Buckingham Companies is proud to announce that almost half of its portfolio is recognized with the Top Rated Award from ApartmentRatings in 2016. For many of the communities, this is their third or more year winning this award. Thanks to each of the community’s residents, they were able to earn this recognition from positive and honest feedback provided by residents on each community’s profile through ApartmentRatings.

These annual awards recognize properties with outstanding resident satisfaction as measured on ApartmentRatings.com. Only 5% of apartment communities nation-wide receive this award. Criteria for this accomplishment includes:

  • 10+ total reviews
  • 5+ reviews in 2016
  • Overall recommended score of 70% or greater

Below is a list of the Buckingham Companies communities who received this recognition:

Barrington Estates:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 3.2 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 3.5
  • 75% of reviewers recommend this property

Barrington Estates Apartments is located on the northwest side of Indianapolis. Residents enjoy residing within walking distance to restaurants including Applebee's, The Original Pancake House and Boston Market. Barrington Estates offers large apartment floor plans in both garden style and townhome designs. The spacious one, two, and three-bedroom floor plans feature private patio/balcony areas, fully equipped kitchens, generous closet space, and oversized bedrooms. Renovated amenities include a large swimming pool and sundeck with new furniture, a refurbished fitness center, on-site laundry room, and business center. 

Apartments at Grand Prairie:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 4.7 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.6
  • 93% of reviewers recommend this property

The Apartments at Grand Prairie offers everything you could want - all-new modern one, two and three-bedroom apartments and the best location you can get, close to shopping, dining and more! Apartment homes offer a great design and amenities such as walk-in closets, full size washers and dryers, fully equipped, contemporary kitchens and private patios and balconies.

“I love the community so far. It's pretty quiet out here, but not too quiet. Sometimes I can hear people out by the pool. None of it is obnoxious noise. The staff is very friendly, very cool. Not only is it a friendly environment, but they work with you too!” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

Bradford Place Apartments:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 4.3 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.7
  • 98% of reviewers recommend this property

Quality starts with the staff and community and continues inside each Bradford Place apartment home! Nestled inside one of Lafayette's most established residential neighborhoods, Bradford Place apartment homes offer a unique sense of community not commonly found in other apartment communities. Bradford Place Apartments is currently renting one, two, and three-bedroom homes with fully equipped energy efficient kitchens, balconies, cable ready connections, washer and dryer hookups in select units, and free laundry facilities in each common hallway. Bradford Place brings a new meaning to comfort and excellent design.

Bradford Ridge Apartments:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 3.8 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.2
  • 79% of reviewers recommend this property

Bradford Ridge Apartments in Bloomington, Indiana is currently leasing one, two, and three-bedroom apartment homes. In addition to the natural beauty of a wooded setting, apartment homes have fully-equipped kitchens with GE appliances, an energy efficient design and courteous and responsive management.

Bradford Run Apartments:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 3.4 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.6
  • 77% of reviewers recommend this property

One visit to Bradford Run in Kokomo, Indiana, and you can tell something is refreshingly different. Your new one, two, or three-bedroom apartment home, with a private balcony and open concept floor plan, provides a quiet escape from the busy day. Bradford Run Apartments offers on-site amenities such as a swimming pool, business center, and available car garages. This community also offers an affordable rent program with certain criteria.

Residences at CityWay:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 4.5 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.7
  • 92% of reviewers recommend this property

CityWay has more than changed the vibe of downtown Indianapolis. The apartments, townhomes, retail selections, art infused boutique hotel and state of the art YMCA offer something new that's never been offered in Indianapolis before. CityWay is a walk in the park on the way to a charming boutique. It's a cafe that opens early, a store where they know your name and your favorite color. A night spot that's perfect for entertaining clients. A superb hotel with world-class amenities. CityWay is a neighborhood of one of a kind finds, specially selected to be here because they are indeed special.

“Great staff and friendly community, The Residences at CityWay are close to lots of awesome downtown activities. Rent is in accordance with the location and the discounts to neighboring businesses are a nice bonus on top.” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

The Cole Apartments:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 4.4 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.8
  • 90% of reviewers recommend this property

The Cole offers new, contemporary apartment homes in the center of Downtown Columbus, IN, conveniently located directly across from The Commons, as well as close to downtown Columbus businesses, shops and restaurants. Apartments are designed for spacious one and two-bedroom floor plans, with walk-in closets and urban views. Modern community areas serve as the perfect place to work or unwind, and when you're ready to get out, the retail shops at street level are only steps away.

“Very nice community, staff and neighbors. Good quality gym and other facilities. There's a nice meeting room and social area, and we have free drinks and snacks every first Wednesday of the month! I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at The Cole.” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

Devonshire Apartments:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 3.9 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.5
  • 77% of reviewers recommend this property

Devonshire Apartments is currently leasing one, two, and three-bedroom apartments on Indianapolis' south side in the prestigious Center Grove School District. Apartment homes for rent are finished with contemporary colors and styles, and feature upscale details such as crown molding and ceramic tile kitchens and baths. Residents have access to modern conveniences such as online rental payments, text message communications, and luxury amenities.

