Duplexes for rent are found on specialty renting classifieds sites such as Homes.com, RentalAds.com and HotPads.com. General classifieds sites such as Craigslist.org also frequently contain listings for duplexes for rent.
HotPads.com allows users to search for duplexes for rent by viewing listings on a map display in addition to through a traditional list of posts. Each entry on the map contains pictures of the duplex as well as details about the number of rooms, building features and rental requirements such as a security deposit or credit check. Users can narrow results by specifying details such as the number or rooms required and the desired price range as well as by contracting the map area to hone in on a specific region.
Craigslist also features a map display option that with similar search filters. However, the site does not enforce any minimum standards in terms of the content included in a post. As such, users may need to contact the landlord or renting agent directly in order to find out information about a specific duplex. The site also features a messaging system that allows users to email the poster, with options to hide the user's email address and protect her privacy.