City Paper is not for tourists
homicides up 26.6 percent!
homicides up 50 percent!
Prince William County,
homicides up 100 percent!
Northern Virginia is on a homicidal run like no other place in the region. So how do peace-loving suburbanites protect loved ones? The answer is simple: Come back to the District. Life in the former Murder Capital has never been better. In the last decade, murder
in the District of Columbia has dropped over 100 percent;
it’s come down 42 percent in the last three years alone!1 We have
a can-do mayor, a functional city council, and a highly rated
school system.2 What good is that half-acre fenced yard when
you need a sawed-off shotgun to defend it?
Leave the mayhem, the road rage, and the bad coffee
behind. D.C. real estate agents are waiting to help you find
just the right home, right here.
Your Home for the Next Thousand Years
Paid for by District Advocates for Urban Living.
1. Federal Bureau of Justice Statistics
2. Nine out of 10 parents preferred D.C. schools to the North Korean system