For Sale/Rent

Five Two-Bedroom Apartments for Less Than $1,900 per Month

With options in Allston, Brighton, and Somerville.


Photo courtesy of Zumper

Apartment hunting in Boston is overwhelming for a whole slew of reasons—heavy competition, pricing, and spiraling out of control on Craigslist are just a few of them. So, for your convenience, we’re highlighting a few Zumper listings with one unique characteristic. This round, it’s places asking less than $1,900 per month—because who has thousands to drop on a rental, anyway?

Below, peruse five two-bedroom apartments for rent in Boston for less than $1,900 per month.

1. 45 Ashford Street #18, Allston
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 1
Rent: $1,850 per month

Available September 1, this two-bedroom doesn’t have a living room, but it does have a shared balcony. There’s also abundant natural light, plus an eat-in kitchen with a dishwasher.


2. Putnam Road, Somerville
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 1
Rent: $1,800 per month

This bright apartment in Somerville’s Ten Hills neighborhood isn’t far from Assembly Row. It offers an entry foyer with a French door, hardwood floors, period woodwork, a formal living room and dining room, plus a roomy pantry in the kitchen.


3. 329 Summit Avenue #5, Brighton
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 1
Rent: $1,800 per month

Steps from the Green Line, this Brighton pad has heat and hot water included, as well as in-building laundry. There are large windows in both the kitchen and living room.


4. 93 Partridge Avenue #B, Somerville
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 1
Rent: $1,500 per month

A surprisingly good deal for Somerville, this third-floor unit boasts two spacious bedrooms—one of which has cathedral ceilings and not one but two closets.


5. Temple Street #2, Somerville
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 1
Rent: $1,800 per month

Available June 1, this cat-friendly apartment in Ten Hills is poised to be renovated. The place has a porch and a sizable eat-in kitchen.


Note: Although Zumper’s apartment inventory is updated in real time, these listings are not guaranteed to be available. Check in with a listing’s leasing office to confirm availability and to schedule tours.

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