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151 Apartments for rent in Cleveland County, NC

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Check out 151 verified apartments for rent in Cleveland County, NC with rents starting as low as $550. Some apartments for rent in Cleveland County might offer rent specials. Look out for the
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1 Unit Available
1009 Holder Drive
1009 Holder Drive
Shelby, NC
3 Bedrooms
$1,000
964 sqft
Last updated June 22 at 11:35 PM
To schedule a convenient "self-tour" of this property: Step 1 Call us at the number located on the sign in the yard or on the Rently Box: 888-883-1193 or 888-883-1194. Reference Rently Box # 1299179 Step 2 Provide contact, credit card and mobile phone info This will secure your reservation and enable you to tour the property on your own time* Step 3 Receive a passcode to open lockbox A passcode will arrive via text message which can be used to open the lockbox on the rental home’s front door Step 4 Tour the home and apply right away! Call 336-793-0785 for more information or to schedule a showing! Rental Terms: Rent: $1,000, Application Fee: $40, Security Deposit: $1,000, Available Now This property allows self guided viewing without an appointment. Contact for details.
1 Unit Available
208 Ridgeway Dr
208 Ridgeway Dr
Cleveland County, NC
4 Bedrooms
$750
Last updated June 22 at 11:23 AM
4/2 in Cleveland County - If you are viewing this on a third party website please go to our website for accuracy https://www.championinvestments.biz/vacancies Rent: 750.00 Deposit: 762.50 *Deposits could be twice the monthly rent. The home is 4 beds/ 2 bath The home has Electric Heat & Tenant Supplied Window A/C Applications: 75.00 per adult (18+) You can apply online or come to office to get a paper application. To View the home: Come to the office at 1804 Kings Road, Shelby NC 28150 and bring your ID with you to check out a key. NO SMOKING IN THE INTERIOR OF THE PROPERTY! The Security Deposit varies by property, rental rate and an applicants creditworthiness. It can vary up to 2 full months rent. We do not supply or maintain any appliances Any outbuildings do not come with the property to use unless written permission is given. We use the NC Association of REALTORS Standard 410-T Residential Lease Term is for 1 year. No Pets Allowed (RLNE6728382)
1 Unit Available
1220 B Charles Road
1220 Charles Rd
Cleveland County, NC
2 Bedrooms
$850
Last updated June 22 at 11:23 AM
2/1 in Shelby, NC (Duplex) - 55+ Community - If you are viewing this on a third party website please go to our website for accuracy https://www.championinvestments.biz/vacancies Rent: 850.00 Deposit: 862.50 *Deposits could be twice the monthly rent. The home is 2 beds/ 1 bath The home has Central Heat & Air 55+ Community Applications: 75.00 per adult (18+) You can apply online or come to office to get a paper application. To View the home: Come to the office at 1804 Kings Road, Shelby NC 28150 and bring your ID with you to check out a key. NO SMOKING IN THE INTERIOR OF THE PROPERTY! The Security Deposit varies by property, rental rate and an applicants creditworthiness. It can vary up to 2 full months rent. We do not supply or maintain any appliances Any outbuildings do not come with the property to use unless written permission is given. We use the NC Association of REALTORS Standard 410-T Residential Lease Term is for 1 year. No Pets Allowed (RLNE6711863)
1 Unit Available
131 McGinnis St
131 Mcginnis Street
Kings Mountain, NC
2 Bedrooms
$695
Last updated June 22 at 11:23 AM
