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Dominion on Lake Lynn

7400 Leesville Road, Raleigh, NC 27613
54%
103
Reviews
54%
% Recommended
67%
City Average
10/19/13
Resident

LOVED these Lake view apartments! Had the most wonderful view from our balcony, right on the lake! Had no problems with our neighbors and the office staff was so nice and helpful. I would highly recommend this complex to anyone. It… Full Review ▶

10/17/13
Resident

Okay, I legit like this place. I've lived in many apartment complexes, this is not the best of the best but it is a good place. My last apartment was expensive and "perfect" which attracted a bunch of people who wanted… Full Review ▶

06/01/13
Resident

I'm surprised no one has changed the name of this property to the "Reserve at Lake Lynn" Oh wait, no I'm not as the majority of the residents probably don't own computers seeing as how they will rent to ANYONE. The… Full Review ▶

05/12/12
Resident

Thank God my lease is almost up. This place is roach infested. It doesn't matter how many times the exterminator comes out, the bugs keep coming. I've had to sleep with the lights on for the past month...it's that bad. I'm… Full Review ▶

01/01/11
Resident

Luxury should not even be in the description. The apartments are poorly maintained even with the "new upgraded kitchen and appliances". The office staff is unorganized. Not to mention...when you put in a work order do not expect them to come… Full Review ▶

05/04/10
Resident

I've lived in this complex for a few years now out of sheer convenience. While I don't regret moving here, I can not say that I recommend this complex. The complex is in a wooded area and as expected it gets… Full Review ▶

04/27/10
Resident

Poorly maintained interior and exterior, horrible unattentive staff, terrible gym (dirty, small, unbearably hot, always broken machines), lots of bugs and spiders inside and out, worn out old ugly carpets, kitchen floor peeling, bad plumbing, permanent rust and mold stains in… Full Review ▶

07/09/09
Resident

DO NOT LIVE HERE!! EVER! Choose ANYWHERE else but here! Please! This place is horrible. My oven was always broken and they have yet to fix it, and my lease is up in two weeks! THANK GOD!! I had mold on… Full Review ▶

05/16/09
Resident

I didn't realize that when I moved in I would have roomates. Roaches, water bugs, beetles, huge spiders and those are just the ones I can identify. My heat and air was broke 80% of the time and now that I… Full Review ▶

10/01/08
Resident

I moved into this complex in 2007. I was in a hurry and it was the cheapest place I could find in the area on short notice. Let this be a lesson that saving money can often mean sacrificing quality and… Full Review ▶

01/30/08
Resident

i lived there for a year, and had no problems. if something broke, it was fixed quickly. great location (right on the lake) it is an older property, but still nice. the only problem i had was the fitness center, what… Full Review ▶

12/10/07
Resident

I lived here from Dec. 2006-Dec. 2007. The apartments are not bad at all...quite roomy but groundskeeping needed a lot of work. Mulch needed to be put down and never was, spider webs had almost completely taken over the building entrances… Full Review ▶

10/22/07
Resident

I lived her for about 3 yrs, thing do get broke like every apt does the maintenance alway fixes it. I stayed with my boyfriend and we stayed in the smallest apt, is was kinda stuffy. The propety mang seem to… Full Review ▶

10/14/07
Resident

I've been here since July 2006 and I've loved it. The rent's cheap, the people are nice, and the apartments are nice. I've never had a problem living here with the people or the staff. Full Review ▶

08/19/07
Resident

The place is horrible. It wasn't great in the beginning, but it went from bearable to h*ll. The fitness center was vandalized several times while I was there. My car was vandalized twice within a week. I asked the apartment staff… Full Review ▶

07/19/07
Resident

Please come and make yourself at home in our lovely community. And please don't forget to "Wash your butt in our pool." We have two pools at this complex, one, which I call "The Zoo" for two reasons: 1. The element… Full Review ▶

07/01/07
Resident

If you like ghetto life, gangs, thug life, drug dealers, smokers, cigarette butts, beer cans, broken 40oz bottles, drunks, neighbors who have absolutely zero social skills and can not put one sentence together with out adding the word muthaf***a- move here.… Full Review ▶

05/03/07
Resident

It was the worst place you could live. The staff sucked, maintenance are creepy and come w/o warning. They screwed My husband and I over royally with rent and other things that was a long drawn out battle. It was noisy… Full Review ▶

03/30/07
Resident

These reviews are crazy; these apartments are very nice. The office staff is very accommodating and friendly. The area is generally quiet and overall a good place to live. Full Review ▶

02/26/07
Resident

I have a one year lease and have been here for 6 months- I am not happy at all:

