Tenants flock to the trendy Sydney suburb of Newtown.
To avoid having all your money go to your landlord instead of being able to enjoy the perks of Newtown, here are some rentals currently on the market for $250 a week and under.
Its close proximity to the CBD and the very cool shops, cafes and nightlife on King Street make it a rental go-to.
The median rent for a house in Newtown is $775 a week and $460 a week for a unit according to realestate.com.au data.
83 Alice Street
Positioned on a quiet street just five minutes walk away from King Street, 83 Alice Street offers the perfect opportunity for three housemates.
The sturdy brick home boasts three sizeable bedrooms and a study room, not to mention a backyard primed for entertaining in.
For $700 per week, that would be $233 each.
144 Denison Street
This character-filled home comes with three bedrooms with two located downstairs and one in the attic upstairs.
There’s air-conditioning on both levels and beautiful original fireplaces.
Closeby is Sydney University, RPA Hospital and the always bustling King Street.
At $750 per week, divided between three housemates, you’d be paying $250 each.
2/50 Bray Street
If you’re a couple looking for a cheap Newtown rental, this could be the one to save you some sweet cash.
2/50 Bray Street is a studio apartment situated in a sturdy brick building and is just $340 per week. Between two love birds, this would be just $170 each: a snip.
608 King Street
For the true Newtown aficionado, there’s a chance to live on King Street right in the heart of it all.
608 King Street is a four-bedroom, two-storey terrace that includes outdoor space for $850 per week.
Split between four housemates, this is $212 each.