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Overview of Pasadena

Searching for one bedroom apartments in a beautiful neighborhood is a goal for many renters. In fact, you might be familiar with beautiful Pasadena, California, because it's the home of the Rose Parade, held January 1 every year. Living here is more than just a parade, however, because this city is known for its beauty as it's nestled below the Los Angeles foothills. You could visit the Pasadena Playhouse one evening for theater enjoyment, or walk on down to the City College and enroll in classes almost year-round.

Take a look at the schedule for the Rose Bowl in greater Pasadena. You might want to find a "for rent" sign in this area because of all the fun events. From the weekly farmer's market to a huge swap meet, the Bowl is used for more than just football games. No matter your reason for apartment hunting in Pasadena, you have Rent.com on your side when you search for one bedroom apartments in this inland jewel away from the hustle-and-bustle of Downtown Los Angeles.

Searching for One Bedroom Apartments in Pasadena

Don't be overwhelmed by all the huge homes located in this vibrant city. This area is known for its immaculate single-family homes, but there are one bedroom apartments available when you know where to look. Take a drive down Hill, Orange Grove or California Avenues to find those apartment complexes. They're often shrouded in foliage from the trees lining the streets. You'll appreciate their shade when the warm summer arrives and your air conditioning bill isn't as high as the nearby desert communities.

When you find a few apartments to tour, keep in mind you have tenant's rights at the property. Read through this Rent.com blog post to see all the details. When you rent in Southern California, you want your security and cleaning deposit returned in almost the same amount as you put down.

You'll commonly find one bedroom apartments for around $900 to $1,200 a month in Pasadena. You might be able to find some good deals as college students move out of the area in late spring or early summer. Lock in those rental rates to enjoy this friendly neighborhood for many years.

Typical Layout for One Bedroom Apartments in Pasadena

Because space is limited in this foothill city, most apartment complexes are several stories tall. You might find a three- or four-story building with parking at ground level. Parking spaces are often built right into the bottom section of the building. With 500 to 800 square feet for one bedroom apartments in Pasadena, you're sure to find the right fit for you.