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Pet-Friendly Apartments for Rent in Dallas, TX - 4,500 Rentals available


Dallas’s average rent reached $1,250 in October.

Dallas’s average rent reached $1,250 in October, after a 0.6% increase since last year. A thriving economic and cultural center and a renter household-majority city (59%), Dallas is a popular location to call home, with apartment prices below the national average of $1,464. [View Full Report]

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Dallas’s average rent was $1,250 in October

Dallas’s average rent reached $1,250 in October, after a 0.6% increase since last year. A thriving economic and cultural center and a renter household-majority city (59%), Dallas is a popular location to call home, with apartment prices below the national average of $1,464.

Dallas’s rent compared to surrounding cities

The average rent for an apartment in Dallas rose at a slower pace than its surrounding suburbs, such as Arlington and Fort Worth, where the average rate reached $1,077 and $1,162, respectively, after a 3.4% and 2.7% yearly increase.

What it costs to rent in the largest renter hubs in the Dallas–Fort Worth area

The city with the largest renter share is Irving (63%), with an average rent of $1,182 after an annual decrease of 0.7%. Second is Dallas with 59%, followed by Lewisville with 58% renter households. In Lewisville, apartment rents increased by 0.4% since last year, reaching $1,201. Euless, with an average rent of $1,185, has the fourth largest share of renters (57%) and has experienced a rent increase of 3.1% since October 2019. In Denton, where 52% of homes are renter households, the average rent is $1,231, going up by 2.8% in the past year. Out of the cities analyzed, only these have a renter household majority.

The priciest and cheapest cities for renters in the Dallas–Fort Worth area

Flower Mound is the priciest city for renters in the Dallas–Fort Worth area, with apartments renting for $1,605 per month. Frisco’s $1,408 rate is the second most expensive, while apartments in Grapevine ($1,403) come in third.  

For renters in search of budget-friendly apartments, Mesquite rentals are the cheapest in the area, with an average price of $1,016, followed by Arlington rentals, going for $1,077 per month. Garland apartments are the third least pricey on the list, with a $1,120 monthly average as of October. 

Methodology

RENTCafe.com is a nationwide apartment search website that enables renters to easily find apartments and houses for rent throughout the United States. 

The data on average rents included in our reports comes directly from competitively-rented (market-rate) large-scale multifamily properties (50+ units in size), via telephone survey. The data is compiled and reported by our sister company Yardi Matrix, a business development and asset management tool for brokers, sponsors, banks and equity sources underwriting investments in the multifamily, office, industrial and self-storage sectors. Fully-affordable properties are not included in the survey and are not reported in rental rate averages. Local rent reports include only cities with a statistically-relevant stock of large-scale multifamily properties of 50+ units.

Look for pet friendly apartments near me

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Dallas, TX Demographics

  • Total Population1,318,806
  • Female 653,609
    Male 665,197
  • Median Age32.7

Average Rent in Dallas, TX

  • Dallas, TX Average Rental Price, February 2020 $1,250 /mo

Dallas, TX Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$7003%
  • $701-$1,00036%
  • $1,001-$1,50040%
  • $1,501-$2,00014%
  • > $2,0007%

Dallas, TX Rent Trends

Average Rent Nov / 2016 Mar / 2017 Jul / 2017 Nov / 2017 Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Feb / 2020
Dallas, TX $1,101 $1,110 $1,138 $1,156 $1,154 $1,183 $1,191 $1,204 $1,232 $1,242 $1,250
National $1,340 $1,337 $1,368 $1,371 $1,374 $1,408 $1,417 $1,422 $1,458 $1,466 $1,468
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Dallas, TX Households

  • Total Number of Households505,816
  • Family 289,624
    Non-family 216,192
  • Children 158,947
    No Children 346,869
  • Average People Per Household2.57
  • Median Household Income$50,100
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,029

Dallas, TX Education Statistics

  • No High School12%
  • Some High School34%
  • Some College20%
  • Associate Degree4%
  • Bachelor Degree20%
  • Graduate Degree11%

Renting a pet-friendly apartment in Dallas, TX

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 Dallas, TX 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 10 properties in Dallas, TX, some of them offering pet-friendly housing for as low as $915. Out of the 28 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 Dallas, TX 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 Dallas, TX 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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