Frequently Asked Questions About Our Riverfront Apartments

Explore our modern apartments featuring the traditional creature comforts of home blended with modern touches. Our riverfront Providence apartments have everything residents need to live their way on resident-friendly budgets. Before starting the application process, get answers to frequently asked questions about River House. Contact us today to schedule a property tour or to learn more about our all-inclusive community.

While on campus dorms are crowded, small, and run down, our apartments near Brown University are spacious, riverfront living spaces perfect for students and young professionals who want to experience next-level living. Living off campus fosters lifelong skills — including cooking, cleaning, budgeting, and paying bills — needed well beyond college years. As an added perk, our apartments are conveniently located nearby Brown University, the Rhode Island School of Design, University of Rhode Island-Providence, Providence College, and Johnson & Wales University, and just minutes from the district’s trendiest restaurants, shops, entertainment spots, and parks.

To better serve our residents, we offer both joint and individual housing contracts. Joint housing contracts mean that all residents in an apartment contribute to one monthly installment payment. Individual housing contracts mean that students are only responsible for their monthly payments, not those of their roommates. Contact us to learn more about the types of housing contracts we offer at River House.

Discover what it means to live in luxury and enjoy exclusive community amenities designed with residents in mind. Our amenities are located throughout our property and include a 24/7 fitness center; rooftop patio with a fire pit, fantastic river views, heaters, and BBQ grills; outdoor gourmet kitchen and bar; private and group study spaces; cyber café with a coffee bar; resident lounge; business center with PCs, Macs, and printers; Luxer One package locker system; indoor bike storage; parking garage; among other amazing amenities at our Brown University apartment community.

At River House, we want to provide residents with the highest-quality living. That’s why our monthly installment payments are all-inclusive — no more hassle when it comes to utilities and dealing with multiple service providers. Each installment covers cable, high-speed Internet, water, sewer, and trash. Monthly installment payments also include access to our array of on-site community amenities.

Yes! Each of our Providence apartments is pet-friendly — residents can bring along their dogs, cats, or another type of pet along with them. Our community boasts plenty of green space and is close to multiple parks, so finding a place to walk your dog is easy. Contact our office to learn more about our pet policy and possible restrictions.

At River House, we understand that no two residents are alike. To better accommodate the needs of every resident, we offer three-month housing contracts, six-month housing contracts, nine-month housing contracts, and twelve-month housing contracts for each of our Brown University apartments. Get in touch with our office to learn more about our housing contracts.

We know our residents lead busy lives and have a lot on their plates, so we’ve simplified the process of paying monthly installments. Residents can either pay online using our convenient resident portal or drop off a check in-person at our leasing office. We also give residents the option to set up automatic payments, so making payments on time is easy.

Yes! We offer riverfront studio apartments, one-bedroom apartments, and two-bedroom apartments outfitted with contemporary features and upscale furnishings. These include a queen-sized bed with a pillowtop mattress; a dresser; a desk with a chair; a couch and loveseat; barstools; a coffee and end table; quartz countertops; white shaker cabinets; hardwood-style floors; custom window treatments; modern fixtures; smart technology capabilities with the Amazon Echo; a flat-screen HDTV; and in-unit washers and dryers. For residents who prefer to use their own furniture, we also offer unfurnished apartments upon request.

Yes! Our community employs a highly qualified team of management and maintenance staff right on-site. We also have on-call maintenance staff available to residents 24 hours, 7 days a week in case of emergencies.

Yes. All of our residents must have guarantors for their individual or joint housing contracts to ensure that all financial obligations are met. Potential guarantors must meet minimum income and credit requirements and sign the guarantor addendum to each contract. If an applicant is unable to provide a qualified guarantor, we require that applicants submit an additional security deposit to reserve their spot in our Brown University off campus housing community. Contact our office to learn more about guarantor requirements at River House.

Yes! No more scrambling to find a roommate or living with someone who isn’t your perfect match. Our team understands how important it is to have roommates that get along and help students grow — at River House, we offer complimentary roommate-matching services to all our residents. During the application process, students fill out a comprehensive questionnaire asking about their habits, hobbies, lifestyle preferences, and any other pertinent information.