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! With the warm summer weather here, Curbed has focused on rentals that have pools or are very near pools and are under $3,500/month.
↑ In Dupont Circle, this fully-furnished, one-bedroom rental comes with 560 square feet of space. There is built-in storage, a queen-sized bed, and stainless steel appliances. For laundry, a coin-operated washer and dryer is available in the row house. According to the listing, the $3,300/month apartment is a short walk to the Hilton swimming pool (membership required).
↑ Within walking distance to this Fort Lincoln rental is a swimming pool, tennis court, and multiple parks. This unit offers three bedrooms and four bathrooms across 2,150 square feet, making it the largest rental on this list. There is hardwood flooring throughout, stainless steel appliances, and an open floor plan. The asking price comes to $3,400/month.
↑ For $3,250/month, renters can live in this Chinatown building with features like a swimming pool, gas grills, and unobstructed views of the Capitol dome from the rooftop. There are two bedrooms and one-and-a-half bathrooms in the 1,000-square-foot unit as well as built-in cabinets, crown molding, and stainless steel appliances. Other amenities include a 24-hour doorman and an underground garage.
↑ Next on the list is this Mt. Vernon Square one-bedroom, located only a couple blocks away from the aforementioned listing. It comes with 750 square feet of space for a total of $3,210/month. The rental is fully furnished and pet-friendly with features like a private balcony, stainless steel appliances, and a washer and dryer. The building comes with a rooftop pool, 24-hour concierge, and grilling area.
↑ Last on the list is this Georgetown two-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment. The 950-square-foot listing comes with assigned underground parking, an updated kitchen, and a washer and dryer. The listing indicates that there is also a community outdoor pool. No pets are allowed. The asking price totals $3,200/month.