156 Luxury Apartments for rent in Columbia, MO

Last updated July 16 at 5:12pm UTC
1861 FIELD ST
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated July 16 at 2:40pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,500
1941 CENTER ST
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated July 16 at 2:40pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,300
1870 W FIELD ST
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated July 16 at 2:40pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,800
2208 NOTTOWAY DR
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated July 16 at 2:40pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,500
3601 LUPINE DR
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated July 16 at 2:40pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,450
1626 UNIVERSITY AVE
East Campus
Columbia, MO
Updated July 16 at 2:40pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,180
1880 FIELD ST
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated July 16 at 2:39pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,300
208 JACKAL DR
Vanderveen Crossing
Columbia, MO
Updated July 16 at 2:39pm UTC
5 Bedrooms
$1,600
1923 CENTER ST
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated July 16 at 2:39pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,300
1603 KENILWORTH DR
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated July 16 at 2:39pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,650
4204 CULPEPER DR
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated July 16 at 10:24am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,200
1408 Anthony St.
East Campus
Columbia, MO
Updated July 15 at 10:31am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,500
825 Chalet Drive
County Downes
Columbia, MO
Updated July 15 at 10:29am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,100
2505 UMC DR
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated July 14 at 7:14pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,750
1505 Killian Ct
Highlands
Columbia, MO
Updated July 14 at 9:36am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,375
1402 ROSS ST
East Campus
Columbia, MO
Updated July 14 at 3:06am UTC
7 Bedrooms
$3,150
1609 UNIVERSITY AVE
East Campus
Columbia, MO
Updated July 14 at 3:06am UTC
5 Bedrooms
$2,250
2301 CHERRY RIDGE CT
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated July 16 at 10:24am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,350
1501 E WALNUT ST
Benton - Stephens
Columbia, MO
Updated July 14 at 3:06am UTC
5 Bedrooms
$2,250
3308 Crow Ct
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated July 16 at 5:12pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,600
1416 Bodie Dr
Auburn Hills
Columbia, MO
Updated July 16 at 5:12pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,000
2267 S Alamos Pl
El Chaparral
Columbia, MO
Updated July 16 at 5:12pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,400
541 Southampton Dr
Bedford Walk
Columbia, MO
Updated July 16 at 5:12pm UTC
5 Bedrooms
$2,300

July 2018 Columbia Rent Report

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

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July 2018 Columbia Rent Report

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

Columbia rents held steady over the past month

Columbia rents have remained steady over the past month, but are down slightly by 0.2% year-over-year. Currently, median rents in Columbia stand at $570 for a one-bedroom apartment and $730 for a two-bedroom. Columbia's year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 0.2%, as well as the national average of 1.4%.

Rents rising across cities in Missouri

While rent decreases have been occurring in the city of Columbia over the past year, cities in the rest of the state are seeing the opposite trend. Rents have risen in 6 of the largest 10 cities in Missouri for which we have data. The state as a whole logged rent growth of 0.2% over the past year. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the state.

  • Looking throughout the state, Chesterfield is the most expensive of all Missouri's major cities, with a median two-bedroom rent of $1,270; of the 10 largest cities in Missouri that we have data for, Springfield, St. Charles, and St. Louis, where two-bedrooms go for $680, $1,060, and $930, respectively, are the three major cities in the state besides Columbia to see rents fall year-over-year (-2.0%, -1.5%, and -0.4%).
  • St. Peters, Chesterfield, and Kansas City have all experienced year-over-year growth above the state average (2.3%, 2.0%, and 1.1%, respectively).

Columbia rents more affordable than many large cities nationwide

As rents have fallen slightly in Columbia, many large cities nationwide have seen prices increase, in some cases substantially. Columbia is also more affordable than most large cities across the country.

  • Columbia's median two-bedroom rent of $730 is below the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.4% over the past year compared to the 0.2% decline in Columbia.
  • While rents in Columbia fell slightly over the past year, many cities nationwide saw increases, including Phoenix (+2.3%), Atlanta (+1.9%), and Miami (+1.8%).
  • Renters will find more reasonable prices in Columbia than most large cities. For example, San Francisco has a median 2BR rent of $3,070, which is more than four times the price in Columbia.

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.

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:

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