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What $3,100 rents in D.C. right now

See your options in neighborhoods like Kalorama Triangle and the H Street NE corridor

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: $3,100 a month.

The living room has hardwood floors and exposed brick. Thos. D. Walsh, Inc., Realtors
The kitchen has stainless steel appliances and lots of cabinets.
One of the bedrooms is rounded and receives abundant natural light.
The bathroom is updated and tiled.

This two-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment in the U Street NW corridor is available to rent for $2,930 per month. The apartment features hardwood floors, exposed brick, and a back deck. It was recently renovated and sits on the top floor of its building. There are also high ceilings. The building is a quick walk from the U Street Metro stop and various restaurants.

The living room has a fireplace and walks out to a small patio through glass doors. Zillow
The entrance to the den has built-in shelves.
The outdoor patio is staged with a couple of chairs and receives good sunlight.

In Kalorama Triangle, this one-bedroom-plus-den townhouse apartment is rentable for $3,100 a month. With roughly 1,000-square-feet of space, the apartment boasts hardwood floors throughout, built-in shelves, and a washer/dryer across two floors. The rent includes a garage parking spot, and there is an outdoor patio attached to the living room. A gas fireplace is part of the living room. Restaurants and stores in Adams Morgan are in walking distance.

The living room has wood floors and walks out to a balcony. Nest DC LLC
The open kitchen is modern and has stainless steel appliances.
One of the bedrooms is carpeted and gets lots of light through two sets of windows.
The balcony looks out to an alley with rowhouses and garages.

Along the H Street NE corridor, a two-bedroom, two-bathroom condo unit that comes with a parking space is renting for $2,900 a month. The unit has a modern vibe, featuring wood floors and an open kitchen with stainless steel appliances and quartz countertops. At nearly 900 square feet, the light-filled unit also includes two bathrooms and a balcony that looks out over an alley. Restaurants, businesses, and the D.C. Streetcar are nearby on H Street NE.

A living room with wood floors, white walls, and a fireplace. There is a mirror in the mantle. Joelle Buchanan
The kitchen has tile floors, white appliances, and blue walls.
One of the bedrooms has wood floors and a modern chandelier.
Another one of the bedrooms has wood floors an two windows.

In Capitol Hill, this two-bedroom-plus-den townhouse is renting for $2,995 per month. The home has hardwood floors throughout, a fireplace in the living room, and an eat-in kitchen. There are 1.5 bathrooms as well as a washer/dryer and a backyard. The home is located near Stanton Park and also walkable to Eastern Market, Union Station, and the H Street NE area.

The living room has hardwood floors and gets lots of natural light. It is staged with a couch and two red chairs. Keener Management
One of the rooms has hardwood floors.
The kitchen has modern appliances and cabinets.
The shared roof deck has tables and chairs.

Renting for $3,100 a month in Woodley Park, a two-bedroom apartment comes with bright living spaces and hardwood floors throughout. The galley kitchen includes stainless steel appliances and there is one bathroom. The apartment has lots of closet space as well as a washer/dryer. The National Zoo and stores are located nearby on Connecticut Avenue NW.


Which D.C. home would you rent for around $3,100 a month?

This poll is closed

  • 16%
    U Street NW corridor two-bedroom apartment
    (15 votes)
  • 14%
    Kalorama Triangle one-bedroom-plus-den apartment
    (13 votes)
  • 36%
    H Street NE corridor two-bedroom condo unit
    (33 votes)
  • 23%
    Capitol Hill two-bedroom-plus-den townhouse
    (21 votes)
  • 9%
    Woodley Park two-bedroom apartment
    (9 votes)
91 votes total Vote Now