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

There is a weight limitation of 75 lbs. and breed restrictions apply. Exotic pets are not allowed.

How many pets may I have?

There is a limit of two pets per apartment.

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

Yes, the pet deposit is $300 for one pet and $500 for two pets.

What must I bring with me to tour an apartment?

You need a valid ID.

What are the income and credit qualifications?

The income qualifications are 3 times the amount of rent.

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

You can bring in an offer letter, your W2, or a paycheck as proof of income.

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

You will need a co-signer.

Is my security deposit totally refundable?

Security deposit refunds are dependent on the condition of the apartment.

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

This is possible, but it will come with a penalty.

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

Yes, residents may change to a month-to-month lease plan after their first-year lease is up.

What utilities are included in my lease?

No utilities are included in the lease.

How long is the term of the lease?

Meridian at the Port offers 12-month term leases.

Do you accept leases for short terms?

Yes, we have short term leases available.

Am I required to have renters insurance?

Yes, renters insurance is required.

Do you offer furnished apartments?

We do not offer furnished apartments.

Do you offer corporate apartments?

We do not offer corporate apartments.

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

Contact the office and our staff will be happy to assist!

When is my rent payment due?

Rent is due on the first of each month.

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

Late charges begin accruing on the 5th of the month.

Will you accept electronic payments from my bank

Yes, electronic payments are accepted.

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

Yes, our online portal is available 24/7.

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

It depends on how long they will be staying.

Do you have reserved parking?

We do not have reserved parking spaces.

I have a motorcycle, where can I park it?

You can park it in the garage.

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

Yes, please let the office know when they arrive.

Can I install my satellite dish at my apartment?

We do not permit residents to install satellite dishes.

Do you have cable services?

Yes, we have cable services available.

Does the property have a fitness center?

Yes, we have a state-of-the-art fitness center.

Does the property have a swimming pool?

Yes, we have a saltwater pool.

Does the property offer on-site recycling?

Yes, we do offer on-site recycling.

Are gas grills permitted at your property?

Grills are provided by our community.

Is there any additional storage space available at your property?

Yes, there is additional storage available.

Are residents permitted to paint their apartment?

Yes, painting is allowed.

Will you accept my delivery packages for me?

Yes, we accept packages for our residents.

Do you have a list of Preferred Employers

Yes, we can offer residents a list of preferred employers.

Where do I register to vote?

You can register to vote at the court house.

How is your property different from the competition?

Our community features a saltwater swimming pool, an on-site pet spa, and a state-of-the-art fitness center in addition to many other amazing amenities.