Price Check Rental Edition

What you’ll get across NYC for $5,000 a month

FLATIRON, MANHATTAN: A sunny one-bedroom with floor-to-ceiling windows, a gourmet kitchen and an in-unit washer and dryer in a building with a 24-hour concierge, a furnished rooftop deck and a fitness center at 39 East 29th Street (between Madison and Park Avenues). $5,000/month

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From a parlor-floor one-bedroom in a preserved 1800s brownstone in Brooklyn Heights to a newly renovated five-bedroom house in Astoria, see what your $5,000 a month budget can fetch you in this week’s Price Check Rental Edition.

CENTRAL HARLEM, MANHATTAN: A renovated two-bedroom, two-bath duplex with a formal dining room that can be converted into a third bedroom; it also has a windowed kitchen with stainless steel appliances, hardwood floors, high ceilings, and a private garden at 152 West 122nd Street (between Malcolm X and Adam Clayton Powell Jr Boulevards). $5,000/month  

MIDTOWN, MANHATTAN: A corner one-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bath with floor-to-ceiling windows, hardwood floors, and high ceilings at 247 West 46th Street (between 7th and 8th Avenues). $5,000/month

CARROLL GARDENS, BROOKLYN: A three-bedroom, two-bath garden duplex apartment with hardwood floors, exposed brick walls, a reclaimed wood bar, a king-sized master bedroom, a stainless steel kitchen, a washer and dryer, and a 50-foot deep backyard 298 Union Street (between Court and Smith Streets). $5,000/month  

COBBLE HILL, BROOKLYN: A two-bedroom, two-bath with an open layout, wide plank hardwood oak floors, oversized windows, a washer and dryer, and custom built-ins, in an elevator building with a common courtyard, a fitness center, bike storage, and a virtual lobby attendant at 105 Baltic Street (between Hicks and Columbia Streets). $5,000/month  

BROOKLYN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN: A parlor-floor one-bedroom in a preserved 1800s brownstone with 15-foot ceilings, hand-laid wood floors, a woodburning fireplace, four built-in china closets, a built-in mahogany wardrobe, and mahogany moldings at 15 Pierrepont Street (between Willow Street and Montague Terrace)—just two doors down from the Brooklyn Heights Promenade. $5,000/month  

CLINTON HILL, BROOKLYN: A three-bedroom, two-bath unit with large windows, high ceilings, hardwood floors, central a/c, in-unit laundry, and a stainless steel kitchen in an elevator building with parking at 97 Grand Avenue (between Park and Myrtle avenues). $5,000/month, no broker’s fee, two months free on an 18-month lease  


ASTORIA, QUEENS: A newly renovated five-bedroom, two-bath house with a front porch, a rear deck, a backyard, laundry, three king-sized bedrooms, two queen-sized bedrooms, a security system, and parking at 33-45 28th Street (between 33rd and 34th Avenues). $5,000/month  

JAMAICA, QUEENS: A four-bedroom, three-and-a-half-bath center-hall colonial house with hardwood floors, oversized bedrooms, an eat-in kitchen, a formal dining room, and a fireplace at 185-24 80th Road (between Chevy Chase and 188th Streets). $5,000/month

HUGUENOT, STATEN ISLAND: A four-bedroom, four-bath contemporary two-story house with central air, an in-ground pool, and a two-car garage at 1181 Woodrow Road (between Gilroy Street and Alverson Loop). $5,000/month