2/1 Located in Kings Mountain, NC close to Hwy 74 - If you are viewing this on a third party website please go to our website for accuracy https://www.championinvestments.biz/vacancies Rent: 695.00 Deposit: 707.50 *Deposits could be twice the monthly rent. The home is 2 beds/ 1 bath The home has Central Heat & Air Applications: 75.00 per adult (18+) You can apply online or come to office to get a paper application. To View the home: Come to the office at 1804 Kings Road, Shelby NC 28150 and bring your ID with you to check out a key. NO SMOKING IN THE INTERIOR OF THE PROPERTY! The Security Deposit varies by property, rental rate and an applicants creditworthiness. It can vary up to 2 full months rent. We do not supply or maintain any appliances Any outbuildings do not come with the property to use unless written permission is given. We use the NC Association of REALTORS Standard 410-T Residential Lease Term is for 1 year. No Pets Allowed (RLNE6711735)
1 Unit Available
2823 Elizabeth Ave
2823 Elizabeth Avenue
Cleveland County, NC
3 Bedrooms
$1,875
1404 sqft
Last updated June 22 at 11:23 AM
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1 Unit Available
203 Marcella Drive
203 Marcella Drive
Kings Mountain, NC
4 Bedrooms
$1,749
1986 sqft
Last updated June 22 at 11:23 AM
Coming soon! THIS HOME IS CURRENTLY BEING ENJOYED BY ANOTHER RESIDENT BUT WILL BE AVAILABLE SHORTLY. PLEASE RESPECT THEIR PRIVACY AND DO NOT DISTURB. Take a look at this beautiful home featuring 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and approximately 1,986 square feet. Enjoy the freedom of a virtually maintenance free lifestyle while residing in a great community. This home is professionally managed and maintained by Tricon Residential. You deserve single family rental living at its best! BEWARE OF LEASING FRAUD! If you believe someone else is trying to rent you this home or have any questions regarding leasing fraud, please call our Fraud Prevention Hotline at 877.241.9085 or email us at TAHFraud@TriconResidential.com. To learn more, visit TriconResidential.com/fraud-prevention. Completed applications approved on “first-come, first-served” basis. - Non-refundable application fee: $49.99 per occupant of age 18 or older - One-year or longer lease minimum - Non-refundable holding fee: $250 per home, credited to approved applicant’s first month’s rent after move in - Utilities: Resident pays for all utilities including trash, sewer, and water - Animals approved with pet fee and monthly animal rent - Breed Restrictions: American Pit Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier, Bull Mastiff, Chow, Doberman, Pit Bull, Presa Canario, Rottweiler, Wolf, Wolf hybrids, any combination mix of the foregoing breeds, and any other breed or type that Landlord deems to have similar characteristics. - Pets: Maximum two animals allowed. Acceptable types of pets include dogs, cats, birds, small caged mammals, and fish. Livestock, farm animals, and poisonous, dangerous, or exotic animals are prohibited. - Equal Housing Opportunity - Pricing is subject to change without notice. Some pricing may include special offers based on lease terms and date of occupancy. - Security deposit varies based upon credit criteria; however standard security deposit equals one month (RLNE6677432)
1 Unit Available
545 Christopher Rd.
545 Christopher Road
Cleveland County, NC
2 Bedrooms
$850
Last updated June 22 at 11:23 AM
