Interested in La Costa Greens homes for sale?
Read on – there’s a ton of information here about this popular master planned community in South Carlsbad.
La Costa Greens, located in the area of South Carlsbad known as La Costa (home of the world famous La Costa Spa and Resort), is one of the 4 communities in the La Costa Villages – La Costa Oaks, La Costa Valley, and La Costa Ridge being the other three.
The master planned community of La Costa Greens offers the amenities that residents attracted to these types of neighborhoods expect. There is a tennis center, several tot lots, and a private residents’ facility, The Presidio, with large swimming pool, expansive club house, and fully-equipped exercise facility, and extensive open space and walking trails.
Residents have easy access to other amenities in the area, including golf at La Costa Spa and Resort and the Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, gorgeous Carlsbad beaches, tons of shopping along El Camino Real just 1-3 miles away, and a number of other tourist attractions including Legoland, the Carlsbad Premium Outlets, and the Flower Fields.
Housing in La Costa Greens varies, with both resales (including short sales and REOs) and new homes available. Some homes have distant views of the ocean, the back country, the La Costa golf course, and the community itself, and 1 neighborhood (Balearas) is gated. Most properties are single family detached homes with 1 exception: Avellino, a townhome (condo) community still being developed.
La Costa Greens has continued to grow since beginning construction earlier last decade, and now consists of 10 different villages, developed by well-known area builders with a range of styles, floor plans, upgrades, and sizes: starting around 2700 SF and up to approximately 5500, with 3-5 bedrooms and 2.5 – 5.5 baths.
Four La Costa Greens communities are still offering new construction as of this writing – Marisol, Avellino, SolTerra (final phase including models), and Viridian.
Buyers interested in La Costa Greens homes for sale should know that children attend 1 of 2 school districts depending on where you buy – either San Marcos Unified Schools, or Carlsbad Unified Schools.
La Costa Real Estate Market as of March 2011:
Currently there are 16 homes for sale in La Costa Greens excluding new construction ranging in price from $619,000 up to $2.2 million. All of these homes have been built since 2005 and offer 3-5 bedrooms, 3.5 – 5.5 baths, and living space from around 2800 SF up to 5500 SF. Nine of these homes are short sales and 1 is an REO.