5 Best San Diego Homes for Sale Areas Under $750,000 in 2022 | 2023

5 Best San Diego Homes for Sale Areas Under $750,000 in 2021

Living right next to the beach without spending millions seems like the dream for some people. Luckily, there are cities in San Diego with homes for under $750,000, that will put people no further than 15 miles away from the nearest beach. Below is a description of the five best cities, with three of the best properties for sale, listed in no particular order.

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Here's a quick rundown of our list:

1) San Marcos

San Marcos is located in the north county area of San Diego, offering its residents several outdoor places to explore. Besides only being less than 12 miles away from the nearest beach, San Marcos is home to Lake San Marcos and Discovery Lake. Kayaking, swimming, boating and fishing are allowed at Lake San Marcos, while at Discovery Lake residents can enjoy a splash pad, walking trails and fishing. Less than five miles away from Discovery Lake is the Double Peak Park hiking trail. The trail is about 4.25 miles and gives the residents a view of the lake. Besides there being a lot to do in San Marcos, the city is surrounded by other popular cities such as Escondido, Encinitas, Carlsbad and Vista

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San Marcos provides its residents with several different options when it comes to choosing a school. The San Marcos Unified School District offers a variety of elementary, middle and high schools. For higher education the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, California State University San Marcos and Palomar College are located in this area. 

2) La Mesa

Only nine miles away from downtown San Diego is the city of La Mesa. This city is known for its arts and culture events that take place year-round. Every year the city holds events on holidays and during the summer, such as a Flag Day Parade, Oktoberfest, an Antique Street Fair, Holiday in the Village, a 50's Car Show and Sundays at Six. Other art and culture events that residents can attend at any time of the year include a weekly farmers market, the La Mesa Antique Mall, the Walk of the Stars and Grossmont Center. Besides being a hot spot for culture events, La Mesa is less than 15 miles away from the nearest beach. 

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The La Mesa-Spring Valley School District offers residents a variety of elementary and middle schools. While the Grossmont Union High School District offers the two high schools in La Mesa. 

3) Vista

From museums to breweries, the city of Vista has its residents covered when it comes to having something to do. Vista offers its residents some history with the Antique Gas and Steam Engine Museum, Rancho Guajome Adobe, Vista Historical Society and the Rancho Buena Vista Adobe. Vista also offers its residents cultural experiences with their Moonlight Stage Productions, Vista’s Broadway Theater, Short Track RR Model Railroad Club, Alta Vista Botanical Gardens and a farmer’s market. Vista is also home to over five breweries. Including the Mother Earth Brew Company, who won the 2016 World Beer Cup. Even with everything Vista has to offer, it is only a 15-minute drive to the nearest beach. 

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The Vista Unified School District offers its residents, eighteen elementary schools, six middle schools and seven high school. For higher education, Biola University and Kaplan College both have a campus located in Vista. 

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4) Oceanside

Like the name would suggest, the city of Oceanside is located right next to the ocean. With being located next to the ocean, Oceanside is known for its pier and harbor. The Oceanside Pier is one of the longest wooden piers located in the west coast. On the pier residents can fish, buy a souvenir and eat at Ruby’s Diner. Oceanside offers more to their residents then just the beach. For instance, Oceanside is home to the California Surf Museum, Oceanside Museum of Art, the Sunset Market, Heritage Park Village and Museum,Old Mission San Luis Rey, Guajome County Park and the Buena Vista Audubon Society and Nature Center. 

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With Oceanside being so close to other cities, residents have the option of going to the Fallbrook Union Elementary School District, Vista Unified, Bonsall Unified or Oceanside Unified. 

5) Chula Vista

Located right next to the San Diego Bay is Chula Vista, the 76th largest city in the United States. Chula Vista is less than eight miles away from the US-Mexican boarder and downtown San Diego. Chula Vista offers its residents several outdoor places to explore, such as the Chula Vista Elite Athlete Training Center, Living Coast Discovery Center, Bayside Park, Marina View Park, California Motorsport Adventours, Rice Canyon Trail, Memorial Bowl and Park, Gunpowder Point and Friendship Park. 

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Chula Vista offers residents the largest kindergarten through 6th grade school district. The Chula Vista Elementary School District provides residents with over 40 schools. While for middle and high school, residents will attend the Sweetwater Union High School District. 

