Apartment Guide

Apartments for rent in Raleigh, NC

Crabtree

4700 Riverwood Cirlce, Raleigh, North Carolina 27612
$1,058+
(44 Ratings)
Studio$1,058+10 units available
1 Bed$1,205+
2 Beds$1,702+
3 Beds$2,639+
Current Rent Specials
(984) 444-3266

North Hills

201 Park at North Hills Street Suite 108, Raleigh, North Carolina 27609
$1,081+
(131 Ratings)
Studio$1,081+Only 1 unit left
1 Bed$1,221+9 units available
2 Beds$1,563+5 units left
Current Rent Specials
Updated 2 days ago
Featured
(919) 415-0259

Cameron Village

401 Oberlin Road, Raleigh, North Carolina 27605
$1,139+
(107 Ratings)
1 Bed$1,139+5 units left
2 Beds$1,576+4 units left
Current Rent Specials
Updated 21 hours ago
FreshFeatured
(919) 238-3659

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East Raleigh

3105 Holston Lane, Raleigh, North Carolina 27610
$815+
(1 Ratings)
1 Bed$815+
2 Beds$875+
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
Updated 4 days ago
Top Rated
(984) 204-8151

1301 Pine Winds Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
$862+
(67 Ratings)
2 Beds$954+
3 Beds$1,133+Only 3 units left
Current Rent Specials
(984) 222-7130

Glenwood

2600 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, North Carolina 27608
Pet Friendly
$1,427+
(3 Ratings)
Studio$1,427+Only 1 unit left
1 Bed$1,438+
2 Beds$1,843+
3 Beds$3,193+Only 2 units left
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
Updated 5 days ago
(984) 833-4493

Northwest Raleigh

8531 Summersweet Lane, Raleigh, North Carolina 27612
Pet Friendly
$976+
(8 Ratings)
1 Bed$976+
2 Beds$1,177+
3 Beds$1,295+
Current Rent Specials
Updated 11 days ago
Top Rated
(919) 371-2667

Southwest Raleigh

320 The Greens Circle, Raleigh, North Carolina 27606
Golf
$950+
(161 Ratings)
1 Bed$1,000+
2 Beds$1,350+
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
Updated 2 days ago
Top RatedFeatured
(919) 238-3510

1302 Rio Valley Dr, Raleigh, North Carolina 27614
Luxury
$995+
(203 Ratings)
1 Bed$995+
2 Beds$1,175+
3 Beds$1,525+10 units available
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
Updated 13 hours ago
FreshFeatured
(844) 388-6493

Triangle Town Center

5721 Goodstone Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27616
Pet Friendly
$895+
(22 Ratings)
1 Bed$895+
2 Beds$1,050+
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
Updated 13 hours ago
FreshFeatured
(919) 249-7119

Southeast Raleigh

1160 Auston Grove Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27610
$900+
(38 Ratings)
1 Bed$900+
2 Beds$1,075+
3 Beds$1,300+
Current Rent Specials
Top RatedFeatured
(919) 238-3622

West Raleigh

5425 J Dana Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27606
$865+
StudioPlease Call
2 Beds$865+4 units left
3 Beds$1,075+
Current Rent Specials
Updated 11 days ago
(984) 222-7191

White Oak

500 Abberly Crest Boulevard, Garner, North Carolina 27529
Pet Friendly
$899+
(161 Ratings)
1 Bed$899+
2 Beds$1,093+
3 Beds$1,244+
Current Rent Specials
Featured
(919) 238-3611

North Hills

1570 Atria Circle, Raleigh, North Carolina 27604
Pet Friendly
$1,019+
(16 Ratings)
1 Bed$1,019+5 units left
2 Beds$1,365+8 units available
3 Beds$1,799+4 units left
Current Rent Specials
Updated 2 days ago
Featured
(984) 500-5662

500 Shady Summit Way, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
New Construction
$932+
2 Beds$1,346+6 units available
3 Beds$1,536Only 3 units left
Current Rent Specials
Updated 16 hours ago
FreshFeatured
(984) 833-5984

Crabtree

4408 Marriott Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27612
Senior
$1,495+
(11 Ratings)
1 Bed$1,495+
2 Beds$2,410+
Current Rent Specials
Updated 3 days ago
Featured
(844) 302-2866

Crabtree

2421 Landmark Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27607
Pet Friendly
$981+
2 Beds$1,545+Only 2 units left
Current Rent Specials
Updated 15 hours ago
FreshFeatured
(919) 371-4620

