Opt for a Semi-furnished Rental: Apartments, Condos and Lofts in Montreal

Renting an apartment, a condo, or a semi-furnished loft is an option for anyone wishing to invest in an environment that resembles them.

What is a Semi-furnished Rental?

Unlike the furnished rental, a semi-furnished apartment does not include all items essential to your daily activities. That is why it is necessary to proceed with vigilance by considering all available options and comparing them to your housing needs.

As a general rule, renting an apartment, a condo, or a semi-furnished loft implies that you will have to think of several things once you move in. For example, by renting a semi-furnished unit, you will have five household appliances (refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, washer and dryer). However, you will have to calculate additional costs to cover everyday services (electricity, heating, Internet, etc.).

The Advantages and Disadvantages of Semi-furnished Rentals

In such a context, the longer you'll stay in the apartment, the more profitable your financial investment will be. This is why a semi-furnished rental, although transitory, is usually considered for longer stays.

The main advantage resides in the freedom you'll get arranging and decorating your new home to your taste. 

However, the expenses incurred by renting a semi-furnished apartment are considerable and must be budgeted. You'll also have to consider the total cost of monthly services.  Your arrival may also be more stressful, as you will have to shop for furniture and accessories. And finally, at the end of your stay, you will have to decide whether to sell what you acquired, or plan to move your furniture to your new home.

If your decision is to rent a semi-furnished apartment, condo or  loft in Montreal, Accès International will be happy to recommend specialized real estate brokers.

If, however, you wish to have more information about furnished rentals, the Accès International team of experts will be happy to help.


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Superb semi-furnished condo with a water view on St-Laurent river, located in Old Montreal. Unit with two bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, one ensuite bathroom in the master bedroom. An indoor parking space and a locker included. High-end apartment: Bright and spacious. The high 10-foot ceilings and its chef's kitchen makes the unit very appealing. Two bedrooms with great...

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Apartment with two (2) bedrooms for rent in Ville-Marie with beautiful windows giving natural light so appreciated. Modern and practical condo with open concept. It has been designed to maximize spaces. The project consists of 30,000 square feet of landscaped green space. The roofs, the urban chalet, the creative workshop, the sports centre or the swimming pools complete...

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Luxurious penthouse for rent in Downtown Montréal at the Tour des Canadiens 2. Semi-furnished, including 2 bedrooms and an office (can be used as a bedroom), 2 bathrooms and 1 powder room. Two indoor parking lots and storage space are included. Airy with its ten-foot high ceilings, its decor is elegant and high-end finish. Modern and practical kitchen, wine cellar and...

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Rental condos on the Plateau Mont-Royal, offers a variety of models from one to two stylish and thoughtful rooms offering a pleasant and comfortable environment. Project with a European flavour. You will be delighted by the warm common spaces of life promoting exchanges between neighbours. The condos rental offers: Architectural design High ceiling Abundant natural...

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Superb condo for rent in a recent construction, two bedrooms and a bathroom, located in the heart of the action downtown! The luxurious apartement for rent in the heart of downtown a few steps from Sainte-Catherine Street and Crescent. A few minutes walk from Concordia and McGill Universities. This new 8-storey building incorporates the historical facade of one of...

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