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Cottages At Tucson, Tucson
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Cottages At Tucson, Tucson

E 22nd St, Tucson, 85719, United States
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About the Property

Situated at E 22nd St Tucson, AZ 85719, United States, Cottages At Tucson is a well-known and popular Tucson student housing that offers a blend of comfort and convenience. Cottages At Tucson includes a wide range of studios that are perfectly designed while keeping students' preferences in mind. The property is ideally situated for students attending the nearby University of Arizona, as it lies at a convenient distance, ensuring quick and hassle-free commutes to campus.

Cottages At Tucson offers students diverse facilities that make them feel like they are at their own home, even though they are living away from their families. Tucson, a vibrant city in the heart of Arizona, is not just a scenic wonder but also a thriving educational hub that warmly welcomes students from around the globe. Home to the prestigious University of Arizona, the city is alive with a student population that adds to the region's dynamic culture and diversity. With a rich history, high-cranking educational institutions, and a plethora of cultural landmarks, Tucson offers an enriching environment for academic advancement and personal growth. Cottages At Tucson provides access to both the academic opportunities and the leisurely appeal of Tucson, being in proximity to famous attractions and amenities such as shopping districts, eclectic restaurants, and the cultural treasure trove of downtown Tucson. The reliable Peak Campus property management group offers this property. The Cottages At Tucson is more than just a place to stay; it's a community that serves as a springboard for the adventures and learning experiences that define university life.

Features

For those seeking a harmonious blend of academic focus and leisure, Cottages At Tucson offers an unparalleled living experience in the heart of Tucson. Cottages At Tucson offers elegant rooms, including Belmont, Birchmore, Fairview, Courtyard, Mongolia, Rutherford, Hawthorne, Bloomfield, Cloverhurst, Lumpkin, and Springmore. Each ensuite is thoughtfully designed to provide a fully furnished space, ensuring a seamless transition into your new academic chapter. Most of the rooms have a shared kitchen and private bathroom so that students have their own space.

The common amenities at Cottages At Tucson are truly exceptional, with highlights including a fitness room with a state-of-the-art gym, a computer lab with a study room, and a massive game room for recreational breaks. After an arduous study session, students can plunge into the refreshing swim-up movie screen or pool or unwind in the outdoor TV lounge. For animal lovers, this pet-friendly community means you won't have to part ways with your furry companion during your academic journey. Cottages At Tucson also features a convenient free shuttle service from U to A, making trips to the University of Arizona and around the city a breeze. Community life is enriched through the new clubhouse updates, providing an excellent venue for social gatherings. Every aspect of Cottages At Tucson is meticulously crafted, ensuring that your academic pursuits and well-being are catered to under careful management.

Location and What's Hot?

Tucson offers a prime spot for students who want to have it all or an exceptional stay coupled with the convenience of being just outside your door from bustling city life. Students at the University of Arizona can revel in the ease of campus proximity while calling these exquisite cottages their home.

But it's not just the academic environment that you'll find alluring; the surrounding neighborhood is a hub of activity, too. Just a stone's throw away from Cottages At Tucson, foodies, and social butterflies will thrive amidst the plethora of dining and entertainment options. Savor the flavors of unique eateries like Maico Restaurant Mexican Food, Frog & Firkin, or enjoy a laid-back evening at local favorites like Gentle Ben's Brewing Company. When it's time for a coffee fix, popular spots like Cartel Coffee Lab and Time Market are ideal for a study break or a catch-up session with friends. For those midnight grocery runs or home essentials, Safeway and Fry's Food and Drug are conveniently accessible. Health and wellness are well catered to with several hospitals close by, including Banner - University Medical Center Tucson, ensuring peace of mind for both students and their parents. Nature enthusiasts residing at the Cottages At Tucson have the luxury of beautiful parks such as Reid Park, where you can unwind or hit the trails for an invigorating jog. Let's not forget about the cultural and historical charms of the city; enrich your days off by exploring tourist attractions such as the iconic Arizona State Museum. Whether it's catching a film at The Loft Cinema or bowling strikes at Vantage Bowling Centers, there's never a dull moment around. Ultimately, Cottages At Tucson is not just about comfortable living; it's about experiencing vibrant city life.

Commute

Cottages At Tucson is ideally situated for students who want to experience seamless connectivity throughout the city. The property's location ensures that a wide array of public transport options is within easy reach, promoting a lifestyle of convenience and mobility. For those who prefer eco-friendly travel, there are numerous bus stops such as 22nd St/Park (SE) and 22nd St/Santa Rita (NW) in close vicinity, offering regular services to various parts of Tucson. Whether the journey is to the University of Arizona or downtown's bustling streets, public transport, such as the nearby light rail station and several shuttle services, provides quick and efficient transit options. The availability of shuttle & cab services, particularly from Cottages At Tucson enhances the ease of getting around, making commutes stress-free and straightforward for all students.

