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Chatham Hills

9 Candlelight Dr, Springfield, IL 62704
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City Average
10/15/14
Resident

Moved to Springfield from Toronto Canada and didn't know what to expect or where to live; decided on Chatham Hills, and definitely made the right decision. My apartment was great, the complex well maintained, and staff was very attentive and courteous!… Full Review ▶

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09/26/14
Resident

the worst apartments i ever lived.worst customer service.they wont listen to problems and the carpets were worst.overall these apartments not worth for the price. BEWARE OF THIS.. Full Review ▶

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08/28/14
Resident

Stay away! I was new to the area, had two coworkers living here, and they were having a move in special so I decided to move in. The office staff seems nice at first but both of my coworkers and myself… Full Review ▶

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06/21/14
Resident

Just information and from personal experience- You will have to pay for partial utilities, which is between 40-50 dollars a month. This pushes the monthly price close to $700, if you are renting a 1-bedroom apartment, which I was for a… Full Review ▶

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04/01/14
Resident

Great place to live. Full Review ▶

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02/25/14
Resident

My experience here at Chatham hills has been a rollercoaster of emotions. When my family first moved here, we felt like we struck it rich. The rent at the time for our 3 bedroom was in the 600s and with the… Full Review ▶

01/15/14
Resident

Do not move here!! The first problem is with the water, you will not be able to regulate the temps any time of the day, it will either be scalding hot or ice cold. After many calls for repairs I was… Full Review ▶

01/05/14
Resident

Residents have a tendency parking in the grass verses the parking lot. The hallway is not vented well and some days you can smell trash, animal urine on some days. The water bill seems to increase month over month, I'm up… Full Review ▶

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12/22/13
Resident

I rented this place few years ago and all I can say is that it is a SUPER BAD place to live in. This place is a DUMP. This place is not safe. Anyone can walk up to your door. Please… Full Review ▶

09/13/13
Resident

I rented from 2007-2008 and came back in 2012 and my husband are still here. The leasing office has been SO helpful to my husband and I. We enjoy living here very much and every time we had trouble with an… Full Review ▶

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08/01/13
Resident

DON'T SIGN WITH THIS PLACE!!!!! Every negative review spells out in detail everything I have gone through plus more. They charge you fees that even they can't explain. Brian's favorite line is i'll send a ledger to your door....Dont wait for… Full Review ▶

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07/30/13
Resident

This was my first apartment I had actually ever lived in. It didn't strike me as an incredible place, but I never really had any major problems either. It had ups and downs like any place. Overall, I was perfectly content… Full Review ▶

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04/29/13
Resident

Apartment was clean when I moved in. Nothing fancy but clean and everything has worked well for us. We've renewed our lease twice with no issues. We plan to move this summer since we qualified for a home loan. Full Review ▶

04/29/13
Resident

This place is absolute garbage and run by the worst bunch of boldfaced liars you'll ever meet in your life. DO NOT LIVE HERE! The 5-star reviews, which go out of their way to say the gym is great (it's all… Full Review ▶

01/01/13
Resident

RUN! I wish i did. The building stinks like cigarettes BAD where I lived. They say they cant do anything about it. I asked to move to a building that doesnt have as heavy smokers. NOTHING. Its GROSS. Im not being… Full Review ▶

11/18/12
Resident

me and my fiance have lived here for almost 3 years now. we are grateful to have been accepted into this community. Valerie and Stephanie have been friendly and very helpful since we moved. The fitness room is nice to have… Full Review ▶

11/08/12
Resident

Leasing Office staff members are big time liars. They are too good at the time of signing the lease, but you can see their true colors in the immediate next month. Chatham hills owes me $600 for referring 3 apartments to… Full Review ▶

10/30/12
Resident

I like my apartment. It's a one bedroom and is pretty big. I use the fitness center quite a bit and they have recently put a bunch of new stuff down there that's pretty cool. I like that it's close to… Full Review ▶

10/10/12
Resident

I lived in Chatham hills for 3 years and have never had a problem with anything at all that is serious. Every time i need something done in my apartment they are quick and they do not let it drag on… Full Review ▶

09/24/12
Resident

Very nice community, met alot of friends at the pool and just by making conversation on the patio. Very well-built and well-maintained, especially considering these buildings were established in the 1980s. The only place in town that would allow our Australian… Full Review ▶

08/23/12
Resident

If you are planning on renting this place DO NOT, Stay as far away from them as possible. We moved here from out of state and didn't do our research before moving to this place. The employees who work there are… Full Review ▶

