Rolando, La Mesa, CA Homes for Sale
Find the newest home listings in Rolando, La Mesa today! Residents of Rolando enjoy the community's ideal location, varied housing market and family friendly atmosphere. Close to many of La Mesa’s amenities and a quick drive to San Diego, Rolando is a lovely neighborhood. For more information on real estate for sale in Rolando, La Mesa, schedule a showing, call us today or send us an email.
Homes For Sale in Rolando, La Mesa, CA
Located in the southwestern section of La Mesa, Rolando is a quaint and friendly community that provides a suburban lifestyle to its residents. The neighborhood is divided into two sections by University Avenue. The northern section is known as Rolando Village and the southern as Rolando Park, as a whole the area is referred to plainly as Rolando.
Residents are attracted to the mainly residential area for the quiet and safe streets and close proximity to both La Mesa and San Diego. Homes for sale in Rolando range between comfortable condominiums and cozy single family homes. On average, properties offer between 1 and 3 bedrooms and 1 and 2 bathrooms. Condominiums are generally single, double or three storey walk ups, while single family homes are typically one level bungalows.
Rolando, La Mesa, Community Amenities
Rolando is mainly a residential community with light commercial areas mixed throughout. Located along El Cajon Blvd. is the Campus Plaza shopping center which falls in the northwest corner of the community. There residents can find a number of dining establishments, services, pharmacies and conveniences stores and much more.
University Avenue also features a number of convenient locations from gas stations to gyms, restaurants, coffee shops and banks. Also along University Avenue is the Kroc Ice Centre which is an indoor ice rink run by the Salvation Army and offers public skates, hockey leagues and classes.
There are a number of parks and outdoor recreation areas that surround the Rolando Area. Popular options include Rolando Park, which features baseball diamonds, Sunshine Park which is home to open green space, and Colina de Sol Park and Recreation Center. Colina De Sol Park also features a golf course and tennis courts available for use.
Walking throughout the community is made easier by the unique “catwalks” which connect many of the streets. These walkways allow for residents to traverse the canyons that separate streets. These are great amenities as Rolando residents are able to quickly walk to many restaurants, shops and more that surround the neighborhood. Many errands can be accomplished on foot as well.
Rolando, La Mesa, School Information
Rolando falls under the administration of the La Mesa-Spring Valley School District. The well rated district provides education for area students from pre-kindergarten through grade 8. High school education is offered and managed by the Grossmont High School District. There are a number of well rated schools that fall within the Rolando neighborhood. These schools include:
Henry Clay Elementary, Rolando Elementary and Rolando Park Elementary are all within the neighborhood and provide education from pre kindergarten through grade 6.
Horace Mann Middle School is about 5 minutes to the west along 54th Street. The well rated school offers education for students in grade 7 and 8.
Will C. Crawford High School is also located a few minutes to the west and continues education for students from grade 9 through 12. Students attending Crawford High enjoy a range of classes, course and enrichment activities.
*Disclaimer: Always check with your local school district to confirm enrollment and attendance eligibility.