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dog friendly apartments
Last updated February 4 2023 at 10:47 AM

136 Dog Friendly Apartments for rent in Portage, MI

Finding an apartment in Portage that accepts your pet may not be easy, but it’s very possible. Keep in mind, most of the time you’ll have to pay a premium for bringing your dog a... Read Guide >
Prinwood Place Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,146
700 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,411
1052 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$1,747
1250 sqft
One-, two- and three-bedroom townhomes and apartments in a leafy neighborhood close to restaurants and shopping. Hardwood floors, dishwashers and walk-in closets in units. On-site laundry, business center and playground. Not far from I-94.
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10495 Pennridge Drive Photo Gallery 1
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4 Bedrooms
$2,295
1750 sqft
**Special promo - sign a lease this month and get first two months for $2,295/mo then return to normal rent of $2,495/mo** Enjoy the perks of a like new single-family home without the hassle of homeownership. This large yard will be newly landscaped in the spring, providing you space to entertain and create memories that last a lifetime. The included 2 car garage provides room to keep your car warm and ice-free in the winter so your loved ones get a toasty warm ride on the most frigid day. An included washer and dryer saves time and energy from driving to the laundry matt allowing you to simply kick back in your favorite chair and relax. The Whirl Pool stainless steel appliance package gives you a kitchen fit for a chef that will have your friends thinking your Gordon Ramsey and begging to come to your parties. This home features custom white cabinetry, granite countertops accented with a beautiful white backsplash to give your kitchen a look that will impress. This home is built with an Energy Smart HERS rating of 58, allow you to save on average $2,224/yr compared to an old rental, putting more money in your pocket to indulge in Starbucks approximately 794 times a year (or how you see fit). **Photos are of similar floorplan, colors and finishes may vary. Pricing based on 24 month lease, 12 month lease available for $50/mo additional. Do not schedule an appointment if you are sick or have had close contact with some who has tested positive for COVID-19. Face mask and compliance with CDC guidelines is required. Limit the number of people in attendance and limit touching surfaces to the extent possible.** https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=q4Ey7FbFJ7P Rental Terms: Rent: $2,295, Application Fee: $25, Security Deposit: $2,495, Available Now Pet Policy: Cats allowed, Dogs allowed Contact us to schedule a showing.
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5625 Downing Street Photo Gallery 1
1 of 17
4 Bedrooms
$2,395
1830 sqft
Enjoy the perks of a single family home, in this newly completed neighborhood without the hassle of homeownership.. The included 2 car garage provides room to keep your car warm and ice-free in the winter so your loved ones get a toasty warm ride on the most frigid day. An included washer and dryer saves time and energy from driving to the laundromat allowing you to simply kick back in your favorite chair and relax. The stainless steel appliance package gives you a kitchen fit for a chef that will have your friends thinking your Gordon Ramsey and begging to come to your parties. This home is built to meet RESNET Energy Smart Rating which could save you on monthly utility cost as compared to home that meets provisions of the 2004 IECC. See representative for more details. Homes are reserved on first serve with signed lease, act quickly. Patios, decks, and sliders differ depending on lot orientation **Stock photos are of floorplan, but colors and finishes may vary.** Rental Terms: Rent: $2,395, Application Fee: $25, Security Deposit: $2,395, Available 2/14/23 Pet Policy: Cats allowed, Dogs allowed Contact us to schedule a showing.
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4462 Burr Ridge Road Photo Gallery 1
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4 Bedrooms
$2,395
1830 sqft
Enjoy the perks of a single family home, in this newly completed neighborhood without the hassle of homeownership.. The included 2 car garage provides room to keep your car warm and ice-free in the winter so your loved ones get a toasty warm ride on the most frigid day. An included washer and dryer saves time and energy from driving to the laundromat allowing you to simply kick back in your favorite chair and relax. The stainless steel appliance package gives you a kitchen fit for a chef that will have your friends thinking your Gordon Ramsey and begging to come to your parties. This home is built to meet RESNET Energy Smart Rating which could save you on monthly utility cost as compared to home that meets provisions of the 2004 IECC. See representative for more details. Homes are reserved on first serve with signed lease, act quickly. Patios, decks, and sliders differ depending on lot orientation **Stock photos are of floorplan, but colors and finishes may vary.** Rental Terms: Rent: $2,395, Application Fee: $25, Security Deposit: $2,395, Available 3/7/23 Pet Policy: Cats allowed, Dogs allowed Contact us to schedule a showing.
