Parkside Communities

1216 SW2nd Ave , Gainesville, FL 32601
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KGW • Resident 2018 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/07/2018
You do not want to live at ANY of Collier Properties unless you are willing to stand up to the management. Everything from bug infestation to leaking ceilings is an absolute battle when dealing with this company. This company is a top dollar slum lord operation… See More
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Resident 2015 - 2017 Not Recommended
Reviewed 11/12/2017
It always smells of animal feces. Charges have risen around $50-$100 a month in the past few years, on top of the $100+ rise in rent per month. If you ask management about it, it's due to location(because better apartment complexes have been built near it,… See More
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Resident 2015 - 2017 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/03/2017
Office staff is nice, not the specialist. No manager to solve any issue. Managers do not show up for continuos days. Some specialists A are very rude with students and parents. A. 7/2/17 and 7/3/17 I couldn't pay on time because a specialist didn't want to… See More
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Resident 2016 - 2017 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/07/2017
super slow maintenance. you need to talk to them million times to get things fixed. See More
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Resident 2015 - 2017 Recommended
Reviewed 05/04/2017
I've lived in several different locations in Gainesville, and nothing beats living at College Manor. I've lived here for about two years, and renewed for a third! College Manor is like its own little community. Many of my neighbors have become good friends. I especially like… See More
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duro1 • Prospective Resident Visited 2017 Not Recommended
Reviewed 05/01/2017
They have on-premise police officer that lives there. He is not parent friendly, and not considerate of extenuating circumstances at all. We had a parking permit properly displayed, and still he called in the tow truck. Admittedly we were in first floor which is not for… See More
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Resident 2016 - 2017 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/20/2017
Absolutely the worst place ever. Do not live here. Staff and management is rude and unhelpful. Constantly have smoke and pot smells that will give you cancer. Unfurnished, tiny, old, dirty, moldy, apartments that you have to pay all utilities for. Neighbors are rude, fat, 50… See More
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Resident 2017 Recommended
Reviewed 04/19/2017
As I stayed the staff was incredibly nice and helpful and the apartments were perfect distance from the campus.
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Resident 2013 - 2017 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/04/2017
Staff is incredibly rude and unhelpful. Illegal substances everywhere. Next to a frat house, so broken bottles to cut animals and children's toes all the time. Old --- apartments, overpriced, unfurnished. Show room is furnished and beautiful, LIES! You couldn't pay me to live in this… See More
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Resident 2016 - 2017 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/18/2017
So I was walking my dog max the other day, and as I was walking out of the elevator, this older man approached us and took Max by surprise. Therefore, Max started barking at him. The older guy said something slick and told me that I… See More
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Platse • Resident 2015 - 2016 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/29/2016
DO NOT RENT HERE. They will find every way to charge your additional money. The apartments are old and the halls smell. Your car will get vandalized and you will be confronted by a hundred homeless people. The A/C is an old wall unit which prevents… See More
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Resident 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 10/29/2015
I currently live here in a one bedroom. My rent increased $20 bucks. a little high, but I didn't see anything less cheaper this close to campus. If you're looking for something close to UF with no roommates, this isn't a bad place. It's old, but… See More
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Resident 2014 - 2015 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/19/2015
I subleased the first two months here. After I renewed my lease, my rent went up $40. It was cheap enough at the time that I looked past it. Then, I renewed my lease for my second year and they raised my rent another $40. What… See More
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Resident 2014 - 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 10/06/2015
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Resident 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 09/04/2015
I live at College Manor right now and I have not had any problems. Great location. Staff is friendly. Maintenance is great. I have no complaints. I don't know what past people are talking about, but I think this is a great place to live.
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thebryconator • Resident 2014 - 2015 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/14/2015
Moved into College Studios and found a leaking, mold filled air conditioning, mold spores all over my doors, holes around the door which allowed large bugs and cockroaches in, and a crappy paint job that results in paint peeling off and sticking to clothes, books, and… See More
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mpaul588 • Prospective Resident Visited 2015 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/30/2015
If you have a choice :STAY AWAY...just listen to me and run tight...this place is a dungeon...they tricked me into signing the lease (I was offsite/tried contacting them before coming here) The way they advertised, you will think its next to heaven,. But the actual apartment… See More
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uk119 • Resident 2014 - 2015 Not Recommended
Reviewed 05/13/2015
This apt might look nice from the inside and look ok from the out side but when you live there for a year or a year in a half they turn to crap. The manger is a very shady women, she is horrible at doing her… See More
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Resident 2014 - 2015 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/30/2015
The most disgusting place I have ever lived in Gainesville. I definitely got tricked into living here by their great "false advertising" techniques. They show you a "model apartment" that looks pretty decent for someone that's in college and just wants to live by campus. However,… See More
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CMK3379 • Resident 2015 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/04/2015
HORRIBLE!! DO NOT LIVE HERE, EVER. MANAGEMENT ARE CROOKS, YOU WILL GET TOWED AND PAY FULL PRICE, YOUR GUESTS WILL GET TOWED AND BE HARASSED AT RETRIEVAL OF THEIR VEHICLE. F THIS PLACE. I HAVE NEVER BEEN MORE MISERABLE THAN MY TIME IN THIS HELLHOLE. DO… See More
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Resident 2012 - 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/11/2015
College Manor was one of the worst places I ever lived in. When I moved into one of their studios, there were no blinds on the doors (which allowed people to see into the entire apartment), there was no shower curtain rod or toilet paper holder… See More
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Resident 2013 - 2014 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/08/2014
I have lived in College View for 1 year, going into my second 1 year lease. The management staff is mostly made up of inexperienced college students. Those on the staff who are not students do not hesitate to treat you like you are privileged to… See More
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Resident 2013 - 2014 Recommended
Reviewed 06/08/2014
So I was really nervous moving in after reading all the reviews, but I had to live alone and really wanted a place close to school. Despite the negative reviews, I think some people blow it out of proportion, it's fine for how much you're paying.… See More
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Resident 2013 - 2014 Not Recommended
Reviewed 01/07/2014
This is the most horrible place to live. Its so unclean, room smells so bad no matter what you do or how you clean it. Cockroaches are all over the place. You will find a lot of them daily in your room no matter how many… See More
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Resident 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 11/07/2013
This place is an absolute dump. I don't even know where to begin. It is literally falling apart at the seams. Something is constantly in need of replacing, the parking lot smells like poop mainly because there are always dog turds left laying out, and this… See More
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  • Cats Allowed

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Studio, 1 Bathroom

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    $670

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    Studio

1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $708

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    1 Bedroom

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    $1,048

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    2 Bedrooms

2 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms

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    $1,334

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