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Summer Cove

725 FM 1959 Road, Houston, TX 77034
13%
96
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13%
% Recommended
54%
City Average
09/22/14
Resident

I do not recommend this property for anyone to move to. Yes, for the price of rent, it's okay, BUT My husband and I have struggled with 6 leaks all in different areas, 2 with the AC, not having our carpet… Full Review ▶

07/22/14
Resident

I don't recommend this place we have switched apt a couple times the staff doesn't care about any problems we have... The matinees ppl take forever to fix things... In the first apt we had termite damage and mold damage.. When… Full Review ▶

07/15/14
Resident

This is by far the worst place I've ever lived in. I still live here and can't wait to leave. I've only lived here for less than a year now and the water has cut out about 10 times already. May… Full Review ▶

07/06/14
Resident

I want to leave an honest review. I don't think these apts are too terrible for the price. I've been here for 9 months. I haven't heard about any crime or break ins. The people seem decent, I needed help moving… Full Review ▶

04/03/14
Resident

Can't really complain much anymore. Peggy was very understanding and took some time to come and view the problems we were having and she's working on having them resolved. I can't express how appreciative I am for that. There is one… Full Review ▶

04/02/14
Resident

This place is horrible. I have been living here for two years now. The ac leaks and ruins the carpet. They can't seem to fix it each year.. So at least twice a month my carpet gets flooded. My bathroom has… Full Review ▶

12/12/13
Resident

I liked these apartments way before I started living here, but I must say most reviewers have poor writing skills. I hope everyone there is not as stupid. The staff is very nice. I had the pleasure of meeting all the… Full Review ▶

09/03/13
Resident

HORRIBLE. READ MY REVIEW. SAVE YOUR LIFE. If you are thinking about moving to Summer Cove Apartments, simply stop thinking about it and don't. I don't know who wrote the other lying reviews but please ignore anything good you hear about… Full Review ▶

08/03/13
Resident

I Don't recommend to live in this place. The management does not care about the issues here. I live here for 5 years, end they do not respond to your problems. Take a long time before they fix it. The answering… Full Review ▶

01/30/13
Resident

One word...HORRIBLE APTS!!! Full Review ▶

08/10/12
Resident

These apartments are terrible. All the office staff are related and totally unprofessional and rude.. the maintence takes weeks to months to respond if they even respond at all. The apartment itself is always having issues. There is a huge crack… Full Review ▶

04/10/12
Resident

I have lived her almost a year I had a 6 month lease and renewed it. I like the apartments they are quiet and nice. Maintenance always comes promptly when requested they replaced our dish washer and sink with out hassle… Full Review ▶

03/22/12
Resident

I lived in these apartments for a few years and would not recommend them to anyone. The office personel doesn't try to help you out and will constantly push you away from anything by saying they will call you back but… Full Review ▶

03/19/12
Resident

Service sucks , takes forever. No lighting at night. The clientele has gotten really bad. They are allowing anyone to move in.The people from the government apts next door are constantly walking through (scared looking group) Attitudes in the office.in.The gutters… Full Review ▶

02/28/12
Resident

I live on the first floor and had a water leak coming from my ceiling from the second floor restroom from another tenant. After weeks and weeks of complaining this problem was never fixed. Finally I had to call the City… Full Review ▶

09/21/11
Resident

PLEASE DO NOT MOVE HERE. MANAGEMENT IS HORRIBLE AND UNPROFESSIONAL. THEY ALL HAVE ATTITUDES IN THE OFFICE. MY MONEY ORDER FOR RENT WAS STOLEN FROM THERE NIGHT DROP BOX AND I WAS RESPONSIBLE TO PAY IT BACK. THEY NEVER GAVE ANY… Full Review ▶

03/23/11
Resident

Unless management has changed DRASTICALLY, I would rather live under a freeway overpass. Requests for maintenance were always met with a snarl and rarely taken care of in a timely manner. The management team consisted of 4 of the most unfriendly… Full Review ▶

12/10/10
Resident

This place specifically the building in the 1000 apartment number is infested with BED BUGS.... The managment knows and the property management/owners know. They are letting new tenants move into these apartments without telling them that there is a bed bug… Full Review ▶

