Shadyside Apartments for Rent | Shadyside Commons

Shadyside Commons

Apply Now | Resident Login


A former family hardware business, Shadyside Commons is a Pittsburgh apartment community that was built in 1903 in a sleek industrial style. Our Shadyside apartments for rent feature exposed brick elements, impressive arches, and detailed cornices, and have been repurposed into unique 1- and 2-bedroom apartments

property image

Peaceful Pittsburgh Lifestyles

Our Shadyside apartments for rent in Pittsburgh are outfitted with contemporary amenities. Gourmet kitchens, 18-foot cedar plank ceilings and spacious floor plans in each apartment home are complemented by the landscaped courtyard and striking lobby the building maintains. With proximity to downtown Pittsburgh and a tranquil neighborhood surrounded by green space, our luxury apartments in Shadyside Pittsburgh offer an exceptional residential experience in an urban environment with a perfect commute.

Schedule a Tour


Rich with character and architectural details, our luxury Shadyside apartments for rent offer the best in contemporary amenities. Expansive ceilings, exposed brick, and unique lofted floor plans create an environment that enriches your lifestyle.

  • Pet-friendly apartments (restrictions apply)
  • 24-hour maintenance
  • Convenient online resident services
  • On-site management
  • Package receiving services
  • Smoke-free apartments
  • State-of-the-art fitness center
  • Beautiful courtyard with ample seating and outdoor television
  • Indoor and gated assigned parking
  • Newly renovated lobby with ample guest seating
  • Communal balconies
  • Preferred Employer Program
  • Ample closet space with adjustable shelving and custom storage
  • In-suite washer and dryer
  • High ceiling with large windows
  • Individual climate control in each unit
  • Lofted floor plans feature spiral staircases and second-level bedrooms*
  • Historic building
  • Beautifully landscaped outdoor space
  • Warm, neutral finishes throughout
  • Environmentally conscious finishes and construction methods
  • Remote controlled fans in all living areas and most bedrooms
  • All brushed nickel door hardware, bathroom accessories, bath and kitchen faucets
  • USB charging ports in all kitchens, living rooms, and bedrooms
  • Modern, energy-saving LED lighting throughout
  • Exposed original timber in all apartments
  • Exposed brick in select apartments
  • Plush patterned carpet in all bedrooms
  • Spill-proof luxury vinyl plank flooring (wood look) throughout all living areas
  • Brand new stainless steel applicances
  • Granite countertops and breakfast bars in most kitchens
  • Dark wood cabinets with soft close doors and drawers
  • Pantry in select apartments
  • Built-in microwave
  • Ample outlets
  • Garbage disposal
  • Under cabinet lighting
  • Authentic subway tile bath surrounds
  • Cultured marble sink with built-in storage vanity
  • Full wall-to-wall vanity mirrors
  • Sleek, antimicrobial, spill-proof white quartz countertops continued in all bathrooms
  • Oversized shower heads
  • Free Metropolitan wireless available throughout
  • 65” flat screen TV
  • Ample seating
  • Dimmable lighting
  • Original granite fireplace
  • 90” billiards table and accessories
  • Ample seating
  • French Door Refrigerator with ice and water dispenser
  • Double Convection Oven
  • Conduction Cooktop with exhaust hood
  • Dishwasher
  • Starbucks Coffee machine
  • Island and Counter Seating
  • USB charging ports
  • Seating for 6
  • Cable connected TV
*In select Shadyside apartments

Floor Plans

1 Bedroom

564 - 908 SQ. FT.
FROM $1405
Check Availability
1 Bed / 1 Bath
1 Bed / 2 Bath
1 Bed / 2 Bath
1 Bed / 2 Bath
1 Bed / 2 Bath
1 Bed / 2 Bath
1 Bed / 2 Bath
1 Bed / 1 Bath
1 Bed / 2 Bath

2 Bedroom

971 - 1144 SQ. FT.
FROM $1995
Check Availability
Please Call for Future Availability: 412.683.9101
Pricing and availability subject to change at any time.

Pittsburgh, PA

Alive with Culture


In a city built on steel but driven by culture, Shadyside Commons apartment community is located in the young, vibrant Shadyside neighborhood. These 1 & 2-bedroom apartments are within easy walking distance of the University of Pittsburgh, UPMC-Shadyside, and Carnegie Mellon and provide easy access to Pittsburgh's museums and restaurants. Enjoy nearby Ellsworth Avenue and Walnut Street shopping and afterwards, relax at one of the numerous parks and green spaces.

Students & Professionals

Looking for an apartment near UPMC Shadyside, Carnegie Mellon University, or the University of Pittsburgh Medical College? Learn more about Shadyside and our promotion for medical students and professionals by clicking here.


Points of Interest In Pittsburgh


  • Station Square
  • Alex and Ani
  • Moda
  • Hey Betty!
  • J. Crew
  • Roberta Weissburg Leathers
  • Apple Store
  • Williams-Sonoma
  • Caliban Book Shop
  • Whole Foods Market


  • Church Brew Works
  • Eden
  • Avenue B
  • La Feria
  • Girasole
  • Umi
  • Mercurio’s
  • Pamela's Diner
  • Open Bottle Bistro
  • BRGR


  • The Andy Warhol Museum
  • Pittsburgh Center for the Arts
  • Carnegie Museum of Art
  • Hilman Library
  • The Nationality Rooms at the Cathedral of Learning
  • Carnegie Museum of Natural History
  • Heinz Memorial Chapel
  • Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
  • Children's Museum of Pittsburgh
  • Mellon Park


  • Children's Hospital
  • West Penn Hospital
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • UPMC-Shadyside
  • Kraft Heinz Company
  • PNC Bank
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Alcoa Corporate Center
  • Fidelity Bank
  • Hillman Center

Find Out More

401 Amberson Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Leasing Office Phone:
M-F: 9 - 5:30pm, SAT: 10 - 4pm, SUN: Closed
or anytime by appointment
Fields marked with an * are required

All Properties

Fields marked with an * are required