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352 Cheap Apartments for rent in San Carlos, CA

Finding cheap apartments in San Carlos takes some ingenuity and effort, as well as quick action. Before you head out on your search, bring along pay stubs, bank statements, le... Read Guide >
Fully Renovated 2/1 - Central Redwood City Location - Hwy 84 & 101 Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$2,600
540 sqft
2816 Curtis Ave is centrally located to everything you need; Starbucks, Target, Costco and Whole Foods. Easy Access to Highway 84 and Highway 101. This front unit, is 2 bedrooms, 1 full bath and approximately 570 square feet. Recently updated with laminate flooring and carpeted bedrooms. The kitchen boasts Corian countertops, refrigerator, dishwasher and gas range with oven and microwave. The bathroom offers an updated vanity and shower over tub. The unit comes with full size washer and dryer. 1 assigned parking space in front of the home is available **NO A/C** Tenant is responsible for PGE, Water, Garbage and Renters Insurance. 1 pet under 30 pounds will be considered with additional deposit ($500) No Smoking, No Sub Leasing. Rent is $2900- Security Deposit is $2900- Unit is available now. To schedule a showing or have general questions answered please email bob@atobpropetymanagment.com or call (408) 626-4800. DRE#0126494 (RLNE7653901)
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1055 Foster City Boulvard Photo Gallery 1
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Riva Terra at Redwood Shores I & II Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,777
2 Bedrooms
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532 5th Ave Unit B Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,675
460 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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Small, but smart design with full amenities! New-build 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom house/ADU/in-law unit in Redwood City. Amenities include: A/C + heater, kitchen island with GE dishwasher and sink, stainless steel appliances, walk-in closet with built-in shelves and full size washer and dryer, yard, and skylight + lots of natural light. *Note: Backyard and tandem driveway is shared with front house. Only water, sewage, and trash are included. (Tenant is responsible for electricity & internet.House is wired for fiber internet, available through AT&T.) Pets negotiable (additional deposit required). Date Available: Sept 1st. $2,675/month rent. $3,000 security deposit required. Please submit the form on this page to contact Nicole for showings. This property is managed by a responsible landlord using Avail landlord software.
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Woodland Park Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
51 Units Available
Studio
$1,594
302 sqft
1 Bedroom
$1,709
643 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,209
811 sqft
Great location halfway between San Francisco and San Jose. One-, two- and three-bedroom apartment homes, duplexes and single-family homes. Community has controlled access, playground, 15 swimming pools and is pet-friendly.
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Northpark Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
17 Units Available
Studio
$2,307
520 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,490
520 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,555
1014 sqft
Resort-like community near Bayside Park. Community amenities include two heated swimming pools, an updated fitness center and a gym. Recently renovated apartments include walk-in closets, energy-efficient appliances and updated cabinetry.
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Stanford Garden Photo Gallery 1
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Studio
$2,195
500 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,500
700 sqft
Stanford Villa Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
12 Units Available
Studio
$2,400
590 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,655
780 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,450
1000 sqft
Studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments feature fully appointed kitchens, spacious floor plans and all white appliances. Community has a fitness center, sauna, three swimming pools and laundry on-site.
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The Arlington Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
3 Units Available
Studio
$2,398
392 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,898
625 sqft
The Arlington in Burlingame, CA, offers residents comfortable living in spacious studio and one bedroom apartments. In addition to beautiful, gourmet-style kitchens, you’ll also find a fitness center and spa to help you relax. Our exceptional location is close to everything that makes Bay Area living so special. San Francisco is only 17 miles away and a short 25 minute Caltrain ride can take you there with ease. Destinations on the Peninsula, South Bay, and East Bay are also easily reached by I-101. With spacious homes, a convenient location walking distance to downtown Burlingame, and community amenities designed with you in mind, your next Bay Area home is waiting for you at The Arlington.
