Renting in PEI

The following is provided for information only to assist in locating apartments and housing for rent in Prince Edward Island.

Bulletin boards

Look for postings on bulletin boards in laundromats, libraries, grocery stores and other local businesses. If you are a student, check the boards at UPEI and Holland College housing services.


The back pages of PEI's major daily newspapers and weekly newspapers list rentals. You can read newspapers for free at many public libraries and coffee shops or search the classified sections online.

Yellow Pages

Check for apartment listings in the Yellow Page of the phone book or online at

Rental listing websites

There are many websites that list rentals for PEI

Affordable housing supports

  • Down Payment Assistance Program assists qualified residents of Prince Edward Island, who have modest incomes, to purchase a first home.
  • Subsidized housing is provided by the government and non-profit organizations and provides affordable housing for seniors, persons with disabilities and families with children.
Published date: 
August 5, 2019