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24 Apartments for rent in Hyattsville, MD under $1,000

Finding a deal on affordable apartments under $1,000 in Hyattsville is worth the extra effort. Come ready to pounce on the best deals. Call the property management in advance... Read Guide >
Kaywood Gardens Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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Studio
$998
525 sqft
1 Bedroom
$1,183
685 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,489
805 sqft
Studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom floor plans. Residents have access to fitness center, playground and high-speed internet. Located near several bus stops, West Hyattsville Metro station and Brookland/CUA Metro station.
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Results within 5 miles of Hyattsville
Irving St. Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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Studio
$800
1 Bedroom
$1,200
2 Bedrooms
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This 22 unit building offers newly renovated apartments conveniently located near the Rhode Island Avenue Metro and multiple bus lines. 1811 Irving has a walk score of 81!
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Yugo College Park University Club Photo Gallery 1
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Studio
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1 Bedroom
$809
740 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Within walking distance to the University of Maryland. Off-campus apartment community featuring a recreation room, fitness center, clubhouse and 24-hour laundry facilities. Rent includes utilities, cable TV and high-speed internet. Fully furnished apartments available.
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8009 GARLAND AVE #4 Photo Gallery 1
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Studio
$925
1 Bedroom
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Adorable, cute, and cozy top-level efficiency (1 room + separate kitchen & bathroom) in a charming Tudor-style building that's just one level up from the street with views to Long Branch Park (trail just behind) and Northeast and south Facing windows with lots of radiator heat for toasty winter nights. It's one room with a closet, a separate kitchen with room for a small table, and a full bathroom. The approximate square feet is 300 and includes two closets. Carpeted floor with extra thick padding in a well-maintained building cared for by owners who take pride in appearance. There's a separate common laundry room on the basement level. Room there for a bike to be stored if needed. The application fee is $55 per adult and they are made online at the Long and Foster website (the agent can send a link) owners will consider 1 cat with an additional $250 security deposit (sorry no dogs will be considered). Easy street parking and not far from bus lines on Flower, Carroll, and Piney Branch Avenues. Walk to Columbia University and Adventist Hospital. Rent includes heat, hot water, and water/sewer - the tenant just pays for electricity. Window unit A/C is featured. Hurry over! Minimum lease 1 year with a 1-month security deposit. County law says tenants may request a 2-year lease. The Minimum recommended income is $31,715 annually (gross). If on the Housing Choice Voucher Program this does not apply and they need a copy of their 30/40 sheet for the owner. The unit will be available for viewing with the agent Wednesday 8/3 6:30 pm to 7 pm, Thursday 8/4 6:30 pm to 7 pm, and Saturday from 5 pm to 5:30 pm.
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8704 RHODE ISLAND AVENUE Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$850
1540 sqft
1 bedroom, share the dining area, mini kitchen and bathrooms. Sun filled - good lighting. Rent includes utilities. Adjacent to UMD, walk to campus! Great neighborhood! Available 9/1/22. Month to Month Term.
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7003 Dartmouth Avenue Photo Gallery 1
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1 Unit Available
5 Bedrooms
$870
$870 per room. NEWLY RENOVATED 1st TIME RENTAL!
Results within 10 miles of Hyattsville
The Courts of Camp Springs Photo Gallery 1
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Studio
$1,000
606 sqft
1 Bedroom
$1,100
706 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,288
888 sqft
Convenient location across from Andrews Air Force Base on the green and blue Metro lines. Controlled access community with pool, playground and basketball court. Walk-in closets and separate dining rooms.
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14042 VISTA DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$950
880 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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FEMALE ROOMMATE ONLY! 1 BEDROOM AND 1 PRIVATE BATH FOR RENT! SHARE KITCHEN, DINING ROOM, FAMILY ROOM. TOTALLY RENOVATED CONDO WITH UPDATED KITCHEN, SS APPLIANCES, GRANITE, BREAKFAST BAR, NEW FLOORING, FRESHLY PAINTED, FIREPLACE. ALL UTLITIES SPLIT IN HALF. NO PETS. CLOSE TO RESTAURANTS AND SHOPS.
