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Marlborough House Apartments

3001 Branch Avenue, Temple Hills, MD 20748
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03/28/15
Verified Resident

DO NOT MOVE HERE! The building is old, the neighborhood is in decline. MICE. ROACHES. Mercurial attitude of management. Noise and loud music and constant marijuana odor. Increasing rental prices with nothing to show for it. Do not move here Full Review ▶

03/27/15
Verified Resident

Everything would be perfect if only I could get and maintain hot water in my unit. Having to run the hot water tap in order to get warm enough water to take a shower or wash dishes is not what I… Full Review ▶

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03/18/15
Verified Resident

Hello I just moved in less than a month ago but so far so great. Usually we as customers always judge on good or bad! But since nothing is ever perfect including myself, I'm going to note a concern of mine… Full Review ▶

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03/12/15
Verified Resident

I have been living in the Marlborough House for 40 years and I have enjoy my stay.The rooms are large and you have plenty space. The lobby, outside and parking are keep neat and clean. Plenty parking spaces. I would recommend… Full Review ▶

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02/25/15
Verified Resident

I only rented less than a month ago. All the appliances, window treatments and the carpet are new. My unit is quiet. All I hear is traffic noise, which isn't all that intrusive. Maintenance has yet to fix issues that I… Full Review ▶

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02/19/15
Verified Resident

I love the fact that its only one building, I have never been a fan of large developments. The fact that you have a guard on duty 24 hrs a day plus the added security at all of the building doors… Full Review ▶

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02/18/15
Resident

I am a recurrent resident at Marlborough House Apartments. For the past months, I have regretted my decision to return!! During the typically work hours I am away from my apartment. Once returning home I enjoy a relaxing and peaceful environment.… Full Review ▶

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02/18/15
Verified Resident

Marlborough is one of the best rental units I've lived in . It's clean and the staff is very professional and considerate. I've been here 2 almost 3 years now and I am very happy . It's quite , clean and… Full Review ▶

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02/18/15
Verified Resident

ENJOY MY APARTMENT HOME. THIS IS A PEACEFULLY AND QUITE APARTMENT HOME COMPLEX.I WOULD REFER THIS APARTMENT HOME TO MY FRIENDS OR ANY OTHER HONEST CANDID TO LIVE HERE, I CALL THIS MY APARTMENT HOME BECAUSE IT LIKE A HOME TO… Full Review ▶

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02/17/15
Verified Resident

The staff at Marlborough House are welcoming, kind, and helpful and I have yet to run into anyone, resident or staff, who does not stop to say hello or offer a warm smile. The updated apartments are clean and spacious. Overall… Full Review ▶

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02/09/15
Verified Resident

The Marlborough House Apartment Building is a wonderful place to live. It has many conveniences, such as, a Mini-Mart, Pool, and Exercise facilities that are up to date. It's right on the Bus line and about a block from the Subway.… Full Review ▶

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02/04/15
Verified Resident

The Marlborough House is a clean, safe, and friendly place to live. The location is great - near buses and a subway. For those who stay in, there is a convenience store in the building that is fully stocked. Security on… Full Review ▶

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02/04/15
Verified Resident

I simply LOVE Marlborough House apartments. I've been a resident for the past 2 years, and it was one of the best decisions I've ever made in moving here since I relocated back to the DC area. Friendly staff, love the… Full Review ▶

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01/23/15
Verified Resident

The leasing staff is amazing, the maintenance staff is exceptional, tons of space, awesome location- literally mins to metro, the gym and convenience store are a +, safe & secure, I love it, I have already recommended to family and friends.… Full Review ▶

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01/05/15
Verified Resident

Well maintained, safe and secured. The staff team is friendly and responsive to of all of my needs. I will highly recommend this apartment to family members or friends. I love the amenities they offer and the prompt 24 hours maintanence… Full Review ▶

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01/02/15
Resident

This place is quiet. The only noise I hear from my unit is traffic noise and the metro. I like the fact they put in new appliances in the kitchen. The bathroom looks nice too. This has nothing to do with… Full Review ▶

