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D.C. rent comparison: What $2,000/month rents you

See your options in neighborhoods like Shaw and Anacostia

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.

↑ A touch under budget, priced at $1,975 per month, this one-bedroom apartment is on the market in the Shaw neighborhood. According to the listing, it offers a washer and dryer, stainless steel appliances, and a close location to a Trader Joe’s. The tenant is responsible for electric, gas, and internet. No pets are allowed.

↑ In Anacostia, renters can find this three-bedroom, two-bathroom rental on the market for $2,000 per month. Inside, there is hardwood flooring, a separate dining room, and over 1,200 square feet of space. The listing doesn’t make clear if there is a washer and dryer inside.

↑ With 600 square feet of space, this Foggy Bottom one-bedroom is up for grabs for $1,950 per month. Some of the amenities that come with this unit are a gym, business center, and a patio with grills. The location is only two blocks away from a Metro station and one block away from a Trader Joe’s.

↑ Next up, in Navy Yard, renters can find this one-bedroom apartment with a washer and dryer and amenities like garage parking, an indoor swimming pool, and a front desk concierge. No pets are allowed. The tenant is responsible for gas and electric. The monthly rent totals $1,950.

↑ Lastly, in Tenleytown, this $2,000 per month apartment comes with one bedroom across 726 square feet. Along with a washer and dryer, some of this unit’s highlights are its amenities. Tenants will be able to enjoy a 24-hour front desk, fitness center, and business center.


Which listing would you choose?

This poll is closed

  • 31%
    Shaw one-bedroom
    (95 votes)
  • 13%
    Anacostia three-bedroom
    (41 votes)
  • 13%
    Foggy Bottom one-bedroom
    (41 votes)
  • 21%
    Navy Yard one-bedroom
    (64 votes)
  • 20%
    Tenleytown one-bedroom
    (63 votes)
304 votes total Vote Now