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Gables Mill

100 Akers Ridge Drive Southeast, Atlanta, GA 30339
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City Average
11/20/14
Resident

The current manager is quite lazy. She is very overweight and her lack of initiative in doing anything may contribute. She also had a foul, unwarranted attitude, most likely because she is unhappy with herself. I've seen the way she treats… Full Review ▶

06/15/14
Resident

Don't bother renting here, if you have a nice vehicle and want to preserve it's value or your property. If your car gets broken into there is nothing they will or want to do to make it right. Courtesy officer is… Full Review ▶

05/06/14
Resident

Unusually high rent for such dated units. There is a very severe gnat infestation in many buildings as well. We've had these damn bugs flying around for months now, and can't seem to get rid of them no matter what we… Full Review ▶

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03/29/14
Resident

I have so much to say... but I will just tell about my final encounter with Gables Mill. My boyfriend and I cleaned the apartment better than it was on move in and still received a bill for carpet damage. It… Full Review ▶

01/02/14
Resident

Ok here is the truth. I lived here from 2009 ~ 2012. The location near Cumberland mall was excellent. I never had any problems with home or car breakins but I also didn't live in the back of the community. Yes… Full Review ▶

10/19/13
Resident

Do NOT Move Here, the outside looks nice, neighbors seem exceptional, and the model will sell you a dream!!!!!! Maintenece will have to come several times when you first move in. We have been having bug issues since day 1. They… Full Review ▶

09/25/13
Resident

Terrible. I hate that I have to move, but I just can't give this place any more money. I had a one bedroom for a year and my experience was good. I upgraded to a 3 bedroom and its been a… Full Review ▶

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08/31/13
Resident

After 9 months of living here I am MOVING OUT!! Since week two of moving in the roaches have taken over my home. When I went to the office they acted as if they had never heard of any insect problems… Full Review ▶

07/10/13
Resident

I love this place, I have lived here for about 5 years. I do not agree with the price for a 700sq ft apartment costing 100 more then the rest of the other complex's. But the biggest point of contention is… Full Review ▶

05/30/13
Resident

I have lived here for a while, the location is what is keeping me here. After this lease is over I am gone. They are extremely old and there is not reason a 1 bedroom less than 700 sq. feet should… Full Review ▶

05/14/13
Resident

I have lived here for 7 years. It is just OK. Location is great. Layout is good. I will be moving out because they raised my rent $100 so now I would be paying over $800 a month! The apartments are… Full Review ▶

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05/07/13
Resident

I have lived at Gables Mill for a year and will be moving out this month. Overall, it has been an ok place to live. The location is excellent (near major highways and shops) but the apartments themselves leave a lot… Full Review ▶

04/13/13
Resident

OMG WTF !!!! We just moved here and all the things they have written on the bottom is so very true!! Rats !! and Cockroaches the size of my fingers!! filthy place to live. No security, no peace,very loud noise and… Full Review ▶

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04/02/13
Resident

I currently live at Gables Mill and have for the past year with my boyfriend and dog. I've never really had any noise or "thug" problems. Thankfully. It's actually been a very quiet place although I will hear people occasionally through… Full Review ▶

02/16/13
Resident

Hi, I lived at Gables Mill for 2 1/2 years. Overall I liked the apartment layout, good sized space for the price. It's not the fanciest place but ok. It's a very good location to highways. Roaches: Yes the rumors are… Full Review ▶

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11/17/12
Resident

RENT AT YOUR OWN RISK!! I was just browsing looking at another apartment complex ratings and I seen this... where I currently live and am looking to move the hell out. I agree totally with the person that wrote about the… Full Review ▶

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11/17/12
Resident

Love the staff and the way they make you feel before moving in. I have read great things before moving in and at my visit was impressed at the beauty of the place. and cobb county overall. Leaving here I have… Full Review ▶

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10/25/12
Resident

Dont be fooled by Gables Mill. I was so excited when I moved into my apartment. It LOOKED really nice. Then after awhile the big huge roach bugs took over. It was ridiculous. They would be in the bathroom, in the… Full Review ▶

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10/08/12
Prospective Resident

