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  • 4433 50th Ave S Photo 1
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    $3,900

    4433 50th Ave S

    4433 50th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118

    4 Beds • 2 Bath

    Available Now

    4 Beds, 2 Baths

    $3,900

    2,240 Sqft

    1 Floor Plan

    Top Amenities

    • Air Conditioning
    • Dishwasher
    • Hardwood Flooring

    Neighborhood

    Rainier Valley

    Seattle House for Rent

    Property Id: 1480661 Our beautiful home is located in one of Seattle's best neighborhoods in Lakewood. You are steps from Metro Bus Route 50, Microsoft Connect route, parks, gyms, pharmacy, restaurants, dry cleaning, martial arts studio, wellness center, mini mart, book store, and a small grocery store. A short drive to Safeway & PCC Market. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the walking distance to Lake Washington for walks, runs, biking, and hanging out for picnics. The home's main floor contains 2 bedrooms, bathroom w/ a claw foot tub & separate shower, galley kitchen w/ a commercial fridge/freezer & new farmhouse sink, dining room, and living room w/ fireplace. Tons of natural light throughout. The finished basement contains a huge bedroom w/ walk-in closet, family room, bathroom w/ shower/steam room, a second kitchen, laundry room, and a small bedroom/office. Outside has a deck/patio, an outdoor entertaining & grilling area, a built-in canopy w/ fireplace, semi-enclosed yard, and detached garage. Property Id 1480661 Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/4433-50th-ave-s-seattle-wa/1480661

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    (206) 730-0088
  • Green Leaf Encore Photo 1
    Green Leaf Encore Photo 2
    DealsSpecial Offer
    $1,675+

    Green Leaf Encore

    4689 Martin Luther King Junior Way South, Seattle, WA 98108

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    Available Now

    Studio, 1 Bath

    $1,675-$1,868

    366-510 Sqft

    1 Floor Plan

    1 Bed, 1 Bath

    Contact for Price

    519-733 Sqft

    3 Floor Plans

    2 Beds, 2 Baths

    Contact for Price

    888-1,002 Sqft

    1 Floor Plan

    Top Amenities

    • Washer & Dryer In Unit
    • Air Conditioning
    • Hardwood Flooring

    Pet Policy

    Cats Allowed & Dogs Allowed

      Neighborhood

      New Rainier Vista

      Seattle Apartment for Rent

      Green Leaf Encore Apartments is located in the heart of vibrant Columbia City, Seattle, just steps from the LINK light rail station. Green Leaf Encore is a brand new 96-unit luxury apartment community showcasing the following features:

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      (360) 602-7253
    • 3947 S Mead St Photo 1
      3947 S Mead St Photo 2
      $4,950

