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.