I'm going to leave most of the ratings on the default level and just respond on what I did see. I justrecently went in to sign a lease. I was instantly stuck by the friendliness of the management and the maintenance… Full Review ▶

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08/24/12
Resident

Gables Mill is attractive when you first walk in. That is where it stops. Move here if you want: roaches, a gym that NEVER has functioning equipment, and a HUGE rent hike at the end of your first year. This year,… Full Review ▶

08/15/12
Resident

IF YOU LIKE ROACHES, YOU WILL LOVE GABLES MILL APARTMENTS. Not only are the apartments run down and infested with roaches, the management does not care a bit about you once you are a tenant. Full Review ▶

08/01/12
Resident

I lived in Gables Mill for 3 years. I moved out July 2012. The complex has become run down, the newer tenants are rude, noisy, and dirty. There is a HUGE HUGE roach problem inside and outside...DISGUSTING!! I threw away most… Full Review ▶

07/26/12
Resident

I love living at Gables Mill. I lived here 14 years ago prior to getting married and, after viewing many other communities, decided to move back after my divorce. The apartments are spacious, the amenities are great and upon move-in I… Full Review ▶

12/15/11
Resident

I was a resident of Gables Mill for 3 years, I was rarely in my unit so my complaints didnt really force me to move earlier. The cenntipede problem is true. They literally take over your apartment. You have to request… Full Review ▶

11/30/11
Resident

Do not move here, our apartment was covered with centipedes, there was even one on the bed, and the mgmt wont do anything. Take your money, & run somewhere else......also rats, in the parking lot & walkways ! Full Review ▶

08/31/11
Resident

To begin, there is a major roach issue, inside and outside. The complex is nestled in the woods, which I understand but that doesn't say much for the roaches that invade the unit. Roach spray has become a monthly expense. We… Full Review ▶

08/15/11
Resident

If you like roaches as your neighbours that's the right place for you. There is a major Roach infestation and there is no pest control at all outside. Last week i came back home late at night and i counted 7… Full Review ▶

08/04/11
Resident

I have lived here for a couple of years. Several issues...The staff is CONSTANTLY changing (like every other week and i'm not kidding) and they're ALWAYS pretty rude. They will charge you for every little thing and are not willing to… Full Review ▶

06/15/11
Resident

Been here just over 3 years and absolutely love living here. My girlfriend lived here first in a 1 bedroom for about a year, we decided to move in together and got a 3 bedroom unit together which we shared for… Full Review ▶

06/11/11
Resident

If you live here, you will never have a parking space. NEVER! You will hear every movement from someone above you or any noise made! You can even hear people talking while you and they are both in the bathrooms. The… Full Review ▶

05/16/11
Resident

We have absolutely loved living at Gables Mill. It is a quiet, wooded complex within walking distance to the Chattahoochee River and with pretty fantastic amenities (racquetball courts, tennis courts, a pool, a fitness center). Though we have had the occasional… Full Review ▶

12/19/10
Resident

I have lived in some real crapholes but this place is by far the worst. I'm paying twice as much as I used to and I'm not completely sure why. Currently, it's almost midnight on a Sunday, I have to be… Full Review ▶

08/12/10
Resident

I love my home at Gables Mill. I have been living her for 3 years and its been nothing but wonderful. I moved here from out of state, I wont move until I purchase a home. Full Review ▶

08/12/10
Resident

Maybe you dont mind bugs and snakes but I do. We have lived here for about 6 months now and the problem is only getting worse. I will say it is probably not entirely their fault because this place is in… Full Review ▶

04/25/10
Resident

These apartments are old! I've lived here since 2007 *scream* and started paying 715 for my ity bity 598 sq foot 1bdroom/1bath apt. It's now at 740. No one who originally lived here when i came in exists on my side… Full Review ▶

03/05/09
Resident

I've been here for almost two years (2008-2010) without any horrible experiences. Parking next to my building is fine. No problems with the neighbors. I sometimes hear them moving around, but it's not intrusive. We're not friends, but we can all… Full Review ▶

09/09/08
Resident

Its truly amazing that corporate has not caught on to the reason why the why so many people are moving out id becuase of the office staff Full Review ▶

