Hillsborough Plaza Apartments

250 Baldwin Ave, San Mateo, CA 94401
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Resident 2018 Not Recommended
Reviewed 05/29/2018
Worst management team ever. The manager is super impolite and doesn't show any respect. I don't recommend this place because of the unprofessional manager. The location and building is all great except the management team. I cannot imagine the manager is work in such manner, judge… See More
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Resident 2016 - 2017 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/21/2017
Absolutely do not recommend this place and don't refer to Yelp review for anything. They delete bad reviews. This apartment is really old although they managed well to make it look nice in the lobby and common areas only. One young lady who works there has… See More
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renter2013renter • Resident 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/23/2013
Careful with this place, its a very old building (don't let the new paint fool you). We had problems with our heat (took a month to fix, then broke again a few weeks later), then our toilet, then the shower, seemingly endless stream of maintenance issues.… See More
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gwellor • Resident 2011 - 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 01/10/2013
We stayed here for over a year and leaving was a huge relief! The first months everything seemed fine and then we started noticing issue after issue. Leaving this place was a tremendous relief! It started with the noise, we could hear one of our neighbor's… See More
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Resident 2007 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 11/12/2010
People beware, these two new managers Priscilla and Alex are very rude, incompetent residence managers. These two ladies are very young especially Alex Tran. Alex is a 26 year old brand new assistant manager, the first real job she ever had let alone a "RESIDENCE ASSISTANT… See More
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kcws111 • Resident 2007 - 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 10/19/2010
Have been here going on three years and I must say that it is a very nice place to live. I am not sure if I can afford the rent here anymore because of my work, but I will try to stick it out as long… See More
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maestro007 • Resident 1999 - 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 06/17/2010
We have been here at the apartment for what seems to be about a dozen years. we have never stayed at one place for that long, until now. But at this time, we decided to leave for personal reasons. We've seen stability with the Managers, but… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 04/12/2010
I too like the change in management they have just gone through recently as I would also recommend these apartments and the good location to things around town. Not to criticize the previous management, but it was the assistant manager who was just horrible and was… See More
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universalheartthrob • Resident 2008 - 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 02/18/2010
I am currently renting at this location and highly recommend The Hillsborough plaza apts. The staff is great especially with the recent addition of the new manager Priscilla and Alex who have been doing an outstanding job. The apt building is nicely kept, there is a… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 01/15/2010
I moved out almost three months ago and I left the country to visit family. When I came back, I got a refund of my deposit. I thought I might get the whole thing back, or so I hoped. But I did not, and that is… See More
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Resident 1998 - 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 01/11/2010
Overall I like this place, as I consider it my home. But first I want to point out the fact that Bay Meadows was a landmark and was the best place to have fun at and I miss it. They should not have taken it away,… See More
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Resident 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 12/10/2009
I recently moved in my mother and came to visit her for a couple days to make sure she was doing okay. We found a good day to go for a walk and made a day of it going to the shops and places. We visited… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 10/03/2009
My husband and I have lived here for about one year now and we are still pretty fond of this place. It has the best swimming pool among all the apartments that we've seen in San Mateo, awesome location near everywhere(restaurants,grocery stores,drug stores,hospitals,and caltrain) The services… See More
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Resident 2003 - 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 08/11/2009
Well, the years I have been here have been good, but I am a little surprised. First, let me say that I did enjoy my stay, born and raised in San Mateo and I am moving not far from here; but to not get my entire… See More
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Resident 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 07/29/2009
I retired a while back from the medical field and could not have found a more lovely place to live. The staff has been so kind and so wonderful to me to make my move here so pleasant and easy. I enjoy quiet walks to the… See More
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dweekly • Resident 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 06/26/2009
Me and two friends moved in a month ago and have been enjoying it quite a bit. The concrete walls are truly impressive - despite being half a block from CalTrain/downtown and in a fairly large apartment building, it's superbly quiet inside. The apartment is large… See More
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waterpark • Resident 2008 - 2009 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/25/2009
We've signed one-year lease and there's no way we are going to renew it. For two reasons: 1. Poor customer service. ----, the residence manager is cold, snobby and irresponsible. She often ignores the issues you report about your apt, and it's a waste of time… See More
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knowledge_web • Prospective Resident Visited 2009 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/07/2009
Don't even apply here! Our brief experience with Hillsborough Plaza cost us over $650 and we never lived there a day. We were shown a very nice apartment and were charged a non-refundable application fee and a refundable deposit. They didn't even call us to tell… See More
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Resident 2004 - 2008 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/18/2009
20. Elevators out of service frequently mostly due to move in/out 19. Dated apartments, decent size but old carpets, counters and appliances 18. Medical building 20 feet from window presents lack of privacy 17. Moss green carpet to greet you in lobby 16. Train noise =… See More
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Resident 2007 - 2008 Not Recommended
Reviewed 01/12/2009
Sixties concrete bunker building with avg age of tenant in 70's or Japanese (approx 20% of building). Manager (----) is a total snob and a joke as if managing an apt building when you are 60 yo means you have made it in life? FIRE STATION… See More
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feskone • Resident 2008 Not Recommended
Reviewed 01/04/2009
OMG! We rent for overall 6 years every year different place and we never ABSOLUTELY NEVER meet anything similar to ACCO management! They are absolutely disgusting! after 1 year of living there we kissed goodbye to our deposit even though we were warned that management is… See More
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PeggyPayne • Resident 2002 - 2007 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/24/2007
My husband and I moved into the building in October of 2002, and just recently left (August 2007). On the positive side, the building has professional "by the book" management on site. Maintenance issues are generally handled efficiently, and it is nice to have someone available… See More
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homeowner2now • Resident 2005 - 2006 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/31/2007
I had the same experience as others who did not get thier cleaning deposit back even though it was professionally cleaned and painted they still charged me for both- 5 GALLONS OF PAINT- WHAT A JOKE. THEY ARE IN THE BUSINESS OF CLEANING AND KEEPING DEPOSITS… See More
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SpunkM75 • Resident 2007 Recommended
Reviewed 08/23/2007
The building isn't beautiful by any means, greenish and looks errr functional. But the good surprise comes when visiting the aparments! Beautiful views, roomy, clean, well equipped. Residents are mainly old people which is great: no noise, safe. Staff is good. Location is probably one of… See More
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Resident 2006 - 2007 Recommended
Reviewed 03/09/2007
I've lived in a studio in this complex for about seven months. I really like it. I've never liked an apartment enough -I've lived in four other apartments previously- to bother posting about it on this site.<br>* Location. It's part of downtown San Mateo, which is… See More
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Studio, 1 Bathroom

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    $2,921

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    Studio

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $4,392

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    2 Bedrooms

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

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    $3,760

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    2 Bedrooms

3 Bedrooms, 1.5 Bathrooms

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    $4,835

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    3 Bedrooms

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

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    $5,248

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Hillsborough Plaza Apartments is an apartment in San Mateo in zip code 94401. This community has a Studio - 3 bedroom, 1 - 2 bathroom, and is for rent for $2,921 - $5,248. Nearby cities include Foster City, Belmont, Burlingame, San Carlos, and Millbrae. 94402, 90402, 94010, 94403, and 94404 are nearby zip codes.

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