Encinitas is a popular coastal community just north of Solana Beach. Encinitas real estate encompasses a wide array of home types, including condos, town homes, small older houses and luxury estate homes. This city is divided into 5 distinct areas:
Cardiff By the Sea – is located at the south end of the city and is a small oceanfront community.
Leucadia – is located just east of the I-5 and offers older communities with tree-lined streets and single family homes.
Old Encinitas – is a small beachside community of shops, restaurants, and retail businesses along a few block strip of old highway. This is a fun area that caters to old hippies, surfers, beach bums, and all those who love the beach lifestyle.
New Encinitas – is located east of the I-5 and offers newer homes, modern shopping centers, tract homes and a number of gated communities.
Olivenhain – is a small subdivision on the East end of the city. It features larger, luxury homes that offer a high-end lifestyle.
If you are looking for a single family home in Encinitas, prices start in the mid $500’s and go up to $7 million dollars for beachfront property. Condos start in the $300’s and go over a million for waterfront condos.
For those who desire coastal living, a quality lifestyle, good schools, and a safe place to raise a family, you won’t go wrong in this San Diego beach town.