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May 10, 2014 (Mother’s Day Weekend) from 10:00am - 4:00pm

Community Partner

Tickets are $25 for adults and $10 for children 6-18 years old A Cocktail Party will be held Friday, May 9, 2014 at The LeMont from 6:30pm-10:30pm Cocktail Party tickets are $60 per person which includes heavy hors d’oeuvres and two drink tickets

*Tickets for the Home Tour and Cocktail Party will go on sale on April 1, 2014 at

All funds raised through this event and auctions will further support the mission and community initiatives of the Junior League of Pittsburgh. For additional information, call 412-488-9270

BUYING OR SELLING A HOME? Choose a pro who lives and works in the city. Rick Schweikert 412-352-3417 KELLER WILLIAMS REALTY 5425 Baum Blvd. Pittsburgh, PA 15232 rickschweikert@ rickschweikert Find me on Facebook!

The city of Pittsburgh has a place for everyone when it comes to luxurious living. After all, Pittsburgh was voted America’s most livable city by the Economist Intelligence Unit. Each neighborhood in this city has something unique to offer. Downtown provides close proximity to the Cultural District and the bustling business world. The exciting South Side shows just how much fun Pittsburghers have, while neighborhoods like Shadyside, Squirrel Hill and Lawrenceville are trendy and vibrant. But these are just a few of the exciting neighborhoods that you have to choose from in Pittsburgh. If you are looking for a new place to call home, flip through these pages and you will find what you are looking for. A D V E R T I S I N G

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walnut capital We can’t wait to help you find the perfect place! The new Bakery Living community will offer studio, one and two bedroom units equipped with top of the line appliances including in unit washer and dryer. A large variety of floor plans are available – to meet your expectations and budget. Many apartments will offer balconies or patios. A swimming pool, fitness center, movie theater/gaming room, and stunning views are just a few features. Onsite there is a bike/walking path that will lead you straight to the heart of Shadyside. The apartments will have a smoke free and pet friendly environment.


Allegheny Center

151 Fort Pitt Boulevard Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-901-6900 This is the first new condominium constructed in Pittsburgh’s Golden Triangle since 1968 and has 82 residences. It offers luxurious urban living combined with spectacular views of the city.

Ten Allegheny Center Pittsburgh, PA 15212 412-231-6688 apartments Allegheny Center offers residents a fully equipped exercise facility and beautiful rooftop sun-decks with a spectacular view of downtown Pittsburgh.

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Bakery Living Amenities: • On-Site Management and Maintenance • Online Service Request • Full-service concierge • Courtesy Package acceptance and storage • Walnut Perks – Resident Discount Program • Common area Wi-Fi • Parking garage with direct access to all floors and two EV car charging stations • Smoke-free building • 24 hour fully equipped fitness center with direct access to bike path • Secure indoor bike storage room and repair station • Three distinct, stylish lounges complete with a fireplace, billiard table and bar • Sun Deck, outdoor bar & grilling stations • Pet-friendly community • Business Center

• Spectacular indoor/ outdoor swimming pool for year round use • Meditative courtyard with water and fire elements • Conference facilities • Movie theater and gaming room with comfortable seating • Convenient access to parks, bike paths, coffee shops & retail technologyrelated employers • Stunning gourmet kitchens include Quartz countertops, Kohler faucets, Whirlpool ICE line appliances and dark Espresso cabinets • Nine-foot ceilings in most residences • In unit washer and dryer • Fully operational TRACO energy efficient windows • Many residences have spacious private balconies or private walk out patios

We can’t wait to help you find the perfect place! To speak with a leasing specialist or to make an appointment please call 412-683-3810. A D V E R T I S I N G

201 Stanwix Street Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-584-4072 This former Bell Telephone Building now features 158 luxury one-two-bedroom apartments in downtown Pittsburgh and is part of the National Register of Historic Places.

526 Penn Avenue Apartments 526 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-227-0959 These newly-renovated apartment homes have kept their historic charm. Located in the Cultural District, these apartments are perfect for entertaining.

900 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-688-7200 This former printing factory is now 25 luxury-loft apartments located in the heart of the Cultural District.

941 Penn 941 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-855-8419 This luxurious condominium is located in the Cultural District and has a private balcony with a beautiful view. S U P P L E M E N T

The Carlyle 306 Fourth Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-325-1190 Choose from six unique floor plans at this classic 1920s downtown building. With a completely renovated interior, the charm does not stop when you walk through the door.