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Alta off the Avenue Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
1 Unit Available
Studio
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1 Bedroom
$2,300
500 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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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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1856 Ash Street Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,795
630 sqft
Nice 1 Bedroom Apartment w/ Hardwood Floors - Excellent location - near Stanford and Downtown - Highly desirable upstairs unit - Small 3 unit building - 1 Bedroom & 1 Bathroom - Nicely updated kitchen w/ Quartz countertop & gas oven range - Dual pane windows - Excellent schools, (verification with district highly recommended): - Conveniently located on a quiet street. - Short walk to Stanford Campus or California Street. - 1-Car off street parking - Some extra storage in garage (garage cannot be used for parking) - Laundry room in the property - Water and garbage is included with the rent - 1 matured cat maybe considered w/ additional $100 rent + $500 additional security deposit
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77 N Ellsworth Ave 6 Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,285
Unit 6 Available 11/01/22 77 North Ellsworth Ave., #6, San Mateo, CA 94401 - Property Id: 1005242 Lovely 1 bedroom 1 bathroom -Central San Mateo Location Kitchen cabinets with Granite counters Dining area stove, refrigerator, garbage disposal, dishwasher Bathroom with shower over tub One covered parking and storage Laundry facility on the property Owner pays for water and garbage Close to most public transportation Very centrally located and just minutes to the train station, to 101/92/280 San Francisco, San Jose, Airports just 20 min drive Easy Access to various Shopping Centers, Lots of Major Employment and all downtowns can offer. Walking distance to fine shopping and dining, parks, library, and much more you can ask for...... This apartment is in the Downtown neighborhood in San Mateo. Nearby parks include Martin Luther King Park, De Anza Historical Park and De Anza Historical Park. DON'T WAIT - Call NOW!!! Thank You, ALEX at 650.544.8020 Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/77-n-ellsworth-ave-san-mateo-ca-unit-6/1005242 Property Id 1005242 No Pets Allowed (RLNE7731855)
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1123 Chula Vista Ave 7 Photo Gallery 1
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Studio
$2,200
350 sqft
Studio Apartment - Property Id: 941065 Completely renovated studio in the heart of downtown burlingame. Studio features beautiful newly installed hardwood floors , modern new white cabinets, quartz counter top and drop in sink beautifully installed tiled floors in kitchen and bathroom, new gas stove as well as refrigerator, clean and newly remodeled bathroom with completely tiled stand up shower, double pane windows and sliding door, walk out balcony, new gas wall heater. Unit includes sheltered garage parking as well as exterior storage unit. Common laundry machines for all tenants. All utilities paid except gas and electricity. Qualification requirements include credit report, background check, proof of income, and application. If interested please email or call 4153seven85788 for inquiries thank you. Stove and refrigerator New hardwood floors New Paint New kitchen New bathroom Walk out balcony Sheltered private parking Storage unit Common laundry Utilities paid except gas/electricity Lease Terms: 1 year Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/1123-chula-vista-ave-burlingame-ca-unit-7/941065 Property Id 941065 No Pets Allowed (RLNE7690002)
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1340 El Camino Real Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$2,800
800 sqft
$2800 monthly. 2 bed/1 bath Apartment. Burlingame - Property Id: 654226 This newly painted second-floor corner unit, remodeled in 2015, is perfect for a long-term tenant and is available now. The apartment is about 800 square feet and located on the top floor. Tenant must climb up 14 stairs to enter the unit. Manager lives on site. The monthly rent is $2800 with only a $1000 deposit. Water, sewage, and garbage are included. Tenant pays for the remaining utilities and services. The unit's floor plan includes a spacious kitchen and large master bedroom. During remodeling the following amenities were added: doubled paned windows, Hunter-Douglas vertical blinds, wall to wall laminate flooring throughout unit, furnace for central heat, dishwasher, refrigerator, garbage disposal, kitchen cabinets, quartz countertop, ceiling fan, bathroom vanity, medicine cabinet, 3-way unit (light, heat, fan). Tile flooring in bathroom. New electric stove added. Retro bathroom (1950's style). Covered parking for 1 vehicle. No storage in carport. Contact: Gary at 650-344-8595 Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/1340-el-camino-real-burlingame-ca/654226 Property Id 654226 No Pets Allowed (RLNE7685681)
