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Low-Fee Rental Roundup: the Upper West Side, Williamsburg, and more, from $1,200 to $3,895 a month

By Virginia K. Smith  | November 4, 2014 - 1:59PM

If you're in the market for a rental and aren't exactly thrilled at the prospect of shelling out for a standard broker's fee, check out the listings at Naked Apartments, which include a variety of rentals with fees that top out at 9 percent (versus the typical 12 to 15 percent of a year's rent). 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.

No-fee Theater District 1-bedroom with large windows, stainless steel appliances, and balcony in building with doorman, indoor pool, fitness center, and parking, $3,495/month

No-fee Washington Heights studio with hardwood floors, recessed lighting, stainless steel and energy-efficient bathrooms, and marble tiled bathroom in walk-up building, $1,450/month

No-fee, rent-stabilized East Harlem 2-bedroom with custom closets in building with gym, doorman, children's playroom, sun terrace, valet, and laundry room, $2,995/month 

Crown Heights 1-bedroom with stainless steel appliances, hardwood floors, granite countertops, and dishwasher in building with elevator and on-site super, $2,400/month + 7.0% broker's fee

No-fee Williamsburg 1-bedroom with large windows and in-unit laundry in full service building with doorman, elevator, gym, garage, and storage room, $3,100/month

Fort Greene 3-bedroom with hardwood floors, large closets, high ceilings, and pet-friendly policy in pre-war building with elevator, laundry room, and on-site super, $3,895/month + 7.0% broker's fee

No-fee Kew Gardens 1.5-bedroom with large windows and spacious closets in building with elevator, laundry room, and parking $1,650/month

No-fee Grand Concourse 1-bedroom with new appliances and recently renovated kitchen and bathroom in building with on-site super, $1,250/month

No-fee St. George 1-bedroom in pet-friendly building with landscaped inner courtyard, elevator, 24-hour on-site security, laundry room, fitness center, shuttle to Staten Island Ferry, and 24-hour on-call maintenance staff,  $1,200/month 

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