Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 32

Thread: The Grove

  1. #1
    Starter
    Points: 19,167, Level: 42
    Level completed: 25%, Points required for next Level: 683
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    682
    Points
    19,167
    Level
    42
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 186
    Given: 94

    The Grove

    anyone else heard of the grove? i just signed to live their next year! wonderin if anyone else is too? i need a couple roommates actually and who better to live with than my fellow fanatics...



  2. #2
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 53,039, Level: 71
    Level completed: 33%, Points required for next Level: 1,011
    Overall activity: 22.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Cedar Rapids
    Posts
    4,592
    Points
    53,039
    Level
    71
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 452
    Given: 54

    Re: The Grove

    Try this out from earlier this spring

    http://www.cyclonefanatic.com/forum/...602-grove.html



  3. #3
    Legend
    Points: 218,539, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    CyDude16's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Heads in the sky
    Posts
    10,304
    Points
    218,539
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 589
    Given: 1,730

    Re: The Grove

    Sure its new, nice, and has amenities, but why someone would want to live in basically a freddy court version 2.0 albeit not owned by the university with a few more restrictions is beyond me?



  4. #4
    Pro
    Points: 47,785, Level: 67
    Level completed: 60%, Points required for next Level: 565
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Posts
    2,308
    Points
    47,785
    Level
    67
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 263
    Given: 98

    Re: The Grove

    Last time I checked, about a month ago, those buildings didn't look anywhere close to being done. Are they built now?



  5. #5
    Starter
    Points: 19,167, Level: 42
    Level completed: 25%, Points required for next Level: 683
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    682
    Points
    19,167
    Level
    42
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 186
    Given: 94

    Re: The Grove

    it does come with a pool, free tanning, workout facility, private bathrooms, game rooms. thats what got me was the private bathrooms. It is a little ways from campus but i know a lot of football players are living there which is kinda cool to me.



  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 566,433, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteranRecommendation Second Class
    ISUAgronomist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Close Enough, IA
    Posts
    21,726
    Points
    566,433
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 618
    Given: 321

    Re: The Grove

    Quote Originally Posted by 501Clone View Post
    it does come with a pool, free tanning, workout facility, private bathrooms, game rooms. thats what got me was the private bathrooms. It is a little ways from campus but i know a lot of football players are living there which is kinda cool to me.
    Tell me you are a chick because as a college dude that would have been pretty far down my list when considering a place to live.




  7. #7
    Speechless
    Points: 474,642, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Al_4_State's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Driftless Region
    Posts
    19,531
    Points
    474,642
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 775
    Given: 194

    Re: The Grove

    Quote Originally Posted by 501Clone View Post
    it does come with a pool, free tanning, workout facility, private bathrooms, game rooms. thats what got me was the private bathrooms. It is a little ways from campus but i know a lot of football players are living there which is kinda cool to me.
    Jersey chaser?


    In 1984, I was hospitalized for approaching perfection.

  8. #8
    Starter
    Points: 19,167, Level: 42
    Level completed: 25%, Points required for next Level: 683
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    682
    Points
    19,167
    Level
    42
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 186
    Given: 94

    Re: The Grove

    haha i am a MAN.. just kinda a clean freak and dont like showering in dirty showers.. doesnt sound like a girl does it?



  9. #9
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 53,039, Level: 71
    Level completed: 33%, Points required for next Level: 1,011
    Overall activity: 22.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Cedar Rapids
    Posts
    4,592
    Points
    53,039
    Level
    71
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 452
    Given: 54

    Re: The Grove

    I live in Freddy and personally love it. More students are looking for the higher end all inclusive type of place and this is exactly it. If it weren't so far from campus (I have a tendency to hit the snooze a few times) I would think about it.



  10. #10
    Starter
    Points: 19,167, Level: 42
    Level completed: 25%, Points required for next Level: 683
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    682
    Points
    19,167
    Level
    42
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 186
    Given: 94

    Re: The Grove

    wxman1 come live with me man i am the same way (tend to skip class alot)



  11. #11
    Legend
    Points: 218,539, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    CyDude16's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Heads in the sky
    Posts
    10,304
    Points
    218,539
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 589
    Given: 1,730

    Re: The Grove

    Quote Originally Posted by 501Clone View Post
    wxman1 come live with me man i am the same way (tend to skip class alot)
    Well this just start getting awkward.



  12. #12
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 93,586, Level: 95
    Level completed: 23%, Points required for next Level: 1,464
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran

    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    3,954
    Points
    93,586
    Level
    95
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 0

    Re: The Grove

    The only cool things about The Grove would be it being new and much nicer than other apartment and dorms. Also its really pretty close for tailgating.



  13. #13
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 53,039, Level: 71
    Level completed: 33%, Points required for next Level: 1,011
    Overall activity: 22.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Cedar Rapids
    Posts
    4,592
    Points
    53,039
    Level
    71
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 452
    Given: 54

    Re: The Grove

    Quote Originally Posted by 501Clone View Post
    wxman1 come live with me man i am the same way (tend to skip class alot)
    I think I have to wash my hair.



  14. #14
    Speechless
    Points: 428,750, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 20.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    alarson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    West Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    22,493
    Points
    428,750
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,392
    Given: 720

    Re: The Grove

    I remember seeing the original thread... this reminded me of sterling.

    Hopefully the quality of the buildings is better. The utilities were ridiculously high in our place the one year i was there.



  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 117,944, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 24.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    RING4CY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Ankeny, IA
    Posts
    7,546
    Points
    117,944
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 490
    Given: 323

    Re: The Grove

    I'm seriously considering a move from Buchanan Hall to Freddy (or someplace else) since the a/c is currently out in Buchanan, and they're doing nothing to fix it.


    Quote Originally Posted by cyrocksmypants View Post
    I didn't know Satan posted on here. Because clearly with this opinion, you're the devil.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBD
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • August 29, 2015
  • 06:00 PM