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$589,000
Neighborhood: Lemon Grove
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,252
Sq.Ft.
1954
Year Built
1
Day on Site
220020717
MLS
Looking for a charming place to call home? This is the perfect place to make your own oasis, with a tiered backyard that allows you to do some lush landscape and relax by the pool. The possibilities...
$599,000
Neighborhood: Chollas Creek
2
Beds
1
Baths
780
Sq.Ft.
1951
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305716774
MLS
Updated & move-in ready single-level home on large ~1/4 acre, extra deep lot. Prime for an ADU or just an enormous backyard. Brand New Roof, New Landscaping, & New Exterior Paint. Updated Spacious...
$695,000
Condo: Corte Bella
3
Beds
3
Baths
1,238
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305717619
MLS
Coming soon! Beautiful 3 bed/3 bath with modern upgrades, hill views and a great location in the gated Coronado Ranch community! This turn key townhome has wide plank hardwood flooring throughout...
$595,000
Neighborhood: Otay Ranch
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,071
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305713408
MLS
Beautifully up kept town-home located in the highly desirable Otay Ranch community of Chula Vista. This fantastic home has it's own attached entry level garage, large private balcony, high ceilings,...
$549,000
Neighborhood: Eastlake/Rolling Hills Ranch
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,086
Sq.Ft.
1994
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305716531
MLS
Beautiful 2BR 2 BA Eastlake Rolling Hills Ranch Townhome. Gorgeous complex perfect for the family with beautiful landscaping and trees throughout. Complex features a large pool and spa, guest...
$600,000
Neighborhood: Golden Hill
2
Beds
2
Baths
827
Sq.Ft.
1993
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305716592
MLS
Newly completed $50k renovation! Quiet and serene 2 bedroom, 2 bath, condo with a green canyon view from all windows and balcony, in the highly desired community of Golden Hills. Spacious open floor...
$710,000
Neighborhood: Sunrise Hts
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,312
Sq.Ft.
1957
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305716604
MLS
Lovely 3 BR 2 Bath set back on quiet semi private street. Home has been completely renovated leaving the best of the original period, with the beauty and convenience of today. Duel paned windows ,...
1
Beds
1
Baths
865
Sq.Ft.
1981
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305716637
MLS
Amazing opportunity to be in the center of Escondido. Close to shopping, restaurants, nightlife. Easy access to freeways. Located on second floor with elevator access. Beautiful interior atrium with...
2
Beds
2
Baths
896
Sq.Ft.
1980
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305716683
MLS
This Beautiful Centrally Located 2 bedroom 2 bathroom Condo is in need of a new owner. With gorgeously upkept grounds, an exercise room and pool this complex is ready for you. The unit is updated...
$675,000
Neighborhood: La Costa / Aviara
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,040
Sq.Ft.
1980
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305716730
MLS
Great single level condo in a fantastic location in the La Costa/Aviara area of South Carlsbad, San Diego. Spacious open floor plan, top floor condo with cathedral ceilings, a large balcony and lots...
1
Beds
1
Baths
723
Sq.Ft.
1990
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305716747
MLS
Views and Privacy, located in the desirable Spyglass Point Complex. Do not miss out on this single level end unit that boasts a modern updated kitchen with solid surface countertops, all new...
1
Beds
1
Baths
668
Sq.Ft.
1980
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305716823
MLS
Gated Community with multiple pool areas centrally located to Downtown and Mission Valley. New flooring throughout, recently painted, new washer/dryer, new floor boards, updated light fixtures. Call...
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,105
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305716858
MLS
Brand new and under construction, your 2 Bedroom/2.5 Bath condo. Each Bedroom/Bath is in-suite. Youll appreciate the generous sized walk-in closet in the Master Bedroom, as well as a double-sink...
$449,999
Neighborhood: Clairemont
1
Beds
1
Baths
582
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305716878
MLS
Charming corner condo, one bedroom/ one bathroom is located on the entry level. It is close to beach areas, major freeways, walking distance to Sprouts, Target, Home Depot... It has an enclosed...
$749,000
Neighborhood: Windward
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
1,528
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305716485
MLS
Call now! You've got to see this home! Amazing 3 bedroom 3 1/2 bath townhouse is walking distance to the beach, farmers market, sunset market, library & downtown! Every bedroom has a full bathroom...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,392
Sq.Ft.
1990
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305717922
MLS
This is the ONE you have been waiting for and You CAN have it all! Gorgeous 3 Bedroom/ 2 Bath home on almost 1/3 of an acre so close to shopping, dining, and MORE! You will LOVE the kitchen remodel...
Open 8/13
11176 Portobelo Dr San Diego, CA 92124
$699,000
Neighborhood: Belsara
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,090
Sq.Ft.
1990
Year Built
2
Days on Site
220020644
MLS
Turn-key, fully upgraded, and rarely available end-unit in the sought after community of Belsara. This former model unit features a spacious open floor plan and a front balcony with greenbelt and...
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
1,408
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305714382
MLS
Beautiful townhome in the highly desirable Citron Community! This well maintained property features an open floor plan, 3 bedrooms, 3 full baths and a half bath, and 3 levels of spacious areas,...
Open 8/13
78 Jicama Way Chula Vista, CA 91911
$724,000
Neighborhood: Castle Park
