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230 Cheap Apartments for rent in San Leandro, CA

Finding cheap apartments in San Leandro takes some ingenuity and effort, as well as quick action. Before you head out on your search, bring along pay stubs, bank statements, ... Read Guide >
San Leandro Racquet Club Photo Gallery 1
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Studio
$1,815
525 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,130
700 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,705
1075 sqft
Come home to the peace and beauty of San Leandro Racquet Club’s park-like community. Enjoy our beautiful lakes, streams, and walking paths plus amenities and services we’re sure you’ll enjoy. Nestled in the heart of San Leandro, we are close to premium shopping and dining, and a range of different recreation and outdoor activities. BART, major freeways, and Oakland International Airport are minutes away. Our convenient East Bay location is in the center of everywhere you want to be.
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Bancroft Towers Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,145
650 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Homes with plush carpeting, walk-in closets, and oversized closets, located in downtown San Leandro, close to major entertainment and shopping destinations of the region. Common amenities include covered parking and a swimming pool.
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Metro 77 & 85 Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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Studio
$1,975
400 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,250
650 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,600
850 sqft
Metro 77 & 85 is located minutes from downtown San Leandro and nestled in an established residential community. We offer efficiency, 1 and 2 bedroom apartment homes. Our community has been recently renovated with unique features such as contemporary white cabinetry throughout, quartz countertops. stainless steel appliances and plush plank flooring.
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Soji Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
3 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$1,895
650 sqft
Soji Apartments is a two-story gated apartment community that consists of mostly one-bedroom units. These San Leandro Apartments are located near downtown, within walking distance of the San Leandro BART Station, giving residents access to millions of jobs around the Bay within a short commute. Walk to restaurants, shopping & weekly farmers market. Residents of Soji Apartments enjoy convenient access to Interstate 880, Thrasher Park, local banks and schools, as well as several dining and shopping options. Enjoy our 1 bedrooms for rent in a lovely, quiet garden setting.
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St. Moritz Gardens Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,145
700 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,400
810 sqft
Complex features plush landscaping, running fountains, courtyards and large indoor pool. Apartment homes have wall-to-wall carpeting, vertical blinds and mirrored closet doors. Controlled access gates for secure entry.
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1625 Orchard Avenue Unit G Photo Gallery 1
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Studio
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1 Bedroom
$1,625
560 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Interested? Book a tour here: https://poplar.homes/dq9q For interested prospects, please provide a mobile number so we can easily get back to you with answers on your inquiry. Cozy 1-bedroom apartment in a gorgeous San Leandro location. With a combination of hardwood and tiled floor, this home features a walk-in closet in the master bedroom and 1 bathroom with tub. For natural cooling, this lovely home has double-pane windows. Kitchen has refrigerator, oven, granite countertop, range, and overhead cupboards. A shared coin-operated washing machine solves laundry needs. Ample parking space is available on street. Location is close to elementary, middle, and high schools and, for leisure and relaxation, parks, shopping centers, and restaurants are only minutes away. Nearby public transportation and car sharing make this apartment very accessible. No pets allowed. Does this apartment interest you? Have a virtual tour now! No Pets Allowed (RLNE7484524)
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Results within 1 mile of San Leandro
1703 164th Avenue Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$2,100
725 sqft
1703 164th Avenue San Leandro, CA 94578 - This property is available NOW. This triplex unit ideally located in San Leandro features two bedrooms and one bathroom with a living room, dining area, and one carport space. The recently remodeled kitchen includes an electric stove and refrigerator. There is new luxury vinyl tiling throughout the home. Additional amenities also include a private patio and storage by the carport. All utilities are to be paid by the tenant(s). No Pets Firm. Renters insurance is required upon move in. This a 12-month lease term. Visit our company website to see the video tour of the property. For more information on this property or to see a complete list of our available properties, please visit our website at www.apm7.com or contact us at (510) 487-2583 x1 CalBRE #01275192 No Pets Allowed (RLNE7604230)
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144 Catron Dr Unit C Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,750
1000 sqft
