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You Don't have to Live on the Beach in La Jolla to have a View

La Jolla is a hilly seaside community that abounds with natural beauty and amazing views of the coastline. You won't find very many condo buildings set directly on the beach. But this hilly town offers you a fabulous option – living on the hillside with a panaramic view.  Why is that a good thing you ask? Here are a few reasons:

You can escape the crowds and yet be close to the sea  

San Diego is home to around 70 miles of stunning coastline and the beaches here are so beautiful, that people just can’t resist them. The all-year-round amazing weather means that the beaches are teeming with people.  With an oceanfront property, you have to be willing to deal with the crowds, noise and the traffic that comes with it.  But in some of the condos away from the main drag but up a little in elevation, you will be close enough to enjoy the ocean view, but far enough so that the crowds and traffic situation won't affect you as much. 

Seahaus condos are located at the southern end of La Jolla in the residential Birdrock area, a block away from the beach. Because they are located on a slightly elevated piece of land, residents get great ocean views on upper floors without being in the busier beach areas. This midrise complex is one of the newer condo communities in the area. Granite kitchen countertops, stainless steel appliances, glass showers, marble bath counters, spacious living areas,  a swimming pool and fitness center complement the view.

You will get bigger bang for buck when your condo isn’t right on the ocean

You'll definitely pay more for being right on the ocean, because the view is large and gorgeous. While a view at the 939 Coast highrise right on the ocean is selling for over $800 - $1200 per square foot with hefty HOA fees, head a few blocks away to get a condo on the upper floors with a view at Devonshire condos where a top-floor unit in this older building might be $100-$300 less per square foot. The  Seville highrise has views on the upper floors but lower prices.

Not every condo in every building will have an ocean view, and getting that view might be a pricey proposition. But you can’t really put a price tag on waking up in the morning to the open ocean staring back at you. Contact us so that we can help you find the condo in La Jolla that is right for you.

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LA JOLLA Condos For Sale

La Jolla is a seaside resort community within the city of San Diego, California. Even though the city is known for its high real estate prices, La Jolla condos can be a relatively affordable option for buyers that couldn\'t buy in the area otherwise.


The region of San Diego Coastal South is as diverse and eclectic as the towns that line this coastal area and can be more affordable than its neighbors in the Coastal North region.

SEAHAUS Condos For Sale

Seahaus is one of the newest condo communities in La Jolla. Located at the southern end of La Jolla in the Birdrock area, this low rise condo development offers views of the ocean and spacious patio and balcony areas to enjoy the balmy La Jolla weather.

Seahaus condo owners can enjoy a refreshing dip in the pool or a relaxing soak in the hot tub. Other amenities include clubhouse, fitness center and a nice patio and barbecue area. The La Jolla coastline is a few blocks ...

939 COAST BLVD Condos For Sale

939 Coast is La Jolla's premier ocean front, luxury high-rise building. At 18 stories, this building offers some impressive views of the ocean and the surrounding coastline. We recommend this community to our clients looking for full service amenities as well as a great central location with unmatched ocean vistas.

Residents of 939 Coast enjoy valet parking, a secured entrance with doorman and 24 hour concierge services, exercise facilities with state-of-the-art equipment, ...

92037 Condos For Sale

# Active Listings114
Min Price$352,500
Max Price$8,950,000
Avg Price$1,555,519

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Last Updated: 2019-06-24