Frequently Asked


Our goal at The Blue Light is to provide residents with a quality living experience — from move-in to move-out. Got a question? See if you can find your answer here, and if assistance is still needed, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

How do I apply for an apartment?

You can easily complete the entire leasing process online by clicking here. Fill out and submit your application, your guarantor’s application, and your roommate preferences form. You can even complete the lease for your new apartment online! We are also available on site if you wish to visit us to apply in person. 

Where is The Blue Light located?

We’re located at 1605 Erwin Road, Durham, NC 27705.

When is the leasing office open?

Monday–Friday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday: Noon–4 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Is on-site parking available?

Spaces are available for rent — call or visit for more details.

What is an individual lease?

An individual lease is a per-bed lease. You sign a lease for a bed in the apartment and share common areas with roommates. You are only responsible for your rent and utilities.

What is the process to match roommates?

If you’re looking for a roommate, fill out our roommate-matching questionnaire online when you sign your lease. We will use that information to match you and your future roommate. If you already have a roommate selected, we can help sort out the details with that, too!

Do you have a maintenance staff?

Yes, we have maintenance available during office hours, as well as 24-hour emergency maintenance service.

Does the building have security?

Yes, evening security is in the building from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m., with the addition of security cameras located throughout the building and in the garage.

Do I have to be a student to live here?

No, you do not.

Is there a security deposit?

No security deposits — call or visit for more details.

How do I pay rent?

You’re welcome to pay by check or money order at the leasing office during business hours, or you can pay online!

When is rent due?

Rent is due on the 1st of each month. Contact us for more information on our grace period before you start accruing late fees.

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(919) 666-7760




(919) 666-7760