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La Aloma Apartments

3040 Aloma Avenue, Winter Park, FL 32792
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City Average
07/16/14
Resident

I've lived here for over half a year and I cannot wait to move out. When I moved in I was excited because the model they had shown us was so nice and the grounds are relatively well-kept. However, when I… Full Review ▶

05/05/14
Resident

I moved here because I was on the clock and I needed a place fast. I was shown a unit that was new and the unit that I actually signed for was old. Everything in the unit started to fall apart… Full Review ▶

04/01/14
Resident

I have moved from New Jersey 1 month ago and I will never suffer in that weather again. I have been so happy here. The weather is like paradise and my neighbors are wonderful. Take it from me leave the snow… Full Review ▶

10/11/13
Resident

DON'T LIVE HERE! In my opinion, this place should be condemned. We moved back from upstate and needed somewhere fast, this was practically the only place we could find that was available in our price range. However, there are wasps nest… Full Review ▶

04/04/13
Prospective Resident

I just moved in 3 months ago. I feel more at home here than any other apartment I have rented. Full Review ▶

11/08/12
Resident

Quick and efficient service, very friendly staff as well. They are efficient, professional, helpful and friendly. Full Review ▶

10/26/12
Resident

One of the worst apartment complexes ever. The pipes are old and leaky and caused our water bill to be outrageously high and the apartment manager said there was nothing she could do. The fixture on the cold water in the… Full Review ▶

07/09/12
Resident

Worst apartment complex ever. Ive only been here about six months and i cant stand this place. Maintance argues with you telling you that nothing is wrong with anything. My a/c was broken for about 2 weeks blowing out extremely hot… Full Review ▶

06/12/12
Resident

I've lived here six years and have enjoyed my time here. Good area, lots of things to do. When something breaks they are quick to fix. Other reviews seem to be personal attacks. I have never experienced bad service or attention.… Full Review ▶

06/09/12
Resident

You know this is a pretty good place. I have lived here for like 10 months. I will be renewing my contract thing this year. I live in a nice corner with trees and palms outside. It's quiet it's nice. They… Full Review ▶

05/30/12
Resident

check the pics below! mugshots of their employees! would you want to live here?! Full Review ▶

10/10/11
Resident

lived there for 1 year and that was enough. Drugs being sold their, crack heads. Oh and even if you leave everything clean , throw out and clean she will still find a way to charge you & put on your… Full Review ▶

06/16/11
Resident

Lived at this complex for quite awhile, main reason I left was due to the office manager --. She is extremely negative, non-helpful, not pleasant, and very argumentativeness, not willing to help. Think she is more concerned about her smoke breaks,… Full Review ▶

06/13/11
Resident

I just want to say "YES TO THIS COMPLEX" The staff here is very courteous and pleasant to be around. I have lived here for years and have no complaints about the apartments or the staff. Each apartment is different and… Full Review ▶

04/18/11
Resident

I just came across this web site so I thougt I also write a review.I just signed my second lease. Since I have been here the staff has been fine they answered any questions or concerns that I have. When I… Full Review ▶

03/23/11
Resident

I`ve been living here for years, long miserable years.Fortunately I`m moving. The manager is a former crack addict and cuurrent -------- artist.This place is falling apart, crime is all around!! Nothing gets fixed,unless u fix it.There are a few good people… Full Review ▶

03/19/11
Prospective Resident

You will never get what you need from the office workers the truth is they are Liars & Thieves...I filled out an application on 1/29/11 still waiting for my deposit I keep getting the run around from the office staff they… Full Review ▶

01/24/11
Resident

After ten seconds of meeting this woman/creature from obt, you'll get an idea of what crack cocaine does to the soul. Full Review ▶

10/19/10
Prospective Resident

FIRST IS OLD WELL!!!...EVERYTHING KEEPS BREAKING!!!!BUT MAINTENANCE PEOPLE TAKE FOREVER FIX IT BY YOURSELF IF YOU DONT WANT A HEADACHE ......EXCUSE THEY ALWAYS ARE SHORT STAFF !!!!!!! ROACHES YES EWWW PIPES AND INSULATION ARE SO OLD... U CAN HEAR EVERYTHING FROM… Full Review ▶

08/14/10
Resident

hi, i live here in La Aloma Apartments, but soon I will move... Just today 2-29-2012 at 2 am in the morning 5 people came to gun down apartment J1. The gun men made 5 to 6 shoots through the windows… Full Review ▶

07/27/10
Prospective Resident

we have lived in la aloma for 3 years and honestly this was the worst 3 years ever....the staff are rude and can care less of your problems..watch out for the manager she is a big b****......they loose money orders and… Full Review ▶