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12/19/14
Resident

I have NOTHING but good things to say about the Marlborough House. I moved in this past august (2014), and from the very beginning the staff have been like family in regards to how they treat tenants. My very first night… Full Review ▶

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12/18/14
Prospective Resident

Although I don't live here, I did stop by to fill out an application for Marlborough House Apartments! I really appreciate the staff. They're helpful and friendly as well! Myra did a great job at getting me to fill out an… Full Review ▶

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12/17/14
Verified Resident

This is a very nice place to reside in. The staff is very professional and the interior and exterior is very well kept. This is a very secure place to reside and I feel very secure living here. The residents that… Full Review ▶

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12/10/14
Verified Resident

My husband and I have really enjoy living at Marlborough House. The service is great. They go out of their way to accommodate the needs of the residents. A Convenience Store and Exercise Room come in handy. I highly recommend these… Full Review ▶

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12/03/14
Verified Resident

Staff was excellent in providing us info about that apartments, they also worked with us to find the best available apartment, they show you around the different buildings and guide you. Location is perfect literally right by everything and they accept… Full Review ▶

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12/03/14
Verified Resident

I have only been living here for a month, however I must say that I am extremely pleased with the quality of customer service and professionalism. From my first visit, everyone in the leasing office and custodial/maintenance staff has been friendly,… Full Review ▶

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12/03/14
Verified Resident

The staff are professional and courtesy at all time. I would highly recommend my family and friends to the complex. The building is well kept up and I also love going to the gym. I really appreciate the security guards that… Full Review ▶

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11/12/14
Verified Resident

Probably one of the nicest apartment staff I have ever had. The rent is affordable and service requests are almost always handled the same day or within 24 hours. I would definitely recommend Marlborough house to my friends in the Washington… Full Review ▶

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11/03/14
Verified Resident

I moved to Marlborough house apartments in April of 2914 . So far its been great living here. Residents center staff are really nice and polite .they are professional. The area is clean and quiet . The view is amazing .… Full Review ▶

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10/29/14
Verified Resident

Southern Management staff and maintenance crew have always been courteous and very professional. The Marlborough House property was recommended to me by a previous tenant and friend, My daughter and I made an appointment to view the property and talk with… Full Review ▶

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10/15/14
Verified Resident

This has been an excellent place to live. The staff is very professional and caring. They make you feel at home. I'm glad I took my time and found Marlborough House Apartments. I really love the gym and we also have… Full Review ▶

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10/15/14
Verified Resident

I love living @ The Marlborough House. I moved in October 2014 and my experience as of today has been great one. My birthday is also in October and the day before my birthday I returned home from being out with… Full Review ▶

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10/14/14
Verified Resident

Marlborough House is a safe and friendly community. The leasing professional and service teams make sure their residence is first priority. The Marlborough Team makes my living there comfortable. Min mart owners are friendly too. I recommend residence. Full Review ▶

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10/01/14
Verified Resident

When looking for an apartment observe and ask questions about the internal structure of the unit. If the building has been around since the 1960s the A/C unit might be outdated. The units from past are big and loud and leak… Full Review ▶

09/29/14
Verified Resident

I'M TRULY SATISFY ABOUT MY LIVING ARRANGMENT HERE, IT IS CLEAN, NICE QUITE, I'M GOING TO RETIRED HERE....SECURE WITH SECURITY GUARDS, STORE ON SITE, POOL, LOTS OF LOCAL STORES AROUND...CLOSE TO MY EMPLOYMENT...IT IS A BEAUTIFUL PLACE TO RAISE A FAMILY..… Full Review ▶

09/27/14
Verified Resident

I have lived at Marlborough House Apartments for 3 years. It is a safe apartment community. I have not had any problems with rodents. On very rare occasions I may see a roach, but when I immediately call and report it… Full Review ▶

09/23/14
Resident

I lived in marlborough house for about 6 months before my job moved me and it was the best 6 months in maryland. The office staff was amazing and knew me by name (which is phenomenal given how many residents are… Full Review ▶

09/20/14
Verified Resident

Marlborough House has been my home since 1996, and I've completely satisfied living here. The management and maintenance team continuously take care of their tenants and property in a courteous and professional way.(I do appreciate!!) I hope my feedback will help… Full Review ▶

