There are many reasons someone would need an inexpensive or smaller place to live.

We live in a world where we buy things just to own things. Just look around the room you're in now and I bet you'll find a ton of items that don't really serve a purpose beyond "looking good." It's why so many people are downsizing to a minimalistic lifestyle.

For others, it's a matter of just saving money or looking for a quick solution for their living situation.

Rentals for $800 or less

We found five places in Boise that you can rent for $800 or less a month and they're perfect for anyone who wants to stay in Boise but not pay Boise prices.

According to, the average price of rent in Boise is $1,612 for an 872-square-foot living space. While some of the options we're about to go over are shared rooms, we did find a few studios as well...all for half of the average price of rent in Boise.

5 Boise Rentals You Can Get For $800 Or Less Right Now

Need a quick solution for your living situation? Maybe you're just looking to downsize? We found five places that you can rent for $800 or less...

Gallery Credit: Chris Cardenas

Not every property with a good monthly price is good for living in though. For example, we found this property in Idaho that is just $250 a month. However, it's probably not exactly the space you want to live in... here are six reasons why.

6 Good Reasons To Not Live In This Idaho Rental For $250/Month

While it might not be the best place to live, it could be one of the best places to work... or start a band.

Gallery Credit: Chris Cardenas

All of these are priced pretty fairly but how would you feel about a rental that is $17,500 per month? You would think for that price you may as well just buy yourself a nice house. But hey, different strokes for different folks, right?

Idaho's Most Expensive Rental House is a Whopping $17,500 Per Month

We have seen some insane homes, mansions and even castles around Idaho. I found an impressive home with an impressive rental price tag. So what does $17,500 a month get you in Idaho?

Gallery Credit: Nikki West

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