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The View at Water's Edge (formerly Runaway Bay)

6175 Reflections Boulevard, Lantana, FL 33462
68%
91
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68%
% Recommended
68%
City Average
02/28/15
Resident

I am renewing my lease today. I see a lot of improvements going outside the pemises which is so pleasing to whoever comes to this place. Also, if I have a problm the office personnel and laborers are always attentive and… Full Review ▶

02/12/15
Resident

I just moved in to The View at Waters Edge in October and wow! !! What a transformation.... I heard a lot of bad things about this community but since "The View" took over the grounds are beautiful, the staff is… Full Review ▶

01/24/15
Resident

I just moved in and I love it it's safe and quiet Full Review ▶

01/03/15
Resident

Recently moved into The View at Waters Edge and couldn't be happier. having looked around at several complexes in the area before moving in, this is by far one of the best updated apartments you will find. The community is relatively… Full Review ▶

12/21/14
Resident

Well if you don't mind ants and roaches living with you I would say you should totally move here! I wouldn't recommend a single person to this place the new management is more worried about making a so called resort style… Full Review ▶

12/19/14
Resident

From the beginning the staff was very friendly and helpful. The staff treated us as if we were family. From the applying process to being approved there was a constant line of communication, This helped to prevent any confusion with our… Full Review ▶

12/16/14
Resident

The staff is very friendly and helpful. I went into the office to renew my lease. They asked me if there was anything they could do to make my time at The Edge more pleasant. I told them my apartment had… Full Review ▶

12/15/14
Resident

I moved out November 2013. The place was a ghetto ish dump. Now I'm thinking of moving back in. The new management company is really doing an amazing job and has changed the neighborhood 100%. I was there hanging out with… Full Review ▶

12/08/14
Resident

Staff in the leasing office is very friendly. Just moved in the end of November and am pleased with the general appearamce of the grounds and the apparent effort the new management is putting in. The back portion of the complex… Full Review ▶

12/08/14
Resident

Bugs are all over the place (inside), the air conditioning has a bad odor, the back gate doesn't work 90 % of the time, the complex only takes the best care of the front of the property so if you move… Full Review ▶

12/05/14
Resident

I just moved in and Its the best decision I've made. The community is very clean and the staff is very helpful and welcoming. Made my move in process easy as possible. Full Review ▶

12/03/14
Resident

I have been a resident for 4 years and just recently renewed my lease as I am very happy with the new management. They are very friendly and helpful, Kristan in the office and the way they take care of the… Full Review ▶

12/01/14
Resident

I am a resident and have been for many years. I like all the updates I see going on in the community to make it look nicer and cleaner. I hope to transfer to a updated 2 bedroom when my lease… Full Review ▶

12/01/14
Prospective Resident

I haven't even moved in yet and I'm already obsessed with the place! Moving out all on my own for the first time was stressful and scary enough, so when I came across the sweetest office staff in the area, I… Full Review ▶

12/01/14
Resident

I have been here for a year and a half and have loved it. I have had no issues with the buildings or the community. The office staff is very easy to deal with as the apartments are great Full Review ▶

12/01/14
Resident

The staff were really nice and professional. They treated my fiance I just like were regular residents. The communinty seems is very quiet which I like and was looking for. Over all I had a great experience, most important my appartment… Full Review ▶

11/24/14
Prospective Resident

I have not moved in yet but was very impressed by the View at Waters Edge. I am a local already and wanted to stay in Lantana. Everywhere else I looked was not appropriately priced and felt, for lack of a… Full Review ▶

11/24/14
Resident

I have been a resident here for 3 years now. I have recently noticed all the great changes that the new management have been working on. It's looking so great and im always excited to step out of my home and… Full Review ▶

11/19/14
Resident

I have lived here for about a year now. I must say that the new management team that took over the apartment totally Rocks!!! Apart from the total remodeling going on that makes it look so much better than it used… Full Review ▶

