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4/5 rating details
  • Neighborly Spirit 4/5
  • Safe & Sound 1/5
  • Clean & Green 2/5
  • Pest Free 1/5
  • Peace & Quiet 2/5
  • Eating Out 1/5
  • Nightlife 1/5
  • Parks & Recreation 3/5
  • Shopping Options 1/5
  • Gym & Fitness 1/5
  • Internet Access 4/5
  • Lack of Traffic 1/5
  • Parking 4/5
  • Cost of Living 1/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 4/5
  • Public Transport 3/5
  • Medical Facilities 1/5
  • Schools 3/5
  • Childcare 1/5
Just now

"Mayfair maybe great!"

Mayfair is an undiscovered gem in Washington, D.C. The neighborhood is amazing and I am constantly meeting new neighbors, friends, and people who have lived here for generations. My heart always breaks when I hear that east of the river is a terrible place to live. Yes, there's crime here in Mayfair, but there's crime all over the city. You shouldn't judge a book by its cover-There are a lot of empty land plots in the process of being developed and invested in. I imagine within the next year or two the neighborhood will start to see some dramatic changes- especially with the metro stop being so close. This neighborhood has no where to go but up. I wish there was a hospital closer, a better grocery store option than the safeway off Minnesota that sells rotten vegetables, and an upgrade to the CVS that smells like urine upon entering. The neighborhood itself is a gateway to the city. There are trails galore and a short bike ride to the street car stop on Oklahoma. I can't wait to see what the future will bring to Mayfair
Pros
  • low cost of living
  • schools
  • Green space
Cons
  • polluted streets
  • housing
  • high crime rate
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Hipsters
  • Students

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