Real Estate NYC apartments to rent for $1,500 By amNY.com staff Updated August 10, 2016 1:27 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email Trying to live in New York City on a budget? Join the club. Believe it or not, there are places to rent across the five boroughs that will set you back $1,500 or less, and we worked with StreetEasy to find them. Scroll through to see some great places for rent in NYC. Inwood, Manhattan Photo Credit: StreetEasy This one-bedroom apartment is listed at $1,500 a month and features an updated kitchen. The building has a voice intercom system, a live-in super and allows pets. Where: 549 Isham St., #54 Fort George, Manhattan Photo Credit: StreetEasy Listed at $1,499 a month, this sunny one-bedroom apartment features an open living room and kitchen, with a large bedroom and plenty of closet space. Pets are also welcome. Where: 134 Hillside Ave., #4A Central Harlem, Manhattan Photo Credit: StreetEasy For only $1,495 a month, this studio apartment has hardwood floors, plenty of natural light and a compact kitchen area, with the added bonus of being pet-friendly. Where: 134 Hillside Ave., #4A Central Harlem, Manhattan Photo Credit: StreetEasy This one-bedroom apartment is listed at $1,500 a month and features upgraded appliances, high ceilings, hardwood flooring and plenty of natural light. The apartment is also pet-friendly. Where: 148 W. 141st St., #1D Inwood, Manhattan Photo Credit: StreetEasy This one-bedroom apartment listed for $1,425 a month features an exposed brick wall, hardwood floors, 8-foot-high doors and a renovated bathroom. Where: 160 Sherman Ave., #7 Hudson Heights, Manhattan Photo Credit: StreetEasy This sunny studio apartment, listed at $1,500 a month, and features a deep kitchen sink, stainless steel appliances, crown molding, restored hardwood floors and a large double closet. Plus, it comes minimally furnished. Where: 259 Bennett Ave., #6H Central Harlem, Manhattan Photo Credit: StreetEasy Heat and hot water is included in the $1,450-a-month price tag for this studio apartment. The apartment is on the second floor and has plenty of natural light. Where: 141 W. 139th St., #B51 Stuyvesant Heights, Brooklyn Photo Credit: StreetEasy This studio apartment for $1,450 a month is located right across the street from an organic market and is only a five-minute walk from the A train. The apartment features polished wood floors and large windows. Where: 306 Stuyvesant Ave., #5 Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn Photo Credit: StreetEasy For $1,400 a month and with no broker's fee, this one-bedroom apartment is located on the first floor and includes electric, gas, heat and water. The building comes with a laundry room and a doorman from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. Where: 2626 Homecrest Ave., #1E Prospect Park South, Brooklyn Photo Credit: StreetEasy This spacious one-bedroom apartment is listed at $1,475 a month and features large thermal windows, LED lighting and plenty of storage space. Where: 510 Ocean Ave., #4C Bath Beach, Brooklyn Photo Credit: StreetEasy Nab this $1,295-a-month renovated studio apartment, which features ocean views, a full-service doorman and a swimming pool in the building. Where: 1445 Shore Pkwy., #6A Stuyvesant Heights, Brooklyn Photo Credit: StreetEasy This one-bedroom apartment, listed at $1,500, is colorful and fully furnished, featuring a clawfoot bathtub, a queen-sized bed and a small kitchenette. Where: 105 Decatur St., #2 Brownsville, Brooklyn Photo Credit: StreetEasy This $1,250-a-month studio apartment features three oversized windows, 8-foot ceilings and an open living area. Heat and hot water are included in the price. Where: 440 E. 98th St. #1A Sunnyside, Queens Photo Credit: StreetEasy At $1,475 a month, this large studio apartment has a separate eat-in kitchen, high ceilings and hardwood floors with a newly renovated bathroom. To make the deal even sweeter, the apartment is located in a pre-war rent-stabilized building with an elevator and a live-in super. Where: 45-30 39 Place, #2 Sunnyside, Queens Photo Credit: StreetEasy For just $1,475, you can rent this studio apartment that features European finishes, a walk-in closet, hardwood floors, granite countertops and Italian marble in the bathroom. The building also has a laundry room, gym, multipurpose room and parking garage. Where: 39-50 52nd St., #1G Rockaway, Queens Photo Credit: StreetEasy This $1,450-a-month apartment has one bedroom and one bathroom. It also features a double-wide living room with a home office nook, a dining area and an open kitchen with ocean views. Where: 131 Beach 119th St., #4G Kew Gardens, Queens Photo Credit: StreetEasy For $1,500, this studio apartment features a raised dining area and pets are allowed. Where: 8452 126th Street #1 Belmont, the Bronx Photo Credit: StreetEasy This newly painted two-bedroom apartment is listed at $1,400 a month and features new appliances, a full bathtub and a video intercom system. Where: 2378 Hoffman St., #4A Fordham, the Bronx Photo Credit: StreetEasy At $1,400 a month, this pet-friendly apartment features a bedroom that fits a king bed and plenty of natural light. Where: 2580 Bainbridge Ave., #4D Riverdale, the Bronx Photo Credit: StreetEasy This pet-friendly and recently renovated one-bedroom apartment, listed at $1,450 a month, features hardwood flooring with several closets. Just across the street from the building, Van Cortland Park awaits. Where: 6555 Broadway, #5C Bronxdale, the Bronx Photo Credit: StreetEasy This one-bedroom apartment, listed at $1,400, features stone countertops, stainless steel appliances and a glass-enclosed bath. Small pets are welcome. Where: 2102 Holland Ave., #6E Fieldston, the Bronx Photo Credit: StreetEasy Get a one-bedroom apartment with an ensuite bathroom, separate kitchen and wood flooring for just $1,450. Where: 210 W. 251st St., #2E Mott Haven, the Bronx Photo Credit: StreetEasy For just $1,350 a month, this brand-new studio apartment features custom wall paint and moldings, white subway tile backsplash, quartz countertops, central air conditioning and electronic thermostats. Where: 356 Willis Ave., #5 Melrose, the Bronx Photo Credit: StreetEasy This studio for $1,400 a month is located on the top floor of a private house. Where: 413 E. 158th St., #3F Fordham, the Bronx Photo Credit: StreetEasy This bathroom is pristine and it belongs to a sunshiney studio apartment that features three closets, a pantry and hardwood floors for only $1,375 a month. Where: 2685 Creston Ave., #6K Bronxdale, the Bronx Photo Credit: StreetEasy With a $1,300-a-month price tag, this studio apartment features new appliances in the recently renovated kitchen, refinished hardwood parquet flooring, three large closets and views of Bronx Park and the Bronx Zoo. Where: 2190 Boston Rd., #3B New Springville, Staten Island Photo Credit: StreetEasy Just look at all that counter space. This two-bedroom apartment is $1,500 a month and includes backyard access. Where: 453 Klondike Ave., #1R By amNY.com staff Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.