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Rooms for Rent in Calgary

Sitting in the sunny eastern foothills of Canada’s Rocky Mountains, Calgary is the major urban centre for the entire southern half of the province of Alberta and one of the biggest cities in Canada. In 2008-2017, it is ranked as the 4th most liveable city in the world. Besides the low population density, high quality of life and sunny weather, residents in Calgary are mainly young, well educated, entrepreneurial, community minded. People move here from around the world to enjoy the superb quality of life. Most important is, more than 28.1 percent of the population here are immigrants. Another attraction of Calgary is that the city is quite housing abundant and at the same time affordable to live. Renters can find a range of options in different parts of the cities. Furnished and unfurnished apartments, houses or single rooms are all available for rent in Calgary. Renting a room in a shared flat is quite popular in Calgary among students and young professionals, so that they can save the expenses and make new friends. There are many online providers that offer rooms for rent in Calgary, you can find numerous listings of rooms on Nestpick.

Cheap rooms in Calgary

For students, affordable rooms are an ideal option for accommodation. Thanks to the city’s affordable housing strategy, the prices of housing units in Calgary are well balanced. The province Alberta also owns and operates many affordable housing properties, including more than 5500 units in Calgary, which makes living in Calgary more reasonable than living in other cities in Canada. Students, who are looking for off-campus living, will find an abundance of information about available housing through different channels, including photos, description and property features. You can also find a range of cheap rooms online and get the contact of the landlords. Nestpick has chosen trustworthy providers for rooms for rent in Calgary, you can just easily filter the properties by neighborhood and mark your favorite ones.

Cost for Rooms & Sublets in Calgary

Rent for room in Calgary varies depending on which area you choose to live. The most expensive area is the city downtown core, where the rooms are more expensive to rent. The average rent for a two-bedroom apartment in downtown area runs about 1361 CAD per month. In comparison to that, the average rent for the same type of apartment in North Hill is monthly 1075 CAD. If you plan to rent a fully furnished room in a two-bedroom flatshare, this will cost you around 600-800 CAD. Moreover, sharing a 3-bedroom apartment seems more reasonable. Since the average monthly rent for that is 1317 CAD, which means that each room could be rented for less than 500 CAD per month. If you are on a tight budget, sharing the rent with your friends by living in single rooms in an apartment could be a good solution. With so many types of rentals to choose from, Nestpick is here to help. If you are in doubt whether a room for rent is the perfect accommodation for you, have a look at our other rental options in Calgary.







Rooms in Calgary

How big are rooms for rent in Calgary?
Calgary rooms for rent sizes are very different from each other however you can expect to rent rooms around 20m² to 33m².
How can I find rooms for rent Calgary during COVID-19?
At Nestpick, we list many rooms for rent for Calgary. As our apartments are already checked you can easily list rooms and book your new rental in Calgary online with Nestpick.
I am a student looking for rooms in Calgary, what information do I need?
First of all welcome to Calgary! As long as you are over 18 years old you can rent a room in Calgary.
Is rent cheap for rooms for rent in Calgary?
In Calgary rent prices for rooms may vary. Before your semester starts we suggest you have a look at Nestpick.com and list prices for different rooms in Calgary.