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Dover Farms

8290 Royalton Road, North Royalton, OH 44133
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10/21/14
Verified Resident

The property staff is always helpful and accommodating. From move-in to present day, they are easily accessible by phone or email. Any issues are always addressed promptly. I would definitely recommend this property to other potential renters. Full Review ▶

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10/20/14
Verified Resident

I have had a very frustrating experience with the whole process of renting from Dover Farms. I was told that I could receive a bigger unit at the same price as a smaller and then later told it was no longer… Full Review ▶

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10/02/14
Verified Resident

Anita was very helpful during the easy move-in. She is exceptional and went above and beyond to may sure my move-in went smoothly. She also made sure my unit was reasonably updated and included newer appliances. Anita is the best. The… Full Review ▶

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09/03/14
Resident

I've lived here a few years and I enjoy it. I can see they are constantly making improvements, These apartments are located in a very quiet area in Cleveland and is in close proximity to many dining options. The apartments are… Full Review ▶

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08/28/14
Verified Resident

This is a nice and quaint location to live. There is plenty of surrounding restaurants and shopping centers. Being able to live in a dog friendly environment is comforting. Everyone seems nice and welcoming. I have no complaints of noise or… Full Review ▶

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08/25/14
Verified Resident

These apartments are located in a very quiet area in Cleveland and is in close proximity to many dining options. The apartments are of great size and come with everything needed. The staff is very friendly, accommodating, and a joy to… Full Review ▶

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08/18/14
Resident

Review of pet park. After living at Dover Farms for 8 months, we decided to make our first visit to the dog park. See picture. I discussed with the staff but wasn't really given any hope that this would change. I… Full Review ▶

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08/12/14
Prospective Resident

I recently had an opportunity to visit Dover Farms and must say that I was pleasantly surprised at how nice the grounds were kept and how spacious the 1 bedroom apartment is, with huge windows and beautiful natural lighting. I was… Full Review ▶

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08/11/14
Verified Resident

I think that the staff here is really responsive to our comments and concerns. Although I frequently have things break in my apartment, when I report these problems they are promptly and skillfully taken care of. I could't ask for a… Full Review ▶

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08/06/14
Resident

The property is nice and the maintenance are nice but Anita is very rude. I like that they let me bring my dog and that they have a program that let's you break your lease for a fee which is helpful… Full Review ▶

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08/04/14
Resident

Anita was very helpful to my kid as she recently moved in. My kid is going to school this fall and coming from out of state we were very worried about what sort of place she would be moving to. Less… Full Review ▶

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08/04/14
Resident

We have lived here about 6 weeks and have been pleased. The only issue we had was related to them having keys back ordered so I had to wait a week for an extra security door key but my husband and… Full Review ▶

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07/31/14
Resident

I've lived here a few years and I enjoy it. I feel like they are constantly making improvements, better communication from the office and faster service work turnaround. I work in the restaurant business and I deal with all sorts of… Full Review ▶

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07/31/14
Resident

We could not have been happier to live at Dover Farms. Great amenities, workout facility and pool. Maintenance is prompt, and managers are helpful and informative. Full Review ▶

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07/31/14
Resident

This place is great! My fiancÚ and I really enjoyed are place here. Convenient, friendly ppl, excellent pool, and great location. Definitely recommend to all! Full Review ▶

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07/30/14
Verified Resident

I've transferred to this area from Wisconsin and have only been here for a couple of weeks. The support of Kimberly has greatly helped me to feel at home. I'm not sure why I must enter 200 characters in this section,… Full Review ▶

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07/29/14
Resident

I love the area! I am from North Carolina and it's just like it is back home. The maintenance guys came right out when I put in a work order and did a great job and were very professional! I am… Full Review ▶

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07/28/14
Resident

I'm a big fan of the property layout and the move in process was easy. The only thing I underestimated was all of the steps as when my mom visits it's hard for her to get to my apartment. Full Review ▶

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07/24/14
Resident

They really need speed bumps through the property there are always people that drive very fast on the property. Most everything else is fine, that's a safety issue. Full Review ▶

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07/24/14
Resident

Have nothing bad to say about Dover Farms, I had a furnace issue over the winter and they came and fixed it the same day. I requested a parking place because my child has medical needs and they not only gave… Full Review ▶

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07/24/14
Resident

Really don't have any complaints about Dover Farms except dogs and smoking. I really feel like they should have smoking/non-smoking buildings and dog/non-dog buildings. I like peace and quiet and I don't appreciate the smell of my neighbors dog, the sound… Full Review ▶

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07/23/14
Resident

Just had my work order completed, the two guys that came in were really nice and friendly. They fixed everything and had a smile on their face, not to mention they were both really cute. Really love my apartment so far,… Full Review ▶

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07/23/14
Resident

just moved in and Anita was my leasing agent, no complaints so far. Love the view in my apartment. Full Review ▶

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07/23/14
Verified Resident

So far my experience has not been satisfactory. I was shown a model that does not look like the apartment I received. I was given excuses on why my apartment was not completed upon move in date. I had cabinets that… Full Review ▶

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07/23/14
Resident

Former 5 year resident here so let me tell you the good and the bad, just moved out last week. The good 1.) Excellent maintenance and staff that communicates well things that are going on. 2.) Great school and low crime… Full Review ▶

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07/23/14
Resident

The hallways are very dingy and worn out, I have 2 exit lights and two lights out that have been in my hallway for over 2 years. I have told all the maintenance men about it and they just ignore me… Full Review ▶

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07/23/14
Resident

Dover Farms is anything but a ???luxury??? apartment community. I have lived here since November 2013 and I absolutely HATE it ??? especially considering the amount of rent I pay. Back when I signed my lease the previous manager and leasing… Full Review ▶

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07/23/14
Resident

Anita was wonderful to deal with on Saturday. Such a pleasant experience and she made my application process very easy. Thank you Anita, we can't wait to call Dover Farms our home. Full Review ▶

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07/23/14
Resident

I stay at Dover Farms with my boyfriend sometimes. Although there were many maintenance issues they have mostly taken care of them. I am not at the apartment everyday so I don't know the staffs names,the older woman in the office… Full Review ▶

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07/23/14
Resident

Just moved in a few weeks ago. There was an issue with the cleaning but they took care of it right away. I've met several of my neighbors, great people as one neighbor even brought my dog treats. The maintenance have… Full Review ▶

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07/23/14
Prospective Resident

we recently visited dover farms and had a great experience. The lady that helped us was very busy but she took her time with us. We did have to wait a long time but we were not mad because we did… Full Review ▶

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07/21/14
Verified Resident

I've lived here for two years everything from the maintenance to the front office is amazing! I would definitely recommend this to any of my friends or family. If you're looking for a spot in North Royalton this is your home!!!… Full Review ▶

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07/20/14
Resident

Kudos to the staff for their luau themed party last night. The dj was great and I enjoyed the free pizza. Please continue more events like this, I really enjoy these get togethers. The last property I stayed at they did… Full Review ▶

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07/19/14
Resident

Lived here 6 years and I've had a great experience. Always been a friendly staff and great neighbors. They do a great job of snow removal in the winter and the grounds look great in the summer. Full Review ▶

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07/18/14
Prospective Resident

My daughter came to visit the property and the staff was nice but the apartment they showed us had old appliances. I feel for the price there should be new appliances. My daughter will probably rent there due to their pet… Full Review ▶

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07/18/14
Resident

Anita has been wonderful, I lover her outgoing personality. She always greets me with a smile and makes me feel welcome. She made the move in process wonderful and she really takes care of me with anything I need. I can't… Full Review ▶

