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What $2,700 rents in D.C. right now

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See your options in neighborhoods like Brightwood and Deanwood

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: $2,700 a month.

The living space is open and is staged with a blue leather couch. It connects to the bedroom area. Nomadic Leasing
The bright kitchen has stainless steel appliances and multiple cabinets.
The bedroom has hardwood floors and multiple windows. It is filled with light.
The bathroom has a sliding glass-door shower and a washer/dryer.

Along the U Street NW corridor, this light-filled one-bedroom condo unit is available to rent for $2,695 a month. The unit boasts large living spaces and numerous windows. There are hardwood floors throughout, plus stainless steel appliances and multiple cabinets in the kitchen. The bedroom has a big closet. The U Street Metro stop is a two-minute walk away.

The living room has hardwood floors, exposed brick, a fireplace, and built-in shelves. rwoolf6
The kitchen has been updated and includes granite counters.
One of the bedrooms has two windows and a bed in it.
The backyard is private and is staged with a table and chairs.

Renting for $2,550 a month, this two-bedroom rowhouse in Capitol Hill features hardwood floors and exposed brick. The kitchen has been updated with stainless steel appliances and has granite counters. There is one bathroom as well as a washer/dryer. The home, which is pet-friendly, also comes with a private backyard. Union Station and H Street NE are nearby.

The living space has hardwood floors, large windows, and tall ceilings. War Team
The kitchen has stainless steel appliances and a dishwasher.
One of the bedrooms has large windows.
A second bedroom has a window.

An over 750-square-foot two-bedroom, two-bathroom condo unit in Brightwood is renting for $2,500 a month. The unit has hardwood floors and gets lots of natural light throughout. The open plan living space includes a kitchen with stainless steel appliances, a dishwasher, and plenty of cabinets. A parking space comes with the unit, and there are walk-in closets.

The living room is filled with light and has hardwood floors as well as a bricked-up fireplace. Sherine Monir
The kitchen is modern, featuring granite counters, stainless steel appliances, and tiled backsplash.
One of the bedrooms is filled with light and has a small closet.
One of the other bedrooms has two windows and a large closet.

This spacious four-bedroom, three-bathroom single-family home in Northeast’s Deanwood neighborhood is rentable for $2,700 a month. The home has been renovated and includes new bathrooms, windows, and roofing. The floors are hardwood and the kitchen comes with stainless steel appliances. The home has a garage and is near the Benning Road Metro stop.

The living room has tall ceilings and receives lots of light. It is furnished with a leather couch. Shahab Mastori
The kitchen has granite counters and lots of wood cabinets.
The bedroom features a large bed and views of downtown D.C.
The building has a rooftop patio with chairs and tables.

In Chinatown, this furnished one-bedroom condo unit is renting for $2,700 a month. The unit has wood floors and expansive windows through which D.C. monuments can be seen. There are tall ceilings, and the kitchen comes with granite countertops and a breakfast bar. The building features a gym as well a roof patio. It is located above the area’s Metro station.


Which D.C. home would you rent for around $2,700 a month?

This poll is closed

  • 19%
    U Street NW corridor one-bedroom condo unit
    (17 votes)
  • 44%
    Capitol Hill two-bedroom rowhouse
    (38 votes)
  • 0%
    Brightwood two-bedroom condo unit
    (0 votes)
  • 19%
    Deanwood four-bedroom single-family home
    (17 votes)
  • 16%
    Chinatown furnished one-bedroom condo unit
    (14 votes)
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