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207 Apartments for rent in Des Moines, WA

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Last updated February 25 at 4:00pm UTC
Results within 1 miles of Des Moines, WA
30024 8th Ave SW
Federal Way
Federal Way, WA
Updated February 24 at 11:26am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$2,050
21224 30th Ave S
SeaTac
SeaTac, WA
Updated February 22 at 11:41am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,999
914 S 291st St
Federal Way
Federal Way, WA
Updated February 21 at 11:35am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$3,500
1645 S 288th St, #201
Federal Way
Federal Way, WA
Updated February 20 at 11:42am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,400
3951 S 211th Pl Unit A2
SeaTac
SeaTac, WA
Updated February 20 at 11:41am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,795
3034 S 201st St
SeaTac
SeaTac, WA
Updated February 15 at 11:56am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,895
1304 S 286th St
Federal Way
Federal Way, WA
Updated February 13 at 12:03pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,950
231 S 177th Pl
Seattle
Seattle, WA
Updated February 1 at 11:50am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,300
231 S 177th Pl
Normandy Park
Normandy Park, WA
Updated January 25 at 12:22pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,495
Results within 5 miles of Des Moines, WA
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City Guide
Des Moines

Situated on the east shore of the Puget Sound, halfway between Tacoma and Seattle, Des Moines is a waterfront city with some of the luckiest residents in the country. The people of Des Moines get to enjoy fishing the cold waters of the Puget Sound, strolling along the boardwalk at Redondo Beach, shopping for the freshest groceries at the waterside farmer's market, as well as exploring the steep ravine of the forested Saltwater State Park at the southern edge of town. And, when it comes to property rentals, local residents have many options to choose from. Hobbs, for instance, has everything from low cost studio apartments to luxury lofts, townhomes, and rental homes, many with great views, and all just a mile or two away from a lovely waterfront. Apartment rental rates range from about $600 for an inexpensive studio apartment to over $1,200 for a luxury rental near the waterfront. Most rental homes around here are fairly big, having three bedrooms or more, and can cost anywhere from $1,500 to $2,000.

Need amenities? Well, we've got plenty of them in the apartments around here. It's common for apartments to have long lists amenities, including the usual perks such as a pool, playground, fitness center, business center, courtyard, and laundry facilities. In the expensive places, though, you can get some luxurious extras, such as free tanning, high tech workout equipment, a cozy community area complete with fire pit, a resort-style pool and a sauna.

Pet-friendly pads are everywhere around here. However, the kinds of pets you’re moving with can make the apartment search a little more difficult. Cats and small dogs are welcome just about anywhere, but moving to Des Moines with a 60-pound coon hound or a big ol' Labrador will most certainly be a challenge. Less expensive apartments, townhomes, and rental homes are the places to look for big dogs. Houses for rent by owners are more likely to consider pets on a case-by-case basis, so be sure to tell Sparky to be on his best behavior! At any property rental, you can expect to pay a refundable pet deposit around $500.

That's about all you need to know be a local Des Moinesian-renter. So, pack up that fishing pole and get to it! Good luck and happy hunting.

-By Katy Comal