Renting in Houston: What’s the cheapest apartment available right now? – Hoodline Houston

According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one-bedroom in Houston are hovering around $1,224. But how does the low-end pricing on a Houston rental look these days—and what might you get for the price?

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

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

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12603 Northborough Drive

Photo: Apartment Guide
Photo: Apartment Guide

First up is this 519-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, located at 12603 Northborough Drive in Greater Greenspoint and listed for $565/month.

Amenities offered in the building include gated access, a swimming pool and a business center. In the unit, the listing promises a dishwasher, air conditioning, ceiling fans and a fireplace. Pet owners, take heed: cats and dogs are welcome, but there are breed and weight restrictions and extra fees.

According to Walk Score, the surrounding area requires a car for most errands, isn’t particularly bikeable and has some transit options.

(Here’s the listing.)

1000 Greens Road

Photo: Apartment Guide
Photo: Apartment Guide

This one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, situated at 1000 Greens Road in Greater Greenspoint, is listed for $570/month for its 643 square feet of space.

In the unit, expect hardwood flooring, a dishwasher, air conditioning and a balcony. The building offers on-site laundry, a clubhouse and a swimming pool. Pet lovers are in luck: cats and dogs are permitted, but be prepared for a $300 pet fee. 

Walk Score indicates that the surrounding area isn’t very walkable, is somewhat bikeable and has some transit options.

(See the listing here.)

503 El Dorado Blvd., #5160

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Over at 503 El Dorado Blvd., #5160 in Clear Lake, there’s this one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, going for $595/month.

The apartment features a mix of carpet and hardwood floors, and the building offers a swimming pool and an outdoor picnic space. Pet owners, take note: cats and dogs are not welcome. There isn’t a leasing fee associated with this rental.

According to Walk Score’s assessment, the surrounding area is moderately walkable, is fairly bikeable and offers limited transit options.

(View the listing here.)

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