The Bottom Line - What Students Say !
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“Recommend Pericles Partners Inc as truly outstanding landlords"
"The level of service supplied to us by Pericles was excellent and without compare"
"Pericles was our landlord for 4 years off-campus at McMaster, which is its own testimonial to the superlative service delivered by them"
-Mr. Robert Peters, B.Eng. (View Letter)
"Thank you and Pericles Partners Inc., for the excellent service & leased property at 191 Glen"
"What impressed us is that you were available to deal with our concerns, and took remedial service actions within 24-48 hours"
"We most valued the fact that you are forthright, factual, fair and business like"
"We never had any doubts as to mutual commitments & expectations"
-Mr. Phil Boley, BSc.H (View Letter)
"I am very pleased to recommend Sam Chakraborty as a reliable, efficient and fantastic landlord for McMaster University students."
"Students & their parents have a clear picture about the leasing process & the contractual commitments entailed in the Lease."
"The Lease treats lessee health, safety, and security as the top priority."
-Ms. Sophia Blaschke, B.Eng (View Letter)
“Thank you for being such a professional & great individual (landlord)”
“A clean, well managed, healthy, and supportive environment”
“I was truly happy”, “As a tenant I felt respected, cared about and safe”
“It is rare that landlords care so much about their tenants”
-Ms. Lindsey Fechtig, BA Hons (View Letter)
“You have been a great landlord”
“I always felt my daughter was safe at your house”
“You have a beautiful house”
-Mrs. A Matos/Ms. L Matos, B.Eng. (View Letter)
“This letter to thank you for being a wonderful landlord”
“It has been an enjoyable experience living in one of your homes”
"We 5 women, truly appreciated the respect, courtesy, and trust with which you treated us at all times".
-Ms. Sarah Knowles, BSc.H (View Letter)
“This letter commends the commitment & superb service provided”
“A serious, professional, responsive, and ethical landlord”
“Made promises and kept them”
“I would recommend Pericles Partners Inc. as an excellent landlord for Students at McMaster University”
-Ms. Heather Saltys, BSc.H (View Letter)
“You have been a great landlord"
“Your collaboration has been greatly appreciated”
-Ms. Geny Lemire, MD (View Letter)
“I strongly recommend them as superb landlords for McMaster --- ”
“Fabulous landlords with excellent houses & truly superb service”
“Clear & impressive lease with no confusion as to what is expected from him and us”
“In contrast to the houses I have rented & visited in the Queens University area & those I have often visited around McMaster University, the properties owned by Pericles Partners Inc. are by far the nicest, cleanest, best-maintained student houses I have seen”
-Ms. Kaitlin Jamieson, B.Eng. & M.Eng. (View Letter)
“An excellent landlord for Students at McMaster University, delivering truly exceptional customer service”
“His outstanding efforts and effectiveness as our landlord"
“Sam consistently demonstrates a exceptionally strong commitment to his tenants and homes”
“Sam excels not only at the demanding tasks of a landlord, but is also a pleasure to work with. He views our tenant/landlord relationship as a business partnership and is always honest & straightforward with us”
-Ms. Alison O’Neill, BA Hons (View Letter)
We recommend 191 Glen Rd as an outstanding student group-rental for those at McMaster University.
Fairness, honesty, and trust are characteristics underlying Sam‘s approach to business.
Our relationship has exceeded all expectations for student-landlord interaction.
Combination of focus, attention to detail, competence, integrity, straight talk, personal care and years of experience ensure that Pericles Partners Inc will make your stay safe, & enjoyable.
-Mr. Chris Slugocki, BSc.H (View Letter)
“Proved to be most responsive and most responsible in dealing with any issues”
“Proven ability to provide and effective assistance, service and repairs, are truly exceptional”
“Always courteous, very reasonable, and accomodating --- to achieve an equitable closure”
“I unreservedly recommend them as a truly excellent, trustworthy and reputable landlord for students at McMaster University.”
-Mr. Kevin Chan, B.Eng. (View Letter)
“Recommend Pericles Partners Inc. as excellent landlords in the McMaster University area”
“Home was always up to date with the latest safety equipment”
“Respected our Privacy as tenants”, “Commitments made were kept"
“Business transactions --- lease --- the process was fully transparent”
-Mr. Brad Statham, B.Eng (View Letter)
"I speak for my 5 housemates, including those who joined us later, to say ‘Sam, you made our stay off-campus a very happy & fulfilling time’. "
"You have been truly fair & generous with us"
"We felt respected & safe when with you."
