Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various cities across the U.S. Is one man's studio another man's townhouse? Let's find out! Today's price: $1,700/month.
↑ Los Angeles, CA (studio, 1 bath)—This 400-square-foot studio in the hipster-filled L.A. neighborhood of Echo Park is a remodeled Mediterranean-esque treat. The kitchen not only has plenty of cabinet space, but also charming Spanish tiles (if that's your thing.) And, for better or worse, there's already a built-in platform for a sleeping area near the door.