FOR RENT

261 Bird Ave
Buffalo, NY 14213

Forest

Local Information

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  • Schools
    39 Elementary Schools
    35 Middle Schools
    15 High Schools
  • Crime
    Highest crime relative to the rest of Erie county.
  • Commute
    76% of residents commute by car.
  • Shop & Eat
    130 Restaurants
    33 Groceries
    39 Nightlife

Description

Located in Buffalo's most appreciating neighborhood sits this set back, well maintained, and thoughtfully rehabbed 3 story home. Nested seconds to developing Grant Street, with close proximity to Buffalo State College, Elmwood Village, and Allentown Home features hardwood floors and period molding, 2 bedrooms and full bath on the second floor with a walk out balcony, and a loft style master bedroom on the third floor with ceiling fan, half bath, and lots of closet space.

Home is still currently occupied until June 30th. Showing must be arranged ahead of time in order to provide the current tenant proper notice.

In order to qualify to rent, you must have a valid active checking account, and gross monthly income of at least 3 times the monthly rent. Additionally, we will need income verification, prior landlord references, a credit score above 600 and background checks required.

Details for 261 Bird Ave

Utilities Included
No Info
Parking
No Info
Heating
Yes
Cooling
No
Laundry
Washer, Dryer
Pets Allowed
No
Interior Features
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Forced Air, Other
Appliances & Utilities
DryerWasher
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Floors: Hardwood
Days on Market
Days on Market: 57 Days on Trulia
Property Information
Year Built
Year Built: 1920
Property Type / Style
Property Type: Single Family Home
Exterior Features
Parking & Garage
Assigned Parking SpaceParking: Off Street
Lot Information
Lot Size: 3,118 sqft
Rental
No pets allowedDeposit: $1,800

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Affordability

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For this property
$64,800 PER YEAR
is the suggested income
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Neighborhood Overview

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What Locals Say about Forest

At least 70 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 92%
    There are sidewalks
  • 91%
    It's dog friendly
  • 80%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 72%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 70%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 70%
    Car is needed
  • 69%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 68%
    Parking is easy
  • 64%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 58%
    Kids play outside
  • 52%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 51%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 42%
    It's quiet
  • 38%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 38%
    There are community events
  • 36%
    There's wildlife
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  • Trulia User
    "not super busy foot traffic wise and lots of green space. lots of car traffic however but the green space makes up for it with the Richardson Olmsted complex near by. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Very nice neighborhood very well maintained and clean and great people to be around would recommend "
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  • Trulia User
    "Public transportation is fairly accessible, especially compared to rural areas. Walking distance to shops and restaurants "
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  • Trulia User
    "Short and easy trip. No traffic and located near everything. Able to handle food and kid pickup with ease."
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  • Trulia User
    "Clean. Nice. Simple. Friendly. Helpful. Neighbors are great. Safe. Theirs never any bad news going around. It’s all great"
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  • Trulia User
    "The Allentown Art Festival is just a short 10 minute drive down the road! The art gallery is 5 minutes away as well! "
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  • Trulia User
    "It is a very cheap place that I can suggest to every one who want to rent a good family house even though the houses here are old but still good place for those who makes not enough to manage heavy rents"
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  • Trulia User
    "there isn't a place for my dog to run or play other than a small yard with barley any grass. they would like the fact that there is not many dogs in the neighborhood."
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  • Trulia User
    "I have been living in this area for 20 plus years and I love it but some property owners renting to students do not take care of their properties very well and it negatively effects the beauty and sense of safety on my street. thanks "
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  • Trulia User
    "many dog owners in area. close to park to allow dogs to run in very popular and nice for west side "
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  • Trulia User
    "The Elmwood Village is great! There’s tons of restaurants and shops. All you have to do is walk out your door and you’ll be surrounded by fun things to do!"
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  • Trulia User
    "A great deal of diversity in the community. The neighborhood is growing and many wonderful things are coming."
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  • Trulia User
    "Friendly people and bidwell is right around the corner!! Along with some other amazing places to check out like Squeeze and Mr Pizza 😄"
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  • Trulia User
    "This is an up and coming area. Rust Belt Books, Gypsy Parlor and Public Coffee are one block away. The area has had high crime in past, but this is slowly improving. Litter remains a problem, but the neighbors on this street are a close group and it is getting better all the time. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Live here and love the convenience of restaurants, shops and services. Beautiful homes and green spaces."
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  • Trulia User
    "Live here and feel it has greatly improved in the past decade, but still needs to take a few more steps in the right direction."
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Local Legal Protections

LGBT • Housing Voucher • Source of Income
LGBT Legal Protections updated by Movement Advancement Project
261 Bird Ave, Buffalo, NY is a 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom, 1,200 sqft single-family home built in 1920. 261 Bird Ave is located in Forest, Buffalo. 261 Bird Ave was listed for rent for $1,800/month on Jun 4, 2021.