Los Angeles rents are some of the worst in the nation.
And when it comes to the worst of the worst, there's a new champion: Westwood.
The March Los Angeles Rent Report from Apartment List analyzed thousands of local listings to determine that the median asking rent for a two-bedroom pad in Westwood will set you (or your parents) back a whopping $4,200 a month.
The area has the highest average price for a two-bed in the market.
The good news is that if you're renting a two-bedroom in Westwood, it's quite possible you're sharing it with three or more other UCLA students who are being subsidized by the family crest.
But it's still a shocking lease rate.
Westwood's rents even beat out perennial champ Marina del Rey, which saw average two-beds list for $3,640, Apartment List found.
The next highest-rent neighborhood in L.A. might be a surprise: downtown.
Yes, the community where rent was once an option for those on the edge of homelessness now is asking Westside prices for leases. The average two-bedroom here was being listed for $3,350.
Another surprise came in at No. 4: Mid-Wilshire, which includes the traditional bargain hunters' turf of Koreatown. The average two-bed here listed for $2,800.
Hollywood ($2,700 for a two-bedroom) rounded out the top five.
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Rents have been rising across Los Angeles, Apartment List says.
"Los Angeles rents have increased steadily over the past month and are up 6.8 percent over the last year," a spokesman for the site said, "which puts the metro 1.4 percent ahead of California rent growth overall."