Find the Best Apartments in Tallahassee

Hey Tallahassee! There's we've create a custom resource made to take the stress out of you apartment search. At, we've gone beyond creating a simple list of local Tallahassee apartments. We've developed a decision engine that gives you powerful search features right at your fingertips to discover the best apartments in the Florida state capital. Our goal is to help renters find the best Tallahassee apartments that fit their lifestyle and budget. Find apartments near Florida State University, Downtown Tallahassee or options within walking distance of Cascades Park. Whether you're a student looking for a community to live and study in or you're looking for a more conventional non-student apartment home, we offer the tools and information you need to find the location, lease and amenities in a Tallahassee apartment that's right for you. Start your search now!

The Experts on Apartments in Tallahassee

The team is comprised of local experts who can tell you all about Tallahassee apartments and the rest of the city, from the best Gulf Coast beaches to the best hotspots along Gaines and Pensacola Streets for students, politicos & families, as well as answering any questions you might have. RentTally has been made in collaboration with local college students! We know the best areas from Florida State University, FAMU, and TCC students to live in. We even have FSU student created resources like our FSU Parent Guide that provides genuine tips and advice that every Nole should know. We also have an FAQ section that has provided answers to over 430 questions and counting. At the end of the day, we want you to find Tallahassee apartments that truly suit you. From answering your questions to helping you schedule apartment tours, we’re always here for you. Our team are experts in all the apartment options in Tallahassee to make sure that we can provide you with the most up-to-date information. Whether you want to know the best dessert spots in town or want to search for off-campus housing near your major's building, we've got you covered.

Most Frequently Asked Questions

How do I find the Tallahassee apartment that's right for me?

Whether you're looking for off-campus apartments or graduate apartments in Tallahassee, FL, there's a few things to know. First, you should determine your budget and check the best deals for Tallahassee apartments. Are you looking for a luxury apartment or an apartment under $900? Then, pick your neighborhood based on your desired lifestyle. Do you want to live near FSU campus or live in quieter Appleyard. Next, filter your Tallahassee apartment search by floor plans. Do you want to live alone in a studio or with all your friends in a 4-bedroom apartment. Lastly, narrow your search by amenities like furnished apartments and then book a tour for your new home!

Do I need my car if I live off campus at Florida State University?

Whether you need your car while living off campus at FSU depends on your personal preferences and circumstances. Most students would agree that having a car convenient method for getting around Tallahassee, especially if you have a tight class schedule or need to commute to work. However, if you prefer a more environmental or economical option, Tallahassee also has a public transportation system, and some areas are bike-friendly, offering alternative ways to navigate the city without a car. Consider factors like your daily commute, social activities, and grocery shopping needs to decide if having a car is necessary for your off-campus lifestyle at FSU.

How can I navigate living with a pet in my FSU off campus apartment?

When searching for a pet-friendly off-campus apartment as a pet owner in Tallahassee, you'll find that there are a variety that accommodate both cats and dogs. However, it's crucial to inquire about specific pet policies before signing a lease. Be prepared to pay pet rent and possibly a deposit or fee, and clarify any restrictions on the number of pets, as well as breed and weight limits. Addressing these details upfront ensures a smooth living experience for you and your pet in your new apartment.

How should I find roommates for my apartment in Tallahassee, FL?

Finding roommates for your FSU apartment, FAMU apartment, TCC apartment, or non-student apartment in Tallahassee doesn't have to be complicated. Start by reaching out to friends or acquaintances who may also be looking for housing. Utilize social media platforms such as Facebook groups or university-specific housing pages to connect with potential roommates. Additionally, consider using roommate matching services where you can specify preferences such as lifestyle habits and study routines. Conducting interviews or meeting potential roommates in person can also help ensure compatibility before committing to living together.

Your Apartment Questions Answered

  • What are good food spots near my Tallahassee, FL apartment?

    Are you a foodie looking for the best Tallahassee, FL finds? Or are you just a student looking to satisfy a craving with your friends? We've got you covered! This capital city is filled with delicious and vibrant locations for you to explore. From breakfast to dinner to desserts, there's plenty to choose from. Let's break it down: Breakfast/Brunch in Tally Whether you want to start the day with a slow morning at a cozy cafe or a classic breakfast in one of Tallahassee's trendy brunch havens,... Read More »

  • What are your best tips for getting the best deals on Tallahassee apartments during the summer months?