08/07/12
Resident

Bad experience! I wish I never moved there! So Bad! Don't even think of signing! I lived there for 2 years, I wanted to move out the day I moved in but i was too busy to move again. The carpet,… Full Review ▶

07/27/12
Resident

Where do I begin. When we first moved in we were told that there was a crazy lady that lived in the basement claiming there was a mouse problem, well guess what she was never crazy. They do have a horriable… Full Review ▶

07/22/12
Resident

Do not move here because you will regret it..There is a terrible rodent problem that never gets handled, the office staff is rude beyond belief, and they make up reasons to charge and over charge you for things. I lived there… Full Review ▶

06/11/12
Resident

I know that there are several reviews that are not good - but I have to admit, I have been in the office when other residents have complained and they bring it upon them selves. I have never had an issue… Full Review ▶

05/31/12
Resident

I rented at Chatham hills when I took a job at Memorial Hospital last year. I looked at lots of places and chose here because the staff was really nice and that was important to me since I'm not from here… Full Review ▶

05/23/12
Resident

I have liverd here for 2 years and just renewed again. I would love to buy a house, but they make it too easy for me. I hate to mow grass, I hate to pay for a gym membership and have… Full Review ▶

02/22/12
Resident

Please do urself a favor and stay away from this place. Where do I start? First of all, note that unlike most other places, the rent that will be quoted to you does not include the charges for garbage, water and… Full Review ▶

12/10/11
Resident

I have been living at Chatham Hills for about 6 months and I have no complaints. The office is friendly and efficient and my apartment is very nice and clean. There is PLENTY of parking available and it is never a… Full Review ▶

12/03/11
Resident

We have lived here for a year and a half. The management here sucks. They are big liars. They have lied since we moved in. They originally said we have mirroed closets in our apartment. They did not show us the… Full Review ▶

12/01/11
Resident

PLEASE DON'T MOVE HERE!!! The office staff is the rudest people on the face of the earth. They over charge for everything. It's infested with roaches in mice. This place is horrid!!! Full Review ▶

12/01/11
Resident

In less than 60 days, My husband and I will have the great pleasure of moving. To Any young person, like myself, I would not recommend wasting your time on this complex. You may be lured in by the neat appearance… Full Review ▶

09/27/11
Resident

Chatham Hills will be the most regrettable decision you ailments make! I am not exaggerating... Once they get you into a contract it is impossibleto get out without them charging a hand and foot. They put outrageous charges together and if… Full Review ▶

05/26/11
Resident

i stayed at chatham hills for a year, and it was the worst experince i have ever had. the staff is horible. for exsample, my wife had jus goten home with our 8 week old child, and there were two dead… Full Review ▶

04/28/11
Resident

i haven't had any of the problems listed below, i love chatham hills! the apartments are very nice. even if there is some kind of issue like something broken they are usually good about coming out to fix it! the staff… Full Review ▶

04/19/11
Resident

our lease is up july 2011 and it seems like july cannot come soon enough. this place has rats in the walls, plumbing problems, very poor construction, horrible parking, loud neighbors who party, do drugs and drink. people's pets leave their… Full Review ▶

04/16/11
Resident

I like my apartment here...it's spacious, clean...just what I need. I too was shown a model apartment when I toured because my apartment wasn't available when I came to look...but they let me look at it before I signed my lease.… Full Review ▶

04/13/11
Resident

Chatam Hills is great. They allow pets and have a gym as well as a pool. Would recommend them to someone looking for an apartment. Full Review ▶

03/22/11
Resident

The girls at the office are EXTREMELY nice and helpful.For such a large complex, it's very quiet. It has a gym and a pool to boot!The fact that they allow pets is wonderful.So do I recommend Chatham Hills? Yes, very much… Full Review ▶

03/01/11
Resident

Probably the worst place I could have ever lived in. The place is a DUMP! They show you an apartment and tell you that you will either have a balcony or patio, my roommates and I got neither. We were in… Full Review ▶

02/16/11
Resident

I lived in Chatham Hills for two years. I was warned the place was a hole before I moved in, but when I went to see for myself I was fooled like so many others. The office staff seems so nice… Full Review ▶

02/15/11
Resident

I lived here in 06 and i did not have any problems that were not addressed or fixed in a timely manner.... I loved the staff and neighbors here..... I current live here now and have been living here for the… Full Review ▶