“I've lived here for nine months and haven't had any problems. It is very quiet. I travel a lot, but I feel very safe about leaving and no one bothering my apartment… The office people are always super nice and maintenance is very efficient.” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

Fieldstone at Glenwood Crossing:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 3.9 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.4
  • 87% of reviewers recommend this property

Fieldstone places you in a great neighborhood and locates you within minutes of premier dining and entertainment, as well as some of Ohio's best shopping, major golf courses and easy access to major highways. Currently leasing one, two and three-bedroom apartment in Cincinnati, Ohio. The apartment homes have luxury finishes such as crown molding, plush carpeting, and designer paint along with walk-in closets and attached garages in select homes. The community offers open green space with picnic areas, a swimming pool, and amenity center.

“Staff is very helpful! We were in a crunch to find a place and they came through. Tammy made sure our new apartment was ready just in time for us. Very clean and updated. We really appreciate all the help Tammy has provided us.” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

The Foundry:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 4.1 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.6
  • 86% of reviewers recommend this property

The Foundry at Eddy Street Commons brings the latest in modern luxury living to South Bend's eclectic college community. Our spacious one, two and three-bedroom apartments in South Bend provide the new-world elegance of custom-home living in upscale, luxury apartment living. From the features and amenities on the inside, to the shopping, dining and eclectic urban community on the outside, The Foundry is a popular destination and living space for students, alumni, faculty, staff, and empty nesters. It’s the best location you can get - directly across from the University of Notre Dame Stadium.

“I loved living at the Foundry. The location couldn't be better, the apartments are nice and management is great. You get what you pay for. Would highly recommend living here.” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

The Langston:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 3.6 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 3.9
  • 70% of reviewers recommend this property

With a great downtown location adjacent to the Cleveland State University campus, The Langston offers one, two, three, and four-bedroom apartments with an ultra-modern design and layout, walk-in closets, and a private bathroom for each bedroom. Whether you're in a one or four-bedroom apartment, space is one thing you'll have plenty of. The Langston is in downtown Cleveland and offers a variety of amenities and conveniences including a club-quality fitness facility, study areas, green space, furnished homes, and a media lounge. Residents also enjoy a variety of retail choices at street level.

“I have been here for a year and love it. Haven't had any issues, the staff is friendly and it feels like I never left home. Being so close to the school also makes life easier and cheaper by not having to waste any gas.” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

The Plaza:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 4.3 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.2
  • 92% of reviewers recommend this property

Living in the heart of historic downtown Indianapolis doesn't have to be a dream anymore! Live in the convenience and unmatched location of The Plaza Apartments - located directly across the street from the Central Library and within walking distance to an abundance of dining! The Plaza Apartments offer unique, historic apartment homes with an abundance of character and charm. One and two-bedroom apartment homes are filled with classic appeal and enhanced with modern touches. The Plaza is just a short 15-minute walk to Mass Ave and Monument Circle and just four blocks from the interstate.

“Any time there has been a problem with my apartment, the maintenance staff has always been prompt and has dealt with the issue. I don't have to worry if they will not be able to fix the problem. I am very happy with the services that I have been provided at my apartment.” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

Heritage Trail:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 4.6 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.7
  • 94% of reviewers recommend this property

Heritage Trail apartments is conveniently located in Terre Haute, Indiana and offers an upscale apartment community designed with your lifestyle in mind. Located on Heritage Trail, a part of the city's park system, you can walk, jog, or bike to Rose Hulman, Indiana State University, or downtown Terre Haute. New apartment homes include features such as high-speed internet access, the latest technology in effective sound control, efficient heating and air-conditioning, and excellent design. Each apartment home has a private entrance and a "flow through" design with both front windows and back windows to allow you to enjoy those delightful gentle breezes.

“Very clean and professional atmosphere! We are very happy to have picked this location. I feel safe being out of town with my wife here. The pool is clean and the club house is immaculate. Other tenants all seem professional, and we love everyone's dogs.” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

Monon Park:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 4 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.4
  • 85% of reviewers recommend this property

Monon Park Apartments, located off Kessler Boulevard, is just minutes from Broad Ripple Village and features a cozy community of only 48 apartment homes, located in a park-like neighborhood setting.

“I've only just moved in a couple of weeks ago, but so far everything has gone well. The move-in process was easy... The community is very safe, and I feel really comfortable here, especially as a young woman living on my own. It is also conveniently located. The staff has been quite helpful. I've taken advantage of the fitness room and pool already - they appear small but don’t seem to be used much. I would highly recommend the complex.” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

Monon Place:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 3.6 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.3
  • 78% of reviewers recommend this property

Monon Place Apartments offers vintage apartments in the heart of Broad Ripple Village, an exciting neighborhood of Indianapolis, Indiana. Offering one, two, and three-bedroom apartment homes and townhomes available for rent and overlook the Monon Trail, which allows for a short walk or bike ride to eateries, shopping, nightlife and more. Many apartments and townhomes have been recently renovated, featuring hardwood floors, enclosed patios and exposed brick walls. A brand-new amenity center is now open, along with a new swimming pool, club-quality fitness center and media lounge for all residents.

