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Congressional Towers

261 Congressional Lane, Rockville, MD 20852
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City Average
09/27/14
Verified Resident

I enjoy living in this community, except shortage of parking spaces. I see a lots of open visitor spaces every day, Pease consider residents can use free visitor parking space after certain time. If possible please provide post box key for… Full Review ▶

09/22/14
Verified Resident

Everything has been good so far in the first month since moving in. However, there have been small annoyances: the fuse for the refrigerator intermittently goes out; the garbage disposal clogged for day; and the bottom lock seems not to lock… Full Review ▶

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09/18/14
Verified Resident

Good place to live. Near NIH. Friendly staffs. Prompt maintanence. Very quiet. Great play area for children. Kitchen equipments in good condition. easy move in procedure. Neighborhood is great.I will recommend this place to my friends. Full Review ▶

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09/10/14
Verified Resident

I wish there were more activities in the community, not just a movie every 6 weeks for the children. The noise level is very good for so many people in one building. It is very clean, but the amount of destruction… Full Review ▶

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09/10/14
Verified Resident

The community is good, neighborhood is neat and safe. The apartments are good but not excellent, the lobby and the hall ways could be better. I feel the rent is little high and for the rent they charge I expect better… Full Review ▶

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09/08/14
Verified Resident

We've been living here for more than three years. To be fair, everything's quite great with this place, that is, until we have our current tricky evening noise issue.I have done everything I could including communicating with the staff constantly and… Full Review ▶

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09/05/14
Verified Resident

We decided we wanted to move to Rockville after living in Silver Spring and being dissatisfied. Congressional was the first apartment we looked at and immediately knew that is where we wanted to move. It is convenient yet quiet and the… Full Review ▶

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09/02/14
Verified Resident

Decent buildings with quality amenities. Maintenance is responsive. Can't beat the location for the price. Distance to metro about 12 minute brisk walk. Con: lacks a no smoking policy; we have an infant and have to keep the windows closed. Full Review ▶

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08/19/14
Verified Resident

I have been a resident of the community since almost 3 years. It is a great place to live, great neighborhood and very accessible to shopping, restaurants. Great recreational areas. Congresssional Towers has been great and swift in handling maintenance issues.… Full Review ▶

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08/18/14
Verified Resident

Very nice apartment, closer to Metro station, Shopping complexes are nearby. Very calm place, have sufficient parking lots, but the visitor parking area lots aren't close to the entrances. very good community near by metro, Utility are good Full Review ▶

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08/14/14
Verified Resident

my apartment home and experience as a resident at this community as compared to any other apartments, Exterior lighting of building entryways, community common areas, parking areas, and sidewalks, Speed and quality that service requests are handled by the maintenance staff… Full Review ▶

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08/13/14
Verified Resident

Very good place. Very close to several markets including best buy, bedbathbeyond, fresh market, trader Joe, and hhgregg etc... It takes about 15 minutes to get metro (twinbrook station). A lot of old trees and forest make us feel good always.… Full Review ▶

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08/11/14
Verified Resident

Congressional Towers is a great place to leave. I like it the apartment as it was the center of every thing like shopping and best schools of Maryland. But one thing I observed on last Sunday night ( August 11) almost… Full Review ▶

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08/11/14
Verified Resident

Nice apartments. Safe and apartment management do their job making this place better. Love they hold community events. Regarding shopping, you will find any shops you need not so far from here. Nice restaurants people around here. Enjoying living here.kjj Full Review ▶

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08/11/14
Verified Resident

Overall I have satisfaction(Especially, School, convenient access to shopping, public transportaion, community common areas). But, Landary/dryier noisy is too loud. When refrigerator was operated in the nighter, it's noisy is too loud. Full Review ▶

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08/07/14
Resident

Horrible ongoing experience with lazy inadequate staff. How is it that renovations are going on EVERY DAY but the place still looks like ----? I am literally counting the days until I can move out. UPDATE: IF ANYONE NEEDS A LAWYER… Full Review ▶

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07/25/14
Verified Resident

As of now, nothing negative. Apartment units where I live is good. Locality is awesome including access to public transport, public parks, library and school facilities..... However, if there is little fencing can be done for the ground floor patios, it… Full Review ▶

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07/21/14
Verified Resident

completely dissatisfied due to recent ignorance by the apartment management. I will not recommend Congressional Towers to anyone. We always here noise, another thing is that staff for maintenance is not responsive. They only care about to renew the rental agreement,… Full Review ▶

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07/16/14
Verified Resident

So far so good. I had nothing bad to say or highlight about the apartment. The only thing that concerns a little bit is the parking after 9:00 pm, because usually is completely full by this hour. The spaces available for… Full Review ▶

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07/09/14
Verified Resident

I have just recently moved in and only spent one night in the unit. I do not feel as though I can adequately describe an experience at this time. However, I can say that choosing this apartment was due to the… Full Review ▶

