about co-op living in Rittenhouse Plaza or want to know more about the luxury homes we have for rent or for sale, now is the time to pick up the phone and call (215) 546-6000. The luxury market in Philly is hot which means units are going fast.
Contact the Philly luxury realtor Nancy Alperin at Maxwell Realty Company today. Nancy is a creative and forward-thinking executive, and will work harder than any other real estate agent to get you into the perfect condo or apartment. Welcome home!