The Best Neighborhoods for Renters


What makes a place one of the best neighborhoods for renters? It has to have it all -- from inexpensive rent to a reputation as a top hot spot. Best of all, they have not only been vetted for coolness, but they are safe, central and and all-around worthy of a list like this.

Have you ever thought about what neighborhood you would rent in if you could move anywhere in the country? Where can you get a delicious cheeseburger, a cheap whiskey sour and then head to your home down the block -- a fabulous two-bedroom, the second room of which you get to use as a home office?

For anyone thinking about moving or anyone who just needs more neighborhoods to fantasize about renting in, here is the crème de la crème, as determined by AOL Real Estate: