Garfield Terrace Senior, constructed in 1965, has an elevator that provides service to its 10 stories and a terrace. Most apartments have either balconies or patios. Senior programs and other services are available, such as a light breakfast and lunch offered Monday through Friday. Schools and public transportation, both Metrorail and Metrobus, are very close. Garfield Terrace is accessible for disabled individuals, has central heat and air conditioning, parking, laundry facilities, and a penthouse recreation room. A grocery store, Howard University, the Howard Theater, and Malcolm X Park are within walking distance.
Since this property is owned and managed by a Public Housing Authority, all of the rents at this property are based on tenant incomes. Tenants will make a monthly contribution toward rent equal to 30% of their adjusted income. A housing authority may establish a minimum rent of up to $50.
Garifield Terrace Senior is managed by District of Columbia Housing Authority.