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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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Newest La Mesa Properties for Sale

$1,349,000
4 Beds 4 Baths PTP2402185 MLS ACTIVE Status
Don't miss this incredible opportunity to own your very own enchanting retreat in The Foothills of Mount Helix!! The fully remodeled private detached ADU adds an extra layer of uniqueness to the property. Having a separate space like that can offer flexibility for guests, extended family, or even as potential rental income opportunity. The warm welcome as you enter the gate sets the tone for a cozy and inviting atmosphere. Enjoy a wonderful pool courtyard that's perfect for entertaining or simply enjoying quiet moments. Having both indoor and outdoor spaces for gathering with loved ones adds so much versatility. Fully owned solar is just one of the many benefits of this amazing property! Having a large first floor "rec" room adds so much flexibility and value for everyone who lives here. Dedicate it for after-school activities, crafts and a home office so every member of the family has a place to pursue their interests. Or use this large downstairs space with breathtaking views as a fourth bedroom. The home boasts a Great Room to enjoy cozy nights watching movies and entertaining during the holidays. The three spacious bedrooms upstairs, including a master suite with stunning views, provide ample space for a family to spread out. Enjoy cool summer evenings upstairs with a whole house fan and mini splits in each bedroom. It's lovely to have a retreat within your own home. In addition to everything mentioned there is a large storage space off of the dining room for all your seasonal decor! Have a trailer or RV? Park it in the designated space at the bottom of the driveway! Ov

9080 Terrace Drive, La Mesa

$790,000
3 Beds 3 Baths 240007118 MLS ACTIVE Status Strawberry Hills BLDG.
Listed at $750,000-$790,000 is this 3 bed, 2 1/2 bath home in Strawberry Hills! The master bedroom is oversized with an en suite bath. Prior owners removed the wall between bedrooms 2 and 3 making for a large second master, workout room, office or it can be converted back to two separate bedrooms. The home features gorgeous Brazilian Cherry Wood flooring upstairs and tile/carpet downstairs. Crown molding, recessed LED lighting, plantation shutters and wood blinds throughout. At the top of the stairs, there’s a nook great for reading time and a cup of coffee! And you’ll love the natural light from the four skylights and the dramatic vaulted ceilings in the living room. Serve dinner in the dining room or out on the private patio that has tons of space for your events! The renovated kitchen has granite counter tops, GE Monogram appliances & ample cabinet space. The attached two car garage has TONS of storage including an “under the stairs” cedar storage closet & plenty of space for your full-sized washer/dryer. The HVAC system and all ducting is newer, there is a whole house fan and the electrical service panel is upgraded, suitable to charge electric cars. And there is a tankless water heater to give you on demand unlimited hot showers! This home is steps away from one of the two community pools, spas, amazing clubhouse, and gym. Strawberry Hills is centrally located minutes from Lake Murray, convenient to downtown La Mesa, SDSU, freeway access, golf courses, shopping, dining, schools, and so much more! Bring all buyers! The HOA is approved for FHA and VA financing.

5430 Baltimore Dr. Unit #22, La Mesa

$1,549,000
4 Beds 5 Baths 240006549 MLS ACTIVE Status
Newly-built attached ADU offering opportunities for producing income or additional space for multi-generational living situations, this versatile home is located in a tranquil La Mesa neighborhood. An owned solar system keeps energy costs low. The seller has lovingly added 300-400k in improvements inside out, top to bottom of this gorgeous property. Enter to gaze upon a spacious living room surrounded by windows that bathe the space in natural light and warmed by a stunning fireplace. The kitchen has been reimagined with a gourmet island, Viking stove, gorgeous painted cabinetry, recessed lighting, spacious pantry with barn door entry and so many windows inviting the outdoors into your indoor world. Meander down the sun-drenched hallway to discover the attached guest suite offering a living area, large walk-in closet, full kitchen and bathroom, laundry and private access to the backyard. A large suite at the end of the hall enjoys an en suite bathroom. At the top of the stairs you will find two huge bedrooms with private bathrooms for the ultimate in quiet enjoyment. A unique and added bonus about this beauty is that 3 of the 4 bedrooms have their own entrances, giving this home the potential of creating 3-4 separate dwelling units. The backyard is ready for year-round enjoyment with turf, play structure, hot tub, deck for perfect sunset viewing or relaxation. Just down the street from Downtown La Mesa, trolley, shopping, dining and entertainment venues. This is a must see - you will not be disappointed!

4980 Pine St, La Mesa

$1,544,995
5 Beds 3 Baths 240005041 MLS ACTIVE Status
Experience luxury living in this exquisite home located at 3805 Sacramento Dr, in the highly desirable Serramar community of La Mesa. This residence is a showcase of designer touches, upgrades, and upscale amenities, offering a lifestyle of unparalleled elegance and comfort. Boasting nine-foot ceilings on both floors, this home features a bedroom and full bathroom on the main level, ideal for guests, office or as a private retreat. Crown molding throughout many of the rooms in the home add an extra touch elegance. The open-concept floor plan includes a formal living room and dining room, complemented by a stone gas fireplace in the family room, creating a warm and inviting ambiance. The gourmet kitchen is a culinary delight, complete with new stainless steel dual ovens, a gas cooktop, built-in refrigerator, dishwasher, and microwave, all accented by granite countertops. Natural light floods the home, thanks to its south-facing orientation, creating a bright and welcoming atmosphere. A spacious bonus room, currently utilized as a highly-customized home office, offers versatility and style. Upstairs, you'll find four bedrooms and two full bathrooms, including a generous primary bedroom featuring a spa-like ensuite and a large, open closet measuring 9 ft x 9 ft with custom built-ins. There is also generous, well-appointed laundry on the second floor which will make doing laundry a joy! Situated on a corner lot with no neighbors to the east, this property offers privacy and serenity.

3805 Sacramento Dr, La Mesa

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