From bedsits to house shares and flats, how much will it cost you to rent the cheapest property on the market right now? 

The average cost of renting a one bedroom flat in Southend is £657 compared to Westminster at £2,607 and Leeds at £657.00. 

Here are the cheapest homes on Zoopla that you can rent on a shoestring budget:

£395 pcm

Room to rent - Warwick Road, Southend-On-Sea SS1

Southend Standard:

This double bedroom is located in Thorpe Bay and is available on a furnished basis. 

Southend Standard:

The property is available only to females over 30 and it is offered on a single occupancy only. 

For more information visit Zoopla.

£400 pcm

Room to rent - Ness Road, Shoeburyness, Southend-On-Sea SS3

Southend Standard:

This double bedroom is available in a shared house with six other tenants. 

Southend Standard:

Included in the rent are the gas, electricity, water and wifi bills. 

Three bedrooms have an ensuite and there is a master bedroom available. 

For more information or to contact the agent, visit the website.

£425 pcm

One bed maisonette to rent - The Broadway, Southend SS1

Southend Standard:

This property is advertised as a one bed maisonette, however the home is part of a six bed HMO located on Thrope Bay High Street. 

Southend Standard:

All bills are included and each room has a bed, wardrobe, desk and laminate flooring.

For more information, visit Zoopla.

£550 pcm

One bed flat - York Road, Southend-On-Sea SS1

Southend Standard:

This one bedroom first floor flat is available for £550 pcm. 

Southend Standard:

The property is described as being within walking distance to transport links and local amenitites.

For more information or to book a viewing, visit the website

£600 pcm

One bedroom flat - Park Crescent, Westcliff-On-Sea SS0

Southend Standard:

This one bedroom ground floor flat has its own private garden and boasts an open plan kitchen and lounge. 

Southend Standard:

The property is described as being located close to the town centre and Victoria main line station. 

For more information visit Zoopla.