Renting in Milwaukee: What's the cheapest apartment available right now?

3958 N. 22nd St. | Photo: Zumper

According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one bedroom in Milwaukee are hovering around $700. But how does the low-end pricing on a Milwaukee rental look these days — and what might you get for the price?

We took a look at local listings for studios and one-bedroom apartments from Zumper and Apartment Guide to find out what price-conscious apartment seekers can expect to find.

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

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3958 N. 22nd St.

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Listed at $500/month, this 568-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom living space, located at 3958 N. 22nd St. in Franklin Heights, is 28.6 percent less than the median rent for a one bedroom in Milwaukee, which is currently estimated at around $700/month.

The building offers outdoor space and on-site laundry. Also, expect a dishwasher in the residence. Pets are not welcome. The rental doesn't require a leasing fee.

According to Walk Score, the surrounding area is quite walkable, is relatively bikeable and has good transit options.

(See the complete listing here.)

3423 W. Clybourn St.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

This one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, situated at 3423 W. Clybourn St. in Merrill Park, is listed for $550/month.

Building amenities include outdoor space. Animals are not welcome. The rental doesn't require a leasing fee.

Per Walk Score ratings, the surrounding area is friendly for those on foot, is quite bikeable and has good transit options.

(See the complete listing here.)

1869 N. Cambridge Ave.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Here's a studio apartment at 1869 N. Cambridge Ave. in Lower East Side, which, at 400 square feet, is also going for $550/month.

Amenities offered in the building include on-site laundry and an elevator. The unit also has carpeted floors and a walk-in closet. Pet lovers are in luck: Cats and dogs are allowed. 

According to Walk Score's assessment, this location is a "walker's paradise," is easy to get around on a bicycle and has good transit options.

(See the full listing here.)

1026 E. Lyon St.

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Photo: Zumper

Then there's this studio at 1026 E. Lyon St. in Lower East Side, listed at $625/month.

You can expect central heating in the unit. Amenities offered in the building include on-site laundry. Attention, cat owners: Your kitty is allowed here. There's no leasing fee required for this rental.

According to Walk Score, this location is a "walker's paradise," is great for biking and offers many nearby public transportation options.

(See the listing here.)

1112 E. Knapp St.

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Finally, there's this studio apartment, located at 1112 E. Knapp St. in Yankee Hill and listed for $650/month.

When it comes to building amenities, expect on-site laundry and additional storage space. The residence also features hardwood flooring. Attention, cat owners: Your kitty is welcome here. There isn't a leasing fee associated with this rental.

Per Walk Score ratings, the area around this address is extremely walkable, is very bikeable and offers many nearby public transportation options.

(Here's the listing.)

This story was created automatically using local real estate data from Zumper and Apartment Guide, then reviewed by an editor. Click here for more about what we're doing. Additionally, if you’re an agent or a broker, read on for real estate marketing ideas to promote your local listing.

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