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Last updated March 8 2021 at 12:31 PM

1,065 Cheap Apartments for rent in San Bruno, CA

Finding cheap apartments in San Bruno takes some ingenuity and effort, as well as quick action. Before you head out on your search, bring along pay stubs, bank statements, lett... Read Guide >
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13 Units Available
Acappella
1001 National Ave
San Bruno, CA | Crestmoor
1 Bedroom
$2,564
827 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,158
1108 sqft
Last updated March 8 at 12:05 PM
Located in The Crossing, this development is convenient and pet-friendly. Amenities include trash compactors, on-site storage units, accent walls, window coverings, linen closets, dens and vinyl flooring.
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9 Units Available
Pacific Bay Vistas
2 Pacific Bay Cir
San Bruno, CA | Crestmoor
1 Bedroom
$2,135
572 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,814
890 sqft
Last updated March 7 at 03:07 PM
Stunning community near I-280. Views of the San Francisco Bay. On-site pool, gym, garages and a dog park. Units offer hardwood floors, updated appliances and granite countertops. Open floor plans available.
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6 Units Available
Aperture
400 San Mateo Ave
San Bruno, CA | San Bruno Park
Studio
$2,461
500 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,611
695 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,607
1069 sqft
Last updated March 6 at 04:50 PM
Aperture, a sensational new apartment community in San Bruno on the San Francisco Peninsula, offers contemporary urban 1-, 1-, 2-, and 3-bedroom homes for rent. Discover curated finishes and fixtures that reflect a fine-tuned vision for style as well as comfort. Partake in amenities including a state-of-the-art fitness studio, a clubroom, courtyard decks, outdoor BBQ and gathering areas, bike storage, and EV charging.
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31 Units Available
Avalon San Bruno
1099 Admiral Ct
San Bruno, CA | The Crossings
1 Bedroom
$2,086
731 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,013
1131 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$3,560
1521 sqft
Last updated March 7 at 01:05 PM
Luxury units feature laundry, stainless steel appliances and walk-in closets. Community includes BBQ grill, pool, trash valet and more. Walking distance to BART and Caltrain stations.
1 Unit Available
2246 Shelter Creek Lane
2246 Shelter Creek Lane
San Bruno, CA | Crestmoor
Studio
$1,800
Last updated March 7 at 11:03 PM
1 Unit Available
5332 Shelter Creek Lane
5332 Shelter Creek Lane
San Bruno, CA | Crestmoor
Studio
$1,850
Last updated March 7 at 11:03 PM
1 Unit Available
402 Boardwalk Avenue
402 Boardwalk Drive
San Bruno, CA | The Crossings
Studio
$1,850
450 sqft
Last updated March 5 at 10:38 AM
Lovely large studio in a peaceful location in Peninsula Place. The unit has a good sized kitchen with plenty of countertop and storage space, walk-in closet, towel warmer and double medicine cabinet with mirror lights in bathroom, 1-way tinted windows and shutters for privacy, heater in unit and bathroom. The unit is a 7 min drive to SFO, walking distance to Youtube offices, Walmart.com e-commence offices, Tanforan Mall (Target), BART & Caltrain (parking garage available), post office, and Bayhill Shopping Center (Mollie Stones, Starbucks, Fitness 19, Big Mouth Burgers, and several more restaurants). Condo complex amenities include: - 4 Pools (1 heated pool), hot tub, sauna, tennis courts, gym, and clubhouse - Clubhouse also has a lending library, free Zumba classes - 24-Hour security on site - Samtrans bus stop in front of complex - Peninsula Place has three broadband Internet providers to choose from, including fiber optic Internet to the condo 1 assigned carport parking spot. Water and garbage included Application: https://www.hemlane.com/listings/402-boardwalk-ave-san-bruno-ca-94066-usa-unit-9/0ad52959-8da4-4f3e-95cf-319bb7f35cd5 No Pets Allowed (RLNE6435260)
1 Unit Available
1126 Cherry Ave 89
1126 Cherry Avenue
San Bruno, CA | The Crossings
1 Bedroom
$1,995
595 sqft
Last updated March 5 at 10:38 AM
