Altamira Apartments

855 East River Road, Tucson, AZ 85718

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Resident 2016 - 2018 Recommended
Reviewed 12/07/2018
I have lived in a studio apartment at Altamira for over two years, and have loved it. Being higher up on a bluff from the River and 1st instersection really makes the apartment, it's almost hard to tell you are still in the city! I was… See More
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ablumenf89 • Resident 2016 - 2017 Not Recommended
Reviewed 01/01/2018
Almost everything about the apartment was nice. Unfortunately the most important part was terrible: the noise. I could hear every single footstep my upstairs neighbor took. This started by 5 AM during the week, 7 AM on the weekends, and often continued past midnight. I didn't… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 06/12/2017
I moved here in 2010 when I started graduate school at the UA. In 2015, I moved to Chicago after graduating. As beautiful as Chicago apartments are, I still think of Altamira with great fondness. When I was living at Altamira, I had nothing but positive… See More
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tgannaway • Resident 2016 Recommended
Reviewed 08/24/2016
I moved into Altamira about three months ago. I moved to Tucson from Boston and moved in without ever actually seeing the apartment (just based on my wonderful phone conversation with their property manager). I am so so grateful that I did. The apartments are beautiful,… See More
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D_Goff • Prospective Resident Visited 2016 Recommended
Reviewed 04/14/2016
I wanted to commend the Property Manager for being such a delight to work with and very professional! The apartment complex is set in a beautiful location and is well designed.
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Resident 2015 - 2016 Recommended
Reviewed 02/25/2016
I've been at Altamira now for a year and a few months and I LOVE it here!!! The neighbors are friendly and quiet. Beautiful views, especially by the poolside, which is heated during the cold months and is also 24 hrs!!! Awesome wildlife creatures come out… See More
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ookielookie • Resident 2013 - 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 09/08/2015
If you plan on living here and renewing leases, expect none of the concessions that any other complex would give you upon renewal. This company is out to make money on a level that deteriorates its relationships with its tenants. Which, ironically, loses money. That's their… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 04/16/2015
Leaving after living here for 7 years and I'm going to miss it! Maintenance and managing staff is always really nice and helpful. Beautiful view of the Catalinas and great for watching monsoon thunderstorms. Pool also has great view of the city and is well-kept. We… See More
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em79420 • Resident 2013 - 2014 Recommended
Reviewed 03/19/2014
I moved here in November of 2013 I love it here it quite and has awesome views of Tucson. I actually know who my neighbors are and not just in my building but the whole complex. Great place to live.
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Resident 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 12/02/2013
I was participating in a summer internship in Tucson, and the apartment complex we were originally living at had just undergone a change in ownership and management, and it was headed on a downward spiral. After a month of living there and not feeling safe or… See More
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Resident 2011 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 11/20/2013
I moved into a 2 bedroom apartment at this complex about 2 years ago The views are spectacular! The Staff is very personable, friendly, and knowledgeable. When I have had an issue it is fixed immediately with care and finesse. There is always something the Staff… See More
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Resident 2013 - 2016 Not Recommended
Reviewed 11/01/2013
This *was* an excellent place to live. The current manager is letting it get run down. When she started, she brought in her husband's company for grounds maintenance. They stay near the office and sit around a lot. The west side (backs of west buildings) hasn't… See More
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Resident 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 10/29/2013
I can heartily recommend Altamira to anyone. Manager, leasing agent and maintenance director all top notch. So welcoming and friendly--the best I've ever experienced. Lots of upgrading going on, even since I moved in--new kitchen units, new washers and dryers, and wood and metal painting all… See More
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gbrissenden • Resident 2005 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 07/23/2013
I have lived at Altamira since 2005. It is such a wonderful place to live. I love the sense of community and friendship--neighbors actually talk to each other and hang out together. It feels more like an extended family community than individuals living in an apartment… See More
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Resident 2006 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 06/25/2013
I have been a resident of Altamira Apartments since 2006 and had been more than well satisfied with all aspects of the community, especially site management, until last year when the excellent site manager was abruptly transferred to a sister property and replaced with a manager… See More
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Resident 2000 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 06/25/2013
Altamira is once again a great apartment complex to live in. All the residents I've talked to are super happy with the recent management change and love having Julie, the former manager, back. It's once again a fun community to live in!
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shabkirk • Resident 2012 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 06/19/2013
This is a great place to live. I think what sold me on it was the exceptionally friendly and helpful attitude of the management when I initially moved in seven months ago. I just renewed my lease. Thank you for making the whole place feel like… See More
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grammarista • Resident 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 05/02/2013
I'd like to update my earlier review, as apparently the management company listened to our complaints and transferred our previous, well-loved and respected property manager back here. Oh happy day!
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CathyZW • Resident 2011 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 04/15/2013
I moved here after doing lots of research, and when I came to check it out, I was so charmed by the leasing agent, Robert, that I signed on the dotted line. Then I met Julie, the property manager, and was just as charmed. Subsequently my… See More
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Resident 2012 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 03/21/2013
I just moved here back in December. Nice location and proximity to shopping and restaurants. Friendly management and neighbors. There is definitely a sense of community at this complex. See More
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Prospective Resident Visited 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/09/2013
I recently looked at these apts and loved them. However after reading all these reviews I've changed my mind. Not due to the fact that so called manager is "rude or racist" but because who wants to live in a place with so many whiny people… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 03/08/2013
I have lived at Altamira Apts since 2010. The views of the city are wonderful and the location is very convenient to everything I need. Recently it seems there has been a change in staffing, one which I think has been notably positive. ------ the new… See More
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Sherlock221B • Prospective Resident Visited 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 03/08/2013
After recently touring this property and reading some the reviews, i have decided to write what my thoughts are; What a great property with amazing views, very close to restaurants & shopping centers. Covered parking, heated pool, fitness center, friendly office/ maintenance staff, neat interiors/ floor… See More
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swamirc • Resident 2007 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 03/07/2013
A great place to live!
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Resident 2008 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 03/07/2013
The Management company here is fantastic, they do listen, it may take time but they do care about their residence and their happiness in where the live. I can now say that this place is the #1 place in Tucson to live!!! See More
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    Deposit: Required
    Rent: Required
    Restrictions: Breed restrictions apply.
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    Rent: Required

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Studio, 1 Bathroom

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    $684

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    Studio

1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $821

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    1 Bedroom

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    $1,054

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    2 Bedrooms

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