-Ms. Giny Hernandez Rojas, BSc. (View Letter)
"It was obvious that Samir cared personally about our safety, happiness and
general well being."
"The combination of first class, well-maintained properties and unparalleled fast effective service makes Pericles Partners a great landlord/lessor who I would recommend to anyone attending McMaster University. "
-Mr. Chris Vettorazzo, B.Eng. (View Letter)
"Sam is an outstanding landlord that excels at providing a safe, comfortable living environment for McMaster University students."
"Lease is extremely simple, clear and extensive; and leaves no room for confusion."
"The landlord and their houses are no doubt the best in the McMaster University area."
-Ms. Emily Isaak, B.A Psych. (View Letter)
“Exceptional service provided by Pericles Partners Inc.”
“House was not only the nicest but also the best maintained”
“We never had to argue to get a service done, nor call or write a 2nd time”
“This quality of service for tenants is unheard of for students at McMaster University"
-Ms. Jenna Would, BSc.H (View Letter)
"I think I can speak for the group and say that it was a pleasure being your tenants".
-Ms. Aydan Drumm, BSc (View Letter)
"(Landlord) always provided us with superlative service - assuring the house was clean, fully functional, and safe from the start of our Lease; and ensuring we were happy"
"Our stay for 3 years at the property was a truly happy experience, because we were fortunate to have had a strong positive working relationship with a competent, credible, and creditable landlord"
"Pericles Partners Inc. (Landlord) exceeded our highest expectations"
-Ms. Lindsay Crown, BA Hons (View Letter)
"The 215 Emerson property is spacious, been modernized providing many self sufficient conveniences on 3 floors – 3 full large kitchens, 3 washrooms, and 7 well sized bedrooms on the 3 levels."
"The Landlord’s response to any problems --- has always been prompt and efficient without any hassles or excuses."
"Sam Chakraborty (Landlord’s Rep) always makes himself available --- It is very reassuring to personally experience & know that any problems will be quickly and thoroughly dealt with as opposed to the horror stories heard from other students ---"
-Mr. Karan Bami, BH.Sc H (View Letter)
"We have been amazed by Sam’s willingness to help his tenants live well & succeed. He is always kind, considerate, courteous, proactive and helpful in his interactions with us. He genuinely wants us to succeed in life and does his best to provide a house will allow us to achieve this success."
"3 Dalewood is a fabulous mansion, close to Campus. It is as big as both the properties in front of it - combined!."
Sam will go completely out of his way to help his tenants simply to make things easier for us. This is very, very kind of him and we are incredibly appreciative and lucky to have him as our landlord."
-Ms. Natasha Turner, BA. Sc. H (View Letter)
"This letter is to recommend the excellent service provided by Sam Chakraborty & Pericles Partners Inc. Landlord/Lessor of 3 Dalewood Crescent."
"Sam’s approach to business is extremely professional --- It is refreshing to deal with someone so honest and trustworthy— there are too many scam artists in this world."
"It is reassuring to have a lease that focuses so strongly on ensuring health & safety of students; I have seen a lot of dangerous and disgusting student houses and I’m glad that ours is so safe."
"I cannot recommend Sam Chakraborty & Pericles Partners Inc too highly."
-Ms. Laura Walton, BA. Sc. H (View Letter)
"Services provided by Sam have been truly exceptional."
"215 Emerson Street is a great student location – privacy, spaciousness >2500 sq ft, its three floors of many conveniences – 3 new washrooms, 3 new kitchens, bedrooms on 3 floors, energy efficient appliances & furnace/hot water, A/C, 6 car parking; close proximity to McMaster University, bus stop, grocery store, 2 pubs."
"215 Emerson is a great leasing opportunity and I would highly recommend it to McMaster Students."
-Mr. Miguel Bolivar, B.A. Hons (Economics) (View Letter)
"I have always been impressed with the commitment he has shown to being a great landlord in all respects."
"When my housemates and I first met Sam, we were quick to realize that he was an honest and trustworthy person that we could feel comfortable doing business with."
"Perhaps the best part of having a landlord like Sam that cares is that when there is a problem, he is always easy to contact and quick to respond."
"I feel quite lucky to have such a good landlord, and would recommend Sam to anyone who is looking for student housing in the McMaster area."
-Mr. Daniel Grossutti, BSc. H Kin (View Letter)
"The service has been impeccable since the first moment our group moved into the house. Sam ensured the handover from the previous group to ours was a flawless transaction."
"His greatest asset as a landlord is the peace of mind he provides. We know that if there is an issue it will be handled quickly and in a professional manner."