      3947 S Mead St

      3947 S Mead St, Seattle, WA 98118

      4 Beds • 2 Bath

      Available Now

      4 Beds, 2 Baths

      $4,950

      1 Floor Plan

      Top Amenities

      • Washer & Dryer In Unit
      • Dishwasher

      Pet Policy

      Dogs Allowed & Cats Allowed

        Neighborhood

        Hillman City

        Seattle House for Rent

        Wow! All the charm of a 1905 character home wrapped up in a myriad of modern conveniences! After a studs-out remodel, this beauty is practically brand new! Completely remodeled kitchen, bathrooms, and living spaces are fresh, airy, and bright, and designer touches abound. Plenty of large casement windows fill spaces with light and fresh air while generous recessed lighting ensures year-round brightness. Soaring high ceilings complete with ceiling fans provide cool, breezy comfort on the hottest of days. Newly landscaped outdoor spaces offer great escapes on sunny days. Treat friends and family to gourmet feasts from your shiny new Chef's kitchen! With an open floorplan, mingling is a given and you'll never be far from the action. An entertainment-sized deck steps from the kitchen offers great meal-time grilling while guests spill out into the huge fully fenced back yard. When it's time to retire, pick from your choice of two primary suites (yes - two!). A main floor primary suite includes direct access to the Jack n' Jill designer full bath and comes complete with ceiling fan for cool slumber. A lower-level primary suite offers perfect privacy away from the rest of the crowd with a bright, airy designer full bath, and barn door access to both the bath and closet space. Two additional bedrooms with ceiling fans and a sweet half-bath on the top floor offer additional retreats for family or guests. Conveniently located in the Hillman City neighborhood between Beacon Hill, Columbia City, and Seward Park. Close to shopping, dining and amenities. Minutes from Seward Park and Lake Washington for great outdoor adventures. Easy access to arterials and freeways provides trouble-free commuting. Light Rail station within walking distance (Columbia City Station), connecting to Downtown Seattle, SeaTac airport, and the University of Washington. Video tour link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-hZqc_nBkDg FEATURES: *4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths in 2270 sf of fresh living! *Studs out remodel incl. new electrical and plumbing - like living in a new house! *Plenty of large casement windows for great natural light and fresh air *Generous recessed lighting ensures year-round brightness *Soaring high ceilings and ceiling fans for cool, breezy spaces *Refinished original wood floors, plus brand-new designer tile and plush carpeting *Brand-new spacious Gourmet kitchen w/ plenty of shaker cabinets for great storage *Honed black granite counters w/ full-height white subway tile backsplash *Stainless steel appliances incl. American Range professional 5-burner gas range with 86,000 BTUs of cooking power *Over-the-range pot-filler for those big seafood boils and pasta parties *Professional 36" 1000 CFM Range Hood *Bosch 800 Refrigerator *Whisper quiet KitchenAid dishwasher *Easy access to back entertainment-sized deck for great meal-time grilling *Light, bright living/dining spaces w/ ceiling fans *Main floor primary suite w/ ceiling fan and direct access to Jack n' Jill newly remodeled bath *Main floor Jack n' Jill full bath w/ farmhouse sink, designer tub/shower combo, LED mirrored cabinet *Expansive lower-level primary suite w/ barn door access to brand new full ensuite bath and closet *Fresh lower-level primary ensuite bathroom w/ black walnut vanity, designer tub/shower combo, LED mirror *2 airy upper-level bedrooms with ceiling fans; 1 bedroom incl. sweet sunroom *Upper-level new designer half bath w/ pedestal sink and LED mirror *Separate laundry area w/ full-size washer and dryer, tons of storage space, and access to back yard *Separate porch/mudroom off kitchen *Sunny oversized entertainment deck *Gorgeous newly landscaped front and back yards w/ year-round yard maintenance included *Fully fenced, private back yard *Below-deck outdoor storage area *Off-street parking *Walk Score = 89: Very Walkable. Most errands can be accomplished on foot. Pets on a case-by-case basis, subject to interview and owner approval. First month, security deposit, and pet

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        (206) 429-4583
      • kitchen with stainless steel appliances, range oven, light countertops, light brown cabinets, and light parquet floors
        view of bird's eye view
        New Lower Price
        $1,599+

        CityLine Apartments

        4740 32nd Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118

        Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

        Available Now

        Studio, 1 Bath

        $1,599-$1,768

        587-871 Sqft

        7 Floor Plans

        1 Bed, 1 Bath

        $1,819-$2,560

        610-988 Sqft

        27 Floor Plans

        2 Beds, 2 Baths

        $2,496-$3,594

        863-1,694 Sqft

        31 Floor Plans

        Top Amenities

        • Balcony
        • Elevator

        Pet Policy

        Cats Allowed & Dogs Allowed

          Neighborhood

          Columbia City

          Seattle Apartment for Rent

          CityLine apartment homes feature the latest in contemporary design and comfort and is within walking distance of locally-owned shops, bakeries, and coffee houses. If you are in the mood for a night in the city, the train can take you downtown and back again. Experience the best of both worlds at CityLine apartments.

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          (425) 786-0729
        • 3902 S Ferdinand St Photo 1
          3902 S Ferdinand St Photo 2
          $3,700

          3902 S Ferdinand St

          3902 S Ferdinand St unit 303, Seattle, WA 98118

          3 Beds • 2 Bath

          Available Now

          3 Beds, 2 Baths

          $3,700

          1,150 Sqft

          1 Floor Plan

          Top Amenities

          • Washer & Dryer In Unit

          Neighborhood

          Columbia City

          Seattle House for Rent

          Introducing our incredible 2 bed/2 bath apartment with a unique open loft bedroom in the heart of Seattle, WA. This split-level unit boasts historic features such as arched windows and vaulted ceilings, providing a charming and spacious living environment. With stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, and ample storage space, this apartment is perfect for those who appreciate designer finishes. Enjoy the convenience of having a washer/dryer in unit and easy access to public transportation with Metro Route #7 to Downtown and Columbia City, as well as a light rail station just a 10-minute walk away. Don't miss out on the opportunity to call this stunning apartment your new home! Monthly Rent: $3,700 Fully Refundable Deposit: $2,500 Lease Term: 12 Months Tenants responsible for all utilities Service and Support Animals Only. Street Parking Visit: ColumbiaCityAbbey.com for additional photos and building information. *$49 non-refundable application fee per each applicant age 18 and older. Keywords: Columbia City, Lakeshore, Abbey

