Tap here to try the Rental Assistant! ×
Save This Search

Houses for Rent in Washington, DC
22 Rentals Available

  • Top Rated for Location
    Have rent special Rent Specials
    a bedroom with a bed and a dresser and three windows a large brick building on the corner of a street

    3701 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016
    4 Units available
    1 BED $2,079
    2 BEDS $2,625
    Property reviews
    5/5 Pat R. on Dec 29, 2023

    Very beautiful as soon as you walk in the door. Apts are big with high ceilings 24 hours gym n laundry. Staff is great

    5/5 Mr J. on Aug 1, 2023

    Good property and staff is very helpful.

  • Today

    520 E Street Northeast, #11, Washington, DC 20002
    1 BED $2,397
  • 11 days ago

    Uni 1, Washington, DC 20001
    1 BED $2,590
  • Today

    940 24Th Street NW, Washington, DC 20037
  • Today

    1829 I Street Northeast, Washington, DC 20002
    4 BEDS $3,900
  • Today

    3701 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016
    1 BED $2,079
    2 BEDS $2,625
  • Need to find a home fast? Take a quiz and let us find a home that fits your needs
  • # 7, Washington, DC 20020
  • Today

    1401 Foxhall Road NW, Washington, DC 20007
  • Today

    3815 W Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20007
    3 BEDS $3,600
  • Today

    922 K Street Northeast, Washington, DC 20002
    3 BEDS $3,872
  • Today

    1626 4Th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001
  • Today

    802 Malcolm X Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC 20032
    4 BEDS $2,500
  • Interactive banner rent
    What is your max rent budget?
  • Today

    4986 Just St NE, Wasington, DC 20019
    3 BEDS $2,450
  • Today

    1829 H Street NE, Washignton, DC 20002
    1 BED $850
  • Today

    4902 Arkansas Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20011
    1 BED $800
    1200 BEDS $1,200
  • Today

    20 R St NE, Washington, DC 20002
    4 BEDS $4,564
  • Today

    1350 Constitution Avenue NE, Washington, DC 20002
  • Today

    3801 W Street SE, Washington, DC 20020
    2 BEDS $1,900
  • Interactive banner bedroom
    How many bedrooms are you
    looking for?
  • 1418 Juniper Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20012
  • 1418 Juniper Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20012

Popular searches Average rent Renters guide Demographics

Average rent in Washington, DC

$2,390/mo Washington, DC average rental price, March 2024
Image Average Rent

The average monthly rent of apartments in Washington, DC is $2,390.

Washington, DC apartment rent ranges

About 25% of apartment rents in Washington, DC range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 64% of apartments. Around 10% of Washington’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 1% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Washington, DC rent trends

Getting around in Washington, DC

91 /100
Walker's Paradise
75 /100
Excellent Transit
87 /100
Very Bikeable
Walk Score®: 91, Transit Score®: 75, Bike Score®: 87

Frequently asked questions

How much is the rent for a house in Washington, DC?

The price range of a house for rent is between $2,000 and $3,900. Find house for rent in Washington, DC.

How many houses are available in Washington, DC on RentCafe?

There are 7 house rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Washington, DC were last updated on 14 Apr 2024.

What is the average size of a rental house in Washington, DC?

The average Washington, DC rental house size is 1,077 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a house in Washington, DC?

Renting a house in Washington, DC comes with more space, both indoor and outdoor.

What are the downsides of renting a house apartment in Washington, DC?

Houses for rent in Washington, DC are usually located in non-central areas. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Washington, DC.

Look for houses for rent near me

Do you want a house with a backyard, a grill area, that offers you privacy and enough space for your family? RentCafe offers you the possibility to look for a house for rent near you, to find the one that best suits your family. Browsing through our listings, you can filter by size, price, pet policy, check out the location, to find the best house in your area. Whether you are looking to move to a particular neighborhood, or a specific ZIP code, may it be for its safety, beautiful buildings, or quiet atmosphere, you can find the rental house that your whole family will enjoy.

Your next home is out there, whether you are looking for a house for rent near you or anywhere in the U.S. Easily browse houses for rent with availability updated daily, and let's find the one that is perfect for you!

Renting a house in Washington, DC

Those looking for a cozy home with lots of living and storage space and a backyard, and also like the freedom of renting, rental homes can offer the best of both worlds. This segment of the rental market has become very popular and the selection is better than ever. In Washington, DC there are 19 homes for rent including duplexes, townhomes and single family homes for rent. If you are flexible about the location, you will find cheap houses to rent by searching a little further away from downtown, for as little as $2,079, or, if you’re willing to pay a little extra, take a look at what’s available in some of the best residential areas in town, and you’ll be surprised to find a nice selection of single-family houses renting for up to $3,900. To find the right house that fits your criteria, filter by price, number of bedrooms, number of bathrooms or amenities. It may also be useful to know that the average cost to rent a single family home in Washington, DC is $2,812.

When you rent a house you can have as little or as much space as you wish

While apartments can be more limiting space wise, when you rent a house, you have a little more wiggle room (pun intended). Smaller 1 bedroom homes are perfect for a couple, 2 bedroom homes for those who need an extra bedroom for guests or for a baby, 3 bedroom and 4 bedroom homes that are just right for families with children. Larger rental homes are also great for sharing with roommates, whether you’re looking for something close to work, close to your college campus, or just close to shopping and entertainment.

Finding a home nearby is easier than you think. Check out our Apartments Near Me page and take your pick!