Jun 24

Comparison to The Vue at Wards Road

The townhouse beats The Vue on all the important numbers.

Square Footage

The Vue is 108 square feet, or 9%, smaller than the townhouse.

Price

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The Vue charge $525 per student per month. The Townhouse is $50 cheaper per month or $1,550 (25%) cheaper per student per year when you factor in the lease length.

Lease Length

The Vue at Cornerstone is much more expensive than The Townhouse. First, The Vue requires a 12 month lease but only allow you access for 11.5 months on a one year lease. The Townhouse lease is student friendly at 10 months with check in and out dates that are in sync with Liberty University.

In summary, The Townhouse is larger in square footage, cheaper each month, shorter lease term which means you are paying 31% less per square foot per year to live off campus.

wards-vue-comparison-amenities-iiAdditional Amenities

The Vue at Cornerstone does not include any kitchen items, so you have to bring your own cookware, flatware and dinnerware. These items are included at The Townhouse.

The Vue at Cornerstone also does not include bedding and towels. These items are included with The Townhouse.

Jun 23

Comparison to The Vue in Cornerstone

The townhouse beats The Vue on all the important numbers.  The most important difference between The Vue Cornerstone and The Townhouse is that The Vue is a condo and not a townhouse.  This means there is no private front or back yard and constant walking of steps if your not on the first floor.

The Vue at Cornerstone is creating a dorm like atmosphere off campus with the condo configuration, student only tenants and institutional type furniture.

 wards-vue-comparisonCommute Distance and Times

It is closer and quicker commute time, not including the traffic congestion around Cornerstone.  Quite a bit of traffic to LU comes from the western part of Lynchburg.  The Townhouse is located to the southeast right of Business 29.

Square Footage

The Vue at Cornerstone is 108 square feet, or 9%,  smaller than the townhouse.

Price

The Vue at Cornerstone charge $490 per student per month.  The Townhouse is $15 cheaper per month or $1,130 (19%) cheaper per student per year when you factor in the lease length.

Lease Length

The Vue at Cornerstone is much more expensive than The Townhouse.  First, The Vue requires a 12 month lease but only allow you access for 11.5 months on a one year lease.  The Townhouse lease is student friendly at 10 months with check in and out dates that are in sync with Liberty University.

In summary, The Townhouse is closer to LU, larger in square footage, cheaper each month, shorter lease term which means you are paying 26% less per square foot per year to live off campus.

wards-vue-comparison-amenitiesAdditional Amenities

The Vue at Cornerstone does not include any kitchen items, so you have to bring your own cookware, flatware and dinnerware.  These items are included at The Townhouse.

The Vue at Cornerstone also does not include bedding and towels.  These items are included with The Townhouse.