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Renting in Detroit: What's the cheapest apartment available right now?

Finding a good deal can be a challenge if you're seeking an apartment on a budget. So what does the low-end rent on a rental in Detroit look like these days—and what might you get for the price?

We took a look at local listings for studios and one-bedroom apartments in Detroit via rental sites Zumper and Apartment Guide, 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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1155 W. McNichols Road

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Listed at $550/month, this one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, located at 1155 W. McNichols Road, is 4.3 percent less than the median rent for a one bedroom in Detroit, which is currently estimated at around $575/month.

The building features assigned parking, a swimming pool and on-site laundry. Pet owners, inquire elsewhere: this spot doesn't allow cats or dogs.

According to Walk Score's assessment, this location is somewhat walkable and is relatively bikeable.

(See the complete listing here.)

709 Hazelwood St.

Photo: Zumper

This studio apartment, situated at 709 Hazelwood St., is listed for $650/month for its 500 square feet of space.

The unit offers carpet, and the building offers on-site laundry. Pet owners, take heed: cats and dogs are welcome. Be prepared for a $55 application fee.

According to Walk Score's assessment, the area around this address is very walkable, is relatively bikeable and has a few nearby public transportation options.

(See the complete listing here.)

1 Lafayette Plaisance St.

Photo: Apartment Guide

Then there's this 550-square-foot apartment at 1 Lafayette Plaisance St. in Lafayette Park, listed at $915/month.

Inside, there is carpeting and large windows. Building amenities include a swimming pool, a fitness center and on-site laundry.

Walk Score indicates that the area around this address is very walkable, is very bikeable and has good transit options.

(See the listing here.)


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