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General Questions

When does the lease start?

The lease for the fall 2022 lease term will begin on Wednesday, August 17th, 2022. Move-in day will be on this day as well and we are so excited to meet our residents!

How far is Union Blacksburg from Virginia Tech?

Our community is located just 1 mile from the campus of Virginia Tech. We have a Blacksburg Transit bus stop on property. You can easily access our surrounding businesses, including Kroger, Macado’s, Starbucks, Mezeh, and more!

Are the apartments furnished?

We offer both furnished and unfurnished apartments. Our furnished apartments include designer furnishings, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, a 55” TV in the living room, and walk-in closets. All apartments include Smart thermostats and an in-unit washer and dryer.

What furniture is provided in the furnished apartment?

Your furnished apartment will include a 55” TV in the living room, sofa, coffee table, and an entertainment center. Your bedroom will include a full XL bed, desk and chair, and a dresser.

Are you pet friendly?

Yes, Union Blacksburg is pet-friendly! We allow cats and dogs up to 75 lbs. We charge a $300 non-refundable pet fee and a $25 monthly pet rent. Each cottage is allowed a maximum of two pets. One pet per resident.

What types of apartments are available?

We offer studios, 1-4 bedroom apartments, and 4 bedroom townhomes. We know you will find a great option for your future home!.

How do I secure my spot?

The first step is to complete your application online. You will invite your guarantor to complete their portion of the application during this process. After we process the applications, we'll move forward to a Lease Agreement. All of the paperwork can be completed online!

What if I do not have a guarantor?

All leases are required to have a guarantor. If an approved guarantor cannot be obtained, Greystar will accept a security deposit of 1 installment.

Can I request a roommate?

Yes! We always try to place requested roommates together. You will complete your request under the roommate matching section of your online application.

What if I don’t have a roommate?

With our roommate matching service, we can easily accommodate you-- even if you don't have anyone to live with or enough roommates to fill an apartment.

How are roommates matched?

We work with RoomSync to match you with your future roommates. The roommate matching card within your application is used during the roommate matching process, so be sure to fill this out accurately.

What types of leases are available?

We offer a term lease here at Union Blacksburg. The term will run from mid-August to July 31st of the following year. In the fall, you will have the option to renew your lease and avoid the hassle of moving!

What utilities are included in the installment?

The following utilities are included: Wi-Fi, water, trash, sewer, and pest control.