Cardiff By The Sea, San Diego, CA Homes for Sale

Find the newest home listings in Cardiff By The Sea, San Diego today! Cardiff by the Sea is a beachfront community that is located in North of San Diego. This beach community is usually referred to as Cardiffs to locals. It is a quaint town that is close to the beach, has charming shops, breweries and restaurants. Cardiff By The Sea is known for its surf spots such as Cardiff Reet and Swamis. There are some wonderful views of San Elijo Lagoon and the Pacific Ocean from many of the properties. For more information on real estate for sale in Cardiff By The Sea, San Diego, schedule a showing, call us today or send an email! 

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Homes For Sale in Cardiff By The Sea, San Diego, CA

Cardiff By The Sea, San Diego, CA Property Listings
May 29, 2023
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Cardiff By The Sea, San Diego, Real Estate Market

The community of Cardiff By The Sea has approximately 4550 housing units in an area of 1.9 square miles. This area was originally developed as farmland by the town founder, J. Frank Cullen. Many of the streets have English names in honor of his wife.

The newly constructed homes in this area are on half-acre lots with open concept floor plans. They have mid-century modern design elements, community gardens, walking trails, and private casitas.

Cardiff By The Sea offers a range of housing styles but will come at a price to be near the coast. The housing styles include cottages, twin homes, bungalows, contemporary and Spanish homes, as well as apartments and condominiums. Homes that are located on the hill have reverse floor plans where the bedrooms are downstairs and the living space upstairs as to take advantage of the amazing views. Many of these homes are three stories. There are height restrictions in place to prevent owners from blocking their neighbor's views.

Prices for homes for sale in Cardiff By The Sea start around $1.5 million and can go as high as $5 million. With a limited inventory and beautiful views, keep the homes near the coast high.

Cardiff By The Sea, San Diego, Community Amenities

Cardiff is a popular surfing destination with plenty of entertainment and events to cater to the sport. Surfing at The Reef has become increasingly popular and one of the top spots in San Diego. One event attracted over 20,000 visitors.

Cardiff State Beach and San Elijo State Beach stretch through the entire waterfront of Cardiff. San Elijo is popular for camping that is also open for day use. It is a popular destination for those who reside in Cardiff as the sandy beaches and gorgeous cliffs draw people to the shore. Near San Elijo Lagoon is the area’s “Restaurant Row”. It is the perfect place to refuel after a day of activity at the beach.

Cardiff By The Sea, San Diego, School Information

Cardiff By The Sea falls under the jurisdiction of two school districts. The Cardiff School District is the district for the elementary schools in the area and San Dieguito Union High School District is designated for the middle and high schools.

There is a handful of wonderful schooling option available to students who reside in City Heights including:

Ada W. Harris Elementary School
1508 Windsor Road, Cardiff-By-The-Sea, CA
Grade 3 - Grade 6
Student Enrollment: 356
Carmel Valley Middle School
3800 Mykonos Lane, San Diego, CA
Grade 7 - Grade 8
Student Enrollment: 1,135
Cardiff Elementary School
1888 Montgomery Avenue
Cardiff-By-The-Sea, CA
Pre-Kindergarten - Grade 3
Student Enrollment: 339
La Costa Canyon High School
1 Maverick Way, Carlsbad, CA
Grade 9 - Grade 12
Student Enrollment: 1,947

*Disclaimer: Always check with your local school district to confirm enrollment and attendance eligibility.

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