94 Apartments under 1700 for rent in Kirkland, WA

Last updated September 26 at 5:53PM
11112 NE 68th St
Everest
Kirkland, WA
Updated September 26 at 3:12AM
1 Bedroom
$1,595
9915 NE 119th St
South Juanita
Kirkland, WA
Updated September 26 at 3:12AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,500
9826 NE 122nd Street unit T-302
South Juanita
Kirkland, WA
Updated September 26 at 3:51AM
1 Bedroom
$1,650
14316 126th Avenue NE # D304
Evergreen Hill
Kirkland, WA
Updated September 26 at 3:42AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,695
Results within 1 miles of Kirkland, WA
12116 NE 172nd Pl #K102
Brickyard Road-Queensgate
Bothell, WA
Updated September 26 at 3:44AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,545
Results within 5 miles of Kirkland, WA
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Rent Report
Kirkland

September 2017 Kirkland Rent Report

Welcome to the September 2017 Kirkland Rent Report. Kirkland rents declined over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Kirkland rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro and nation.

Kirkland rents declined over the past month

Kirkland rents have declined 1.5% over the past month, but have increased 0.5% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Kirkland stand at $1,670 for a one-bedroom apartment and $2,080 for a two-bedroom. Kirkland's year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 5.4%, as well as the national average of 3.0%.

Rents rising across the Seattle Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Kirkland, but across the entire metro. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in the Seattle metro, all of them have seen prices rise. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the metro.

  • Puyallup has seen the fastest rent growth in the metro, with a year-over-year increase of 9.9%. The median two-bedroom there costs $1,760, while one-bedrooms go for $1,420.
  • Over the past month, Kirkland has seen the biggest rent drop in the metro, with a decline of 1.5%. Median two-bedrooms there cost $2,080, while one-bedrooms go for $1,670.
  • Bellevue has the most expensive rents of the largest cities in the Seattle metro, with a two-bedroom median of $2,340; rents were up 2.7% over the past year but remained flat month-over-month.
  • Tacoma has the least expensive rents in the Seattle metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,530; rents were up 0.2% over the past month and 6.6% over the past year.

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Kirkland

Rent growth in Kirkland has been relatively stable over the past year - some other large cities have seen more substantial increases; in contrast, rents in a few cities have actually declined. Compared to most large cities across the country, Kirkland is less affordable for renters.

  • Other cities across the state have seen rents increase, with Washington as a whole logging rent growth of 5.4% over the past year.
  • Kirkland's median two-bedroom rent of $2,080 is above the national average of $1,160. Nationwide, rents have grown by 3.0% over the past year compared to the 0.5% increase in Kirkland.
  • While rents in Kirkland remained moderately stable this year, similar cities saw increases, including Vancouver (+6.8%), Los Angeles (+5.0%), and Phoenix (+4.9%); note that median 2BR rents in these cities go for $1,610, $1,740, and $1,020 respectively.
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in Kirkland than most large cities. For example, Spokane has a median 2BR rent of $870, where Kirkland is more than twice that price.

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
Seattle $1,380 $1,710 0.5% 5.4%
Tacoma $1,230 $1,530 0.2% 6.6%
Bellevue $1,880 $2,340 0.0% 2.7%
Everett $1,320 $1,640 0.1% 5.9%
Kent $1,410 $1,760 -0.3% 9.4%
Renton $1,640 $2,040 0.4% 8.0%
Federal Way $1,360 $1,700 2.0% 7.3%
Redmond $1,850 $2,310 -1.4% 4.9%
Kirkland $1,670 $2,080 -1.5% 0.5%
Puyallup $1,420 $1,760 3.7% 9.9%
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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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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.