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Esther Short Commons

555 W 8th Street, Vancouver, WA 98660
555 W 8th Street, Vancouver, WA 98660

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Resident 2015 - 2018 Not Recommended

Updated 06/12/2018

Reviewed 06/12/2018

The slums of Mumbai meets Vancouver Washington. This is a REAL review from a REAL tenant who isnt afraid of them. Here's my review of Esther Short Commons..... I have lived here 2 years and over 80% of the tenants are having horrible issues with staff… See More
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allsionpeters727 • Resident 2015 - 2017 Not Recommended

Updated 11/01/2017

Reviewed 11/01/2017

Apparently if they do not like your review they report it to have it removed from the public view! They reported my review and there was another one before mine and they had them removed. Way to go Management Company instead of teaching your staff how… See More
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Resident 2016 - 2017 Recommended

Updated 09/12/2017

Reviewed 09/12/2017

I have lived here 10 months and there are only 2 issues that I have. 1. Maintenance takes FOREVER, usually 7-14 days! #2, Parking. There are not enough handicapped spots and you pay $50-$60 for a parking space and the wait list is about 4-6 months.… See More
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Resident 2012 - 2016 Recommended

Updated 08/13/2016

Reviewed 08/13/2016

Esther Short Commons is a family-friendly secure and wonderful bldg in the heart of downtown Vancouver. I have lived here over 4 years and the management staff is wonderful the building is great I have a spectacular view from my unit and I have never had… See More
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Resident 2014 - 2016 Recommended

Updated 01/07/2016

Reviewed 01/07/2016

Management and maintenance staff are very friendly and helpful. Whenever we have a question or concern they help us right away. Recently there has been some management change and many of my neighbors are very pleased with the new management. My experience has been great so… See More
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Resident 2015 Not Recommended

Updated 11/04/2015

Reviewed 11/04/2015

This place is terrible. The assistant manager is rude, cruel, and discriminates. They ignore you when you ask for repairs. If they don't like you they will harass you and treat you in an undignified manner. It's awful. The plumbing is bad, so expect your toilet… See More
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bigjimeee • Resident 2013 - 2015 Not Recommended

Updated 10/27/2015

Reviewed 10/27/2015

The apartment is ok, nothing too special. However you can hear all of your neighbors sounds. So, if you are in the middle somewhere thats a lot of neighbor sounds. The management seems to change fairly often. The current management seems ok except the weekend manager.… See More
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Resident 2014 - 2015 Not Recommended

Updated 08/09/2015

Reviewed 08/09/2015

Stay away from this income restricted community. The management company Coast Real Estate are dishonest, calculating and vindictive. They harass residents that they don't like. The give residents a hard time. The always turn the hot water off, and you have to go a day without… See More
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Resident 2013 - 2015 Not Recommended

Updated 02/09/2015

Reviewed 02/09/2015

The walls and floors/ceilings of the apartments are poorly insulated, meaning you hear everything your neighbors are doing. Toilets flushing, the water running in the walls is extremely loud for a building that's only 10 years old. The washer noise is horrendous. Who's brilliant idea was… See More
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Resident 2013 - 2014 Not Recommended

Updated 03/27/2014

Reviewed 03/27/2014

I live in the Building right now, Management has went around and has asked hand picked people in the building to write a review about the place, ok so here we go. Management is horrible the way they treat and talk to certain people, if they… See More
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Resident 2013 - 2014 Recommended

Updated 03/20/2014

Reviewed 03/20/2014

I have lived here roughly a year and have really enjoyed my experience with Esther Short Commons. The management is excellent and goes out of their way to both help and reach out to the tenants of the apartments. They are always there to listen to… See More
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GrandmaPrecious • Resident 2013 - 2014 Recommended

Updated 02/17/2014

Reviewed 02/17/2014

We have been here for 6 months and have had a great experience. We love our view of the park and the river, being within walking distance of the library, movies, restaurants and 1st Friday art walks. Concerts in the park from our Patio, and next… See More
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Resident 2014 Recommended

