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Last updated March 6 2021 at 11:49 AM

345 Cheap Apartments for rent in Walnut Creek, CA

Finding cheap apartments in Walnut Creek 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 >
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11 Units Available
The Boulders
530 N Civic Dr
Walnut Creek, CA
Studio
$1,861
505 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,139
628 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,497
799 sqft
Last updated March 6 at 11:08 AM
Bright apartments near I-680 with garden views. Recently renovated with air conditioning. Granite counters. Private balcony or patio with additional storage. Community has swimming pool and courtyard. Off-street parking.
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3 Units Available
North Main Apartments
2971 N Main St
Walnut Creek, CA
2 Bedrooms
$1,925
922 sqft
Last updated March 6 at 11:08 AM
Vinyl flooring, walk-in closets, and plush carpeting characterize these cable-ready homes. Community amenities include on-site laundry, a swimming pool, and courtyards. Less than a mile from Pleasant Hill BART station.
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20 Units Available
Park Lake at Walnut Creek
260 Park Lake Cir
Walnut Creek, CA | Bancroft Village
1 Bedroom
$2,063
743 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,583
1000 sqft
Last updated March 6 at 04:45 AM
We don't just rent apartments. From the moment you walk through the front door you'll feel the comfort and security that makes our residents happy to call us home. Cozy amenities, meticulously-groomed grounds, and a dedicated staff contribute to a higher standard of living. Convenient shopping, award-winning schools, local museums, and parks are all close at hand, with sponsored activities to develop new hobbies while getting to know your neighbors.
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7 Units Available
The Arroyo
1250 Arroyo Way
Walnut Creek, CA | Downtown Walnut Creek
Studio
$2,330
520 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,455
732 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,405
1081 sqft
Last updated March 6 at 04:45 AM
Newly built homes with walk-in closets, private balconies, and quartz countertops. The pet-friendly community has bike storage, a pool, and a business center for residents. Only a mile from Mount Diablo Boulevard.
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8 Units Available
Creekside Terrace
1390 Creekside Dr
Walnut Creek, CA
1 Bedroom
$1,696
650 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,925
850 sqft
Last updated March 6 at 04:45 AM
Come visit this garden style apartment community, we are located on the Creekside Drive of beautiful Walnut Creek. Creekside Terrace is only minutes away from Broadway Plaza, a short distance to Kaiser, and Downtown Walnut Creek, along with easy access to freeways and BART. Creekside Terrace apartment homes feature recently upgraded one and two-bedroom apartment homes, *granite countertops, *new kitchen cabinets, vinyl plank flooring, stainless steel appliances. The community offers two sparkling pools, reserved parking space, private patios, and more!
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16 Units Available
The Retreat Apartments
1441 Creekside Dr
Walnut Creek, CA
Studio
$1,740
647 sqft
1 Bedroom
$1,845
695 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,543
1008 sqft
Last updated March 6 at 04:45 AM
Move in by March 15th and receive up to one month FREE! Contact our Leasing Specialists for more details. The Retreat is situated in lush natural surroundings, including towering trees and a rippling creek. This beautifully landscaped community is nestled within a cozy neighborhood just moments from bustling downtown Walnut Creek, Broadway Plaza, Iron Horse Trail, Interstate I-680, Highway 24, and the BART station. Our community is within the prestigious Walnut Creek school district. At The Retreat, you will find that our homes offer spacious fully renovated studio, one, and two bedroom floor plans designed for a variety of lifestyles complete with in-home washers and dryers, heating and air conditioning, and private balconies or patios. The large refreshing swimming pool and spas are surrounded by lush landscaping and fountains. We are a pet friendly community. The Retreat is a Smoke Free Community. *Only on select Homes & with approved credit. Restrictions apply. AhChatP
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11 Units Available
Reserve at Walnut Creek
1011 Ygnacio Valley Rd
Walnut Creek, CA
Studio
$1,999
598 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,150
647 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,650
500 sqft
Last updated March 6 at 08:02 AM
Minutes from the BART stations and various employers. A community with a large pool and sundeck, fitness center and fantastic views. Pet-friendly. Spacious interiors with modern updates. Just a block from the Iron Horse Trail.
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16 Units Available
The Bridge at Walnut Creek
1435 Creekside Drive
Walnut Creek, CA
1 Bedroom
$2,099
534 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,395
1100 sqft
Last updated March 6 at 08:02 AM
Minutes from downtown and the Iron Horse Trail. Some of the largest units in the area. On-site amenities include a large pool, grilling area and dog park. Modern fitness center available.
