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

According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one-bedroom in San Jose are hovering around $1,973. But how does the low-end pricing on a San Jose 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 from Zumper and Apartment Guide to find out what budget-minded 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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808 Lenzen Ave.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

This one-bedroom, one-bathroom unit, situated at 808 Lenzen Ave. in downtown, is listed for $1,500/month.

In the unit, which is the second bedroom in a private condo, anticipate heat and air conditioning. Neither cats nor dogs are welcome.

According to Walk Score, this location is quite walkable, is quite bikeable and offers many nearby public transportation options.

(See the complete listing here.)

4951 Cherry Ave.

Photo: Apartment Guide
Photo: Apartment Guide

Here's a studio apartment at 4951 Cherry Ave. in the Cambrian Park, which, at 432 square feet, is going for $1,695/month.

When it comes to building amenities, expect a swimming pool, on-site laundry and assigned parking. The apartment has a balcony and a dishwasher. Cats are permitted. The listing specifies a $500 cat deposit.

According to Walk Score's assessment, this location is somewhat walkable, is very bikeable and has some transit options.

(See the full listing here.)

394 Boynton Ave.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Then there's this 400-square-foot studio at 394 Boynton Ave. in Winchester North, listed at $1,725/month.

The unit features a balcony. Amenities offered in the building include on-site laundry, garage parking, on-site management and a swimming pool. Neither cats nor dogs are welcome.

Walk Score indicates that this location is somewhat walkable, is very bikeable and has some transit options.

(See the listing here.)

This story was created automatically using local real estate data from Zumper and Apartment Guide, then reviewed by an editor. Click here for more about what we're doing. Additionally, read on for five marketing tips for real estate agents to showcase local market expertise.

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