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07/18/14
Resident

Thank you Dover Farms for replacing my call box at my door so that years of people do not have the code to get into my building. My only complaint is that I need the office to enforce my neighbors to… Full Review ▶

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07/18/14
Resident

I am moving in to Dover Farms in one week but I applied back in April. Going through a divorce is a lot of stress and the staff have done a great job helping me and answering any questions I have… Full Review ▶

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07/17/14
Resident

Great schools and a great area, I love my apartment and Kim is always very patient with me because I call in a lot of work orders. My only complaint is I love the two younger maintenance guys, they always fix… Full Review ▶

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07/17/14
Resident

Must say I saw a bunch of people I'm suits walking around the building the other day. I realized they were going to the model suite. Since I live in the same building as the model I went down and checked… Full Review ▶

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07/17/14
Resident

We just moved in from out of state a few weeks ago. The staff has been amazing. They went out of their way to help us around the community and tell us about local restaurants and parks. With my job I've… Full Review ▶

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07/17/14
Resident

Kim on office is rude she made me wait on hold. Jody is nice in maintenance. I just got a new ac two weeks ago so no complaints about my apartment. Full Review ▶

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07/17/14
Resident

I have lived in Dover Farms for three years now and we have even expanded our family here. All of our neighbors are very friendly and we love the amenities. It's a very safe and comforting environment. We love the pool,… Full Review ▶

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07/17/14
Resident

They just finished my roof and I'm ecstatic because it's long overdue. I have seen many great improvements on the property. Just renewed my lease and the office and maintenance gave me a new washer and dryer. Thank you for taking… Full Review ▶

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07/16/14
Verified Resident

Not worth the money, outdated appliances and bathrooms, parking issues and no real follow through on major maintenance issues. Did not care about my dissatisfaction of poor repair work. Bldg entry doors slam shut all hours of the day and night,… Full Review ▶

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07/16/14
Resident

I have lived here for a couple of years. We have seen a lot of turn over in the management here at Dover farms and not for the better. The apartments here seem very over priced for the quality you get.… Full Review ▶

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07/15/14
Verified Resident

The location is absolutely fantastic. My apartment has an excellent view which had drawn me to Dover Farms in the first place. The overall staff is courteous but does not return calls during the day. The great news is that the… Full Review ▶

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07/10/14
Verified Resident

For the price you pay, you're better off renting a house or going to another apartment complex like Shadow Creek. My experience here has been the worst out of any of my apartment living. I've never had so many problems before.… Full Review ▶

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07/09/14
Verified Resident

So far the community and staff have been amazing. I've only been in the apartment for roughly 2 weeks but I'm thoroughly pleased with my decision to move into Dover Farms. I am extremely excited to spend the next year living… Full Review ▶

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07/04/14
Verified Resident

Great community nice staff good location to shopping..close to freeway for drive to work..staff is very helpful if you have any issues and they address them very quickly i would recommend this apartment to anyone they are always working on improving… Full Review ▶

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06/28/14
Prospective Resident

I had been searching for an apartment for several months and my experiences had been mediocre at best. Until I walked into Dover Farms one late Tuesday evening and met Anita. As soon as I sat down I knew I had… Full Review ▶

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06/27/14
Resident

I have been here nearly 4 years at Dover Farms and never have I met a more friendly person who is always so eager to help, than Anita. She is absolutely wonderful! From the very first time I met her when… Full Review ▶

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06/26/14
Resident

I have been happy with my apartment so far. My only real complaint is that someone keeps parking and blocking the crosswalk to my building after the office closes. I don't know if maintenance will tow people or if the patrol… Full Review ▶

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06/25/14
Resident

Dover Farms is a great place to live so far! Kim helped me find the perfect apartment for my son and I. When I was beginning my apartment search I presented my list of non-negotiables and Dover Farms checked off everything… Full Review ▶

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06/25/14
Resident

I would recommend Dover Farms to anyone look for a new apartment in North Royalton. It is a beautiful property and has a great location! I have a fantastic view from my apartment and I love it! Kim in the office… Full Review ▶

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06/25/14
Resident

Anita was very helpful with me this last weekend. I know she was very busy in the office as she was with a tour and a lot of residents kept coming in. She was patient and still managed to help everyone… Full Review ▶

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06/25/14
Resident

I had several issues with water intrusion into my apartment. While this was annoying and frustrating I know things happen. As a former home owner I had my basement flood twice so I know things can happen. With this flood David… Full Review ▶

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06/25/14
Resident

My experience with Dover Farms Apartments in North Royalton, Ohio has been superb from my very first visit! I was warmly welcomed and informed by Anita Watson who was extremely professional, kind, and informative. Anita made me feel very comfortable with… Full Review ▶

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06/25/14
Resident

No complaints in my apartment! Any maintenance issues I've had have been addressed promptly! Kim in the office has always been courteous and professional! Definitely plan on staying here for a few more years! Also, love all of the improvements happening!!… Full Review ▶

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06/25/14
Resident

I moved in last fall when I moved back to the Cleveland area. I only plan to rent for a couple of years before buying a house but I'm really happy here. They put money back into the facility which really… Full Review ▶

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06/25/14
Prospective Resident

I visited Dover Farms as a perspective tenant back in 2011 and then again in 2014. What a difference a few years makes! The staff was just as pleasant as they were in the past, however, the grounds and apartments were… Full Review ▶

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06/25/14
Resident

My husband and I moved here as a "temporary home" while our house was being built. Pet friendly, in suite wash/dryer, and a great clubhouse (pool, hot tub, and fitness center) has given us all the luxuries of a home. In… Full Review ▶

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06/25/14
Resident

I've lived here 2 years and have really been pleased with some of the recent improvements. They now send us surveys about our maintenance or living experience which I thinks help the office and company know what's going on. Last work… Full Review ▶

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06/25/14
Resident

I moved into Dover Farms last year and was so impressed with the staff and how accommodating they were. Kim Loffman (sp?) is always so nice and I always look forward to running into her around the lot! Very friendly and… Full Review ▶

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06/25/14
Resident

I wrote a review on here a few years ago and it was mostly positive. I really don't have anything new to ad except that even though I like my apartment and where I live my neighbor just can't seem to… Full Review ▶

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06/25/14
Resident

we are here on a short term lease so we have not had a complaint so far we actually picked here because they offered a lease less than 6 months which is pretty cool. The office recently hired a dj to… Full Review ▶

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06/25/14
Resident

I live in building 16 and I'm pleased because they finally took care of the drainage problem outside my sidewalk. After three years of seeing the back of my hallway having a patch job but not painted, they finally painted that… Full Review ▶

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06/24/14
Prospective Resident

Toured the property two weeks ago and I must say I was impressed with the tour I was given. Even though they said the model was being redone she spent a lot of time with me to answer my questions. I… Full Review ▶

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06/24/14
Resident

I saw two new maintenance men delivering a notice to my door this evening, I was very pleased as they were friendly and kind. I am glad to see they have a courteous staff. I must say I have been very… Full Review ▶

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06/24/14
Resident

Kim has been wonderful to me since I moved I'm back in March. Maintenance and management has been good, no complaints. Two of my friends live at Spruce Run and they were impressed with our pool and landscape vs there's. I… Full Review ▶

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06/24/14
Resident

I just moved out after living there a year. Anita asked me to write a review with my good experience here. I must say that I was pleased my entire stay, I got my deposit back in 3 weeks and I've… Full Review ▶

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06/24/14
Resident

I just moved in and I couldn't be happier. I looked at several places before picking this one and I think I've made the right decision. I really want to commend Kim in the leasing office. I think I must have… Full Review ▶

