San Carlos

san carlos San Carlos is a quiet, bedroom community comprised predominantly of houses with only a few condominium complexes.  It is situated north of highway 8 and SDSU University.

San Carlos real estate is suitable choice for first time buyers and those in the median price ranges that still want to live near the central section of town.  Housing in this community housing primarily of homes built in the 1960’s – 1970’s. Many are small single story houses that make great choices for ‘first time buyers’.

There are relatively few condos complexes but a couple of townhome complexes are worth a note here.  ‘The Cottages’ is a low-density townhome complex where homes feel more like a single family home. Across the street from the Cottages is the ‘Shadowridge’ complex with 2 -3 story floor plans and attached garages. Both of these complexes are just steps away to hiking trails.

Local recreation opportunities include hiking up Cowles Mountain, and in Mission Trails Park, a 6,000 sq ft urban park well utilized by local residents. Additional pleasures for San Carlos home buyers include fishing, bicycling, and golfing.

House prices typically start in the low $300’s and work their way up to into the $600’s. Condos begin in the $200K range . If you are looking for a quiet, stable, unassuming community with many long time owners, take a look.


San Carlos Homes For Sale

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(all data current as of 4/23/2014)

  1. 3 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,149 sq ft
    Lot size: 10.84 ac
    Year built: 1972
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 1
  2. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 880 sq ft
    Lot size: 6.34 ac
    Year built: 1872
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 2
  3. 3 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,418 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,600 sqft
    Year built: 1958
    Parking spots: 5
    Days on market: 2
  4. 4 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,412 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,800 sqft
    Year built: 1963
    Days on market: 2
  5. 4 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,750 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,900 sqft
    Year built: 1973
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 2
  6. 4 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,470 sq ft
    Lot size: 12,100 sqft
    Year built: 1959
    Days on market: 3
  7. 5 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,750 sq ft
    Year built: 1972
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 6
  8. 3 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,474 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,700 sqft
    Year built: 1972
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 6
  9. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 2,330 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,559 sqft
    Year built: 2014
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 7
  10. 4 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,940 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,100 sqft
    Year built: 1972
    Days on market: 7

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San Carlos Schools


Momentum Middle School

6365 Lake Atlin Ave | (619) 644-1300

Gage Elementary School

6811 Bisby Lake Dr | (619) 463-0202

Green Elementary School

7030 Wandermere Place | (619) 460-5755

Pershing Middle School

8204 San Carlos Dr | (619) 465-3234

Springall Academy

6460 Boulder Lake Ave | (619) 460-5090

Kindercare Learning Center

7007 Golfcrest Dr | (619) 461-5771
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San Carlos Market Statistics

Real Estate Market Stats

Zillow Home Value Index: $476,500

Zillow Home Value Index

Owners vs. Renters

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $476,500 $169,800
Median Single Family Home Value $517,000 $169,400
Median Condo Value $218,500 $174,600
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $221,700 $129,900
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $453,100 $163,000
Median 4-Bedroom Home Value $541,000 $272,900
Percent Homes Decreasing 1.6% 22.7%
Percent Listing Price Reduction 32.6% 28.6%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $291 $109
Median List Price $445,000 $200,000
Median Sale Price $425,400 $196,800
Homes For Sale 0 0
Homes Recently Sold 0 0
Property Tax $2,206 $2,082
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 4.4% 4.1%
Median Value Per Sq Ft $272 $115
1-Yr. Change 12.6% 5.7%
Homes For Sale By Owner 0 0
New Construction 0 0
Foreclosures 0 0


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