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Located about 12 miles east of downtown San Diego, the city of La Mesa, California, is a mid-size city just a few miles east of Southern California's Pacific shores. The city, which was founded in 1869 and incorporated in 1912, is home to a population of around 55,000 and sits on an area of just over nine square miles. It borders San Diego, Spring Valley, Lemon Grove and El Cajon. In 2005, the median household annual income level was estimated by the San Diego Association of Governments to be around $56,000.

There are two school districts with jurisdiction over the public educational institutions in La Mesa. The La Mesa Spring Valley district oversees elementary and middle schools, while the Grossmont Union High School District oversees Helix Charter High School, the Gateway Community Day School and the Gateway West Community Day School. There is also one elementary school overseen by the Lemon Grove School District. There are also a few private schooling options, including the San Diego Jewish Academy, the Liberty Charter School and the Christ Lutheran School. San Diego State University is just west of the city.

Annual events held in La Mesa include a farmers market on Friday afternoons, a Flag Day parade, an Oktoberfest, Christmas in the Village, the Antique Street Fair and a "Back to the '50s" car show. Lake Murray Park and the Murray Reservoir are just north of downtown, offering outdoor excursions. The city is also dotted with numerous shopping centers and 14 smaller parks and a sports complex.

La Mesa is conveniently located right off of Interstate 8, making it fast and efficient to reach other parts of San Diego County from here. Grossmont Hospital and the UCSD Child-Adolescent Psych Hospital serve medical needs of residents in the area.

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2 Beds 1 Baths 230023249 MLS ACTIVE Status
Welcome to your dream home in the heart of La Mesa! This ultra-charming single-story residence, nestled in a coveted location, offers a unique blend of style, comfort, and modern amenities. Celebrate the joy of living in this fully furnished 2-bedroom, 1-bathroom haven with a rare corner pie-shaped lot. As you step through the front door, be greeted by classic hardwood flooring that spans throughout the home, setting the tone for the timeless elegance that awaits. The living spaces are adorned with an ultra-charming layout and classic architecture, creating an inviting atmosphere that you'll love coming home to. Stay cool year-round with the brand-new AC unit, and enjoy the luxury of on-demand hot water with the tankless water heater. The solar system, upgraded 200-amp panel, and new service line exemplify a commitment to sustainability, while the 240 plug in the carport caters to electric car enthusiasts. The kitchen is a delight, featuring walnut counters, a copper sink, and a charming design that seamlessly blends form and function. Imagine hosting gatherings in the outdoor covered dining area with breathtaking sunset views that fill both the house and yard with an incredible ambiance. Entertain effortlessly in your private outdoor living area, complete with premium pavers, artificial turf, and multiple outdoor living areas. The finished garage, storage shed, and carport provide ample space for all your storage needs.

7506 Olive Pl, La Mesa

2 Beds 1 Baths PTP2305745 MLS CONTINGENT Status Avocado Village BLDG.
Situated in the very desirable community of Avocado Village in La Mesa, this charming two-story condo was recently renovated and ready for you to move in! Lofty vaulted ceilings with wood beams offer natural light, and the generously sized rooms give a spacious feel throughout. A light filled bedroom with en-suite full bath gives onto direct access to the outdoors. An airy upstairs loft with closet or storage area tucked away, doubles as a second bedroom or cheerful office space. Fresh paint, new luxury vinyl flooring in the main downstairs rooms, new Berber carpeting on the stairs and loft, tiled kitchen, stainless steel appliances, stylish modern chandelier lighting in the living area, new recessed lighting in the kitchen, new Adler kitchen faucet and new blinds for the numerous windows complete a fresh appearance. The washer/dryer combo is conveniently located off the kitchen. From a private patio you overlook large trees and a beautiful lawn leading to the pool area and Jacuzzi. A one car garage is located just steps from your stair entrance and one external parking parking place is available for you right in front of your door. You will be within walking distance of a major regional shopping center, and the excellent Avocado Elementary. Just a short drive away from the heart of Rancho San Diego with even more retail and food options. Easy access to the 94 and 125 freeways, and only 12 miles east of downtown San Diego, 18 miles from Naval Air station North Island and a 20 minute commute to base. Great opportunity for first time home buyers, a couple, new parents or empt