02/15/11
Resident

After moving away from home for the first time, this was definitely what I was looking for moving forward in my journey of life on my own. Full Review ▶

02/15/11
Resident

Growing up in downtown Chicago, Illinois, I was accustomed to the loud, busy lifestyle of the windy city. As college approached I decided on Robert Morris University Springfield. Coming here mainly for baseball, I was apprehensive. I didn't know the lay… Full Review ▶

02/15/11
Resident

I lived here for a year. have no complaints, any time i needed something worked on it was done promptly. Grounds always kept clean. Full Review ▶

02/15/11
Resident

I have lived Here at Chathams Hills Apartments for about 25 years. I raised my children out here. The kids loved living here because there were always kids to play with and of course the swimming pool was their favorite place.… Full Review ▶

02/13/11
Resident

Great place to stay. Lived here for several years and never had any problems. Well-kept, affordable apartment that never had any major problems. Anytime something stopped working, I could have it fixed by the end of the day. The staff is… Full Review ▶

02/03/11
Resident

My husband and out daughter lived at Chatham Hills before we moved. We absolutely loved it! The setup was great, we each had our own sink, and toilet then the tub was in the middle, bedrooms were big! It was the… Full Review ▶

01/20/11
Resident

Respectful staff, prompt attention to maintenance, clean apartments, overall nice place to live. Full Review ▶

01/19/11
Resident

This place is trash, the staff are trash and, now, if you read some of the comments. The staff are pretending to be lawyers and trying to scare people away who post negative reviews (which is everyone who's ever lived in… Full Review ▶

01/18/11
Resident

I rented here at Chatham Hills in 97-98, but upon moving to Edwardsville to go to school in 98, I obviously left. I left on good terms, though breeching my original lease agreement. The staff was very supportive of my move/situation,and… Full Review ▶

01/18/11
Resident

I have been living here since 2008. I think the staff is wonderful. They are always friendly & know most residents by name! This complex also has resident events throughout the year which are great. I'm very happy I chose Chatham… Full Review ▶

01/17/11
Resident

CH is a horrible place to live. They only keep the outside looking nice to lure people into living their! Look a little closer and you'll see that pretty green grass is covered in dog crap. FITNESS AREA: lots of broken… Full Review ▶

01/17/11
Resident

I needed a place fast and pretty inexpensive. I did look at several places and actually almost moved into a different one because it was a little less, but I went with my gut and signed a short term lease at… Full Review ▶

01/17/11
Prospective Resident

I was considering relocating to Springfield and my visit took me to the beautifuland sizeable Chatham Hills apartments. While I turned down the opportunity to relocate to Springfield, if I had, I would be living at Chatham Hills. The stafff was… Full Review ▶

01/17/11
Resident

I've live in these apartments for about 3 years now. It's nice because it's really convenient to my work. The best part is that they accept large dogs. I have a 4 year old black lab and could not part with… Full Review ▶

01/17/11
Resident

I was relocated to Springfield for a few months and I needed a furnished apartment. With very little of those my relocator brought me to Chatham hills. It's a nice apartment. Very clean! When comcast switched digital service the office staff… Full Review ▶

01/15/11
Resident

I just moved to Springfield from central Florida for a new job. I decided to lease an apartment at Chatham Hills because the price was in my budget and the one bedroom was pretty good size. I live by myself and… Full Review ▶

01/14/11
Resident

I have been living at Chatham Hills for over two years now and absolutely love it. I live in a two bedroom apartment and is the perfect size for my family. The fitness center is great and the big projection TV… Full Review ▶

07/16/10
Resident

These ----- here at this leasing office are morons Their over weight and lazy disrespectful and --------. This is a personal f#$k you to them reconsider if you honestly are thinking of living here even the apartments on Seven Pines which… Full Review ▶

06/18/10
Resident

bad pet owners. Every month we had notes shoved under our doors or a "little reminder" on our monthly statements about dog poop all over the grass. I don't own any pets, by the way. Alot of the dog owners are… Full Review ▶

05/08/10
Resident

This place is awful and I would not recommend it to my worst enemy. The staff members are the fakest pieces of ---- I have even come across. They will lie to your face and tell you what you want to… Full Review ▶

05/06/10
Resident

I am a student studying at SIU School of Medicine. Recently there have been new residents that are looking for places and I would recommend Chatham Hills to them. When they looked on this site, they were shocked by what they… Full Review ▶

