They may not be among DC’s best-known neighborhoods, but Kingman Park and Lily Ponds definitely still have a lot to offer area residents. Found in the extreme northeast section of Capitol Hill, the two neighborhoods are relatively more affordable than others in the area.
Still, the average home price in Lily Ponds has gone up by more than 50-percent in recent years. Close to the Anacostia River, many of the homes of Lily Ponds date back to the 1920s, although some homes have been constructed since then.
The quiet neighborhood also provides a large park with a playground and a bike trail. While Lily Ponds does not offer its own Metro stop, the closest one is only about a mile away from the homes.
Also close to the river, Kingman Park is made…