12/05/10
Resident

IF YOU MOVE IN HERE PLAN ON GETTING BED BUGS AND LOSING WHAT YOU HAVE ..... Full Review ▶

11/24/10
Resident

I lived in Summer Cove for 3 years before I moved out of the Houston area. I won't say it was perfect, because no place is, but I will say that all of my maintenance concerns were always promptly corrected and… Full Review ▶

09/22/10
Resident

i have lived here for thirteen years and not a problem other than minor mntc. Full Review ▶

09/22/10
Resident

I have leased here for over 2 years, the apt up stairs from me flooded they're apt and damage mine badly. Theirs was only the carpet, mine was the carpet, walls, and ceiling (restroom, bedroom, living room and closet) Mgt wanted… Full Review ▶

07/22/10
Resident

Normally we do not respond to reviews that are posted on this website but we felt that we had to respond to the fictitious review that was posted on July 21, 2010 regarding our "Crime Statistics". All of our staff have… Full Review ▶

07/21/10
Prospective Resident

The reviews say one thing but the police reports tell the truth. I don't live in your complex but I would never dream of living near it after reading this. 01/05/10 Burglary 01/07/10 Auto Theft 01/13/10 Theft 01/14/10 Theft 01/14/10 Theft… Full Review ▶

06/28/10
Resident

We love the pools here! They are beautiful!! I appreciate the help from the staff and maintenance with some problems. They got it fixed right away. Full Review ▶

06/16/10
Resident

I HAVE LIVED AT SUMMER COVE GOING ON 4 YRS NOW. I LOVE IT HERE. MAINTENANCE IS GTREAT AND OFFICE STAFF IS VERY NICE. IT IS SAD TO SEE THESE BAD REVIEWS CAUSE I HAVE NEVER HAD A PROBLEM HERE. THEY… Full Review ▶

06/15/10
Resident

When I first moved in I noticed that only one burner on the stove worked, the dishwasher only runs on one setting, almost a year later and these things have yet to be fixed. The refrigerator went out on me 5… Full Review ▶

02/10/10
Resident

Parking is horrible. There are several times even when trying to park late at night where you have to wait in the parking lot till someone leaves if you want to park on property. Several people just park on the street… Full Review ▶

12/26/09
Resident

The management is the worst I every seen. If you want something fixed they promis you the world. They never get out there to fix anything in a timly manner. IT THE WORST MANAGEMENT I EVER INCOUNTERED. THE STAFF IS ALSO… Full Review ▶

08/04/09
Prospective Resident

I want to know what will the reward be if I can tell you of a convicted felon who is not on the lease ,that is currently staying at "Summer Cove'? Full Review ▶

06/28/09
Resident

I live right in the front of the complex, right across from the office, and that is the only thing that I do not like about living here. We can't have things on our patio, or they will tell us to… Full Review ▶

03/01/09
Resident

All of the complaints and more!!!! I had no other choice but to rent here because I have a large dog. Rules are ALL dogs are to be on leashes (NO EXCEPTIONS) and if the dog poops inside the gates the… Full Review ▶

02/19/09
Resident

My husband and I lived here for 2 months back in 2003. When we first looked into the property, every thing looked really nice, relative to the complex we were moving from at least. Office staff seemed nice and accomodating. But… Full Review ▶

02/11/09
Resident

I have lived at Summmer Cove since 2007. The maintenance has always been substandard, but until now, I never had to deal with ----- direct. Turns out,everything about this place, including corporate is substandard and believe me, that is a nice… Full Review ▶

10/11/08
Resident

I LIVE NEXT TO THE MANAGER AND I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW WHO DO I FILE A COMPLAINT WITH...AT LEAST TWO TO THREE TIMES A WEEK IM WOKEN UP BY HER SON ----'S LOUD MUSIC....SOMETIMES IF I KNOCK ON THE WALL… Full Review ▶

10/03/08
Resident

i have been here 3 weeks and cant get anything done as far as maintenance ready to move out Full Review ▶

09/20/08
Resident

We moved into this apartment complex exactly one year ago despite having heard bad reviews about the complex itself and the management staff. When I came in to inquire about leasing an apartment here everyone was very polite and very attentive,… Full Review ▶

03/27/08
Resident

The maintenance is horrible, it takes almost 3 months to get something fixed after you complain to the rude staff in the front office. When they actually do fix it, they leave whatever it was packed in all over the floor.… Full Review ▶