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07/09/14
Verified Resident

I've lived in four places in Rockville/Gaithersburg since moving to MD from NY, and this has been my favorite. Mostly it has to do with living on the top floor (no more stomping above our heads), but the residents living here… Full Review ▶

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06/30/14
Verified Resident

The maintainance service is so slow. For example, I made a service request for pedestal pan's blockage at about 7am on Sep. 3, no worker came to address it. So I made the same request again at about Sep. 6th, till… Full Review ▶

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06/18/14
Verified Resident

Over the years we have been satisfied. We have had issues, but they have always worked the issues out. We need to have the place painted, but we have to agree to what we want done first. The rugs also need… Full Review ▶

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05/22/14
Verified Resident

I love it here! Property is clean, staff is amazing. Great location, great amenities, I love the gym here at this property. It would be better if the units had a washer and dryer but I can accommodate my trips to… Full Review ▶

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05/16/14
Verified Resident

thank you for your generous thank you for your generous thank you for your generous thank you for your generous thank you for your generous help thank you for your generous thank you for your generous thank you for your generous… Full Review ▶

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05/06/14
Verified Resident

The overall experience of living in this community is OK. Except that some time the maintenance staff in the office is not that friendly and my apartment has some insects issue maybe it is nearby the garbage disposal room. The community… Full Review ▶

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04/14/14
Resident

I subleased and moved in the congressional towers apartment on 6/1/2013. The original leasing period is from 1/1/2013 to 12/31/2013. I didn't receive my lease until November because they were slow on processing the new contract to reflect they received $250… Full Review ▶

04/08/14
Verified Resident

This is great place to live. It is very quite, and people are respecful. I have recommended it to my friends. I just wish some of the apartments to have two badrooms. The leasing office is very efficient, and I like… Full Review ▶

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03/19/14
Verified Resident

I satisfy my place absolutely because all neighborhood and staff are very kind. And the known persons are living in same apartment, so I feel better. Most of all, some public transports and my workplace are near the apartment, so very… Full Review ▶

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03/19/14
Verified Resident

The apartment complex is well tended, the grounds are very nice and the buildings are kept clean and neat. I find the tenants to be somewhat unfriendly which is a shame. I am quite comfortable in my unit, it is spacious… Full Review ▶

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03/16/14
Verified Resident

I moved in recently. The apartment is generally O.K. But, the Staffs need to be knder to residents. Noise from upstairs is also be a matter. Surveys for reducing the noisy should be done regularly. Also parking space need to add… Full Review ▶

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03/11/14
Verified Resident

poor slow removal of snow in parking area. Maintenance for repairs is slow. Best benefit is all utilies are included. Number of laundry machines are limited. Hallway has no air circulation and feels stuffy and food smells from residents cooking in… Full Review ▶

03/06/14
Verified Resident

New tenant - am very pleased thus far! Rainey Murdoch was super helpful and attentive to our concerns and needs, as we came from ABQ, NM everything was sight unseen, but glad we chose the Congressional Towers. Very much like everything!… Full Review ▶

03/03/14
Verified Resident

Parking is a big problem to us if we go home after 8:00 pm. We have seen lots of visitors parking at our residential spots especially on weekends. It already causes us problems because I have evening classes. We have heard… Full Review ▶

03/03/14
Verified Resident

It is a quiet and friendly community, the commom areas are always clean and the staff is very gentle. About the maintainance service, I have nothing to complain about, the staff is really efficient!I love living here in Congressional Towers! Full Review ▶

03/03/14
Verified Resident

It has been a wonderful time staying here. The community is clean, quiet and well maintained. Any calls for rare concerns that we have are adequately responded to and the concerns are addressed to our satisfaction. In short, this is a… Full Review ▶

02/19/14
Verified Resident

I am satisfied with living here. Neighbors are kind to us and All staffs are eager to help us solve problems. Gymnasium is well equipped with excercisers. I think only one problem is that these days there are enough parking lot… Full Review ▶

02/05/14
Verified Resident

Our experience in this community has been great! We mainly chose this apartment as the kids school is very near, there is convenient access to shopping, public transportation, etc. We feel very safe and secured. Staff does a great job in… Full Review ▶

01/27/14
Resident

Parking becomes a big deal now sine Rollins and Congressional (the same big company) that gratefully shared the same no restrictions and no limit guest parking space till now started to cause a lot of problems. NOW they separated the parking… Full Review ▶

01/08/14
Verified Resident

Only the carpet and not to have wash machine/dryer are a real problem. Parking is now more difficult. Maintenance and cleaning staff are very friendly. Nice view and very quiet environment. Definitive a good place to live. Just maybe a little… Full Review ▶

Manager Response
01/08/14
Resident

The good things: It is 15 minutes walking to Twinbrook metro station and close to many shops on Rockville Pike. Utilities are included in rent. They have a 10% discount for NIH employees if you sign a 12 month contract. It… Full Review ▶

