About Albuquerque, NM


In the heart of New Mexico, the city of Albuquerque is an urban oasis between desert and mountains. Home to the University of New Mexico, the Southwest University of Visual Arts, the University of St. Francis, as well as other colleges and universities, Albuquerque has a strong higher education presence. Even if you’re not studying, you can check out the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science and the Maxwell Museum of Anthropology for an enlightening experience. With tons of parks and facilities to explore, including awesome places to go rock climbing, any outdoor enthusiast will feel right at home.




  • Balloon Fiesta

    A lot of the most cost effective apartment rentals in Albuquerque are in the Balloon Fiesta neighborhood, that beige bedroom (or whatever your dream interior looks like) is waiting for you on MyNewPlace! Looking for that perfect apartment but have a specific spending limit? No worries - our apartment finder will help you search for that impeccable Balloon Fiesta apartment for rent that will meet your needs and fit your budget. Our apartment blog can also help you learn more about the in's and out's of apartment living. Balloon Fiesta is a perfect neighborhood in which to find your new Albuquerque apartment. Think this is the only Albuquerque neighborhood for you? Check nearby neighborhoods below to see all your options. Use our "Ask a Question" feature on this page to get answers about Albuquerque's neighborhoods from our local experts! Best of luck in your search!
  • Nob Hill

    Try Albuquerque's Nob Hill neighborhood for tons of the city's nicest apartments, regardless of whether you want a pale purple pantry or a walk in closet. MyNewPlace's apartment search can help you find that spotless Nob Hill apartment. Use our "Ask a Question" feature on this page to get answers about Albuquerque's neighborhoods from our local experts! Best of luck in your search!
  • Westside

    Westside has many of the prettiest apartments in Albuquerque let MyNewPlace help you finally find that perfect pantry you've been looking for. Have specific needs or a limited budget? Click the search button above, then select the rent range and other amenities that meet your needs.
  • Eastside

    The apartments in Albuquerque's Eastside neighborhood are several of the most cost effective in the city. Let MyNewPlace help you locate that perfect apartment that meets both your needs and your budget.
  • North Valley / Los Ranchos

    Albuquerque's North Valley / Los Ranchos neighborhood has a lot of the city's prettiest rentals, that yellow bathroom (or whatever your dream interior looks like) is waiting for you on MyNewPlace! MyNewPlace's apartment search can help you search for that perfect North Valley / Los Ranchos apartment. You can get many answers to your North Valley / Los Ranchos apartment questions by clicking through to floor plans, maps, photos and videos on each property's details page.
  • Old Town

    Old Town has a lot of the cutest rental apartments in Albuquerque and MyNewPlace can help you find ones with a variety of great interiors such as a great living room! Let MyNewPlace help you find that ideal apartment that meets both your needs and your budget. Browse through the above 'popular rentals' listings in your new neighborhood in Albuquerque! Good luck finding your new place!
  • Barelas / South Valley

    Several of the prettiest rental apartments in Albuquerque are in the Barelas / South Valley neighborhood, just use MyNewPlace to find the perfect one! Apartment living in neighborhoods like Barelas / South Valley is just one of tons of things you can learn about from the MyNewPlace's apartment blog. Want to learn more about Barelas / South Valley? Check up on MyNewPlace for local tips and insider information.
  • Airport

    Albuquerque's Airport neighborhood has a lot of the city's most cost effective apartments for rent, regardless of whether you want a white living room or a storage area. Apartment living in neighborhoods like Airport is just one of a lot of things you can learn about from the MyNewPlace's apartment guide. Want to learn more before deciding if Airport is the neighborhood for you? Get started now.
  • University of New Mexico

    Has the time come for you to get out of the dorm and move into an off campus UNM apartment? Perhaps the options available from the University of New Mexico housing office no longer meet your needs and you would like to find a cheap apartment close to the UNM campus. If so, you can search for off campus University of New Mexico apartments with MyNewPlace's college housing search.

    Although University of New Mexico student housing may be very conveniently close to campus, moving to an off campus apartment can be a great way to save money, put some distance in between yourself and an RA, get accustomed to living in your own apartment and building up rental history.

    UNM apartments for rent are available close to campus and in other neighborhoods around Albuquerque, New Mexico. Using our map based university apartment finder, you can find off campus housing near campus to ensure you can still get to all the UNM Lobos games and make it to class on time.

    We can help you find off campus UNM apartments that will best suit your collegiate lifestyle; search University of New Mexico apartments by the number of bedrooms, price, neighborhood or a range of other amenities.

    Have more questions? Check out our articles with renter tips in our apartment guide and search through www.unm.edu.