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Deco Apartments, Image: © 2021 Google/Google Street View

The average monthly rent for an apartment Denver is around $1,600. We wanted to see what you could find just below that price point.

Here are three apartments in three different Denver neighborhoods that have options for about $1,500 a month.

Camden RiNo | Studio | $1,449+

Best studio apartment for $1,500 a month

Highlights: Modern kitchens with herringbone tile backsplash, keyless entry, yoga/spin studio, pool, community courtyard with downtown views.

Move here if: You walk to be in a walkable, trendy neighborhood.

Deals: Right now, they’re offering one month of free rent. If you decide to prorate your monthly rent instead of take the one-time deal upfront, your payment would be under $1,329+ for a studio.

Size: 514-518 square feet

Location: 3235 Larimer St. (RiNo)

© 2021 Google/Google Street View
Deco Apartments | 1-bed | $1,589+

Best one-bedroom apartment for $1,500 a month

Highlights: In-unit upgrades like built-ins and double vanity sinks, eco-friendly features, rooftop lounge, ski simulator, local beer on tap, private balconies for all units.

Move here if: You value eco-friendly and outdoor living.

Deals: Right now, they’re offering eight weeks of free rent. If you decide to prorate your monthly rent instead of take the one-time deal up front, your payment would be under $1,324+ for a studio.

Size: 689-779 square feet

Location: 2180 S. Colorado Blvd. (University Hills)

© 2021 Google/Google Street View
The Haven by Watermark | 2-bed | $1,514+

Best two-bedroom apartment for $1,500 a month

Highlights: Mountain views, 9-foot eat-in kitchen islands, karaoke room, dog spa, human spa, pool, Peloton bikes.

Move here if: You have a roommate or want a little more space for your buck.

Deals: Right now, they’re offering six weeks of free rent. If you decide to prorate your monthly rent instead of take the one-time deal up front, your payment would be under $1,514+ for a two-bed (normally $1,730).

Size: 1,043-1,260 square feet

Location: 18400 E. Elmendorf Drive (Green Valley Ranch)

This story first appeared in the Axios Denver newsletter, designed to help readers get smarter, faster on the most consequential news unfolding in their own backyard.

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