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School Bell Apartments

2000 Varsity Lane, Bear, DE 19701
2000 Varsity Lane, Bear, DE 19701

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School Bell Apartments

2000 Varsity Lane

Bear, DE 19701

 
 
 
 
 
 

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Verified Resident 579949 • vrp • 2017
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12/05/2018
The office staff and maintenance staff are very friendly. They make you feel like you are not just a tenant but part of a community. I feel safe walking my dog. The community is clean and bright. Plus plenty of closet space.  See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

01/18/2019

Thank you for taking the time to leave this wonderful review. We are so glad that you feel at home in our community and we are so grateful to have you here. Thanks again!

 Verified Resident 833443vrp 2019 - 2020
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11/28/2020
The community is good to live in very safe and clean. Its near many shoppings centers and schools. The management maintains the place very well is always clean. Good place to walk around and view the pond. See More
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· 10/17/2020
 Verified Residentvrp 2018 - 2020
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11/18/2020
Schoolbell is a wonderful rental community! The management is great and owners seem to care about how they treat residents and staff. There is not a lot of staff turnover! I highly recommend them!!!!! See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

11/22/2020

Verified Resident 632562, thank you for your kind review; we are happy to pass along your comments to the team here at School Bell Apartments! We are excited to have you as a resident and look forward to getting together in the future. Stay safe and warm!

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· 09/10/2020
 Verified Residentvrp 2005 - 2020
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11/09/2020
I am pleased with the accomodations. outside property well maintained. Office and maintenance staff pleasant and gracious. Neighbors for the most part are friendly. Minimal to no experience with crime. GENERALLY QUIET. See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

11/16/2020

Hello Verified Resident 704997, we appreciate you taking the time to leave us this feedback. We hope you have a great day!

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 Verified Residentvrp 2020
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10/26/2020
So far, my/our experience has been exceptional(for the short time we have been here) Perhaps you could ask me AGAIN in a few months?? I did a lot of research of the surrounding area for a 3 BED(we came from a 3000 SF home) but came… See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

11/03/2020

Hi Verified Resident 836667, we are very happy to have provided you with such a positive experience! We will most certainly reach out to you should a three bedroom come available. In the meantime, we hope you continue to enjoy your new home. Have a great week.

 Verified Residentvrp 2020
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10/23/2020
Residents seem very friendly. Apartment is very nice. Only been here a week. Office staff are friendly and helpful. Maintenance staff also friendly and prompt. Only drawback is it is a walkup bld See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

10/26/2020

Hi Verified Resident 835642, we appreciate your positive review about your experience with us! Together, our team strives for 100% resident satisfaction, and are excited to hear we are meeting the mark. Should there be anything we can assist you with in the future, please don't hesitate to reach out. We look forward to having you as a School Bell Resident.

 Verified Resident 828764vrp 2020
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10/05/2020
Friendly and attentive office staff, well maintained apartments. and well groomed landscaping. The neighbors are friendly as well. The added amenities: pool, exercise room, tennis and basketball court is an added bonus to the community. See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

10/12/2020

Hi Verified Resident 704997, thank you so much for taking the time to leave our team this positive review. We are so glad our staff and residents have helped you feel at home in our community. We appreciate your feedback about pets on site. Please be advised that our community pet policy is to accept pets under 30 pounds, unless the animal is a service or support animal, in which case they may exceed that limit. If you have any questions about this policy, please reach out to us directly at 302-328-9500. Thanks again and we hope you have a great day!

 Verified Residentvrp 2016 - 2020
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09/29/2020
The management and maintenance are very friendly and professional people a very nice community to live also well maintained and clean a feeling of safety the grounds are well kept the upkeep is maintained very nice See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

10/01/2020

Verified Resident 826166, we strive for 100% satisfaction, and it is great to see you are having such a positive experience at School Bell Apartments. Thank you for your kind words; we are happy to pass along your comments to the team. If we can be of any assistance to you in the future, please don't hesitate to reach out. Have a great week!