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06/24/14
Resident

They let me have my 125 Pound dog, when no one else would so I have no complaints. I would love if they would ad more lighting to the hallways Full Review ▶

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06/24/14
Resident

I've lived here for about 3 years and really have no complaints. The property is well maintained and the location is great. The staff has always been friendly and helpful and any issues have been addressed quickly. Full Review ▶

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06/24/14
Resident

They finally replaced my ac and they put in new call boxes. I lone that I don't have to keep walong down two flights of stairs to let my friends in, long overdue. Thank you for listening to me Full Review ▶

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06/24/14
Resident

I toured the apartment this past weekend. I will say I loved the property and I applied. I'm moving in about 3 weeks. Out of the 7 places I looked at the grounds, landscape and location sold me. Dog friendly is… Full Review ▶

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06/24/14
Resident

My lease just came up and the rent went up alot. I am not pleased with that. They did offer me some upgrades. I don't mind paying more if I get what I pay for. I like everyone in the property… Full Review ▶

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06/24/14
Resident

Maintenance is very lazy and when I come in office --- is very rude. I've been hearing the gym is going to be upgraded for two years its a lie, they aren't going to do it. I like many of the… Full Review ▶

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06/23/14
Resident

I have lived here for less than a year and could not be more ready to MOVE OUT! The front staff woman are very helpful and sweet. However, the maintenance staff does the bare minimum in fixing any complaints or issues… Full Review ▶

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06/23/14
Resident

I HAVE TO SAY BEEN HERE FOR A FEW YEARS AND HAVE WATCHED THE PARADE OF FRONT OFFICE PEOPLE ALL BAD BUT THE MOST RECENT------ HIDES BEHIND HIS EMAIL AND IF BY CHANCE YOU DO CATXH HIM TO COMPLAIN ABOUT ANYTHING… Full Review ▶

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06/23/14
Resident

I've lived here 4 years and seen many positive changes this year. They are replacing my roof today, they upgraded the pool, changed out my call box and they brought back resident events. I can see they are spending a lot… Full Review ▶

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06/23/14
Resident

I have lived here 2 months and love it so far. I've made some great friends I'm my neighbors and love the pool. The only thing I don't like is parking is hard after 8 pm. Full Review ▶

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06/21/14
Resident

Love my apartment! Pet friendly. Great staff (aside from the new manager, he hasn't been the best). Prompt maintenance crew; Lino has helped us on several occasions. Overall very happy with my experience here! Full Review ▶

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06/20/14
Resident

Just moved in two weeks ago, love my apartment and the location so far. Really love that I see deer out my window every morning, it reminds me of home. Full Review ▶

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06/20/14
Resident

we have lived here for about 8 months and has no complaints so far. I think the grounds look great and I love the pool deck now. Full Review ▶

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06/19/14
Resident

I got a flyer in my e-mail that the property is having a cancer fundraiser in August. I must say as someone who has a family member that is a cancer survivor, this really touched me. I think it is great… Full Review ▶

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06/19/14
Resident

Nick and Mike replaced my AC last week, I must say I have been asking for a new AC for a couple years I am pleased that it was replaced. My fiance and I have been pleased with all of the… Full Review ▶

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06/19/14
Resident

I have lived at Dover Farms over 1 year and I am pretty satisfied. Fortunately they are replacing my roof next month and putting a new call box in. Kim has always been friendly to me and I have been lucky… Full Review ▶

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06/19/14
Resident

We was happy at dover Farms for more than three years. Then this new guy came and suddenly people couldn't leave fast enough. The surprise inspections were like gestapo Germany. We had a neighbor who spent three months in the hospital… Full Review ▶

06/11/14
Prospective Resident

I went to tour the apartment last week and I really enjoyed my tour. They took me on a golf cart, showed me the model suite and showed the amenities. I was really considering renting there till this 100 year old… Full Review ▶

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06/05/14
Resident

Great schools, great location and nice neighbors. We have loved the apartment, I would say that every one of my friends that comes over and checks out the grounds, loves the complex. Most apartments that my friends live at do not… Full Review ▶

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06/05/14
Resident

I love my apartment I really can't complain I have a 1 bedroom with a washer and dryer in it which is something not many places around here have. The dog deposit is not very cheap but they are one of… Full Review ▶

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06/04/14
Resident

I have been waiting for over a week to get my AC fixed, I really do not understand why it is taking so long. They put a window AC in but I pay way too much money to have a window… Full Review ▶

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06/04/14
Resident

I do not normally do reviews like this but I must say that I will rent at Dover Farms again. I had a very personal and financial situation occur and the property worked with me and helped me through a troubling… Full Review ▶

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06/02/14
Resident

The worst experience I have ever had renting. The office staff is incompetent and rude. Another resident told me dover farms lost her rent check and sent her an eviction notice on the 2nd of the month last month and guess… Full Review ▶

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06/02/14
Verified Resident

I was not able to keep my pets (2 dogs) due to a $700 required pet deposit, which you do get half back at the end of your lease. I have not had a good experience with office staff. I never… Full Review ▶

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06/02/14
Verified Resident

Thought the place was nice from the beginning, then I realized how expensive it is for the space. You pay extra for Trash, Sewer, water, and even for them to send you a statement on rent. I have talked to other… Full Review ▶

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05/30/14
Verified Resident

Living at the Dover Farms community has presented a series of maintenance issues that required constant questioning and persistent reminding to ensure my unit met the standards defined by the lease and the luxury label. The open floor plan concept is… Full Review ▶

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05/28/14
Verified Resident

Awful. Leaving as soon as my lease is up. The staff does not always respond, the maintenance team cannot complete simple tasks, the washer and dryer are noisy as anything and do not even perform according to their dials, the water… Full Review ▶

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05/21/14
Verified Resident

I like the community my wife and I would like it more if there were a few more doggie bag stations. The main doors to the apt. Buildings need replaced the locking mechanisms don't hardly work with the keys. I would… Full Review ▶

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05/21/14
Resident

We just moved out a few weeks ago and we got all of our deposit back. I can say after living there for 1 year that it was an enjoyable experience. Had we not needed to move for a job change,… Full Review ▶

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05/20/14
Resident

I have really enjoyed living here while I am in grad school. I'm a student and it was always relatively quiet to get my studies done. Whenever I had a problem, maintenance was always there the day I called or the… Full Review ▶

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05/20/14
Resident

My drive was horrible, so wanted to take a minute and thank the company for fixing my driveway. I really appreciate the time and effort the guts have been doing for me. Jody was very helpful last week when I had… Full Review ▶

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05/20/14
Resident

Leasing are always kind but it does take a long time to get my work orders done. Full Review ▶

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05/13/14
Verified Resident

The staff is excellent. My apartment is very nice but i cant stand being there because of the neighbor upstairs is so loud. Constant noise 24/7. I cant sleep or relax here. I try to avoid spending time therr at all… Full Review ▶

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05/12/14
Verified Resident

Any concerns that I have brought to the office's attention have been taken care of very professionally and within a reasonable time frame. The grounds are lovely and very nice to walk around and view the wildlife from the surrounding wooded… Full Review ▶

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05/08/14
Resident

I had been asked a few times to leave a review and I am glad I waited until now. I was waiting until I hit the 6 month mark to leave a review as I felt I could not leave a… Full Review ▶

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05/05/14
Verified Resident

The staff is very unwilling to assist you and things are very slow to get fixed if you have maintenance issues. The appliances are very outdated and apartments are overpriced for what they are. I really like the area of North… Full Review ▶

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04/29/14
Resident

I have had a great experience at Dover farms over the last 6 months. My only complaint is that there are three lights that have been out in my building that have been out for over a month. I feel they… Full Review ▶

