Orlando

Welcome to the home of Disney World. Orlando is one of the world’s most visited tourist destinations - and people are not coming there to see Mickey Mouse only. There’s also alligator wrestling, world-class shopping, and the Orlando Magic NBA team to reel you in. What are you waiting for? Come to Orlando!

City Overview

Over 262,500 people reside in Orlando, making it the third largest metropolitan city in the state of Florida, and the 73rd most populous city in the nation. Tourism is the backbone of Orlando’s industry - with over 19 million people coming to experience the popular theme parks - Universal’s Islands of Adventure, SeaWorld Orlando, and Walt Disney World Resort every year. Top-rated universities in Orlando are University ofCentral Florida, Valencia College, Florida Technical College, Centura Institute, Florida Christian University,

Arts

Orlando has way more to offer than just Walt Disney World. Head over to the Downtown Arts District and experience seven galleries displaying one-of-a-kind art from all around the globe. DRIP on International Drive is an ever-evolving live art space that includes guests as a part of the installation. Be sure to bring a change of clothing, as chances are that the performers will spray wet paint all over you during the interactive show.

Business

Florida was built for business. 113 million people visited Florida last year, and 68 million of them went straight to Orlando. Local business tax structure entices small and medium-sized business owners from all around the world to relocate to this state of sunshine. Orlando’s top employers are Walt Disney World, Universal Studios Orlando, State of Florida Government, Florida Hospital, Wal-Mart Stores Inc., Kaiser Foundation Hospital, and Publix Supermarkets.

Climate

Humidity + mosquitos = Orlando. In the summer, high temperatures are in the mid-90s °F, while low temperatures rarely dip below the 70s°F. Get ready to swat off the mosquitos, spray the fire ants, catch the love bugs, and gawk at the geckos.

Demographics

Orlando is the home of the fastest growing Puerto Rican community in the nation. The racial makeup of Orlando is as follows: 57% White, 25% Black, 28% Hispanic or Latino, 0.4% American Indian, and 3.8% Asian, 6.6% “other.” As much as 3.4% of people identify themselves as of two or more races.

Landmarks

Universal Orlando, Epcot, Islands of Adventure, Magic Kingdom, Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Discovery Cove, Harry P. Leu Gardens, SeaWorld Orlando, Disney’s Blizzard Beach, Old Town, Orlando Museum of Art.

Shopping

Choose from many world-class shopping centers in Orlando. There is the Mall at Millenia - a more upscale mall with designer shops. Pick through discounted designer goods at the Orlando International Premium Outlets to look like a million bucks without spending a fortune. For an outdoor shopping experience, try the boutiques at Winter Park Village.

Nightlife

Want to Howl at the Moon? This one-of-a-kind dueling piano bar is a major hit with the locals. Sit back and watch two talented performers go head to head battling it out for tips and free drinks. Looking for a more laidback night? Mozy over to Blue Martini Lounge on International Drive for spirited martinis and delicious tapas style appetizers.

Finding Apartments For Rent in Orlando

Searching apartments for rent in Orlando, Florida? Rentberry is the first stop to search for many houses for rent. Choose from apartments, condos, or townhomes close to your college or place of work. Looking for apartments in Orlando near Disney? Search for high-rises or condos for rent close to the Mickey Mouse Brigade. Search by amenities and select the most important factors for your new home. You can also select a gym, playground, fitness center, or apartments with washer and dryers in the unit. Find the perfect home for you. Orlando offers great neighborhoods to choose from. We’ve taken out the guesswork and researched the best neighborhoods in Orlando for you! Check them out below.

Looking for long-term apartments for rent with Rentberry is extremely easy and saves you a lot of time. Upload your rental information and search areas. In love with the Rosemont neighborhood? What about Metro West? Choose from the top neighborhoods in Orlando. Sign up on Rentberry and start making custom offers to landlords. With Rentberry, you can include your rental history, credit check results, references – anything that shows that you’re a great person to rent out to. Search through thousands of long-term townhouses, condos, or apartments in Orlando for rent. Looking for spacious apartments in the city center? Use Rentberry to search thousands of duplexes and homes for rent in specific neighborhoods. Search 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes in Orlando, Florida.

Still finishing your studies? Search for apartments for rent around the top universities in Orlando. University of Central Florida, Valencia College, Florida Technical College, Centura Institute, Florida Christian University.

Orlando Neighborhoods

Downtown Orlando

North Quarter District, Eola Heights, Thornton Park, South Eola District, Lake Cherokee Historic District, Parramore, and the Central Business District together make up Downtown Orlando. Almost any sort of situation you are looking for can be found in this area. For a relaxing place to unwind, check out Dexter’s of the Thornton Park area. Look for high rises or condos for rent starting around $1,250 per month.

Metro West

Dream of living in a highrise? This up-and-coming neighborhood has fourteen condominium complexes with over 4,500 residential units. Every corner of Metro West offers a different yet equally iconic view of the city. Check out NYPD Pizza Metro West for freshly homemade calzones, hand tossed pizzas and local craft beers on tap. Apartments for rent here are a bit more pricey than the rest of Orlando.

College Park

Streets in College Park take on the names of various prestigious universities. Walk down Princeton Avenue, Harvard Street, and Yale Avenue and feel yourself getting smarter with each step. Empty nesters flock to College Park, as over 65% of families are without children at home. Do you know what that means? Party time! Head to Imperial Wine & Beer Garden on North Orange Street for microbrews and pub games. Townhouses for rent in College Park start at only $875 per month.

Lake Nona

Young engineers flock to Lake Nona for the high-quality educational institutions, vast business opportunities, and welcoming neighbors. Lake Nona was the nation’s first Cisco Smart + Connected City. Cisco, the worldwide leader in IT, partnered with this vibrant region to strategically connect residents with a sustainable urban environment. If you look around, Lake Nona is pouring with innovation hubs, diverse workspaces, and business innovation centers. Houses for rent in Lake Nona start at $1,050 per month.

Rosemont

Rosemont is the neighborhood of thrills. From Wolff’s Flea Market to Zanies Comedy Club to iFLY Skydiving - there are enough attractions to keep the whole family entertained. The WingHouse of Orlando on Parkway Center Court serves the best lemon pepper wings in the whole state. Look to shell out around $900 per month for apartments in Rosemont.

Colonial Town Center

Colonial Plaza dominates this area and is home to all the shops you love. This district puts on many festivities such as the Cinco De Mayo Block Party, a raucous New Year's Eve special, and a Sci-Fi themed the 4th of July celebration. There's never a dull moment in the Colonial Town Center. Apartments in this neighborhood for rent start at $900 per month.