3638 Avocado Village Court Unit #69, La Mesa

4 Beds 3 Baths 230022215 MLS ACTIVE Status
Welcome to a beautifully updated home in the charming community of La Mesa. This 4-bedroom residence, can easily convert back to 5 bedrooms as permitted! As you enter, you'll be greeted by high vaulted ceilings while an abundance of natural light flows throughout the living spaces, making every room feel inviting. The heart of this home is the newly upgraded kitchen, complete w/ modern appliances, stylish granite countertops, & plenty of cabinet space. All bathrooms have been tastefully updated, while the updated laminate flooring & fresh paint throughout the home provide a contemporary & low-maintenance lifestyle. The master bedroom is a true sanctuary, boasting a generous size & an ensuite master closet for all your storage needs. This space offers privacy & relaxation. Stepping outside, you'll discover a large lot of 12,475 that is brimming w/ potential. Whether you envision an ADU for additional income or hosting friends & family in an outdoor entertainment area w/ the possibility of adding a pool, this property allows for endless possibilities. The property is graced w/ citrus trees along the side. With a long driveway, multiple cars can be accommodated w/ ease, & the great neighborhood ensures a sense of community & security. Located just minutes from the freeway & downtown is a mere 15-minute drive away, offering a wide array of dining, shopping & entertainment options. Location is key. Additionally, this home falls within the highly rated Cajon Valley & Grossmont Union High School District, making it an ideal choice for families. Don't miss out on this home!

3419 Via Palma, La Mesa

4 Beds 2 Baths PTP2305175 MLS ACTIVE Status
(Some photos have been enhanced with virtual staging). Introducing a charming 4-bedroom, 2-bath single-family home nestled on the South Side of the picturesque Mt. Helix in the vibrant city of La Mesa. . Step inside to discover a welcoming ambiance, highlighted by the recently updated bathrooms that exude a modern elegance. The bedrooms bost new carpeting with neutral colors. The heart of the home has a warm and inviting fireplace, perfect for creating cozy gatherings and cherished memories. The galley kitchen, complete with an eat-in area, offers a functional layout, ideal for both casual family meals and entertaining guests. A spacious great room provides ample space for versatile living arrangements, accommodating a range of activities from relaxing evenings to lively gatherings. Convenience is key with a 2-car garage complete with walls that have been covered with wallboard and features in-garage laundry facilities, streamlining household chores. Outdoors, a sprawling yard awaits, adorned with numerous citrus trees that not only promise fresh, homegrown produce but also infuse the space with a fragrant, Mediterranean ambiance. Additionally, there is ample room for cultivating a flourishing vegetable garden, perfect for those with a green thumb or aspiring gardeners. Situated with strategic proximity to Highway 94, this residence offers effortless access for commuting across San Diego, ensuring you can explore all the wonders this beautiful city has to offer. Don't miss this opportunity to transform this house into your dream home, perfectly located in the sought-after n

10303 Centinella Drive, La Mesa

4 Beds 3 Baths 230018522 MLS ACTIVE Status
Welcome to your private La Mesa retreat, featuring a downstairs master suite and nestled on a spacious lot. This secluded haven offers a gated entryway and sits on a park-like, usable property. Natural light floods the interior, accentuating the original hardwood flooring and creating a warm, inviting atmosphere.As you step inside, you'll be captivated by the exposed wood beam ceiling, fireplace, and easy access to the backyard from the family room. The gourmet kitchen boasts a center island with a wine bottle rack, stylish cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, white countertops, and a generously sized dining room nearby.Nestled at the base of Mt. Helix, this home is a paradise unto itself. Relax by the pool, enjoy the built-in BBQ and bar on hot summer days, and unwind in the hot tub by the fire pit on cooler evenings. A central sound system allows you to enjoy music both indoors and outdoors.This home is move-in ready, featuring dual central A/C and mini-split systems for efficient heating and cooling. The master suite spans two levels, offering versatility for various uses, whether it's a workout room, media center, or your private sanctuary.The fully fenced and gated yard is low-maintenance and includes mature pomegranate, lemon, lime, avocado, and macadamia nut trees, with plenty of room for more. Additional highlights include a five-car garage, RV parking, and ample storage for hobbyists and DIY enthusiasts.This extraordinary property combines natural beauty with comfortable living, making it a unique retreat. Don't miss your chance to call this La Mesa gem your home

9230 Tropico Dr, La Mesa

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