The Branden

Spacious and charming studio and one bedroom apartments blocks from Penn Campus

4035 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia PA 19104

Our Property

The Branden offers spacious and charming one bedroom and studio apartments. Just blocks from UPenn’s Campus, the Branden is at an ideal location directly across the street from the University City Police Station and is within one block of both Acme and the 40th street SEPTA Market-Frankford Line. Leases start from June to September.


  • Flat Rate Utilities: $30 per person covers heat, hot water and gas included in rent
  • High-speed internet included in rent
  • Modern kitchens
  • Hardwood Floors
  • On-Site Laundry Facilities
  • 24 Hour Emergency Maintenance
  • Elevator Service
      Studios From $1100
      One From $1125

      The Branden – Nearby Attractions


      4060 Chestnut Street

      Located right across from The Branden, New Style Pizzeria offers a wide variety of Pizza, Steaks and Italian Specialties.


      4006 Spruce Street

      University City’s Premium Family Fun Center featuring all the latest games as well as classic pinball options.


      4012 Walnut Street

      Cinemark features the newest movies available and offers students a discount when providing their student ID!

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      Spruce Hill & University City Area

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      • Hardwood Floors Available
      • High-Speed Internet Available
      • Exposed Brick, Oak Floors, New Kitchens Available


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