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          (425) 242-5106
        • 3902 S Ferdinand St Photo 1
          3902 S Ferdinand St Photo 2
          $3,695

          3902 S Ferdinand St

          3902 S Ferdinand St unit 302, Seattle, WA 98118

          3 Beds • 3 Bath

          Available Now

          3 Beds, 3 Baths

          $3,695

          1,530 Sqft

          1 Floor Plan

          Top Amenities

          • Washer & Dryer In Unit

          Neighborhood

          Columbia City

          Seattle House for Rent

          Experience the charm of living in a historic building in the heart of Seattle, WA. This 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom apartment boasts unique features such as arched windows, vaulted ceilings, and quartz countertops. The spacious living room and den provide plenty of room for relaxation and entertainment. With stainless steel appliances, luxury vinyl plank flooring, and a washer/dryer in unit, this remodeled space offers both style and convenience. Just half a mile away from the Light Rail and with a nearby fitness center, this apartment is perfect for those looking for a blend of historic charm and modern amenities. Don't miss out on the opportunity to live in this amazing space! Monthly Rent: $3,695 until July 31st, 2024 After $3,750 Fully Refundable Deposit: $2,500 Lease Term: 12 Months Tenants responsible for all utilities Service and Support Animals Only. Street Parking Only *$49 non-refundable application fee per each applicant age 18 and older. Keywords: Columbia City, Lakeshore, Abbey

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          (425) 242-5106
        • 3902 S Ferdinand St Photo 1
          3902 S Ferdinand St Photo 2
          $2,950

          3902 S Ferdinand St

          3902 S Ferdinand St unit 203, Seattle, WA 98118

          2 Beds • 2 Bath

          Available Now

          2 Beds, 2 Baths

          $2,950

          1,100 Sqft

          1 Floor Plan

          Top Amenities

          • Washer & Dryer In Unit

          Neighborhood

          Columbia City

          Seattle House for Rent

          Experience the charm of living in a beautifully remodeled historic building in the heart of Seattle, WA. This 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom apartment boasts luxurious features such as quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, and designer touches throughout. Enjoy the convenience of having a washer/dryer in unit, as well as access to a nearby plaza and a den/office space for added flexibility. With new windows, luxury vinyl plank flooring, and historical features, this apartment offers a perfect blend of modern amenities and classic charm. Located near shops and grocery stores, this apartment is ideal for those looking for a stylish and convenient living space in a prime location. Monthly Rent: $2,950 Fully Refundable Deposit: $2,500 Lease Term: 12 Months Tenants responsible for all utilities Service and Support Animals Only. Street Parking Only *$49 non-refundable application fee per each applicant age 18 and older. Keywords: Columbia City, Lakeshore, Abbey

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          (425) 242-5106
        • 4735 32nd Ave S Photo 1
          4735 32nd Ave S Photo 2
          $884

          4735 32nd Ave S

          4735 32nd Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118

          Studio • 1 Bath

          Available Now

          Studio, 1 Bath

          $884

          292 Sqft

          1 Floor Plan

          Neighborhood

          Columbia City

          House for RentView All Details
          (425) 273-3386
        • Summerstone Photo 1
          Summerstone Photo 2
          $1,207+

          Summerstone

          5231 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118

          Studio–1 Beds • 1 Bath

          Studio, 1 Bath

          $1,207-$1,435

          285-337 Sqft

          4 Floor Plans

          1 Bed, 1 Bath

          $1,627

          647 Sqft

          1 Floor Plan

          Top Amenities

          • Dishwasher

          Pet Policy

          Cats Allowed & Dogs Allowed

            Neighborhood

            Hillman City

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            (360) 845-7336
          • 5018 24th Pl S Photo 1
            5018 24th Pl S Photo 2
            $3,095

            5018 24th Pl S

            5018 24th Pl S, Seattle, WA 98108

            3 Beds • 2 Bath

            Available Now

            3 Beds, 2 Baths

            $3,095

            1,750 Sqft

            1 Floor Plan

            Top Amenities

            • Washer & Dryer In Unit

            Neighborhood

            Beacon Hill

            Seattle House for Rent

            Main features are: - fully upgraded kitchen with breakfast nook with granite counter, stainless steel appliances, and tiles - Dining Room (~13'x11') and living room (~19'x14') with fireplace - fully upgraded bathroom with granite counter and tiles - master bedroom (~14'x13') with 2 closets - 2 bedrooms (~11'x10') with ceiling fans - washer/dryer in unit - Back patio-great for BBQ! - Detached garage - plenty of storage spaces. This is a great home in a perfect location!!! -Columbia Park, Jefferson Park, Dakota Park, Maplewood Playfield within 5 mins drive. -Seattle Supermarket, Foulee Market, PCC Community Markets within 5 mins drive. -Maple Elementary School, Maxine Mimms High School, Dearborn Park International School, Interagency Academy within 7 mins drive. AVAILABLE NOW!!! Terms: Lease: 12 months First month rent: $3095 Security deposit: $2900 No pets. Application fee $25/adult Offered by WPI Real Estate. For more information please call 206-522-8172 ext 145 or email: ywei@wpirealestate.com..

