Exceptional Living In The Heart Of Starkville
With our convenient location near Mississippi State University and the city’s most beloved shopping, dining, and entertainment destinations, you’ll experience an unparalleled living experience at The Social Block And Townhomes.
Frequently Asked Questions
As you consider calling our community home, we know that a variety of questions about our amenities, floor plans, and resident services will cross your mind. Below, you will find answers to some of our most frequently asked questions. Have a question that we haven’t answered? Select the contact method of your choice to connect with us and learn more:
Do you have to be a student?
No! With our convenient location near all things Starkville, The Social Block And Townhomes is the ideal location for anyone!
How far is the community from campus?
The Social Block is less than 1 mile from the Mississippi State University campus near the intersection of Lincoln Green and Blackjack Rd.
Is the community close to public transit options?
Our community provides convenient S.M.A.R.T bus access.
What is included in the rent?
Our apartment pricing includes monthly rent, cable, and internet. Our townhome pricing includes monthly rent, cable, and trash. Utilities such as electricity are set up and billed directly by the provider. Complimentary on-site parking is available for our residents with a valid parking decal that is distributed at move-in. Our community has a limit of one vehicle per resident.
Do you offer furniture?
Yes, many of our apartment homes are fully furnished with modern selections! Furnished units include a full-size bed frame with mattress, drawer storage, desk, and chair in the bedrooms. Furnished floor plans also come with a couch, chair, dining room set, entertainment center, and coffee table in the common areas.
Do you allow pets?
Yes, we do! All pets must be registered prior to entering the community. There is a one-time Pet Fee of $300 and a monthly Pet Rent Fee of $25 due for each animal at the community. There is a 2-pet maximum per apartment. Additionally, we do have some breed restrictions, so please reach out to our on-site team for more information.
What safety measurements are in place?
We want to do everything we can to ensure that you experience a comfortable living environment. We encourage all residents to report any suspicious activity to us and as always, dial 911 for emergencies.
What tour types do you offer?
The Social Block And Townhomes offers virtual, self-guided, and in-person tours! Our virtual tours allow you to experience The Social Block And Townhomes no matter where you are! If you’d like a self-guided tour, you can follow our tour map and walk through our community at your own pace or one of our leasing agents can take you on a personalized tour of our apartment homes and amenities with an in-person community tour. Contact us today and we’ll be happy to set you up with your desired tour type!
How do I pay the rent?
Rent is due on the 1st day of each month. We have an easy online payment system that allows you to pay any time of the day. You never have to worry about late fees if you opt into our automatic withdrawal option. You are also more than welcome to pay by check or money order in the office during regular business hours!
Is renters insurance required?
Yes, our community requires each resident to have an active renters insurance policy throughout the duration of their lease. We require a minimum of $100,000 in general liability coverage and recommend personal property insurance. You can request a free quote from our preferred insurance provider, eRenterPlan.
Do you provide on-site maintenance? How do we report any maintenance related issues?
Yes, we do have on-site maintenance. Our online Resident Portal makes it easy to submit work requests online directly to our office team. Our maintenance team is great at quickly responding to our resident’s needs! You will know when your work is completed via email by receiving a satisfaction survey. We love to hear the opinions of our residents so that we can continually improve our services.
I am ready to live here! What is the first step?
Great! We look forward to having you! We ask that the resident fills out an online application. It only takes 15-20 minutes! If you are signing with a guarantor, they may also complete their portion of the application at the same time. It’s that easy.