Washington NC's Historic DistrictWhich comes first in revitalizing a traditional downtown; businesses or residents to patronize businesses? I believe, that promoting, encouraging and facilitating upper story downtown residential is the logical step for a town to take in order to increase its population and tax base, retain existing businesses and attract new, protect its stock of great downtown buildings, and ultimately, fill up store fronts.July 07 2011 - Washington0YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.