81 Essex St, Boston, MA 02111
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AVERAGE RATING
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50%

overall rating:
1.5
1.5
1.5 Parking:
1.8
1.75 Maintenance:
1.7
1.67 Construction:
1.2
1.25 Noise:
1.4
1.42 Grounds:
1.4
1.42 Safety:
1.8
1.75 Office Staff:

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03/07/2012This isn't a great place, but we've stayed here 3 years for the convenience of the location. We've made it work. The elevator almost always works now, and some of our noisy neighbors moved out. We had a fruit fly issue at one point but otherwise no pests in the apartment. There is a mouse/rat problem in the basement. The major issues are: The laundry machines haven't worked for about a year and whenever we turn on our A/C or heat it smells like cigarette smoke. We have not been able to turn our heat once all of this winter, ... Full ReviewYES3.0
07/01/2010I highly recommend not renting an apartment at 81 Essex Street or from the Hamilton Company in general. First, the building is old and has a lot of problems. The elevator is constantly breaking down, the laundry and the garbage ... Full ReviewNO1.0
06/07/2010When my roommate found this place which was close to both my school and work, I was excited. . .this was a year ago. Since then, I've been consistently disappointed in my living arrangement. As others have said, the elevator is ... Full ReviewNO1.0
03/25/2010i guess it's my fault for not listening to the previous reviewers...this building is horrible...i can't stand it anymore but i still have a few months left on my lease. the elevator is always broken; the washers/dryers are always broken ... Full ReviewNO1.0
03/01/2008This place is a Good deal compared to prices throughout the city. The quality of the Apartment is not Luxury but for the price is very fair and in good condition. Only drawback is that it can be noisy outside. ... Full ReviewYES3.0
02/12/2008 the previous posters are all right on point. besides the...NO1.0
08/06/2007 I lived here for almost an year and found that the place...NO3.0
03/30/2007 WOULD NOT RENEW MY LEASE...MGMT AND BUILDING ARENO1.0
01/28/2007 I ask ahead of signing the lease whether there are...NO1.0
10/21/2006 These apartments have several problems. The most...NO1.0
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Essex Street Apartments is an apartment community located in Boston , MA . The following apartment communities are located nearby: Essex Street Apartments ( 0.0 miles), 660 Washington Apartments (formerly known as Archstone Boston Common) ( 0.1 miles), and South Boston Elderly Apts ( 0.2 miles).

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