51 Apartments for rent in Temecula, CA

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Last updated September 20 at 11:13PM
42200 Calle Barbona
Temecula
Temecula, CA
Updated August 28 at 2:46AM
6 Bedrooms
$7,500
37780 Villa Balboa Drive
Temecula
Temecula, CA
Updated September 7 at 10:08AM
5 Bedrooms
$6,500
39710 Calle Anita
Temecula
Temecula, CA
Updated September 20 at 10:40AM
4 Bedrooms
$3,600
42541 Swoboda Ct
Crowne Hill
Temecula, CA
Updated September 1 at 9:46AM
3 Bedrooms
$2,000
35125 Calle Nopal
Temecula
Temecula, CA
Updated September 16 at 9:11AM
2 Bedrooms
$2,995
31651 Chelsea Way
Temecula
Temecula, CA
Updated August 25 at 10:13AM
3 Bedrooms
$1,850
41899 Corte Valentine
Margarita Village - Temeku Hills
Temecula, CA
Updated September 17 at 6:09PM
3 Bedrooms
$2,300
32437 Favara Drive
Paloma del Sol - Paseo del Sol
Temecula, CA
Updated September 19 at 10:32AM
4 Bedrooms
$2,448
31604 Loma Linda
Temecula
Temecula, CA
Updated September 16 at 10:13AM
4 Bedrooms
$2,299
32836 Vine St
Redhawk
Temecula, CA
Updated September 14 at 11:22AM
5 Bedrooms
$3,300
44820 Cosentino Court
Morgan Hill
Temecula, CA
Updated September 20 at 6:43PM
5 Bedrooms
$2,950
33218 Romance Place
Redhawk
Temecula, CA
Updated August 25 at 11:55AM
4 Bedrooms
$2,400
41564 Big Sage
Temecula
Temecula, CA
Updated September 15 at 9:45AM
4 Bedrooms
$2,300
42353 Cosmic Drive
Temecula
Temecula, CA
Updated September 19 at 9:28AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,650
41040 Los Ranchos Circle
Temecula
Temecula, CA
Updated September 16 at 11:01AM
3 Bedrooms
$4,200
Alpine Ct
Wolf Creek
Temecula, CA
Updated September 16 at 7:28AM
5 Bedrooms
$2,700
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City Guide
Temecula
New Town, America

Are you a big fan of bright, shiny new things? Well, yeah, who isn’t?! Luckily for you, Temecula is a relatively new city (until the 1990s, cattle outnumbered residents about a googolplex to 1) that features amenities and housing favorable to any ultramodern American city. Tons of new apartment complexes, condos, and lofts have sprung up in the past decade, and you’d be hard-pressed to find any residential property that’s beginning to show the warts of old age (less than 2% of all housing units were built prior to 1970).

Affordability (for SoCal’s steep standards, anyway)

Good news: Temecula is a viable, suburban alternative that won’t cost you an arm and a leg (luckily, a pinky and a toe should suffice). The average apartment costs around $1300, but it’s very possible to find a quality 1BR pad for less than a grand and a multi-room unit for under 2 grand.

A wine aficionado’s paradise (and so much more)

Napa Valley up north might get all the props for being king of the American wine world, but Temecula isn’t far behind. The Grapeline area is dotted with scenic wine valleys and tasting rooms, and pretty much every apartment in the city is within stumbling distance (or short driving distance … with a designated driver, of course!) of a high-quality vineyard. But life in Temecula is about much more than sipping vino. The centrally-located Old Town District features 600-plus antique shops, arts and crafts dealers, restaurants, and a Farmer’s Market. The streets are dotted with parks, playgrounds, golf courses, biking paths and trails, and the city is also home to a wildlife preserve and numerous festivals throughout the year. Some new bars, clubs, and live music venues have popped up around Old Town in recent years and the Pechanga Resort and Casino boasts a handful of after-hours hotspots as well.

Tips for Tenants

Apartments are readily available as well. Waiting lists are unheard of, and occupancy rates never really spike, so you shouldn’t encounter many stumbling blocks scoring your dream pad. Just be sure to read your lease carefully and pay attention to the fine print, as property managers have different rules. Also, give your new place a solid inspection (along with a friend, preferably, as another pair of eyes are always helpful) before moving in. Check for leaky pipes, sinks, and shower heads, faulty appliances, water stains on the walls, floor, ceilings, etc. If something major needs to be replaced or repaired, don’t move in until it’s fixed.

Equip yourself with the basics before submitting a renter’s application, including banking info, proof of income, and a list of prior residences. Most landlords charge prospective tenants a $35-$50 fee to run a background/credit check, while others charge additional fees for cleaning, changing locks, or general upkeep. If you feel like a landlord is overcharging you for supplemental, pre-move-in fees, keep up your search for the perfect place, because it’s not hard to find great properties with killer move-in specials elsewhere in Temecula.

Finally, have fun on your apartment hunting adventures and welcome to Temecula!