Questions?

What kind of pets do you allow? Do you permit exotic pets?

We allow dogs and cats. Breed restrictions for dogs include: Chow-Chow, Rottweiler, American Pit Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier, Bull Terrier, Staffordshire Terrier, and American Bulldog. Exotic pets are not permitted.

How many pets may I have?

2

Are there any deposits, special fees, or monthly charges to have a pet?

There is a $300 pet fee and $15 per month rent.

What must I bring with me to tour an apartment?

Government issued ID.

What are your fees and monthly charges?

$150 security deposit, $200 administrative fee and $75 application fee.

What are the income and credit qualifications?

See Qualification Guidelines document.

What is acceptable “proof of income” to sign a lease?

See Qualification Guidelines document.

What happens if I qualify for an apartment, but my roommate does not?

It depends on the denial - if it's for credit a co-signer can be provided. If it's criminal related the roommate cannot live in the community.

Is my security deposit totally refundable?

Yes unless the application is canceled.

If I get a job transfer, can I break the lease?

Yes with a termination fee or vacancy loss paid.

Can I change to a month-to-month lease plan after my first year?

Yes.

What utilities are included in my lease?

None.

How long is the term of the lease?

We offer lease terms from 7-13 months.

Do you accept leases for short terms?

We offer a 7 month lease term.

Am I required to have renter’s insurance?

Yes.

Do you offer furnished apartments?

We do not provide furniture but can refer you to a furniture rental company.

Do you offer corporate apartments?

Yes.

If something needs to be repaired in my apartment, how do I report it?

Call or email the office or use the resident portal.

When is my rent payment due?

1st of the month.

What day of the month am I liable for a late charge?

4th of the month.

Will you accept electronic payments from my bank?

Yes.

Is there a place where I can pay my rent after office hours?

Yes, the resident portal.

There is a person who might be staying with me for a while, is that permitted by the lease?

Yes, but no longer than 14 consecutive days.

Do you have reserved parking?

Garages are available for $125 per month.

I have a motorcycle, where can I park it?

In a parking space.

My children live with me in the summer; do I need to notify your office when they arrive?

Yes, they should be listed as occupants.

Can I install my satellite dish at my apartment?

Yes, on a tripod inside balcony.

Do you have cable services?

Yes, Xfinity - paid by resident.

Does the property have a fitness center?

Yes.

Does the property have a swimming pool?

Yes.

Does the property offer on-site recycling?

Yes.

Are gas grills permitted at your property?

No - we provide two gas grills by the pool.

Is there any additional storage space available at your property?

2 bedroom 2 bath units have a storage closet. Garages are available for rent.

Are residents permitted to paint their apartment?

Yes, resident must paint back to white upon move out.

Will you accept my delivery packages for me?

Yes.

Do you have a list of Preferred Employers?

N/A

Where do I register to Vote?

www.sarasotavotes.com

How is your property different from the competition?

McIntosh was built on top of a beautiful botanical garden. We have a great location in an excellent school district. Not to mention our amazing staff who are here to provide you with anything you need.