The maintenance guys are extremely creepy. They come into your apartment without any warning and leave no note to say they were there… Full Review ▶

02/18/07
Resident

We moved here from the west coast and didn't have much time to look around. Big mistake! There was a man murdered in the 1300 building last year, a 23 year old girl was murdered in the complex next to us,… Full Review ▶

01/05/07
Resident

one of the nastiest places i have ever lived in i have been living here for about 7months and every night there is at least one or more people playing really loud rap. like so loud if you had a gun… Full Review ▶

10/24/06
Resident

My lease is up in December and I cannot wait, I have been here now for 2 years. The apartments has cockroaches and spiders, I have complained to the office my complaints are ignored. My kitchen appliances have not worked properly… Full Review ▶

09/22/06
Resident

save yourself


go elsewhere Full Review ▶

09/13/06
Resident

...Only because the b**ch at the office tried to steal merchandise which had arrived UPS at the office for me while I was at work. She got caught, I got my deposit - plus an extra $20.

We didn't clean a damn… Full Review ▶

08/06/06
Resident

I lived here barely a year and pretty much ran from my lease. I am a college student at NC State if that makes any of you feel any better about what I am about to write. A woman was CRUCIFIED,… Full Review ▶

07/10/06
Resident

We thought this would be a great apartment complex. We only needed a 3 month lease and had one cat. They charge the highest rates for short leases, but we needed a place to stay. Be really careful about documenting EVERYTHING… Full Review ▶

07/05/06
Resident

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06/01/06
Resident

Somehow I just new they would keep there deposit, I don't think they give anyones back. Its amazing how fast it went to collections. Only 15 days. They have this routine down pat. They also have charged us $100 for 2… Full Review ▶

05/01/06
Resident

I wish I had read these reviews before moving here. The six month lease we signed is finally almost over, and thank God for that! I've lived in many apartment complexes and have had my fair share of slum-lords over the… Full Review ▶

04/28/06
Resident

I lived there for 2 years. From Day one I was constantly calling the office about problems with my apartment. All they do is cover up holes and cracks in the walls and doors with plaster and paint, and you could… Full Review ▶

04/04/06
Resident

When you go to look at the complex as a potential renter, it looks great, the surrounding area and even the units themselves...once they've got you for $700.00 a year, you find ouyt it is much different. There is trash everywhere,… Full Review ▶

03/03/06
Resident

I was robbed, my neighbor was also robbed. My car was broken into and one of my friends cars was stole. This was the worst place I evedr lived in my entire life. I still have nightmares about my horriable experience… Full Review ▶

02/24/06
Resident

I have reviewed many of the other reports written by renters here. First, I have to say that I had a very smooth initial rental application and getting the keys to my place immediately. Now, I will saty that it has… Full Review ▶

02/14/06
Resident

Lately...all the gay people are being kicked out! The building next to me had to couples one has already been evicted and the other couple I hear is now being evicted. So if your gay...stay away...LOL Full Review ▶

01/05/06
Resident

I have been here for 1 year and plan to stay. The staff has been great and was very helpful when I relocated from out of state. I have a beautiful apartment that overlooks the lake. Have enjoyed my view and… Full Review ▶

01/05/06
Resident

No better place! Modest prices and the lake is awesome.

I have been here 6 months...NO ISSUES! Full Review ▶

01/02/06
Resident

THIRD MURDER? ARE YOU SURE? OR ARE YOU ONE OF THOSE BAD AND HATEFULL TENANTS??? BECAUSE SINCE I HAVE BEEN HERE AND IT HAS BEEN FOR MORE THAN 7 YEARS THIS IS THE FIRST ONE I HAVE HEARD OF! IT IS… Full Review ▶

12/19/05
Resident

I was happy the first few months I lived here. Yes, there were a few problems with some creatures (ants) but that was taken care of ASAP. Coming home late does prevent you from getting an optimal space (or a space… Full Review ▶

12/12/05
Resident

I live here for a year! Biggest mistake I ever made... There is Dog Feces everywhere!! and the ants...oh God!!