02/15/10
Prospective Resident

We rent this apartments for about 2 years, always had the problems.. They loose money orders... And the worth part of this storie is that we pay $1500 security deposit that we had never get back.. After we moved out in… Full Review ▶

01/28/10
Resident

After reading several of the reviews i must agree with all of them. Our experience here has been trying at best and horrible for the most part. Have been saving all we can till the day we can move out. Keep… Full Review ▶

10/11/09
Prospective Resident

This was the biggest mistake of our lives. The manager and other people will give you the warmest welcome ever, but it is just to get you to sign the contract, Then everything changes. If you are already living here, ask… Full Review ▶

08/13/09
Resident

I have lived here for 16 months and truthfully speaking, the maintenance is a little slow but eventually they get it done. If you have a serious issue they get right on it. The staff has been pretty good to me… Full Review ▶

08/10/09
Resident

completlty overpriced, even though university is located across the street,service is crap, managers try to rip u off by asking you if youd like to pay your second months rent as well and "Forgeting" that they ever offered that...i currently have… Full Review ▶

07/15/09
Prospective Resident

We signed a rental application to rent and when we didn't rent the apartment they kept our application fee. We never got to sign a lease. No where did the application say we would forfeit our $380 but they lied and… Full Review ▶

05/29/09
Resident

La Aloma accepts people with credit problems; they usually raise the rent or the deposit accordingly. Then they sit back and do as little maintenance as possible to stay out of trouble with the health and safety folks (doesn't always work,… Full Review ▶

05/29/09
Resident

can't we all just get along here i know it's nott trump palace but it's home most of the people here are friendly @ times some just stare @ you i don't bite un less you ask lol Full Review ▶

05/28/09
Resident

I moved in approx 6-8 months ago... my neighbors smoke pot constantly, either in their car or on the back porch... I have kids its a great atmosphere for them... NOT..... I have turned in maintence requests that have not been… Full Review ▶

05/20/09
Resident

I couldn't believe it when I read the last review! I couldn't have written it better myself! The place is just an absolute NIGHTMARE to deal with! Trust me, save your self some time and heartache and just STAY AWAY!!! Full Review ▶

05/11/09
Resident

This place is the dump. They move anyone in and then -- along with ------ they are mask faces. They make you feel like they are for you and then they are against you once you sign the lease. When you… Full Review ▶

03/11/09
Resident

I have lived here for almost two years. I love living here. The maintance is great, the staff is friendly, the rent is reasonable. I would reccomend this place to everyone. Full Review ▶

03/05/09
Resident

Frist of all it start off real nice..But watch out now..The Manager -- ---------.Do I have to stay any more.She has the a personaly that sucks...You could call her the ----- of the group.Like people say your cars are not safe… Full Review ▶

03/05/09
Resident

If you do your research you will definately move somewhere else! Full Review ▶

02/21/09
Resident

From the outside everything looks great...and before you move in everyone seems polite and helpful, but then reality hits! The roofs leak, there are bumps in the carpet(like they just lay them w/out scraping the floors), very cheap cabinets, poorly insulated… Full Review ▶

02/21/09
Resident

I also moved in not long ago and am having pretty much the same experience! Maintenance sucks and the place was a filthy disgrace when I moved in! I had to spend my first 4 days cleaning! I should charge them… Full Review ▶

02/17/09
Resident

I just moved into this apartment 2 months ago. I moved into a 2/2, however one of the bathrooms has yet to have functional hot water. Wouldn't you know it? Mine. Repair guys come, they say the parts are old, and… Full Review ▶

10/14/08
Resident

Ok seriously folks. Everyone has an opinion and that's fine, but let's not forget we are adults, and the bashing needs to stop. if you feel someone deserves praise, fine. If you had a bad experience and choose to share it… Full Review ▶

10/11/08
Prospective Resident

This place has been a night mare for me.The maintenance is pathetic. Every time I had requested for some kind of maintenance , they turned up only after 2 weeks and some cases after a month. That too after many follow… Full Review ▶

10/07/08
Resident

I'am not Jeniffer or JC I'm a regular resident,and have lived here for 7 years, this is an affordable,nice,spacious,safe place to live in winter park,so I'm taking some of my time to review it,I just wish there were washer and dryer… Full Review ▶

09/24/08
Resident

Hmm....its highly suspect that this was posted by either Jennifer, or JC. Keri is brand new here, who would know her by name and make this place out to be some sort of Shangri La. In short, the office attitude sucks,… Full Review ▶

09/09/08
Resident

What is wrong with some people! Trash talkin my home?! I can tell you from experience this place is great! Obviously this person had other issues! Maybe they paid their rent late or were trying to break their lease and skip… Full Review ▶

