The Edison Apartments

700 East Franklin Street, Richmond, VA 23219
  • Studio - 3 Beds
  • 1 - 2.5 Baths
  • Apartment
Verified Listing

Floor plan measurements are approximate and are for illustrative purposes only.

Studio
  • Studio
  • 1 Bath
  • 360 -to 523 Sq.Ft.
$839 -to $1,119
Studio
1 Bedroom 1 Bath
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 495 -to 750 Sq.Ft.
$939 -to $1,329
1 Bedroom 1 Bath
2 Bedroom 2 Bath
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 762 -to 1038 Sq.Ft.
$1,229 -to $1,799
2 Bedroom 2 Bath
2 Bedroom 2.5 Bath
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 991 -to 1050 Sq.Ft.
$1,799
2 Bedroom 2.5 Bath
3 Bedroom 2 Bath
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 977 Sq.Ft.
$1,829
3 Bedroom 2 Bath
3 Bedroom 3 Bath
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1238 -to 1281 Sq.Ft.
$2,279
3 Bedroom 3 Bath
3 Bedroom 2.5 Bath
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1228 -to 1238 Sq.Ft.
$2,179 -to $2,229
3 Bedroom 2.5 Bath
Application fee: $32-$50. Other fees may apply, please contact property for details.
Pricing shown may not include $45.00 cable/internet fee.

Apartment Amenities

  • Washer & Dryer In Every Home
  • 10' - 18' Ceilings
  • Built-In Microwave with Dishwasher & Garbage Disposal
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Custom Window Coverings
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Efficient Appliances
  • Electronic Thermostat
  • Extra Storage
  • Large Closets
  • Patio/Balcony
  • Refrigerator with Built-In Ice Maker
  • Rich Hardwood Flooring Options
  • Skylights in Select Apartments
  • Sleek Granite Counter Tops
  • Upscale Lighting Package
  • Wheelchair Access

Community Amenities

  • Internet Included
  • DirecTV Included
  • Coffee Bar in Club Room
  • On-Site Management Team
  • On-Site Maintenance
  • Storage Units Available
  • Trash Chute for Easy Disposal
  • Business Center
  • Club Room
  • Fitness Center with Strength and Cardio Equipment
  • Movie Theater
  • Attached Parking Garage
  • Bike Racks
  • Card Swipe Controlled Access
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevators
  • Free Weights
  • Guest Suite
  • Loft Apartment Options
  • Public Transportation
  • Recycling
  • Short Term Lease
  • Study Room
* Only available in select apartments

Welcome to the Edison Apartments, located in downtown Richmond, VA. Built in 1919 as the headquarters for VEPCO (later named Dominion Power), this elegant and historic high rise has been exquisitely transformed into 174 contemporary and unique apartment homes. It has been renamed The Edison to reflect its past history and charm. Located in the center of Richmond's Business/Financial District, The Edison's nearby landmarks include the VCU School of Medicine (MCV), State Capitol Building, The Carpenter Center, Center Stage, The National, and many more! Access to I-95, I-64, and the Downtown Expressway, along with shopping, dining, entertainment, outdoor activities, public transportation, and sightseeing are all within minutes of your new apartment home!

Pets - Max 2 allowed, Max weight 35 lb each
  • Comments: Breed Restrictions Apply.
Apartments at The Edison Apartments are equipped with Washer & Dryer In Every Home, 10' - 18' Ceilings and Built-In Microwave with Dishwasher & Garbage Disposal and have rental rates ranging from $839 to $1,799. This apartment community also offers amenities such as Internet Included, DirecTV Included and Coffee Bar in Club Room and is located on 700 East Franklin Street in the 23219 zip code. Browse through Studio Apts, 1 Bedroom Apts, 2 Bedroom Apts or 3 Bedroom Apts with floorplans ranging from 360 Sq.Ft to 1238 Sq.Ft., choose your next home in the Edison Apartments community and apply for a lease online! The Genesis Properties property management company will verify your lease application and send you a timely response. Once you become a resident of The Edison Apartments, you will be able to pay your rent online, submit maintenance requests, and get community news by logging in securely to your Resident Portal.

Public Schools

GreatSchools Rating School name Phone number Grades Students Distance
Yvonne B. Miller High School
Middle & High School
(804) 371-0700 6-12 415 0.106
Open High School
High School
(804) 780-4661 9-12 183 0.782
Richmond Alternative School
Middle & High School
(804) 237-0600 6-11 242 0.833
Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School
Middle School
(804) 780-8011 6-8 729 0.928
Bellevue Elementary School
Elementary School
(804) 780-4417 PK-5 337 1.028

Private Schools

GreatSchools Rating School name Phone number Grades Students Distance
Central Montessori School
Elementary School
(804) 447-7493 PK-4 110 0.858
Central Montessori School Of Virginia
Elementary & Middle School
(804) 447-7493 PK-8 100 0.863
St Andrew's School
Elementary School
(804) 648-4545 K-5 95 0.901
Geara Group/Educational Developmental Center
Elementary, Middle & High School
(804) 228-2600 1-12 90 1.557
Orchard House School
Middle School
(804) 228-2436 5-8 80 1.616

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