Apartments in Plano TX

Plano is located north of Dallas and has its share of larger of Plano apartments for rent. It has a copious amount of older properties, and well as newer ones. This means that price ranges for apartments will vary from one Plano community to the next. If your in the market for Plano apartments, the first item on you list is to determine what type of apartment best suits your needs.

Are you searching for something around Plano that has all the bells and whistles, or something that doesn’t have the high end amenities and features that apartments have today. The best way to get a handle on the situation is to contact a few properties and notate the communities age and square footage. Also ask the upgrades in the homes themselves. Soon you will have a dollar figure in your mind of how much you need to budget for you next place.

If you working near the Downtown Dallas area, you will be happy to know that the DART will travel to and from Plano. That sure is nice; as you won’t need a vehicle to commute to and from Plano on a daily basis. But you really will need your own vehicle if you live here. Very few cities (Texas) are completely walkable. There are long stretches of highways around Plano and a car or truck is a must. The good news is, there isn’t much traffic. And getting home fast is a bonus.

Plano is also home to several major employers that everyone is familiar with. Frito-Lay and Dr. Pepper are just two large corporations that everyone is familiar with. If your moving from out of state, you should know that Plano is hot. Highs will reach around the high 90’s and even the 100’s during the summer months. So you can expect to pay a little more for utilities. You should also know that Plano is on both sides of Highway 75. If you driving around looking for Plano rentals, be sure you know they may be on both sides of the freeway. But the nicer side is definitely West. So if you enjoy the finer retailers and establishments, you might want to focus on this side.

If you really enjoy your green-spaces, you will enjoy two of the large parks like Bob Woodruff park and Oak Point Park. It’s great for those of you who enjoy biking trails, walking, and running. And don’t forget about nearby lakes. If you decide to lease apartments in Plano, you will have access to so much more than someone might in an urban center.

Plano Apartments for Rent

If your searching for apartments in Plano TX, you have come to the right place. Our apartment finders at RentKidz are extremely familiar with the Plano area and can point you in the right direction. Many renters will spend a large portion of their time driving aimlessly around in circles or become frustrated after viewing so many apartments. Our locators can send you specific Plano apartments that meet your exact needs. So if you would like to rent Plano apartments that are less than 10 years old, or apartments that boast private attached garages, you will have several options to choose from.

If you plan on renewing your Plano apartment lease, you should know that your rental rates will probably be going up. This is typically the norm in Plano. And this is even more true with newer Plano apartments. However, many apartments in the area will offer you a move in special of some sort. They just increase their rates after your lease term has expired. This is just the way it is. And remember that there are many older Plano rentals in the city as well. So if you don’t feel like saving a little cash by renting something older, that’s entirely possible.

If you do choose an older Plano rental that was constructed in the 70’s or 80’s, be prepared for some maintenance issues. Older Plano rentals always do. And sometimes landlords don’t move so fast. You see they have to pay out of pocket for these. So become very familiar with your Plano lease. If you can, try and lease newer apartments. You see, newer Plano rentals are going to have the latest energy efficiency. This will save money on your bills.

If your just browsing for Plano apartments and aren’t in a rush, be sure to browse our Plano apartments below. Here you will have access to photos, floor-plans, and map locations of apartments in the Plano area.

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