Garfield Terrace Family, constructed in 1965, has both three-story walk-ups and townhouses. Most apartments have individual front and back yards. 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 is managed by District of Columbia Housing Authority.