Non-Apartment Complex Rental

The Penn State Abington Off-Campus Housing Reference Guide is designed to supply Penn State Abington students with information on apartments and rentals in the surrounding area. This information is provided to the Abington College as a resource only. The University does not promote or investigate these facilities. Interested persons should thoroughly investigate each opportunity before entering into an agreement with a lessor.


A list of area rooms and apartments can be found in the Times Chronicle or Glenside News, which are published every Wednesday. These newspapers can be found in any local store, or contact Montgomery Newspapers at 215-542-0200 or


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2nd floor private room & bath, available for rent, corner of Old York Rd & Canterbury Ave, international students welcomed,, contact, Jennie Choe, 267-644-7362


Apartment near Abington Hospital, two-bedroom apartment, 900 square feet. More info contact Roman Gratkowski, 267-893-9971


Ten-minute drive to campus, two-bedroom located in a condo community called International Village. Rent is $1200. Donna Gellert:


Ranch house style apartment in Abington. Beautiful 3 bedroom apartment- newer construction; kitchen, over sized dining room/living room combination with cathedral ceiling, 1 full bathroom, plenty of closet space, off street parking, washer/dryer hook-up & includes  refrigerator –walking distance to Penn State Abington. No pets & no smokers please. Heat and water included. $1,400.00 per  month plus electric. Available august 1, 2013 call tony @ 267-246-7739
2 bedroom second floor unit available for rent in Abington 2 bedroom, 1 bath apartment in walking distance to Penn State Abington. Includes refrigerator, washer & dryer, heat & water. Off street parking. No pets or smokers please. $1200.00/month plus electric. Available September 2, 2013 contact tony @ 267-246-7739

Bedroom with private bath for rent in my home which is within walking distance to Penn State.  Includes heat, water, wireless Internet, and kitchen privileges. Close to public transportation, off street parking available if needed. $600-$700 per month. Contact: 215-605-9386


5 minutes from Penn State Abington, Close to the SEPTA Rydal Train Station, Close to Whole Foods, Starbucks, and shopping, $700 per month, includes electricity, heat and hot water, $20 per month for Wi-Fi Internet access, please call 215-884-5242 if interested


Room for rent in Family's house, $600 a month, $125 a week during the summer, large private bedroom with peaceful view, shared bath, bedroom is furnished with bed, desk, chair & dresser. Includes some meals, can use kitchen, fridge. Wi-fi, washer, dryer. Walking distance to SEPTA trains and Penn Shuttle (5-10 mins) or walk to school. Special Requirements or Information: Must have no animal allergies and be a non-smoker, 1 mile from campus, public transportation. Contact: Suzette Hewett, 215-740-9669,


1865 Woodland Road (, 6 available rooms $750 per room except the master bedroom which includes fireplace and master bath for $1000. Must sign a year lease. Special Requirements or Information: Non Smokers only. House is currently up for sale. Contact Maria Guevara, 267-474-7649

Furnished studio apartment in Abington Township; first floor with private entrance; can sleep 2 people; equipped with washer and dryer; rent includes heat, electric, cable TV and internet; easy access to public transportation and shopping; $900.00 per month. Contact 267-625-0281.


Large private room in house for rent; Rent 450/a month ( all utilities included); Spacious home to share; Near transportation and 15 minutes from campus. Must be responsible and like animals. Contact Beth Drezner, 215-233-4525


Single bedroom for rent in a single family home in Glenside. Landlord is looking for a non-smoker, financially stable person. The options to have the room furnished or not is available. Furnished option includes full sized bed. Verizon DSL Internet Cable access. Bathroom and kitchen is shared. The house is within walking distance to Ardsley, North HIll Train station. Washer and dryer available as well as some storage space. No pets allowed. More info, contact Frances Liao at 267-225-1468.



Two apartments at same address: 411 Elk Street, Glenside, PA 19038


First apartment: An efficiency apartment. It has a full bath and eat-in kitchen and a large outside patio. One parking spot is available in the rear of the building. Laundry facilities also available in the building. It is $725/month and includes utilities. Tenant would have to pay for cable and internet.


Second apartment: A two bedroom in the same building, with a parking spot in the rear. This apartment is $1200/month. All utilities are included and the same laundry facilities are on the property. It is in the same building as the above mentioned apartment. Tenant would have to pay for cable and internet.


Contacts for both Elk St apartments: Joseph and Elizabeth Campbell, 215-313-1827,

Huntingdon Valley

Room in spacious house; Rent 450/mo (utilities included); Kitchen/ Bath/ Living Room privileges; Short walk to Train Station.Contact Steven Thomas, 215-680-5267


Beaver Hill Apartments, 100 West Avenue, Jenkintown 19046; apt includes new kitchen, very large living room, dining room, 2 bedrooms (one newer bath), balcony, access to pool and fitness center, doorman, central air, great closet space; $1400 month includes ALL utilities


Contact:  Miriam or Sheldon Einhorn, 215-680-3319 or 215-884-0230




Beaver Hills Condo for rent, 1,150 month, utilities included, 100 West Avenue. Lobby with doorman; Quiet and secured condo offers privacy and security; across street from train station; Courtesy bus to local shopping. Included: Electricity, great cable service, central heat/air. Locked back entrance to building, plenty of parking, pool and gym available. Trash disposal and laundry on floor. Storage space in basement. 2 minutes from 309; l minute from Old York/Broad/611.


