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Briarwood

7640 Whispering Brook, Portage, MI 49024
7640 Whispering Brook, Portage, MI 49024

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Resident 2018 - 2019
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02/28/2020
I should have seen the signs before I even moved in. After I applied, I had to inquire about my application several times and was told the office didn't know how to process the application so they needed to consult corporate? What? Lease wasn't even ready… See More
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evvaB` • Resident 2019 - 2020
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02/28/2020
I am happy to say I can call Briarwood home. The grounds are very well maintained in the summer time and I love the pool! All of the staff has been amazing. It is a peaceful setting and close to everything. The neighbors are all quiet… See More
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Resident 2017 - 2019
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02/23/2020
Worst apartment complex ever and this is not an exaggeration. To start off everything was constantly needing fixing. No matter how many times maintenance came, nothing was ever fixed properly. The apartment complex has rowdy tenants that will be fighting in the middle of the night… See More
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Resident 2017 - 2019
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02/28/2019
I've lived here for almost 2 years and I love it! Such a cozy place to call home. Great staff and maintenance is always on top of things if an issue arises. I would definitely recommend Briarwood apartments for a great place to live! See More
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Resident 1994 - 2015
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10/23/2015
I have lived at Briarwood since 1994 and I love it! The staff is great, the grounds look good and I have had no real issues with my apartment. Minor maintenance issues are fixed quickly if not same day. I recommend this community to anyone! See More
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honestreview1115 • Resident 2014 - 2015
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10/05/2015
I lived at briarwood for a year and one month before I bought my home. My experience was terrible. Let's start from the beginning shall we? Move in day- We walked into the manager and a maintenance worker in the apartment, cleaning. The manager said "I… See More
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[email protected] • Resident 2014 - 2015
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09/28/2015
I utilized Briarwood apartments for a short term lease of 3 months. My roommate and I had looked elsewhere but found that a great majority of complexes instill a fee onto these short term leases of up to $150. Briarwood did not do this, which was… See More
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katieholland3 • Resident 2014 - 2015
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08/03/2015
My fiancé and I just moved out of Briarwood because we purchased our first home. When we moved into Briarwood, the property managers set us up promptly with a move-in date, with zero complications. There were a few things that required maintenance a few months later… See More
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Resident 2012 - 2015
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07/25/2015
I lived at Briarwood for four years total, and always found it a great place to live. The location is great. I've always had positive experience with the staff, who knew me by name and greeted me when I would come into the office. Anytime I… See More
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Resident 2015
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06/23/2015
Clean swimming pool, beautiful grounds, free cookies and coffee, staff took time for us and made us feel welcome maintenance fixed a gutter the first month we were here and we didn't even ask. See More
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Resident 2011 - 2015
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06/12/2015
Great community to live in. See More
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funktionz • Resident 2015
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06/02/2015
I've just recently moved into Briarwood. So far i have hardly any complaints. I am happy with my one bedroom unit. I had a couple new fixtures installed and also a new dishwasher i believe. Feels much bigger than the actual square footage. Friendly staff that… See More
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inthewasteland • Resident 2013 - 2015
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04/14/2015
My boyfriend and I moved into Briarwood in 2013. Our first day, we noticed a horrible smell in the kitchen. It wasn't coming from anything we brought in (obviously), so we started to explore. Upon pulling out the fridge, we noticed some...sludge in the little tray… See More
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kira0318 • Prospective Resident Visited 2014
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10/02/2014
My husband and I were moving to Portage, MI from out of state on a very short timeline because of a sudden job change. I visited Briarwood and told the leasing agent that we were looking to move in two weeks and wondered if they would… See More
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RichoneDay99 • Prospective Resident Visited 2013
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07/26/2013
I am a prospective tenant and I was a bit turned off at the fact that the complex is charging a cleaning fee at all!!... not to mention $100!! I found that strange and never heard before a complex charging a new prospective tenant a fee… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2013
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02/15/2013
DO NOT and I repeat DO NOT move here. The office staff is rude and always lazing around on their computers. They never answer the phones or call back when you leave a message. The maintenance crew is completely incompetent. They never fix anything correctly and… See More
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Resident 2013
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01/17/2013
Worst place I have ever lived. My wife and I moved in to Briarwood so that we could save some extra money for a house, what a mistake. We paid 100 dollars before moving in for what the office called a "cleaning charge". When looking at… See More
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Resident 2007 - 2012
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04/12/2012
It amazess me that I am reading many of these posts and the people writing it seem to be disrespectful and rude. If you are not happy move. This place is great. I have lived here several years and enjoy it. I have only had problems… See More
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Resident 2011
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02/28/2012
I lived here, mostly because they do short month lease, while worked at a company near here. I lived here as I wanted to save money but now have realized that money spent on locality and apartment is important as I was involved in an incident… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2012
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01/25/2012
Your experince at briarwood really depends completley on what building you live in. My experince is absloutley horrible and the only reason that I continue to resign my lease is because of my pets and its such a pain to move in the winter, but the… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2011
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11/21/2011
I have lived in this complex since 2010. The only new item was lounge chairs for the pool. When several buildings had no power for several days and the office did have power AND heat...they refused to open it for the tenants that had no where… See More
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abrex62 • Resident 2009 - 2010
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03/24/2010
I would really like to know what building some of you live in? The one I'm in is just great! The only thing I can really complain about is the laundry situation... That kind of sucks but other than that, I have lived a very bad… See More
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Resident 2007 - 2009
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12/11/2009
Since I have moved into Briarwood 2 years ago there have been many changes that I have seen/noticed. The grounds look great no trash anywhere! They do a great job keeping up on that. All summer long the maintenance staff did balcony restorations and the new… See More
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Resident 2006 - 2009
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12/09/2009
I would have to say that the Briarwood apartments are an okay play to live, but not the best. The staff acts as if it cares, but are usually extremely slow to respond and do something if they do anything at all. They don't really care… See More
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no2eenhoorn • Resident 2007 - 2008
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12/09/2009
THIS PLACE MIGHT NOT BE QUITE AS BAD IN MY OPINION IF IT WASNT RUN BY SUCH A CHEAP COMPANY.THE DRUGS AND CRIME ARE UNBEARABLE, EVEN THEIR STAFF ARE A BUNCH OF ADMITTED POTHEADS SINCE THEY DON'T DRUG TEST AFTER THEY INTIALLY DO WHEN THEY HIRE… See More
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Features & Amenities

