Category Archives: August 2009

Eat, Shop and Enjoy Little Italy Mercato in Downtown San Diego!

downtown-san-diego-urban-lifestyle/eat-shop-and-enjoy-little-italy-mercato-in-downtown-san-diego/675/ Want farm fresh produce, artisan foods and specialty items? Come on down to Little Italy Mercato, the City Market for Downtown San Diego Condo and Loft homeowners, San Diego residents and visitors. The market opens every Saturday year around at 9am and continues until 1.30 in the afternoon, the place to go is Date… Read More

Hotel Indigo in Downtown San Diego – Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design!

downtown-san-diego-real-estate/hotel-indigo-in-downtown-san-diego-leadership-in-energy-and-environmental-design/658/ The Hotel Indigo in the Gaslamp District in Downtown San Diego will be the 1st hotel to be LEED Certified in Southern California. LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design. The Hotel Indigo is LEEDing the charge by: Eco-Roof. The rooftop and a portion of the Phi Terrace are planted with native… Read More

San Diego is One of the 10 Top Most Desirable Places to Buy a Home!

downtown-san-diego-real-estate/san-diego-is-one-of-the-10-top-most-desirable-places-to-buy-a-home/655/ According to ABC News, a market with cheap prices is not the only factor you should consider when you are thinking about investing in a new Downtown San Diego Condo, Loft or house. You should look for communities with a strong job market and stable housing values. Look for Cities with military bases, a… Read More

The Star of India in Downtown San Diego is Getting a Face Lift!!

downtown-san-diego-urban-lifestyle/the-star-of-india-in-downtown-san-diego-is-getting-a-face-lift/652/ Early Tuesday morning the Star of India took sail and moved from its location at the Embarcadero in the Columbia District to a South Bay dry dock in National City for its yearly inspection and hull repairs. The Maritime Museum is hoping to have the ship back by September 4th after blasting its iron… Read More

Downtown San Diego’s 25th Annual Street Scene is Hitting The Streets in The East Village District!

downtown-san-diego-urban-lifestyle/downtown-san-diegos-25th-annual-street-scene-is-hitting-the-streets-in-the-east-village-district/664/ Street Scene is preparing to be better than ever with an all ages celebration in the streets of the East Village/Ballpark District in Downtown San Diego on Friday August 27th and Saturday August 238th, 2009 from 4pm to midnight. The East Village/Ballpark District offers easy parking and Trolley access in the heart of… Read More

San Diego City Council Votes to Include San Diego Unified School District in New Downtown San Diego Library!

downtown-san-diego-real-estate/san-diego-city-council-votes-to-include-san-diego-unified-school-district-in-new-downtown-san-diego-library/649/ The San Diego City Council endorses plan to include the San Diego Unified School District to lease the sixth and seventh floors of the new Downtown San Diego Central Library located in the East Village/Ballpark District right next to Downtown San Diego Condos in Park Boulevard West and Park Boulevard East. The City Council… Read More

Groundbreaking Celebration – The Broadway Pier Cruise Ship Terminal in Downtown San Diego!

downtown-san-diego-real-estate/groundbreaking-celebration-the-broadway-pier-cruise-ship-terminal-in-downtown-san-diego/645/ On Tuesday August 4th, the groundbreaking celebration and the first day of construction took place of the $22.4 million Broadway Pier Cruise Ship Terminal located in the Columbia District in Downtown San Diego. The 52,000 square foot, two story steel and metal framed terminal will be able to handle 2,600 passengers and will include… Read More

Now Open! Hotel Indigo in the Gaslamp District in Downtown San Diego!

Hotel Indigo in the Gaslamp District in Downtown San Diego is an experience unlike any other. The colors invite, the imagery excites and the architecture delights. Hotel Indigo is designed for style conscious travels who wants more than a beige box. All rooms offers a refreshing experience with plush bedding, hardwood floor, spa inspired showers… Read More

The Development of the Harbor Drive Pedestrian Bridge Continues in the East Village District!

downtown-san-diego-real-estate/the-development-of-the-harbor-drive-pedestrian-bridge-continues-in-the-east-village-district/623/ Make a Smilebox slideshow 92101 Urban Living has been following the development of the Harbor Drive Pedestrian Bridge in Downtown San Diego. The bridge is located right across the street West of Petco Park and East of the Hilton Hotel in the East Village/Ballpark District. We have new pictures to show above of the… Read More

East Village Association Meeting Coming Up – Stay Involved in Downtown San Diego!

The East Village Association is a collection of residents including Downtown San Diego Condo and Downtown San Diego Loft homeowners in the East Village District who share a common interest in the positive development of this budding neighborhood. Its open to renters, home owners, business owners and for anyone who care to see and contribute… Read More