(816) 931-4157
110 E 51st Street, #1, Kansas City, MO 64112
info@plazaliving.com

FAQ’s

Frequently Asked Questions

These are some of our most commonly asked questions. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, please let us know at info@plazaliving.com

What is the address and phone number of the office?

Address: 110 E. 51st Street, Apt. 1
Kansas City, Missouri 64112
 Local: (816) 931-4157
 Toll Free: (800) 814-8349
 Fax: (816) 561-3847
 Email: info@plazaliving.com

Do you allow pets?

No, sorry. NO PETS ALLOWED.

Is it mandatory to come to the office before seeing an apartment?

Yes, for security reasons we meet everyone at the Office first, then show the properties.

How much is the monthly rent?

Rents are based on 2 person occupancy and range in price depending on the property from $700 – $2200 . If there are more than 2 people, $100/month per person is added to the rent.

For a limited time we are offering FREE Google Fiber Internet at El Camino, Tropicana & Sutton Place Apartments

Effective October, 2013 is the Single Authorized Provider of Cable and Internet services at the El Camino ,Tropicana & Sutton Place. To activate your free Google Fiber Internet or to activate Gigabit Internet and Google Fiber TV simply logon to the Google Fiber website. Gigabit Internet or Gigabit + TV is an additional charge. Current Spectrum customers may retain their services, but effective immediately, Time Warner/Spectrum authorization to access the El Camino and the Tropicana is restricted due to continued lack of maintenance of existing infra-structure. Residents must leave Google Fiberjack and cord in wall upon move out.

How Long is the Initial Lease Term

We only offer 12 month leases that require a 60 day written signed notice before the end of the lease that you will be moving. The notice needs to be in writing, signed by all roommates and in our office 60 days prior to the end of your lease. If you will be staying with us, relax, you don’t need to do anything and your lease will automatically renew for another year. There is no month to month option.

Off Street Parking & Related Costs

In our area, parking is at a premium. We offer off street reserved parking. Reserved parking is based upon availability on a “first come,first serve” basis. A reserved non-covered space on our lot is just $50.00 per month per space. Residents at the El Camino have the additional option of Covered Reserved Parking for $75 per space per month. The New Brookside Bluffs offers 1 FREE offstreet parking spot per apartment. At the El Camino Real, Tropicana & Sutton Place, we allow 1 car space to be reserved for a fee per apartment. The parking lots also offer controlled access with rolling gates operated by remote control.  From time to time, without notice, for maintenance or weather reasons the gates may be open for extended lengths of time. There is a small fee of $40 for a gate opener remote control. When you return the remote, You will receive $20 back . We keep $20 for wear and tear, batteries, and service. If residents do not return their remote then we keep the $40.

Is the Property Secure

We have gated communities with telephone access systems, intercom systems, or gated entryways. From time to time, with or without notice, gates may remain open for various lengths of time for maintenance or weather related reasons.

Is there an application fee?

Yes, there is a $50 per person application fee. The application fee and all paperwork must be received before we run your credit check, and criminal background check. These are standard things we do with each and every applicant.

Describe the property's overall environment?

Nice & quiet. Friendly neighbors. Great location! Close to the Plaza, UMKC & Nelson Atkins Museum of Art and the Kansas City Art Institute. Quiet No Party hours after 10 PM daily.

How much is the deposit and is it fully refundable?

The deposit is $400 based on 2 people, each additional person equals $200 additional deposit. The deposit can be fully refundable if the apartment is returned to us in exceptional condition. In addition to being cleaned extremely well, carpets must be professionally cleaned by a professional truck based cleaning company. We use Steammaster. Call us at (816) 931-4157 for their info.

What utilities are included?

We pay water and trash, and for a limited time, basic Google Fiber Internet will be a free amenity. You pay gas, electric and premium Google Fiber services (see Google Fiber Question above).

Do you have laundry facilities?

Yes, El Camino, Tropicana & Sutton Place feature  coin operated laundry facilities. 4 quarters to wash, 4 quarters to dry (you can add extra quarters to add extra drying time). FYI, there are no change machines.

Do you offer 6 month or short term leases?

No. We only have 1 year leases available.