The graph above is showing us how many Downtown San Diego Condos and Downtown San Diego Lofts has been sold from month to month so far during 2012. There were 93 sales in July with 21 of them being developer sales at Smart Corner over in the East Village neighborhood. As a result of the Smart Corner sales our average sale price dropped 11% to $422,815 from $475,254 in June. The resale market remained strong accounting for 56% of the sales. The total number of sales in July has increased with 24 more sales if you compare to the 51 homes that were sold in January.
Contemporary Urban Residence in Downtown’s Premier Cortez Hill Complex of Aria. With over 900 sq. ft, this urban home features one of the largest outside patio spaces in the building. Corner West Facing Floor to Ceiling windows and higher ceiling heights allow for natural light and feeling of spaciousness.
See this Photo Tour Link to access a tour of the condo.
Features include: Tigerwood Hardwood flooring throughout, wrap around west/north full length windows, contemporary kitchen with upgraded stainless appliances, 2 parking spaces, upgraded lighting fixtures and Smith Shade window coverings. Aria was developed by The Anka Property Group, an award winning Australian property development group specializing in innovative commercial, retail and residential projects including high-rise condiminiums and brood based community neighborhoods. Inspired architecture, enormous outdoor terraces, state of the art security, and ample parking and storage are a few of Aria’s appealing features. A great location!
Contact Sofia at 619-992-5144 or e-mail [email protected] for more information.
From the 25th floor of The Mark complex in the East Village/Ballpark neighborhood, expansive panoramic South, West and North views are enjoyed over the Pacific Ocean, the Downtown San Diego skyline, Point Loma, Coronado and peek view into Petco Park. This Downtown San Diego Condo has been well designed and upgraded to fit the modern, contemporary renter looking for one of the best locations in Downtown San Diego.
$4,100/month fully furnished with a security deposit equal to one month’s rent. Unit is available unfurnished as well. 2 side by side parking spaces are included in the rent. Available October 1st.
You will enter this home into a hall foyer that will lead you towards the open kitchen and living room. The kitchen has been totally redone with new white cabinets, stainless steel appliances and Caesar Stone counter tops. The living room is spacious with designer furniture, a dining room area, desk space and access out to the West facing good size balcony.
This is a corner unit with the master bedroom being situated in the corner where you have floor to ceiling windows overlooking the Downtown skyline and ocean. A good size walk in closet and a dual vanity bathroom is a part of the master bedroom suite. The guest room/office has stunning North, East and West views over Downtown San Diego where you in the distance can see planes line up for landing, Balboa Park and the mountains in the East. The second bathroom/guest bath is located right outside the second bedroom and has a combined shower/tub. The stackable washer and dryer are located right next to the second bathroom and outside the master bedroom suite.
The Mark complex encompasses the entire block between Market Street, Island Avenue and 8th and 9th Avenues. This is a fully equipped luxury complex in the middle of the East Village/Ballpark District with one of the best locations in Downtown San Diego. You will find an inner courtyard area with a pool, spa, restrooms, green grass area and BBQ’s. There is also a fitness center, a conference room and a separate area designed for move in/move out and heavy deliveries that includes a freight elevator. The front desk provides 24/7 service and the HOA manager is on site 5 days a week. Two blocks away is the Gaslamp Quarter with restaurants, shopping and entertainment and right down the street is Petco Park, the new Downtown San Diego Library (currently under constructions), the new Harbor Drive Pedestrian Bridge giving you easy access over to the water front and to the Marina neighborhood.
For more information contact Sofia at 619-992-5144 or e-mail [email protected].
Many resemble California with sunshine, music, art, lots of people, outdoor activities and parties. The SoCAL Music Festival that is taking place in Downtown San Diego’s East Village on September 1st resembles just that. Come on down to the party that is starting at 2pm and will continue until midnight. You will be able to enjoy over 25 DJ’s and bands on 4 different stages, Interactive art, Red Bull skate ramp and much more. You can buy your ticket for $40 on or before 08/30…the prices will thereafter go up. Check out this website for more info.
As you enter home #505 in Palermo located in the Little Italy District you will notice the spacious feel as well as the good amount of light that the living room and bedroom windows let in. This home is West facing and has a nice Downtown San Diego view as well as a peek views of the ocean. There is carpet throughout except wood floors in the kitchen and tile floors in the bathroom. There is also a stackable washer and dryer right outside the bathroom. The highlights of this home are the spacious living room that allows for a sofa area as well as a dining room area and the good size bedroom where a desk would be able to fit as well. 2 tandem parking spaces are included in the rent.