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            (206) 522-8172
          • 4010 48th Ave S Photo 1
            4010 48th Ave S Photo 2
            $1,200

            4010 48th Ave S

            4010 48th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118

            1 Bed • 1 Bath

            Available Now

            1 Bed, 1 Bath

            $1,200

            1 Floor Plan

            Top Amenities

            • Washer & Dryer In Unit
            • Dishwasher
            • Hardwood Flooring

            Neighborhood

            Rainier Valley

            Seattle House for Rent

            Property Id: 1478419 Furnished room in this beautifully restored 1904 Craftsman Lake House, located just off Lake Washington Blvd, near Seward Park. Elegant upscale house includes a stackable W/D, Chef's kitchen with Wolfe range, wine cooler, coved ceilings, inlaid hardwood floors, wood-burning fireplace, and lots of Old World Charm. "Mt Rainier" Room (193sf) has the best view in the house - both sunrise and Lake Washington views. It has a lovely 4-poster queen bed with storage underneath, a work desk and chair, dresser, night stand, rug and cedar closet. Three shared bathrooms, so you will always have one available! Rent includes use of kayaks, EV charger, indoor rowing machine, Wifi, common household supplies, yard maintenance, on-site property management, and monthly housecleaning. The home is located in the desirable Mt Baker/Genesee neighborhood of Seattle. Furnished, month-to-month. Stay as long as you'd like or as little as one month. Send your best email for links to video and rental documents. Property Id 1478419 Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/4010-48th-ave-s-seattle-wa/1478419

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            (206) 355-1706
          • 3811 43rd Ave S Photo 1
            3811 43rd Ave S Photo 2
            $1,795

            3811 43rd Ave S

            3811 43rd Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118

            1 Bed • 1 Bath

            Available Now

            1 Bed, 1 Bath

            $1,795

            775 Sqft

            1 Floor Plan

            Neighborhood

            Mount Baker

            House for RentView All Details
            (206) 353-7228
          • 3948 S Farrar St Photo 1
            3948 S Farrar St Photo 2
            $700

            3948 S Farrar St

            3948 S Farrar St, Seattle, WA 98118

            1 Bed • 1 Bath

            Available Now

            1 Bed, 1 Bath

            $700

            150 Sqft

            1 Floor Plan

            Neighborhood

            Columbia City

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            (253) 222-5051
          • 3902 S Ferdinand St Photo 1
            3902 S Ferdinand St Photo 2
            $2,800

            3902 S Ferdinand St

            3902 S Ferdinand St unit 204, Seattle, WA 98118

            2 Beds • 1 Bath

            Available Now

            2 Beds, 1 Bath

            $2,800

            800 Sqft

            1 Floor Plan

            Neighborhood

            Columbia City

            Seattle House for Rent

            Location, Location, Location!! The Columbia City Abbey is located in the heart of Columbia City historical district, within walking distance to restaurants, bakeries, bars, shops, art galleries, groceries. Unlike other cookie-cutter apartments, each unit in the Columbia City Abbey is a designer unit, with unique high-end design touches throughout. All units are newly remodeled and share one thing in common: Space, Space, Space! Rarely will you find such spacious and artfully designed high-end apartment units in the heart of Columbia City. Explore and enjoy. Monthly Rent: $2,800 Fully Refundable Deposit: $2,000 Lease Term: 12 Months Tenants responsible for all utilities Service and Support Animals Only. Street Parking Only Visit: ColumbiaCityAbbey.com for additional photos and building information. *$49 non-refundable application fee per each applicant age 18 and older. Keywords: Columbia City, Lakeshore, Abbey

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            (425) 242-5106
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          • 3902 S Ferdinand St Photo 1
            3902 S Ferdinand St Photo 2
            $2,225

