However, be prepared to act fast if something desirable comes along—especially if its in the months leading up to one of the two university semesters. You’ll generally have a lot of competition for the more sought after rental locations at these times of year.
Most rental property in Missoula is affordable, making it an economical alternative to buying a home if you’re just moving to town.
Whether you’re buying or renting in Missoula, if your relocation falls on or around the beginning of either college semester (late July, August, September, January, February), be sure to schedule utility installations, such as cable TV, electricity, and phone service, well in advance.
Start your rental search by checking out our list of property management companies.