If you're in the market for a rental, you know how hard it can be to find a bargain. So what does the low-end rent on a rental in Kansas City look like these days — and what might you get for your money?
We took a look at local listings for studios and one-bedroom apartments in Kansas City via rental site Zumper to find out what price-conscious apartment seekers can expect to find.
Take a look at the cheapest listings available right now, below. (Note: prices and availability are subject to change.)
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Listed at $495/month, this 450-square-foot studio, located at 3035 Harrison on Hospital Hill, is 41.8 percent less than the median rent for a studio in Kansas City, which is currently estimated at around $850/month.
On-site laundry is listed as a building amenity.
Walk Score indicates that the surrounding area is quite walkable, is quite bikeable and offers many nearby public transportation options. Laundry facilities are available on site.
(See the complete listing here.)
532 Gladstone Blvd.
Here's a studio apartment at 532 Gladstone Blvd. in Northeast Kansas City, which is going for $525/month.
When it comes to building amenities, expect assigned parking and on-site laundry. The unit has hardwood floors and a covered porch. Pets are not welcome. Be prepared for a $40 application fee.
According to Walk Score's assessment, the surrounding area is friendly for those on foot, is fairly bikeable and has some transit options.
(See the full listing here.)
Then there's this apartment with one bedroom and one bathroom at Benton Boulevard in Northeast, listed at $545/month.
In the unit, you're promised both central heating and air conditioning, as well as hardwood flooring. Neither cats nor dogs are welcome. The building offers on-site laundry. Expect a $40 application fee.
According to Walk Score, the area around this address is friendly for those on foot, is bikeable and has some transit options.
(See the listing here.)
2514 Holmes St.
Next up is this 500-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom, located at 2514 Holmes St. on Hospital Hill and listed for $550/month.
Expect assigned parking, outdoor space and on-site laundry as building amenities. Future tenants needn't worry about a leasing fee.
Walk Score indicates that this location is quite walkable, is relatively bikeable and offers many nearby public transportation options.
(Here's the listing.)
1808 E. 35th St.
Finally, this one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, situated at 1808 E. 35th St. in Ivanhoe, is listed for $560/month for its 650 square feet of space.
The unit has in-unit laundry. Pets are not permitted. The rental doesn't require a leasing fee.
According to Walk Score, this location isn't very walkable, is somewhat bikeable and has a few nearby public transportation options.
(See the listing here.)