            3902 S Ferdinand St

            3902 S Ferdinand St unit 206, Seattle, WA 98118

            Studio • 1 Bath

            Available Now

            Studio, 1 Bath

            $2,225

            630 Sqft

            1 Floor Plan

            Top Amenities

            • Washer & Dryer In Unit

            Neighborhood

            Columbia City

            Seattle House for Rent

            Welcome to your new home in the heart of Seattle at the Columbia City Abbey! This charming historic building offers a newly remodeled open concept 1 bedroom apartment with designer touches throughout. Enjoy the luxury of stainless steel appliances, vaulted ceilings, and a private patio. The living space features large windows, allowing for plenty of natural light to fill the room. With a washer/dryer in unit and luxury vinyl plank flooring, convenience and style come together seamlessly. Located just half a mile away from the Light Rail, you'll have easy access to all that Seattle has to offer. Nearby restaurants, shopping, and a fitness center make this the perfect place to call home. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to live in a piece of Seattle's history! Monthly Rent: $2,225 Fully Refundable Deposit: $1,500 Lease Term: 12 Months Tenants responsible for all utilities Service and Support Animals Only. Street Parking Only *$49 non-refundable application fee per each applicant age 18 and older. Keywords: Columbia City, Lakeshore, Abbey

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            (425) 242-5106
          • Pearl Street (3927) Photo 1
            Pearl Street (3927) Photo 2
            $1,795

            Pearl Street (3927)

            3927 S Pearl St, Seattle, WA 98118

            1 Bed • 1 Bath

            1 Bed, 1 Bath

            $1,795

            550 Sqft

            1 Floor Plan

            Neighborhood

            Columbia City

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            (360) 845-8276
          • 3435 Rainier Ave S Photo 1
            3435 Rainier Ave S Photo 2
            $1,425

            3435 Rainier Ave S

            3435 Rainier Ave S unit 6, Seattle, WA 98144

            1 Bed • 1 Bath

            Available Now

            1 Bed, 1 Bath

            $1,425

            600 Sqft

            1 Floor Plan

            Neighborhood

            Columbia City

            Seattle House for Rent

            Welcome to the excellent 1 bedroom apartment near Mt. Baker Railway in Seattle, WA. This cozy unit features wood floors, granite slab countertops, and energy-efficient windows. Enjoy the convenience of a reserved parking space and secured entry. The community courtyard is perfect for relaxing outdoors. With coin-operated laundry on-site, you'll never have to worry about finding a laundromat. Take advantage of the easy access to public transportation, with Metro Route #7 to Downtown and Columbia City, and Metro Route #8 to Queen Anne, Capital Hill, and Madison Valley. The nearby Light Rail provides quick access to Downtown, Chinatown, Stadiums, Pioneer Square, and the University District. With close proximity to I-5 and I-90, commuting is a breeze. Walk to Mt. Baker Railway Station or take a short drive to Columbia City. Grocery shopping is a breeze with QFC, Safeway, and ethnic specialty markets within walking distance. Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity to live in a prime location with all the amenities you need. Monthly Rent: $1425 Fully Refundable Deposit: $1,100 Lease Term: 12 months Tenants responsible for all utilities No smoking and no pets. Support and Service Animals Only Parking Included!!! *$49 non-refundable application fee per person age 18 and older Key Words: Seattle, Rainier Ave S, Columbia City, Mt Baker, North Beacon Hill, Lakeshore.

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            (425) 242-5106
          • 5211 26th Ave S Photo 1
            5211 26th Ave S Photo 2
            $3,150

            5211 26th Ave S

            5211 26th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98108

            3 Beds • 1 Bath

            Available Now

            3 Beds, 1 Bath

            $3,150

            960 Sqft

            1 Floor Plan

            Neighborhood

            Beacon Hill

            Seattle House for Rent

            Charming newly remodeled 3 beds and 1 bath rambler featuring recessed lighting, tasteful colors, and finishes around every turn. A modern kitchen. Off-street parking. Numerous amenities and a few blocks to light rail. -10 minutes to Seatac Airport -15 min to Downtown Seattle -15 minutes to Downtown Bellevue -15 min to International District Seattle -10 min to Westfield Southcenter Mall -Blocks from nearby restaurants.

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            (206) 851-2612
          • Pax Futura Photo 1
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            $1,295

            Pax Futura

            3702 S Hudson St, Seattle, WA 98118

            Studio • 1 Bath

            Studio, 1 Bath

            $1,295

            270 Sqft

            1 Floor Plan

            Neighborhood

            Columbia City

            Apartment for RentView All Details
            (564) 238-3653

          Average Rent in Seattle, WA

          Avg. RentAnnual Change
          Seattle Studio - $1,511+4%
          Seattle 1 Bed - $2,180-4%
          Seattle 2 Beds - $2,855-12%
          Last updated 5/21/2024

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          Close to parks and open spaces. easy access to downtown. and grocery stores. Favorite small businesses close by.

