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53 Houses for rent in Wilmington, NC

Last updated September 22 at 1:26pm UTC
6519 Brevard Drive
Mayfaire
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 22 at 8:51am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$3,400
825 Hiawatha Drive
Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 21 at 12:59pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,495
1521 Cadfel Ct UNIT 102
Glen Meade
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 21 at 12:56pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,250
114 N. 16th Street
Carolina Heights
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 19 at 12:30pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$2,650
6217 Old Military Road
Greenville Loop
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 15 at 12:59pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$3,300
522 S Kerr Ave, Unit 40
College Acres
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 12 at 11:22am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$800
1912 Colleton Ct.
Glen Meade
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 12 at 11:15am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,450
4118 Breezewood Drive, Unit 202
Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 6 at 9:45am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,150
723 Aquarius Drive
Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 6 at 9:44am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,425
1806 Wrightsville Ave.
The Bottom, Carolina Place & Old Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 5 at 9:50am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$2,750
142 Brentwood Drive
Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 5 at 9:46am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$950
6320 Branford Road
Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 5 at 3:16am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,400
6610 Lipscomb Drive
Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 22 at 1:26pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,300
6609 Dorrington Drive
Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 22 at 1:24pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,150
8033 Reunion Road - 8033 Reunion Road
Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 19 at 12:32pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,750
4438 Quail Court
Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 15 at 12:59pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,795
338 Mohican Trail
Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 12 at 11:15am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,425
511 Peabody Alley
Carolina Heights
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 10 at 11:49am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,300
516 Minnow Way
Azalea Trace, Barclay Hills, Hunting Ridge & McClelland Estates
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 9 at 10:18am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,225
6249 Rowsley St.
Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 7 at 9:59am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,599
319 Chablis Way
Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 6 at 9:44am UTC
5 Bedrooms
$2,400
1668 Honeybee Lane
Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 6 at 9:38am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,125
3907 Echo Farms Blvd
Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 5 at 9:47am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$2,550
5605 Swiss Stone Court
Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
Updated September 4 at 10:57pm UTC
5 Bedrooms
$3,200

September 2018 Wilmington Rent Report

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

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September 2018 Wilmington Rent Report

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

Wilmington rents increased over the past month

Wilmington rents have remained flat over the past month, however, they are up slightly by 1.9% year-over-year. Currently, median rents in Wilmington stand at $740 for a one-bedroom apartment and $930 for a two-bedroom. Wilmington's year-over-year rent growth leads the state average of 0.8%, as well as the national average of 1.0%.

Rents rising across cities in North Carolina

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Wilmington, but across the entire state. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in North Carolina, 9 of them have seen prices rise. The state as a whole logged rent growth of 0.8% 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, Cary is the most expensive of all North Carolina's major cities, with a median two-bedroom rent of $1,250; of the 10 largest cities in the state that we have data for, Durham, where a two-bedroom goes for $1,080, is the only major city to see rents fall year-over-year (-0.4%).
  • High Point, Winston-Salem, and Asheville have all experienced year-over-year growth above the state average (2.4%, 2.2%, and 2.1%, respectively).

Wilmington rents more affordable than many large cities nationwide

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

  • Wilmington's median two-bedroom rent of $930 is below the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.0% over the past year compared to the 1.9% rise in Wilmington.
  • While Wilmington's rents rose slightly over the past year, some cities nationwide saw decreases, including Seattle (-2.4%) and Minneapolis (-0.5%).
  • Renters will find more reasonable prices in Wilmington than most large cities. For example, San Francisco has a median 2BR rent of $3,100, which is more than three times the price in Wilmington.

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:

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.