Top 10 Cheap Houses for Rent in San Jose That Come With Furniture


The sprawling San Jose metro area has many houses for rent, but finding the perfect one that’s furnished for temporary housing needs is no easy task. You are often competing with tech employees also looking for houses to rent near Apple, Cisco, Adobe and other companies.

We’ve round up a list of 10 most viewed single-family houses for rent in San Jose on 2nd Address, an online marketplace of furnished housing. The best about this list? All furnished houses are around $4000 a month!

Read on and discover the perfect one for you!

1. Charming Furnished Willow Glen Bungalow

Price: $4100 / Bedroom: 2

Brand new listing in one of the most beautiful and sought after neighborhoods in San Jose. This lovingly renovated 110 year old bungalow is located in the heart of Willow Glen.  Two bedrooms each with a queen bed & private bathroom. Lovely gardens and front porch. Feel at home with relaxing furnishings and decor as well as a well stocked kitchen, including an induction stove. Take a short walk to Willow Glen’s vibrant downtown with wonderful shops and restaurants or stroll around the block to see some of the most beautiful homes in San Jose. The bungalow for rent is at the front of a large deep lot with a lovely front porch where you can watch the world go by and a private patio for dining and entertaining guests. The owners live in a “Granny Unit” at the back of the lot. Shared amenities include a garage (one space reserved for the tenant), large courtyard with additional parking, basement storage and a hot tub. Utilities included. No pets please.

2. San Jose 3BR Home in Great Location

Price: $3840 / Bedroom: 3

This home is located amid a short row of homes on a small street but, don’t be fooled, it stays close to many of the amenities San Jose has to offer. Major commuter routes are easy to get to. Downtown SJ is a super quick car ride away, where you can eat, drink, and play. The Plant, a shopping and casual restaurant complex, is just steps away, and there’s even a trampoline park within walking distance. Jump around!

3. Pet Friendly 2BR in San Jose 15mins from Downtown

Price: $3720 / Bedroom: 2

San Jose is the hub of California’s Silicon Valley and home to the Tech Museum of Innovation as well as almost one million people. California’s first municipal park, Alum Rock Park, is a short drive away and offers 720 acres of hiking and bike trails to enjoy. This home is located in a charming neighborhood with a community courtyard just outside the door. 

4. Walk to Downtown from this San Jose Studio

Price: $3390 / Bedroom: 1

This home is in a great location for those commuting or keeping it local in San José. Easy access to freeways makes getting to work a breeze. Adobe HQ is a walk away and more tech companies can be found within a short drive. San José State University and Downtown SJ are also within walking distance. While downtown, check out an exhibition at the San José Museum, catch a game at the SAP Center, or choose from the many upscale or casual dining options.

5. San Jose 1BR in Convenient Location

Price: $4020 / Bedroom: 1

This home is conveniently located along Calabazas Creek in West San José. From here you can walk to Trader Joe’s, Safeway, Walgreens, and the many eateries on S. De Anza Blvd. Local favorites include Yiassoo Greek, Japanese Curry House, and Aqui Cupertino for Mexican fare. You can sing your heart out at the local karaoke bar, Music Tunnel KTV Café, and even reserve a private room for you and your friends. Calabazas Park and Library are also just down the street.

6. Luxury 1 Bedroom Guest House With View

Price: $3700 / Bedroom: 1

This fully furnished luxury one bedroom guest house has all Utilities included (electricity/water/garbage/internet, Netflix). Monthly cleaning service included with the rent. 

This is a sparkling-new custom-built one-of-a-kind spacious guest house. It offers a comfortable bedroom, a gorgeous bathroom, a contemporary living room and a gourmet kitchen loaded with top-of-the-line appliances.  You are also welcome to use the swim spa and hot tub in our backyard. 

The home is located in a beautiful, woody and secluded community with breath-taking views of city lights. Yet it’s only minutes away from major roads & freeways. The home sits high on top of a mountain, where birds chirp loudly and deers and turkeys walk freely. Views of sunsets and city lights will take your breath away.

7. 3 Bedroom Home in San Jose with Yard

Price: $4280 / Bedroom: 3

Charming single-family home with front and back yards located on a quiet San Jose street. Enjoy the serenity of a lovely, family-friendly neighborhood while also being close to everything you need. Within minutes you can reach major freeways, Google and Apple HQ’s, public transportation, and schools. Santana Row is close by and offers everything from great dining options and bars to boutique shopping. Museums are also around the corner! 

8. 2BR Home in San Jose near Tech HQs

Price: $3540 / Bedroom: 3

Fantastic single-family home with private back yard located on a charming San Jose street. Enjoy the serenity of a lovely, family-friendly neighborhood while also being close to everything you need. Within minutes you can reach major freeways, Google and Apple HQ’s, public transport, and schools. Santana Row is close by and offers everything from great eateries to boutique shopping. Be sure t check out the museums around the corner!

9. 3BR Home near Downtown San Jose

Price: $3900 / Bedroom: 3

Perfect home base while you explore diverse and dynamic San Jose. Downtown is within walking distance, where you’ll find the San Jose Museum of Art, Convention Center, and Center for Performing Arts, to name just a few notable institutions that are definitely worth checking out. Downtown also provides plenty of options for fine dining and causal eating, as well as high-end hotel lounges and local watering holes. 

10. Villa CapRose: Cherry & Apricot bedrooms

Price: $3000 / Bedroom: 2

Beautiful newly remodeled house in Rose Garden neighborhood, 2 minutes drive from Valley Fair Mall & Santana Row. Within walking distance to the Rose Garden Park, The Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum and the library. Enjoy One, two or three of the new bedrooms, and their two luxury bathrooms. Breakfast will be served in the common room equipped with top of the line appliances and a built-in coffee machine which will be a delight for any coffee connoisseur.