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579 Cheap Apartments for rent in Kansas City, KS

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Rainbow Bridge Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$985
501 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,430
953 sqft
Spacious apartments within walking distance of Mt Marty Park. Fully-equipped kitchens offer plenty of room for meal preparation. The complex has a triple-level sundeck and a swimming pool.
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Royal Ridge Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$776
625 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$865
826 sqft
Located just north of I-70, these apartments offer comfortable design and plenty of room to spread out in. Laundry facilities available in complex. Short drive to Kansas City Kansas Community College or Delaware Park.
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Southridge Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$740
613 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$825
891 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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The Lifestyle You Deserve at SouthRidge Apartments SouthRidge Apartments features newly renovated one, two, and three bedroom apartments for rent in Kansas City, KC. No matter your lifestyle, our community has something for everyone, complete with two swimming pools, a tennis court, and even a dog park for your furriest friends. The walking trails leading to nearby parks are perfect for those looking for a peaceful retreat at the end of a long day. With various floor plans and finishes to choose from, your new place to call home is right here at SouthRidge Apartments. Schedule your personalized tour today; we can't wait to show you around.
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Fox Creek Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
4 Units Available
2 Bedrooms
$825
842 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$970
1000 sqft
Welcome to Fox Creek Apartments, the premier apartment community for those seeking the simple comforts of home. Built for a relaxing lifestyle, Fox Creek is close to the city's finest shopping, dining, and entertainment yet removed from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Offering innovative floor plans, thoughtful design, and exceptional customer service, Fox Creek Apartments provides all of the comfort and convenience you could ever desire. Contact us to tour your new home today!
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The Seven Two Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$733
700 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$821
920 sqft
Proudly featuring classic and spacious homes, the Seven Two is a beautiful and pet-friendly community located in Kansas City, Kansas. You will love the Seven Two's park-like setting setting while still being conveniently close to major highways and everyday shopping, dining, and entertainment. We offer charming one and two bedroom apartment homes in updated styles, sure to fit your lifestyle and personal taste. Call to tour your new home today!
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Woodview Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,013
746 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,502
1180 sqft
Woodview is the apartment you’ve been looking for in Kansas City, KS. Surrounded by gorgeous wooded foliage, our comfortable one- and two-bedroom homes complete with washers and dryers, walk-in closets, and wood-burning fireplaces are the perfect place to live with a lifestyle to love. What’s more, as a member of the community you’ll also have access to our resort-style swimming pool, dog park, and access to nature trails. Find a home at Woodview Apartments, where living more is the new standard.
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Bethany Park Plaza Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$705
615 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$755
700 sqft
Bethany Park Plaza is a smaller, quiet community located just 2 mintues away from Downtown KC and the River Market! Check out our affordable updated apartment homes! We have renovated common area hallways and we are excited to announce brand new decks and lanscaping are in the works! Stop in and tour your new home today!
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Johnson Med Center Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$730
400 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,150
800 sqft
Seize your chance to live in one of the premier apartment communities in Kansas City, KS. Picture coming home every day to the warm embrace of meticulous landscaping, comfortable homes, and thoughtful amenities tailored to enhance your life. Centrally located near the W. 39th Street Corridor, Johnson Med Center is within walking distance to KU Med, and a short drive to The Country Club Plaza, providing you the best of all the shopping, dining, and entertainment that nearby Kansas City has to offer. At last, your search for your new home is over. Johnson Med Center provides its residents a wide selection of unique one and two bedroom apartment homes that feature exclusive community and household amenities like European styled kitchens, controlled entry access, stainless steel appliances, and as well in-unit laundry. Our apartments are the true combination of space, location and convenience all packaged perfectly for you. Stroll through our pet-friendly community with your favorite fur
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4117 The Flats Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$899
825 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Live luxuriously at 4117 The Flats, a community of upscale apartments in Kansas City, Kansas. Here, you'll discover spacious floorplans equipped with stainless steel appliances, private patios and balconies, Google Fiber services, and unlimited access to an on-site laundry facility. Residing at 4117 The Flats places you within walking distance of KU Medical Center and all the shops along 39th Street, as well as a short drive to the eclectic Midtown-Westport neighborhood. Contact us to schedule a tour of your new home today!
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Concord Square Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
7 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$809
790 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$930
850 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$1,090
1050 sqft
Community amenities include concierge, pool, playground and parking. Units feature bathtub, dishwasher, hardwood floors and walk-in closets. Great location, just minutes away from Legends and Kansas Speedway.
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City View at St. Margaret's Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$840
500 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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City View at St. Margaret's is a beautiful modern building featuring 111 residencies in 1, 2 and 3 bedroom configurations with contemporary interiors. St. Margaret's has two stunning rooftop gardens, revealing an incredible view of the downtown Kansas City and Missouri landscape.
