Category Archives: November 2012

Convention Center Project Moves Forward with Interim Bond from the City Council

The San Diego Convention Center Expansion project has reached another step in the right direction as the City Council authorized $54.4 million in interim bond financing last week. This bond will not be able to be used until the California Port Commission and a court approves it, something that might happen in March 2013. According to the… Read More

FOR RENT: Corner Condo in Park Terrace with Oversized Patio Overlooking New Downtown Library

This free slideshow design created with Smilebox You will find views overlooking the new Downtown San Diego Library and side views of Petco Park from this Downtown San Diego Condo in Park Terrace in the East Village/Ballpark neighborhood. The best feature of this home is the North facing over sized patio perfect for entertaining. Other great features are the slit bedrooms, good size… Read More

Downtown San Diego Condos Sold – Financing Breakdown – 3rd Quarter 2012

A total of 275 homes were sold during the 3rd quarter of 2012 where 145 homes were financed and 130 homes were bought with cash. The financial breakdown of Downtown San Diego Condos and Downtown San Diego Lofts sold in the 3rd quarter of 2012 shows that out of 145 homes financed 124 homes (85%) belonged to the conforming range up… Read More

FOR RENT: Urban Sapphire Condo in Downtown San Diego

This digital slideshow created with Smilebox Home #504 in the Sapphire complex has been upgraded with bamboo flooring and has floor to ceiling windows that brings in the Northeast Downtown San Diego city views. The highlight of this home is the dual balconies which measure approximately 400 square feet. One smaller balcony is facing east… Read More

Happy Thanksgiving 2012

We hope that this holiday greeting finds you well and that you will enjoy this time with family and friends. Downtown San Diego has a few things going on that could be worth checking out. Why not go down to Horton Plaza in the Gaslamp Quarter to check out all the black friday savings, take a stroll along the waterfront… Read More

Downtown San Diego Condos Sold – Cash vs. Financing – 3rd Quarter 2012

Out of 275 Downtown San Diego Condos and Downtown San Diego Lofts sold during the 3rd quarter of 2012, 145 homes were financed and 130 homes were bought with cash. We can see that many Downtown San Diego Real Estate buyers have cash on hand and are not afraid of using it. To compare and read other interesting real estate graphs… Read More

Defaulted Buyers Are Given a Second Chance of Homeownership

Rebound buyers such as former homeowners of the Downtown San Diego Real Estate market who have filed for bankruptcy or been through foreclosure have lately been given the opportunity to once again become a Downtown San Diego Condo or Downtown San Diego Loft homeowner. The FHA (Federal Housing Administration) is a source where many rebound buyers can get the chance to… Read More

Downtown San Diego Condos Sold from September to October 2012

The graph above is showing us how many Downtown San Diego Condos and Downtown San Diego Loft were sold during September and October of 2012. There was an incease of 17 homes sold from September to October showing a very strong month of sales. The average sales price dropped from $478,931 to $440,449. The drop of average sales price… Read More