If you're apartment hunting, you know how hard it can be to find a good spot for a reasonable price. So what does the low-end rent on a rental in Oakland look like these days—and what might you get for the price?
We took a look at local listings for studios and 1-bedroom apartments in Oakland via rental site Zumper to find out what price-conscious apartment seekers can expect to find. Take a look at the cheapest listings available as of Dec. 28th, below.
1707 36th Ave., #103
Listed at $1,483 / month, this studio apartment, located at 1707 36th Ave. in Fruitvale, is 11.5 percent less than the median rent for a studio in Oakland, which is currently estimated at around $1,675 / month. The building features on-site laundry; in the unit, you're promised hardwood flooring, granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. Luckily for pet owners, both dogs and cats are permitted. (See the complete listing here.)
2554 East 16th St., #27
This 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartment, situated at 2554 East 16th St. in Oak Tree, is listed for $1,538 / month. In the unit, the listing promises hardwood flooring, granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. On-site laundry and off-street parking are offered as building amenities. Pet owners, inquire elsewhere: this spot doesn't allow cats or dogs. (See the complete listing here.)
1929 26th Ave.
Then there's this 450-square-foot studio at 1929 26th Ave. in Reservoir Hill/ Meadow Brook, listed at $1,595 / month. Amenities offered in the building include concierge service, on-site laundry, and secured entry; in the unit, look for stainless steel appliances, a gas range and an updated look and feel throughout. (See the listing here.)
10010 MacArthur Blvd., #2
Listed at $1,599 / month, this 550-square-foot 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartment is located at 10010 MacArthur Blvd. near Foothill Square. The building offers assigned parking, outdoor space, on-site laundry and more. In the unit, anticipate hardwood flooring, and other features. Good news for animal lovers: both dogs and cats are allowed here. (Here's the listing.)
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