Carmel Valley Real Estate Search

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Carmel Valley Overview

Bordered on the north by Del Mar and Fairbanks Ranch, on the east by Rancho Penasquitos, to the south by La Jolla and Sorrento Valley, and to the west by Torrey Pines State Reserve and Del Mar, Carmel Valley has become not only a model for fine living, but also has an outstanding location to boot.  Carmel Valley is contained within the 92130 zip code and is a community within the San Diego city limits.

Carmel Valley is a relatively wealthy community within the city limits of San Diego which began development in the mid-1980's.  Hallmarks of the area include very well thought of public schools, new shopping centers, and modern infrastructure which makes every day getting around a pleasure for area residents.

Del Mar Highlands Town Center is located at the very north end of Carmel Valley and is the economic hub of Carmel Valley.  Shopping, a wide selection of restaurants, and a movie theater complex serve area residents.

Though the western portion of Carmel Valley is nearing completion, the east side still has much room to grow.  Nearly 50,000 residents are fortunate to call Carmel Valley home.

Carmel Valley Real Estate

Due to newer construction, nearly every home in Carmel Valley, from 1 bedroom apartments to 5 bedroom luxury view homes, are all well designed and built to modern standards; a factor which has helped to maintain a stability in market pricing.  As most homes for sale were developed by large construction companies such as Pardee Homes, floor plans can be similar within each neighborhood, while maintaining a custom look and feel.  Carmel Valley was designed to provide quality housing options in all price ranges. 

Because of the desirability of Carmel Valley, investors have found condo purchases to be sound investments.  Vacancy rates are low and newer construction helps to keep maintenance costs down.

Overall, homeowners can expect a high standard of housing, schools, and entertainment throughout this master planned community.

Carmel Valley Schools

Carmel Valley shares a number of school districts for area students, all of which are prized for the modern facilities and academic standards.  For the elementary schools, the northern section is part of the Solana Beach School District (K-6). The southern section is managed by the Del Mar Union School District (K-6). The San Dieguito Union School District manages both the middle and high schools.

Elementary schools

  • Ashley Falls (Del Mar Union School District)
  • Carmel Creek (Solana Beach School District)
  • Carmel Del Mar (Del Mar Union School District)
  • Del Mar Pines (private, nonsectarian)
  • Ocean Air (Del Mar Union School District)
  • Sage Canyon (Del Mar Union School District)
  • Solana Highlands (Solana Beach School District)
  • Solana Pacific (Solana Beach School District)
  • Sycamore Ridge (Del Mar Union School District)
  • Torrey Hills (Del Mar Union School District)

Middle and Junior High Schools

  • Carmel Valley Middle School
  • Earl Warren Middle School

High Schools

  • Torrey Pines High School
  • Canyon Crest Academy

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Carmel Valley Homes for Sale

3877 Pell Place Unit #105, Carmel Valley CA 92130


3877 Pell Place Unit #105, Carmel Valley

This is the one you've been waiting for!! This 2bed/ 2ba condo enjoys the sought-after extra large expansive patio! Excellent location within complex. Best floorplan avai...

  • Beds 2
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS 140048023
  • Bldg. Pell Place

13282 Seagrove Street, Carmel Valley CA 92130


13282 Seagrove Street, Carmel Valley

First time on the market, this gorgeous light and bright Plan One in Amador backs up to the open space park. Gourmet kitchen, sumptous master suite with large walk-in c...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 5.0
  • MLS 140047876

13565 Sage Mesa Rd, Carmel Valley CA 92130


13565 Sage Mesa Rd, Carmel Valley

Nearly new, & move in quickly! Lovely home in prime location! 1st floor has one bedroom, full bath, & large granite/stainless kitchen open to great room w/fireplace. The ...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS 140047852

10741 Cherry Hill, Carmel Valley CA 92130


10741 Cherry Hill, Carmel Valley

Derby Hill Plan 2, sits on large canyon view lot, walking distance to Sage Canyon Elem. Its 6-bedroom layout makes it great for families of all sizes. The backyard is an ...

  • Beds 6
  • Baths 5.0
  • MLS 140040946
  • Bldg. Derby Hill

3820 Elijah Ct. Unit #222, Carmel Valley CA 92130


3820 Elijah Ct. Unit #222, Carmel Valley

Former upgraded model in the best location of Carmel Pointe w/ views & privacy! No looking into other buildings/neighbors windows! 1 car garage w/ extra space behind & 2 ...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS 140047683
  • Bldg. Carmel Pointe

12362 Carmel Country Unit #G206, Carmel Valley CA 92130


12362 Carmel Country Unit #G206, Carmel Valley

One of the best location in gated The Heights of Carmel Valley! Recently remolded & upgraded Dec.2013!Private corner unit with balcony!2 parking spaces.Granite counter to...

  • Beds 1
  • Baths 1.0
  • MLS 140047641
  • Bldg. The Heights

10651 Village Haven Trail Unit #103, Carmel Valley CA 92130


10651 Village Haven Trail Unit #103, Carmel Valley

TOP 10 REASONS TO BUY ME! #1 Spacious 4 BR end-unit built in 2012. #2 Perfect family layout. Largest unit in Highlands Village. #3 Great Room with beautiful wood floors...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS 140047609
  • Bldg. Highlands Village

3574 Caminito El Rincon Unit #98, Carmel Valley CA 92130


3574 Caminito El Rincon Unit #98, Carmel Valley

Terrific second floor 2BD/2BA in Camino Villas! This has been a second home for 16 years with owners using it about one month a year and never rented. Home is light and...

  • Beds 2
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS 140047551
  • Bldg. Camino Villas

7463 Collins Ranch Terrace, Carmel Valley CA 92130


7463 Collins Ranch Terrace, Carmel Valley

Seller will entertain offers between $1,395,900-$1,485,900. Located in the prestigious Gated Community of Collins Ranch in Carmel Valley, no expense has been spared on th...

  • Beds 5
  • Baths 5.0
  • MLS 140047455
  • Bldg. Collins Ranch

5479 Coach Lane, Carmel Valley CA 92130


5479 Coach Lane, Carmel Valley

CANYON FRONTAGE, highly upgraded 5 bedroom, 4 bathroom move-in ready home, located in Carmel Valley’s Seabreeze Farms -this is the perfect family home! This beautiful ope...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 5.0
  • MLS 140047445

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