12/31/13
Verified Resident

Here is a decent community, not bad, and close to many shopping malls. Full Review ▶

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12/14/13
Verified Resident

BEWARE, FAKE REVIEWS TO IMPROVE RATING!!! Yes, there are ways to do it even though the review says its coming from a "verified resident". Ratings used to be below 40% recommended. Just look at what follows a "No" recommendation and how… Full Review ▶

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12/11/13
Verified Resident

I am satisfied with the overall service provided by the Congressional Towers. People in the leasing office are nice. They usually response to the request properly. The maintenance staff are very nice and professional. Never lost anything. I have never complained… Full Review ▶

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12/10/13
Verified Resident

I have very good experience living in this apartment. it is very close to the metro which can same a lot of time to work and back work. also the people living in this community is very friendly. I love it.… Full Review ▶

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12/10/13
Verified Resident

Very pleasant experience; encountered no problems. Staff is very courteous and friendly. The staff is always very professional and have the time to listen to whatever questions or concerns I have and quick to respond. Full Review ▶

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12/09/13
Verified Resident

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11/20/13
Verified Resident

Great job. thank you. Full Review ▶

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11/18/13
Verified Resident

My family all like the community very much. Our apartment is very cozy, and the common areas are wonderful. It is close to grocery stores, park, and public transportation. And parking is convenient. Perfect living here. Full Review ▶

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11/15/13
Verified Resident

Overall my residence experience has been the best with the understanding of personalities and human nature. All ratings refer to my residence over a period of 19 years. I feel I have been objective and honest in this survey from my… Full Review ▶

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11/13/13
Resident

I am a current tenant living in Building 263. The reason I picked Congressional Towers was because of the high rating here. However, I figured out I was totally fooled after living here for 4 months. This might be the most… Full Review ▶

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11/04/13
Verified Resident

Its a great experience with every day-to-day needs in vicinity.. The appartments are clean and modernized, location is beautiful and the staff is friendly and promptly act on any incidents. I highly recommend this appartment to any one. Full Review ▶

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10/25/13
Verified Resident

Nice apartments with good amenities. The gym and pool are both well equipped. The management has made/is making several improvements to the units, including upgrading the elevators and the fire alarm system. Overall, nice place to live. Full Review ▶

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10/04/13
Resident

I rent the apartment by internet i was still in my country and i did ask at that time to give a unit corner and because of the dates they said there is no unit corner available but you can change… Full Review ▶

09/10/13
Verified Resident

Nice apartment and highly recommended. The location is reachable for public transportation. it is close also from the city center, friendly neighborhood and very safe for children access. I am happy to stay in this community Full Review ▶

08/28/13
Verified Resident

I was living in the CT in 2006-2008 and now since 2010. There are clearly changes over time as buildings getting older. I appreciate the efforts and professionalism of the CT staff to maintain the community at a good level. I… Full Review ▶

08/28/13
Verified Resident

So far I have lived at this community for a little under 3 weeks and I love the location and amenities of the apartment. The neighbors are very friendly and location is great. A few things that bother me is that… Full Review ▶

08/26/13
Verified Resident

Sometimes office staffs are not polite. Also sometimes they used to make a decision for maintenance without letting me know although I requested I have a preference on the maintenance day. Online payment system is convenient. Full Review ▶

08/24/13
Verified Resident

The experience is great, the staff is taking care of our requests. it is a very kids friendly community, we love that. As I mentioned, we would like to ask you to put back the bumpers on the parking lot for… Full Review ▶

08/17/13
Verified Resident

not very great , staff is good till you are in appt Full Review ▶

08/07/13
Verified Resident

We really like the place. the neighboors are friendly Full Review ▶

08/07/13
Verified Resident

Great community! Great value! Full Review ▶

08/03/13
Verified Resident

my last experience was terrible Full Review ▶

08/02/13
Verified Resident

no comment Full Review ▶

07/30/13
Verified Resident

ok Full Review ▶

07/27/13
Verified Resident

good Full Review ▶

07/25/13
Verified Resident

Nice and quiet Full Review ▶

07/24/13
Verified Resident

GOOD Full Review ▶

07/22/13
Verified Resident

Overall pleased with the apartment complex and amenities. Full Review ▶

07/22/13
Verified Resident

The staff is helpful, the apartment is great. My only complaint is the institution of visitor parking areas that are very inconvenient. I am disabled and need lots of help from family and friends. Some of them are older and have… Full Review ▶

07/16/13
Verified Resident

Great location and great gym. Its walking distance to the metro and several stores, restaurants and shops which is very convenient if you don't like to drive everywhere. The gym is very new and rivals a commercial gym. The neighborhood is… Full Review ▶

07/16/13
Verified Resident

It's perfect. Full Review ▶

07/16/13
Verified Resident

Friendly community, quiet yet just steps away from a variety of food and shopping options. Full Review ▶

