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    Living Area at Regency Place, North Carolina, 27606 Kitchen-Dining at Regency Place, North Carolina, 27606
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    6210 St Regis Circle, Raleigh, NC 27606
    7 Units available
    1 BED $1,254+
    2 BEDS $1,308+
    Property reviews
    5/5 Anonymous on Apr 28, 2023

    Its great i love it so far great neighborhood my son enjoys it.

    5/5 Brandy R. on Sep 4, 2021

    Excellent Place to live!

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    Fully Equipped Kitchen at Rose Heights Apartments, Raleigh Gorgeous Bedroom at Rose Heights Apartments, Raleigh, North Carolina
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    3801 Glen Verde Trail #101, Raleigh, NC 27613
    15 Units available
    1 BED $1,263+
    2 BEDS $1,369+
    3 BEDS $1,649+
    Property reviews
    5/5 Anonymous on Aug 9, 2023

    The Maintenace staff was quick to respond to issues.

    5/5 Billie W. on Dec 4, 2019

    Young man in office very helpful

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    Renovated Kitchen at Cambridge Apartments, Raleigh, NC 27615 Private Master Bedroom at Cambridge Apartments, Raleigh,North Carolina
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    6801 Chesterbrook Court, Raleigh, NC 27615
    13 Units available
    1 BED $1,250+
    2 BEDS $1,439+
    Property reviews
    5/5 Robert on Dec 30, 2023

    I have been here for 14 years and really do like it here. The staff are wonderful and really make it nice for us residents. The amenities are really good, the pool, the gym, are fantastic, I use the daily on my days off. It's very clean and comfortable.

    5/5 Robert A. on Apr 2, 2023

    Nice place to live.

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    Kitchen 3_model Atria Kitchen_model Atria
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    4601 Baymar Drive, Raleigh, NC 27612
    Available
    1 BED $1,030+
    2 BEDS $1,404+
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    5/5 Kathleen H. on Mar 24, 2023

    Excellent apartment, good value, nice location

    5/5 Vee V. on Apr 16, 2021

    While my apartment, the location and the staff is great, what I have an issue with is the tenants with dogs and them feeling it's okay for their dogs to defecate in front of other peoples windows or patio's without cleaning it up. I have been complaining about this matter since I moved in and although a sign was put up..NOTHING else is being done about it. I cannot stand inconsiderate people.

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    a dining room with a table and chairs and a mirror a living room with a gray couch and a coffee table
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    1300 Tribute Center Dr, Raleigh, NC 27612
    Available
    Studio $1,260+
    1 BED $1,295+
    2+ BEDS $1,580+
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    5/5 Anonymous on Sep 15, 2023

    Nice place to live Nice place to live Nice place to live Nice place to live

    5/5 Anonymous on Aug 9, 2023

    Wish there was guest parking but thats about it

  • Resident Rated
    a kitchen with a stove and a refrigerator a bedroom with a bed and two windows
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    4803 N New Hope Rd, Raleigh, NC 27604
    Available
    1 BED $990+
    2 BEDS $1,400+
    3 BEDS $1,750
    Property reviews
    5/5 María M. on Dec 4, 2023

    Esta en excelente ubicacion y es muy tranquilo y seguro

    5/5 D. S. on Oct 4, 2023

    Lexington on the Green has the absolutely best customer service especially Olivia & Jose they are traffic with such customers and very helpful they really do represent Lexington on the Green property very well

  • Top Rated for Location
    Model Kitchen at The Dartmouth North Hills Apartments, Raleigh, NC Large Comfortable Bedrooms at The Dartmouth North Hills Apartments, North Carolina, 27609
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    104 Dartmouth Rd., Raleigh, NC 27609
    19 Units available
    Studio $1,245+
    1 BED $1,958+
    2+ BEDS $1,984+
    Property reviews
    5/5 Robert R. on Mar 15, 2023

    Upon my walk through the community is nice

    5/5 Anonymous on Sep 7, 2018

    Really enjoying the Dartmouth. Staff has made it really easy to move to a new location for the first time!