07/16/08
Resident

I lived in the Gables Mill since 2006. You get what you pay for. Go see the model. That s pretty much it. In fact, they even let me see the exact apartment I would be renting when I moved in… Full Review ▶

05/07/08
Resident

We have lived here for over two years. The location is great. The apartments are very spacious. The few things that have needed fixing we done so quickly. If we were not moving out of state we would be signing another… Full Review ▶

03/26/08
Resident

I currently live at Gables and have not had any issues with the apartment. Any little thing I have wanted fixed has been fixed in the same day as reported. There are NO bug problems and the apartments are the MOST… Full Review ▶

03/05/08
Resident

THERE ARE MANY THINGS I HAVE TO SAY ABOUT GABLES MILLS. FIRST, THE HOUSING PEOPLE ARE RUDE. THEY TOLD WE COULDNT MOVE OUT EARLY THEN THEY TOLD US WE COULD, BUT STILL TOOK OUR MONEY. SECOND THEY LET A HUGE DIGUSTING… Full Review ▶

02/01/08
Resident

When we first moved in, management was great, friendly. They really tried to know you personally. New management does not care, they just want your money. They treat a terrible paint job and new siding as a "New Look". The insides… Full Review ▶

12/27/07
Resident

If you like loud base vibrating your apartment at all times of the day of if you like pametto bugs and cockroaches then this place is for you. We moved into this apartment in May. It was great for the first… Full Review ▶

10/17/07
Resident

So I moved in over the summer and have had a delightful experience. Construction has been going on since I moved in; however, they were finished replacing the siding and painting my building in less than a month. I have met… Full Review ▶

09/22/07
Resident

I have lived at Gables Mill for several years and have loved every minute of it! I live in the back of the community and it's so private and quiet. I know all of my neighbors and developed a bond with… Full Review ▶

09/16/07
Resident

I have lived here for 2 years and have never had a problem until the new management. I completely agree with the other reviews. Don't expect to ever park in front of your apartment. There are so many trash bins in… Full Review ▶

07/01/07
Resident

Don't expect to take a shower if you wash clothes - you might run out of hot water mid bath . Don't expect a call back , if you call about something that does not work ( which happens very very… Full Review ▶

06/04/07
Resident

Horrible management they have some new girl there name Ieshia who has no management skills what so ever!!!! Don't ever get into a financial bind and expect them to understand they just want to file warrants and add fees. Full Review ▶

05/08/07
Resident

The new office staff is just VERY RUDE. I have lived here for a couple years and have never really felt the need to complain. It's called customer service people, look into it.
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05/02/07
Resident

It is no surprise that residents are complaining about ----- -------, she is one of the worst excuses for a human being I have ever come across in my time in Atlanta. She has run the Gables Mill property into the… Full Review ▶

04/05/07
Resident

05/03/2007 I have lived at Gables Mill for 2 years. The office staff changed a few times, but were generally and consistently friendly and seemed to really want to meet your needs and the property manager, Greg, was a constant. I… Full Review ▶

03/27/07
Resident

I've been reading ALOT of reviews (mostly negative) about aptmnt complexes as I'm looking for new place. I'm not the type to write a review either, but I thought Gables did a meager, but decent job. I lived there 1 1/2… Full Review ▶

03/10/07
Resident

I have been at Mill for over four years and I love it! The staff is great and very prompt. Mishaps happen in every community, it is how the staff deals with it that makes the difference. I am currently buying… Full Review ▶

02/24/07
Resident

Quiet, good location ,safe
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02/14/07
Resident

The apt has a new manager who is the one of the most nasty people on Earth. My wife got sick & nearly dies, we became behind on the rent, the asst mgr got it OK'd to pay weekly thru the… Full Review ▶

01/29/07
Resident

If you want to find a nice place to live, turn around please. The stuff is rude. The gate is always open. It is worse if you live on the first floor since it could be broken in. Don't believe if… Full Review ▶

10/14/06
Resident

I have been living at Gables Mill for a year and I am about to renew my lease. I love it. It's a nice central location, close to 75 and 285. The noise level is low, leasing staff is friendly, any… Full Review ▶

