Review of Jey Marks (Urban Vigor) by notoilet

Review of Jey Marks (Urban Vigor) – Chevy Chase, 40502

Rating: 1 out of 5.

“Maintenance issues were frequent. Once a month we would not have hot water or water at all building-wide, with little to no communication on the issue. Power outages, limbs falling out of trees on the property. A tree fell over through a fence and blocked an entrance to the parking lot, and it wasn’t removed for 2 weeks. Took weeks to get the internet hooked up because Jey was unresponsive to the cable company. Can’t get Metronet fiber because Jey won’t talk to them. Jey would enter my apartment unannounced, frequently, including once walking in on me in my underwear. I had to install security cameras to document this behavior. My toilet tank broke because it was installed improperly and the tank was rubbing against the wall, and Jey said I “used the toilet improperly” and said I would have to pay for the repair. It was not repaired for over 2 weeks. This was the only toilet in my apartment, so I had to go to a local restaurant to use the bathroom. 7 months into a 12-month lease, a pet rent fee was added to my account on the online rent payment system. My signed lease did not mention a pet rent, at all. When I brought this up, Jey said there was a “typo” in my lease. There’s no such thing as a typo in a signed contract. When I refused to pay these illegal fees, he added late fees to my account and then took those late fees out of my deposit. Jey took the house across from the apartment building and listed it on AirBnB, so there were loud wild parties every weekend, even during covid. And there’s no sound insolation on exterior walls, at all, so I knew every song that was being played, even though it was on the other side of a small driveway. I was an ideal tenant. Paid my rent on time. Never threw loud parties. Kept my place clean and quiet. Jey always treated me like I was the biggest bother in the whole world. Jey always looks like he’s having the worst time, even when giving tours to prospective new tenants. My sincere hope is that he really is having the worst time, all the time because that’s exactly what he deserves. Don’t rent from Jey Marks or Urban Vigor. And don’t use the rental from them on AirBnB.

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Question/statement:Answer:
1. What type of housing?Residential
2. How long have you rented here?3 Years
3. Are you still renting here?No
4. What is your monthly rent?$700-800
5. My rental space was in good condition when I moved in.2 – disagree
6. I have not had issues with pests.5 – strongly agree
7. Maintenance issues are dealt with in a timely manner.1 – strongly disagree
8. My landlord is pleasant and respectful.1 – strongly disagree
9. My landlord responds to messages within…48+ hours
10 Has your landlord ever entered your living space with less than 24 hours notice?Yes
11. Has your landlord ever entered your living space unannounced?Yes
12. Have you ever felt unsafe in your living space because of your landlord?Yes
13. My landlord explained important lease items to me.2 – disagree
14. Has your landlord ever broken any lease agreements?Yes
15. How much of your security deposit did your landlord return?0%
16. My landlord kept a portion of my security deposit, but they were justified.1 – strongly disagree

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