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75 Apartments for rent in Arlington, VA under $1,200

Finding a deal on affordable apartments under $1,200 in Arlington is worth the extra effort. Come ready to pounce on the best deals. Call the property management in advance to ... Read Guide >
Co-Living - Common at National Landing Photo Gallery 1
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1 Unit Available
Co-Living - Common at National Landing
2221 S Clark St, Arlington, VA 22202
Crystal City Shops
Studio
$938
Last updated January 17 at 1:00 AM
Commons newest home in National Landing includes private studios and fully furnished private rooms in shared suites. The private, fully furnished rooms in shared suites save you hundreds of dollars a month by including a wide range of perks from free WiFi to weekly cleanings of shared community spaces. Each suite is fully stocked with household and kitchen essentials. Enjoy open-concept spaces, and community areas with hand-picked decorative features to make you feel at home. The building is amenitized with a media room, community lounge, game room, wellness studio, library, and outdoor space. At Common, you can get to know your neighbors. The community is connected with our very own app, Connect by Common, where there is ample opportunity for meetups around shared interests. Access free perks, get discounts from local and national brands all from the convenience of your phone. On any given day, members will co-host a party on their rooftop and participate in five different conversation threads.
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1144 STUART STREET Photo Gallery 1
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1144 STUART STREET
1144 North Stuart Street, Arlington, VA 22201
Ballston - Virginia Square
1 Bedroom
$900
300 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 11:45 PM
ROOM ONLY w shared bath and kitchen with two other tenants . Super economic living in the heart of it all! Includes all utilities trash, monthly maid service. Available immediately. Call for information. 2 blocks to Ballston Metro, 2 Blocks to Ballston Virginia Square. Corner of Wash. Blvd & N Stuart. 2 blocks South of Wash Lee HS Note Entrance is at 1142 N Stuart St. Top Floor newly carpeted and painted.
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4239 15TH STREET N Photo Gallery 1
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4239 15TH STREET N
4239 15th Street North, Arlington, VA 22207
Cherrydale
1 Bedroom
$725
1827 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 11:45 PM
This is a 1 bedroom and1 bath only rental. No kitchen access. Unit does have a washer and dryer, off street parking and yard access. Walk to Ballston Metro, restaurants, schools, shopping, parks and trails all within minutes of this property
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2621 N SYCAMORE STREET Photo Gallery 1
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1 Unit Available
2621 N SYCAMORE STREET
2621 North Sycamore Street, Arlington, VA 22207
East Falls Church
1 Bedroom
$1,100
2232 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 11:45 PM
Ideal Commuter location. Less than 1 mile to East Falls Church metro. Easy access to I-66 and Lee Highway. Rare find 1 bedroom/1 bathroom basement unit with separate entrance. Includes full kitchen, living and dining area with full bar. Parking on Street. Water is included with rent. Tenant pays 1/3 gas and 1/3 electric. Washer and dryer in unit.
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900 N TAYLOR ST. Photo Gallery 1
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900 N TAYLOR ST.
900 North Taylor Street, Arlington, VA 22203
Ballston - Virginia Square
1 Bedroom
$935
634 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 11:40 PM
Retirement community-Independent living, for age 55+. ****with required monthly service/amenity fee of $3021. Immaculate newly renovated neutral one bedroom unit with easy-care LVP floors, new shower, window treatments. Spacious balcony looks toward n. Arlington. Owners prefer no pets, but may consider case-by-case basis. Available immediately! Please call agent for appointment and parking details.
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714 20TH STREET S Photo Gallery 1
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714 20TH STREET S
714 20th Street South, Arlington, VA 22202
Aurora Highlands
Studio
$1,150
300 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 11:40 PM
NEWLY REMODELED! CONVENIENT EFFICIENCY APARTMENT IN FANTASTIC LOCATION RENT INCLUDES ALL UTILITIES EXCEPT TELE/CABLE. GREAT SHARED BACK YARD - Sorry No pets. The landlord requires credit with scores at a minimum of 650 and minimum rent to income ratio of 30%
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Results within 1 mile of Arlington
Carousel Court Photo Gallery 1
