137 Houses for rent in Irvine, CA

Last updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
42 Potomac
Northwood
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$3,000
80 Hazelton
Woodbury
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$6,500
23 Willowbrook
Woodbridge
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$3,700
56 Brindisi
Laguna Altura
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$3,800
162 Kingswood
Northwood Point
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$6,500
102 Mustard
Orange County Great Park
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
5 Bedrooms
$7,000
28 Bahia
Westpark
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$3,500
62 Meander
Northwood Point
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$3,900
101 Twin Gables
Woodbury
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$3,950
110 tartan
Northwood Point
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$3,950
234 Oceano
Orchard Hills
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$5,900
56 Asbury
Lower Peters Canyon
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$3,700
124 Pewter
Northwood Point
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$4,450
21 Highfield
Oak Creek
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$4,300
14 Pleasonton
Northwood
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,900
139 Stellar
Orange County Great Park
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$3,550
51 Fillmore
Northwood
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$3,900
20 Silveroak
Northwood Point
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
5 Bedrooms
$4,200
31 Wakefield
Northwood
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$3,400
14 Montage
Westpark
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$3,600
121 Pacer
Orange County Great Park
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$4,400
19 Bennington
Northwood
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
5 Bedrooms
$5,600
124 Bumblebee
Portola Springs
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$4,200
34 Hedgerow
Turtle Ridge
Irvine, CA
Updated July 16 at 2:47pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$6,500

July 2018 Irvine Rent Report

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

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July 2018 Irvine Rent Report

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

Irvine rents increased significantly over the past month

Irvine rents have increased 0.5% over the past month, and have increased moderately by 2.9% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Irvine stand at $2,090 for a one-bedroom apartment and $2,690 for a two-bedroom. Irvine's year-over-year rent growth leads the state average of 2.1%, as well as the national average of 1.4%.

Rents rising across the Los Angeles Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Irvine, but across the entire metro. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in the Los Angeles metro, 9 of them have seen prices rise. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the metro.

  • Lancaster has seen the fastest rent growth in the metro, with a year-over-year increase of 4.9%. The median two-bedroom there costs $1,760, while one-bedrooms go for $1,370.
  • Over the past year, Huntington Beach is the only city in the metro that has seen rents fall, with a decline of 1.0%. Median two-bedrooms there cost $2,340, while one-bedrooms go for $1,820.
  • Irvine has the most expensive rents of the largest cities in the Los Angeles metro, with a two-bedroom median of $2,690; rents grew 0.5% over the past month and 2.9% over the past year.
  • Los Angeles proper has the least expensive rents in the Los Angeles metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,750; rents were up 0.2% over the past month and 1.6% over the past year.

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Irvine

As rents have increased moderately in Irvine, large cities nationwide have seen rents grow more modestly, or in some cases, even decline. Compared to most large cities across the country, Irvine 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 1.7% in San Jose, 1.0% in San Francisco, and 1.0% in San Diego.
  • Irvine's median two-bedroom rent of $2,690 is above the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.4% over the past year compared to the 2.9% increase in Irvine.
  • While Irvine's rents rose moderately over the past year, some cities nationwide saw decreases, including Seattle (-2.0%) and DC (-0.1%).
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in Irvine than most large cities. For example, Houston has a median 2BR rent of $1,030, where Irvine 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
Los Angeles $1,360 $1,750 0.2% 1.6%
Long Beach $1,370 $1,770 -0.0% 2.1%
Anaheim $1,620 $2,080 -0.3% 1.7%
Santa Ana $1,440 $1,840 -0.4% 0.8%
Irvine $2,090 $2,690 0.5% 2.9%
Glendale $1,410 $1,810 0.9% 2.8%
Huntington Beach $1,820 $2,340 -0.7% -1.0%
Santa Clarita $2,000 $2,570 0.2% 4.1%
Lancaster $1,370 $1,760 0.3% 4.9%
Palmdale $1,570 $2,020 0.5% 2.4%
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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.