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New Ambitions For Design District

Solana Beach Area Becomes Prime Spot for Creative DevelopmentThe area of Solana Beach known as the Cedros Avenue Design District looks nothing like it did in the 1940s, when Quonset huts housed airplane parts from a manufacturing plant that operated there.

By Lou Hirsh May 18, 2017 1:39 p.m.   $$ Share
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Chelsea Opens $20.4M Affordable Apartment Complex in San Diego

Carlsbad-headquartered Chelsea Investment Corp. recently opened Ouchi Courtyards, a $20.4 million affordable apartment development in San Diego’s Encanto neighborhood.

By Lou Hirsh May 23, 2017 5:29 p.m. share »
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San Diego Apartment Building Sells for $2.04 Million

Investor Travis Likert of San Diego has acquired a 14-unit apartment property in San Diego’s Lincoln Park neighborhood for $2.04 million, according to brokerage firm San Diego Investment Brokers.

By Lou Hirsh May 23, 2017 1:09 p.m. share »
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North Park Apartment Property Sold for $12 Million

Affiliates of San Diego-based E3 Investments Inc. have acquired a 43-unit apartment building in the city’s North Park neighborhood for approximately $12 million, according to CoStar Group and public data.

By Lou Hirsh May 23, 2017 12:02 p.m. share »
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Ocean Beach Apartments Sold for $2.08 Million

Florida-based investors Fred and Cynthia Deluca have acquired a six-unit apartment property in San Diego’s Ocean Beach neighborhood for approximately $2.08 million, according to brokerage firm ACRE Investment Real Estate Services.

By Lou Hirsh May 22, 2017 2:32 p.m. share »
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Palo Alto Firm Buys Oceanside Apartments for $30 Million

An affiliate of Palo Alto-based Pacific Urban Residential has acquired a 136-unit Oceanside apartment property for $30 million, according to CoStar Group and brokerage firm Kidder Mathews.

By Lou Hirsh May 22, 2017 2:22 p.m. share »
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Poway Office Building Sells for $5.36 Million

A San Diego buyer listed as Hotel Mediterranean LLC & 13th LLC has acquired a Poway office building for $5.36 million, according to brokerage firm Pacific Coast Commercial.

By Lou Hirsh May 22, 2017 1:01 p.m. share »
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Tenant Slate Is Announced for Upcoming Retail Center at Millenia

Retailers HomeGoods and Cost Plus World Market are among several tenants that have signed leases to occupy Millenia Commons, set to be developed by Sudberry Properties as the primary retail component of the mixed-use Millenia community in Chula Vista.

By Lou Hirsh May 19, 2017 2:47 p.m. share »
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Mixed-Use Project Planned after $40 Million Purchase of Former Postal Facility

San Diego-based Hammer Ventures has acquired a former U.S. Postal Service property in the city’s Point Loma/Midway area for approximately $40 million, with plans to develop a new $325 million mixed-use project tentatively called The Point.

By Lou Hirsh May 19, 2017 12:40 p.m. share »
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Affordable on Fourth Ave.

San Diego’s Wakeland Housing and Development Corp. plans an official May 31 opening for Atmosphere, its $79.3 million, 205-unit affordable housing complex at 1453 Fourth Ave. in downtown’s Cortez Hill neighborhood.

By Lou Hirsh May 18, 2017 2:56 p.m. share »

Heart Racing in Hillcrest

In Hillcrest, a June 8 opening is scheduled for CycleBar Hillcrest, an indoor cycling studio at 1040 University Ave.

By Lou Hirsh May 18, 2017 2:54 p.m. share »

Launches on Hold

At Shelter Island, the Unified Port of San Diego has begun improvements to a boat launch ramp that officials said is among the busiest in California, handling about 50,000 launches annually since its original construction in the 1950s.

By Lou Hirsh May 18, 2017 2:53 p.m. share »
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High-Rise Condo Construction Could Be Moving Back In

Could downtown San Diego’s residential high-rise condo construction scene be ready for a re-awakening?

By Lou Hirsh May 18, 2017 2:51 p.m. share »
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Follow Your Bliss in the Curves and Flow of This Home

On the extreme eastern edge of Chula Vista is The Gates at the Woods, a distinctive and exclusive custom home community.

By Stephanie Glidden May 18, 2017 2:24 p.m. share »

5 San Diego Zip Codes Make List of State’s Priciest

A section of San Diego’s Rancho Santa Fe community has been ranked California’s seventh priciest zip code for real estate, according to a list compiled by PropertyShark, a real estate data provider.

By Sarah de Crescenzo May 18, 2017 1:28 p.m. share »