Great Oaks

940 Oakwood Drive, Rochester, MI 48307
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Great Oaks

940 Oakwood Drive

Rochester, MI 48307

 
 
 
 
 
 

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tee228 • Resident 2015 - 2018 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/05/2018
After spending many years here at Great Oaks Apartments it was okay. The office people were very scripted and NEVER had answers to questions. Trying to get maintenance was a huge issue. When you call they ask if they are allowed to enter and when you… See More
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Former Resider • Resident 2016 - 2017 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/29/2017
These apartments are very average for what you get. We have lived in apartment communities that are much cheaper and better maintained than this for sure. The staff is responsive, but anywhere we have lived they are responsive, so big rip!!! Paying your rent online...EVERYONE OFFERS… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2017 Recommended
Reviewed 04/24/2017
Last review, sounds like my neighbor... LOL She complained about everything. I live at Great Oaks and I have no complaints. You can pay rent online and send a service request too online. I really enjoy my apartment and maintenance is terrific. Anytime I call the… See More
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Resident 2015 - 2017 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/06/2017
We moved out this year, thank god. We could not stand living here for the amount of money we were paying in rent. We could hear everything in the entire building: slamming doors all hours of the day and night, dogs barking, people even walking below… See More
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Resident 2013 - 2017 Recommended
Reviewed 02/10/2017
Great Oaks is a beautiful community. I love my apartment. Customer service from the office staff and maintenance team is incredible. I'm so glad I rented here! See More
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Resident 2010 - 2016 Recommended
Reviewed 12/15/2016
I have lived at Great Oaks for 6 years and the place gets better and better. The staff is attentive and pretty nice. I love living at Great Oaks. No issues here, not sure why you wouldn't want to live here. The location is perfect and… See More
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Resident 2016 Recommended
Reviewed 05/10/2016
Ive lived there for about 10 months , I can say that its a beautiful place and the apartments are very nice , the only issue i would warn you about is the collage kids yes Oakland University is just down the road and Yes Mommy… See More
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Nfavaro • Resident 2015 - 2016 Recommended
Reviewed 01/03/2016
I have lived in Great Oaks for a year and love it here! The office staff is so sweet and kind. The apartments are nice and the maintenance works quickly, usually getting to my apartment the day I call with an issue. I have a dog… See More
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Resident 2007 - 2014 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/23/2015
The office staff comes off as fake. Office people seem like they are reading a script when you visit. They spend money on a Model to show prospective residents but the real apartments are dumps. They remodeled cabinets but did a half assed job and painted… See More
Great Oaks Manager03/24/2015

Dear Former Resident, We thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience at Great Oaks. I am sorry to learn you were unhappy while residing here. We value our residents and do our best to make it a positive living experience. We have been very excited about the renovations at our community and feel bad you did not feel the same way about the recent upgrades to your apartment home. I apologize that you were unhappy with the appearance of our laundry room as well. When a maintenance concern is brought to our attention, our maintenance staff work hard to address it with in 24 hours. Thank you again for your valued feedback, your opinion is very important to us.