Cozy 1 Bedroom near Youtube/Google - Property Id: 30751 Beautiful one bedroom apartment located in a friendly, family environment. Top floor unit with private balcony. Unit is located in a prime area within Peninsula Place, with easy access to both street and guest parking, laundry, gym and clubhouse. Peninsula Place offers four swimming pools, gym, clubhouse and tennis courts, all available for use. On site laundry rooms, with washer and dryers. One assigned covered parking space with a guest parking lot near by. 24 hour onsite security. Walking vicinity to Youtube/Google, Tanforan Mall, BayHill Plaza. Easy access to 101, 280 and 380. One mile from San Bruno BART and CalTrain. -One bed/one bath -Top floor unit with private balcony -One assigned parking space -Full sized stainless steel electric stove and refrigerator -Dishwasher -Wired for fiber internet -Large walk in closet -Large shower with sliding glass doors -Tile and laminate flooring -Double pane windows -Baseboard heating -Water and garbage included -Renters insurance required Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/1126-cherry-ave-san-bruno-ca-unit-89/30751 Property Id 30751 No Pets Allowed (RLNE6339077)
1 Unit Available
6110 Shelter Creek Lane
6110 Shelter Creek Ln
San Bruno, CA | Crestmoor
Studio
$2,080
490 sqft
Last updated April 4 at 11:14 AM
EPIC REA-AZARI PM Great Studio Condo at Shelter Creek with Patio and Parking - ____________________________________________________________________________________ * For rent www.EpicREA.com * For Information or to Schedule Showings for this property:Marketing @ AzariPM.com ____________________________________________________________________________________ ********AVAILABLE NOW********* * Description: Great studio condo at Shelter Creek with patio to barbeque and enjoy the wooded landscape. Enjoy all the amenities of the development and easy access to freeways 280 and 101. * Property Highlights: - Great studio floor plan - Sliding glass door to private patio with barbeque - Remodeled kitchen with refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, disposal - Walk-in closet plus double closet - Hardwood floors - 1 Bathroom with shower over tub - 1 car covered and designated parking space Development amenities: - Laundry facilities - Swimming Pools - Jacuzzi - Tennis Courts - Walking Trails - Clubhouse - Billiards Room - Fitness Room with locker room, showers, sauna * Other Details: - Type of rental: Studio - Pets: NO - Smoking: NO - Rent: $ 2,080 /mo. - Security Deposit: $ 2,080 - Application fee: $45 - Utilities included: Water + Garbage + Gardener - There may or may not be Move-in/Move-out fees/deposit and restrictions as required by this community HOA. Such fees are the sole responsibility of the tenant. It is up to the future tenant to check with the HOA for details about any applicable fees/deposits and restrictions that may apply. For more information contact: Eugenia "Genie" Mantzoros COO / Realtor / Sr. Leasing Agent CalDRE #00805386 Text/Call (415) 710-4284 Genie @ EpicREA.com To Schedule Showings for this property email our scheduler: Marketing @ AzariPM.com ______________________________________________________________________________________ Please note that though the information about the listed property contained herein is deemed to be from reliable sources, prospective tenants should always do their own physical inspection of the property prior to entering any agreements for lease or rent. We are your one-stop shop for all of your real estate and housing needs! For properties that we manage: We offer all residents the ability to pay rent online 24/7 thus eliminating the need to mail in or drop off payments! Tenants can also view account information and create and track maintenance requests online from the comfort of your home or on the go with your mobile device! Also, our Landlords can access their owner's statements online at any time. No Pets Allowed (RLNE2717162)
1 Unit Available
141 Piccadilly Place, Apt.B
141 Piccadilly Place
San Bruno, CA | The Crossings
1 Bedroom
$2,400
540 sqft
Last updated May 14 at 09:36 AM
