Price Check Rental Edition

$2,000 apartments are more common than you think

By Lucy Cohen Blatter | July 25, 2016 - 2:59PM 

ASTORIA, QUEENS: A one-bedroom with a queen-sized bedroom, a large living room, and good closet space in a building with a live-in super, laundry in the building, heat and hot water included and a no-pet policy at 30-95 29th Street (between 30th Drive and 31st Ave). $1,995/month

For $2,000 a month, you'll find mostly one-bedrooms and studios in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens, but head out to Staten Island and the Bronx, and things get decidedly roomier.

Here's what's on the market right this very moment.

CENTRAL HARLEM, MANHATTAN: A recently renovated two-bedroom with a separate kitchen in a walk-up building that's near laundromats and the 3 train, at 219 West 145th Street (between Seventh and Eighth avenues). $2,000/month

YORKVILLE, MANHATTAN: A two-room, one-bath studio with a garden, fireplace, and exposed brick in a small building with laundry at 423 East 81st Street (between York and First avenues). $1,995/month

WASHINGTON HEIGHTS, MANHATTAN: A one-bedroom that's been recently renovated in a landmark brownstone in an historic neighborhood at 18 Sylvan Terrace (between Jumel Terrace and St. Nicholas). $1,995/month

PROSPECT LEFFERTS GARDENS, BROOKLYN: A studio with hardwood floors, stainless appliances, a soaking tub, and a washer and dryer in a building with an attended lobby and bike storage at 626 Flatbush Avenue (between Chester and Westbury Court). $2,003/month, no broker's fee

DITMAS PARK, BROOKLYN: A one-bedroom with dual A/C and heating units in every room and lots of closet space, in a new construction building at 571 East 19th Street (between Newkirk and Foster). $1,999/month, no broker's fee

FOREST HILLS, QUEENS: A one-bedroom with an entrance foyer/dining area, a separate kitchen, and hardwood floors in a building with a live-in super and laundry at 109-33 71st Road (between Queens Boulevard and 110th Street). $1,995/month

FORDHAM, BRONX: A three-bedroom, two-bath with stainless appliances and a kitchen island, marble bathrooms, and outdoor space in a historic row house at 2704 Bainbridge Avenue (at 195th Street). $2,000/month

ELM PARK, STATEN ISLAND: A three-bedroom, two-bath with central air, a fireplace, washer and dryer hook-up, and a balcony on the top floor of a two-family house at 493 Morningstar Road (between Richmond Avenue and Murdock Place). $2,000/month



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