Gabe's Place

509 S 4th St, Champaign, IL 61820
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Resident 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/29/2012
Gabes Place will take advantage of you because you are a college student and they feel like they can. We left our apartment as clean as possible yet we lost our entire security deposit and now they are trying to charge us to replace all of… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/09/2012
Worst people to talk to, impolite and rude when it comes to getting your money back.
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Resident 2010 - 2011 Recommended
Reviewed 08/17/2011
I have lived at 811 West Oregon for the last two years. I was hesitant before signing a lease when I read reviews... they are all wrong! The maintenance staff is very friendly and responds quickly with any concerns. My room mates and I hardly had… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2011 Recommended
Reviewed 04/14/2011
I lived in my apartment for two years, they transferred me to another bigger unit when we added another roommate. Gabe's Place will come if you have any problems, even if it's not an emergency. They are constantly emailing reminders, hints and walking the properties to… See More
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Resident 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/27/2011
This is no joke! Gabe is truly a criminal. Most people would complain if the apartments hadn't been cleaned, but this goes much beyond that. His properties are hazardous to your health. My neighbor calle the fire Marshall and had his apt condemned once he moved… See More
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Prospective Resident Visited 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 12/06/2010
Not for the inexperienced renter! We set up an appointment to sign on a property on Thursday for Monday, and on Sunday, they hand the lease over to someone else. Apparently, they have some kind of secret stipulations allowing them to do stuff like this. There… See More
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dontrentfromgabes • Resident 2009 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/28/2010
We still have not received our security deposit back, even though we left the place in spotless condition. They don't even answer our correspondence. See More
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Resident 2001 - 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 03/20/2009
I have lived in three different apartments, all owned by Gabe's Place from 2001-present. I choose the first apartment based on the excellent location, but after a very positive year in my first lease, I decided to stay with Gabe's Place. The maintenance team was excellent… See More
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Resident 2004 - 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 01/28/2009
I moved in to Gabe's Place in 2004 and I have continued to renew my lease ever since.Every year I shop around to see if I am getting the best deal for my apartment and I have yet to find an apartment that is better then… See More
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Resident 2008 Not Recommended
Reviewed 09/29/2008
Agree!!! They stole our deposits. They charged me $300 for demages that existed before I moved in. Water leaking from the ceiling, giving ------ smell. They repainted my entire ceiling but put all the cost on me. What are they thinking? They charged $55 for an… See More
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Resident 2008 Recommended
Reviewed 09/10/2008
I just moved into my apartment at 202 John. It's a 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment and I LOVE IT. I have so much room! All my furniture and appliances are brand new (tags and plastic still on it!)! I'll admit I was worried about living… See More
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Resident 2008 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/29/2008
(202 E John) Our apartment was filled with roaches within 2 days of move in. I called to ask to switch apts in the building, anything and the ladies in the office were complete -------. I asked what would be done if the bugs keep reappearing… See More
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Resident 2008 Recommended
Reviewed 03/06/2008
I must admit, I read the reviews before I rented but decided to lease because the apartment was so nice. I lived there for a year and had some maintenance requests throughout the year. The staff always came and fixed sometimes even going above and beyond… See More
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brulez • Resident 2005 - 2006 Not Recommended
Reviewed 01/03/2008
They stole our security deposit
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Resident 2006 - 2007 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/16/2007
Check out the stories in the News-Gazette from last November and December. It seems that some guys living in one of the aprtments on Gregory nearly died from carbon monoxide poisoning. Gabe claimed the problem was caused by a water freezing in a vent and blocking… See More
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Resident 2007 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/30/2007
I'll admit that the locations are good, and if you know how to take care of your own apartment and can fix things yourself, it's not too bad. But that still does not protect you from the overall incompetance and/or underhanded dealings from this landlord. Yes,… See More
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Resident 2007 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/04/2007
I have never seen or smelled a worse place. This place is one step above living on the streets. You may find yourself taking care of such pets as horse flies, ants, mice, and Gabe himself. Or, you might even wake up in the middle of… See More
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Resident 2006 - 2007 Not Recommended
Reviewed 05/09/2007
I cannot stress enough that Gabe's Place Apartments should be avoided like the plague. I do not even know where to begin. First, like everyone else who has written a review, when we first moved in, our place was trashed. The bathroom was a mess, my… See More
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Resident 2006 - 2007 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/03/2007
Dealing with the management is horrible. I'd like to agree with some of the other's who have said that they were shown a nicely furnished and clean apartment. When we were shown ours, there were a few things broken like a closet door and some drawers.… See More
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Resident 2006 - 2007 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/19/2007
This is my fifth and final year at U of I and I have lived in a wide variety of living arrangments (dorms, fraternity house, 3 different apartments) and Gabe's Place is by far the worst landlord I have ever had.<br><br>I lived at the 810 W.… See More
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dirkadirka2509 • Resident 2006 Not Recommended
Reviewed 09/25/2006
Lets start with the good:<br>-location is okay (102 E gregory)<br>-relatively spacious (except for my poor roommates, lol)<br>-on bus lines, so pretty easy to get to class<br>- not too noisy during the week<br>-right next to IMPE and sports complex<br><br>the bad:<br>- lots of ugly, terrible or uncomfortable furniture<br>-… See More
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Resident 2006 Not Recommended
Reviewed 09/17/2006
Now, if you're asking if it's so bad, why did I rent it, I'll tell ya it's only because I found it within walking distance of campus, and because they offered a parking spot.<br>These people only car about getting your money, they rent out pieces of… See More
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Resident 2006 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/16/2006
1. problems never get fixed such as roof leakage<br>2. Services provided by some other landlords (such as Bankier) for free would be charged very expensively by Gabe's Place.<br><br>In a word, I will never rent an apartment from Gabe's Place. It is really a terrible landlord!
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Resident 2005 - 2006 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/22/2006
Gabe's Place is one of the worst I've ever encountered. I wanted to give it a shout, but after a year of living there, they're are such garbage. Overpriced, for apartments they never clean after tenants move out. Yes I agree, it utterly comes down on… See More
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Resident 2004 - 2005 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/11/2006
Besides hating my apartment, I want to warn all tenants of their security deposit policy, although they will never admit to it:<br><br>If you have credits on your account when you move out, they make a statement up in excel (mine was different that my friends who… See More
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    Deposit: Required
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    Deposit: Required
    Rent: Required

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3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $1,858

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    $675

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    $642

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