09/08/14
Verified Resident

It's been over 20 years since I've lived in an apartment environment and I must say that I am well pleased. The remodeled apartment is fabulous. The view that I have from my balcony is so peaceful and loving, especially with… Full Review ▶

09/02/14
Verified Resident

A reliable store is needed. A better fitness center is required. It would be wonderful to have a commercial washer and mini-hair salon. The Marlborough House Mini-Mart could use improvement to benefit all residents. Attitude by store employees is a positive… Full Review ▶

09/02/14
Verified Resident

Marlborough House is a great place to live and yes, I would recommend this property to my friends/family. Rental Office is helpful, courteouse, maintenance is a bit slow responding, but I believe it's because they need to hire more maintenance staff… Full Review ▶

08/21/14
Verified Resident

I have lived here for two years and like it because it is close to the metro, well maintained, and has great amenities like an outdoor pool, gym, and convenient store. The staff and maintenance are very responsive and I love… Full Review ▶

08/20/14
Verified Resident

I just moved in a week ago and I must say that I am very pleased with the staff, my apartment and the neighborhood. Everyone, including the resident that live here are very friendly and helpful. I am definitely glad I… Full Review ▶

08/14/14
Verified Resident

The staff and tenants here at Marlborough House are extremely pleasant and helpful. The staff have gone above and beyond with exemplary service. Continue the wonderful service to the community. I would recommend all!. Thanks to all here! Full Review ▶

08/07/14
Verified Resident

The Marlborough House Apartment living is wonderful. The units are spacious, the renters/building for the most part quiet, security gated community, large parking lot but please do not invite vehicle break-ins by leaving things in your car, accessible washer/dryer, wonderful leasing… Full Review ▶

05/14/14
Resident

I lived in Marlborough House Apartments for 5 years (2009 - 2014). The only reason I moved out was to rent something cheaper with the goal of saving more money towards a house purchase next year. I wish I could have… Full Review ▶

03/07/14
Resident

I've been living here since January. I'm pleased with the service and the community is nice. People are friendly. My issues though...After being here for a month, I started seeing a mouse in my kitchen. I let management know and I… Full Review ▶

01/31/14
Resident

Ive been at MH going on two years and love it. All of my requests are answered on time by maintenance and the leasing staff is awesome. I have a one bedroom and love the fact that the standard is updated.… Full Review ▶

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05/06/13
Resident

I love the community. I live on the Terrace level and have no complaints. I lived in Upper Marlboro/Largo and was totally disgusted with the people (noise) and thefts. I hve none of these problems here. Maintenance is great; response time… Full Review ▶

12/28/12
Resident

Lived here approx for 2.5 years. Pros: - Close proximity to metro station. - Utilities included. - Plenty of parking. - Decent neighbors. - Convenient market on the bottom floor (albeit a tad pricey). - Close to major roadways leading to… Full Review ▶

12/10/12
Prospective Resident

I DO NOT LIVE HERE. I visited this apartment complex about 2-3 months ago. The female who gave me a tour could have done a much better job but it is what it is. I inquired about a 1 bedroom and… Full Review ▶

08/03/12
Resident

I've lived in my 1 bedroom, 1 bath apartment since June 2011. I love it. The staff is friendly, and they try to get to know you by name. Maintenance is also friendly, and they work with you whenever you have… Full Review ▶

07/23/12
Resident

I agree with the poster about the lighting when we had the storm a few weeks ago and the electricity was out. I arrived home right seconds before the storm hit so I was okay. But I remember looking outside, then… Full Review ▶

07/19/12
Resident

I lived here for approx the past 10 months. I will provide the most accurate review possible. Pros- 1. Facility provides a gate keeper/security for the entrance. If a guest visits they write down tag # and take license # before… Full Review ▶

03/21/12
Resident

I've been living here with my boyfriend since January 2012 and I don't have any major issues besides the frequent notices on my door of the water, electric, etc being cut off for a few hours for maintenance on specific days… Full Review ▶