11/19/14
Resident

The second I walked in the staff greeted me with me smiles, making me feel welcome with each call and vist. They never seemed too busy or as if any of my questions or calls were too annoying or bugges them.… Full Review ▶

11/19/14
Resident

This place is awesome!!!! Free coffee every time I walk in if I want. I love the staff here, they were so helpful upon move in. I can't wait to move in and enjoy all the great amenities that they have.… Full Review ▶

11/14/14
Resident

Just moving in and it is so peaceful and quiet. I love the many water views and lakes that surround the community. The pool is so nice with beautiful new colors and very comfortable modern furniture. My apartment is right next… Full Review ▶

11/07/14
Resident

The View at Water's Edge property has made serious improvements since I moved here in June with my family. I thought it was fine before, but I have been pleasantly surprised as to the improvements that have been made. The Management… Full Review ▶

11/05/14
Resident

DO NOT move to The View at Water's Edge! From the bugs to the maintenance issues, this place has been hell on earth since moving in. Had I known the area better, I would have stayed well away from this place.… Full Review ▶

10/30/14
Resident

RUN- STAY AWAY! This place sucks!! Besides its nice location to 95 it is horrible. We moved here because we were told it was safe,secure and with the new management stuff would be changing. We've been here 6 months. Out of… Full Review ▶

10/29/14
Resident

I have been a resident here for over a year now. I originally moved in because of the great location! I have already seen some major improvements with the new mamanagament company. Calling the front office is a pleasure now, whereas… Full Review ▶

10/29/14
Resident

Since the new management company took over about 6 months ago I have been very happy living at The View. The staff are so friendly and good looking... lets just say I don't mind paying my rent in person ; )… Full Review ▶

10/04/14
Resident

The is my first time moving on my own, I moved from Kentucky to Florida and found this facility and fell in love. It was very clean and the rooms were very well taken care of, It has new carpet, all… Full Review ▶

09/22/14
Resident

I have been a resident here for over three years. As a single person initially, I found there was a high sense of safety. The improvements since the new management has made me feel even more secure. I love the staff… Full Review ▶

09/12/14
Resident

I've been here for over a year and I honestly wish I had moved! No one on the property seems to care that our apartment has ants all over all they say is we will send the company out to fix… Full Review ▶

09/10/14
Resident

Loving the new changes so far. I've been in this community for a little over 3 yrs & the new management is making positive changes. They seem to be on top of things, and take care of me when I need… Full Review ▶

09/06/14
Resident

The management at this complex is great! Moving here was the easiest move I have ever had to do. I contacted the property after I found it on the internet, and was very weary until Angie in the front office informed… Full Review ▶

09/02/14
Resident

First of all great staff, Kristan and Danielle were very professional at their jobs. About the property, the apartment was very clean due to a renovation of the property. New kitchen appliances, the w&d were lightly used but still works perfectly.… Full Review ▶

08/29/14
Resident

Good location with a nice lake view. Close to local airport but back set from main road enough where you never hear them. Building layouts are spread out where you don't feel cramped, great garden style property. Staff was very helpful… Full Review ▶

08/27/14
Resident

I am so happy with the new things going on in the Community. Recently the trash has improved 90% and I am very impressed. The recycle bin area has improved and I am much more satisfied with the attention and projects… Full Review ▶

07/11/14
Resident

Hi everyone i am a new resident i was so happy for new apartment but is not that good first day perfect after that is sucks you have to walk 1/2 mile to the trash container or pit it in you… Full Review ▶

05/08/14
Prospective Resident

I just signed a lease at the View at water's Edge. I did so because I was very impressed by the customer service. I spoke with JACQUI over the phone and she was very professional I felt very welcomed and was… Full Review ▶

04/29/14
Resident

I lived at Runaway Bay for 7 years, and over the years I could see the decline in property, and I decided to buy a home. Unfortunately, after 2 long years of property after property falling through- I decided to go… Full Review ▶