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Carousel Court
5714 Seminary Road Suite A, Falls Church, VA 22041
1 Bedroom
$1,126
742 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 11:46 PM
combines the convenience of an affordable suburban community with easy access to the entire Falls Church area. Dining, entertainment and shopping are just minutes away at Pentagon City Mall and Washington DC. Spacious and unique one and two-bedroom floor plans are available with great features such as hardwood floors and spacious rooms. The Carousel Court offers a convenient residential setting to complement an active life. Come home to quality and affordable Falls Church apartment living!
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Results within 5 miles of Arlington
South Pointe Photo Gallery 1
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15 Units Available
South Pointe
2603 Southern Ave, Temple Hills, MD 20748
Hillcrest Heights
1 Bedroom
$1,145
600 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,215
600 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 11:53 PM
Just minutes away from the scenic National Harbor and Beltway. The Southern Avenue Metro Station is within walking distance for an easy commute. It is a pet-friendly community with private patios and balconies for residents.
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Hillside Terrace Photo Gallery 1
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1 Unit Available
Hillside Terrace
1812 23rd St SE, Washington, DC 20020
Anacostia
1 Bedroom
$1,195
650 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 11:50 PM
Located in Randle Highlands, a quiet neighborhood of Southeast DC, Hillside Terrace is an apartment community with studio, one, and two-bedroom apartments for rent. The garden-style apartments feature updated kitchens and baths, ample closet space, and beautiful hardwood flooring. Living at Hillside Terrace, residents can enjoy the conveniences of on-site maintenance and management, paying rent online, and having water, sewer, and trash payments included in their rent. The location of the apartments is perfect for those who would like to live in a slower-paced residential neighborhood, while still having easy access to all that DC has to offer. The housing provider will not refuse to rent a rental unit to a person because the person will provide the rental payment, in whole or in part, through a voucher for rental housing assistance provided by the District or federal government.
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Co-Living Housing - Common Wilson Photo Gallery 1
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1 Unit Available
Co-Living Housing - Common Wilson
529 G Street Southeast, Washington, DC 20003
Capitol Hill
Studio
$854
Last updated January 17 at 1:00 AM
*THIS IS A FULLY FURNISHED, PRIVATE BEDROOM IN A SHARED SUITE* Common provides furnished, flexible shared housing and enables you to save hundreds of dollars per month. All Common members have a private bedroom, furnished with a high-end mattress and furniture. At Common, you can get to know your neighbors. The community is connected with our very own app, Connect by Common, where there is ample opportunity for meetups around shared interests. Access free perks, get discounts from local and national brands all from the convenience of your phone. On any given day, members will co-host a party on their rooftop and participate in five different conversation threads. Included as part of your membership, we offer complimentary weekly cleaning of common spaces and shared supplies such as paper towels, toilet paper, pots and pans, and much, much more! Located in Capitol Hill, enjoy all the perks of living in a quiet neighborhood with the convenience of public transportation and a multitude of restaurants and shops. Only a 6 minute walk to the blue, green, and silver lines at Eastern Market station, or a 10 minute walk to the green line at Navy Yard-Ballpark station. Want to explore the neighborhood? Enjoy coffee and something sweet at Peregrine Espresso or District Doughnut, or grab a bite at Ted’s Bulletin. Our coliving home in Capitol Hill features: - NO BROKER’S FEE - Private, furnished bedroom with lamp, night stand, walk-in closet, and hangers - Fully furnished shared spaces - In unit washer and dryer - High- end stainless steel kitchen appliances (Pots, pans, utensils, etc.) - Stocked household essentials (Laundry detergent, toilet paper, etc.) - Fully furnished community spaces - Fully furnished community spaces, and outdoor bbq - Free wifi - Bike storage - ALL utilities included in the rent, including heat, hot water, gas, and electric - Keyless access and tech-enabled spaces - Weekly cleaning of all shared spaces included - 6 min walk to the blue, orange, and silver line at Eastern Market station, 10 minute walk to the green line at Navy Yard-Ballpark - Free, exclusive Common member events throughout the city - Minutes away from coffee shops, grocery stores, and popular bars such as Ted’s Bulletin, Peregrine Espresso, District Doughnut, etc. - Flexible lease terms
