The days of dirt-cheap rent prices in Toronto are far behind us now, but the promotions and perks to entice new tenants haven’t entirely disappeared. There are still plenty of apartment rentals in Toronto that offer sweet incentives like free rent, luxury gym memberships, and even cash for moving in.

According to Michael Somoza of, many of the promotions offered by rental companies are for older buildings or newly renovated buildings in Toronto, compared to newer buildings.

Here are 7 rentals in Toronto with move-in perks that might inspire you to start packing.

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11-25 Ordnance St – $2,110+

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This Liberty Village rental will give you a month of free rent, plus a move-in bonus of $1,000 for select suites. New tenants will also get a free one-year membership to the newly-opened social wellness club and luxury gym Altea Active, located in the same building.

699 Eglinton Ave West – $1695+

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This unit on Eglinton West is attracting new tenants with a generous $2,500 Visa gift card. Hello, new living room set!

The building, which only features 33 units, has one-bedroom rentals available for $1,695 plus a fixed price of $150 per month for utilities. The two-bedroom units cost $2,195 per month and the same price for utilities.

15 Dundonald St – $1,728+

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One of the most popular incentives is free rent for a month, which is being offered at this Church-Wellesley rental when you sign a 13-month lease.

Not only does the building have fantastic amenities like a rooftop pool and tennis court, but the units feature h dark-stained hardwood floors, sleek stainless steel appliances and spacious balconies.

433 Jarvis St – $1,600+

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This Jarvis St apartment is also offering a month of free rent to new tenants. The spacious units are located in a quiet and clean building close to Ryerson University and George Brown College, as well as public transit, shopping, and entertainment.

90 Eastdale Ave – $1,600+

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Located near the Danforth GO Station and the popular Danforth Village, the units in this building come with one free month of rent. The building is pet friendly and boasts some of the best views of the city skyline.

All apartments are extensively cleaned and freshly painted, with updated features and hardwood flooring throughout.

55 Triller Avenue – $1,449+

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This downtown apartment will do you one better with two months of free rent for a limited time on select units. It’s located steps from Liberty Village in Roncesvalles with the Gardiner Expressway just minutes away. All of the units feature modern upgrades and a spacious layout and chrome accents.

730 Dovercourt Road – $1,499+

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This Dovercourt rental will give you a complimentary month plus a $100 food delivery gift card upon signing a lease. The Doversquare Apartments feature a variety of unit options depending on your preferred size and budget, with lake views and a shared courtyard with lots of greenery to enjoy.

Sure, we may be paying some of the highest rent prices in the country right now, but these incentives will at least give us some more bang for our buck.