Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various NYC neighborhoods. Is one man's studio another man's townhouse? Let's find out! Today's price: $2,200/month.
↑ In Crown Heights, $2,190/month will rent a garden-level one-bedroom with a huge kitchen and living room. It has a patio (though it's not picture), cedar plank flooring, air-conditioning, and a "reverse osmosis water filtration system" in the kitchen. There's also a washer/dryer and dishwasher.
↑ For $2,220/month, there's a studio on the Upper East Side with a lofted sleeping area and the saddest outdoor space ever. The bathroom and kitchen look relatively new, and it has a dishwasher.
↑ There's a large one-bedroom with "condo-style finishes" in East Harlem that's renting for $2,275/month. The kitchen has white stone countertops and stainless steel appliances, including a dishwasher, and the bedroom has a huge a walk-in closet with custom shelving. Building amenities include a roof deck, gym, and part-time doorman.
↑ In Park Slope, a one-bedroom with a den and lovely shared garden is listed for $2,200/month. The bedroom and living room have hardwood floors, and theres'a decorative fireplace. The bathroom and kitchen look like they could use some upgrades.
↑ A renovated one-bedroom on the Lower East Side features a patch of exposed brick wall, an intercom system, and new floors. There's laundry in the building, which is located "close enough to walk to SOHO!" The rent is $2,250 per month.
↑ And finally, here's a two-bedroom in Sunnyside that's renting for $2,190. The apartment looks huge, it was recently renovated, and it's rent-stabilized. It has stainless steel appliances and quartz countertops in the kitchen.
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