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.

 

For any housing search site or online classifies search for Abington, PA ; Willow Grove, PA ; or Jenkintown, PA. These are areas near and around the campus.

 

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If you are interested in finding a roommate, we use Facebook for that purpose. It is a place to meet and message each other.

 

  • Please email Dan Kim, the Off Campus Housing Coordinator if you are interested in being added to the site to be added you must provide a link to your Facebook page and your PSU ID.
  • Additional information on housing and finding a roommate can be found at:
  • For all questions, please email dankim@psu.edu or call 215-881-7510.

 

For any questions, please email Dan Kim at dankim@psu.edu or leave a voice mail at 215-881-7510. Please note messages left after 5:00 pm Friday EST, will be returned on the following Wednesday. For assistance on Monday or Tuesday please contact Tracy Reed, the Assistant Director of Student Life, at tmreed@psu.edu or call 215-881-7508.

Abington

 

House share


Number of bedrooms for rent: Three (3)
Contact person: Stephen Turner
Address: 1491 Huntingdon Road, Abington, PA
Phone:  (646) 509-8967
Email: sturner@turnerdevaughn.com
Monthly rent: $550 for the medium-sized bedroom; $650 for large bedroom; $750 for masterbedroom
Brief description: Shared home in quiet neighborhood near Penn State, on a tree-lined street.
Single family stone home one-third of a mile from the campus – less than ten minute walk to school. Also, three blocks from Target Center and four blocks from Abington Hospital. Parking for three cars. Full bath and a half bath on same level as bedrooms. Additional quiet study space on second floor, plus access to living room, kitchen, porch and yard. Rates are based on 12 month lease beginning August 15. Option for 10 month lease. Utilities, cable and internet shared equally.


Apartment


One bedroom
Deborah
484-432-6611
deborah2465@comcast.net
Apartment for rent on a quiet street in Abington with fresh paint, new carpets throughout, nice size kitchen & living room. Owner lives on 1st Floor. Smoke-free environment is a must. If you are a party person this is NOT for you. Quiet entertaining is fine. Artsy feeling apartment - perfect for a commuter. On street parking, walk to train - located 2 blocks from the Roslyn Train Station (R2 Line that goes to the airport), 5-10 minute drive to campus. Landlord is a PA Licensed Realtor.

House-share

Single private bedroom & bath
Jennie Choe
267-644-7362
Single private bedroom in house available for rent with bathroom. On the corner of Old York Rd & Canterbury Ave, international students welcomed, https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/1792060

Condo for rent

Two bedrooms
Donna Gellert
dgellert101@gmail.com
Rent is $1200

Ten-minute drive to campus, two-bedroom located in a condo community called International Village.

House-share

Single bedroom
267-495-8636
Rent: $600 to $700
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.

House-share


Single Bedroom
Suzette Hewett
215-740-9669
SuzyQPA2@gmail.com
Rent: $600 per month or $125 a week
Room for rent in Family's house, 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.

Apartment

Single Bedroom - studio
267-625-0281
Rent: $900
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.

Erdenheim


House-share

Single room
Beth Drezner
215-233-4525
Rent: $450 (includes all utilities)
Large private room in house for rent. Spacious home to share; Near transportation and 15 minutes from campus. Must be responsible and like animals.

Glenside


House

Four to Five bedrooms
267-625-6711
ValleyH6@gmail.com
Rent: $1600 + utilities
Walk to Glenside SEPTA station/ Bus 22/70/ Cheltanham Bus Station/ Mall.  Large Twin Glenside house on quaint street.  4-5 bedrooms, 2 full baths, washer dryer, hi-efficiency gas central hvac, fridge, stove, dishwasher, large elevated deck, hardwood floors, small grass lot, walkout unfinished basement. Each bedroom with two closets. Off-street parking. No pets. No smokers. Available June, 2014.

House-share

Single bedroom
Frances Liao
267-225-1468
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.

Hatboro


House share

Number of bedrooms: 1 bedroom
Posting Date: August 13, 2014
Contact person: Melissa Keehn
Address: 103 Holly Dr, Hatboro PA 19040
Phone: 609-922-0995      
Email: Melissa.a.keehn@gmail.com     
Monthly rent: 550.00
Brief description:  Room for rent in my spacious Hatboro home. 15 min from campus. Private, fully furnished room with shared bath.  550.00 a month covers rent, utilities and cable/internet. Must be animal friendly. Available immediately. Female preferred. Use of house including washer and dryer, office area

Huntingdon Valley


House-share

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

Northeast Philadelphia


House share


Number of bedrooms: 1 br
Contact person: Kha Vu
Address: 6215 Lawndale Ave, Phila, PA 19111
Phone: 484 - 477- 3683
Email: kmv5108@psu.edu
Monthly rent: $300.00
Brief description:  Your choice of a small unfurnished house bedroom in the upper level or an unfurnished room in the lower level with your own private access to the door for you to come in and out as you please for $100 more. It is situated in a peaceful and quiet neighborhood located in Northeast Philly just 30 minute drive away from Penn State Abington. The house is also within close proximity to shopping centers and a 24 hour Rite Aid Pharmacy for any of your last minute needs. You may raise small animals such as hamsters.

House-share

Multiple bedrooms
215-370-6010
Rent: $400 to $500 depending if room is shared (utilities included)
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.

Roslyn


Apartment

Three bedrooms
Miriam Einhorn,
7900 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA 19027
215-884-0230
mseinhorn@comcast.net
Rent: $1900
Apartment available on 8th floor with 3 bedrooms at Elkins Park House. Just renovated and is pet free, price includes everything but electric, train is a quarter mile. Credit check required. Contact

Upper Moreland

Willow Grove

 

House

Two bedrooms
Debbie
215 285 3254
Rent: $700
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.

Wyncote


House-share

Three Bedrooms
Michael Sloane
215-481-0770 Phone, 267-474-7092 Mobile
mssloane@verizon.net
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.

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

The Pennsylvania 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.

Dan Kim, the Off Campus Housing Coordinator is available to answer any questions on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from noon until 5:00pm. Any messages left after 5:00pm on Friday will be returned the following Wednesday.

If you need assistance on Monday or Tuesday please contact Tracy Reed, the Assistant Director of Student Life, at tmreed@psu.edu or call 215-881-7508.