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Pet-Friendly Apartments for Rent in Los Angeles, CA - 4,228 Rentals available

  • 10983 Wellworth Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024
    $2,500 - $4,293
    • 1-2 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 4426 Cahuenga Blvd., Toluca Lake, CA 91602
    $1,640 - $4,666
    • 1-2 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 14955 Dickens Street, Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
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    $2,155
    • 1-2 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
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    18541 Vincennes St, Northridge, CA 91324
    $1,725 - $2,175
    • 1-2 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 4500 Woodman Avenue, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
    $1,740 - $3,071
    • Studio-2 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 5100 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036
    $2,300 - $4,893
    • Studio-3 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 1355 North Laurel Avenue, West Hollywood, CA 90046
    $6,850
    • 1-3 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 11415 Porter Ranch Drive, Porter Ranch, CA 91326
    $1,854 - $4,749
    • Studio-2 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 325 W 8Th St, Los Angeles, CA 90014
    $1,790 - $3,220
    • Studio-3 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 1801 Federal Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90025
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    $2,295
    • Studio-2 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 7918 Reseda Blvd, Reseda, CA 91335
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    $2,223
    • 1-2 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 333 South Kingsley Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90020
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    $1,955 - $3,580
    • 1-2 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 14440 Dickens Street, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
    • Studio-2 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 21535 Roscoe Blvd., Canoga Park, CA 91304
    $2,660 - $4,958
    • 2-3 Beds
    Last updated 15 Jun 2021
  • 719 N. Heliotrope Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90029
    $1,390
    • Studio
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 10125 Palms Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90034
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    • 2-3 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 5845 Carlton Way, Los Angeles, CA 90028
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    $2,795 - $3,395
    • 2-3 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
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    13900 Marquesas Way, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
    $2,974 - $16,287
    • Studio-4 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 3311 S La Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90016
    $2,759 - $17,520
    • Studio-2 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
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    1640 Barry Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90025
    $2,154 - $2,195
    • 1-2 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 6835 Laurel Canyon Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91605
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 11805 Laurelwood Drive, Studio City, CA 91604
    $3,399 - $4,999
    • 2-3 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 5420 Yolanda Ave, Tarzana, CA 91356
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    $3,795
    • 1-3 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 4018-4024 Gelber Place, Los Angeles, CA 90008
    $2,175
    • 1-2 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021
  • 14500 Sherman Circle, Van Nuys, CA 91405
    $2,135 - $3,048
    • 1-3 Beds
    Last updated 16 Jun 2021

Look for pet friendly apartments near me

Are you looking to move into a new apartment with your furry, best friend? Are you afraid of not finding a place that allows pets? You can now look for pet-friendly apartments near you, anywhere in the U.S., check if they accept dogs or cats, and find out what is the pet deposit and pet rent. Select your favorite apartments that fit your needs and well as your pet's needs, using fiters for size, amenities and so much more.

Search in your neighborhood, ZIP code, and beyond to find the ideal apartment near you or wherever you and your pets plan on moving to. Whether it's next to a dog park, a pet store, a veterinary, or a pet friendly mall or coffee shop, you can find exactly what you are looking for right on RENTCafé - let's find it now!

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a pet-friendly apartment in Los Angeles, CA?

The price range of a pet-friendly apartment is between $625 and $28,560. Search pet-friendly apartments in Los Angeles, CA.

How many pet-friendly rentals are available in Los Angeles, CA on RENTCafé?

There are 3650 pet-friendly rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in Los Angeles, CA were last updated on 16 Jun 2021.

What is the average size of a pet-friendly apartment in Los Angeles, CA?

The average Los Angeles, CA pet-friendly apartment size is 665 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a pet-friendly apartment in Los Angeles, CA?

Pet-friendly apartments are usually larger and located in a community that offers pet-focused amenities.

What are the downsides of renting a pet-friendly apartment in Los Angeles, CA?

Renting a pet-friendly apartment comes with a higher rent and a pet deposit. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RENTCafé apartments for rent in Los Angeles, CA.

Renter's Guide to Los Angeles

Los Angeles, known for its beautiful beaches, glamorous people, and miles of freeways, is the largest city in California and the second-largest in the U.S., after New York. It was first established by Spaniard Felipe De Neve in 1781. Since that time, L.A. has become a global center for commerce, art, fashion, sports, and entertainment. It is predominantly Hispanic/Latino and Caucasian, with strong Asian and African American communities within.