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6981 WALKER MILL ROAD Photo Gallery 1
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4 Bedrooms
$900
1356 sqft
Beautiful shared end unit townhome with street parking and parking spaces. The home is furnished and has a private unfurnished 1 bedroom and bathroom available . A minimum of 6 month agreement (move in date negotiable). One month rent and a security deposit required before move in. There is access to the room through the front door only. The property is 3 minute drive from Addison Road metro station (blue and silver line). Rental price includes utilities and washer/dryer is available for tenants use. Current tenants are young professionals, cordial, and private. The property is very clean and well kept. All tenants are respectful and responsible.
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2406 W ROSECROFT VILLAGE CIRCLE Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$850
1900 sqft
Furnished 1 BR for Rent. (Unit # 1) for $ 850( Shared Bath and Kitchen) HomeSharing is a cost-effective model works well for those in need of affordable Furnished housing options due to life challenges. The HomeShare program is designed to offer a short/long term stay for those looking for affordable Furnished housing options while the applicant arranges for a future permanent placement option. Duration: 6 months and 12 Months terms available. This is part of EDUCARE RESOURCE CENTER , NON-PROFIT COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION , FUNDED BY PG COUNTY, MARYLAND. Amenities: Wi-Fi internet, Private Rooms, Utilities Included, Shared Kitchen. A home sharer might be a senior citizen , a person with disabilities, a single parent, a college student or a simply a person wishing to share his or her life and home with others. Renters to use mask in common area and proof of Vaccination Required as per CDC guidelines.No Smoking in Room
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2 Galveston PL SW Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
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4 Bedrooms
$615
1300 sqft
Small Room For Rent - Property Id: 815493 Available February 1st Rent: $600 utilities included Unfurnished Current Tenants: 1 male, 1 female Nearby Metro: Congress Heights (2.2 miles), Anacostia (3.1 miles), Buses: A2, A4, A8, W4, A9 Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/2-galveston-pl-sw-washington-dc/815493 Property Id 815493 No Pets Allowed (RLNE7608843)
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0 Galveston Pl SW Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$725
Room for Rent - Property Id: 319107 Available Now! Building: 2 unit apartment building Ea. Unit has 4 beds/2 baths Congress Height - Bellevue neighborhood Room: 12 x 12 room furnished Bedroom has a king sized bed Single occupancy only Bathroom shared with 1 other person Living/dining and kitchen are shared Rent: 1 person $725 $725 (refundable deposit) Lease: mth to mth Prefer 6 month stay or longer Utilities: Included in rent water, gas, electric Landmark and distance: Naval Research Center (1.5) Bridgepoint Hospital (0.2) MGM Grand (3.5) National Harbor (3.5) Tanger Outlets (3.5) DHS Headquarters (1.8) JBAB (0.8) Nearby Metro: Anacostia - Green (3 miles) Congress Heights - Green (1.8) Southern Ave - Orange (2.2) Buses: 3 minute walk to buses A9 - downtown A8 - Anacostia A4 - Anacostia Current Tenants: 1 female 1 male Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/0-galveston-pl-sw-washington-dc/319107 Property Id 319107 No Pets Allowed (RLNE7608770)
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5424 Old Temple Hill Rd Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$800
Step inside this beautiful 5 bed, 3 bath brick rambler for over 3,000 sq. feet of updated and gorgeous living space. Gorgeously refinished hardwood floors, new carpet, fresh paint, and sleek updates will make you feel right at home. The kitchen’s new wood-look laminate flooring makes a great impression, along with upgraded appliances, including a dishwasher to tackle the pots and pans after a dinner party. Outside, the large backyard is part of the .5 acre lot, so there's lots of space to relax and entertain. This pet-friendly Temple Hills gem also offers air conditioning, an in-unit washer/dryer, and ample off-street parking space for up to seven cars. This prime Temple Hills location is only minutes to the Beltway, downtown DC, National Harbor in Fort Washington, and Joint Base Andrews. You’ll also have easy access to I-495 and I-295 so that you can get around the region. Plus, Henson Creek Park is about a block away for green space right nearby. Grocery shopping is also close to home, thanks to Giant Food, Safeway, and Target Grocery. Popular dining and drinking options within a few miles include Jordan’s Bistro, Cori’s Modern Kitchen & Bar, and Via Roma. About Bungalow: We are on a mission to take the hassle out of renting. When you live in a Bungalow managed property, you are getting a modern, tech-enabled, responsive landlord from Day 1. We have all your needs covered, from utility setup to flexible lease terms, an easy-to-use app for paying rent, on-staff maintenance technicians, a dedicated team of customer support experts, and even optional furnishings and monthly cleanings. Find out why thousands of renters are choosing to rent with Bungalow. (RLNE7209505)