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Malvern Hill Photo Gallery 1
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Studio
$745
420 sqft
1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
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Enjoy luxurious living in the city! Welcome Home to Malvern Hill Apartments in Kansas City, Kansas. We are the essence of tranquility tucked among the trees and rolling, lush landscape, to provide a lifestyle that is both attractive and relaxed. Residents are able to enjoy quality restaurants, shopping and entertainment. We are conveniently located just a block away from University Medical Center and the Metro bus line. The great location, controlled gated access, and an outdoor pool are just a few of the amenities our residents enjoy. Come and tour our photo gallery or call us for a personal tour, and let us show you how to make Malvern Hill your next home.
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2452 North 38th Street Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
$1,115
1450 sqft
Renovated and updated these spacious 3 bedroom townhomes feature open floorplans with updated kitchens and bathrooms. Kitchens have new counters, new fixtures, and new appliances. Units have new paint, flooring, fixtures and more. Some Units have White Cabinets, Some Blue. Come Pick your style! Multiple Units within the property so you can pick your location too! More improvements coming this summer and fall to parking lots, exterior landscaping, and buildings. Don't miss your chance to live in this exciting transforming community! Rental Terms: Rent: $1,115, Application Fee: $45, Security Deposit: $750, Available Now This property allows self guided viewing without an appointment. Contact for details.
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936 North 71 Street Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
$950
1225 sqft
This property allows self guided viewing without an appointment. Contact for details.
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12929 Delaware Pkwy Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,050
1203 S 38th St Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$695
650 sqft
This 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom house in Kansas City, KS duplex for $695 per month with a $695 security deposit for qualified applicants. Security deposit alternative with Rhino is available for qualified applicants. Rhino allows you to pay a small monthly premium instead of having to provide a cash security deposit. This property is security monitored. Features include luxury vinyl floors, central air, exterior storage unit, and spacious yard. Electric, gas, water/sewer, trash, lawn care, and snow removal are the responsibility of the resident. Renters insurance is required and 2 pets under 35 lbs are welcome upon approval. Other Charges Pet fees include $250 non-refundable pet fee plus $25 added to monthly rent per pet. $100 one-time administrative fee assessed with lease signing.
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1730 Greeley Ave Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$895
660 sqft
This 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom house in Kansas City, KS rents for $895 per month with a $895 security deposit for qualified applicants. Security deposit alternative with Rhino is available for qualified applicants. Rhino allows you to pay a small monthly premium instead of having to provide a cash security deposit. This property is security monitored. Features include luxury vinyl floors, carpeted bedrooms, tile bath, tile kitchen, washer hook up, basement, window AC, fenced yard and front porch. Electric, gas, water/sewer, trash, lawn care, and snow removal are the responsibility of the resident. Renters insurance is required and 2 pets under 35 lbs are welcome upon approval. Other Charges Pet fees include $250 non-refundable pet fee plus $25 added to monthly rent per pet. $100 one-time administrative fee assessed with lease signing. Amenities: Pets Allowed, Cable-Ready, Washer/Dryer In Unit
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3104 N 51st Ter B Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$875
900 sqft
Unit B Available 06/01/22 2BR 1Bath w/Washer Dryer in Unit - Property Id: 477258 Beautiful 2BR 1Bath Apartment with Washer/Dryer in Unit. Water, Trash and Basic Google WiFi included. Tenant responsible for Gas/Electric. $45 Application Fee. Call or text with questions or to schedule a showing. Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/3104-n-51st-ter-kansas-city-ks-unit-b/477258 Property Id 477258 No Pets Allowed (RLNE7446113)
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4201 S Minnie St 5 Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$975
800 sqft
Unit 5 Available 06/01/22 4201 S Minnie Apt 5 - Property Id: 117794 Newly remodeled two bedroom with one bath. 2nd floor unit. Full size washer/dryer included in the unit. No ground floor laundry dungeons. Two designated off-street parking spots for each apt. 24/7 outdoor lighting on the entire property. Operating security cameras on parking lots and the two coded building entry doors. New carpet will be installed in late May when existing tenant moves out. Walking distance to KU Med School. Vacating tenant lived there his entire 4 years in KU Med. You wont need to look for a place to live while at KU Med. We have multiple KU students and faculty living in the Building. We strive to provide a quiet, safe environment for our studying and working residents. Therefore, we do not allow pets. $975/month. $975 deposit. Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/4201-s-minnie-st-kansas-city-ks-unit-5/117794 Property Id 117794 No Pets Allowed (RLNE7357766)
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6020 Freeman Ave Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
$925
864 sqft