Carson Street Commons 2529 East Carson Street Pittsburgh, PA 15203 412-431-1183 Situated side-by-side with the South Side shops and restaurants, the Carson Street Commons has a 24-hour fitness center, walking trails and is petfriendly.

Century Building 130 Seventh Street Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-688-7200 This restored 1907 building located in the Cultural District has 60 residential lofts, commercial, retail and amenity spaces.

Chatham Tower Condominiums 112 Washington Place Pittsburgh, PA 15219 412-391-8040 Located just across from the Consol Energy Center, Chatham Tower is surrounded by the pulse of the city and defines downtown living.

The Cork Factory Lofts 2349 Railroad Street Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-552-3176 This historic Strip District structure is one of Pittsburgh’s most popular urban residences due to unmatched building amenities and services. It is complemented by beautiful landscape, a pool deck and spectacular views of the city.

Crane Village Apartments 651 Oaklynn Court Pittsburgh, PA 15220 877-292-8321 Choose from a studio, one-two-three-bedroom apartment homes, or a two-bedroom townhome on this 15-acre property.

Crawford Square Apartments 510 Protectory Place Pittsburgh, PA 15219 412-281-9955 Crawford Square Apartments offer a range of floor plans and modern amenities conveniently located to a number of downtown attractions.

Devon Tower Apartments 4920 Centre Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15213 412-621-4030 Devon Tower is located in the center of the city and is within walking distance to the campuses of CMU, Carlow College and University of Pittsburgh, as well as with university-related hospitals.

Doughboy Apartments 3400 Butler Street Pittsburgh, PA 15201 412-683-3230 doughboy-square-apartments

CITY LIVING AT ITS BEST Doughboy Apartments is an urban infill project in Lawrenceville. Units will range in size from 850-square-foot one-bedroom units to 1600-square-foot two-bedroom units.

The Encore on Seventh 100 Seventh Street Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-200-1237 Located in the heart of the Cultural District, The Encore on Seventh has picture windows featuring the most breathtaking views of Pittsburgh and its three rivers.

Ecocraft 1-800-274-6198 Inspired by West Coast modern architecture, the EcoMod Home harmonizes energy efficiency and modern urban design. Its advanced Systems-Built approach allows virtually any home plan to be built in as little as 90 days.

The Fairfax Apartments 4614 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15213 412-621-4030 The Fairfax Apartments are just a short walk from most of Pittsburgh’s colleges and feature newly remodeled spacious floor plans.

Fifth Avenue School Lofts 1800 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15219 412-242-0273 This renovation of the historic Fifth Avenue School building offers the best of loft living with 65 large sunny units with distinctive layouts, high-quality finishes and great views.

Franklin West 272 Shady Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15206 412-661-1151 Franklin West has superior apartments and townhouses in Shadyside, Butler, Oakmont and Gibsonia.

Gateway at Summerset Apartments 1876 Parkview Boulevard Pittsburgh, PA 15217 855-202-0609 The high-end touches here provide all the perks of upscale apartment living joined with the charm of a traditional neighborhood. It is just minutes from The Waterfront, Frick Park and Squirrel Hill.

Gateway Towers Condominiums 320 Fort Duquesne Boulevard Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-471-3400 Experience a neighborhood in a high-rise at Gateway Towers, in downtown Pittsburgh. Here you will find all the amenities that include fine living at its best.

Grandview Pointe Luxury Apartments 1411 Grandview Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15211 855-825-0717 Centrally located atop Mount Washington, enjoy a breathtaking view of the city of Pittsburgh while living in a spectacular apartment.

Heinz Lofts 300 Heinz Street Pittsburgh, PA 15212 877-821-7207 Heinz Lofts offer a

majestic view of the Allegheny River and downtown Pittsburgh. Expect apartments that are expansive-feeling, with up to 16-foot ceilings and generous square footage.

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Hyland Hills Apartment Homes 275 Oakville Drive Pittsburgh, PA 15220 412-921-4416 Hyland Hill has exciting amenities both inside and outside. The prime location provides city convenience in a country setting.

J.B.T. Properties 2020 Smallman Street Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-261-0101 Located in the Pittsburgh’s Strip District. JBT Properties manages both commercial and residential properties.

stunning 2400 sf Strip District penthouse • private 30’ rooftop terrace with city skyline views • 3 BR, 2 BA, 2 covered parking spaces • highest quality finishes, fixtures, and cabinetry • tax abatement • $999k

Keller Williams– Rick Schweikert 4208 Centre Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15213 4BR, 3BA House – As close to the University of Pittsburgh as you can get! This solid brick home boasts a large outdoor dining area, sunroom, and tremendous gardening area. ALL of which have stunning views of the Cathedral and surrounding Oakland.

Kenmawr Apartments 401 Shady Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15206 412-361-2774 Located in vibrant Shadyside, the recent multi-million-dollar renovation has left these fine apartments better than ever.

luxurious 2100 sf condo in the Cultural District • private balcony overlooking treelined street • 2 BR, 2 BA • large open living/kitchen area perfect for entertaining • near sidewalk cafes, galleries, stadiums, shops, river trails • tax abatement • $725k


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RE/Max Realty Pittsburgh is a New City!

As an urban living enthusiast and real estate professional at RE/MAX Select Realty, Kathy Wallace has handled the marketing and pre-sales for the city’s sold-out 941 Penn condos (downtown), the Otto Milk building (Strip District), Glass Lofts (Friendship) and LoLa Lofts (Lawrenceville). She remains active in the marketing and sales of these and other buildings in the city. For information on re-sales of existing units or upcoming projects and listings,

contact her by phone (412-855-8419) or email ( Kathy: “The development of condos in Pittsburgh has created vertical neighborhoods of stakeholders who want to live exciting, active lives in an urban environment with diversities of culture, entertainment, outdoor and social activities. I love living and working downtown. These days Pittsburgh really does feel like a brand new city.”

Housing Authority City of Pittsburgh

HACP will help address the city’s growing demand for affordable housing by opening its Housing Choice Voucher Program to new applicants, with the goal of adding 5,000 families to its waiting list through a lottery system. Applications will be accepted online between April 28 and May 11, 2014. As rental prices continue to rise and the city’s stock of affordable housing becomes increasingly scarce, HACP anticipates that up to 20,000 applications will be submitted for the lottery. In order to accom-

modate the high volume of applications, HACP will be using an online-only application system, housed at: Applications can be submitted from any public or personal computer, tablet, or smart phone with internet access. “Pittsburgh families are in dire need of affordable housing options and re-opening the HCV Waiting List should provide relief to the thousands of individuals struggling to find an affordable place to call home,” HACP Executive Director Caster D. Binion said.

River View Ridge Condominiums

A Boutique Living Experience — Where Tremendous Views Abound! Tired of feeding the rent monster and gaining no equity? Fifty or more residents sharing limited common areas and elevators? Limited or no parking? Cheap concrete floors, cheap engineered flooring, and builder grade appliances?

with a private balcony. There is also a private garage with abundant storage. The building is located at the end of a quiet street where there is ample and safe on-street parking and is steps away from the beautiful Cliffside park.

Why throw money away on rent when you can build equity in one of Pittsburgh best condo developments?

The developer is offering the units at a very competitive price point, with tax abatement and innovative financing options. Why waste money on rent when you can own at the same price!? Home ownership is a fantastic investment, and this area is sure to appreciate in value due to large investments happening. Get in from the ground floor!

If you are faced with any of these questions or inconveniences, you should definitely check out The River View Ridge Condominiums. The condos provide an awesome and protected panoramic view of the downtown skyline, the Strip District and North Shore. Nearby highway arteries provide quick and easy access, while downtown and the Strip are steps away.

The River View Ridge condominiums are your opportunity for luxury living, real estate appreciation at an affordable price. Come see these luxurious condos at our wine tasting event May 2nd, 5-7.

The boutique condo building offers privacy not attained in large condo buildings. The elevator brings you up to your own private vestibule for easy and private entry to your unit

For more information you can visit the website at or contact Chris Ivory, Keller Williams Realty, at (412) 853-2020.


CITY LIVING AT ITS BEST The Locomotive Lofts 4840 Harrison Street Pittsburgh, PA 15201 412-621-1133 With a prime location adjacent to vibrant Butler Street in Lawrenceville, these one-two-bedroom apartments are great for anyone looking for an exciting, greener urban lifestyle.

Lot 24 2404 Railroad Street Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-552-3186 This newly renovated 96-unit apartment property is located in the Strip District and boasts sustainable living. The amenities do not fall short as they have a terrace, club room, heated pool and much more.

Market Square Place Lofts 222 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-281-7675 The 46 loft-style rental apartments define “urban chic” with the open floor plan, huge windows and exposed bricks and beams that date back to the turn of the century.

Morgan at North Shore Apartments

412-476-3377 This pet-friendly community lies along the Monongahela River in the historic Homestead area. The river view and trails create ample green space.

Mountvue Apartments 5 Grandview Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15211 412-488-6863 Mountvue Apartments is located in the beautiful Mount Washington with a view of the entire city.