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10805 Pearson St Photo Gallery 1
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5 Bedrooms
$870
2250 sqft
Available immediately Room available (one year lease) in beautiful, quiet, two story house located in pleasant and quiet Kensington Heights. Co-residents are friendly young professionals who respect the rules of the house. Large, light filled, 5 bedroom 2 bathroom house on very large, tree shaded grounds. Bedrooms and bath rooms are located on the upper floor. Large living room, dining room and fully equipped kitchen are located on the first floor. Fully equipped kitchen: electric range, microwave, two large refrigerators, dishwasher, lots of shelf and cabinet space. Central A/C and heating. In house laundry, washer, dryer. Extra storage available in in-house attic and outside sheds. Bigger shed can serve as fitness or music facility. Patio and huge backyard. Walking distance from Wheaton Plaza and Wheaton metro. Walk to Giant, Costco, Macy's, Sephora, JC Penny's, Starbucks etc. Amenities include: all utilities (electricity, gas and water) + Fios high speed, fiber optic internet, central HVAC, waste removal. Bi-weekly cleaning is provided as part of utilities for bathrooms, hallways and other common areas. Periodic upkeep of outside grounds. $870 monthly all included.
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16624 CYPRESS BAY LANE Photo Gallery 1
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4 Bedrooms
$650
6052 sqft
5 Bedrooms
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9 Bedrooms
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1115 Veirs Mill Rd Bedroom 1 Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$750
Unit Bedroom 1 Available 09/19/22 One bedroom with Own Bath Near Metro Incl. utility - Property Id: 913952 Great location. Short Walk to Rockville Metro and Town center. If you don't want to walk, there is a bus stop right in front of the house. Plenty of parking space. There is a park right behind the house, with tennis court, basketball court, baseball field, trails, etc. Great House and accommodation This is a 4 bedroom 4 bath house. Each room has a separate bathroom, no need to share. All utilities, cables, and internet are included, that's at least a $150 dollar saving. Great People All young working professionals. 1 female and 2 male young professionals to share the house with. I am looking for one person, CLEAN, mature, responsible, professional or graduate students, male or female with minimum stays of six months.Longer better. Flexible leasing terms. The longer the better. Non-smokers and no Pets, please. Available 9/19/2022 If interest, please text me a brief introduction (with your name, lease length, source of income, and FICO score). thanks. Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/1115-veirs-mill-rd-rockville-md-unit-bedroom-1/913952 Property Id 913952 No Pets Allowed (RLNE7655677)
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8603 Dorian Ln Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$825
Furnished Room for Rent in Upscale Neighborhood - Property Id: 716563 * All utilities included (gas, electric, water) with wireless internet * Includes washer/dryer, kitchen * Large closet * Close to green line metro * 5 minutes to Andrew's Airforce Base * Month to month lease * Close to Wal-mart, Aldi, Marshalls, Ross, Grocery stores, restaurants, and shopping centers. Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/8603-dorian-ln-clinton-md/716563 Property Id 716563 No Pets Allowed (RLNE7650715)
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10200 Brightfield Lane Photo Gallery 1
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7 Bedrooms
$800
4300 sqft
Nice house in a nice neighborhood. Cameras are around the house and a keypad lock to get in. Multiples rooms are for rent. The rooms already come with Queen bed set. All you need is m bedsheet and other other stuff you want to put in there. Application: https://www.hemlane.com/listings/10200-brightfield-lane-upper-marlboro-md-20772/1e158782-c9e8-4a76-9c4e-d06ca8f68b5f No Pets Allowed (RLNE7618266)
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9120 Banleigh Ln Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$695
2150 sqft
This listing is just for a bedroom and not the whole house. The bedroom is in the upstairs portion of the house for $695/mo and is available for move-in on Sep 1st. The bedroom for rent shares a bathroom with one other room. The upstairs of this house is a co-living space that shares the common areas. Everything is furnished in both units but you're free to use your own furniture. The landlord pays all utilities and that includes Wifi and monthly maid service. All bedrooms have their own independent smart deadbolt locks. The minimum lease is 3 months. Credit and background checks are conducted and a security deposit in the amount of one month's rent will be collected. The bedroom is available Sep 1st and pets are welcome.
