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113 Houses for rent in Birmingham, AL

Last updated November 17 at 9:13pm UTC
5501 PARKSIDE DR
Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 17 at 5:07pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,550
340 Greystone Glen Cir
Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 16 at 11:44am UTC
5 Bedrooms
$2,750
606 North Lake Circle
Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 16 at 11:41am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,950
1813 Pinehurst Lane
Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 16 at 11:40am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,795
445 86th Pl S
South Eastlake
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 16 at 11:37am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$750
1408 River Walk Circle
Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 16 at 11:37am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,295
4717 Cheshire Circle
Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 16 at 11:36am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$900
1917 49th Street
Central Park
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 16 at 11:36am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$750
1143 VIOLET DR
Killbough Springs
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 16 at 9:37am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$975
573 61st St South
Oak Ridge Park
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 15 at 12:03pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$725
1737 Princeton Avenue S.W.
Oakwood Place
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 15 at 12:02pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$735
508 18th Ave NW
Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 15 at 12:02pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$800
2016 Willow Glenn Drive
Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 15 at 12:02pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
Ask
521 Portobello Rd
Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 15 at 12:02pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,895
1321 5 mile Road
Killbough Springs
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 15 at 12:02pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$895
1606 49th Street W
Central Park
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 15 at 12:02pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$585
724 Barclay Lane
South Roebuck
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 15 at 12:01pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$795
3216 Westbrook Dr
Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 15 at 12:01pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,300
741 Martinwood Road
Huffman
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 15 at 12:00pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,250
2005 BREWSTER RD
Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 17 at 9:13pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$995
605 17th Ave NW
Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 17 at 11:40am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,000
7930 7th Court South
South Eastlake
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 17 at 11:37am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$785
7930 7TH CT
South Eastlake
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 17 at 5:27am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$785
1133 Lay Dr.
Killbough Springs
Birmingham, AL
Updated November 15 at 12:01pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$850

November 2018 Birmingham Rent Report

Welcome to the November 2018 Birmingham Rent Report. Birmingham rents increased over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Birmingham rental market, including comparisons to similar cities nationwide.

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Birmingham

November 2018 Birmingham Rent Report

Welcome to the November 2018 Birmingham Rent Report. Birmingham rents increased over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Birmingham rental market, including comparisons to similar cities nationwide.

Birmingham rents increase sharply over the past month

Birmingham rents have increased 0.6% over the past month, and have increased moderately by 2.3% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Birmingham stand at $810 for a one-bedroom apartment and $940 for a two-bedroom. Birmingham's year-over-year rent growth leads the state and national averages, which both stand at 1.1%.

Birmingham rents more affordable than many large cities nationwide

As rents have increased moderately in Birmingham, a few large cities nationwide have seen rents grow more modestly, or in some cases, even decline. Birmingham is still more affordable than most large cities across the country.

  • Birmingham's median two-bedroom rent of $940 is below the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.1% over the past year compared to the 2.3% increase in Birmingham.
  • While Birmingham's rents rose moderately over the past year, the city of Seattle saw a decrease of 1.3%.
  • Renters will find more reasonable prices in Birmingham than most large cities. For example, San Francisco has a median 2BR rent of $3,100, which is more than three times the price in Birmingham.

For more information check out our national report. You can also access our full data for cities and counties across the U.S. at this link.

Methodology - Recent Updates:

Data from private listing sites, including our own, tends to skew toward luxury apartments, which introduces sample bias when estimates are calculated directly from these listings. To address these limitations, we’ve recently made major updates to our methodology, which we believe have greatly improved the accuracy and reliability of our estimates.

Read more about our new methodology below, or see a more detailed post here.

Methodology:

Apartment List is committed to making our rent estimates the best and most accurate available. To do this, we start with reliable median rent statistics from the Census Bureau, then extrapolate them forward to the current month using a growth rate calculated from our listing data. In doing so, we use a same-unit analysis similar to Case-Shiller’s approach, comparing only units that are available across both time periods to provide an accurate picture of rent growth in cities across the country.

Our approach corrects for the sample bias inherent in other private sources, producing results that are much closer to statistics published by the Census Bureau and HUD. Our methodology also allows us to construct a picture of rent growth over an extended period of time, with estimates that are updated each month.

Read more about our methodology here.

About Rent Reports:

Apartment List publishes monthly reports on rental trends for hundreds of cities across the U.S. We intend these reports to be a source of reliable information that help renters and policymakers make sound decisions, and we invest significant time and effort in gathering and analyzing rent data. Our work is covered regularly by journalists across the country.

We are continuously working to improve our methodology and data, with the goal of providing renters with the information that they need to make the best decisions.