Cottages at Stonesthrow apartment FAQ

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Apartment hunting can be both fun and challenging! Finding the perfect apartment or townhome in Boise that’s affordable, in a central location, and up to your living standards can take some time and planning. Whether you’re a first-time Meridian apartment renter, or you’ve been in the game for a while, you’ll want to ask some important questions before you sign a lease and collect your keys. We’ve put together the top twelve questions renters should ask property managers BEFORE signing a lease on an townhome for rent in Meridian, ID.

What are the lease terms?

We offer flexible lease terms between 6-12 months, but we are limited to how many leases expire each month. Short term leases are also available for an additional fee.

What does it cost to move in?

Your move-in costs include Prorated Rent/Fees, Security Deposit, a Non-Refundable Admin Fee (due at time of application), and Pet Fees/Rent.

Are utilities included in the cost?

No, utilities are billed separate and are 100% the resident’s responsibility.

What's your pet policy?

We allow 2 animals per unit. Under 100lbs, with breed restrictions. Minimum 1-year old age required for cats/dogs. 1st Animal $299 non-refundable pet fee, + $150 refundable pet deposit. 2nd Animal $299 non-refundable pet fee, + $150 refundable animal deposit. $40 monthly animal rent for each animal. 

What is your guest policy?

Guests are welcome at this community. However, residents must accompany guests to use the recreational facilities. Guests should limit their stay to no more than a one-week duration per visit unless prior written permission has been obtained from Management. The pool is for the resident’s use, however 2 guests per apartment is acceptable. *Guest policy in regards to use of amenities may differ due to COVID-19

Do you require apartment renters insurance?

Yes, we do require renter’s insurance with minimum liability coverage of $100,000.00. We partner with ePremium for low, hassle free coverage options, or residents can utilize any provider of their choice.

How do I pay the rent?

Residents have the convenience of online rent payments through or in person with personal check, money order, or cashier’s check. We do not accept cash at all.

How are repairs taken care of, especially in an emergency?

We have a 24-hour emergency maintenance line setup for residents. Residents can also call during office hours to submit service requests, or submit a service request online through our website.

Is there public transportation nearby?

We are not on the city bus line, however there is an ACHD Commuter Park and Ride located 3.5 miles from the Community, as well as door-to-door Carpool options available through Share the Ride Idaho.

How often does rent go up? By how much?

Rent increases are dependent on the unit and market value at the time of lease renewal.

What is the parking situation?

Each resident has one designated covered parking spot, unless the home includes a two-car attached garage. Unmarked parking spots are available for guests or second vehicles. There is also street overflow parking available.

Are there plans to update the building?

We are a brand-new community and our homes come standard with luxury finishes such as granite, tile backsplashes and high-end finishes. There are no updates planned.

Is there a penalty for breaking my lease?

Yes. Residents may buyout of their lease, however terms and conditions apply. Please contact the leasing office for more details.

What size are the townhomes available at the Cottages at Stonesthrow?

The townhomes come in 2 and 3-bedroom configurations, with up to 1,419 square feet of living space, accommodating a range of family sizes and lifestyles. 

What makes Cottages at Stonesthrow stand out from other townhomes in Boise?

Unique amenities like the intimate patio areas, the mix of attached and detached units, and a comprehensive fitness center provide a standout living experience. 

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(208) 609-3535
4195 E Florence Dr
Boise, ID 83642
Office Hours
Monday - Friday: 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Saturday - Sunday: Closed