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6505 Persimmon Tree Rd Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$550
125 sqft
* WORK WEEK RENTAL * * Private Room in House. Shared Bath * * This Single Room is a PARTIAL WEEK RENTAL for FEMALE tenant. Up to 4 days per week. This rental situation is ideal for a long distance commuter who works in DC Metro area during the week and returns home on weekends. Works during the day, (not appropriate for night-shift or late shift work schedules -day time work schedules are ideal) Conveniently located with easy access to 495, 270, Georgetown, Bethesda, Tysons and airports. Furnished Room option available. Rental Room near National Parks and shopping. This is a PARTIAL WEEK RENTAL with accommodation during the workweek (Monday to Thursday). The monthly rent + utilities. Rental Room is on second floor. The second floor of house is shared with a female tenant. (39yo European, a professional graphic artist). She seeks a female to share the floor. PRIVATE ROOM FOR RENT. Large quiet room. Walk-in closet. Craftsman Bungalow Style house. Beautiful neighborhood. Room is quiet, second floor location with large windows, good light, ceiling fan and wood floor. Ample off-street parking next to house. Washer, dryer, A/C. Bath shared with neat and clean professional female. PARTIAL WEEK RENTAL $rent + utilities *The existing tenant who lives on the second floor is female and she requests the same to share the floor. Furnished upon request BATHROOM: Full bathroom is shared with female tenant. APPLICANT: woman: non-smoker, employed full-time outside home, good references, successful Rental History. APPLICATION : upon request i will send a link to begin application. Note there is a $55 non-refundable fee. I do not receive the $55 it covers AVAIL's background, eviction, credit, and other checks. The $55 is non-refundable administrative fee. UTILITIES: $95 UTILITIES include Water, Heat, A/C, electricity, WIFI internet. LEASE: Minimum 3 month, then month to month. PARKING: OFF STREET. DEDICATED SPACE. Brightly Lit. PARKING : next to front door. Convenient location with good access to Bethesda, Georgetown, Tysons, and Rockville. 1 mile from 495 Beltway. Great setup for distance commuters or workweek commuters living out of state on weekends or frequent travelers. NEIGHBORHOOD: scenic neighborhood. Close to shopping. Easy Beltway access. Exit 39 and 40. If interested in renting please respond with typical work and travel schedule. EASY WALK to the Potomac River, Canal Towpath, downtown Cabin John with natural foods store, deli, market, restaurants, Day Spa/Salon, dry cleaners, post office, bus stop, etc. BICYCLE paths: next to MacArthur Bike Trail, C and O Towpath, SHORT DRIVE TO: Great Falls Park MD, Glen Echo Park, Shopping Centers, Old Angler's Inn METRO: Bethesda Metro Station, 15 minute by car / bus. BUS: Montgomery County Ride-On Bus 32 (bus stop is a 1 minute walk from house and bus goes direct to Bethesda Metro Station) PHOTOS: https www flickr com photos 11313913@N02 sets 72157629894276914 no pets this rental is for one person no overnight guests. If interested in renting please respond with typical work and travel schedule. In the Cabin John section of Bethesda. Great location. Amazing 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom apartment in Cabin John. Amenities included: central heat, deck, hardwood floors, and washer dryer. Utilities included: air conditioning and water. Is not pet friendly. Date Available: Oct 30th 2021. $495/month rent. $95 security deposit required. Please submit the form on this page or contact Jim at 301-320-5612 to learn more. This property is managed by a responsible landlord using Avail landlord software.
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10106 Winterbrook Ln Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$675
159 sqft
Looking ideally for one tenant to share a compartmentalized single family home for bedroom 3. Each tenant would have their own private bedroom that rents for $545 and utilities average about $130, hence $675. Private Bedroom #3 in single family home - 11 ' x 9 ' (actual 108 sq ft) and closet (8 sq ft) with one window. Single (twin) size bed is Currently in this space. Private Bedroom A in single family home 161 sq ft and has six windows. Twin size bed Is currently in this space. This bedroom in not labeled on the first floor floorpan but is the room with bay window that is adjacent to the kitchen. The second set of room pictures are for this space. You would have to be VERY QUIET to stay in this room so as to not disturb the tenant in the adjacent room who is very noise sensitive. This room will be available either Aug 19 or 21st. Private Bedroom #2 in single family home - 12’-5” x 11’-2” (actual 159 sq ft) and WIC (18 sq ft) and has two windows. Double (full) size bed is currently in this space. (CURRENTLY NOT AVAILABLE). Shared spaces include bathroom, laundry, foyer, nook, kitchen, pantry, living room and backyard that includes enclosed porch. The