09/12/06
Resident

It's all about a nice place at a great price and a super location. I've brought in 3 friends since I moved in and made $900. Full Review ▶

09/11/06
Resident

Not sure where to begin...would it be the four instances where I had water pouring into my apartment from upstairs ( water stains never addressed properly, the exploding condesate pipe, ( hallway carpet still heavily soiled and left soaking wet..), the… Full Review ▶

09/06/06
Resident

I've been here for a year, on a top floor unit, and love it. Staff is fine and I don't have the experience with bugs that others have. True the gate is always broken, taking the trash to the compacter is… Full Review ▶

07/21/06
Resident

I like to whistle when i'm at the Mill. i whistle at the bugs and they seem to enjoy it. my friends also whistle when they are here. we all have a real fun time at the Mill. by the way,… Full Review ▶

07/17/06
Resident

I have only lived in Gables Mill for 1 month and we have had so many bug issues! The entire complex has major bug problems and they have yet to do anything about it! What a mess! Be prepared to spend… Full Review ▶

06/20/06
Resident

My wife and I love it here! We moved in about six months ago and we've had only great experiences. Full Review ▶

06/18/06
Resident

The "gated" community is rarely enclosed due to faulty and broken gates. The property is older and has unconvinient maintainence issues (air conditioning and water heating issues). The maintainence staff, however, is incredibly friendly, helpful, and prompt. There are many bugs… Full Review ▶

06/13/06
Resident

I lived in Gables MIll for a year and a half and of that, I payed my rent on time every month. However, I recieved notices on my door 4 months telling me I was about to be evicted because I… Full Review ▶

08/06/05
Resident

The water is turned off more then its turned on. Trash piles up by the dumpster alot. The pool is not as clean as it should, one guy told me he only cleans it twice a week. Bugs Bugs and more… Full Review ▶

06/02/05
Resident

Not only is the rent overpriced, but the office staff is horrible. They quoted a rent price that is TWO HUNDRED DOLLARS more than what I am paying now. I thought it might be reasonable because the apartment was fairly nice.… Full Review ▶

04/20/05
Resident

I have lived at Gables Mill for one year. There is ample parking. It is your standard garden style apartment, a little older, but serves it's purpose. The amenities are nice. The fitness center needs sprucing up a bit. The location… Full Review ▶

11/10/04
Resident

I almost moved in, and I am so glad I didn't. When I arrived the prices went up, and there were *many* extra fees. Mgmt. couldn't keep their story straight. I was told many contradictory statements and I feel like I… Full Review ▶

10/28/04
Resident

I lived there a year and a half and the rent was outrageous and the staff was GOD-AWFUL! My neighbors robbed me and the staff DID NOT CARE!!!! The garbage piled up outside the dumpster because the management wouldn't pay to… Full Review ▶

09/18/04
Resident

I only moved in about 3 months ago. I can only say that I really regret choosing this apartment complex. The kitchen cabinets are old and dirty, the frigde smells horribly, gates are broken most of the times and not working… Full Review ▶

07/13/04
Resident

The management is the worst - The front office manager is a total b*tch and could careless if you have a problem. She has the attitude when you walk in with a problem - like you?re totally beneath her in life.… Full Review ▶

05/28/04
Resident

I love living at Gables Mill. In general it is like most typical apartments around here, but it has a couple additional bonuses such as:
- Right next to a Chattahoochee National Forest entrance (plus most people don't know about this… Full Review ▶

05/24/04
Resident

The staffs are ever changing and it seems that no one of them cares about his/her job performance. Arrogant, negligent. You'd think you won't have much interaction with the staffs? You don't have to, and they would still find ways to… Full Review ▶

04/25/04
Resident

I have a 3-BR Terrace (down one level) with no one else having an entrance on my landing, so its totally private... Apt faces the woods between me and I-285, 1o´ off the ground even on the lower level. Its very… Full Review ▶

04/19/04
Resident

Gables Mill is all about the cost benefit analysis. Like any apartment complex, it has good and bad features, and it´s an individual decision as to which ones you value the most.

