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  • Top Rated for Maintenance
    a kitchen with white cabinets and stainless steel appliances a bedroom with a bed and two windows
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    3030 NE 143Rd St, Seattle, WA 98125
    Available
    Studio $1,465
    1 BED $1,385+
    2 BEDS $1,895
    Property reviews
    5/5 Anonymous on Oct 4, 2023

    Management is very nice. Highly reccomend.

    5/5 Anonymous on Jun 30, 2023

    I like it here. I plan to renew my lease.

  • Resident Rated
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    an open kitchen with a table and chairs and a window overlooking the city a living room and kitchen with a view of the city
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    323 Bellevue Ave E, Seattle, WA 98102
    Available
    Studio $1,699+
    1 BED $1,740+
    Property reviews
    4.5/5 Anonymous on Sep 14, 2023

    Good location, great apartment and views. Respectful and communicative management. Parking is lacking though

    3/5 E on Dec 2, 2023

    Hi i live here! I like it and am meeting 40 characters

  • Today

    1901 Franklin Ave E, Seattle, WA 98102
    Available
    Studio $1,195
    Overview

    Find the Seattle, WA, apartments you’ve been looking for. Introducing Enve on Eastlake, the place where your dream of urban living meets the tranquility of waterfront Lake Union relaxation. Life here means local markets, trendy cafes, elegant dining options, and unforgettable experiences await you, all create the urbanite lifestyle you crave while not sacrificing the calm and scenic comforts you deserve. With a variety of studio layouts, these Seattle apartments bring a blend of modern amenities, open-spaces, and an essence of adaptability that is hard to beat. With interior luxuries adorning them like energy-efficient appliances, wood-style flooring, designer finishes, and lofted ceilings in select homes, you also gain access to our laundry center, bike storage, and package concierge, among other life-enhancing amenities. Welcome to the place where you can gracefully glide across the surface of Lake Union, lace up your sneakers and jog to new distances, and explore exciting flavor, craft beverages, and healthy routines. Words can only you take you so far, so stop by or give us a call today for your personal tour of our irresistible Seattle, WA, apartments!

    Amenities
    • Laundry Facilities
    • Pets Allowed
  • Top Rated for Location
    a kitchen with stainless steel appliances and a door to a balcony a bedroom with a bed and a sliding glass door
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    407 NE 73Rd St, Seattle, WA 98115
    Available
    Studio $1,660+
    1 BED $2,057+
    Property reviews
    4.5/5 Anonymous on Dec 22, 2023

    The location by the lake is fantastic. Very sound proof walls

    3/5 Anonymous on Sep 3, 2023

    Apartments are a bit small, but the area is nice and the building is clean and new.

  • Top Rated for Location
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    Living room with floor to ceiling windows with city and tree views. Staged with a couch, coffee table, rug and chair.at 19th & Mercer, Seattle Washington Living room with floor to ceiling windows with city and tree views. Staged with a couch, coffee table, rug and chair.at 19th & Mercer, Seattle Washington
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    526 19Th Avenue E, Seattle, WA 98112
    Available
    1 BED $2,084+
    2 BEDS Ask for Pricing
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    3.5/5 Riley on Jul 8, 2023

    This building is in one of the best locations in Seattle. Walking distance to tons of restaurants and shops. The building itself is nice and simple, with a very convenient door system. The building manager is a little bit lazy, as when we moved in there were a handful of things we needed to address and have fixed. But otherwise, great spot.

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    11202 2Nd Lane SW, Seattle, WA 98146
    Available
    1 BED $1,575+
    2 BEDS $1,850+
    Amenities
    • Washer/Dryer
    • Dishwasher
    • Pool
    • Patio/Balcony
  • 1 day ago

    301 12TH AVENUE, Seattle, WA 98122
    7 Units available
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    Overview