Los Angeles is just 120 miles north of San Diego, 270.8 miles from Las Vegas, and 61.3 miles west of San Bernardino, making day trips very possible. If you're thinking of a long weekend in beautiful Northern California, San Francisco is approximately 400 miles away. If you go via Interstate 5, it takes about 6-7 hours. But if you'd rather take the scenic route up the coast along CA Hwy 1, it will take 9-10 hours but the beautiful views and Big Sur will make it worth the while.

L.A. weather is usually wonderful with a dry summer and rainy but relatively mild winter. However, temperatures can soar above 90 degrees from June through October.

Los Angeles, CA Demographics

  • Total Population3,966,936
  • Female 1,964,984
    Male 2,001,952
  • Median Age35.6

Cost of Living in Los Angeles, CA

Surprisingly, there’s an efficient bus and subway system called LA Metro. It centers around Union Station in downtown Los Angeles and costs $1.75 each way. However, many people still drive, with an average commute of 29 minutes, about 5 minutes over the national norm.

How much would you pay for a meal in Los Angeles?

LA has lots of extreme dining options, but a meal for two people in a mid-range restaurant will cost $55 on average. However, many low-cost options in the $8-$14 per person range exist in almost all areas.

Average utility costs in Los Angeles

Utilities for the average 2-person 900 square-foot home or apartment run about $152. Because it doesn’t get too cold, most of your bill will be for air conditioning, if you’re lucky enough to have a unit.

Average Rent in Los Angeles, CA

  • Los Angeles, CA Average Rental Price, May 2021 $2,376 /mo

Los Angeles, CA Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $701-$1,0001%
  • $1,001-$1,50011%
  • $1,501-$2,00029%
  • > $2,00058%

Los Angeles, CA Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 May / 2021
Los Angeles, CA $2,331 $2,385 $2,455 $2,475 $2,516 $2,528 $2,499 $2,403 $2,359 $2,368 $2,376
National $1,314 $1,345 $1,354 $1,358 $1,390 $1,397 $1,400 $1,392 $1,396 $1,407 $1,428
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Living in Los Angeles

What are the pros of living in L.A., you wonder? Quite simply, it all boils down to this: location, location, location. You are likely only an hour’s drive to the ocean. You rarely have to worry about an event getting rained out. You may run into the cast of NCIS: Los Angeles at your favorite coffee shop!

But once you've got the stars out of your eyes, there are a few negatives to living in LA. Some of the worst traffic in the region, if not the entire US is in and around here. LA County has the largest homeless population in the U.S. It can be hard for newcomers to navigate the city or connect with people.

Things to do in Los Angeles

There's a reason why LA is the entertainment capital of the world. You have amusement parks, sporting events, concerts, parks, beaches, and mountains all within reach. If you're really adventurous (and would like a different view of the city) skydiving Los Angeles is offered by several different schools around the area.

There are also world-class sports teams including rooting for baseball champs the Los Angeles Dodgers, watching the Lakers or the Clippers shoot some hoops. If you're a soccer aficionado, the Los Angeles Galaxy is hot, and hockey team Los Angeles Kings are cool. Oh yes, we'll be getting back our L.A. Rams football team very soon...

Spending a day in L.A. with the kids? Hit the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, or the Los Angeles Zoo. Universal Studios or The Grove are also popular attractions for the family.

Couples can have fun in Los Angeles, too: See a movie at the Cinerama Dome, catch a comedy show at IO West, or hit the nightclubs on Hollywood Blvd. And there are plenty of free things to do in L.A., including the beach! Aside from parking fees, there are 30 miles of shorelines that are completely free and accessible to the public. The Hollywood Walk of Fame is free to see and accessible by subway, too.

The Los Angeles calendar is packed with a variety of annual events, including the Tournament of Roses Parade and Rose Bowl (January), the Los Angeles Marathon (March), and the LA Pride Festival in West Hollywood (June).

Parks in LA

In spite of all the freeways, there is a lot of greenery around Los Angeles. This includes majestic Griffith Park, which has views of both the Hollywood Sign and the L.A. skyline and for the kids, there’s Travel Town and a Carousel.

One of the best LA parks for babies is Holmby Park in Westwood, across from the Spelling mansion. A popular new green spot for families is Grand Park downtown L.A. under the shade of City Hall, which hosts events almost all year round.