07/16/13
Verified Resident

very nice apartment sofar and good location indeed. Full Review ▶

07/16/13
Verified Resident

The experience was not good. Our kitchen and bathroom flooded four times while living here. The first few times, the maintenance request was not handled properly and we had to wait over 24 hours for maintenance to attend to the issue.… Full Review ▶

06/28/13
Verified Resident

here is quite clean, comfort, and safe. Full Review ▶

06/19/13
Verified Resident

Its a nice clean community, office stuffs are very friendly. Renee was excellent Full Review ▶

06/17/13
Verified Resident

NA Full Review ▶

06/17/13
Verified Resident

This is a great apartment complex. It is like living in an international Center. People are courteous and we have opportunities to interact with individuals from all over the globe. Full Review ▶

06/13/13
Verified Resident

Nice environment, nice apartment, I love the large living room and balcony, and the service is good. A little expensive when rent in September, my rent fee is 1605 for 1 bedroom. Full Review ▶

06/11/13
Verified Resident

Apartments are ok and the community pool and gym are a plus. I however have had quite a few pest problems and some other problems that have made living uncomfortable. Full Review ▶

06/07/13
Verified Resident

Good Full Review ▶

06/03/13
Resident

Apartment was fine except for some noisy children who would run through the halls. Grass cutting started at 6:30am during the summer which was annoying if you had your window open. My big problem with this complex is their move out… Full Review ▶

06/02/13
Verified Resident

It was a great experience. Pool is great, quiet building, very safe and comfortable. Full Review ▶

05/31/13
Resident

This places service and staff are horrible. The biggest issue is cooling and heating since they use water based cooling temperature difference between outside and inside is only 5 degrees. I would suggest you check heating and cooling thoroughly before moving… Full Review ▶

05/31/13
Verified Resident

The apartment management is courteous and professional in their work. While this is good in one sense, it can also be a problem if you want are seeking for favors from the management regarding short term lease or rent. Noise :… Full Review ▶

05/29/13
Verified Resident

I love Congressional Towers. I feel my hometown in here. Full Review ▶

05/29/13
Verified Resident

The apartment is bright and comfortable. The closets are roomy. While it does not have "luxury" features, the facilities are more than adequate. The rec center and pool are a wonderful addition. The location is excellent with stores and public transportation… Full Review ▶

05/28/13
Verified Resident

Overall good. Sometimes the gym is attended by people i think do not belong to the community and they do not were outfit but regular clothes. Need more signs requesting to clean after use equipment. At the pool last year there… Full Review ▶

05/28/13
Verified Resident

I just moved in two weeks ago, but I really enjoy staying here. The community is safe and friendly, the buildings and surrounding are kept always very clean and the staff is very friendly and helpful. Full Review ▶

05/28/13
Verified Resident

So far so good Full Review ▶

05/28/13
Verified Resident

overall I like this apartment and its environment except the price and mice problem Full Review ▶

05/28/13
Verified Resident

Overall, I am satisfied with the apartment except for its parking policy. It was just released this year, but making our life really inconvenient. You have to spend around 5 min to find a place to park when you get back… Full Review ▶

05/22/13
Verified Resident

N/A Full Review ▶

05/17/13
Verified Resident

room was excellent, fresh Full Review ▶

05/16/13
Verified Resident

Too early to comment Full Review ▶

05/12/13
Verified Resident

Close to shopping center and supermarket. Quiet. Safe. Well kept grounds. Great swimming pool and clubhouse. I have lived here for over 20 years. That should be testimony in itself. The rent is very reasonable compared to other apartments. Full Review ▶

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05/06/13
Verified Resident

The apartment is a bit expensive but overall good value. It is close to a grocery store, utilities are included, there is a bus stop on the street, and the metro is just a 15 minute walk away. Full Review ▶

05/06/13
Verified Resident

Decent but boring apartment community. Demographic is almost entirely ------- and they are generally quiet and boring. Full Review ▶

05/06/13
Verified Resident

Congressional Towers is a great complex to live in! Our apartment was renovated with new carpet, appliances, paint, and counter tops right before we moved in, so it felt like we were moving into a brand new apartment. It is beautiful!… Full Review ▶

05/06/13
Resident

Mice, mice, mice. The apartment has a lot of mice. Mice visited our room every day. The office is late to take an action. Full Review ▶

05/01/13
Verified Resident

Very satisfy! Full Review ▶

05/01/13
Verified Resident

So far, so good. It is clean, people are friendly, grounds well-maintained, sufficient parking, secure, etc. Full Review ▶

04/24/13
Verified Resident

That's great. Full Review ▶

04/23/13
Verified Resident

The rent increases too much. I had a bad experience on the cold water been shut-off for four days due to water piping project. They promised to restore before COB of Fri. but they do not. No one came to fix… Full Review ▶

