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119 Houses for rent in Chesapeake, VA

Last updated November 13 at 10:00pm UTC
4108 Daggerboard Drive
Western Branch South
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 13 at 9:58pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,735
4428 Greendell Road
Western Branch North
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 13 at 9:58pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,400
513 Cassway Arch
Deep Creek South
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 13 at 2:06pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,655
3443 Woodbaugh Drive
Western Branch North
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 13 at 2:05pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,475
1425 Winslow Avenue
Deep Creek North
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 13 at 2:03pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,295
4412 Valera Court
Western Branch North
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 13 at 11:26am UTC
5 Bedrooms
$2,300
4309 Towanda Road
Indian River
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 13 at 11:25am UTC
1 Bedroom
$695
1453 rivers edge Trace
Deep Creek North
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 13 at 1:44am UTC
5 Bedrooms
$2,495
818 Stardale Drive
Great Bridge
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 12 at 11:10pm UTC
5 Bedrooms
$2,100
1124 Wright Ave
South Norfolk
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 11 at 10:26am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,350
300 San Roman Drive
Great Bridge
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 10 at 10:29am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,175
1225 Creekview Drive
Western Branch South
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 9 at 9:56pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$2,050
1204 Algona Road
Indian River
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 13 at 10:00pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,150
208 Mendel Court
Indian River
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 13 at 9:58pm UTC
5 Bedrooms
$1,750
1208 Elder Avenue
Indian River
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 13 at 5:57pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,700
1313 LAUREL Avenue
Indian River
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 13 at 5:57pm UTC
5 Bedrooms
$2,100
712 Tallahassee Drive
Great Bridge East
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 12 at 11:10pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,995
1237 Veranda Way
Greenbrier East
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 10 at 9:48pm UTC
5 Bedrooms
$2,250
1009 Middle Street
South Norfolk
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 10 at 10:33am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,375
1404 Otterbourne Ct.
Greenbrier East
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 10 at 10:33am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,695
929 Hill Street
South Norfolk
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 10 at 10:33am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,375
903 Brigantine Court
Greenbrier East
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 10 at 10:32am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,175
511 Sloane St.
South Norfolk
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 10 at 10:30am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,650
1516 Skyline Circle
Greenbrier East
Chesapeake, VA
Updated November 13 at 1:43am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$2,600

November 2018 Chesapeake Rent Report

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

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November 2018 Chesapeake Rent Report

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

Chesapeake rents increased slightly over the past month

Chesapeake rents have increased 0.2% over the past month, and are up slightly by 1.2% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Chesapeake stand at $990 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,190 for a two-bedroom. This is the third straight month that the city has seen rent increases after a decline in July. Chesapeake's year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 1.4%, but exceeds the national average of 1.1%.

Rents rising across cities in Virginia

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Chesapeake, but across the entire state. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in Virginia, 8 of them have seen prices rise. The state as a whole logged rent growth of 1.4% 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, Arlington is the most expensive of all Virginia's major cities, with a median two-bedroom rent of $2,080; of the 10 largest cities in Virginia that we have data for, Portsmouth and Virginia Beach, where two-bedrooms go for $920 and $1,290, are the only two major cities in the state to see rents fall year-over-year (-0.8% and -0.1%).
  • Arlington, Richmond, and Alexandria have all experienced year-over-year growth above the state average (2.7%, 2.6%, and 1.8%, respectively).

Chesapeake rents more affordable than many large cities nationwide

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

  • Chesapeake's median two-bedroom rent of $1,190 is slightly above the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.1% over the past year compared to the 1.2% rise in Chesapeake.
  • While Chesapeake's rents rose slightly over the past year, the city of Seattle saw a decrease of 1.3%.
  • Renters will find more reasonable prices in Chesapeake than most large cities. For example, San Francisco has a median 2BR rent of $3,100, which is more than two-and-a-half times the price in Chesapeake.

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
Virginia Beach $1,070 $1,290 0.3% -0.1%
Norfolk $790 $950 -0.1% 0.1%
Chesapeake $990 $1,190 0.2% 1.2%
Newport News $840 $1,010 -0.4% 0.2%
Hampton $870 $1,050 0.2% 0.5%
Portsmouth $760 $920 1.0% -0.8%
Suffolk $920 $1,100 0.3% 1.7%
Williamsburg $1,010 $1,200 0.7% 2.5%

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.