Yesterday, we reported that The Dumont in Mount Vernon Triangle will be sold in April to Equity Residential and speculated whether the two-building development would be rentals or condos. An eagle-eyed UrbanTurf reader let us know that at least one of the towers at The Dumont is going rental.
Equity Residential’s website is already listing rates for 425 Massachusetts Avenue, and they aren’t cheap. See table below.
|Rent range||Square footage|
|Studios||$1,785 – $2,046||504 – 569|
|One-bedrooms||$2,175 – $3,530||638 – 1,293|
|Two-bedrooms||$3,685 – $6,750||1,090 – 1,717|
In our opinion, these rates seem fairly high across the board. By comparison, rents for one and two-bedroom apartments at CityVista not far from The Dumont and Allegro Apartments in Columbia Heights range from $1,500 to $2,100, according to Kettler’s website. Both of these projects are also offering between 1.5 and two months free rent, so it seems that to be able to compete, The Dumont will need to offer similarly attractive incentives.
This article originally published at http://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/the_dumont_goes_rental/1909
Most Popular... This Week • Last 30 Days • Ever
The H Street Corridor once epitomized DC's development boom, but construction activit... read »
UrbanTurf is taking a look at what we think will be the three metrics that will deter... read »
A look at the close-in cities in Maryland and Virginia with the lowest supply of home... read »
Built in 1840, the home has been home to members of Congress and presidential cabinet... read »
The gorgeous boutique condominium is ideally located on the border of Columbia Height... read »
UrbanTurf is re-running its primer on property taxes which outlines a few things that... read »
UrbanTurf has compiled virtual looks at large new developments around the DC region.... read »
After two years of market forces left this neighborhood nearly unrecognizable, signs ... read »
The Shaw pipeline is starting the year off hot.... read »
The upzoning would mandate additional Inclusionary Zoning units for developments alon... read »
With this weekend's DC houseboat tour a day away, UrbanTurf thought it only fitting t... read »
President Obama travels to Denver this morning to sign the stimulus bill that has bee... read »
In this week's installment of Ask An Agent, a reader wonders if there is a rule for h... read »
As The Wharf prepares to begin construction, DC's houseboat community heads to its ne... read »
In this week's installment of Ask An Agent, a reader asks a fairly common question th... read »
DC Real Estate Guides
Short guides to navigating the DC-area real estate market
We've collected all our helpful guides for buying, selling and renting in and around Washington, DC in one place. Visit guides.urbanturf.com or start browsing below!
Intro guides for first-time home buyers
Awesome and unusual real estate from across the DC Metro