Where can I pay my rent? | View Details
Rent payments are accepted at the corporate office (2929 Connecticut Ave. NW Suite A Washington, DC 20008 Monday – Friday from 8:30 am until 4:30 pm), via mail or automatic direct debit. Rent is due on the first of each month. We accept personal checks, money orders or cashier's checks. At this time, credit card payments are not accepted. Cash is not accepted.
If rent is not received by the 5th of the month a 5% late fee will be assessed and payments submitted after the 5th will be required in certified funds.
Can I pay my rent electronically? | View Details
Yes, you can sign up for direct debit and through your bank we will automatically deduct your rental payment each month. Please contact our Accounting Department at the corporate office for more information or to complete a direct debit information form. You can go online to set up your electronic payments from the Resident Portal.
How can I contact my Property Manager directly? | View Details
Naimah Simkins is the Property Manager overseeing Sedgwick Gardens, Rodman, Parkway, and 1900 Lamont. Ms. Simkins can be reached via e-mail at moc.tmgmoradnull@snikmisn. Travis Williams is the Property Manager for Sixteen Hundred, Rodney, The Phoenix, Archer Apartments, and Parkwest. Mr. Williams can be reached via e-mail at moc.tmgmoradnull@smailliwt. Aaron Volbrecht is the Regional Portfolio Director overseeing Ms. Simkins, Mr. Williams, and all Daro Communities. Mr. Volbrecht can be reached via e-mail at moc.tmgmoradnull@thcerblova.
What do I have to do to move out? | View Details
Please complete a Notice of Intent to Vacate form and submit it within 30 or 60 days of your move out depending on your lease. If you must break your lease, please submit the form 60 days in advance. You may download a "Notice of Intent to Vacate Form" from our Resident Services page and submit to your Property Manager or to the Corporate Office. For your convenience you can email in your Notice of Intent to Vacate form to moc.tmgmoradnull@VTN.
What happens if I have to break my lease? | View Details
You will be required to pay a lease break fee, which is equal to a full month's rent. You will need to submit the fee with your Notice of Intent to Vacate form at least 60 days prior to your move out (see "What do I have to do to move out?")
How do I submit a service request? | View Details
You can either submit your service request online via our Resident Services page or you may contact our Maintenance Hotline at (202) 363-2258.
What constitutes an emergency maintenance request? | View Details
In case of an emergency, Daro maintains a 24-hour emergency maintenance service for weekends, holidays and after management office operating hours. Call the management office, report your request, and the answering service will relay your request to the community maintenance engineers.
Emergencies include, but are not limited to: Water leak, no heat, gas leak, sewer stoppage, toilet or bathroom sink clog (if only one bath), no electricity, no hot water, kitchen sink clog, stove or refrigerator inoperable, fire, or any condition that endangers personal safety.
CALL 911 IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY REQUIRING IMMEDIATE POLICE, FIRE, OR MEDICAL ASSISTANCE.
Do you accept dogs? | View Details
At this time, DARO Management only accepts dogs at 1900 Lamont, The Parkwest, Sixteen Hundred, The Rodney, The Rodman and The Phoenix apartment buildings.
If you live at any of these buildings and are interested in owning a dog, please contact your Community Manager for weight and breed restrictions.
All Daro Communities accept service animals.
What is Daro's package acceptance policy? | View Details
We also offer complementary package receipt services, and three of our communities (1900 Lamont, Archer Apartments, and The Rodney) offer Parcel Pending locker systems for secure 24x7x365 package retrieval. Please refer to the lease agreement for terms and conditions regarding Daro's package acceptance policy.
Can I paint in my apartment? | View Details
You are free to paint your interior walls any color of your choice. At move out, the walls must be returned to the original color and primed if the chosen paint color is bright or dark. You will be charged per wall if the walls are not painted back to the original color.
Is parking available at any DARO communities? | View Details
Yes, DARO has a few communities that have either lot or off-street parking options. Please contact your Community Manager for more information.
Can I sublease my apartment while I am away? | View Details
DARO does not allow one to sublease their apartment while away for an extended period of time. Please refer to your original lease for details.