Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, where we explore what you can rent for a certain dollar amount in various LA 'hoods. We've found five listings within $100 of today's price: $2,000.
↑ Step under an ivy-covered arbor and through a lush courtyard into this one-bedroom charmer in Los Feliz. On Vermont Avenue, it’s steps from a plethora of hip shops and restaurants and a steep but short walk from the Greek Theatre and Griffith Park. The unit is equipped with an in-unit washer and dryer, arched entryway, wood beams, and wood flooring throughout, plus cats and small and large dogs are OK. Measuring 800 square feet, it’s available for $2,100.
↑ If space isn’t important but living stumbling distance to the beach is, here’s a tiny, 345-square-foot unit in a brick-clad building just off Speedway in Venice. So not only is it beach-adjacent, but it’s also located right off the bike path and right behind Groundwork Coffee Co. and other cafes and restaurants. In spite of its small size, the kitchen in this studio has a full-sized fridge and a stove/oven. The built-ins are another perk. Rent is $1,900.
↑ Everything about this bright, two-level unit screams, “on-trend!” Not only is it located in Echo Park, it’s bedecked with modern cabinets, a farmhouse sink, and subway tiles. The kitchen is fully loaded with a dishwasher and garbage disposal. Per the listing, it’s newly remodeled in a vintage building with a communal garden where there’s “room for your BBQ.” Rent for the one-bed, one-bath is $2,050.
↑ For renters seeking a larger and contemporary pad, we present this unit with two bedrooms and two bathrooms in North Hollywood. It comes with a stainless steel appliances and quartz countertops in the kitchen, along with a fireplace, tall ceilings, and a bit of outdoor space. Measuring 900 square feet, it rents for $2,095.
↑ This AC-equipped unit is in buzzy West Hollywood is in walking distance to the Sunset Strip. Measuring 700 square feet, it’s sizable for a one-bedroom. Packed into that space are a generous amount of closets and a sweet kitchen with sunny yellow countertops and a vintage oven. The building has a pool, and the unit, which rents for $1,950, comes with one parking space.