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off-campus apartments in Albuquerque. Don’t see your question on
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I want to live at The View. What do I need to do now?
First off, we are so excited that you have chosen The View as
your home away from home! Securing your spot with us is as easy as
visiting our website. Apply, pay your application fee, and sign
your lease, all online from anywhere in the world! Be sure your
have a copy of your driver's license or photo ID, and payment
method to complete your application.
You can also complete the lease signing process with a staff
member by scheduling an appointment with our office, or simply
walking in during our office hours. We will then complete all the
necessary paperwork and go through the lease, which takes about 30
What does my rent installment include?
The rent installment includes: cable, Internet, water, and
What are my lease options?
We offer 6-, 10-, 12- & 14-installment leases. 6 month
leases include a $100/month short-term premium. 10-month leases
include a $75/mo short-term premium.
What if I need roommates?
We offer a roommate matching service. Each resident will
complete a detailed roommate profile questionnaire. The View will
then match roommates who are most compatible based on the responses
regarding their lifestyle.
How do I pay the rental installment or any other fees?
Payments can be made online with E-check, debit cards, and
credit cards (Visa, Discover, Mastercard). We also accept checks or
money orders in the office.
Do I have to pay a move-in fee or application fee when I sign
Yes, there is a $35 application fee and no Activity or Service
If I am over 21, do I need to have a guarantor?
Yes. Every resident must have a guarantor. The guarantor must
be at least 25 years old and a resident of the United States. If a
resident does not have a guarantor, he or she must pay the last one
and a half installments of his or her lease prior to move in. This
payment will go toward the final two installments of the resident's
Can other people take over my lease?
Yes, someone can take over your lease. There is a $500 fee. The
new resident must come in and fill out the paperwork and be
approved my management to successfully take over your lease.
What kind of cable package comes with my apartment?
Standard cable is included in each home.
What should I bring?
Bedding – Queen size. Standard mattresses are provided on every
bed. We recommend purchasing a mattress pad or topper if you need
Bathroom Accessories - Shower Curtain, Towels, etc.
Kitchen Utensils – Pots and Pans, Silverware, Dishes, Cups,
What brand are the kitchen appliances and washer and
All the appliances are Whirlpool and full-size including a
washer and dryer, refrigerator, oven, microwave and stove-top.
What size are the beds?
The beds at The View are queen size. Standard mattresses are
provided on every bed. We recommend purchasing a mattress pad or
topper if you need additional support.
What type of Internet is included?
The View offers wireless Internet throughout the complex.
What do I need to hook up my computer to the Internet?
To connect to the wireless you will need a wireless card. Most
computers today come with a wireless card built in.
How late is the Fitness Center open?
Our fitness center is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Residents can access the fitness center at any time using their key
Is parking available?
Yes, we provide one free parking permit per resident.
What if I have a problem with an appliance or an emergency
The View has 24-hour emergency maintenance. Our courteous and
responsive maintenance team will repair all broken appliances and
provide replacements if necessary.