average cost of utilities (not included in rent) per person is about $130.00 (includes electric, gas, water, internet, basic cable tv, and bi-weekly cleaning fee. Bedrooms include keyed locks. Common area shelving space will be equally divided and this includes laundry, pantry, kitchen cabinets & drawers and refrigerator/freezer. PLEASE MAKE AN APPOINTMENT TO SEE THE ROOM FIRST BEFORE APPLYING ONLINE. AFTER VIEWING THE ROOM THEN CONSIDER FILLING OUT THE APPLICATION on avail.co ($55 MOVE IN FEE - If you are accepted, I will split the application fee with you by taking $27.50 off the first month's rent but you must stay at least 6 months). This application fee covers the Nationwide criminal background checks, comprehensive eviction report and the full credit report & score. NOTE: Once you complete a renter profile, and pay for the credit check, and background screening (evictions and criminal), you can share those with other prospective landlords even if they do not use Avail currently. This can save you additional application fees and allow you to avoid inquiries on your credit report that could negatively impact your credit score. IF you have paid for these three reports elsewhere other than AVAIL, provide to me the link to this application and the reports associated with it. This is a LICENSED Howard County Rental. Location: Winterbrook Community near Savage (intersection of Route 32 and Route 1 and just 1 mile outside of Columbia city limits but zip code is JESSUP). Convenient to ~ NSA & Fort Meade, MARC Train Station, BWI Airport; Route 1, 29, 32, I-95, 295 (BW Parkway); Howard Community College (9 miles away); Univ. of MD - Baltimore Campus (UMBC) (11 miles away). Features and Facts ~ a) Private bedroom with keyed lock b) two full size bedroom windows with blinds, curtains and curtain rods c) Cable connections in private bedroom d) Wall to wall carpet except for kitchen & bathroom (vinyl flooring) e) Furnace gas heat & wood pellet stove f) Central ac (window ac unit if desired in addition to central ac - as shown in bedroom picture) g) 75-gallon quick recovery gas water heater h) Wireless internet (FIOS) i) Microwave j) Dishwasher k) Range/oven l) Disposal m) Refrigerator/freezer w/filtered water dispenser and another refrigerator w/o water dispenser o) Lots of counter space p) Lots of upper & base kitchen cabinets q) Front load energy saver washer & dryer r) Utility sink s) Bathroom medicine cabinet t) Interconnected tamper proof smoke & CO detector alarms - one on each level of the house u) Smoke detector in private bedroom w) Deadbolt on covered entrance door x) street and driveway parking available y) Outside Security Lights z) Ample storage space: shelving in private bedroom, pantry & kitchen, hallway closet aa) Cleaning Service (bi-weekly). Private bedroom furnished (if desired and preferred). Other ~ a) Smoke-free, pet-free, no illegal drugs allowed and responsible drinking environment b) lease negotiable with 30 day notice c) one person per private bedroom. d) prefer renter to have their own transportation as there is no convenient nearby public transportation but RTA route is within walking distance (Route 503/E). Finances ~ a) Income range should be around $24,300 (3 x’s rent & utilities). b) Utilities are about $130 per month per person for electric, gas, water/sewer, bi-weekly cleaning service, FIOS TV & Internet. They are NOT included in the rent. c) $350 for security deposit. IF your credit score is low then the security deposit will become $545. Some general minimum qualifications are: • No aggravated felonies in criminal history • No recent evictions • No judgements or outstanding balance due to a previous landlord • No open bankruptcy • credit score of at least 600. For more information contact 443-823-5413 cell/text or 205-358-3749 landline (central time) or email me. IT IS BEST TO CONTACT ME VIA EMAIL AND/OR TEXT INITIALLY just in case I do not hear the messages left on cell phone voicemail very well. My landline has voice to email capability so if you leave a voicemail, I'll get an email with exactly what you state on voicemail. LEAVE A CONTACT PHONE NUMBER THAT I CAN REACH YOU IN YOUR EMAIL AND/OR TEXT RESPONSES: ALL OTHER EMAIL/TEXT REPLIES WITHOUT THAT WILL MOST LIKELY BE TREATED LIKE SPAM AND I WILL NOT REPLY BACK.
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900 West Street Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,000
425 sqft
I have a very lovely townhome that I am renting A ROOM (NOT THE ENTIRE HOME) with a shared bath and Kitchen to ONE PERSON with a mini-fridge. You will have full use of the entire home in Laurel, MD. It is Avaliable on August 1, 2022. l will only rent to a CLEAN and RESPONSIBLE individual. Wifi & toiletries are included. Please call me if you are interested or have any questions. * Utilities Included - Heat & AC - WiFi - Gas * Toiletries Included - Toilet Paper - Paper Towels - Toothpaste - Mouthwash - Floss - Cleaning Supplies for Bathroom & Kitchen *NOT INCLUDED -Water -Electricity Please call to book a Tour.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How expensive is it to rent a studio apartment in Hyattsville?