Updated 02/17/2014

Reviewed 02/17/2014

I moved here in 2007. The longer I have been here, the better it gets. Management is knowledgeable, considerate, and helpful. Their concern is for every tenant having the best experience possible in their apartment homes. Nice views from every location. I love my park, river… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2013 Not Recommended

Updated 11/22/2013

Reviewed 11/22/2013

STAY AWAY Look let me give you the low down this is a low income building the only one in the area. Because you live in the building the rest of the neiborhood will treat you badly very badly.The walls are so then you can here… See More
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Resident 2013 Recommended

Updated 08/05/2013

Reviewed 08/05/2013

I really like living here, it is close to the park and everything I need. All the office staff and maintenance is great and they are all very pleasant. My neighbors are really nice and even came by and welcomed me when I moved in. This… See More
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Resident 2013 Not Recommended

Updated 07/31/2013

Reviewed 07/31/2013

Worst place ever, landlord -------- wont do her job she is rude and unprofessional. She will roll her eyes at you and if she does not like you she will do what she can to have you evicted. THIS place needs to be sued. They will… See More
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Resident 2011 - 2013 Recommended

Updated 05/08/2013

Reviewed 05/08/2013

When friends come over they have to park on the street and I have to pay for my assigned parking spot or park on the street too. I also wish this place had a gym. Otherwise, it's not too bad. There's some homeless people around, but… See More
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prockbeats • Resident 2012 Not Recommended

Updated 05/24/2012

Reviewed 05/24/2012

First off, the leasing office staff is ran by a bunch of mindless fat dolts, that make little effort to give a crap about the people living in their apartments. I've lived here for a year and a half and it's gone downhill with each passing… See More
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Resident 2006 - 2012 Not Recommended

Updated 01/09/2012

Reviewed 01/09/2012

I have lived in the building the past 5 yrs, a majority of which problem free. The new office manager and maintenance worker are mind-blowing careless and disrespectful. My apartment has flooded from my kitchen sink 3x now. The most recent occurred about a month ago.… See More
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Prospective Resident Visited 2011 Not Recommended

Updated 08/11/2011

Reviewed 08/11/2011

I came in to visit a friend with my service dog and they very rudely told me to get out with my dog I came 100 miles and was just stopping by while in town and told them its a sercice dog and they still wouldnot… See More
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Resident 2010 Recommended

Updated 10/04/2010

Reviewed 10/04/2010

The only good I find here seems to come from w/s/g paid, low electric bill, and being close to a lot. The bad stuff sadly out weighs the good though. First and foremost... if you like to watch a movie, talk with friends, or sleep through… See More
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Resident 2009 Not Recommended

Updated 11/16/2009

Reviewed 11/16/2009

The office manager is a very unpleasant women. I have found her to be rude, unfriendly and unwilling to do more then the absolute minimum necessary. See More
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Resident 2007 - 2008 Not Recommended

Updated 09/04/2008

Reviewed 09/04/2008

I was first drawn to Esther Short Commons becuase they have a washer and dryer in each unit, dishwasher, lots of light, updated appliances, and card access on the main floor doors (which is important to me, being a single female on my own). I thought… See More
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Ravier • Resident 2006 Recommended

Updated 10/25/2006

Reviewed 10/25/2006

Great view. Pleasant staff.. whole building was just getting started up when I moved in so you expect a few flubbs with the fire alarm and such. apart from a few problems with transients and unruly tennants I greatly enjoyed my time there in apt 411… See More
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Resident 2004 - 2005 Not Recommended

Updated 10/30/2005

Reviewed 10/30/2005

I was on the waiting list to get into this building before it had even been completed. The first residents were allowed to move in at the beginning of November 2004. At that point, it seemed nice enough.<br>As time progressed, the building has gotten worse. Since… See More
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  • Dogs Allowed
    Deposit: Required
    Weight Limit: 25lbs
  • Cats Allowed
    Deposit: Required

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Studio, 1 Bathroom

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    $900

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    Studio

1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $875

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    1 Bedroom

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    $1,048

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    2 Bedrooms

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