Apartments for rent in Downtown Austin

1333 Shore District Dr, Austin, TX 78741 Beds: 1-2 Baths: 1-2 South Shore District offers 4 stories of lavish contemporary apartment homes.…

10727 Domain Dr, Austin, TX 78758  Beds: 0-3 Baths: 1-2 From meticulously designed residences to the one of a kind lifestyle experience,…

300 E Riverside Dr, Austin, TX 78704  Beds: 0-3 Baths: 1-2.5 Enjoy what’s so new and exciting about apartment living in Downtown…

2025 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78702 Beds: 1-2  Baths: 1-2 Austin has so many distinct neighborhoods that each offer their own flavor.…

1621 E 6th St, Austin, TX 7870 Beds: 0-2 Baths: 1-2 The Arnold apartments is that one community that truly can say the…

1020 E 5th St, Austin, TX 78702 Beds: 0-2 Baths: 1-2 Come live life in Austin the way it was meant to…

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91 Rainey St, Austin, TX 78701   Beds: 0-2 Baths: 1-2 One of Austin’s most intriguing residences, this represents what true urban style…

422 W Riverside Dr, Austin, TX 78704 Beds: 0-2  Baths: 1-2 Living in Austin has never been so promising. 422 at the…

615 W 7th St, Austin, TX 78701 Beds: 1-2  Baths: 1-2 Imagine yourself in the epicenter of Austin. The Downtown area offers…

811 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78702 Beds: 0-2  Baths: 1-2.5 Eleven by Windsor continues the evolution of stylish apartment living in…

1100 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704 Beds: 1-2   Baths: 1-2.5 Located in Zilker, these Downtown Austin apartments for rent offer you…

1717 Toomey Rd, Austin, TX 78704 Beds: 1-2 Baths: 1-2 Downtown Austin is exactly what it’s cracked up to be. Coldwater apartments…

1201 Ladybird Ln, Austin, TX 78741  Beds: 0-2  Baths: 1-2 Looking for something a little unique.  Our community showcases contemporary living and…

2900 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722  Beds: 0-2 Baths: 1-2 Want an apartment that won’t break the bank and will offer you…

1300 E Riverside Dr, Austin, TX 78741 Beds: 0-2  Baths: 1-2 Riverview apartments not only offer outstanding lake-views, we have the residences…

Rents in Downtown Austin

 Studio1 Bedroom2 Bedroom
May 2020$1,957$2,666$4,178
April 2020$1,985$2,878$3,836
March 2020$1,993$2,945$3,485
*This charts average rent you might pay for apartments in Downtown Austin. This list is in no way a guarantee of what you will find in the marketplace. Apartment complexes are constantly changing their pricing on a daily basis. These statistics have been based on calculations from Rent.com.

Downtown Austin City Guide

Austin continues to grow. Tech companies are relocating here,  and renters who want both condos and luxury Downtown Austin apartments will be looking to make their home right here! Google, Facebook,  and a number of other notable technology companies have announced that they will be expanding in Austin. This will surely lead to new construction and increased rents. Before we go any further, DWTN is not cheap. Even studio residences will be high priced!

Welcome to Downtown. This is one of the most vibrant sections of the city where you can rent from one of many luxury complexes. If you are seeking that urban lifestyle with lots of walkable destinations, then you won’t be disappointed. Austin has so much going for it. It’s no wonder that residents are flocking from around the country. There is truly something for everyone, and Dwtn is the perfect example. If you love an active lifestyle then you certainly should be excited. Renters here won’t be far from the Colorado River and Lady Bird Lake. So you can be sure there will be plenty of water activities to partake in.  Austin apartments make a great living option for many residents.  We can help you find the right floor plan and neighborhood today!

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Fun in Downtown:

You won’t have a dull moment in DWTN. There is always some activity to partake in.  6th Street should be mandatory for everyone.  This section is full of every type of bar you could ever imagine.  If you love drinking, listening to music, or dancing then 6th street will satisfy your every need.

Music lovers should attend ACL Live at the Moody Theater.  Attend live concerts with some of your favorite artists.  There is plenty of seating and most are very close to the stage. Concertgoers love the sound system and many love the fact they don’t have to wait in long lines for a drink or the bathroom.

What would a Downtown area be without a farmers market? Located at Republic Square Park, the food vendors here are local. You can expect to find fresh produce, meats, cheeses, and variety of other foods. It’s a great place to bring the entire family, including your pets.

Recreation: What to do in Downtown Austin 

Austin isn’t one of the fittest cities by chance. There is plenty to do for outdoor enthusiasts. Lady Bird Lake is bordered by 10 miles of trails in DWTN.   Austin. Runners, bikers, and hikers all congregate here. The Austin Rowing Club offers programs for rowers of all ages. However, it should be noted that no one can swim or operate a motorized boat in the lake. There are a number of accommodations that offer great walkable access to these activities.

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Transportation in Austin

Downtown might be one of the few places in the city where you might not need a car. If you are lucky to work here, then it’s highly walkable. There is also some public transportation that might be going the direction you are headed.  Capital Metro is the name of Austin’s public transportation system.  The MetroRail operates from DWTN Austin north towards Leander.   There are a total of 9 different stations that operate on a 32-mile route. Be sure to check the schedule and times to see what works for you.

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Apartment Pricing in Downtown

But be prepared, luxury apartments for rent in Downtown Austin have some of the highest prices. DWTN areas in most major cities have the most expensive prices. This is no exception here. You may experience shock value for the current pricing level for typical accommodations . 1 bedroom apartments can rent for more than $1500 per month; and in many cases are north of $2000. If you can, grab a studio floor plan. These are normally the cheapest homes in the complex for rent and you still get to take advantage of all the amenities.

Latest Amenity Packages 

Downtown Austin apartments have some of the most forward-thinking innovations today. If you move here, you get tons of amenities. Interiors will be equipped with features like quartz counters in both kitchens and baths. Many luxury listings in will feature amenities like floor-to-ceiling windows that offer spectacular views of the Austin skyline. Expect bark parks, WIFI gaming lounges, and gourmet coffee bars. Hunting for something that doesn’t resemble traditional apts. There are also a wide assortment of Downtown Lofts for rent and well as high rises rentals.

Why Trust Rentkidz Apartment Finder

Finding the perfect Austin apts aren’t always so easy. Especially if you have a tight budget and certain requirements. You probably have consulted different apartment guide websites. Why not engage in the services of an apt locator. Their fee is almost always paid by the landlord. Many rentals change their specials and rates on a daily basis. An apartment locator can do all the heavy lifting for you and help you find the best options. Get the rentals that you want to rent sent right to your email inbox without h aving to browse on your own.

  • It’s gonna be hard to find cheap properties that are pet-friendly. Not sure how much rent you can afford? Each  community will have their own income requirements.  One of our Austin apartment finders can let you know how you might need to budget for your next rental.
  • If you need homes for rent with lower prices look to the South. Although it’s not the ideal location, it’s affordable.
  • Instead of using a big site like Zillow, try using a realtor and receive personal reviews, and even private rentals like condos.

Frequently Asked Questions

Best ride sharing service available in downtown Austin?

Did you know that Uber and Lyft left at one point. But they have now returned. Those are going to be the really good options. Don’t forget about scooters. You will seem them all over. Be aware that you can be ticketed for not obeying the laws.

What do people who live in downtown do for work?

It is a big tech hub. With companies like Intel, Apple, and Google, many people are in the tech industry. It’s the capital of Texas so there will be lots of government jobs and of course the service industry is also big. If a rental goes for $2000 per month you will need to make about $7k per month.