Studios and one-bedrooms are mostly what you'll fine across all five boroughs with a $300,000 budget. Expand your search to Staten Island and the Bronx for more bedrooms.
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LENOX HILL, MANHATTAN: A one-bath studio co-op with parquet floors, a large entry foyer and separate kitchen in a seven-story doorman building a short walk from the 6 train at 330 East 70th Street (between First and Second). $299,000 plus $965/month maintenance
HUDSON HEIGHTS, MANHATTAN: A gut-renovated one-bedroom, one-bath co-op with prewar details on a high floor in a prewar building with a garden/patio and laundry facilities at 120 Bennett Avenue (between West 186th and West 187th). $300,000 plus $729/month maintenance
FORT GREENE, BROOKLYN: A studio with an eat-in kitchen and walk-in closet in a prewar elevator building at 105 Ashland Place (between Myrtle and Willoughby). $299,000 plus $488/month maintenance
CLINTON HILL, BROOKLYN: A studio co-op with a renovated bath and vintage skylight, as well as a Murphy bed, in a three-story building built in 1905 at 269 Clinton Avenue (between Willoughby and Dekalb). $315,000 plus $465/month maintenance
GRAVESEND, BROOKLYN: A one-bedroom, one-bath condo with a private terrace and an open, island kitchen in an elevator building at 2121 Shore Parkway (between Bay 49th and Bay 50th). $299,000 plus $397/month common charges, $156/month taxes
FOREST HILLS, QUEENS: A one-bedroom, one-bath co-op with a large living room and dining foyer, plus windows in every room, in an elevator building at 75-02 Austin Street (between 73rd Road and 75th Avenue). $300,000 plus $490/month maintenance
FOREST HILLS, QUEENS: A one-bedroom, one-bath co-op with a renovated eat-in kitchen in a doorman building outfitted with a new elevator and is steps from the E, F, M and R trains at 69-60 108th Street (between Jewel and 70th). $305,000 plus $749/month maintenance
EDENWALD, BRONX: A three-bedroom, two-bath detached two-story, single-family house with a detached garage and a deck at 1260 East 223rd Street (between Schieffelin and Needham). $300,000
ARDEN HEIGHTS, STATEN ISLAND: A three-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bath with central air and storage available in a townhouse with laundry facilities and parking at 222 Jamie Lane (at Emily). $309,000 plus $187/month Home Owner’s Association fee