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73 Apartments under 2000 for rent in San Francisco, CA

Last updated October 17 at 11:52pm UTC
333 Hyde
333 Hyde Street
San Francisco, CA
Updated October 17 at 11:52pm UTC
Studio
$1,695
451 Monterey Blvd
Sunnyside
San Francisco, CA
Updated October 16 at 1:01pm UTC
Studio
$1,350
1247A Vicente street
Parkside
San Francisco, CA
Updated October 16 at 12:58pm UTC
Studio
$1,795
1500 Taraval
Parkside
San Francisco, CA
Updated October 9 at 6:08pm UTC
Studio
$1,100
621 Taylor Street 23
Tenderloin
San Francisco, CA
Updated October 2 at 12:21pm UTC
Studio
$1,795
Taylor Street 53
Tenderloin
San Francisco, CA
Updated October 2 at 12:21pm UTC
Studio
$1,895
Taylor Street 63
Tenderloin
San Francisco, CA
Updated October 2 at 12:20pm UTC
Studio
$1,895
4828 Geary BLVD
Inner Richmond
San Francisco, CA
Updated September 29 at 5:45am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,450
851 California St
Nob Hill
San Francisco, CA
Updated September 27 at 11:58am UTC
10 Bedrooms
$1,250
1109 Church St
Dolores Heights
San Francisco, CA
Updated September 22 at 2:32am UTC
5 Bedrooms
$1,800
4500 Mission Street, Suite 2, Room B
Mission Terrace
San Francisco, CA
Updated September 20 at 12:55pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,100
311 11th Ave
Inner Richmond
San Francisco, CA
Updated September 19 at 9:37am UTC
Studio
$1,500
60 Leavenworth St
Tenderloin
San Francisco, CA
Updated August 24 at 2:42am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,950
851 California Street
Nob Hill
San Francisco, CA
Updated August 20 at 11:02am UTC
8 Bedrooms
$1,200
822 Steve Courter Way
Bayshore
Daly City, CA
Updated October 15 at 2:44pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,850
Results within 1 miles of San Francisco, CA
Nook on Valdez
2425 Valdez Street
Oakland, CA
Updated October 17 at 11:51pm UTC
Studio
$1,945
Results within 5 miles of San Francisco, CA
3240 Briggs #B
East End
Alameda, CA
Updated October 13 at 11:12am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,900
750 Haight #B
West End
Alameda, CA
Updated October 13 at 11:11am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,950
825 central Ave
West End
Alameda, CA
Updated October 9 at 10:30am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,695
823 central ave
West End
Alameda, CA
Updated October 9 at 10:30am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,995
2617 Central #C
East End
Alameda, CA
Updated October 9 at 9:31am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,950
27 THRIFT STREET
Oceanview
San Francisco, CA
Updated September 4 at 9:31am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,100

October 2018 San Francisco Rent Report

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

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October 2018 San Francisco Rent Report

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

San Francisco rents increased moderately over the past month

San Francisco rents have increased 0.3% over the past month, and are up slightly by 1.1% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in San Francisco stand at $2,480 for a one-bedroom apartment and $3,110 for a two-bedroom. This is the third straight month that the city has seen rent increases after a decline in June. San Francisco's year-over-year rent growth is on par with the state average of 1.1%, but exceeds the national average of 0.9%.

Rents rising across the San Francisco Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of San Francisco, 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.

  • Richmond has seen the fastest rent growth in the metro, with a year-over-year increase of 6.0%. The median two-bedroom there costs $2,710, while one-bedrooms go for $2,160.
  • Over the past year, Berkeley has seen the biggest rent drop in the metro, with a decline of 1.0%. Median two-bedrooms there cost $2,570, while one-bedrooms go for $2,040.
  • San Mateo has the most expensive rents of the largest cities in the San Francisco metro, with a two-bedroom median of $4,430; rents went down 0.6% over the past month but rose 2.1% over the past year.
  • Oakland has the least expensive rents in the San Francisco metro, with a two-bedroom median of $2,280; rents increased 0.7% over the past month and 2.3% over the past year.

Other large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to San Francisco

As rents have increased slightly in San Francisco, other large cities nationwide have seen rents grow more quickly. Compared to most similar cities across the country, San Francisco is less affordable for renters.

  • Rents increased slightly in other cities across the state, 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.
  • San Francisco's median two-bedroom rent of $3,110 is above the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 0.9% over the past year compared to the 1.1% rise in San Francisco.
  • While San Francisco's rents rose slightly over the past year, some cities nationwide saw decreases, including Seattle (-1.6%) and Chicago (-0.9%).
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in San Francisco than most other large cities. For example, Phoenix has a median 2BR rent of $1,050, where San Francisco is nearly three 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 $2,480 $3,110 0.3% 1.1%
Oakland $1,820 $2,280 0.7% 2.3%
Fremont $2,940 $3,700 -0.6% 2.2%
Hayward $2,290 $2,870 -0.1% 2.9%
Concord $2,500 $3,140 0.9% 5.4%
Berkeley $2,040 $2,570 -0.8% -1.0%
Richmond $2,160 $2,710 0.6% 6.0%
Antioch $2,890 $3,630 0.3% -0.0%
Daly City $2,470 $3,100 -0.1% 3.5%
San Mateo $3,520 $4,430 -0.6% 2.1%
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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:

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.