Welcome to your guide to La Costa Real Estate and Homes in this active Carlsbad, CA community.
As La Costa Realtors and residents, we are very knowledgeable about La Costa neighborhoods, schools, golf, tennis, soccer and recreational opportunities. La Costa is a beach-close residential community on the southern coastal end of Carlsbad, California. It is conveniently located just 35 miles from downtown San Diego (and the airport) to the south, 30 miles from Orange County to the north, 85 miles from Los Angeles and less than an hour from the beaches of Baja, Mexico.
Surrounded by scenic rolling hills, many La Costa homes offer ocean and mountain vistas as well as breathtaking views of the LaCosta Resort, Spa and Golf Course. For home buying, there is a broad selection of La Costa luxury homes, condos, and town homes that should appeal to anyone seeking a home close to Carlsbad and Encinitas beaches, great neighborhood schools, and numerous recreational opportunities. There are older homes in La Costa, including those in the old RanchoLa Costa, Alga Hills,La Costa Hills, Meadowood, and the La Costa Heights area–as well as newer homes in the following more recently developed Carlsbad neighborhoods. Feel free to search the La Costa MLS to see all currently-available homes that are listed for sale. La Costa Valley, La Costa Oaks, La Costa Ridge, La Costa Greens, Santa Fe Trails, Carlsbad Ranchor the La Costa Glen Retirement Community
La Costa Schools
Many people, including some out of area real estate professionals, are confused about the school districts serving the residents of La Costa. There are three distinct school districts serving the La Costa area, and district lines are very clearly drawn. The three districts are the Carlsbad Unified School District, the San Marcos Unified School District and the combined San Dieguito Union High School District and Encinitas Union School District for elementary schools. Before choosing which La Costa home to purchase or lease, you may wish to check with the district offices to determine which schools serve the home you are considering. Alternatively, you may wish to call La Costa Realtors and real estate professionals Mike or Roberta Murphy at 760-402-9101/9102. We are very knowledgeable about critical school district borders. It is very difficult for newcomers (and even some Realtors) to understand the intricacies of these district lines–and interdistrict transfers between them are not always possible. For example, most homes off Alga are in the San Marcos School District (except for El Pato Court and homes off Estrella de Mar, which are served by the Carlsbad School District and the Aviara Oaks schools). South La Costa homes that are accessible off La Costa Avenue, however, are served by the San Dieguito and Encinitas Union High School Districts. If school district issues are important considerations, you may wish to consider which La Costa neighborhoods are served by the school district of your choice.
La Costa Golf, Tennis and Recreation
La Costa is home to the two 18-hole championship golf courses and world-class tennis courts at the legendary and recently renovated La Costa Resort andSpa. A few blocks to the west is the magnificent Aviara Resort Golf Course, where every hole is a photographer’s dream, and to the east is Lake San Marcos Golf and Country Club with its championship and executive golf courses. Also close is the public EncinitasRanch Golf Course and the new Crossings at Carlsbad.
La Costa is also home to Carlsbad’s Stagecoach Park, with its gym, basketball courts and soccer fields. Are you thinking of vacationing in La Costa? Check out La Costa Vacation Rentals! Looking for sun, sand and surf? The western edge of La Costa is just two miles from the broad and sandy South Carlsbad State Beach–and numerous other beaches and surf spots just beyond. These beaches are enjoyed by La Costa and Carlsbad residents year round!
For additional information about Carlsbad or La Costa real estate, call Roberta or Scott Murphy at either 760-942-9100 or 760-613-6190 or email email@example.com Listed below are current homes for sale in La Costa and below that, recent sales in this Carlsbad community.
