Orlando, FL., apartments are renting fast these days with one bedroom apartments averaging around $815 a month, according to Orlando Market Trends. That's up about 15 percent since 2005. Two bedroom apartments average around $950 a month while three bedroom units have been going for an average of around $1,050 a month in 2013.
Orlando features charming, historic areas with some neighborhoods dating to the 1800s. New age urban mixes with old school architecture in this eclectic city well known for Disney and entertainment venues and vacation getaways. Thornton Park is a trendy neighborhood with restyled cottages and residential lofts. Downtown Orlando features new condos and happening high rises. East side, west side, the city is known for a relaxed lifestyle and easy commutes for a city that size.
Great features of Orlando living include:
- Disney World and other tourist attractions
- Central Florida location, an hour from either coast and beaches
- Attractive people-friendly downtown with bike lanes
- Downtown arts district with galleries, culture, arts
- Great year-round weather, plenty of sunshine
- Sports including the Orlando Magic and Citrus Bowl
- Orange groves, hiking trails and nearby agricultural areas
Orlando features Disney World and theme parks galore. There's plenty to do with galleries and performing arts centers and plenty to love with theater, clubs, and world class restaurants. Leading neighborhood include Lake Eola Heights, College Park near the University of Central Florida, Baldwin Park, Dixie Belle, Kirkman North, Lake Underhill and Metro West among many others.
Now is the best time to rent an apartment in cost-effective Orlando. With the local real estate market recovering well from the great recession, the apartment rental market is booming. Good inventory plus good prices in a world class vacation and business Mecca makes "The City Beautiful" a great place to live, love, and rent.Source: The Orlando, FL housing data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).