6701 Fox Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27616
Luxury
$1,024+
1 Bed$1,024+
2 Beds$1,278+
3 Beds$1,499+
Current Rent Specials
Updated 11 days ago
(919) 267-2380

North Raleigh

910 Shellbrook Ct, Raleigh, North Carolina 27609
Pet Friendly
$845+
(144 Ratings)
2 Beds$950+
Current Rent Specials
Updated 6 days ago
Featured
(919) 867-3323

1100 Deer Harbor Drive, Garner, North Carolina 27529
New Construction
$925+
(15 Ratings)
1 Bed$925
2 Beds$1,125+
3 Beds$1,375
Current Rent Specials
(919) 261-1278

Glenwood

3710 Exchange Glenwood Place, Raleigh, North Carolina 27612
$1,014+
Studio$1,014+
1 Bed$1,170+
2 Beds$1,421+
3 Beds$2,286+
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
Updated 11 days ago
Featured
(919) 436-3927

Downtown Raleigh

300 West Hargett Street, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
$1,153+
(9 Ratings)
1 Bed$1,153+
2 Beds$1,838+Only 2 units left
Current Rent Specials
Updated 15 hours ago
Fresh
(984) 208-3799

150 Horizon Trail, Garner, North Carolina 27529
$949+
(9 Ratings)
2 Beds$1,125+Only 2 units left
3 Beds$1,295+Only 2 units left
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
Updated 13 days ago
Featured
(844) 839-7512

Triangle Town Center

4110 Wake Hills Lane, Raleigh, North Carolina 27616
$920+
(62 Ratings)
2 Beds$1,150+5 units left
3 Beds$1,370+Only 3 units left
Current Rent Specials
Updated a day ago
(919) 238-3494

Wakefield

14411 Calloway Gap Road, Raleigh, North Carolina 27614
$836+
(184 Ratings)
1 Bed$836+
2 Beds$1,060+
3 Beds$1,352+
Current Rent Specials
Updated 21 hours ago
Fresh
(919) 816-2799

Triangle Town Center

3235 Trimblestone Lane, Raleigh, North Carolina 27616
$984+
2 Beds$1,203+Only 2 units left
Current Rent Specials
Updated 21 hours ago
Fresh
(919) 246-9325

North Raleigh

4612 Dansey Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27616
Pet Friendly
$827+
(6 Ratings)
1 Bed$827+5 units left
2 Beds$927+4 units left
3 Beds$1,040+
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
Updated 13 hours ago
FreshFeatured
(919) 249-7334

Cary Towne Center

6301 Daybrook Circle, Raleigh, North Carolina 27606
$885+
1 Bed$885+4 units left
2 Beds$1,095+8 units available
3 Beds$1,161+
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
Featured
(844) 579-9613

Crabtree

4601 Baymar Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27612
Pet Friendly
$890+
(4 Ratings)
1 Bed$890+
2 Beds$1,094+
Current Rent Specials
Updated 2 days ago
Featured
(984) 444-3696

West Raleigh

1201 Pine Haven Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27607
Luxury
$985+
1 Bed$985+
2 Beds$1,325+
3 Beds$1,625+
Current Rent Specials
Updated 16 hours ago
FreshFeatured
(919) 371-4182
All about

Raleigh, NC

Getting to know Raleigh, NC

Raleigh, the "City of Oaks," is part of what is known as the Research Triangle (along with Durham and Chapel Hill). The area's economy is strong, resulting in high per capita income and low unemployment. The Triangle area is a leader in the production of electrical machinery, electronic equipment, processed foods, pharmaceuticals and metal products. It's also well-regarded for its universities, including North Carolina State University, Duke University and UNC Chapel Hill. Locals will tell you Raleigh is pronounced "Rah-Lee," and if you're relocating, you'll find that southern pronunciation is an art. However you say it, Raleigh is a lovely place to call home, with a vibrant student community, positive job growth, and plenty of culture and entertainment.

 

Did you know?

Raleigh, the capital of North Carolina, is indeed a Southern city, but winters can get chilly. The city gets an average of five inches of snow per year.

 

Raleigh Attractions

For a great place to learn about area history, visit the North Carolina Museum of History, home to artifacts, photographs and exhibits from Colonial times to present day.