Back on the Market!! Do you want to be close to all that La Costa has to offer? This Beautiful urban living 3bd/townhome located in the heart of La Costa and within the gated community of Monarch Villas. This perfect move-in ready remodeled home has direct garage entry in the lower level and s/walk level entry into the 2nd level living area w/beautiful new wood floors, newly remodeled kitchen w/new SS High-end appliances, modern, stylish glass tile backsplash w/quartz counters. W/a remodeled master bath, cozy living room FP, brand new HVAC system, Tesla charging system, upgraded windows. See Supp for more. Do you need space for an office, this home has it with an extra-large generous optional room. This Tri-level Townhome is an end-unit and has views of the hills in La Costa. The gated community has a private park, pool, spa, and tennis courts, and walking trails nearby. Close to La Costa Resort, The Forum, shopping, gyms and entertainment and the Starbucks is moments away. Schools; La Costa Heights, Capri, LCC and SDA High School. Complex Features: ,,,,,, Equipment: Garage Door Opener Sewer: Sewer Connected Topography: LL,RSLP
VIEWS!!! WOW!! Step into this gorgeous light and bright beautifully renovated 3 bed 2 1/2 bath twin-home in desirable Carlsbad neighborhood!! New finishes throughout including designer tile and flooring. Brand new stainless steel appliances and overall amazing design!! Open concept, large master bath and walk in closet. Great location and nestled on a quiet cul-de-sac. Will not last!!
If you are considering a vacation home in Southern California you can't miss the opportunity to make this luxury resort villa yours. Enjoy up to 120 days per year in this spacious ,dual master, top floor, single level property. Tucked inside of the legendary Omni La Costa Resort & Spa amenities are at your finger tips including world class spa, golf, tennis, dining and more. Property comes fully furnished and turnkey. Rental history available upon request.
Premier Location Largest Floor Plan! Rare Pool-side three bedroom Villa at Omni La Costa Resort & Spa. This spacious and luxurious end-unit condo sleeps 10, with 4 large sunny patios that overlook the Garden and Villa pools. Turn-key and fully furnished. Enjoy your property up to 120 days per year and opt to let the hotel manage your property while you're away. World Class Tennis, golf, pools, restaurants, shops available steps away.
Absolutely beautiful one level condo overlooking La Costa golf course with floor to ceiling windows and doors that welcome natural light. This home offers a lovely open floor plan, as well as features views from kitchen, living room, dining room, and 16 foot long balcony overlooking the golf course and beyond. Recently updated master bathroom. Stone fireplace in living room. This home is a must see. All this with two car parking side-by-side only steps away from the unit.
Experience luxury living in the exclusive South Carlsbad Community of the Ranch. Tucked into a cul-de-sac on a spacious lot, this beautiful home has been meticulously maintained and renovated. In the main-floor primary bedroom 25-foot ceilings and atrium windows create a light-filled oasis, complete with a spa-like master bath. The main level has 3 bedrooms and ensuite bathrooms. Most rooms lead to the lush, resort-like backyard with a 42-foot pool, spa and cabana surrounded by mature trees and an organic garden overlooking a canyon. The second level features a large loft/office space with a balcony along with another bedroom and full bathroom. Enjoy Southern California at it finest - indoor-outdoor living and a light-bright feel in every room. Plenty of space to relax, work and play. Complex Features: , Equipment: Dryer,Garage Door Opener,Pool/Spa/Equipment, Range/Oven, Washer Sewer: Sewer Connected Topography: LL
Nicely updated house built in 2011 in the master planned community of La Costa Greens . Two Bedrooms on second level one bedroom with full bath on the third level . House has an owned solar system to minimize electrical bills . Very private back yard that views open space . Wood type floors in the family room, master bedroom and third bedroom . Modern cabinets ,attractive granite, stainless steel appliances . Highly sought after Carlsbad Unified School District Poinsettia Elementary School . La Costa Green features a resort like environment with a beautiful community pool, tennis courts , weight room . Buyers to verify all information deemed Reliable not guaranteed .
