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Vancouver Apartments for Rent

Apartments for Rent in Vancouver, BC

The Canadian city is situated on the west coast of the country. It is a busy sea port in the province of British Columbia and has the title of the most ethnically diverse city in Canada Apartments for rent in Vancouver can vary dramatically depending on which area of the city the apartment is in. Vancouver is a great place to live, it has a wonderful connection to the nearby nature in the mountains and its world famous harbour give breathtaking views of the mountains from one side, and the city skyline form the other.

Apartments for rent in Vancouver are unfortunately some of the most expensive in Canada due to the high demand for property here and fierce competition has driven rents up in recent years. Those people suited to skyscraper/high-rise, inner-city living should look to areas such as downtown Vancouver, which holds the business district and modern apartment blocks. Other Vancouver apartments in notable areas that are very central and with a fast paced inner city atmosphere would be Main Street and West End, both areas are close to downtown and with great transport links to the rest of the city. In Vancouver Canada, apartments tend to grow in size and drop in price the further out of the city they are located. Young families who are moving to the city tend to prefer the quieter, more relaxed atmosphere of areas and neighborhoods such as Olympic Park, Kitsilano and Commercial Drive. These neighborhoods all offer something different, but they all have a trendy suburban atmosphere whilst still being close enough to the city center for those commuting to work.

Furnished Apartments in Vancouver

Vancouver Furnished, Serviced & Apartment Hotels for Rent

The landlord has taken the time and spent the money to provide furnishings for the renters, so furnished apartments for rent in Vancouver tend to be priced higher than unfurnished. There are also different levels of furnished, part-furnished may just mean the basic furniture like a sofa, coffee table and bed, and fully furnished will mean kitchenware, homeware and furniture is provided. Furnished apartments in Vancouver are a great way of living in the city without spending too much of your income of unnecessary homewares that will be a pain to transport if you ever move property.

The benefit of furnished apartments in Vancouver is the lack of hassle that comes with moving apartment, as the furniture and and furnishings will be available for you to use. A lot of people who prefer furnished apartments are people who do not have time or resources to spend on finding furnishings for a new apartment. Serviced apartments Vancouver are a great option if people are living in the apartments for a temporary time-period, as there is no stress with moving your bed to a new apartment, only to move it out again in three months. Another option for people moving short term but still wanting an independent living situation is to consider apartment hotels in Vancouver.


Types of Accommodations in Vancouver

Student Housing in Vancouver

Student Accommodation & Residences in Vancouver

Student housing Vancouver houses students from the University of British Columbia, a world renowned educational institute, along with Simon Fraser University, and a host of internationally recognised professional colleges spread around the city. Vancouver has become a hub for students and is a fantastic city for student life, with plenty of cafes,bars and cultural activities to keep young people entertained.

Student accommodation in Vancouver includes on campus student villages in central Vancouver, with facilities on site that include a gym, pool, sauna and of course full furnished living accommodation with fast wifi, heating and air conditioning. In these properties, students pay premium price and the facilities are modern and kept to a good standard. Another option for student residences in Vancouver include private apartments, prefered by students who want a bit of independence from University life.


  • Apartment (1br)
  • Room
  • Studio

Types of Vancouver Apartments For Rent

  • 1 bedroom apartments: 78
  • 2 bedroom apartments: 69
  • 3 bedroom apartments: 50
  • Rooms: 121
  • Studio: 80


Popular Districts to rent apartments in Vancouver

  • Apartments in Downtown Vancouver: 134
  • Apartments in The West End : 85
  • Apartments in Kitsilano: 73
  • Apartments in West Point Grey: 41


Prices for Apartments for rent in Vancouver

Looking for apartments or rooms for rent in Vancouver? Compare prices for lofts, studios or student apartments in Vancouver with Nestpick!

Accommodation Types Vancouver Rent Prices by Meter Square
1 Bedroom Apartment56.23 CAD
2 Bedroom Apartment54,28 CAD
3 Bedroom Apartment51,33 CAD
Balcony53,02 CAD
Size (0-50 sqm)53,17 CAD
Size (50-100 sqm)52,45 CAD
Size (100-150 sqm)50,89 CAD

About Vancouver

How much does it cost to rent an apartment in Vancouver?
The average rental price in Vancouver for apartments are in between 989 CAD and 1,548 CAD.
How big is a Vancouver apartment?
Although sizes may vary depending on your selection of bedrooms,Vancouver apartment is start from 46m² and could go up to 220m².
How to find apartments for rent in Vancouver?
Vancouver's population count might make things slightly difficult for new comers to find a place when they first move in. We suggest that you use Nestpick's smart tool to look for your new home, as well as if you are a student reach out to your school's counsiling to find a rental in Vancouver.
Is rent cheap in Vancouver?
The rent in Vancouver might change in between 989 CAD and 1,548 CAD. Compare to other big cities in Canada, rent in Vancouver is relatively reasonable.
Who can rent apartments in Vancouver?
Anyone is looking for accommodation can rent an apartment in Vancouver as long as they are +18 years old.