Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, where we explore what you can rent or buy for around 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: $2,500.
↑ Take a gander at this south-facing, dog-and-cat-friendly one-bedroom in Beverly Grove. It's got wood floors, fancy countertops, and a parking spot with your name on it in the basement. "Washer/dryer in unit possible"? Communal gym, a pool, and a yoga studio? This place just keeps giving! The rent is $2,500 a month.
↑ Can you say "corner unit"? This condo in South Park's Market Lofts, which is more than 1,000 square feet, has one good old-fashioned bedroom with a door and everything, plus another smaller one with sliding doors. It's also got a balcony that overlooks Hope Street, a washer and dryer in-unit, and a parking space, and comes with access to the communal screening room. Rent is $2,500.
↑ This giant two-bedroom apartment in Encino knows what renters want: balconies. It has three. It also has his-and-hers closets in the master bedroom and a double sink in the master bathroom. No more sharing! In-unit laundry, two parking spots (again, no sharing necessary), and a storage unit for anything you can't fit in this nearly 2,000-square-foot unit. Rent is $2,400.
↑ Be the first tenant in this Boyle Heights duplex unit. It has four bedrooms, three bathrooms, a one-car garage, and granite countertops in the kitchen. The back-unit rents for $2,450.
↑ Check out this charming little Westwood guesthouse. Located in the large backyard of a single-family house, the one-bedroom, one-bathroom unit has a spiral staircase, a full kitchen, and its own patio. The bedroom, located upstairs, has a little shaded deck. The rent is $2,500.