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

1008 N. 109th St. | Photo: Apartment Guide

According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one bedroom in Seattle are hovering around $1,595. But how does the low-end pricing on a Seattle 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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143 N.W. 85th St.

Listed at $875/month, this 159-square-foot studio apartment, located at 143 N.W. 85th St. in Greenwood, is 34.0 percent less than the median rent for a studio in Seattle, which is currently estimated at around $1,325/month.

When it comes to building amenities, expect an elevator, a roof deck, on-site laundry and outdoor space. The apartment also includes hardwood flooring. Animals are allowed.

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

(See the complete listing here.)

6900 S. 125th St.

Next up is this 440-square-foot studio apartment, located at 6900 S. 125th St. and listed for $1,020/month.

The building offers on-site laundry and garage parking. In the unit, the listing promises a fireplace, a dishwasher, central heating and a balcony. Pet owners, inquire elsewhere: This spot doesn't allow cats or dogs. Look out for a $300 pet deposit.

Per Walk Score ratings, the area around this address is moderately walkable and is somewhat bikeable.

(Here's the listing.)

829 N.E. 67th St.

This studio apartment, situated at 829 N.E. 67th St. in Roosevelt, is listed for $1,045/month for its 159 square feet.

In the unit, look for a deck. The building features bike parking and a resident lounge. If you've got a pet, you'll be happy to learn that cats and dogs are welcome. There's no leasing fee required for this rental.

Per Walk Score ratings, the area around this address is extremely walkable, is very bikeable and has good transit options.

(See the listing here.)

1008 N. 109th St.

And here's a studio apartment at 1008 N. 109th St. in Bitter Lake, which, with 231 square feet, is going for $1,095/month.

Building amenities include assigned parking. You'll also find air conditioning, a deck and hardwood flooring in the studio. Good news for animal lovers: Both dogs and cats are allowed here. The listing specifies a $200 pet deposit.

According to Walk Score's assessment, this location is quite walkable, is very bikeable and has good transit options.

(Check out the listing here.)


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