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5673 Claremount Street Photo Gallery 1
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4 Bedrooms
$2,495
1810 sqft
**This home will have white walls and trim** **Special promo - sign a lease this month and get first two months for $2,495/mo then return to normal rent of $2,695/mo** Enjoy the perks of a brand new single-family home, in this newly completed neighborhood without the hassle of homeownership. This large yard will be newly landscaped in the spring, providing you space to entertain and create memories that last a lifetime. The included 2 car garage provides room to keep your car warm and ice-free in the winter so your loved ones get a toasty warm ride on the most frigid day. An included washer and dryer saves time and energy from driving to the laundromat allowing you to simply kick back in your favorite chair and relax. The stainless steel appliance package gives you a kitchen fit for a chef that will have your friends thinking your Gordon Ramsey and begging to come to your parties. This home is built to meet RESNET Energy Smart Rating which could save you on monthly utility cost as compared to home that meets provisions of the 2004 IECC. See representative for more details. Homes are reserved on first serve with signed lease, act quickly. Patios, decks, and sliders differ depending on lot orientation **Home under construction – photos are of floorplan, but colors and finishes may vary.** Rental Terms: Rent: $2,495, Application Fee: $25, Security Deposit: $2,695, Available Now Pet Policy: Cats allowed, Dogs allowed Contact us to schedule a showing.
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1827 Bluff Ridge Court Photo Gallery 1
1 of 20
3 Bedrooms
$2,195
1605 sqft
**Special promo - sign a lease this month and get first two months for $2,195/mo then return to normal rent of $2,495/mo** Enjoy the perks of a single family home, in this newly completed neighborhood without the hassle of homeownership.. The included 2 car garage provides room to keep your car warm and ice-free in the winter so your loved ones get a toasty warm ride on the most frigid day. An included washer and dryer saves time and energy from driving to the laundromat allowing you to simply kick back in your favorite chair and relax. The stainless steel appliance package gives you a kitchen fit for a chef that will have your friends thinking your Gordon Ramsey and begging to come to your parties. This home is built to meet RESNET Energy Smart Rating which could save you on monthly utility cost as compared to home that meets provisions of the 2004 IECC. See representative for more details. Homes are reserved on first serve with signed lease, act quickly. Patios, decks, and sliders differ depending on lot orientation **Stock photos are of floorplan, but colors and finishes may vary.** Rental Terms: Rent: $2,195, Application Fee: $25, Security Deposit: $2,495, Available Now Pet Policy: Cats allowed, Dogs allowed Contact us to schedule a showing.
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5679 Claremount Street Photo Gallery 1
1 of 27
4 Bedrooms
$1,995
1830 sqft
**Special promo - sign a lease this month and get first two months for $1,995/mo then return to normal rent of $2,295/mo** Enjoy the perks of a brand new single-family home, in this newly completed neighborhood without the hassle of homeownership. This large yard will be newly landscaped in the spring, providing you space to entertain and create memories that last a lifetime. The included 2 car garage provides room to keep your car warm and ice-free in the winter so your loved ones get a toasty warm ride on the most frigid day. An included washer and dryer saves time and energy from driving to the laundromat allowing you to simply kick back in your favorite chair and relax. The stainless steel appliance package gives you a kitchen fit for a chef that will have your friends thinking your Gordon Ramsey and begging to come to your parties. This home is built to meet RESNET Energy Smart Rating which could save you on monthly utility cost as compared to home that meets provisions of the 2004 IECC. See representative for more details. Homes are reserved on first serve with signed lease, act quickly. Patios, decks, and sliders differ depending on lot orientation **Home under construction – photos are of floorplan, but colors and finishes may vary.** Rental Terms: Rent: $1,995, Application Fee: $25, Security Deposit: $2,295, Available Now Pet Policy: Cats allowed, Dogs allowed Contact us to schedule a showing.