1 Bedroom; l bath; on 3rd floor 780+ sq. ft; Large living/dining room; Floor to ceiling sliding glass doors to balcony, curved brick-walled balcony. Large bedroom with large walk-in closet. Angled hallway provides privacy to bedroom. Large walk-in closed in hallway. Full bath; linen closet in hallway, Spacious kitchen with wood floor: new stove and fridge; also has dishwasher/disposal. Parquet floors covered with floor size rug.


Security deposit/two references/credit check required. Contact

Two miles from Penn State, nearby shopping, Noble train station. One furnished bedroom on first floor of single family home: one girl, $600. One to two girls share a walk in finished basement with furniture,powder room, shared full bath on first floor. $500 each. Tenants will have access to kitchen, laundry room, utilities included, non-smokers. Owner has small dog. House has central air freshly painted. Off-street parking. Available May 1st. Contact Jean at


Bedroom for rent in family home - $500 a month WIFI, cable TV, use of washer /dryer/kitchen, access to the rest of the house and backyard, includes some meals. Large sunny bedroom on 3rd floor, fully furnished with twin bed, two dressers, desk, bookcase, chair and computer table. Overhead ceiling fan/light and window air conditioning unit. Shared bathroom. Special Requirements or Information: Must have no animal allergies (I have one cat and one dog) and must be a non-smoker. Located 2 miles from campus, public bus transportation (2 minutes walk), walking distance to SEPTA trains (10 minutes) and Penn Shuttle ( 2-3 minutes walk). Plenty of off street parking. Close to restaurants, grocery stores, pharmacy, movie theater, and other shops. Contact: Maureen Lucak,, 215-886-2409

NE Phila

House to share. Owner lives in the house. Bedrooms are furnished and rec room available if you choose to sleep there as well. Price ranges from $400 to $500 depending if you need a private room or share a room. Everything is included (you buy your own food). Kitchen - modern (microwave, dishwasher). Rec room - cable (semi private room - some furnishings available). Living room - cable. Bedroom is completely furnished (bed, desk, chair, dresser, mirror, trash can) with ceiling fan and window. Washer and dryer, Central air, 2 1/2 bathrooms - may be sharing, Close to public transportation, movies, park, shopping, 1 month rent + 1 month security deposit to move in.


All utilities, cable and internet included, parking is available, close to public transportation, must be clean, no pets, no drugs, no smoking, no drama. Bedrooms, living room and dining room have been freshly painted. For more information contact: 215-370-6010, Diane.


Apt available at 7900 Old York Road 19027, 8th floor with 3 bedrooms at Elkins Park House Price is @1900, Just renovated and is pet free, price includes everything but electric, train is a quarter mile. Credit check required. Contact or 215-884-0230


Looking for a responsible student to share a house in Roslyn. Room is 11ft x 14ft, furnished with a dresser, desk, closet, and twin mattress. House is fully furnished with a full kitchen, single bath, laundry room, dining room, living room, and study space. Located within walking distance of Giant supermarket, Roslyn Train Station and Willow Grove Mall. Also located within 3 blocks of Septa 22 bus route.  Rent is $750 a month plus half utilities, but willing to negotiate! (Pets allowed!) If interested contact property manager at 267-626-0740 or email at

Upper Moreland

Private room in Upper Moreland Township off Warminster Road.  6.5 miles driving distance to campus. Less than 1 mile from the Hatboro train station and bus. $600 monthly lease. All utilities included. Full use of house. Non-smoking environment. Prefer no additional pets. One cat lives in house already. Quiet and safe neighborhood.

Willow Grove

Residential neighborhood. Quiet Street. Spacious 2 bedrooms finished basement, tile throughout, private entrance. living room, full bath,  Nice and clean, windows throughout provides natural light. Internet and cable ready. Convenient to Public Transportation, Mall, Post Office, Library and Shopping Centers. Rent $700. Call Debbie 215 285 3254.


Lovely 3 BR 3 BA house to share. I am a male senior citizen who works from my home office. I also have 2 female bulldogs and a female Chihuahua. The house is situated on a beautiful .25 acre lot with a generous back yard. Included is garage space for 1 car and additional off-street parking. I will consider 1 person or a couple. Michael Sloane, 215-481-0770 Phone, 267-474-7092 Mobile,

Penn State University

The Pennsylvania State University makes no representation whatsoever regarding the housing or the landlords listed through this website. The properties listed are done so at the request of the landlords to assist students in locating possible off-campus housing opportunities. Students are responsible to inspect the property and negotiate lease terms with any landlord.


The Pennsylvania State University has not inspected or investigated these listings or landlords in any way and is not endorsing any specific properties or landlords for students by this listing.


The Pennsylvania State University disclaims any responsibility, among other things, for the condition of any premises, terms of any leases, treatment by any landlord, or compliance with any applicable local zoning ordinances.