03/19/10
Resident

staying there wasn't bad but, 6 months after i left they told a collection agent to my co signers, demanding 150 in unpaid rent. I paid ever month and when i handed in my key they said i didn't owe anything.… Full Review ▶

03/18/10
Resident

While we lived there, most of our problems came from the people who lived around us. The people above us had a hay nest built up on their decking for their dog to go to the bathroom over the winter. When… Full Review ▶

03/16/10
Resident

I moved out of Chatham Hills four years ago to move out of Springfield. I came back to Springfield and moved back into Chatham Hills because I liked living there. I only moved out this time because I bought a house… Full Review ▶

03/06/10
Resident

My youngest and his family have lived there over a year and have asked to have the mouse problem solved,just today after speaking with them they were basically told it was their problem even though they have also been found in… Full Review ▶

10/27/09
Resident

To start out, I cannot wait until my lease is up and I am able to leave Chatham Hills. The demo apartment the complex allows you to see is not anything like the real thing. Also, DO NOT FALL FOR THE… Full Review ▶

09/24/09
Resident

I moved into Chatham Hills last year when I tranferred from Chicago to work for a local hospital. I was told by several people at the hospital that Chatham Hills was a great place to live. I did my homework and… Full Review ▶

09/22/09
Resident

Chatham Hills Apartments is both a poorly ran company and landlord. Do not live here. While I was made several promises about my apartment (condition and location) that enabled my decision to choose Chatham Hills, none were made except the bare… Full Review ▶

09/14/09
Resident

I lived at Chatham Hills for about 2 years and it was nice. I never really had any problems besides minor repair stuff. I moved out because I bought a house which I am regretting. I really wish I still lived… Full Review ▶

09/13/09
Resident

I've lived in Chatham Hills for about four months. Shortly after I moved in I had flys getting into my unit through the faux fire place. Then my toilet clogged. When my second toliet clogged the maintence came out immediately. He… Full Review ▶

08/05/09
Resident

this apartment complex in one word....sucks. i lived there for only a little while and i had sossooooo many problems. i regret even dealing with them. so please do not i repeat do not do not do not waste your time… Full Review ▶

07/12/09
Resident

This looks like such a great place to live from the outside and with the ammenities like a pool, fitness center, etc. I was new to the town of Springfield when I rented at Chatham Hills so I had no feedback… Full Review ▶

06/02/09
Resident

When I first came to CHatham Hills they showed me a beautiful aprtment with a patio, promised me a reasonable rent amount and no deposit, told me they were located in the Grant school district, and promised me a quiet building… Full Review ▶

05/14/09
Resident

living here was worse then getting my prostate checked ,lies after lies ,thats all the office staff knows how to do ,they do promise things though but never come through them ,maint. does a good job racing around on there 4… Full Review ▶

04/06/09
Resident

I rented an apartment here for a relocating employee from out of town. The leasing agent promised us that if the employee didn't like it we would lose our deposit but would otherwise have no further obligation as long as she… Full Review ▶

01/01/09
Resident

I love it hear, but the prices are a bit crazy. I feel safe at home alone. I have met some great people that live here. Everyone in the office is amazing. If there is ever a problem they fix it… Full Review ▶

12/01/08
Resident

hi. i have been reading all of these negitive comments about chatham hills, and i have to say that there is a lot of truth bending. i am not going to call anyone a lier, but i live in candletree, and… Full Review ▶

11/14/08
Resident

They'll let you sign a lease, move in, promise you the world, but don't think about renting here! First off, neighbors are noisy, rude and there's constant noise coming up and down the halls. The people above us must have run… Full Review ▶

07/01/08
Resident

Chatham Hills apartment is not worth it. Plain and simple. Looks are decieving.... Full Review ▶

06/29/08
Resident

The hell I am living in cannot be any longer. They will not repair anything in the apartment, they leave threatening letters if you ask more than once, the noisy and unsafe neighborhood is something they never advertise. There are apartments… Full Review ▶

06/16/08
Prospective Resident

I moved to Springfield in May of 2007 and at first glance, this was the only apartment complex that had vacant one bedrooms. The office/show room is very deceiving; it's large and nicely decorated so that you are under the impression… Full Review ▶

04/16/08
Resident

My boyfriend and I moved in here December of 2007. We are moving out next month on May 31, as we had to break the lease, because my boyfriend lost his job & we are moving back to Decatur, IL. Anyway,… Full Review ▶