$1,899/month with a security deposit equal to one month’ rent. Pets allowed with a pet deposit of $500/pet. Available September 10th.
Right down the street from Palermo that is located on the corners of Beech and Front Streets is India Street and the heart of the Little Italy with lots of cool arty stores, small cafes and restaurants. Should you feel for a taste of the Gaslamp District…take the short South stroll and enjoy the urban luxury where walking to anything Downtown San Diego has to offer is right outside your door.
• Two Courtyards: the Piazza Giardino, with a water feature and extensive tropical landscaping
• Sun deck
• Lush landscaping
• Three levels of gated underground parking
For more information call Sofia at 619-992-5144 or e-mail [email protected]
We often get the question if Downtown San Diego Condos and Downtown San Diego Lofts are starting to increase in price. Well, this graph shows a pretty interesting point. With no developer sales included in the calculations the average sale price from 2011 to 2012 increased with 12 percent. We are definitely starting to see signs that the average sales price of homes in Downtown San Diego are starting to rise.
For more information about other interesting Downtown San Diego Real Estate graphs click on Downtown San Diego Condos Sold by Price Range – 2nd Quarter 2012 and Downtown San Diego Condos & Lofts Sold By Average Sale Price – June 2011 to June 2012.
This North facing penthouse in the luxury complex Park Place has no limits when it comes to views and is available either furnished or unfurnished. You will be able to see the Downtown skyline, the Pacific Ocean, Coronado, Point Loma, and all the way down to the mountains in Mexico. This home features: hardwood floors, a northwest facing wrap around balcony as well as a smaller east facing balcony, an open floor plan, Granite kitchen with stainless steel appliances, a laundry room, lots of storage and spacious bedrooms. There is also an office/guest room off the living room with water views. Two parking spaces are included in the rent.
$5,900/month furnished and security deposit equal to one month’s rent. Available Unfurnished!
One of the best features of Park Place is its “Marina” location. The building encompasses the corners of Kettner Blvd, Harbor Drive and G Street in the Marina neighborhood. The building has easy access to the train and trolley and just around the corner are Seaport Village, the Embarcadero and easy access to the San Diego Convention Center. A short stroll away is the vibrant Gaslamp District with exciting and new restaurants that are surrounded with countless options for a relaxing afternoon or evening. You will find luxury amenities that include: a landscaped inner courtyard with a pool, spa, sun deck area, BBQ areas, underground parking, Full time Security and front desk services, and a gated and secure private driveway and entrance.
A new upscale, exclusive health club is about to open in the Gaslamp Quarter of Downtown San Diego where PureFitness will be taking up four levels at the Westgate Hotel. Does 37,000 square feet sound appealing? The new fitness club has designed its space around a panoramic Sky-Deck providing you with natural sun light, all to give you the member a visual odyssey in a world class sports facility.
You will find a basketball court; a Jr. Olympic sized pool, an Olympic style running track, outdoor workout and cardio areas, an outdoor spin studio as well as a lounge.
PureFitness is now offering special pre-opening rates and are enrolling members. For more information visit them at www.purefitness.com
This graph above is showing us that most sales of Downtown San Diego Condos and Downtown San Diego Lofts were under the price range of $500,000 for the 2nd quarter of 2012. A total of 283 units was sold where 101 units went for under $300,000 and 96 units went in the price range of $300,001 to $500,000. There were 2 units sold in the upper price range of $2,000,000 and over.
To read and compare other Downtown San Diego Real Estate blogs click on Downtown San Diego Condos Sold – Cash vs. Financing – 2nd Quarter 2012 and Downtown San Diego Condos Sold By Neighborhood – 2nd Quarter 2012.
Color Me Rad is an inspirational race to brighten your life to become refreshed and to raise your spirit. They say that man was built and meant to run for something…and this something is to stay alive. Today, join the Color Me Rad 5k race in Downtown San Diego, Petco Park and do what they do best….run for something and run with a tsunami of colors.
The originality of this race is: you start the race clean in a white t-shirt but throughout you will be covered in colors of green, blue, pink, yellow and all of the other rainbow colors. They say this experience will make you day look brighter and you will see your life in a whole new perspective.
If you‘re not into getting covered in corn starch colors do as many others and sit, enjoy and feel the energy of the excitement and joy this race will bring to the East Village/Ballpark neighborhood of Downtown San Diego.