Essex Apartments

1 Avalon Drive, Peabody, MA 01960

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Resident 2013 - 2019 Recommended
Reviewed 08/14/2019
I *love* living at Essex Apartments! The apartment is perfect, the office staff has always be extremely nice to deal with (everyone, not just one or two people). The maintenance guys are great, always respond in less than 24 hours, and the jobs are completed in… See More
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Resident 2018 - 2019 Not Recommended
Reviewed 01/25/2019
I have numerous issues with Essex Apartments (SAFETY, maintenance, neighbors, trash, rent, snow removal). After the snow storm, I and my neighbours called to clean the driveway. Customer service is a pain in the neck. They are never available for their customers.
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Joe jones12 • Resident 2016 - 2018 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/05/2018
They are awful and the only thing they know is MONEY. Office people are very impolite.Stairways are always dirty......................................................
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Johnwhelan • Resident 2017 - 2018 Recommended
Reviewed 09/06/2017
It's very quiet here staff and office is very nice maintenance people are very polite. People are nice. Melissa is very nice. The location is awesome so many places around you. It's very quiet here. They love dogs there very friendly. They have a awesome clubhouse… See More
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KayCap91 • Resident 2016 - 2017 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/12/2017
We moved into this apartment in July of last year. In the last year of our lease, we have had nothing but complications since it was taken over by new management and renamed from Avalon to Essex Apartments. First to start, they were redoing the hallways… See More
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Verified Resident 215595 2007 - 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 02/05/2016
We are an older retired couple who have lived at Avalon Essex for 9 years and have been very happy with the amenities and staff. Each holiday usually brings a party in the club house sponsored by the staff. The pool is beautiful in the summertime,… See More
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Verified Resident 202736 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 12/05/2015
Very satisfied with maintenance and office staff; and would recommend Avalon living to my connections! Wish to have leniency with penalties associated with having to terminate lease earlier than expected. See More
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Verified Resident 191024 2014 - 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 10/17/2015
My only complaint is the price of rent, combined with the yearly increases thereof. However, the quality of maintenance and the quality of the grounds are what I use to justify the rent to myself. In their defense, other apartment complexes are similarly priced. See More
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Verified Resident 189662 2014 - 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 10/09/2015
I love living this place. This place is very nice and clean. It is very convenience for shopping because the shopping mall is right next to this place. Also the manager is so kind and very friendly too. I would recommend to live this place. See More
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Verified Resident 186631 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 09/26/2015
Excellent location in relation to shopping, dining, and close to Rt 128/95. The apartment I have is spacious and sunny (which I love). The gym is well equipped and the buildings are grounds are clean and well maintained. Considering the proximity to Rt 128/95 and Rt… See More
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Verified Resident 178752 2013 - 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 08/28/2015
If you're looking for a clean complex with many modern convinces the avalon is what you're looking for. To top it off they allow the fur members of your family. Everything you need is steps away, grills, a pool, and a gym. See More
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Verified Resident 170813 2013 - 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 08/03/2015
The maintenance department has been quick to address my issues (slow drain, light bulbs out) giving same day service. Wing (in the office) always addresses me by name and is available for questions or concerns. Everyone though out the complex is friendly and caring. This was… See More
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Verified Resident 170880 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 08/03/2015
The apartment complex is clean and well kept, the staff very friendly and helpful, my stay has been excellent, I would recommend this complex to my colleagues and friends, the on site security is a added bonus See More
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Resident 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 12/01/2013
I lived in this apartment complex for almost two years. Due to a family issue I needed to cancel my 12 month lease early. I approached the management staff to arrange the cancellation, at which time I was informed that a cancellation fee of one months… See More
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OriginalBlackBeauty • Resident 2011 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 03/30/2013
The only thing I liked about living in MA was my apartment at Avalon Essex! From the moment I opened the front door during my apartment search, I knew this was the apartment for me. Now, whenever I have guest over their eyes light up like… See More
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sainimalu • Resident 2009 - 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 11/17/2011
We lived in the apartment for two years ,but had to leave bcoz the rent went very high 140 dollars a month.The saddest part was the security deposit that the Avalon Community held back for no rhyme or reason.They never did the move in inspection nor… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 03/26/2011
Pros: -Parking. I never had a problem finding a spot. I would occasionally have to walk 200 feet instead of 100 feet to the front door, but this was not a problem. -Maintenance. This was fantastic. They were friendly and always fixed the problem the day… See More
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mcraes30 • Resident 2009 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 11/01/2010
My father rented a townhome from Avalon Essex from September of 2009 until Novemeber of 2010. Late in 2009 he became very ill. He moved in with family and then moved into a series of hospitals. For the entire year of 2010 he only actually stayed… See More
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Resident 2006 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/10/2010
Pros: For a busy location (across the street from North Shore Mall), it is quiet and tucked away from the madness. Beautifully landscaped, great pool area and fitness center, and nice clubhouse. Trash facilities are good, they offer recycling, always a plus. Spacious units with nice… See More
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lem17 • Resident 2007 - 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 05/24/2010
My boyfriend & I lived in the apartments here (there are townhomes) for two years. We loved it! We had no problems with the neighbors or other tenants. Staff was very friendly & maintenance always fixed any issues very promptly. Snow removal was also prompt. Nice… See More
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JustPassingThrough12 • Resident 2006 - 2008 Not Recommended
Reviewed 12/02/2008
For the past 6 months I have been listening to the TV of the Apartment next to me, at 2:00 a.m. 3:00 a.m. and so on, people have no respect for the people that actually work for a living and have now developed a sleep disorder.… See More
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Resident 2008 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/25/2008
As the Lead Manager at Avalon at Essex I would like to remind everyone that by law we must allow Section 8 renters. We have received several complaints about the large number of minorities living here, this is due toSection 8 laws. We do not want… See More
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Resident 2006 - 2008 Not Recommended
Reviewed 09/29/2008
Me and my husband lived at Avalon essex for 2 years. I had heard from a few people that lived there in the past that once it came time to recieve there security deposit that Avalon decided that they were gonna keep it even though there… See More
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Resident 2008 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/26/2008
I have been living at Avalon for 3 months now. They are doing renavations on everything. The new apartments are beautiful and we love living here with a few exceptions. Every time a resident moves out they begin work on that apartment. That means hammering and… See More
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Resident 2006 - 2007 Not Recommended
Reviewed 09/17/2007
Looking back at the one-year period when I lived at Avalon Essex, all I remember is wanting to get out of there. Heating and air-conditioning is virtually non-existent in the townhomes. I had an independed source check them out and was told that the units they… See More
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Features & Amenities

