VanHorn, Theresa, The Washington Times (Washington, DC)
Each week, The Washington Times profiles an area rental community to see what it might be like to live there.
ADDRESS: 4850 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington
RENT: Efficiency apartments (434 square feet) range from $610 to $650; one-bedroom units (650 square feet) range from $735 to $890; two-bedroom, two-bathroom units (800 square feet) range from $994 to $1,175.
Connecticut Heights includes two buildings, a high rise and a midrise. Rental rates for homes in the high rise include all utilities.
The application fee is $25 per single applicant; married applicants pay a single fee. The security deposit is $250 per unit.
SPECIAL: Connecticut Heights runs occasional specials on rental prices.
AGE: The high rise is 27 years old, while the midrise is about 50.
FEATURES: Apartments have wall-to-wall carpeting or hardwood floors.
Each full-size modern kitchen features a dishwasher, disposal, double-door refrigerator and continuous-clean oven. A pass-through or wraparound counter also is part of each kitchen's design.
Cable television is available.
AMENITIES: A heated indoor pool and an outdoor pool with a sundeck allow residents to swim year-round. …