02/09/12
Resident

I've been living in MH since 1998. I've seen a lot of improvement with the community. It's clean, professional front office staff and courteous overall. Thats the good. Now the bad. Unruly renters have started to move in. I can only… Full Review ▶

02/08/12
Resident

I lived in these apartments from July 1973 - June 1975. I don't remember the exact rent, but it was approx. $200 a month for a 1 bedroom. The floors were color-coded back then. I lived on one of the green… Full Review ▶

02/01/12
Resident

My boyfriend moved here in May 2011 and when I did the tour with him I knew I would be moving here once my lease was up. Put in my application in November and they kept in contact with me about… Full Review ▶

07/18/11
Prospective Resident

I wanted to know does MH do a criminal background check? I was considering moving there until i did some research only to find there is a register sex offender living in the building - this is distrubing!!! Full Review ▶

05/04/11
Resident

I moved here back in Sept. It is soo convient and peaceful.You would think it was a senior citizen home but it's not! It has a store on the lower level! i never have to go to 7 eleven again!I have… Full Review ▶

02/15/11
Resident

I've been living in MH for little over 9months...will be year in May.. I must say I enjoyed my stay in these apts homes. They are greatly sized with plenty of closet space. I dont feel threaten or scared coming home… Full Review ▶

12/19/10
Resident

Moved into Marlboro House in October....I have had no issues or concerns.I researched this building for months. I did pop up visits at all times to see what the building was like. It was the only complex that I found that… Full Review ▶

10/12/10
Resident

The staff there is ghetto and the company is all about getting your money. They charge for everything!!! Fee's all the time. One of the staff members there has a dollar sign tatoo's on his hand, you have to watch him.… Full Review ▶

09/16/10
Resident

Be warned that you could fall victim to the increase in break in's at this property. First it was cars and now they are starting to break into apartments. They have a gate with a guard, but they also have a… Full Review ▶

05/16/10
Resident

MH is horrible -BEWARE! I've been living here for about a year now and this is solely because my lease keeps me trapped until the end of the summer. Before moving in, I depended on sites like this one for helpful… Full Review ▶

03/28/10
Resident

Overall, Marlborough House Apartments is yet and still the best. When I think of moving and read the many reviews of other apartment complexes in and around the Prince Georges County area this one is almost the top best. If you… Full Review ▶

03/19/10
Resident

PROS: 1. Cheap 2. Quiet ... depends on neighbors, of course 3. Three blocks to metro - although up a hill 4. Gym = free weights, elliptical, treadmills, leg press, shoulder press, bench press 5. Bodega 6. PEST FREE - ive… Full Review ▶

01/08/10
Resident

I moved into the Marlborough House in 1997 to present. It's been safe, very quiet and everyone seems to mind their own business. You may not see your neighbor but once or twice a month. It's basically clean, maintenance is good… Full Review ▶

08/17/09
Resident

When I first moved in in 2007, sight unseen from MO, I heard from another resident that this was "SE's best kept secret." Well, that's true (and a bit false)...we're actually in Maryland, right next to (a beautiful part of!) Southeast… Full Review ▶

02/10/09
Resident

I was wondering if anybody has had a problem with the rent going up? I have lived here for 2 years and my rent has gone up $170 since i first moved in..Seems like they try to get rid of the… Full Review ▶

12/09/08
Resident

I moved into MH toward the end of August after a debacle with Carriage Hill, another apartment complex in the Southern Managmenet community. I can truly say wholeheartedly that I absolutely love my studio apartment. I'm a full time stuent who… Full Review ▶

11/18/08
Resident

I have been a resident since the end of 1997 to present. I agree, they do keep the outside looking quite pleasing and mostly the hallways, laundry rooms, and of course the Fabu Front Lobby is always up to par. Maintenance… Full Review ▶

09/25/08
Resident

Then Management: There your best friends tell you move in. Then they are a friend that doesn't really care to a point. Before I moved in I ask could I pay my rent with credit card and they stated yes. Now… Full Review ▶

09/05/08
Resident

Before moving to Northern VA, I lived in Marlborough House. Its actually just one very long building that stretches from Naylor Road to Branch Avenue. I lived on the Naylor Road side. MH is a great apartment (if it was here… Full Review ▶