In this complex, the lawns are out of bounds. Every square foot is covered with s.h.i.t!! You can not let your kids… Full Review ▶

10/18/05
Resident

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10/16/05
Resident

I have a friend who has been living at Lake Lynn for several years, and FINALLY talked me into making a move. This apartment complex is absolutely wonderful, quiet, convenient to a lot of things in the Raleigh area, beautiful (you… Full Review ▶

10/14/05
Resident

I do not live at Lake Lynn, but I did visit there when I was going to move to Raleigh. I bet I looked at 25 apt. complexes, and this was the best one. The staff was AWESOME. They were so… Full Review ▶

10/10/05
Resident

My fiance and I lived here so long we have seen many problems i.e. car break ins, uneven floors, maintence men come and go, main office do not care about thier residence. I just recently moved into a two bedroom out… Full Review ▶

09/21/05
Resident

A friend from New Orleans evacuated to Raleigh and decided to stay in town. We looked at a few apartment complexes for her, but the people at Dominion on Lake Lynn were by FAR the most accomodating when it came to… Full Review ▶

09/01/05
Resident

OK..look at it this way, say 25 buildings with 8 apts each..2 people per apt...so we get an ESTIMATED guess of 400 residents. I would say about 3/4 or more are happy with the complex. The "older" property (Lakefront) apts are… Full Review ▶

08/16/05
Resident

DONT MOVE HERE
connie the apartment manager is a Big B
if you know what I mean. The place is the ghetto and will get you robbed or shot or something like that. There are gang signs and gang tags spray painted all… Full Review ▶

07/25/05
Resident

I would recount my experiences but they would only echo what has already been resounding throughout the previous posts. I was suckered in by a seemingly good deal two-years ago and I am on my way out. I am breaking my… Full Review ▶

07/22/05
Resident

I have been living here for 5 years and I have no complaints. Maintenance and office have been very helpful and courteous. Full Review ▶

07/15/05
Resident

Racism is alive and well - promoted by management Full Review ▶

07/14/05
Resident

I am very surprised about the things I have read in here. I have been living here for a year now and honestly I have never had any problems! The service team has done everyhing I have asked them to, plus… Full Review ▶

06/24/05
Resident

Our apartment flooded three times in one year because water heaters, both in our apartment and the apartments around us, kept bursting. Preventive maintance would have been nice, especially since the water heaters were bursting and flooding in other complexes as… Full Review ▶

06/22/05
Resident

A bunch of cop cars were out in front of my apartment last night.
It was only 10:30pm and even if he didn't get shot, it was a fight I would't have wanted to walk up on. At only 10:30pm I… Full Review ▶

06/17/05
Resident

I've lived @ Dominion Lake Lynn for the last 1 and 1/2 yrs., ONLY because of a special rent deal when I signed on and because i waited to the last minute to start looking for a new place. Every negative… Full Review ▶

06/10/05
Resident

The office staff are so so (definitely not the sharpest knife in the drawer). The manager is the most rude, patronizing, distasteful person I have ever met. She brazenly told an organization that, "We couldn't care less about people, we're here… Full Review ▶

06/02/05
Resident

At the time I moved in I thought I had a great deal but I was wrong! There were roaches in the sink and tub in both bathrooms, the pot smell was throughout the community and if you really wanted to… Full Review ▶

04/01/05
Resident

Depending on which appartments you live, can seem like the ghetto. If you lived in the 100-200 area there's a constant smell of Pot, lots of dog crap everywhere and trash on the lawn. The management says they'll fine people for… Full Review ▶

02/02/05
Resident

i lived here with my brother in a two bedroom and we constantly had problems with maintenance fixing things. they would fix something and we would have to call them right back a week later to fix the same problem (freezer… Full Review ▶

11/20/04
Resident

The apartment itself is ok, but maint. is bad. Full Review ▶

10/05/04
Resident

We were drawn to the great location (NW Raleigh) and beautiful lake and trees-- what a mistake! In the past year the population at Lake Lynn has rapidly changed from respectable people who go to work everyday and respect their neighbors… Full Review ▶

07/15/04
Resident

I live here now and i am going to break my lease renegade style. They will not let me out of lease even though my car was broke into(by residents im sure) and $2000 in stereo equipment was taken. When I… Full Review ▶

07/02/04
Resident

The neighbors play their music in the parking lot way way too loud, the applicances are old and don't work well and you have to pay a premium to get ones that work. The bathrooms look ok at first, but there… Full Review ▶

06/30/04
Resident

I moved here from Michigan and have been here since February, and I know that I am blessed to be here. You get so much for so little.

