Craigslist Rentals - Apartments, Houses, Rooms and More

Craigslist Housing - Where Landlords and Tenants Connect for Free

With the exception of brokered apartment listings in New York, the Craigslist housing section is completely free to post and advertise. This has made it a very popular resource for realtors, landlords, leasing companies and people looking for a place to rent. While there are 9 sections in the housing section on Craigslist the most popular is the apts / housing section which contains both apartments and houses for rent, by both private and commercial entities. CL housing is also a common place for Craigslist housing and rental scams.

Craigslist Housing

Craigslist Apartments for Rent

Finding an apartment on Craigslist is a very common activity and most commercial leasing companies and apartment complexes use Craigslist as a resource to advertise their listings.

Craigslist Houses for Rent

Houses, condos, duplexes and other housing units are commonly advertised on Craigslist for rent. Similar with apartments, most commercial entities utilize this section on Craigslist to advertise.

Craigslist Rooms for Rent

The rooms / shared and sublets / temporary sections of housing on Craigslist are where the housing section gets a little trickier. The good news is that prior to these sections on Craigslist there was not an easy way to advertise for this type of situation. There however has been horror stories reported where rooms rented through Craigslist turned out to be scams or worse. Regardless this portion of housing on Craigslist continues to be a great resource especially for college students.

Top 10 Craigslist Cities For Renting
  1. Chicago
  2. San Francisco
  3. Los Angeles
  4. Washington DC
  5. Boston
  6. New York City
  7. Seattle
  8. San Diego
  9. New Jersey
  10. Richmond