Apartments Fort Collins CO

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for Apartments. You will find helpful, informative articles about Apartments, including "Preparing the Necessary Pre Apartment Search Documents". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Fort Collins, CO that will answer all of your questions about Apartments.

The Argyle At Willow Springs
(888) 548-0857
2002 Battlecreek Dr
Fort Collins, CO
The Argyle offers a blend of comfort, convenience and style. Beautiful, well-maintained pool/year round outdoor spa/24 hour fitness and business center/Incredible location/Neighborhood setting/walking distance to movie theatre and restaurants/close to all your shopping needs/Nicely landscaped with plenty of space/bright and open floor plans/Courteous and dependable On-Site staff

Aspenleaf Apartments
(888) 480-6535
3501 S. Stover St.
Fort Collins, CO
Swimming Pool/Kiddie Pool, Corporate Housing!, Close To Public Transportation, On Site Laundry!, LOW DEPOSITS!, Basketball/Volleyball Court, Storage Space, 24-hour On-site Maintenance, Management On-site, Tennis Court, Controlled Access

Fox Meadows
(888) 496-4011
3644 South Timberline Rd
Fort Collins, CO
SE Fort Collins location, Offers 2 Bedroom Apartments For Rent, Near I-25, Spring Creek Trail on site, Clubhouse with Pool & Hot tub, Short term leases available*, Affordable Housing *Restrictions may apply, Hi-Speed Internet Access, Near 3 city parks, W/D available in all Units, Garages available & Accessable units also, 9 ft. high ceilings in all units

Lake Vista
(855) 797-2596
2235 Rocky Mountain Ave.
Loveland, CO
Open floor plans, Kitchens with stainless steel appliances, Spacious walk-in closets, Full size washer and dryer in each unit, Oversized balconies and patios, Vaulted ceilings, Granite slab countertops, Crown molding, Communtiy garden, State-of-the-art Community Center, Lake and Mountain Views, Access to Community Trails

Landmark Apartments
(970) 482-5740
1050 Hobbit St
Fort Collins, CO

Data Provided By:
River Glenn Apartments
(877) 722-7124
2736 Raintree Dr
Fort Collins, CO
1 & 2 Bedroom Apartments For Rent, Cable Hook-ups, Spectacular Mountain Views, Air Conditioning, Walk In Closets, Woodburning Fireplaces, Self Cleaning Ovens, Frost Free Refrigerator, Heated Swimming Pool, Hot Tub, Private B-B-Q

Courtney Park Apartments
(877) 722-4150
4470 South Lemay Avenue
Fort Collins, CO
Newly Redeveloped Inside and Out, New Energy Saving Appliances, Private Patios & Balconies, Sparkling Pool & Year-Round Hot Tub, 24-Hour Fitness Center and Tanning Bed, We Accept Visa & Mastercard, Mature Landscaping, Great Location in Ft. Collins, Spacious, Unique Floor Plans, Private Entries, Monthy Resident Activities, Community Clubhouse

Governor's Park Apartments
(877) 722-0039
700 East Drake Road
Fort Collins, CO
24 Hour Service Guarantee, Sparkling Outdoor Pool, Playground Area, Fireplaces in Every Home, Convenient Location to Shopping areas, Quick Application Approvals, Lighted Tennis Courts, Complimentary Tanning Bed, Brand New Fitness Center, Mature Landscaping, Park Like Setting, Located On Main Bus Route

Peakview By Horseshoe Lake
(866) 251-3345
341 Knobcone Drive
Loveland, CO
Peakview by Horseshoe Lake epitomizes the Colorado lifestyle - at a price you wouldn't expect for such luxury living. Our homes are thoughtfully designed with your active lifestyle in mind. Large windows, open and spacious living areas - complete with gas fireplaces - make Peakview by Horseshoe Lake the perfect community for you.

Scotch Pines East Apartments
(970) 223-4038
915 E Drake Rd
Fort Collins, CO

Data Provided By:
Data Provided By:

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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from

©2010 Gradspot LLC