03/06/08
Resident

Not only are the "ladies" that work in the office rude, they will also take advantage of your money by raising rent. I was going to move back into the apartments since I was a previous resident but they raised the… Full Review ▶

02/28/08
Resident

Please look elsewhere, I'm very serious. I lived here for a year straight and I couldn't wait to get out. I would say seven months out of the year, I dealt with batteling ac problems and lack of efforts with the… Full Review ▶

02/28/08
Resident

----------- working in the office is a bia. she always gives me dirty looks and files stuff in file 13. she doesnt know what she's doing and takes notes just to make it look like she smart. idiot woman. Full Review ▶

02/11/08
Resident

Lived here 3 yrs and do not plan on leaving. Great deal for the $$. Same floor plan in Clr Lake would be $200 more. ANY apt. complex has some crime but nothing major here. Sheriff Deputies and Houston Police Officers… Full Review ▶

02/05/08
Resident

I have to agree with most of the Residence here at Summer Cove! I have been a resident since August of 2006. They have a very bad mildew problem, they are very bad at getting stuff fixed, the water is shut… Full Review ▶

01/31/08
Resident

Theres nothing wrong with SummerCove Apartments. There a nice and friendly place to live. If you have a problem living here you should just move instead of complaining all the time. Also, the front office staff is very helpful. If you… Full Review ▶

01/22/08
Resident

If u want your car broken into. yep today three of the residents cars were broken into. crazy how this first they can't fix our ac or the heater at this place now we have to be worried about our cars.… Full Review ▶

01/01/08
Resident

I m a Police officer who has been living at Summer Cove for 3 years and I have worked the Clear Lake area for 5 years. Before choosing an apartment complex, trust me, I did my homework. In my opinion, for… Full Review ▶

12/24/07
Resident

There have been numerous brake-ins and auto thefts in the last few months (Aug. '07 - Dec. '07). There was a S.W.A.T. situation/Stand-off not long ago and when we asked The office staff - mainly ----- - they said it was… Full Review ▶

12/14/07
Resident

in the past 6 months alone i've had a tire slashed, heard gunshots, had part of my car stolen, another one of my cars windows broken, my cd player, ipod, etc. stolen, my neighbors apartment broken into and ransacked and today… Full Review ▶

11/27/07
Resident

I agree crime does happen everywhere. What I do not agree with is why locks to gates are not properly maintain. The walk through gates can be pushed open and the fence wobbles when you do so. Outside automatic lights are… Full Review ▶

11/13/07
Resident

Yesterday when returning home I had two young children walk up and hand me a key with our apartment number on it. After I got inside and checked to see if the key would in fact open my door. I was… Full Review ▶

11/11/07
Resident

I have been living at Summer COve for over 4 years now and I think it is one of the best apartment communities that I have lived at. I live in a 2bedroom apartment and have alot of space. Parking is… Full Review ▶

10/29/07
Resident

I must say that I completely agree with most of the negative comments here. I haven't lived at S.C. long but I am already looking forward to moving. The seals around my front and back door are missing or worn down… Full Review ▶

09/17/07
Resident

They do not fix any of your problems: I have had $150 light bill every month and they will not fix any of the seals around the doors. I have lived here a year. You can feel the air from the… Full Review ▶

09/09/07
Resident

I've been leaving at summer cove for a little over a year and things have gotten uglier, I had a break into my car, 2 months after that my car was completely stolen. Full Review ▶

08/31/07
Resident

I have lived at Summer Cove since last August and I love it here. You can't beat the location and all of the landscaping is just gorgeous. I have a pool front apartment with a beautiful view and I think that… Full Review ▶

08/28/07
Resident

hey fellow renters i have found the property management website. ppmreal.com. guys and gals if we all say something then hopefully someone will have heard us. we live in texas and get pretty hot here. the office is colder than my… Full Review ▶

08/09/07
Resident

so here it is AGAIN!!!! someone broke into my car last night and stole about $2,500 worth of stuff. that makes 1 tire slashed, one car part stolen right off the car, and 2 car break ins FOR JUST ME!!!! thats… Full Review ▶

