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Village of Windhover Apartments

104 Sandburg Place, Newark, DE 19702
25%
64
Reviews
25%
% Recommended
46%
City Average
03/09/14
Resident

Do not even think about moving into these apartments. The people in the office are not helpful, they don't care about anything and they overcharge. Moving in, I got a discount, which was $100 off rent. That was a bonus, but… Full Review ▶

02/12/14
Resident

DON'T LIVE HERE............. This place is the horrible. Full Review ▶

10/24/13
Resident

I lived in windhover a little over a year.. & have minimal complaints. the staff was awesome. the young girl Jamie I believe, sold me! she was professional and so helpful. and just so sweet!! I got very close to her… Full Review ▶

04/25/13
Prospective Resident

QUESTION! PLEASE ASNWER BEFORE I MOVE! I've been reading these reviews, and most of them seem to comment on the slow service and lack of ground maintenance. I'm a college student, would be moving in with two other college girls. I'm… Full Review ▶

04/24/13
Resident

DONT MOVE HERE IM SO SERIOUS DONT COME BECAUSE THEY HAVE A SPECIAL THEIR SPECIALS ARE --------. THE OFFICE STAFF ARE COMPLETE FU***** AIRHEADS AND SCAMMERS IF YOU WANT AN APARTMENT AT AROUND THE SAME RATE GO TO APPLE CHASE I… Full Review ▶

04/18/13
Resident

I do not recommend anyone to move here! Since move in, the roof on the thrid floor has leaked, couldnt even obtain a renters policy, bc they wont cover you in the event of Water damage. Maintenance is slow to move… Full Review ▶

10/22/12
Resident

I have lived here for almost a year. I have had issues with my AC, but have gotten responses on my requests rather quickly. In the absolute hottest of the summer, the longest I waited for a response was 3 days.… Full Review ▶

09/08/12
Resident

Lets just say we have been tenants for awhile: 1. Repairs arent done on a timely basis...Summer of 2011 5 days to replace AC 2. Staff availability...Useless.... Dont know what they do other than type letters and tape them to a… Full Review ▶

07/04/12
Resident

I HAVE LIVED HERE FOR 2 YEARS AND AM GLAD I AM MOVING THE END OF AUGUST! THIS WAS THE FIRST APARTMENT I CAME ACROSS WHEN I RELOCATED TO DELAWARE SO I TOOK IT RIGHT AWAY. LITTLE DID I KNOW ITS… Full Review ▶

03/29/12
Resident

Do NOT live here!! We recently moved and we couldn't be happier. We never let our kids outside because we didn't want them to see anything inappropriate. At any moment you can see drug deals, men peeing outside, and a bunch… Full Review ▶

03/29/12
Resident

The day we were looking at units, someone actually came out on their balcony and told us not to move here (you would have thought that would be a clear enough sign, but no). It was a really big place for… Full Review ▶

02/08/12
Resident

Hi Everybody I am thinking to move in Village of Windhover Apt, can anybody advise the place. As per the reviews I must not but not sure about the locality. I like the apartment layout and are very big. Please somebody… Full Review ▶

01/26/12
Resident

I moved in sept. 24 2011. I handed in my paper that they gave me to fill out things that needed to be fixed on oct. 5 2011. they didn't do anything so I sent them a certified letter they singed… Full Review ▶

09/17/11
Resident

We have been living here for about a year and a half and everything these people on the site are saying is true. The apartments are run down and look like crap inside. The walls have 20 layers of paint, which… Full Review ▶

06/22/11
Resident

I just moved out on the 4th of june after living there for one year. It was an ongoing battle with the rental office especially -----, the asst manager. When I first moved in there was a dead rodent in thr… Full Review ▶

04/20/11
Resident

I cleaned my apt from top to bottom. I was supposed to recieve $790 back but they say that I owe them $79. $120 for not vacuuming and shampooing (I did both), $250 for a stain, $500 for "carpet damage" very… Full Review ▶

02/22/11
Resident

They lure you in with a spacious apt, a large deck, washer and dryer, dishwasher, and fire place. Then you move in and everything falls apart. I moved in in August on the hottest day and my AC broke. It took… Full Review ▶

12/10/10
Resident

I agree with this last review!!!!!! village of windhover is the worse!!!!!!!! I also lived there two years and I must of been out of my mind to be there so long. specially the property manager,makes excuses not to give your… Full Review ▶

12/10/10
Resident

I lived there for 2 years and it was a mistake. My neighbors were drug dealers, the grounds were unkept. There was always trash everywhere. The maintance was a joke there. You would have to call several times to get something… Full Review ▶

01/17/10
Resident

Due to financial circumstances I have lived at Village of Windhover for the last 2 years. Thank God that is no longer the case. The apartment and grounds are terribly maintained. ALL summer the two bushes leading into the apartment buildings… Full Review ▶

01/06/10
Resident

I have been living there for three years and in the beginning they were nice, however, after a while I noticed that there maintenance sucks... It takes them weeks to come and fix things. The area is beginning to be unsafe.… Full Review ▶

