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Commons Apartments

275 Union Avenue, Campbell, CA 95008
275 Union Avenue, Campbell, CA 95008

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Resident 2009 - 2011 Not Recommended

Updated 11/08/2011

Reviewed 11/08/2011

This place is horrible. Essex took over and Essex is one of the worst companies to live under. Ever since they took over no one ever answers the telephones in the front office. The intentionally screen their calls, even for tenants. Don't believe me, call for… See More
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Resident 2004 - 2011 Not Recommended

Updated 09/13/2011

Reviewed 09/13/2011

I've lived here for 7 years now and the complex has drastically gone down in quality and appeal every year since. Guest parking is a complete nightmare, especially if your guests (or spouse/partner) want to park closer to your unit in the back of the complex.....… See More
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Prospective Resident Visited 2010 Recommended

Updated 08/20/2010

Reviewed 08/20/2010

Lyon put up a "For Sale" sign, packed up, and shipped out! New management company is in! See More
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donnyb01 • Resident 2009 - 2010 Not Recommended

Updated 02/03/2010

Reviewed 02/02/2010

Maintenence is the only part of the staff that I could say does a grea job. Aside from them, this place is a disaster. in late november, we discovered mice excrement all around our apartment. it was in the bed, under couch cushions, and unfortunately stuck… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2009 Not Recommended

Updated 07/30/2009

Reviewed 07/30/2009

after seeing my water base fee jump 20 fold I started questioning The Common Mgt and NWP the utility billing company. My studio is 361 st ft. They state their studios are 461...I rented based on that.....and they refused an adjust ment on my monthly rent,… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2009 Not Recommended

Updated 07/25/2009

Reviewed 07/25/2009

The place is a rip off. I was ill the entire 9 months i lived there. I had to wear ear plugs to sleep every night as the noise was horrible and you could hear "EVERYTHING" that went on in the apartments. They expect you to… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2009 Recommended

Updated 06/02/2009

Reviewed 06/02/2009

I just recently moved out of this complex because I purchased a house and I've read all the reviews and to be honest when I read these it made me not want to live at the complex, but I'm glad I didn't listen. The units I… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2009 Not Recommended

Updated 03/12/2009

Reviewed 03/12/2009

you can make your own decision about this place im not here to do that for you. i can only let you know about my short 6 month stay and things that have happened to me dont happen to everyone that lives here. but they happened.… See More
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Resident 2007 - 2008 Not Recommended

Updated 07/20/2008

Reviewed 07/20/2008

I was recently informed in writing by the management that the build contains asbestos. There is also a sign at the main entrance about it. As the other reviewer said the water is brown. Washers/Dryers are small. See More
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Resident 2008 Not Recommended

Updated 06/06/2008

Reviewed 06/06/2008

I have lived in the Commons since last July. I actually like the kids who run the front office. They have been very nice and flexible. But man, you talk about a NASTY company behind them!! That's the Lyons - AGGRESSIVE AND NASTY. I have never… See More
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Prospective Resident Visited 2008 Not Recommended

Updated 02/23/2008

Reviewed 02/23/2008

CHECK http://www.meganslaw.ca.gov/ THEY HAVE A CHILD MOLESTER LIVING THERE!! IF YOU HAVE CHILDREN BE CAREFUL AND AVOID RENTING HERE OR ANYWHERE NEAR HERE.
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syndee49 • Resident 2008 Not Recommended

Updated 02/16/2008

Reviewed 02/16/2008

There is nothing nice about living here. My company set me up in a furnished apartment for my 13-week contract. I couldn't wait to move out! The water is so brown I wouldn't give it to my dogs. My neighbor upstairs was a psycho the management… See More
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Resident 2007 Recommended

Updated 12/27/2007

Reviewed 12/27/2007

We have been staying here for a few months now and it seems like a very good place. We haven't had any problems and they have called asking if everything was satisfactory and if they could do anything to make the place a little nicer. See More
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Resident 2007 Not Recommended

