The most affordable apartment rentals in Shadyside, explored

Finding a quality spot for a reasonable price can be a challenge if you're looking for a rental on a budget. So what does the low-end rent on a rental in Shadyside look like these days—and what might you get for the price?

Walk Score indicates that the neighborhood is a "walker's paradise," is very bikeable and boasts excellent transit options. It also features median rents for a one bedroom that hover around $1,085, compared to an $875 one-bedroom median for Pittsburgh as a whole.

A look at local listings for studios and one-bedroom apartments in Shadyside, via rental site Zumper, paints a picture of what budget-minded 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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226 Shady Ave.


Listed at $795/month, this 450-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom unit, located at 226 Shady Ave., is 26.7 percent less than the $1,085/month median rent for a one bedroom in Shadyside.

The building features assigned parking and an elevator. In the unit, expect to find both air conditioning and central heating along with in-unit laundry. Pets are not permitted. Future tenants needn't worry about a leasing fee.

(See the complete listing here.)

322 Lehigh Ave.

This studio, situated at 322 Lehigh Ave., is listed for $825/month for its 400 square feet of space.

In the apartment, look for a fireplace, in-unit laundry and a patio. There's also outdoor space available. Pet lovers are in luck: cats and dogs are permitted. There isn't a leasing fee associated with this rental.

(See the complete listing here.)

5525 Ellsworth Ave.

Here's another studio at 5525 Ellsworth Ave., which, at 410 square feet, is going for $880/month.

The building features on-site laundry and storage space. In the unit, you're promised both air conditioning and central heating along with hardwood flooring. Cats are permitted. The rental doesn't require a leasing fee.

(See the full listing here.)

Shady Avenue and Marchand Street

Then there's this apartment with one bedroom and one bathroom at Shady Avenue and Marchand Street, listed at $900/month.

Amenities offered in the building include assigned parking, storage space and on-site laundry. In the unit, you'll find air conditioning, a mix of hardwood flooring and carpeted flooring, and a dishwasher. Pet owners, inquire elsewhere: this spot doesn't allow cats or dogs. The rental doesn't require a leasing fee.

(See the listing here.)

611 Ivy St.

This one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, situated at 611 Ivy St., is listed for $1,025/month.

The building offers assigned parking. In the unit, anticipate air conditioning, carpeted flooring and in-unit laundry. Hairball alert: cats are permitted. The rental doesn't require a leasing fee.

(See the listing here.)


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