2/1 IN Cleveland County, NC - If you are viewing this on a third party website please go to our website for accuracy https://www.championinvestments.biz/vacancies Rent: 850.00 Deposit: 862.50 *Deposits could be twice the monthly rent. The home is 2 beds/ 1 bath The home has Central Heat & Air Applications: 75.00 per adult (18+) You can apply online or come to office to get a paper application. To View the home: Come to the office at 1804 Kings Road, Shelby NC 28150 and bring your ID with you to check out a key. NO SMOKING IN THE INTERIOR OF THE PROPERTY! The Security Deposit varies by property, rental rate and an applicants creditworthiness. It can vary up to 2 full months rent. We do not supply or maintain any appliances Any outbuildings do not come with the property to use unless written permission is given. We use the NC Association of REALTORS Standard 410-T Residential Lease Term is for 1 year. No Pets Allowed (RLNE4841470)
1 Unit Available
3733 Robert Riding
3733 Robert Riding Rd
Cleveland County, NC
2 Bedrooms
$575
Last updated May 14 at 9:44 AM
2/1 outside city limits of Shelby, NC - Rent: 575.00 Deposit: 587.50 *Deposits could be twice the monthly rent. The home is 2 beds/ 1 bath The home has Electric Baseboard Heat & Tenant Supplied Window A/C Applications: 55.00 per adult (18+) You can apply online or come to office to get a paper application. To View the home: Come to the office at 1804 Kings Road, Shelby NC 28150 and bring your ID with you to check out a key. NO SMOKING IN THE INTERIOR OF THE PROPERTY! The Security Deposit varies by property, rental rate and an applicants creditworthiness. It can vary up to 2 full months rent. We do not supply or maintain any appliances No Pets Allowed (RLNE5732631)
1 Unit Available
600 Temple Street
600 Temple Street
Kings Mountain, NC
3 Bedrooms
$835
1100 sqft
Last updated May 14 at 9:42 AM
3 Bedroom Brick Home With Storage Shed - Country living at its finest! This 3bedroom and 1 bathroom brick home sits on a corner lot. With a covered front porch, carport, and storage shed, this home has what you need and a little more of what you want! The kitchen has a refrigerator and stove with plenty of room for your eat-in kitchen. Hardwood floors and ceiling fans are throughout. This home rents for $835 and the security deposit is $785. Pets are conditional. IMPORTANT INFORMATION: If you are interested in viewing this property, please visit our office at 201 E. Main Ave. in Downtown Gastonia between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm. Our office is located at the intersection of E Main Ave and Oakland St. We offer overnight key rentals Monday-Thursday with a $40 cash key deposit and a picture ID. No appointment is necessary. Please e-mail or call with specific questions that were not answered for you with this propertys information. Real estate law does not permit us to comment on the safety or quality of a neighborhood, so we will be unable to assist you with this type of question. If you are inquiring from out of town, please understand that you must visit the property first before you are permitted to apply- no exceptions. You can have a trusted friend or family member visit in your place if necessary. We thank you kindly for your cooperation in these matters, and look forward to assisting you in the future! $50 application fee per adult / $75 per married couple Property Matters Realty, LLC performs a criminal, civil and credit background check, current employment check and current and past rental history check, National Terrorist Database and Sex Offenders Registry check on every one of our applicants and residents over the age of 18. Property Matters Realty, LLC Phone: 704-861-0833 Fax: 704-861-0783 www.propertymattersrealty.com Equal Housing Opportunity (RLNE5668451)
1 Unit Available
802 Kings Rd
802 Kings Road
Shelby, NC
2 Bedrooms
$675
900 sqft
Last updated April 9 at 11:24 AM