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1733 Bluff Ridge Court Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
$2,095
1610 sqft
**Special promo - sign a lease this month and get first two months for $2,095/mo then return to normal rent of $2,395/mo** Enjoy the perks of a brand new single-family home, in this newly completed neighborhood without the hassle of homeownership. This large yard will be newly landscaped in the spring, providing you space to entertain and create memories that last a lifetime. The included 2 car garage provides room to keep your car warm and ice-free in the winter so your loved ones get a toasty warm ride on the most frigid day. An included washer and dryer saves time and energy from driving to the laundromat allowing you to simply kick back in your favorite chair and relax. The stainless steel appliance package gives you a kitchen fit for a chef that will have your friends thinking your Gordon Ramsey and begging to come to your parties. This home is built to meet RESNET Energy Smart Rating which could save you on monthly utility cost as compared to home that meets provisions of the 2004 IECC. See representative for more details. Homes are reserved on first serve with signed lease, act quickly. Patios, decks, and sliders differ depending on lot orientation **Home under construction – photos are of floorplan, but colors and finishes may vary.** Rental Terms: Rent: $2,095, Application Fee: $25, Security Deposit: $2,395, Available Now Pet Policy: Cats allowed, Dogs allowed Contact us to schedule a showing.
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10290 Pennridge Drive Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
$1,795
1530 sqft
**Special promo - sign a lease this month and get first two months for $1,795/mo then return to normal rent of $1,995/mo** Enjoy the perks of a condo, in this newly completed neighborhood without the hassle of homeownership.. The included 2 car garage provides room to keep your car warm and ice-free in the winter so your loved ones get a toasty warm ride on the most frigid day. An included washer and dryer saves time and energy from driving to the laundromat allowing you to simply kick back in your favorite chair and relax. The stainless steel appliance package gives you a kitchen fit for a chef that will have your friends thinking your Gordon Ramsey and begging to come to your parties. This home is built to meet RESNET Energy Smart Rating which could save you on monthly utility cost as compared to home that meets provisions of the 2004 IECC. See representative for more details. Homes are reserved on first serve with signed lease, act quickly. Patios, decks, and sliders differ depending on lot orientation **Stock photos are of floorplan, but colors and finishes may vary.** Rental Terms: Rent: $1,795, Application Fee: $25, Security Deposit: $1,995, Available Now Pet Policy: Cats allowed, Dogs allowed Contact us to schedule a showing.
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4206 Branch Ave Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$825
850 sqft
Two bedroom, one bath duplex. Eat in kitchen includes stove and refrigerator. Lawn and snow included. Great Portage location. Common area shared washer/dryer. $10 per month utility fee to cover water/sewer. Email kzooleasing@bhhsmi.com to request an application. (RLNE7904055)
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10205 Woodlawn Drive Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
$2,450
1376 sqft
Furnished three bedroom home on Austin Lake! - Furnished, recently updated home on Austin Lake. Great upgrades including new flooring, light fixtures, window treatments, kitchen, stainless steel appliances. The deck offers stunning lake views and stairs that lead down to your 45 feet of lake frontage. The lake home features three bedrooms and one and half bathrooms. Additionally, you will find a 2 stall garage that provides great storage. Fenced in backyard! Tenant responsible for all utilities. Cleaning fee: $200 due at lease signing Application Fee: $45 Security Deposit: Equal to 1-1.5x the monthly rent and determined based on application strength. Schedule a showing on our website: jaquarealtors.com Jaqua Property Management is an equal opportunity housing provider. Jaqua does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, or familial status. No Cats Allowed (RLNE7832498)
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6780 Edgefield St Photo Gallery 1
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4 Bedrooms
$2,200
1886 sqft