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04/29/14
Resident

We had a work order last week and Leino took care of it well. He is always very friendly and professional. I really appreciate the hard work that Leino does on the property and feel he is a great asset the… Full Review ▶

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04/23/14
Resident

Coming from a house to an apartment I had an unpleasant and pleasant experience all at the same time. I moved in and within 2 weeks I had a roof leak. This was unpleasant but the part I liked about it… Full Review ▶

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04/22/14
Resident

I have known Mickey for years and I was inspired to write this review based on how well he has treated me. I have lived here for a number of years and he really has been the go to guy. When… Full Review ▶

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04/22/14
Resident

Anita showed me an apartment yesterday and she was great. We had spoke on the phone last week and she toured me today. I must say that it was truly a pleasure coming in to rent my apartment. The application process… Full Review ▶

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04/22/14
Resident

Wrote a critical review previously about all the flooding of the walk going up to my building. This has and is still an ongoing issue on my walkway. Every single time it rains I have a foot of water I have… Full Review ▶

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04/22/14
Resident

We have lived here a few weeks and have no complaints so far other than all of the steps to get to my apartment. All in all we are happy with the choice we made. Full Review ▶

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04/21/14
Resident

Two young guys came out and took care of my work order last week. I must say I was happy that they were professional and friendly. They completed the work the same day and I had just called the work order… Full Review ▶

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04/19/14
Resident

I was pleased that they brought back some events at the property. Today I took my daughter to Easter Egg hunt at the clubhouse and that was really fun. Way to go Dover for bringing back things to connect with your… Full Review ▶

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04/19/14
Resident

I just moved in a few weeks ago and I am really pleased. Everyone in the office and maintenance have been kind and accommodating. This is my first apartment so I didn't know all the ins and outs but they were… Full Review ▶

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04/18/14
Prospective Resident

I am satisfied with my apartment and the location. Honestly it is a great area, a few hundred feet from the North Royalton fire department and police department. I feel safe and secure here and I love the fact that we… Full Review ▶

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04/16/14
Resident

I have to confirm the last review, Leino took care of my disposal last week and did a great job. He is great at following up and out of all the service guys he is always the one with a smile… Full Review ▶

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04/15/14
Resident

Our work order for our failing appliance was promptly handled today by Leno. I really appreciate his hard work and dedication. Leno would make a great leader, I am surprised they did not promote him yet. I must say he was… Full Review ▶

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04/09/14
Resident

We just moved in last week from out of state. I have to really say that the management and staff were completely professional. After driving out over 1000 miles our truck had broke down and they stayed over two hours later… Full Review ▶

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04/06/14
Resident

Lived here almost a week. Seems friendly enough. Everyone is quite. Called maintenance about heater. Showed up, was friendly, courteous, and fixed the problem right away. The front office is warm and friendly. Full Review ▶

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04/04/14
Verified Resident

I had lived here previously and moved back when Dover Farms switched hands to JVM. Anita remembered me and was extremely helpful getting me moved in within my pressing move in date. Since I moved in I have dealt with maintenance… Full Review ▶

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04/04/14
Verified Resident

The community seems nice enough. The staff and maintenance is extremely nice and helpful with great attitudes and always a smile. They make it nice and warm. The apt are extremely nice for the pricing. Look forward to living within the… Full Review ▶

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04/03/14
Resident

We have had a good experience the last 3 years. We really appreciate Nick going above and beyond by installing a new window in my bedroom because it was a little drafty. Full Review ▶

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04/02/14
Resident

Absolutely terrible! Would NEVER recommend someone to move here. I can not wait until my lease is up. It takes months to get anything fixed/replaced. Had bees in our unit. The water/gas/sewer has not been consistent since we moved in and… Full Review ▶

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04/02/14
Resident

Saturday I was in to get a package and it was snowing like crazy. The plow guy had just got there and was hitting the drives but there were a couple cars struggling to get up the hill. I have to… Full Review ▶

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04/02/14
Resident

All I will say is they let me bring my dog that weighs 84 pounds in so for that reason alone I recommend the place. The deposit was high but I could not find any other place that would take my… Full Review ▶

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03/31/14
Resident

I love the location and the hills for my running. I have lived at Dover for about 3 years and I have to give a thumbs up to the staff this year. We have had more snow than the previous two… Full Review ▶

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03/31/14
Resident

Lived here for 30 days and so far no issues. I liked all of my neighbors and the maintenance guys have all been nice. They really need to update the gym my grandma has a better gym in her basement but… Full Review ▶

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03/29/14
Prospective Resident

I needed to rent an apartment for a 3-month period. Not many places in the Cleveland area rented for less than 6 months, but Dover Farms does provide shorter lease terms, as well as a standard 12-month term. I contacted the… Full Review ▶

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03/29/14
Verified Resident

When I first moved here things took forever to get fixed and done right. Now that new staff has taken over things are 1110% better. Service requests are handled fast and efficient and don't correctly. Staff and maintenance are very personable… Full Review ▶

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03/28/14
Verified Resident

Dover Farms is a fairly good apartment complex for the price. They do present themselves as luxury apartments when they are slightly less than that. The cabinet and counter tops are made from formica and fairly warm. But other than that… Full Review ▶

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03/28/14
Verified Resident

in beginning it was very good over the past few years the grounds started to depreciate and repair work and finishing work sub standard it appears that's changing slowly. railings on walkways my place has chew marks from dog of previous… Full Review ▶

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03/26/14
Verified Resident

Loving the new atmosphere of Dover Farms Apartments! It is finally fun again around here and there are monthly parties or things happening in the clubhouse. It is nice to know that the staff cares about us residents again - very… Full Review ▶

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03/26/14
Verified Resident

My experience was great! Anita was very helpful and professional. I'm happy with calling Dover Farms home! The amenities are 24/7 which works really well for me, and the maintenance staff is very responsive. I'm very happy with the condition of… Full Review ▶

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03/25/14
Prospective Resident

We are moving in next week and we are pleased with the process so far. We viewed the apartment, it was clean and neat, I loved how the bedrooms are not next to each other and that there is storage on… Full Review ▶

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03/25/14
Resident

I have lived at Dover for 4 months and have had a good experience so far. I keep hearing that they are updating the gym and tanning bed but I would like to hear soon because that will determine if I… Full Review ▶

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03/22/14
Resident

I have lived at Dover Farms for 7 years after selling my home where I lived at for 30 years. The appeal of Dover Farms was the fact that I could keep my dog.I recently requested a removal of a piece… Full Review ▶

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03/21/14
Resident

Really do not have any complaints. I get 5-10 packages per day that get delivered to the office so I am always in the office picking up stuff from Amazon and for work and the staff has always treated me well.… Full Review ▶

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03/21/14
Prospective Resident

Toured the apartments yesterday, we had a good experience. We plan to move in on May 1st, just making up our minds on the move in date then we will apply. Love how the apartment we looked at you can see… Full Review ▶

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03/20/14
Resident

One of the girls in the office told me they are going to start group functions back up in April. Then they sent out an e-mail asking for function ideas. Really happy to see some positive changes. As a long term… Full Review ▶

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03/19/14
Resident

My daughter just moved into Dover farms over the weekend and I must say we are pleased. The application process was easy, the lease was quick and painless and they really took the time to go over all the questions I… Full Review ▶

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03/19/14
Resident

With the whole move in process things went well with no major complaints. There were a few issues that needed taken care of when we moved in but Anita sent the service staff over within 1 hour to take care of… Full Review ▶

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03/19/14
Resident

The maintenance man did very well in my apartment. I was pleased that they cleaned up after themselves. Recently had drywall repair and those guys did great. The office has been much more efficient since they changed some staff in there.… Full Review ▶