2/1 with bonus room in Shelby, NC (Fresh Paint, Deep Cleaning and new floor in Bathroom to be completed) - Rent: 675.00 Deposit: 687.50 The home is 2 beds/1 bath The home has central heat and air Applications: 55.00 per adult (18+) You can apply online or come to office to get a paper application. To View the home: Come to the office at 1804 Kings Road, Shelby NC 28150 and bring your ID with you to check out a key. NO SMOKING IN THE INTERIOR OF THE PROPERTY! No Pets Allowed (RLNE5660877)
1 Unit Available
505 Kings Rd
505 Kings Road
Shelby, NC
2 Bedrooms
$650
971 sqft
Last updated April 9 at 11:24 AM
2/1 in Shelby, NC (House will be Deep Cleaned and Carpets Cleaned) - Rent: 650.00 Deposit: 662.50 The home is 2 beds/1 bath The home has central gas heat and tenant supplied a/c unit Applications: 55.00 per adult (18+) You can apply online or come to office to get a paper application. To View the home: Come to the office at 1804 Kings Road, Shelby NC 28150 and bring your ID with you to check out a key. NO SMOKING IN THE INTERIOR OF THE PROPERTY! No Pets Allowed (RLNE5660871)
1 Unit Available
634 Hillcrest Drive Unit 3
634 Hillcrest Dr
Shelby, NC
2 Bedrooms
$575
681 sqft
Last updated April 4 at 11:14 AM
634 Hillcrest Drive Unit 3 Available 04/17/20 2/1 Townhome near uptown Shelby, NC (New Floors, Fresh Paint, New Lights, Deep Clean to be completed before move in) - Rent: 575.00 Deposit: 587.5 *Deposits could be twice the monthly rent. The home is 2 beds/ 1 bath The home has central heat and air Applications: 55.00 per adult (18+) You can apply online or come to office to get a paper application. To View the home: Please let us know if you would like to view this home so we can schedule a showing! NO SMOKING IN THE INTERIOR OF THE PROPERTY! The Security Deposit varies by property, rental rate and an applicants creditworthiness. It can vary up to 2 full months rent. No Pets Allowed (RLNE5578661)
1 Unit Available
2453 Nixon Drive
2453 Nixon Drive
Cleveland County, NC
2 Bedrooms
$625
Last updated April 9 at 11:23 AM
2/2 county setting outside Shelby - Rent: 625.00 Deposit: 637.50 *Deposits could be twice the monthly rent. The home is 2 beds/ 2 bath The home has Central Heat / Air Applications: 55.00 per adult (18+) You can apply online or come to office to get a paper application. To View the home: Come to the office at 1804 Kings Road, Shelby NC 28150 and bring your ID with you to check out a key. NO SMOKING IN THE INTERIOR OF THE PROPERTY! The Security Deposit varies by property, rental rate and an applicants creditworthiness. It can vary up to 2 full months rent. We do not supply or maintain any appliances No Pets Allowed (RLNE5147923)
1 Unit Available
1808 Riveria Drive
1808 Riveria Drive
Cleveland County, NC
3 Bedrooms
$800
Last updated December 9 at 12:12 PM
3/1 House Available Now - 3 bedroom 1 bathroom ranch style house Amenities: Range, refrigerator Washer/Dryer hookup Central heating and air Carport Tenant Responsibilities: Electric, water Pet Policy: No Pets Allowed No Pets Allowed (RLNE4450576)
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1 Unit Available
520 N Styers Street
520 North Styers Street
Cherryville, NC
3 Bedrooms
$1,400
1886 sqft
Last updated June 22 at 10:57 PM
MUST SEE NEWLY UPDATED!! This 3BR/2B home features new flooring as well as new appliances and granite countertops in the kitchen. The lot has a wonderful large backyard. This will not last long! Don't miss out! Non refundable $50 application fee for all adults over 18. Anyone 18 or older living in home MUST apply and pay application fee. Pets are conditional, breed restrictions apply. Non refundable pet fee of $400 (Per Pet) - NO PETS OVER 40 POUNDS (2 Pet Max). NO SMOKING. Renters Insurance is required. Agent has ownership interest in property.
