Norbeth Homes in Hillcrest Heights (1961)

Several readers have suggested Ghosts of DC start focusing on a broader range of neighborhoods and communities and we agree. So continue sending those emails and suggestions to give us more ideas.

Below is an old real estate advertisement we came across in the Washington Post from 1961.

Hillcrest Heights real estate advertisement - September 23rd, 1961
Hillcrest Heights real estate advertisement – September 23rd, 1961

This is from Hillcrest Heights, Maryland, just outside the District border on Southern Ave. Se.

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Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.

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