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Renting in Detroit: What's the cheapest apartment available right now?

80 Seward Ave. | Photo: Zumper
80 Seward Ave. | Photo: Zumper (Photo: Zumper)

Need a budget-friendly new spot? Though apartment hunting can be challenging, don't despair just yet — there are deals to be had. So what does the low-end pricing on a rental in Detroit look like these days — and what might you get for the price?

We took a look at local listings for studios and one-bedroom apartments in Detroit via rental sites Zumper and Apartment Guide to find out what budget-minded apartment seekers can expect to find.

Take a look at the cheapest listings available right now, below. (Note: Prices and availability are subject to change.)

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850 Whitmore Road

Photo: Zumper

Photo: Zumper

First up is this one-bedroom, one-bathroom residence, situated at 850 Whitmore Road, is listed for $600/month for its 1,003 square feet.

In the unit, you're promised a dishwasher, hardwood flooring, a walk-in closet and central heating. The building offers secured entry and assigned parking. The property is cat-friendly. Future tenants needn't worry about a leasing fee.

According to Walk Score, the surrounding area is car-dependent, is bikeable and has some transit options.

(See the complete listing here.)

825 Whitmore Road

Photo: Zumper

Photo: Zumper

Here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom living space at 825 Whitmore Road, which, at 800 square feet, is also going for $600/month.

The building features secured entry, assigned parking, additional storage space and a swimming pool. The unit also has large windows and hardwood flooring. Pet owners, inquire elsewhere: This spot allows cats. The rental doesn't require a leasing fee.

According to Walk Score, this location requires a car for most errands, has some bike infrastructure and has a few nearby public transportation options.

(See the full listing here.)

80 E. Hancock St.

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Then there's this 330-square-foot studio at 80 E. Hancock St. in Midtown, listed at $650/month.

Amenities offered in the building include on-site laundry, a fitness center and an elevator. Pet lovers are in luck: Cats and dogs are welcome.

According to Walk Score's assessment, the surrounding area is extremely walkable, is easy to get around on a bicycle and has good transit options.

(See the listing here.)

80 Seward Ave.

Photo: Zumper

Lastly, this 550-square-foot studio apartment, located at 80 Seward Ave. is listed for $750/month.

Amenities offered in the building include on-site laundry, assigned parking and secured entry. Also, look for hardwood flooring and a dishwasher in the residence. Pet lovers are in luck: Cats and dogs are welcome. The listing specifies a $55 application fee.

According to Walk Score's assessment, this location is friendly for those on foot, is convenient for biking and has a few nearby public transportation options.

(Here's the listing.)


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