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The Cliffs at Rocky Ridge (formerly Wisteria Park)

990 Wisteria Place, Hoover, AL 35216
24%
66
Reviews
24%
% Recommended
57%
City Average
10/30/14
Resident

I wish I had read the reviews before moving here. I had a leak in my master bathroom for weeks, it took me having to call.the corporate office in order for it to be fixed. Up stair neighbor moved out and… Full Review ▶

02/11/14
Resident

In short: AWFUL!! It seemed like a great deal price wise, but it doesn't make up for the issues. There are roaches EVERYWHERE no matter how clean you keep it, My doors and toilet are falling apart and off the hinges,… Full Review ▶

01/12/13
Resident

Do NOT live at The Cliffs unless you want to be surrounded by criminals and thugs!! Also, they do NOT do maintenance requests, there is trash ALWAYS scattered all over the property, they do not return calls ever, my neighbors dog… Full Review ▶

09/28/12
Resident

Ahhh, the roaches!!! What can I say, its a never ending battle. The water turns cold before you are finished with your shower. i admit they got me with the model... all nice and clean. Buyer beware!!!! Your unit is nothing… Full Review ▶

09/03/12
Resident

Wow this apartment complex standard of living is extremely low! Maintenance is slow, (which makes sense, since several apartment building have went under condemnation and guys are now entering those boarded up apartments in blue body suits because off MOLD problems).… Full Review ▶

07/22/12
Prospective Resident

Looked at apartments here. Office staff often not there during office hours. Big potholes in road. Many boarded up buildings. Not many parking spaces. They say they have available apartments but will only let you see the model.....a sure sign that… Full Review ▶

05/30/12
Resident

I have repeatedly asked maintence and leasing agents to address the mold issue on my 5 yr olds bedroom ceiling. They have painted over it once but not addressed the cause, it has come back and grown dark brown fuzzy mold.… Full Review ▶

05/17/12
Resident

I've lived here for 4 and a half years now, so I've tolerated alot. I love everything about MY apartment, and for the complex, there's little that I can say that's positive. We did get new management last summer, and as… Full Review ▶

04/20/12
Resident

I have been here a little over a month and am loving it so far. Huge apartment at a great rate and my neighbors are all really nice. They even helped me move in! I would definitely recommend it. Full Review ▶

04/12/12
Prospective Resident

I have stayed with friends on several occasions and love the area and now I have decided that this is the place for me Full Review ▶

04/12/12
Resident

Been here almost 4 months and truly love my apartment. Maintenance was an issue at my old apartment but here things are fixed usually the same day or next. Good location and the property is kept clean. Glad I made the… Full Review ▶

04/12/12
Resident

New management is great! I moved in at the end of January and have loved my apartment. No one ever takes the time to say anything positive on this site so I encourage you to come and check out this complex… Full Review ▶

12/29/11
Resident

The complex was being mis-managed but the newer mangers have been courteous and quick about all my requests.As a matter of fact the lovely Ms.Kimberly Albluo called me out of the blue and informed me that my daughter had lost an… Full Review ▶

12/23/11
Resident

In a year of living hear I had both the heat and air fail and it took weeks to get a repair man each time. Most complexes consider this an emergency (especially in July) but not this place. My dishwasher never… Full Review ▶

11/30/11
Resident

This apartment complex is horrible! The management sucks the apartments are horrible. It takes them forever to fix things no matter how serious it may be. I have on several occasions had my neighbors shaved hair come up in my bathroom… Full Review ▶

11/28/11
Resident

I HATE THIS PLACE TO THE FULLEST! I HAVE FOUR BEDROOMS AND 4X THE MESS. NOTHING WORKS AND THEY DONT CARE. RUN AWAY AND NEVER LOOK BACK LOL. WHERE I LIVE, NOTHING BUT BAD AZZ KIDS ALL OVER THE PLACE. ROACHES… Full Review ▶

09/20/11
Resident

This place has been horrible since BEFORE I moved in, First of all my move in date was changed THREE times, None of the staff knew anything, The carpet was disgusting even after the carpet cleaners came and did a halfway… Full Review ▶

09/19/11
Resident

I just recently moved here in April at first I wasnt sure about these particular apt just b/c of the things i read on here and other gossip. Since I've been they have proven my judgement wrong. They have gotten new… Full Review ▶

06/21/11
Resident

Day-1... The gas fire place was leaking, it took 3 days to get it fixed! only because i knew the maintence guy. Day-2... The upstairs neighbors were doing there wash and we recieved the dirty water in our kitchen sink bathroom… Full Review ▶

06/18/11
Resident

These apartments are awful I mean awful. I went in and viewed the model like the last review below and it was nice. But when my move in date came oh yeah after it had been change 3 times and I… Full Review ▶

04/05/11
Prospective Resident

I had payed my deposit and went in to see the finished product after being shown the model and assured mine look as such. What I saw was horrible. The apartment had new carpet and seemingly okay. I went over to… Full Review ▶