06/14/07
Resident

In response to all of the negative reviews against us in the management office, we would like to have a voice in defending ourselves. First of all, we would appreciate it if you would leave out your personal opinions about our… Full Review ▶

06/10/07
Resident

If you are considering Summer Cove please reconsider. My roommate and I signed a one year lease even after reading the poor reviews, we should have listened. Where should I start... how about the management?. The manager and her staff are… Full Review ▶

12/29/06
Resident

I've lived here about a year and a half. I loooooooooove my apartment.
BUT, I really can't stand the manager. She is EXTREMELY rude and very openly racist. She hates all brown, yellow, and black people.
The rest of the staff is… Full Review ▶

12/07/06
Resident

I have lived here for 3 years and have never had a problem. Maintenance is quick and assertive. I have enjoyed living here. The staff in the office are really nice and professional. I feel really safe living here, being a… Full Review ▶

11/12/06
Resident

I have had a horrible experience at these apartments. Maintenance problems, mold, horrible management, aggressive dogs...need I say more? I would not recommend anyone to live here. Full Review ▶

10/31/06
Resident

I have lived at Summer Cove for going on 5 yrs .. I love it here its nice and quite. The office staff has always been real nice to me.Ive never had a problem with maintence. so i highly recommend this… Full Review ▶

10/12/06
Resident

I called asking for prices and they were extremly nice over the phone, alican i believe was great help!!! My name is tayna and it is really hard to come across good customer care like that!!! So i do recommend looking… Full Review ▶

10/10/06
Resident

They are all extremely rude especially the manager. The rest of the staff seem very unprofessional, as well. There have been times I have been down to the office and the staff was just visiting as if they werent working a… Full Review ▶

09/01/06
Resident

I have lived in two different apts. in this complex. The Staff has always gone out of their way to help when needed. They are friendly and courteous because I am the same to them! I have had a couple of… Full Review ▶

08/27/06
Resident

management and office staff is deplorable, rude, and will stick it to you. expect to lose money in every way and no response if you need maintenance work. Full Review ▶

07/14/06
Resident

I had not had maintenance problems during my stay here at Summer Cove, but I had never experience the treatment that the office staff demonstrates toward their good paying residents. All, I???m saying is that most of them should take a… Full Review ▶

07/07/06
Resident

Have any of you looked at the HPD Crime Statistics for this complex? You should be worried about living here! If you move here, I hope you all have medical insurance, full coverage car insurance, renter's insurance and disability insurance! Full Review ▶

04/22/06
Resident

All these people that a writing these bad reviews are probaly the ones that make it rough on the rest of us. If you would just follow the rules and pay your rent on time you wouldnt have any problem. I… Full Review ▶

04/12/06
Resident

im seventeen and i work late nights. im forced to park a quarter of a mile away because at least four cars will double park leading to my apartment. then i step in dog and cat feces because there isnt any… Full Review ▶

04/06/06
Resident

there's too many street cats in this property and seems everyone here has a pet. You need to be very careful not to step on... The whole property smells, not mention in the apartment. If you are love pets, this place… Full Review ▶

01/25/06
Resident

Well....yes, I am the person who wrote the NOSEY review and to clarify some things yes some people ARE nosey. Those are the RESIDENTS not the office staff. I have NEVER personally had a problem with the office staff they seem… Full Review ▶

01/09/06
Resident

I've been here for 1 yr. now.
WARNING TO ALL RENTERS - Property Mgt will NOT MAKE EVEN (1) Exception!!!

The ONLY BAD THING (PROPERTY MGT (Houston Main Ofc) IS REALLY BAD! - Not Immdediate management office- Staff and Mgt is GREAT and… Full Review ▶

12/16/05
Resident

I lived here before and moved to Dallas, now my company transferred me back and this is the only place I would consider. The complex is animal friendly, peaceful and the office staff has only been nice to me. They also… Full Review ▶

11/12/05
Resident

I have lived at Summer Cove since May 2004 and I am very happy with the office staff. Everytime I call for a maintenance issue it is completed in a timely manner. The office staff is very friendly and professional. I… Full Review ▶

11/10/05
Resident

The property is beautiful and very homey. The pools are nice with a few waterfalls and the wieght room comes in handy. I have met some very nice people here as well.
But on the other hand the management is the… Full Review ▶

