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    1350 N. Greenville Ave., Richardson, TX 75081
    23 Units available
    1 BED $1,265+
    2 BEDS $2,147+
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    5/5 Iliana on Nov 1, 2023

    Satisfacción the living thw Greenvue apartment

    3.5/5 Anonymous on Nov 3, 2023

    Lived here for several years, it's okay. Bit pricey in my honest opnion

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    1801 N. Greenville Ave Suite 300, Richardson, TX 75081
    Studio $1,330+
    1 BED $1,590+
    2 BEDS $1,915+
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    2810 Routh Creek Parkway, Richardson, TX 75082
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    1 BED $1,361+
    2+ BEDS $1,805+
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    900 W Spring Valley Rd, Richardson, TX 75080
    1 BED $995+
    2 BEDS $1,385
    3 BEDS $1,745+
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    4000 E Renner Rd, Richardson, TX 75082
    1 BED $1,230+
    2 BEDS $1,509+
    3 BEDS $1,859+
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    1350 N. Greenville Ave., Richardson, TX 75081
    1 BED $1,265+
    2 BEDS $2,147+
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    851 Greenside Dr, Richardson, TX 75080
    1 BED $1,433+
    2 BEDS $1,958+
    3 BEDS $3,153+
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    2220 Glenville Drive, Richardson, TX 75082
    1 BED $1,550
    2 BEDS $1,750
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    2000 East Arapaho Rd, Richardson, TX 75081
    1 BED $1,377+
    2 BEDS $1,774+
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    3501 North Jupiter Road, Richardson, TX 75082
    1 BED $1,299
    2 BEDS $1,474
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    1050 Galatyn Parkway, Richardson, TX 75082
    1 BED $1,426+
    2 BEDS $2,213+
    3 BEDS $3,016+
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    1111 Abrams Rd, Richardson, TX 75081
    1 BED $1,039+
    2 BEDS $1,464+
    3 BEDS $1,596+
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    2323 Plaza Boulevard, Richardson, TX 75082
    Studio $1,491+
    1 BED $1,582+
    2+ BEDS $2,159+
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    2305 Plaza Blvd, Richardson, TX 75082
    1 BED $1,302+
    2 BEDS $1,871+
    3 BEDS $2,595+
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    613 Clearwood Dr, Richardson, TX 75081
    1 BED $1,360+
    2 BEDS $1,555+
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    4250 East Renner Rd, Richardson, TX 75082
    1 BED $1,294+
    2 BEDS $1,612+
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    2710 Routh Creek Parkway, Richardson, TX 75082
    1 BED $1,451+
    2 BEDS $1,943+
    3 BEDS $2,511+
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    939 Allegheny Court A, Richardson, TX 75080
    1 BED $1,000+
    2 BEDS $1,170+
    3 BEDS $1,920+
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    951 South Abrams Road, Richardson, TX 75081
    1 BED $1,449+
    2 BEDS $1,797+
    3 BEDS $2,446+
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    900 Frances Way, Richardson, TX 75081
    1 BED $1,299
    2 BEDS $1,449+
    3 BEDS $1,750+
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    744 Brick Row, Richardson, TX 75081
    Studio $1,295+
    1 BED $1,285+
    2+ BEDS $1,745+
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    888 S. Greenville Ave. Bldg 1,2, Richardson, TX 75081
    Studio $1,000+
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    706 Pinehurst Dr, Richardson, TX 75080
    3 BEDS $2,810
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    700 Brentwood Ln, Richardson, TX 75080
    4 BEDS $2,699
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    2050 N. Plano Rd. & 1411 E. Campbell Rd., Richardson, TX 75082
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Average rent in Richardson, TX

$1,771/mo Richardson, TX average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Richardson, TX is $1,771.

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    Getting around in Richardson, TX

    37 /100
    Car-Dependent
    35 /100
    Some Transit
    53 /100
    Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 37, Transit Score®: 35, Bike Score®: 53

    Frequently asked questions

    When were prices and availability in Richardson, TX last updated?

    Prices and availability in Richardson, TX were last updated on 27 Feb 2024.

    What are the best apartments in Richardson, TX?

    The best apartments in Richardson, TX are: GreenVue, MAA Eastside, Vantage at Spring Creek, Lakefront Villas Apartments and Clearwater Creek.

    What is the average rent in Richardson, TX?

    The average rent in Richardson, TX is $1,771. Start your search for apartments in Richardson, TX now.

    What is the price range for a studio apartment in Richardson, TX?

    The price range for a studio apartment in Richardson, TX is between $1,000 and $9,084. View all studio apartments in Richardson, TX.

    What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Richardson, TX?

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Richardson, TX is between $995 and $4,829. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Richardson, TX now.

    What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Richardson, TX?

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Richardson, TX is between $1,170 and $6,649. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Richardson, TX.

    What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Richardson, TX?

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Richardson, TX is between $1,230 and $9,084. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Richardson, TX.

    What type of rental buildings are in Richardson, TX?

    In Richardson, 46% of the residents are renting compared to 54% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 30% of Richardson’s rentals, 48% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 21% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Richardson, TX?

    The average age of rental buildings in Richardson is 20 years old, with 59% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 3 stories, of which 92% are garden-style apartment communities, 14% 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 Richardson, TX?

    Studio apartments in Richardson are around 1% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 53% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 39% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

    Renter's guide to Richardson, TX

    Welcome to Richardson! This Texas city is perhaps best known as the home of the University of Texas at Dallas, one of the best colleges in the country. But Richardson offers a lot more than that.

