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    1037 W 39Th Street, Norfolk, VA 23508
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    1 BED $1,446+
    2 BEDS $1,011+
    3+ BEDS $835+
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    Proximity at ODU Apartments in Norfolk, VA Welcome to Proximity at ODU, where local charm meets sophistication. Ready to redefine the way you see student living, our furnished pet friendly, by-the-bed apartments in Norfolk, VA, are open for the 2024 - 2025 year. Discover our collection of stylish one, two, three, and four -bedroom rooms for rent and embrace the numerous amenities and impeccable services that come attached to our premium community. Conveniently located in the Highland Park and close to Old Dominion University (ODU) and Tidewater Community College (TCC), our community grants easy access to various attractions, including Elizabeth River Trail and Railyard at Lambert's Point. Local eateries and entertainment spots are also easily accessible, ensuring you will never have a dull moment. Some of our community amenities feature a 24/7 state-of-the-art fitness center, a pool with a sundeck, study lounge for studying late at night, and top-end customer service and maintenance. The apartment home of your choosing spans from 589 to 1,259 square feet and each floor plan is designed with you and your busy lifestyle in mind. Each apartment comes furnished and features classic designs and essential fixtures that make daily life smooth and convenient. From private bathrooms and in-unit washer and dryer to individual locking doors to your room, we have the amenities that will make you feel right at home. Seize the opportunity to either live alone or with your best friends in our furnished student housing in Norfolk, VA, near Virginia Beach by giving us a call today. We look forward to welcoming you home!

    Amenities
    • Washer/Dryer
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center
    • Pets Allowed
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    1 Harbor Court, Portsmouth, VA 23704
    1 BED $1,407+
    2 BEDS $1,808+
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    850 Crawford Parkway, Portsmouth, VA 23704
    1 BED $1,235+
    2 BEDS $1,838
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    700 Cherokee Rd, Portsmouth, VA 23701
    1 BED $1,065+
    2 BEDS $1,169+
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    610 Green St., Portsmouth, VA 23704
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    2 BEDS $1,229
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    1037 W 39Th Street, Norfolk, VA 23508
    1 BED $1,446+
    2 BEDS $1,011+
    3+ BEDS $835+
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    615 Green St., Portsmouth, VA 23704
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    9 Seminole Dr, Portsmouth, VA 23702
    1 BED $850+
    2 BEDS $1,050
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    507 High St., Portsmouth, VA 23704
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    1 BED $1,249
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    1 High St., Portsmouth, VA 23704
    1 BED $1,509
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    339 High St., Portsmouth, VA 23704
    1 BED $1,419
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    303 Effingham St, Portsmouth, VA 23704
    1 BED $1,200
    2 BEDS $1,300+
    3 BEDS $1,610
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    1140 Chisholm Circle, Portsmouth, VA 23704
    2 BEDS $809
    3 BEDS $878
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    4110 Queenswood Drive, Portsmouth, VA 23703
    1 BED $899
    2 BEDS $899
    3 BEDS $1,150
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    20 Woodmill Court, Portsmouth, VA 23703
    2 BEDS $1,200+
    3 BEDS $1,310+
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    900 County Street, Portsmouth, VA 23704
    1 BED $1,003
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    622 Effingham St, Portsmouth, VA 23704
    2 BEDS $350+
    3 BEDS $365+
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    2500 Oak Leaf Place, Portsmouth, VA 23707
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    2 BEDS $1,007
    3 BEDS $1,202
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    424 London Street, Portsmouth, VA 23704
    1 BED $1,200
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    1000 Westover Ave, Norfolk, VA 23507
    1 BED $1,200
    2 BEDS $1,350
    3 BEDS $1,695
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    260 W York St, Norfolk, VA 23510-1514
    1 BED $1,305+
    2 BEDS $2,135
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    150 W. Brambleton Ave., Norfolk, VA 23510
    Studio $1,409
    1 BED $1,429
    2+ BEDS $2,009
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    619 W. 24Th St., Norfolk, VA 23517
    1 BED $1,405
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    601 W 24Th Street, Norfolk, VA 23517
    1 BED $1,459+
    2 BEDS $1,879+
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    2219 Colonial Ave., Norfolk, VA 23517
    2 BEDS $2,139
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Average rent in Portsmouth, VA

$1,284/mo Portsmouth, VA average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Portsmouth, VA is $1,284.

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Getting around in Portsmouth, VA

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Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 5, Transit Score®: 30, Bike Score®: 45

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Portsmouth, VA last updated?

