Morning Headlines: Rittenhouse Rents Are 14th Most Expensive in the Country

But if you're wondering where the cheapest Philly rents are...


We knew Rittenhouse was one the most high-priced neighborhoods in the city, but now says the area is actually among the most costliest in the country, ranking in at number 14! says rent there reaches up to $1,860.

The list includes two New York ‘hoods in the top two spots (both were over $4,000/month), Yerba Buena in San Francisco, Boston’s Government Center, and the Golden Gate neighborhood in Oakland/Emeryville, Calif.

Now if you’re wondering where the cheapest Philly rents are, the website names the 19124 (Juniata Park and Frankford) and 19132 (Strawberry Mansion and Allegheny West) zip codes where 1-bedrooms average at $600/month.

Rittenhouse Rental Rates Are Among Highest in the Nation [Curbed Philly]

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