          Wild waves and Disney land and family fun center and skating and ice skating and hovebiring , swimming

          I love that there isn't much activity from the neighbors, and that the houses are sealed and very quiet so that I'm not bothered by noise.

          The mall the beach definitely the parks they are so nice and the little kids selling lemonade ade during the summer a delight

          Demographics

          Education

          High School

          34%

          Associate's

          21%

          Bachelor's

          27%

          Master's

          15%

          Doctorate

          4%

          Family Size

          2 people

          38%

          3 people

          23%

          4 people

          16%

          5 people

          12%

          6+ people

          11%

          Household Income

          0-50k

          46%

          50-100k

          16%

          100-150k

          19%

          150-200k

          9%

          200k+

          11%

          Age

          0-10

          12%

          10-20

          13%

          20-45

          41%

          45-65

          23%

          65+

          11%

          Affordability

          Percentage: 3/53/5

          Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

          Last updated 5/21/2024

          *The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

          Rent Trends

          Average rent in Columbia City, Seattle, WA

          In Seattle, WA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,511 to $2,855. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Columbia City, Seattle, WA is $1,511. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $2,180. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $2,855.

          Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

          Studio

          +4%

          Changed from $1,453 to $1,511
          1 Bed

          -4%

          Changed from $2,271 to $2,180
          2 Beds

          -12%

          Changed from $3,244 to $2,855
          Last updated 5/21/2024

          Cost of Living

          Compared to State Average

          9.6%

          Compared to National Average

          39.2%

          The cost of living in Columbia City, Seattle, WA is 9.6% higher than the state average and 39.2% higher than the national average. Columbia City, Seattle, WA housing is 112.1% more expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 1.5% more pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 16.3% more in Columbia City, Seattle, WA than in the rest of the country.

          Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 37.7% more here compared to the U.S. average.
          Cost of Living in Columbia City, Seattle, WACompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
          Housing
          28.5%
          112.1%
          Utilities
          3.5%
          1.5%
          Food
          2.9%
          16.3%
          Transportation
          4.3%
          28.4%
          Healthcare
          9.1%
          37.7%

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          Silverdale$2,217+17%
          Burien$2,119+6%
          Port Orchard$2,099+15%
          Federal Way$2,000+2%
          Olympia$1,976-13%
          Lakewood$1,972+3%
          Everett$1,964-1%
          Auburn$1,887+8%
          Marysville$1,887+38%
          Kent$1,825-11%
          Tacoma$1,820-6%
          Puyallup$1,750-1%
          Gig Harbor$1,657+14%
          Lacey$1,625+7%
          Shelton$1,575+3%

          Compare Neighborhoods

          Lake View

          $1,450

          1 Bed Avg. Rent

          Rainier Beach

          $1,475

          1 Bed Avg. Rent

          Alki Point

          $1,500

          1 Bed Avg. Rent

          What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Seattle, WA?

          For renters in Seattle seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are Lake View, Rainier Beach, and Alki Point, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $1,450, $1,475, and $1,500 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Seattle Hill-Silver Firs and University Heights, where the rents are $1,530 and $1,595, a favorable comparison to Seattle's overall 1-bedroom average of $2,180.

          What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Seattle, WA?

          In Seattle, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Ravenna, First Hill, and Cascade. A 1-bedroom apartment in Ravenna averages at $3,400, in First Hill it averages $3,253, and in Cascade, the average is $2,515. For additional high-end living options, Lake Union offers 1-bedroom apartments at $2,491, and Downtown at $2,473. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $2,180 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Seattle, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

          What are the most popular neighborhoods in Seattle, WA?

          In Seattle, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include University District, University Heights, and Lake View. In University District, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $1,662. University Heights sees average rents of $1,595 for a 1-bedroom unit. Lake View offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $1,450. For those seeking other popular areas, Wallingford presents 1-bedroom apartments at $1,745, and Northeast Seattle at $2,385. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $2,180 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Seattle, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

          NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
          Downtown$1,695-4%
          Wallingford$1,670+2%
          Beacon Hill$1,587+15%
          North Beacon Hill$1,587+15%
          North Seattle$1,5700%
          West Seattle$1,545+3%
          Eastlake$1,545+29%
          Lower Queen Anne$1,543+11%
          First Hill$1,512-19%
          Central Seattle$1,511-1%
          Central District$1,511+8%
          Queen Anne$1,508+8%
          Alki Point$1,500--
          Atlantic$1,499-8%
          West Queen Anne$1,495-15%
          Greenwood$1,475+20%
          West Woodland$1,475-9%
          East Park$1,4700%
          Broadway$1,460+3%
          Northwest Seattle$1,440+15%
          Capitol Hill$1,437+2%
          Squire Park$1,437-4%
          University District$1,425-3%
          Northeast Seattle$1,425-3%
          Northgate$1,400+8%
          Lake View$1,395--
          Rainier Valley$1,380+2%
          Green Lake$1,375-5%
          Adams$1,370+14%
          Stevens$1,325-12%
          Ballard$1,322+2%
          East Queen Anne$1,320+6%
          Fremont$1,275-20%
          North Queen Anne$1,245--
          Roosevelt$1,198-4%
          Lake City$1,150+5%
          Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
          Cascade$2,515-17%
          Lake Union$2,491-16%
          Downtown$2,473+4%
          East Park$2,400+30%
          Northeast Seattle$2,385+37%
          North Seattle$2,225-13%
          West Seattle$2,224+2%
          West Woodland$2,214+7%
          Ballard$2,156+12%
          Madison Park$2,150+5%
          Adams$2,147+7%
          Stevens$2,134-7%
          Rainier Valley$2,119+5%
          Lower Queen Anne$2,112-16%
          North Creek$2,055+3%
          Queen Anne$1,995-16%
          Capitol Hill$1,985-4%
          Broadway$1,985+4%
          Roosevelt$1,9810%
          Eastlake$1,9800%
          Atlantic$1,959-6%
          Beacon Hill$1,950+22%
          North Beacon Hill$1,950+22%
          Fremont$1,895+12%
          Central Seattle$1,875-8%
          Lake City$1,798+11%
          Northwest Seattle$1,784+2%
          Greenwood$1,784+5%
          Central District$1,775-13%
          Magnolia$1,772-2%
          Wallingford$1,745+1%
          West Queen Anne$1,725+5%
          Squire Park$1,710+5%
          Green Lake$1,695+3%
          Northgate$1,695+3%
          North Queen Anne$1,6950%
          Paine Field-Lake Stickney$1,674-1%
          University District$1,6620%
          Renton Hill$1,655-21%
          East Queen Anne$1,650+6%
          University Heights$1,595+10%
          Seattle Hill-Silver Firs$1,530-13%
          Alki Point$1,500-33%
          Rainier Beach$1,475--
          Lake View$1,450-12%
          Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
          Cascade$3,536-23%
          Lake Union$3,487-24%
          Downtown$3,330-8%
          Northeast Seattle$3,248+57%
          West Woodland$3,161-5%
          Ballard$2,976-1%
          Adams$2,908-3%
          Beacon Hill$2,797+22%
          North Beacon Hill$2,797+22%
          Rainier Valley$2,795-1%
          North Seattle$2,792-9%
          North Creek$2,767+12%
          Wallingford$2,745+10%
          East Park$2,695-4%
          Madison Park$2,6500%
          Capitol Hill$2,616-8%
          University District$2,595+27%
          Stevens$2,595+12%
          University Heights$2,595+13%
          Alki Point$2,550--
          Broadway$2,495-16%
          Renton Hill$2,495+7%
          East Queen Anne$2,452+1%
          Queen Anne$2,447-19%
          Fremont$2,400+37%
          Eastlake$2,395+26%
          West Queen Anne$2,395-8%
          West Seattle$2,387-23%
          Greenwood$2,350-36%
          Northwest Seattle$2,300+5%
          Green Lake$2,295+7%
          Lower Queen Anne$2,285-26%
          Seattle Hill-Silver Firs$2,166-3%
          Central District$2,145-24%
          Squire Park$2,145-25%
          Magnolia$2,122-6%
          Central Seattle$1,995-29%
          Atlantic$1,995-11%
          North Queen Anne$1,9950%
          Paine Field-Lake Stickney$1,954-2%
          Northgate$1,950-12%
          Roosevelt$1,895+7%
          Lake View$1,850-7%
          Rainier Beach$1,700--
          Lake City$1,650-22%

          Transportation

          Commute Time

          0-15 Mins

          10%

          15-30 Mins

          30%

          30-40 Mins

          25%

          40-60 Mins

          22%

          60+ Mins

          13%

          Transportation Scores

          Percentage: 8888

          Walk Score®

          Walkable

          Yes

          Say 2 of 4 renters

          Has Sidewalks

          Yes

          Say 2 of 4 renters

          Percentage: 6767

          Bike Score®

          Bike Friendly

          Yes

          Say 2 of 4 renters

          Percentage: 6363

          Transit Score®

          They Are Located Near Public Transportation

          Yes

          Say 3 of 4 renters

          Need A Car

          Yes

          Say 2 of 4 renters

          Area Amenities

          Top Score

          Hospitals

          4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

          You'll see so many hospitals here, you'll get sick of them here.

