The Fan

Named for its streets that fan out to the west, The Fan is a neighborhood unlike any other. Sandwiched between the Virginia Commonwealth University campus and the museums of Boulevard, The Fan is the ideal neighborhood for young professionals and families who are interested in a lively dining and nightlife scene, as well as the ease of walking from place to place. The sense of community in The Fan lends to its safe and friendly surroundings.


  • High walkability score
  • Proximity to a lively dining and bar scene
  • Scenic Monument Avenue
  • Historic architecture

Did you know?

The Fan is said to be the largest Victorian neighborhood in the United States that is still intact with over 2,000 townhouses of various architectural styles that speak to another a time.