Eight Thirty Water Tower is one of the most popular and lavish student housing in Big Rapids, providing students with a truly exceptional experience. Present near Bob Evans Restaurant, you will find a wide range of stylish studios and two beds apartments on offer; all fully furnished with en-suite studio rooms and fitted kitchens. Eight Thirty Water Tower also offers students some of the largest bedrooms available to rent in Big Rapids. High-speed Wi-fi throughout the building and all utility bills are included in the rent. Eight Thirty Water Tower Has some of the most amazing social spaces including chic modern furniture, quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, plank vinyl flooring, in-unit laundry, premium views and so much more to balance your errands and academic life in the Big Rapids student housing options. There are also communal study rooms for you to have a group study with your friends, bookable dining rooms and a beautiful urban view.


Ferris State University is at a 1-minute distance and Michigan College of Optometry is also nearby to the property that makes it a great student housing in Big Rapids. You will find many Big Rapids restaurants and bars in this popular area, not very far from Big Rapids Collegiate Apartments. Many cities' retail and leisure hubs are near this and another popular road called Big Tower Road. Furthermore, you can hop onto a train from Big Rapids Central Train Station and visit nearby cities like Mt Pleasant or catch a bus from a nearby Bus Stop which is only a short walk away from the property and Big Rapids City Taxi Service is also present nearby the student housing. 


This property is not only spacious but also perfect for University students. Along with amazing amenities included in the bills, the staff here is very accommodating and helpful. The 24*7 assistance gives you a comfortable student life. Security services and CCTV makes your stay safe and secure. The peaceful surroundings and lively study room helps you in your studies. In all, Eight Thirty Water Towerstudent housing provides the best housing experience, to keep the right balance of study and social life.

Pet Policy

PET POLICY:

  • -Under 60 pounds
  • -Some restricted breeds
  • -Up to date on all vaccinations
  • -$300 Non-Refundable Fee
  • -$30 monthly pet fee

Community Amenities

Walking Distance to Ferris State University
Conveniently located near Shopping
Clubhouse with Pool Table
Cyber Cafe w//Printing
Private Study Room
Digital Media & Editing Room
24-Hour Emergency Maintenance
On-Site Management Team
Onsite Parking

Apartment Amenities

Brand New Apartment Community
Furnished Apartments
Full Size Memory Foam Mattresses
55” Smart 4K Living Room TV
Individual Lease Options
High-Speed WiFi Included
Water & Trash Included
Energy Efficient Appliances
In-Unit Full Size Washer & Dryers
Individually Keyed Bedrooms
Patios & Balconies

Configurations

The Derby$519/month
Private Room
Shared Bathroom
Shared Kitchen
Bedrooms4
Bathrooms2
Area1157 sqft

Room Amenities

Brand New Apartment Community
Water & Trash Included
Energy Efficient Appliances
In-Unit Full Size Washer & Dryers
Furnished Apartments
Full Size Memory Foam Mattresses
55" Smart 4K Living Room TV
Individually Keyed Bedrooms
Patios & Balconies
Individual Lease Options
The Bexley$669/month
Private Room
Shared Bathroom
Shared Kitchen
Bedrooms2
Bathrooms1
Area761 sqft

Room Amenities

Brand New Apartment Community
Water & Trash Included
Energy Efficient Appliances
In-Unit Full Size Washer & Dryers
Furnished Apartments
Full Size Memory Foam Mattresses
55" Smart 4K Living Room TV
Individually Keyed Bedrooms
Patios & Balconies
Individual Lease Options
The Arden$1,149/month
Private Room
Shared Bathroom
Shared Kitchen
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1
Area509 sqft

Room Amenities

Brand New Apartment Community
Water & Trash Included
Energy Efficient Appliances
In-Unit Full Size Washer & Dryers
Furnished Apartments
Full Size Memory Foam Mattresses
55" Smart 4K Living Room TV
Individually Keyed Bedrooms
Patios & Balconies
Individual Lease Options

Payment Details

FEES:

-Admin Fee - $275

-Application Fee - $25

-Late Payments - $50

-Return Check - $35

-Lock Out - $75

-Lost Key - $25


DEPOSIT:

Deposits are dependent on rental qualifications.


Mode of Payment:-

By eCheck/ACH 

Accepts credit card payments 

NO CASH ACCEPTED

Frequently Asked Questions

What does “Individual Leasing” mean?

Each resident has their own lease for their specific bedroom. So, if a roommate moves out, the other residents are not responsible for that persons rent. 

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

Rent is due the first of each month, and may be paid by either a check or money order to the office or online by a debit or credit card through the resident portal. (Please visit the Residents tab to login.) NO CASH ACCEPTED. 

What if I need something fixed in my apartment?

Their onsite, professional maintenance staff would be happy to help you. You may submit a work order the

following ways:

- Email your request and a team member will enter a service request. Please remember to be ass, you are

welcome to leave a message through their answering service by selecting the Maintenance option

when prompted.

-Enter a service request through the online resident portal. (uest. Please remember to be as

detailed as possible.

- Enter a service request through the online resident portal. (

What do I need to 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, dcor, trash can, trash bags, pots and pans, plates, cups,

silverware, dishwasher detergent, laundry detergent, etc.

BEDROOM

- Linens, pillows, towels, toiletries, shower hooks and curtain, trash can, dcor, electronics and

corresponding cords, and anything else that makes you feel at home.

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, including proration.

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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