Metro San Diego

Exciting Urban Living in San Diego

Discover Metro San Diego

San Diego's metro area is the center of all happenings in San Diego. If you like to be near lots of restaurants, bars, parks, and things to do, the metro San Diego area is right for you. Enjoy everything San Diego has to offer with just a 10-minute drive. Each metro area neighborhood has a different vibe. Discover the right metro San Diego neighborhood for you.

North Park

North Park is one of San Diego's most popular metro neighborhoods. Young professionals are drawn to this trendy neighborhood that's filled with craft beer, coffee shops, restaurants, pubs, bars, live music and events year round. With an endless supply of things to do, North Park is the perfect place to spend your young adult years or raise a family. There's a great supply of both classic single-family homes, as well as condos and townhouses to choose from.

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South Park

Just south of North Park, South Park is a charming neighborhood filled with lots of residential housing. South Park is home to charming classic craftsman houses perfect for raising families or growing as a young professional. Popular restaurants in the area range from vegan eats to authentic Italian food. You can also enjoy dozens of indie boutique shops and coffee shops. South Park is also home to Grape Street Dog Park, making this the perfect neighborhood for dog lovers.

Golden Hill

Adjacent to South Park San Diego and Downtown, Golden Hill is the perfect mixture of urban and residential living. Filled with classic and historic homes dating before 1900, Golden Hill offers charm you won't find anywhere else in San Diego. There's a perfect mixture of single family homes and condos to choose from. The area also features bars, coffee shops and parks to enjoy.

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Downtown San Diego

If you're craving the ultimate metro San Diego experience, you will want to live in one of the Downtown neighborhoods. Choose from Little Italy, the Gaslamp Quarter, East Village, the Marina District, the Core and the Columbia area for a different downtown experience. Little Italy is home to dozens of Italian restaurants, shops, coffee shops, wine, craft beer, art, and cultural events. the Gaslamp Quarter is part of historic San Diego, previously being known as the red light district. Today it's the center of nightlife in San Diego. East Village is an up and coming neighborhood with lots of new condo developments and restaurants popping up. The Marina District offers gorgeous bay views and everything from low scale to luxury high rise condos. Give me a call to learn about Downtown San Diego's other luxury neighborhoods.


Known as San Diego's LGBTQ neighborhood, Hillcrest is the center of the metro area's happenings. You can find plenty of restaurants, coffee shops, boutiques, a weekly farmer's market and a variety of gay bars. The area has both single family homes as well as condos to choose from. Whether you are a young professional or beginning to start a family, Hillcrest is a great location to do it!



On the eastern border of San Diego's metro area, Kensington borders Normal Heights and City Heights. The business district is the heart of the city, offering lots of restaurants, bars, coffee shops, and boutiques to visit. You can also expect numerous events to roll through this area throughout the year. Aside from the business district, Kensington is mostly residential with lots of classic homes and friendly neighbors. It's the kind of neighborhood where you will see people walking their dogs and saying hello to neighbors in.

Mission Hills

Bordering Downtown, Hillcrest and Old Town, Mission Hills rests just north of the San Diego airport and offers gorgeous views of the San Diego Bay. This historic neighborhood features classic houses, high ranking schools, restaurants, pubs, and shops. You can expect to find lots of hidden gem homes you won't find in any other neighborhood. The real estate in this neighborhood has always been highly sought after making it a perfect investment for your future.

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Normal Heights

Bordering University Heights and Kensington, Normal Heights is the much livelier cousin. Along Adams Ave, you will find dozens of hip cafes, craft beer bars, gastropubs, and diverse restaurants. The neighborhood also contains the beautiful and grassy Trolley Barn Park and Ward Canyon Park. You can find a variety of housing options from condos and townhouses to single family homes.

Bankers Hill

Also known as Park West, Bankers Hill is the neighborhood in San Diego adjacent to Hillcrest and Downtown San Diego. Its best feature is Balboa Park which contains dozens of museums, the San Diego Zoo, grassy fields, and walking trails. Bankers Hill contains lots of historic Victorian and Craftsman houses as well as condos to choose from as far as real estate goes. If you're looking for a central location close to the biggest park in San Diego, Bankers Hill might be for you.

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University Heights

Located just north of North Park and adjacent to Hillcrest and Normal Heights, University Heights is a primarily residential neighborhood in San Diego's metro area. The area was originally going to be a University which is how it got its name. Instead, it is home to the San Diego Unified School District office. University Heights is close to lots of restaurants, coffee shops, boutiques and parks to enjoy! If you want to live centrally without too much noise, University Heights is a great option.

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