Monroe Garden Apartments

850 S Durkin Dr, Springfield, IL 62704
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Resident 2013 - 2017 Recommended
Reviewed 03/08/2017
I just really wanna give good feedback to the young tall hot maintenance guy who always comes through on time when something goes wrong. He is very nice, very professional and very good and fast at getting fixed whatever may need fixed. I have lived here… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2014 Not Recommended
Reviewed 01/29/2015
WARNING: This apartment complex is managed by a bunch of crooks! I lived here for 4 years and moved out when I found a house to purchase. During the winter, my electric bills were usually around $300-$400 a month due to the cheap metal windows that… See More
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Resident 2014 Recommended
Reviewed 05/28/2014
Among the many apartments I have lived, Monroe Garden is easily among the finest. I have also owned a condo before and I feel like I am at home here. The setting and the surrounding is five star awesome, The two bedroom apartment is just perfect… See More
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Resident 2011 - 2014 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/23/2014
The worst place in town. Avoid by any means, especially if you are a foreigner. They are racist, rude, uneducated and what not. Miranda is so rude and unprofessional. I have no doubt that all the good reviews are written by the office people. Forget about… See More
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Resident 2004 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 06/26/2013
I have lived at Monroe Gardens for many years. I enjoy my apartment and the neighborhood. I feel safe and don't have any problems. I like the courtyard and the pool area. I have had no problems with the maintenance or office staff. There was a… See More
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Resident 2005 - 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/27/2013
Ive been living here for 8 years and this place has really gone down hill and fast. Ever since the new teenage manager that was brought in the quality of tenants has taken a dramatic slide and so has the property. We just had a record… See More
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Resident 2012 - 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/18/2013
This place is a joke and so is the highschooler they have for a manager, she has no clue on how to run a buisiness and it makes me wonder how she even got this job, as young as she is, there is no way she… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/05/2013
Well the person in the office that my review was about must of lied to get my review taken off so ill write another one. Last year I was awakened in the middle of the night by some lunatic beating on my door yelling and cursing… See More
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Kandie2005 • Resident 2011 - 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/02/2012
My husband & I lived in an apartment in Monroe Gardens for 18 months. We were never late with our rent. We made sure & left the apartment in spotless condition. Our lease was up so we decided to buy a house. We called the Monroe… See More
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shaobing • Resident 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/11/2012
We live in that apartment for one year. We cleaned the apartment before we moved out. However, almost one month after we moved out,we received a letter from the apartment. They charged us 400 dollars for cleaning, including refrigerator, microwave, oven, and some small cornes of… See More
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skabadelic • Resident 2009 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 11/05/2011
I moved out in May of 2010. I lived with a roommate. In April of 2010, I left written notice with my last rent payment that I would be leaving, and that I would no longer be on the lease [that was expired any way in… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/23/2011
My wife and I have lived at Monroe Gardens for over 3 years. We were content. However the new management company is a joke. They put a young person in charge who doesn't care about anything. Two of our neighbors are handicapped and management had their… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 09/29/2011
The apartment complex is terrible. Granite the size of the apartments are nice, they are very outdated. The windows let cold air through in the winter due to the metal frames. Sometimes you wake up with ice on the frames of the windows. The electric bill… See More
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dafne_lila14 • Resident 2011 Recommended
Reviewed 07/03/2011
i want to know for 2 bed apt.. thanks
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erj970 • Resident 2005 - 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 07/23/2010
I have lived at Monroe Garden Apts for 5 years...without any complaints...and now have done a transfer to Park West....In that five years I have only had a few things that needed maintanence, (which were normal fixes), and they were done quickly and complete. For a… See More
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bookreader12 • Resident 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 05/17/2010
I lived there for 4 years before I bought my house. Reading all these reviews makes me sad to think people can be so rude. I have enjoyed every minute I have lived there and never had one problem. Yes, they were a little slow getting… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 04/27/2010
The only reason a person would write a bad review is if they had a bad experience. If they have a bad experience chances are they were doing something wrong and were repremended. To the people who wrote the bad reviews they obviously have a lot… See More
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Resident 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/16/2010
The manager has no education and you can tell. The other girl in there must have an education because she is always doing her homework. Its no wonder nothing gets done around this place. Oh, except maybe the grass by each and every maintenace worker lives.… See More
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saphillips8109 • Resident 2009 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/23/2010
Lets just begin with this, there is no breath taking court yard. Yes there is a pool and tennis court and even a place for the kids to play, but the tennis court doesn't have nets and never has, there is 4 swings and a slide,… See More
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Resident 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/05/2010
First of all lets us start how unfriendly the staff is. I do not know how the property owner hires such unfriendly,unqualified, basically sick, person to work as a manger. I truly believe they have some kind of mental issue. Discrimination at its best, can be… See More
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Resident 2009 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/16/2009
The Office Manager is rude and hateful. The other girl in the office was sort of friendly but I think she has to do all the work. They don't respond to things needing fixed. Maint. workers are rude and act like you are taking up their… See More
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Resident 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 03/22/2009
Managment has been great and very responsive. Not nearly as noisy as some other apartments can be, you pretty much don't have to hear your neighbors while you're trying to sleep. Pool is nice and it's great having 2 full bathrooms in the the 2 bedroom… See More
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Resident 2007 - 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 02/24/2009
It is a great place to live. I read hellboundangel's review and who ever that is they must have no life to keep checking this site and writting un true statements. I have lived here for 2 years and have had a great experience, much better… See More
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Resident 2007 - 2008 Recommended
Reviewed 12/01/2008
Our Stay at Monroe Garden Apartment has been very pleasant. Initially we thought from the perspective with all those bad reviews but what I found out eventually that if you be good in paying your dues on time and behave in your apartment considering your neighbours,… See More
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Resident 2008 Recommended
Reviewed 07/31/2008
I have lived at Monroe Gardens for a year now and its not a bad place to live. The management isnt the best and it could use a few updates, but other than that I've had a pleasant experience. Maintenance is quick, the apartments themselves are… See More
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1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $737

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    $864

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    $802

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    $674

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