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1 bedroom apartments
Last updated March 3 2024 at 3:38 AM

San Mateo, CA
110 1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent

Looking for 1 bedroom apartments in San Mateo offers a variety of choices and price points. 1 bedroom apartments allow more privacy than living with a roommate, and gives you m... Read Guide >
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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much does it cost to rent a one-bedroom apartment in San Mateo?

The average rent for a one-bedroom apartment in San Mateo is $3,103.

How expensive are two-bedroom apartments in San Mateo?

The average rent for a two-bedroom apartment in San Mateo is $4,139.

How much would I have to pay for a studio apartment in San Mateo?

The average rent for a studio apartment in San Mateo is $2,913.
City Guide for San Mateo, CA

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What to keep in mind when looking for 1 bedroom apartments in San Mateo, CA

Looking for 1 bedroom apartments in San Mateo offers a variety of choices and price points. 1 bedroom apartments allow more privacy than living with a roommate, and gives you more flexibility to find the perfect space for yourself or with a significant other.

There are a few things to consider when touring 1 bedroom apartments, including the square footage and layout. In some cities, small 1 bedroom apartments may cost nearly the same as a studio apartment. Decide whether cost, amenities, or location are the most important to help guide your apartment search.

If cost is a factor while searching for 1 bedroom apartments in San Mateo, consider which floor you will live on. The bottom floor is often cheaper than top floor units, or there may be a unit with undesirable views or with an outdated kitchen that rents for less.

Remember to come prepared during your apartment hunt with pay stubs, a letter of employment or recommendation, identification, and a checkbook to act quickly. The best 1 bedroom apartments require fast action, so come ready to sign.