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    5500 Reunion Point, Raleigh, NC 27609
    9 Units available
    1 BED $1,180+
    2 BEDS $1,410+
    Overview

    Welcome to Cedar Springs Apartments, an apartment community in Raleigh, NC. Our community offers unique floor plans, thoughtful amenities, and a sense of city living while being just outside the downtown area. Located in the North Ridge neighborhood, we are ideally close to schools, shopping, dining, and major employers. Offering a selection of spacious one and two-bedroom apartments for rent, Cedar Springs Apartments gives residents a carefree lifestyle. Relaxation and recreation are at the forefront with a swimming pool, veranda, volleyball court, tennis court, fitness center, and clubhouse. We are pet friendly so your furry friends can enjoy the fun too with our dog park! (+ view more) Inside your home, you can find walk-in closets, fully appointed kitchens, ceiling fans, and a private patio or balcony among the multiple features. Select units also come with wood-style flooring, built-in columns and shelves, and vaulted ceilings. When you want to get out, we are right off Atlantic Avenue and Spring Forest Road. This means being near North Hills Mall, Triangle Town Center, The Ritz, and North Carolina State University. Not to mention, Downtown Raleigh is 5 miles away and Durham is a 20 minute drive. Whatever you decide to do, the options are endless! You deserve the very best in apartment living, and our pet-friendly community is designed specifically to focus on our residents and their needs. Contact us today for more information on our apartments in North Ridge, Raleigh!

    Amenities
    • Dishwasher
    • Pool
    • Patio/Balcony
    • Fitness Center
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    1160 Auston Grove Dr., Raleigh, NC 27610
    1 BED $1,218+
    2 BEDS $1,433+
    3 BEDS $2,023+
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    3401 Bremer Hall Ct,, Raleigh, NC 27615
    1 BED $1,149+
    2 BEDS $1,299+
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    1055 Dresser Ct., Raleigh, NC 27609
    Studio $585
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    4204 Six Forks Road, Raleigh, NC 27609
    Studio $1,875
    1 BED $1,895+
    2+ BEDS $3,135
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    6210 St Regis Circle, Raleigh, NC 27606
    1 BED $1,254+
    2 BEDS $1,308+
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    2015 Wave Crest Drive, Raleigh, NC 27610
    1 BED $1,198+
    2 BEDS $1,762+
    3 BEDS $2,073+
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    500 Shady Summit Way, Raleigh, NC 27603
    1 BED $1,268+
    2 BEDS $1,527+
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    1601 Medlin Creek Loop, Raleigh, NC 27607
    1 BED $1,094+
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    308 S. Blount Street, Raleigh, NC 27601
    Studio $1,226+
    1 BED $1,186+
    2+ BEDS $2,099+
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    3801 Glen Verde Trail #101, Raleigh, NC 27613
    1 BED $1,263+
    2 BEDS $1,369+
    3 BEDS $1,649+
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    600 St Marys St, Raleigh, NC 27605
    Studio $1,380+
    1 BED $1,610+
    2+ BEDS $2,430+
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    5014 Sedgewick Dr., Raleigh, NC 27616
    1 BED $1,015+
    2 BEDS $1,131+
    3 BEDS $1,926+
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    600 W Cabarrus St, Raleigh, NC 27603
    Studio $1,335+
    1 BED $1,570+
    2+ BEDS $2,200+
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    11100 Madison Elm Lane, Raleigh, NC 27614
    1 BED $1,343+
    2 BEDS $1,748+
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    6801 Chesterbrook Court, Raleigh, NC 27615
    1 BED $1,250+
    2 BEDS $1,439+
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    3008 Calvary Drive, Raleigh, NC 27604
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    401 Oberlin Rd, Raleigh, NC 27605
    Studio $1,347+
    1 BED $1,462+
    2+ BEDS $1,941+
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Average rent in Raleigh, NC

$1,609/mo Raleigh, NC average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Raleigh, NC is $1,609.

    Raleigh, NC apartment rent ranges

    About 41% of apartment rents in Raleigh, NC range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 11% of apartments. Around 46% of Raleigh’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 2% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

    Raleigh, NC rent trends

    Getting around in Raleigh, NC

    37 /100
    Car-Dependent
    38 /100
    Some Transit
    64 /100
    Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 37, Transit Score®: 38, Bike Score®: 64

    Frequently asked questions

    When were prices and availability in Raleigh, NC last updated?

    Prices and availability in Raleigh, NC were last updated on 23 Feb 2024.

    What are the best apartments in Raleigh, NC?

    The best apartments in Raleigh, NC are: Cambridge Apartments, Regency Place, Rose Heights Apartments, The Tribute and Lexington on the Green.

