Glenside Homes

Reading Housing Authority owns and manages Glenside Homes, which is located at 1301 Schuylkill Avenue, Reading, Pennsylvania. This 400-unit multi-family garden-style apartment complex offers modern, affordable housing in a pleasant, safe environment.


  • 1, 2, 3 and 4-bedroom garden-style apartments
  • Handicapped-accessible units available
  • Modern kitchen with stove and refrigerator
  • Spacious living room
  • 1 full bath with shower
  • Closet space
  • Individually controlled heat
  • Washer and dryer hookups
  • Window shades provided
  • Smoke detectors
  • Birds or fish allowed (no dogs or cats)
  • On-site parking
  • Community Policing security measures
  • Central trash collection and recycling
  • On-site management staff
  • On-site maintenance team
  • 24-hour emergency service
  • Social Service Coordination
  • Community and recreational facilities
  • Modern tot lot
  • Resident Association
  • Head Start services on-site
  • Public transportation on-site
  • Boys and Girls Club
  • Organized youth activities
  • Close to neighborhood religious institutions
  • Elementary School within walking distance
  • Middle School within walking distance
  • Located close to the Reading Airport

Rent is based on 30% of adjusted income.  Rent includes all utilities (water, sewer, trash, electric, hot water and heat). 

More information on public housing is available at HUD’s website


Reading Housing Authority
400 Hancock Boulevard
Reading, PA   19611

The Reading Housing Authority will not deny any family or individual the opportunity
to apply for or receive assistance under the public housing program on the basis of race, color, sex,
religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, age, family or marital status, handicap, or disability.