Sofas are a huge investment. Not just because you're stuck with them for who knows how long, but they usually do take a big chunk out of your savings. Even those direct-to-consumer sofa brands that promise to sell you a better for less usually don't come cheaper than a grand. If you do enough digging online, however, you can find some super-cheap sofas that don't look super cheap. And lucky for you, we did the online digging so you didn't have to. Here are the best under-$500 sofas to shop online right now.
Movie theater seating or sofa? The Janni might actually be both and more. The sofa converts into a bed so you can chill and snooze all in the same place.
The Liam sofa has everything you could want in a sofa — comfort, style and durability — at a price most people can afford. It even comes with two throw pillows for extra relaxing.
Cop a mid-century-style sofa without the price tag typically associated with mid-century style furniture.
You'll know the Serta name because of its mattresses. When you realize this is a sleeper sofa, you'll understand why Serta is also in the sofa game. The Lucas has a chic mid-century modern look but with some added 21st century touches like integrated USB ports and power outlets.
Skip the boring boxy sofa and look towards the Amelie with its angular shape, flared arm rests and slanted legs. It's style of sofa that will trick people into thinking you dropped your lifesavings when you actually got it from Bed Bath & Beyond for under $400.
A sofa this cheap shouldn't look this good. Yet here we are. The Zinus Jackie sofa is a classic minimally designed sofa that's as easy to put together as it is easy on the eyes.
Unlike most other cheap sofas, this one from Good & Gracious comes with a handy storage ottoman that also doubles as a great way to kick up your feet. The microfiber material is easy to clean, and it takes less than an hour to assemble.
Hold up – a leather sofa for under $1,000? Not exactly. But this faux leather-upholstered sofa would have people fooled into thinking it's the real deal. Plus, it's made in the US, the frame is solid oak and it's easy to assemble. All you have to do now is check out.
Go to Target looking for toothpaste and you might just end up checking out with a sofa —especially when it's this cheap and this attractive.
Don't sleep on velvet for a sofa. Well, you can sleep on velvet because this sofa hides a comfy bed. Available in five trendy colors, the Gemma sleeper sofa is ready for all your hangouts and impromptu sleepovers.