    In fact, Livability.com named it one of the best 100 cities to live in 2015, and Niche.com considers it the 9th best suburb of the Dallas-Fort Worth metro for 2017.

    At just half the size of nearby Garland, it’s certainly not the largest city. In fact, Dallas is nearly 30 times bigger than Richardson! But Dallas is just 13 miles from Richardson and Fort Worth is 41 miles, meaning big city amenities are just a short trip away.

    Richardson has four distinct seasons, with August being the hottest month, when average lows are 77⁰F and average highs are 96⁰F. The coldest month, January, fluctuates from around 37⁰F to 57⁰F.

    Unfortunately, the area around Dallas is part of “Tornado Alley” and has one of the highest severe weather risks in the country. But with 230 sunny days and just 57 days of precipitation per year, the weather is usually quite pleasant, if a little warm.

    Tips for renting in Richardson, TX

    Ready to pack your bags for Richardson? Before you go, let’s take a quick look at some of the local tenant laws, to make sure you’re up to speed.

    Texas doesn’t place any limits on the amount of the deposit a landlord can ask for, but they do require that they return it within 30 days of your move-out date. And if the landlord fails to do so, you can take them to small claims court.

    In Richardson, you have a “quiet enjoyment” right, which prevents both your landlord and other tenants from disturbing your stay with things like intrusions or noise. If you’re having trouble with noisy neighbors, let your landlord know. But that goes both ways, so you’ll want to keep it down on your end too.

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    Living in Richardson, TX

    There’s a reason Richardson is considered a great place to live. The city itself is fairly small and laid-back, but it’s so close to Dallas that you still get to take advantage of all those big city amenities, including the Dallas/Fort Worth International airport. Talking about pros to living in Richardson, the city is also a great place to find a job, with an unemployment rate well below the national average.

    On the other hand, summers can get awfully sweaty, with a high risk of severe storms—one of the biggest cons to living in Richardson. The city’s cost of living is also 13.8% higher than the rest of the US.

    Things to do in Richardson, TX

    There are plenty of things to do in Richardson, whether you’re with a friend, a date, or the whole family.

    Nature lovers and fitness fanatics will love strolling through local Breckinridge Park and Cottonwood Park. If you’re with a four-legged companion, Bush Central Barkway Dog Park is another great option.

    Of course, Richardson can get pretty hot in the summer, so maybe you’ll be more comfortable indoors, doing some retro arcade gaming at Free Play Arcade. The city also has an impressive library, the Richardson Public Library, where you’ll find books, of course, but also activities and events.

    Top shopping destinations in the city include Richardson Square, an outdoor retail center, and The Shops at Promenade, an indoor mall. Nearby Dallas provides some excellent option as well, including the Galleria Dallas mall, which is just a short trip away.

    Things to do

    Top shopping destinations in the city include Richardson Square, an outdoor retail center, and The Shops at Promenade, an indoor mall. Nearby Dallas provides some excellent option as well, including the Galleria Dallas mall, which is just a short trip away.

    When you’ve worked up an appetite, you’ll want to hit Jeng Shin for Chinese, Ali Baba Mediterranean Grill for Mediterranean-Lebanese cuisine, Urban Crust for Italian, or Ten50 BBQ for some good ol’ Texas barbeque.

    The culture lovers in the family can spend their time perusing the University of Texas at Dallas Visual Arts Building, or catch a show at the Eisemann Center of Performing Arts. And then there’s the North Texas Automotive Museum for any car buffs you know.

    Speaking of art, Richardson has some excellent annual events to check out. They include the Cottonwood Art Festival, which features over 240 artists across 14 categories and is one of the top art shows in the country. It’s held in May and October.

    Speaking of art, Richardson has some excellent annual events to check out. They include the Cottonwood Art Festival, which features over 240 artists across 14 categories and is one of the top art shows in the country. It’s held in May and October.

    Two other awesome events are the Huffhines Art Trails in October, and the Wildflower! Arts and Music Festival in May. And every holiday season, you can look forward to the Richardson Annual Christmas Parade and the local Santa’s Village.

    Sports are very popular in Texas, and while Richardson doesn’t have much to offer in that area, Dallas is one of the best sports cities in the country. There you’ll find the world-famous Dallas Cowboys, the 2011 NBA champion Dallas Mavericks, major league baseball’s Texas Rangers, and even pro hockey and soccer teams, the Dallas Stars and FC Dallas.

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    Richardson, TX employment & economy

    One of the biggest features of Richardson’s economy is the Telecom Corridor, where you’ll find over 5,700 companies providing more than 130,000 jobs. And there are plenty of big names there, from AT&T and Verizon to Samsung and Texas Instruments.

    Of course, Richardson is also a college town, which provides plenty of jobs. And the city’s unemployment rate is just 3.60%, which is lower than the Dallas metro, the state of Texas, and the United States as a whole.

    Education in Richardson, TX

    The University of Texas at Dallas is the focal point of Richardson’s educational landscape—and for good reason. In 2016, US News and World Report ranked the school within the top 100 for computer engineering, computer science, and electrical engineering, along with its full-, part-time, and online MBA programs.

    Southern Methodist University and Richland College, a community college, are also near Richardson.

    For grade school, the Richardson Independent School District, or RISD, serves the area. And it’s one of the best districts in the state of Texas, with many of the local schools being awarded the statewide TBEC Honor Roll or as national Blue Ribbon Schools.

    There are also a few private school options in Richardson, including St. John the Apostle School and Canyon Creek Christian Academy.

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