Frequently Asked Questions
Summer Park | Future Residents | Current Residents | Cottonwood Residential Communities
What is your pet policy?
We welcome up to two furry friends. There is a $250 pet fee per pet and $15 monthly pet rent per pet. Currently, the restricted breeds are Akita, Chow, Doberman, Pit Bull, Rottweiler, American Staffordshire Terriers, English Staffordshire Bull Terriers, Mastiffs, wolf hybrids or any other breed with dominant traits geared towards aggression. Dogs of other breeds mixed with any of the restricted breeds are not allowed.
Do all of your apartments have the same finishes?
Yes, they do. All of our apartments include espresso cabinetry with black speckled granite counter tops.
Do all of your apartments include washer and dryer?
No, we only have washer and dryer connections.
Do you have garages?
Yes, all of the floorplans except the Mediterranean, Baltic and Oriental have attached one or two car garages.
Do you have storage units available?
Yes, the monthly storage rental fee is $50 per month. Each storage unit size is 7' x 10.
What is the parking policy at Summer Park?
Parking is first come first served.
What is included in the rent price?
The price shown on our website just includes your rent. All residents pay for electric which is setup by you and placed in your name through Jackson EMC. Water, sewer, a utility admin fee, a $65.00 Tech Amenity fee, $12 Trash fee, $9 Resident Indemnity fee and $2.00 pest control fee are billed by our third party billing company – 1st of month on top of the rent.
How do I setup electricity?
Once you apply and receive approval, you will contact Jackson EMC at www.jacksonemc.com to set up electric service prior to moving in. Provide them with your lease start date and address.
Who is the provider for internet and cable in this area?
Our provider is Charter Spectrum, our community has a Tech Amenity Fee of $65, that is added to the rent every month, which includes 1 HD cable box with up to 130 channels and Wifi with up to 300Mbps!
What are the lease terms that are offered?
We offer lease terms from 2 to 12 months, with different pricing options for each term.
What are the hours for the amenities?
Residents receive 24-hour access to the fitness center and the laundry room. The pool is open daily 10:00am-10:00pm with the exception of Saturday and Sunday when it opens at 11:00am.
What schools is Summer Park zoned for?
Summer Park is zoned for Woodward Mill Elementary, Twin River Middle School, and Mountain View Senior High.
How can I apply for an apartment?
Our application process is online and entirely paperless making the process smooth and efficient for you. From our website, click Apply in the top menu bar or by choosing a floor plan, then unit, then clicking Apply Online.
What if I’m not ready to apply? What other options are
If you’re not ready to apply, click Email Us to send us your questions, or stop by to visit our community. Our pricing does change daily so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible to lock in the current rate.
How long do I have to move-in to my apartment?
You may apply to move-in starting the date the unit is available. The unit can be moved in to within seven (7) days afterwards.
What do you look for in the application?
We use third-party, independent screening service that views your credit, rental history, and employment history. They also complete a background check.
Do you have furnished apartments?
No, we do not provide furnished apartments; however, you can reach out to a local rental company to rent furniture.
Does it cost anything to take a tour?
Absolutely not! There is no charge to view our apartments and community amenities.
Do I have to make an appointment, or do you accept
No, you do not need an appointment.
Can I get a price reduction if I sign a longer lease or pay for rent a year in advance?
We offer a variety of lease terms, and the prices vary based on the length of the lease. We do not offer a discount for paying a year in advance.
What is the renters’ insurance policy?
We require renter’s insurance with a liability protection minimum of $100,000 for the protection of our community. We also recommend you obtain personal renter’s insurance for the protection of your belongings. We do offer Resident Indemnity Management insurance. Click here for more information.
How accessible is the team at the local
Our staff is available during office hours to assist you seven days a week! You can also email us anytime, and we’ll respond during office hours. All of our communities offer 24-hour emergency maintenance, as well–simply call us and a member of our service team will come out for emergency maintenance requests.
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How do I receive packages?
Packages can be sent through any courier and are delivered to the office and stored in our package area.
How do I send packages?
With our "Shipping Made Easy" process, you can ship packages by dropping them off in our leasing office. We'll hand them to the courier for you! Click here to learn more.
What fees will I need to pay if I have to break my lease?
We require a 60-day notice to vacate and there is a termination fee equal to 2 month's rent. Please review your specific lease for details on the termination policy.
How do I pay my rent online?
Visit your Resident Portal, and click Make a Payment.
How do I transfer to a new apartment?
To transfer to a new apartment, please contact the office to discuss transfer options within Summer Park as well as additional options if you are relocating out of the area. The transfer fee is $250.
Will I be allowed to sublet my apartment?
No, we do not allow sublets.
Where are other Cottonwood Residential communities
We are located throughout the United States. Click here to see all of our communities.