Frequently Asked Questions
WHERE IS THE BRIDGES LOCATED?
The Bridges is located on University Avenue at 10th Avenue SE in the Dinkytown neighborhood. Its location is equidistant from the University of Minnesota’s East and West Bank campuses and provides easy access to I-35W. The address is 930 University Avenue SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414.
HOW MANY PEOPLE CAN LIVE IN AN APARTMENT?
Occupancy guidelines are as follows:
- 1-2 people permitted in a Studio
- 1-2 people permitted in a 1 Bedroom
- 2-4 people permitted in a 2 Bedroom, depending on the floor plan
- 3-5 people permitted in a 3 Bedroom
- 4-5 people permitted in a 4 Bedroom
WHAT UTILITIES ARE INCLUDED IN THE RENT?
Cable, internet, trash, water, gas, and sewer are included in the rent with a $30 per person monthly charge. You will be billed directly from the utility companies for your electricity service. Estimated monthly costs for electricity are around $30/person/month.
There is also a $10/person/month Service Fee which includes free light bulb replacement, heating/air conditioner filter replacement, battery replacement in smoke detectors, touch up paint and patching of small nail holes at the time of move out, unlimited use of vacuums, moving carts, and cable TV in common rooms.
WHERE IS THE LAUNDRY?
Each apartment at The Bridges includes a full-size washer and dryer. No more laundromats!
HOW AND WHERE DO I APPLY?
There are a few ways to apply! You can either apply online or you can apply in person at our convenient Leasing Center inside of The Bridges:
930 University Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414
WHAT FURNITURE IS PROVIDED?
Bedroom: A bed, computer desk, and dresser drawer system.
Living room: A sofa or loveseat, chair, end table, coffee table, and entertainment center.
Kitchen: Units with breakfast counters or center islands will be provided with 2-3 stools.
APARTMENTS ARE FURNISHED, BUT CAN I USE MY OWN FURNITURE?
Yes, but there is not a discount on rent for doing so.
DO YOU ALLOW PETS?
Pets are not allowed in the building. However, certified service animals for people with disabilities are not considered pets.
IS THE RENT PER BED?
Yes, in order to keep things simple, we rent by the bed.
DO YOU HAVE A ROOMMATE MATCHING SERVICE?
Absolutely! Don’t have a roommate in mind? Our Leasing Team would be more than happy to match you up with another resident looking for a roommate.
HOW DO I PAY RENT?
Rent can be paid by check, money order, or online through our Resident Portal.
DO YOU HAVE A MAINTENANCE TEAM?
Yes, we have an on-site maintenance team available during office hours as well as 24-hour emergency maintenance.
DO YOU HAVE PARKING AVAILABLE?
Yes, we offer underground garage parking for an additional fee of $165 per month. We also offer Scooter/Motorcycle stalls in the underground garage for $35 per month.
DO YOU HAVE BIKE STORAGE?
Yes, we have a bicycle storage area in our enclosed and climate-controlled parking garage at no cost to our residents.