03/17/08
Resident

I pay my son's rent every month on time and he gets a notice stating it hasn't been paid. I call the office to let them know that I faxed over on the 2nd and they want to know if I… Full Review ▶

03/13/08
Resident

this place sucks ,esp.the staff ,very unprofessional ,one lie after another ,and they all lie to cover each others lies ,they try to get every penny they can get out of you ,they can care less about there tenants ,there safety… Full Review ▶

01/09/08
Resident

I have lived here since July and have not run into any serious problems since I've been here. The show apartment is a VERY nice apartment, so it is somewhat surprising when you see a standard, empty apartment on moving day.… Full Review ▶

11/17/07
Resident

This place is ridiculous! I gave my notice to move out and spent hours cleaning - it looked better than when I moved in, however, they continue to send a bill for $2800 - now they are sending to an address… Full Review ▶

09/24/07
Resident

I didn't think it was too bad when I lived here. Sure there were times when I felt a unsafe, but I lived in an ok building. The neighbors and their large dogs were loud and annoying. You could hear everything… Full Review ▶

09/24/07
Resident

I signed up here and get these reviews everytime someone writes them. It sounds as if most are bored or sue happy. One person who writes over and over again threatened a dog. That is real mature. I send people I… Full Review ▶

09/22/07
Resident

Don't live here. It's all a game they play and when you move out they will try and ding you with a tone of so called damages they are assessing you with. It'a a big game they play - they know… Full Review ▶

09/21/07
Prospective Resident

Respond to this notice. I'm suing my property manager in Charleston, IL. We were on WCIA two weeks ago. I'll get them to come to your property too. Is your property a tax-credit deal? If they recieve tax credits of any… Full Review ▶

09/08/07
Resident

This property is not what it is shown to be in it's advertising or in it's model home. The "real" units are oudated and gross. The hallways are messy with dirty carpet, etc. The exterior is all new siding over very… Full Review ▶

09/07/07
Resident

In addition to my previous complaints, I must add that the lighting at the entrance to candlelight is less than poor. It is non-existent. In fact in the months that we have lived here not one of the single lights along… Full Review ▶

09/05/07
Resident

Me and my husband moved into chatham hills in august and we love our apartment it was very clean when we moved in and its a huge apartment for a great price. the pool is very nice. theres rarely alot of… Full Review ▶

08/11/07
Resident

I am planning to move pretty soon. Below is the list of Issues: 1) Carpet: very old, moldy 2) Fosset: never works right 3) Shower Hose: Always Keep breaking 4) Roof: Bathroom roof and kitchen roof leaks 5) Cabinets, Drawer: old,… Full Review ▶

08/02/07
Prospective Resident

This place is terrible! I give it a zero out of five stars. I was looking for an apartment and the model is not representative of the property. I agree with the comments that this is NOT a great place to… Full Review ▶

08/02/07
Prospective Resident

Today I went and had a tour at Chatham Hills. I thought the apartments looked very nice. I met with the staff and they were kind and professional. The apartment complex is on the south side of Springfield. It takes you… Full Review ▶

07/21/07
Resident

I have lived here for 3 years while going to college. I've never had my car broken into, never have I seen a hooker or drug dealer, and i'm clean, so I don't have mice in my apartment. my experience at… Full Review ▶

07/19/07
Resident

OMG - Never again. I thought I'd found a great place with a good price when I looked at Chatham Hills. Boy was I wrong. The staff and management are unprofessional, the area is scary at night and the tenants are… Full Review ▶

07/19/07
Resident

I had read all these reviews before I moved into Chatham Hills thinking it couldn't be THAT bad. And thought having access to a pool and fitness would be great. But honestly, this is the worst apartment complex I have ever… Full Review ▶

06/25/07
Resident

We've been living here for more than a year but planning to move quickly bcos Management not good. not flexible. very rude. Full Review ▶

05/12/07
Resident

I have lived here for 3 yrs. now, and have not had ANY of the problems listed by other people. First, whoever said there are prostitutes and drug dealers here must be on drugs themselves. There's nothing like that. The apartments… Full Review ▶

05/02/07
Resident

Horrible horrible horrible. Shady, drugs, prostitutes, and more. Just read the other reviews, these places are falling apart. WE GOT BEDBUGS FROM OUR NEIGHBORS. It infested the whole building. We had to live out of tupperware storage containers for 6 months… Full Review ▶

04/24/07
Resident

I moved in here thinking this was gonna be great. About a month after moving in my car almost got broken into in the middle of the day. I called the office they did nothing. Then the neighbors down stairs liked… Full Review ▶

03/12/07
Resident

I thought my horrible time with them was over (I paid my rent on time; lived in an apartment that was falling apart, dealt with rude and inefficient management as well as the drug dealers that lived across the hall). But… Full Review ▶

02/11/07
Resident

These apartments may sound nice from the description, but are horrible once you move in. Nothing ever seems to work right; especially the hot water. Whenever you take a shower you have to have the hot water turned on as much… Full Review ▶

02/10/07
Resident

Chatham Hills is a complete JOKE. First and foremost the staff, mainly the office manager, was extremely rude, unhelpful and negligent to tenants. The building I lived in had a permanent gross stench from the day I moved in to the… Full Review ▶

01/09/07
Resident

chatham hills extra fees are ridicules they don't warn you,you're just charge these fees automatically, if your rent is $659 then after they stick in theor fees your rent ends up being almost $725(it's suppose to be an utility rate)even though… Full Review ▶

01/04/07
Resident

I live here now and the grass isnt greener elsewhere. I have never had any problems, but then again, I dont create any either. I like the fitness club, I use it every single day. You cant beat the cost and… Full Review ▶

12/22/06
Resident

The mangement at this complex is rude,mean and very unorganized and what makes it so bad is that the corp. office and owners of the property are just as bad. I moved there because of the space and workout room. The… Full Review ▶

12/14/06
Resident

pending contract renewal nice and polite, once stuck in a deal - mean and ruthless, cannot wait to get away from this place Full Review ▶

12/07/06
Resident

This complex is terrible - I would not recommend it to anyone!!! This is the most unorganzied management I've ever seen. They send eviction notices for no reason, state you are past due on rent when in fact you are not… Full Review ▶

11/30/06
Resident

I definitely do not recommend this apartment complex! The maintenance is horrible and they mismanage everything. I had a "pastdue" account sent to collections because it was never paid. Taking in my cancelled check that they had already deposited in their… Full Review ▶

09/07/06
Resident

I moved out in June after 2 years. I lived in a 3 bedroom and my roommates were not the best. Rent was pretty cheap and I liked the fitness center and pool. I would move back in if I could… Full Review ▶

08/14/06
Resident

I have lived here for a year....my roommates and I like it. Good price, good people live here and I like the people in the office and the maintenance. I havent had any water leaks, but I did have a problem… Full Review ▶

08/12/06
Resident

This place is not all bad. So far me and my fiancee have lived here for almost 5 months now. Havent had any incidents to speak of with people. The maitenence has been pretty good and responded within reason to our… Full Review ▶

08/07/06
Resident

So you're considering Chatham Hills huh? Well I'll tell you there are a lot better options out there. I've been living here since Jan 06 and I am breaking my lease! That's how bad it is. And yeah it'll be a… Full Review ▶

07/27/06
Resident

I have lived at this place for 4 years and wont move. For the price and what you get, I like it. Go check out the pool and health club, its great! Never have any problems, would highly recommend. Full Review ▶

07/23/06
Resident

Management is rude and has a serious attitude problem!! Corporate is not any better! maintenance will come into your apartment without any notice. im just glad i will be done with my lease in a short while.

on top of management problems,… Full Review ▶

07/21/06
Resident

Loved the apartment but I wont miss Springfield. I lived here with a roommate for over 3 years. Liked the pople who worked there, the fitness center and my apartment. It was big enough for the price and I worked out… Full Review ▶

06/27/06
Resident

The girls in the office were rude and lacked any idea of what customer service is. Requests for maintenence seemed to be largely ignored. The dryer on our floor didn't work properly for months(no heat). Everyone on our floor alerted the… Full Review ▶

06/03/06
Resident

Chatham Hills apartments are in a good location, they are very spacious, and in decent condition.

The local property managers, however, leave a lot to be desired. They are rude and unprofessional. It seemed like every time I was in the rental… Full Review ▶

05/11/06
Resident

Multiple problems with the apartment and the girls that work in the office are total -------.

