Yellowknife Rental Resources

Finding a good rental unit in Yellowknife can be tricky.  Rents tend to be high, and listings are spread out across more than a dozen websites.  To make your rental search easier, we've brought everything together on this page.

***We pioneered real estate buyer agency in Yellowknife in 2011, and we are great at helping Yellowknife renters become homeowners.  So if you are sick of renting, or only plan to rent short-term, e-mail our office at or call (867) 873-9800 and ask about our Yellowknife Homebuyer Mentorship Program.

Yellowknife Rental Links:  


Facebook Marketplace > Property Rentals - This is site is gaining in popularity and may now be the #1 rental site in Yellowknife.

Facebook Group > Yellowknife Accomodations - Not great for searching listings, but great for finding out about new listings

YKTrader > Real Estate > For Rent - Yellowknife's best classified ads website.  

Direct Property Management - Rental listings and property management services.  Our preferred partner for property management.

Northview Apartment REIT - Yellowknife’s largest landlord, by far.

Midwest Property Management - Ciara Manor, Fraser Tower, Fraser Arms & McNiven Place

Polar Developments -  The Watermark Tower and Anderson Thomson Tower

TC Group of Companies - Bartesko Court, Ludquist, Solar and Executive Apartments 

Shelter Canadian Properties Ltd - Beck Court

YKD Property Management - Aurora Suites, Birchwood Apartments & Townhomes, Franklin House Apartments

Triton Property Management - Assorted houses and condo units for rent

NWT Housing Corporation - Public Housing 


Furnished Apartments and Extended Stays


Capital Suites

Days Inn & Suites


AirBnB Yellowknife Listings

Polar Developments Furnished Suites


Background Research for Renters


Yellowknife's Top 20 Apartment Buildings - Our blog post

CMHC Housing Market Outlook - Information on average rent prices

True North FM article on high rental rates

Everything You Need to Know About Your Rights as a Renter or Landlord