Ed. Note: I have not personally seen these rentals and therefore cannot vouch for them, I just pull interesting ones I find on Craigslist. Good luck with your search!
This rental is located 1 block from Petworth Metro. The Craigslist ad says:
“$1550 / 1br – 1 Bedroom English Basement Apt 1 block from Petworth Metro
If this ad is still posted the apartment is still available.
$1550 per month.
A large, unfurnished, one-bedroom basement apartment in the heart of Columbia Heights/Petworth, available for immediate occupancy. The apartment is located near the nightlife and necessities, and is blocks from the metro. It is also close to bus lines, bike shares, and Zip Cars. It is in very good condition, has ample storage, a kitchen with full-sized appliances, and an in-unit washer/dryer.
The photos show furniture. This apartment will be UNFURNISHED.
INTERIOR: One bedroom apartment and living room with a complete kitchen with granite countertops, full bathroom, and two closets. Approximately 700 sq-ft total. Central heat and A/C. There are 7-foot ceilings with plenty of natural light.
Four-burner electric stove and oven
TRANSPORTATION: 2 minute walk to Georgia Ave/Petworth Metro. Tons of buses up Georgia Ave take you downtown and access to Dupont Circle. There are zip cars two blocks away and a bike share 1 block away.
NEIGHBORHOOD: The house has an 92-point Walk Score, 85-point Transit Score, and an 88-point Bike Score, because…
Within 5-min walking distance are all the bars and restaurants you could want: The Coupe, Meridian Pint, Wonderland, Red Rocks pizza, Room 11, Maple, and El Chucho.
Within 10-min walking distance:
Washington Sports Club
Target, Best Buy, Bed Bath & Beyond
Two wine stores
Sticky Fingers bakery
PETS are NOT allowed.
UTILITIES: tenants will pay for all utilities: water, electric, gas. (approx $75 per month)
PRICE: $1550 per month. $1550 deposit and first month payment due upon signing. One-year lease, month to month after that.
Please email if you have any questions. Thanks!”