Updated 12/22/2007

Reviewed 12/22/2007

This is the worst apartment complex I have ever been in! The management is a group of young adults that seem to do nothing but just sit around. They are unprofessional and very unfriendly. As far as the apartment itself, it is made out of the… See More
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sadindian • Resident 2006 - 2007 Not Recommended

Updated 10/17/2007

Reviewed 10/17/2007

in my entire stay In US this is t worst I have come across ;-( rude mgnt. unsafe society, poor ventilation, bad architecture..... n really high Rates.. the will send brochures with an attached "all rental liability clause"... n a very rude language .. My car… See More
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Resident 2007 Not Recommended

Updated 09/28/2007

Reviewed 09/28/2007

My parents asked me the other night how life was at the commons, and I said, the only thing I can think of is all I want to do is to leave. And I've only been here TWO months! This place SUCKS!!!!! If you don't mind… See More
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Resident 2007 Not Recommended

Updated 09/23/2007

Reviewed 09/23/2007

The tap water comes out slightly rust colored. The management said that happens sometimes when the apartment has been vacant for a while. If you don't use the tap for a while it does seem to become a darker shade of rust. I have tried to… See More
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Resident 2005 - 2007 Not Recommended

Updated 07/01/2007

Reviewed 05/24/2006

I've been a resident since early 2005. When I moved in the rents were competitive but every time my lease ends, they raise the rent at least $100. My rent has increased $325/mo in 2.5 years! Plus the water/sewer/garbage bill has more than doubled since I… See More
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llyphm • Resident 2007 Recommended

Updated 06/24/2007

Reviewed 06/24/2007

I have been living here for a few months now and the experinece has been so so. Regarding the spider issue that many tenants complained about, I have observed 3 or four spiders and a couple of pincher bugs. I quickly went to orchard supply and… See More
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Resident 2004 - 2007 Not Recommended

Updated 05/20/2007

Reviewed 05/20/2007

I have lived in The Commons since 2004 and have had no problems until the last year or so. My upstairs neighbor thinks it's ok to smoke on their balcony, BBQ at 2 AM (smell wakes you up)and walk around to all hours of the early… See More
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leninknewwhattodo • Resident 2004 - 2007 Not Recommended

Updated 04/15/2007

Reviewed 04/15/2007

Lyon has taken a machete (literally in the case of the landscaping) to life at the Commons. They've brought a serious new combination of uniquely American corporate attitudes which combine ruthless, agressively mean-spirited, cynical, and anti-tennant policies with what may turn out to be criminally fraudulent… See More
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Resident 2007 Not Recommended

Updated 02/26/2007

Reviewed 02/26/2007

BAD management sinced Lyon Management took over. If you have problem, good luck getting help from them. They raised my rent 3 times within a year and a half. You pay for water and garbage, which is another $50-60 per person. Constant unnecessary constructions, so they… See More
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Resident 2003 - 2007 Not Recommended

Updated 02/09/2007

Reviewed 02/09/2007

Before Lyon Management, this place was a decent deal. Now it sucks. There is constant turnover in the leasing office. They find any way they can to gouge you. You have to give a 60 day notice which makes it impossible to coordinate a move. This… See More
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Resident 2006 Not Recommended

Updated 12/09/2006

Reviewed 12/09/2006

I am beyond unsatisfied. This will be long.<br><br>We have been here for 4 months and they are already raising our rent by $100/month. My sister has house in Los Gatos for $1800/month. Why would anyone pay $1800/month for a shi**y apartment when they could rent a… See More
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Resident 2004 - 2006 Not Recommended

Updated 12/07/2006

Reviewed 12/07/2006

when i moved here i thought it was ok, but then they started charging for water, garbage, poor management. Then the spiders came. Too many spiders it scared me and my child. management did not do anything. So I accelerated my moving plans. I dont 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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1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $2,283

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Commons Apartments is an apartment in Campbell in zip code 95008. This community has a 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, and is for rent for $2,283. Nearby cities include Monte Sereno, Los Gatos, San Jose, Saratoga, and Santa Clara. 95008, 95130, 95117, 95128, and 95124 are nearby zip codes.

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