Brooklyn Rental: Park Slope 2BR Near the Park, $2,850

Park Slope is one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in Brooklyn for its beauty, neighborhood feel and sprawling Prospect Park. New York magazine, in fact, just named it the best neighborhood in the city. This two-bedroom, one-bathroom floor-through apartment is located on a park block, meaning you have one of the best features of the area practically on your doorstep.

An easy subway ride into Manhattan, Park Slope has tons of great restaurants, bars and things to do. But you already know all that.