How to Find an Apartment in the United States

Me in New York City

Me in New York City

The United States is located in North America. The official language is English.

Huffington Post has a really good list of the top 22 websites in the United States for finding an apartment (based on what you are looking for). In a nutshell, in terms of renting, the best sites are as follows:

General Apartment and Housing Search Engines

If you have already exhausted your options above, check out the general apartment and housing search engines below.

  • Trip Advisor: Trip Advisor is a great destination for vacation rentals. Search around this site to see what you come up with.
  • HomeAway.comA giant in the vacation rental space with properties featured in countries around the world.
  • AirbnbAirbnb has properties displayed for over 185 countries. You can often get some pretty good deals for short term rentals.

Useful Articles and Blog Posts

Check out the useful articles and blog posts below for more information to help you with your apartment search.

  • LifehackerLifehacker has a similar list.
  • Makeuseof.comMakeuseof.com lists the top 5 U.S. apartment websites.
  • Top App ChartsTop free and paid smartphone apps for searching for an apartment in the United States.
  • Oh Happy DayTips for apartment hunting in San Francisco.
  • Quora.com The best search sites for finding an apartment in Los Angeles.

There you have it. The best places for finding an apartment in the United States. If you are interested in working in this country, be sure to check out my article on how to find a job in the United States as a foreigner. If you are single and are looking to spice up your dating life, check out my reviews of the best dating sites in the United States. Enjoy your stay!

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Further Reading

  • Worldwide Moving Guide: Everything you need to know in order to plan your move to 65+ countries around the world.

  • Worldwide Apartments Guide: If you are interested in renting an apartment in another country, take a look at my articles on how to find an apartment in various countries around the world.

  • Worldwide Jobs Guide: Be sure to check out my posts on how to find jobs in any country in the world.

  • Worldwide Dating Guide: Also, check out my posts on the best online dating sites in 60+ countries around the world.

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