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 16, 2020
131
Listed
61
Avg. DOM
$669.54
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$1,750,000
Med. List Price
131 Properties
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$749,000
Subdivision: Encinitas
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,050
Sq.Ft.
1972
Year Built
1
Days on Site
200031962
MLS
Quintessential single level beach bungalow, located in the sweet spot of Encinitas, just 1.3m to the beach via the Santa Fe underpass, 2 blocks to Ocean Knoll Elem, 1 block to SDA, & under 1m to Oak...
$1,148,000
Subdivision: Old Encinitas
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,500
Sq.Ft.
1971
Year Built
1
Days on Site
200032888
MLS
Will be available for showing starting on 7/16/20. Don't disturb occupant before then. Once in a lifetime opportunity. Livable but dated cosmetic fixer. Single level home with sit down ocean view...
$1,150,000
Subdivision: Rancho Santa Fe Vista
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,179
Sq.Ft.
1986
Year Built
2
Days on Site
200032966
MLS
Beautiful 4-bedroom house with one of the best backyards in the neighborhood! Light & bright with vaulted ceilings in the formal living & dining, beautiful remodeled kitchen, family room w/fireplace...
$1,299,000
Subdivision: Palomares Heights
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,855
Sq.Ft.
1992
Year Built
3
Days on Site
200032136
MLS
Rare Encinitas find! Investor ready home with beautiful modern architecture. Great end of cul-de-sac location and perfect opportunity to create your dream home or fix and flip! 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths...
$650,000
Subdivision: Encinitas
2
Beds
1
Baths
781
Sq.Ft.
1970
Year Built
4
Days on Site
200032538
MLS
Great opportunity to enjoy the Encinitas lifestyle in this fabulous 2 bedroom, 1 bath home. Built in 1970 with a clean and well-planned 781 sqft floorplan. Upgraded with dual pane windows...
$2,150,000
Condo: Seabluffe Village
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,347
Sq.Ft.
1974
Year Built
4
Days on Site
200032588
MLS
Wow, what a view! Bring your contractor and decorator and turn this rare oceanfront end unit into your dream home. Located in desirable and gated Seabluffe Village, this 2 bdrm 2 ba home with two...
$1,584,461
Subdivision: Alia
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,921
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
4
Days on Site
200032635
MLS
New construction Alia plan 3 est. move in December. 5Br, 3.5BA & 2 car garage. One story home, courtyard, den, and a covered veranda off great room. Kitchen w/Island, white cabinets, quartz counters...
$1,534,434
Subdivision: Alia
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
3,330
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
4
Days on Site
200032648
MLS
New construction Alia plan 8 est. move in winter 2020. 4Br, 4.5BA & 2 car garage. Two story, covered entry veranda, gathering room, covered veranda off great room. Kitchen w/Island, white cabinets,...
$939,000
Subdivision: Avocado Acres
4
Beds
2
Baths
6,001
Sq.Ft.
1962
Year Built
4
Days on Site
200032698
MLS
Encinitas duplex in great location close to beach. Surrounded by million dollar homes this is a great investment opportunity. Two 2 bed/1 bath units each with private yard. Tenant occupied, DO NOT...
$1,025,000
Subdivision: Encinitas
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,836
Sq.Ft.
1974
Year Built
6
Days on Site
200032350
MLS
Live the coastal life-style in this beautifully remodeled 4 bd/2.5ba home. Taking advantage of the stunning vaulted ceilings and abundance of natural light this home offers new paint inside/out, new...
$1,850,000
Subdivision: Leucadia
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,189
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
6
Days on Site
200008126
MLS
DINE ON YOUR OWN PRIVATE 360 DEGREE OCEAN VIEW ROOF DECK. ENJOY BEACH LIVING WEST OF 101 IN LEUCADIA WITH WALKING DISTANCE TO GRANDVIEW AND BEACONS BEACHES, DINING, ENTERTAINMENT, AND MORE. REVERSE...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,459
Sq.Ft.
1980
Year Built
7
Days on Site
302551821
MLS
Beautifully upgraded Village Park Townhome with AC and a view! This home has been extensively remodeled throughout including: Dual Pane Windows, can lighting & a master Bathroom that is an absolute...
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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.