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Realtors: Housing picture in state won’t improve soon

By Pete in Downtown San Diego Real Estate with 0 Comments

downtown-san-diego-real-estate/realtors-housing-picture-in-state-wont-improve-soon/19/ The sky is falling, the sky is falling… oh wait. It’s still up there. Blue, with fluffy clouds. An occasional airplane flying into our beautiful city. According to the article in today’s UT, Homesale forecasts for next year will be at 334,500 for 2008. which is down 9 percent. NINE PERCENT people. Call in  Continue…

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Fit Athletic: Welcome to the East Village!

By Mike in Downtown San Diego Urban Lifestyle with 0 Comments

downtown-san-diego-urban-lifestyle/fit-athletic-welcome-to-the-east-village/55/ The East Village is in an exciting state of transformation. Several premiere residential high-rises have been completed over the past couple years and now the local businesses are popping up, giving the East Village an urban artistic flare setting itself apart from the rest of downtown. There is Basic , an urban kitchen and  Continue…

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Downtown San Diego 2008: HOT Buyer’s Market!

By Mike in Downtown San Diego Real Estate with 0 Comments

downtown-san-diego-real-estate/downtown-san-diego-2008-hot-buyers-market/54/ Everyone here at 92101 Urban Living remains optimistic about the Downtown San Diego market. We have had a surge in calls from investors and buyers ready to take advantage of this current state of the market. We are currently experiencing a HOT buyers market here in Downtown San Diego. The median resale condo price  Continue…

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Evening in the East Village-Support your Neighborhood

By Mike in Downtown San Diego Urban Lifestyle with 0 Comments

downtown-san-diego-urban-lifestyle/evening-in-the-east-village-support-your-neighborhood/50/ This February 29th from 5-9pm, join fellow Downtown resident’s in the ever-evolving East Village for a ‘Evening in the East Village: A Social Stroll’ This is a great opportunity to support local businesses and get to know your community. ‘The night features an eclectic blend of open-use gatherings with the retailers, restaurants and organizations  Continue…

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Pedestrian Bridge Development gets Reevaluated

By Mike in Downtown San Diego Real Estate with 0 Comments

downtown-san-diego-real-estate/pedestrian-bridge-development-gets-reevaluated/51/   Originally, when the Pedestrian Bridge was envisioned (4 years ago), officials agreed to make the bridge an iconic entryway into downtown. (*See the previous blog on thePedestrianBridge*) The previous plan for a $12.8 million budget has swelled to more than $30 million which has caused official to rethink their original goal and design.  Continue…

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Just a Thought… a good one!

By Pete in April 2008|Downtown San Diego Real Estate|Downtown San Diego Urban Lifestyle with 0 Comments

downtown-san-diego-urban-lifestyle/just-a-thought-a-good-one/43/ A stunning break through in the world of San Diego news! We werent built around an oil field, silver mine or any other such thing that would cause us to board up our windows and abandon our town. I am not kidding. Its true. San Diego is actually a destination city only becoming better  Continue…

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Downtown San Diego Events: February 2008

By Mike in Downtown San Diego Urban Lifestyle with 0 Comments

downtown-san-diego-urban-lifestyle/february-events/49/ Downtown San Diego Events for February 2008 Outdoors • Farmers Market: Third Avenue/San Diego-9:00am to 1:00pm Downtown San Diego @ 3rd Ave and J St • Petco Park-US Sevens: International Rugby Feb. 9th-10th Music Venues/Shows • HOB monthly Schedule • 4th & B monthly schedule • The Casbah (rock, experimental, garage, soul) • Folsom  Continue…

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Downtown San Diego Web Cam’s: View Downtown Live 24/7!

By Mike in Downtown San Diego Urban Lifestyle with 0 Comments

downtown-san-diego-urban-lifestyle/downtown-san-diego-web-cams-view-downtown-live-247/48/ Want to see San Diego live? The Union Tribune’s website signonsandiego.com broadcasts live webcams that are set throughout Downtown highlighting the different neighborhoods. View Downtown San Diego from your home anytime. It’s a great way to tour the area and see for yourself what each neighrborhood looks like. They also highlight residential high-rises…..Check it  Continue…

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The 2008 USA Seven’s Return to San Diego!!!