What will you get

Common Amenities

Exclusive Outdoor Spin Room
New Private & Group Study Rooms
New Poolside Jumbotron
New Outdoor Beach Lounge
New Posh Pool Furniture
New Security Enhancements

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Payment Policies (2)

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Frequently Asked Questions

What does Individual Leasing mean?

Each resident signs their own lease for their specific bedroom. So, if a roommate moves out, the other residents are not responsible for that persons rent. Please note that common areas are a shared space.

What are rental installments? Why is my rent not prorated?

A rental installment is a payment made as part of a series of payments. To simplify the billing process, the entire sum of the housing contract is divided into EQUAL installments. Instead of reducing the first installment and increasing the remaining installments, all installments are equal. These installments are factored into the start and end dates of the lease.

How do I pay my rent and when is it due?

Rent is due the first of each month and may be paid online by ACH, debit or credit card through the resident portal or by check or money order at the leasing office. NO CASH ACCEPTED. Convenience fees may be charged for online payments. Late fees vary by property. Refer to your Housing Contract for more information.

What if I need something repaired in my apartment?

Onsite, professional maintenance team would be happy to help you. We will need some details so be prepared to provide specifics with your requests. You may submit a service request in the following ways: Option 1: Enter a service request through the online resident portal. Option 2: Email your request to your community and a team member will enter a service request on your behalf. Option 3: Visit or call the office during normal business hours and a team member will be happy to enter your service request. If it is after business hours, you are welcome to leave a message with an after-hours representative. For Emergency Requests: A maintenance team member is on call 24/7 for emergency maintenance needs (i.e. door/window lock issues, major leaks, plumbing, no heat or AC during weather extremes, refrigerator not cooling, no electricity/gas/water, etc.). Please CALL the office at any time. If after business hours, an operator will assist you.

What should I bring to my new apartment?

While the furniture and appliances are included, below is a guide to help you with the personal belongings that you will need to provide: COMMON AREA : Electronics and corresponding cords/adapters, dcor, trash can, trash bags, pots and pans, plates, cups, eating/serving utensils, coffee maker. Cleaning/disinfecting supplies, dishwasher detergent, laundry detergent, etc. BEDROOM : Linens, pillows, mattress pad, towels, toiletries, shower hooks and curtain, trash can, dcor, electronics and corresponding cords/adapters, and anything else that makes you feel at home. 

Who can live here?

You must be a full-time student, and be 18 years or older to live in the property. You can book with this property whether you have a conditional or unconditional offer. However, please be aware of the cancellation policy prior to booking should your place at university not yet be confirmed.  

Are pets allowed?

No, pets are not permitted in the buildings.  

What are your contract lengths?

Each of the properties offer different contract lengths and room types.  

Can I choose who I live with?

If you are applying to live with friends, please ensure that you enlist the details of friends that you would like to live with in the booking form with us, they will then contact them and make the arrangements for you!  

Can I request to move rooms during my tenancy?

You would need to make a formal request to the accommodation team of the property you are residing at. If you request to move rooms during your tenancy please note there is a room move admin fee of 50.00, you would also be issued with new documents confirming the details of the room move.A room move would be impacted by the availability at the time of the request and if there is a waiting list for the requested room or flat type.Should your requested room move result in moving to more expensive accommodation then yourself and the Guarantor shall be liable to pay the higher rent from the date the Tenant is given access to the more expensive accommodation.  

Do you provide summer accommodation?

Yes, the summer accommodation of the same provider usually opens around March.  

Do I have to move out in the holidays?

No, your room is yours for the full contract period! You wont have to move out in the holidays, so you wont have to remove your belongings every term.  

How do I book a viewing?

You can book a viewing of any selected property by sending us an email.  

How do I cancel or re-arrange my viewing?

By dropping us an email for the same.  

Can I book a room without a viewing?

Absolutely. However, they would always recommend booking a viewing wherever possible.  

How long does a viewing take?

Usually up to 30 minutes. However, the sales team are always happy to spend as much time as is needed assisting you with your booking.  

What will I be shown on my viewing?

All communal areas and room types requested (dependent upon availability).  

I'm in a different country, how do I view a property?

All the properties of the provider have access to Skype option, so you can view a property from wherever you want. Just drop us an email the date & time that suits you and they would arrange a viewing for you.  

What do I do if I'm a first-year student and I'm still waiting for my exam results?

