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78 apartments for rent near Glendale, CA

Last updated December 2 at 8:40PM
Onyx
301 N Central Ave
Updated December 2 at 8:20PM
Studio
$2,275
1 Bed
$2,315
2 Bed
$2,700
Altana
540 N Central Ave
Updated November 28 at 7:12PM
Studio
$2,200
1 Bed
$2,335
2 Bed
$3,405
AMLI Lex on Orange
321 N Orange St
Updated December 2 at 8:17PM
Studio
$1,911
1 Bed
$2,061
2 Bed
$2,966
Camden Glendale
3900 San Fernando Rd
Updated December 2 at 8:40PM
Studio
$2,119
1 Bed
$2,129
2 Bed
$2,599
Modera Glendale
600 N Central Ave
Updated December 2 at 8:21PM
Studio
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1 Bed
$2,210
2 Bed
$2,845
Avalon Glendale
1137 N Central Ave
Updated December 2 at 8:40PM
1 Bed
$2,190
2 Bed
$2,665
3 Bed
$3,210
Prado
201 W Fairview Ave
Updated December 2 at 7:08PM
1 Bed
$1,825
2 Bed
$2,400
3 Bed
$2,780
Eleve
200 E Broadway
Updated December 2 at 7:08PM
Studio
$1,760
2 Bed
$2,565
1001 Melrose
1001 Melrose Ave
Updated November 30 at 10:21AM
Studio
$1,500
1 Bed
$1,700
2 Bed
$2,100
Legacy at Westglen
1151 Sonora Ave
Updated November 30 at 10:21AM
2 Bed
$2,195
3 Bed
$2,600
1119 N Louise St
Rossmoyne
Updated December 2 at 5:34PM
2 Bed
$2,000
3716 El Caminito
Crescenta Highlands
Updated November 16 at 1:06PM
3 Bed
$2,750
3314 Encinal Ave
Crescenta Highlands
Updated October 24 at 1:53PM
1 Bed
$1,750
435 E Randolph St
Sparr Heights
Updated November 29 at 1:29AM
4 Bed
$4,500
1333 Valley View Road
Verdugo Viejo
Updated November 19 at 2:16PM
2 Bed
$2,500
918 E California Ave
Citrus Grove
Updated December 2 at 5:17PM
1 Bed
$1,650
230 S Jackson St
City Center
Updated December 1 at 6:09PM
2 Bed
$2,600
3107 Chadney Drive
Emerald Isle
Updated November 1 at 2:34PM
4 Bed
$4,700
405 Caruso Avenue
City Center
Updated October 31 at 4:34AM
2 Bed
$3,900
1422 Rock Glen #110
Somerset
Updated December 2 at 11:17AM
1 Bed
$1,475
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City Guide
Glendale
Dude, Where’s My Car?

Chances are, if you’re trying to navigate the congested streets of Los Angeles city, it’s stuck in gridlock, inching along at a pace that makes a slug look like a Lamborghini. Not so in Glendale, where residents average a meager 23-minute trek to work each morning. Local bus lines connect Glendale to the rest of the L.A. area, and the newly-constructed Highway 2 provides a direct link to the city.

Still, especially on the frequently crowded streets of south Glendale, the occasional traffic jam is inevitable. Most neighborhoods have plenty of sidewalks, but the majority of Glendale’s residents (nearly 90 percent) still prefer good ole’ gas guzzlers to get around. Downtown and South Glendale renters especially should give themselves extra time for their morning commute.

You Pay For What You Get … And Pay You Shall!

The average rental unit costs between $1200 and $1300 monthly, and premium 1 BR and 2 BR units approach the $2500 range. Thankfully, the amenities tend to be terrific. Many units include washers and dryers and feature granite counter tops, hardwood floors, modern kitchens, and ample living space (you can expect to get 1100-plus square feet out of most units). Even studio apartments in Glendale (which can be found in the $700 range sometimes) are more spacious than a typical studio pad. In Glendale, you really do get what you pay for, and a nice, spacious, amenity-laden pad is just what you’ll get for your hard-earned cash.

