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

4878 Bradshaw, Carmel Valley CA 92130

$1,498,000

4878 Bradshaw, Carmel Valley

Lovely 5 bed, 5 full bath home on the corner of 2 cul-de-sacs in Sonoma with 2 bedrooms downstairs. Chef's kitchen completely remodeled with custom cabinets, larger appli...

  • Beds 5
  • Baths 5.0
  • MLS 140051732

3656 Torrey View Court, Carmel Valley CA 92130

$1,198,000

3656 Torrey View Court, Carmel Valley

Ocean view..Ocean view..Ocean view! Rare find; quiet gated enclave of homes/few having superb ocean, lagoon, Torrey Reserve, Torrey Pines State Park VIEWS. View rom livi...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 4.0
  • MLS 140051716
  • Bldg. Torrey View

13989 Vista Canon, Carmel Valley CA 92130

$865,000

13989 Vista Canon, Carmel Valley

Immaculate Home with Exquisite Finishes Throughout! Highly Upgraded Property Features Versailles Pattern Travertine, Crown Molding, Granite Countertops and Stainless Stea...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS 140051617

13269 Norcroft Rd, Carmel Valley CA 92130

$1,389,000

13269 Norcroft Rd, Carmel Valley

IT DOESN'T GET BETTER THAN THIS! Beautifully appointed Del Mar Highlands home on peaceful canyon lot. Take in the gorgeous view while making dinner in your gourmet kitch...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 4.0
  • MLS 140051412

3503 Caminito Carmel Landing, Carmel Valley CA 92130

$460,000

3503 Caminito Carmel Landing, Carmel Valley

Dual masters with upgraded baths plus granite countertops could be your new home! Extra cabinets for storage & lot of counter space in the kitchen to create your culinar...

  • Beds 2
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS 140051356
  • Bldg. The Groves Of Carmel Del Mar

10903 Derrydown Way, Carmel Valley CA 92130

$1,299,000

10903 Derrydown Way, Carmel Valley

From the moment you arrive at 10903 Derrydown Way, you will know this 5 bedroom plus office is home. This fantastic Belmont Plan 3 is the perfect home for a family. As ...

  • Beds 5
  • Baths 4.0
  • MLS 140051279

12364 Carmel Country Unit #C203, Carmel Valley CA 92130

$298,800

12364 Carmel Country Unit #C203, Carmel Valley

2nd floor spacious executive 1br condo in a cozy location! Walk from your 2 car tandem garage up your private stairwell to your kitchen! You cant find this anywhere else ...

  • Beds 1
  • Baths 1.0
  • MLS 140051092
  • Bldg. The Heights At Carmel Valley

4058 Lago Di Grata, Carmel Valley CA 92130

$1,399,900

4058 Lago Di Grata, Carmel Valley

Tucked discreetly in Torrey Hills you'll find the small, gated community of Monte Claire. An enclave of beautiful homes where people come and stay--homes are rarely avai...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 5.0
  • MLS 140051079

12527 El Camino Real Unit #A, Carmel Valley CA 92130

$659,000

12527 El Camino Real Unit #A, Carmel Valley

**WELCOME HOME - THE CREST at DEL MAR** Beautiful, Largest End Unit Featuring 3 Bed, 2.5 Baths In A Quiet Location. Private Entry & Privacy From Neighbors. Vaulted Ceilin...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS 140051060
  • Bldg. Crest At Del Mar

10515 Gaylemont, Carmel Valley CA 92130

$1,385,500

10515 Gaylemont, Carmel Valley

Former model home on premium, oversized lot with beautiful canyon views. Highly upgraded by builder with all bells and whistles. Bamboo floors, solar, tankless water heat...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS 140050883

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