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Cheap Apartments for Rent in San Mateo, CA
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    1491 Hess Rd, Redwood City, CA 94061
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    • $2,495
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    400 E Hillsdale Bolevard, San Mateo, CA 94403
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    • $1,995
    • $2,245
    • $3,095
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    112 N Bayshore Boulevard, San Mateo, CA 94401
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    • 1 BED
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    • $2,185
    • $2,595
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    52 East 41St Place, San Mateo, CA 94403
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $2,200
    • $2,700
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    145 N El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94401
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    • 2 BEDS
    • $2,325
    • $2,895
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    525 N El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94401
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    • 2 BEDS
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    • $2,675+
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    123 N El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94401
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    • $2,395+
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    810 Polhemus Rd., San Mateo, CA 94402
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    • 2 BEDS
    • $2,450
    • $2,975
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    518, 520 E Bellevue Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94401
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    2120 Valerga Drive, Belmont, CA 94002
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    • $2,100
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    1225 Laguna Avenue, Burlingame, CA 94010
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    1235 Jefferson Avenue, Redwood City, CA 94062
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    1331 Jefferson Avenue, Redwood City, CA 94062
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    154 Madison Avenue, Redwood City, CA 94061
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    • $2,305
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    129 Lincoln Avenue, Redwood City, CA 94061
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    • $2,095
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    1887 Woodside Road, Redwood City, CA 94061
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    • $2,095+
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    445 Encinal Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025
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    465 Garwood Way, Menlo Park, CA 94025
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    1466 San Antonio Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025
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    • 2 BEDS
    • $2,725
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    1450 San Antonio Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025
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    1309 Mills Street, Menlo Park, CA 94025
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    • $2,295
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    1019, 1023 Noel Drive, Menlo Park, CA 94025
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    • $2,695
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    670 Live Oak Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025
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    • $1,795
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    718, 722 Live Oak Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025
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    842 Antoinette Lane, South San Francisco, CA 94080
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    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,225+
    • $2,925+
    • $3,297+
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What is the price of a cheap apartment in San Mateo, CA?

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $1,995 and $3,207. Find cheap apartments in San Mateo, CA.

How many cheap rentals are available in San Mateo, CA on RentCafe?

There are 3 cheap rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in San Mateo, CA were last updated on 5 Jul 2022.

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in San Mateo, CA?

The average San Mateo, CA cheap apartment size is 760 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in San Mateo, CA?

Cheap apartments in San Mateo, CA are usually less expensive, smaller, and easier to maintain. They also come with lower utility costs.

What are the downsides of renting a cheap apartment in San Mateo, CA?

A cheap apartment in San Mateo, CA offers little storage space and fewer amenities compared to other apartments. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in San Mateo, CA.

Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in San Mateo, CA? With RentCafe, finding an affordable apartment in San Mateo, CA has never been easier. We feature 25 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the San Mateo, CA average. What is a cheap rent in San Mateo, CA? The average apartment rent in San Mateo is $3,218 per month so any rental south of $2,574 would be considered cheap here. On RentCafe, San Mateo, CA rents go as low as $255/mo.

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