Serra Mesa Homes for Sale

Serra Mesa is named after Junipero Serra, a Franciscan friar who founded the Mission San Diego de Alcalá. The community of Serra Mesa has a total population of 24,000 people, with over 8,000 housing units. Serra Mesa is a great place to live for those looking to advance careers in the medical or military fields as well as enjoy outdoor recreation and fantastic schooling. Serra Mesa homes for sale range widely in size, style, and cost, ensuring there is something for every kind of buyer.

Serra Mesa Real Esate Stats

Average Home Price $807K
Lowest Price $440K
Highest Price $1.2M
Total Real Estate Listings 7
Avg. Days On Market 24
Avg. Price/SQFT $641

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Serra Mesa homes for sale predominantly take the shape of single-family houses that belong to well-kept suburbs. Serra Mesa real estate is some of the most sought after in the city, and demand for houses in this area is high. As such, vacancies don’t occur frequently, and when they do, it is critical that buyers act quickly. Prices for real estate in Serra Mesa begin around $300,000 and can exceed $700,000 depending on the size, luxury, and location of the home.

Architectural styles vary widely in this neighborhood. While many streets are composed of white, California-style bungalows, others are defined by Spanish-style white stone exteriors. Others still boast Craftsman designs reminiscent of small-town America.

Many of the most prestigious houses in this market find themselves located high on the hill where dazzling views of the city lie below. Often, these luxury properties were built within the past two decades and reflect modern designs. Inside, they might feature floor plans that expand over thousands of square feet and feature four or five bedrooms, making these ideal spaces to entertain. Select luxury properties in this market belong to private communities where amenities like community pools, clubhouses, spas, and tennis courts can be enjoyed.

Buyers on a budget will find that the lower end of the market is comprised of comfortable condos. With two or three bedrooms, these suites can be the perfect location for a small family looking for a first home, or a retiree looking to downsize to a smaller home that requires less maintenance. As part of a condo complex, these units often enjoy easy access to landscaped greenspaces, courtyard pools, and private patios.

Due to the diverse range of real estate options available, buyers will find that there is something for everyone in this market.

Life In Serra Mesa

At the heart of San Diego, Serra Mesa manages to enjoy a location where natural beauty is never far away. Outdoor recreation can be found in every direction. To the east, Mission Trails Regional Park unfolds over 7,220 acres and contains many hiking trails that wind explorers past rugged canyons, rolling hills, beautiful flowers, and brilliant views. To the west, Tecolote Canyon Natural Park offers residents a 4.6 mile loop trail. Just south of Serra Mesa, the San Diego River winds past Riverwalk Golf Club, Presidio Park, and Ocean Beach Athletic Area before draining into the Pacific Ocean.

When it comes to entertainment, this San Diego neighborhood enjoys an exceptionally close proximity to Qualcomm Stadium. The impressive complex has hosted many big musical acts over the years including Elton John, Guns N’ Roses, and Metallica. Sporting fans will be delighted to know that this impressive venue has been the site of three Super Bowls as well as two World Series. Many residents of Serra Mesa real estate will find that they are within easy walking distance of Qualcomm Stadium, making an evening show or afternoon game easy to attend.

In addition to a strong recreation sector, Serra Mesa offers its residents a diverse range of employment opportunities. Sharp Memorial Hospital is located on the western border of this community and has outstanding heart care, cancer treatment, orthopedics, and organ transplant programs. There is also Sharp Mary Birch Hospital and Rady Children’s Hospital located in this area, providing those in the medical profession with plenty of employment options.

The Marine Corps Air Station Miramar is also located a short distance from this community and is another major employer in the area. And of course, Serra Mesa is also a short distance from downtown and the many career opportunities there.

Students will find that the San Diego Mesa College is less than fifteen minutes away. At this excellent institution, students can study everything from architecture, to business, to health, to language, to journalism, and more. The college was founded more than fifty years ago in 1964, and today it has more than 20,000 students enrolled across 196 degree programs.

Call us at 619-665-5360 today, or contact us online to discuss your wish list for the perfect Serra Mesa home to suit your needs.

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