Yokohama Apartments for Rent: Top 5 Picks This Month for Living in Yokohama

For several years running, Yokohama has been voted by locals as one of the best places to live in the Greater Tokyo Area.

Minato Mirai, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture. Photo: Wikimedia

This beautiful bayside city is very popular with foreign residents, who are drawn by its numerous international-standard housing options, international schools, and convenience. Basically, Yokohama offers everything Tokyo has, only in a much lower density and a more relaxing environment. Plus, it’s very doable to commute to Tokyo from Yokohama, depending of course, on exactly where you live in the city.

Below we highlight a few mid-range to budget apartments currently for rent in Yokohama. On Real Estate Japan, we currently list about 1,700 apartments for rent in Yokohama.

Short Stay Apartment for Rent Near Tsurumi Station – Fully Furnished

Location: 5-min walk from Tsurumi Station on the JR Keihin Tohoku line. Easy, direct access to Yokohama Station (10-min), Shingawa (19-min), Haneda Airport (26-min)

A supermarket, open until midnight, is located in front of the property. Tsurumi station has a large station department building, which has many well-known stores such as MUJI, Starbucks, Seijo Ishii, etc.

Fully furnished apartment for rent near Tsurumi Station on the JR Keihin Tohoku line. No deposit, no key money, no agency fee. Please click on the photo for the full listing and to inquire directly to the agent.

Fully furnished apartment for rent near Tsurumi Station on the JR Keihin Tohoku line. No deposit, no key money, no agency fee. Please click on the photo for the full listing and to inquire directly to the agent.

  • Total Monthly Cost: ¥93,000 ($849)/month – Negotiable
  • Key Money: None
  • Deposit: None
  • Agency Fee: none
  • Lease Period: 1-month fixed-term contract
  • Size: 1R studio, 21.42 m² (226-sqft)
  • Floor: 7th-floor in 11-story building
  • Notes: Fully furnished. Excellent location. Maintenance fee of ¥15,000 is included in the Total Monthly Cost of ¥93,000 and covers electricity, gas, water, and Internet. If usage exceeds covered amount, you will have pay the actual expense. Apartment was renovated in June 2018. Room sharing (up to 2 people) ok, but there is an additional charge of ¥10,000 per month for second tenant.

Apartment for Rent Near Futamatagawa Station – Spacious 3-Bedroom – No key money – No guarantor required – 18-min direct to Yokohama Station

Location: 8-min walk from Futamatagawa Station on the Sotetsu Main Line, 18-min direct ride to Yokohama Station, 20-min direct to Ebina Station.

Spacious 3BR apartment for rent near Futamatagawa Station on the Sotetsu Main line. Please click on the photo for the full listing and to inquire directly to the agent.

Spacious 3BR apartment for rent near Futamatagawa Station. Please click on the photo for the full listing and to inquire directly to the agent.

  • Total Monthly Cost: ¥105,949 ($968)/month
  • Key Money: None
  • Deposit: ¥92,000
  • Agency Fee: Please inquire
  • Lease Period: 2-year regular lease
  • Size: 3BR (3LD) family-style apartment, 56.56 m² (290-sqft)
  • Floor: 3rd-floor in 3-story building
  • Notes: Family-friendly apartment near public schools and shopping. Japanese and western-style rooms.
  • No guarantor required, as this is a GaijinPot Housing Service apartment. Bilingual support throughout the application process and assistance with utility set-up included. You can apply for this unit from overseas.

Apartment for Rent Near Higashi Kanagawa Station – One stop from Yokohama Station

Location: 3-min walk from Higashi Kanagawa Station on the JR Keihin Tohoku line. Excellent location, one-stop from Yokohama Station, 24-min direct to Shinagawa Station.

Apartment for rent near Higashi Kanagawa Station. Please click on the photo for the full listing and to inquire directly to the agent.

Apartment for rent near Higashi Kanagawa Station. Please click on the photo for the full listing and to inquire directly to the agent.

 

  • Total Monthly Cost: ¥88,000 ($803)/month
  • Key Money: None
  • Deposit: None
  • Agency Fee: ¥86,400
  • Lease Period: 2-year regular lease
  • Size: 1K studio, 27.03 m² (290-sqft)
  • Floor: 2nd-floor in 11-story building
  • Notes: Clean and bright apartment with a nice view from the balcony. Large department store, restaurants, post office nearby.

Apartment for Rent Near Hakuraku Station – 4-min direct to Yokohama Station – 35-min direct to Shibuya Station

Location: 1-min walk from Hakuraku Station on the Tokyu Toyoko line. Excellent location for going directly to Shibuya, Daikanyama, Naka Meguro, Musashi Kosugi, Kikuna, and Yokohama, just to name a stops.

Apartment for rent near Hakuraku Station on the Tokyu Toyoko line. Please click on the photo for the listing and to inquire directly to the agent.

  • Total Monthly Cost: ¥67,500 ($616)/month
  • Key Money: None
  • Deposit: None
  • Agency Fee: ¥63,720
  • Lease Period: 2-year regular lease
  • Size: 1R studio, 15.31 m² (161-sqft)
  • Floor: 1st-floor in 3-story building
  • Notes: Built in 2016. Loft-style studio apartment with A/C, kitchenette, unit bath.

Apartment For Rent Near Keikyu Tomioka Station – No Key Money – No Guarantor Required – 20-min direct to Yokohama Station

Location: 6-min walk from Keikyu Tomioka Station on the Keikyu Main line, 20-min direct ride to Yokohama Station

Apartment for rent near Keikyu Tomioka Station. Please click the photo for the full listing and to inquire directly to the agent.

This studio unit is surrounded by greenery and the building is located near Yokohama Senior High School. Please click on the photo for the full listing and to inquire directly to the agent.

  • Total Monthly Cost: ¥40,596 ($)/month
  • Key Money: None
  • Deposit: Please inquire
  • Agency Fee: ¥40,000
  • Lease Period: 2-year regular lease
  • Size: 1K studio, 16.92 m² (172-sqft)
  • Floor: 1st-floor in 5-story building
  • Notes: Budget apartment in a great location, 20-min direct ride to Yokohama Station. Apartment looks out to trees and small park, lots of convenience stores nearby. No guarantor required, as this is a GaijinPot Housing Service apartment. Bilingual support throughout the application process and assistance with utility set-up included. You can apply for this unit from overseas.

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