808-812 Memorial Drive

808 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA 02139
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[email protected] • Resident 2012 - 2016 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/14/2016
we've had four power outages in the last 10 days each lasting 6 hours on average. Not having electricity on weekends is becoming a norm around here. And now it seems like we have to start worrying about water too! no water in my unit tonight!… See More
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Resident 2014 - 2015 Not Recommended
Reviewed 12/17/2015
Let's talk about good stuff. Very nice view, good location, trader Joe's 5 minutes walking, whole foods is next to parking garage. 15 minutes away from central square train strain. Neighborhoods are nice and friendly. Here is bad stuff. Very loud street, some appliances old or… See More
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Resident 2013 - 2015 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/24/2015
DO.NOT.LIVE.HERE. Where to begin... The only good thing is that you get a pretty descent view with a reasonable price.. but let's be real, how many times are you actually going to look out the window (if you work all day)? Covered parking was also convenient.… See More
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Resident 2011 - 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/10/2014
I totally agree with everything the last reviewer said. Yes, the location is good and all the amenities, the view is nice, there is a Whole Foods, etc. but the apartments are overpriced for what they offer and they don't make any substantial upgrades that justify… See More
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suebee22junocom • Resident 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 09/05/2013
Me & my family were one of the first people to move into 808. Out of curiosity I looked up 808 on Google & came across this page. I find it hilarious that the rents have gone up 10 times more than what we paid &… See More
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Resident 2011 - 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/21/2013
The Good: Let's talk about the good things first. At first glance, 808-812 seems like a dream place to rent an apartment. It's conveniently located next to TJ and Whole Foods. It's close to Central and Harvard Square. There is a parking garage next to the… See More
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fowsiya • Resident 2010 - 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/03/2013
I live in 812, for about 3 years. The office workers are horrible to the residants . Lack of respect, no costumer service and every do what they want no responsibilty for their actions... someone of stuff members are stalkers, most of the time I don't… See More
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harvardwf • Resident 2011 - 2012 Recommended
Reviewed 10/30/2012
My husband and I have been here for a bit over a year, and we love it. The unit itself is clean, and all the appliances / bathrooms are well maintained... although a bit dated. We barely ever hear our neighbors through the walls. There is… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2011 Recommended
Reviewed 02/14/2011
I just moved into 808 and i am glad i made the choice to move hre. The location is great and management staff is nice and pleasent. I understand that there are issues but that comes with the territory its a HIGHRISE and several diffenent cultures,… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/27/2010
Everything was broken when I moved in, AC, Fridge, Microwave. Dishwasher leaked, tub and toilet were clogged. Obviously no repairs were done to the apartment before I moved in. Maintenance just cleaned the carpets and repainted. My kitchen ceiling flooded the first week, it took maintenance… See More
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Resident 1998 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/23/2010
I have lived here for many years. Moved here after a divorce from another state. Had owned a home and needed an apartment that was responsibly priced. My experience has been a nightmare. I have had mice for years. I have seen possibly 100 mice. The… See More
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Resident 1996 - 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 12/29/2009
I have lived here for 22 years. When I first moved on it was a step up from a housing project. Over the years it has improved considerably. I have seen many many places in Boston and Cambridge. $1,000 a month doesn't get you much. Here… See More
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Resident 2006 - 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 07/02/2009
Moved here from a luxury home in Newton after divorce, so it was definitely like taking fifteen years back in time. That said, I really like the building and for a guy who's owned a house in Chestnut Hill for 10 years I think it's a… See More
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Resident 2007 - 2009 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/29/2009
I moved to this apartment in Aug 2007 with my husband. After living here for so long I can only say this is not a place to live, and ofcourse we made a mistake of moving here!! The building is not maintained, management sucks, smelly hallways,… See More
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Resident 1999 - 2000 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/24/2009
I lived here from 1999-2000, and as soon as my lease expired I left. As most other reviewers indicate, the management office doesn't do much except take your rent. Noise travels easily through the walls. For most of my year there, a hip-hop "composer" had weekly… See More
