Rent is going up but there are still some condos and apartments for around $2000. Here's what's available in L.A. for $2000 or thereabouts.

There are currently six units for sale in downtown Los Angeles priced between $1500 and $2500 per month.

At 1614 Wilshire Blvd. unit 402 in downtown is a one bath unit with 712 ft.² Plaisted $1850 per month. This is a studio with divided living area, washer and dryer, new wood flooring and refrigerator. Water and gas are both included in the rent. You can even bring small pets under 15 pounds with a nonrefundable pet deposit. The only thing you have to pay for on top of rent is electricity.

There is a 680 square-foot downtown unit with one bedroom, one bath with a $2195 a month rental fee. This one bedroom unit is close to the Metro, restaurants and nightlife in the heart of the Financial district. All appliances are included with washer and dryer and the common area has a patio, sundeck, meeting and party room. The building has 24 hour security and secure assigned parking spaces.

At 655 S. Hope St., #1003 is a 530 square-foot one bedroom, one bath unit Plaisted $2200 per month. This unit overlooks Hope Street with elegant interior finishes, high ceilings, hardwood floors, walk-in closets, dark wood cabinetry, stainless steel appliances and granite counters. This has a washer and dryer in the unit with a lot of building amenities such as rooftop lounge, fitness center, conference and recreational room, 24 hour attended lobby and indoor parking.

Located at 770 S. Grand Ave., #6133 is a one bedroom and one bath 574 ft.² apartment priced at $2292 per month. This unit has luxury living, floor-to-ceiling windows, ceiling fans, sliding convertible doors, and lots of individual amenities, features and finishes. The building comes with a gym which offers a free fitness class, resort style rooftop saltwater pool, a landscaped terrace pool, cabana and barbecue area, social club, Penthouse lounge, Zen Garden and private screening room.

Downtown at the Roosevelt located at 727 W. 7th St., #307 is a one bedroom, 700 square-foot unit with a price tag of $2395 per month. This building has been beautifully restored and updated with all the latest amenities. These live/work soft lofts feature hardwood floors, designer bathrooms, walk-in closets, subzero refrigerator and washer and dryer. The building also has a pool, cabana, fitness room, massage room, guest parking, 24 hour valet and a concierge service.

And just under $2500 is a great hundred and 30 square-foot condo at 1234 Wilshire #318. This one bedroom and one bath condo features beautiful city skyline views, and enclosed bedroom with double closets, spacious bath and washer and dryer. There's a rich hardwood floors, European-style cabinetry and Caesar stone counters. The unit has direct access to a pool area with two assigned tandem parking spaces.

If you'd like to look at any of these condos and apartments for rent give us a call and simply let us know the address and we be happy to set up a showing.