Otto Milk Condominiums 2434 Smallman Street Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-288-2566 Otto Milk features one-two-bedroom lofts in the historic Strip District with high ceilings, rooftop decks, terraces, two-story units, gathering areas and a fitness center.

Penn Garrison Lofts 915 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-227-0959 Located in the heart of downtown’s Cultural District, these stylish lofts have 117 units ranging from studios to two-floor penthouses.

100 Anderson Street Pittsburgh, PA 15212 412-321-2300 This riverfront location offers spectacular views of the city, private balconies and entrances, a 24-hour fitness center and a heated swimming pool.

The Pennsylvanian

Morgan Communities – The Waterfront

Piatt Place

611 E. Waterfront Drive Munhall, PA 15120 S U P P L E M E N T

1100 Liberty Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-391-6730 The Pennsylvanian guarantees elegant living in this historical building located downtown.

301 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-434-1181 Situated downtown, the

Piatt Place is a majestic redesign of the former Lazarus department store. Private access to the upper levels reveal luxury rooftop condos with outdoor terraces.

Portal Place Apartments 2633 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15213 412-403-5037 Spacious and modern one-two-bedroom apartments in Oakland feature fully equipped kitchens with breakfast bars, walk-in closets and plush neutral carpeting.

River View Ridge 1825 Arcena Street Pittsburgh, PA 15219 412-831-3800 These three luxury high-rise condos offer stunning panoramic views of the Allegheny River, the Strip District and the downtown Pittsburgh skyline from the roof-top deck and private balcony.

River Vue 300 Liberty Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412- 434-5700 Located at the Point, this sophisticated downtown residence features 218 unique one-two-bedroom apartments, as well as two-story homes.

The Standard Life Building 345 Fourth Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-339-0352 This exquisitelydesigned landmark has been reinvented with 36 spacious, modern one to three bedroom apartments in vibrant downtown.

CITY LIVING AT ITS BEST Starr Lofts 4115 Butler Street Pittsburgh, PA 15201 412-450-0053 This green renovation of a historic Lawrenceville building features airconditioning, in-unit laundry, exposed brick and 11-foot ceilings.

Pittsburgh PA 15232 412-683-3810 Walnut Capital is one of Pittsburgh’s largest and fastest growing real-estate management companies. When you are ready to buy or sell a home, the professionals here have the expertise and sales tools to help.

Walnut Capital 5500 Walnut Street, Suite 300


4th Floor 10,000 SqFt Available 6,700 SqFt Class A Office 2,500 SqFt Raw Open Space

7070 Forward Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15217 412-683-3810 Walnut Towers, in Squirrel Hill, offers an urban location nestled near the beautiful green space of Frick Park.

Walnut on Highland

3rd Floor 6,000 SqFt Available 2,000 SqFt Class A Office 2nd Floor 6,000 SqFt Available Street Access to Showroom

Washington Plaza Luxury Apartments

121 S. Highland Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15206 412-683-3810 Walnut on Highland is an urban housing and retail complex in heart of revitalized East End featuring gourmet kitchens, breathtaking views, custom-wood cabinets and so much more.

1420 Centre Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15219 412-391-9833 This high-rise features tennis and volleyball courts, a swimming pool, 24-hour fitness center, sauna/tanning beds, floor-to-ceiling windows and shuttle services.



Walnut Towers at Frick Park

University Commons 382 S. Bouquet Street Pittsburgh, PA 15213 412-683-3810 University Commons is located in the heart of Oakland and features one-two-three-bedroom apartments.


Opportunity Available T.C.I. Property Management

Call 412 261 0101 eMail Beth or Michael

New Windows - Lots of Light Interior Light Well Close to Transportation Elevator Access ADA Restrooms Great Amenities (Pancakes) Renovated Historical Site Pressed Tin Ceilings Architectural Molding/ Trim Great Views Off Street Parking

D ON ’ T

MISS YOUR CHANCE TO FIND RENTAL HOUSING YOU CAN AFFORD . Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh HCV (Section 8) Waiting List Lottery Opening The Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh (HACP) will open our Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCV) waiting list on:

Monday, April 28, 2014 (8:00 a.m.) through Sunday, May 11, 2014 (11:59 p.m.) 200 Ross Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Applications will be accepted ONLINE ONLY. You can submit your application from any laptop, tablet, computer or smartphone at any location, anytime during the two-week period. We will be accepting applications online at

For more information visit us at or call us at 1-855-781-8894.

Caster D. Binion, Executive Director A D V E R T I S I N G




City Living 2014  

Pittsburgh City Paper

City Living 2014  

Pittsburgh City Paper