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Low-Fee Rental Roundup: Chelsea, Hell's Kitchen, Downtown Brooklyn, and more, from $1,199 to $4,450 a month

By Virginia K. Smith  | October 7, 2014 - 9:59AM

If you're in the market for a rental but balking at standard broker's fees, you're in luck: the listings over at Naked Apartments include a variety of no-fee and low-fee apartments with 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 spot an apartment 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.

Upper East Side 1-bedroom with new kitchen, bathroom, lighting and appliances in building with 24-hour doorman, common outdoor space, concierge service, and laundry room, $3,500/month + 8.37% broker's fee

Murray Hill 2-bedroom with hardwood floors and balcony in prewar building with elevator, doorman, concierge, and gym, $3,250/month + 8.37% broker's fee

Hell's Kitchen 2-bedroom with gourmet kitchen, large windows, and ample closet space in building with fitness and health club, 24-hour doorman, concierge, common outdoor space, and garage, $3,150/month + 8.37% broker's fee

No-fee Borough Park 2-bedroom with hardwood floors, open kitchen, and large windows in prewar building, $1,675/month

No-fee Downtown Brooklyn 1-bedroom with balcony and in-unit laundry in pet-friendly building with fitness center, doorman, outdoor courtyard, and parking, $3,025/month

No-fee Bed-Stuy 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom with exposed brick, high ceilings, dishwasher, and on-site laundry, $2,500/month

Long Island City 1-bedroom with open kitchen, floor-to-ceiling windows, washer/dryer and river views in luxury building with fitness center, 24-hour doorman, outdoor space, and storage space, $2,749/month + 8.37% broker's fee

Bronxdale 1-bedroom with hardwood floors, high ceilings, walk-in closets, and eat-in kitchen in prewar building with elevator, outdoor space, laundry, and on-site super,  $1,199/month + 4.0% broker's fee

Newly remodeled no-fee Tottenville 4-bedroom with heat, hot water, gas, and electric included in building with elevator, laundry room, and doorman, $4,450/month

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