On the good side-
Location: 2-6 minutes off… Full Review ▶

03/26/04
Resident

I´m not sure who posted the positive reviews of Gables Mill´s staff, but I have a feeling it was the staff themselves. I have lived here for three long years, and EVERY SINGLE request I´ve submitted has been ignored or fulfilled… Full Review ▶

02/07/04
Resident

To start positively, the leasing agents and maintenance staff are all great. And I never had any noise problems or complaints from neighbors. But the apartments are seriously in need of upgrading - they are 30 years old. When my neighbor… Full Review ▶

10/13/03
Resident

Okay... admitting that I´ve had a few problems.. Gables Mill is an older property, but they do keep it up well compared to some of the apartments places out there, compared to the rent you pay. You have to understand that… Full Review ▶

10/03/03
Resident

For those of you who are shopping around for apartments to rent in the Atlanta area, judging from the preceeding reviews- you may not even have to read mine to make your decision. My roommate and I recently moved out of… Full Review ▶

09/10/03
Resident

I have been in gables mill for 4 months and the work order that I put in still has not be touched. The complex is a mess and the are almost always open. My name still hasnt been added to the… Full Review ▶

07/06/03
Resident

The staff are complete morons who change policy on a whim, and poor tenants pay the price dearly. Amenities are the worst in the area, and apartments have more roaches and little creatures than square feet. Maint. takes forever to get… Full Review ▶

06/25/03
Resident

I have never had a worse experience in my life. The staff knew I was supposed to move in for a month, but when I came to sign my paperwork and get my keys, they sent someone from maintenance to look… Full Review ▶

06/10/03
Resident

I will agree that the amenities are great, HOWEVER, the apartments are not much to speak of. I had more problems upon move-in, that I shouldn´t have had to deal with, that the manager gave me 1/2 month free. I am… Full Review ▶

03/06/03
Resident

I have so much fun living here. The apartments are older, but they keep them up really nice. These people are right, the front office staff leasing consultants are fine as hell. I leased because of their smiles. They made my… Full Review ▶

03/06/03
Resident

To be blunt, Gables Mill is an older property, however...they do all they can to keep them up! The leasing staff and maintenance are very helpful and attentive to my needs...and I am assuming other residents. I really enjoy living here.… Full Review ▶

03/04/03
Resident

I´ve been living here since October and I can´t say enough good things about this place. In my oppinion this community is purfect for a young working professional. The price is just right. Location is very convenient to downtown, midtown, buckhead… Full Review ▶

03/03/03
Resident

The reason I leased an apartment here is because of Stephanie Anderson. Even though the apartments aren´t the newest looking... she made everything so perfect. She even gave us some ideas on decorating. She is beautiful, sweet, and very professional. She… Full Review ▶

01/27/03
Resident

The front office is great... It?s all worth renting an apartment at Gables Mill, just because of the girls in the front office. The girl with long blonde hair is fine as hell, and very smart... she does her job well.… Full Review ▶

01/27/03
Resident

Front office is wonderful... They are very helpful, and returns phone calls.. sometimes things don´t get completed on time, but they get back with you to let you know, and that is very professional. The maintenace staff is also very helpful,… Full Review ▶

01/27/03
Resident

The rent is reasonable, it is very quiet, and wooded complex, few ants, but what do you expect in woods? I think the staff is very nice, and helpful exept one of them in management....??? She doesn´t know how to smile.… Full Review ▶

01/21/03
Resident

I am in the middle of my lease and thinking about taking Gables up on its $200 transfer fee so I can change to another Gables complex. I have had maintenance issue after maintenance issue, I think it is due to… Full Review ▶

01/14/03
Resident

I have lived in lots of apartment communities before, but this was the absolute WORST experience in my life! We had problems with scorpions (yes, scorpions - I got stung) and ants, as well as leaking ceilings and faucets. Management did… Full Review ▶

12/18/02
Resident

I lived here for about a year and i hated it. Management was rude and hardly ever fixed
the problems with my apartment. In my opinion, this complex is extremely rude and inconsiderate. If you are looking for a nice, working,… Full Review ▶

12/06/02
Resident

I love this place and will probably be moving back here soon. They have a hot tub, though it only works about 40% of the time. There are two nice tennis courts and a pool. I´m hesitant to mention the racquetball… Full Review ▶

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