Housing costs got you down? Though apartment hunting can be frustrating, there are deals to be had. So what does the low-end pricing on a rental in Squirrel Hill South look like these days—and what might you get for your money?
According to Walk Score, the neighborhood is quite walkable, is quite bikeable and has good transit options. It also features median rents for a one bedroom that hover around $925, compared to an $860 one-bedroom median for Pittsburgh as a whole.
A look at local listings for studios and one-bedroom apartments in Squirrel Hill South, via rental site Zumper, yields a look at what price-conscious apartment seekers can expect to find in this Pittsburgh neighborhood.
Take a look at the cheapest listings available right now, below. (Note: prices and availability are subject to change.)
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5559 Bartlett St., #B5
Listed at $725/month, this studio apartment, located at 5559 Bartlett St., #B5, is 21.6 percent less than the $925/month median rent for a studio in Squirrel Hill South.
The building features storage space. In the unit, look for air conditioning, carpeted flooring and in-unit laundry. Attention, cat owners: your kitty is welcome here. There isn't a leasing fee associated with this rental.
(See the complete listing here.)
5700 Munhall Road, #17
Here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at 5700 Munhall Road, #17, which is going for $805/month.
The building offers storage space. Apartment amenities include central heating, carpeting, in-unit laundry and a walk-in closet. Feline lovers, rejoice: cats are welcome. There's no leasing fee required for this rental.
(See the full listing here.)
2419 Beechwood Blvd.
Then there's this 350-square-foot with one bedroom and one bathroom at 2419 Beechwood Blvd., listed at $825/month.
In the unit, you'll find air conditioning, hardwood flooring and a ceiling fan. Cats and dogs are not allowed. There's no leasing fee required for this rental.
(See the listing here.)
Wightman and Covode streets
Listed at $860/month, this 400-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment is located at Wightman and Covode streets.
When it comes to building amenities, expect on-site laundry and assigned parking. The unit boasts air conditioning, central heating and hardwood flooring. Cats and dogs are not welcome.
(Here's the listing.)