Prices and availability in Portsmouth, VA were last updated on 17 Apr 2024.

What are the best apartments in Portsmouth, VA?

The best apartments in Portsmouth, VA are: Harbor Tower Apartments, Nav850, Residences at Crawford Farms, Green Street Apartments and 615 Green Street.

What is the average rent in Portsmouth, VA?

The average rent in Portsmouth, VA is $1,284. Start your search for apartments in Portsmouth, VA now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Portsmouth, VA?

The price range for a studio apartment in Portsmouth, VA is between $1,229 and $1,379. View all studio apartments in Portsmouth, VA.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Portsmouth, VA?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Portsmouth, VA is between $850 and $2,065. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Portsmouth, VA now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Portsmouth, VA?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Portsmouth, VA is between $899 and $1,981. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Portsmouth, VA.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Portsmouth, VA?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Portsmouth, VA is between $1,150 and $1,800. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Portsmouth, VA.

What type of rental buildings are in Portsmouth, VA?

In Portsmouth 44% of the housing is rented out compared to 56% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 8% of Portsmouth’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 62% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 29% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Portsmouth, VA?

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 Portsmouth are about 42 years old, on average. Of these, 21% 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 93% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 4% are mid-rises, and 2% are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

What apartment floorplans are common in Portsmouth, VA?

Rental apartments in Portsmouth come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 0.6% 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 27% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 59% of all rentals in Portsmouth. 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 Portsmouth, VA

The Elizabeth River curls around the small seaport small town of Portsmouth in southeastern Virginia, providing renters with breathtaking waterside views. As part of the Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport metro area, Portsmouth rentals are three miles west of Norfolk, Chesapeake is seven miles south, Suffolk is 18 miles southwest, Hampton is 20 miles north and Virginia Beach is 20 miles east. Renters are part of a unique local economy supported by key industries in manufacturing and modeling simulation technology. Major employers when renting in Portsmouth include Fairlead Integrated, which manufactures maritime products, as well as MAST Center Corporate Research Park, which works on advanced water treatment solutions. There's also an industrial cold storage facility adjacent to the Port of Virginia that's owned by Lineage Logistics.

Renting in Portsmouth, VA

When renting in Portsmouth, there's always something fun to do within a community that welcomes newcomers. For instance, there are 142 acres of land for renters to hike and explore at Hoffler Creek Nature Preserve. Or, renters can also go to waterfront concerts at the Atlantic Union Bank Pavilion; play 18 holes at Bide-A-Wee Golf Course or nine holes at Links at City Park; visit eight museums (including a planetarium); play games at Rivers Casino; or take the family to relax at two pools and a splash park. Portsmouth rentals are also near historic sites, like Cedar Grove Cemetery and The Commodore Theatre, a 1945 Art Deco-style building. There are also small "pocket parks" scattered throughout Portsmouth's various neighborhoods. Plus, rentals near Portsmouth City Park also have access to a boat ramp and fishing pier.

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Shopping in Portsmouth, VA

The closest shopping mall when renting in Portsmouth is Greenbrier Mall in Chesapeake. For local shopping, renters go to antiques and specialty stores along Hampton Roads harbor. Specifically, while in Olde Towne Center, renters peruse Way Back Yonder for antiques and, for decorating their apartment, renters shop at places like That Art Store; Dave Chance Photography Gallery; and Anderson-Wright Rooms and Gardens. There's also the local farmers' market, as well as Roger Brown's Sports Bar and Restaurant; Guad's Mexican Restaurant; 619 Cantina; and Darla's Seafood. Otherwise, renters run daily errands at Walmart, Target and CVS. Grocery stores when renting in Portsmouth include Food Lion; H & H Grocery; and Olde Towne Food Mart.

Transportation in Portsmouth, VA

Public transportation is provided to renters in Portsmouth by Hampton Roads Transit. To that end, renters can get from Portsmouth to Norfolk in less than an hour by taking Bus Route 45. Or, Route 41 takes renters southwest through Cradock and Victory Crossing; Route 43 takes renters east-west from downtown Portsmouth to Bart Street; Route 44 takes renters to Norfolk General Hospital; Route 47 takes renters from downtown Portsmouth to Churchland; Route 57 takes renters from Robert Hall Boulevard to Airline Boulevard; Route 980 takes renters to Chesapeake, Suffolk and downtown Norfolk. Alternatively, the Elizabeth River Ferry takes renters across the water to downtown Norfolk, and there are also water taxis. Finally, the closest major airport to renters in Portsmouth is Norfolk International Airport (12 miles northeast of Portsmouth).

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