Hillcrest is a lovely residential neighborhood in SE DC bounded by Branch Avenue on the west, Southern Avenue on the east, and Pennsylvania Avenue to the north. One of the more affluent neighborhoods east of the Anacostia river, Hillcrest is characterized by detached Colonials, Cape Cods and Ramblers that sell in the high $300,000’s and low $400,000’s. Families are attracted to Hillcrest due to the ease of access to Capitol Hill and downtown via Pennsylvania Avenue.
Hillcrest does not have a metro station but there are several bus lines running on Pennsylvania Avenue and Branch Avenue.
Hillcrest Park, Hillcrest Tennis Center, Hillcrest Recreation Center, Wah Sing Restaurant