09/08/08
Resident

i picked this place because it seemed to be the cheapest in the area. but with the water bills, multiple fridge and a/c leaks, ROACH INFESTATION, the off-putting management, the darkness, and the dampness, and a long list of other problems,… Full Review ▶

11/29/07
Resident

There are so many things wrong about this place- I don't even know where to start. Fire Hazards everywhere. They paint over the caulking instead of replacing it. Water tank is tiny. Lumps under the carpet- like they didn't clean the… Full Review ▶

08/06/07
Resident

This is the worst place that I have lived at. Run and don't look back. Full Review ▶

07/23/07
Resident

I have lived here for about 5 years and love it. I'm so tired of reading all these negative reviews! You can't please everyone but it's my guess that the people writing these things have had other issues. Thsi place has… Full Review ▶

05/04/07
Resident

DON'T DO IT!!! BIGGEST MISTAKE I EVER MADE!!!!!!!!!!!!
RESIDENT'S COMPLAIN OF THEFT'S FROM THEIR APARTMENTS -- {NO FORCED ENTRY, BY THE WAY!}
MANAGEMENT ENTERS AS THEY PLEASE.. NO NOTICE AT ALL.. MAINTENANCE MAN WAS IN THE APARTMENT AS I GOT OUT OF THE… Full Review ▶

10/24/06
Resident

Do not believe these positive posts. Apparently "alwayspimpin" and the anonymous posts are either the manager or the manager's staff, friends, family, and so on. Scroll through some of these posts; is that the kind of person you want running the… Full Review ▶

09/15/06
Resident

I'm very happy here. I would recommend this place to everyone. Full Review ▶

09/08/06
Resident

It is sooooo nice here! What a difference from just across the street! I love it. It is so quaint and quiet! I'll definately be here a while:) Full Review ▶

09/04/06
Resident

sounds to me like justapimpin must be one of the loser staff at La Aloma Full Review ▶

06/21/06
Resident

I really like it here. The only complaint I have is the bridge construction that's been going on near my apartment for the past few months! Hopefully it will be over soon! My apartment is very spacious and everyone is very… Full Review ▶

06/21/06
Resident

I moved to the apartments last year supposedly the staff were really nice but evrytime I wlked in the office it felt like they were talking about me before.
The manager seems like shes nice bur it all about the looks, the… Full Review ▶

06/16/06
Resident

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06/13/06
Resident

I have been here just a year and I have a had a great experince. I moved in last summer to one of the new apartments and I love it. The office staff is very nice and personable. When I call… Full Review ▶

03/22/06
Resident

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03/22/06
Resident

I've never had a problem here. They are right on top of everything! The place is very well taken care of and i would recommend this place to anyone looking for a great community to live in! Full Review ▶

03/15/06
Resident

First Class Treatment! Full Review ▶

03/01/06
Resident

We've been here almost a year and it's been hell. The kids in the area are the worst, very disrespectful and loud. Always cursing and hanging out on my back patio or in the hallway leaving their garbage.

Before we moved… Full Review ▶

02/27/06
Resident

I personally haven't had any problems here! I love it! The office staff is great and maintenence repairs are done promptly. Parking is well lit and secure though not always "ample". I guess it depends on the time of day. My… Full Review ▶

02/22/06
Resident

Poorly Managed...rude staff.inept maintainace..Overall the worst place to live especially if you have kids..very noisy Full Review ▶

01/09/06
Resident

The effort management has made to improve this complex is amazing! They should definately be commended on that. I have seen great things happen here. The newsletter is very informative and I enjoy seeing it once a month. Also your efforts… Full Review ▶

10/14/05
Resident

I like living at La Aloma. I've been here for 3 years and don't plan to move any time soon. It's close to my job and convenient to everything! I have no major complaints. I've had few problems with my apartment… Full Review ▶

09/12/05
Resident

I recently moved here and after living at two other local apartments, I'm happy. We had issues when we moved in and I was not happy because I had been given the run around in the past. So when I approached… Full Review ▶

09/07/05
Resident

I like it here very much! Full Review ▶

09/04/05
Resident

I've been living at La Aloma for about 8 years now! I love it. I've seen many people come and go from residents to management and maintenence! The place has never looked better! I believe we have now, more than ever… Full Review ▶

08/30/05
Resident

VERY NICE PLACE! I WILL STAY HERE FOR A LONG TIME! THANK YOU. Full Review ▶

08/03/05
Resident

I JUST MOVED IN A FEW WEEKS AGO AND MY APARTMENT IS BEAUTIFUL! I HAVE ALL NEW CABINETS COUNTERTOPS CARPET AND VINYL AND WOW IS IT NICE & ROOMY! SOME ISSUES HERE AND THERE BUT NOTHING MAJOR. THEY FORGOT TO PUT… Full Review ▶

06/12/05
Resident

Horrible place....A/C brake constatntly, laundry rooms are horrible and you loose you rmoney every time you try to dry your clothes
Hoorible landscape, neighbors and apartments Full Review ▶

05/25/05
Resident

I just had to stop and write. As I read thru some of these reviews I wonder which office you were dealing with. My apartment was damaged by the hurricanes and we had to move. I never expected to have staff… Full Review ▶

05/17/05
Resident

I had moved here during winter.