 Verified Residentvrp 2015 - 2020
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09/28/2020
Great community, very helpful maintenance and office staff. My stay here so far has been comfortable and stress free. Would definitely recommend this community to others. Wishing the management team all the success for the future. See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

09/29/2020

Hi Verified Resident 824438. Thank you for the amazing review. Our TEAM strives for 100% satisfaction, and it is great to see you are having such a positive experience at School Bell Apartments. Your wonderful feedback and rating mean a lot to us. Have a great week.

 Verified Residentvrp 2019 - 2020
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09/26/2020
Overall nice community. Pre-COVID-19 the property planned numerous occasions to help build a rapport and connection with the tenants. There a two pet waste stations on the entire property; I believe adding stations would help protect late night pet walkers and keep them safe. See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

09/29/2020

Hi Verified Resident 823742, thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. We are so glad you've enjoyed your time here in our community. Like you, we are looking forward to getting back to hosting our in person events post-COVID—in the mean time, stay tuned to our social media for monthly community contests! We also appreciate your feedback about the pet stations. Resident feedback is important to us as we are planning future improvements and we will certainly consider this for the future, should we be able to make any additional upgrades in the future. Thanks again and have a great week!

 Verified Residentvrp 2020
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09/23/2020
Great place to reside and commuting is a breeze! Looking forward to renewing my lease. Only complaint is Lorraine DiVirgillis, the community manager as she has failed in several areas regarding multiple complaints. I do not hold grudges and have forgiveness in my heart but if… See More
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09/29/2020

Hi Verified Resident 823004, thank you for taking the time to provide feedback about your experience here at School Bell. We are thrilled that you've enjoyed your time in the community and that our location has made commuting easy---we love how convenient it is to get to all major roadways! We are truly sorry you feel that your complaints weren't handled appropriately. We assure you that we take all complaints seriously and our goal is to ensure that all of the members of our community are happy in their homes. Should you have any additional issues, please don't hesitate to reach out and our team will work to the best of our ability to help you and your neighbor come to a peaceful resolution. Thanks again and have a great week!

 Verified Resident 808133vrp 2020
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08/26/2020
Great !! Place to live!! The staff are lovely women and the place have all the amenities I will enjoy.. the community has everything in readable distance and the express is in minutes as well as the Mall.. Thanks See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

09/03/2020

Verified Resident 808133, thank you for your kind words and wonderful review; we are happy to pass along your comments to the team here at School Bell Apartments! We look forward to the years to come! Have a great day!

 Verified Resident 802008vrp 2016 - 2020
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08/10/2020
If you are looking for a good apartment community around Newark and Bear Area, SchoolBell is the first option that anyone just choose. Having lived year for ~4 years now, we have had a wonderful time here. The maintenance people are so friendly and fix issues… See More
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08/17/2020

Verified Resident 802008, thank you for your kind words and wonderful review; we are happy to pass along your comments to the team here at School Bell Apartments! We look forward to the years to come! Have a great day!

 Verified Resident 796877vrp 2019 - 2020
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07/27/2020
We've enjoyed living here. The community is small and very clean. The amenities are great and the staff is wonderful. If you're looking for a place in northern Delaware, this is it. Great for the family See More
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07/29/2020

Hi Verified Resident 796877! We are so happy to read such a great review about School Bell Apartments! We strive for 100% satisfaction, and it is great to see you had such a positive experience!

 Verified Resident 525371vrp 2015 - 2020
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07/13/2020
The apartment that I'm presently in I've been in since 2015 but I've lived in this apartment community since 2012. I absolutely love it here at School Bell Apartments. The office staff is so great! They are kind, helpful and professional. The maintenance staff is great… See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

01/25/2019

We strive for 100% satisfaction, and it is great to see you enjoy living at School Bell Apartments and had a wonderful experience!! We would like to continue to provide the same experience during the full duration of your stay with us, so please do not hesitate to reach out if we can be of assistance in any way! Talk to you soon!

