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What $1,400 Rents You in Philly Right Now

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Welcome back to Curbed Comparisons, a dive into the options available for a certain price point in various neighborhoods. Is one person's loft another persons's townhouse? Let's find out! Today's price: $1,400/month.


Art Museum (1 bed, 1 bath)—Built in 1900, this condo is 812 square feet and features plenty of nice finishes, including white porcelain vanity in the bathroom and an ornate ceiling in the living area. There's also a shared patio in the back of the multi-unit building.


Rittenhouse Square (1 bed, 1 bath)—This corner unit at 257 S. 16th St. features high ceilings, big windows, and oak flooring. The bathroom and kitchen have been updated with modern finishes, and a 24/7 fitness center is in the pre-war building.


Old City (1 bed, 1 bath)The listing is lacking details, but we can tell you that this 1,000-square-foot apartment features laundry in the unit, exposed beams, hardwood floors, and what looks like a rather large bedroom.


University City (2 beds, 2 baths)—This brand-spanking new apartment building is located on the University of Sciences Campus, but it's available for students, faculty, and residents alike. This unit in the Residences at 4619 is 750 square feet and comes with garage parking. Laundry is the unit. Sorry, no pets allowed.


West Mt. Airy (3 beds, 1 bath)—This West Mt. Airy home underwent recent updates in the kitchen and bathrooms, one of which features a skylight. The listing boasts that the location is completely walkable and close to the Allen Lane Train station, a direct shot to Center City.

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