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Apartments for rent in Houston: What will $1,700 get you?

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Photo: Zumper

Curious just how far your dollar goes in Houston?

We've rounded up the latest places for rent via rental sites Zumper and Apartment Guide to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to hunting down affordable apartments in Houston with a budget of up to $1,700/month.

Read on for the listings. (Note: Prices and availability are subject to change.)

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2300 Richmond Ave. (Greenway/Upper Kirby Area)

Listed at $1,590/month, this 985-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom residence is located at 2300 Richmond Ave.

The apartment comes with a dishwasher, a walk-in closet, hardwood flooring and in-unit laundry. The building has garage parking. The property is cat-friendly and dog-friendly.

Walk Score indicates that this location is friendly for those on foot, is fairly bikeable and offers many nearby public transportation options.

(Take a look at the complete listing here.)

3805 W. Alabama St. (Greenway/Upper Kirby Area)

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Here's an 826-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom spot at 3805 W. Alabama St. that's going for $1,605/month.

In the apartment, expect to see in-unit laundry, a fireplace, a walk-in closet and hardwood flooring. The rental is pet-friendly.

Per Walk Score ratings, this location is quite walkable, has some bike infrastructure and offers many nearby public transportation options.

(Take a look at the full listing here.)

5353 Memorial Drive (Washington Avenue Coalition/Memorial Park)

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Next, check out this 962-square-foot two-bedroom, one-bathroom spot that's located at 5353 Memorial Drive. It's listed for $1,605/month.

The listing promises in-unit laundry, a walk-in closet, hardwood flooring and a dishwasher in the residence. Pet owners, take heed: The rental is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly.

Walk Score indicates that this location is somewhat walkable, is bikeable and has some transit options.

(See the complete listing here.)

11805 Meadowglen Lane (Westchase)

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Here's a 1,136-square-foot two-bedroom, two-bathroom residence at 11805 Meadowglen Lane that's going for $1,609/month.

The building has a gym. You can also expect to see a dishwasher in the unit. For those with furry friends in tow, this property is pet-friendly. There isn't a leasing fee associated with this rental.

According to Walk Score's assessment, the area around this address is moderately walkable, is relatively bikeable and has some transit options.

(Take a look at the full listing here.)

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