Encinitas Real Estate

Located in North County San Diego, Encinitas is one Encinitas homes for sale of California's best surfing and beach towns known for it's historic Highway 101 beach culture dating back to the mid-1900s. Research Encinitas real estate market trends and find Encinitas homes for sale.  Search for new homes, open houses, recently sold homes, and recent price reductions in Encinitas. To change how the search is displayed, click the gray button next to "Sort" to display houses in Encinitas by price, number of bedrooms, or days on the market.

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Encinitas Homes July 9, 2020
125
Listed
64
Avg. DOM
$665.64
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$1,795,000
Med. List Price
125 Properties
Page 1 of 11
$929,900
Subdivision: Sun Vista
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,605
Sq.Ft.
1986
Year Built
1
Days on Site
200031667
MLS
Are you ready to live your best life? If you are, then this single story home nestled on a cul-de-sac is awaiting your arrival! Located in the heart of Encinitas in Sun Vista, this completely...
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,563
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
3
Days on Site
302583220
MLS
Situated among majestic eucalyptus trees and secluded rolling hills is an exclusive enclave of 16 new luxury residences with resplendent architectural detailing and the highest quality craftsmanship....
6
Beds
6F11/2
Baths
4,413
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
3
Days on Site
302583170
MLS
Situated amongst majestic eucalyptus trees and secluded rolling hills is an exclusive enclave of 16 new luxury residences with resplendent architectural detailing and the highest quality...
$3,085,000
Subdivision: One Oak In Olivenhain
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
4,666
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
3
Days on Site
200031413
MLS
Best of the Best in premium location w/phenomenal views! New construction at One Oak anticipated move in winter. 4,666 Square Feet, 4 Bedrooms, Casita, 4.5 Baths. Single-Level Entry Courtyard, Entry...
$2,380,000
Subdivision: Leucadia
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,663
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
3
Days on Site
200031539
MLS
Incredible Leucadia opportunity for a light & bright, stunning new construction home set on 1/2 acre of beautiful land! This coastal modern home truly has the best finishes at every turn. The...
$1,349,000
Subdivision: Leucadia
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,428
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
3
Days on Site
200031571
MLS
Do you like walking with your feet in the surf or indulging in the restaurants & shops Leucadia has to offer? Look no further, your brand new beach retreat is waiting! Come see the LAST NEW...
$1,974,900
Subdivision: Blue Crest
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,506
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
4
Days on Site
200031224
MLS
Blue Crest Encinitas is home to an exclusive collection of 13 luxury residences by California West. Boasting expansive homesites with panoramic Pacific Ocean vistas with four distinct elevations -...
$4,299,000
Subdivision: Wildflower Estates
6
Beds
5F21/2
Baths
8,325
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
4
Days on Site
200031318
MLS
6BR, 7Ba, 8325 esf estate in gate-guarded Wildflower Estates. Panoramic views & indoor-outdoor living. Over 1M in renovations since purchased 11/2013. Solid plank French oak wood flooring, exquisite...
$1,250,000
Subdivision: Quail Gardens
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,783
Sq.Ft.
1987
Year Built
7
Days on Site
200030034
MLS
GORGEOUS SINGLE STORY IN ENCINITAS~Fully Remodeled, 4br,2ba,1783 sqft Home on over 1/4 ac Lot that is Richly & Drought Tolerant Landscaped (many fruit trees), Huge Back-Yard w/a Viewing Deck & Vistas...
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,900
Sq.Ft.
2009
Year Built
7
Days on Site
200030838
MLS
Where modern luxury meets lifestyle at The Lofts. Just steps to Moonlight Beach, coffee shops, restaurants, and shopping, rests this 2 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom luxury townhome. Enjoy ocean views and...
$590,000
Subdivision: High Country Villas
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,056
Sq.Ft.
1979
Year Built
7
Days on Site
200030848
MLS
Highly desirable end unit in High Country Villas! Central AC/heat, no "popcorn" ceilings, crown molding, newer windows, pull down stairs for easy attic access. laminate wood floors throughout....
$1,810,000
Subdivision: Leucadia
6
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
4,567
Sq.Ft.
2015
Year Built
7
Days on Site
200027560
MLS
Location, Location, Location. Stunning newer built home, minutes to the beach and restaurants. Fabulous kitchen with top of the line granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and multiple...
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Encinitas Real Estate

Encinitas is located on the northern side of San Diego County, CA. It is a moderately sized city that has around 60,000 residents. The city of Encinitas was incorporated by a majority vote in 1986, unifying its five sub-communities under one legal entity. The neighborhoods that make up Encinitas are Leucadia, Cardiff by the Sea, Olivenhain, historic Encinitas, and new Encinitas.  Its name comes from the Spanish word that translates to “little oaks.” Encinitas is located about 25 miles north of San Diego and just under 100 miles south of Los Angeles.