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12 Units Available
Oak and Iron a Walnut Creek Collection
114 Sharene Ln
Walnut Creek, CA | Downtown Walnut Creek
Studio
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1 Bedroom
$1,765
435 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,190
821 sqft
Last updated March 6 at 04:46 AM
SELF-GUIDED ONSITE TOURS NOW AVAILABLE! At this time our team is available to schedule a self-guided onsite tour after a personalized virtual tour has been taken. Please call us for more information! Located in the heart of Walnut Creek, Oak & Iron has an unbeatable location. You'll be walking distance of BART, Broadway Plaza, Safeway, Iron Horse Trail, and Walnut Creek's premier dining and entertainment. Oak & Iron apartments also features a pool and onsite laundry facility. Our 1 and 2 bedroom apartments feature granite counter tops, stylish hard surface flooring, stainless steel appliances, spacious balconies and much more to meet all your needs.
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4 Units Available
15Fifty5
1555 Riviera Ave
Walnut Creek, CA | Downtown Walnut Creek
Studio
$1,970
500 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,477
690 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,045
900 sqft
Last updated March 6 at 04:46 AM
Apartments in highly-walkable neighborhood. One- and two-bedroom floor plans. Community amenities include 24-hour gym, clubhouse, pool and hot tub, and package receiving service. Recently renovated units feature stainless steel appliances and hardwood floors.
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3 Units Available
Carmel House
1756 Carmel Dr
Walnut Creek, CA | Downtown Walnut Creek
1 Bedroom
$1,875
604 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,275
800 sqft
Last updated March 6 at 04:46 AM
Boutique apartments with ceiling fans and walk-in closets. Cats and dogs allowed. On-site laundry available. Swim in the pool when free. Close to Civic Park. Near shops and restaurants downtown.
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21 Units Available
Avalon Walnut Ridge
121 Roble Rd
Walnut Creek, CA
Studio
$1,803
510 sqft
1 Bedroom
$1,934
704 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,541
958 sqft
Last updated March 5 at 01:06 PM
Located just off I-680, close to the Diablo Foothills Park, as well as numerous parks, schools, shops and restaurants. Well-appointed studio, 1-2 bedroom units come with a washer and dryer, fireplace and walk-in closets.
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Newell Vista Apartments
1200 Newell Hill Pl
Walnut Creek, CA | Downtown Walnut Creek
Studio
$1,800
498 sqft
1 Bedroom
$1,850
525 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,300
1025 sqft
Last updated March 5 at 12:51 AM
Sun-drizzled apartments within walking distance of leafy Walnut Creek. Suites have garbage disposals, ceiling fans and air conditioning. Fitness center and high-speed internet access. Studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments available.
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4 Units Available
Ygnacio Village
1295 Homestead Ave
Walnut Creek, CA
Studio
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1 Bedroom
$1,810
664 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,385
824 sqft
Last updated March 3 at 10:57 AM
Modern apartments with expansive layouts and wood-burning fireplaces. Tenants get access to a pool. Run or cycle along Iron Horse Regional Trail during free time. Near Walnut Creek BART station.
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3 Units Available
The Meridian
141 Flora Ave
Walnut Creek, CA | Rossmoor
1 Bedroom
$1,899
725 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,199
850 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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Last updated March 3 at 10:42 AM
Storage units, firepits and a pool are some amenities at the pet-friendly apartment community. Homes feature wood floors and spacious closets. Easy access to I-680 and less than a mile from downtown Walnut Creek.
1 Unit Available
310 North Civic Drive
310 North Civic Drive
Walnut Creek, CA | The Keys
1 Bedroom
$1,695
469 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Last updated March 6 at 11:49 AM
Bright 1 bedroom 1 bath Studio, 5th floor condominium at The Keys in Walnut Creek. This unit has been newer paint and carpet in the bedroom. Hardwood floors in the living room. Kitchen is well appointed with white appliances and granite countertops. Glass French doors separate the bedroom from the living room. High ceilings and sliding glass door to balcony with large window in the bedroom make this unit light and bright. Additional storage space and laundry on the same floor. The grounds are beautiful with ponds, pathways and places to sit and relax. Two swimming pools, a gym, Billiards and recreation room with flat screens to watch your favorite movies or sports with friends. Close to everything Walnut Creek has to offer. Just minutes to two BART stations, fine dining and shopping. The Iron Horse Trail runs right behind the property. Water, garbage and parking are included. * Minimum one year lease at $1695 and $1895 security deposit * Water and garbage included. * No smoking * Pets considered with additional screening and deposit. * Owner requires renter's insurance for the duration of the tenancy Please see the link below to schedule a self showing: https://secure.rently.com/properties/2934794?source=marketing Lease must start within 2 weeks of approval Full security deposit due within 24 hours of approval Full month’s rent due at lease signing (2nd month is prorated if lease begins after the 1st) THIS PROPERTY OFFERS AN EASY SELF-VIEWING OPTION BY CALLING RENTLY @925-290-6055 or clicking the link, above Jennifer D. Mastrogiorgio DRE#02021557 (925) 658-1415 ext. 6 Stokley Properties is an Equal Opportunity Housing Provider 'Disclaimer: Stokley Properties, Inc. is not responsible for 3rd party marketing' Rental Terms: Rent: $1,695, Application Fee: $50, Security Deposit: $1,895, Available Now Pet Policy: Cats not allowed, Small dogs allowed This property allows self guided viewing without an appointment. Contact for details.
