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Apartments for Rent in Traverse City, MI
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    2692 Harbor Hill Dr., Traverse City, MI 49686
    1 BED $899
    2 BEDS $1,000
    3 BEDS $1,780
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    155 Garland Street Suite 103, Traverse City, MI 49684
    Studio $1,450
    1 BED $1,700+
    2+ BEDS $2,280
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    6028 Traverse Edge Way, Traverse City, MI 49684
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    2 BEDS $1,799
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    2516 Crossing Circle, Traverse City, MI 49684
    2 BEDS $1,398+
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    340 E. State Street, Traverse City, MI 49684
    Studio $1
    1 BED $1,775
    2 BEDS $2,450+
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    24 Bayfront Dr, Traverse City, MI 49696
    1 BED $1,486+
    2 BEDS $1,749+
    3 BEDS $3,010+
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    4155 Sprucewood Dr. Unit, Traverse City, MI 49685
    1 BED $352+
    2 BEDS $418+
    3 BEDS $479+
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    9965 Reynold Road, Traverse City, MI 49684
    2 BEDS $1,500
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    2960 Feiger Lane, Traverse City, MI 49684
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    520 Wellington Street, Traverse City, MI 49686
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    947 South Garfield Ave, Traverse City, MI 49686
    Income Restricted
    1 BED $373+
    2 BEDS $450+
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    Pratt Park COA, Marshal, MI 49068
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    5541 Foothills Dr, Williamsburg, MI 49690
    2 BEDS $2,700
    3 BEDS $3,500
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Getting around in Traverse City, MI

66 /100
Somewhat Walkable
63 /100
Bikeable
Walk Score®: 66, Bike Score®: 63

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Traverse City, MI last updated?

Prices and availability in Traverse City, MI were last updated on 24 Jun 2024.

What are the best apartments in Traverse City, MI?

The best apartments in Traverse City, MI are: Sugar Plum Apartments, Breakwater, Edge 72, Emerald Creek Apartments and TC Lofts.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Traverse City, MI is between $899 and $3,265. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Traverse City, MI now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Traverse City, MI is between $1,398 and $2,725. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Traverse City, MI.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Traverse City, MI?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Traverse City, MI is between $899 and $3,257. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Traverse City, MI.

What type of rental buildings are in Traverse City, MI?

In Traverse City, 39% of the residents are renting compared to 61% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 11% of Traverse City’s rentals, 63% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 26% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Traverse City, MI?

The average age of rental buildings in Traverse City is 0 years old, with none being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 0 stories, of which none 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 Traverse City, MI?

Studio apartments in Traverse City are around 0% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 0% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 0% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

Living in Traverse City, MI

Located in Michigan, Traverse City is the county seat of Grand Traverse County and extends a little into Leelanau County. It is the largest city in the 21-county Northern Michigan area and is well-known for its craft beer scene and Clinch Park Beach. The city has high-quality public schools, offers diverse job opportunities and is relatively safe. Traverse City has a warm-summer humid continental climate, with snowy, windy winters, warm summers and cloudy all year round. Temperatures in the city range from 16°F to 80°F. On average, Traverse City gets 33 inches of rain, 118 inches of snow and 163 sunny days per year. With its vibrant food and wine scene, outdoor activities and high standard of living, Traverse City is a great renting spot for young professionals, families and retirees.

Renting in Traverse City, MI

Traverse City’s 19 neighborhoods cater to people of all ages and lifestyles, and most people living here are homeowners. The Grand Traverse Commons, which has many Victorian-style houses, parks, good schools and other conveniences, is a good renting option for families raising children. The Downtown District is popular among young professionals, boasting affordable condos, rental apartments and a diverse range of shopping, cultural and dining options. Traverse City landlords must stay within the market price range when raising rent and must give renters proper notice before doing so. Landlords must give at least a seven-day eviction notice on reasonable grounds.

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Shopping in Traverse City, MI

There are multiple shopping options in Traverse City. Major shopping malls include the Grand Traverse Mall, Cherryland Center, Garfield Village Shopping Center, Grand Traverse Crossing and The Village at Grand Traverse Commons. Renters don’t have to travel far to shop at department stores like Kohl’s, Macy’s, Target, JCPenney, T.J. Maxx and Walmart. The top options for grocery shopping include Family Fare Supermarket, Oleson’s Food Store, Save A Lot, Tom's Food Market, Burritt's Fresh Markets, Meijer and American Spoon. The Downtown District is the best place to go for renters who enjoy delicious cuisine, art venues and upscale retail.

Transportation in Traverse City, MI

Traverse City is highly walkable and bikeable, so most errands can be accomplished without a car. The city provides a network of busses powered by the Bay Area Transportation Authority (BATA) for renters who need to commute without a car. Link On-Demand is a ride-hailing service in the city and a more convenient alternative option. Many shuttle companies and group tour services are available to those visiting the city. There are also electric vehicle charging stations throughout the city. In addition, taxis and ridesharing services like Lyft and Uber are available in the area. Renters also commute to Grand Rapids, St. Ignace and other neighboring cities through the Indian Trails and connect to Amtrak trains when traveling to other parts of Michigan. The Cherry Capital Airport is the closest major airport to Traverse City, conveniently located only 4 miles away.

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