The days of affordable rent 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 and generous gift cards for moving in. Here are six of the best Toronto rental incentives right now that might inspire you to start packing.
This high-rise building near Yonge and Eglinton will give you a $1,000 bonus if you move in this summer. The units feature upgraded appliances and the building has a wifi-equipped resident lounge, fitness centre, yoga studio, and media room.
This unit near York Mills and Don Mills comes with a free thirteenth month of rent plus a $500 gift card to your choice of either Amazon, Costco, Wayfair, or Homesense. The pet-friendly building is surrounded by nature and also features garden plots and BBQs for residents to use.
You’ll get a free month of rent on a one-year lease at this downtown Toronto building, and a $750 signing bonus on a studio or one-bedroom rental before July 1. The spacious and newly renovated apartment is centrally located just steps from Dundas Square, and also has an indoor pool and sauna.
This rental comes with $500 worth of gift cards upon presenting a last month’s rent deposit and completed application, which you’ll be given at the time of move-in. The low-rise building is located just minutes from the beach and the surrounding shops and amenities. The newly-renovated suites feature new appliances and on-site parking.
Select units in this building come with one month of free rent, plus a $250 gift card for new tenants. The building is located in Parkdale just a short distance from Liberty Village, Queen West, transit, and highway access.
This gorgeous boutique building in Forest Hill will give you two months of free rent on a one-year lease. The units feature European-style cabinetry and energy-efficient appliances, a four-piece bathroom, in-suite laundry, hardwood flooring throughout, and convenient access to transit, parks, shops, and more.