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Walnut on Highland, Walnut on Highland in East End Pittsburgh, PA

Experience the perfect blend of neighborhood charm and lavish urban living at Walnut on Highland. Standing since 1910, the historic Highland Building was restored and reopened in 2013, and now raises the bar on stylish apartment living. The apartment community features a choice of three buildings, each with its own revitalized character and unique studio, one, two or three-bedroom floor plans to break away from the ordinary. Nestled in the culturally diverse neighborhood of East Liberty, next-door to the iconic East Liberty Presbyterian Church, our smoke-free community is filled with exceptional apartment and community amenities for all residents to enjoy.

Each apartment features individually controlled heating and cooling systems, wood inspired floors, large walk-in closets, gourmet kitchens and private balconies with breathtaking views of East Liberty. Plus, our thoughtful, high-end amenities complete your exclusive experience. Round up some friends to hang out in the party room, get some work done in the business center, hit up the 24 hour fitness center, or spend some time at the grilling station and sundeck. Plus, enjoy on-site maintenance, package receiving and delivery, and round the clock service!

At Walnut on Highland, you’ll come home to a thriving, metropolitan-chic district filled with entertainment, culture, style, and some of the city's best dining options. Watch a play at the Kelly-Strayhorn Theater, shop and dine at Bakery Square, and take your beloved pet for a walk in the Mellon Park. Browse our photos and schedule a tour! We’d be happy to tell you everything there is to know about our Pittsburgh apartments. Call us today!

Floor Plan

When you picture the perfect place to live, what do you see? Is it a century-old building filled with rich history snippets and stunning city views? Perhaps it’s a cool mixed-use low-rise where you only have to go downstairs to shop and dine? Or maybe it is a modern, mid-rise with smartly designed layouts? We have them all at Walnut on Highland, in our smoke-free community of studio, one, two, and three-bedroom apartments for rent in Pittsburgh, PA.

Suite E (Highland Building)

  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 568 SqFt
1 BR 1 Bath Suite E (Highland Building)	, Walnut on Highland in East End Pittsburgh, PA

$1,602to-$2,242 / mo

Deposit: $500

East Liberty Apartments

Choose from a variety of unique floor plans in three different buildings stretching along an entire block on South Highland Avenue: Highland, Wallace, and The Penn. The Highland Building is the historic 13-floor high-rise built in the early 1900's. The Wallace consists of two stories of apartments above the restaurants and retail at the corner of South Highland and Centre Avenue. Lastly, The Penn is the newly constructed 6-floor addition above the restaurants and retail on the corner of South Highland and Penn Avenue.

Our East Liberty apartments come in all shapes and sizes. You can rent a 505-square-foot micro-suite, a spacious 1,525-square-foot unit, a 1,426-square-foot two-story apartment loft, and everything in between. All units have walk-in closets, while some also have linen, pantry, and coat closets, as well as patios or balconies. You’ll love the premium amenities, such as hardwood flooring, high ceilings, expansive windows, granite countertops, and washer and dryer on each floor or in-unit.

Contact us to check the available units and come to see all the comfort you’ll experience in our pet-friendly Pittsburgh apartments!

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Bright and modern, with a touch of vintage flair, our studio, one, two, and three-bedroom apartments in East Liberty, Pittsburgh offer a variety of spacious layouts to fit any renters wants and needs. All three buildings at Walnut on Highland include a carefully curated collection of outstanding community and apartment amenities.

Community Amenities

  • 24/7 Fitness Center with Cardio & Strength Equipment
  • Advanced Key Card Access
  • Bike Storage Room
  • Business Center and Conference Room
  • Complimentary Shuttle
  • Complimentary Starbucks Coffee
  • Courtyard
  • Dry Cleaning Service
  • Elevator
  • Grilling Stations
  • Guest Suite Available
  • High Speed Internet and Free Wifi in Common Spaces
  • Historic Building
  • Laundry Facilities on Each Floor (Highland & Wallace Buildings)
  • Reservable Lounge and Party Room
  • Nearby Public Transportation
  • Night Patrol
  • Online Service and Rent Payments
  • On-Site Maintenance
  • On-Site Management
  • Package Acceptance and Delivery
  • Peloton Bike
  • Pet Relief Area
  • Recreation and Game Rooms
  • Resident Social Events
  • Recycling
  • Secure, Covered Parking
  • Short Term Leases Available
  • Smoke Free Building
  • Study Nooks
  • Sundeck and Patio
  • Walkable Neighborhood
  • Walnut Perks Discounts

Apartment Amenities

  • Air Conditioner
  • Cable/Internet Ready
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Energy Efficient Appliances
  • Electronic Thermostat
  • Furnished Units Available
  • Hardwood Floors
  • High Ceilings
  • Large Closets
  • Microwave
  • Patios and Balconies
  • Refrigerator
  • View
  • Washer/Dryer

East End, Pittsburgh Apartments

Apartments feature high-end finishes, premium-quality appliances, custom wood cabinets, granite countertops, kitchen islands, and built-in dishwasher and microwave. Some units include private balconies, in-unit washer and dryer, exposed brick, and original non-functioning fireplaces. But the living experience at Walnut on Highland doesn’t end there.

Travel around town in our Walnut Capital shuttle, savor a complimentary cup of Starbucks coffee in the lobby, then head straight to the lounge, party, recreation or game rooms. If you brought work home, no worries: we have a business center, a conference room, and some study nooks you can use to finish your tasks or prep for exams. You’ll love all the on-site features, including the guest suite, bike storage room, courtyard, and the 24/7 gym with a Peloton bike, cardio and strength training equipment.

Plus, the location is an amenity in itself! South Highland Avenue is home to tons of popular restaurants, Whole Foods and Trader Joes are within walking distance, and there’s even retail and restaurants under The Penn Building! Getting to other neighborhoods is quick and easy too. Port Authority Bus Lines in every direction are right at your doorstep on the East Liberty Busway, and there’s a Healthy Ride Bike Share Station right around the corner. Get in touch to see the neighborhood and amenities in person!


Pet Policy

We love our pet residents! All pets must be registered with management and a pet addendum completed at lease signing. Resident agrees to $30 pet rent per month for each pet and agrees to follow the terms and conditions presented in the Pet Addendum. The following breeds are prohibited, Pitt Bull, German Shepard, Doberman Pincher, Chow and Rottweiler. We only allow cats and dogs. Walnut Capital reserves the right to add and/or delete to this list at any time. We allow both cats and dogs and have a weight restriction of 100 pounds per animal. There is a two-limit pet per apartment home.

Office Hours

  • Monday: 9 AM to - 5 PM
  • Tuesday: 9 AM to - 5 PM
  • Wednesday: 9 AM to - 5 PM
  • Thursday: 9 AM to - 5 PM
  • Friday: 9 AM to - 5 PM
  • Saturday: 9 AM to - 5 PM
Sunday - Closed