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Renting a Cheap Apartment in San Francisco

Known for being one of the most progressive political cities in the United States, San Francisco’s romantic perch on the edge of the Pacific has inspired residents and writers for decades. The city has led the way in green initiatives like car sharing and plastic bag bans. San Francisco is currently experiencing a mini-tech boom in its economy as new and established companies choose to base their businesses in this great city. Dining, art, nightlife and recreation opportunities here are unparalleled in their diversity. A walk around Coit Tower or the Palace of the Fine Arts are two great ways to experience the best of San Francisco.

Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in San Francisco, CA? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in San Francisco, CA has never been easier. We feature 133 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the San Francisco, CA average. What is a cheap rent in San Francisco, CA? The average apartment rent in San Francisco is $3,442 per month so any rental south of $2,754 would be considered cheap here. Size matters though, so if you are in a market for a studio, expect to pay around $1,723 per month. If you’re looking to upgrade to a 1-bedroom apartment you’ll pay around $2,283, while a cheap 2-bedroom apartment will cost you about $3,064 per month. On RENTCafé, San Francisco, CA rents go as low as $1,595/mo.