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    Westdale Commons
    4121 Dale Rd, Modesto
    • 1 Bedroom
      $854
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      $984
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    The Villas at Villaggio
    2929 Floyd Ave, Modesto
    • 1 Bedroom
      $1,120
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    • 2 Bedrooms
      $1,320
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    • 3 Bedrooms
      $1,470
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    Stoneybrook Apartments
    3104 Sherwood Ave, Northgate
    • Studio
      $725
    • 1 Bedroom
      $795
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    • 2 Bedrooms
      $995
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    Stonebridge
    2800 Braden Ave, Modesto
    • 1 Bedroom
      $740
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    • 2 Bedrooms
      $865
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    • 3 Bedrooms
      $1,180
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    Pine Ridge Apartments
    1301 Richland Avenue, Modesto
    • 2 Bedrooms
      $740
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    Park Brighton Apartments
    1229 Brighton Ave, Modesto
    • Studio
      $605
    • 1 Bedroom
      $670
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    • 2 Bedrooms
      $780
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    The Marina
    2700 Marina Drive, Naraghi Lakes
    • 1 Bedroom
      $845
    • 2 Bedrooms
      $985
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    Capistrano Park Duplexes
    2714 San Ignacio Ave., Modesto
    • 1 Bedroom
      $667
    • 2 Bedrooms
      $799
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    • 3 Bedrooms
      $950
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    Live Oak
    1900 Oakdale Rd, Modesto
    • 1 Bedroom
      $814
    • 2 Bedrooms
      $949
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    Valley Oak Apartments
    2300 Oakdale Rd, Modesto
    • 1 Bedroom
      $814
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      $949
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    Whispering Woods
    2501 Prescott Rd #2, Modesto
    • 2 Bedrooms
      $750
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    Oakbrook Apartment Homes
    1860 Scenic Drive, Modesto
    • Studio
      $675
    • 1 Bedroom
      $799
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    • 2 Bedrooms
      $925
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    Crown Ridge Apartments
    3925 Scenic Dr, Modesto
    • 1 Bedroom
      $800
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    • 2 Bedrooms
      $910
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    • 3 Bedrooms
      $1,100
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    Dry Creek Village Apartments
    2521 Miller Ave, Modesto
    • 1 Bedroom
      $585
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    • 2 Bedrooms
      $660
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    Bridle Creek
    2112 Floyd Ave, Naraghi Lakes
    • 1 Bedroom
      $739
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    • 2 Bedrooms
      $827
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    Brooks Landing
    3055 Floyd Ave., Modesto
    • 1 Bedroom
      $965
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    • 2 Bedrooms
      $1,095
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    Park Lakewood
    1500 Lakewood Avenue, Modesto
    • 1 Bedroom
      $790
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    • 2 Bedrooms
      $955
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    Monterey Village
    2020 Cheyenne Way, Modesto
    • 1 Bedroom
      $795
    • 2 Bedrooms
      $875
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    Manchester Court
    2200 Standiford Ave, Modesto
    • 1 Bedroom
      $749
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    • 2 Bedrooms
      $945
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    Meadow Lakes
    1401 Lakewood Ave, Modesto
    • 1 Bedroom
      $760
    • 2 Bedrooms
      $850
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One of the best things about Modesto is that when compared to other California cities, rent here is cheap. Rents on one-bedroom apartments start in the low $500’s. In Modesto, landlords like to see that your income is 2.5 times your rent so do the math and keep those numbers in mind as you peruse listings.

What You’re Gunna Need

Like many other cities, landlords will expect to see employment & income verification in the form of pay stubs or bank statements. You may also need to provide a credit report, past rental references and up to two forms of identification.

The Modesto Market

It’s a slower one. What does this mean for you? There isn’t a whole lot of competition for apartments, and landlords don’t typically get multiple applicants for the same unit. That said, the best time to look for a new place is during the winter months when fewer people are on the hunt for rentals. Short term or month-to-month leases are common here, which is a nice change of pace from most other cities of Modesto’s size. Finally, because of the whole slow-market thing, the rental process doesn’t typically last more than two or three days, so if you’re in a hurry, good. You’ll be able to find an apartment and be moved in within a week.

Now, onto Modesto’s Choicest Hoods:

Central

Central Modesto includes the Sylvan/Coffee Neighborhood, Airport, and Downtown. Downtown is growing in development. There’s plenty of entertainment, shopping, and it’s home to The Gallo Center for the Arts and Theatre.

Northeast

Riverbank: Here you’ll find the Riverbank Community Theatre and the Rio Arts Center. This hood also plays host to the Riverbank Wine and Cheese Exhibition, which attracts many a wino and cheese-o.

Oakdale: Tons of fairs, festivals, and gatherings are available in Oakdale, the Cowboy Capital of the World. It’s also a great place for hiking, camping, water sports, snow sports, boating, fishing, and more due to its central location and proximity to both sand and snow. Oakdale is one of the better areas in Modesto.

Northwest

Ripon: This area in Northwest Modesto has a small town feel to it. Ripon also host series of events such as the Almond Blossom Festival, Taste of Rippon, Main Street Day and several others. This is also a great spot for outdoorsy people due to it’s proximity to Caswell State Park.

Salida: Here you’ll find Caswell Memorial State Park.

Eastside

Empire: Empire is a very agriculturally influenced area.

Waterford: This area leads to many great recreational areas such as Turlock Lake, Lake Don Pedro, Modesto Reservoir, Yosemite Park, and more. This agricultural community is known for their corn, almonds, peaches, walnuts, and apples.

Westside: A little more rural in character.

Southside: Within Southside you’ll find neighborhoods like Hughson, a very small agriculturally influenced community, Shackelford, and Ceres, which hosts several family events, fairs, car shows, and parades.

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