    STEP ON STAGE AMID SEATTLES GROWING 12TH AVENUE. Welcome to Decibel on 12th, your dream community where comfort, leisure, and entertainment are designed with your lifestyle in mind. With a prime location and top-tier amenities, our pet-friendly apartments for rent in Seattle, WA, have everything you need to feel right at home.Plug into one of the smart designs of Decibel on 12th's studio, one-bedroom, or two-bedroom apartments. Whichever floorplan you choose, you’ll benefit from a host of convenient features and services that will make your day a breeze. These include floor-to-ceiling windows, full size in-unit washers and dryers, stainless steel appliances, and on-site management and maintenance teams ready to assist you. When you’re ready to step out for some relaxation and recreation, come and enjoy our community amenities, including a fitness center, awe inspiring rooftop deck, and community clubhouse.With nearby bus lines and the Seattle Streetcar, you can get anywhere you want to go from this centrally located apartment within walking distance to Downtown, Capitol Hill, First Hill, Pioneer Square and Chinatown-International District. Commuting to work won’t be a problem, especially since we’re located close to several prominent employers, such as the University of Washington, Seattle, Harborview Medical Center/ Seattle Hospital, and Microsoft Corporation. If the outdoors is more your thing, head on over to Yesler Terrace Park or Central Park Trail to catch some fresh air and connect with nature. Amp up your nightlife at countless venues nearby or simply relax next to the roof top fire pit and take in the incredible views of Mt. Rainier. Take a look at our photo gallery and see why our apartment community near Seattle will make the perfect home. Get the complete Decibel on 12th experience with a personal visit. Schedule a tour today!

    Amenities
    • Washer/Dryer
    • Dishwasher
    • Fitness Center
    • Pets Allowed
  • 1 day ago

    4751 12Th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    15 Units available
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    Overview

    Two communities, one symbiotic relationship. The Helix, a revolutionary newspaper featuring art, culture with edgy editorial segments was created in 1967 in this location. The Ellipse is about the living in the moment, a relationship with the past but moving towards the future.

    Amenities
    • Washer/Dryer
    • Dishwasher
    • Garage
    • Large Closets
  • 1 day ago

    1551 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101
    7 Units available
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    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    Overview

    Discover our premier apartment community, Pine + Minor, in Seattle, WA. This vibrant community located in the heart of the Capitol Hill neighborhood is close to trendy restaurants and boutique local stores.  Seattle’s South Lake Union, First Hill, and Queen Anne neighborhoods are just a hop, skip, and a jump away too.  All of our apartments are pet-friendly and the perfect home for professionals, students, families, seniors, and everyone in between. Take a closer look at everything we have in store for you!When you choose one of our apartments in Seattle, Washington, you get more than a place to live -- you get a place to relax and proudly call home. Whether you select one of our studio or one-bedroom apartments, your experience will be just as sweet. Each of our apartment homes has been crafted with style and is fully equipped with stainless steel appliances, an in-unit washer and dryer, and wood-inspired vinyl planking..   Designed to create the perfect living environment, our community offers the ambiance that you’ll be happy to return to every day. With you in mind, we offer community amenities that you will love, including a large 24-hour fitness center, elevator, conference room, clubhouse, and rooftop deck with views of the city. Add in our helpful management and maintenance teams, and your apartment living experience becomes complete.  Your new home at Pine + Minor is only a short distance from Downtown Seattle, with Starbucks Roastery Reserve, Paramount Theater, and Amazon Go only a few easy minutes away. Our apartments are located at 1551 Minor Avenue, with quick access to King County Metro and Sound Transit. Your daily commute is also a breeze, thanks to our proximity to Amazon, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle University, and Seattle Pacific University. Discover more when you come for a visit -- call today!

    Amenities
    • Washer/Dryer
    • Dishwasher
    • Garage
    • High Speed Internet
  • 1 day ago

    206 5Th Avenue N., Seattle, WA 98109
    12 Units available
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    Overview

    Taking shape in the shadow of the Space Needle, Aperture On Fifth presents a unique opportunity in urban apartment living.  With a nearly perfect Walk Score of 96, the city is literally at your feet.  Offering studio, one and two bedroom apartment homes, this community includes outstanding features and amenities that you will love! The community offers residents a rooftop deck with gorgeous views of the city, a clubhouse with Wi-Fi access and a fully equipped fitness center.  Though this community has everything you want, be sure to take advantage of your proximity to some of the highlights of Seattle.   At the end of the day, return to a well-appointed apartment designed with modern touches, contemporary finishes and abundant amenities.

    Amenities
    • Washer/Dryer
    • Garage
    • Large Closets
    • Fitness Center
  • 1 day ago

    306 Blanchard Street, Seattle, WA 98121
    2 Units available
    Studio $1,125
    1 BED $1,680
    2 BEDS Ask for Pricing
    Overview

    If you are looking for urban living, look no further.  The Cornelius Apartment Homes is located in the Belltown neighborhood in the heart of downtown Seattle.  With a stunning renovated homes, this 1925 building has maintained its vintage charm with a modern twist. The Cornelius provides a professional on-site management and maintenance team. You're not just a resident, you're a neighbor when you live at The Cornelius.

