Sales of San Diego luxury homes in the upscale communities of La Jolla, Del Mar and Rancho Santa Fe are up year to date, compared to the same period last year.
|La Jolla||Del Mar||Rancho Santa Fe|
|Sales over $1,000,000|
|Sales over $5,000,000|
Although a couple of the improvements are slight, the overall picture is very encouraging. The total number of sales for 2011 was 443 and for 2012 is 527 – that’s an additional 84 luxury home sales.
A near 20% improvement for the same period over last year!
There have been a couple of notable dream home sales that have taken place during the past 12 months:
A trophy beach front home on Ocean front, in the Beach Colony in Del Mar changed hands at $5,750,000.
The listing broker described the the home on Ocean Front: “Unbelievable opportunity to own a stunning Del Mar Ocean Front property. This freshly renovated home sits right on the sand & enjoys some 25ft of direct Ocean frontage. With generous front parking this home offers a completely open entertaining floor plan w/gourmet kitchen & great rm on the main floor & two generous master suites upstairs complete w/hot tub & 2 generous balconies. Outside barbecue & built in seating make this the place to be.” Listing broker Barry Estates.
A 3,684 sq ft condo occupying a whole floor in a new building on Coast Boulevard in the Village of La Jolla directly opposite the ocean fetched the goodly sum of $6,200,000, which according to Sandicor MLS records, is the highest price ever paid for a La Jolla luxury condo!
“Unique opportunity to own the finest new Villa on the Coast. You receive stunning ocean views, one of the world’s most coveted beach side locations, unparalleled state of the art construction, cutting edge technology w/iPad controlled Smart Home Lighting, Audio & Video integration plus on-site web cameras. Reside safe and secure in this exceptional Pacific Ocean retreat. Spectacularly furnished by RSF’s “Le Dimora” this turn key Villa will take your breath away… You have seen the rest now buy the BEST!”
“Miramare La Jolla unparalleled luxury at the beach! The last and best of three new residences (the other 2 are sold), this is a unique opportunity to own a peerless combination of location, views and quality! Starting with a breathtaking ocean view Great Room featuring huge gourmet kitchen with Wolf range, dining table for 8, spacious living room with fireplace and wall mounted flat screen TV plus vanishing doors to a covered stone indoor/outdoor entertaining pavilion with even more stunning views and the sounds of the pounding surf. This is truly the best of the BEST! However, there is more… Ocean view Master Bedroom suite with private view balcony, fireplace, luxury bath with heated floors, limestone counters, ceiling spout filler tub, separate shower with rain head and body sprays coupled with a Toto 600 Series Bidet and a spacious walk in closet waiting to be custom outfitted by Franck of the French Tradition. Two other Bedroom Suites all spectacularly furnished with King Size beds, private baths and walk in closets (also finished by the French Tradition) await. A huge 28 X 13 Theater/Game room with black out shades, fireplace, wall mounted flat screen, surround sound, large built in bar (with very cool bar stools), game table (Poker anyone?), lush couches… this room has it all! Private office with Reed glass doors, laundry room, Art niches and Artist painted ceilings round out the package. Parking features 3 underground gated spaces, storage room plus additional assigned outdoor space. The entire Villa has been professionally furnished by Rancho Santa Fe’s premier design firm Le Dimora making this a truly magnificent “turn key” opportunity to own the home of your dreams!” Listing broker Willis Allen.
Now doesn’t that sound like a La Jolla dream home!
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