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03/19/14
Resident

We moved in during a nasty snow storm in February. I was impressed at how well the office staff took care of us when we moved in. It was a great move in experience, the apartment carpet was new, the neighbors… Full Review ▶

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03/18/14
Verified Resident

Great community with outstanding customer service! Spacious units including washer and dryer in unit. Garages available upon request. Be somewhat cautious about which building your unit is located in because some buildings appear nicer than others. Full Review ▶

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03/17/14
Verified Resident

I just want my dryer, fridge and kitchen light fixed! 200 character gnkjgfdsfghjkohgfdcbhjhgffghjmnvfdewfvbkougffvgffgbnjjfdcvnhhffcjjitddsawfbnkigfdchknffewgbnkouyrddvbjutesxvjhffcnjutedvgjjydfvjigrdfbjjrfghudfgnhf Full Review ▶

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03/17/14
Resident

Just moved here from Toledo and I am very pleased with the location, apartment and amenities. I looked at a lot of placed and this place was one of the closest to the metro parks which was huge from me as… Full Review ▶

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03/16/14
Resident

No complaints now that they finally clear the snow earlier in the day. The last snow when I was heading to work at 8:00 everything was cleared. I was impressed by this and hope that they keep clearing earlier. Full Review ▶

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03/16/14
Resident

We have been residents here for a little over a year now. Had a few issues when we moved in, but Kim in the office has always gotten things taken care of quickly for us. Beautiful location, and our apartment offers… Full Review ▶

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03/15/14
Resident

My hot water tank busted and flooded my apartment. I have to say coming from a home to an apartment I really love that this was not my problem. The maintenance sent people out to clean my carpet, replace the pad… Full Review ▶

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03/13/14
Resident

My husband and I have had a great experience over the past 3 months. We moved from the Canton area and we just love the views, the wildlife around the property and the fact that we no longer have to shovel… Full Review ▶

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03/12/14
Verified Resident

The staff is friendly there just seems to be an issue with getting certain maintenance issues taken care of. Maybe a scheduling issue with certain staff. The biggest concern is if the furnace room does contain black mold. That will be… Full Review ▶

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03/10/14
Resident

I had a great move in experience, Anita was my leasing agent. She spent several hours with me though my move in process. We looked at several apartments and I know we were not easy to deal with because we were… Full Review ▶

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03/10/14
Verified Resident

Anita was amazing! Made us feel at home the moment we walked in. We left in tears from laughing so much. She made moving not feel like work Anita was fun and professional. No matter how busy always gave us her… Full Review ▶

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03/10/14
Resident

I think it really sad and pathetic when the management has to ask the former/new and or possibly new tenants to get on here and write a good review just to get their ratings up. No one can move in and… Full Review ▶

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03/09/14
Resident

My company has dealt with JVM for several years and we have rented a dozen or so apartments each year. This was our first year dealing with Dover Farms and I must say the process has been smooth, professional and efficient… Full Review ▶

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03/09/14
Resident

Kim asked me to write a review when I came to pick up a package yesterday. So I will give the pros and cons. Pros: Great location, great views, spacious apartments, pool and close to everything. The staff has always been… Full Review ▶

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03/09/14
Prospective Resident

My husband and I toured the property on Saturday and we applied. The process was easy, she took me to the actual apartment I would me moving into and it has a gorgeous view. I was approved within minutes and I… Full Review ▶

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03/09/14
Resident

I just moved in yesterday and I am very happy with my apartment. Everything was clean and organized, new carpet and a fresh smell. I met two of my neighbors and one neighbor brought me over cookies this morning. I feel… Full Review ▶

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03/08/14
Resident

I have lived here for 1 year and just renewed my lease. I have had a positive experience, I have a 2 bedroom loft so I have tons of room. Very excited to see what the gym will look like when… Full Review ▶

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03/06/14
Resident

Kim made my leasing experience positive from start to finish. I can't thank her enough for all the help she has given me the last couple months. I came to Dover Farms during a stressful time as I was going through… Full Review ▶

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03/06/14
Resident

Great experience, my move in was wonderful a couple weeks ago and everyone has been friendly. I know I picked the right home. Full Review ▶

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03/05/14
Verified Resident

I have nothing but great things to say about Dover Farms. The staff is extremely friendly and prompt to answer any questions or problems that I have. The maintenance staff is very polite and fast on repairs. Overall the place is… Full Review ▶

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03/04/14
Resident

Due to my work I was stuck living here the last few years. I wrote a very critical review a couple years ago and things kept declining, and I have decided to write an update. While it is a little early… Full Review ▶

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03/03/14
Verified Resident

I have been extremely happy living at Dover. I think things have really turn around. I will be renewing my lease now that the changes have been in place. I hope to see more resident event. Looking forward to the pool… Full Review ▶

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03/03/14
Resident

Only been here about a month but so far so good, I have no complaints. Full Review ▶

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03/03/14
Resident

Moved out 3 weeks ago due to a job transfer. I have to say that my experience there for a year was positive, they got my security deposit back to me with no charges and moving out was not a hassle.… Full Review ▶

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03/02/14
Resident

I have had a pretty good experience here so far. I like the location, schools for my kid and being close to police and fire as my renters insurance runs me only 16 bucks a month. I also like that they… Full Review ▶

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03/02/14
Resident

I just moved to the property with my girlfriend from another apartment complex. I am very pleased with the apartment so far. I guess for me the big seller is the indoor basketball court. I got back from visiting friends over… Full Review ▶

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03/02/14
Resident

I just moved in last week and I must say I am pleased with the apartment. Anita was very helpful in getting me my home. After shopping at many apartments it was nice to have that welcome feel. I will say… Full Review ▶

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02/28/14
Verified Resident

at one time this used to be a great place to live - now it has gone down hill - the only good people are the maintenance workers - in the winter I have to constantly call about snow removal freom… Full Review ▶

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02/27/14
Prospective Resident

First let me say that it is rare to be treated with such courtesy, kindness and professionalism, as we received from the rental agent, Kim. She made the whole application process easy and answered all our questions and concerns efficiently. We… Full Review ▶

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02/25/14
Resident

I just signed my third lease here. I love the apartment overall. In the past some of the management has not been up to par but the new management especially Anita she is AMAZING!!! Very helpful and gets things done fast… Full Review ▶

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02/25/14
Resident

I have lived here for 18 years and I am realistic about apartment living. What I think a lot of folks don't realize is that things break and things wear out but the property fixes it. As a former homeowner for… Full Review ▶

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02/24/14
Verified Resident

I'm sorry, but we've had a terrible experience here. The carpet wasn't replaced before us moving in and then we were told to move out again for the carpet to be replaced. Maintenance requests have gone unanswered or delayed. Extremely disappointing.… Full Review ▶

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02/20/14
Verified Resident

Not very satisfied. The staff they have now compared to when we moved in seems like they are trying to get this property going in the right direction which is good. But, it is still not enough for me to stay… Full Review ▶

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02/19/14
Resident

Came in to get a package today and was telling the girls in the office how I was pleased with the new fridge the guys put in. I had asked prior management to replace it as it was making a massive… Full Review ▶

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02/18/14
Resident

I am satisfied, I only wish it didn't take me so long to get to 71 due to 82 being so slow. There seems to be a back up on 82/71 most days. Full Review ▶

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02/18/14
Resident

The "clear" walkways mentioned in the previous post. I would post a picture of the road that isn't plowed at all as well, but I don't want to risk falling up these death trap stairs. Thanks for forcing me to call… Full Review ▶

