La Jolla is a highly regarded community, commonly known as “The Jewel”. Although the city has a reputation for decadence and affluence, La Jolla has a down to earth atmosphere, due to the friendliness of locals and its natural, pristine setting. La Jolla real estate has some of the most sought after homes in the country and visitors come from all over the world to enjoy the fine restaurants, beautiful beaches, art galleries and hotels in La Jolla.
La Jolla real estate has maintained its value through these rough economic times due to the high demand of its location, beautiful vistas and amazing homes. In fact, La Jolla has enjoyed being one of the nation’s most expensive housing markets, for the second year in a row. The average listing price in La Jolla is well above $2 million dollars; however, affordable beach cottages and condos starting at $450,000 are also available in La Jolla.
The La Jolla community is a great place to live and do business, with rapidly expanding bio-tech and software industries. Within the community, there are a wide range of coastal neighborhoods to choose from including Bird Rock, Country Club, Hidden Valley, Windansea Beach, the “Old” Village of La Jolla, La Jolla Shores, La Jolla Farms, La Jolla Heights, La Jolla Mesa, La Jolla Alta, Muirlands, Torrey Pines, Hermosa and Mount Soledad. Each neighborhood offers its own individual atmosphere and lifestyle, for prospective home buyers of all ages.
Whether you are looking for a place to retire or to raise a family, buy La Jolla real estateand enjoy many wonderful years in this charming seaside community.