    Amenities
    • Dishwasher
    • Extra Storage
    • Laundry Facilities
    • Fitness Center
  • 1 day ago

    200 2Nd Ave. W, Seattle, WA 98119
    3 Units available
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    Overview

    Vintage in vibe, modern in design, 2nd+John’s light-filled homes are artfully designed with upscale finishes and thoughtful comforts. Without leaving home, care for your pet and connect with neighbors and friends while working out, playing and relaxing. Take in wide bandwidth views of iconic Seattle sights. The 2nd+John community creates a neighborhood within a neighborhood. Its Queen Anne location effortlessly links to Seattle’s waterfront, business, and cultural core.

    Amenities
    • Garage
    • Fitness Center
    • Pets Allowed
  • 1 day ago

    1023 East Alder St, Seattle, WA 98122
    8 Units available
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    Overview

    START YOUR COLLECTION AT 11th AND ALDER Create a living space to match your own personal collection at Reverb. Designed for the next generation of modern Seattleites, you’ll love the variety of studio, one-bedroom, two-bedroom or townhome layouts from which to choose. Reverb’s central location drops you right in residential First Hill and nearby Capitol Hill, Pioneer Square, Downtown, and the Chinatown-International District.

    Amenities
    • Washer/Dryer
    • Garage
    • Fitness Center
    • Pets Allowed
  • Top Rated for Location
    Maris West Seattle WA Kitchen 2 Maris West Seattle WA Kitchen view
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    4722 Fauntleroy Way SW, Seattle, WA 98116
    21 Units available
    Studio $1,415+
    1 BED $1,749+
    2 BEDS Ask for Pricing
    Property reviews
    5/5 Anonymous on Oct 1, 2023

    Maris is a great building to live in. The staff is really nice and helpful. Overall a wonderful experience.

    5/5 Anonymous on Nov 7, 2022

    I walk and return feeling safe and sound

  • Top Rated for Location
    The Bowman Seattle WA Kitchen 2 The Bowman Seattle WA Living room
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    3801 Stone Way North, Seattle, WA 98103
    9 Units available
    Studio $2,400+
    1 BED $2,796+
    2 BEDS $4,725+
    Property reviews
    5/5 Anonymous on Oct 8, 2023

    I have been living here for a year, and I never had any issue with anything so far. Maintenance was very punctual and staff has been extremely helpful. Nothing less than a great experience so far...

    5/5 Anonymous on Feb 1, 2023

    I love Bowman apartments so much, the leasing office is so nice and easy to communicate with. Never met a leasing office with such care!

  • 1 day ago

    5711 24Th Avenue NW, Seattle, WA 98107
    4 Units available
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    Overview

    Inspired by Ballard's Scandinavian roots, Soren is focused on functionality and passion for life.  Well-planned live/work, open 1 bedroom, true 1 bedroom and 2 bedroom LEED Gold inspired design provides you with a comfortable space you can feel good about.  Recycling stations on every floor and LED lighting in every home assist in your efforts for lower consumption, and lower bills!  Green seal carpets and low VOC paints make breathing easy.  High ceilings, expansive views, and a landscaped rooftop plaza to assist in your daily unwind.

    Amenities
    • Washer/Dryer
    • Dishwasher
    • Garage
    • Extra Storage
  • 1 day ago

    1601 9Th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101
    1 BED $2,395
    2 BEDS Ask for Pricing
  • Today

    12311 32Nd Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98125
    Studio $1,560+
    1 BED $1,936+
    2 BEDS $2,784+
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    2840 Eastlake Ave, Seattle, WA 98102
    1 BED $1,540
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    2105 5Th Ave, Seattle, WA 98121
    Studio $2,275+
    1 BED $2,670+
    2 BEDS $6,150+
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    3030 NE 143Rd St, Seattle, WA 98125
    Studio $1,465
    1 BED $1,385+
    2 BEDS $1,895
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    400 Boren Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109
    1 BED $1,705+
    2 BEDS $2,994+
  • 1 day ago

    1525 14Th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98122
    Studio $1,821+
    1 BED $2,109
    2 BEDS $3,179
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    1806 23Rd Ave, Seattle, WA 98122
    Studio $899+
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    2217 Third Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121
    Studio $1,399+
    1 BED $1,995
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Average rent in Seattle, WA

$2,267/mo Seattle, WA average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Seattle, WA is $2,267.

Seattle, WA apartment rent ranges

About 30% of apartment rents in Seattle, WA range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 58% of apartments. Around 10% of Seattle’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 2% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Seattle, WA rent trends

Getting around in Seattle, WA

58 /100
Somewhat Walkable
78 /100
Excellent Transit
87 /100
Very Bikeable
Walk Score®: 58, Transit Score®: 78, Bike Score®: 87

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Seattle, WA last updated?

