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What's the cheapest rental available in the Tenderloin, right now?

According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one-bedroom apartment in the Tenderloin are hovering around $2,489, compared to a $3,395 one-bedroom median for San Francisco as a whole.

But how does the low-end pricing on a Tenderloin rental look these days — and what might you get for your money?

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 in the neighborhood, which, according to Walk Score ratings, is a "walker's paradise," is very bikeable and boasts excellent transit options.

Take a look at the cheapest listings available right now, below. (Note: prices and availability are subject to change.)

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935 Geary St.

Listed at $1,350/month, this efficiency studio, located at 935 Geary St., is 35.6 percent less than the $2,095/month median rent for a studio in the Tenderloin.

In the unit, look for central heating. There isn't a kitchen, but there is a small refrigerator and a microwave. Cats and dogs are not allowed. There's no leasing fee required for this rental.

(See the complete listing here.)

765 Geary St., #105

This studio apartment, situated at 765 Geary St., #105, is listed for $1,650/month.

The unit boasts hardwood floors, and pet lovers are in luck: cats and dogs are welcome. Future tenants needn't worry about a leasing fee.

(See the complete listing here.)

424 Ellis St.

Next, there's this studio apartment at 424 Ellis St., listed at $1,795/month.

In the unit, the listing promises central heating, stainless steel appliances and stone countertops. Cats and dogs are not welcome. When it comes to building amenities, expect on-site laundry.

(See the listing here.)

305 Hyde St., #102

Check out this studio apartment at 305 Hyde St., #102, listed at $1,950/month.

The unit includes hardwood floors and stainless steel appliances. Future tenants needn't worry about a leasing fee.

(Here's the listing.)

245 Leavenworth St., #46

This studio apartment, situated at 245 Leavenworth St., #46, is listed for $1,995/month. For that price, renters can expect hardwood floors and stainless steel appliances. 

There isn't a leasing fee associated with this rental.

(See the listing here.)


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