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Green Diamond Apartments (formerly Windsor at Gaslight Square)

6516 North University Street, Peoria, IL 61614
9%
68
Reviews
9%
% Recommended
45%
City Average
07/11/14
Resident

This is the single worst place I have ever lived. While the price is decent, and our apartment was clean enough the maintenance was terrible. It took them 5 months to fix our A/C, and the temporary fixes never lasted more… Full Review ▶

06/12/14
Resident

Believe EVERYTHING you hear about these apartments. They really are just as bad as everyone says if not worse. -My air conditioning is broke and despite several calls nothing has been done. -I live in a basement level apartment and it… Full Review ▶

08/04/13
Resident

Prior to attempting to rent from green diamond apartments, I was advised to stay very far away from this place and it's management. I didn't listen.. I should have. The apartments themselves, are nice and fairly priced with many new renovations… Full Review ▶

06/26/13
Resident

Chris Watters still managing this place? Is he in jail yet? Has he been fired yet? If you go here to rent, here is what to expect..There nice and sweet, there is a fat, lazy disgusting manager, Chris..Chris Watters...He has no… Full Review ▶

11/02/12
Resident

The apartments are basic and reasonably priced - a great value for our budget. The neighbors are friendly. It is a very dog friendly complex. Pool is great. Management has been helpful and friendly. Most people that complain are looking for… Full Review ▶

10/12/12
Resident

This place is a dump,,,,, The owner is a ------ and dont care about his apts at all..... The manager is a tattooed thug that thinks he knows how to run a complex but just sits in the office on the… Full Review ▶

07/24/12
Prospective Resident

Veterans of our great military.....BEWARE OF THIS PLACE....very Veteran-unfriendly. They refuse to work with Disabled Vets who have banged up credit due to medical bills. They are real friendly until they decide not to rent to you and then they get… Full Review ▶

06/28/12
Prospective Resident

IF ANY PRIOR RESIDENT/CURRENT RESIDENT WOULD LIKE TO SPEAK TO A MEDIA SOURCE ABOUT THIS APARTMENT COMPLEX PLEASE CALL 686-9444. I am looking into the conditions and issues and would like to help. Thanks! Full Review ▶

05/07/12
Resident

When we moved in here at Green Diamond everything seemed fine and dandy until the weather started to warm up! My air conditioning is shot and they don't seem to care that my family and I are sweating 24/7 !!! I'm… Full Review ▶

03/27/12
Resident

Dear Green Diamond Manager, I will not miss the scalding hot, ice cold violent showers, the obnoxious, crackhead, drug dealing wangsters at all 24 hours of the day. Between the two mentions issues the apartment is about as Ghetto as they… Full Review ▶

03/11/12
Resident

we haved lived here for two years :( pay 630 a mo and never have a place to park...people n the apartments across from us r dealing drugs all hours of the days and nights the mangement knos and months later… Full Review ▶

02/28/12
Resident

So I moved out of Green Diamond a couple months ago after I was jumped by the people that lived a floor below me. I had never even spoken with them before and I was jumped by them when I was… Full Review ▶

02/19/12
Resident

PLEASE DONT MOVE HERE... save your money... this place just keeps getting more ghetto .. there are no places to park when ur suppose to have those damn stickers on your car seriously whats the point if they dont even go… Full Review ▶

01/31/12
Prospective Resident

When you call to make an appointment for a showing you are told about a January special. This involves a decreased deposit of $100 which you are told is refundible. You are told to bring $40 for your application fee, your… Full Review ▶

01/16/12
Resident

For starters my husband and i have lived her for about a year and in that year we have moved into 2 different apartments.. first apartment was a basement apartment and for our first place it was pretty decent.. well my… Full Review ▶

12/27/11
Resident

There are only two washing machines and dryers in each building and they are expensive so I tend to go elsewhere since there is no change machine and the office will not give change. My apartment looks nice, but that is… Full Review ▶

12/05/11
Resident

There is a reason that there are so many vacant units in this complex. Several apartments are rented to loud and inconsiderate tenants who care little for their neighbors. Noise is common and there have been several problems. There is a… Full Review ▶

08/07/11
Resident

I moved in to there apartments early Spring and let me tell you what, biggest mistake ever. If something breaks they half --- fix it or don't and say its fixed anyways. Most of the staff blows. They are nice and… Full Review ▶

07/14/11
Resident

DO NOT MOVE HERE!!! The staff is very nice until you sign the lease and then they dont care about you , your family or your needs. I lived there for 2 weeks and was flooded out of my apartment and… Full Review ▶

07/11/11
Resident

Be ADVISED!!! I have recently moved into the Green Diamond Apts. & let me tell you this is the biggest mistake i cld make... I lived here 7 years ago and since they got new management i figured i wld give… Full Review ▶

07/07/11
Resident

I have lived in these apartments for over a year now, and at first everything was fine. But then a woman named Jamie started workin in the office, and let me tell you she is the worst thing imaginable!! She is… Full Review ▶