***MOVE-IN SPECIAL!!! $500 OFF YOUR 1ST FULL MONTH'S RENT*** Great Oakland Location! Beautiful 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom apartment near Bergedo Dr. and Catron Dr. Spacious living room and dining space, with a living space of 1000 square feet. Enjoy a lovely kitchen that includes all the amenities to make cooking in the kitchen easy and convenient! The apartment includes laminate and tile flooring, a water heater, and a baseboard heater. Located near plenty of shopping, restaurants, parks, and schools! Join us for a tour of your new home! Rental Terms: $49 App Fee Per Adult Resident responsible for all utilities except trash and water which are included in the rent Rental Insurance Required HOA Fees/Deposits May Apply Small pets are allowed Federal Occupancy Guidelines followed: Max 2 per bedroom + 1 additional occupant; Max 2 per studio. Lease Term: 12 months Homes are Rented in the Current Condition at Time of Viewing You can reach us directly at leasing@mynd.co, or please call (510) 254-3202 or text 833-340-6963 for more information. We look forward to connecting with you! Mynd Property Management Equal Opportunity Housing License #02048378 -Fast Online Application -Mobile App to Pay Rent and Track Service -Affordable Renter's Insurance www.mynd.co Mynd Property Management does not advertise on Craigslist. We will never ask you to wire money or pay with gift cards. Please report any fraudulent ads to your Leasing Associate. (RLNE7575018)
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15890 Maubert Avenue Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$1,995
750 sqft
15890 Maubert Avenue San Leandro, CA 94578 - This property is available NOW. This single story unit that is part of a triplex is located in San Leandro features two bedrooms, one bathroom, living room, and a dining area. The kitchen includes a stove and granite counter tops. There is hardwood flooring throughout the unit. Additional amenities also include washer, dryer, front yard, side yard and back yard. There is also a long drive way, which can fit up to three cars. Near bus stop. All utilities are to be paid by the tenant(s). Pets are not allowed. Twelve month lease term. Renters insurance is required upon move in For more information on this property or to see a complete list of our available properties, please visit our website at www.apm7.com or contact us at (510) 487-2583 x1. CalBRE #01275192 No Pets Allowed (RLNE7557102)
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Results within 5 miles of San Leandro
Woodlark Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
4 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$2,135
703 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,540
806 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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Woodlark is a small apartment community with a great amenity package. The property is well landscaped with mature trees and a beautiful, refreshing swimming pool. Our spacious one and two bedroom units feature self-cleaning ovens, microwaves, abundant storage, and private patios or balconies. All units also include a secondary storage area and many units have enclosed parking. The property is gated and the building features two laundry rooms, controlled access entry, and an elevator.
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Whitman Green Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
3 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$2,025
761 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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3 Bedrooms
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Experience Whitman Green Apartments in Hayward, CA. Our spacious one, two and three bedroom floor plans feature large living rooms, modern kitchen appliances, plenty of storage areas and private balconies or patios. NOW OFFERING FIBER OPTIC CABLE AND INTERNET THROUGHOUT OUR COMMUNITY! Our recently renovated community features three resort-style swimming pools, a WiFi-enabled fitness center, a dry sauna, a community room, a BBQ area and a children’s play area. You will enjoy walking through Whitman Green’s thoughtfully landscaped grounds complete with a relaxing rose garden, mature shade trees and a tranquil fountain. Whitman Green is a pet-friendly community. Whitman Green is conveniently located on Whitman Street between Harder Road and Tennyson Road, minutes from the South Hayward BART station, I-880, the San Mateo Bridge and California State University, East Bay. Give our leasing office a call to schedule a tour today!
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Amador Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
2 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$2,050
500 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Near Jackson Square shopping center, these cable-ready homes come with wall-to-wall carpeting and state-of-the-art kitchens. Residents enjoy access to a resort-style pool and a fitness center, among other amenities.
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Courtyard Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
1 Unit Available
1 Bedroom
$2,100
608 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Prime location in the heart of Hayward close to shops and dining in town. Apartment homes have built-in microwaves, ceramic tile floors, new appliances and plush carpets.
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Windsor Court Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,695
2 Bedrooms
$2,100
Discover your new apartment at Windsor Court Apartments in Oakland, CA. The 6638 Macarthur Blvd location in the Middle East Oakland neighborhood of Oakland has much to offer its residents. From amenities to floor plan options, the leasing staff is available to help you find your new place. Come see Windsor Court Apartments today.
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Kensington Manor Photo Gallery 1
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Studio
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1 Bedroom
$1,795
2 Bedrooms
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Discover true Oakland living at Kensington Manor Apartments. The 94601 location in Oakland has much to offer its residents. Make sure you to view the available floorplans. The leasing staff is waiting to show you all that this community has in store. Contact us or stop by today.
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Aloha Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
3 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$1,895
600 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,295
800 sqft
Welcome to your new home at Aloha Apartments in Hayward, CA! Nestled in the heart of Hayward, Aloha Apartments offers all the rewards and comforts of high-class living. Whether it be a relaxing night of beautiful Hayward views or a night out on the town, Aloha Apartments gives you the neighborhood you're looking for at the price you want. We offer pet-friendly, 1 & 2-bedroom floor plans just minutes from Hayward's finest shopping and dining, you get the benefits of city living, combined with comforting amenities. Peruse our photo gallery and see why you should be calling Aloha Apartments your next home.
