Apartments Bridgewater MA

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Pembroke Woods
(877) 402-0276
1100 Pembroke Woods Drive
Pembroke, MA
Flow Seamlessly from One Moment to the Other. * Your world is multifaceted. Weve designed a luxurious community that keeps up with every mesmerizing and intrinsic angle. Enjoy innovative style and sophisticated amenities surrounded by a gorgeous scenic backdrop. Nature is one of our biggest amenities. Its small town living that thinks big. Its quintessential New England style for the 21st century. Its everything youve wanted and much * more. Make Pembroke Woods your destiny today.

Avalon Sharon
(877) 344-6148
2500 Avalon Drive
Sharon, MA
Welcome home to Avalon Sharon. Located halfway between Boston and Providence with easy access to I-95. Enjoy our clubhouse, fitness center with cardio theater, sparkling pool, beautifully landscaped picnic BBQ area, and playground. Visit today and see why so many people love to call Avalon Sharon home!

J.E. Furnished Apartments Quincy
(877) 821-1931
33 Furnace Ave
Quincy, MA
J.E. has specialized in furnished apartments since 1968, and has learned what people come to expect. J.E. has provided short-term housing for thousands of satisfied companies and individuals throughout Massachusetts. If you need temporary housing, make J.E. your home away from home.

Nahatan Terrace
(877) 904-7583
1-67 Centennial Drive
Norwood, MA
Nahatan Terrace offers a quiet community atmosphere. Located minutes from Rte 95 and Rte 128. Walking distance to Norwood Center and the commuter rail. Beautifully landscaped with spacious pool to relax by. Friendly, helpful staff on-site, to accommodate your every need.

Battles Farm Village
(866) 688-1140
225 Battles Street
Brockton, MA

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Avalon Blue Hills
(877) 344-5699
One Avalon Drive
Randolph, MA
Currently located just south of Boston, Avalon Blue Hills is set in a beautiful wooded landscape on the Randolph/Canton line. This is a brand new community offering spacious 1 and 2 bedroom apartments with scenic view, nearby shopping and easy access to Route 128. Avalon Blue Hills is a perfect combination of suburban style and urban convenience. Enjoy great amenities including a resident clubhouse, fitness center and swimming pool.

Eaves Quincy
(877) 344-5459
150 Quarry Street
Quincy, MA
A conveniently located community, just 8 miles South of Boston and just minutes from Routes 93, 3, and 128. Eaves Quincy offers a variety of one and two bedrooms designed to meet your needs. Eaves Quincy provides exceptional customer service and beautiful amenities without the expensive price tag. Public transportation - MBTA 245 Bus - is available and stops right in front of the community, which will take you directly to Quincy Center.

Olde Derby Village
(877) 624-0477
4 Olde Derby Road
Norwood, MA
Your beautiful new home is waiting – call Olde Derby Village today.

Waterford Village
(800) 566-9491
51 Meadow Lane
Bridgewater, MA

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Taunton Gardens
(866) 625-9695
26 Winslow Drive
Taunton, 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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