DARO Apartments Resident FAQ
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 online via automatic direct debit. Rent is due on the first of each month. We accept personal checks, money orders, cashier’s checks, and credit cards. There is a 3% service fee assessed when paying with a credit card. Cash is not accepted.
To set up online payments either automatic debit, or to make a one-time rent payment residents will need to establish an account with Rent Café the secure online resident portal.
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 [email protected].
Renter’s Insurance is required at all Daro Communities. Each apartment must maintain a minimum $100,000 liability policy and must list the community as an additional interested party.
The following communities should list Daro Realty, LLC as an additional interested party: Phoenix, 1600 Apartments, 1900 Lamont, The Rodney, Parkwest, The Rodman, Parkway Apartments, Sedgwick Gardens, and The Archer.
Vintage residents should list VALOR 3146 16th St., LLC as an additional interested party.
Circle Arms residents should list Circle Arms, LLC as the additional interested party.
Connecticut House residents should list Connecticut House, LLC as an additional interested party.
You can either submit your service request online via our Resident Services page or you may contact our Maintenance Hotline at (202) 363-2258.
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.
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.
Yes, DARO has a few communities that have either lot or off-street parking options. Please contact your Community Manager for more information.
Daro loves our four-legged residents! Each apartment may have up to (2) pets.
The maximum weight per pet is 75 lbs, and the following breeds restrictions apply:
⊗ Pit Bull Terriers, Staffordshire Terriers, German Shepherds, Presa Canarios, Chows Chows, Doberman Pinchers, Akitas, Wolf-hybrids, Mastiffs, Cane Corsos, and Great Danes.
The following Daro Communities accept dogs:
The following Daro Communities accept cats:
♥ All Daro Communities welcome service animals. ♥
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.