House Hunting? Here’s What An $1,800 Rental Budget Gets You Around Columbus

As much as everyone would love to be homeowners, it’s not always in the plan for right now. If you’re on the hunt for the perfect temporary home, you’re in luck. The Columbus housing market is insane right now, offering tons of incredible options for renters.

We’ll be checking out how far a $1,800 budget will get you around the city. A modern luxury apartment? Yep. An adorable single-family home? Got that too. Seriously, let’s just get into it because these places are amazing and your new home may just be waiting for you.

The Foundry at Jeffrey Park

Neighborhood/Community: Jeffrey Park
Specs: 1 bedroom, 1-1.5 bathrooms, 700+ square feet
Price: $1,125-$1,695+
What we love: The Foundry at Jeffrey Park has a variety of floorplans that you can choose from. But what we love most is that it’s home to Hoof Hearted Brewery & Kitchen too. As a resident, you can utilize of the luxury swimming pool and the huge on-site fitness facility (over 14,000 square feet) that features 2-stories with a wall of windows.


LeVeque Tower Apartments

Neighborhood/Community: Downtown Columbus
Specs: 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 933 square feet
Price: $1,720/month
What we love: While we’re pretty obsessed with the modern charm the apartments in LeVeque Tower have to offer, the fact that it’s in such an iconic building is what we love the most. The tower is in the heart of downtown Columbus and it really seems like living there is a great way to be a part of something special.


The Charles at Bexley

Neighborhood/Community: East Columbus
Specs: 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and 2,200 square feet
Price: $1,699/month
What we love: At The Charles at Bexley, you get a lot of bang for your buck. 2,200 square feet of living space is absolutely wild and the finished basement is a bonus. You also get the awesome amenities at the complex, including a pool, clubhouse, volleyball courts, and a Bark Park for your furry friends. #sponsored


The Julian

Neighborhood/Community: Downtown Columbus
Specs: Studios, 1-2 bedrooms available
Price: starting at $1,204/month
What we love: The Julian has, without a doubt, the most light-filled apartment you’re going to find in Columbus. Each loft has huge windows and they’ve all been updated. But the very best part of the building is probably the view from the roof. What a stunner!


396 E Mithoff St.

Neighborhood/Community: Merion Village
Specs: 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,400 square feet
Price: $1,800/month
What we love: Want to get out of apartment living? This gorgeous condo in Merion Village could be exactly what you’ve been dreaming of. It’s beautifully updated and located in a great neighborhood, close to restaurants, bars, and coffee shops.


88 S Roys Ave.

Neighborhood/Community: Westgate
Specs: 3 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, 1,776 square feet
Price: $1,800/month
What we love: There’s a lot to love about this charming, 1920s home. First of all, I have to point out the obvious, which is how cool would it be to have a roaring twenties themed New Year’s Eve at this place? So perfect. But practically, we also love how much space this place has. And we don’t just mean the spacious interior. The backyard is begging to host a party.


290 E Kelso Rd.

Neighborhood/Community: Clintonville
Specs: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,536 square feet
Price: $1,775/month
What we love: This home is full of character. From the hardwood details throughout the space to the incredible curb appeal, it’s a rental you won’t have any trouble getting attached to.