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2 Galveston PL SW Photo Gallery 1
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2 Galveston PL SW
2 Galveston Place Southwest, Washington, DC 20032
Congress Heights
4 Bedrooms
$600
1300 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 7:42 AM
Available 02/01/22 Small Room For Rent - Property Id: 815493 Available February 1st Rent: $600 utilities included Furnishings: twin bed 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 (RLNE7147969)
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2100 Fendall Street, SE - CONDO Unit 9 Photo Gallery 1
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2100 Fendall Street, SE - CONDO Unit 9
2100 Fendall Street Southeast, Washington, DC 20020
Anacostia
1 Bedroom
$1,100
Last updated January 17 at 7:41 AM
1 Bedroom Condo in Anacostia Minutes from New Skyline Area - PRICE REDUCTION: PRICED TO MOVE! MOVE IN BEFORE THE HOLIDAYS! This 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom condo is centrally located. Minutes from public transportation, Skyline Development, 295, Virginia, Downtown and more. This condo has natural light that accents the original hardwood floors perfectly. The hardwood floors are through out the home. The windows of the condos face the trees to provide an additional feel of seclusion and to make you forget you are in the city. Alarm system is included in the rent. Parking available directly outside of the building or street parking. Pets are welcome and subject to a pet application. BROKERS AND REALTORS ARE WELCOMED. (RLNE6973618)
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6018 Saint John Dr Photo Gallery 1
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6018 Saint John Dr
6018 St John Drive, Franconia, VA 22310
1 Bedroom
$1,200
Last updated January 17 at 7:40 AM
Saint John - Property Id: 806391 1 bedroom and shared bathroom in basement available for rent. The rent is $1,200/month per room plus utilities. Laundry room available in the basement. Upstairs kitchen access. Pets considered on a case by case basis. Looking for females only please. Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/6018-saint-john-dr-alexandria-va/806391 Property Id 806391 (RLNE7104105)
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1800 Susquehannock Dr. Photo Gallery 1
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1800 Susquehannock Dr.
1800 Susquehannock Drive, McLean, VA 22101
1 Bedroom
$700
Last updated January 17 at 7:40 AM
Room Rental by Tysons Mall/66/123/495/Arlington/DC - Property Id: 603325 McLean Room Rental by TysonsCorner Mall 66/123/495 Arlington/Vienna/DC 5712393968 If you are interested in renting a room please call to schedule a visit or viewing. I am offering a room for rent in a McLean house in a great area and a convenient location. Access to all common areas Kitchen, Dining room, Living room, Washer & Dryer as well as the Powder room on the Main floor. There is driveway parking and plenty of street parking available. There is HIGH SPEED Wifi No pets allowed Rent is $700 a month without utilities The address is 1800 Susquehannock Dr. McLean VA 22101. Nearby : Merrifield Downtown McLean Langley Shopping Center Pimmit Hills Tysons Corner Mall 5-10 minute drive from 66/123/495 5-10 minute drive to McLean Metro and West Falls Church Metro 15 minute drive to GW Parkway to DC 15 minute drive to Arlington, VA 5712393968 If you are interested in renting a room please call to schedule a visit or viewing. Ask for Susan, who will work with you. DO NOT EMAIL. Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/1800-susquehannock-dr.-mclean-va/603325 Property Id 603325 No Pets Allowed (RLNE7095729)
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859 Regents Square Photo Gallery 1
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859 Regents Square
859 Regents Square, National Harbor, MD 20745
1 Bedroom
$1,055
2528 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 7:39 AM
Behind the gorgeous brick exterior, this 4 bed, 5 bath Oxon Hill townhome offers a fantastic 2528 sq ft layout with hardwood flooring and outdoor patio space. All four bedrooms boast en suite bathrooms, plus there is an additional shared bathroom as well. The kitchen has beautiful granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, including a dishwasher for easy clean-up. Youâ??ll also have an in-unit washer/dryer, A/C, and two parking spots.  This fabulous location is a 10-minute walk to the heart of National Harbor! Enjoy beautiful views and easy access to waterfront restaurants and entertainment from this convenient spot. Oxon Cove Park and Fort Foote Park are nearby for green space, Potomac River views, trails, and history. DC is about 10 miles away via I-295, and Alexandria, VA is about a 15-minute drive on I-495. Potomac Gourmet Market, Safeway, and ALDI are all a quick car trip away for groceries. And there are plenty of places to grab a meal out right in the neighborhood, including Succotash, The Walrus Oyster & Ale House, Crab Cake Cafe, and more! 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. (RLNE6655215)
