Then and Now: 3101 to 3111 Georgia Avenue
(3101 to 3105 Georgia Avenue in 1916 and today)
The homes on the east side of Georgia Avenue just north of Irving have certainly seen better days. In looking at the real estate ads advertising them right after they were built in 1916, the location was seen as an asset. Ads indicate that the homes were a short 5 minute walk to the Soldiers’ Home and a 10 minute walk to Central (Cardozo) High School. One such ad is below:
As Georgia Avenue became more commercial, many of the residences were altered to suit that purpose. A good example of how this has left the row is below:History comment below, or link to this permanent URL from your own site.