Montreal is a fantastic city for young people. Between shops and restaurants, the creativity blooming in the air and the fact that there's so much to see and explore, it's definitely an ideal spot to live in. That said, like so much these days, it can also be quite pricey. But if you look hard enough, you can find some surprisingly cheap apartments for rent in Montreal that won't cost you an arm and a leg.\nOne of the most popular neighbourhoods for us youngins is the Plateau.\nAccording to Walkscore.ca, it's got a walking score of 93/100 and a transit score of 80/100. That means it's not only incredibly accessible on foot, but is has fantastic transit within its perimeters.\nMy personal favourites are the jaw-dropping street art and local cafes. And don't forget the fact that it's so close to the mountain!\nIf all of these sound like characteristics that interest you when you're looking for your next apartment to rent, take a look at these apartments for rent in the Plateau that are not only affordable, but wonderful places to live.\nModern And Chic 3-Bedroom\nPrice: $1850/month\nRentals.ca\nThis minimal, yet cozy spot is perfect for the hanging at home, or heading out into the equally trendy Plateau neighbourhood. Plus, between three of you, it's an absolute deal!\nView this listing\n4-Bedroom With Exposed Brick\nPrice: $2,000/month\nRentals.ca\nThis place gives off the vibes of a family home, which is exactly what you want when you're living with friends. And with a gorgeous exposed brick, it practically decorates itself.\nView this listing\n2-Bedroom With A/C That's Also Light And Airy\nPrice: $1,750/month\nZumper.com\nWith the recent heatwave, we all know how important it's to consider a place with A/C. The open concept of the place will also help keep the good times and the air flowing.\nIt'll also give lots of room for pets, which are allowed!\nView this listing\n2-Bedroom In The Heart Of The Plateau\nPrice: $1,620/month\nZumper.com\nLocated on one of the main streets of the Plateau, this apartment gives you the best of the neighbourhood and some of the best views of the entire city from the rooftop patio.\nView this listing\nSophisticated And Serene 1- or 2-Bedroom\nPrice: $779 – $929/month\nZumper.com\nThis listing has a long list of amenities, including on-site cleaning staff, security and laundry facilities. It's also incredibly beautifully renovated, making coming home an absolute dream.\nView this listing\nGorgeous 1-Bedroom Near Parc La Fontaine\nPrice: Starting at $1,265/month\nZumper.com\nThis beautifully renovated spot is perfect for living by yourself, yet never feeling lonely. It's perfectly located near McGill, UQAM, Parc La Fontaine and Sherbrooke and has an impressive list of amenities.\nView this listing\nHappy apartment hunting.