Apartments for rent in Boston: What will $4,200 get you?

345 Harrison Ave. | Photo: Apartment Guide

Curious just how far your dollar goes in Boston?

We've rounded up the latest places for rent via rental sites Zumper and Apartment Guide to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to locating affordable apartments in Boston if you don't want to spend more than $4,200/month on rent.

Take a look at the listings, below. (Note: Prices and availability are subject to change.)

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345 Harrison Ave. (South End)

Listed at $4,125/month, this 939-square-foot two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment is located at 345 Harrison Ave.

The unit has hardwood flooring and a walk-in closet. Amenities offered in the building include on-site laundry and garage parking. Pet lovers are in luck: This property is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly.

According to Walk Score's assessment, the surrounding area has excellent walkability, is convenient for biking and boasts excellent transit options.

(See the complete listing here.)

Harrison Avenue (South End)

Here's a studio apartment at Harrison Avenue that's going for $4,140/month.

In the apartment, expect to find hardwood flooring. Building amenities include a gym, a swimming pool and on-site laundry. Good news for animal lovers: This rental is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. There isn't a leasing fee associated with this rental.

According to Walk Score, the surrounding area is a "walker's paradise," is very bikeable and boasts excellent transit options.

(Take a look at the full listing here.)

45 Stuart St. (Chinatown)

Next, check out this 1,221-square-foot two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment that's located at 45 Stuart St. It's listed for $4,145/month.

The building boasts outdoor space, a gym and garage parking. The listing also promises stainless steel appliances in the apartment. Pet owners, take heed: This rental is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. Expect a $500 pet deposit.

According to Walk Score's assessment, the area around this address is extremely walkable, is convenient for biking and is a haven for transit riders.

(Take a look at the complete listing here.)

79 Dartmouth St. (South End)

Located at 79 Dartmouth St., here's a 1,000-square-foot two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment that's listed for $4,150/month.

The unit includes a walk-in closet, hardwood flooring, a fireplace, a dishwasher and in-unit laundry. Good news for pet lovers: The rental is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. Expect a broker's fee equal to one month's rent.

Per Walk Score ratings, this location has excellent walkability, is great for biking and has excellent transit.

(See the complete listing here.)


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