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The most affordable apartments for rent in Downtown, Detroit

1431 Washington Blvd. | Photo: Apartment Guide
1431 Washington Blvd. | Photo: Apartment Guide (Photo: Apartment Guide)

Housing costs got you down? Though apartment hunting can be frustrating, there are deals to be had. So what does the budget rent on a rental in Downtown look like these days — and what might you get for your money?

Walk Score indicates that the neighborhood has excellent walkability, is bikeable and boasts excellent transit options. It also features median rents for a one bedroom that hover around $2,603, compared to a $675 one-bedroom median for Detroit as a whole.

A look at local listings in Downtown via rental sites Zumper and Apartment Guide yields a look at what price-conscious apartment seekers can expect to find in this Detroit neighborhood.

Read on for the cheapest listings available right now. (Note: Prices and availability are subject to change.)

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1538 Centre St.

Photo: Zumper

Photo: Zumper

Listed at $1,099/month, this 495-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom living space, located at 1538 Centre St., is 57.7% less than the $2,603/month median rent for a one bedroom in Downtown.

The building features garage parking. The unit also comes with a walk-in closet, a dishwasher, a mix of hardwood floors and carpeting and in-unit laundry. For those with furry friends in tow, this property is pet-friendly.

(See the complete listing here.)

1431 Washington Blvd.

Photo: Apartment Guide

Photo: Apartment Guide

Next, This one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, situated at 1431 Washington Blvd., is listed for $1,230/month for its 662 square feet.

You'll find a dishwasher and hardwood flooring in the furnished apartment. The building features garage parking and secured entry. The listing is dog-friendly. Look out for a $250 dog deposit.

(See the complete listing here.)

1 Washington Blvd.

Photo: Zumper

Then, there's this one-bedroom, one-bathroom address at 1 Washington Blvd. that's going for $1,890/month.

Expect to see a dishwasher and a balcony in the furnished residence. Good news for pet lovers: This property is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. Future tenants needn't worry about a leasing fee.

(See the full listing here.)

76 W. Adams Ave.

Photo: Zumper

Photo: Zumper

Finally, there's this 600-square-foot residence with one bedroom and one bathroom at 76 W. Adams Ave., listed at $2,490/month.

The unit comes furnished and has in-unit laundry and a dishwasher. Good news for animal lovers: This property is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. Building amenities include garage parking. Look out for a $500 security deposit.

(See the listing here.)


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