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02/18/14
Resident

Woke up at 6:00 this morning and looked out the window about 6:15 and I saw plows going and maintenance shoveling the walks. I have lived here 4 years and I don't ever remember seeing so much snow. I must say… Full Review ▶

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02/15/14
Resident

I have lived here for a 1 year now and have had several issues with my apartment. Dover farms just hired a new staff and these guys have been much needed. I dealt with the new maintenance supervisor and he fixed… Full Review ▶

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02/12/14
Resident

I have lived here for over a year. Maintenance issues are generally slow in being fixed, usually require multiple follow ups. Repairs are generally cover ups and not true fixes. You get told what they are going to do and when,… Full Review ▶

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02/12/14
Resident

Nick, Kim, Dave, and Anita are the best team we have ever had here. I have been living here for the past three years. I have nothing but nice things to say about the staff and the way they perform their… Full Review ▶

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02/06/14
Resident

I have been living here for almost 5 months now....I do havve to say Jodi, Nic amd Kim are awesome. I have had some issues with the apartment but they have came and got things done and repaired or replaced in… Full Review ▶

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02/03/14
Verified Resident

This place is terrible I would never move into this hole in the wall again their is so many problems here with the building and staff were on our third apartnment manager since July?????!!!!!!!!!!! They dont even salt the side walks… Full Review ▶

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01/25/14
Verified Resident

The apartments and the complex are great but the staff makes it a miserable place to live. Example I ended up staying in a hotel during some of the hottest days of summer because my ac did not work. It took… Full Review ▶

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01/24/14
Resident

I really want to like this place since it's my first apartment, the first place my fianc and I have lived together, the first place our new puppy has lived, and the location is between both our places of work. Besides… Full Review ▶

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01/22/14
Resident

I moved to Dover Farms because I needed a safe place for my children, and quickly. ----- made sure that I had that safe place, and that even when pressed, she never informed anyone as to where I was living, or… Full Review ▶

01/12/14
Resident

I am very disappointed with the quality of living here at Dover Farms. Here are my observations (and reasons why): Price: Apartments are extremely overpriced. The apartment they showed me is WAY nicer than the one I actually received. The word… Full Review ▶

01/08/14
Resident

I thinks it funny that every time a bad review is posted and the ratings drop , the next five or so are all good. Accept the critism and do something to fix it!!! Dont pretend to be a resident and… Full Review ▶

Manager Response
01/07/14
Resident

This place is turning into what you would find in a horrible Cleveland neighborhood and not North Royalton! Luxury is not a word you could use to describe this place. The new manager probably came from one of those Cleveland neighborhoods… Full Review ▶

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01/07/14
Resident

This place is a huge disappointment. We have had very cold weather these past couple days and there is literally frost inside of my apartment windows. My heat has not stopped running...can't wait to see my utility bills this month. Shows… Full Review ▶

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01/03/14
Verified Resident

My living experience at Dover Farms had been truly wonderful!!! This complex is managed by an awesome team of professionals who work daily to ensure as a tenant I stayed completely satisfied. SO AWESOME! Full Review ▶

01/03/14
Verified Resident

My experience here has been nothing but disappointing. Since moving in, the staff in the leasing office has completely changed at least twice, and consistently gets worse each time. Management shows no concern for residents problems and does not follow up… Full Review ▶

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12/24/13
Verified Resident

This has been the worse experience ever. I wouldn't call this place a community. This more like a dump. I'm paying for at least a livable place and it has not been livable. Many maintenance calls and nothing gets fixed. Old… Full Review ▶

12/12/13
Verified Resident

So far it's been good living here, except for the constant leaks in our building and smell of wet carpet, as well as a leak in my bathroom that has been fixed 3 times now. Also it's hard to find parking… Full Review ▶

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11/30/13
Verified Resident

The price is a little high for the condition the apartment was in when I moved in. A couple of the appliances were not working. The grounds are nice and the amenities are nice. As soon as the things get fixed… Full Review ▶

11/24/13
Resident

RUN while you can.. Where to begin? Well we have lived here for all of 6 terrible months .. Let's start with these a awesome amenities the "fitness" center is a dump was probably awesome in1983 the last time it was… Full Review ▶

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11/24/13
Resident

Last couple months the place has gone down hill. Lights are out in the parking lots, my hall smells like pee, my work orders take two weeks to get fixed and the staff is rude. Every time I go to the… Full Review ▶

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11/24/13
Resident

Horrible. The only positive thing about this place is the community of people that live here are nice. Maintenance is horrible not because they are rude or don't do their job but because management doesn't allow them to fix anything due… Full Review ▶

11/15/13
Verified Resident

Not very pleased--especially for the price. Full Review ▶

10/30/13
Resident

Cons Came in to get a package and the manager refused to get off the phone to get it for me. I get that people get calls but I pay a lot of money to live here and that is a… Full Review ▶

10/29/13
Prospective Resident

Last week I came to the property with my daughter that is in grade school. We waited in the lobby for our leasing agent but she was with someone. I heard a woman in one of the offices on speaker phone… Full Review ▶

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10/25/13
Resident

HORRENDOUS. DO NOT MOVE HERE Full Review ▶

10/17/13
Resident

rude management they don't fix anything over the last month. Previous lady much nicer and did not scream at me. Everytime I call the phone to speak to office no one answers Full Review ▶

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09/24/13
Resident

AWFUL, AWFUL, AWFUL! HORRIBLE MAINTENANCE SERVICE RUDE ASSISTANCE FORM THE WOMEN IN THE MAIN OFFICE APARTMENTS LOOK NOTHING LIKE THE MODEL EVERY POLICY GETS CHANGED WITHOUT NOTICE AND FEES GET ADDED WITHOUT ANY REASONING Full Review ▶

09/21/13
Verified Resident

Great move in. Only problem was the dryer was not working and the kitchen cabinets were not cleaned out (there was left over food in the cabinets). Very satisfied with staff. Love that my pet was accepted into a great looking… Full Review ▶

09/06/13
Resident

Place is going downhill fast. Parking sucks. The club house is a dump. The hot tub is cold 50% of the time and ungodly dirty. Very dirty place too. Th buildings have maintenance issues and there are dirty entry ways etc.… Full Review ▶

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09/05/13
Resident

I have been a resident of Dover Farms Apartments for about a year now and overall I am very happy here! Other than a few cosmetic issues that I think they should fix (ie: the hallway steps need to be cleaned… Full Review ▶

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09/04/13
Resident

This place is ridiculous. It may look good from the street but once your in its all bad. The fitness center looks like crap, the so called gym has one hoop with boards holding it up, the hot tub is gross… Full Review ▶

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09/04/13
Resident

All the money that they charge for rent here you would THINK this apartment would be luxurious. The fitness center looks ancient. The basketball hoop has a visible board behind it holding it up, all the fitness center equipment is old… Full Review ▶

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09/03/13
Resident

This place is the biggest dump. There is very little luxury, but a lot of expense, and the new property manager SUCKS. The management company holds banker's hours, and its hard for working people to meet with the office staff, and… Full Review ▶

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08/28/13
Resident

I have been a resident of Dover Farms now for 3 years and I honestly would not want to live anywhere else. I just signed my renewal today and wanted to take the time to express how much this place and… Full Review ▶

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08/28/13
Resident

This place is great and I would highly recommend living here. I moved in just a few months ago and the front office made the move very smooth. We enjoy it so much we upgraded into a 2 bedroom. The grounds… Full Review ▶

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08/27/13
Resident

I was in the middle of a divorce and needed a place to rent that took dogs as my puppy is 10 months old. I was so nervous as I have never been on my own before. Danielle greeted me at… Full Review ▶