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3446 Connecticut Ave NW Apt 203 Photo Gallery 1
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3446 Connecticut Ave NW Apt 203
3446 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008
Cleveland Park
Studio
$1,195
500 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 3:31 AM
Charming studio in Cleveland Park! Condo includes full size Murphy Bed, closet with shelving and storage, separate kitchen, and laundry in building. No need for a car as you are only steps from the Red Line, and walking distance to shopping and dining.
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6505 Persimmon Tree Rd Photo Gallery 1
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6505 Persimmon Tree Rd
6505 Persimmon Tree Road, Cabin John, MD 20818
1 Bedroom
$495
110 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 3:14 AM
* Room For Rent in House * * This Single Room is a PARTIAL WEEK RENTAL for a 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. 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 with 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. 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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1254 Half Street Southwest - C Photo Gallery 1
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1254 Half Street Southwest - C
1254 Half Street Southwest, Washington, DC 20024
Southwest - Waterfront
4 Bedrooms
$900
1800 sqft
Last updated January 12 at 10:36 AM
There are 3 bedrooms available in this 4 bedroom house. The rent ranges from $825-$925 dependent on room size. The current tenant is in their early 30's. Generally we would reach out to him to give the house tours themselves, so that he may screen potential roommates. To be clear, this is a 'roommate situation.' Four people sharing one big house. You of course get your own bedroom, but the rest of the space is shared. 1254 Half Street is a four bedroom, 1 and ½ bath house that's on the edge of Washington DC's Southwest quadrant. There are 3 vacant rooms at the moment. Utilities are shared and include electricity, water, gas, and internet. The one current tenant works on Capitol Hill. Eric is a 31 year old attorney working for a government contractor. Always willing to talk pop culture, politics, and the local stray cats.
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811 Barnaby St SE -103 Photo Gallery 1
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811 Barnaby St SE -103
811 Barnaby Street Southeast, Washington, DC 20032
Congress Heights
1 Bedroom
$1,175
650 sqft
Last updated January 12 at 10:35 AM
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Results within 10 miles of Arlington
Remington Place Photo Gallery 1
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2 Units Available
Remington Place
2602 Brinkley Rd, Fort Washington, MD 20744
Oxon Hill-Glassmanor
Studio
$1,095
490 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 11:55 PM
Elegant high-rise living with all the culture and historic attraction of Fort Washington. Deluxe units feature appliances, air conditioning, dishwasher and walk-in closets. Community offers 24-hour maintenance, gym, pool and more.
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16 Units Available
The Gallery on New Hampshire
9408 Adelphi Road, Adelphi, MD 20783
Studio
$1,120
450 sqft
1 Bedroom
$1,285
727 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,430
900 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 11:53 PM
Get ready to be wowed. The Gallery on New Hampshire offers everything you have been looking for in a friendly community at a great price. From the beautiful grounds to the resort style pool to the modern clubroom and fitness center to the soccer field and picnic area, The Gallery on New Hampshire will feel like your personal resort. In your new, light-filled apartment, youll be amazed at our newly renovated spacious, open floor plans. Our location provides direct access to the District. Wed love for you to see all this for yourself. Call or schedule your personal tour today.
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5 Units Available
Prince George's Apartments
3900 Hamilton St, Hyattsville, MD 20781
1 Bedroom
$1,200
650 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 11:53 PM
