Curbed Comparisons is our map of similarly priced apartments around the region. This go-round it's 10 apartments renting for $2,500 on the nose. These joints range from a short-term rental in the South End with serious pottery-storage potential to a North End 1-BR with a private terrace to an East Watertown abode with three bedrooms and two parking spaces.Read More
What $2,500/Month Rents You Around Greater Boston
1. 40 Howard Street, #9
Somerville, MA 02144
This 1-BR, 1-BA unfolds over 604 square feet, and has lots of exposed beams and natural light (maybe 'cause of the skylight).
2. 111 Woodstock Street, #A
Somerville, MA 02144
This 1-BR, 1.5-BA condo for rent near Tufts has 855 square feet and extra storage
3. 2 Earhart Street, #301
Cambridge, MA 02141
A 1-BR, 1-BA condo spread over 800 square feet, it's got a W/D in-unit and a 24-hour concierge at your disposal.
4. 15 Howard Street, #2
Cambridge, MA 02139
This 985-square-foot, floor-through condo has two bedrooms and one full bath, and, hey, the "owner might be installing a new heating system." Plus: in-unit W/D.
5. 448 Shawmut Avenue, #4
Boston, MA 02119
The lease for this 621-square-foot, 1-BR, 1-BA would only be four months, but just look at the amount of pottery storage you get in the kitchen!
6. 112 Prince Street, #4
Boston, MA 02113
The private roof deck surely makes up for this snugness of this 446-square-foot 1-BR, 1-BA.
7. 19 East Concord Street, #2
Boston, MA 02118
This 600-square-foot 1-BR, 1-BA unfolds on the second floor of a townhouse with central-freakin'-AC.
8. 917 Bennington Street, #1
Boston, MA 02128
More than four bedrooms and two bathrooms (exactly) unfold over this 2,500-square-foot apartment in Orient Heights.
9. 11 Adams Street, #2
Watertown, MA 02472
This 1,271-square-foot 3-BR, 2-BA comes with that most coveted of Greater Boston amenities times two: a pair of off-street parking spaces.
10. 21 Eustis Street, #1
Revere, MA 02151
This 3-BR, 1.5-BA, first-floor spread is a rent-to-own situation. The 1,250-square-foot apartment also comes with access to an in-ground, heated pool.