By Mike in Downtown San Diego Urban Lifestyle with 0 Comments

downtown-san-diego-urban-lifestyle/the-2008-usa-sevens-return-to-san-diego/46/ San Diego welcomes back the USA Sevens Tournament! The Sevens Tournament is the largest Rugby event in North America. Last year the tournament was a huge success drawing avid rugby fans and curious spectators alike. This years games are not to be missed! Unfamiliar with Ruby or the logistics of the game? Doesnt matter,  Continue…

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Gaslamp District’s Annual Mardi Gras Celebration Returns

By Mike in April 2008|Downtown San Diego Real Estate|Downtown San Diego Urban Lifestyle with 0 Comments

downtown-san-diego-urban-lifestyle/gaslamp-districts-annual-mardi-gras-celebration-returns/45/ February 5th, from 6pm until midnight is when the party takes place. Mardi Gras is French for ‘Fat Tuesday’ and is more or less the last day for Catholics to ‘Indulge’ before Ash Wednesday. Many local businesses, restaurants, bands, DJs, and more are involved in the celebration.

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Downtown San Diego Restaurant Week…Don’t Miss It!

By Mike in Downtown San Diego Urban Lifestyle with 0 Comments

downtown-san-diego-urban-lifestyle/downtown-san-diego-restaurant-weekdont-miss-it/44/ For those of you that live in San Diego and for those of you that don’t, this is a great opportunity to expand your taste palate for San Diego’s numerous culinary delights. Twice a year in 2008, January 27 – February 1, 2008 and then June 22 – June 27, 2008, you can experience  Continue…

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Downtown San Diego Parking 101

By Mike in Downtown San Diego Real Estate with 0 Comments

downtown-san-diego-real-estate/downtown-san-diego-parking-101/41/ Alright.here is some very useful information. If you live in Downtown San Diego or are planning to relocate.READ THIS!!! Parking in downtown can be a giant pain and costly! Meters, street sweeping, holiday and special event parking, tons of different colored curbs, inch regulations from car to curb.and with all this, the city of  Continue…

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade 2008

By Mike in Downtown San Diego Urban Lifestyle with 0 Comments

downtown-san-diego-urban-lifestyle/martin-luther-king-jr-day-parade-2008/39/ One of the coolest things about a downtown lifestyle is that you can participate in cultural events and celebrations right outside your front door. This Saturday’s 2008 Martin Luther King Day Parade is a prefect example! This year the parade started on the MLK Promenade and wrapped around the Ballpark down J Street in  Continue…

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ArtWalk San Diego: Bring on the Art!!

By Mike in April 2008|Downtown San Diego Real Estate|Downtown San Diego Urban Lifestyle with 0 Comments

uncategorized/artwalk-san-diego-bring-on-the-art/37/ Part of living in any downtown area is the art! Living in a downtown area is living in the pulse, where ideas gain form. Downtown San Diego does not lack in this aspect and art is celebrated in this fine city. Little Italy hosts a plethora of art events including the famous Art Walk  Continue…

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Maximizing your Downtown Living Space

By Mike in April 2008|Downtown San Diego Real Estate|Downtown San Diego Urban Lifestyle with 0 Comments

uncategorized/maximizing-your-downtown-living-space/36/ Theres nothing quite like living in a downtown area, surrounded by the best restaurants, shops, nightlife, art and culture. But lets face it; youre paying for your surroundings when owning Downtown. So you just bought a place downtown in the best neighborhood in a great building…confused on how to make the most out of  Continue…

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Broadway Pier Cruise Ship Terminal & Lane Field Plans Receives Approval!

By Mike in April 2008|Downtown San Diego Real Estate|Downtown San Diego Urban Lifestyle with 0 Comments

uncategorized/broadway-pier-cruise-ship-terminal-lane-field-plans-receives-approval/34/ On the 8th of this month the Broadway Pier cruise ship terminal and the Lane Field Development, two major plans in the North Embarcadero Visionary plan (Check out our previous blog on the North Embarcadero Visionary Plan), gained the support of the San Diego Port Commission! However neither is a guaranteed deal yet.funding-funding-funding. Commissioners  Continue…

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