Today’s Rental was chosen for the Courtyard Patio

This rental is located at 5th and R Street, NW. The Craigslist ad says:

“$1,800 / 1br – 750ft2 – Shaw Efficiency-Bright light newly renovated w/indoor courtyard &patio

Quaint basement unit located in Shaw, just two blocks from the Metro and Bikeshare, 3 blocks from Giant, short distance from the new Whole Foods on Florida Ave. The property is located on a quiet one-way street and also has an indoor courtyard and a patio outside. Water and gas utilities included in the rent.

For rent by owner
Showings now by appointment at mutual convenience

About the basement:
– Recently completely renovated basement
– 1 bedroom, 1 full bathroom
– New kitchen with stainless steel appliances (large refrigerator with ice maker at the bottom, dishwasher, gas range, garbage disposal and microwave)
– Air conditioning, washer and dryer in unit
– Fireplace and in-floor electric heat

Convenient location in Shaw:
– 2 blocks from the Shaw Metro, Green / Yellow Line
– 1-2 blocks to Bikeshare
– 2 blocks from the G2 bus stop
– 4 blocks to Giant Food, walking distance from new Whole Foods on Florida Ave.
– Short walk to Dacha, Compass Coffee, Beau Thai, Convivial, Shaw’s Tavern

About the price / terms:
– Monthly rent
– Tenant pays for all utilities except for water (heat, A/C, gas, electricity, cable, Wifi)
– Background and credit check, references, and non-refundable application fee of $35 per tenant required
– Deposit equal to first month’s rent required
– Available August 8th
– 12 month lease commitment required, after which it will convert to month-to-month

– No Pets
– No smoking allowed (by tenants or guests)

About the desired tenants:
– Clean, reliable, and responsible professionals
– Demonstrate proof of income
– Want to have a respectful, pleasant, and quiet atmosphere — not a party house”

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