I feel like I'm at home. I hope to stay awhile. I… Full Review ▶

06/28/04
Resident

Beautiful lake this time of year, service guys have gotten better. Manager for the past year seems ok, and Wakeeta in the front office is always pleasant. Full Review ▶

06/28/04
Resident

I'm a long time resident of DoLL and finally had all I can take. No one I know here is happy with the place. Those reviews that pretend to be happy residents are red herrings posted by the staff. If you… Full Review ▶

06/11/04
Resident

I've lived in these apartments since 2000. While the rent has actually come down some since then, due to the high number of vacancies, so has the level of service, quality of maintenance, and character of the neighbors. The office staff… Full Review ▶

06/10/04
Resident

I have lived here for 2 years and the maintenanace has gotten better during the past year or so. My building was power washed and the breezeways have been blown regularly (they were not at first!). The location (near 540 and… Full Review ▶

06/04/04
Resident

I have been here at Dominion for almost one year. Over all the maintenance is alright, except when they have to order a party and it takes over a month to fix.

The staff is somewhat helpful, except one person… Full Review ▶

05/12/04
Resident

The staff is not friendly at all. They are all bunch of evil witches. Maintenance has improved but it is still not a very well maintained property at all. When it rains, you have to walk through mud and water on… Full Review ▶

05/01/04
Resident

As a three year resident here I have had some service issues in the past (basically taking too long to get repairs completed) but it has improved in the past year. The service guys turned over last summer and that must… Full Review ▶

01/20/04
Resident

WOW! A PREVIOUS POSTING ABOUT MY ISSUES WITH THE COMPLEX HAS MYSTERIOUSLY VANISHED. NOW THIS IS INTERESTING.MUST HAVE BEEN THE ROACH KING,THE SPIDER KING,ONE OF THE VARIOUS BUGS CRAWLING AROUND THE BUILDINGS, OR THE MOLD MONSTERS THAT THE STAFF LIKE TO… Full Review ▶

01/20/04
Resident

I moved here from CT not knowing much about the area. I´d like to be a bit closer to work, but my lakefront view for $695 is a pleasure after paying $1595 in CT for a small 2 bedroom! Parking is… Full Review ▶

11/28/03
Resident

I must say I am very impressed. Most of the reviews are negative so its nice to say something positive. My work orders are done ASAP, no hassles and they seem easy to work with. I have been here a year… Full Review ▶

11/28/03
Resident

Just came back after living somewhere else that was new. Great deal then they gave me a $200 increase. What a deal at Lake Lynn. You can´t live in any other complex on the lake for 2 bed and pay $700… Full Review ▶

11/27/03
Resident

I am very pleased here. Quite frankly everything I have asked for I have got. Their rents are low if you ask me and most of my neighbors are cool people. The trail around the complex is awesome. No complaints here!… Full Review ▶

11/23/03
Resident

We almost signed the lease, but then we decided to drive over and look at our new apartment first. We had asked for an apartment that was as far away from the powerlines as possible. It was a basement type apartment… Full Review ▶

10/24/03
Resident

After reviewing some of the opinions, I am scared. I just moved from a townhouse that was robbed 3 times.

I do not want the same experience at Dominion on Lake Lynn.

So far, it has taken several request… Full Review ▶

10/13/03
Resident

After reading some of these reviews, it looks like Dominion recruits plenty of racist residents. One person calls the cops when ´------´ are in the pool, and another distinguishes ´good --------´ from bad ones. Forget the fact that -------- folks come… Full Review ▶

10/09/03
Resident

I´ve lived here for 8 years, and I have no major complaints. The people that are in the office told me about this site, and how many bad ratings are on it. I just want to say, for the record, this… Full Review ▶

09/29/03
Resident

I have not lived at this community very long, but so far I am truly satisfied. I read alot of the comments that others had to say and it appears to me that all the negative commments involved race related text.… Full Review ▶

09/15/03
Resident

I lived in Dominion back in 1999 with my parents, The grounds weren´t extremely well kept but none the less absolutely beautiful view of the lake from almost anywhere. Only reason I wouldn´t move to Dominion again is because there´s better… Full Review ▶

09/14/03
Resident

I stayed here for a year. The staff was always good to me (now, I am an easy tenant, i usually pay my rent early, I don´t mind fixing things if necessary, and I try not to wreck the place or… Full Review ▶

08/11/03
Resident



peep this news link and see what i mean...



http://www.wral.com/news/2371713/d can be assured I will be moving as soon as possiable. Full Review ▶

07/18/03
Resident

My experience at Dominion on Lake Lynn was less than perfect. Constant maintenance problems that were viewed by the staff as more my fault than that of the apartment itself. They would make me feel terrible if I needed service! Finally,… Full Review ▶

07/16/03
Resident

I have lived here for a few months but had many friends that lived here before so I knew about Lake Lynn. I had heard about management changes and decided to give it a try to be near my friends. I… Full Review ▶

07/10/03
Resident

Wow! I have seen great progress here with the new manager and service manager. Problems that were not addressed are not being addressed RIGHT away!!!!