04/10/14
Resident

Tasha and Lindsey are some of the most helpful management staff I've ever encountered in my many travels and apartments I have had to use in my numerous years in the military. They have never hesitated to help me out when… Full Review ▶

04/09/14
Resident

After reading some other reviews about this property, I was almost tempted not to move- in BUT I was really impressed by the leasing staff and the property. I haven't had any rodent/pest problems, the noise is minimal (I am surrounded… Full Review ▶

04/03/14
Resident

I have lived at this property for 5 plus years and new property management has taken over, and I have seen improvements already!! Office staff is very accommodating and seems to care. Maintenance is always spot on! I would definitely recommend… Full Review ▶

04/01/14
Resident

The View at Water's Edge has been a great experience and a wonderful place to live. Everything is up to date and is a very comfortable place to call home. Full Review ▶

01/07/14
Resident

Place is the worst. I had a lot of customers service interactions in my life and I've never written a review but this place deserves for people to see how bad it is before they move in. Safety is horrible gate… Full Review ▶

11/26/13
Resident

Being charged close to $1,400 a month for this place. Never thought would happen. It did. No, I'm not on a lease and I understand the penalty for that but the price is still astounding for such a place. "Why don't… Full Review ▶

10/27/13
Resident

This hell hole was the worst place I have ever lived in my entire life. Where to begin?? Well basivally I was handed an apartment which from thevery beginning had mold growing under the ac unit. Unfortunitly I ddidn't find out… Full Review ▶

09/25/13
Resident

dO NOT MOVE HERE!!!!!.......Where do I begin? Well living in Runaway Bay was one of the worst decisions I've ever made. Luckily my lease is finally up and I get to move out of this crap hole. Considering they are a… Full Review ▶

08/03/13
Resident

Lived here for 3 yrs. when originally moved in was only due to low move in cost. First month free and security was only 300. I now know why. Rent has gone up a lot over the yrs. they added a… Full Review ▶

08/02/13
Resident

GARBAGE DUMP. Two words that eloquently describe the disgusting and unacceptable living conditions at this complex. I'll put some bullet points to hopefully make you people reading this RUN! - All furnishings are either broken or in desperate need of repair.… Full Review ▶

07/30/13
Resident

I dont even know where to begin. Its in the name really.. RUNAWAY!!! Worst place I have EVER lived. The staff treats you like dirt and if they arent treating you like dirt you are having to chase after them for… Full Review ▶

07/09/13
Resident

Don't even come close to this apartament complex,you will be eaten by rats.Very unprofessional management at the complex office and AIMCO corporate office.Bugs,roaches ,AC not working properly,dirty,unsafe and on top of this you will pay for water more than you pay… Full Review ▶

04/28/13
Resident

DO NOT MOVE TO RUNAWAY BAY. As a current resident I'll tell say to any one i don't recommend moving here if you any other choice. From the outside it my look okay but inside is horrible and is on the… Full Review ▶

03/16/13
Resident

STAY FAR away from Runaway Bay. As a former resident of this property, I lived there for 26 months in building #4, I often was awakened by the sound of rodents in the attic of my second floor, one bedroom apartment.… Full Review ▶

03/07/13
Resident

The only advice I can give you is in the name RUNAWAY bay. It says it all right there, RUNAWAY QUICKLY. I understand that you get what you pay for, but you'll most likely feel safer, more comfortable and have more… Full Review ▶

02/25/13
Resident

Do NOT move into runaway bay! i just moved out of this place after living here for a few years. Here's what you can expect: when you sign up to become a future resident the staff are sweeter than pie. The… Full Review ▶

12/02/12
Resident

Roach motel. I have never seen so many bugs. And the response? Negligible. Management staff did not take it seriously, and they were reluctant to either relocate me or let me out of the agreement. They eventually tried to move me… Full Review ▶

08/22/12
Resident

This Place is awful, I would not recommend this place to anyone. Yes the rent is cheap but you definitely get what you pay for. The staff is not helpful and the maintenance do not know how to fix things properly.… Full Review ▶

