Carmel Valley is a newer, master-planned community that has matured into a place where people can live, work and play. Families with children are attracted by the large houses and award winning schools. Area amenities and easy access to much of San Diego County make the commercial center of Carmel Valley ideal for corporate offices, hotels, shopping and restaurants. Recreational options include many neighborhood parks, a community recreation center, athletic clubs, golf and the nearby beaches at Torrey Pines and Del Mar. An early experimenter in smart growth, Carmel Valley includes open space areas and an extensive trail system.
Known locally as “The Ranch”, Rancho Santa Fe features a downtown with few shopping blocks, a middle and elementary school, several restaurants and single family residential areas situated on primarily 1-3 acre parcels.
In 2011, Forbes reported Rancho Santa Fe as having the fourteenth most expensive ZIP code in the United States (down from second place in both 2006 and 2007), and fourth most expensive in California (most expensive California ZIP in 2007), with a 2011 median home sale price of $2,585,000.
The North County Coastal region is home to some of San Diego’s top attractions, including LEGOLAND California, SeaLife Aquarium and Legoland Water Park and the Flower Fields at Carlsbad. Small beach towns make up the North County Coastal Community which include Solana Beach, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Encinitas, Leucadia and Carlsbad.
Del Mar is Spanish for “of the sea” or “by the sea”, because it is located on the Pacific Ocean. Known for its numerous and beautiful beaches, Del Mar was mentioned in Time magazine’s “100 Greatest Beaches in the World.” In fact, Fifteenth Street Beach ranked in the top ten coming in at number four.
In addition to the great beaches, the Del Mar Racetrack and Fairgrounds have events year around. Enjoy the many activities within Del Mar and relax and enjoy the coastal breezes and ocean views from the majority of homes in this seaside community.
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 to the beautiful natural scenery and the helpfulness of its residents. Moreover, in addition to fine restaurants, beautiful beaches, hotels and art galleries, La Jolla is home to renowned institutions, such as the Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the Stephen Birch Aquarium & Museum. This is in addition to the University of California, San Diego. Furthermore, La Jolla is home to many Bio-Tech and software companies. In short, La Jolla is a great place to live in, visit, or do business.
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