About

The Metropolitan apartments in Center City, Philadelphia stand tall in the center of our city’s historic skyline. Designed by French architect Louis Jallade in the 1920s, this twin-tower apartment building showcases 26 stories of Art Deco elegance and has a prominent history as the former Philadelphia YMCA Armed Forces Building. Before being transformed into the Center City apartment building it is today, The Metropolitan was home to United States servicemen during World War II. Today, The Metropolitan is recognized as one of the best apartment buildings in Philadelphia. You will find a spacious studio, 1-, 2-and 3-bedroom apartment rentals. As well as amenities that include a lounge, gym, basketball court and a rooftop with a gorgeous view of the City Hall and Love Park.

About

The Metropolitan apartments in Center City, Philadelphia stand tall in the center of our city’s historic skyline. Designed by French architect Louis Jallade in the 1920s, this twin-tower apartment building showcases 26 stories of Art Deco elegance and has a prominent history as the former Philadelphia YMCA Armed Forces Building. Before being transformed into the Center City apartment building it is today, The Metropolitan was home to United States servicemen during World War II. Today, The Metropolitan is recognized as one of the best apartment buildings in Philadelphia. You will find a spacious studio, 1-, 2-and 3-bedroom apartment rentals. As well as amenities that include a lounge, gym, basketball court and a rooftop with a gorgeous view of the City Hall and Love Park.

Thrilled to share that The Metropolitan Apartments has been honored with the prestigious title of being voted the number 3 best apartment community in Philadelphia by the The Philadelphia Inquirer🏆🎉

This recognition is a testament to our unwavering commitment to providing exceptional living experiences and creating vibrant communities where our residents truly feel at home. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to all our residents, partners, and team members for their invaluable support and dedication!

The Building

0
Year Built
0
Number of Units
0
Floor
0
Type of Units

Studio    1-bedroom    2-bedroom   3-bedroom

Creating Homes.
Growing Communities.

The Metropolitan apartments feature original limestone details, terra-cotta tiles, and hand-carved cornices. Fall in love with restored architectural details and contemporary amenities, including renovated kitchens with luxurious personal touches. All units are equipped with in-unit washer and dryer, dishwasher, walk-in closets, and offer spacious layouts. 

Floor Plan

Apartment / Community / Amenities

Amenities

Exclusive to Metropolitan residents, MetroFit is the largest residential fitness facility in Philadelphia. The historic 1920s gymnasium in The Metropolitan, once the site of the region’s first YMCA and largest USO branch, has been restored as a state-of-the-art athletic facility. In the spirit of the original YMCA, MetroFit features sports leagues, modern workout equipment, and social events. The newly renovated MetroFit is an opportunity to invigorate a lifestyle of wellness at the Metropolitan. For booking email metrofit@gy-properties.com

COMMUNITY AMENITIES

COMMUNITY AMENITIES

APARTMENT AMENITIES

APARTMENT AMENITIES

Your New Neighborhood

Education

Shopping centers

Ready To Call
Metropolitan Home?

Click Here To Apply Now And Start On Your Journey Home.

WRITE US

Give us a call and we’ll happily get in touch!

Real-time video tours are also available.

The Metropolitan Apartments

117 North 15 th Street.

 Philadelphia, PA 19102