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53 Apartments under 1800 for rent in Newton, MA

Last updated December 11 at 7:43pm UTC
383 Langley
Bowen - Thompsonville
Newton, MA
Updated December 11 at 7:43pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,675
979 Chestnut St Apt 3
Newton Upper Falls
Newton, MA
Updated December 2 at 11:26am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,600
Results within 1 miles of Newton, MA
251 Faniuel
Oak Square
Boston, MA
Updated December 11 at 7:43pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,700
370 Chestnut Hill Ave Apt 2
Commonwealth
Boston, MA
Updated December 2 at 11:25am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,650
319 Allston St #6
St. Elizabeth's
Boston, MA
Updated November 30 at 11:11am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,700
Results within 5 miles of Newton, MA
MBH Apartments
1126 Boylston Street
Boston, MA
Updated November 22 at 12:40am UTC
Studio
$1,775
1 Bedroom
$2,000
2 Bedrooms
$3,050
Centre Street Apartments
1799 Centre Street
Boston, MA
Updated November 22 at 12:40am UTC
Studio
$1,350
1 Bedroom
$1,450
2 Bedrooms
$1,700
26 Allston Street Apartments
26 Allston Street
Boston, MA
Updated November 22 at 12:40am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,600
2 Bedrooms
$2,045
Hamilton Court
550 Belmont Street
Watertown Town, MA
Updated June 29 at 1:51am UTC
Studio
$1,650
1 Bedroom
$1,800
Dudley Street
11 Dudley Street
Arlington, MA
Updated June 29 at 1:51am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,600
1234 Commonwealth Ave.
Commonwealth
Boston, MA
Updated December 11 at 11:22am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,650
46 S Huntington Ave 23
Mission Hill
Boston, MA
Updated December 11 at 10:28am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,700
131 Rindge
North Cambridge
Cambridge, MA
Updated December 11 at 7:24pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,100
3 Bedrooms
Ask
166 Colorado Street
Southern Mattapan
Boston, MA
Updated December 11 at 7:24pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,600
63 Roanoke Rd
West Street - River Street
Boston, MA
Updated December 11 at 7:24pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,600
111 Park Dr Apt 33
Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood
Boston, MA
Updated December 7 at 11:01am UTC
Studio
$1,675
1470 Beacon St Apt 23
Washington Square
Brookline, MA
Updated December 2 at 11:21am UTC
Studio
$1,775
55 Colborne Rd Apt 3
St. Elizabeth's
Boston, MA
Updated December 2 at 11:21am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,775
64 Brighton Ave Apt 204
Commonwealth
Boston, MA
Updated December 1 at 11:39am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,600
171 South Street
Jamaica Central - South Sumner
Boston, MA
Updated December 1 at 11:38am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,475
60 Queensberry St Apt 12
Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood
Boston, MA
Updated December 1 at 11:36am UTC
Studio
$1,725
1246 Commonwealth Ave # 17
Commonwealth
Boston, MA
Updated November 30 at 11:10am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,700

December 2018 Newton Rent Report

Welcome to the December 2018 Newton Rent Report. Newton rents increased over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Newton rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro, state, and nation.

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December 2018 Newton Rent Report

Welcome to the December 2018 Newton Rent Report. Newton rents increased over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Newton rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro, state, and nation.

Newton rents increase sharply over the past month

Newton rents have increased 2.6% over the past month, and have increased sharply by 10.3% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Newton stand at $1,980 for a one-bedroom apartment and $2,460 for a two-bedroom. This is the second straight month that the city has seen rent increases after a decline in September. Newton's year-over-year rent growth leads the state average of 3.0%, as well as the national average of 1.3%.

Rents rising across the Boston Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Newton, but across the entire metro. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in the Boston metro, all of them have seen prices rise. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the metro.

  • Newton has the most expensive rents in the Boston metro, with a two-bedroom median of $2,460; the city has also seen rent growth of 10.3% over the past year, the fastest in the metro.
  • Over the past month, Brockton has seen the biggest rent drop in the metro, with a decline of 1.0%. Median two-bedrooms there cost $1,640, while one-bedrooms go for $1,320.
  • Lowell has the least expensive rents in the Boston metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,530; rents fell 0.3% over the past month but rose 1.9% over the past year.

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Newton

As rents have increased sharply in Newton, large cities nationwide have seen rents grow more modestly, or in some cases, even decline. Compared to most large cities across the country, Newton is less affordable for renters.

  • Newton's median two-bedroom rent of $2,460 is above the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.3% over the past year compared to the 10.3% increase in Newton.
  • While Newton's rents rose sharply over the past year, some cities nationwide saw decreases, including Baltimore (-1.2%) and Seattle (-0.4%).
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in Newton than most large cities. For example, Philadelphia has a median 2BR rent of $1,170, where Newton is more than twice that price.

For more information check out our national report. You can also access our full data for cities and counties across the U.S. at this link.
City Median 1BR price Median 2BR price M/M price change Y/Y price change
Boston $1,690 $2,090 -0.2% 1.8%
Lowell $1,230 $1,530 -0.3% 1.9%
Cambridge $1,810 $2,240 -0.5% 3.0%
Brockton $1,320 $1,640 -1.0% 1.7%
Quincy $1,500 $1,860 -0.3% 1.4%
Newton $1,980 $2,460 2.6% 10.3%
Lawrence $1,360 $1,690 -0.1% 1.7%
Somerville $1,690 $2,100 -0.1% 4.8%
Framingham $1,510 $1,880 -0.1% 2.1%
Haverhill $1,240 $1,530 0.4% 4.4%
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Methodology - Recent Updates:

Data from private listing sites, including our own, tends to skew toward luxury apartments, which introduces sample bias when estimates are calculated directly from these listings. To address these limitations, we’ve recently made major updates to our methodology, which we believe have greatly improved the accuracy and reliability of our estimates.

Read more about our new methodology below, or see a more detailed post here.

Methodology:

Apartment List is committed to making our rent estimates the best and most accurate available. To do this, we start with reliable median rent statistics from the Census Bureau, then extrapolate them forward to the current month using a growth rate calculated from our listing data. In doing so, we use a same-unit analysis similar to Case-Shiller’s approach, comparing only units that are available across both time periods to provide an accurate picture of rent growth in cities across the country.

Our approach corrects for the sample bias inherent in other private sources, producing results that are much closer to statistics published by the Census Bureau and HUD. Our methodology also allows us to construct a picture of rent growth over an extended period of time, with estimates that are updated each month.

Read more about our methodology here.

About Rent Reports:

Apartment List publishes monthly reports on rental trends for hundreds of cities across the U.S. We intend these reports to be a source of reliable information that help renters and policymakers make sound decisions, and we invest significant time and effort in gathering and analyzing rent data. Our work is covered regularly by journalists across the country.

We are continuously working to improve our methodology and data, with the goal of providing renters with the information that they need to make the best decisions.