Once you get rid of the idea of "complete independence", housing becomes a lot more affordable. 1 Bedrooms are expensive as hell in D.C. But if you're willing to sacrifice a little bit of privacy in common living areas, then it becomes a lot cheaper. I currently live with 3 other people in a 3 bedroom. I spend about 475… » 4/15/14 3:48pm 4/15/14 3:48pm