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On a budget: What's the cheapest apartment you can rent in SF's Mission Bay?

200 Fourth St. | Photos: Zumper
By Hoodline - Published on April 16, 2019.

According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one bedroom in Mission Bay are hovering around $4,590, compared to a $3,349 one-bedroom median for San Francisco as a whole.

But how does the low-end pricing on a Mission Bay 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 budget-minded apartment seekers can expect to find in the neighborhood, which, according to Walk Score ratings, is quite walkable, is a "biker's paradise" and has excellent transit.

Read on for the cheapest listings available right now. (Note: prices and availability are subject to change.)

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1200 Fourth St.

Listed at $3,639/month, this 674-square-foot studio , located at 1200 Fourth St., is 9.0 percent less than the $4,000/month median rent for a studio in Mission Bay.

Building amenities include assigned parking, a swimming pool, a fitness center and outdoor space. In the unit, expect a balcony, a walk-in closet and in-unit laundry. Good news for animal lovers: both dogs and cats are permitted here.

(See the complete listing here.)

185 Channel St.

This studio, situated at 185 Channel St., is listed for $3,691/month for its 519 square feet of space.

In the unit, which comes furnished, the listing promises both air conditioning and central heating, hardwood flooring, a balcony, a dishwasher, a walk-in closet and in-unit laundry. When it comes to building amenities, expect assigned parking, secured entry and a fitness center. When it comes to pets, both meows and barks are permitted. There's no leasing fee required for this rental.

(See the complete listing here.)

1000 Third St., #616

Here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at 1000 Third St., #616, which, at 767 square feet, is going for $4,250/month.

Amenities offered in the building include assigned parking, a swimming pool, a fitness center, a business center, concierge service, outdoor space and an elevator. In the unit, which comes furnished, anticipate air conditioning, hardwood flooring, in-unit laundry and a dishwasher. Pet owners, inquire elsewhere: this spot doesn't allow cats or dogs.

(See the full listing here.)


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