11/05/09
Resident

I have live here since Jul 09, and now I am on a month to month lease preparing to move because the HEAT in the apartments facing the pool does not work properly. The maintenace man does not know how to… Full Review ▶

04/01/09
Resident

We had lived here for at least six years and watched the decline of this complex. Between trash, vandelism, strange people hanging out, cars stolen and/or broken into, we stopped feeling safe. Soon it was not uncommon to see county police… Full Review ▶

02/17/09
Resident

My husband and I moved here in Feb 2005 and ever since that time the complex has gone to hell in a hand basket. The maintenance staff has changed over numerous times and those that did their job were so frustrated… Full Review ▶

01/23/09
Resident

My children were called monkey by the then super. Upon asking him to clarify he said that all N's were monkey. When taken to task by other ----- peoople in the complex, he drew a gun and said that killing N-----… Full Review ▶

09/10/08
Resident

The crime in the neighborhood is on the rise and the parking is terrible. Your apartment will flood mold and generally fall down around you. Maintainence is a four letter word among its staff. DO NOT MOVE IN HERE!!!!! I REPEAT… Full Review ▶

09/07/08
Resident

your car will get broken into if you have any kind of stereo. The office will do nothing about it. The rental manager, Vicki, will say anything to get you to rent a unit, and will flat-out lie about the condition… Full Review ▶

07/30/08
Resident

It wouldn't be so bad if it wasn't for the other people living in this complex. Drug deals in broad daylight are not uncommon, and every night there is always a very loud group of young men loitering in the parking… Full Review ▶

02/27/08
Resident

My husband and I moved into Village of Windhover on a month-to-month lease in November of 2007. We were told by the leasing agent, ------, that the apartment would be like new upon our arrival. She told us there would be… Full Review ▶

10/29/07
Resident

I chose to live here for its location and proximity to work. That is about all I got. Whenever you go over your initial maintenance checklist they said they would put a work order in and have someone over to fix… Full Review ▶

07/30/07
Resident

IF YOU HAVE A NICE CAR, DO NOT MOVE HERE...IT WILL BE BROKEN INTO IN A WEEK!!! EVERY SUMMER CARS GET STOLEN OR BROKEN INTO, AND IF YOU HAVE RIMS ON YOUR RIDE JUST FORGET ABOUT MOVING HERE, SOMEONE WILL STEAL… Full Review ▶

05/21/07
Resident

I lived at Village of Windhover for about a year and a half. Although the apartments are old and the area is a bit run-down, I never felt unsafe. Out apartment was large and sunny, and the balcony faced a rolling… Full Review ▶

02/27/07
Resident

This place is PATHETIC the pics and websites will fool you but DONT MOVE HERE the dang buildings look like they are falling down is pathetic EVERYONE who lives there blinds are broken and it doesnt look like a decent place… Full Review ▶

02/16/07
Resident

I have never lived here, but had a cousin that did. Her apartment was broken into while she was asleep (did not hurt her, but several things were stolen). Her car windows were smashed several times. Then finally stolen one day… Full Review ▶

01/28/07
Resident

I have been living in Windhover for almost four months now. I read the reviews before i moved and I did it anyway. It isn't what people say it is. I have had no problems at all since I've been there.… Full Review ▶

01/12/07
Resident

I lived here for a year. In that time period, our heat was broken and we had to call 4 times before a drunk maintenance man came out and he didn't even fix it correctly. Our dishwasher flooded the kitchen, it… Full Review ▶

12/13/06
Resident

I am 13 and I live in this Craphole. It is an awful place to live. Our Heat for the house didn't work. We called management and it took them about a week to get over here. The bricks next to… Full Review ▶

11/16/06
Resident

I have lived there almost 2 years and chose not to renew my lease this time. The area is becoming unsafe. I had a car stolen, my daughters car was broken into and several cars have had windows broken. The maintenance… Full Review ▶

09/28/06
Resident

The demo apartment was really nice and I love my apartment inside but it is a nightmare outside. I JUST saw two dirty diapers...what is that?! My car has been broken into twice! My roommate got his windows smashed! They weren't… Full Review ▶

08/01/06
Resident

Honestly, I didn't think this place was half as bad. I've lived here for 2.5 years with pleasure - great balcony view. However, now I need to terminate my lease since I'm moving out of the area. But my conditions do… Full Review ▶

07/09/06
Resident

my apartment is totally disgusting. We had to pay a double security deposit to live in a waterbug infested dump. the maintence men are drunks and they have no knowledge on what their doing so they leave the apartment with more… Full Review ▶

05/16/06
Resident

OK I have been living in Windhover for almost 2 months now. And they are great! The only thing that I would make a complaint about is that they give you your key on a friday at anytime after 4pm on… Full Review ▶

03/13/06
Resident

I would like to say that I do not work for the company and I do not live out there yet but I do know people that live at this apartment complex. I think that with any apartment complex you are… Full Review ▶