6020 Freeman Ave Available 06/10/22 Completey Renovated 3 Bedroom KCK Home-Available SOON!!! - You cannot apply for, or schedule showings, to any of our properties through Zillow. You must visit Ad Astra Realty's website. Photos may be representative of the unit. Thank you for your interest in our rental home. We DO NOT ADVERTISE ON CRAIGSLIST!! If you see this unit on Craigslist it is a SCAM!! We do not advertise on Craigslist, Facebook Marketplace, Letgo, or Social Serve. If you found this unit on any of those places please call 913.839.2953 Get on the waiting list here: https://homes.rently.com/homes-for-rent/properties/3866307?source=marketing Visit Ad Astra Realty's website to schedule a tour or get on the waiting list. Please use the Rently link provided on our website to request an appointment time or get on the waiting list. We only allow scheduling through the scheduling app, you need not speak with an agent to schedule an appointment or get on the waiting list. We DO NOT recommend applying for a home before you have toured it, application fees are NON-REFUNDABLE and applications are processed as they are received. Due to low inventory for housing in the KC Metro, we are receiving a high volume of applications prior to homes available date. If YOU CHOOSE to apply prior to seeing a home, it is at your own risk and you will receive a response within 24 hours Monday-Friday. Completed applications will be reviewed within 3-7 business days. Information provided through third party websites such as Zillow, Trulia, Zumper, Hotpads, etc. may not be accurate. Please go to Ad Astra Realty's website for the most accurate information. All new paint, flooring, and fixtures in this cute 3 bedroom home!! Exterior has also been re-done, new photos are coming soon. Home sits just a mile from Lindbergh Elementary in Coronado Hills. Schlagle High School District. Huge UN-fenced yard. Offered by Ad Astra Realty, Inc. Visit our website for the most up to date information, application requirements, and process. We never encourage anyone to apply for a home before seeing the inside of any property, as the $45 application fee is non-refundable. Without first touring the home, you truly will not know if it is going to work for you. 12-month minimum lease required. Kitchen appliances included. Tenant pays all utilities and lawn care. No smoking allowed in the home, garage, or basement (if applicable). Pets allowed with an additional non-refundable fee of $325 plus base pet rent $35/mo rent increase for the first pet and an additional $20 for each additional pet. All pets are screened and accepted on a case by case basis, some breed restrictions apply and pet rent may vary depending on the size of your animal. We do not accept Pitbulls, American Bullies, Rottweilers, German Shepherds, Mastiffs, Great Danes, or Dobermans. The application fee is $45 per person and is non-refundable. We do require a credit and background check for every occupant over the age of 18. Applying for a property and paying a $45 non-refundable application fee before viewing it, is completely at your discretion. The completeness of your application is your responsibility, please see the application process tab on our website before applying. We do not have any owners that accept housing vouchers at this time. Visit the website for more information and to schedule an appointment! (RLNE6548682)
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341 Cambridge St Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$1,099
1000 sqft
This 2 bedroom duplex features now flooring and new paint! Kitchen has all new cabinetry and granite countertops and stainless steel appliances! New bathroom! This unit is the bottom floor unit and includes includes lawn care and access to the garage. This rental does not include washer and dryer. We do have some available (based on availability). Washer/dryers rent at $75/month for the combo. We do allow pets! There is a $250 pet initiation fee for the first animal, and $100 for an additional animal. There is a 2-pet max. While we do not have any weight restrictions, monthly pet rent is based off the weight of your dog. Cats are $25/month. Dogs are: $25/month for up to 35 lbs, $50/month for up to 65 lbs, and $75/month for up to 100 lbs. Visit our website rentingkc.com to schedule your showing today!
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4914 Blue Ln Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
$895
800 sqft
Living becomes a bliss if you have a secluded house in a peaceful neighborhood, on a small cul-de sac, with complete privacy of a fenced, thick foliage fence. It has just been freshened with new paint in and out. There's walnut wood flooring in most areas with tiled restrooms and kitchen, complete with a dishwasher, granite countertop and stovetop oven. This home enjoys abundant natural light making the rooms bright and sunny and a layout designed for easy living and entertaining. It comes with a full bath and shower along with another half restroom. It retains the value of peaceful living while being conveniently close to shops, school and transport. It has a beautiful and spacious backyard that is perfect for barbeques, gatherings and parties.
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Infinity at Plaza West Photo Gallery 1
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$830
460 sqft
1 Bedroom
$905
611 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,325
763 sqft
Conveniently located within easy walking distance to shopping, dining, and entertainment. Newly renovated units feature stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, and hardwood floors. Tenants have access to pool, coffee bar, and clubhouse. Pet friendly. Note to client: Quartz countertops are in comment section, but granite countertops are in Unit features.
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The average rent for a studio apartment in Kansas City is $758.

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What to keep in mind when looking for cheap apartments in Kansas City, KS

Finding cheap apartments in Kansas City 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 Kansas City 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 Kansas City 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 Kansas City.

The building you choose can also make a difference in finding a cheap apartment in Kansas City. 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 Kansas City.