This is an October morning sunrise taken from Hillcrest looking over North Park.
There is something about Fall that brings amazing colors to our San Diego skyline. This picture is a perfect example where red, orange, blue and purple danced in the sky for couple minutes before turning blue.
Located at 4130 Park Blvd S&M Sausage and Meat is opening its doors early November 2014. The newest restaurant by Scott Slater (Slater’s 50/50) is bringing an exotic display of sausage, bacon and charcuterie by chef Mark Younggren.
Continue reading “Swine Bar opening in University Heights early November”
Food trucks gathered for dinner in the Gala Foods’ parking lot at the corner of Fern St and Grape St. Location where Target plans to open one of its TargetExpress stores mid-2015.
Continue reading “Food Trucks Serving Dinner in South Park”
Millennials feel at home in San Diego, according to a recent survey by Nielson. The survey’s top markets for millennials include our city in third place.
- Austin, TX
- Salt Lake City, UT
- San Diego, CA
- Los Angeles, CA
- Denver, CO
- Washington, DC
- Houston, TX
- Las Vegas, NV
- San Francisco, CA
- Dallas-Ft Worth, TX
Continue reading “San Diego is the 3rd Hottest U.S. City for Millennials”
This a video introduction to the many videos to come! I will be reporting San Diego real estate news and the lifestyle of our many interesting neighborhoods.
You will see videos on market updates, community reports, tips for homeowners, Q&A, restaurants, coffee places, and other local venues.
Balboa Park welcomed more than 350,000 visitors to this year’s December Nights event.
San Diego’s 2013 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon came in loud and strong this year!
The yearly event welcomed close to 30,000 runners from all around the world. The marathon and ½ marathon races started early Sunday morning with its traditional live music throughout the race course.
Many were awakened by the loud music while others were standing along the sidewalks eagerly waiting to see the runners passing by. In my case, despite having a band playing at no more than 50 yards from my window, the music was welcome while I was enjoying my morning espresso.
Participants of all ages were seen, and many were displaying very interesting outfits.
There was a runner that got my attention, he completed the 26.2-mile course bouncing 2 basketball. A challenge, in addition to having the physical conditioning, coordination to bounce while running, talk about multitasking!
Interesting data about 2013 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon:
- New half-marathon USA record broken. Winner finished in 58 min, 41 sec.
- Women participants outnumbered Men
- San Diegan resident finished in the top 10 best times
When I see events of this magnitude taking place in the heart of many of our high-density communities such Downtown San Diego and Hillcrest, it makes me realized residents of these communities appreciate this type of venue as part of their urban lives.
Around the race excitement, I overheard a standing neighbor comment “I would like to have a live band playing every Sunday!” That is a little extreme, but I appreciate her passion.
I am looking forward to next year’s marathon, I might even consider running it this time.
San Diego is considered as one of most desirable vacation destination not only for its beautiful weather, beaches, multiple attractions but also for the more than 80 golf clubs.
Among these golf courses on of the most visited is La Jolla Municipal Golf course.
Tennis is getting more popularity in San Diego, players of all ages and all skill level are inundation tennis courts throughout the County. Not long ago walk-ins were fortunate to get tennis court time in any tennis facility, even during weekends and holidays.
Today is a different story. Despite the more than 98 public courts located in the San Diego Metro area, when planning your tennis outing you must have to schedule and reserve a court in advance or be willing to write your name on the waiting list and wait.