 Verified Resident 783210vrp 2009 - 2020
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06/23/2020
Its been pleasant from day one. I hope to never have to move. Beautiful Apartments. Staff always courteous. Grounds and pool always Clean the gym room always clean. Your work orders are always done in a timely fashion See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

06/26/2020

Hey there! Thank you so much for the 5 star review and your kind words. We will be sure to forward your message along to the team. We hope to see you at the pool this season!

 Verified Resident 74050vrp 2013 - 2020
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06/15/2020
This is a great place to live. Quiet. Convenient to shopping and travel. The staff go out of their way to attend to your every need. The pool and gym are beautiful and very clean. The grounds are manicured and well cared for See More
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 Verified Resident 744926vrp 2019 - 2020
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05/23/2020
Great staff, very professional and responsive to all of our inquires. We moved into an apartment that was very clean, new carpets, and freshly painted. We feel like we are the first tenants to live in this apartment. See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

02/18/2020

Thank you for your kind review; we are happy to pass along your comments to the team here at School Bell Apartments! Our team strives for 100% satisfaction, and it is great to see you are having a positive experience. We hope you can join us on Friday, March 13th for our Paint Night!

 Verified Resident 770050vrp 2019 - 2020
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05/18/2020
This is a well maintained community. Spacious apartments with great ammenities. Staff are very pleasant and helpful. Quiet neighborhood and neighbors. Community events to meet neighbors and make new friends. See More
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05/26/2020

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! We're excited to read you love living here as much as we value having you as a resident!! We look forward to seeing you at the pool this season!

 Verified Resident 649173vrp 2018 - 2020
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05/18/2020
Quiet and peaceful. Looks like condos. The Grounds are well mainatained. Plenty of parking. Good and knowledgeable staff and good neighbors. Safe to walk around even at night. Pet friendly neighborhood. See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

06/07/2019

Hi there! Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are happy to hear that we have provided you with such a positive experience! If we can be of any assistance in the future, please feel free to give us a call or stop by. Have an awesome day!

 Verified Resident 274315vrp 2005 - 2020
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05/11/2020
We have been here for 15 years now, and we liked because we are so closed to everything. We are very happy to be part of this big family. This complex is always clean, looks like new. Staff is always so friendly, smiling and happy. Thanks… See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

03/12/2019

Thank you for taking the time to write this amazing review. We strive for 100% satisfaction, and it is great to see you had such a positive experience at School Bell Apartments.

 Verified Resident 486336vrp 2017 - 2020
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05/04/2020
I really love my apartment community, School Bell Apartments. It's so quiet, clean and comfortable. Although my building is near route 1 I rarely hear traffic passing by!! My apartment is awesome! I love it here. See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

12/02/2019

Hi there! We are so happy to read such a great review about our community and staff! We believe School Bell Apartments to be the perfect place to call home for everyone! Don't forget to mark your calendar for our Holiday Mix & Mingle on December 12th!

 Verified Resident 664999vrp 2019 - 2020
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04/29/2020
Living at school bell apartments has been a pleasant experience. The amenities are nice and clean and the staff is very helpful. I love the pool and the fitness center. Any inquiry I had was resolved very quickly See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

07/16/2019

Hi there! Thank you for taking the time to write your review and providing wonderful feedback, it means a lot to us. We strive for 100% satisfaction, and it is great to see you had such a positive experience at School Bell Apartments. If there is anything our team can do to assist you, please don't hesitate to reach out. We hope you are enjoying your summer!

 Verified Resident 495036vrp 2015 - 2020
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04/14/2020
I love living at School Bell Apartments. The grounds a beautiful and well cared for. The Office Staff and Maintenance Crew are great. Always pleasant, helpful and reliable. Location is convenient to access major highways, shopping and eateries. See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

03/04/2019

Thank you for the 5 star review! Our office and maintenance staff are truly the best in the industry and if you have any requests, big or small, please do not hesitate to reach out. If you haven't done so already, be sure to follow us on Facebook or Instagram to stay in the loop with monthly resident events. We hope to see you soon!