Two days after I moved in a contacted the office telling them that there was a problem with the dishwasher in my apartment, I have lived… Full Review ▶

04/06/06
Resident

Lived here for a little over a year, we bought a house. I liked it, for the price and the space. The office people were great and the maintenance always fixed everything. There is definietly worse out there. I would recommend.… Full Review ▶

03/26/06
Resident

I have lived here for nine years and have found the office staff excellent and appreciative. The maintenance staff is excellent and I have never waited more than one day in having my apartment serviced. Full Review ▶

03/21/06
Resident

I would say to any perspective tenant wandering around the Springfield area one little piece of advice concerning Chatham hills. Please look past the signs with smiley faces. Look beyond the same artificial smiley faces they will share with you as… Full Review ▶

02/21/06
Resident

This was my first experience on my own and I was right out of high school and young and stupid. There was a time when our rent did not get paid, but did end up getting paid. This happened in Dec/Jan… Full Review ▶

01/29/06
Resident

I got transferred here from Baltimore a year ago. When I 1st got to Springfield, it was horrible, I hated the small town living. After a few months it grew on me, I loved my apartment. You would never find anything… Full Review ▶

11/28/05
Resident

Moved out after 2 years, it was nice Full Review ▶

10/29/05
Resident

I lived here for 12 years and loved it. Had a problem with my nighbors once, but taken care of asap. Loved the employees, will definitely miss them. Had to relocate back with family, maybe someday I will make it back.

Steve… Full Review ▶

08/18/05
Resident

The fitness center is great and they care! Full Review ▶

07/12/05
Resident

I lived here for a year. My car was broken into twice! I reported both incidents to the staff (they were cold and not concerned). My friends lived there as well, and on FOUR seperate occassions they found that someone put… Full Review ▶

06/16/05
Resident

We just moved out of a 3 bedroom. Students, had some problems with the niebors complaining about us, but overall we liked. Would move back in when I return for school in fall. Really liked the pool and fitness center. Apartments… Full Review ▶

12/06/04
Resident

I saw an advertisement for Chatham Hills in Apartment Finder. The place looked great. The MODEL apartment was nice as well. After moving in, I QUICKLY realized that my apartment was nothing like the MODEL apartment. I can hear our next… Full Review ▶

11/10/04
Resident

It's a bit odd many of the reviews that actually are favorable follow the exact same pattern as far as aspects commented on, and even the style of wording. Something makes me think that these utopian reviews are written by tenants… Full Review ▶

11/09/04
Resident

I dreaded moving to Springfield after being relocated. The people at Chatham Hills was so wonderful! The apartment size was huge and you have your own fitness club. It was amazing. An apartment like this in Chicago would have been over… Full Review ▶

07/30/04
Resident

I looked around at all the apartments in Springfield before moving. I compared apartment size and what they had to offer. Chatham Hills had the biggest apartment size and was cheap for the fitness center they have. I loved living in… Full Review ▶

06/21/04
Resident

I posted a review here a couple of months ago and wanted to leave another to cap off my thoughts as I've since left the apartments. None of my opinions have changed from my original post.

I called about the… Full Review ▶

05/28/04
Resident

the place was a disaster...we were college kids living there, and no matter what happened in the area, it would get blamed on us. we were too busy to even be there, all we did was sleep there and were out… Full Review ▶

05/15/04
Resident

If you want to have a place you can be proud of ?. Don?t live here. The staff is so rude you cant get anything fixed. I am going back to Olde Towne its much nicer and cheeper. Full Review ▶

05/10/04
Resident

I have lived in two different apartments for over a total of 3 years. Never any problems with the maintenance or office. I use the work out gym every single night and the only thing that has not worked was 1… Full Review ▶

04/28/04
Resident

I really didn´t have a problem with the Chatham Hills staff,... until I met them. Unfortunately, I didn´t have the honor of meeting them before moving into the building, as I moved in with a room mate who had already taken… Full Review ▶

04/12/04
Resident

I´ve been in my apartment for almost 2 years. This is the first apartment I´ve ever lived in, so I wasn´t sure what to expect. Everything looked good to me. Of course, the display apartment I was showed had lots of… Full Review ▶

03/25/04
Resident

This apartment has been a nightmare! It has been the longest year of my life!

First of all, I was shown a display apartment before signing my lease and told they all looked this way. Once I actually got into… Full Review ▶

03/16/04
Resident

After reading the last review, I have to voice my opinion. My company has had 4 Corporates with Chatham Hills and we were referred by another company to them. We had our corporates over the last 2 1/2 years and have… Full Review ▶

02/19/04
Resident

I rented a corporate apartment here. When I moved in the place was FILTHY--soiled sheets, dead bugs, horribly dusty and nicotine covered. I found the staff to be very rude and condescending as well. Not the best area, either. The maintenance… Full Review ▶

01/25/04
Resident

I have lived here for almost 2 years now and have NEVER had a bad experience! The girls in the office and the maintenance staff are always friendly and helpful.My building is always clean, well maintained, and wel lit.

