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57 Studio Apartments for rent in Rochester, MI

Last updated May 20 at 8:26pm UTC
115 E UNIVERSITY Drive
Downtown Rochester
Rochester, MI
Updated April 4 at 5:29pm UTC
Studio
$500
Results within 5 miles of Rochester, MI
58019 Van Dyke
, MI
Updated May 18 at 10:48am UTC
Studio
$3,000
49616 Van Dyke
, MI
Updated May 11 at 9:31am UTC
Studio
$3,000
52095 Van Dyke
, MI
Updated May 11 at 5:01am UTC
Studio
$7,680
44480 Mound
Sterling Heights
Sterling Heights, MI
Updated May 2 at 1:33am UTC
Studio
$2,788
54790 Mound
, MI
Updated April 29 at 5:51pm UTC
Studio
$1,354
811 E South Blvd
Rochester Hills
Rochester Hills, MI
Updated April 27 at 5:21am UTC
Studio
$6,578
2242 Auburn
, MI
Updated April 27 at 5:21am UTC
Studio
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46863 Van Dyke
, MI
Updated April 27 at 5:21am UTC
Studio
$1,333
8131 SMILEY
, MI
Updated April 27 at 5:21am UTC
Studio
$995
52935 Mound
, MI
Updated April 27 at 5:21am UTC
Studio
$3,500
51517 Van Dyke
, MI
Updated April 27 at 12:57am UTC
Studio
$2,712
49648 Van Dyke
, MI
Updated April 27 at 12:57am UTC
Studio
$2,200
54770 Mound
, MI
Updated April 27 at 12:57am UTC
Studio
$2,805
47710 Van Dyke
, MI
Updated April 27 at 12:57am UTC
Studio
$2,491
50777 Mound
Utica
Utica, MI
Updated April 27 at 12:57am UTC
Studio
$3,737
3282 AUBURN RD
Utica
Utica, MI
Updated May 20 at 8:26pm UTC
Studio
$1,600
8061 21 Mile
, MI
Updated April 27 at 5:21am UTC
Studio
$995
42690 Woodward
Bloomfield Hills
Bloomfield Hills, MI
Updated May 20 at 8:23pm UTC
Studio
$2,320
Results within 10 miles of Rochester, MI
8344 HALL
Utica
Utica, MI
Updated May 20 at 8:23pm UTC
Studio
$2,356
14800 19 Mile
Sterling Heights
Sterling Heights, MI
Updated May 20 at 8:23pm UTC
Studio
$3,400
11255 HALL
Utica
Utica, MI
Updated May 20 at 8:23pm UTC
Studio
$800
2891 E Maple
Troy
Troy, MI
Updated May 20 at 8:23pm UTC
Studio
$1,027
Catalpa Avenue
Sterling Heights
Sterling Heights, MI
Updated March 28 at 7:28am UTC
Studio
$1,000
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May 2018 Rochester Rent Report

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

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May 2018 Rochester Rent Report

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

Rochester rent trends were flat over the past month

Rochester rents have remained flat over the past month, however, they have increased slightly by 1.8% year-over-year. Currently, median rents in Rochester stand at $990 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,290 for a two-bedroom. Rochester's year-over-year rent growth leads the state and national averages, which both stand at 1.5%.

Rents rising across the Detroit Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Rochester, 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 0.5% 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 $880.
  • Warren has seen the fastest rent growth in the metro, with a year-over-year increase of 7.8%. The median two-bedroom there costs $980, while one-bedrooms go for $760.
  • Troy has the most expensive rents of the largest cities in the Detroit metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,300; rents were up 1.9% over the past year but remained flat month-over-month.

Rochester rents more affordable than many large cities nationwide

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

  • Rents increased moderately in other cities across the state, with Michigan as a whole logging rent growth of 1.5% over the past year. For example, rents have grown by 2.8% in Grand Rapids and 1.9% in Lansing.
  • Rochester's median two-bedroom rent of $1,290 is above the national average of $1,170. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.5% over the past year compared to the 1.8% increase in Rochester.
  • While Rochester's rents rose slightly over the past year, many cities nationwide saw more substantial increases, including Las Vegas (+4.6%), Fresno (+3.2%), and Charlotte (+1.9%).
  • Renters will find more reasonable prices in Rochester than most large cities. For example, Chicago has a median 2BR rent of $1,260, which is undefined the price in Rochester.

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% 0.8%
Warren $760 $980 0.5% 7.8%
Sterling Heights $810 $1,060 0.2% 1.1%
Dearborn $980 $1,280 -0.2% 2.4%
Livonia $920 $1,200 0.7% 1.5%
Westland $740 $960 0.3% 1.5%
Troy $1,000 $1,300 0.0% 1.9%
Southfield $890 $1,160 0.3% 1.1%
Taylor $680 $880 0.1% -0.5%
Pontiac $730 $950 -0.0% 1.4%
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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.