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The largest city in the so-called East County region of San Diego, El Cajon, California, is home to a population of around 100,000. It lies just off Interstate 8, about 15 miles east of downtown San Diego. The community is situated in a valley among mountains, which is where it got its named, which means "the box" in Spanish. The community makes up an area of about 15 square miles.

El Cajon was incorporated as a city in 1912 after being settled from a Mexican land grant originally made in 1845 to Maria Antonia Estudillo named Rancho El Cajon. The community had a median household income measured at the 2000 census at around $36,000. That figure had risen to around $48,000 by 2005, according to a San Diego Association of Governments estimated. In 2000, it was also home to a high population living under the poverty level, with almost 17% of the population below the poverty line, including 23% of children.

As of 2009, the city's top 10 employers, all of which have at least 300 employees, were: the Grossmont–Cuyamaca Community College District, GKN Aerospace Chemtronics, the city of El Cajon, Coit Cleaners, Windowmaster, Cass Construction, the Grossmont Union High School District, Sears, the Judicial Council of California and the Eldorado Care Center. The Grossmont Hospital provides medical care.

The city has almost two dozen elementary schools, six middle schools, and six high schools. Additionally there are three higher education institutions: Grossmont College, Cuyamaca College and the San Diego Christian College. Attractions in or nearby El Cajon include the Singing Hills Golf Course, Rancho San Diego Golf Course, Steele Canyon County Park, Mission Trails Regional Park, the Grossmont Shopping Center. El Cajon itself has 17 parks, seven community recreation centers, two libraries, a performing arts center and 65 churches.

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3 Beds 3 Baths ND23092137 MLS ACTIVE Status
Stunning panoramic mountain and golf course views await you in this lovely West Village home. Newly repainted inside and out, this 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath property features a split level floor plan with open concept kitchen, living and dining spaces, and complete privacy for the main bedroom suite from the additional bedrooms. Vaulted ceilings in the living room and dining area lend brightness to the rooms and draw attention to the scenic and panoramic views outside. A balcony from the dining area is a sunny perch from which to enjoy the outdoors. The spacious kitchen features stainless steel appliances, a brand new sink and generous counter space and pantry storage. Below the main living area you enter into the serene primary bedroom suite. It includes a separate sitting area, 2 walk in closets and a luxurious remodeled bath with custom dual sink, linen storage, fabulous walk in shower and water closet. The primary suite opens directly to the sunny back patio. Enjoy the patio in private, and easily entertain guests with a separate access from the side. Upstairs from the main living area are 2 spacious bedrooms and a full guest bath. Both bedrooms are equipped with ceiling fans, plantation shutters and brand new carpet. The West Village of Singing Hills community offers amenities which include 2 parks with BBQ and picnic tables, a pool and spa, and a large secured RV/boat parking area. Please do not miss this opportunity to make this your next home!

2881 Blackbush Lane, El Cajon

2 Beds 2 Baths PTP2302464 MLS ACTIVE Status Mirasol BLDG.
Welcome to this charming and spacious condo nestled in the desirable Mirasol complex in Rancho San Diego. This 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom unit offers the perfect blend of comfort and convenience. As you step inside, you'll be greeted by fresh new paint and carpeting, creating a welcoming ambiance throughout. The spacious living room boasts high ceilings, accentuating the open and airy feel of the condo. Curl up by the cozy fireplace on chilly evenings, creating the perfect atmosphere for relaxation and entertainment. The primary bedroom is a true retreat, featuring ample space and a convenient walk-in closet for all your storage needs. The second bedroom is also generously sized, offering flexibility for guests, a home office, or a personal sanctuary. One of the highlights of this condo is the large deck that provides breathtaking views of the surrounding area. For your convenience, the unit includes in-unit washer and dryer hookups, allowing you to complete your laundry tasks with ease. This condo complex offers a pool for refreshing dips, is pet-friendly, and boasts beautifully landscaped grounds for a serene atmosphere. Parking will never be an issue as this condo comes with two assigned parking spaces, ensuring you always have a spot to call your own. Additionally, there's an abundance of visitor parking available, as well as electric car plug-ins. Located in the desirable area of Rancho San Diego, this condo offers proximity to excellent schools, shopping centers, dining options, and recreational amenities. You'll enjoy a vibrant community with easy access to parks, hiking

11584 Fury Lane Unit #121, El Cajon

3 Beds 2 Baths PTP2302359 MLS ACTIVE Status
Captivating 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom single story home in a desirable neighborhood in Granite Hills, with a beautifully landscaped, fully fenced yard! Many wonderful features of this home include a spacious and bright large kitchen with skylights, kitchen island, double oven, gas range and all stainless-steel appliances, and a large breakfast bar with recessed lighting. The kitchen opens to the dining room and a family room with a sliding door leading to the covered patio and park-like backyard. The living/great room features a cozy brick wood burning fireplace and many windows showcasing the natural light, beautiful front yard and tree-lined street beyond. Additional upgrades include crown molding, wainscoting, dual paned windows, plantation shutters, and so much more. The primary suite has a large walk-in shower, cedar lined walk-in closet and a lovely window view. The backyard contains a charming cottage garden, a vegetable garden, and an abundance of trees! Youll enjoy picking fruit year round from your own personal orchard that includes 22 mature fruit trees: Citrus varieties include orange, tangerine, lemon, lime, and grapefruit trees; Stone fruits varieties are apricot, plum, nectarine, and peach, besides two apple trees. There are 14 mature shade trees throughout the property, including cedars, crepe myrtles, fern pines, liquid amber, and olive trees. Also, there are nearly two dozen fragrant rose bushes. A fun bonus is the zipline that spans across the lawn, as well as Fourth of July fireworks visible from your yard! Youll feel away from it all, while being close to s

