Apartments for rent in Milwaukee: What will $1,600 get you?

1632 N. Franklin Place. | Photo: Apartment Guide

Curious just how far your dollar goes in Milwaukee?

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 scoring apartment rentals in Milwaukee if you've got up to $1,600/month earmarked for your rent.

Take a peek at what rentals the city has to offer, below. (Note: Prices and availability are subject to change.)

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1632 N. Franklin Place (Lower East Side)

Listed at $1,510/month, this 813-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment is located at 1632 N. Franklin Place.

The apartment comes with a dishwasher and a mix of hardwood floors and carpeting. When it comes to building amenities, anticipate secured entry and garage parking. For those with furry friends in tow, this property is pet-friendly. Be prepared for a $300 pet deposit.

According to Walk Score, this location is extremely walkable, is a "biker's paradise" and offers many nearby public transportation options.

(Take a look at the complete listing here.)

1717 E. Kane Place (Lower East Side)

Here's a 1,100-square-foot two-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bathroom unit at 1717 E. Kane Place that's going for $1,525/month.

In the residence, you'll find hardwood flooring, central heating and a dishwasher. Amenities offered in the building include on-site laundry. Pet owners, take heed: This property is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. The listing specifies a $1000 security deposit.

According to Walk Score, the area around this address has excellent walkability, is quite bikeable and has good transit options.

(Check out the complete listing here.)

4442 N. 82nd St. (Arlington Gardens)

Next, check out this 948-square-foot three-bedroom, two-bathroom unit that's located at 4442 N. 82nd St. It's also listed for $1,525/month.

The building offers garage parking and on-site laundry. The listing also promises hardwood flooring and an eat-in kitchen in the residence. Good news for pet lovers: This rental is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly.

Walk Score indicates that the surrounding area is moderately walkable, isn't particularly bikeable and offers many nearby public transportation options.

(See the complete listing here.)

143 N. Jackson St. (Historic Third Ward)

Located at 143 N. Jackson St., here's a 900-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom abode that's listed for $1,525/month.

In the residence, you'll see a balcony. The building boasts on-site management and outdoor space. Pet owners, take heed: The property is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. There isn't a leasing fee associated with this rental.

According to Walk Score, the area around this address is very walkable, is quite bikeable and has good transit options.

(Take a gander at the complete listing here.)

159 N. Jackson St. (Historic Third Ward)

Listed at $1,550/month, this 910-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom spot is located at 159 N. Jackson St.

In the residence, you can expect a walk-in closet, a dishwasher and a mix of hardwood floors and carpeting. Pet owners, take heed: The property is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. Future tenants needn't worry about a leasing fee.

According to Walk Score's assessment, this location is quite walkable, is quite bikeable and offers many nearby public transportation options.

(Take a look at the complete listing here.)

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