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,800
Sq.Ft.
1970
Year Built
2
Days on Site
220020649
MLS
Located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac, this spacious home is close to several parks, schools, shopping centers, grocery stores and the Otay River Trails. Just 4 minutes to the 805 freeway, less...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,242
Sq.Ft.
1958
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305718039
MLS
Welcome to this masterfully remodeled, single story Central Escondido home. Easy freeway access, close to shopping and restaurants. Featuring 3 bedrooms 2 full baths with an inviting light & bright...
2
Beds
2
Baths
988
Sq.Ft.
1991
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305718045
MLS
Hillcrest is know for being one of the of the most vibrant communities in San Diego, and one of the most sought after. Welcome to this beautifully remodeled, first floor, 2bd 2ba unit! 92 WALK SCORE....
1
Beds
1
Baths
613
Sq.Ft.
1972
Year Built
2
Days on Site
220020656
MLS
Charming condo, one bedroom/ one bathroom is located on the 2nd entry level. It is close to beach areas, major freeways, walking distance public transportation. It has a private patio. This unit...
Open 8/13
11335 Affinity Ct #166 San Diego, CA 92131
$699,000
Neighborhood: Affinity
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,178
Sq.Ft.
1992
Year Built
2
Days on Site
220020665
MLS
"Home Sweet Home" in a rarely available Affinity lofted floor plan(Only 24 in complex) with city and hillside views, 2br+Loft(3rd bedroom), no neighbor above allows for vaulted ceilings, beautifully...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,222
Sq.Ft.
1960
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305718150
MLS
Discover this charming 3 bedroom, 2 bath hideaway on 1.07 acres overlooking the Santa Margarita Wildlands Conservancy. The views from this hillside home that is nestled among the towering pine trees...
$659,000
Neighborhood: Blossom Valley
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,986
Sq.Ft.
1972
Year Built
2
Days on Site
220020678
MLS
Great opportunity to own a home in desirable Lakeside. Some work has been started and it is just waiting for you to come and do the final touches! There is lots of space on this property to build a...
$421,000
Neighborhood: Unknown
2
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
972
Sq.Ft.
1986
Year Built
2
Days on Site
220020682
MLS
Come see this 2 bedroom 1.5 bathroom stunner in Vista! Kitchen includes beautiful counters and spacious cabinets, making cooking an absolute delight. Discover a bright interior with neutral floors...
Coming Soon on 08/13
18826 Caminito Cantilena #111 San Diego, CA 92128
$700,000
Neighborhood: Vista Del Lago
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,275
Sq.Ft.
1993
Year Built
2
Days on Site
220020685
MLS
No description available...
Open 8/13
1632 Dartmoor Dr Lemon Grove, CA 91945
$739,000
Neighborhood: Berryvale
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,439
Sq.Ft.
1963
Year Built
2
Days on Site
220020687
MLS
Move In ready 3 bedroom single story home on large 8,200 sq. ft lot! Upgrades galore including OWNED solar (20 panels) central air and heat, New Slider and French doors, tankless water heater, new...
1
Beds
1
Baths
1,423
Sq.Ft.
1946
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305718407
MLS
With a forest of trees to give the home privacy from the street, there is always a shady place to retreat and enjoy! This house was remodeled in 2008, with the design and construction done by Lars...
Coming Soon on 08/11
3380 Cherokee Ave #45 San Diego, CA 92104
$620,000
Neighborhood: Cherokee Point
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,312
Sq.Ft.
1987
Year Built
2
Days on Site
220020693
MLS
Beautiful townhouse located in the gated community of Cherokee Canyon in the desirable area of North Park! The home features 2 car attached garage with direct access into the property with laundry...
$556,000
Neighborhood: Mira Mesa
2
Beds
2
Baths
916
Sq.Ft.
1985
Year Built
2
Days on Site
220020695
MLS
Very peaceful and clean Canyon Colony community. Upstairs unit, 2 master bed/bath with balconies. Wood/Tile flooring. Spacious kitchen, breakfast bar and dining room combination. Comfortable living...
Coming Soon on 08/21
2296 Cabo Bahia Chula Vista, CA 91914
$640,000
Neighborhood: Rolling Hills
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,246
Sq.Ft.
1994
Year Built
2
Days on Site
220020701
MLS
Looking for a park like setting to call home? Welcome to Rolling Hills, Cabo Bahia. This corner unit is nestled next to an open park area to relax under the trees, great for dogs, there is a small...
4
Beds
3
Baths
1,077
Sq.Ft.
1969
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305718552
MLS
This is a Beautiful Single Story Home! Warmth & natural light exude the stunning entrance with high vaulted ceilings and a spacious open floor plan that extends into living room, and dining room...
$699,000
Neighborhood: Utc
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,113
Sq.Ft.
1973
Year Built
2
Days on Site
220020704
MLS
Delightful Genesee Vista Townhome! This 3 bedroom, 1.5 bath corner unit is turnkey and features a very desirable & functional floor plan for its size. Includes a large private patio area, laundry...
$415,000
Neighborhood: Fletcher Hills
2
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
880
Sq.Ft.
1995
Year Built
2
Days on Site
220020713
MLS
Freshly updated condo nestled in Fletcher Hills! Tasteful new paint & attractive vinyl plan flooring and baseboards throughout in progress! Roomy open floor plan & french doors lead to a private...
Coming Soon on 08/18
5605 Friars Rd #304 San Diego, CA 92110
$529,900
Neighborhood: Presidio Place
1
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
854
Sq.Ft.
1981
Year Built
2
Days on Site
220020716
MLS
Welcome to this amazing northwest facing, huge 1 bedroom, 1.5 bath condominium located on the 3rd floor in the very desirable Presidio Place Community. You will love the expansive open floor plan and...

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