If you're still waiting for your exam results and you're not sure whether your place at university is confirmed, don't worry! You can still apply. You just need to ensure that if you do not get your place at university, you let us know on your chosen property in writing a maximum of 3 days after the A Level results day, to cancel your booking. You must provide a UCAS letter to verify your change in circumstances. In this instance, you will receive a full refund of your deposit. If you don't let us know within 3 days, your tenancy agreement will remain in place, and you will be liable for the rent on your room for the entire contract period.  

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The University of Arizona's main campus occupies 380 acres in central Tucson, about a mile northeast of the city's centre. Many of the early structures were designed by Roy Place, a prominent Tucson architect, including the Arizona State Museum buildings (including the 1927 main library) and Centennial Hall.

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Any student would struggle with life's necessities. On the other hand, student apartments in Tucson, AZ are an essential factor for students. Tucson is an affordable place to live in Arizona, with a cost of living that is 6% lower than the national average and 5% lower than the state average. The amber website offers a variety of housing options for students in various areas. Student housing in Tucson is selling out like fresh pancakes on a Sunday morning. After you have had a long day attending your lectures and completing assignments at your college, all you look forward to is heading home and having a relaxed evening for the rest of your day. There are multiple Tucson student housing types to choose from, but Ensuites, Studios and Non-ensuites are the most preferred types of student housing in Tucson. We only choose the best housing that is within your budget, close to your university and jam-packed with all the amenities you might need for your stay with us.

1. Wildcat Canyon Village, Tucson

Wildcat Canyon Village is a stunning student accommodation in Tucson that offers one and 2-bedroom apartments. The property is just 6 minutes away on foot from the University of Arizona, making it an ideal student accommodation in Tucson for you.

2. The Pacific and Malibu, Tucson

Rising above the vibrant landscape of Tucson, Arizona, The Pacific and Malibu, previously Sol y Luna, is the premier name in luxury student housing. Our newly redesigned, high-rise community is home to an exclusive package of amenities curated specifically for you. Meanwhile, our studio, one-, two-, three-, four-, and five-bedroom apartments come packed with in-home extras to liven up your downtime and complement your academic lifestyle. With quick access to the University of Arizona, our prime location is also minutes away from daily necessities, tasty dining, vibrant entertainment venues, and plenty of outdoor recreation. Choose The Pacific and Malibu, and start your life off in style.

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1. Food - $20-40/week

2. Gas and Electricity - $200-300 /month

3. Internet and Mobile Phone - $50-70 /month

4. Dinner at a Restaurant - $50-80 one time

5. Laundry - $10-30 /month

6. Stationery and Textbooks - $20-40 /month

7. Clothing - $30-100 /month

8. Travel (Buses, trams, and Trains) - $20-50 /month

Student Travel Tucson

Thanks to the grid layout, Central Tucson is easy to navigate. Tucson has an excellent public transport network called Sun Tran, with buses and taxis for students. Tuscon is connected by an intricate network of transportation systems, which make it fairly easy for students to travel and explore the city whenever they wish to do so.

1. Bus

The city's Sun Tran bus system serves greater Tucson with the standard, express, regional shuttle, and on-demand shuttle bus services, and it offers more than 40 routes throughout the city. Day passes are available on buses for $4. Buses are one of the most economical travel methods in Tucson for students.

2. Taxis

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3. Shuttle

Connecting shuttle services from Tucson to other locations/attractions in Arizona are available. Arizona Shuttle serves from three Tucson locations: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, Prescott, Sedona, Flagstaff, and the Grand Canyon. Taking a shuttle is one of the best ways for students to explore nearby attractions and different cities in Arizona.

4. Bicycle

When you book student housing in Tuscon with amber, Cycling becomes one of the most economical and environmentally friendly ways to travel in Tucson for students, as our options for student housing in Tucson are located in close proximity to multiple universities and colleges.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Tucson

Tucson will be fun for students who plan to live there. Arizonans support Arizonans. The bartenders at a craft brewery will suggest another one nearby if you sit down. Shopping in Tucson is a popular pastime for both visitors and locals. Flavours here have been developed over centuries. The embrace of native ingredients such as tepary beans, chiltepin, and prickly pear was a driving force behind Tucson's designation as a UNESCO City of Gastronomy. Chefs use them creatively and boldly to fuse the region's cultural influences making Tucson one of the best cities in the USA if you’re someone who is interested in trying out new foods and flavours. You can sample dozens of traditional dishes at the Tucson Meet Yourself festival. Get moving and begin exploring your interests and how to make the most of your stay in Tucson. Tucson offers some of the best activities and places to visit that will help you connect with the city's rich cultural and historical heritage.

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2. Pima Medical Institute - Tucson

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