Culture in Los Angeles

In the greater Los Angeles area, the city has one location for every 5,210 people. These include: the museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Los Angeles, one of the most prestigious in the world. For a broader overview of art, visit the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, which has the largest collection in the western U.S. And if you want to go lowbrow/high fun, check out the Hollywood Wax Museum.

Concerts in Los Angeles range from free shows on the Santa Monica Pier in the summer to top-ticket acts at the Staples Center. A thriving indie-rock scene exists around Echo Park, where The Echo is a favorite venue.

Shopping in Los Angeles

When it comes to shopping experiences, perhaps nothing beats the ultra luxury of Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills. For a more “down to earth” time, Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica offers casual shopping and dining. A popular “throwback” destination is the L.A. Original Farmer’s Market, which opened in 1934 and still retains its original charm.

Employment & Economy in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is largely known for its entertainment industry. While tourism, manufacturing and aerospace are also important, so is finance and international trade. Powerhouse companies headquartered here include Disney, DirectTV, and biotech company Amgen.

The highest paying jobs in Los Angeles are usually in the healthcare field, with Orthodontists topping the list. Needless to say, you can also possibly go from rags to riches overnight and become a movie star.

Los Angeles, CA Households

  • Total Number of Households1,383,869
  • Family 824,065
    Non-family 559,804
  • Children 405,443
    No Children 978,426
  • Average People Per Household2.8
  • Median Household Income$62,142
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,618

Education in Los Angeles

Los Angeles has many top-tier public and private schools at all levels, and its main school district LA Unified School District (LAUSD) is the second-largest in the nation. The city also has two universities that always top “best of” lists: University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and University of Southern California. (Perhaps not coincidentally, the schools are also rivals.) But let's not forget Cal State LA, located in East Los Angeles, which has a variety of notable degrees including teaching credentials and nursing programs.

Los Angeles, CA Education Statistics

  • No High School12%
  • Some High School29%
  • Some College21%
  • Associate Degree6%
  • Bachelor Degree21%
  • Graduate Degree10%

Tips for Renting in Los Angeles

What rights do tenants have in Los Angeles?

Los Angeles tenants do have the right to a livable habitat, free from peeling paint, rodents, and leaky roofs. They are protected by the Housing and Community Investment and Development Department; L.A. rent control covers more people than any other city in California, and buildings built before 1978 can only have rent increased 5% per year. Evicting a tenant can be a lengthy process, which can require the landlord filing a lawsuit. The California Ellis Act law allows landlords to evict rent controlled tenants if they are taking it off the rental market, which has causes a spike in evictions.

Other things renters need to know before moving to Los Angeles

Los Angeles is a very competitive place, and that includes housing. If you are applying for a rental apartment in Los Angeles, be sure to fill out the form completely. Always be on time for any appointment to see a new place, and look your best.

Renting a pet-friendly apartment in Los Angeles, CA

Whether you want to share your apartment with a service dog that’s the lifeblood of your existence, or just Mr. Hamster, the family superstar, you should know that not all Los Angeles, CA rental properties will welcome pets. It all comes down to the pet policy in place at the community of your choice. Some landlords always have their arguments against them: cats destroy furniture, a bird is always loud, your dog will eat the doormat—we’ve heard them all… And regardless if their assumptions have anything to do with the reality, there’s not much you can do to make them change their minds. This used to make finding pet-friendly units really challenging, but we have the solution! Browsing RENTCafé’s verified rental listings as a pet-parent has never been easier: use the Pet Policy filter and explore 1,195 properties in Los Angeles, CA, some of them offering pet-friendly housing for as low as $1,495. Out of the 4,228 units, you are guaranteed to find the one with the pet-friendly rooms that you and your four-legged bestie will soon call home. Note that you can filter for cat-friendly and dog-friendly apartments separately!

Look out for Los Angeles, CA pet friendly apartments without breed restrictions

Nobody seems to want little Beefy around their residents? We may not be able to give you advice on how to rent with a pit bull, but we happen to know that there are plenty of dog-friendly apartments in Los Angeles, CA that allow large breeds too. Scroll down to the Pet Policy section to find out if the property of your choice offers no-breed-restriction apartments. If you have uncertainties, feel free to contact the property manager through rentcafe.com or, call them directly from the RENTCafé Mobile App, and ask if they will accept your dog.

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