1 Unit Available
511 South 12th Street
511 South 12th Street
Bessemer City, NC
3 Bedrooms
$1,100
1018 sqft
Last updated June 22 at 7:45 PM
RECENTLY REMODELED HOME, NEW BATHROOM IN MASTER BEDROOM, NEW 2ND BATHROOM, REMODELED KITCHEN AND LAMINATE FLOORS THROUGHOUT HOME
1 Unit Available
3709 Hope Marian Street
3709 Hope Marian Street
Gastonia, NC | Crowder's View
3 Bedrooms
$1,849
1930 sqft
Last updated June 22 at 11:23 AM
Take a look at this beautiful home featuring 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and approximately 1,930 square feet. Enjoy the freedom of a virtually maintenance free lifestyle while residing in a great community. This home is professionally managed and maintained by Tricon Residential. You deserve single family rental living at its best! BEWARE OF LEASING FRAUD! If you believe someone else is trying to rent you this home or have any questions regarding leasing fraud, please call our Fraud Prevention Hotline at 877.241.9085 or email us at TAHFraud@TriconResidential.com. To learn more, visit TriconResidential.com/fraud-prevention. Completed applications approved on “first-come, first-served” basis. - Non-refundable application fee: $49.99 per occupant of age 18 or older - One-year or longer lease minimum - Non-refundable holding fee: $250 per home, credited to approved applicant’s first month’s rent after move in - Utilities: Resident pays for all utilities including trash, sewer, and water - Animals approved with pet fee and monthly animal rent - Breed Restrictions: American Pit Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier, Bull Mastiff, Chow, Doberman, Pit Bull, Presa Canario, Rottweiler, Wolf, Wolf hybrids, any combination mix of the foregoing breeds, and any other breed or type that Landlord deems to have similar characteristics. - Pets: Maximum two animals allowed. Acceptable types of pets include dogs, cats, birds, small caged mammals, and fish. Livestock, farm animals, and poisonous, dangerous, or exotic animals are prohibited. - Equal Housing Opportunity - Pricing is subject to change without notice. Some pricing may include special offers based on lease terms and date of occupancy. - Security deposit varies based upon credit criteria; however standard security deposit equals one month’s rent. - Pool Maintenance Fee: $95 per month pool maintenance fee will be added to any home with a pool. - Approved Applicants are required to (RLNE6645766)
1 Unit Available
3667 Hope Marian Street
3667 Hope Marian Street
Gastonia, NC | Crowder's View
3 Bedrooms
$1,750
2231 sqft
Last updated June 22 at 11:23 AM
Take a look at this beautiful home featuring 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and approximately 2,231 square feet. Enjoy the freedom of a virtually maintenance free lifestyle while residing in a great community. This home is professionally managed and maintained by Tricon Residential. You deserve single family rental living at its best! BEWARE OF LEASING FRAUD! If you believe someone else is trying to rent you this home or have any questions regarding leasing fraud, please call our Fraud Prevention Hotline at 877.241.9085 or email us at TAHFraud@TriconResidential.com. To learn more, visit TriconResidential.com/fraud-prevention. Completed applications approved on “first-come, first-served” basis. - Non-refundable application fee: $49.99 per occupant of age 18 or older - One-year or longer lease minimum - Non-refundable holding fee: $250 per home, credited to approved applicant’s first month’s rent after move in - Utilities: Resident pays for all utilities including trash, sewer, and water - Animals approved with pet fee and monthly animal rent - Breed Restrictions: American Pit Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier, Bull Mastiff, Chow, Doberman, Pit Bull, Presa Canario, Rottweiler, Wolf, Wolf hybrids, any combination mix of the foregoing breeds, and any other breed or type that Landlord deems to have similar characteristics. - Pets: Maximum two animals allowed. Acceptable types of pets include dogs, cats, birds, small caged mammals, and fish. Livestock, farm animals, and poisonous, dangerous, or exotic animals are prohibited. - Equal Housing Opportunity - Pricing is subject to change without notice. Some pricing may include special offers based on lease terms and date of occupancy. - Security deposit varies based upon credit criteria; however standard security deposit equals one month’s rent. - Pool Maintenance Fee: $95 per month pool maintenance fee will be added to any home with a pool. - Approved Applicants are required to (RLNE6634174)
1 Unit Available
3701 Hope Marian Street
3701 Hope Marian Street
Gastonia, NC | Crowder's View
