Rentals in Fishtown





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Once a commercial fishing district, Fishtown has evolved into a vibrant neighborhood home to art galleries, distilleries, venues, and restaurants. Fishtown’s thriving community and proximity to other popular Philly neighborhoods makes it a popular home for Philly residents.

Discover your dream home in Fishtown

It can seem daunting to find high-quality housing in a new state—until you’ve used Common. Our Fishtown rentals in central Philly offer state-of-the-art units in one of the city’s most vibrant neighborhoods. Choose between a private studio or coliving suite and we’ll take care of the rest, from updated appliances to hassle-free move-in.

What is Coliving in Fishtown?

One of Philly’s fastest-growing neighborhoods, Fishtown is a trendy culinary hub and arts epicenter. Our Fishtown apartments are designed for building community, where you can come home to your private bedroom amidst stunning shared spaces and exclusive Common events. Whether you work from home or commute to Center City, Fishtown coliving is the perfect home base in bustling Philadelphia.

Coliving homes available in Fishtown

Choose between Fishtown studio apartments and coliving suites at Common Frankford, a chic yet cozy community space. All shared suites are fully furnished and all-inclusive, with extra amenities like onsite laundry and high-speed WiFi. Set up your workstation in the library, enjoy happy hour on the outdoor deck, or host suitemate movie night in the lounge.

Frequently asked questions

What is Fishtown known for?

Aptly named for its former role in Philly’s fishing industry, Fishtown sits on the Delaware River in the heart of the city. Today, Fishtown is an energetic and creative hub for students, artists, and young professionals alike. Known for its hipster scene and artsy vibes, Fishtown is packed with galleries, concerts, exhibits, and more. Its narrow streets, row houses, and colorful murals add a unique charm to the centrally located district, becoming known as a place to be in downtown Philly.

What is the public transportation in Fishtown?

Fishtown is well connected via SEPTA, Philadelphia’s extensive train, subway, trolley, and bus network with service across downtown and nearby suburbs. Our Fishtown rooms for rent are conveniently located within walking distance of the Broad Street Line, Route 15 trolley, and several bus routes. Philly also boasts a very bikeable grid system. Easily cycle around the city before using the bike storage at Common Frankford.

What are some fun things to do in Fishtown?

Living in Fishtown means being at the center of the action. The area’s thriving creative scene leaves no shortage of cultural events and performances to enjoy every night of the week. Every first Friday of the month, galleries and studios on Frankford Ave open their doors to the public, offering a special glimpse into local artists’ work. Catch an immersive show at Pig Iron Theater Company, or head to iconic Johnny Brenda’s for an indie concert and upscale pub fare. Fishtown also has some of the best food that Philly has to offer. If you’re exploring the neighborhood on foot, you’re sure to stumble into a local hidden gem or an up-and-coming eatery. Enjoy specialty coffee at one of many cafes and bakeries, or grab a bite with friends for any cuisine you’re craving. End the night at an outdoor brewery or draft house, hip cocktail bar, or lively arcade bar.

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Learn more about coliving In Fishtown

For a welcoming community within a big city, look no further than Common’s rooms for rent in Fishtown, Philadelphia. At Common Frankford, you’ll enjoy everyday luxuries and unbeatable perks among like-minded suitemates. Find out more about coliving in Fishtown on our blog.