Belcrest Apartments

5440 Cass Avenue, Detroit, MI 48202
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Resident 2019 Recommended
Reviewed 10/23/2019
Great Apartment to live in. 5 minute walk to Wayne State. Management is very friendly and helpful. Maintenance is very good with what they do, always takes care of whatever problem i had that needed to be fixed. My neighbors are very quiet and respectful. The… See More
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Peter Sahutske • Resident 2015 - 2016 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/20/2017
Apartments are not maintained , Manager Lauren is very unprofessional, I can guarantee anyone who rents WILL NOT get security deposit back,even if there are no damages or violations. If your looking for honesty and integrity this is not the place. Please look elsewhere these people… See More
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Resident 2017 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/09/2017
The people are nice and the management is cool but the owners of the building are the worst people I've ever met. I've experienced as well as many, many others, the owners not giving back security deposit and screwing you over for over 600 dollars easy.… See More
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bp421 • Resident 2015 - 2016 Not Recommended
Reviewed 01/04/2017
RANK MINUS 10 STARS!!! Bug infestations No resolution Holding security deposit Owner Absence and Ignorance We were told upon moving out of this bug infested, poorly managed, completely absent owner, building issues ignored complex, that the owner is a retired Tiger Baseball player who bought this… See More
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Resident 2013 - 2014 Not Recommended
Reviewed 05/27/2015
If I could give this establishment 0 stars, I would. My apartment itself was fine, after insisting that they replace the carpet (which had gum stuck to it when I moved in). The management is absolutely terrible - I cannot stress that enough. The girl who… See More
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Resident 2011 - 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/30/2013
They have recently changed ownership and have begun a splurge of towing cars from the private parking lot. While this may help the residents be assured of spaces, if ever a resident's car is towed mistakenly - they are not amenable to getting the resident's car… See More
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StephAlexandra • Resident 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 06/16/2013
Wow! These reviews are ridiculous. I'm glad that I didn't read them before moving in. I lived at the Belcrest for a year, and I've lived in Midtown for five years while I've been a student at Wayne State. The Belcrest is the BEST building I've… See More
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Resident 2011 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 02/08/2013
I currently live in the Belcrest, and I find some of these reviews to be ridiculous. First off, the manager, Michael, is no longer here. (However, I never had a problem with him and found his candidness and profanity amusing) The new manager, Lauren, is nothing… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/05/2013
it's just this not a well kept place,I've lived here three years,management dont know how to talk to you repairs arent made everything is patched. the halls smell like cat pi-- dog sh-- not picked up not even in front of buiiding dont give your money… See More
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nikkic545 • Resident 2012 - 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/02/2013
I live in belcrest right now and I am having a few problems. The manager told me they are NOT ALLOWED to give out the boss's or owners name or phone number!! I did not know it was illegal or not allowed. I thought it was… See More
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motown12 • Resident 2010 - 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/25/2012
The owner of the Belcrest needs to start paying attention to the reviews on this site.
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Resident 2011 - 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/08/2012
You think that this apartment building is nice when you move in. Because they have a pool and it's conveniently located on Cass Ave you think that you're getting a good deal fro your money...wrong. 1. Your heating bill will be high every month (can be… See More
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restrictionenzyme • Resident 2011 - 2012 Recommended
Reviewed 07/31/2012
I lived in the Belcrest for a year. It was a nice building to live in for the area. I would highly recommend it for graduate and undergraduate students going to Wayne State University. The place is pretty well kept up, the staff are pretty friendly,… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2012 Recommended
Reviewed 07/06/2012
It appears my review was deleted. Is it because they don't want people to know, that they did in fact, HAVE BED BUGS?! I know it's not avoidable in big cities. They did handle the situation well. So I don't understand why my review was deleted.… See More
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Resident 2004 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/02/2011
Most of the other reviews on this site are either extremely negative or quite positive. I would like to write a fair and honest review from my perspective. I lived in the Belcrest Apartments for six years while attending grad school. The advantages to living in… See More
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yidetroit • Resident 2008 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/03/2011
This place is aweful. I would never recommend anyone to live there. I moved out last August and I cleaned the apartment very well. After moving, I called them 6 times asking about deposit, they kept saying it will be sent to you, but I never… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/16/2011
The old, dirty apartment is the worst apartment I have ever seen in my whole life!!!!!!!!!! Everything sucks!!! Especially the apartment manager!!! If you pass by the apartment, be careful, someone will throw trash onto your head. The room is so dirty, your shoe will stick… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 01/18/2011
My kitchen sink was obnoxiously small, an atrocious bedbug infestation which was 98% cleaned up, unfortunately I ended up throwing out my couch, but one of the maintenance people kindly found me a new one for free. Mike does have PMS issues every once in awhile… See More
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Prospective Resident Visited 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 06/17/2010
So management is an issue, but I thought I should post a picture of what the building actually looks like. I am a proud resident, living in Detroit and I think they need whatever they can get! What can I say I want cleaner neighbors! Here's… See More
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peanut49 • Resident 2007 - 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 03/29/2010
This is ridiculous! I am NOT a manager or owner, I am a tenant of 3 years and you people are nuts. This is a great place to live. Yes, the electric bill is high, but it is a small price to pay for a beautiful… See More
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zipper2010 • Prospective Resident Visited 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/29/2010
Peanut49 - you like high electric bill, you like people yelling at you, you like old building with old elevator that would alarm and echo through the whole building waking every student, baby and dog in the place, and you even enjoyed maintenance man and wife… See More
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lig6801 • Prospective Resident Visited 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/28/2010
In my last 15 years living in all different places acrss different states, I have never ever seen an apartment duty manager as rude as the one in this apartment. When I helped my friend moving into this apartment, since we had 5 boxes to carry… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/07/2010
The belcrest is a very beautiful building but there are alot of problems here right now. I really dont see anybody working around here anymore. We had someone here who was in maintence but I havent seen him, people have told me he was fired I… See More
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Resident 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 10/21/2009
I love it here. no bugs. great maintenance. you know, people will respect you and your apartment if you respect them. Dont expect them to be at your door as soon as you need them because this building is 12 stories high and its old. there… See More
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Resident 2006 - 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 08/29/2009
I am a satisfied tenant at The Belcrest. The 2 recent negative reviews of The Belcrest on Apartment Ratings do not reflect the sentiments of most of the tenants in our building. I do not think these negative posters would be happy living in the Taj… See More
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  • Dogs Allowed
    Deposit: Required
    Rent: Required
    Restrictions: Breed restrictions apply.
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    Deposit: Required
    Rent: Required

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Studio, 1 Bathroom

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    $529

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    Studio

1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $738

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    1 Bedroom

1 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

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    $974

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    1 Bedroom

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

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    $936

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    2 Bedrooms

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

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    $2,134

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    3 Bedrooms

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Belcrest Apartments is an apartment in Detroit in zip code 48202. This community has a Studio - 3 bedroom, 1 - 2 bathroom, and is for rent for $529 - $2,134. Nearby cities include Hamtramck, Highland Park, Ferndale, Hazel Park, and Dearborn. 48208, 48201, 48211, 48206, and 48226 are nearby zip codes.

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