207 Apartments under 1100 for rent in Towson, MD

Last updated November 20 at 4:54am UTC
Results within 1 miles of Towson, MD
1 WINDBLOWN COURT
Baltimore
Baltimore, MD
Updated November 11 at 2:25am UTC
1 Bedroom
$900
323 HOMELAND SOUTHWAY
Mid-Charles
Baltimore, MD
Updated November 17 at 2:25am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,000
1900 JOPPA RD E #B
Parkville
Parkville, MD
Updated November 20 at 1:49am UTC
Studio
$750
9 WINDBLOWN COURT
Baltimore
Baltimore, MD
Updated November 11 at 2:35am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,000
8527 Chestnut Oak Rd 1st Floor
Ridgeleigh
Parkville, MD
Updated November 16 at 12:07pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$750
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7834 WENDOVER AVENUE
Parkville
Parkville, MD
Updated November 11 at 2:34am UTC
1 Bedroom
$795
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November 2017 Towson Rent Report

Welcome to the November 2017 Towson Rent Report. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Towson rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the state and nation.

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November 2017 Towson Rent Report

Welcome to the November 2017 Towson Rent Report. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Towson rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the state and nation.

Towson rents declined marginally over the past month

Towson rents have declined 0.1% over the past month, and have decreased significantly by 2.9% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Towson stand at $1,210 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,520 for a two-bedroom. This is the second straight month that the city has seen rent decreases after an increase in August. Towson's year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 1.4%, as well as the national average of 2.7%.

Rents rising across cities in Maryland

While rent decreases have been occurring in the city of Towson over the past year, cities in the rest of the state are seeing the opposite trend. Rents have risen in 8 of the largest 10 cities in Maryland for which we have data. The state as a whole logged rent growth of 1.4% over the past year. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the state.

  • Looking throughout the state, Bethesda is the most expensive of all Maryland's major cities, with a median two-bedroom rent of $2,390; of the 10 largest Maryland cities that we have data for, 3 have seen rents fall year-over-year, with Waldorf experiencing the fastest decline (-1.3%).
  • Baltimore and Frederick have both experienced year-over-year growth above the state average (2.5% and 2.4%, respectively).

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Towson

As rents have fallen significantly in Towson, many large cities nationwide have seen prices increase, in some cases substantially. Compared to most large cities across the country, Towson is less affordable for renters.

  • Towson's median two-bedroom rent of $1,520 is above the national average of $1,160. Nationwide, rents have grown by 2.7% over the past year compared to the 2.9% decline in Towson.
  • While rents in Towson fell significantly over the past year, many cities nationwide saw increases, including Columbus (+3.1%), Minneapolis (+1.6%), and Detroit (+1.4%).
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in Towson than most large cities. For example, Detroit has a median 2BR rent of $890, where Towson 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
Baltimore $960 $1,200 -0.5% 2.5%
Columbia $1,520 $1,900 -0.6% 0.1%
Glen Burnie $1,160 $1,450 -0.3% 0.0%
Towson $1,210 $1,520 -0.1% -2.9%
Annapolis $1,440 $1,800 -0.4% -1.1%
Odenton $1,770 $2,230 0.5% 1.3%
Owings Mills $1,190 $1,500 -0.1% 0.3%
Elkridge $1,430 $1,790 -2.1% 1.3%

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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.

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