6780 Edgefield St Available 03/01/23 Spacious 4 Bedroom 3 Bathroom home - Welcome home! This updated, open concept ranch has plenty of natural light throughout and many updates, including new carpet & laminate wood flooring. The kitchen and dining room flow into the living room. The main floor boasts 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, including the master suite. The lower level has a complete 2nd kitchen with double oven and refrigerator, rec room, 4th bedroom and 3rd bathroom. Attached 2 car garage and beautifully maintained yard with inground sprinklers and a private deck leading off the dining area. Application Fee: $45 Security Deposit: Equal to 1-1.5x the monthly rent and determined based on application strength. Resident Service Package (included in all leases): $15/month Schedule a showing on our website: www.jaquarealtors.com 1 year lease or longer. Pet(s) allowed for a non-refundable fee of $400 per pet and $25 per pet/per month. $300 cleaning fee is due at lease signing. Tenant is responsible for all utilities, lawn care and snow removal. This is a non smoking property. (RLNE7174682)
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1801 Bluff Ridge Court Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
$2,795
1605 sqft
1801 Bluff Ridge Court Available 02/20/23 - Enjoy the perks of a single family home, in this newly completed neighborhood without the hassle of homeownership.. The included 2 car garage provides room to keep your car warm and ice-free in the winter so your loved ones get a toasty warm ride on the most frigid day. An included washer and dryer saves time and energy from driving to the laundromat allowing you to simply kick back in your favorite chair and relax. The stainless steel appliance package gives you a kitchen fit for a chef that will have your friends thinking your Gordon Ramsey and begging to come to your parties. This home is built to meet RESNET Energy Smart Rating which could save you on monthly utility cost as compared to home that meets provisions of the 2004 IECC. See representative for more details. Homes are reserved on first serve with signed lease, act quickly. Patios, decks, and sliders differ depending on lot orientation **Stock photos are of floorplan, but colors and finishes may vary.** (RLNE6984934)
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10414 Pennridge Drive Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
$2,395
1530 sqft
10414 Pennridge Drive Available 03/27/23 - Enjoy the perks of a single family home, in this newly completed neighborhood without the hassle of homeownership.. The included 2 car garage provides room to keep your car warm and ice-free in the winter so your loved ones get a toasty warm ride on the most frigid day. An included washer and dryer saves time and energy from driving to the laundromat allowing you to simply kick back in your favorite chair and relax. The stainless steel appliance package gives you a kitchen fit for a chef that will have your friends thinking your Gordon Ramsey and begging to come to your parties. This home is built to meet RESNET Energy Smart Rating which could save you on monthly utility cost as compared to home that meets provisions of the 2004 IECC. See representative for more details. Homes are reserved on first serve with signed lease, act quickly. Patios, decks, and sliders differ depending on lot orientation **Stock photos are of floorplan, but colors and finishes may vary.** (RLNE6124052)
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3685 Byram Cir Photo Gallery 1
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4 Bedrooms
$2,795
2368 sqft
COMING SOON! Absolutely beautiful 4 bedroom home nestled in a quiet cul-de-sac within the great community of Copperleaf! Immaculate, modern, and completely turnkey, all you need to do is move in. The open-concept design features a large free-flowing space with tons of natural light, offering an ideal space for relaxing and entertaining any occasion. Enjoy creating delicious meals in the magnificent kitchen with granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, ample cabinet storage, and a sizable walk-in pantry. The den off the foyer is the perfect flex space for a home office, play room, or bonus room of your choice! Never fall short on storage space or workout space with the sprawling unfinished basement. You will love to entertain outdoors on the walkout patio boasting lovely views of the landscaping and large backyard space, maintained by in-ground sprinkler system. Embracing the modern age, this home is already fitted with the latest security features and energy-efficient upgrades, including a Nest thermostat, Ring cameras at front and back, alarm system, and more! Located between Portage, Kalamazoo, and Texas Township, take advantage of several nearby amenities that include Al Sabo Nature Preserve, schools, shopping, and entertainment. NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS--showings to start soon! Apply today!