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  • Washer/Dryer

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  • Convenient to Route 1 and 128

General

  • 24-Hour Emergency Maintenance
  • Air Conditioner
  • Beautiful Landscaped BBQ and Picnic Area
  • Carpet
  • Clubhouse
  • Convenient to Coastline
  • Convenient to Maine
  • Convenient to New Hampshire
  • Convenient to North Shore Mall
  • Convenient to Public Transportation
  • Disability Access
  • DishWasher
  • Eco-friendly Community with Recycling Bins Throughout
  • Energy Efficient Lighting
  • Fitness Center with Cardio and Strength Equipment
  • Frost Free Refrigerators with Ice Makers
  • Furnished Available
  • Hard Wood Flooring
  • High-Speed Internet
  • On-Site Management
  • On-site Storage Units Available
  • Package Receiving Service
  • Pet-Friendly Community
  • Pool with Sundeck
  • Private Balcony or Patio
  • Resident Social Events
  • Separate Dining Room
  • Short Term Lease Available
  • Spacious Closet
  • Spacious Floor Plans with Vaulted Ceilings
  • Sustainable Plumbing Fixtures and HVAC Equipment
  • Water Efficient Smart Rain Sensors
  • Wi-Fi in Common Areas

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  • Dogs Allowed
    Pet Limit: 2
  • Cats Allowed
    Pet Limit: 2

Floor Plans & Pricing

1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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  • SQ. FT.

    779

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    Cross

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    $1,874 - $2,530

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    824

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    1 Units

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    Prospect

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    $1,949 - $2,622

  • SQ. FT.

    955

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    2 Units

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    Proctor

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    $1,949 - $2,701

  • SQ. FT.

    992

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    3 Units

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    Collins

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

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    N/A

  • SQ. FT.

    1,400

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    Endicott

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    $2,185 - $2,965

  • SQ. FT.

    1,165

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    2 Units

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    Pine

  • Price

    $2,255 - $3,195

  • SQ. FT.

    1,225

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    3 Units

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    Sylvan

  • Price

    $2,385 - $3,220

  • SQ. FT.

    1,494

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    1 Units

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    Lowell

  • Price

    $2,709 - $3,656

  • SQ. FT.

    1,791

  • Available
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    2 Units

  • Model

    Andover

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With a premier address on the North Shore, Avalon Essex is home to a wonderful collection of Peabody apartments that come in one- and two-bedroom floor plans with loft and townhome options. Each of these amazing apartments come with luxury features like a private patio or balcony, central air-conditioning, spacious closets and in-unit washer and dryers. Members also get to take advantage of a range of community amenities, such as a landscaped barbecue and picnic area, playground, sparkling swimming pool and planned resident activities. In a nutshell, our apartments in Essex County have everything you need to live comfortably in Massachusetts.

Management Company: JRK Property Holdings

Office Hours Closed

  • Sunday: Closed
  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday - Friday: 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Saturday: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

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