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    Kitchen at Portico at Lanier located in Gainesville, GA 30504 Bedroom Closet at Portico at Lanier located in Gainesville, GA 30504
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    1750 Columns Dr., Gainesville, GA 30504
    13 Units available
    1 BED $1,228+
    2 BEDS $1,627+
    3 BEDS $1,971+
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    5/5 Anonymous on Apr 16, 2024

    Management is so helpful! Colleen and Monica are always very attentive and willing to help in any way they can. We love it here

    5/5 Anonymous on Feb 23, 2024

    We are so happy to have found this place and Colleen is very helpful!

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    a kitchen with a stove and a sink a bedroom with a bed and a window
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    150 Carrington Park Drive, Gainesville, GA 30504
    26 Units available
    1 BED $1,145+
    2 BEDS $1,380+
    3 BEDS $1,770+
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    4.5/5 Anonymous on Jul 2, 2023

    Very nice apartments. Great location next to lake Lanier. Very friendly staff that is happy to assist you with anything you may need.

    4/5 Anonymous on Jul 20, 2023

    So far the only issues i have are the amount of stray cats in thr area, the trash area is always disgusting, it’s very hard to get through on the office phone and it takes way too lonb for maintenance issues to be addressed.

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    Large Eat-in Kitchens Stainless Steel Appliances and Pendant Lighting

    1000 New Holland Way NE, Gainesville, GA 30501
    20 Units available
    Studio $1,762+
    1 BED $1,410+
    2+ BEDS $1,697+
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    Our apartments in Gainesville, GA, will win you over with their spacious floor plans and excellent location next to desirable work, dining, shopping, and recreation options. Embrace the comfort you crave and deserve at The Mill at New Holland Apartments! Our community aims to boost your lifestyle through attractive amenity spaces and modern interiors. Schedule your tour today!

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    700 Washington Street, Gainesville, GA 30501
    1 BED $1,210+
    2 BEDS $1,670+
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    990 Enota Avenue Northeast, Gainesville, GA 30501
    1 BED $1,100
    2 BEDS $1,500
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    3346 SE Lilac Creek Trail, Gainesville, GA 30507
    3 BEDS $1,949
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    3365 SE Lilac Creek Trail, Gainesville, GA 30507
    3 BEDS $2,099
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    1750 Columns Dr., Gainesville, GA 30504
    1 BED $1,228+
    2 BEDS $1,627+
    3 BEDS $1,971+
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    2745 Campus Pointe Cir, Gainesville, GA 30504
    1 BED $675
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    100 Foothills Pkwy, Gainesville, GA 30501
    1 BED $1,289+
    2 BEDS $1,571+
    3 BEDS $1,922+
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    1000 Lenox Park Place, Gainesville, GA 30507
    1 BED $1,241
    2 BEDS $1,379+
    3 BEDS $1,736
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    3298 SE Lilac Creek Trail, Gainesville, GA 30507
    3 BEDS $2,099
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    150 Carrington Park Drive, Gainesville, GA 30504
    1 BED $1,145+
    2 BEDS $1,380+
    3 BEDS $1,770+
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    123 Breeze Lane, Atlanta, GA 30315
    1 BED $1,000
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    3345 SE Lilac Creek Trail, Gainesville, GA 30507
    3 BEDS $2,099
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    3278 SE Lilac Creek Trl, Gainesville, GA 30507
    3 BEDS $2,099
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    150 Orchard Brook Dr., Gainesville, GA 30504
    2 BEDS $1,325+
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  • 1000 New Holland Way NE, Gainesville, GA 30501
    Studio $1,762+
    1 BED $1,410+
    2+ BEDS $1,697+
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    3422 SE Sugarberry Dr., Gainesville, GA 30507
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    3322 SE Lilac Creek Trail, Gainesville, GA 30507
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    3362 SE Lilac Creek Trail, Gainesville, GA 30507
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    3418 SE Sugarberry Dr., Gainesville, GA 30507
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    3426 SE Sugarberry Dr., Gainesville, GA 30507
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    3319 SE Alder Court, Gainesville, GA 30507
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    3297 SE Lilac Creek Trail, Gainesville, GA 30507
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Average rent in Gainesville, GA

$1,534/mo Gainesville, GA average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Gainesville, GA is $1,534.

Gainesville, GA apartment rent ranges

About 45% of apartment rents in Gainesville, GA range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 7% of apartments. Around 47% of Gainesville’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 1% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Gainesville, GA rent trends

Getting around in Gainesville, GA

35 /100
Car-Dependent
20 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 35, Bike Score®: 20

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Gainesville, GA last updated?

Prices and availability in Gainesville, GA were last updated on 22 Jun 2024.

What are the best apartments in Gainesville, GA?

The best apartments in Gainesville, GA are: Portico at Lanier, Carrington Park at Lake Lanier, Mill at New Holland, 3345 SE Lilac Creek Trail and 3278 SE Lilac Creek Trl.

What is the average rent in Gainesville, GA?

The average rent in Gainesville, GA is $1,534. Start your search for apartments in Gainesville, GA now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Gainesville, GA?

The price range for a studio apartment in Gainesville, GA is between $1,454 and $5,777. View all studio apartments in Gainesville, GA.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Gainesville, GA?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Gainesville, GA is between $675 and $3,658. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Gainesville, GA now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Gainesville, GA?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Gainesville, GA is between $1,325 and $4,200. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Gainesville, GA.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Gainesville, GA?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Gainesville, GA is between $1,603 and $5,777. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Gainesville, GA.

