10 Apartments under 900 for rent in Fountain Hills, AZ

Last updated April 22 at 8:37am UTC
11874 N SAGUARO Boulevard
Fountain Hills
Fountain Hills, AZ
Updated April 11 at 4:04am UTC
1 Bedroom
Results within 10 miles of Fountain Hills, AZ
Paseo Village
Scottsdale, AZ
Updated April 22 at 8:37am UTC
1 Bedroom
1340 N Recker Rd
Alta Mesa
Mesa, AZ
Updated April 21 at 10:06am UTC
2 Bedrooms
5958 E Norland St
The Wells
Mesa, AZ
Updated April 20 at 1:20am UTC
2 Bedrooms
1730 E LEHI Road
Mesa, AZ
Updated April 19 at 7:50am UTC
2 Bedrooms
416 N Roca Cir
The Groves
Mesa, AZ
Updated April 18 at 1:51am UTC
2 Bedrooms
1440 E Knoll Cir
Mesa, AZ
Updated April 18 at 1:49am UTC
2 Bedrooms
424 W. Brown Rd. #240
Park Center Place
Mesa, AZ
Updated April 1 at 10:35am UTC
2 Bedrooms
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April 2018 Fountain Hills Rent Report

Welcome to the April 2018 Fountain Hills Rent Report. Fountain Hills rents declined over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Fountain Hills rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro, state, and nation.

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April 2018 Fountain Hills Rent Report

Welcome to the April 2018 Fountain Hills Rent Report. Fountain Hills rents declined over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Fountain Hills rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro, state, and nation.

Fountain Hills rents declined over the past month

Fountain Hills rents have declined 0.6% over the past month, but have increased marginally by 0.6% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Fountain Hills stand at $1,010 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,260 for a two-bedroom. This is the second straight month that the city has seen rent decreases after an increase in January. Fountain Hills' year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 3.0%, as well as the national average of 2.0%.

Rents rising across the Phoenix Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Fountain Hills, but across the entire metro. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in the Phoenix metro, all of them have seen prices rise. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the metro.

  • Mesa has seen the fastest rent growth in the metro, with a year-over-year increase of 5.1%. The median two-bedroom there costs $1,060, while one-bedrooms go for $850.
  • Phoenix proper has the least expensive rents in the Phoenix metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,030; rents were up 2.9% over the past year but remained flat month-over-month.

Fountain Hills rents more affordable than many large cities nationwide

As rents have increased marginally in Fountain Hills, a few large cities nationwide have also seen rents grow modestly. Fountain Hills is still more affordable than most large cities across the country.

  • Rents increased moderately in other cities across the state, with Arizona as a whole logging rent growth of 3.0% over the past year. For example, rents have grown by 2.8% in Tucson.
  • Fountain Hills' median two-bedroom rent of $1,260 is above the national average of $1,170. Nationwide, rents have grown by 2.0% over the past year compared to the 0.6% increase in Fountain Hills.
  • While Fountain Hills' rents rose marginally over the past year, many cities nationwide also saw increases, including Las Vegas (+4.9%), Los Angeles (+3.1%), and Albuquerque (+2.6%).
  • Renters will find more reasonable prices in Fountain Hills than most large cities. For example, San Francisco has a median 2BR rent of $3,060, which is nearly two-and-a-half times the price in Fountain Hills.

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.
City Median 1BR price Median 2BR price M/M price change Y/Y price change
Phoenix $830 $1,030 0.4% 2.9%
Mesa $850 $1,060 0.6% 5.1%
Chandler $1,060 $1,310 0.1% 3.7%
Glendale $890 $1,100 0.6% 3.6%
Scottsdale $1,030 $1,280 0.5% 2.8%
Gilbert $1,120 $1,390 -0.4% 3.6%
Tempe $910 $1,130 0.4% 3.4%
Peoria $1,100 $1,370 0.1% 5.0%
Surprise $1,080 $1,350 0.8% 1.1%
Avondale $970 $1,210 0.0% 1.6%
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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.


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.

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