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Resident 2010 - 2014 Recommended
Reviewed 10/02/2014
Great Oaks Apartments has made so many improvements inside and outside. Beautiful. I have been here for four years and love it. See More
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annjolsch • Resident 2008 - 2014 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/09/2014
Great Oaks has issues with respecting the comfort and privacy of their residents. At most apartments where I have lived, my apartment was rarely entered unless I called with a maintenance issue or there was a maintenance emergency. At Great Oaks, they leave notices on our… See More
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joyfulfamily1356 • Resident 2009 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 12/23/2013
Our family of 4 has lived here for over 5 years and we love it! It is a beautiful and quiet place to live. Office staff is always friendly. During the summer at the pool, they offer out freeze pops throughout the day. My kids always… See More
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Resident 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 12/02/2013
I don't even know where to start. When we first moved here we thought the apartments were adequate. I mean, they are older but had big windows and a nice location with access to a nice park, and downtown is within walking distance. We could live… See More
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Resident 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 10/13/2013
Overall this is a nice place to live. The maintenance and office staff are friendly and efficient. The parking and location are ideal. Also, the apartment layout is great and updates are under way for all of the buildings. However, the only (and major) complaint I… See More
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mrsgailann • Prospective Resident Visited 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/12/2013
My brother was interested in a townhome and put a deposit down. The only townhome available was being painted and revamped. My brothers credit score isn't that good but he was willing to pay 12 months in advance to be able to rent this townhouse. They… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 09/19/2012
i lived here for almost 2 miserable yrs while searching for a home! first off the maitenance work is crap they will cheaply repair something over and over again and alot of times it is worse after the repair everything is done cheap the paint the… See More
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chuckcomp • Resident 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/25/2012
We were told by Great Oaks Office Personnel that once we moved out of our apartment that they needed 3 weeks to clean the apartment and we were on the hook for the rent until someone else decided to moved in. That is crazy! We should… See More
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Resident 2011 Recommended
Reviewed 06/11/2011
I love living here! Maintenance is incredibly kind and helpful, the grounds are beautiful, and you will not get a cleaner, quieter, and more spacious apartment for the money in this area. Even my neighbors are great-- I never feel uneasy or unsafe when I leave… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/19/2011
BE FOR YOU RENT HERE READ THIS REVIEW!!!!I have lived here for 8 mths now,and its been a night mare!!! Let me explain.When I first signed the lease they told me this was a quiet place.[My daughter and I needed a quiet place because we work… See More
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Resident 2005 - 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 01/02/2011
A family of bad neighbors moved in and right from the start they constantly made noise at all hours of the day and night, let their kids park their bicycles in the hallways, parents parked in random covered parking spaces (which are supposed to be assigned… See More
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kate.sch • Resident 2004 - 2011 Recommended
Reviewed 01/02/2011
I've lived here almost 7 years and I love it. It is walking distance from downtown Rochester and the grocery store. It is also a block from the park and Paint Creek Trail. I live in one of the townhomes and am pleased with the size… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/15/2010
I'll start by saying my husband and I love the area and overall we're happy with the amount of space and the apartment itself. Maintenance is very hit or miss. Our A/C was on its way out and we warned them in the beginning of July.… See More
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Resident 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 09/09/2010
Wow, what can I say! If you're attracted by the trees and courtyards, just watch your step because there is dog crap all around. Great Oaks allows dos but doesn't have any restrictions regarding where the dogs can crap or requirements that owners clean up! Also,… See More
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MovedtoOhio • Resident 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 06/04/2010
Rented a two bedroom apt. that had huge windows in the front and back. Had a problem with the sink but it was fixed right away. Close, covered parking was a big plus.
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fred2980 • Resident 2009 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 05/07/2010
I have lived here for a year now and I can't wait to move. The building is super old and the apartment shows it. Very old appliances that break down ALL THE TIME! The good thing is they have maintenance that respond to problems quickly. The… See More
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Laundry

  • Laundry On-Site

Parking

  • Covered Parking
  • Uncovered Parking

General

  • Pool

Pets

  • Dogs Allowed
    Restrictions: Breed restrictions apply.
    Comments: $300 non refundable pet deposit plus $30 per month
  • Cats Allowed
    Comments: $300 non refundable pet deposit plus $30 per month

Floor Plans & Pricing

1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

  • Price

    $875

  • SQ. FT.

    775

  • Available
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    N/A

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    1 Bedroom

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $980

  • SQ. FT.

    900

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    N/A

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    2 Bedrooms

  • Price

    $995

  • SQ. FT.

    1,000

  • Available
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    N/A

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    2 Bedrooms

  • Price

    $1,000

  • SQ. FT.

    1,007

  • Available
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    N/A

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    2 Bedrooms

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

  • Price

    $1,075

  • SQ. FT.

    1,080

  • Available
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    N/A

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    2 Bedrooms

2 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms

  • Price

    $1,395

  • SQ. FT.

    1,150

  • Available
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    N/A

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    2 Bedrooms

  • Price

    $1,450

  • SQ. FT.

    1,150

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    2 Bedrooms

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Charming traditional architecture surrounded by mature trees. Spacious apartments and townhomes with convenience, privacy and recreation- all part of the Great Oaks experience. Enjoy jogging or walking on neighboring trails. Casual and fine dining; boutiques and antiques just minutes away.

Management Company: SLAVIK Management

Office Hours Closed

  • Sunday: Closed
  • Monday - Friday: 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Saturday: 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

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