Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, where we explore what you can rent or buy for a certain dollar amount in various LA 'hoods. Is one man's studio another man's townhouse? Let's find out! Our friends at Zumper have helped us out with five listings within $100 of today's price: $2,300.
↑ Welcome home! This lovely two-story townhouse in Toluca Lake brings to the table new hardwood floors, plus "new cabinetry, quartz countertops, new stainless steel appliances, and lovely tile backsplash." The two bedrooms have vaulted ceilings and big closets and the apartment comes with two parking spaces. Rent is $2,325.
↑ If you're going to fork over this much for an 800-square-foot one-bedroom, this one on Crescent Heights in West Hollywood at least has a lot of charm, and one of those fold-down ironing boards. The lower-floor unit comes with a dishwasher, on-site laundry, and parking (one assigned spot), and will accept your cats and very small dogs. Rent is $2,200.
↑ Be the first one to spill coffee on the carpet of this never-been-lived-in two-bedroom apartment in a small Glendale building. You'll have your own private patio, balcony, and laundry in the unit (BYOWasher), and granite countertops to boot. The unit also has dedicated separate storage, if you fill up the closets in the apartment. Rent is $2,250.
↑ This "Incredible 1920s Art Deco Property" in Fairfax has handsome tile in the kitchen and bathroom, a balcony, air conditioning, and a washer and dryer within the one-bedroom unit just a short walk up the street from The Grove. Rent here is $2,295.
↑ This one-bedroom-plus-lofted-perch in Santa Monica is going to capture those coastal breezes with its 15-foot-ceilings. The unit has a closet system in the hallway in addition to a bedroom closet. It comes with parking in a garage and boasts ocean views from its patio. Rent is $2,400.