Category Archives: December 2008

Downtown San Diego Boat Show January 8th-11th

downtown-san-diego-real-estate/downtown-san-diego-boat-show-january-8th-11th/310/ Downtown San Diego’s Annual Boat Show will be held in the Downtown San Diego Convention Center January 8th through the 11th. Everything from cruisers to ski boats, sailboats to fishing watercraft and speedboats to mega yachts will be featured. Just about every boat accessory one can think of will also be on display. Climb… Read More

New Year’s Eve Fireworks in Downtown San Diego!

downtown-san-diego-urban-lifestyle/new-years-eve-fireworks-in-downtown-san-diego/309/ Downtown San Diego’s 2009 New Year’s Fireworks Show will be hosted by the Port Tenants Association in San Diego. Fireworks will be launched at midnight on December 31st from several barges along San Diego Bay. From the ground, best viewing spots will be on the Embarcadero of Marina Park and by Seaport Village. From… Read More

Making our Balboa Park a Little Brighter?

downtown-san-diego-urban-lifestyle/making-our-balboa-park-a-little-brighter/306/ An interesting article pertaining to the cleaner, brighter future of Balboa Park was posted online today on The question is whom should take control over the decisions made to upgrade, clean up and overall restore Balboa Park? The Park is a fixture in Downtown San Diego and while we love what it has… Read More

Protecting and Increasing Species Diversity in the San Diego Bay

downtown-san-diego-real-estate/protecting-and-increasing-species-diversity-in-the-san-diego-bay/304/ During its 45-year history, the Port of San Diego has taken the lead in a variety of initiatives to enhance the environmental quality of San Diego Bay and its surrounding tidelands. In an effort to revitalize the waters surrounding our city, 350 artificial reef structures have begun to be installed off the shoreline of… Read More

A Glimpse at San Diego’s Rental Market

downtown-san-diego-real-estate/a-glimpse-at-san-diegos-rental-market/300/ In this December 10th article, San Diego County Apartment Rentals are Slow, Steady, Staff Writer Emmet Pierce reports the local rental market is “sluggish, but stable.” This, due to minor drops in vacancies and monthly rental rates. As always, this can be interpreted in a few ways depending on the position you find yourself… Read More

Downtown San Diego East Village Sales Statistics for 2008: by Complex

downtown-san-diego-real-estate/downtown-san-diego-east-village-sales-statistics-for-2008-by-complex/295/ The following graph represents a breakdown of 2008 sales in the Downtown San Diego East Village Neighborhood separated out by specific complex. This blog is a series of analytical statistics that will sum up the Downtown San Diego Real Estate Market in 2008. As Downtown San Diego Specialists, we know how important this analysis… Read More

The “F” Plan at Electra – Check it out!

downtown-san-diego-real-estate/the-f-plan-at-electra-check-it-out/298/ Denny Oh’s got some knowledge on Electra, the tallest residential condo and loft tower ever built in Downtown San Diego. Check out this insider information if you’re interested in the highly sought after “F” Plan.

Some No-Nonsense Truth About Vantage Pointe

downtown-san-diego-real-estate/some-no-nonsense-truth-about-vantage-pointe/292/ In this December 4th Voice of San Diego online article titled Vantage Pointe’s Clock is Ticking, we learn about the harsh realities of the current state of this 679-unit question mark. Why do we refer to it as a ‘question mark’? Well, probably because so many question remain to be answered… “What is the… Read More

San Diego Bay Parade of Lights

downtown-san-diego-urban-lifestyle/san-diego-bay-parade-of-lights/289/ So what’s going on around Downtown to kick-off the Holidays you might ask? Well, if you’re one of the lucky residents of a San Diego Condo or Loft who happens to live in the Marina or Columbia District way up in the sky you’ll be able to catch views of the 37th Annual San… Read More