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The Tiny (and Terrifying) Apartment Classifieds of Craigslist

If you're new to the city, going through a breakup, or just trying to save up some cash, moving into a small, cheap apartment is a no-brainer. However, not all apartments are created equal, and certainly not all Craigslist ads are created equal. The classifieds section of Craigslist has become the playground of spammers, scammers and really creepy dudes, and finding a legit, decent apartment can seem like a very daunting task. Those who spend the time digging through the piles of internet garbage that is the Craigslist classifieds section may be rewarded in the end with an awesome roommate and really swell apartment. On the other hand, there's no shortage of just straight up terrifying places to lay your head down. Here are some of the tiniest and most terrifying places on Craigslist right now.

Though this garden apartment room may not be as terrifying as others, it doesn't look like the coziest place to call home.

As mentioned in the description, if you're a pilot or flight attendant looking for a crash pad you get a pass for this one. Otherwise, sharing a room with a random Craigslister could be a bit awkward.

The good news is that it looks just wide enough to fit this mattress. Maybe.

This is a great room if you're a vampire.

You'll have to be careful not to bump your head when getting out of bed in the morning.

In this room, you'll likely be reflecting on how and where you went wrong in your life.

Compared to the others, this one isn't as terrifying, but it sure is tiny.

So much NOPE.

Pizza lovers will be able to preheat their oven without getting out of bed!
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