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Apartments for Rent in Ferndale, MI
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    494 E. Breckenridge, Ferndale, MI 48220
    1 BED $1,350
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    590 E. Lewiston, Ferndale, MI 48220
    1 BED $1,195
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    430 W Nine Mile Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220
    Studio $1,425
    1 BED $1,615
    2 BEDS $2,540+
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    240 E. Marshall, Ferndale, MI 48220
    2 BEDS $1,800
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    1250-1270 W Nine Mile Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220
    1 BED $949
    2 BEDS $1,399
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    271 E Oakridge, Ferndale, MI 48220
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    500 E. Maplehurst, Ferndale, MI 48220
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    493 Whithington, Ferndale, MI 48220
    1 BED $1,750
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    25090 Woodward Avenue, Royal Oak, MI 48067
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    1 BED $2,205+
    2+ BEDS $2,697+
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    1302 E. Lincoln, Royal Oak, MI 48067
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    855 S Main St, Royal Oak, MI 48067
    Studio $1,989+
    1 BED $1,933+
    2 BEDS $2,424+
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    2421 Tufts Ave (Lower), Royal Oak, MI 48067
    2 BEDS $1,350
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    1045 East Woodward Heights Blv, Hazel Park, MI 48030
    1 BED $929+
    2 BEDS $1,029
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    21205 Mendota Ave, Ferndale, MI 48220
    Studio $585
    1 BED $538
    2+ BEDS $562
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    8805 Kingswood St., Detroit, MI 48221
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    1 BED $1,019+
    2+ BEDS $1,095
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    10811 W 10 Mile Rd, Oak Park, MI 48237
    2 BEDS $1,335+
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    1640 E Woodward Heights, Hazel Park, MI 48030
    1 BED $959
    2 BEDS $999
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    201 N. Lafayette, Royal Oak, MI 48067
    1 BED $1,435
    2 BEDS $1,642
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    480 N. Main St, Royal Oak, MI 48067
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    Coolidge Terrace Cooperative, Oak Park, MI 48237
    2 BEDS $420+
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    27700 Stephenson Highway, Madison Heights, MI 48071
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    1 BED $1,035+
    2 BEDS $1,200+
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    13600 Kenwood, Oak Park, MI 48237
    1 BED $1,150
    2 BEDS $1,365+
    3 BEDS $1,700
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    17130 Birchcrest Drive, Detroit, MI 48221
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    1824 N Washington St #104, Royal Oak, MI 48073
    1 BED $1,350
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    1824 N Washington St EFF, Royal Oak, MI 48073
    1 BED $650
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Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Ferndale, MI last updated?

Prices and availability in Ferndale, MI were last updated on 27 Feb 2024.

What are the best apartments in Ferndale, MI?

The best apartments in Ferndale, MI are: Breckenridge Apartments, Lewiston Apartments, FerndaleHaus Luxury Loft Living - Ferndale, MI, 240 E. Marshall and Margo Manor.

What is the average rent in Ferndale, MI?

The average rent in Ferndale, MI is $1,897. Start your search for apartments in Ferndale, MI now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Ferndale, MI?

The price range for a studio apartment in Ferndale, MI is between $2,300 and $2,700. View all studio apartments in Ferndale, MI.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Ferndale, MI?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Ferndale, MI is between $1,195 and $2,475. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Ferndale, MI now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Ferndale, MI?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Ferndale, MI is between $1,195 and $2,700. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Ferndale, MI.

What type of rental buildings are in Ferndale, MI?

In Ferndale, 35% of the residents are renting compared to 65% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 3% of Ferndale’s rentals, 52% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 45% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Ferndale, MI?

The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in Ferndale are about 33 years old, on average. Of these, 29% have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 8 stories. About 45% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 29% are mid-rises, and 55% are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

What apartment floorplans are common in Ferndale, MI?

Rental apartments in Ferndale come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 13% of units for rent, ideal for singles, renters on a budget and people who value central locations more than space. Rentals with 1-bedroom floorplans make up 74% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 13% of all rentals in Ferndale. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Ferndale, MI

Ferndale is a beautiful and progressive city. It’s about 12 miles north of Detroit with a vibrant rental community that has a busy downtown area. In the main downtown area (called Woodward and Nine), this small town puts on many festivals and events each year for renters and visitors alike. That includes the Pig and Whiskey Festival, the Holiday Ice Festival, and a huge festival in October geared toward brews and BBQ. As a result, living in a rental apartment in Ferndale enables you to be a part of a fun environment where many renters are supportive of their neighbors. Other amenities in town include parks, like Harding Park and Martin Road Park; coffee shops; and independent stores that give off a friendly, “mom-and-pop” vibe.

Renting in Ferndale, MI

Modern and upscale, rental apartments in Ferndale are within walking distance of many amenities around town, like bars, restaurants and grocery stores. Therefore, it’s an easy place to live without a car when renting an apartment. In this sparsely suburban location, about one-third of the population rents, rather than owns, their homes. Notably, many renters work in the downtown Detroit area, which is only 15 minutes away by car or public transportation. Here, apartment complexes often have a pool that’s open in the summer, a fitness center, and the ability to rent clubhouse spaces for parties. Plus, most rental apartments are also pet-friendly, so you don’t have to worry about whether the rental community is accepting of your furry friends.

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Shopping in Ferndale, MI

Renters don’t have to go far to find items for their rentals in Ferndale. Some stores and shops are even within walking distance of many rental apartments, especially those around the downtown area of Ferndale. There are also lots of independent and unique stores around town, like the Rust Belt Market; the Rocket Candy Novelties; and Whimsical Wit, a cool gift shop with items renters won’t find anywhere else. Downtown also has a warehouse marketplace with more than 40 boutiques, artisan shops, and specialty craft goods that attract a big crowd each weekend. Grocery stores near rentals include Western Market, Ferndale Foods and Squalls Market.

Transportation in Ferndale, MI

Because Ferndale is so close to Detroit, the public transportation that renters can use is very good. Specifically, the SMART bus is a line that goes all around Ferndale and has connections into Detroit for the use of the many commuters who rent in Ferndale. It’s a fixed route service and there are seven routes in Ferndale alone. Plus, many rental apartments are also within walking distance of the bus stops and stations. Finally, the Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is the one that most renters will utilize for air travel. It’s only 30 minutes away by car along Interstate 94 East and is very easy to get to.

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