Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various D.C. neighborhoods. Is one person’s studio another person’s townhouse? Let’s find out! Today’s price: $2,800 a month.
On Massachusetts Avenue NW downtown, this one-bedroom condo unit is available to rent for $2,750 a month. The unit has hardwood floors throughout and large windows that let in lots of natural light. The kitchen features stainless steel appliances and granite counters. In the bedroom, there’s a sizable sitting or office area. The building, which comes with a gym, a rooftop pool, and common areas, is just a couple of blocks from the Chinatown Metro stop.
In Adams Morgan, this two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment is renting for $2,800 a month. The open living space includes a kitchen with copious cabinets. There are hardwood floors throughout. The building is located within walking distance of the 18th Street NW commercial corridor as well as the Woodley Park–National Zoo Metro station (Red Line).
This roughly 1,100-square-foot two-bedroom rowhouse in Shaw is renting for $2,650 a month. The home is a block from the neighborhood’s Metro station and has renovated hardwood floors. It is equipped with a washer/dryer and built-in shelves. Restaurants in Shaw and on the U Street NW corridor are within walking distance as is a public library.
This renovated four-bedroom, two-bathroom house in Northeast’s Benning neighborhood is available to rent for $2,800 a month. The kitchen includes stainless steel appliances, white cabinets, and a breakfast bar. There are parquet floors throughout, and large windows allow in abundant sunlight. A Safeway grocery and the Dorothy I. Height public library are nearby.
A two-bedroom apartment in Columbia Heights is renting for $2,799 a month. The apartment comes with modern appliances, hardwood floors, and good natural light. The building is located within walking distance of the neighborhood’s Metro station as well as restaurants and businesses both on 14th Street NW and 11th Street NW. The unit has a balcony.
Which D.C. home would you rent for around $2,800 a month?
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Downtown one-bedroom condo unit
Adams Morgan two-bedroom apartment
Shaw two-bedroom rowhouse
Benning four-bedroom house
Columbia Heights two-bedroom apartment