Do I need an appointment? Do you take walk-ins?
No appointment is necessary to tour our community; however, it is always appreciated if you call ahead to make sure we are available to provide adequate time for you to tour and ask questions. Please arrive no later than one half hour prior to closing if you would like to tour the property. Everyone over 18 must have a valid photo ID to tour the community.
Why do your prices have ranges?
The prices will range on each floor plan depending on the updates done inside the apartment. Updated units may include newer flooring, kitchen appliances, and lighting, faucets, and back splash, 2 inch blinds.
What is the application fee and is it refundable?
Application fees are $50 per person 18 and older occupying the apartment. You may pay these online by credit card, a small fee will apply. All application fees are nonrefundable. Our Administration fee is $75.00.
How do I apply?
Applications may be found under the “floor plans” tab of our property website, or you can stop in the office for a paper application during business hours.
Which utilities do I pay? You can choose the electric provider of your choice. Water is thru the property. 1 Bedroom is $45.00 and 2 bedroom is $75.00. Pest Control fee is $5.00 monthly.
What is the cost for a garage? Please check with the office for availability. Small garages are $100 a month and large garages are $115 a month.
What is the security deposit?
Security deposits will vary depending on qualifying criteria. Summit on the Lake beginning deposits are $150 on 1 bedroom and $250 deposit on 2 bedroom.
When is my rent payment due?
Rent is always due on or before the first of the month.
What day of the month am I liable for a late charge?
Rent is always due on the first and a $75 late fee is assessed on the 4th of every month (even Sundays and holidays).
How can I pay my rent?
You can pay rent by setting up your online account on our property website. This allows you to use a bank account or credit card to make payments. We also accept Cashier’s Check or Personal Checks.
What kind of pets do you allow? How many pets may I have?
Up to 2 pets, cats or dogs, are allowed. Pets living in the apartment will then require a one-time, nonrefundable $300 pet fee and an additional $200 for the second pet. Monthly pet rent is $25 per dog and $25 per cat. Breed restrictions apply, please contact the office.
If I get a job transfer, can I break the lease?
Yes, if the lease buy-out fee has been paid. 60-day notice is required before vacating your apartment, and the lease buy-out of $1200.00 is paid.
How can I refer a friend?
If you love Summit on the Lake Apartments and want to refer a friend, please let our office know! We offer resident referral programs throughout the year and would love for your friends and family to join our community.
If something needs to be repaired in my apartment, how do I report it?
You may call the office, send an e-mail, or leave a message with the answering service. You may also submit work orders online if you are enrolled in our online services.
There is a person who might be staying with me for a while, is that permitted by the lease?
Yes, if someone is temporarily staying with you, please let the office know so we can accommodate for parking. If someone is permanently moving in, or staying longer than 7 days, they will need to fill out an application to be added to your lease agreement.
I will be moving out. What do I need to do?
We require a 60-day written notice, which you are responsible through, prior to move-out. If you need to move-out at the end of your lease term, please remember to come in 60 days prior to the lease expiring to provide your written notice.
Do you have cable/Internet services?
Yes, AT&T and Consolidated Smart Systems are our community cable and Internet providers.
Can I grill on property?
We provide a gas grill at our clubhouse and you can use during business hours
I’m locked out of my apartment/garage. What do I do?
If you are locked out during business hours, you can come to the office to be let back in your apartment or garage. After hours you will have to contact Locksmith.
I’ve lost my apartment and/or mailbox keys. What do I do?
If you have lost your keys, you may have new keys made at our office during business hours for a small fee.