Prince George’s Apartments offers everything you have been looking for in a community at a great price. Come take advantage of a perfect location that is convenient to the Hamilton Splash Park, The Mall at Prince George’s, major Universities, Hyattsville Metro, and Washington DC. Thoughtfully designed to fit all your needs, our Hyattsville Maryland apartments are available in a variety of layouts to make it easy for you to find the perfect place! At Daro, we are pledged to the letter and spirit of U.S. policy for the achievement of equal housing opportunity throughout the nation. We encourage and support an affirmative advertising and marketing program in which there are no barriers to obtaining housing because of actual or perceived: race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, familial status or responsibilities, matriculation, political affiliation, genetic information, disability, source of income, victim of an intra family offense, place of residence or business. We will not refuse to rent a rental unit to a person because the person will provide the rental payment, in whole or in part, through a voucher for rental housing assistance provided by the District or federal government.
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4 Units Available
Sheridan Apartments
620 Sheridan St, Chillum, MD 20783
Chillum
Studio
$1,050
504 sqft
1 Bedroom
$1,275
797 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 11:53 PM
Conveniently located in Hyattsville, Maryland, Sheridan Apartments offers studio, one-bedroom, or two-bedroom apartment homes for rent. Located 1 mile from the D.C. border, both the Hyattsville area and Sheridan Apartments have a lot to offer their residents. From close shopping, dining, and public transportation, Sheridan Apartments is the community you will love to live, work, and play in. At Daro, we are pledged to the letter and spirit of U.S. policy for the achievement of equal housing opportunity throughout the nation. We encourage and support an affirmative advertising and marketing program in which there are no barriers to obtaining housing because of actual or perceived: race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, familial status or responsibilities, matriculation, political affiliation, genetic information, disability, source of income, victim of an intra family offense, place of residence or business. We will not refuse to rent a rental unit to a person because the person will provide the rental payment, in whole or in part, through a voucher for rental housing assistance provided by the District or federal government.
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14 Units Available
Avondale Overlook
2400 Queens Chapel Rd, Hyattsville, MD 20782
Chillum
Studio
$1,180
425 sqft
1 Bedroom
$1,375
720 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,485
980 sqft
Last updated January 17 at 11:51 PM
Thoughtfully designed 1-3 bedroom apartments conveniently situated in a thriving neighborhood near West Hyattsville Metro Station. Floor plans feature modern kitchens, walk-in closets and ceramic tile bathrooms. Private balconies available in select apartments.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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

The average rent for a studio apartment in Arlington is $1,827 per month.

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

One-bedroom apartment rentals in Arlington rent for $2,230 per month.

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

The average rent for a two-bedroom apartment in Arlington is $3,083 per month.
City Guide for Arlington, VA

Just across the Potomac River, sits a city filled with old colonial homes and steeped in American history. Arlington, Virginia may be known for the Pentagon and the National Cemetery but beyond the tourist attractions and landmarks, it is a bustling, hip city.

When starting out in this new city, there is something cozy, yet cool, about Arlington. Tree-lined streets lend themselves to high-rise apartments as well as colonial-inspired homes. Boutiques and trendy eateries share the same sidewalk as restaurants and neighbors here exchange conversation on bike paths as well as the Metro.

Cost of living: Rent can be a bit pricey but those moving should consider Arlington’s proximity to D.C., its abundance of culture and the ability to commute using the Metro, which can save on a car payment/insurance. It is also a good walking city, so what you pay in rent, you save on transportation because you can walk to dinner, shopping and entertainment.

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What to keep in mind when looking for apartments under $1,200 in Arlington, VA

Finding a deal on affordable apartments under $1,200 in Arlington 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 $1,200 in Arlington 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 $1,200 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.