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La Jolla Neighborhoods: La Jolla Heights

La Jolla Community | 12th Nov 2012

Convenient Access Makes This a Prize Locale

La Jolla is a small city located along the coast in the northern portion of San Diego County.  It is made up of a number of smaller neighborhoods such as La Jolla Heights.  The residences in La Jolla Heights are located close to the campus of the University of California at San Diego.  Houses here also have easy access to I-5.

There are many condos available in the area.  They offer affordable opportunity for many young buyers.  There are several gated communities of this sort such as La Jolla Shores Heights.  Shopping opportunities can be found close by at La Jolla Village Square ands University City Westfield Shopping Center.

La Jolla Heights has large canyon side estates on lots that are a half acre and larger in size.  Homes along the western side feature ocean views while those on the eastern side have views of the mountains.  Homes on the hill with expansive views start at $2 million.

Homes in the Cliffridge area were built in the 1960’s or later.  They range in price from $1,150,000 to $2,000,000 for 3 to 4 bedroom homes up to 3,800 square feet.  Most are 2 story detached homes.  This area is popular with families.  Many of the houses here have dramatic views of the coast.  The shoreline here consists of tablelands that end in steep bluffs which surround small rocky coves.  There are also broad, sandy beaches which are extremely popular.

Small Area Displays Wide Range of Housing

La Jolla Heights has a wide selection in housing to choose from.  There are large luxury estates as well as modestly sized condominiums.  There are similarly a wide range of prices.  Many young people have chosen to live here after first becoming acquainted with the region while attending nearby UCSD.

La Jolla Heights can boast of having some of the finest weather in the world.  Ocean breezes cool the region off in the summer and prevent freezing in winter.  This has helped orient the region towards outdoor living.  Golf and tennis can be played comfortably the year round.  There is a good deal of open space in the area where people can enjoy walking.  Trails wind their way up to scenic vistas and explore scenic woodlands and canyons.

The La Jolla area is a favorite of bird watchers with numerous year round species as well as many more migratory birds who feed at local lagoons and in the coastal zone.  The mild weather and good soil make the place a delight for those who like gardening.  Most anything will grow here because of the equitable temperature that prevails the year round.

La Jolla Heights is one neighborhood to keep in mind if you would like to live in a scenic setting that in a convenient locale.  The units that are currently available will appeal to many different sorts of buyers because they feature such a range of housing styles.

For more information on La Jolla Heights Real Estate and Luxury Condos CLICK HERE to speak with Marty Gellens.

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