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28 Apartments under 800 for rent in Pontiac, MI

Last updated October 19 at 3:22pm UTC
159 CADILLAC Street
Fairgrove
Pontiac, MI
Updated October 19 at 2:48pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$785
644 Lounsbury Ave
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated October 18 at 6:24am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$785
12 Jefferson St
Fairgrove
Pontiac, MI
Updated October 16 at 12:54pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$700
248 W Ann Arbor Ave
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated October 12 at 1:12pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$700
89 N Roselawn St
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated September 13 at 3:26pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$750
152 Washington St
Pontiac
Pontiac, MI
Updated September 11 at 5:51pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$500
24 Stephens Ct
Fairgrove
Pontiac, MI
Updated July 27 at 9:54am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$750
Waterford Square
950 Village Green Ln
Auburn Hills, MI
Updated October 18 at 2:06pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$715
2 Bedrooms
$790
4345 MEIGS Avenue
, MI
Updated October 19 at 2:48pm UTC
Studio
$375
4191 FARNER Avenue
, MI
Updated October 19 at 2:47pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$750
Results within 5 miles of Pontiac, MI
4512 DIXIE Highway
, MI
Updated September 19 at 5:25am UTC
Studio
$799
995 N Cass Lake Rd
, MI
Updated September 5 at 5:36pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$725
Regal Towers
27500 Franklin Rd
Southfield, MI
Updated October 18 at 6:08pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$709
2 Bedrooms
$829
3 Bedrooms
$1,099
Highland Towers
25225 Greenfield Road
Southfield, MI
Updated October 19 at 3:22pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$630
2 Bedrooms
$800
Results within 10 miles of Pontiac, MI
Amber Apartments of Royal Oak
3807 Crooks Road
Royal Oak, MI
Updated October 19 at 3:22pm UTC
Studio
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1 Bedroom
$715
2 Bedrooms
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24333 Southfield Road
Southfield
Southfield, MI
Updated October 19 at 2:48pm UTC
Studio
$500
2820 W MAPLE Road
The Transit Center
Troy, MI
Updated October 19 at 2:47pm UTC
Studio
$385
96 S Washington St
Downtown Oxford
Oxford, MI
Updated October 12 at 7:13pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$750
832 Farnsworth Rd Apt 3
, MI
Updated October 5 at 10:47am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$700
18 Lincoln St
Seminole Hills
Pontiac, MI
Updated October 12 at 11:12am UTC
1 Bedroom
$525
171 Jefferson St
Fairgrove
Pontiac, MI
Updated August 29 at 9:51am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$750
166 Summit View Ct
, MI
Updated October 10 at 9:41am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$775
179 Summit St
Fairgrove
Pontiac, MI
Updated October 1 at 1:55pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$775

October 2018 Pontiac Rent Report

Welcome to the October 2018 Pontiac Rent Report. Pontiac rents increased 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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October 2018 Pontiac Rent Report

Welcome to the October 2018 Pontiac Rent Report. Pontiac rents increased 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 increased slightly over the past month

Pontiac rents have increased 0.2% over the past month, and have increased marginally by 0.8% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Pontiac stand at $730 for a one-bedroom apartment and $950 for a two-bedroom. This is the third straight month that the city has seen rent increases after a decline in June. Pontiac's year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 1.0%, as well as the national average of 0.9%.

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, 9 of them have seen prices rise. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the metro.

  • Taylor has seen rents fall by 1.5% over the past year, the biggest drop in the metro. It also has the least expensive rents in the Detroit metro, with a two-bedroom median of $870.
  • Troy 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 0.5% over the past month, the fastest in the metro.

Pontiac rents more affordable than many large cities nationwide

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

  • Rents increased slightly 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 1.4% in Lansing and 1.2% in Grand Rapids.
  • Pontiac's median two-bedroom rent of $950 is below the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 0.9% over the past year compared to the 0.8% increase in Pontiac.
  • While Pontiac's rents rose marginally over the past year, many cities nationwide saw decreases, including Baltimore (-2.3%), El Paso (-1.4%), and Chicago (-0.9%).
  • 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 $680 $890 -0.2% 0.3%
Warren $760 $990 -0.4% 3.9%
Sterling Heights $820 $1,070 -0.3% 1.0%
Dearborn $1,010 $1,320 -0.1% 1.8%
Westland $740 $960 0.1% 1.1%
Troy $1,020 $1,330 0.5% 1.5%
Southfield $900 $1,170 0.1% 1.3%
Taylor $670 $870 -0.3% -1.5%
Pontiac $730 $950 0.2% 0.8%
Royal Oak $830 $1,080 -0.1% 0.2%
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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.