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The Encore Apartments

4920 Van Nuys Boulevard, Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
4920 Van Nuys Boulevard, Sherman Oaks, CA 91403

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Resident 2014 - 2015 Not Recommended

Updated 04/17/2017

Reviewed 04/17/2017

Watch out for the office people. They are shady. Nearly crooks.
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Resident 2015 Not Recommended

Updated 11/24/2015

Reviewed 11/24/2015

Definitely go look elsewhere. There are many many many horrible things about this place, from tenants that constantly smoke cheap cigarettes into the air conditioning system to unwilling and unhelpful management that combats you on every issue. My first complaint was a neighbor who decided to… See More
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JRomero91405 • Resident 2012 - 2015 Not Recommended

Updated 07/17/2015

Reviewed 07/17/2015

So many awful things about this place: Property is dirty, my car has been broken in twice, there are 5 to 10 people crammed into 1 and 2 bedroom apts which management is aware, but unwilling to do anything. When something needs fixing it takes up… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2013 Not Recommended

Updated 11/04/2013

Reviewed 11/04/2013

I hate this place I could not wait to move out. The complex went from a nice and quiet place to a college dormitory, with crack heads passing out in front of the building and police often be called. I spent $1400 dollars for one bedroom… See More
The Encore Apartments Manager18/18/2013

Thanks for weighing in with your thoughts about The Encore. We take resident feedback very seriously, and read every review posted. When our company began managaing the building, we began renovations, upgrades, and cleaner hallways. In the last 7 months there have been no incidents of vandalism. I am sorry to hear that you're unhappy. If you have questions about your final statement, please visit me in the office, or contact me at [email protected] or at (818) 981-1948. Thank you.

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Resident 2013 Not Recommended

Updated 10/30/2013

Reviewed 10/30/2013

Yesterday I had to leave my door unlocked because I had left my keys at my job, so when I found them there, I had called the manager to get someone to lock my door, he said, "no problem." So I came home finding that my… See More
The Encore Apartments Manager17/17/2013

Thank you for sharing your thoughts about your experience. Resident feedback is very important to me, and I want to ensure that your concerns are addressed. Please contact me to discuss this situation further. I can be reached at [email protected] or at (818) 981-1948.Thank you.

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Resident 2012 - 2013 Not Recommended

Updated 08/30/2013

Reviewed 08/30/2013

I must admit that I have fallen behind on my rent and try to rectify this, but the management will not take the rent unless it has racked up attorney fees plus next month's rent. There are times when people are late with the rent, but… See More
The Encore Apartments Manager06/06/2013

Thanks for your feedback. It is important to us to hear what our residents are thinking so that we can make positive changes for everyone in our community. I'm sorry you've had a bad experience so far. Please let me know if you would like to talk about your concerns. I'm always available to you in the office, or at [email protected] or at (818) 981-1948.

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lefteye02 • Resident 2012 - 2013 Not Recommended

Updated 03/31/2013

Reviewed 03/31/2013

This place has gotten worse. The management claims that Encore is a pet friendly place, but there are pet haters that reports people about their dogs. Mine does not bark all through the night and doesn't bother nobody. Someone had reported me to the management because… See More
The Encore Apartments Manager03/03/2013

Thank you for posting your thoughts about living at The Encore at Sherman Oaks. Reading these reviews and hearing resident feedback is important to me, as we use it to make our community better for all of our residents. I am sorry you are not pleased with your experience here, and I would like to make it better. I am here to listen to your concerns, either in the office, or at [email protected] or at (818) 981-1948.

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ginakesh123 • Resident 2010 - 2012 Not Recommended

Updated 07/31/2012

Reviewed 07/31/2012

Woke up to my car window being broken in to and my purse stollen. From my own parking space. We pay ra money for on duty guard and. Since the new equity bought this bldg it has gone to ----. Drug addicts all over the bldg.… See More
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Resident 2011 - 2012 Not Recommended

Updated 07/09/2012

Reviewed 07/09/2012

The new management is really bad. There is specially a girl called SYONA and she's such a fake person. She is one of those people who will mess with you but keeps her smile! Really a psycho...She's the reason I'm moving out now and I will… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2012 Not Recommended

Updated 06/07/2012

Reviewed 06/07/2012

I have lived here for over 2 years and have watched the service provided drastically drop ever since the new management company Equity took over. Every month it seems something new happens, and it's never for the best. Since they have taken over we have watched… See More
The Encore Apartments Manager12/12/2012

Thanks for sharing your thoughts about life at our community. Equity Residential assumed ownership of The Encore on December 1, 2011, and we are still working hard to make improvements, including some upcoming renovations. We welcome your feedback--if there is something you'd like for us to be doing, please let me know. Our office hours are now Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 9 AM to 6 PM and Thursday 9 AM to 7 PM. Additionally, a Quality Security guard is on duty nightly from 9 PM to 2 AM as well as a roving guard that stops in while the office is closed. We value you as a tenant, and I would be happy to discuss your concerns with you in person. Simply drop by the office, or contact me at [email protected] or at (818) 981-1948.

