Editor’s note: Rent prices can change from day to day. Prices listed here are what were available on December 16, 2020.
Charlotte apartments can be expensive. But these four complexes in four different neighborhoods have great deals — from a $800 a month for a one-bed in East Charlotte to a $1,600 two-bed in Montford.
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Best 1-bed around for $800 a month
Highlights: Recent renovations, subway tile backsplash, neutral fresh color palette. Bonus: You can also find two-beds under $1,000.
Amenities: Pool, gym, green space, ample parking, business center.
Move here if: You’re looking for a good deal.
Size: 471-681 square feet.
Price per square foot: $1.12+
Location: 5710 Copper Creek Court in East Charlotte.
Best one-bedroom apartment for under $1,000 a month
Highlights: Prime Plaza Midwood location (you can walk to Common Market, N.C. Red, or Dish in under 3 minutes), sleek cabinetry, plank flooring, spacious balconies, open floor plans, (some) skyline views.
Amenities: The community has a small gym but no other high-end amenities like a pool. With modern apartments under $1,000 a month within walking distance to some of the best spots in the city, it’s fair tradeoff.
Move here if: All of your favorite spots are in Plaza Midwood, and you like a good deal.
Size: 562+ square feet
Price per square foot: $1.68+
Location: 1800 Commonwealth Ave. in Plaza Midwood.
Best two-bed apartment for $1,200 a month
Highlights: Exposed brick walls in some units, updated kitchens (with wine racks), bright interiors, dining room, private patio/balcony, generous closet space.
Amenities: Pool, gym, tennis courts, playground, ample parking.
Move here if: You want multiple bedrooms and love the suburbs. Bonus: They’ve also got great deals on one-beds (with dining rooms!) starting at $930 a month.
Size: 1,051 square feet
Price per square foot: $1.05+
Location: 13211-13421 Crescent Springs Drive in Steele Creek near Carowinds.
Best two-bedroom around $1,600 a month
Highlights: Brand new, tons of availability, chef’s kitchen, wood-style plank flooring, contemporary finishes, close to greenways and Park Road and Montford hot spots. Bonus: They’ve got one-beds under $1,000 a month, too.
Amenities: Rooftop terrace, salt water pool, fire pit, social lounge, gym.
Move here if: Park Road shopping center is your life line.
Size: 1,027+ square feet
Price per square foot: $1.55+
Location: 1606 Abbey Place, Montford
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