Story Hoodline — Curious just how far your dollar goes in Pittsburgh?

We’ve rounded up the latest rental listings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to scoring a rental in Pittsburgh with a budget of $1,200 / month.

Read on for the listings. (Note: prices and availability are subject to change.)

5211 Wilkins Ave., #2 (Squirrel Hill North)%name Renting In Pittsburgh: What Will $1,200 Get You?%name Renting In Pittsburgh: What Will $1,200 Get You?

Listed at $1,200/month, this 800-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment is located at 5211 Wilkins Ave.

When it comes to building amenities, anticipate on-site laundry. Cats and dogs are welcome here. The apartment features hardwood floors, a spiral staircase, a dishwasher, French doors, exposed brick and a walk-in closet.

Walk Score indicates that the surrounding area is very walkable, has minimal bike infrastructure and has good transit options.

(See the complete listing here.)

2687 S 18th St. (South Side Slopes)%name Renting In Pittsburgh: What Will $1,200 Get You?%name Renting In Pittsburgh: What Will $1,200 Get You?

 

Next, there’s this studio abode located at 2687 S 18th St. It’s listed for $1,199/month.

In the unit, look for a mix of hardwood floors and carpeting, a dishwasher, in-unit laundry and stainless steel appliances. Pets are not allowed.

Per Walk Score ratings, this location is very walkable, has minimal bike infrastructure and has a few nearby public transportation options.

(See the complete listing here.)

144 N Dithridge St. (North Oakland)%name Renting In Pittsburgh: What Will $1,200 Get You?%name Renting In Pittsburgh: What Will $1,200 Get You?

Located at 144 N Dithridge St., here’s a studio apartment that’s listed for $1,100/month.

Secured entry is offered as a building amenity and pets are not permitted. The furnished apartment features carpeting, a dishwasher, a walk-in closet, wooden cabinetry and built-in storage features.

According to Walk Score’s assessment, the surrounding area is friendly for those on foot, is relatively bikeable and has excellent transit.

(See the complete listing here.)

1709 Termon Ave., #2 (Brighton Heights)%name Renting In Pittsburgh: What Will $1,200 Get You?%name Renting In Pittsburgh: What Will $1,200 Get You?

Also listed at $1,100/month, this 1,000-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment is located at 1709 Termon Ave.

In the unit, you can expect hardwood floors, high ceilings, a dishwasher, a walk-in closet, exposed brick, stainless steel appliances and granite countertops. When it comes to building amenities, anticipate on-site laundry, outdoor space and secured entry. Pet owners, inquire elsewhere: this spot doesn’t allow cats or dogs.

According to Walk Score, the area around this address is moderately walkable, has minimal bike infrastructure and has a few nearby public transportation options.

(Take a look at the complete listing here.)

5911 Bryant St., #1 (Highland Park)%name Renting In Pittsburgh: What Will $1,200 Get You?%name Renting In Pittsburgh: What Will $1,200 Get You?

Finally, there’s this one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment over at 5911 Bryant St. It’s listed for $1,100/month.

In the apartment, there are a decorative fireplace, a mix of hardwood floors and carpeting, French doors, large windows, wooden cabinetry and ceiling fans. Pets are not allowed.

According to Walk Score, the surrounding area is moderately walkable, is fairly bikeable and has a few nearby public transportation options.

(Take a gander at the complete listing here.)


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