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APARTMENT COMMUNITY POLICIES
- RENTAL PAYMENT
Your rent is due and payable on the first day of each month. There will be an initial late charge of $75.00 after the 3rd day of the month where there is any amount due on the account. An additional charge of $10.00 per day will be charged until receipt of rent and all late charges are received.
- COMMUNITY APPEARANCE Porch, patio and balcony areas should not detract from the overall appearance of the apartment. Porches, patios or balconies may have porch type furniture and potted plants only. Any exception will have to be approved by the Resident Manager in written form. Motorcycles, bicycles and motorbikes must be parked in an area designated by the Resident Manager. Only approved apartment draperies may be placed in the windows. Before hanging flower baskets or displaying flower pots, please check with the Resident Manager regarding the regulations.
Please do not hang laundry, clothes, rugs, or bedding outside to dry or air anywhere outside of the apartment. No bathing suits or towels are permitted to be hung outside. Laundry rooms and individual washer/dryer or washer/dryer connections are provided to take care of cleaning and drying clothes.
- KEYS AND LOCKS
After the initial issue of keys, any reissue of keys will be at the resident's expense at the rate shown below:
1. Door key $5.00
2. Mail box key $5.00
Resident agrees not to change or alter locks at any time unless given written permission by the Management. There will be a charge of $25.00 per occurrence to rekey locks, at resident's written request.
Requests for maintenance and repairs should be made in person to the office in writing. Broken windows, broken or damaged doors or damaged window screens or coverings will be charged back to the resident.
The Resident Manager will advise you of your parking area either in a covered or open parking area. Advise your guests to park in the area designated for guests. Do not store anything in a covered carport area.
We do not give out telephone or apartment numbers. If you have a guest coming or are expecting a delivery or repair person, please call the office and let us know. We will not let anyone under any circumstances in your apartment unless you give us specific written permission.
A thirty (30) day written notice must be given to the Resident Manager prior to move out. Once you have given the written notice, your apartment will be pre-leased and any costs of inconvenience experienced by the new resident because of your delay in vacating the apartment will be charged to you.
If your apartment needs exterminating, please advise the office and a schedule will be set up for the extermination. All items must be removed from the cabinets before treatment can be done.
- DISHWASHER AND GARBAGE DISPOSAL
Please contact the office regarding the operation of these appliances. Do not put the following items down the disposal or kitchen sink:
1. Bones or seed stones
2. Eggshells or celery
3. Fat or grease
4. Melon rinds or corn husks
5. Any non-food items
Telephones may be installed only where there are telephone outlets.
- POOL RULES
Pool rules are displayed in the pool areas and attached to your lease agreement.
- RIDING APPARATUS
Toys, tricycles, scooters, roller skates or blades, skateboards, bicycles, balls, etc. must be contained inside of your apartment or patio (if enclosed) when not being used. The maintenance or courtesy patrol personnel will pick up any trash and toys left on the sidewalk, grounds or parking areas and it will be disposed of. Riding or playing is not allowed in the halls, stairways, carports, or driveways and no one is allowed to mark or write on buildings, walls, sidewalks and other surfaces with pencils, crayons, chalk, or other materials.
See Application Process Guidelines and/or Lease Addendum.
- BATHROOM COMMODES
Commodes will not handle sanitary napkins, diapers or toys.
- AUTO REPAIR
If your automobile is in need of any repair, it must be removed from the property for this work. Never fuel, oil, grease, or repair an automobile on the property.
- JUNK VEHICLES
If an automobile, truck, or other vehicle is inoperable, please remove it from the property. A vehicle is inoperable if any of these situations exist:
1. If the tires do not have normal inflation
2. If the vehicle does not run
3. If the vehicle does not have fenders, doors, or hood over the engine
4. If the vehicle docs not have a valid license plate, inspection sticker and registration
Inoperable vehicles will be towed at the owner's expense.
- WINDOW COVERINGS
Do not block windows with cardboard, tinfoil, bed sheets, or colored draperies. The Management reserves the right to designate window coverings.
- APARTMENT INSURANCE
It is wise to check with your insurance agent regarding fire and theft insurance coverage on your furniture and other personal property. Our buildings are covered, but not your clothes, furniture, and other personal property.
- PICTURE HANGING
Before hanging pictures, please check with your Resident Manager.
- AERIALS/SALTELLITE DISHES
No aerial or other structures for radio, television, or any other purpose shall be erected without prior written consent of the Management. Sec satellite addendum.
- LOCK OUTS
There will be a lock out charge of $25.00 per occurrence after office hours.
- ADDITIONAL RULES
The Management shall have the right to make such other reasonable rules from time to time as in its' judgment may be needed to enhance the cleanliness and orderliness of the premises and the comfort of the residents of the buildings. Notice of any additional rules and regulations will be given to residents in writing.
The above rules and regulations constitute covenants and agreements between the parties and said covenants and agreements are part of the lease agreement attached hereto. Upon violation thereof the lease may be cancelled at the option of the Management, giving the resident three (3) days written notice of its' intention to declare the lease cancelled, whereupon this lease shall cease and terminate.
By chossing "I Agree" and continuing to the application, you acknowledge that you have read and understand ALL of the above information.