10 Apartment-Sized Sofas for Every Style Under $1,000

Got a small space and a small budget? You don't have to break the bank to buy your dream couch.

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August 06, 2020

Just because you have a small space and budget, doesn't mean you have to go small on style. We share a list of our 10 favorite sofas that fit any size and style apartment while making a big visual impact. Bonus: Some reviewers say they're comfy, too.


If luxury is what you're after, look no further than this sleek, dark beauty. The combination of rich, blue velvet and gold-polished stainless steel legs is hard to beat at this budget-friendly price.

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$462.87 - $483.99

Available in navy or green velvet and gray fabric, this gorgeous sofa allows you to enjoy the comfort of a sectional and the simplicity of a modern sofa all in one. Not only does the sofa measure just under 82 inches wide, but the chaise is also reversible, making it ideal for a small space with limited layout options.

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$499 $299
40% Off!

Add a subtle dose of charm to your space with this button-tufted beauty. Nothing about this sofa is over-stated making it a win for almost any space. Best of all, at this price, you can afford to make a statement with a coffee table or ottoman.

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If you ever plan on having friends stay over at your apartment, typically your only options are a sleeper-sofa or futon. Two things that usually often look like they belong in a dorm room rather than your stylish apartment or home. That's why this convertible sofa is a game-changer. The faux-leather finish and gorgeous eucalyptus legs are so beautiful that the convertible bed is just an added bonus.

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If subtle isn't your style, we've got you covered. This sofa is bold, boxy and beautiful. The blue velvet and exposed brass frame and legs make quite a first impression and are sure to make this couch a conversation piece.

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If you're looking to skirt the lines between modern and contemporary or subtle and statement, this sofa is the creme de la creme. The color is neutral and blends in with its surroundings while the denim fabric is an unexpected twist on a sofa you would expect to be velvet or leather.

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$479 - $649

Four words: modular recycled leather sofa. Okay, so technically speaking, if you were to buy all four pieces of this modular set, you'd spend more than $1,000. However, buying all four pieces isn't necessary and the unique concept of this sofa makes it the perfect pick for your apartment.

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Nothing says "stylish space-saver" like a sofa/side table combo. With a hint of Scandinavian elegance, this sofa features a solid wood side table and water-resistant fabric.

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If you're really cramped on space but don't want to sacrifice beauty for a couch that will fit, this is your best option. At just over four feet wide, you can still fit two people comfortably or lounge on it yourself. Plus, the gray finish and curved back make it a beautiful piece for any space.

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This elegant loveseat made from lighter recycled leather with chrome legs would add the perfect amount of sophistication to a small living space. Plus, if you graduate to a larger living area in your next home, it'd pair beautifully with a larger fabric or velvet sofa.

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