According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one-bedroom in Seattle are hovering around $1,650. But how does the low-end pricing on a Seattle 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.
Read on for the cheapest listings available right now. (Note: prices and availability are subject to change.)
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4516 Meridian Ave. North
This studio apartment, situated at 4516 Meridian Ave. North in Wallingford, is listed for $650/month for its 163 square feet of space.
The building offers a roof deck, on-site laundry, outdoor space and additional storage. The unit comes furnished. When it comes to pets, both meows and barks are welcome. Future tenants needn't worry about a leasing fee.
Per Walk Score ratings, the surrounding area has excellent walkability, is a "biker's paradise" and has good transit options.
(See the complete listing here.)
8727 Phinney Ave. North
Here's a studio at 8727 Phinney Ave. North in Greenwood, which, at 159 square feet, is also going for $650/month.
The building offers a roof deck, on-site laundry and storage space. Both cats and dogs are permitted. Future tenants needn't worry about a leasing fee, but there is a $40 application fee and a $500 security deposit.
According to Walk Score's assessment, the area around this address is extremely walkable, is fairly bikeable and has good transit options.
(See the full listing here.)
9061 Seward Park Ave. South
Listed at $968/month, this 650-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom is located at 9061 Seward Park Ave. South in Rainier Valley.
When it comes to building amenities, expect on-site laundry, on-site management and outdoor space. In the unit, you'll find garden access. Cats and dogs are not allowed. Future tenants needn't worry about a leasing fee.
Walk Score indicates that this location is quite walkable, is very bikeable and has a few nearby public transportation options.
(Check out the complete listing here.)
1008 N. 109th St.
And finally, there's this 231-square-foot studio at 1008 N. 109th St. in Bitter Lake. It's being listed for $995/month.
In the unit, expect to find in-unit laundry. The building boasts an elevator. Cats are permitted. There isn't a leasing fee associated with this rental.
Walk Score indicates that this location is friendly for those on foot, is fairly bikeable and offers many nearby public transportation options.
(Here's the full listing.)