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11 TikToks About Renting In Toronto That Will Hit You Where It Hurts

A haunted dungeon for $2900 a month? Sounds about right.

The cost of rent in the 6ix is no joke. But sometimes you just have to laugh at the struggle, right? If rent and housing prices have got you down, these hilarious TikTok videos in Toronto are exactly what you need in your life.

We’ve rounded up hilariously relatable TikTok videos about the Toronto apartment struggle so at least you know you’re not alone out there.

From the soaring rent prices to the tiny and sometimes barely livable spaces, there’s plenty to complain about.

Have you ever had to do laundry in your bathtub? Or had a closet that doubled as a shower with no lighting? 

Well, you can find all those problems and more here and you’ll only have to pay $2,000 per month plus utilities. 

Meanwhile, Drake is out here making us all envious with his gorgeous Toronto mansion

Even there are some relatively affordable houses spread out in the GTA, the fact remains that living here isn’t cheap. 

So take a look at the videos below and have yourself a good cry-laugh.

Condo? Don't Know Her

@heytherelyla

Lol it looks like I’ve misplaced the 1.2 mil needed to even think about such an act 😭 ##guessmyprovince ##toronto ##rentmoney ##torontorealestate

♬ original sound - livefitwithjess

Does anyone have a casual 1.2 million dollars lying around that we can borrow real quick?

A Glow Up We Can All Relate To

@jackkayofficial

🏠 ##canadiancheck ##torontolife ##millennial

♬ original sound - oliviapb

Is it just us, or does 20 years seem like a pretty bold prediction? To be safe, check back in 30.

A Place With Personality 

@hesnomaris

POV: Apartment hunting in Toronto ##landlords ##housingchallenge ##foryoupage ##foryou ##comedy

♬ original sound - hesnomaris

Honestly, we could live with a ghost in the apartment, but showering in the dark? Thank you, next.

Coming Out Of My Cage And I've Been Doing Just Fine

@lil_beanie

Pov: you're looking for an affordable apartment in Toronto ##foryou ##toronto ##fyp ##canada ##apartmentcheck

♬ Трагедия 😥 - wweagleweagle

At least the unit would get tons of natural light?

The Struggle Is Real

@plnted

when ur landlord doesnt fix ur heat or washer or the leak from ur skylight or take u seriously when ur apartment is broken into :))))) ##toronto ##rent

♬ Mad World (feat. Gary Jules) - Michael Andrews

As if the laundry wasn't already a pain to do, this is next-level torture.

Want to get into the fridge? Nope!

@kayakpaparazzi

Toronto living be like

♬ original sound - kayakpaparazzi

Shout out to weird doors that don't make any sense.

"Water Damage Included" At Least It's Not Extra

@kayakpaparazzi

Random things in my apartment that just make sense Part 2 :)

♬ Any Song (Instrumental Version) [Originally Performed by ZICO] - Elliot Van Coup

Okay, but why are the elevators padded though?

Expectations Vs Reality

@nataliemcdonald70

Toronto Living ##monicasapartment ##friends ##torontolife ##downtowntoronto

♬ Friends Theme - TV Themes

Honestly, we've never felt so hurt by the Friends theme song before.

Command Strips For Everything

@styleapotheca

Typical things you’ll find in a ##toronto apartment ##randomthings ##apartmenttour ##hometour ##foryou ##roomtour

♬ 아무노래(Any song) - kozico0914

"It usually means your building's old and it will be knocked down and turned into a condo soon." That hit different.

The Worlds Most Overpriced Escape Room

@jacobmcsilva

I told you to fix it Karen! ##College ##Torontorent ##fyp ##foryou

♬ I just did a bad thing bill wurtz - cameron.tr

But did everyone else get a little jealous when rent was under $1000 though?

It's Cozy

@__franny___

The hustle is real 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽 ##fyp ##foryou ##foryourpage ##frannytings ##apartmenttour ##apartmentcheck ##newyorkapartments ##zyxcba ##xyzbca

♬ original sound - __franny___

Even if this is technically New York, we can certainly relate.

So there you have it, renting in the city might be tough but at least we can laugh at ourselves.