“It is great. The move-in process was really easy. The pool is a really fun place to hang out at and you can meet a lot of the neighbors there. The staff is great and easy to work with. It's right next to the Monon Trail and easy to get to Broad Ripple from. Love this place.” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

Northlake Farms Apartments:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 3.5 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.3
  • 88% of reviewers recommend this property

Even the first-time visitor notices that Northlake Farms in Gurnee is a different kind of community - one you would love to call home. Northlake Farms offers one and two-bedroom apartment homes with private entrances and balconies providing a quiet escape from the busy day. Amenities include a swimming pool, a jogging and walking track, and lots of green space at the picnic area. Northlake Farms Apartments offers programs designed to keep rents affordable for moderate income households.

“I've enjoyed living here at Northlake Farms. The staff is very professional and courteous. My neighbors are friendly. I love the location. The grounds are well kept and parking is always available.” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

Northlake Village:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 3.4 out of 5
  • 77% of reviewers recommend this property

Northlake Village apartments, located in the northern suburbs of Indianapolis, in Noblesville, are the perfect place to come home to. The spacious garden style one, two, and three-bedroom apartment homes are designed for maximum comfort. Amenities include unique floor plans, large over-sized closets, private patios, and is a pet-friendly community. Located within the Noblesville School District, the community organizes monthly events for residents and offers amenities such as a digital café, coffee bar, and bark park.

“I lived at Northlake Village for over four years, all spent in the same unit and with a range of different lease terms over my time. Maintenance was always quick, usually within a few hours of any request made during business hours. Great proximity to downtown Noblesville (about one-mile) and immediate access to Noblesville Schools. My unit didn't include washer or dryer hookups, but the laundry room at the front of the complex was never too busy and got the job done!” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

Providence Old Meridian:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 3.8 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.4
  • 86% of reviewers recommend this property

Providence at Old Meridian offers a prestigious and unique suburban lifestyle in Carmel, Indiana just off US-31. One, two and three-bedroom apartment homes are located along boulevard streetscapes, lined with bronze sculptures, flowing fountains, boutiques and sidewalk dining. Providence offers contemporary home features and un-matched amenities. Close to the Monon Trail and Carmel Arts District, Providence at Old Meridian lifts suburban apartment living to a whole new level. From state-of-the-art technology to charming shops and quaint cafe's, Providence will turn your imagination into reality.

“Providence does a great job of maintaining the property and it always looks clean. The leasing staff is extremely helpful and the maintenance staff are very good. Of all of the communities we have lived in, this is our top choice.” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

Quail Run:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 4.1 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.4
  • 87% of reviewers recommend this property

Quail Run apartments are in Zionsville, Indiana, just 20-miles north of Indianapolis and minutes from Park 100, College Park and Traders Point. The apartment community in historic Zionsville has the quiet, serene feel of a residential neighborhood while being within walking distance to shopping, restaurants, and entertainment. Residents enjoy direct access to the Zionsville Big-4 Rail Trail and walking distance to the local Starbucks. Off­ering apartments and townhomes; each style includes an assigned parking space and a private entrance. Our townhomes also feature an oversized private patio; perfect for entertaining, gardening, and outdoor living. Apartment homes have been upgraded with several variations of designer finishes and fixtures.

“It has been great. Staff took great care to help us. Grounds are well maintained. Close to shopping and entertainment. Pet friendly complex. Privacy fenced patio area in the town homes. Office staff was great.” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

Reserve at Williams Glen:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 4 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.4
  • 89% of reviewers recommend this property

The Reserve at William's Glen offers newly renovated one and two-bedroom apartment homes in Zionsville, Indiana, conveniently located with direct access to 1-465 and only 20-minutes from downtown Indianapolis. Each apartment home has tall ceilings, walk-in closets, attached garages and newly renovated features, including a wide array of amenities such as a brand-new fitness center, Wi-Fi cafe' lounge, business center, swimming pool, bark park, and more.

“Holly in the main office was wonderful. She was kind, responsive, knowledgeable, and very helpful through the whole process. The move-in went very smoothly… The apartment was very clean and the community feels safe and welcoming. We are very pleased with our choice.” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

Whetstone Flats:

  • ApartmentRatings score: 4.8 out of 5
  • SatisFacts score: 4.6
  • 96% of reviewers recommend this property

Whetstone Flats offers one, two, and three-bedroom apartment homes in Nashville, Tennessee. Newly constructed apartments feature upgraded finishes, including hard floors, granite countertops and stainless appliances along with the best amenities, such as a pool with tanning ledge, resort-style seating lounge, outdoor kitchens, media center, fitness center, culinary kitchen, bark park, and conference center.

“Very nice place. Everything is new and the appearance of the apartment is light and bright, the many windows were a big selling point for me. The fitness center is top notch and has most anything I would want for a decent workout.” – verified resident review on ApartmentRatings

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