61 Apartments under 2000 for rent in Hayward, CA

Last updated May 23 at 4:56am UTC
1201 B St Apt 23
Upper B Street
Hayward, CA
Updated May 22 at 8:42pm UTC
Studio
$1,650
1158 Tiegen Dr.
Mission-Foothill
Hayward, CA
Updated May 22 at 12:28pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,650
1160 Tiegen Dr.
Mission-Foothill
Hayward, CA
Updated May 22 at 12:28pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,895
1201 B St Apt 22
Upper B Street
Hayward, CA
Updated May 16 at 11:54am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,795
1506 Thiel Road
Tennyson-Alquire
Hayward, CA
Updated May 12 at 10:14am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,800
Results within 1 miles of Hayward, CA
21411 Gary Drive, #8
Castro Valley
Castro Valley, CA
Updated May 17 at 10:13am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,895
Results within 5 miles of Hayward, CA
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May 2018 Hayward Rent Report

Welcome to the May 2018 Hayward Rent Report. Hayward rents remained steady over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Hayward rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro, state, and nation.

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May 2018 Hayward Rent Report

Welcome to the May 2018 Hayward Rent Report. Hayward rents remained steady over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Hayward rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro, state, and nation.

Hayward rents held steady over the past month

Hayward rents have remained flat over the past month, however, they are up slightly by 1.0% year-over-year. Currently, median rents in Hayward stand at $2,240 for a one-bedroom apartment and $2,820 for a two-bedroom. Hayward's year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 2.1%, as well as the national average of 1.5%.

Rents rising across the San Francisco Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Hayward, but across the entire metro. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in the San Francisco metro, 8 of them have seen prices rise. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the metro.

  • Berkeley has the least expensive rents in the San Francisco metro, with a two-bedroom median of $2,580; the city has also seen rents fall by 3.4% over the past year, the biggest drop in the metro.
  • Berkeley has the least expensive rents in the San Francisco metro, with a two-bedroom median of $2,580; additionally, the city has seen rent growth of 1.5% over the past month, the fastest in the metro.
  • San Mateo has the most expensive rents of the largest cities in the San Francisco metro, with a two-bedroom median of $4,340; rents remained steady over the past month.

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Hayward

As rents have increased marginally in Hayward, large cities nationwide have seen rents grow more quickly. Compared to most large cities across the country, Hayward is less affordable for renters.

  • Rents increased moderately in other cities across the state, with California as a whole logging rent growth of 2.1% over the past year. For example, rents have grown by 2.4% in San Jose, 2.1% in Los Angeles, and 1.9% in San Diego.
  • Hayward's median two-bedroom rent of $2,820 is above the national average of $1,170. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.5% over the past year compared to the 1.0% rise in Hayward.
  • While Hayward's rents rose marginally over the past year, some cities nationwide saw increases as well, including Phoenix (+2.3%) and Dallas (+1.3%).
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in Hayward than most large cities. For example, Phoenix has a median 2BR rent of $1,030, where Hayward is more than two-and-a-half times that price.

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
San Francisco $2,440 $3,060 -0.0% 1.3%
Fremont $2,920 $3,670 1.4% 5.0%
Hayward $2,240 $2,820 0.4% 1.0%
Concord $2,440 $3,060 0.6% 1.9%
Berkeley $2,050 $2,580 1.5% -3.4%
Richmond $2,110 $2,650 0.3% 3.9%
Antioch $2,860 $3,600 -0.1% 4.3%
Daly City $2,430 $3,050 0.2% 2.5%
San Mateo $3,460 $4,340 0.3% 0.4%
San Leandro $2,170 $2,720 0.3% -0.8%
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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.

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:

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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.