Price Check Rental Edition

Manhattan one bedrooms that welcome your dog too, for under $3,500

By Leah Hochbaum Rosner  | October 8, 2018 - 9:00AM

This West Village one bedroom has an exposed brick decorative fireplace, high ceilings, three exposures, and is in a building that allows dogs.

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Want the very best for your beloved pooch, but can’t afford to buy in a building offering fancy amenities like the on-site doggie day care at 252 East 57th St., or pet spa at Manhattan View at MiMA, or vet services at 50 West St.?

Stop your fretting. You can still be the perfect pet parent (be sure to read Brick Underground's best advice on having a pet in New York City). And if you're going to rent here, you need to find a building that loves animals just as much as you do. Here are five one bedrooms around the city that you can rent for under $3,500 a month that will happily welcome your canine companion.


713 Washington St., #8, West Village

Listed for $3,450 a month, this penthouse-floor one bedroom (also shown above) gets tons of natural light due to triple unobstructed exposures facing south, east, and west. Other features include an exposed brick decorative fireplace, high ceilings, track lighting, ceiling fans, a complimentary air conditioner, and a large closet. It’s in a building with a roof deck and a Zen-like garden. Cats and dogs are allowed.


698 West End Ave., #1E, Upper West Side

Available for $3,250 a month, this one bedroom—located one block from Riverside Park—has a windowed kitchen with full-sized appliances (including a dishwasher). Other features include refinished hardwood flooring and large closets. The apartment is in a pet-friendly prewar building with an attended elevator, laundry room, and resident super. There’s no broker’s fee.


225 Bennett Ave., #5L, Hudson Heights

This $2,300-a-month one-bedroom corner apartment has new electrical wiring, high ceilings, paneled red oak hardwood floors, a walk-in closet, white shaker cabinetry and stainless steel appliances in the kitchen, and floor-to-ceiling marble and a Toto bidet toilet seat in the bathroom. The apartment is in a building with two elevators, a 24/7 super and porter, and on-site laundry. Cats and dogs are allowed. There’s no broker’s fee.


601 West 57th St., #17S, Hell’s Kitchen

This 675-square-foot one bedroom is available to rent for $3,369 a month. It has responsibly sourced wide-plank oak floors, Zodiaq countertops in the kitchen, and storage throughout. It’s in The Helena, a pet-friendly building allows one dog up to 65 pounds or two dogs with a combined weight up to 70 pounds. There’s also a health club, rooftop lawn, roof deck with a BBQ grill, shuttle service to Columbus Circle, storage, bike storage, an on-site market and restaurant, a garage with plugs for hybrid vehicles, valet service, and laundry on each floor. There’s no broker’s fee.


237 East 88th St., #202, Yorkville

Listed for $2,550 a month, this one bedroom has hardwood floors, a modern kitchen with stainless steel appliances (including a dishwasher), and room for a queen-sized bed in the bedroom. It’s in a condo building with on-site laundry and a live-in super. Cats and dogs are allowed.


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