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Residences At Riverwalk
(877) 904-0221
1 River Court
Amesbury, MA
Description
Welcome to Amesbury Massachusetts' most desirable apartment community, Residences at Riverwalk! Live in historic elegance with eighty-seven modern apartment homes surrounded by lush landscaping and the natural beauty of the Powwow River and all within steps of the Riverwalk Trail. These historic mill building apartments offer large windows and scenic beauty, with a variety of unique spacious floor plans featuring one, two and three bedroom apartments.

Avalon Danvers
(877) 345-0746
1101 Kirkbride Drive
Danvers, MA
Description
Just 13 miles north of Boston, there is a premier luxury rental community on Hawthorne Hill. Avalon Danvers offers a laid back lifestyle close to the local high-tech businesses, making the work commute a breeze. Beautiful on-site landscaping and a serene ambiance add to this lifestyle of ease. And, Avalon's exceptional list of on-site amenities affords residents more time for fun and exercise.

Longview at Georgetown
(866) 807-7346
9 Patriot Lane
Georgetown, MA

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Smith + St. John, Inc.
(617) 835-4128
104 Main Street
Topsfield, MA
 
Mill Falls
(978) 683-0092
51 Osgood Street
Methuen, MA

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Avalon Andover
(877) 361-0696
460 River Road
Andover, MA
Description
Welcome to Avalon Andover. A premier location in one of the most desirable towns in Massachusetts is the setting for Avalon Andover, a brand new, smoke-free, apartment community northwest of Boston, close to shopping, restaurants major highways and public transportation.Call for more information.

Residences at Riverwalk
(877) 292-8017
1 River Ct
Amesbury, MA

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Bayside Apartments
(978) 356-4700
101 Colonial Dr
Ipswich, MA

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Royal Crest Estates
(866) 648-8695
50 Royal Crest Drive
North Andover, MA

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Summit Place
(866) 927-6943
142 Pleasant Valley Street
Methuen, MA

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Preparing the Necessary Pre Apartment Search Documents

By Julie Fishman

If you thought finding an apartment was a struggle, you are in for a treat, mon frere. Actually sealing the deal is half the battle, and in most cases it involves an infuriating mix of timing, luck, and favoritism. Fortunately, a little preparation and a light sprinkling of gamesmanship can give you the head start you need to nip all those other jokers at the finish line. Prepare your documentation beforehand and bring it with you when you visit apartments to put yourself on the leader board from the word “Go.” Next, make sure that any roommates have their things in order, as well. If anyone is out of town, you will need to fax all of the documents and have them sent back. In some states, these documents may need to be notarized (the same goes for guarantor’s forms, which are discussed below). Finally, try to buddy up with the super and doorman when you visit the apartment—they are on the front line and will know exactly the right time to strike.

What You'll Need

Gather these essential items below and bring them on apartment hunt outings.

  • Copy of Photo ID – Driver’s license or passport should suffice, even if the picture resembles a celebrity mug shot.
  • Letter of Employment – Must verify employment length, position, and salary.
  • Last 2 Pay Stubs
  • Copies of your Tax Return – Some places require just the past year, others require the past two years, so bring both just to be extra safe.
  • Most Recent Bank Statement
  • Copy of Previous Lease – Make sure the lease has the previous managing agent’s info and let’s hope there are no skeletons in the closet. If you did have a falling out with your last managing agent, pretend you spent the last few years at the ’rents.
  • Letters of Recommendation – In the absence of written notes, names and phone numbers of personal or business references should be enough.
  • Rental Application and Fee – The application will be provided by either the landlord, broker, or management company. Most often it is filled out on the spot, but occasionally it can be done in advance if there is a particular building or management company to which you are confining your search. The fee (about $50) is used to process the application and run a credit check.

Note that if a guarantor is involved, all of the above items will be required from them, as well.

Getting a Guarantee May Require a Guarantor

Most management companies require that a tenant’s income be above a minimum level, usually about 40-45x the monthly rent (income of roommates can be combined). For a $2,000/mo apartment that means you have to make between $80 and $90K. If you don’t stack this type of money (you’re not alone), you may need a guarantor to co-sign the lease. The guarantor agreement is provided by the landlord or management company and requires some basic personal and financial information. Signing it legally obligates the guarantor (usually a family member or close friend) to pay rent if you de...

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