"It is these assets that set Sam apart from other landlords. I have friends who have had horrible experiences with landlords where needed repairs are not dealt with and it takes a month to get a response from the landlord."
"He was exceptional landlord during our three years with him and made living at 298 Emerson a great experience."
-Mr. Mitchell Knight, BA. Hons (View Letter)
"This letter is to highlight the reliable and exceptional service provided by Sam Chakraborty & Pericles Partners Inc. (Landlord) of 3 Dalewood Cr."
"Apartment at 3 Dalewood offers an amazing amount of space and amenities to students, which Sam has kept in tip-top condition. Whenever a problem arises, Sam is there in 24 to 48 hours to address the issue"
"Sam is extremely upfront in his dealings with us --- not only has Sam mastered the role of landlord, he is a trustworthy and admirable man; these qualities radiate through all that he does."
"I cannot express the extent to which Pericles Partners Inc. have impressed our group and I look forward to another year benefiting from their services."
-Ms. Elizabeth Halleran. B. Eng - Chemical & Mgmt (View Letter)
"Whenever there has been a problem with something in our house --- he has made sure it has been fixed in the quickest & timeliest manner possible."
"Sam is very reliable --- is also very reasonable and he treats everyone with respect, all he asks for in return is the same respect be paid to him."
"With Sam what you see is what you get, he doesn’t try and sugar coat things; he tells it like it is. He is very honest --- extremely pleasing to deal with."
"I personally have found Sam Chakraborty to be an exceptional landlord and I recommend Pericles Partners Inc."
-Ms. Rachel Lamb, BSc. H Kin (View Letter)
"I can relay nothing but the best feedback from my time here --- I’ve been lucky enough to live in this house for two years so far".
"House itself, it is at a prime location for university life. The internal layout of 118 Royal is great, with five bedrooms, as well as a dining room, living room, kitchen, and pantry, giving the house a very homely feel."
"If there is ever a problem with the house --- Sam makes himself available to assist us at the drop of a hat."
"I --- recommend 118 Royal Ave - Sam Chakraborty (Pericles Partners Inc) as a house and a landlord conducive in all ways to a very comfortable, safe, and desirable off-campus living experience."
-Ms. Alison Ludzki, BSc. H Kin (View Letter)
"My experience with Pericles Partners Inc. (Landlord/Lessor) and Sam Chakraborty has exceeded all of my expectations."
"As a landlord, Sam has been generous and very prompt --- he has made us feel comfortable and at home here."
"The ways Sam Chakraborty has gone above and beyond our expectations extends beyond house maintenance ---."
"I highly recommend Pericles Partners Inc. and Sam Chakraborty as a landlord, as my experience so far has been incredible."
-Mr. Eric Hanenberg, B. Mus. Honours (View Letter)
"In this letter, I would like to recommend Sam Chakraborty as an excellent landlord for the McMaster University area."
"I have come to greatly appreciate his integrity, professionalism, his dedication to the students living in his houses, his attention to detail, his straightforward approach and his unwavering reliability."
"Sam has thoroughly impressed me by his dedication to maintaining 3 Dalewood Crescent so that it remains a great & safe place to live in."
"I regard Sam’s willingness to mediate for us as an integral aspect of our being well-accepted in the community."
-Ms. Tania Philip, BHSc & MD Program (2013) (View Letter)
"I have lived at 191 Glen Road for two years --- Not only is the house great (location, modern features, energy cost efficient, privacy), but also the landlord is fantastic."
"191 Glen is an ideal location; across the street from the bus stop and Metro, a two minute walk to the heart of Westdale, and a 15 minute walk to McMaster University (five minute bus ride). "
"The house is small and quaint, has the perfect amount of space to for five people to live comfortably; and being a compact house it is highly energy efficient & delivers good energy cost savings for us."
"Sam Chakraborty is the best landlord that I have had the pleasure to deal with."
-Ms. Sarah Longo, B. Com Honours (View Letter)
"191 Glen Road --- remarkable for student housing --- rent & utilities extremely cost friendly, if anything --- needs repair --- Sam has solution in 24 hrs."
"One of the greatest aspects of our house is location --- Metro right across the street, banks, Tim Horton’s, Shoppers Drug Mart --- 5 minute walk.."
"Sam continually impresses us with his professionalism, reliability, and his genuine concern for our well being --- true to his word."
"Sam Chakraborty is an amazing landlord, the 191 Glen house is great"
-Ms. Tara Sprangers, BSc. Nursing (View Letter)
"I am writing this letter to recommend Sam Chakraborty & Pericles Partners Inc."