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Creekwood Photo Gallery 1
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Studio
$2,000
518 sqft
1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
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Contemporary apartments on wooded property. Recently renovated with hardwood floors and stainless steel appliances. Fireplace. Community has putting green, tennis court and sauna. Near de Anza Park with easy access to I-580.
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The Mark Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
7 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$1,950
495 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,550
790 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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Welcome to The Mark! A peaceful apartment community nestled in San Francisco’s beautiful Hayward neighborhood. Located in the heart of the Bay Area with easy access to Silicon Valley, this is “Just Right” Living™ within reach in Northern California.
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Exchange Studios Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
4 Units Available
Studio
$2,114
990 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,495
1170 sqft
Exchange Studios is a 39 unit live/work building, located just off of Interstate-880 near the Park Street Bridge to Alameda, California. Originally built in 1925 and the home of Exchange Linen Service for many years, the building underwent considerable renovation and became Exchange Studios in 1994. The two-story building features large open floorplans and an open air atrium which spans the length of the site.
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The Dutton Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
10 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$2,123
701 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,608
901 sqft
These ultra-modern, engaging apartment homes in Hayward are just what you've been looking for. Open-plan units feature beautiful touches such as plank-style flooring, high ceilings and stainless steel appliances.
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Glen Oaks Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
12 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$2,032
625 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,791
840 sqft
Stylish homes with a patio/balcony and hardwood floors. Relax in the community courtyard during free time. Beat the heat in the pool on hot days. Close to Mount Eden Park. Near I-880.
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1757 26th Avenue Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,595
2 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Discover your next place at The Kensington Plaza in Oakland. These apartments are located on 26th Ave in the 94601 area of Oakland. The leasing staff is waiting to show you all that this community has in store. Come by to view the available floorplans. Come be a part of The Kensington Plaza. Contact or drop by the leasing office to find out the availability today.
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Town House Plaza Photo Gallery 1
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Studio
$1,760
315 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,450
1000 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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Town House Plaza Apartments offers a variety of amenities and nearby attractions that can't be beat. Our ideal location places you close to plenty of wonderful Castro Valley shopping and dining, Trader Joe's is right up the street and stroll to the Castro Valley Village Shopping Center in fifteen minutes. Enjoy easy access to the 580, 238, 880, as well as BART and bus lines. Town House Plaza Apartments offers a selection of five creatively designed studio, two and three bedroom apartments and town houses to choose from. Built with integrity and grace, Town House Plaza offers beautiful apartment homes with a long list of attractive features that will surely delight you. All of our apartment homes are appointed with plush wall to wall carpeting (wood flooring in select units), gourmet kitchens, vertical blinds, and more! Our community also features a wide array of community amenities and services including on-site and on-call maintenance, beautiful landscaping, and a refreshing sparkling swimming pool. Visit our photo gallery to see our beautiful community. Town House Plaza, finally a place to call home!
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Summerwood Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
9 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$2,000
646 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,425
820 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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Minutes from the Downtown Hayward BART Station for easy commuting. Recently renovated community with updated appliances, patio or balcony, and updated kitchens. On-site pool, playground and gym. Pet-friendly.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is the typical rent for a studio apartment in San Leandro?

The average rent for a studio apartment in San Leandro is $1,895.

How expensive are one-bedroom apartments in San Leandro?

The average rent for a one-bedroom apartment rental in San Leandro is $2,245.

How much is rent for two-bedroom apartments in San Leandro?

The average monthly rent for a two-bedroom apartment in San Leandro is $2,709.
City Guide for San Leandro, CA

Dubbed 'The Friendly City,' San Leandro prides itself on creating a culture where people wave and aren’t afraid to say “hello” every now and then. A town just south of Oakland, San Leandro provides a small, but cute, downtown area with restaurants, coffee shops and several parks including a pretty marina with a Parcourse (You hear that, fitness nuts?).

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

Finding cheap apartments in San Leandro 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 Leandro 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 Leandro 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 Leandro.

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