    What is the average rent in Raleigh, NC?

    The average rent in Raleigh, NC is $1,609. Start your search for apartments in Raleigh, NC now.

    What is the price range for a studio apartment in Raleigh, NC?

    The price range for a studio apartment in Raleigh, NC is between $585 and $4,727. View all studio apartments in Raleigh, NC.

    What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Raleigh, NC?

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Raleigh, NC is between $915 and $7,249. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Raleigh, NC now.

    What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Raleigh, NC?

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Raleigh, NC is between $1,080 and $11,385. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Raleigh, NC.

    What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Raleigh, NC?

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Raleigh, NC is between $1,071 and $13,289. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Raleigh, NC.

    What type of rental buildings are in Raleigh, NC?

    In Raleigh, 48% of the residents are renting compared to 52% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 16% of Raleigh’s rentals, 66% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 16% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Raleigh, NC?

    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 Raleigh are about 24 years old, on average. Of these, 57% 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 3 stories. About 89% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 13% are mid-rises, and 3% are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

    What apartment floorplans are common in Raleigh, NC?

    Rental apartments in Raleigh come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 3% 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 41% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 44% of all rentals in Raleigh. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

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    Living in Raleigh, NC

    Living in location

    Raleigh is the state capital of North Carolina and also one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States. Raleigh was initially built as a planned city after the American Revolutionary War in the late 18th century, and its downtown area still contains many historic buildings. Nowadays, Raleigh is best-known as part of the Research Triangle area, which also contains Durham and Chapel Hill. The Research Triangle is home to world-class technology companies and research universities like North Carolina State University, which attract renters from all around the world. Raleigh renters enjoy the city's trendy downtown area, which has a variety of fun food and nightlife options.

    While Southern food is particularly popular in Raleigh, there are many different cuisines represented here. Renters will also enjoy Raleigh's top-notch cultural institutions, which include the North Carolina Museum of Art and the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences. Additionally, if you enjoy spending time outdoors, you'll love renting in Raleigh, as there are many beautiful lakes and hiking areas on the outskirts of the city. Furthermore, Raleigh boasts a vibrant arts scene with numerous galleries, theaters, and live music venues. Its rich history is evident not just in architecture, but also in the local events and festivals celebrated throughout the year.

    Renting in Raleigh, NC

    The Raleigh area has developed at a rapid pace throughout the last few decades, and renters will find many new apartment buildings to choose from. Specifically, there's a mix of modern architecture and traditional colonial architecture, while historic properties complement the new developments. The city is also very green, with lots of trees and open space for renters to enjoy. Meanwhile, in the downtown area, renters will find many mid-rise apartment buildings, as well as some townhomes. Outside of downtown, most neighborhoods consist of single-family homes for rent. These neighborhoods have a traditional suburban feel and are not particularly walkable. Notably, because Raleigh has boomed in recent several years, rental prices have been increasing and are higher than they are in many other cities in the south. Competition for apartments in the area is also quite high.

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    Shopping in Raleigh, NC

    There's no shortage of shopping options for renters in Raleigh to enjoy. For instance, there are many independent shops to browse in the downtown Raleigh area, as well as two major indoor malls in the area - the Crabtree Valley Mall and the Triangle Town Center - both of which contain department stores and popular national chains. The Village District is also a popular upscale outdoor shopping center on the west side of town. Renters have many grocery store options to choose from, including Food Lion and Harris Teeter. Or, Wegman's and Trader Joe's offer a more upscale option, and renters can also head to big-box stores, like Costco, Sam's Club and Walmart, which are located around town. The North Carolina State Farmers' Public Market is also located in Raleigh.

    Transportation in Raleigh, NC

    Driving is the easiest way for renters to get around Raleigh, as many neighborhoods are not walkable. Accordingly, apartments in the area accommodate this with plenty of parking available. Raleigh is also somewhat bike-friendly, with many bike lanes and trails throughout the city that renters can take advantage of. Alternatively, renters who don't have a car can use GoRaleigh and GoTriangle buses. GoRaleigh buses provide local service, while GoTriangle buses provide regional service to key destinations in the region. There's also Amtrak service available from Raleigh's Union Station to other cities throughout the southeast. Finally, for renters who travel frequently, Raleigh-Durham International Airport is located just 15 miles from downtown and has flights throughout the country available.

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