Fort Chaplin Park
Hutchinson, Amy, The Washington Times (Washington, DC)
Each week The Washington Times profiles an area rental community to shed light on what it might be like to live there.
ADDRESS: 4212 E. Capitol St. NE
RENT: One-bedroom apartment (768 square feet), $600 to $675; two-bedroom apartment (984 square feet), $650 to $775; three-bedroom, 1 1/2 bath apartment (1,100 square feet), $850; three-bedroom town house (1,075 square feet), $982.
Gas heat and water and sewer fees are included in rental prices. Residents are responsible for electric costs. There is no security deposit; the application fee is $35 for a single applicant or $30 per applicant for more than one.
SPECIALS: Fort Chaplin Park offers occasional specials.
AGE: 30 years old
FEATURES: Spacious apartments include eat-in kitchens with frost-free refrigerator, gas stove and disposal. Kitchens in town houses also have a breakfast area, dishwasher and pantry. All units have oak parquet flooring, ceramic tile bathrooms, walk-in closets, smoke detectors, individually controlled central heat and air conditioning and a balcony or patio.
Town homes are two levels with bedrooms upstairs and have 1 1/2 baths and a combined living-dining room area in addition to the spacious kitchen. …