Lakeview Oaks Apartments FAQ
Our floor plans are designed to be as unique as you are. Each room in all of the floor plans are different sizes, with each one having a stand-out feature such as having the largest square footage, most expansive closet or most distinctive room layout.
For each apartment home, there are also specialized unit features to choose from such as
wood, carpet, or tile flooring and upgraded options including dark cabinets, granite countertops and black appliances.
Lastly, we are the only non-student housing community that offers three bedrooms and three bathrooms!
The following will be paid to the office in addition to your rent payment:
1. $37 cable charge.
2. $15.95 valet waste charge that reflects in your total water bill. The rest of the water bill is made up of a $2.75 utility fee and the apartment’s water/sewer usage.
Busch Gardens, Lowry Park Zoo, Florida Aquarium and the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) are located nearby.
At Lakeview Oaks, we love pets! We are one of the only communities in Tampa that allows “aggressive breeds” with a pet interview (80lbs max). Your furry friends can also enjoy our dog park located on the property.
The pet fee will range from $250-$350, and pet rent will range from $25-45. Both pet fee and pet rent are dependent upon the age and weight of your pet.
We do require the following documentation for pets: Recent vet paperwork, photo and for the addendum to lease, and a pet addendum to be signed along with a pet interview (if you have a breed of dog that is considered to be aggressive).
If the resident has a five-gallon fish tank, there needs to be proof of insurance on the tank.
Yes, we are a 24-hour gated community. We also have a roaming guard from 6pm to 6am every night.
The requirements to live here would be to make 3x or more the amount equal to 1 month’s rent, have a credit score above a 600 and a clear credit history.
One resident can be approved on their own or provide a cosigner that meets the above requirements. If one cannot provide that, they may pay a deposit that is equal to 2 months of rent.
Proof of income is required. Applicants can supply two recent paycheck stubs, a copy of their tax return, or a print out of bank statements to validate the monthly income given for the guarantor or self-approval process.
1. Application fee: $75 per person due at signing.
2. Lease fee: $150 per apartment due at signing.
3. There is a $50 utility admin fee per apartment for turning on the water/sewer. It is a one-time fee due at the beginning of the lease term. It is due within 10 days of signing.
4. Deposits range from $250 to 2 months’ worth of rent.
Our move in date is August 13th, 2018, which is one of the earliest move-ins provided in the area. We do not have availability to move in prior to that date.
We allow leases to end throughout the year depending on availability as short as 7 months.
Yes! You can sign/renew the lease yourself and have your roommates sign at a later date.
Yes we are about 1.5 miles from USF and about a five-minute walk to a Bull Runner stop on the other side of a neighboring community.
Residents who are employed by the following are eligible for a preferred employer discount: Military, insurance companies, phone companies, city or state jobs (teachers/employees of local hospitals). We accept full-time, preferred employers for $20 off each month’s rent.
Valet waste picks up the trash on Sunday through Thursday nights starting after 8pm. Residents are only allowed to set out their bins with trash between the hours of 6pm-8pm on Sunday – Thursday.
No, however it is encouraged. Renters insurance is a policy you can purchase to protect your personal property as the management/landlords are not responsible for replacement to tenants. Replacement of your belongings if they are damaged, lost, or stolen could be covered. The Collier Companies does not promote any specific insurance coverage.
Yes. However, the resident will be responsible for finding his/her own sublet. Once someone has agreed to take over the lease, both parties will work with the leasing team to complete any necessary paperwork.
If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 813-631-0300, or send us a message via our Contact page.