Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various Washington, D.C. neighborhoods. Is one man's studio another man's townhouse? Let's find out! Today's price: $1,000/month.
↑ Only a tad over budget, this one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment is on the Cleveland Park market for $1,020/month. It offers newly installed windows, freshly painted walls, and new appliances, countertops, and cabinets in the kitchen. For those who need to bring their pooch along, the listing is also pet-friendly.
↑ You can rent this pet-friendly apartment in Dupont Circle for $1,025/month. It comes with one bedroom, one bathroom, freshly painted walls, and new hardwood flooring. According to the listing, the bathroom has been remodeled, and there is enough for room for two cars in a private off-street parking lot. There is no washer and dryer in the unit, but there is laundry in the building.
[UPDATE: While the Craigslist listing indicates that this apartment is in Dupont Circle, the reverse Google image search reveals that it is actually in Georgetown.]
↑ With two bedrooms and two bathrooms, this Georgetown apartment can be yours for $1,020/month. This listing offers high ceilings, a gourmet kitchen, and stainless steel appliances in the kitchen. Other highlights include that it is pet-friendly, features a washer and dryer in the unit, and comes with off-street parking.
↑ With an asking price of $1,050/month, this Fort Dupont apartment is a little over budget, but is still way more affordable than the average two-bedroom, one-bathroom units on the market. This listing comes with off-street parking. There is no washer and dryer in the unit, but there is laundry on-site.
↑ In Friendship Heights, two bedrooms are up for grabs in this single-family home. With an asking price of $995/month per unit, the abode totals 1,900-square-feet and comes with off-street parking. Both bedrooms have been repainted and include one bathroom each. Some of the amenities include a large deck with a gas grill table, front porch, and Viking appliances in the kitchen. According to the listing, the single-family home is only a seven minute walk away from the nearest Metro.
↑ In Temple Hills, Maryland, you can rent this one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment for $1,050/month. Both the kitchen and the bathroom have been renovated, according to the listing. The 840-square-foot unit includes a washer and dryer as well as a patio or balcony.
· Renters Week 2015 coverage [Curbed DC]