"He is always upfront with everything and lets us know about anything concerning our obligations & liabilities."
"Sam is not only a great landlord, but he is also a wonderful person. He is always interested in our lives and he always wants what’s best for everyone."
"I cannot recommend Sam Chakraborty & Pericles Partners Inc. enough. They have been incredible throughout my lease at 3 Dalewood."
-Ms. Kristin Bell, B. Eng. Software Engg (View Letter)
"Sam has demonstrated himself to be a trustworthy, upbeat individual that persistently remains professional & always goes far beyond the call of duty."
"They always treat us courteously and professionally and get the work done very quickly and efficiently with amazing results."
"We always feel reassured that our safety and comfort are top priority at all times. In fact, the importance of our safety is plainly articulated in the lease agreement."
"However, these details are not what have made my experience at 3 Dalewood Cr amazing, it is Sam himself with his dedication and genuinely caring character."
-Ms. Celeste Orr, B.A. (H) Phil. & English (View Letter)
"Over the past three years, Sam has been an excellent landlord. He has always been helpful and friendly, and deals with problems quickly and efficiently."
"Other people living in student houses are always impressed at what a great landlord we have and how well-maintained the house is."
"He is fair, consistent and honest in his dealings with his tenants. He is also very friendly and always willing to talk. He is willing to offer helpful advice and support, and genuinely cares about the well-being of his tenants."
"Students looking to rent a house could not hope for a better landlord than Sam Chakraborty."
-Ms. Kelly Campbell, BA Sc & Biology (H) (View Letter)
"This letter is a token of appreciation for the years of vigilance Sam extended to myself and my group of McMaster University students, ensuring we were safe, healthy and happy at the home he leased to us."
"We often marvelled at the level of dedication to our well being Sam displayed, at any hour for any reason."
"Thank You, for providing us with a good home, and for the respect and professionalism you showed us."
-Mr. Matt Constantinou, B. Com (View Letter)
"Sam Chakraborty has been an excellent landlord in numerous ways."
"Exceptional maintenance has been provided to the house throughout my tenure at 118 Royal Avenue."
"Sam Chakraborty has truly been a generous, efficient, and responsible landlord."
"By paying attention to detail, he has provided me with a fantastic off-campus living experience."
-Ms. Sara Giovannetti, BSc. H Kin (View Letter)
"This is a recommendation for the exceptional services offered by Sam Chakraborty and Pericles Partners Inc."
"From our first meeting, I recognized Sam Chakraborty as a straightforward and honest person with whom I would feel comfortable doing business."
It was always comforting to know that Sam’s number one priority as our landlord was our safety and wellbeing.
"I cannot even describe how fortunate I am to lease a house from Sam Chakraborty instead of a landlord who couldn’t care less about the comfort and safety of his tenants."
-Mr. Alex Nielsen, BSc. H Integ Sci (View Letter)
"This is a recommendation for the excellent services provided by Sam Chakraborty in his role as a landlord."
"From the moment we arrived at the house, he has always been an extremely conscientious, respectful and diligent landlord."
"Compared to stories heard from other students, Sam is by far the best at maintaining the house and promptly completing repairs."
"I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Sam Chakraborty (Pericles Partners Inc.) as a landlord to any other students seeking to rent, and could assure them they can only expect the highest standards."
-Mr. Sean Conley, BA & Sc H (View Letter)
"I would without hesitation recommend Sam as a great landlord, as well as his well kept homes, to fellow McMaster University students."
"Sam is an extremely charismatic person and always steps out of his way to make sure that the house is in perfect working order and we are safe and sound living in it."
"Unlike other landlords, Sam is not one to just hand over the keys and not give a second thought what happens during our stay."
"Our group of girls has had a great experience living off campus, in part due to Sam’s support & care for us and his upkeep of the house we live in."
-Ms. Erin Makins, BSc. H Kin (View Letter)
- "These have been three of the happiest years of my life not only because of the excellent level of academia I encountered at the university or the lovely people that I lived with, but in large part also due to the wonderful living situation I experienced while leasing 118 Royal from Sam".
- "In addition to Sam’s thorough and dedicated work ethic being supported by frequent maintenance and renovation projects, the detailed lease is the last piece of the puzzle that makes this ideally located house an ideal home for any student".
-Ms. Hannah Lamb, B.A. Hons. History (View Letter)
- "This letter of reference is for the exceptional level of services provided by Sam Chakraborty".
- "Sam Chakraborty has earned our respect, and we highly recommend Sam as a landlord".