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5812 Meredith Street Photo Gallery 1
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4 Bedrooms
$1,750
1600 sqft
5812 Meredith - 4 Bed 2 Bath - Well maintained and 4 bedroom, 2 bath home is a peaceful quiet neighborhood in Portage. Excellent location for everything. Perfect home for any family. Nice sized fenced in backyard for entertainment or pets. Call and set up a showing right away! This home is going to rent fast! Frequently Asked Questions: STATUS: Vacant AVAILABILITY DATE: Now SMOKING: NO MOVE-IN FEE: One month Rent, Full Security Deposit, Application Fee, $200 Admin Fee HOLD FEE: Full security deposit SHOWING INSTRUCTIONS: Call our leasing hotline to request a schedule to view the property APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS (HOW TO APPLY): Ensure that you have all the required documents handy (see application requirements) Hit Apply Now Complete the Online Application Form and attach all the required documents Pay the Application Fee SECTION 8/HOUSING ASSISTANCE: Based on approval • Property Description Details • AREA INFORMATION: FLOORING: Tile, Laminate, Hardwood GARAGE/PARKING : Off Street Parking *KITCHEN/LAUNDRY APPLIANCES INCLUDED: Refrigerator, Oven, Washer, Dryer PROPERTY TYPE: Single Family home UTILITIES INCLUDED: No utilities included YARD: Fenced in back yard • Application, Lease Terms, and Fees • *ADDITIONAL FEES NOT INCLUDED IN RENT: Administration Fee Application Fee Non-Refundable $30/adult Pet Fee Non Refundable one time $350 pet fee Pet Rent $40/pet/mo if applicable Full Security Deposit APPLICATION TURNAROUND TIME: 1 business days GUARANTORS: No *LEASE LENGTH: 12 Months LEASE TO PURCHASE OPTION: No SPECIAL LEASE PROVISIONS: None • HOA Instructions • HOA AMENITIES AND SERVICES: HOA FEE: Paid for by the owner *PROPERTY MANAGER: Real Property Management *LEASING AGENT: Real Property Management *All information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed and is subject to change.* (RLNE2669281)
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402 Idaho Avenue Photo Gallery 1
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4 Bedrooms
$1,600
1640 sqft
This cute bungalow house has all appliances. The main level features hardwood floors with a beautiful foyer entrance, a fully equipped kitchen with a convenient food pantry closet; Formal dining area, one bedroom, full bath and a very good size living room; Kitchen breakfast area has a sliding door to the back patio and green house makes a great summer BBQ place. Upstairs has 3 hardwood floor bedrooms with one office area. Washer and Dryer in basement with plenty of storage space. Central AC and Gas Heat (forced air). Detached one car garage with a newer opener. Outstanding location in city of Portage. Close to school and shopping, very convenient to access High way 131 and 94. Great School District! Minium credit score is 680, Income is above 3x and must be stable. No phone call Please. Square Feet : 1,641 Availability : 01/15/2023 Lease Lengths : 15 Months School District : Portage northern high, Portage north middle, Haverhill Elementary. $50 Non refundable credit / background check fee per person Current and previous Landlord reference letters One and a half month rent for security deposit Pet policy: Additional pet deposit, $30 monthly rent per pet; Number & Weight and breed restrictions are enforced Tenant responsible for all utilities: electricity, gas, water, garbage, lawn care and snow removal Absolutely No smoking inside the property
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10270 Pennridge Drive Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
$2,195
1530 sqft
10270 Pennridge Drive Available 09/12/22 - Enjoy the perks of a condo, in this newly completed neighborhood without the hassle of homeownership.. The included 2 car garage provides room to keep your car warm and ice-free in the winter so your loved ones get a toasty warm ride on the most frigid day. An included washer and dryer saves time and energy from driving to the laundromat allowing you to simply kick back in your favorite chair and relax. The stainless steel appliance package gives you a kitchen fit for a chef that will have your friends thinking your Gordon Ramsey and begging to come to your parties. This home is built with an Energy Smart HERS rating of 58, allow you to save on average $2,224/yr compared to an old rental, putting more money in your pocket to indulge in Starbucks approximately 794 times a year (or how you see fit). Homes are reserved on first serve with signed lease, act quickly. Patios, decks, and sliders differ depending on lot orientation **Stock photos are of floorplan, but colors and finishes may vary.** (RLNE7607025)
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Results within 1 mile of Portage
Waverly Place Photo Gallery 1
1 of 9
2 Bedrooms
$1,020
1000 sqft
About 10 minutes from downtown Kalamazoo and I94. This community features carports, a large pool with sundeck, and a fitness center. Each home includes washer and dryer connections, custom window treatments and ample storage.