 Verified Resident 584244vrp 2005 - 2020
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04/08/2020
Staff and maintenance always very pleasant. Maintenance issues get resolved quickly. The grounds very well kept. Neighbors for the most part are respectable of other neighbors. I would reccommemd this community. See More
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School Bell Apartments Manager

01/11/2019

Thanks so much for taking the time to review us. We are so happy that you love living at School Bell! We look forward to continuing to make sure you love your home here for years to come. Thanks again!

 Verified Resident 754787vrp 2020
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03/23/2020
The move in process was quick and the staff were very accommodating. The apartment is spacious and bright and pet-friendly which is a plus. It is also close to major highways which makes commuting much easier. See More
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03/25/2020

Hey there! Thank you for your kind review; we will be sure to pass your comments along to the team! We believe location is key when looking for your new home and are glad to hear your commutes are less hectic. If there is anything our team can do to assist you, please don't hesitate to reach out. Stay safe!

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Features & Amenities

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  • Washer/Dryer

General

  • BBQ and Picnic Area
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Basketball Court
  • Clubhouse
  • Crown Molding
  • Dishwasher and Garbage Disposal
  • Fitness Center
  • Frost Free Refrigerators with Ice Makers
  • Furnished Suites Available
  • High-Speed Internet
  • Individually Controlled Thermostats
  • On-Site Maintenance
  • Open Kitchens with Breakfast Bar
  • Playground
  • Pool
  • Short Term Lease Available
  • Tennis Court
  • Verizon FiOS Available
  • Walk In Closets

Pets

  • Dogs Allowed
    Deposit: $800
    Restrictions: 30 pound weight limit for dogs
    Pet Limit: 1
  • Cats Allowed
    Deposit: $300
    Pet Limit: 2

Floor Plans & Pricing

1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $1,215

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    650

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    1 Bed Junior

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    $1,360

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    750

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    1 Bed 1 Bath

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $1,425

  • SQ. FT.

    900

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    2 Bed 1 Bath

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

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    $1,525 - $1,570

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    1,050

  • Available
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    N/A

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    2 Bed 2 Bath

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

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    $1,705

  • SQ. FT.

    1,250

  • Available
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    N/A

  • Model

    3 Bed 2 Bath

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School Bell Apartments defines apartment living at its best! With a variety of added amenities, superior customer service, an amazing location, and conveniently designed floor plans, our award winning community will elevate your standards for apartment living.

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  • Sunday: Closed
  • Monday - Friday: 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Saturday: 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

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What are noise levels like at School Bell Apartments?
The community is rated 4.3/5 stars, which is considered having extremely quiet noise levels on average.

How satisfied are residents with the upkeep and overall appearance of the grounds at School Bell Apartments?
The community is rated 4.9/5 stars, signifying extreme satisfaction on average.

How safe is School Bell Apartments?
The community is rated 4.6/5 stars, which is considered being extremely safe on average.

How satisfied are residents with the neighborhood
The community is rated 4.8/5 stars, signifying extreme satisfaction on average.

How effective was the maintenance team when resolving your problem?
The community is rated 4.9/5 stars, which is considered being extremely effective on average.

How often does management engage with reviews?
Managers have responded to 54.05% of their community reviews in the past year.

How quickly does management engage with reviews?
Managers have replied within 109.59 days to their community reviews in the past year.

Who manages School Bell Apartments?
Switzenbaum & Associates

What is the pet policy at School Bell Apartments?
Dogs Allowed
Deposit: $800
Restrictions: 30 pound weight limit for dogs
Pet Limit: 1
Cats Allowed
Deposit: $300
Pet Limit: 2

What types of floor plans are available?
1 Bed, 1 Bath and 2 Beds, 1 Bath and 2 Beds, 2 Baths and 3 Beds, 2 Baths


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