Rare opportunity to own this 3 story, 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath end unit condo in the desirable Hills of La Costa! Dual primary suite home boasts stunning ocean views and west facing living space! Enjoy open concept living and updated kitchen with newer cabinets, stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops! Main floor offers a convenient half bath, ground level patio, plus a west facing balcony perfect for entertaining or relaxing while you enjoy the spectacular sunsets! Two 3rd floor primary suites offer spacious bathrooms, one remodeled, including a large walk-in closet with plenty of storage space. Additional balcony where you can sip your morning coffee. Additional features include; newer interior paint, some newer flooring, dual pane windows throughout, first floor laundry/spacious utility room and additional under stairs storage. Whole house vacuum system and attached two car garage! Complex provides a sparkling pool and bubbly spa to relax in after a long day! Conveniently located near shopping, restaurants, golf, parks, award winning schools and not far from the beach! Don't let this dreamy San Diego lifestyle pass you by! Complex Features: , Equipment: Dryer, Range/Oven, Vacuum/Central, Washer Sewer: Sewer Connected, Public Sewer Topography: GSL
Premium Lot~ arguably the best in all of La Costa Oaks! This sensational home is situated atop a hill with only one adjacent neighbor on a single-loaded street~ truly one of the most secluded nooks within the community. You'll surely be the envy of the neighborhood with commanding southern views off the back of the property that extend for miles. Fantastic views also can be seen off the front which look up at the Rancho La Costa Preserve that features zig-zagging switchback trails~ popular for hiking or mountain biking. Interior features include wooden plantation shutters, crown molding, neutral paint colors, and hand scraped Hickory floors throughout. An updated Chef’s kitchen with an oversized island, quartz counters, and all upgraded built-in stainless steel designer appliances (Sub Zero refrigerator). The home features 4 bedrooms and 4.5 baths with an optional 5th (office)~all bedrooms include ensuite baths including one full bed/bath located on the first level. There is a private interior courtyard complete with a cozy fireplace at the center of the home. Pool-size backyard will accommodate future plans, however, there are two large community pools close by. Unsurpassed community amenities include the aforementioned two sparkling pools, BBQ facilities, a Gym, and a Clubhouse. Walking distance to La Costa Town Square, La Costa Canyon High, and the Clubhouse facilities via a well-maintained community trail system. Top-rated San Dieguito school district. Conveniently located, just minutes away from beaches, shopping, dining, Interstate 5, and so much more! Complex Features: ,,,, Sewer: Sewer Connected, Public Sewer Topography: ,,LL Frontage: Open Space
PAID SOLAR. This beautiful corner lot first time on the market. Original owners. Located in Bressi Ranch, this home has a charming covered front porch which leads into a grand 3400 square feet of living space. The open floor plan and tall ceilings allows lots of sunlight. This home includes 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2 half baths, downstairs office, formal dining room, a formal living room/ bonus room, family room, eat in kitchen, powder room, and a 2-car garage plus a separate single bay garage. The downstairs enclosed office and half bath could easily be converted to a full bedroom/bathroom. The upgraded entertainers kitchen features an over sized island and designer finishes. You won't want to miss this kitchen! Upstairs includes a loft with built in desk space, two over sized bedrooms share a Jack and Jill bathroom, a sunset balcony, a private guest suite, laundry room, and a generously sized primary suite. The spacious backyard provides plenty of room to entertain or relax and has easy access from both sides of the house. Landscaping includes low water plants, turf, and the SOLAR IS PAID IN FULL. This gorgeous home was recently updated with designer details throughout. Sewer: Sewer Connected Topography: LL
PANORAMIC GOLF COURSE VIEWS!! This 3744 sq. ft, 4 bed home has been remodeled & sits directly on the La Costa Golf Resort. Located in the gated community of Alta Verde, with a pool and spa, it's a slice of heaven. Abundance of light shines through newer dual pane encased windows, sky lights & sliding doors. Fabulous wood & travertine floors, designer paint, crown molding, 2 balconies showcasing the views, water filtration system, wood shutters, new A/C, ss appliances, dumb waiter, 2 car garage. Large gourmet kitchen. Huge Master with stunning wood ceilings & large secondary bedrooms. No Air BnB restrictions. Enjoy the Forth of July firework, right off your balcony. Encinitas schools. Walk to shops, restaurants and grocery store. Close to beaches. Must See!! Complex Features: ,,, Equipment: Dryer,Garage Door Opener, Washer Sewer: Sewer Connected Frontage: Golf Course