Amenities & Features

Essex Apartments Features

Apartment Features

  • Accent walls available
  • Central heating
  • Dishwasher
  • Double-pane windows
  • Fireplace
  • Great views
  • Hardwood-style vinyl flooring
  • Heating unit
  • High ceilings
  • Keyless Entry

    Keyless entry

    Digitally grant access to your guests with keyless smart locks. 


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    Keyless entry
  • Large closets
  • Open layout
  • Oversized windows
  • Patio/balcony
  • Smart Technology

    Smart home technology

    Enjoy the convenience of a smart device-enabled apartment home. You can easily control your apartment with a convenient mobile app.


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    Smart home technology
  • Stainless steel appliances
  • Storage closet
  • Ultrafast Internet

    Ultrafast Internet connectivity

    Our portfolio of Ultrafast internet providers offer speeds from 200 MBPS to up to 1 GB. Take advantage of lower introductory prices when you sign up for a new service.


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    Ultrafast Internet connectivity
  • Vaulted ceilings
  • Walk-in closet
  • Washer and dryer

Some features available in select apartments. To learn more about our application process, pet policies, and more, please visit our Leasing Info page. Additional monthly fees apply for Internet.

  • Living room with fireplace and large windows.
Essex Apartments Community Amenities

Community Amenities

  • 24/7 emergency maintenance
  • BBQ area
  • Courtesy patrol
  • Community courtyard
  • Extra storage space available
  • Fitness center
  • Online resident portal
  • Parking
  • Pet friendly
  • Picnic area
  • Playground
  • Smoke-free community
  • Swimming pool
  • WiFi in common areas
  • Outdoor swimming pool surrounded by lounge chairs.
Community Parking Amenity

Deer Valley Parking

Deer Valley offers covered and garage parking. One parking space is included with studio, one-, two-, or three-bedroom apartment homes. Townhomes include an attached, two-car garage. Additional parking spaces, if available, are $175 monthly per space. Parking availability and pricing are subject to change without notice. Have additional questions? Our leasing team can work with you directly to find the best parking option to fit your needs.
Essex On-Site Retail Locations

On-Site Retail Locations*

    *On-site retail locations are independent third-party businesses and services located within the community. Additional fees and services may apply. Essex and its subsidiaries do not endorse any on-site retail locations.

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