1778 Naranca Avenue, El Cajon

4 Beds 3 Baths 230009707 MLS COMING SOON Status
Completely updated Mediterranean style home with gorgeous pool! Single-level Mediterranean style ranch home with room for horses, hiking and nestled near the Crest ecological reserve for peace and quiet! Home sits on one acre of land where horses are allowed, deep 3-car garage with extra driveway and street parking for RVs or boats. A welcoming flagstone walkway greets you and transitions into a travertine tile floor entry, 10 foot ceilings of the great room, distressed hardwood flooring and contrasting, white six panel doors and woodwork. With 4 beds and 3 full baths, there is plenty of room for family and guests. The home features a newly remodeled kitchen, baths, pool/spa and low maintenance, drought tolerant but irrigated landscaping. Kitchen features French pattern travertine tile floor, white maple cabinets with soft-close drawers/doors, granite tops, GE Café appliances and tons of storage. Master bath is remodeled w/ Carrara marble surrounding a fireplace, jacuzzi and shower w/ a granite vanity and large walk-in closet. Large Jack-and-Jill second and third bedrooms are joined w/ a freshly updated bath vanity perfect for kids or guests and closets are outfitted w/ durable, white organizers. The family room is warmed by a fireplace w/ room for a huge flat screen above it to entertain family and guests. Finally, the newly remodeled pool/spa will whisk you off to a tropical island every day where you can lounge in the sun or host large parties under the pergola shade. Just 8 minutes from the 8 and shopping, this home will be your new private paradise!

1401 Horsemill Road, El Cajon

3 Beds 2 Baths PTP2302371 MLS ACTIVE Status
Escape to tranquility in this captivating home nestled on a generous .29-acre land boasting breathtaking mountain and ocean views. Designed for those seeking solace and rejuvenation, this enchanting retreat offers a serene scenario where relaxation takes center stage. Picture yourself immersed in a soothing hot tub, surrounded by awe-inspiring vistas that stretch as far as the eye can see. Every moment spent here is a sensory delight, with the harmonious fusion of majestic mountains and the vast expanse of the sparkling ocean, creating a truly enchanting ambiance. This haven is a refuge for those yearning to leave the bustle of city life behind. It provides the perfect setting for seclusion and privacy, enveloping you in a sense of tranquility that is hard to find elsewhere. Leave the stress and noise of the urban landscape behind and immerse yourself in the gentle sounds of nature, where peace and serenity abound. Step inside the cabin-inspired home, and you'll instantly feel a warm embrace from its cozy ambiance. With ample potential for expansion, this dwelling offers endless possibilities to create your dream retreat. Let your imagination run wild as you envision additional spaces perfectly tailored to your needs and desires, while still preserving the rustic charm that defines this remarkable abode. Imagine waking up to the soft glow of the sunrise, sipping your morning coffee as you marvel at nature's breathtaking masterpiece. The tranquil landscape unfolds before your eyes, inviting you to explore the wonders of the surrounding environment. Whether it's embarking on

337 Lento Lane, El Cajon

4 Beds 3 Baths PTP2302305 MLS ACTIVE Status
Welcome to your dream home on an oversized cul-de-sac lot! This property boasts mountain views, providing an idyllic backdrop for a peaceful lifestyle. The upstairs master suite, complete with a private balcony, offers the perfect retreat for relaxation and enjoying the picturesque vistas. This space is also ideal for accommodating in-laws or guests who crave their own privacy. Step into the backyard oasis, where you'll find a large back patio cover with built-in fans, creating a comfortable space for outdoor gatherings. The in-ground fire pit adds a touch of warmth and ambiance, making evenings with loved ones truly memorable. Situated on a generous 12,000+ sqft lot, this home provides ample parking, ensuring convenience for you and your guests. The driveway easily accommodates multiple vehicles, making hosting events a breeze. Currently Featuring 3 bedrooms plus an office or game room, this versatile floor plan offers the flexibility to adapt to your needs. With minimal effort, the office or game room can be converted into a fourth bedroom on the main level, catering to growing families or providing additional guest accommodations. Conveniently located near the 8 freeway, this home offers quick and easy access to your everyday commute, making your daily travel a breeze. You'll find yourself within reach of all the amenities, entertainment, and services you desire. Some tender rehab will go a long way so unleash your creativity and transform this house into your personal haven. A leased solar system keeps your monthly bills low and sustainable (currently less than $150/mo)

13840 Vista Ricardo, El Cajon

3 Beds 2 Baths 230009071 MLS COMING SOON Status
Please watch video! This property has undergone a full house remodel, featuring a number of modern upgrades and custom finishes. The exterior of the home has been updated with new custom cut Hardie siding and Milgard windows and doors, recently painted in a fresh color scheme. Inside, the kitchen has been completely transformed with unique custom cabinets, matte quartz countertops, and a fun modern mosaic backsplash, all complemented by high-end brass fixtures and Kitchen Aid appliances, including a concealed panel front dishwasher. The home also features new European white oak engineered wood floors in a wide plank with a custom color stain, as well as large format porcelain tile in the kitchen, office, laundry, and storage areas. The open concept primary suite boasts a plaster shower with a fun encaustic tile shower floor, Brizo faucet, and Delta shower fixtures. The home also has a new large Mangaris wood deck with cable rails and stunning views. Other notable features include a wood burning fireplace, recently inspected and passed as safe, and a large office space. The exterior of the property has also been updated with a new concrete hardscape sidewalk, a new retaining wall, and upgraded landscaping with drought-tolerant plants and established fruit trees. There are plans for a covered outdoor storage structure and a new front entry, with Hardie siding already purchased. The home has also been updated with new electrical wiring and panel, and features leased solar panels. The roof has been partially redone, with more information available upon request.

1560 Plantation Way, El Cajon

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