Penn Quarter: $3,000

2BR: 631 D St. NW, Apt. 1025


This two-bedroom, one-bathroom spot in Penn Quarter is a roomy 1,000 square feet. The spacious bedrooms each have large closets. A storage-friendly kitchen with granite countertops opens up to a living room. A small balcony is attached. There are two fitness centers and a rooftop pool. Archives Metro is a block away. You can park in the building for an extra $200 a month. Contact: Danielle Simmons, Urban Igloo, 864-884-9548 ,


Pentagon City: $2,700

2BR: 738 15th St. S, Unit A, Arlington


Just a block away from the Pentagon City Metro, this 1,350-square-foot two-bedroom is full of surprises. The large living room has a working fireplace. A storage closet spans an entire wall. Upstairs are two large bedrooms each with a full bathroom. The Pentagon City Fashion Mall and Virginia Highlands Park are close by. A reserved parking space is included. Contact: David Hilburg, owner, 202-670-6012,