Flat Rents and Rentals in Canterbury

Canterbury weekly rents for unfurnished accommodation. Two and Three Bedroom Flats | Banks Peninsula | Selwyn | Waimakariri | Kaikoura | Timaru | Ashburton

Canterbury Weekly Rent For 2 Bedroom Flats – Unfurnished

Location Cheaper Average Dearer
Ashburton – Entire District $240 $260 $280
Banks Peninsula / Selwyn – Both Districts $298 $315 $323
Kaikoura / Hurunui – Both Districts $195 $230 $242
MacKenzie / Waimate – Both Districts $175 $185 $200
Timaru – Rural Timaru / Temuka / Geraldine $190 $200 $222
Timaru – Timaru Township $190 $220 $245
Waimakariri – Rangiora / Kaiapoi $275 $300 $305
Waimakariri – Rural Waimakariri $275 $300 $325
Waitaki District $165 $200 $210

Canterbury Weekly Rent For 3 Bedroom Flats – Unfurnished

Location Cheaper Average Dearer
Ashburton – Entire District $290 $310 $325
Banks Peninsula / Selwyn – Both Districts n/a n/a n/a
Kaikoura / Hurunui – Both Districts n/a n/a n/a
MacKenzie / Waimate – Both Districts n/a n/a n/a
Timaru – Rural Timaru / Temuka / Geraldine n/a n/a n/a
Timaru – Timaru Township $230 $245 $270
Waimakariri – Rangiora / Kaiapoi $320 $350 $361
Waimakariri – Rural Waimakariri n/a n/a n/a
Waitaki District n/a n/a n/a

The prices above were recorded during the six months to 31 August 2014. Rental data is only available where 5 or more bonds have been received by Tenancy Services Division during the 6 months to 31 August 2014.

From the figures displayed, the Tenancy Services Division figures show that in Canterbury the most expensive average rent for a two bedroomed flat is in Banks Peninsula / Selwyn – Both Districts costing $315 per week. One of the cheapest is in MacKenzie / Waimate – Both Districts costing $185 per week.

For a three bedroomed flat in Canterbury the most expensive average rent is in Waimakariri – Rangiora / Kaiapoi costing $350 per week.

Return to the Rentals New Zealand Main Page or find house rentals in Canterbury.

Notes and Definitions
• Cheaper: One-quarter of properties rent for less than this price.
• Average: This is the median price
• Dearer: One-quarter of properties rent for more than this price.
Prices include social housing, so ‘cheaper’ levels of market rents are unlikely to be found in the private sector in some suburbs. Properties are often let from January for 12 months, hence there is often an increase in rents at the beginning of the year. Data courtesy of the Tenancy Services Division of the New Zealand Government’s Ministry of Housing.

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