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Resident 1996 - 2009 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/11/2009
The management is a cut throat bask stabbing mean spirited, darkened, Serpent Energy filled Lower Realm Energy. They use all kinds of excuses to steal and protect the residents who harass and steal. THere the Head of Maintenance by name Marshall Sears who is an army… See More
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Resident 2008 Recommended
Reviewed 07/30/2008
This place is okay. Moved in a month ago. Good - Close to Whole Foods, Rite Aid, Trader Joes, Micro Center. Nice park across the street. Right on the river. Nice views. Management is quick to respond to issues. Affordable and available parking. Bad - Why… See More
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Resident 2007 Recommended
Reviewed 12/26/2007
My boyfriend and I have been living here for about six months and have been extremely pleased. The reviews were mostly bad so we were apprehensive but once we checked it out for ourselves and compared it to the overpriced rentals throughout Cambridge we took our… See More
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Resident 2007 Recommended
Reviewed 11/20/2007
I've lived here as a roommate for 6 months for summer and fall. This is a great place to be in! Everything is so very near and thats what makes it the best deal near Central Square. Don't expect neighbours with lifestyles of rich and famous,… See More
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infinity2heaven • Resident 2007 Recommended
Reviewed 09/10/2007
To begin with, I was one of the many who read these reviews and was apprehensive about the Rats situation. I do read a lot of reviews online before deciding on anything but let me tell you this - when it comes to Apt reviews, people… See More
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Resident 2005 - 2007 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/24/2007
They will never mention that to you. It is on their website see the link below http://www.winncompanies.com/page.php?id=wresi-feat-808md The Low Income Housing Pays rent anywhere from $600-$800. So PLEASE TAKE THAT INTO CONSIDERATION BEFORE YOU MOVE IN TO THIS PLACE Or just hang around near the the… See More
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Katie834 • Resident 2005 - 2007 Recommended
Reviewed 07/18/2007
I don't know what the other people writing reviews are talking about. I've been living here for 3 years and LOVE IT and when I stumbled across these awful reviews, I felt like it was only right for me to defend this place. There are what?… See More
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Resident 2005 - 2007 Recommended
Reviewed 07/08/2007
I live on the 17th floor and have been here for about two years. Compared to other apartments on Memorial Drive it is an excellent value for the money. Good things -Maintainence is quick to respond to problems -Garage parking for $75 is a good deal… See More
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Resident 1994 - 2007 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/10/2007
THis place has been riddled with problems from the time I have moved in here many years ago. I have been harassed by the management, by some tenants and the maintenanance, through many years and live with post traumatic stress. <br><br>The Management through many different offices… See More
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Resident 2004 - 2007 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/07/2007
been living here for a while and definitely moving out this year. Within the last year, we:<br><br>-got a mice problem<br>-someone placed a head of lettuce in the clothes dryer with my clothes <br>-elevator has been broken for more than 2 weeks<br>-trash chute is badly maintained<br>-management spent… See More
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1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    647

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    One Bedroom Cambridge View

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    647

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    One Bedroom East River View

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    647

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    One Bedroom West River View

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    954

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    Two Bedroom East River View

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    954

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    Two Bedroom West River View

2 Bedrooms, 1.5 Bathrooms

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    Two Bedroom Deluxe East River View

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At 808-812 Memorial Drive, choose from an array of spacious one bedroom and two bedroom apartment homes, many with spectacular views of Cambridge, the Charles River, and the beautiful Boston Skyline. Enjoy a maintenance free lifestyle, an on-site professional management team, fitness center, on-site laundry and beautiful courtyard landscaping.

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808-812 Memorial Drive is a 647 - 954 sqft apartment in Cambridge in zip code 02139. This community has a 1 - 2 bedroom, 1 - 1.5 bathroom. Nearby cities include Somerville, Allston, Brookline, Charlestown, and Boston. 02142, 02143, 02134, 02215, and 02141 are nearby zip codes.

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