04/02/08
Resident

Everything's looking on the up and up. New halls, new carpet, new laundry rooms, new gym. love it Full Review ▶

12/04/07
Resident

I moved in November 3, 2007. I looked daily for weeks for something under $1,000 with certain features. I read some of the review and was a bit reluctant to even check it out. After checking it out and comparing it… Full Review ▶

02/21/07
Resident

I have lived here for almost 2 years. When I first took a tour of the apartment, I thought they were clean and the noise level was great. However, within two months, there was a fire in October of 2005 due… Full Review ▶

06/30/06
Resident

I am currently a resident at Marlborough House, and I've lived there since 2001 til current. This is in response to the irrate tenant who use to live there. I have never had a problem in all my years living at… Full Review ▶

06/28/06
Resident

I have only been living in the apartment for about four or five months and right away when I moved in I was upset. I noticed that I had a roach problem and the neighborhood which is nice in the front,… Full Review ▶

02/10/06
Resident

I have resided in the marlborough House Apartments for a matter of a couple years now. I will shared my opinions from property management, to the property itshelf and the tenants and the neighborhood where this property is located. First, Southern… Full Review ▶

08/19/05
Resident

I moved in in 2003. Past six months little critters have moved in. I am out of here! Have had to complain and have never lived in a rodent infested place before. Also the trash rooms are nasty and often overflowing.… Full Review ▶

06/10/05
Resident

This place is a dive!!! If you like roaches and foul smelling halls move here. Don't believe me ask to see the basement when you tour, that is a preview of what your life will be like here. Management is clueless… Full Review ▶

05/17/05
Resident

I have lived at Marlborough House for 5 yrs. The folks in the Leasing office are very courteous and helpful. Maintenance responds to any issues in a very timely manner. The surrounding area unfortunately is not the best but they have… Full Review ▶

12/01/04
Resident

THE RODENTS HAVE TAKEN OVER!!!!!!!!!!!!! Full Review ▶

01/17/04
Resident

I was put on a waiting list. Never go to saw or inspect apt before move in date. Managemnt is to customer service oriented. I got two tickets from county police for being parked on property in parking lot. I gave… Full Review ▶

11/07/03
Resident

Great staff always available when I need them. Maintenance is great. Community looks great.
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08/31/03
Resident

I´ve lived at the Marlborough House since 12/97 and I have been satisfied with the overall apartment dwelling. The residence service and maintenance department have been prompt and always efficient and proficient. Inside and out is immaculate and they continue to… Full Review ▶

08/24/03
Resident

Although the apartment halls look clean & its a fully gated community.
The lifts rarely work. Three banks of lifts & time after time all of them are out of action.
The floor under our feet started to rot due to… Full Review ▶

05/30/03
Resident

They have poor management and they are really noisy, they want to know when any and every person stays the niight. too much drama Full Review ▶

11/04/02
Resident

Good Price for nice apartments Full Review ▶

09/30/02
Resident

MARLBOROUGH HOUSE IS THE EPITOME OF FINE LIVING. I WOULD NEVER LEAVE TO MOVE TO ANOTHER APARTMENT COMPLEX. THE ONLY THING THAT WOULD MAKE ME MOVE WOULD BE IF I BOUGHT A HOUSE. THE GROUNDS ARE EXTREMELY WELL-KEPT, THE HALLWAYS AND… Full Review ▶

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Property Description

Your balcony at Marlborough House Apartments in Hillcrest Heights, MD, overlooks beautiful lush parkland. You wouldn't believe that Capitol Hill and Metro Rail are just minutes away. Amenities at this house are numerous, including private parking, community room, exercise gym and a pool. Visit Website

Units

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11598 $ 1065
11714 $ 1235
21940 $ 1460
221008 $ 1685
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11598 $ 1065
11714 $ 1235
21940 $ 1460
221008 $ 1685

Amenities

  • Pet Deposit Required

  • Pet Rent Required

  • Pool

  • Gym

  • Laundry On-Site

  • Community Center

  • Controlled Access

  • Shared Garage

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