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129 Houses for rent in Germantown, MD

Last updated September 20 at 1:10am UTC
14110 BEAR CREEK DRIVE
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated September 20 at 1:08am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$3,000
20134 Timber Oak Lane
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated September 13 at 3:36pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,575
18213 Coachmans Rd
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated September 13 at 3:33pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$2,300
11708 DOXDAM TERRACE
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated September 13 at 3:29am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,950
13505 WALNUTWOOD LANE
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated September 11 at 10:58pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,050
20206 Waterside Drive
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated September 11 at 10:46am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,850
18010 CHALET DR. #201
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated September 10 at 1:52pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,450
17812 FAIRLADY WAY
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated September 8 at 11:00am UTC
5 Bedrooms
$3,200
20409 ALDERLEAF TER
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated June 22 at 10:27am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,150
20219 MAPLE LEAF CT
Montgomery Village
Montgomery Village, MD
Updated September 15 at 12:58pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,975
21905 IVY LEAF DRIVE
Clarksburg
Clarksburg, MD
Updated September 8 at 10:28pm UTC
5 Bedrooms
$2,995
13821 SADDLEVIEW DRIVE
Gaithersburg
Gaithersburg, MD
Updated September 20 at 1:10am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,400
19601 GALWAY BAY DR. #302
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated September 17 at 2:20pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,199
12421 Hickory Tree Way #113-C
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated September 15 at 1:02pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,400
20417 PERIDOT LANE
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated September 7 at 6:44pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$2,500
13329 Waterside Cir Montgomery County
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated September 7 at 9:59am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,900
1 WARRIOR BROOK COURT
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated September 6 at 3:19am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$2,050
18704 HARMONY WOODS LN.
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated September 1 at 10:00am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,995
13562 Station St
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated September 1 at 10:00am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,100
Results within 1 miles of Germantown, MD
18722 Curry Powder Lane
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated September 1 at 9:59am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,550
18506 CROSSVIEW ROAD
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated August 21 at 9:41am UTC
5 Bedrooms
$2,950
13016 Country Ridge Dr
Germantown
Germantown, MD
Updated August 19 at 9:00am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,750
Results within 5 miles of Germantown, MD
406 CAULFIELD LANE
Gaithersburg
Gaithersburg, MD
Updated September 4 at 7:26pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$4,600
14714 SPRINGFIELD ROAD
Darnestown
Darnestown, MD
Updated September 20 at 1:09am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$5,000

September 2018 Germantown Rent Report

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

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September 2018 Germantown Rent Report

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

Germantown rents declined significantly over the past month

Germantown rents have declined 0.4% over the past month, but have increased marginally by 0.9% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Germantown stand at $1,680 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,940 for a two-bedroom. This is the second straight month that the city has seen rent decreases after an increase in June. Germantown's year-over-year rent growth leads the state average of 0.6%, but trails the national average of 1.0%.

Rents rising across the DC Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Germantown, but across the entire metro. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in the DC 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.

  • Frederick has the least expensive rents in the DC metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,550; the city has also experienced the fastest rent growth in the metro, with a year-over-year increase of 3.8%.
  • Over the past month, Germantown has seen the biggest rent drop in the metro, with a decline of 0.4%. Median two-bedrooms there cost $1,940, while one-bedrooms go for $1,680.
  • Bethesda has the most expensive rents of the largest cities in the DC metro, with a two-bedroom median of $2,470; rents were up 0.1% over the past month and 3.0% over the past year.

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Germantown

As rents have increased marginally in Germantown, large cities nationwide have seen rents grow more quickly. Compared to most large cities across the country, Germantown is less affordable for renters.

  • While Maryland as a whole logged rent growth of 0.6% over the past year, other cities across the state have seen rents decline significantly. For example, rents have fallen by 2.1% in Baltimore.
  • Germantown's median two-bedroom rent of $1,940 is above the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.0% over the past year compared to the 0.9% increase in Germantown.
  • While Germantown's rents rose marginally over the past year, some cities nationwide saw decreases, including Seattle (-2.4%) and Chicago (-1.6%).
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in Germantown than most large cities. For example, Philadelphia has a median 2BR rent of $1,170, where Germantown is more than one-and-a-half times 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
Washington, DC $1,350 $1,560 0.4% 0.3%
Arlington $1,810 $2,100 0.4% 1.7%
Alexandria $1,590 $1,830 -0.1% 0.7%
Germantown $1,680 $1,940 -0.4% 0.9%
Silver Spring $1,530 $1,760 0.4% 1.5%
Centreville $1,640 $1,900 0.8% 0.9%
Waldorf $1,720 $1,990 0.1% 2.7%
Frederick $1,340 $1,550 -0.2% 3.8%
Rockville $1,740 $2,010 0.6% 0.3%
Bethesda $2,140 $2,470 0.1% 3.0%
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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.