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Low-Fee Rental Roundup: Chelsea, Inwood, Williamsburg, and more, from $1,950 to $5,195 a month

By Virginia K. Smith  | August 12, 2014 - 9:59AM

If you're on the hunt for a new place and don't want to shell out a month's worth of rent as a broker's fee, scope out the listings at Naked Apartments to see a variety of no-fee and low-fee apartments with broker’s fees that top out at 9 percent (versus the typical 12 to 15 percent). We've rounded up current options in all five boroughs and in a variety of price ranges, and you can also search Naked Apartments by “no-fee” or “low-fee” to see more.

If you land on a place you like, Naked Apartments will make sure an agent’s there to greet you whenever you want to see it with its Showings on Demand feature.

Washington Heights one-bedroom with hardwood floors and newly renovated kitchen in building with elevator, live-in super, and laundry $2,250/month + 8.3% broker's fee. 

No-fee Midtown one-bedroom with hardwood floors and large windows in building with elevator, laundry, and 24-hour doorman,  $2,650/month

Chelsea one-bedroom with hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances, washer/dryer, and balcony in building with tenant lounge, garden, fitness center, movie theater, valet service, and doorman, $5,195/month + 8.37% broker's fee

No-fee Williamsburg two-bedroom with storage, floor-to-ceiling windows, granite counters with seating, and oak floors in energy-efficient building with fitness center, parking, virtual doorman, bike storage, and roof terraces, $3,700/month

Downtown Brooklyn two-bedroom with floor-to-ceiling windows, surround sound speakers and iPod dock, and brand new appliances in luxury building with fitness center, roof deck, pool, and 24-hour doorman/concierge service, $3,350/month + 8.37% broker's fee

No-fee Bushwick two-bedroom with exposed brick, high ceilings, and recessed lighting in building with laundry and roof deck, $2,250/month

No-fee Astoria studio with high ceilings, double-pane windows, intercom system, and gourmet kitchen in building with 24-hour attended lobby, roof deck with barbecue, landscaped terraces, gym, yoga studio, and outdoor basketball court, $2,030/month

No-fee Long Island City two-bedroom with floor-to-ceiling windows, water views, marble bath, and walk-in closets in building with reflecting pool, rooftop deck and barbecue, beach volleyball and tennis courts, gaming room, gym, yoga studio, and laundry on each floor, $3,750/month

No-fee Mott Haven one-bedroom in luxury building with gym, dog run, cafe, laundry on each floor, elevator, gated parking, and roof deck, $1,950/month

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