1 Unit Available
1815 San Miguel Drive
1815 San Miguel Drive
Walnut Creek, CA | Downtown Walnut Creek
1 Bedroom
$1,595
500 sqft
Last updated March 6 at 11:48 AM
Great Downtown Walnut Creek Apartment. Charming 1 bedroom/1 bathroom unit in a private setting. Walking distance to Broadway Plaza and Whole Foods Market. Located close to BART,680 Freeway and Iron Horse trail. Washer/Dryer on premises. Water and garbage and 1 parking spot included. No pets allowed Available Now! Contact us to schedule a showing.
1 Unit Available
1467 Marchbanks Dr
1467 Marchbanks Drive
Walnut Creek, CA | Diablo Hills
2 Bedrooms
$2,300
950 sqft
Last updated March 6 at 08:11 AM
Lovely spacious upstairs condo with Pool/Clubhouse/Gym/Pool Table & More! Fresh paint and bamboo floors throughout. Great location. Minutes from freeway/Bart/shoppings & more! Hurry don't miss your opportunity! No Pets Please DeAnn 925/708-4020 HomesByDeAnn@gmail.com 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom condo in Walnut Creek. Amenities included: deck, dishwasher, pool, and bbq / clubhouse gym/showers/. Utilities included: water. Is not pet friendly. Date Available: Mar 1st 2021. $2,300/month rent. $2,500 security deposit required. Contact DeAnn at 925-708-4020.
1 Unit Available
2716 Oak Rd APT 109
2716 Oak Road
Walnut Creek, CA
2 Bedrooms
$2,200
914 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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Last updated March 6 at 03:04 AM
This is quiet unit. No neighbors on top or under it. Excellent location with good school district Easy 10 min walk to Pleasant Hill Bart Easy access to freeway. Private and quiet location in complex Park adjoins complex. Freshly remodeled kitchen and bathroom Hardwood flooring downstairs. Laminate bedrooms Stainless Steel appliances Separate bathroom and vanity areas Large closet in 2nd bedroom Central heating and air conditioning Patio off living room Two parking spaces - one assigned and covered close to unit and the other with permit Community laundry Community Pool and club house One-Year Lease Preferred. Small PETS under 25 lbs are OK. NO SMOKING Preferred days to show this property: Saturdays/Sundays but we can work around your schedule if necessary. Freshly painted quiet unit. Owner pays for garbage, water. Small pets are OK LID: 40921479.