Everything seemed alright in the beginning, with smile and laughs.

Staff treats you horribly.
specifically management.

insulation is terrible. It is extremely hot during afternoon hours.

The noise is really loud, such as maintenance and the highway being two… Full Review ▶

05/03/05
Resident

I moved in to this dump on June 18, 2004 with my roommate. Everything seemed okay other then things constantly breaking and a drug dealer, which is one of girls in the office(Jennifer) brother, lived right below me. My roommate and… Full Review ▶

02/19/05
Resident

I lived at La Aloma for a year and a half, below is my story on my stay there. Of course hurricanes did a number on ours and many surrounding apts, but the recovery at La Aloma has been longer than… Full Review ▶

10/28/04
Resident

If you want drug dealers as neighbors...LA ALOMA is for you.
If you want dirt and bad maintenance....LA ALOMA is for you.
If you want the worst complex in Winter Park....LA ALOMA is for you.
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08/13/04
Resident

Now Hurricane Charley has it La Aloma... Most Buildings have had Minor Damage... like Whole 10-20 feet sheets of shingles removed from the roofs, and onto the cars in the parking lot. Few have severe damage, like roofs collapsing... that several… Full Review ▶

04/13/04
Resident

I´ve seen apartment complex run better in the getto and i don´t mean FLorida getto i mean NEW York Getto.
The complex itself is old and needs alot of TLC. the owner, Mark Sarna of SARna Enterprises, is located in New… Full Review ▶

04/02/04
Resident

The apartments are really spacious, but the management and the service provided are less than desirable.
I moved into La Aloma Apartments, my hall bathroom looked like ten people had used it for over several years and never cleaned it. I… Full Review ▶

01/30/04
Resident

I WOULD LIKE FOR YOU TO SEND ME AN APPLICATION OR BROCHURE ON THIS PLACE IM PLANNING ON MOVING TO FLORIDA AND WOULD LIKE SOME INFO. YOU CAN MAIL TO MS ALOMA LOCRICCHIO 240 PARK HILL AVENUE APT 2J STATEN ISLAND… Full Review ▶

10/23/03
Resident

I have lived here for three months now and all is well sooo far! The first month i was here my a/c blew but was replaced in 5 days! It seemed like forever but at least it´s new!
Maintenence seems real… Full Review ▶

05/21/03
Resident

I moved to La Aloma in March. I pay very reasonable rent for the size of my apartment.
In the short time I´ve lived here I have had Problems,but very minor and taken care of quickly. The noise level is fine,except… Full Review ▶

04/29/03
Resident

I lived in this hellhole for 8 months. It was great at first except at the last moment they told us our deposit that was required had just increased to $800. Also we were supposed to move in on February 12… Full Review ▶

01/30/03
Resident

Since the new management has been brought in this place is getting better by the day! They have been doing a great deal of painting and landscaping. My unit has fresh paint on the walls, modern plumbing fixtures, and beautyful carpet.… Full Review ▶

12/13/02
Resident

I have been her a couple of years now. The managment is getting better. Jen is especialy helpfull and seems to do her best to make you happy. You can´t expect the ritz. The apartments are alittle old but still in… Full Review ▶

12/04/02
Resident

Things are improving the apartment has been taken over by another mangement company..painting, new carpet, renovations, improving the overall look!!!!! Maybe in the future I would recommend this apartment complex- very spacious. Full Review ▶

11/05/02
Resident

La Aloma´s rent is not cheap -- in fact, Carlton Arms next door is cheaper with much better facilities, everything works, and repairs are completed immediately. La Aloma exploits people with poor credit who can´t afford to go somewhere else when… Full Review ▶

10/03/02
Resident

I AM CURRENTLY RELOCATING TO ORLANDO AREA AND HAVE BEEN IN CONTACT BY TELEPHONE WITH A NUMBER OF DIFFERENT APARTMENT COMMUNITIES.



THIS REVIEW IS PREMISED ONLY WITH REGARD TO MY EXPERIENCE IN THIS MOVING PROCESS.



1 - THE OFFICE… Full Review ▶

09/30/02
Resident

The office staff was friendly and eager to help before I signed the lease. After I signed it everything changed.
The condition of the apartment when I moved in was unliveable and I was unable to stay the first night.… Full Review ▶

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