Today’s Rental is the “perfect home for the active, nature loving, urban dweller”

This rental is located at 19th and Monroe Street, NW. The Craigslist ad says:

“$3250 / 2br – 900ft2 – Classic Carriage House in the Heart of Mount Pleasant

The perfect home for the active, nature loving, urban dweller!

Available August 1st, be the first to live in this brand new two bedroom, one and a half bath carriage house. This fully detached dwelling provides the comfort and quiet of small neighborhood life while still being a short walk away from the conveniences of the District. Grab dinner at top-rated Elle or a sunset walk in Rock Creek Park just a block away. Not up for exploring all that Mt. Pleasant has to offer? Enjoy hosting friends in the open, spacious kitchen and living space or outside in the shared back yard. Live your HGTV dream every day with original exposed brick walls and wide-plank French oak hardwood floors. Never worry about space with a full walk-in custom closet in the master bedroom and ample storage in every room. West facing windows in the master offer tons of light during the day and amazing sunset views, while the second bedroom gets to enjoy starry skylight views and a private South facing window. Have a car? Rest easy with private parking in front of the house; or convert the space into a personal patio.** The possibilities are endless with this new home; make them yours.

The home also features:

– All utilities included (apart from cable/internet)
– Open kitchen with quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, soft close cabinets, and ample storage
– Energy efficient LED lighting
– Full size washer and dryer
– Recessed electrical outlets
– Remote-controlled A/C and heat

This home in Mount Pleasant is steps away from Rock Creek Park and the shops of Mount Pleasant, a 10 minute walk to Columbia Heights, the green/yellow line metro, and Smithsonian National Zoo, and a short bus ride to Cleveland Park and the red line. Enjoy the small markets, restaurants, bars, Saturday farmers market all within an easy commute to downtown DC via the numerous buses going North/South and East/West through the neighborhood (42, 43, H2, H3, H4, S2, S4, S9, Woodley Park Circulator). In bounds for newly renovated Bancroft Elementary School (Opening Fall 2018), Deal Middle School, and Wilson High School.

All utilities are included in the rent except for cable and internet. A security deposit equal to one month’s rent is due upon signing the lease. Pets will be evaluated on a case by case basis.

**Repaving of the driveway to be completed within the next few weeks**”

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District Cutlery is celebrating their 10th and 11th anniversaries this week (we forgot last year) and offering customers 25% off all sharpening services. Walk-in service at Union Market is welcome or you can make arrangements for mail-in service on their website. Typical turn-around is less than an hour (but sometimes the queue gets long).

DMV’s professional chefs and passionate home cooks have trusted the District Cutlery with their knives for over 10 years. You can see pictures of their work @districtcutlery Instagram. They also specialize in sharpening styling shears, scissors and smaller garden tools and axes.

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All abilities of riders – balance bikes, training wheels, two wheels, road-bike pros and everything in between – are welcome. We are non-competitive and focus on having fun no matter what your level of riding is. We pride ourselves in being a low-cost program and also have a no-questions-asked scholarship policy that includes bikes and helmets if needed.

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