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59 Apartments under 600 for rent in Royal Oak, MI

Last updated December 19 at 12:08am UTC
Results within 5 miles of Royal Oak, MI
300 Whitmore - 202
Palmer Park
Detroit, MI
Updated December 19 at 12:08am UTC
1 Bedroom
$545
24800 Warner #103
Southwest Warren
Warren, MI
Updated December 18 at 9:38pm UTC
Studio
$400
24333 Southfield Road
Southfield
Southfield, MI
Updated December 18 at 9:38pm UTC
Studio
$500
18273 Forrer St
Greenfield
Detroit, MI
Updated December 18 at 8:31am UTC
1 Bedroom
$550
10 Ferris Street
Highland Park
Highland Park, MI
Updated December 14 at 10:19am UTC
1 Bedroom
$525
1155 W McNichols
Highland Park
Highland Park, MI
Updated December 18 at 11:39pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$550
18417 WYOMING Street
Bagley
Detroit, MI
Updated December 18 at 9:37pm UTC
Studio
$500
15826 Puritan - 26-C
Harmony Village
Detroit, MI
Updated December 19 at 12:08am UTC
1 Bedroom
$550
641 Covington Drive - A4
Palmer Park
Detroit, MI
Updated December 19 at 12:08am UTC
1 Bedroom
$545
381 Covington Drive - 402
Palmer Park
Detroit, MI
Updated December 19 at 12:08am UTC
1 Bedroom
$525
534 W Golden Gate
State Fair-Nolan
Highland Park, MI
Updated November 22 at 11:28am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$550
2912 Whitney St
Rosa Parks
Detroit, MI
Updated December 18 at 9:55pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$500
9977 Brace - 207
Franklin Park
Detroit, MI
Updated December 18 at 11:08pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$550
Results within 10 miles of Royal Oak, MI
9581 FAUST - 203
Franklin Park
Detroit, MI
Updated December 18 at 11:08pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$525
9595 GREENVIEW APT - 207
Franklin Park
Detroit, MI
Updated December 18 at 11:08pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$525
2 Bedrooms
Ask
9530 BRACE ST APT - 207
Franklin Park
Detroit, MI
Updated December 18 at 11:08pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$525
2 Bedrooms
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9545 GREENVIEW APT - 107
Franklin Park
Detroit, MI
Updated December 18 at 11:08pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$525
2 Bedrooms
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19131 Lahser Road - 102
Berg - Lasher
Detroit, MI
Updated December 19 at 12:08am UTC
1 Bedroom
$550
11255 HALL
Utica
Utica, MI
Updated December 18 at 9:38pm UTC
Studio
$395
30050 hoover
Northeast Warren
Warren, MI
Updated December 18 at 9:38pm UTC
Studio
$453
11442 JACKSON (Upper) Avenue
Southeast Warren
Warren, MI
Updated December 18 at 9:37pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$525
18273 Forrer St
Greenfield
Detroit, MI
Updated December 15 at 10:27am UTC
1 Bedroom
$550
9965 - 102
Hazel Park
Hazel Park, MI
Updated December 18 at 11:08pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$575
9989 Brace - 109
Franklin Park
Detroit, MI
Updated December 18 at 11:08pm UTC
1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$575

December 2018 Royal Oak Rent Report

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

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December 2018 Royal Oak Rent Report

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

Royal Oak rents increased slightly over the past month

Royal Oak rents have increased 0.2% over the past month, and are up marginally by 0.6% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Royal Oak stand at $830 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,080 for a two-bedroom. This is the second straight month that the city has seen rent increases after a decline in September. Royal Oak's year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 1.0%, as well as 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 Royal Oak, 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.

Royal Oak rents more affordable than many large cities nationwide

As rents have increased marginally in Royal Oak, large cities nationwide have seen rents grow more quickly. Royal Oak 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.
  • Royal Oak's median two-bedroom rent of $1,080 is below the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.3% over the past year compared to the 0.6% rise in Royal Oak.
  • While Royal Oak's rents rose marginally 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 Royal Oak 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.