          1. Few hospitals per resident
          2. An average number of hospitals
          3. A standard number of hospitals compared to areas of a similar size

          Medical Care

          4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

          This place is no sight for sore eyes. Plenty of docs in Columbia City Seattle.

          1. Few medical facilities per resident
          2. 37% more medical facilities than average
          3. 37% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

          Gas Stations

          4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

          FIll 'er up! Columbia City Seattle has plenty of gas stations.

          1. Few gas stations per resident
          2. An average number of gas stations
          3. A standard number of gas stations compared to areas of a similar size

          Parks

          3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

          You'll be living the park life in Columbia City Seattle.

          1. A high number of parks per resident
          2. 80% more parks than average
          3. 73% more parks than areas of a similar size

          Nightlife

          3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

          Happy hour starts at six around here.

          1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
          2. 89% more bars and clubs than average
          3. 72% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

          Grocery Stores

          2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

          Not bad on the supermarket score. Columbia City Seattle gets an average rating.

          1. Few grocery stores per resident
          2. An average number of grocery stores
          3. A standard number of grocery stores compared to areas of a similar size

          Restaurants

          2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

          An average foodie scene: not too cold and not too hot.

          1. A high number of restaurants per resident
          2. 79% more restaurants than average
          3. 61% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

          Childcare

          2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

          Columbia City Seattle is taking baby steps toward having ample childcare options.

          1. A high number of daycares per resident
          2. 89% more daycares than average
          3. 66% more daycares than areas of a similar size

          Pet Services

          2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

          Who's an ok boy? Columbia City Seattle doesn't deserve many treats.

          1. Few pet facilities per resident
          2. 52% more pet facilities than average
          3. 37% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

          Theaters

          2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

          Columbia City Seattle sits in the middle of the pack for theater.

          1. A high number of theaters per resident
          2. 91% more theaters than average
          3. 83% more theaters than areas of a similar size

          Fine Arts

          2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

          It's just about fine for fine art. An average score.

          1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
          2. 91% more fine art centers than average
          3. 67% more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

          Amusement Parks

          2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

          Not exactly a Tilt-a-Whirl, but there's fun to be had.

          1. Few amusement parks per resident
          2. An average number of amusement parks
          3. A standard number of amusement parks compared to areas of a similar size

          Coffee

          2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

          The coffee scene is lukewarm in Columbia City Seattle.

          1. Few coffee shops per resident
          2. 61% more coffee shops than average
          3. 27% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

          Retail Shops

          2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

          The retail inventory is low in Columbia City Seattle.

          1. Few shops per resident
          2. An average number of shops
          3. A standard number of shops compared to areas of a similar size

          Health and Fitness

          2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

          You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

          1. Few gyms per resident
          2. An average number of gyms
          3. A standard number of gyms compared to areas of a similar size

          Area Features

          Noise Late At Night

          No

          Say 4 of 4 renters

          Area Has Litter

          No

          Say 4 of 4 renters

          Pet Friendly

          Yes

          Say 4 of 4 renters

          Area Has Potholes

          No

          Say 4 of 4 renters

          Good Place To Raise A Family

          Yes

          Say 4 of 4 renters

          Mostly Older Buildings

          No

          Say 3 of 4 renters

          Near Schools

          Yes

          Say 3 of 4 renters

          Safe For Families

          Yes

          Say 3 of 4 renters

          Busy Streets

          Yes

          Say 2 of 4 renters

          Area Has Kids Play Outside

          Yes

          Say 2 of 4 renters

          Near Downtown

          Yes

          Say 2 of 4 renters

          Near Grocery Stores

          Yes

          Say 2 of 4 renters

          Nearby Parks

          Yes

          Say 2 of 4 renters

          Nice Views

          Yes

          Say 2 of 4 renters

          Tree Lined Streets

          Yes

          Say 2 of 4 renters

          Well Lit

          Yes

          Say 2 of 4 renters

          Mostly Newer Buildings

          No

          Say 3 of 4 renters

          Near Highways

          No

          Say 3 of 4 renters

          Quiet Area

          No

          Say 3 of 4 renters

          Maintained Yards

          No

          Say 3 of 4 renters

          Schools

          Percentage: 4/54/5

          School Score

          How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

          Top Schools in Columbia City Seattle

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          Find Houses in Nearby Neighborhoods

          Neighborhood1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
          Beacon Hill 0.8 miles$1,950$2,797
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          Seward Park 1.3 miles------
          North Beacon Hill 1.4 miles$1,950$2,797
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