La Jolla Real Estate

La Jolla

With the best views of the ocean and dramatic sunsets, La Jolla is a spectacular place to call home. It’s no wonder La Jolla is the most sought-after beach town in Southern California. La Jolla real estate is surrounded by three sides of the sea and its backdrop is the the hills of Mt. Soledad.

La Jolla homes offer an exquisite combination of southern European resort atmosphere and Southern California fun. The more popular neighborhoods in La Jolla include La Jolla Shores, Upper Hermosa, Lower Hermosa, Muirlands, Bird Rock, La Jolla Village and Soledad South. La Jolla preserves a small town quality while still being in reach of convenient urban amenities.

From beach front properties, single family residential homes, luxury properties and rentals, condominiums and more, La Jolla real estate offers it all. You can select from ocean view properties and even oceanfront properties.

Amenities Surrounding La Jolla Real Estate

Living in La Jolla brings a Mediterranean village feel. As one of the most idyllic places to live in the world, La Jolla real estate resides in a distinctive micro-climate with winters that seldom slip below 50 degrees and summers which seldom surpass 90 degrees. Nicknamed “The Jewel” of San Diego, La Jolla has an upscale vibe and world-class attractions unmatched by any other.

With so much to do, La Jolla residents will never run out of entertainment. La Jolla real estate is near ample casual and fine dining, museums and pristine art galleries all centered around the famous La Jolla Village on the bluffs overlooking the Pacific Ocean shore-line.  Featuring one-of-a-kind boutiques, international cuisine, cafes and bistros with a decidedly European flair.  Sports enthusiasts will enjoy a plethora of outdoor activities. La Jolla is home to the world famous Torrey Pines Golf Course situated on Torrey Pines State Reserve Park and  The Lodge at Torrey Pines. Where else can you enjoy surfing, para-sailing, bird-watching, hiking, jogging,sight-seeing all on the same day!

Other well-known attractions in La Jolla include the beautiful and historical La Valencia, Colonial Inn and the La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club. On holidays, such as the Fourth of July, the whole family can enjoy fireworks right on the Shores of La Jolla and dine at the La Jolla Shores Inn.  Residents also have the luxury of visiting the Birch Aquarium at Scripps, La Jolla Playhouse and the  Museum of Contemporary Arts. These are all located in close proximity to La Jolla Village. Swimmers, snorkelers, scuba divers and surfers can enjoy the local beaches at La Jolla Shores, the Cove and Windansea.

La Jolla real estate is located only 15 minutes from downtown San Diego and the San Diego International Airport. Nearby are Fashion Valley and Horton Plaza, both high-end shopping malls with eclectic eateries and a vivacious night life. World-famous San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park are just a few minutes away. La Jolla is also home of the University of California, San Diego, UCSD.  La Jolla is a prominent area for many Bio-Tech and software companies. In short, La Jolla is a world class resort village, water-sports playground and a highly acclaimed international artist community.

If you’re interested in La Jolla real estate please contact local area expert and long-time resident, Cathleen Shera at   (858) 342-9373 cell, 858-764-2072 Sotheby’s office or by email