Communities

Encinitas

Encinitas is located in North San Diego County, the southernmost county in the Western United States. With six miles of rugged coastline and 21.5 square miles of land, Encinitas enjoys ocean views and a great surfing culture from San Elijo Lagoon on the southern end of this surfer’s paradise to Batiquitos Lagoon to the north. Did someone say surfing? That would aptly describe the best aspect of this city’s charm. Surfing looms large in a ...

Hillcrest

Hillcrest is known for its "tolerance and acceptance,"  its gender diversity, and numerous locally-owned businesses, including restaurants, cafés, bars, clubs, trendy thrift-stores, and other independent specialty stores.  Hillcrest has a high population density compared to many other neighborhoods in San Diego.  Hillcrest is an older neighborhood which has gone through gentrification, it consists of many tree lined streets with Craftsman ...

Kensington

Kensington is one of the three mid-city urban neighborhoods that whose main thoroughfare is Adams Ave.  Its borders are defined by Interstate 15 to the west, Interstate 8 to the north, Fairmount Avenue to the east, and El Cajon Boulevard to the south.   It is at the eastern end of the strip that begins with University Heights at the western end, with Normal Heights in-between. Of the older urban neighborhoods in San Diego, it is one of the ...

La Costa

La Costa is a distinct community in southern Carlsbad, primarily surrounding the famed La Costa Spa and Resort. Resort living at its finest, La Costa is an upscale community of affluent tract homes and custom executive homes. Located slightly inland, residents enjoy the benefits of coastal living without the crowds. Several chic shopping centers and boutiques are found in La Costa as well, providing convenient access for residents and ...

La Jolla

La Jolla in Spanish means “The Jewel”. It is the Jewel of America’s finest city, San Diego. La Jolla is located 15 minutes from downtown San Diego. It has wonderful beaches, cultural activities and fine restaurants. La Jolla is an exquisite combination of a southern European resort atmosphere and Southern California fun. While La Jolla is known to be one of the most affluent communities in the United States, it has a down to earth feel due ...

Laguna Beach

A radiant retreat that has inspired artists for over a century, Laguna Beach has blossomed into one of the most illustrious destinations in the United States, with Laguna Beach real estate drawing dozens of beauty-seeking homebuyers from around the world. Homes for sale in Laguna Beach are renowned for their breathtaking views of a dazzling Southern California coastline which features dramatic cliffs and rock formations, coves and secluded ...

Mission Beach

Mission Beach spans nearly two miles of ocean front. It is bounded by the San Diego River estuary on the south, Mission Bay Park on the east, and the community of Pacific Beach on the north. A boardwalk runs along the beaches on both the ocean and bay sides of the community. The main artery through Mission Beach is Mission Boulevard. The community is divided into South Mission, a peninsula, and North Mission. At the south end of the beach a ...

Mission Hills

Widely regarded as one of San Diego's finest neighborhoods, Mission Hills features elegant homes along tree-lined streets, a thriving business district, and above all, a strong sense of community. Adjacent to the vibrant neighborhood of Hillcrest and perched above Old Town and Mission Valley, Mission Hills is located just a few miles northwest of downtown. With its lush landscaping and winding canyons, driving into Mission Hills is like entering ...

Mount Helix

Mount Helix is the East County counterpart to Mount Soledad on the coast: a high promontory adorned with a cross at its peak seen from Interstate 8 ("What's that?"), accessible by a winding road in an exclusive residential area (Mt. Helix). Oh, yeah, it also offers 360 degree amazing views of the eastern part of the county. The amphitheater at the top of the mountain is used for theatrical presentations and popular Easter sunrise services.

Newport Beach

The City of Newport Beach is located in the coastal center of Orange County, with Los Angeles County to the north and San Diego County to the south. It has an estimated permanent population of 86,738 but during the summer months, the population grows to more than 100,000 with 20,000 to 100,000 tourists daily. Newport Beach is known for its fine residential areas, modern shopping facilities, strong business community and quality school system. ...