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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El Cajon was incorporated as a city in 1912 after being settled from a Mexican land grant originally made in 1845 to Maria Antonia Estudillo named Rancho El Cajon.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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$1,950,000
5 Beds 6 Baths PTP2403011 MLS ACTIVE Status
**Open House this Saturday from 11:00 - 1:00 and Sunday from 12:00 - 2:00** ENJOY YOUR OWN TROPICAL PARADISE AND BREATH-TAKING VIEWS from this beautifully upgraded home in the highly desired area of BLOSSOM VALLEY. This home boasts 5 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, plus a large bonus room perfect for a home theater. One of the bedrooms is located on the main floor and has a full bath. This room can easily be used as in-law quarters and a private outdoor entrance can be added. The kitchen is a chefs dream with a large island, granite countertops, and high end built-in stainless-steel appliances. This home features 360 degree on top of the world spectacular views! The backyard has unobstructed views of El Capitan mountain while the front yard has expansive views to the ocean and Coronado bridge, offering incredible sunset views! The resort style backyard is an entertainers dream with an oversized swimming pool with beach entry, waterfall, swim-up bar, waterslide, and a jacuzzi. Also included in this amazing backyard are horseshoe pits, a fire ring plus an outdoor kitchen that features two refrigerators, a BBQ, an ice maker, a kegerator, endless storage and an outdoor living room with two TVs and a fireplace. The allure of this backyard will have all of your friends and family asking if you will host their wedding or party. The property sits on almost 3 acres and has plenty of room to add an ADU, granny flat or a second home on one of the two large flat pads that can be utilized for in-laws, family or residual income. This home also includes solar, a solar powered front entry gate, a 4

15524 Creek Hills Road, El Cajon

$1,360,000
4 Beds 4 Baths PTP2403000 MLS ACTIVE Status
Views, Privacy, and Abundant Space - Your Dream Home Awaits! Crafted with over $200k in recent investments, this home is a testament to luxury and efficient living. Inside, discover an inviting open-concept chef's kitchen adorned with upgraded windows and glass doors, which welcome abundant natural light and offer breathtaking views of the picturesque landscape. This charming single-level home boasts four spacious bedrooms, including two luxurious primary suites. Immerse yourself in the elegance of the stunning baths and appreciate the convenience of the revamped laundry room. Hardwood flooring adds warmth and sophistication throughout the living area. At the same time, tile accents grace the recently upgraded bathrooms, combining practicality with style. From corner to corner, this residence radiates pride of ownership and meticulous attention to detail. Step outside to resort-style luxury with this property featuring a pebble-tech pool & spa, flagstone walkways, and meticulous landscaping. Enjoy alfresco dining overlooking the pool on the new $50K Trek decking. The landscaped yards include a gentle sloping greenbelt, orange grove, and vegetable garden. The pool area boasts a covered cabana and shed with a spa heater and energy-efficient pump. Sprinklers and drip irrigation ensure easy upkeep. A convenient outdoor half bath caters to pool users. Entertainment options include a Bocce Ball/Corn Hole court. Additionally, there is a second 700+ detached garage with its own electric meter that offers space for parking, storage, or a shop and has the potential to be converted in

1601 Hidden Mesa Road, El Cajon

$1,395,000
3 Beds 3 Baths 240011307 MLS ACTIVE Status
Welcome to your personal oasis nestled in the heart of nature's splendor. This expansive property offers an unparalleled blend of luxury and tranquility, providing the ultimate retreat from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. As you step onto the grounds, you're greeted by the lush greenery and manicured landscapes, setting the tone for relaxation and rejuvenation. The meticulously maintained 3-hole putting green invites you to perfect your swing, while the bubbling hot tub promises soothing moments under the starlit sky. Experience breathtaking sunsets from the veranda, where every evening is a spectacle to behold. Entertain with ease using the two hard-lined BBQ grills and gather around the fire pit for cozy conversations and marshmallow roasting. Venture into the orchard, adorned with mature avocado trees, offering a bounty of fresh fruits to savor. Inside, the home boasts high ceilings and expansive windows that bathe the interiors in natural light, creating a seamless connection with the outdoors. Cozy up by one of the three fireplaces scattered throughout the house, each offering warmth and ambiance on cooler evenings. The breakfast nook provides a charming space to start your day, illuminated by the soft glow of morning light. Explore the property's natural wonders with four bridges spanning over the dry creek bed, inviting leisurely strolls and quiet reflection. The kitchen is equipped with top-of-the-line LG appliances, perfect for culinary adventures and gourmet delights.

10328 Hawley Rd, El Cajon

$1,299,000
7 Beds 4 Baths NDP2404309 MLS CONTINGENT Status
Views! Views! Views! Do you enjoy waking up to the sounds of beautiful colorful birds singing? Welcome home to this tastefully remodeled & spacious home in a beautiful Private setting in Mt. Merritt area! The home was just fully remodeled with no expense spared on beautiful finishes. Tax records shows total square footage as 2420 square feet (5 beds, 2 bath). The main home boasts 5 bedrooms & 3 full bathrooms. There are three bedrooms downstairs, 2 bedrooms and a full bathroom upstairs. There is also a detached 2 bedroom garage house/ADU up front as you approach the property in the circular driveway. Upstairs are 2 rooms, downstairs there is the living room, kitchenette and a bathroom. There is also a light-house/storage house which has the laundry room downstairs and an office or play-room upstairs. This home sits on a beautiful 26,136 square foot lot. The home is offered for sale with the adjoining 22,215 Square Foot lot included at no extra cost (permits have been obtained but not finalized for a 1200 square feet ADU to be added to the 2nd lot). Total Square Footage of the lot size to be 48,351 Square Feet. (Approx 1.11 Acre). 2 SEPERATE APN NUMBERS!!! Sale will include APN: 514-062-20-00 (Lot parallel to subject property). The pathway at the end of the driveway takes you down a few steps into a very tranquil and Private front yard. There are two large enclosed decks. This home has many unique and useful extra room/features. Newer Septic Tank was installed by the previous owner. There is an old stall down at the bottom of the lot that once housed a few Cows and Pigs. The

1737 Grove Road, El Cajon

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