Very Beautiful 1 Bedroom in the Peninsula ! 141 Picadilly Place #B - Fabulous condo with charming move-in conditions! Pool, tennis, club facilities close by, walk to shops and hwy 280/380/101! Call Today!! AVAILABILITY - January 5th, 2020 PROPERTY FEATURES - 1 Bedroom - 1 Bathroom - Pets OK, small dog/cat 10lbs | Subject to pet deposit | Submit information on application - Coin-op Laundry - Dishwasher - Pool - Patio - Deck CONVENIENTLY LOCATED - Near Shopping Centers and Malls - Easy access to hwy 280, 380 and 101. LEASE TERMS - Rent $ 2400 - Deposit $2600 - 1 Year Minimum - Credit / Background Check Required - Water / Garbage / Gardener APPLICATION FEE: - $40 in Person / Mail - 1107 South B Street in San Mateo - $45 Online at www.heritagerealtysanmateo.com - Fees apply to a married couple or per adult - Each adult must fill out an application INTERESTED? - Please call Heritage Realty at (650) 349-9300 VISIT OUR WEBSITE - For a complete list of our available properties or to apply online, visit www.heritagerealtysanmateo.com DRE#00365928 (RLNE5400558)
Results within 1 mile of San Bruno
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7 Units Available
The Bluffs at Pacifica Apartments
380 Esplanade Ave
Pacifica, CA | East Fairway Park-Vallemar-Rockaway
Studio
$2,396
545 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,828
663 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,189
1119 sqft
Last updated March 7 at 03:07 PM
Just 10 minutes from downtown San Francisco and SFO Airport, this apartment community features a fitness area with yoga room, covered parking and coffee lounge. Apartments have designer finishes and private balconies.
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12 Units Available
Pacifica Park Apartments
670 Hickey Blvd
Pacifica, CA | East Fairway Park-Vallemar-Rockaway
1 Bedroom
$2,254
756 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,888
955 sqft
Last updated March 7 at 03:07 PM
Smoke-free apartment community near BART with one- and two-bedroom floor plans. Units feature stainless steel appliances, granite counters and dishwasher. Community is smoke-free and amenities include on-site laundry, coffee bar and car port. Pets welcome.
1 Unit Available
211 Richmond Drive211AMillbrae, CA 94030
211 Richmond Drive
Millbrae, CA | Millbrae
1 Bedroom
$2,600
735 sqft
Last updated March 8 at 10:21 AM
Multi-Family Apartments Multi-Family - 136 units Located in Millbrae, California you'll find comfort and convenience in this affordable luxury apartment community. Waterstone Millbrae have many features that make it not only a great place to live but a place you will be excited to call home. Our spacious one and two bedroom apartment homes feature unique floor plans, fully equipped kitchens, large closets and great views. Residents enjoy many community benefits such as a resort-style swimming pool, spa, and fitness center. Easy access to I-280 puts you in a highly desirable location and residents enjoy numerous shopping and dining venues nearby. Lease today!
1 Unit Available
219 Richmond Drive219DMillbrae, CA 94030
219 Richmond Drive
Millbrae, CA | Millbrae
1 Bedroom
$2,600
735 sqft
Last updated March 8 at 10:21 AM
Multi-Family Apartments Multi-Family - 136 units Located in Millbrae, California you'll find comfort and convenience in this affordable luxury apartment community. Waterstone Millbrae have many features that make it not only a great place to live but a place you will be excited to call home. Our spacious one and two bedroom apartment homes feature unique floor plans, fully equipped kitchens, large closets and great views. Residents enjoy many community benefits such as a resort-style swimming pool, spa, and fitness center. Easy access to I-280 puts you in a highly desirable location and residents enjoy numerous shopping and dining venues nearby. Lease today!
1 Unit Available
217 Richmond Drive217DMillbrae, CA 94030
217 Richmond Drive
Millbrae, CA | Millbrae
1 Bedroom
$2,600
735 sqft
Last updated March 8 at 10:21 AM
Multi-Family Apartments Multi-Family - 136 units Located in Millbrae, California you'll find comfort and convenience in this affordable luxury apartment community. Waterstone Millbrae have many features that make it not only a great place to live but a place you will be excited to call home. Our spacious one and two bedroom apartment homes feature unique floor plans, fully equipped kitchens, large closets and great views. Residents enjoy many community benefits such as a resort-style swimming pool, spa, and fitness center. Easy access to I-280 puts you in a highly desirable location and residents enjoy numerous shopping and dining venues nearby. Lease today!