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08/22/13
Prospective Resident

My husband and I are looking for a new apartment while we look for a home.I went into Dover Farms this morning to view a 2 bedroom. The office was in the middle of a remodel and there was a staff… Full Review ▶

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08/22/13
Resident

My fianc and I just moved here at the end of June. We had very little time to find a place but Kim was very helpful with helping us. I was very Pleased with her and the staff. We pay a… Full Review ▶

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08/13/13
Verified Resident

See all my past comments and current throughout this survey. We have had a lot if problems during our tenure at dover farms. Many different managers, flooding of the sidewalks and into our apartment, countertops staining, hot tub always groken down,… Full Review ▶

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08/06/13
Verified Resident

Overall - Pretty good. Full Review ▶

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07/22/13
Resident

RUN RUN RUN do not rent here this place is the worst dump I have ever stayed at. I am retired military and have stayed in old WWII row housing in better condition. They care about money but nothing about safety.… Full Review ▶

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07/21/13
Prospective Resident

I currently live in columbus and due to work, I will be relocated to the Cleveland area in the next few months. My wife currently lives out of state with my son. We are looking to reconnect our family and finally… Full Review ▶

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06/26/13
Resident

I have lived at Dover Farms for 6 months now and I absolutely love it. The management here is extremely helpful and understanding. If I ever have a maintenance problem, the issue is fixed immediately. They have a beautiful pool, work… Full Review ▶

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06/13/13
Resident

I have resided at Dover Farms for 5 years now. The community is great! The staff is very friendly and helpful. Neighbors are pleasant too. It was nice that we were able to keep our family pet when we made the… Full Review ▶

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05/14/13
Resident

I thought Dover Farms was really nice when I first moved in, however the longer I lived there the more I grew annoyed and irritated by everything about the place. - Everything inside the apartments are cheaply made/put together. The cabinets,… Full Review ▶

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05/03/13
Resident

My wife and i moved into Dover farms in 2012 and we are still currently living there. Let me start by saying that the apartment that they originally showed us is nothing like the apartment we have. When we came in… Full Review ▶

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04/25/13
Resident

I have been a resident for over 3.5 years and have felt rite at home. Every one is nice and very helpful when there were special needs. I would recommend Dover Farms as a very warm community for any family. The… Full Review ▶

04/19/13
Resident

I have been a resident there for less than a year and at first I thought it was a great place to live. Upon getting into the apt I realized how cheap everything was.The cabinets are not suitable for a luxary… Full Review ▶

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03/21/13
Resident

I have lived at Dover Farms for almost a year in a half. I enjoy living there. Its very comfortable and safe. It is also very pet friendly. It has great ammenities. I would recommend it. Full Review ▶

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01/27/13
Resident

I have lived at Dover Farms for a year and have mixed reviews about the place. The good: -nice views -safe area -in suite washer/dryer -large walk-in closet The bad: -The apartments are just plain old. I had to have several… Full Review ▶

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08/16/12
Resident

Dover Farms is the first place thatI have felt at home. The office Staff, my view , and the pool were the reasons that I chose to move here. I've had a few maint. issues that have been taken care of… Full Review ▶

08/16/12
Resident

I am a recent tenant here so obviously, I haven't had a lot of experiences, yet. However, my experiences thus far have been pretty good. The leasing agents, managers and people that I have dealt with in the front office have… Full Review ▶

08/13/12
Resident

Very expensive with little to no value at all. Rent goes up significantly every year and the place continues to fall apart. Worse than that management in unreasonable. I've been living here a very long time and it was great at… Full Review ▶

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05/03/12
Resident

UPDATE: I made the mistake of forgiving, and moving here again. They have almost an entirely new staff, so I thought maybe things would be different. I was WRONG. Things are FAR worse. My stove already had to be replaced, my… Full Review ▶

05/01/12
Resident

I have lived here for about 3 years and I am looking to move out as soon as my lease is up. Every year the service gets worse and worse and this past year was absolutely terrible. My ceiling leaked and… Full Review ▶

04/02/12
Prospective Resident

Today my boyfriend and I were apartment hunting and we went into Dover farms without an appointment. There were two women having a screaming match in the office about how she can not rent the units because everything is covered in… Full Review ▶

03/20/12
Resident

Dover Farms should be condemned - or at least the building I live in should be. I have every intention of petitioning the Parma City courts to file an injunctive relief and suspend my rent and have it held in escrow… Full Review ▶

11/29/11
Resident

When we moved in they played the switch and bait. The appartment was not cleaned, however they charge everyone a $75.00 carpet cleaming fee. We filled a vaccum cleaner bag when we moved in. There was dirt and filth everyware, when… Full Review ▶

11/16/11
Resident

I would highly recommend Dover Farms as a great place to live. Caitlyn and her management team are great. The customer service of the staff is excellent. They are very prompt at taking care of any issues that arise. The Dover… Full Review ▶

08/23/11
Resident

First of all I want to say that I AM an actual tenant and NOT one of the staff so please don't assume otherwise just because I have positive things to say! I love living at Dover Farms! I have met… Full Review ▶

08/21/11
Resident

I have lived in Dover Farms Apartments since May of 2009. We decided to rent from Dover Farms because it was one of the nicest places in and around Cleveland. The floor plans are unique and feels more like a townhome… Full Review ▶

07/24/11
Resident

I loved this place when I went to look at it and was completely sold after leaving. Oh how wrong I was!! My time here was the worst experience I have ever had!! Utilities are ridiculously expensive!! The windows are super… Full Review ▶

05/31/11
Resident

As the title suggests, I fail to see the 'luxury' in these apts. On the positive side, maintenance staff is always quick and comprehensive in the individual apt unit repairs. Unfortunately, built in 1991 - 20 years old - the apts… Full Review ▶

05/30/11
Resident

**Before you read this please understand that if not for the price of the apartments they'd be a three star** The Good: The apartments themselves are fairly nice. Repainted when you first move in, there are no insects, all the appliances… Full Review ▶

03/01/11
Resident

I have been living here for a couple months now, and up until this past week...I would have recommended living here. However, after this week, I will NOT be renewing my lease and am quite horrified at Dover Farms. 3 weeks… Full Review ▶

02/07/11
Prospective Resident

I have been looking all over for a place to live. I decided on Dover Farms! After walking through the clubhouse, I was hooked! The fitness center, basketball court, and tanning bed are sensational. I can t wait to move in… Full Review ▶

07/30/10
Resident

I lived at Dover Farms apartments for 2 years. It was overall a good experience. I think that the buildings are well kept. The office management was always nice to me. The previous reviewer caught the old office manager as she… Full Review ▶

07/13/10
Resident

I just moved into Dover Farms from out of state, and was nervous about what to expect since I am not from the area. Dover Farms seemed to be my best bet. Customer Service is very important to me, and although… Full Review ▶

05/17/10
Resident

I have lived here for 2 years and I HATE that I have to move for my job. I am going to miss spending time at the pool every summer! I would recommend this place to anyone! I can't say enough… Full Review ▶

04/21/10
Resident

I am delighted with the quality of care and concern of the staff since relocating here from California. Everyone has been friendly, help and considerate! I was surprised by the quick turnaround time with repair issues. I phoned in a problem… Full Review ▶

03/22/10
Resident

I moved last year to Dover Farms and this will be the only year we live here. Let me tell you, every single thing all these other people mentioned in posts on here is 100% correct. The maintenance is the worst… Full Review ▶

02/08/10
Resident

Keep convincing yourself that anyone actualy believes that a real tennant posted that comment. That was the biggest line of B.S i've ever heard. I wonder how many other things you could have taken care of with the ammount time you… Full Review ▶