    As the summer months bring increased availability, it's an excellent time for non-students to lease a new apartment in Tallahassee. With many apartments offering great deals, you can find a fantastic place to live in our state's capital. Here are the RentTally Team's best tips to help you find the best deals on Tallahassee apartments during the Summer months: Aneesa suggests: Compare Fees One of the best ways to save money when renting an apartment is to look closely at the various fees... Read More »

  • What should I do when I get locked out of my Tallahassee apartment?

    Accidents happen all the time when you live in a new apartment, especially if you live alone. You might forget your keys at a friend's house or misplace them when they slide to the bottom of the seat in your car. Whatever the circumstances may be, you will probably find yourself getting locked out at least once in your life. However, if you live in a 2-bedroom- or 3-bedroom apartment in Tallahassee and you get locked out, it's more likely that one of your roommates can... Read More »

  • How can I take care of plants in my Tallahassee apartment?

    For FSU students residing in Tallahassee apartments, there are various ways to enhance your living space beyond furry companions. While some opt for dogs or service animals, others may prefer the company of leafy green plants. Though plants may not wag tails or offer cuddles, nurturing them can be just as fulfilling. Incorporating plants into your FSU apartment not only adds a cozy touch but also brings in fresh air and a slice of nature to brighten your daily routine. Here's a guide to caring... Read More »

  • Are there any extra benefits that come with renting?

    Certainly, let's explore the modern concept of renting, especially for FSU college students, and the myriad of additional benefits that accompany it. With the focus on finding a comfortable living space that offers more than just a shelter, many FSU apartments in Tallahassee provide an extensive array of amenities that cater to your lifestyle needs and preferences. When you embark on your search for a suitable living arrangement, you'll discover numerous two-bedroom options conveniently... Read More »

  • Any tips on finding the perfect apartment in Tallahassee?

    Tallahassee is a little different than other cities in Florida. It is the home of FSU, FAMU and TCC, the state capitol and one of the biggest areas in the Florida panhandle right off I-10. There is a lot going on in the Leon County area. To find the perfect Tallahassee apartment you will need to first make a list of your priorities and top must haves before you begin your search. A lot of what makes a perfect apartment and home is personal preference along with what rates the highest on your... Read More »

  • How should I prep myself and my Tallahassee apartment for a successful college semester?

    Heading off to college in Tallahassee is an exciting and transformative experience. As you embark on your academic journey, it's essential to set yourself up for success by prepping yourself and your apartment for the upcoming semester. A well-organized and comfortable living space can significantly impact your ability to focus on your chosen studies and make the most of your college years. Here are some valuable tips to help get you and your Tallahassee apartment ready for classes. Create a... Read More »

  • How can I better connect with other residents in my Tallahassee apartment?

    Living in your Tallahassee apartment, you might have already connected with your roommates. Maybe you already knew them before you moved in, or perhaps you're just getting to know them now that you cohabitate. Maybe you found your roommates by choosing an apartment with roommate matching. However, oftentimes it is easier to emotionally connect with people who don't live in your actual apartment. Sometimes it is easier to make friends with people who live close… but not too close. You... Read More »

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Floor Plan, Rent, Amenities & More

To start your search for apartments in Tallahassee, just input your monthly rental budget and the number of bedrooms and bathrooms you prefer. Then, you can use more than 300 filter options for your top must-have amenities and features. Start with something simple like 1 bedroom apartments in Tallahassee, then get more detailed, focusing on location, amenities, pet-friendly policies and the other features that really matter to you.

You'll Find
Rentals for Every Lifestyle

You'll have dozens of options to choose from as you look for Tallahassee apartments that fit your lifestyle. We recognize that everyone has a different rental budget, so we make sure to provide a range of cheap apartments, luxury apartments and everything in between. Perhaps you're moving to Tallahassee to attend school at FSU or FAMU, check out options designed for students. Likewise, maybe you're a university professor or employed by the Florida State Government, search by features that meet the needs of a growing family or a busy professional.

Discover Community
Tallahassee Neighborhoods

Make sure you know as much as you can about this political, vibrant, and artistic city while you search for Tallahassee apartments by checking out our neighborhood guides. The beautiful rolling hills of the state capital has a ton to offer including amazing restaurants, markets, artists, entertainment, sports, and more. Learn about traffic patterns, public transportation, and other key details in our relocation guide and you'll feel like a local Nole in no time.

It's Easy
To Schedule a Tour

Once you've narrowed down your search to your top apartments in Tallahassee, RentTally makes it easy to contact the on-site leasing teams. Click to call the apartment community's staff and they can answer your questions about move-in dates, apartment finishes, location, applications, and more! Ready to tour? Use our scheduling tool to choose a date and time to go see your favorite floor plan in person.