07/02/11
Resident

We have lived here over a year now and are looking to move Asap! Management is horrible, very rude and once you are in treats tenants like they are nothing. There is constantly piles of dog feces everywhere you walk. The… Full Review ▶

04/26/11
Resident

this was the worst apartment i have ever stayed in never will i recommend anybody to move out here the office staff for starters are very rude escipally the manager ..;maintance is awful i still am waiting for them to come… Full Review ▶

03/07/11
Resident

It seemed very nice at first glance, however they are very slow at fixing problems quickly and correctly, but very quick to give you notice if your rent is one day late. The maintenance personnel are very uneducated about their work.… Full Review ▶

03/04/11
Prospective Resident

My girlfriend recently signed a lease with Green Diamond and no sooner could her lease be up. When she first looked at the apartment she was shown a newly carpeted 1 bedroom basement apartment and was told that they have had… Full Review ▶

01/17/11
Resident

I agree with the people that do not recommend this as a place to live. I have been here for two years. it will not be a third. We had a water leak 2 months into our lease. it was finally… Full Review ▶

12/14/10
Resident

Where do I start? When I first looked here the place was being ran by different people than it is now. They tried to warn me about the impending doom that was about to hit the quiet ghetto called Green Diamond.… Full Review ▶

11/03/10
Resident

My girlfriend and I have lived out here in our One Bedroom apartment since May, and we absolutely love it! Other than the usual problems that anyone would have with an older apartment, living out here is awesome. The neighbors are… Full Review ▶

10/29/10
Resident

i really love my 1 bedroom apartment. the area is wonderful and my neighbors are pretty friendly. parking is wonderful (i have a brand new car so i dont like it just sitting ANYWHERE)and the staff are SO nice and very… Full Review ▶

10/19/10
Resident

where do i start? belinda scammed me into this place!! if she was still here, id make her refund my money!! ive had soooo many problems! my air conditioner was out for literally 3-4months! my floor flooded so bad the wall… Full Review ▶

04/18/10
Resident

Unless you have a criminal record or something that would prevent you from living in a better neighborhood for the same amount of money, don't even bother looking here. Seriously, it is becoming a crime and noise laden pit. My wife… Full Review ▶

03/26/10
Resident

Where to start with these apartments. When I first looked at them they LOOK nice, due to the fact that they were recently renovated. From the initial look of the apartment its nice for example new carpet, wood cabinets, nice looking… Full Review ▶

03/18/10
Resident

Moved in here an I love the spacious rooms. i have 2 walk in closets. I use one for my daughter playroomand clothes overflow. Nice place overall. Full Review ▶

03/17/10
Resident

Fine management and quick response to any requests. While the policies seemed strict at first, the staff is understanding keeps the concerns of the tenants in mind. The room itself is excellent - no complaints at all. Full Review ▶

03/15/10
Resident

It's a pretty decent place. My apartment is spacious and everything is updated. The kitchen cabinetry and countertops are fantastic. I have had a few maintenance issues, which have all been taken care of except for one. This last issue has… Full Review ▶

03/11/10
Resident

IF YOU ARE LOOKIN FOR SOME VERY NICE APT AND LOOKIN FOR A FRIENDLY NEIGHBOORHOOD COME TO THE GREENDIAMOND APT AND ASK FOR MS.BELINDA SHE IS VERY HELPFUL Full Review ▶

03/08/10
Resident

I saw these apartments on the internet and spoke to belinda. She got me my apartment right away. They are very nice apartments and spacious and i was not disapointed in any way! Full Review ▶

03/01/10
Resident

The townhome is really nice... And their employee Belinda is really really nice, she takes care of everyone They take care of your problems I live in a townhome and it is really nice... Maintenance is fast and our townhouse is… Full Review ▶

02/17/10
Resident

I moved to the area in January and was really looking for an affordable nice apartment. I was impressed by the management staff. They were vey intentive in finding an apartment to fit my needs. The maintenenace address issues quickly. I… Full Review ▶

01/30/10
Resident

I moved into this place about a month ago. I had no idea at the time that the buildings had been condemned previously by the city. At one time they gave the residents like a week to move out - check… Full Review ▶

01/18/10
Resident

I recently moved into the Gaslight Square apartments (now called Green Diamond), and I have to say I am very happy and impressed. The apartments are beautiful- large balconies, walk-in closets, big parking lots, etc. My kitchen has dark cherry-wood cabinets… Full Review ▶

03/18/09
Prospective Resident

I recently was looking for an apartment and I went to Gaslight Square, in part because of the price. I was hesitant because of previous problems and some of the reviews...but I gotta say I was impressed with all of the… Full Review ▶

12/12/06
Resident

For better or for worse only angry residents write reviews. I wanted to stand up for a great property that has made tremendous improvements this year. Most rental properties reflect the management company that runs them. This year Pinnacle took over… Full Review ▶

09/23/06
Resident

My building was not affected by the code violations. Under the former owner before Fannie Mae foreclosed on the mortgage it was horrible on getting anything fixed. After Fannie Mae took it over and had a Management Company oversee it things… Full Review ▶