01/12/10
Resident

Don't move here. Save yourself the hassle and go to a place where the management takes care of problems. Here, they tell you that they will do something, then they do nothing. They will give great incentives to move in, i.e.… Full Review ▶

12/09/09
Resident

I live on the third floor and yesterday our roof started leaking. It ruined my brand new matress and all my sheets and down comforter. Well over a thousand dollars worth of damage. My husband called the office and they said… Full Review ▶

10/30/09
Resident

I lived in Dover Farms for 4 years, and I've had my ups and downs with it. Let me try to cover each section in detail: Parking: A number of parking spots are available by each building - some have more… Full Review ▶

09/26/09
Resident

Dover Farms Apartments are actually pretty nice. The layouts are interesting, they are very quiet. If you live on the ground level and have your own private entrance, it's more like a condo than an apartment. That being said, the "Property… Full Review ▶

08/06/09
Resident

I have lived here for a year, and just renewed this past June. I have had a couple maintanance issues, but for the most part, they come within a couple days, do an excellent job, and always are very polite. My… Full Review ▶

08/04/09
Resident

First, I'd like to mention the 's to this place. The apartment is nice and I don't hear a thing from my neighbors unless they are in the hallway. A neighbor used to play music extremely loud that I could hear… Full Review ▶

07/28/09
Resident

I have lived here for about 2 years and I like it... I did have to wait a little while for some things to get fixed but I understood that they had staff stuff going on and it is WAY better… Full Review ▶

07/10/09
Resident

I have lived here for a year now and have had a ton of problems with the unit I rent. Things like dirty carpet, heat going out in the winter numerous times, a/c unit never working, flooding, and minor things breaking… Full Review ▶

06/15/09
Resident

I began my lease 12, 2007 in the winter. I have 2 bedroom on top floor. Numerous maintenance requests and still no resolve. I have a crack in the ceiling in one bedroom all the way across the ceiling, it was… Full Review ▶

05/04/09
Resident

I wish I had seen these reviews before moving in last year. I was living out of state and saw the deal online and sent my fiance to look. He was shown a decent looking apartment and because he worked for… Full Review ▶

04/12/09
Resident

Dover Farms was my first apartment...thought it was a good idea, but no way! The door to the laundry area broke the first day i had the keys....it was fixed 3 times, and would break again a week after repair. My… Full Review ▶

03/23/09
Resident

I moved here from Hampton Club and I have to say that it was the worst decision I could have made. While I love the spacious split two bedroom layout, the poor maintenance has convinced me not to renew my lease.… Full Review ▶

03/04/09
Resident

I really love living here at Dover Farms! I have lived here for 2 years, and I previously lived at Hampton Club. The apartments are much nicer here. I have a fireplace, garage, accent walls in my living room that they… Full Review ▶

02/17/09
Resident

I moved to this complex from the Hampton Club up the street because I wanted a short term lease. That part of this complex has been good. The rest, has been poor to say the least. My original move in complaints… Full Review ▶

01/05/09
Resident

I searched several communities when I moved to this area from Bowling Green. After having many different landlords I can honestly say that the team at Dover Farms is the best I have had and I am so grateful! I am… Full Review ▶

12/30/08
Resident

I love living here at Dover Farms.. the staff is so nice and sweet.. they always go out of their way to help me or just say hi whenever I see them. I love my apartment.. the layouts are so much… Full Review ▶

06/01/08
Resident

I have lived at Dover Farms for two years now and I can tell you the office staff is horrible. They have attitudes and treat the renters who pay a heafty rent like they are a pain in their ..... ----,… Full Review ▶

09/08/07
Resident

Things continue to decline here at good old Dober Farms. BTW, the correct name is Dover Farms, but in view of the pitiful reviews this place gets it is no wonder that JVM (owner) is in no hurry to correct the… Full Review ▶

09/08/07
Resident

I lived at Dover Farms for three years, and saw ownership change three times. The latest corporation, JVM, is a total joke. They increased rent. For this we get roofs that leak, siding that comes off and is not replaced, broken… Full Review ▶

06/30/07
Prospective Resident

This property (DOVER Farms) and its sister property, Royal Oaks, is a really big scam. Be very careful that you inspect the building and your actual apartment before you sign anything. By law in Ohio, they can show an apartment that… Full Review ▶

05/26/07
Resident

I have lived at Dover (not Dober) Farms nearly 4 years now. When Capriet owned the place life here was a pleasure. Anything that I needed, any reasonable request I had, any maintenance I required, all were attended to with professionalism… Full Review ▶

04/21/07
Resident

I have lived at Dover Farms for two & a half years and plan on moving out once this years lease is up in July. Response time here is horrible. Maintenance doesn't know what they are doing. I have had four(4)water… Full Review ▶

12/06/06
Resident

I lived at Dover Farms for 13 months. The maintenance staff was unresponsive so you would have to put in follow up requests to have them come out and do anything. There were ashes and a half burnt log in the… Full Review ▶

11/21/06
Resident

This Apartment's policy sucks really, when it comes to short terms lease and lease breakage. The new Management, which they changed pretty recently is really worst in their behaviour, they just want to enjoy and sit idle and play around, they… Full Review ▶

07/08/06
Resident

This place is the worst place to live in the Cleveland area! When arriving back from vacation, my apartment had water and mold damage all over the hallway, washer/dryer room and bathroom. It has taken 2 1/2 weeks to fix the… Full Review ▶

07/07/06
Resident

I have lived here for nearly 3 years now, and the current manager is a huge improvement over the guy who used to run this place. Our Property Manager Michelle is a delight to deal with and she gets things done!

Parking… Full Review ▶

06/29/06
Resident

Moved here this year and cannot wait until lease is up! Manager is rude and braindead. Maintenance sucks. There was bad flooding here during the bad storms on 6/22/06. Walls are paper thin and you can hear everything from your neighbors… Full Review ▶

04/14/06
Resident

this place rock even if you think it sucks Full Review ▶

03/22/06
Resident

Everything that could've gone wrong did from the day we moved in!! The management staff are complete idiots!! Seriously, after a while it just became comical how bad they were. They never follow up on anything, the gym is disgusting and… Full Review ▶

05/05/05
Resident

I hated this place from the day that we moved in. The staff has no clue what is going on. Packages are getting "misplaced", the steep driveway, which I was promised prior to moving in, was never touched during the record… Full Review ▶

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Property Description

Situated just minutes away from Interstates 80 and 71, Dover Farms has it all. Only 15 minutes away for shopping convenience, the South Park mall boasts prime shopping destinations such as Banana Republic, JC Penney, and Kohl???s. Take a short walk down to North Royalton Memorial Park and stay active on the playground, baseball diamond, and volleyball court. Also nearby is an award-winning public education system which includes Royal View Elementary School, North Royalton Middle School, and North Royalton High School. The six spacious floor plans at Dover Farms offer all the comforts of home while nestled among mature trees and freshly cut rolling terrain. The one bedroom apartment homes feature oversized windows, a stackable washer and dryer, and private patios with extra storage space. The two bedroom apartment homes offer the luxury of open living and dining rooms, a full sized washer and dryer, and wood burning fireplaces. The custom-built Brookwood floor plans feature beautiful, decorative cathedral ceilings and additional lofts. Residents enjoy numerous community amenities including a 24-hour, state-of-the-art fitness center and sparkling outdoor pool complete with a sundeck. This pet-friendly apartment community in North Royalton offers a completely fenced, on-site pet park. An online payment system, and 24-hour emergency maintenance give all residents that extra bit of comfort at Dover Farms Apartment Homes in North Royalton, OH. Visit Website

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