03/02/11
Resident

I lived here for 14 months. I hated living there. The maintenance never did their job and when they did show up never got anything done. Roaches were horrible and I kept asking them to come spray and they would not.… Full Review ▶

01/31/11
Resident

This property is run by Engle and they do very little to accommodate the tenants. Work orders go ignored and the property is not very well kept. Roaches run rampant in a lot of the buildings and there is a swimming… Full Review ▶

01/09/11
Resident

These apartments are the pits. Mold, electrical issues, no maintenance, the women in the office are rude. I would never recommend anyone to stay in these apartments. The swimming pool during the summer was never cleaned, its filthy with all kinds… Full Review ▶

08/28/10
Resident

This place is the Ensley,West End of Hoover,Engel is a poor excuse for a management company,this place should be listed under slum landlord the Health Department needs to step in here and take action. Full Review ▶

08/04/10
Resident

I have been living at The Cliffs for over a year now. I am so happy I found this place. Its secluded but still in the middle of Hoover. With me being a single female I love how the parking lot… Full Review ▶

07/13/10
Resident

I HATE mushrooms. They make my flesh crawl and they are growing in my bathroom wall and by my washer and dryer. Their solution was to spray them with clorax. THEY GREW BACK!!!!! My light bill is so high. I have… Full Review ▶

07/12/10
Resident

This by far is the worst place I've ever lived.every prior review is correct..there's mushrooms growning in the laundry room by the pool,dirty diapers n the weight room, new magement every month and none of them know how to do anything… Full Review ▶

06/30/10
Resident

the place is crap. if something is broken it will never get fix. bugs everywhere and not including the drug deals going on outside. would not recommend this place to anyone. Landon is so full of it there. He tells you… Full Review ▶

02/22/10
Resident

Welcome to "Project" living in Hoover! The management team changes every 5 minutes, with each team proving more incompetent than the last. There is nothing worse than slum lords than their imbecile legions. Do not consider living here and if you… Full Review ▶

01/18/10
Resident

Point blank, if you really and truly love your family, don't bring them to the cliffs at rocky ridge. The model apartment that they showed us was what we thought we were getting. When we moved in, it was a totally… Full Review ▶

07/29/09
Resident

This the worst place to live. When I first moved here 3 years ago they were great, quiet, and fixed evey problem in 24-48hrs. Now they all are ran down, looks are deceiving. They never come to repair anything, they give… Full Review ▶

05/31/09
Resident

They have a very nice show unit and move in rates, but that is where any quality ends. They claim to have 3 pools, one is usually broken and the other 2 haven't held water in literally over 14 months. Coupled… Full Review ▶

05/25/09
Resident

I have been renting an apartment here for about two years now and I am so glad I am finally able to move. It's been just one broken thing after another. I live in a bottom apartment and the air conditioning… Full Review ▶

04/17/09
Prospective Resident

I was initially lured in by the "spacious" floorplan of the 4 BR and the cost. I saw the area, I wanted to run screaming... seriously! It looks like a housing project! They use descriptions like: "the scenic beauty of our… Full Review ▶

01/19/09
Resident

I have been living here for a little over a year. I have had no problems. If I have a problem in my apartment, it is taken care of within 24 hours. Full Review ▶

12/27/08
Resident

OMG, we had a similar problem with this apartment complex. We received the month of August free and didn't start paying until the month of September. Everybody paid, but they just all of a sudden didn't have any records for 2… Full Review ▶

11/18/08
Resident

From the moment I begin renting at The Cliffs I have been extremely pleased. I have been pleased with the office staff's speedy service and the service men speedy repair work. The grounds are always well keep and nicely groomed. Also,… Full Review ▶

11/12/08
Resident

Since this ------ said to use spell check and tell the truth I WILL... (DEEP BREATH)My review of Cliffs at Rocky Ridge is that I wouldn't recommend this place if it was the LAST place on earth! I and my best… Full Review ▶

10/22/08
Resident

We have had problems from day ONE! TO make it short....we have had a leak in our ceiling since we moved in (we live in a middle unit) and have had to put buckets in our floor to keep up with… Full Review ▶

10/04/08
Prospective Resident

I MOVED HERE THINKIN IS WAS GOING TO BE A PEACEFUL PLACE BOY WAS I WRONG,THEY SHOWED ME THE MODEL, TOLD ME THAT IS WAS GOING TO BE RENOVATIONS SOON. THAT NEVER HAPPENED.KID ARE BUCK WILD, DRUG DEALERS HANG OUT, NO… Full Review ▶

06/09/08
Resident

THE CLIFFS AT ROCKY RIDGE IS THE NEW NAME FOR WISTERIA PARK APARTMENTS LOCATED AT 990 WISTERIA PLACE, HOOVER, AL, 35216. I HAVE BEEN A RESIDENT SINCE JUNE OF 2006. SINCE THE APARTMENTS HAVE BEEN MANAGED BY ENGEL PROPERTIES THERE HAS… Full Review ▶

