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

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


No, for security reasons we meet everyone at the Office first, then show the properties.

Rents are based on 2 person occupancy and range in price depending on the property from $625 - $995 . If there are more than 2 people, $100/month per person is added to the rent.

Effective October, 2013 is the Single Authorized Provider of Cable and Internet services at the El Camino and the Tropicana. 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 is $70/month or Gigabit + TV for $120/month. Current Time Warner customers may retain their services, but effective immediately, Time Warner's authorization to access the El Camino and the Tropicana has been restricted due to continued lack of maintenance of existing infra-structure.

We only offer 12 month leases that require a 60 day 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 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.

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 $25.00 per month per space. Residents at the El Camino have the additional option of Covered Reserved Parking for $50 per space per month. We do not guarantee the availability of, or when, new parking spaces will become available for rent. The parking lots also offer controlled access with rolling gates operated by remote control! 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.

We have gated communities with telephone access systems, intercom systems, or gated entryways.

Yes, there is a $40 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.

Nice & quiet. Friendly neighbors. Great location! Close to the Plaza, UMKC & Nelson Atkins Museum of Art and the Kansas City Art Institute.

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.

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

Yes, each property features a coin operated laundry facility. 4 quarters to wash, 4 quarters to dry (you can add extra quarters to add extra drying time). FYI, there are no change machines.

No. We only have 1 year leases available.