08/05/05
Resident

I'm not going to lie to you, this is no beverly hills or the ritz or anything of that sort, but the Village of Windhover is not as bad as people make it out to be. I haven't been living there… Full Review ▶

06/27/05
Resident

I have been reading the comments on this page and I have to agree with everyone 100%. Except for those that say it is a great place to live. I am convinced that it's the staff writing those reviews. This place… Full Review ▶

06/14/05
Resident

My apartment was VERY cold in the winter. The windows are porous, and you'll need to seal them with plastic to prevent drafts. I also recommend doing this to the fireplace as well. Keeping the apartment warm was an issue, as… Full Review ▶

05/31/05
Resident

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04/27/05
Resident

IF YOU ARE CONSIDERING MOVING INTO CANBY PARK APTS, OR VILLAGE OF WINDHOVER, DO YOURSELF A FAVOR/RUN. THESE ARE THE WORST/MOST GHETTO APARTMENTS EVER. THE STAFF IS RUDE, UNPROFESSIONAL, AND INCOMPETENT IN EVERY SENSE OF THE WORD. THE MAINTENANCE PEOPLE ARE… Full Review ▶

04/06/05
Resident

I lived there for one torturous year and it was horrible. We were flooded 3x,Had cockroaches, and the Maintenance man was NEVER available. I had to call the state numerous times to get help with the issues I had. I'd rather… Full Review ▶

04/04/05
Resident

People are always sitting in the entrance ways of buildings, mostly doing drugs. Do not be suprised when you walk out of your apartment in the morning to go to work and find someone sleeping on the steps to your door.… Full Review ▶

02/13/05
Resident

I lived there for a year and a half. The day we moved in there was a twelve pack of beer in our frig from the workers.

The AC did not work till the end of AUGUST!
The Heat..didnt work either. ITs a… Full Review ▶

06/21/04
Resident

My experiance was horrible. The staff members are very rude!!! My place was broken into. I would never recommend any apartment hunters to rent here!!! Full Review ▶

05/31/04
Resident

The only benefit to living at the Village of Windhover is the low price. I will admit that you get a large apartment for cheap. Now for the truth in advertising. Once you move in you will find that you live… Full Review ▶

04/15/04
Resident

My only complaint is that the insulation is not good during the winter so the heating bill is high. Other than that, I don´t have any complaints. The maintenance crew has immediately responded to any complaints and management followed up with… Full Review ▶

03/22/04
Resident

My fiance and I have been living in the Village of Windhover for a year and a half and our experience has been horrible. The first year was so-so, mostly problems with the maintenance crew... it took them EIGHT MONTHS to… Full Review ▶

02/08/04
Resident

The only negative I can say about my stay here was the heating cost (lived in the buildings that didn´t pay for heat). The complex has some age on it so the insulation is terrible. My heating costs were extremely high.… Full Review ▶

02/05/04
Resident

We moved here from TX, like other I found the listing on the internet. I cant believe so many people are so bitter. The need a PROZAC. The apartments rent for the BEAR area is below the average and the size… Full Review ▶

10/20/03
Resident

I moved here 1 year and 10 months ago and it has not been a pleasent experience. To start with the apartments are freezing during the winter. Even with the thermostat turned to 90 the best I can get the place… Full Review ▶

10/03/03
Resident

We moved to Windhover in April 2002 now we are so fed up with this place. In the summer we reported that our air condition was broken. They give me some story that parts are being ordered or they were suppose… Full Review ▶

07/25/03
Resident

We moved from out west and had found it on the internet (never again!!!). We moved in and quickly found that we wanted to move back out. The apartments are old, gross, and not worth the money (but the model they… Full Review ▶

06/19/03
Resident

It sucks everything is bad the office staff is the worst .....they tell you free heat but in teh winter it?s cold and in the summmer there are bugs i cant think of anything nice to say about this place its… Full Review ▶

04/05/03
Resident

Well I have been in the apartments since I moved to DE 3.5yrs ago. Well I moved here from FL so I had found this apartment over the internet and all the conversation over the phone was wonderful and helpful and… Full Review ▶

02/13/03
Resident

Office staff is very helpful.. Parking is great... Maintenance is awesome.Very quiet and very nice for the price.. Full Review ▶

09/09/02
Resident

My fiance, three year old daughter and I lived there for 4 months. I have to admit that our early departure was not due to the conditions (we finally bought a home) but in that little time period, I did grow… Full Review ▶

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Units

BedsBathsEstimated Rent
Studio1 $ 1174
Studio2 $ 1306
11 $ 850
21.5 $ 952
22 $ 977
23 $ 1289
31.5 $ 1594
32 $ 1174

Amenities

  • Cats Allowed

  • Small Dogs Allowed

  • Large Dogs Allowed

  • Pet Deposit Required

  • Pet Rent Required

  • Some Breeds Restricted

  • Laundry in Units

  • Laundry Connections in Unit

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