Renting Tips

Glendale is predominantly a city of renters, with leaseholders accounting for more than 60 percent of occupants. Unfortunately, that doesn’t mean apartments are always available, and renters may sometimes find themselves on waiting lists for 6 months or longer. The good news is that many complexes are similar in layout and offer comparable amenities, so if you fall in love with an apartment that doesn’t have vacancies, don’t fret: You should be able to find something similar pretty easily.

Also, remember that in California, people like to change things up on you (why, you ask? well, why the hell not?), so be aware that apartment prices are likely to fluctuate based on availability and demand. Just because you scouted out a great deal one month doesn’t mean it will be there later on down the road.

Many properties offer short-term, month-to-month leases, but they are considerably pricier ($500 or more) than 12-month deals. Also, be prepared to buck up for a hefty deposit at most locations before moving in. As long as you don’t treat your apartment like a rock star’s hotel room, you should get your money back at the end, although sometimes deposits are non-refundable. Inquire about deposit amounts at individual properties, and also ask about parking, which can be a hassle at apartments that don’t have an on-site lot for tenants.

Finally, you might want to look into the multi-level townhouses and single-family detached homes and cottages that are frequently available to rent in places like Montrose and North Glendale (where apartment options are slimmer).

The Lay of the Land

Generally speaking, the southern neighborhoods like City Center and Adams Square are the most renter-friendly areas of Glendale. Renters can often find move-in specials. Renters typically spend in the $1200 range, but lucky leasers can land quality lodgings for under a grand. South Glendale is also where you will find most of the city’s nightlife.

Houses are often available to rent in North Glendale, but the price is steep. Don’t expect to come across many properties with less than a $1500 price tag on them.

If you’ve got the right sized bankroll, value a more secluded atmosphere, and want to experience some of the most stunning mountain views in all of California, Montrose is the area for you. Situated at Glendale’s northernmost point, just beyond the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains, Montrose is (for good reasons) one of the city’s costliest regions (average cost to rent is around $1800). Prospective renters should keep their eyes open for special move-in deals that pop up frequently at the handful of Montrose apartments.

Plenty of other neighborhoods have their pros and cons as well (i.e. Rossmoyne is a great neighborhood for walkers but the speed bumps frustrate commuters; Verdugo Woodlands claims some of the city’s finest architecture but you’ll have to drive to get anywhere). Picking the right ‘hood depends on your tastes, your budget, and your transportation situation, but we’re sure somewhere in Glendale lies the perfect pad for you.

Hope this helps, and happy hunting!

Glendale Renter Confidence Survey
National study of renter confidence in the economy, homeownership, and cities
Here's how Glendale ranks on:
A+ Overall satisfaction
A Safety and crime rate
B- Jobs and career opportunities
C Recreational activities
C+ Affordability
C+ Quality of schools
A+ Weather
C+ Commute time
C- State and local taxes
B- Public transit
B- Pet-friendliness
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Overview of Findings

Apartment List has released results for Glendale from the second annual Apartment List Renter Satisfaction Survey. The survey, which drew on responses from over 30,000 renters, provides insight into what states and cities must do to meet the needs of the 105 million American renters nationwide.

“Overall, Glendale renters were very satisfied with their city,” says Andrew Woo, Director of Data Science at Apartment List. “They gave a mix of above- and below-average scores.”

Key findings in Glendale include the following:

  • Glendale renters give their city an A+ overall for satisfaction.
  • The highest-rated category for Glendale was the weather, which received an A+ score.
  • Renters also reported being very satisfied with safety and low crime rates (A).
  • Categories like local job and career opportunities, pet friendliness, and access to public transit received near-average scores (B-).
  • Glendale renters seem to be the most dissatisfied with commute times (C+), the quality of local schools (C+), and affordability (C+).
  • Overall, Glendale renters are highly satisfied, as are renters in nearby places like Pasadena (A+) and Burbank (A+) .
  • The top rated cities nationwide for renter satisfaction included Arlington, VA; Lincoln, NE; Pasadena, CA; Boston, MA; and Madison, WI. The lowest rated cities included Newark, NJ; Bronx, NY; Bridgeport, CT; Baltimore, MD; and Salinas, CA.