The Villas

The Villas Apartments
2911 Bynan Dr.
Ypsilanti, Michigan, 48197


  • Phone: 734-434-1743
  • Email:
    villas@mckinley.com
  • Office Hours:
    Mon 10:00am - 6:00pm
    Tue 10:00am - 6:00pm
    Wed 10:00am - 6:00pm
    Thu 10:00am - 7:00pm
    Fri 10:00am - 6:00pm
    Sat By Appointment
    Sun By Appointment
  • Resident Handbook:
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Updated Snow Removal Plans - Weekend of 1/17

Announcement for The Villas

Good Evening,

After further review of the weather forcast I am adjusting our snow removal plans. The snow is now expected to start at 10PM tonight and continue to fall until around 11AM tomorrow morning. After 11AM tomorrow morning there may be some snow flurries and light rain throughout the day with temperatures in the high 30's.

With the change in time for the snowfall I will now have the maintenance team on site by 7AM tomorrow morning to clear snow from the steps, walkways, and drives. Once the snow is cleared, then salt will be applied to the steps, walkways, and...



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thanks to the villas

Feedback Praise for The Villas

Not everything is so bad !! I want to thank the efficiency and speed in repairing my apartment thank you very much.

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jodee.jackson McKinley Employee

Good afternoon Karla,

Thank you so much for praising our team here at The Villas! We truly appreciate your feedback and I'm happy that your repairs were completed in a timely manner. We appreciate you and if there is anything you need, please reach out to me.

Have a good weekend,

JoDee Jackson


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Snow Removal Plans - Weekend of 1/17

Announcement for The Villas

Good Afternoon,

As you may already know, we are expected to receive an accumulation of snow between 3 - 6 inches starting this evening. The snow is expected to start around 7PM and continue to fall until 6AM tomorrow morning. After 6AM tomorrow morning there may be some snow flurries and light rain throughout the day with temperatures in the high 30's.

I will have the maintenance team on site by 4:30AM tomorrow morning to clear snow from the steps, walkways, and drives. Once the snow is cleared, then salt will be applied to the steps, walkways, and drives. The goal is to...



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SMOKING FIRST FLOOR BIULDING 8

Feedback Problem for The Villas

Every day the residents in the building 8 the smoking in the hallway and the laundry room, Please can you doing something about it? It's out of the control the smell every day special at night time,...

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jodee.jackson McKinley Employee

Good morning Mynor,

Thank you for speaking with me this morning! I apologize for the issues you're experiencing with people smoking in the hallway/laundry room. I will take immediate action with the plan you and I discussed today. I look forward to following up with you next week but if you need anything else before then, feel free to reach out to me!

Have a nice day,

JoDee Jackson


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Welcome To The New Year

Announcement for The Villas

Dear Residents,

Welcome to the new year! I hope the first couple of weeks of the year has been treating you well.

Last year my focus was increasing the level of customer service provided here at The Villas. I was able to achieve this by getting fully staffed, thus allowing me to build a strong group of customer service-oriented individuals. With this team in place I was able to improve the quality of grounds, respond to work order request in a timelier manner, and resolve resident concerns quickly. Here’s a few things that you can expect from me in 2020:

More focus on...


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Salting the Community

Announcement for The Villas

Good Afternoon Resident(s) of The Villas,

I hope this message finds everyone well. I wanted to reach out after the recent snow/icy conditions to provide you with our plan of action. The maintenance team came in this morning and finished up the first round of salting around 8:15 am. Our Maintenance Supervisor will be inspecting all sidewalks and parking lots again by 1:00 pm to see if additional salt is needed.

During the winter season we ask that residents take extra caution when walking on the steps, walkways, and in the parking lots. We also ask that you see any area that...



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Ice problems

Feedback Problem for The Villas

I don’t want to be that guy but every one knew about the ice storm and the possibility of all that rain freezing. And even being cautious my girlfriend still fell due to the sidewalks not being salted.

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jodee.jackson McKinley Employee

Good afternoon Devon,

I'm sorry to hear the sidewalks were slippery by your building. Our maintenance team came out this morning and salted the community. Our Maintenance Supervisor is currently at your building inspecting the sidewalks/parking lot and laying more salt. If you need further assistance, please don't hesitate to reach out to me.

Thank you,

JoDee Jackson


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Temporary Water Shut Off Today- Building 5

Announcement for The Villas

Good Afternoon Building 5 Residents,

Due to a necessary plumbing repair, we will be temporarily shutting off the water to your building this afternoon. Our maintenance team will complete these repairs as quickly as possible and restore your water same day.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your patience while we make these necessary repairs.

Please contact the Leasing Office at (734) 434-1743 should you have any questions.

Thank you,

JoDee Jackson



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Reminder About Cleaning Up Pet Waste

Announcement for The Villas

Good Afternoon Residents of The Villas,

I hope everyone had a great weekend! I've received some reports of dog waste not being properly disposed of and I wanted to send out a friendly reminder about our pet policy.

Per the lease agreement, residents are responsible for picking up their pet waste and can be fined $25 anytime we have to remove it. Moving forward, if we must pick up any pet waste and find out who is responsible for it, then we will charge the responsible party the $25 fine.

We appreciate your understanding with this matter. If you have any questions...



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Snow Removal - New Year's Eve

Announcement for The Villas

Good Morning Resident(s) of The Villas,

As you may already know, after 4AM this morning it started snowing off and on. As of now there is less than a half-inch of snow on the ground and it is expected to continue to snow until 2PM today. With the snow continuing to fall throughout the early afternoon hours I would like to inform you of my plan to remove the snow.

The maintenance team will be on site by 11AM to clear snow from the steps, walkways, and drives. Once the snow is cleared, then salt will be applied to the steps, walkways, and drives. These areas will be cleared...