The average rent for a studio apartment in Hyattsville is $1,673 per month.

How much is rent for a one-bedroom apartment in Hyattsville?

One-bedroom apartment rentals in Hyattsville rent for $1,813 per month.

What is the typical rent for a two-bedroom apartments in Hyattsville?

The average rent for a two-bedroom apartment in Hyattsville is $2,174 per month.
City Guide for Hyattsville, MD

"I'm just working for a living singing with my friends / As I cast my dreams to the wind, / Maryland, I'm coming home." (- Vonda Shepard)

Hyattsville is a city in Prince George’s County, Maryland with a population of 17,557. It was named for the founder, Christopher Clark Hyatt, and it provides access to Washington via the West Hyattsville and Prince George Plaza metro stations as well as the MARC commuter rail. The accessibility makes this a popular settling spot for people who work in the capital. It has a beautiful historic district with lots of old Victorian homes and is just a quick ride into both D.C. and Baltimore. It also attracts a high gay and lesbian population.

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What to keep in mind when looking for apartments under $1,000 in Hyattsville, MD

Finding a deal on affordable apartments under $1,000 in Hyattsville is worth the extra effort. Come ready to pounce on the best deals. Call the property management in advance to ask what paperwork they need and come prepared. Bank statements, pay stubs, identification, and letters of recommendation from an employer or landlord are usually standard. It’s better to come to an apartment tour over-prepared and ready to sign.

You probably won’t find affordable apartments under $1,000 in Hyattsville in the heart of the action, but you can still land in a neighborhood you love. Look for locations on the outskirts of your dream location or reconsider how much space you really need. A studio apartment may offer plenty of space in your ideal neighborhood at a cheaper price point.

Some property managers will also know about apartments under $1,000 in other buildings they manage, or through word-of-mouth from industry contacts. Ask about any leads if you can’t find the space you need. Touring the first floor for affordable apartments that need some updating can also yield a great deal.