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LSU Tiger 216
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re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge

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Oh yeah, I used to buy Oxycontins back there.


Also knew a couple strippers from the GC that i'd party with that lived there.


Friend got robbed there after Katrina.


Sounds like everything that goes on here in a day lol. Some people are so sloppy with their obvious drug deals it is almost comical Glad to leave, we have police patrolling all night after about 6 only in our apartment. I understand it's necessary b/c of the crime but I have never lived in such a place as this, bad decision making on my part.


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LSU Tiger 216
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Baton Rouge
Member since Oct 2007
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re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
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My brother lived there for a year in ~2004. It wasn't the nicest place for sure, but it was no where near the shite hole you describe it as now.


It really is now, a lot of people have simply broken their leases. I have had three neighbors that live within 30 feet of my apartment get broken into and just leave. If you drive thru you can see multiple vacant units and they are desperate to fill them... which is a problem b/c I doubt they really do the background checks they claim to do..


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Popcorn
Member since Jun 2012
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re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
No one I know. But I've been on calls in that area and see it pop up on reports frequently.


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lsufan_26
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re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
I was looking for a 1BR earlier and this complex came across my list. I didn't know much about it and made my top 5. I'm glad I found the place I did because it looks like I dodged a bullet.


zeebo
LSU Fan
Member since Jan 2008
2003 posts

re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
It was great back in the 80's. The bar was home to a lot of politicians back in the day.


lsumailman61
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Gulf Shores
Member since Oct 2006
5599 posts

re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
It started going way down hill after that bar burned down or was set on fire. Depends on who you ask


iknowmorethanyou
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Paydirt
Member since Jul 2007
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re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
Buddy Roemer used to pull some serious tail there.


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elprez00
New Orleans Saints Fan
Hammond, LA
Member since Sep 2011
14308 posts

re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
This guy. My roommate and I lived there for two years, then my wife and I lived there for a year. Once upon a time, the complex was not a college complex, which is why my roommate and I moved there. We had a pretty nice apartment, all things considered. Rent was cheap and we got a far bigger place than if we'd of been by campus. Never had any problems with theft. Then, another company bought it out and pushed the college complex. Next thing you know, loud parties, lots of bull shite. I wouldn't recommend anyone staying there now.


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TigerHam85
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59-024 Kamehameha Highway, Haleiwa
Member since Nov 2009
29721 posts

re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
Oh shite. Those are the apartments I hooked up with some back chick in. She was sexy, but didn't have a car and worked at hooters 6 days a week.

I gotta be honest, I wouldn't fricking live there.


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tigersbh
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Baton Rouge
Member since Oct 2005
1034 posts

re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
Yes, Roemer used to go there all the time. He, the owner, and a few others would play poker on Friday nights. The owner said Roemer was a darned good player, too.

I used to eat lunch in that bar all the time. I miss it.


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Beerinthepocket
LSU Fan
Dallas
Member since May 2011
635 posts

re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
It was nice in the 70s according to my dad.


MisterFaster
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Baton Rouge
Member since Mar 2009
632 posts

re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
I was stabbed in their parking lot while I was walking out to my car back in 2006. Good times.


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supatigah
LA-Lafayette Fan
Sheriff of Banned Town
Member since Mar 2004
67393 posts

re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
It was a cool place back in the 90s.


jbgleason
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BTR, suck it all you haters
Member since Mar 2012
3006 posts

re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
Sounds like Section 8 is coming. GTFO while you can. BTW, the bar was called Fairway View as well. And was awesome back in the day. The owner burned it down in 2006. The idea that the fire was accidental makes me laugh. Looks like he saw the writing on the wall.


supatigah
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Sheriff of Banned Town
Member since Mar 2004
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re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
Jimmie Ott used to broadcast from the bar every week and they had a nice crowd with some good food


Aspercel
LSU Fan
Member since Jan 2009
39431 posts

re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
Ivebeen losing a lot of out of town leases to them because they are having crazy move in specials. I just tell them they'll be back


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Fulwar
LSU Fan
Member since Jun 2012
125 posts

re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
My brother-in-law's firebird was stolen from there in 2003. Probably the most devastated I've ever seen him.


Topwater Trout
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Red Stick
Member since Oct 2010
40570 posts

re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
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It was a cool place back in the 90s.


Lot of networking the the restaurant. I am shocked it is such a shite hole now.


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LaBR4
LSU Fan
Baton Rouge
Member since Sep 2005
17914 posts

re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
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Asian immigrants


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all seem to work at the Marriot and surrounding hotels


They love to walk across the street/crosswalk right when the light turns green. They don't have a clue.
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HeadyBrosevelt
Hawaii Fan
the Verde River
Member since Jan 2013
19995 posts

re: Fairway View Apartment Complex - Baton Rouge
I got shot three times riding my skateboard there in 2009.


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