To find a rental home in your price range on HotPads.com, enter your desired prices in the text boxes above the map, and click Get Search Alerts. Click List in the upper right corner of the page to see a selection of rental homes with corresponding prices and photos.
HotPads.com features a map-based search that helps users easily find rental apartments, houses, townhouses, duplexes and condominium units based on location. The site has more than 400,000 available rentals, as of April 2015. HotPads.com also offers apps for mobile device users.
To browse the map, type a particular address, city or ZIP code into the search box, or zoom the map to find a specific location. Select Expand Map to make it larger. Click the U.S. map icon in the upper left corner of the search results to access additional mapping options, such as demographic heat maps, schools and public transportation stops. Choose your desired number of beds and a rental price by typing this information into the search toolbar.
HotPads.com also offers advanced search options, including rental types, property types, property sizes, the number of bathrooms and map layers. You can also choose the quality of listings and filter the results to view properties that allow pets. Contact the property owners by going to the listing’s detail page and typing a message in the contact box.