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Resident 2012 Not Recommended

Updated 04/29/2012

Reviewed 04/29/2012

I have lived here for a year. 90% of the residents are either in college or living off trust funds and not working. They are mostly spoiled rich kids with no courtesy toward the people that they share the building with. I was woken up last… See More
The Encore Apartments Manager14/14/2012

Thanks for taking the time to share your feedback.Equity and the team at The Encore truly appreciate the opportunity to learn from your experience. We take the safety of our residents very seriously. Starting Friday, we have a new security protocol in place at the pool to prevent the circumstances that you mentioned from continuing to occur. Additionally, if you are experiencing noise, please do let us know as soon as possible so that we can address the situation. Equity Residential recently purchased The Encore in December 2011, and we are working hard to listen to our residents and make positive changes to the community. If you would like to discuss the transition, or any other concerns, simply drop by the office, or contact me at [email protected] or at (818) 981-1948.

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Resident 2010 - 2011 Not Recommended

Updated 06/22/2011

Reviewed 06/22/2011

The Encore is the most horrible place I have ever had the displeasure to live in. 1. Non stop drug and drinking abuse. Smells like pot all the time 2. Non stop noise 3. The most horrible management you can possibly imagine. Management is also friendly… See More
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Resident 2010 Not Recommended

Updated 02/18/2011

Reviewed 11/08/2010

in case your wondering... Its glass shattering. some stupid college kids always seem to do their house keeping at 3 in the morning ... oh yeah ... we had a huge water leak come through the roof and destroy the carpets. The gym is cool ...… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2011 Not Recommended

Updated 02/04/2011

Reviewed 02/04/2011

I live there for 4 months and had to move every month a different amount of rent was to be paid, the place is very noisy, dog pee and ---- smell. the management suck, they do nothing but party with the residents, and eat sweet all… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2010 Not Recommended

Updated 12/19/2010

Reviewed 12/19/2010

The worst thing about this place is how they entice you with attractive terms but when you get in, you find out you've been had. First, be aware that whatever they tell you your rent is, they will add $50 to $100 every month as utility… See More
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bj1225 • Resident 2010 Recommended

Updated 09/10/2010

Reviewed 09/10/2010

I relocated to Los Angeles from the Midwest ten years ago and have since moved frequently in hopes of finding that perfect place. The Encore is that place. Where I come from, neighbors talk to one another and say hi. Ever gotten into an elevator with… See More
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Resident 2010 Recommended

Updated 09/09/2010

Reviewed 09/09/2010

I moved here from out of state and signed the lease online without seeing the complex. However we were pleasantly surprised. The amenities are better than the pictures lead you to believe. The pool is a great place to hang out because the neighbors are very… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2010 Not Recommended

Updated 04/02/2010

Reviewed 04/02/2010

Very loud and unclean. The water is turned off at least once a week for repairs. The other residents use bbQ's in the (very small) prison like courtyard, causing carbon monoxide to fill my apartment. Way to much dust in the vents. I love how the… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2009 Not Recommended

Updated 06/01/2009

Reviewed 06/01/2009

I lived here for a year and I hated it. The complex is dirty. There is always trash or dog crap and pee everywhere. It is also extremely loud. You can hear everything your neighbors do. And I mean everything. The security patrol takes hours to… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2009 Recommended

Updated 05/20/2009

Reviewed 05/20/2009

I have lived here for 7 months, and I have not had any problems. The management staff is super friendly, proffesional, and they follow through with what they say they will. The night security is a a huge bonus as well!
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Resident 2007 - 2009 Recommended

Updated 05/05/2009

Reviewed 05/05/2009

I have lived here for about 2 years now, and I can say that there have been some problems in the past, but I love this place. Its a great location for me, and the people are great. Over the past 6 months or so there… See More
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Resident 2009 Recommended

Updated 02/25/2009

Reviewed 02/25/2009

I love the place, I am a current resident and John is so nice, helped me move in right away and does a great job making sure I am happy. My neighbors are very friendly and nice and it is a very quiet place at least… See More
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Resident 2005 - 2009 Not Recommended

Updated 02/02/2009

Reviewed 02/02/2009

Be aware when looking at this place to live. The building is nice and has a lot of amenities, but the management is horrible. I was going to move units and they overcharged me to move. Manager ---- was always on a power trip he was… See More
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Resident 2007 - 2008 Not Recommended

Updated 11/03/2008

Reviewed 11/03/2008

Very dirty, there is dogs cheat in everywhere. The place It's very unsafe my gps was stolen last month, my friend's bicycle too. And few months ago a lot of tires were stolen from the cars. This place is a crap....
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Resident 2008 Not Recommended

Updated 10/26/2008

Reviewed 10/17/2008

Very loud at night. not very clean. See More
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  • Dogs Allowed
    Deposit: Required
    Rent: Required
    Restrictions: Breed restrictions apply.
  • Cats Allowed
    Deposit: Required
    Rent: Required

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Studio, 1 Bathroom

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    $2,495

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    Studio

1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $2,274

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    1 Bedroom

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

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    $2,999

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    2 Bedrooms

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The Encore apartments in Sherman Oaks offer updated studio, one bedroom, and two bedroom apartment homes to compliment your lifestyle.

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