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7 Units Available
Oceanaire Apartment Homes
100 Esplanade Ave
Pacifica, CA | West Edgemar-Pacific Manor
Studio
$2,535
401 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,770
580 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,445
866 sqft
Last updated March 8 at 12:31 PM
Excellent apartments near the beaches. Spacious units feature granite countertops, slate entryway and in-suite laundry. Grounds amenities include fitness center, heated spa, covered parking and ocean-view decks.
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1 Unit Available
Seapointe
77 Paloma Avenue
Pacifica, CA | West Sharp Park
1 Bedroom
$2,132
560 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Last updated March 8 at 12:30 PM
Located in Pacifica, a beautiful Bay Area beach community, SeaPointe provides you with all the modern day conveniences you need set among the natural backdrop you desire. Our spacious one and two bedroom floor plans provide beautifully appointed kitchens and baths, large walk-in closets, and private patios and balconies with breathtaking ocean views. Breathe in the crisp ocean air, relax during a long walk on the beach, or gaze at the orange light gleaming from the setting sun all waiting for you, here at SeaPointe Apartments. Call today to learn about our Specials and schedule your private tour!
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4 Units Available
Park Royal
651 N El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA | North Central
1 Bedroom
$2,588
624 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Last updated March 8 at 12:30 PM
Located in a desirable mid-Peninsula location, Park Royal is close to everything that makes the Bay Area such a great place to live. We are convenient to both downtown San Mateo and Burlingame where you will find great dining at local favorites such as Flights, Pizzeria Delfina, Plant Caf, Sushi Sams and Stacks. Spend a day shopping along Burlingame Avenue, or head indoors at Hillsdale Shopping Center. Stock up on seasonal local produce at the San Mateo Farmers Market, Burlingames Fresh Market, or stop by Mollie Stones. We are close to Samtrans bus service and Caltrain and quickly accessible to Highway 92, 101 and 280. Our spacious, newly renovated one and two bedroom apartments have kitchens and baths with modern finishes, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, designer cabinetry and lighting as well as generous walk-in closets, in-home washers and dryers and complimentary Wi-Fi service inside your home. Enjoy abundant community amenities; including a 24-hour fitness center, relaxing spa, barbeque and lounge area. We offer bike storage as well as assigned and covered parking and are a pet-friendly community.
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2 Units Available
La Solana
1124 El Camino Real
Burlingame, CA | Burlingame Terrace
1 Bedroom
$1,950
627 sqft
Last updated March 8 at 12:24 PM
Take a virtual tour of our community! Send us a message to book your tour. This charming Mediterranean-style apartment community in the heart of Burlingame lets you choose from light-filled studios and one-bedroom plans featuring ample storage, stylish built-ins and beautifully tiled bathrooms. On-site amenities include laundry facilities, a bike storage area and convenient parking. La Solana is located directly between the two main avenues of Burlingame - Broadway Avenue and stylish Burlingame Avenue. This ideal location provides you with a wide variety of fine restaurants, eclectic shopping, and superb entertainment options. La Solana Apartments where style, sophistication, and elegance welcome you home.
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33 Units Available
Serramonte Ridge
862 Campus Dr
Daly City, CA | Serramonte
Studio
$1,799
570 sqft
1 Bedroom
$1,840
643 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,525
884 sqft
Last updated March 8 at 12:18 PM
Relaxing community with studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments. Recently renovated with steel appliances, new cabinets and fixtures. Community features a heated pool, two hot tubs and a fitness center.
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8 Units Available
Seacliff Apartments
300 Palmetto Ave
Pacifica, CA | West Edgemar-Pacific Manor
1 Bedroom
$2,267
650 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,065
850 sqft
Last updated March 8 at 12:15 PM
A Beachside Escape. This coastal community offers 1 and 2 bedroom apartments with modern touches in every room. Our open plan apartments are perfect for entertaining with a separate dining area with ceiling fan. Enjoy cooking in kitchens updated with granite counters, designer cabinets and stainless steel appliances. Private patios and balconies featured in select homes are perfect for relaxing at the end of the day. Take advantage of our amazing beachside location and lounge poolside on our large sundeck or cool off with a dip in the sparkling swimming pool. Stay in shape with a workout in our cardio and strength center, take a walk around our landscaped courtyards, or head down to the beach just steps from your home. Located in the coastal community of Pacifica, your home at Seacliff offers a front row seat to some of the best sunsets youll ever see. And living beachside means youre close to everything that makes this part of the world magical picnic on Pacifica State Beach or fish at the Municipal Pier. Mori Point and Milagra Ridge offer hiking and biking close to the bluffs of the ocean. Enjoy funky dining at The Surf Spot, head to Nicks Rockaway, or spend some time at Moonraker for upscale eats and oceanside dining. Our easy access to 280 and 101 means you are minutes away from everywhere you need and want to be throughout the Bay Area.
