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: $2,000/month.
↑ For $2,000/month, renters can nab this one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, measuring 975 square feet. According to the Georgetown listing, the current tenant is seeking a roommate who will have two floors of space. It’s located only a block away from M Street NW, which is filled with retail and restaurants. Inside, there is a washer and dryer. Water and trash service are included in the rent. Renter’s insurance is required, and no pets are allowed.
↑ In Adams Morgan, this 650-square-foot rental is on the market with one bedroom and one bathroom. For $1,950/month, it includes a walk-in closet, shared laundry in the basement, and a close walk to the nightlife in the neighborhood. No pets are allowed. There is also a $100 move-in fee. Finally, if interested in the unit, the prospective tenant will need to do a brief interview with the development’s co-op board.
↑ Just a tad under budget, this 795-square-foot English basement apartment in Mt. Vernon Square is on the market for $1,995/month. According to the one-bedroom listing, the townhome features a washer and dryer, walk-in closet, new paint, and a kitchen with a dishwasher. There is also a designated parking space in the rear driveway. Only cats are permitted.
↑ Next, atop this Petworth Safeway location, this one-bedroom, 672-square-foot apartment is on the market. Along with a grocery store nearby, the rental also offers other amenities like a fitness center and a rooftop terrace with a fire pit. Cats, large dogs, and small dogs are allowed. The price totals $1,975/month.
↑ Last but not least, renters can find this 800-square-foot apartment in Cleveland Park for $1,995/month. The two-level apartment offers one bedroom and one-and-a-half bathrooms as well as an updated kitchen. There is a washer and dryer as well as off-street parking included. Community amenities include a fitness center, pool, and 24-hour desk.