Where to search private rentals
For ONLINE advertisements, here are some good websites to help you search for private rental housing.
Winnipeg Rental Network provides free listings and links for affordable rental accommodations in various areas of Winnipeg.
Kijiji provides a wide range of listing of housing for rental and for sale within Canada. Simply select the province and the city of interest.
RentBoard.ca allows tenants to search and landlords to advertise rental apartments, houses, condos and other properties across Canada for free.
Rent Canada provides rental listings from property management firms across Canada. Search for the firm that operates within Manitoba.
Rentseeker.ca helps you find houses, townhomes, condos, and apartments for rent in Manitoba and other areas of Canada. Rentseeker.ca also has a Rent and Buy Calculator that can help compare the costs of home ownership to the cost of renting an apartment based on current market data from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Association.
4Rent.ca connects rental property owners and managers with apartment hunters across Canada through high-profile web listings. 4Rent.ca also has print magazines.
- Renters Guide is a free bi-weekly magazine published by Yellow Pages Next Home. These are also available in yellow streetboxes around your neighborhood. Click here to view online versions.
- Winnipeg Free Press contains rental listings but you need to buy this newspaper to get them.
TIP: Once you find the rental home that interests you, call the landlord immediately!