One of DC’s most popular neighborhoods, housing continues to be in-demand in Mount Pleasant. While part of its appeal is no doubt its location, the neighborhood’s diversity is also a big draw for many future buyers.
For generations that community has continued to change and adapt to the needs of its residents. The neighborhood credits much of that diversity to its past.
Originally marketed to middle class and upper middle-class residents, Mount Pleasant attracted some big names to the area. In the coming years, though, racial segregation left its mark on the community and Mount Pleasant went through a time of transition.
Fast-forward a few years, and a large population of Spanish-speaking residents immigrated to Mount Pleasant, changing the…