09/22/06
Resident

I lived there from 2002-2003 and had nothing but problems. i had mushrooms, yes living things, growing out of my carpet. I had to call three - four times to get someone to come out and all they did was "pick"… Full Review ▶

09/20/06
Resident

My husband and I had lived in this apartment complex for over a year until we moved out in June 2006. We had complained constantly from October 2005 until we moved out because of mold, fungus, the shower (being torn out… Full Review ▶

09/17/06
Resident

I thought it was tolerable till I found out about all health code and building code violations. For many weeks I have told maintenance repeatedly that there are problems with the dishwasher and sink and no one ever came to even… Full Review ▶

09/16/06
Resident

We moved in a few months ago, and got a notice last night that several of the buildings have building code violations and we might have to move out as early as Tuesday (this being Saturday). Matinence has ignored us, the… Full Review ▶

09/15/06
Resident

I rented a 2 bedroom apartemnt at Gaslight square for a year. After I moved in I noted a few problems.. the most important ones being faulty dishwasher and a bathroom door that wouldn't close properly. I complained about it numerous… Full Review ▶

08/14/06
Resident

We have lived at Gaslight Square for a year. We have had some many problems there. First we went days, yes DAYS without water. They offered no alternative place to shower or use the bathroom.
Also the basement apartments in building… Full Review ▶

07/06/06
Resident

I am currently staying in this appartment.

This is one of the worst appartment I ever lived.

Got some kind of insects all over the house and since 2 months, managment is doing nothing (complained 3 times)

dryer & washer doesn't work. No body… Full Review ▶

06/27/06
Resident

We have had NOTHING but problems. First of all, our toilet was broke so we asked maintenance to come and fix it. They asked when they should come and I said sometime after noon since my boyfriend worked second shift. The… Full Review ▶

04/05/06
Resident

The person who said if you like water don't live here, said it perfectly!!!! On those rare occasions you do have water, it's only 37 degrees. I complained about not having hot water and the maintenance turned my water off to… Full Review ▶

03/20/06
Resident

I live there now (3/20/05) and it is all true. Management is very bad. Full Review ▶

03/13/06
Resident

This place is alright for an apartment. I have a dog an they have accomidated all my needs as far as that goes. Maint. is not that great, they are very slow at coming out, and do a half-baked job. I… Full Review ▶

12/30/05
Resident

I have a large dog and Gaslight is one of the only apts. in Peoria that allows big dogs. The management is always helpful and nice. The maint. does have some problems. They are very slow at coming out, but they… Full Review ▶

11/26/05
Resident

Where to start the kitchen drawer falls out everytime you go to get silverware. The refrige leaks onto the floor and I don;t know how many times we almost fell. The bathroom has a hole in the celing from the batroom… Full Review ▶

11/22/05
Resident

OK, so we have only lived here a couple of months and they have turned off our water 4 times!!! Because the pipes here are bad and they turn them off with out notice to "fix" them. Well I guess they… Full Review ▶

11/16/05
Resident

Ummmmm.... I can't really say any comments at this time..... people on here really sum it up for the apartment renters and viwers on line. Their are alot of under age drinkers that drink and party and accidents do happen but… Full Review ▶

08/13/05
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07/23/05
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02/03/05
Resident

As long as you never complain, management is fine, the minute you do they are totally rude and unhelpful. Our bathroom was terrible, any maintenance work will need to be redone 3 or 4 times before it's adequate. Way too expensive… Full Review ▶

06/30/04
Resident

i live here now and maintance is a bunch of idiots. they came to fix our flooded sink but they only made it worse. we cant get them to fix our air properly. we can see through the cracks in our… Full Review ▶

06/20/04
Resident

Lived there 1 year, only had 1 working eye on the stove. Door would pop open if stairwell doorways would open/close (air pressure). If you filled a glass with tap water, let it evaporate, you could never use that glass again… Full Review ▶

06/15/04
Resident

I didn't have a bad experience living there, besides the unexpected rate increase upon renewing lease. First apartment, so was not aware that this is common practice. Office people very friendly. Maintenance not bad, usually timely response. My only real complaint… Full Review ▶

06/08/04
Resident

I lived at Gaslight Square for about 4 years. I really enjoyed the atmosphere and amenities that they offer. The 2 bedroom bath & 1/2 that i was in had great walk in closets in both bedrooms.

I had no… Full Review ▶

10/31/03
Resident

Unless you like flooding in your building, problems that maintenance comes out to fix but doesn´t fix, they just rig it & get pissed when they have to come back in two days, very creaky floors that crack when when people… Full Review ▶

09/09/02
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Units

BedsBathsEstimated Rent
Studio1 $ 694
11 $ 540
21 $ 520
21.5 $ 750
31.5 $ 1075

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  • Cats Allowed

  • Small Dogs Allowed

  • Large Dogs Allowed

  • Pet Deposit Required

  • Pet Rent Required

  • Laundry On-Site

  • Laundry in Units

  • Laundry Connections in Unit

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