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04/18/13
Verified Resident

good Full Review ▶

04/16/13
Verified Resident

I feel that it is very safe community and I like the fitness center a lot. Full Review ▶

04/16/13
Verified Resident

Nice and good community living.Great location and beautiful landscape.Great gym and swimming pool facility Full Review ▶

04/16/13
Verified Resident

The recently renewed pool in the summer and the gym, make this still a great place...It doesn't completely make up for how old the buildings are, and tje old systems in place. But in the spring and summer, this still feels… Full Review ▶

04/11/13
Verified Resident

The community is very nice and everyone is very friendly. Full Review ▶

04/11/13
Verified Resident

Good maintenance staff but a little bit loud neighbors. Full Review ▶

04/10/13
Verified Resident

Excellent place to live with very friendly locality and staffs. Full Review ▶

04/05/13
Verified Resident

good community Full Review ▶

04/02/13
Verified Resident

Excellent Full Review ▶

03/29/13
Verified Resident

it has been very nice Full Review ▶

03/29/13
Verified Resident

It has so far been positive. Nice neighborhood, friendly people and responsive management. Full Review ▶

03/13/13
Verified Resident

The community is fine. The distance to the Metro is not ideal:about 6 blocks and most of it going uphill. There is bus service that you can take to the Metro, but the bus stop lacks shelter. When it is raining,… Full Review ▶

03/13/13
Verified Resident

Excellent location! Everything you need is in walking distance. It's quiet and pleasant. Tenants are polite. Maintenance is courteous and prompt. Overall, a very nice place to live! Full Review ▶

03/12/13
Verified Resident

I have been here since last August. This a nice and quite community. It is really a plus that all utilities are included. A little bit far away from the nearest metro station, but shopping centers are in walking distance. Full Review ▶

03/12/13
Verified Resident

Only here since a month, for now the experience is really positive. Full Review ▶

03/09/13
Resident

Been living here for 2 years now (since apr 2011), and about to renew our lease. Quite and very safe neighborhood, predominantly asian residents (mostly -------/koreans/chinese-50%), but diverse as well with different nationalities (about 30% are white, the rest are europeans/israelis).… Full Review ▶

10/28/12
Resident

My family have lived here for 5 months. We like this place: convenient location, clean and well-maintained apartment, helpful and professional leasing office staff, good school district and much more. For unexpected job changing reason, we have to leave before expiration… Full Review ▶

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10/08/12
Resident

Apartment is convenient to most retail along Rockville Pike and that is a plus. However, my apartment has a persistent foul odor that comes out of the vents in the bathroom and the master bedroom. I have asked management to look… Full Review ▶

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08/26/12
Resident

Strengths: Cost (esp. for those working at NIH), which includes all utilities and appliances; heating and air conditioning; parking; convenient location; fairly clean; easy to dispose of waste; safe. Weaknesses: Thin walls (one can easily hear neighbors); laundry room issues (machines… Full Review ▶

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05/23/12
Resident

Great sized, beautiful apts., but the walls/ceilings are paper thin. I can hear my upstair neighbors using the toilet...gross! The apt. doors are heavy and slam, waking me up early every single morning. If it wasn't for the terrible sound proofing,… Full Review ▶

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05/16/12
Resident

When I was looking for an apartment in the Rockville/Bethesda in 2010 I checked the reviews on apartmentratings.com and saw that Congressional Towers was very poorly rated; however, the price was right (~$1,500 per month including utilities for a 1 bedroom)… Full Review ▶

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03/08/12
Resident

Rockville has got unbelievably pricey in just the last couple months rent across the board from White Flint to Twinbrook have increased by $300 a month. This place really is a hidden gem. Giselle and Antonio at the leasing office are… Full Review ▶

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02/22/12
Resident

Most of these reviews are from irresponible renters, I've lived here for 8 years. Mgt has made many improvements to the community in that time, adding a new pool center and fitness room. They are always sen ding notices about new… Full Review ▶

02/21/12
Resident

Incompetent staff. The office staff, besides being rude, don't really understand the operations of this apartment complex. If you move in, check everything,including lights, fixtures, cabinetry, fuses, etc. They won't do it. Don't expect staff to get back to you with… Full Review ▶

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02/15/12
Resident

When I moved in, I was surprised that they could call this apartment ready for leasing. The carpet was dirty and worn, kitchen counter top was old and broken. When I was pulling a drawer open, it fell off. Cabinet doors… Full Review ▶

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12/09/11
Resident

Hi , I have been living in the apartments for 1 year now. When I moved in .. they show me the best picture .. some how the carpet was OLD .. Counter Tops were not new .. And when I… Full Review ▶

11/19/11
Resident

I purposely waited for some time after I moved out so I can write a more or less objective review, so here goes. First, location. As you already know, this is pretty close to shops and a 15 minute walk to… Full Review ▶

