If you're looking for a new living arrangement, you know how hard it can be to find a quality option for a reasonable price. So what does the low-end rent on a rental in Washington look like these days—and what might you get for your money?
We took a look at local listings for studios and one-bedroom apartments in Washington via rental site Zumper to find out what budget-minded apartment seekers can expect to find.
Take a look at the cheapest listings available right now, below. (Note: prices and availability are subject to change.)
150 Joliet St.
Listed at $695 / month, this studio, located at 150 Joliet St. in Anacostia, is 59.0 percent less than the median rent for a studio in Washington, which is currently estimated at around $1,695 / month.
In the unit, you're promised hardwood flooring, wooden cabinetry, a stove and large windows. Pet owners, inquire elsewhere: this spot doesn't allow cats or dogs.
According to Walk Score's assessment, this location is moderately walkable, has minimal bike infrastructure and has good transit options.
(See the complete listing here.)
4762 South Capitol Terrace SW
This studio address, situated at 4762 South Capitol Terrace SW in Anacostia, is also listed for $695 / month.
The apartment features hardwood floors, ceiling fans, built-in storage features, large windows and granite countertops. Animals are not welcome.
According to Walk Score, the surrounding area is moderately walkable, is somewhat bikeable and offers many nearby public transportation options.
(See the complete listing here.)
3744 1st St. SE
This one-bedroom, one-bathroom rental, situated at 3744 1st St. SE in Congress Heights, is listed for $825 / month.
The apartment offers hardwood floors, arched doorways, ceiling fans and plenty of cabinet space. Pets are not welcome.
According to Walk Score's assessment, this location is car-dependent, has some bike infrastructure and offers many nearby public transportation options.
(See the listing here.)
1819 P St. SE
And here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom residence at 1819 P St. SE in Anacostia, which is going for $895 / month.
When it comes to building amenities, expect on-site laundry, a porch and on-site maintenance. In the unit, the listing promises hardwood floors, ceiling fans, granite countertops, wooden cabinetry and plenty of natural light. Neither cats nor dogs are permitted.
Per Walk Score ratings, the area around this address is somewhat walkable, is very bikeable and offers many nearby public transportation options.
(Check out the listing here.)
1509 25th St. SE
Listed at $1,000 / month, this one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment is located at 1509 25th St. SE in Randle Highlands.
Building amenities include additional storage space. In the unit, which comes furnished, anticipate both air conditioning and central heating, carpeted floors, in-unit laundry and a dishwasher. Pets are not welcome.
According to Walk Score's assessment, this location is friendly for those on foot, is bikeable and offers many nearby public transportation options.
(Check out the complete listing here.)
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