Landscaping looks much better! It´s about time the residents are being taken care. Kudo´s to… Full Review ▶

06/18/03
Resident

Where should i begin...the air condtioner breaks - it takes about 3 weeks to half way get it working again....it sounds like a diesel engine and vibrates...the part to fix it is supposedly on order rite now, the grounds are always… Full Review ▶

05/29/03
Resident

I could go on and on about this complex,the only problem I did´nt have that appear in other ratings were hoards of bugs. Whatever you do,DO NOT rent 1st floor units. My neighbors had extensive mold problems and the complex gave… Full Review ▶

05/06/03
Resident

Yes sir look for this one on the charts as it´s bound to be a hit!! I finally got moved out and all I can say is good riddins to the 7th Division Roach Army and to the extremely RUDE and… Full Review ▶

04/15/03
Resident

Issues with maintenance lately - been telling me for two months they would fix a mold problem in my bedroom. Staff seems to be very friendly and helpful. Something needs to be done with lawn/grounds, the company that does it blows… Full Review ▶

03/31/03
Resident

RUN,RUN, as fast as you can. Pease do not move in to this complex. This place is the worst in Raleigh as fas as everything is concerened. I am sooooo glad I moved its a whole new wourld out there. Full Review ▶

03/28/03
Resident

I have live here for approximately 5 months and I must say, these people care more about the money than they do keeping the place up. I´ve read other comments and it amazing that I´ve had the same problem with the… Full Review ▶

02/04/03
Resident

I really like living here..I have no problems with neighbors..but the only complaint that I have is I reported kitchen faucet leaking on January 13, 2003 called every day of that week..was told one time that there were people having heater… Full Review ▶

01/03/03
Resident

I love the view from my apartment and in 2002 when I moved in my neighbors were great. However, the good neighbors moved out and the trash moved in. I have not had a good night's sleep in 6 months. In… Full Review ▶

12/11/02
Resident

My boyfriend and i are moving to raliegh in a few weeks, and we were seriously considering lake lynn. Looking back, i should have seen the potential problems. We live out of state, so my parents went to look it over… Full Review ▶

10/02/02
Resident

My husband and I lived at Dominion for 2yrs. We had 2 apartments during that time. Both apartments water heaters broke and flooded the apartment, and maintenance didn´t clean up the carpet good. Mold started to appear. I had severe sinus… Full Review ▶

09/27/02
Resident

this place is horrable, been here almost 2 months now and we regret it. When we moved in the paint was cracking on the walls, and our washer didnt work, well the washer still dosent work it only runs hot water,… Full Review ▶

09/07/02
Resident

This place is the worst. I´d move out of this ---- hole if I could get off welfare. There are roaches everywhere, the management never returns phone calls, the maintenance drunks have ´fixed´ my refrigerator 14 times in the past 10… Full Review ▶

07/18/02
Resident

I have only lived in this apartment community for 2 months. The staff here lies and rarely returns my calls. I was moved into 2 apts that were infested with Roaches and bugs. The apartment was not cleaned and when I… Full Review ▶

06/29/02
Resident

Lived here for 3 years. Walls and ceiling leak when it rains(basement apt). Management constantly turning over. Maintenance took 6 weeks to fix my a/c in 95 degree weather. Management gave me a notice the evening before turning off my power… Full Review ▶

05/24/02
Resident

Living on the lake has been a definite plus for me. I have been there going on 3 years and being from a small town, the wooded landscape also attracted me. The pools and tennis courts are great. The downside is… Full Review ▶

02/23/02
Resident

I have lived here for three years and love my apt. and surroundings. The Staff is friendly and always fixes anything I need. The grounds are always clean and well kept. Full Review ▶

02/04/02
Resident

The apartment complex was built in the early 80s and the quality of the buildings show inside. The staff has a turn around of a few months and were always a pain to deal with. Frequently encountered spiders in the apartment… Full Review ▶

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Units

BedsBathsEstimated Rent
Studio1 $ 730
Studio2 $ 1059
11 $ 936
11.5 $ 886
21 $ 1056
21.5 $ 1101
22 $ 827
BedsBathsEstimated Rent
Studio1 $ 730
Studio2 $ 1059
11 $ 936
11.5 $ 886
21 $ 1056
21.5 $ 1101
22 $ 827

Amenities

  • Cats Allowed

  • Small Dogs Allowed

  • Large Dogs Allowed

  • Pet Deposit Required

  • Pet Rent Required

  • Some Breeds Restricted

  • Laundry On-Site

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  • Laundry Connections in Unit

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