09/29/11
Resident

Right now, something is going on above my apartment. It sounds like someone is drilling holes in the wall. I work at night and it would be so nice if the management would notify us of such annoyances. About an hour… Full Review ▶

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07/08/11
Resident

People At The Office Are Not Pros And Some Are just annoying arnt fast. But The Maintenance people are the best. one time i needed something fixed tootie was there and less then 12 hours he was there .And about a… Full Review ▶

06/26/11
Prospective Resident

I AM ABOUT TO MOVE IN THE APT. NOW COULD ANYONE PLEASE TELL ME IF IT IS A GOOD IDEA . I AM MOVING OUT OF THE APT. THAT I AM STAYING NOW BECAUSE OF THE MICE, I'M SO TIRED OF… Full Review ▶

03/19/11
Resident

I am a fairly new resident and I am really enjoying my home. It was a nice experience with office staff moving in. I enjoyed meeting property manager, Shonda Elam and her staff. Grounds are well kept and homes are very… Full Review ▶

03/16/11
Resident

It is nice to live there but you will get trouble when you are going to leave. 1. They will increase the rate a lot when you change yearly lease to month by month ( $200, even after you have lived… Full Review ▶

03/09/11
Resident

I have lived here for a long time. Just had a problem with the heating and we got instant response and very courteous and fast service. I have always had a fast and more than polite experience with both the maintenance… Full Review ▶

03/05/11
Prospective Resident

If you want great apartments and the best in customer service, I suggest Congressional Towers. Management staff is quick to assist you with your need. It has the best maintenance staff, they respond within a 24 hour period. This apartment building… Full Review ▶

03/03/11
Resident

I moved into Congressional Towers shortly after I graduated college. The grounds are beautifully maintained and the rec center is definitely a plus...I save a lot of money by using their gym which is much cheaper, cleaner and nicer than the… Full Review ▶

03/03/11
Resident

We moved here in January 2011. It has been a very pleasant experience. The neighbors are quiet, and the management staff (especially Mrs. Joyce) has always been very friendly and helpful whenever I needed any assistance. I would definitely recommend this… Full Review ▶

03/03/11
Resident

Very spacious 2bedrooms and balcony.Management is wonderful responds to my needs quickly.On site gym here so get your work out in. Lived here 4 yrs no roaches or rat here.Convenience is a must metro station and grocery store close by!!!! Full Review ▶

03/02/11
Resident

I wanted to offer my review of this apartment complex because I am so much happier here than I was at my last apartment. This place is one of the best complexes that I have lived in. One of the main… Full Review ▶

03/02/11
Resident

I've lived here for years and I honestly don't understand some of these comments. The staff is always available, answers my questions, and resolves issues quickly. I shopped around before choosing Congressional Towers and am happy with my decision. I've recommended… Full Review ▶

02/28/11
Resident

The staff is very rude and unprofessional. It seems like they never have any answer for anything and they always come up with some excuse not to deal with the problem in hand. Full Review ▶

02/22/11
Resident

This is my first time seeing this website and I'm kind of surprised by the reviews this place got. I honestly haven't had an issue living here at Congressional Towers for the past two years while working on my masters degree.… Full Review ▶

02/07/11
Resident

It's so fun. Some guy said that didn't see bug and mice in this APT. It is so confusing for me. Me and My friend saw mice in my kitchen and there kitchen. When I asked about mice to office, I… Full Review ▶

11/10/10
Resident

We moved to here recently, but have already seen mice 3 times in our apartment. Maintenance came 3 times and found some holes, they closed them, but the mice keep coming from I don't know where. We are definitevely leaving. Full Review ▶

11/07/10
Resident

Nothing to say about this place. Full Review ▶

10/27/10
Resident

I have lived at Congressional Towers for going on two years now and have had a problem with mice and roaches since almost as soon as we moved in. We live on the ground floor and are next to the trash… Full Review ▶

10/22/10
Resident

I recently moved out of Congressional Towers at the end of September 2010 after living there for one year. Pros: All utilities are included; the buildings are older so the walls are very thick, meaning minimal noise from neighbors next to… Full Review ▶

09/08/10
Resident

I've been living in congressional Towers for 3 years, the apartment is close to everything, just 3 blocks away from metro and few minutes away from all major shopping, the location is unbeatable. For the apartment itself, it's well constructed, elevator,… Full Review ▶

07/24/10
Resident

Many rodents are there now. Even though I heard manager treated it, many residents see mice in the kitchen. Be careful. Full Review ▶

05/21/10
Resident

Living here from July 2009. This place is just great. I would always recommend it. Pros: - Safe and beautiful neighborhood with lots of great parks. - Large apartments with balconies, very clean.. - Parking - Thick walls, no noise at… Full Review ▶

04/07/10
Resident

I'm currently writing this review while sitting in my apartment. The thermometer next to me reads 87 degrees... It's around 1 p.m., so I can reliably expect the temperature to reach 90 in a couple of hours. We are supposed to… Full Review ▶