3 Bedrooms
$1,725
1890 sqft
Last updated June 22 at 11:23 AM
Take a look at this beautiful home featuring 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and approximately 1,890 square feet. Enjoy the freedom of a virtually maintenance free lifestyle while residing in a great community. This home is professionally managed and maintained by Tricon Residential. You deserve single family rental living at its best! BEWARE OF LEASING FRAUD! If you believe someone else is trying to rent you this home or have any questions regarding leasing fraud, please call our Fraud Prevention Hotline at 877.241.9085 or email us at TAHFraud@TriconResidential.com. To learn more, visit TriconResidential.com/fraud-prevention. Completed applications approved on “first-come, first-served” basis. - Non-refundable application fee: $49.99 per occupant of age 18 or older - One-year or longer lease minimum - Non-refundable holding fee: $250 per home, credited to approved applicant’s first month’s rent after move in - Utilities: Resident pays for all utilities including trash, sewer, and water - Animals approved with pet fee and monthly animal rent - Breed Restrictions: American Pit Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier, Bull Mastiff, Chow, Doberman, Pit Bull, Presa Canario, Rottweiler, Wolf, Wolf hybrids, any combination mix of the foregoing breeds, and any other breed or type that Landlord deems to have similar characteristics. - Pets: Maximum two animals allowed. Acceptable types of pets include dogs, cats, birds, small caged mammals, and fish. Livestock, farm animals, and poisonous, dangerous, or exotic animals are prohibited. - Equal Housing Opportunity - Pricing is subject to change without notice. Some pricing may include special offers based on lease terms and date of occupancy. - Security deposit varies based upon credit criteria; however standard security deposit equals one month’s rent. - Pool Maintenance Fee: $95 per month pool maintenance fee will be added to any home with a pool. - Approved Applicants are required to (RLNE6621447)
1 Unit Available
4200 Sunflower Court
4200 Sunflower Court
Gaston County, NC
3 Bedrooms
Ask
4 Bedrooms
$1,150
1664 sqft
Last updated July 8 at 5:43 PM
Nice 3 bedroom Split level home on a wooded lot. Ready for move in. In a quiet community. Rental Terms: Rent: $1,150, Application Fee: $40, Security Deposit: $1,150, Available Now Pet Policy: Cats allowed, Dogs allowed This property allows self guided viewing without an appointment. Contact for details.
1 Unit Available
205 Putnam St
205 Putnam Street
Cherryville, NC
3 Bedrooms
$900
Last updated May 14 at 9:45 AM
3/2 in City of Cherryville, NC - Rent: 900.00 Deposit: 912.50 *Deposits could be twice the monthly rent. The home is 3 beds/ 2 bath The home has Central Heat & Air Applications: 55.00 per adult (18+) You can apply online or come to office to get a paper application. To View the home: Come to the office at 1804 Kings Road, Shelby NC 28150 and bring your ID with you to check out a key. NO SMOKING IN THE INTERIOR OF THE PROPERTY! The Security Deposit varies by property, rental rate and an applicants creditworthiness. It can vary up to 2 full months rent. We do not supply or maintain any appliances No Pets Allowed (RLNE5758033)
1 Unit Available
808 North Carolina 161
808 North Carolina Highway 161
Bessemer City, NC
3 Bedrooms
$895
1452 sqft
Last updated May 4 at 11:11 AM
Charming white farmhouse style home with 3 bedrooms and 1 bathroom, minutes from Downtown Bessemer City! Recently updated flooring and paint throughout. Side patio and level yard offer year round entertainment! This will not last long, contact us today for a viewing! Rental Terms: Rent: $850. Apply here Now Pet Policy: Cats allowed, Dogs allowed This property allows self guided viewing without an appointment. Contact for details.
1 Unit Available
205 Bud Black Rd
205 Bud Black Road
Gaston County, NC
3 Bedrooms
$800
Last updated April 9 at 2:14 PM
Bud Black - Property Id: 235457 Rent to own. $6500 down $800 monthly for 12 years only Land/Home Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/properties/235457 Property Id 235457 No Dogs Allowed (RLNE5610695)
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2 Units Available
Loray Mill Lofts
300 S Firestone St #200
Gastonia, NC
1 Bedroom
Ask
2 Bedrooms
$1,440
1122 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$1,929
1472 sqft
Last updated June 22 at 9:47 PM
Loft apartments in a converted mill, alongside shops and eateries. Its architecture includes rounded columns, spiral staircases and industrial chic design. Pool and mountain views.
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