Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a weekly 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, we’re looking at apartments renting around $2,000/month.
A cute one-bedroom inside a historic Renaissance Revival row house on St. Mark’s Avenue, within the Crown Heights North Historic District, is renting for $2,000/month. The 325-square-foot bedroom has a wall of closets and its own bathroom. It has several shared spaces (to be shared between five housemates) including the kitchen, living room, laundry room, plus a roof deck, and garden.
In Bushwick, this cozy two-bedroom unit is also renting for an even $2,000/month. The renovated apartment has hardwood floors, large windows, central A/C, and stainless steel appliances. It sits on Bushwick Avenue, steps from the L train at Bushwick Avenue-Aberdeen Street.
In Sunnyside, this sleek one-bedroom is going for $1,995/month. It has a spacious kitchen and living room, two closets, and multiple windows that give it an airy vibe. It can be viewed online through a video tour or a walkthrough with one of the agents. It’s on 46th Street, near the 7 train at 46th Street-Bliss Street.
Heading up north, in the Bronx’s Spuyten Duyvil, this large one-bedroom is also renting for $1,995/month. It has a lot going for it: a large living room, a dining area, a roomy foyer, and five closets. The building where it’s located, on Fairfield Avenue, comes with a common laundry room, a courtyard, and space for bike storage. It’s somewhat near the 1 train at 231st Station and the Spuyten Duyvil MetroNorth.
Finally, this ample one-bedroom on Lefferts Avenue is renting for $2,000/month. It has a living room, large windows, stainless steel appliances, and a dishwasher. The building is pet-friendly, has an elevator, and comes with a common laundry room. It sits a few steps from the 2 and 5 trains at Sterling Street.
Which NYC apartment would you choose for $2,000/month?
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