Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Asheville, NC? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in Asheville, NC has never been easier. We feature 66 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the Asheville, NC average. What is a cheap rent in Asheville, NC? The average apartment rent in Asheville is $1,145 per month so any rental south of $916 would be considered cheap here. Size matters though, so if you are in a market for a studio, expect to pay around $567 per month. If you’re looking to upgrade to a 1-bedroom apartment you’ll pay around $703, while a cheap 2-bedroom apartment will cost you about $815 per month. On RENTCafé, Asheville, NC rents go as low as $899/mo.