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Dear PoP – What do PoP readers think of Capitol Hill East?


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“Dear PoP,

I need your help and all of the readers of PoP. I am considering moving to the Hill East/ Stadium-Armory area, and wanted to know what type of area it is–is there any new development coming that way, what makes it different than other areas in D.C.,and what do people actually reside in the area now think of it? The more feedback the better because I know very little about the area, and want to be as knowledgeable about it before I make the move.”

Well there is definitely development going on. You have a pretty new Harris Teeter in Jenkins Row at 1350 Potomac Avenue SE. There is the popular Wisdom (and Trustys) bar. We had a discussion about this area in a GDoN post where the home was next to Mangialardo sandwich shop. Here’s some more general advice about the Hill.

What advice would you guys give about this area?

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