Below is a list of frequently asked questions about resident life at The Meridian. If you have any additional questions or concerns, please contact us.
WHAT TYPE OF LEASE DOES The Meridian OFFER?
The Meridian offers individual leases.
ARE ANY UTILITIES INCLUDED IN MY RENT?
Yes - The Meridian provides cable, internet, water, trash and pest control. While electricity is not included, we use the convenience of direct bill pay each month. The electricity will be put in The Meridian’s name and will be divided evenly each month upon roommates. Each resident is required to pay a $75 Set Up Fee upon move in.
HOW LONG IS MY LEASE AT The Meridian?
Each lease at The Meridian is for a 12 month term. Residents are given first option to renew their house for another 12 month term.
HOW DO MY ROOMMATES AND I GO ABOUT SIGNING OUR NEW LEASE?
The first step is to complete the leasing application on The Meridian’s website. Once that is complete, a member of our team will contact you to schedule a time to sign your lease. We offer roommate matching.
WHAT IS REQUIRED TO SIGN A LEASE?
Each resident needs to complete a leasing application, submit a $45 Application Fee, and completed Parental Guaranty Form
WHERE CAN I GET THE PARENTAL GUARANTY FORM?
The Parental Guaranty Form
is on The Meridian website and can be downloaded by a Parent or legal guardian, completed and either brought to your lease signing or faxed/mailed to The Meridian office.
DO APPLIANCES COME WITH MY NEW HOME?
Yes - each new home at The Meridian comes standard with kitchen appliances including refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, and stove. A washer and dryer are also included. Our renovated units have stainless appliances.
HOW FAR IS The Meridian FROM CAMPUS?
Located one mile to Florida State University and less than five miles from Florida A&M University
WHEN IS RENT DUE EACH MONTH?
Rent is due on the 1st of the month and is considered late after 5PM on the 4th. The Meridian offers each resident a grace period between the 1st and the 4th to pay their rent with no late fees if paid during that time period.
Do you offer a furnished option?
Yes - The Meridian does offer a furnished option. Please call our office for pricing.
WHILE I'M A RESIDENT, AM I ALLOWED TO HAVE A PET?
Yes - the community is pet friendly. The pet owner must register the pet and once approved by management pay a $300 non-refundable pet fee.