Welcome back to Curbed Comparisons, a column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various New York City neighborhoods. Is one man's studio another man's townhouse? Let's find out! Today's price: $5,500/month.
? If you're looking to spend $5,500/month on housing, Tribeca is as good a place as any to start. This loft apartment "that could easily converted to 2 or 3 bedroom" features a wall of exposed brick and laundry in the unit, although windows appear to be scarce.
? In Long Island City, a 3BR/3BA with floor-to-ceiling windows in a new luxury building is going for $5,400/month. The building has tons of fancy amenities.
? In Williamsburg, a spacious 1BR/2BA with a lofted bedroom and a private patio is going for $5,600/month. It's very stylish with its exposed brick, wood beams, and metal spiral staircase.
? This 4BR/2BA roommate-haven is located on the Upper West Side and costs $5,495/month, and that's just about all you need to know about that.
? On Roosevelt Island, a 3BR/2.5BA in luxury building Manhattan Park is going for $5,495/month with no fee. The doorman building has a pool, gym, concierge, and assorted recreation facilities.
? And in Chelsea, a large 3BR/1BA is going for $5,500/month. It has exposed brick and some sort of backyard deck.
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