Homes for Sale in La Mesa, California

Real Estate Listings in La Mesa, California February 22, 2024
88
Listed
75
Avg. DOM
$558.34
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$889,500
Med. List Price
88 Properties
Page 1 of 5
Open 2/24
9367 Urban La Mesa,  CA 91942
$1,125,000
Neighborhood: La Mesa
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,414
Sq.Ft.
1992
Year Built
1
Day on Site
240003899SD
MLS
Open 2/24
4847 Parks Ave #32 La Mesa,  CA 91942
$475,000
Condo: Windsor Chalet
2
Beds
2
Baths
805
Sq.Ft.
2000
Year Built
1
Day on Site
240003900SD
MLS
Open 2/24
10938 Fury Ln La Mesa,  CA 91941
4
Beds
2
Baths
2,117
Sq.Ft.
1976
Year Built
1
Day on Site
PTP2400992
MLS
Open 2/25
8970 Highfield Avenue La Mesa,  CA 91941
$2,200,000
Neighborhood: La Mesa
6
Beds
5
Baths
4,406
Sq.Ft.
2014
Year Built
2
Days on Site
240003760SD
MLS
$549,000
Condo: Westwood Village
2
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
905
Sq.Ft.
1969
Year Built
2
Days on Site
240000410SD
MLS
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,073
Sq.Ft.
1948
Year Built
3
Days on Site
PTP2400944
MLS
Pending
5712 Baltimore Dr. #486 La Mesa,  CA 91942
1
Beds
1
Baths
621
Sq.Ft.
1976
Year Built
7
Days on Site
240003495SD
MLS
$770,000
Condo: Strawberry Hills
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,394
Sq.Ft.
1974
Year Built
7
Days on Site
240001331SD
MLS
Pending
4393 Date Ave La Mesa,  CA 91941
$1,199,990
Neighborhood: La Mesa
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,756
Sq.Ft.
1989
Year Built
8
Days on Site
SW24032186
MLS
Pending
6150 Veemac Ave La Mesa,  CA 91942
$860,000
Neighborhood: La Mesa
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,217
Sq.Ft.
1960
Year Built
8
Days on Site
240003353SD
MLS
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,706
Sq.Ft.
1962
Year Built
8
Days on Site
NDP2401257
MLS
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,247
Sq.Ft.
1955
Year Built
8
Days on Site
PTP2400873
MLS
$565,000
Condo: Lake Park
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,068
Sq.Ft.
1976
Year Built
8
Days on Site
240003458SD
MLS
Pending
3775 Vista Ave La Mesa,  CA 91941
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,303
Sq.Ft.
1946
Year Built
8
Days on Site
NDP2401283
MLS
Pending
4430 Lowell Street La Mesa,  CA 91942
$1,499,000
Neighborhood: La Mesa
5
Beds
4
Baths
2,507
Sq.Ft.
1971
Year Built
9
Days on Site
240003242SD
MLS
Pending
7181 Cornell Avenue La Mesa,  CA 91942
$800,000
Neighborhood: La Mesa
2
Beds
1
Baths
848
Sq.Ft.
1950
Year Built
9
Days on Site
240003268SD
MLS
Open 2/25
7181 Amherst St. La Mesa,  CA 91942
$944,000
Neighborhood: La Mesa
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,997
Sq.Ft.
1948
Year Built
9
Days on Site
240003294SD
MLS
$569,000
Neighborhood: Avocado Village
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,068
Sq.Ft.
1985
Year Built
10
Days on Site
PTP2400806
MLS
5
Beds
4
Baths
2,000
Sq.Ft.
1927
Year Built
10
Days on Site
NDP2401172
MLS
Open 2/24
5700 Baltimore #155 La Mesa,  CA 91942
$595,000
Condo: Lake Park
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,068
Sq.Ft.
1976
Year Built
10
Days on Site
240003198SD
MLS

About La Mesa, California

Located just east of San Diego, La Mesa, California is a hidden gem known for its beautiful weather, stunning natural amenities, and vibrant community. Living in La Mesa provides a unique combination of the suburban lifestyle with easy access to the lively San Diego metropolitan area. Let's take a closer look at what it's like to live in La Mesa and why it's the perfect place for those who want to enjoy the Californian lifestyle without the hassle of big city living.

Climate and Scenery

La Mesa is situated in a valley and boasts a warm, Mediterranean climate that’s perfect for enjoying outdoor activities year-round. From hiking in Mount Helix Park to fishing at Lake Murray, residents of La Mesa have access to some of California's most breathtaking natural scenery. There are also various local parks and hiking trails to explore, along with plenty of restaurants and cafes to enjoy a meal after your adventure.

Vibrant Community

One of the most appealing reasons to move to La Mesa is the tight-knit community. La Mesa has a population of just over 60,000, which gives it a small-town feel. The locals are friendly and welcoming, and the city organizes various events such as live music, festivals, and farmers markets that contribute to a lively and fun atmosphere. The La Mesa Downtown Village has become a hub for community events with its antique shops, cafes, and local theaters.

Education

La Mesa is known for its excellent educational opportunities, starting with the primary schools and continuing through to higher education. The schools in La Mesa have consistently outperformed the national and state averages in standardized testing. The La Mesa-Spring Valley School District provides an exceptional educational experience for students from kindergarten through eighth grade. For higher education, La Mesa is primarily served by San Diego State University, which is known for its excellent academic programs.

Affordable Cost of Living

While the cost of living in California has skyrocketed, La Mesa offers an affordable lifestyle. Although the housing market is competitive, the average home price is much lower than other nearby areas like San Diego. Gas prices are lower in La Mesa compared to the rest of California, and the overall costs of groceries and utilities are reasonable.

Proximity to San Diego

Although La Mesa may feel like its own self-contained community, its proximity to San Diego makes it an ideal location for commuters and those who love to explore. Just a short drive away from downtown San Diego, residents of La Mesa can take advantage of the cultural offerings, excellent dining options, and beaches in the area.

Living in La Mesa gives you the best of both worlds - the quiet, laid-back lifestyle of a small town and the excitement that comes with close proximity to a vibrant metropolitan area. The affordable cost of living, beautiful scenery, and tight-knit community make it the perfect place for anyone looking to enjoy all that California has to offer. From going on nature hikes and enjoying the great outdoors to spending time exploring the cultural richness of San Diego, there is something for everyone in La Mesa.