Encinitas's central location allows its residents to easily access both major metropolitan areas. Encinitas also has its own thriving job market, with many of its residents working locally. In fact, the residents of Encinitas have an average commute time of less than half an hour, a number that is in line with the national average. People who spend less than an hour commuting each day tend to have a better work/life balance and are generally happier overall. Spending less time commuting means that you will have more time to enjoy everything that Encinitas has to offer. The Encinitas 101 Main Street Association is focused on preserving the area’s unique atmosphere. The town’s rich history and beach vibe combine to make it a unique coastal community. Downtown Encinitas is a hotspot for culture, arts, shopping, and dining. It is also the site of the famous Hansens Surf Shop. This is the oldest and largest surf shop in San Diego, making it a must stop shop for anyone visiting Encinitas.

Living in Encinitas

Each of Encinitas’ neighborhoods has its own unique characteristics, but all five are excellent places to live, work, and play. Leucadia is one of Encinitas’ coastal towns, named after the Greek island Lefkada. This area is known for its great surfing and friendly culture that focuses on waterfront living. Its beaches are more secluded than those of the other, nearby towns. This makes it a top choice for those looking to live a more laid back lifestyle without sacrificing any of the luxury of oceanfront living. The homes in this neighborhood line the bluffs overlooking the Pacific Ocean, giving them a top notch view without being too close to the crowds of surfers and beachgoers.

Cardiff by the Sea is one of the most famous surf spots on the west coast, with surfers traveling from around the United States to surf the perfect waves of Cardiff Reef. This seaside community is filled with upscale homes and condos that are as picture perfect as the nearby beaches.

Olivenhain lies on the east side of Encinitas, right next to Rancho Santa Fe. This neighborhood is primarily composed of single-family homes on spacious lots. Most of the homes in Olivenhain are on lots that range in size from 0.5 acres to 5 acres, allowing their owners to have plenty of space and privacy from their next-door neighbors. These homes are built on winding roads that lace their way through the region’s rolling hills.

As a whole, the residents of Encinitas will have plenty of opportunities to participate in cultural activities and artistic events. One of the best known dance studios in the area is Encinitas Ballet, a classical ballet studio that trained several prominent dancers who would later go on to tour the world. The community also hosts outdoor events such as the April Street Fair, a Fall Festival, Encinitas Environment Day, and the Wavecrest Woodie Meet. The Lux Art Institute focuses on allowing its patrons to see the artists’ work in progress rather than just the finished product or piece of artwork. This artist-focused museum operates in what they call a “working studio environment.” The museum frequently has classes and events that are open to the public.

1 Channel Island Real Estate

Developed by Shea Homes in 2015, 1 Channel Island is a sixty nine residence community in Encinitas. Honored in 2015 as San Diego’s best new home community by the Building Industry Association of San Diego County (BIA), 1 Channel Island residences are situated on 11,000 square feet average lots with between 1,955 to 4,052 square feet of living space. There are both single story and two story homes with three to six bedrooms and 2.5 to 4.5 baths. With coastal plantation architecture, the homes have exposed rafter tails, eaves, nine different color themes of soft pastels, vertical batt and board, shutters, horizontal wood siding, decorative rock, and iron porch and balcony details. There are energy efficiency standards, with photovoltaic systems, wiring for an electric car charging station in the garage and tankless water heating systems.

Encinitas Gated Communities

When searching gated communities in Encinitas you will find the gated communities in Encinitas are Flair Encinitas, Encinitas Real, Poinsettia Park, Summit Cantebria, Monte Mira, Sage Canyon, Quail Ridge, The Summit at Cantebria, Sandalwood, Costa Laguna Estates, Crestview Estates, Pacific Crest, and Halcyon Estates. Olivenhain gated communities are Double LL Ranch, Wildflower Estates, Knightsbridge Estates, Dove Hollow, and Copper Crest.