Let’s face it: Moving into a new rental apartment in New York City can be expensive. There’s your monthly rent to consider, on top of security deposits, moving costs and money for new furniture. Securing a no-fee apartment is a great way to avoid racking up even more charges… if you can find one. Thankfully, StreetEasy is here to help! We’ve singled out 5 incredible no-fee apartments for rent right now.

These apartments vary by size and neighborhood, but have one very important thing in common: an under $3000 per month lease. Learn more about no-fee apartments for rent, including which neighborhoods are mostly likely to contain them in 2023, in this data blog post

Price $2,459
Space 1 bed, 1 bath
Neighborhood Flatbush

We start our tour of no-fee apartments for rent in New York City with this fabulous Flatbush 1-bedroom. For just $2459 per month, you get access to a flexible, light-filled living/dining space perfect for entertaining guests or relaxing solo. Off of this gorgeous blank canvas sits an open kitchen with sleek, modern finishes. The sun-drenched bedroom benefits from central AC, and endless possibilities for decor and storage abound for the bonus foyer.

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Price $3,049
Space 1 bed, 1 bath
Neighborhood Bushwick

This Bushwick beauty has so much to offer, beginning with its charming statement kitchen. Funky green countertops are both fun and functional, while open wood shelves and a large Smeg fridge provide vintage touches. Contrasting tile and chic bronze faucets create a spa-like shower environment. And there’s plenty of room to spread out in the sunny, queen-size bedroom. These charming design touches – coupled with its prime Bushwick location – makes this $2795 per month home a no-brainer. 

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Price $3,267
Space 4 beds, 2 baths
Neighborhood Weeksville

Our next pick is truly special. Yes, it’s at the top of our budget at $2995 per month. But it boasts 4 (!!!) bedrooms, meaning you could easily split the cost with family, friends and/or roommates. The spectacular design details like the French doors, bay windows and exposed brick accents don’t hurt either. Don’t hesitate to take over this slice of Weeksville paradise!

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Price $2,750
Space 1 bed, 1 bath
Neighborhood East Harlem

Take advantage of the rental deal associated with this elevated Harlem unit: It comes with one month free, making the net effective rent $2750 per month compared to the original $3000. That’s a deal we can get behind! Cream walls and custom cabinetry create a soothing environment, while the airy bedroom provides a retreat from the bustle of city life. This sense of peace and serenity extends beyond the confines of your own unit, as the Jubilee building offers a state-of-the-art fitness center and relaxing, communal outdoor space.

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Price $2,399
Space Studio, 1 bath
Neighborhood Ridgewood

Last but certainly not least on our list of fave no-fee apartments for rent is this picturesque studio in Ridgewood. Natural light streams in from its 6 total exposures, illuminating the pristine hardwood floors throughout. Wood panels punctuate chic fixtures in the sizable bathroom. And a private roofdeck offers views for days. The best part? It’s the most affordable home on our list at just $2399 per month. Sweet!

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