According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one-bedroom in Austin are hovering around $1,150. But how does the low-end pricing on an Austin rental look these days—and what might you get for the price?
We took a look at local listings for studios and one-bedroom apartments to find out what price-conscious apartment seekers can expect to find.
Read on for the cheapest listings available right now. (Note: prices and availability are subject to change.)
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1016 Camino La Costa, #6888
This one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, situated at 1016 Camino La Costa, #6888, in St. Johns, is listed for $700/month.
The apartment has carpeting, air conditioning, a fireplace and a ceiling fan. Neither cats nor dogs are permitted. There isn't a leasing fee associated with this rental.
According to Walk Score, the area around this address is moderately walkable, is bikeable and has a few nearby public transportation options.
(See the complete listing here.)
3212 Red River St.
Here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom at 3212 Red River St. in Hancock, which, at 547 square feet, is also going for $700/month.
The building features assigned parking and a swimming pool. In the unit, expect to find new lighting, refinished countertops, fresh paint and a walk-in closet. Cats and dogs are not welcome. The rental doesn't require a leasing fee.
According to Walk Score, the surrounding area is friendly for those on foot, is easy to get around on a bicycle and has good transit options.
(See the full listing here.)
701 W. Longspur Blvd., #3362
Then there's this apartment at 701 W. Longspur Blvd., #3362, in North Lamar, listed at $717/month.
In the apartment, anticipate a ceiling fan and a breakfast bar. Future tenants needn't worry about a leasing fee.
Walk Score indicates that the surrounding area is somewhat walkable, is bikeable and has good transit options.
(See the listing here.)
803 Tirado St.
Finally, this one-bedroom, one-bathroom, situated at 803 Tirado St. in St. Johns, is listed for $725/month for its 566 square feet of space.
In the unit, anticipate air conditioning. Pet owners, take heed: cats and dogs are allowed. The rental doesn't require a leasing fee.
Walk Score indicates that the surrounding area is moderately walkable, has some bike infrastructure and has some transit options.
(See the listing here.)