06/25/12
Resident

very pleased with facilities,staff .Would very much recommend to anyone looking. Full Review ▶

05/29/12
Resident

If you like to see trash piled high up, deal with unpleasant office staff, or get stuck in a Mickey Mouse gate that allows for a convoy of vehicles to enter without an access card - Runaway Bay is the place… Full Review ▶

03/17/12
Resident

Do yourself a favor and don't move here! The leasing office is terrible, staff is incompetent and rude. They never follow up with you about anything, awful customer service! Trash is all over and around the dumpster. The apartments and facilities… Full Review ▶

09/17/11
Resident

For those that don't know AIMCO: 1) BAIT AND SWITCH! I went there with my roommate for a small, cheaper unit, which they Said they had. They even show you around. Then, once the paperwork is in, they call you and… Full Review ▶

09/14/11
Resident

This place has more roaches then people living and working there put together. I am a clean person and I have never had roaches in my apartment until I moved here. Now when my lease is up, which is soon, I… Full Review ▶

09/03/11
Resident

Okay where do I begin!!! This nasty, out-dated, over priced apartment complex is HELL ON EARTH! Seriously, all interested renters please consider the comments/reviews regarding this apartment complex because honestly although the majority of the reviews are bad, at least the… Full Review ▶

10/28/10
Resident

I can t speak highly enough about my experience at Runaway Bay. It was one of the best residential experiences my husband and I have ever had. We lived there over a year and would move back in a heartbeat. Here… Full Review ▶

10/27/10
Resident

From the moment I first heard the title of my "then" future residence Runaway Bay, I knew it would forshadow my happiness. The neighborhood is so peaceful and coming home from a long day of work, peace and tranquility is just… Full Review ▶

10/25/10
Resident

I'm glad to see all these nice reviews!!! I've lived at Runaway Bay Apartments for 8 months now. The office staff and the maintenance are GREAT, professional and prompt. I had some maintenance issues with my air conditioning but it got… Full Review ▶

10/25/10
Resident

I moved in to Runaway Bay in June 2010. I have been very pleased with the customer service and professionalism provided by the maintience team as well as the ladies in the office. I have been a renting apartments for the… Full Review ▶

10/21/10
Resident

I just want to comend the staff at Runaway Bay; from the moment that I arrived at this property I felt welcomed. I met the property manager I believe her name is ----------- and she was great and very informative. she… Full Review ▶

10/20/10
Resident

I moved into a one bedroom apartment two years ago and this year I decided to rent a two bedroom. I went to the leasing office and meet with ---- Chobot, the Community Manager. The other leasing agents, --------------- were already… Full Review ▶

10/20/10
Resident

The management here is so welcoming, professional, and reliable. I did not know a SINGLE person when I came here. I had no idea that the team here at Runaway Bay would become my family. They have even just taken time… Full Review ▶

10/20/10
Resident

In looking through this web site, I was surprised on some of the comments that were said about where I live. From beginning to now, the office people and maintenance have been very friendly and helpful. Just wanted to share my… Full Review ▶

06/06/10
Resident

trash is everywhere the management takes forever to clean it up all yard clippings are blown into the lake once trash is there it never gets cleaned up. i have witnessed kids smoking marajuana by the pool in front of management… Full Review ▶

02/03/10
Resident

Runaway Bay is a beautiful gated community. It's a great family community, surrounded by beautiful lake views. The staff is great and efficient. Would recomment this place to all -- especially those who appreciate nature. Full Review ▶

02/27/09
Resident

My review - I believe everyone has their own opinion. Full Review ▶

02/01/09
Resident

UPDATED: Take a look at all of the positive reviews: they all sound similar and are probably written by the leasing staff. Just compare with the poor reviews, the differences are night and day. Check out the picture of this diseased… Full Review ▶

09/01/08
Resident

I am a current resident at runnaway bay. The gate NEVER works it is either left open or opened by force. My bathroom vent has never worked, nor does the bathroom door lock. The only room the a/c works in is… Full Review ▶

