Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various Austin neighborhoods. Is one person's studio another person's townhouse? Let's find out! Today's price: $1,400.
↑ 1207 Salina Street, two-bedroom, one-bathroom house, $1,400/month: It's small (540 square feet) but adorable (though maybe a little more adorable before it was updated and staged). It's also in Central East Austin and has a backyard and a high walkability score. The pet policy is not mentioned in the listing.
↑ 1604 East 32nd Street, one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, $1,400/month: This apartment is large-ish for a one-bedroom (810 square feet), updated (or new), and located in the madly central and popular Cherrywood neighborhood. Dogs and cats welcome.
↑ 10704 Marshitas Way, three-bedroom, two-bathroom house, $1,499/month: A single-family home south of Slaughter Lane, this house has a deck and yard, plus a custom dog house. So, yes, it's pet-friendly.
↑ 2017 Bluebonnet Lane, two-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, $1,400/month: Located in an updated older complex (by which we mean old enough to have low-slung rock facades on its front buildings and walls), this apartment is in the choice central Zilker neighborhood just off South Lamar Boulevard. Dogs and cats are both allowed.
↑ 2601 Scofield Ridge Parkway, three-bedroom, two bathroom apartment, $1,415/month: Situated between Parmer Lane and Wells Branch Parkway just east of MoPac, this North Austin three-bedroom is fairly large (1,344 square feet) and allows cats and dogs.