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Lease now and receive waived amenity fees on all 12 month leases! Restrictions may apply, see leasing agent for details.

Prices and availability subject to change without notice.
Prices and availability subject to change without notice.
Prices and availability subject to change without notice.
Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

Convenient For

  • Faculty/Staff
  • Graduate Students
  • Undergraduates

Lease Terms

  • Flexible/Other lease


Expense TypeFee
Cat Rent$50
Dog Rent$75
Expense TypeFee
Cat Fee$500
Dog Fee$500
Application Fee$60
Security DepositSee Floorplans

Apartment Description

1924 8th St NW

Welcome to The Shay, an apartment community designed for modern, vibrant living in Shaw - Washington, D.C.'s most exciting neighborhood. Just a few blocks from legendary venues like 9:30 Club and Howard Theatre, The Shay is surrounded by a neighborhood imbued with music, culture, and art. From inspired shopping and bustling nightlife to top-notch restaurants and live music, these sleek and stylish apartment residences are surrounded by DC’s best boutique bodegas, coffee shops, brewpubs, bars, and more. With the excitement of 9th Street and U Street just a short walk away, life at The Shay is truly an urban adventure.

Office Hours

Sunday11:00 AM5:00 PM
Monday10:00 AM6:00 PM
Tuesday10:00 AM7:00 PM
Wednesday10:00 AM6:00 PM
Thursday10:00 AM7:00 PM
Friday10:00 AM6:00 PM
Saturday10:00 AM5:00 PM



  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Internet Access
  • Disability Access
  • Heating
  • Smoke Free Community
  • Tub/Shower
  • Washer/Dryer in Unit

Unique Features

  • Beautiful hardwood flooring throughout
  • Built in Pantry Cabinet
  • Catering Kitchen Ideal for Hosting
  • Central Heat and Air Conditioning
  • Custom Kitchen Cabinetry with Quartz Countertops
  • Fire Pit and Seating Area
  • Floor to Ceiling Windows
  • Full-Sized, Stacked, In-unit Washer and Dryer
  • High Speed Internet Access
  • Ideal Work from Home Layouts
  • Incredible DC Skyline Views
  • Non-Smoking Community for Healthy Living
  • Outdoor Patio with Grills and Kitchens
  • Oversized Stainless Steel Smart Appliances
  • Porcelain Matte Finished Bathroom Tile
  • Rain Shower Heads
  • Recreation Room
  • Secure Bike Storage
  • Slip Grip Tubs
  • Spacious 10 foot ceilings
  • Terraced Patio/Balconies with select floorplans

Fitness & Recreation

  • Bicycle Racks
  • Fitness Center
  • Pool


  • Concierge
  • Maintenance on site
  • Package Service
  • Pet Washing Station
  • Property Manager on Site
  • Public Transportation


  • Conference Room
  • Elevator
  • Lounge


  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry
  • Range
  • Stainless Steel Appliances

Outdoor Space

  • Gated Community
  • Grill
  • Patio
  • Roof Terrace
  • Sundeck

Living Space

  • Recreation Room


Unassigned Garage Parking

Pet Policy

Cats Allowed

Breed restrictions may apply, see leasing agent for details.

  • $50Monthly Pet Rent
  • $500Fee

Dogs Allowed

Weight and breed restrictions may apply, see leasing agent for details.

  • $75Monthly Pet Rent
  • $500Fee

Nearby Shopping

CityMarket at OWalk: 12 min (0.6 mi)
Strip Center at 1535-1545 New Jersey Ave NWWalk: 12 min (0.6 mi)
Strip Center at 1516 U St NWWalk: 14 min (0.7 mi)


US Soldiers & Airmens HomeDrive: 6 min (2.5 mi)
Naval ObservatoryDrive: 8 min (2.9 mi)
Marine Corps BarracksDrive: 7 min (3.5 mi)

Transit / Subway

U StreetWalk: 5 min (0.2 mi)
Shaw-Howard UWalk: 6 min (0.3 mi)
Mount Vernon Square/7th St-Convention CenterWalk: 16 min (0.8 mi)
Columbia HeightsDrive: 3 min (1.3 mi)
Dupont CircleDrive: 4 min (1.8 mi)
Union StationDrive: 5 min (2.2 mi)


Ronald Reagan Washington NationalDrive: 14 min (6.7 mi)
Washington Dulles InternationalDrive: 59 min (30.4 mi)
Baltimore-Washington InternationalDrive: 50 min (31.3 mi)

Colleges within 10 Miles

Howard UniversityDrive: 2 min (0.5 mi)
GeorgetownDrive: 3 min (1.2 mi)
Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)Drive: 3 min (1.4 mi)

Parks and Recreation

Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic SiteWalk: 9 min (0.4 mi)
Mary McLeod Bethune Council House NHSWalk: 17 min (0.9 mi)
Meridian Hill ParkWalk: 19 min (0.9 mi)
Marian Koshland Science MuseumDrive: 3 min (1.4 mi)
National Geographic MuseumDrive: 3 min (1.5 mi)


Attendance Zone Nearby Property Identified
Attendance Zone Nearby Property Identified

Murch Elementary School

Grades PK-5

601 Students

(202) 282-0130

out of 10

Center City Public Charter School - Petworth

Grades PK-8

250 Students

(202) 726-9212

out of 10

Shepherd Elementary School

Grades PK-5

379 Students

(202) 576-6140

out of 10

West Education Campus

Grades PK-8

336 Students

(202) 576-6226

out of 10

KIPP DC - KEY Academy Public Charter School

Grades 5-8

337 Students

(202) 582-5477

out of 10

School Without Walls High School

Grades 9-12

592 Students

(202) 645-9690

out of 10

Cleveland Elementary School

Grades PK-5

304 Students

(202) 939-4380

out of 10

Cardozo Education Campus

Grades 6-12

746 Students

(202) 673-7385

out of 10

St. Augustine School

Grades PK-8

198 Students

(202) 667-2608

out of 10

Emerson Preparatory School

Grades 9-12

(202) 785-2877

out of 10


Walk Score®


Walker's Paradise

Transit Score®


Some Transit

Bike Score®


Biker's Paradise

(855) 553-3133

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