(Source: EastValleyTribune): Wayne Schutsky – New data indicate that apartments in Mesa AZ rents are rising faster than rents in any other Arizona city, though it still remains one of the East Valley’s most affordable communities for renters.
The median apartment rent in Mesa has risen 6.4 percent in the last year, according to Apartment List’s August 2017 Mesa Rent Report.
The median price for a one-bedroom apartment in Mesa is $840. The median price for a two-bedroom apartment is $1,050.
Gilbert tops the list at $1,090 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,360 for a two-bedroom apartment. Chandler is next on the list as the median rent for a one-bedroom apartment sits at $1,030 while the two-bedroom price is $1,240.
Tempe rounds out the East Valley with one-bedroom ($910) and two-bedroom ($1,130) prices slightly above Mesa prices.