- "Sam has clearly demonstrated that he wants to ensure excellent living conditions for his tenants".
-Mr. Nigel Pynn-Coates, B. Arts Sc., H (View Letter)
- "I am privileged to write in support of our exceptional landlord, Mr. Sam Chakraborty"
- "I have never known him to be anything but highly professional, courteous, and respectful to all students".
- "I can say I feel lucky to have been able to meet and do business with Sam".
-Mr. Matthew Howe, BA & Sc (H) (View Letter)
- "I highly recommend Sam Chakraborty as a landlord".
- "My experience with Sam as a landlord has been exceptional".
- "His professionalism, promptness and honesty will make the whole renting experience easy and enjoyable".
-Mr. James Boudreau, B.Sc. Integrated Science H (View Letter)
- "I am a McMaster student who spent 2009-2011 at 215 Emerson St. Our group of 7 students very much enjoyed living there".
- "Pericles Partners Inc has been very efficient and understanding to all of our needs".
- "They genuinely care about their tenants, their property and their business, all of which are reflected in the work and professionalism of the company".
-Mr. Cavan Boland, B.Com (H) (View Letter)
- "The 215 Emerson house is truly a student-housing marvel".
- "There are 7 spacious bedrooms, 3 full sized kitchens with excellent appliances and 3 full baths --- Unlike in many other houses you will not encounter any conflicts regarding sharing bathrooms and kitchens".
- "Safety is the number one priority of Pericles Partners Inc. and in this house you will feel safe".
-Ms. Brittany Collura, B.A. Honours (View Letter)
- "Sam Chakraborty is magnificent landlord that provides a safe and comfortable home environment for his tenants".
- "Altogether, 191 Glen Road is an amazing house in a perfect student location".
- "I learned quickly that Sam is a professional, caring and responsible landlord".
-Ms. Pauline Shapton, BSc. H Nursing (View Letter)
- "I write this letter for Pericles Partners Inc. / Sam Chakraborty for the brilliant experience he gave me and my four other housemates for the year 2011/2012".
- "Sam is a fantastic landlord. He is polite, respectful and does everything efficiently and effectively".
- "Sam has provided me with a home away from home, that I feel safe and secure in. I have never felt that my health or safety is at risk".
-Ms. Natalya Smardon, B.A., H Linguistics (View Letter)
- "This is a letter of recommendation for Sam Chakraborty of Pericles Partners Inc. Included are specific details pertaining to Mr. Chakraborty’s remarkable service as a landlord during our time renting (2011-2013) his property at 3 Dalewood Cr".
- "In our time living at 3 Dalewood, Mr. Chakraborty has excelled in many ways most landlords fall short".
- "Going beyond the call, Sam has consistently acted with impressive speed once issues or concerns were brought up. In addition Sam’s weekly conductance as a landlord has been stellar".
- "Never have I feel neglected as a tenant during my stay at this property".
-Mr. Nicholas Schoenhoff, Hon. BSc Level 4 (View Letter)
- "I have never heard of another landlord who works as hard as Sam Chakraborty to improve his tenant’s McMaster University experience".
- "Sam’s approach truly leaves nothing to chance; if you get a property with Pericles Partners, your experience will be above average in every respect".
- "I want to give Pericles Partners my very best recommendation. Sam’s properties are beautiful, safe, and well maintained, and his approach is both thorough and sincere. You couldn’t ask for more from a landlord".
-Mr. Matt Terry, BSc. H. Biology & Environmental Sc (View Letter)
- "After having made the transition from McMaster University On-Campus living to life at 3 Dalewood Crescent, I can honestly say I have no regrets, this property is outstanding!".
- "Sam is an understanding, caring and responsible landlord who always has his tenants’ safety and wellbeing at the paramount of his concerns".
- "His straight forward and genuine attitude makes him an ideal landlord, in that you know he is not hiding anything".
- "3 Dalewood is a great property for McMaster University Students wanting to get the off campus experience. It is spacious, well maintained and well managed".
-Mr. Marcus Secor – B. Eng (Physics & Society) (View Letter)
- "Sam Chakraborty has provided exceptional service consistently as both a landlord and a business partner for our Student Group".
- "Sam has an extremely strong work ethic, which he establishes as one of his forefront attributes right away".
- "He maintains a highly respectful and professional relationship with all of his tenants at all times".
- "Sam has been the best landlord I’ve ever dealt with (I’ve had two others) and continues to provide exceptional service into a second group-lease".
-Mr. Hamza Syed, B.A. Economics (View Letter)