03/25/10
Resident

I lived in a 2 br with a roommate for a year. While Congressional Towers, like any other apartment complex, is not perfect, we had an overall positive experience. The staff in the leasing office were generally courteous, friendly, and helpful… Full Review ▶

03/13/10
Resident

Talked to a guy in my building who said he was leaving as soon as his lease was up b/c he had mice coming through holes behind the stove and washer and dryer. Low and behold I saw a mouse in… Full Review ▶

10/29/09
Prospective Resident

The staff told something then the manager told me she made the desicion, do not care about her staff saying. They enter you apaartment to check without notice in advance. The utility not working often and take long time to fix.… Full Review ▶

09/10/09
Resident

Poor management, I hate the leasing office. No fan in the bathroom. Full Review ▶

08/21/09
Resident

The complex pretends to be a luxury one, with building keys and gym and swimming pools. It has internal and external appearance of a good hotel. The carpets were recently changed in hallways, elevators redecorated, and new bright lightning installed in… Full Review ▶

01/20/09
Resident

We have been here for 4 months. People from the leasing office are very nice and efficient. Also, they are organized. Everything is clean and the appartments are great! It is really well localized, and if you have kids... here is… Full Review ▶

12/03/08
Resident

I lived in Congressional Towers for over a year. I am very satisfied with this community. PROS: 1. Walls are thick enough to let you live in a quiet apartment. 2. Parking is ample, no problems with finding a spot. 3.… Full Review ▶

06/07/08
Resident

The management is rude and they do not like to help with problems you might experience with the apartment. The rent is way to high for what you get. There is a big problem with roaches.I have been fighting them since… Full Review ▶

01/15/08
Resident

This is by far the best place I have ever lived! Maintenance is quick to respond to all issues, and the staff are pleasant. My fiance and I live facing the country club, and the view is amazing - we see… Full Review ▶

11/18/07
Resident

The apartments are very old. Water quality is terrible. You will destroy your health. Someone living in congressional towers may recommend you, because they want to get a discount using your moving in. Do not get in. Full Review ▶

11/09/07
Resident

We really enjoyed living at Congressional. They were very responsive to any problems we had and Shawna (management) was TREMENDOUS! Our apartment was really nice and had a beautiful view of the country club across the way. Full Review ▶

07/29/07
Resident

They don't allow a husband, wife and baby in a 1 bedroom apartment they charge $1400 a month for. They require you to give 60 day notice instead of 30 after the leasing contract expires( many people cannot secure and hold… Full Review ▶

07/23/07
Resident

I love living here! This is my third year at Congressional Towers, and I'm still liking it. It's a great deal for the area - paid utilities and competitive rent rates. Clean and quiet. Our builiding maintenance is great - I… Full Review ▶

06/17/07
Resident

the building is very old, although they have done some renovation. Sometimes, the water becomes yellowish and little bugs found in the kitchen area. The leasing office is ok, but they chanrged me a lot of money for some spots on… Full Review ▶

05/02/07
Prospective Resident

The air is polluted in that apartment complex. Everything I hanged in the bathroom got bleached even though I don't use bleach both new and used items became white over a period of time, They don't know what causes the bleaching.… Full Review ▶

05/02/07
Resident

My husband and I have been living in Congressional Towers since 2004. We live in one of the newer apartments. We have a one bedroom and live on the first floor (one floor above the terrrace level). The apartment is cost… Full Review ▶

04/14/07
Resident

Please bear in mind that you can not get your deposit back for sure. We actually hired people to clean the apartment before we leave since my husband 's company offered enought money for moving . and at that time we… Full Review ▶

01/26/07
Resident

terrible management! They are nice when you go for a tour, but become nasty when you move out. They charge you unreasonable money for replacing everything in the apartment. It's an old building and many things need to be replaced after… Full Review ▶

01/26/07
Resident

Although the building is older and not inviting, my apartment inside had been newly renovated when I moved in, with new appliances, neutral carpet, and white paint. The rental, which includes all utilities, except phone and cable, is an excellent value.… Full Review ▶

01/10/07
Resident

I've lived in my apartment for 11 years. I have not seen any bugs (except outside). I wonder about all the bug reports. Are these people living on the ground floor???

Anyway, I will agree with the cooking smells in the hall.… Full Review ▶

12/07/06
Resident

They would try everything in their power to charge you for ridiculous stuff when you move out. Very unpleasant to deal with. Impossible to communicate with. I would NOT recommend anybody to move into this place. Full Review ▶

08/02/06
Resident

Management sucks... Big time crooks, don't let them fool you!!!! Full Review ▶

07/26/06
Resident

While all of these reviews are accurate, let me divulge. Yes, there is a bug problem (roachs, MAINLY) but can be corrected with a call to maintenece and supplying your own traps (they do go away!). Yes, it does smell of… Full Review ▶

07/25/06
Resident

This comment is two-folded. Firstly, I would like to say how bad the roach and silverfish problem is here. It's true that management does deal with the roach issue (if you call), but I think their methods are futile because the… Full Review ▶

07/18/06
Resident

Ok, I have seen alot of negative reviews about Congressional Towers on this site and I thought I would lend my view after having lived there for about 2 years.

