Top 4 Apartment Rental Websites In LA

The process of finding an apartment to rent in Los Angeles can feel overwhelming, especially when you’re searching for a luxury rental that has all of your “must have” amenities and perks. With so many online rental resources now available at your fingertips your search for the perfect apartment can become extremely time consuming and complicated. The leasing team at Empire Property Group would like to help. We’ve put together a short list of our top picks for the best apartment rental websites in Los Angeles!


Apartments.com is one of the most popular apartment rental websites available.  Apartments.com simplifies the process of finding your new apartment with their POLYGON search tool, which allows users to draw their own geographic search areas. They also have a “Plan Commute” feature, which helps search for properties close to your office.  On top of all their cool search features, their employees make over a million calls a month to managers and property owners to verify listing information and make sure everything is up to date for their users! 

Apps: iOS App and Android App 

 

Apartmentguide.com differs from any other apartment rental site in that they offer content rich information about the properties. This content includes multiple videos, photos, 360-degree tours and floor plans. In addition to all of this information, Apartmentguide.com uses logos and symbols to effectively simplify the search navigation and convey property features and amenities to its users (For example: Small Icon of Dog = Pet Friendly). If you enjoy knowing almost EVERY detail about the property you’re looking at, Apartmentguide.com is the website for your apartment search!

Apps: iOS App and Android App 

 

Rent.com’s aim is to help their users find and move into the apartment of their dreams.  To assist in achieving this goal, Rent.com offers a moving center where you can get free moving quotes based on the size of your previous residence, its’ location and your future residence. In addition, they have a blog that provides moving tips, location insights and other helpful information to make your move as easy as possible.  Rent.com gets a lot of web traffic so if you fall in love with an apartment, make sure to move fast because it might not be there the next time you check!

Apps: iOS App and Android App

 

Hotpads.com is a great website that will help you find your next apartment in Los Angeles.  Hotpads.com primarily focuses on urban-living and offers a wide range of apartment listings on their website.  Their apartment search engine is unique in that it uses a keyword search and customer review features so that you can find something reliable and exactly what you’re looking for.  Another key feature that separates Hotpads.com from the rest of their competition is their heat map feature, which allows you to overlay multiple heat maps of various data on the map such as average household income, median age, average rent, etc.

Apps: iOS App and Android App


For a list of current vacancies at one of our properties check out Empire at Bellagio in Bel-Air, Empire at Kings in West Hollywood, and Empire at Burton Way in Beverly Hills. And don’t forget to check out our newest property Empire at Norton in West Hollywood, opening late fall 2018.

We hope this helps… and happy apartment hunting!