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Thank you for taking the time to learn more about The Elms at Century. We know there are countless choices for today’s renter and so much to remember when making this very important decision, so we have provided some additional information that may be important to you. Our award-winning, customer-focused team strives to make this process – and your time with us – as hassle-free as possible. We hope you decide to make our amazing community your next home!
The application fee is $40 per person and is a non-refundable amount. All persons over the age of 18 must complete an application for occupancy and will be a leaseholder upon approval.
- Security Deposit Option 1: Starts at $500 (refundable security deposit) based upon application approval.*
- Surety Bond Option 2: Starts at $131.25 (one-time) amount that is non-refundable.* Payable to Sure Deposit.
*Costs may vary based on approval conditions. See leasing consultant for details.
A one-time, non-refundable amount of $250 to be paid with the completion of the reservation agreement.
A one-time payment in the amount of $250. This payment is non-refundable unless cancellation is made in writing within 48 hours of signed reservation agreement.
You must complete your signed reservation agreement and applicable lease documents within two (2) days of being notified that your application has been approved. Cancellation of your reservation and application must be submitted to the leasing office in writing within 48 hours.
We welcome a two-pet maximum per apartment. Some breeds are prohibited and all pets are subject to the approval of management. Restricted breeds include pit bull, american staffordshire terrier, rottweiler, doberman, and chow-chow as a pure bred or a mix of the breed. Pet deposits are refundable and monthly pet rent amounts are per pet. Specifics regarding your pet’s breed and proof of rabies documentation from your veterinarian and a photo of your pet will be required prior to move-in. A pet security deposit of $500 is due upon move-in and is refundable upon move-out. A monthly pet rent of $40 per pet will be due at the beginning of each month.
Individual parking garages are available. A $250 refundable deposit is due upon move-in if you rent a garage. A monthly garage rent of $250 per garage will be due at the beginning of each month. Surface lot parking is by permit only and is strictly enforced. A maximum of two parking passes and one visitor pass per household will be issued and all vehicles must be registered with the leasing office. Vehicles not displaying the proper permit will be towed at owner’s expense. This includes all visitors that do not have the proper permit displayed. Motorcycle parking is available. Commercial vehicles and campers are prohibited.
12-month leases are standard but we do offer variable lease terms as market conditions allow. Short-term premium of $300 apply for all lease terms between 3-9 months.
In the event there is a reduced market rate or move-in discount at the time you lease your new home, the concession is extended in consideration of standard lease term minimum and is expected to be paid back in full if the lease term is not fulfilled.
Active duty U.S. military, Montgomery County teachers, Montgomery County Police, Hughes Network, Department of Energy and MedImmune employees are eligible for a waived amenity fee of $250. This is our way of extending a sincere “Thank You” for serving our community.
Residents pay for electric, water and sewer. Your leasing professional will be happy to provide you with the local contact numbers to set up your new accounts.
We require all residents to have a minimum of $100,000 liability coverage at all times and “The Elms at Century” to be included as “Additional Insured.” All approved applications pre-qualify for an A+ policy that is easy, affordable and hassle-free at eRenterPlan.com. Ask your leasing professional about our eRenterPlans or you can use the insurance company of your choice.
Life is busy and time is valuable. We aim to make our exchanges as hassle-free as possible. Residents and future residents have the options of paying with a money order, cashier’s check, setting up auto-debits or e-checks, or paying by credit card. Processing fees will vary for credit card payments. Paying rent online has never been easier!
More hassle-free ways for our residents to stay informed! You can make easy online rent payments, place service requests and much more by clicking the “Resident Login” link above.
Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Pool (during pool season): 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Outdoor Living Space: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Fitness Center: 24/7
Dog Park: Dusk – Dawn
Apartment homes are wired for Comcast Xfinity and other high-speed providers. Residents may contact their provider directly to set up service.
Waters Landing Elementary School
13100 Waters Landing Drive, Germantown, MD 20874
Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School
13737 Wisteria Drive, Germantown, MD 20874
Seneca Valley High School
19407 Crystal Rock Drive, Germantown, MD 20874
Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Yes, we have MPDU’s onsite and the eligibility is based on our standard application process. We also accept the Housing Opportunity Choice Voucher.