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1706 Paddington Road Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$1,299
1536 sqft
Welcome to 1706 Paddington Rd! This large duplex features a very nice, very spacious 2 bedroom unit with 2 full bathrooms! The main floor offers front and rear entrances and an entrance from the attached garage. The main entry walks into the large living room with hardwood floors. The open floor plan flows into the kitchen. There is a full bathroom and a bedroom on the south side of the unit. The kitchen is well-equipped including range/oven, fridge and dishwasher! There is also a ton of cabinet space in the kitchen. Downstairs has another large living/entertainment room with a laundry area (washer and dryer included!). There is a large walk-in closet in the hallway near the second full bathroom. The second bedroom in the basement also offers a large walk-in closet! Tenant pays gas and electric. Water, sewer and trash are included. Owner will provide softener salt but the tenant is responsible for giving the tech access to the home. This service is REQUIRED as part of the lease. Pets ok, fees and restrictions apply. NO Smoking! "The rental or lease of this property must comply with the City of Kalamazoo ordinance regulating the use of criminal background checks as part of the tenant screening process to provide individuals with criminal backgrounds a fair opportunity. For additional information please contact the City of Kalamazoo Civil Rights Board." This property allows self guided viewing without an appointment. Contact for details.
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725  Keenway Circle Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$2,400
800 sqft
Available Now This is a semi - furnished unit with option to fully furnish if needed. Everything included. Month to Month Unique small secluded community on the portage creek newer carpet very clean. Includes washer/dryer carport security entrance soft water central air. Join the long term tenants at this community. Call to schedule a showing at 269-342-1488 or email us at inquiry@hmsys.com Contact us to schedule a showing.
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719 Sunnock Ave Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$1,050
Cute 2-bedroom home with main floor laundry, central air, and garage. (RLNE7911898)
Results within 5 miles of Portage
Summer Ridge Apartments Photo Gallery 1
1 of 31
1 Bedroom
$1,162
750 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,273
1055 sqft
Fully decked out community complete with poolside Wi-Fi, state-of-the-art fitness center, sand volleyball courts and basketball court. Modern layout with built-in shelving, full-size washer and dryer and large patio/balcony.
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Hunters Ridge Photo Gallery 1
1 of 21
Student Housing
2 Bedrooms
$580
500 sqft
One- and two-bedroom homes with private patios, in-unit laundry and walk-in closets. Residents have access to covered parking, a fitness center and a picnic area, among other amenities. Minutes away from Western Michigan University.
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City Guide for Portage, MI

Located in the heart of Kalamazoo County, Portage, Michigan is home to manufacturing plants for a number of major corporations. But that's not all that's in Portage; the city is also prized by locals for its huge network of historic parks and bike trails.

With a population of 46,292 (2010 Census), Portage may seem like a bigger city than it actually is, thanks to the presence of a large number of corporate manufacturing plants within the city limits. While Portage is known as a manufacturing headquarters for Stryker (a medical equipment company), FEMA (a hydraulic valve corporation) and Pfizer pharmaceuticals, it's even more famous for its 50 miles of city biking trails and 900 acres of park space. Because of this, Portage never comes across as a concrete urban jungle; rather it's an attractive, beautifully-landscaped cosmopolitan city that still manages to maintain its links to nature. It's also less than 15 minutes away from Kalamazoo, which means you can have the best of big city life without actually having to live there. See more

What to keep in mind when looking for dog friendly apartments in Portage, MI

Finding an apartment in Portage that accepts your pet may not be easy, but it’s very possible. Keep in mind, most of the time you’ll have to pay a premium for bringing your dog along in your new apartment. Some apartments require you to pay monthly pet rent, others will ask for a non-refundable pet fee or a refundable pet deposit.

While landlords and property management companies have varying pet policies, most of them limit the number of dogs you can bring to your apartment and include breed and weight restrictions.

If your pet falls under some of the restrictions outlined in the pet policy, it’s still worth asking the landlord if they can make an exception for your dog. Preparing a pet resume ahead of time could help you build the case for your furry friend. Make sure to include information on behavioral training your dog went through over the years and proof of vaccinations. If you can, include references from your former landlord and/or neighbors.