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Erin J

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Retro basement suite with office, near DC

Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

Listing #143282

House | Entire Home
Rates from USD $2000 | Monthly
Last Updated 12 days ago


Hip vintage, art-filled suite (in a 1940s home), on an accessible street, near downtown Silver Spring. Easily walk-able to tons of great restaurants (many ethnic cuisine options), breweries, shopping, Metro station (~20mins), Sligo Creek Trail, The Fillmore, Farmers' market, Whole Foods, dog-park, & AFI independent theatre. Quick drive to downtown DC. Minimum 30 day, Maximum 90 day stay. Accommodates 1-2 ppl looking for a convenient, safe, home-away from home. We are LGBTQIAP+ & POC friendly - All are welcome The interior of the suite is decorated with mostly 1950-60s mid century modern decor and is full of art by us or close friends. The updated suite is approximately 900sqft located in the private basement of our 1940s home. There is a bedroom, bathroom, office, laundry, kitchen, living room, private patio. Perfect for long-term business travelers, people relocating to the area, and home renovators! You will have all 900 sqft to yourself! The suite is separate and has a private entrance. Other things to note Pets (dogs and cat) live upstairs at this property. Aside from seeing them through the windows (perhaps the occasional greeting bark) you shouldn't have much interaction with them. Hypoallergenic linens are provided. The kitchen is fully stocked with cooking utensils, table wear, glasses, pots and pans, toaster, coffee pot, tea kettle, coffee grinder. We also supply some coffee, tea, oil, and spices to get you by for a few days. The bathroom is equipped with a small walk in shower, some toilet paper, hand soap, travel-sized shampoo/conditioner, hair dryer, and other toiletries. FYI: If you're over 6'3" (and not an extreme yogi) the shower might be a bit tight. Free laundry in the unit. As this is a basement unit, there are a few spots in the unit with "low" overhead clearance. If you are taller than 6'3" you may need to duck in the bedroom entryway. As this is a long-term stay, we only provide enough toilet paper, paper towels, laundry pods, dish soap, coffee, spices to get you started. Whole Foods Market, Safeway, Giant, and the Saturday morning Farmers' Market are all very close by if you need to restock. Street PARKING in front of the house. Maximum two vehicles! Parking is free but a visitor permit is required. Permit will be provided upon your arrival. Lost/replacement permit fee is $20 each. NOTE: you will need to take stone steps up to the house and also descend one flight of stairs to access the space as it is on the basement level. Please read the check-in directions before arriving, to make sure you have no issues finding the apartment. A door code will be provided after booking to enter the suite.




900 ft2

Suited For

Property Type


From January 1, 2022 until July 1, 2022

Minimum Stay

1 Month | Dates are flexible for this listing

Comments: 1 to 3 month rental


House in Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

Closest University

University of Maryland

Nearby Universities
University of Maryland, Howard, American University, George Town

Comments: Woodside Park


  • Off Campus
  • Walk to Campus
  • Urban
  • Suburban
  • Near Ocean or Lake
  • Near Woods
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Shops
  • Near Public Transportation

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $2000 Monthly

Utilities are included

A cleaning service is not included


Ask about the suitability of the home for young kids

Ask about bringing pets

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available





High Speed Internet



Balcony or Patio



Temperature Control

Air Conditioning





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Erin J user icon

Erin J

Member Since 2021

Trust Score (2)
Independent Scholar or Retired Academic