Apartments for rent in Boston: What will $4,900 get you?

36 Longwood Ave. | Photos: Zumper

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 hunting down affordable apartments in Boston if you've got up to $4,900/month earmarked for your rent.

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

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4 Lucy St. (North Dorchester)

Check out this three-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment located at 4 Lucy St. It's also listed for $4,850/month for its 1,320 square feet.

The building boasts a swimming pool. The apartment also has a balcony and hardwood flooring. Good news for pet lovers: The property is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly.

Walk Score indicates that the surrounding area is friendly for those on foot, is quite bikeable and offers many nearby public transportation options.

(Take a gander at the complete listing here.)

126 Border St. (East Boston)

Here's a 1,577-square-foot three-bedroom, two-bathroom house at 126 Border St. that's going for $4,855/month.

Look for a balcony and a dishwasher in the unit. Amenities offered in the building include secured entry. For those with furry friends in tow, this property is pet-friendly.

Walk Score indicates that the area around this address is extremely walkable, is very bikeable and has excellent transit.

(See the full listing here.)

15 Father Jacobbe Road (East Boston)

Next, check out this two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment that's located at 15 Father Jacobbe Road. It's listed for $4,884/month.

When it comes to building amenities, anticipate an elevator. The apartment also has an eat-in kitchen, central air conditioning and a dishwasher. Animals are not welcome.

Walk Score indicates that this location is a "walker's paradise," is quite bikeable and is a haven for transit riders.

(Take a look at the complete listing here.)

36 Longwood Ave. (Mission Hill)

Located at 36 Longwood Ave., here's a 1,251-square-foot two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment that's listed for $4,900/month.

In the unit, the listing promises a dishwasher, a walk-in closet, hardwood flooring and both air conditioning and central heating. The building boasts garage parking. Pet owners, inquire elsewhere: This spot doesn't allow cats or dogs. Be prepared for a broker's fee equal to one month's rent.

Per Walk Score ratings, the surrounding area has excellent walkability, is convenient for biking and has excellent transit.

(Check out the complete listing here.)

755 Boylston St. (Back Bay)

Listed at $4,900/month, this two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment is located at 755 Boylston St.

Amenities offered in the building include a door person, garage parking and a roof deck. The unit also includes central heating, a fireplace and in-unit laundry. Neither cats nor dogs are allowed.

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

(See the complete listing here.)


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