Prices and availability in Seattle, WA were last updated on 28 Feb 2024.

What are the best apartments in Seattle, WA?

The best apartments in Seattle, WA are: 3030 Lake City, Oslo, Enve, The Loop at Green Lake and 19th & Mercer.

What is the average rent in Seattle, WA?

The average rent in Seattle, WA is $2,267. Start your search for apartments in Seattle, WA now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Seattle, WA?

The price range for a studio apartment in Seattle, WA is between $235 and $10,238. View all studio apartments in Seattle, WA.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Seattle, WA?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Seattle, WA is between $816 and $8,809. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Seattle, WA now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Seattle, WA?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Seattle, WA is between $816 and $20,630. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Seattle, WA.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Seattle, WA?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Seattle, WA is between $1,097 and $20,630. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Seattle, WA.

What type of rental buildings are in Seattle, WA?

In Seattle, 55% of the residents are renting compared to 45% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 36% of Seattle’s rentals, 50% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 13% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Seattle, WA?

The average age of rental buildings in Seattle is 23 years old, with 66% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 7 stories, of which 45% are garden-style apartment communities, 54% are mid-sized buildings, and 15% are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in Seattle, WA?

Studio apartments in Seattle are around 21% 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 22% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

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Living in Seattle, WA

Living in location

Nicknamed the Emerald City, Seattle combines all of the culture of living in a major metropolis with the natural beauty that the Pacific Northwest is known for. Here, a thriving tech industry draws renters from all around the world: Microsoft and Amazon are both headquartered in the region, as are many innovative startups. Seattle also has excellent education options for local renters, both in terms of primary and secondary school, as well as universities. Notably, the city is known for its coffee culture, and you'll find plenty of cozy cafes where you can relax with fresh java. Seattle also has a thriving food scene known for fresh seafood, as well as a delicious mix of Asian cuisines, thanks to the local immigrant population. Historically, Seattle has also been a center for music along the West Coast. While it was best known for 1990s grunge music, today's renters will find everything from rock to hip hop to classical jazz acts at local venues.

Beyond the bustling cityscape, Seattle's outdoor activities are second to none. With its close proximity to both mountains and water, locals and visitors alike indulge in hiking, biking, and kayaking, often within the same day. The arts are also deeply ingrained in the city's fabric, with the Seattle Art Museum and numerous galleries showcasing both local and international talent. Community events are a staple, with summer markets, festivals, and parades that celebrate the city's rich diversity. Additionally, Seattle's commitment to sustainability is evident in its numerous green spaces, parks, and a city-wide emphasis on eco-friendly living.

Renting in Seattle, WA

There are a wide variety of neighborhoods for Seattle renters to choose from. Whether you're looking to live in a modern high-rise apartment, a cozy bungalow, or even a historic Victorian or Tudor home, you'll find them in Seattle. Additionally, many Seattle neighborhoods are very dense, making it easy for renters to walk around and explore the surrounding area. However, neighborhoods in the far southern and northern ends of the city are slightly more spread out and consist mostly of single-family rentals. As with many big cities, rental prices in Seattle are higher than the national average, and finding an apartment for rent can be quite competitive. Therefore, renters should start looking for apartments well in advance of their planned move-in date. Additionally, if you're looking for luxury amenities, many rental apartment communities offer fitness centers, coworking spaces and even roof decks to take advantage of Seattle's spectacular mountain views. Apartments for rent in Seattle's also tend to be very pet-friendly and many even offer on-site dog parks.

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Shopping in Seattle, WA

Renters have virtually endless shopping options in Seattle. For instance, neighborhoods like Ballard, Capitol Hill and Fremont are all known for their excellent selection of local boutiques to explore. Or, farmers' markets and street fairs are also popular places to shop in Seattle. While the iconic Pike Place Market is the most famous, there are many other neighborhood markets to explore, as well. Of course, renters in Seattle also have access to plenty of grocery stores, with Safeway, QFC, Trader Joe's and Whole Foods being some of the most common options.

Transportation in Seattle, WA

There are a variety of ways for renters to get around Seattle, and the right option for you will depend on your personal preferences. While many Seattle renters drive, traffic can be very heavy, and not all apartments have parking options. In this case, the city's rapidly growing public transportation system is a good alternative. Seattle currently has one light rail line with three additional lines planned, as well as two streetcar lines and an extensive bus system. Regional transit is also available via commuter rail or ferry.

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