Laundry

  • Laundry On-Site
  • Laundry in Units

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Pets

  • Dogs Allowed
    Deposit: Required
    Rent: Required
    Restrictions: Breed restrictions apply.
  • Cats Allowed
    Deposit: Required
    Rent: Required

Disclaimer: Pet Policy data have been collected from Internet users and may not be a reliable indicator of current or comprehensive pet policies offered.

Floor Plans & Pricing

1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $775

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    1 Bedroom

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $1,011

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    2 Bedrooms

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Frequently Asked

What are noise levels like at Briarwood?
The community is rated 3.3/5 stars, which is considered having quiet noise levels on average.

How satisfied are residents with the upkeep and overall appearance of the grounds at Briarwood?
The community is rated 3.7/5 stars, signifying much satisfaction on average.

How safe is Briarwood?
The community is rated 3.7/5 stars, which is considered being very safe on average.

How satisfied are residents with the neighborhood
The community is rated 4.3/5 stars, signifying extreme satisfaction on average.

How effective was the maintenance team when resolving your problem?
The community is rated 2.3/5 stars, which is considered being moderately effective on average.

What is the pet policy at Briarwood?
Dogs Allowed
Deposit: Required
Rent: Required
Restrictions: Breed restrictions apply.
Cats Allowed
Deposit: Required
Rent: Required

What types of floor plans are available?
1 Bed, 1 Bath and 2 Beds, 1 Bath


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