16 Apartments under 700 for rent in Milwaukee, WI

Last updated January 16 at 8:29pm UTC
Boulevard Apartments
2830 W Highland Blvd
Milwaukee, WI
Updated January 16 at 8:29pm UTC
Studio
$412
1 Bedroom
$542
2 Bedrooms
Ask
2208 W Locust St
Park West
Milwaukee, WI
Updated January 16 at 9:53am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$600
3124 W National Ave
Silver City
Milwaukee, WI
Updated January 3 at 1:53am UTC
Studio
$595
2522 S 6th St
Lincoln Village
Milwaukee, WI
Updated January 13 at 11:27am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$675
1970 W Melvina St
Arlington Heights
Milwaukee, WI
Updated January 13 at 11:27am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$675
3901 N Humboldt Blvd
Riverwest
Milwaukee, WI
Updated January 14 at 10:36am UTC
1 Bedroom
$650
1421 N 21st St
Midtown
Milwaukee, WI
Updated January 3 at 1:51am UTC
1 Bedroom
$525
3124 W National Ave
Silver City
Milwaukee, WI
Updated January 3 at 1:52am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$695
3711 W Roosevelt Dr
Roosevelt Grove
Milwaukee, WI
Updated January 16 at 9:48am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$650
3529 N 23rd St
Franklin Heights
Milwaukee, WI
Updated January 13 at 2:11am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$650
1421 W Atkinson Ave
Arlington Heights
Milwaukee, WI
Updated January 16 at 9:53am UTC
1 Bedroom
$500
1429 W Atkinson Ave
Arlington Heights
Milwaukee, WI
Updated January 16 at 9:52am UTC
1 Bedroom
$500
135 E Keefe Ave
Harawbee
Milwaukee, WI
Updated January 16 at 9:54am UTC
Studio
$600
2365 S 7th St
Lincoln Village
Milwaukee, WI
Updated January 16 at 9:58am UTC
1 Bedroom
$600
2538 S 9th Pl
Lincoln Village
Milwaukee, WI
Updated January 11 at 12:01pm UTC
Studio
$600
1426 S 31st St
Burnham Park
Milwaukee, WI
Updated January 3 at 1:46am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$650
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January 2018 Milwaukee Rent Report

Welcome to the January 2018 Milwaukee Rent Report. Milwaukee rents declined over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Milwaukee rental market, including comparisons to similar cities nationwide.

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January 2018 Milwaukee Rent Report

Welcome to the January 2018 Milwaukee Rent Report. Milwaukee rents declined over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Milwaukee rental market, including comparisons to similar cities nationwide.

Milwaukee rents declined slightly over the past month

Milwaukee rents have declined 0.2% over the past month, and are down slightly by 0.5% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Milwaukee stand at $710 for a one-bedroom apartment and $880 for a two-bedroom. This is the third straight month that the city has seen rent decreases after an increase in September. Milwaukee's year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 1.5%, as well as the national average of 2.8%.

Milwaukee rents more affordable than many similar cities nationwide

As rents have fallen slightly in Milwaukee, many comparable cities nationwide have seen prices increase, in some cases substantially. Milwaukee is also more affordable than most other large cities across the country.

  • Milwaukee's median two-bedroom rent of $880 is below the national average of $1,160. Nationwide, rents have grown by 2.8% over the past year compared to the 0.5% decline in Milwaukee.
  • While rents in Milwaukee fell slightly over the past year, many cities nationwide saw increases, including Phoenix (+3.8%), Seattle (+3.0%), and Dallas (+2.2%).
  • Renters will find more reasonable prices in Milwaukee than most similar cities. For example, San Francisco has a median 2BR rent of $3,010, which is nearly three-and-a-half times the price in Milwaukee.

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.

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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.

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