1 Unit Available
1571 Alvarado Place
1571 Alvarado Avenue
Walnut Creek, CA | Buena Vista Area
2 Bedrooms
$2,200
1100 sqft
Last updated March 5 at 10:38 AM
1571 Alvarado Place - Apt 4 Available 03/07/21 2 bedroom apartment in great Walnut Creek location - This 2 bedroom 1 bathroom upper unit apartment has new cabinetry with granite countertops and a tile and glass backsplash, stainless steel appliances, and a flat surface stove. Updated bathroom with granite vanities. The primary bedroom has a bonus vanity with a sink and a huge walk-in closet. The large deck is accessible from the living room and has a storage closet. Large living room has an electric fireplace and a beautiful vaulted, tongue and groove ceiling. Located in garden setting complex complete with a pool, clubhouse laundry room and covered parking. Give us a call to schedule an appointment. Water, garbage, and gas is included. Tenant just pays for electricity and cable. 1 assigned covered parking space. Visitor parking is available. (RLNE6472862)
1 Unit Available
100 Kinross Drive, Unit #14
100 Kinross Drive
Walnut Creek, CA | Diablo Hills
1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$2,295
969 sqft
Last updated March 5 at 10:38 AM
Walnut Creek Newly updated 2 bedroom 2 bath condo near Heather Farms Park & Diablo Hills Golf Course! - Recently updated 2 bedroom 2 bath condo. This unit is 969 sq ft and features updated kitchen w/ white shaker cabinets, quartz counters, electric range, dishwasher, microwave, new paint, new carpet and community pool. Complex is centrally located within walking distance to Heather Farms Park and Diablo Hills Golf Course. Monthly rent: $2295 Security deposit: $2295 Small pet will be considered. To view more properties and print applications please visit www.aaapm.com For viewing information call Alex (925) 207-8617. AAA Property Management DRE License #00856331 AAA PROPERTY MANAGEMENT POLICIES AND DISCLOSURES RENTAL QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS AAA Property Management is an equal opportunity housing provider and strictly adheres to Fair Housing Laws. AAA Property Management does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status or disability. All occupants 18 years or older must apply as an Applicant and will be required to sign a lease/rental agreement. Occupants who are 18 years of age or older and considered to be under the care of adult occupant may be exempt from qualifying and signing a lease/rental agreement. This may include, but not be limited to; adult children of adult occupant, non working parents of adult occupant, etc. Applicants will be qualified based on the following criteria: Credit History: *Minimum 675 Fico Score • Applicants who have filed bankruptcy within the last three (3) years will be declined. • Applicants with any unpaid collection accounts will be declined. • Applicants with any charge offs within the last (2) will be declined. • Applicants with no credit history may be declined. • Applicants must have a minimum of two (2) satisfactory credit report accounts to be considered. • Applicants with current unpaid late payments, liens, judgments will be denied. • Applicants with paid late payments must have two satisfactory accounts for each late payment or applicant will be denied. Rental History: • Applicant must have two (2) years of verifiable rental history. If Applicant has lived in a property owned by Applicant for four (4) or more of previous years, verifiable rental history requirement will be waived. • Applicant must receive satisfactory standing from current and previous landlord (s) in regards to payment history, condition of property during tenancy, upon vacating and ability to adhere to terms of lease agreement and/or any rules or regulations with regard to Property. • Applicant(s) with a prior eviction or unlawful detainer will be declined. Income Requirement: • Applicant must have two (2) years of verifiable income history. • Total gross income of all qualified Applicants as signatures on lease must equal to a minimum of three (3) times the monthly rent amount. Applicant(s) are hereby made aware that the Security Deposit will be equal to 100% of monthly rental amount (rounded to nearest $100.00). The Security Deposit may be increased for pets. Final acceptance of Applicant(s) is the decision of the Property Owner and not AAA Property Management. All decisions will be made by Owner within the guidelines of current Real Estate Laws and Requirements. (RLNE6263577)
1 Unit Available
430 N. Civic Drive #405
430 North Civic Drive
Walnut Creek, CA | The Keys
1 Bedroom
$1,500
231 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Last updated March 5 at 10:37 AM
Beautifully updated 1 Bd/1 Ba Walnut Creek condo in the Keys Condominiums close to Walnut Creek BART available February 24th for lease! - IMPORTANT: Prior to viewing property, we will need everyone over 18 years old to sign and return the required Coronavirus Property Entry Advisory Form. Please email christian@vickeryproperties.com with the first and last name along with the email address of each adult, so we can send you this form to sign electronically. WARNING: PLEASE BE AWARE OF RENTAL SCAMS. VICKERY PROPERTIES WILL NEVER ASK YOU TO WIRE FUNDS!!! Due to COVID-19, please abide by the following rules for viewing this home: 1) Wear a face covering both inside and outside of the home. 2) Cleanse your hands with sanitizer prior to entering home. 3) Avoid touching surfaces. 4) Maintain physical distancing of at least 6 feet from others. 5) Limited entry to no more than 3 people at one time. Beautifully updated 1 Bd/1 Ba, 462 sf Walnut Creek condo in the Keys Condominiums available February 24th for lease! Close to Walnut Creek BART and downtown Walnut Creek. Community features multiple pools, tennis courts, a clubhouse, and a fitness center. Water, garbage and basic cable included in the rent. Common area laundry facility. Common area storage locker designated for this unit. Kitchen includes refrigerator, dishwasher, electric stove/oven, garbage disposal and countertop microwave. Master bedroom includes walk-in closet. One designated carport space for unit. One small pet (must be less than 25 lbs) negotiable upon owner approval with additional deposit. NO PET RENT! Central Heat/AC. Please call Christian Vickery with Vickery Properties at 925-202-7110 to schedule a viewing. Vickery Properties: DRE Lic #02040923 (RLNE5486267)