04/16/08
Resident

I am currently living in The Cliffs now. When I first moved there, I did have a few problems. The were quickly resolved which was impressive. A lot of the comments here on this site I can agree with now. The… Full Review ▶

03/22/08
Resident

We moved to these apartments from another state. We didn't even have a chance to go and view them so it was a little strange. The management was so helpfull with getting all the paper work done. The day we got… Full Review ▶

01/26/08
Resident

Wisteria Park is under new management! Yes the roaches have taken over and are running things. The demo apt. is what got me it was all nice with a security system and a wonderful view of the complex. I should have… Full Review ▶

06/07/07
Resident

This apartment is utter;y rediculous! A lot of people complain about "--------". They are not the problem. It's the thousands of hoodlum kids that roam around, harrassing dogs! I witnesses two kids racing around the complex. What's wrong with that you… Full Review ▶

11/27/06
Resident

My mother refers to my apartment complex as "the Ghetto" in Hoover. Let me start of first with the beautiful model apartment that they show you. It is a crock and then they hurry for you to sign the lease, never… Full Review ▶

11/11/06
Resident

I really enjoy living in Wisteria Park apartments. I did have a little noise problem but it was soon resolved. These apartments are really nice and clean. I would reccomend this to anyone who are looking for an apartment.You can not… Full Review ▶

10/30/06
Resident

This community is presently under a New Maagement Team, only having this property since August . We are aware of several issues that we have inherited at this community. Our short-term plan is to improve this community within the next 6… Full Review ▶

10/17/06
Resident

The demo apartment is NOTHING like the apartment you will get. The demo is (depending on if you want two bed or single bed) just a layout in the first building that they keep maintained and that no one lives in!… Full Review ▶

06/28/06
Resident

If you want a taste of how it feels to live in an public housing project, move here. You can smell the odor of urine before you step into your apt. I have had to move because I got tired of… Full Review ▶

06/05/06
Resident

THOUGHT YOU PEOPLE LIVING AT WISTERIA PARK MIGHT WANT TO READ WHAT IS LISTED ON THE CORPORATE WEB SITE ABOUT THIS COMPLEX:


Hoover's Best Kept Secret...

You will find yourself inspired by the setting and captured by the service at Wisteria Park. This… Full Review ▶

05/23/06
Resident

i just wanted to thank everyone who wrote in to this website about wisteria park. my friend and i recently took a tour of the model apt and really liked it. also the manager offered us a great move in special.… Full Review ▶

04/20/06
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03/30/06
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01/10/06
Resident

If you never want things to get done in your apartment and a gym with equiptment that doesn't work and unexpected utility bills with no explanation and never anyone in the office this is the place for you. Full Review ▶

12/20/05
Resident

Beware of the Demo apartment, that is not what you apartment will look like. Don't be fooled like me keep looking for something better. Full Review ▶

07/27/05
Resident

OK first off I did not have much time to look for a place to stay in this location. I only had time to check out one other apt. and this one was far beeter, right?! NO!
First the stove broke… Full Review ▶

07/13/05
Resident

Living at Wisteria Park is by far the worst experience I have ever had with a rental unit. From day 1 I have had severe problems with my plumbing. My kitchen sink has had a pipe explode on two seperate occasions.… Full Review ▶

07/07/05
Resident

i be havin much to eat...lots of criddurs and tings to munch on.i not knowing too much bout wich bug to eat and wich rodent to eat so i wait to see wich one bites me first.if they bite, they die...they… Full Review ▶

06/30/05
Resident

When we first moved into Wisteria, we certainly loved it spaciousness but that bliss soon turned into a nightmare when we realized the number of roaches that we would have to deal with. While obnoxious neighbors are certainly annoying, nothing can… Full Review ▶

06/05/05
Resident

I would advise anyone who is planning to move to Wisteria Park to think twice. After my roomate and I paid an application fee and were guaranteed a beautiful apartment, we were dismayed at the promised apartment. The apartment that Stephanie… Full Review ▶

05/06/05
Resident

Yes,there are lots of things wrong at the facility. No entry way lights, gates that never work, plumbing, masonry repairs, mold and mildew, fruit flies that come from mold and spores. I could go on, but the staff probably have their… Full Review ▶

03/28/05
Resident

I moved into Wisteria Park in December of 2004. That's when all the problems began. I arrived at 8 a.m. in the morning only to be turned away because the apartment was not ready and would not be until 3 p.m.… Full Review ▶

03/21/05
Resident

Management has changed 3 times. Everything that one manager guaranteed another doesn't guarantee. Sliding doors won't slide, bugs run everywhere, fruit flies are everywhere. Management is always quick to post a letter on your door about what they need, but slow… Full Review ▶

12/30/04
Resident

my only advise to you is that if you can move in an apartment and never have to deal with the people in the office or the maintenance people you might like it ok. I will make an exception because Stephanie… Full Review ▶

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11 $ 515
21 $ 728
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42 $ 926

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