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33 Apartments under 800 for rent in Pontiac, MI

Last updated December 13 at 7:57am UTC
152 Washington
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated December 13 at 7:50am UTC
1 Bedroom
$500
27 Palmer
Franklin Boulevard
Pontiac, MI
Updated December 13 at 7:50am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$650
773 Owego
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated December 13 at 7:50am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$775
159 Cadillac Street
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated December 13 at 7:57am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$750
111 W Cornell
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated December 13 at 7:50am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$795
112 Starlite Lane
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated December 13 at 7:16am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$725
744 St Clair
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated December 7 at 11:03am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$700
62 Court St
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated December 4 at 11:20am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$700
650 Lebaron
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated December 13 at 7:50am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$775
17 Maynard Ct
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated November 28 at 10:35am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$775
14 Jefferson St
Fairgrove
Pontiac, MI
Updated November 28 at 10:28am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$700
576 Montana Ave
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated November 15 at 11:50am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$700
171 Jefferson St
Fairgrove
Pontiac, MI
Updated November 15 at 11:50am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$750
248 W Ann Arbor Ave
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated November 15 at 11:50am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$700
Waterford Square
950 Village Green Ln
Oakland County, MI
Updated November 1 at 5:47pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$655
2 Bedrooms
$820
4512 DIXIE Highway
Oakland County
Oakland County, MI
Updated December 13 at 1:47am UTC
Studio
$750
4916 WOOD Street
Oakland County
Oakland County, MI
Updated December 13 at 1:47am UTC
1 Bedroom
$750
Results within 1 miles of Pontiac, MI
4345 MEIGS Avenue
Oakland County
Oakland County, MI
Updated December 13 at 1:47am UTC
Studio
$375
Results within 5 miles of Pontiac, MI
Regal Towers
27500 Franklin Rd
Southfield, MI
Updated December 13 at 7:19am UTC
1 Bedroom
$709
2 Bedrooms
$829
3 Bedrooms
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Highland Towers
25225 Greenfield Road
Southfield, MI
Updated December 13 at 4:17am UTC
1 Bedroom
$650
2 Bedrooms
$800
24 Stephens Ct
Fairgrove
Pontiac, MI
Updated November 21 at 11:14am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$775
818 Cedar St
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated November 15 at 3:10pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$700
Results within 10 miles of Pontiac, MI
493 Kenilworth Ave
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated November 15 at 11:50am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$775
20 N Tilden Ave
, MI
Updated December 6 at 11:15am UTC
1 Bedroom
$530

December 2018 Pontiac Rent Report

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

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December 2018 Pontiac Rent Report

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

Pontiac rents declined over the past month

Pontiac rents have remained flat over the past month, however, they have increased slightly by 1.1% year-over-year. Currently, median rents in Pontiac stand at $730 for a one-bedroom apartment and $940 for a two-bedroom. Pontiac's year-over-year rent growth leads the state average of 1.0%, but trails the national average of 1.3%.

Rents rising across the Detroit Metro

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

  • Dearborn has the most expensive rents in the Detroit metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,330; the city has also seen rent growth of 3.2% over the past year, the fastest in the metro.
  • Taylor has the least expensive rents in the Detroit metro, with a two-bedroom median of $890; rents were up 0.6% over the past month but remained flat year-over-year.

Pontiac rents more affordable than many large cities nationwide

As rents have increased slightly in Pontiac, large cities nationwide have seen rents grow more quickly. Pontiac is still more affordable than most large cities across the country.

  • Rents increased marginally in other cities across the state, with Michigan as a whole logging rent growth of 1.0% over the past year. For example, rents have grown by 1.2% in Lansing and 1.0% in Grand Rapids.
  • Pontiac's median two-bedroom rent of $940 is below the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.3% over the past year compared to the 1.1% increase in Pontiac.
  • While Pontiac's rents rose slightly over the past year, some cities nationwide saw decreases, including Baltimore (-1.2%) and El Paso (-0.2%).
  • Renters will find more reasonable prices in Pontiac than most large cities. For example, Chicago has a median 2BR rent of $1,270.

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
Detroit $690 $890 0.2% 1.1%
Warren $780 $1,020 0.8% 3.0%
Sterling Heights $830 $1,080 0.5% 2.1%
Dearborn $1,020 $1,330 0.5% 3.2%
Livonia $940 $1,220 0.1% 3.1%
Westland $740 $970 0.3% 1.6%
Troy $1,020 $1,330 0.1% 1.7%
Southfield $900 $1,180 0.3% 1.8%
Taylor $680 $890 0.6% 0.0%
Pontiac $730 $940 -0.1% 1.1%
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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.