1 Unit Available
1470 Creekside Dr #31
1470 Creekside Drive
Walnut Creek, CA
1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$2,100
1128 sqft
Last updated March 5 at 10:37 AM
Walnut Creek 2 bedroom 1.5 bath condo near downtown! - Very nice 2 bedroom 1.5 bath condo within walking distance to downtown! This unit is 1128 sq ft. and has newer carpet, electric range, dishwasher, refrigerator, large patio, large closets, quiet complex, community laundry, carport and more! Monthly rent: $2100 Security deposit: $2100 To view more properties and print applications please visit aaapm.com For viewing information call Alex (925) 207-8617. AAA Property Management DRE License #00856331 AAA PROPERTY MANAGEMENT POLICIES AND DISCLOSURES RENTAL QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS AAA Property Management is an equal opportunity housing provider and strictly adheres to Fair Housing Laws. AAA Property Management does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status or disability. All occupants 18 years or older must apply as an Applicant and will be required to sign a lease/rental agreement. Occupants who are 18 years of age or older and considered to be under the care of adult occupant may be exempt from qualifying and signing a lease/rental agreement. This may include, but not be limited to; adult children of adult occupant, non working parents of adult occupant, etc. Applicants will be qualified based on the following criteria: Credit History: *Minimum 675 Fico Score • Applicants who have filed bankruptcy within the last three (3) years will be declined. • Applicants with any unpaid collection accounts will be declined. • Applicants with any charge offs within the last (2) will be declined. • Applicants with no credit history may be declined. • Applicants must have a minimum of two (2) satisfactory credit report accounts to be considered. • Applicants with current unpaid late payments, liens, judgments will be denied. • Applicants with paid late payments must have two satisfactory accounts for each late payment or applicant will be denied. Rental History: • Applicant must have two (2) years of verifiable rental history. If Applicant has lived in a property owned by Applicant for four (4) or more of previous years, verifiable rental history requirement will be waived. • Applicant must receive satisfactory standing from current and previous landlord (s) in regards to payment history, condition of property during tenancy, upon vacating and ability to adhere to terms of lease agreement and/or any rules or regulations with regard to Property. • Applicant(s) with a prior eviction or unlawful detainer will be declined. Income Requirement: • Applicant must have two (2) years of verifiable income history. • Total gross income of all qualified Applicants as signatures on lease must equal to a minimum of three (3) times the monthly rent amount. Applicant(s) are hereby made aware that the Security Deposit will be equal to 100% of monthly rental amount (rounded to nearest $100.00). The Security Deposit may be increased for pets. Final acceptance of Applicant(s) is the decision of the Property Owner and not AAA Property Management. All decisions will be made by Owner within the guidelines of current Real Estate Laws and Requirements. (RLNE3200772)
1 Unit Available
1315 Alma Ave. Unit 141
1315 Alma Avenue
Walnut Creek, CA | Downtown Walnut Creek
1 Bedroom
$2,200
751 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Last updated March 5 at 10:37 AM
Gorgeous One Bedroom Condo in DownTown of Walnut Creek! - Beautiful one bedroom condo in super convenience location at Walnut Creek Downtown. Large living room with a balcony, separate bedroom and large bathroom. Granite counter tops, in unit washer /dryer. Gated community with a gorgeous courtyard, fitness, club house and BB area, indoor secured parking. Close to downtown, Bart station. Easy access to freeways. A joy to live in! Long term lease. Text to agt. for showing: 925-216-1772. No Pets Allowed (RLNE2669205)
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The average rent for a studio apartment in Walnut Creek is $2,378.
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City Guide for Walnut Creek, CA

This song goes out to a good friend of mine /He lives life to the fullest, (yeah) every single day /Down in Oakland /I'm gonna find them /I'm gonna get them -- From "Down in Oakland" by the Transplants

Walnut Creek is in the East Bay part of the San Francisco Bay Area, just 15 minutes away from Oakland in Northern California. It serves its purpose as an Oakland suburb for those who want to work in a big city but live in a smaller area. If living life to the fullest sounds good to you, check out the rental options here before you decide whether you want to join the growing number of residents who call Walnut Creek home. See more

What to keep in mind when looking for cheap apartments in Walnut Creek, CA

Finding cheap apartments in Walnut Creek 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 Walnut Creek 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 Walnut Creek 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 Walnut Creek.

The building you choose can also make a difference in finding a cheap apartment in Walnut Creek. 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 Walnut Creek.