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La Jolla homes ocean view condos in the Village end-of-2012 Market Report An average ocean view costs an average of $ 250 per sq ft more.  So, a 1,000 sq ft condo would average an additional $ 250,000 more, for a good view $ 500,000 more, for a mostly obstructed view $ 100,000.  For the last  8 m...
La Jolla homes end-of-2012 Market Report by neighborhood-prices up   Our prices are finally starting up, La Jollas' demand is picking up, There's still a selection but not as much, we're beginning to see the light.  Single family homes rose 3%-16% in 11 neighborhoods, went down 1%-14% in 3, and 1...
La Jolla homes Fall 2012 market statistics, by neighborhood, 6 months   The Fall 2012 La Jolla market statistics, by neighborhood, report for the last 6 months.  The result show that there's no pattern for all of La Jolla, it varies by neighborhood.  The average per-square-foot price in some neig...
La Jolla homes-Surf Dogs Surf-A-Thon San Diego, a great place to live   The Helen Woodward Animal Center is hosting the largest dog surfing competition in the world, raising funds for orphaned pets.  The competition includes Doo the Dah for Dogs, Dog Surfer Heat, and Six Legged Package.  
La Jolla homes-Rough Water Swim competition San Diego, the place to live   The world famous La Jolla Cove is the venue, a summertime tradition since 1916, it attracts 2,000 swimmers from age 5-85.  Ranked 1st in the Nation for rough water swims, the event has 5 categories: junior, womens masters,...
San Diego homes-1227 Weaver St, Country living close to downtown   Built in 2005, this 3 BR 2 BTH ranch home is completely up-to-date in a quiet family neighborhood close to downtown San Diego.  Granite (kitchen and baths), stainless steel appliances including refrigerator, under cabinet lighting...
La Jolla homes, Luau & longboard surfing competition, San Diego yeah This is the 19th year of this invitational tournament in La Jolla Shores at Sripps Pier.  They've raised over $ 5M for cancer research and had a lot of fun in the bargain  
La Jolla homes opening day at the Del Mar Racetrack San Diego live "The La Jolla Del Mar Racetrack, look at all the pretty hats abound,  Bing (Crosby) and Pat (O'Brien) would sure be proud, the 75th year it's been around"  sung to the tune of Ascot Gavotte from My Fair Lady, a tribute to the fabu...
La Jolla homes The Birch Aquarium San Diego a wonderful place to live "Boundless Energy" is the theme and hands-on exhibits help you understand the energy of the ocean.  Bring the kids and grand kids and let them experience this - they'll learn a lot and so will you and I.  It's fascinating - rea...
La Jolla homes The Del Mar Fair, San Diego, a wonderful place to live The Del Mar Fair (San Diego County Fair) is a San Diego mainstay.  It's fabulous.  To begin with, there's a huge variety of food, some is the usual (mile long dogs), some very unusual (fried candy bars).  Ant there's every ride...

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