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Apartments for Rent in Oakland, CA under $1200
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    2425 Valdez Street, Oakland, CA 94612
    Studio $1,163+
  • 65 days ago

    3525 Lyon Ave, OAKLAND, CA 94601
    Studio $300+
    1 BED $560+
    2 BEDS $1,169
  • 65 days ago

    Studio $100+
    2 BEDS $964
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    1146 Mckinley Ave., Oakland, CA 94610
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    553 Sycamore Street, Oakland, CA 94612
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    1428 Jackson, Oakland, CA 94612
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  • 41 days ago

    356 Jayne Ave, Oakland, CA 94610
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    1935 - 1941 E 26TH ST, OAKLAND, CA 94606
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Getting around in Oakland, CA

85 /100
Very Walkable
50 /100
Good Transit
50 /100
Walk Score®: 85, Transit Score®: 50, Bike Score®: 50

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Oakland, CA last updated?

Prices and availability in Oakland, CA were last updated on 20 May 2024.

What are the best apartments in Oakland, CA?

The best apartments in Oakland, CA are: Link Apartments® Four12, 1200 Lakeshore, 4801 Shattuck, 491 CRESCENT Apartments and 276 ADAMS Apartments.

What type of rental buildings are in Oakland, CA?

In Oakland, 59% of the residents are renting compared to 41% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 14% of Oakland’s rentals, 68% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 18% are single-family rentals.

Renting apartments in Oakland, CA under $1,200

Searching for apartments for rent in Oakland, CA under $1,200 is not an easy task, but luckily you have come to the right place. Whether you are a student on a budget, a young professional on the move, or simply a frugal person, RentCafe can help you find what you are looking for. Just make sure you know what you consider non-negotiable and what you can compromise on. Your new home is just a few clicks away. In Oakland, CA, where the average rent is $1,199 per month, there are 12 units available for less than $1,200. Click on any of these units to see pictures, floor plans, amenities and more. After you have picked your favorite, you can contact the property to check availability. Considering that you are trying to spend as little as possible, looking at 1 bedroom apartments and studio apartments might be a good idea.

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Finding a nice cheap apartment is by no means impossible. You just have to be patient. Your “apartments near me under $1,200” search can bear fruit sooner than you think if you look carefully and check our site often. You never know when discount deals and special offers might pop up. Keep in mind that you are not the only one looking for an affordable apartment in Oakland, CA. Choose “Save Search” to receive the latest apartments available directly to your inbox. This way, you will be able to stay one step ahead of the competition. With the cheapest apartments in Oakland, CA going for $300 per month, there are great deals waiting to be discovered. Feeling lucky? Expand your search to 2 bedroom apartments and 3 bedroom apartments as well for more space.

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