 

Raleigh Apartments and Neighborhoods

Raleigh offers a variety of apartments and neighborhoods that suit every lifestyle, including these best places to live in the City of Oaks:

  • Stonehenge: Ideal for two-income families with jobs near Research Triangle Park, Stonehenge in north Raleigh is a close-knit community with holiday festivals and parades.
  • North Hills: Find a townhouse in this area on the south end of Raleigh, where developers are introducing new shops, restaurants, offices and homes.
  • Brier Creek: Be within a stone's throw of Research Triangle Park in the Brier Creek area, where you can find a mix of single-family homes and condominiums next door to offices and shops.
  • Oakwood: If you're looking to be nearer to downtown but in a somewhat established community, look just outside the historic district of Oakwood, where new properties are emerging as a result of revitalization.
  • Five Points: Settle in beside shops, trendy bars and unique restaurants in the Five Points neighborhood, where you can glimpse the city's skyline from its vantage point northwest of downtown.

 

In addition to new apartment complexes with state-of-the-art amenities, Raleigh is experiencing a revitalization of some of its older properties being updated to include resort-style pools and community fitness centers.

 

Best of Raleigh

Experience excitement in Raleigh with this short list of ideas that pack a heaping portion of fun:

  • Best Place to Take the Kids: DefyGravity, a 20,000-square-foot facility northeast of Raleigh, features wall-to-wall trampolines, the expansive Olympic Foam Pit, world-famous Angled Wall trampolines and other fun and challenging activities.
  • Best Place to See Live Music: Featuring a wide variety of live entertainment, bar games and dancing, Deep South the Bar is a funky watering hole next door to the Red Hat Amphitheatre in downtown.
  • Best Nightclub in Raleigh: Head to Tj's Night Life northeast of downtown for live music, dance and exclusive events, all in an atmosphere with a coastal feel.

 

Free Things to Do in Raleigh

Find plenty of free things to do in the City of Oaks, from a walk through picturesque Pullen Park, anchored by a 1920s carousel, to the North Carolina Museum of Art, home to the Ann and Jim Goodnight Museum Park filled with walkways dotted with works of art.

 

Adventures in Raleigh

From adrenaline-boosting activities to educational tours, consider these exciting opportunities in Raleigh:

  • Take to the Skies: Take a hot air balloon ride with Raleigh Hot Air Balloons and behold the beauty and splendor of Raleigh and the surrounding area from views few people get to see. This is an hour-long journey that wraps up with a champagne toast upon touchdown.
  • Beer Making and Bottling: On the second Saturday of each month, free 30-minute tours of Big Boss Brewing Company are offered to visitors eager to learn all about the beer-making process.
  • Exploring Raleigh Segway-style: Take a professionally guided tour of Raleigh on a Segway, a fun and easy way to get around while learning about the city. Hear the whole live narration through the wireless audio pack and enjoy the ride with Triangle Glides!
  • Exciting PNC Arena Events: Home of the NHL's Carolina Hurricanes, the PNC Arena hosts entertaining events year-round. Rodeos, NCAA tournament basketball, Disney on Ice and Hurricane hockey are just a few of the options at PNC.
  • Have a Ball at Frankie's Fun Park: Frankie's features mini golf, the Fun House, batting cages, laser tag, arcade, Road Course, the Sky Trail, the Spider Web and the Drop Zone for visitors of all ages.

 

For Families with Kids

Maintaining its small-town charm but with big-city opportunities, Raleigh, NC is chock full of fun things to do with kids, starting with the Marbles Kids Museum in downtown, where learning is hands-on! When it's time to send kids to school, parents have more than 170 public schools to consider within the Raleigh school district, the largest public-school district in North Carolina.

 

Raleigh Getaways: North Carolina Beaches

Be less than four hours from Virginia Beach, VA, via I-95 northeast, and the Outer Banks on North Carolina's coast, accessible via U.S. 64 East. The closest beach to Raleigh, Wrightsville Beach, is just two hours away.

Raleigh City Skyline

Tips For Renting InRaleigh

  • The median price for a one-bedroom apartment in Raleigh is $925 per month.
  • Public transportation is provided by bus via the R-Line, a free hop on/off bus stopping at scheduled locations all throughout downtown, as well as Capital Area Transit, which makes stops at most of the area's tourist attractions.
  • There are well over 1,000 restaurants in Raleigh, providing ample dining options.
  • For recreation, the Raleigh-Durham area is home to many golf courses with tee times available year-round.
  • Sports fans enjoy attending games at North Carolina State University, a Division I NCAA member, and professional hockey games featuring the Carolina Hurricanes.
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Average Rent in Raleigh, NC

  • Studio: $1351
  • 1 bedroom: $1211
  • 2 bedrooms: $1438
  • 3 bedrooms: $1749