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23 1 Bedroom Apartments for rent in Murrieta, CA

Last updated October 17 at 12:13pm UTC
28771 calle de escarpado
Murrieta, CA
Updated October 15 at 2:46pm UTC
1 Bedroom
27740 Linnel Lane
Greer Ranch
Murrieta, CA
Updated October 13 at 9:00am UTC
1 Bedroom
30209 Powderhorn Ln
Murrieta, CA
Updated October 12 at 7:01pm UTC
1 Bedroom
26502 Arboretum Way
Murrieta, CA
Updated October 3 at 10:27am UTC
1 Bedroom
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36491 Yamas Dr
Wildomar, CA
Updated October 17 at 6:32am UTC
1 Bedroom
Tuscany Ridge
41955 Margarita Rd
Temecula, CA
Updated October 17 at 6:32am UTC
1 Bedroom
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36685 Glenoaks Road
Temecula, CA
Updated October 17 at 7:45am UTC
1 Bedroom
40430 Parado Del Sol Drive
Temecula, CA
Updated October 10 at 3:22am UTC
1 Bedroom
27237 Sun City Boulevard
Sun City
Menifee, CA
Updated October 8 at 10:58am UTC
1 Bedroom
31356 Taylor Ln
Temecula, CA
Updated September 22 at 2:36am UTC
1 Bedroom
26757 Kingwood Rd.
Murrieta, CA
Updated October 1 at 1:57pm UTC
1 Bedroom

October 2018 Murrieta Rent Report

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

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Rent Report

October 2018 Murrieta Rent Report

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

Murrieta rents held steady over the past month

Murrieta rents have increased 0.1% over the past month, but have been relatively flat at 0.4% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Murrieta stand at $1,400 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,750 for a two-bedroom. Murrieta's year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 1.1%, as well as the national average of 0.9%.

Rents rising across the Riverside Metro

While rents have remained steady in the city of Murrieta throughout the past year, cities across the metro have seen a different trend. Rents have risen in all of of the largest 10 cities in the Riverside metro for which we have data. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the metro.

  • Riverside proper has seen the fastest rent growth in the metro, with a year-over-year increase of 3.9%. The median two-bedroom there costs $1,330, while one-bedrooms go for $1,060.
  • Over the past month, Fontana has seen the biggest rent drop in the metro, with a decline of 0.6%. Median two-bedrooms there cost $1,300, while one-bedrooms go for $1,040.
  • Corona has the most expensive rents of the largest cities in the Riverside metro, with a two-bedroom median of $2,190; rents decreased 0.2% over the past month but were up 2.9% over the past year.
  • San Bernardino has the least expensive rents in the Riverside metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,050; rents fell 0.3% over the past month but rose 1.0% over the past year.

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Murrieta

Rent growth in Murrieta has been relatively stable over the past year - some other large cities have seen more substantial increases; in contrast, rents in a few cities have actually declined. Compared to most large cities across the country, Murrieta is less affordable for renters.

  • Other cities across the state have seen rents slightly increase, with California as a whole logging rent growth of 1.1% over the past year. For example, rents have grown by 2.7% in San Jose, 1.0% in Los Angeles, and 0.9% in San Diego.
  • Murrieta's median two-bedroom rent of $1,750 is above the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 0.9% over the past year compared to the stagnant growth in Murrieta.
  • While rents in Murrieta remained moderately stable this year, similar cities saw increases, including Phoenix (+2.6%), Jacksonville (+2.2%), and Charlotte (+1.3%); note that median 2BR rents in these cities go for $1,050, $1,070, and $1,120 respectively.
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in Murrieta than most large cities. For example, Phoenix has a median 2BR rent of $1,050, where Murrieta is more than one-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
Riverside $1,060 $1,330 0.2% 3.9%
San Bernardino $840 $1,050 -0.3% 1.0%
Fontana $1,040 $1,300 -0.6% 1.0%
Moreno Valley $1,370 $1,710 0.0% 2.0%
Rancho Cucamonga $1,390 $1,740 -0.2% 2.9%
Ontario $1,190 $1,490 0.0% 2.2%
Corona $1,750 $2,190 -0.2% 2.9%
Murrieta $1,400 $1,750 0.1% 0.4%
Indio $960 $1,200 -0.1% 0.1%
Chino Hills $1,570 $1,990 -0.0% 2.3%
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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.

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.