There are definitely some issues with this place. There are some… Full Review ▶

07/05/06
Resident

I've lived at the apartment before (7th floor), and I never seemed to have any bug problems. At the current time, I'm debating about moving back. To the people with bug/roach problems, what floors did you live on? Is it consistently… Full Review ▶

06/28/06
Resident

FIRST OF ALL, I HAD TO LIVE BECAUSE OF THE BUGS. THEN I RECEIVED AN OUTSANDING BILL AFTER I MOVED OUT. THESE APARTMENT ARE NOT WORTH A PENNY. DON'T LET THEM FOOL YOU Full Review ▶

06/09/06
Resident

there will be a big bill waitting for you when you check out, they want to refurbish everthing and you have to pay for it. they treated everthing such as rug, wall as broken, for that reason, you have to pay… Full Review ▶

05/21/06
Resident

Do not rent here, unless you want to live in a place that smells bad and you love bugs. Full Review ▶

05/06/06
Resident

DO NOT RENT HERE!!! IT STINKS. HORRIBLE COOKING SMELLS COMING OUT OF THE VENTS . ALL SORTS OF BUGS Full Review ▶

05/06/06
Resident

When they showed us the terrace level apartment, they took us through a side entrance under the pretext that it would save time. In fact, after we moved in and used the real entrance we realized the true reason: the unit… Full Review ▶

04/10/06
Resident

Just wanted to know which building the person who posted the bed bug issue lived in. We're already having a hard time dealing with the roaches, so we hope the bed bugs are not in our building. Full Review ▶

03/23/06
Resident

reviews not accurate/great apartments/great management Full Review ▶

03/19/06
Resident

I have lived here for a few years and the bug problem has really gotten bad in the past year or so. I keep a bottle of raid handy at all times. Silverfish, roaches, etc. You name it, we have seen… Full Review ▶

03/17/06
Resident

It stinks!!! horrible smells and all sorts of bugs!!!! run, don't rent here!!!! Full Review ▶

03/17/06
Resident

great place to live no bed bugs or roaches Full Review ▶

03/11/06
Resident

This place is infested with bedbugs. Yes bedbugs, this my first time seeing them in my life. I am ready to get out!!!!!!! Full Review ▶

03/11/06
Resident

I have been here for 3 years. The biggest problem here is noise noise noise!! Kids are always running and shouting in the hallway and most parents do not scold them. And wall is really thin. I always hear kids jumping… Full Review ▶

03/09/06
Resident

Ever since we moved in, we've seen a huge number of cockroaches that don't go away. I think the problem with Congressional Towers is that they deal with the situation on a case by case basis when in fact it should… Full Review ▶

02/10/06
Resident

This place looks nice, but is infested. From the kitchen to the bathroom to the bedroom, there is not one place where you cannot find these critters. Run. Full Review ▶

07/14/05
Resident

I hate this place. Management sucks. They pretend to be nice, but they are not professional. Full Review ▶

02/16/05
Resident

The rent is great and all utilities. I have notice no shift in mgmt since I moved in September. They get problems taken care of quickly. I keep in touch with the property manager and have never had any problems. The… Full Review ▶

02/02/05
Resident

I have lived in this appartment and enjoyed my time here. The Office staff was always friendly and the maintenance people were prompt and cordial.

This place is safe, close to many shopping places and is clean.

I received a good NIH employee… Full Review ▶

01/29/05
Resident

Apartment looks good. They almost complete renovation thorough this 2 years. Rental fee is less expensive.
Office is very bad. They change their members frequently. Eventhough my phto ID was passed to unkown people by them. Full Review ▶

01/16/05
Resident

The building is adequate. Fixtures in kitchen and bathroom are all new. New carpeting and blinds. Climate control works fine. Leasing office and management are extremely incompetent. Expect a long ------ process with plenty of surprises, but if you're patient, then… Full Review ▶

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Property Description

Congressional Towers Apartments in Rockville, MD, has one of the finest locations in the Rockville area, situated between Rockville Pike, The Capital Beltway, and I-270 and only three blocks from Twinbrook Metro. Congressional Towers has spacious one and two-bedroom apartment homes with all utilities included and free membership to Rollins Congressional Club and its a resort-style water park, world-class gym, and banquet facility. There is no finer combination that fits your needs and desires! Visit Website

Amenities

  • Pool

  • Gym

  • Laundry On-Site

  • Community Center

  • Controlled Access

  • Uncovered Parking

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