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4 Units Available
Burlingame West
1830 Sequoia Avenue
Burlingame, CA | Mills Estates
1 Bedroom
$2,295
780 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Last updated March 8 at 12:09 PM
Take a virtual tour of our community! Send us a message to book your tour. Situated around a serene courtyard pool in a quiet residential neighborhood, Burlingame West offers the perfect sanctuary yet is only minutes from all the conveniences of Bay Area living and walking distance to Bart and Caltrain. Enjoy light-filled floor plans featuring spacious closets, all-electric kitchens with convenient dishwashers and private patios or balconies. On-site amenities include a sparkling pool, outdoor seating areas and laundry facilities. Burlingame West is located in one of the most highly desired areas in the Bay Area, with easy access to highways 101, 280, and 380, as well as just minutes from shopping, dining, and entertainment. Live the life you’ve always wanted, here at Burlingame West.
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3 Units Available
Alta off the Avenue
1415 Floribunda Avenue
Burlingame, CA | Downtown Burlingame
Studio
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1 Bedroom
$1,780
567 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Last updated March 8 at 12:05 PM
A welcoming community in a boutique-style apartment. Apartments feature hardwood plank flooring, smart kitchens, and granite countertops. On-site laundry, large pool, and community WiFi provided.
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26 Units Available
Cadence
400 Cypress Ave
South San Francisco, CA | Downtown South San Francisco
1 Bedroom
$2,499
722 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,874
1148 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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Last updated March 6 at 04:50 PM
Cadence is an exciting new pet-friendly apartment community with an iconic rooftop lounge, elevated courtyards, state-of-the-art fitness center, expansive club room, and more. Have your choice of modern townhomes and 1, 2, and 3-bedroom apartments for rent with designer finishes. Enjoy views of San Francisco Bay and San Bruno Mountain and convenient walkability to artisan breweries, South San Francisco’s historic downtown, and Caltrain. Cadence is where life, style, work and play come full circle.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is the typical rent for a studio apartment in San Bruno?
The average rent for a studio apartment in San Bruno is $1,990.
How expensive are one-bedroom apartments in San Bruno?
The average rent for a one-bedroom apartment rental in San Bruno is $2,495.
How much is rent for two-bedroom apartments in San Bruno?
The average monthly rent for a two-bedroom apartment in San Bruno is $3,354.
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City Guide for San Bruno, CA

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Bring your pink slip, checkbook and first born with you when you rent an apartment in San Bruno and try, please, to wrap your mind around the fact that there aren’t any inexpensive apartments here. Officially, the median rent in San Bruno is $1,465 a month. Don’t say we didn’t warn all you bargain hunters! See more

What to keep in mind when looking for cheap apartments in San Bruno, CA

Finding cheap apartments in San Bruno takes some ingenuity and effort, as well as quick action. Before you head out on your search, bring along pay stubs, bank statements, letters of recommendations from landlords or employers, and identification. The more proactive you are about your search, the easier it will be to score a deal.

Look for cheap apartments in San Bruno by regularly scouring listings and looking during slower renting seasons, like winter. You can still find a deal if you move during the summer months when apartment hunting is more competitive.

You may be able to find cheap apartments in San Bruno in neighborhoods that are located away from attractions, restaurants, and entertainment. You may need to look farther out than you would prefer, but access to highways or public transportation can get you into the heart of San Bruno.

The building you choose can also make a difference in finding a cheap apartment in San Bruno. Older buildings that need some updating are more likely to have better deals. Walk-up apartments without elevators, on-street parking and few amenities like on-site fitness centers can also signal affordable rents in San Bruno.