I have… Full Review ▶

01/02/04
Resident

Every since iv?e moved here the management has been unfriendly(maybe they are racisist who knows)broken equipment,MANAGEMENT UNFRIENDLY(LISTEN),My car was vandalized(4 cut flat tires)when i went to ask about what was going on, they told me it?s not just your car it?s… Full Review ▶

12/05/03
Resident

I lived in the 3 bdr unit. The two bedrooms don´t get heat or AC so you freez in the winter cook in the summer. Management is very uncoperative - they had my car towed While I was at work because… Full Review ▶

11/14/03
Resident

When my roommate and I decided to move away from home, we moved about an hour and half away. We found a great school, and were able to transfer within our companies. We were extremely excited to be moving not only… Full Review ▶

09/21/03
Resident

After reading the September 5th comment, I realized that I needed to speak up also to prevent people from making the wrong decision.



A few years ago, a few friends and I lived in separate one bedroom apartments at Chatham… Full Review ▶

09/05/03
Resident

Having read through the positive reviews of Chatham Hills, i have come to the conclusion that much of the impression depends on which specific building a resident is living in. Maybe some are in better condition than others (we were in… Full Review ▶

08/15/03
Resident

I live at Chatham Hills and I have never had a problem with my apartment. I have never felt unsafe here and the staff has always been nice to me. Most the people saying negative things in their review probably don't… Full Review ▶

04/10/03
Resident

was reading through the comments from others who have lived here. I just have to say that we have lived here since 1997 and couldn´t be happier. Aside from the occasional annoying neighbor that you will have at any apartment complex,… Full Review ▶

04/07/03
Resident

Floorplan is huge! Management is nice and Maintenance guys are really awesome. Took care of everything. Lived there for two years and would move back if I ever needed another apartment. Loved garage, wish there were w/d connections, but they served… Full Review ▶

02/21/03
Resident

This apartment is probably the best in Springfield. Its a nice, secure community at a very good location. The rent is not very expensive and you get lot for what you pay. They have Microwaves and even small TV-Radio in most… Full Review ▶

02/11/03
Resident

The apartments were okay, but since I have moved out of Chatham Hills, I have seen and lived in better.

//Rick Full Review ▶

12/10/02
Resident

It's common knowledge in Springfield that the owners and staff of CH are despicable liars and will say anything over the phone or to your face just to screw you into a situation where they can rob you of as much… Full Review ▶

11/19/02
Resident

I lived at Chatham Hills for two years before I moved out of state. The staff was very nice and quick to fix whatever problems I had with my apartment (which weren´t very many). I really liked my apartment, it was… Full Review ▶

11/07/02
Resident

The management as well as maintenace is great! The apartments are very clean and have a lot to offer! Full Review ▶

11/07/02
Resident

I lived here on and off for 4 years. I lived in one bedroom when in school and then in a two bedroom with my family. The apartments were great and any situation that came up were always handled. I LOVED… Full Review ▶

07/25/02
Resident

I lived here with a roomate for 2 years and had nothing but problems. The maintance staff were always late to fix problems (such as the FIRE ALARM PANAL buzzing for hours at a time) and the office staff lost our… Full Review ▶

02/19/02
Resident

The apartments are beautiful and maintained well. The fitness center is great. It is open 24 hours a day and saves me $60/mo. on a membership some where elese. It has a whirpool which is really nice in the winter. I… Full Review ▶

01/31/02
Resident

For the amount of money I pay for this apt.($715 a mo. for 3 BR), it is definately NOT worth it.
When I originally looked at the property. The office personnel showed me a "display apt." --- The day I moved… Full Review ▶

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Property Description

Conveniently located on Springfield's southwest side, Chatham Hills Apartments is Central Illinois' premier apartment community. We're the only location in Springfield to offer a truly unique amenity package rivaled by none. "The Heat", Our 7000 sq. ft. fitness center just underwent a $250,000.00 renovation and features an all new strength training room, renovated sports court, cardio room and free weight room all with state of the art equipment. Custom murals created by a local artist add dramatic finishing touches. A 1,000 sq. ft. social deck was recently constructed just off the leasing center and includes 2 social spaces with fire pits and resort-style seating overlooking the beautiful pool. Visit Website

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