05/18/08
Resident

The first years at Runaway Bay were ok because we knew staff, but once they moved on, it was horrible! The gate... broken! The garbage... all over the place! The fitness center... small and sweaty! The manager at the time we… Full Review ▶

05/05/08
Resident

Not crazy about the neighborhood, the units are in decent shape, and the area is infested with gnats. The first week I moved in a car was firebombed around the main enterance, the gate rarely ever works because the residents literally… Full Review ▶

02/07/08
Resident

This place is horrible, I can not even begin to tell you. I have lived here for 2 years and there are problems with my apartment from the first day I moved in and to this day they have never been… Full Review ▶

04/13/07
Resident

Runaway Bay is the worst apartment complex i've ever lived in.

To start, my Air Conditioning has not worked properly since i moved in. The second time i called about it; without my permission, they barged in my apartment while i… Full Review ▶

02/06/07
Resident

We had no problems while living there however moving out and getting our security deposit back has been a whole other story. This is the most poorly managed place I have ever lived in my life. Someone was murdered in the… Full Review ▶

10/20/05
Resident

This has got to be the worst place to live. I have lived in apartments for the last seven years and this place was our worst mistake. First of all, the lady who runs the place (not sure where they find… Full Review ▶

10/18/05
Resident

poorly managed. trash will pile up for weeks. gates dont work. no parking. bad service. Full Review ▶

10/04/04
Resident

After I signed my lease I regretted every minute of it. This is not a luxury apartment community by any stretch of the imagination. I was scared and embarassed to live here let alone bring family or friends over. None of… Full Review ▶

05/13/04
Resident

I was actually considered moving here until I came by last week and arrived moments after 7 police cars were infront of the leasing office.

Someone had attempted to set fire to the clubhouse.

I am going to move… Full Review ▶

05/09/04
Resident

Anyone who has half a brain can tell that the last three reviews were written by the staff. Runaway Bay is a dump and is full of drug dealers/users and illegal immigrants. Robberies and burglaries, suicides and rapes, stabbings and murder?oh… Full Review ▶

01/30/04
Resident

I live at Runaway Bay for approx. 8 months, the service here is THE BEST I have ever been involved in. The MGMNT staff is OUTSTANDING. I must give kudos to the new assistant manager Erick Pamblanco, he has gone above… Full Review ▶

01/29/04
Resident

Overall:
I have had the pleasure to live in Runaway Bay for three months. In those three months I must say that I have been treated wonderful. When I moved in I was told that a whole new staff was… Full Review ▶

01/29/04
Resident

I have been leaving at Runaway Bay for about a year now, I´m up for renewal of my lease in February. I can truly state that Runaway Bay in the past few months has done an all around turnover. When I… Full Review ▶

11/30/03
Resident

Runaway Bay took at least three tries before maintenance fixed anything. My car was broken into twice in less than a year. I am still waiting after 2 months to hear about my security deposit. When the office was presented with… Full Review ▶

12/02/01
Resident

Upon moving to Runaway Bay, I was attarcted to their advertising that states:

"Sail away to Runaway Bay. Runaway Bay provides the ultimate in taste in services for people who enjoy the good life". I fit that description and not knowing… Full Review ▶

11/17/01
Resident

I´ve lived at Runaway Bay for about Six months. The managment is unfriendly for the most part. The grounds are not the best kept and the buildings are rather tacky looking. The hot tub spa is very slimy.
While the… Full Review ▶

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Units

BedsBathsEstimated Rent
Studio1 $ 977
Studio2 $ 1235
11 $ 982
21 $ 1100
22 $ 1227
BedsBathsEstimated Rent
Studio1 $ 977
Studio2 $ 1235
11 $ 982
21 $ 1100
22 $ 1227

Amenities

  • Cats Allowed

  • Small Dogs Allowed

  • Large Dogs Allowed

  • Pet Deposit Required

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  • Some Breeds Restricted

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