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385Rent is committed to meeting your individual needs. With so many properties to choose from, we can find one to match your desired location, budget, and lifestyle. To figure out which rental home is best for you come in and see us in our office on Gaines street, call us at (850) 385-7368, e-mail us at info@385rent.com, submit a contact form or check out our website http://www.385rent.com/

 

What’s going on in Tallahassee:

Tallahassee, Florida’s capital city, truly has something for everyone. Tallahassee, commonly referred to as “Tally,” has a fascinating historical side as well as incredible wildlife Trailahassee. The city is largely comprised of the three colleges in the area, Florida State University (link to about FSU page), Tallahassee Community College (link to about TCC), and Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (link to about FAMU page). The city caters well to the college crowd, hosting a variety of free events in the area. Not a part of the college crowd? Tallahassee has you covered, too! The Capital City Amphitheater in Cascades park attracts a variety of artists. Or, relax at one of the many beaches located in surrounding areas. Want to know more about what is going on in Tallahassee? Go to Visit Tallahassee. 385Rent is proud to say that we began in Tallahassee and we continue to provide residents with their perfect rental homes during their stay. Visit us at vvv.385rent.com to see how we can help you.

 

About Florida State Univeristy:

Founded in 1851, Florida State University is the oldest continuous site of higher education in Florida. What started as a women’s college, quickly transformed to the diverse university that it is today. Comprised of students from every county in Florida, all 50 states, and 140 countries, FSU is proud to be a diverse campus that fosters creativity and intellectual growth in students. Florida State has over 300 degree programs for students to pursue during their time as a student.
Florida State University has 2,409 traditional faculty, which has included 6 Nobel Laureates. The average incoming freshman GPA is a 4.1 and the average SAT score is 1858. In addition to the branch campuses in Panama City, Sarasota, and the Republic of Panama, FSU offers a variety of study abroad opportunities (link to https://www.international.fsu.edu/).
In addition to academics, Florida State students boast about their stellar athletic teams (link to http://www.seminoles.com/). The Florida State Seminoles continuously rank nationwide, even earning the title of National Champions in 2013. In addition, the ‘Noles have won three national championships, 18 conference titles, and 6 division titles along with a playoff appearance. Florida State students also enjoy watching their stellar baseball, basketball, and volleyball teams face off.

 

About Tallahassee Community College:

Located just minutes away from the Florida State campus on Appleyard Drive, you will find Tallahassee Community College. TCC aims to prepare students to later transfer to university and to join the workforce. Their diverse community promotes intellectual, social, and personal development of students and encourages them to think critically, creatively, and reflectively.
It is not uncommon for TCC students to transfer to university later. Over 70% of Tallahassee Community College students transfer to a four-year university. Students say that they feel better prepared, not just for the academic needs, but also for the university lifestyle after having studied at TCC.
Tallahassee Community College was ranked number 8 in the Top Ten Community Colleges in America (link to smartassess.com). They are also a top Military-Friendly College. In addition to this, they are a top producer of A.A. degrees, according to Community College Week.

TCC boasts itself on more than just great academics. There is always something going on for TCC students. The college also works closely with Florida State, allowing students access to libraries and football tickets.

We encourage students attending TCC to look at our College Square apartment complex. College Square is a smaller community less than one mile from campus and has private bathrooms for each resident, among many other perks.
Check out more about Tallahassee Community College at Tallahassee Community College.

 

About Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University:

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, FAMU, is a historically-black, land grant university established in 1887, which later developed into the top historically black college or university in the nation. FAMU prides itself on providing access to a high-quality, affordable education to many students who otherwise may not have had the opportunity. In addition to being one of the most beautiful campuses in the country, FAMU is ranked as one of the top colleges and universities in the nation for fostering social and economic opportunity.
Made up of nearly 10,000 students from all across the United States and over 70 countries, FAMU’s diverse population includes students form all ethnic, socio-economic, and religious backgrounds. The university offers over 50 bachelor’s degrees which students may choose to pursue, as well as a multitude of master’s, professional, and doctoral programs.

A FAMU student’s calendar is never empty with all of the events held by the university. Every year, FAMU holds its annual Holiday Concert, which is free to the public.
FAMU recently established the Sustainability Institute, one of many centers and institutes. where faculty and students conduct research to develop real-world solutions to society’s challenges. The Sustainability Institute focuses on economic growth and job creation through a multi-partnership effort that utilizes both external and internal strategic alliances. Want to learn more? Visit Florida A&M University.

 

For parents:

Finding the best place for your child to live. With our wide array of options and commitment to helping your child, we can help alleviate some of that stress and find something that meets your needs.
Roommate Matching: Upon signing leases, we conduct roommate matching personality measures. This easy process helps to ensure that your child will be placed with students with similar likes, personality, and routines.
Variety of Floor Plans: Many of our properties have the choice of 4, 3, 2, or 1 bedrooms, depending on how many people your child would like to live with. Most rooms come with their own private bathroom and amenities such as washers and dryers in the unit, parking, pet-friendly, and cable/internet. Some units also come fully furnished. This is a hassle-free way to make sure your child has everything they need before the school year kicks off, and not have to worry about moving or storage at the end of the year.
Online Resident Portal: Paying rent is a breeze using our online tenant portal. Using this portal, you or your parents can view and pay bills anytime, from anywhere you have internet. You can also set up automatic payments and review payment history.
Individual Lease Liability: With our individual leases, you never have to be responsible for any other roommate not paying rent on time.

24-hour emergency maintenance staff: Our local after-hours maintenance staff gives you peace of mind that any of your child’s emergencies will be handled promptly.