What type of rental buildings are in Gainesville, GA?

In Gainesville 57% of the housing is rented out compared to 43% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 15% of Gainesville’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 67% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 17% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Gainesville, GA?

The average age of rental buildings in Gainesville is 25 years old, with 49% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 3 stories, of which all are garden-style apartment communities, none are mid-sized buildings, and none are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in Gainesville, GA?

Studio apartments in Gainesville are around 2% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 31% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 48% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

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Renter's guide to Gainesville, GA

Gainesville is a small city in Georgia, located near the beautiful Lake Lanier and the bottom of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Outdoor recreation is an activity of choice for those living in Gainesville or just visiting the area as there are beautiful parks in the city as well as the Atlantic Botanical Garden which is a must-see. The AARP (American Association for Retired People) ranked Gainesville as one of the top five places to retire affordably in USA Today. Commonly known as the Poultry Capital, Gainesville attracts families of all ages.

Less than one fourth the size of Atlanta, Gainesville is a smaller city with a bustling downtown scene. It's larger than Dalton and just a little smaller than Roswell. Gainesville is about a little over an hour from Atlanta and Stone Mountain and a little less than an hour from Lawrenceville. The city is about three hours and 40 minutes from Charlotte, NC, but it's only half an hour away from Dawsonville.

As a typical southern city, Gainesville is known for hot, humid summers. Fall is cooler, as the temperatures slowly decrease, announcing the short burst of winter. The winters get very cold, but they are relatively short and followed by wet, stormy springs. Average temperatures vary from 32 F lows in January to 87 F highs in July, and Gainesville residents see, on average, 53 inches of rainfall per year.

Tips for renting in Gainesville, GA

The state of Georgia has additional renter's rights supported through the Georgia Fair Housing Act, which prohibits discrimination in housing based on race, sex, family status, and more. Landlords cannot turn down renters based on such criteria.

Also, it's very important that you carefully read the lease agreement before signing and check out the renter's rights in the area. If anything seems unclear, don't hesitate to address it with your landlord.

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Living in Gainesville, GA

There are both pros and cons to living in Gainesville. There are a lot of outdoor recreational activities to do, such as nearby hiking and horseback riding trails. With short winters, there’s more time to enjoy the outdoor life. Despite being a smaller city, the local economy is strong. Some cons to living in Gainesville are the lack of entertainment and arts and culture scene compared to a larger city like Atlanta.

Things to do in Gainesville, GA

Formerly known as the Queen City of the Mountains, Gainesville is full of the small-town charm, while offering plenty of things to do, many parks and bike trails. Gainesville's Lake Sidney Lanier hosted the 1996 Olympic rowing and kayaking events. The Road Atlanta hosts the Petit LeMans road racing course each year.

Lake Lanier is a significant focal point of the Gainesville life. The lake offers swimming, islands to explore, and it attracts boaters and water sports enthusiasts. It's a top free thing to do, especially for families with kids. Another great thing to do for families is visiting the Atlanta Botanical Garden. The garden has an amphitheater and hosts cultural community events. Families with younger kids can enjoy the Interactive Neighborhood for Kids (INK) and a children's museum, with lots of hands-on activities. Other recreational spots are the many parks spread throughout the city, like the River Forks Park and War Hill Park.

There are two fun annual events in Gainesville, the Spring Chicken Festival and the Mule Camp Market Festival. The Spring Chicken Festival is a celebration of all things chicken, with cook-offs, live music, and shopping. Craft vendors from all over the US come to Gainesville for the Mule Camp Market Festival, a three-day event in October.

Things to do

There are two fun annual events in Gainesville, the Spring Chicken Festival and the Mule Camp Market Festival. The Spring Chicken Festival is a celebration of all things chicken, with cook-offs, live music, and shopping. Craft vendors from all over the US come to Gainesville for the Mule Camp Market Festival, a three-day event in October.

There are many affordable and delicious restaurants in Gainesville. Since it is near the water, there are lots of fresh seafood restaurants with reasonable prices. Some favorite restaurants in the area are Atlanta Highway Seafood Market, the Alpha Gyro Grill, Poor Richard's Restaurant, and Mellow Mushroom. Many of the restaurants are located downtown, in the heart of the city. The downtown area also has various boutiques stores and it hosts most of the city's nightlife and entertainment venues.

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Gainesville, GA employment & economy

The main industries in Gainesville are agriculture, manufacturing, retail, and healthcare. The city has lower rates of unemployment compared to the rest of the United States. Neighboring counties like Forsyth, north Fulton, and Gwinnett offer employment opportunities for those living in Gainesville and willing to commute. Some of the top companies to work for in Gainesville are the Northeast Georgia Health System, Mar-Jar Poultry, and Cantrell.

Education in Gainesville, GA

There are two options for elementary, middle, and high school education, the Gainesville City School District and Hall County Schools. Some top schools in this city are the Gainesville Exploration Academy, Centennial Arts Academy, Lakeview Academy, and East Hall Middle School. There are four colleges in Gainesville: Brenau University, Lanier Technical College, American Professional Institute, and the Interactive College of Technology.

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