11/06/05
Resident

If they actually hired maintenance who knew what they were doing, but they are too chicken ---- to pay for someone good. The parking is absolutly the worst. They have covered parking and you have to pay for your reserved spot.… Full Review ▶

11/03/05
Resident

The management is very bad and they only do jobs half as*. The staff here is very two faced and not friendly at all. Full Review ▶

10/28/05
Resident

In response the managements response...First of all it IS PERSONAL. That is where we live that is our HOME so it is very personal to us. If you can't depend on the office to take care of the property then what… Full Review ▶

09/14/05
Resident

This is a Very Nice place to live. The landscape,pools, apartment is great!And management is very helpful and do there very Best. It's a very safe place to live. Full Review ▶

09/10/05
Resident

BEWARE OF MANAGERS, STAY AWAY!!!! Full Review ▶

09/03/05
Resident

The apartments are very nice. The property has a lot of trees and very well kept. The office personnel (Ashley) was very helpful and attentive to my needs. Thank you. Full Review ▶

08/22/05
Resident

Are you kidding me? This was the worst apartment complex I have ever lived in. The office staff could not be more rude if they tried. The dog poo is never cleaned up. You constantly have to watch were you step… Full Review ▶

08/16/05
Resident

Overall I think these are great apartments and they are reasonably priced. Management has been very helpful and nice,parking is a little crazy you have to hunt around for a parking spot however there are enough. The maintenance is great and… Full Review ▶

08/03/05
Resident

I have lived here for about a 1 1/2 years and love it. The management sucks a little, but you don't have to deal with them much, so it is worth it. I had one major problem there with the gutter… Full Review ▶

06/29/05
Resident

As far as apartments go, this place has been impressive:
1) The location is easy access to any place in the Houston area.
2) They keep the property in good shape.
3) It's pretty quiet around here.
4) During the move-in process mgmt. came across… Full Review ▶

10/13/04
Resident

I can honestly tell you to look elsewhere before you move into these apartments. I feel like I have been discriminated against by the staff (especially from the 2 ladies who have been there the longest, one of them being the… Full Review ▶

08/30/04
Resident

THE FIRST WEEK I MOVED IN HERE THE WATER WENT OFF. ONE OF THE PIPES HAD BUSTED AND NO ONE IN THEIR STAFF TOLD US ABOUT IT. NO ONE SENT LETTERS TO TELL US OF THE PROBLEM. WHEN WE COMPLAINED ABOUT… Full Review ▶

08/18/04
Resident

We have lived at Summer Cove Apts. for six months and it has been a mixed review so far.
Unfortunately, management falls into this category. All mgmt. staff is friendly, but I would not call it service oriented. There is widespread… Full Review ▶

07/14/04
Resident

We've had our car broken into twice, despite a well lit parking lot, even when it was parked right in front of tenant doors and windows. This issue might be due to the area of town rather than something the complex… Full Review ▶

07/09/04
Resident

The apartments are good, but I have a problem with the staff. I came to one in particular with a situation in which no one was at fault, but this person verbally harassed me, and did not listen to anything I… Full Review ▶

05/16/04
Resident

We have had no problems other than they "didn't have any remotes" for the front gate for the 1st 6 months we lived here and they refuse to tell anyone the gate code so we had to wait for the gate… Full Review ▶

02/27/04
Resident

These apartments are way overpriced and the maintenance staff doesn´t know what they are doing. Every time I request something be fixed they have to come back at least two or three times. Parking sucks. Full Review ▶

01/13/04
Resident

I have lived here for a year and I plan to live here another year. We did get a notice regarding a break-in. My a/c has always worked, I have had no problems with any ants, and there is no mold… Full Review ▶

10/26/03
Resident

Overall a nice complex. It seems safe, but residents were recently notified of a break-in. Parking is bad. You can plan on paying $20 a month for an assigned, covered slot or plan to hike it. Mold is prominent here, and… Full Review ▶

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Units

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Studio1 $ 681
11 $ 687
21 $ 777
22 $ 940

Amenities

  • Cats Allowed

  • Small Dogs Allowed

  • Large Dogs Allowed

  • Pet Deposit Required

  • Pet Rent Required

  • Some Breeds Restricted

  • Laundry On-Site

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  • Laundry Connections in Unit

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