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844 N Humboldt St Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,310
3 Bedrooms
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749 Lexington Way Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,300
550 sqft
Wonderful Location: Walk to Everything, Surrounded by Nature, and Outdoor Space for Pets! This free-standing in-law unit has 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 1 office, a family room, and a kitchen (550 sq ft). Located in the backyard of a private home with its own private entrance. Date Available: Oct 15th, 2022. $2,300/month rent plus $200 for utilities (internet, electricity, gas, water, and garbage). $2,300 security deposit required. Pets are welcome and this is an ideal location for them :) You will also have access to a laundry facility and a swim spa!
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855 N Delaware St Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,495
255 sqft
Our fully-furnished Studio apartment in San Mateo is near the Burlingame border. It is a safe, clean and comfortable place to stay during this time of uncertainty. It's a sun drenched unit with lots of light and across the street from Starbucks. It is not pet-friendly but it's WAY better than any extended stay hotel! The place is available for +30 day stays only. . About the furnished apartment: +30 Day Stay Minimum +255 Sq ft +Queen size bed +Linen and towels +Smart tv with Netflix +High speed WiFi +Included garage parking, small or medium car +Washer and dryer on site +Efficiency Kitchenette stocked to prepare your favorite meals Check out our Video Walkthrough: https://youtu.be/6l981oi8gr0 The neighborhood: +Our sunny home is steps away from Starbucks, restaurants, and Safeway supermarket +15 minute walk to Burlingame downtown. Main hub for shops and restaurants. +15 minute walk to Caltrain for: SF, Redwood City, Palo Alto, or Silicon Valley destinations Distance to popular Medical locations +Mills-Peninsula Medical Center - 3.3mi +San Mateo Medical Center- 3.8mi +Kaiser Permanente South San Francisco - 8.9 mi +Kaiser Permanente Redwood City Medical Center- 9.3 mi +Stanford Medical Center- 16.5 mi Distance to Companies +Facebook (Burlingame Point Location)- 1.4mi +Visa Global HQ- 4.7mi +Oracle Campus- 6.4mi +Genentech - 9.7mi
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502 Palm Ave.502AMillbrae, CA  94030 Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,400
735 sqft
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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506 Palm Ave.506CMillbrae, CA  94030 Photo Gallery 1
1 of 8
1 Bedroom
$2,400
735 sqft
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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500 Palm Ave.500BMillbrae, CA  94030 Photo Gallery 1
1 of 8
1 Bedroom
$2,400
735 sqft
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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215 Richmond Drive215DMillbrae, CA  94030 Photo Gallery 1
1 of 8
2 Bedrooms
$2,800
900 sqft
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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312 Lansdale Ave.312DMillbrae, CA  94030 Photo Gallery 1
1 of 8
2 Bedrooms
$2,800
900 sqft
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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225 Richmond Drive225CMillbrae, CA  94030 Photo Gallery 1
1 of 8
1 Bedroom
$2,400
735 sqft
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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213 Richmond Drive213BMillbrae, CA  94030 Photo Gallery 1
1 of 8
2 Bedrooms
$2,800
900 sqft
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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City Guide for San Carlos, CA

"Out where the crosses of San Carlos / shine 'neath a desert moon / near the canyons where Geronimo rode / and the ocatillo blooms." (-Tom Russell, "Crosses of San Carlos")

San Carlos is a small community located between Redwood City and Belmont. The town's motto sums things up nicely by calling it "The city of good living." That's exactly what this place helps the nearly 30,000 residents do: live well. See more

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

Finding cheap apartments in San Carlos 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 Carlos 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 Carlos 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 Carlos.

The building you choose can also make a difference in finding a cheap apartment in San Carlos. 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 Carlos.