Match Day Partnered Employers Special
We are running an exclusive special for Match Day for our Partnered Employers from March 1st-31st. Those who are renting an apartment and work for one of our partnered employers will receive:
  • One year free parking, waived admin fee, gift card to BKSQ
  • Those without a car, receive a waived admin fee, gift card to BKSQ, and one month free rent
These specials are also applicable to those who request to be a partnered employer and get signed on as a partner in the month of March. Visit our partnered employers page to have them added!

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5 Steps to Navigating the Student Housing Maze in Oakland

5 Steps to Navigating the Student Housing Maze in Oakland

Are you a student gearing up for the 2024-2025 school year, ready to embark on the exciting journey of finding the perfect apartment? Look no further! We'll walk you through each step, and yes, we'll proudly showcase why University Commons is the top choice, sorry not sorry. Read more

From clubhouse to condos: Walnut Capital eyes housing at Oakland's Pittsburgh Athletic Association

From clubhouse to condos: Walnut Capital eyes housing at Oakland's Pittsburgh Athletic Association

Walnut Capital is considering a plan to convert much of the grandiose clubhouse into higher-end condominiums, perhaps as part of a mixed-use development that could include restaurants and offices. Read more

PAA Light Installation

PAA Light Installation

"Resort" is a programmatic light installation consisting of 40 windows. Through the use of custom-designed, architectural light structures, the entire corner of the Pittsburgh Athletic Association was activated throughout the holiday season. Read more

How one Pittsburgh developer wants to fix Oakland's dead zone

How one Pittsburgh developer wants to fix Oakland's dead zone

Oakland is a neighborhood with plenty of personality dominated by Beaux-Arts/City Beautiful-era monumental civic architecture and student energy but that's not true of the entire neighborhood. Read more

Walnut Capital shares first phase of Oakland Crossings development project with residents

Walnut Capital shares first phase of Oakland Crossings development project with residents

"Developer Walnut Capital and design firm Strada presented the first phase of their proposed Oakland Crossings project to community residents during a development activities meeting co-hosted by the city of Pittsburgh Monday evening." Read more

Developers reportedly looking to turn former Quality Inn into mixed use building

Developers reportedly looking to turn former Quality Inn into mixed use building

""What Oakland needs is density. We need a more diverse population of all income levels, all types of jobs. Right now, it's dominated so much by students that it's not really a thriving community," Todd Reidbord, Walnut Capital President said to the Post-Gazette." Read more

Oakland Crossings project moving forward after mayor, Walnut Capital reach agreement

Oakland Crossings project moving forward after mayor, Walnut Capital reach agreement

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Pittsburgh Planning Commission backs big Oakland development proposal with caveats

Pittsburgh Planning Commission backs big Oakland development proposal with caveats

"After months of controversy, the city Planning Commission Tuesday gave its support to a revised proposal designed to bring hundreds of new apartments and a grocery to part of Oakland. But it did so with reservations." Read more