University City / UTC Real Estate Homes and Condos

University City, also know as UTC is a thriving community located in Central San Diego County, California. Three freeways – Interstate 805, Interstate 5 and SR-52 bound the community on the east, west and south respectively, an aspect that has rendered the neighborhood the name ‘Golden Triangle’. Situated close to the upscale seaside community of La Jolla, the residents are only miles away from its stunning beaches and the numerous water sports attractions.

The community’s proximity to the University of California-San Diego (UCSD), makes real estate in University City a popular choice, especially for students. Originally planned as a residential neighborhood for those associated with the University, today the community is home to a large number of students, faculty members and others associated with UCSD. Residents also enjoy the proximity to Sorrento Valley’s employment zones.

University City neighborhoods are beautiful with excellent landscaping and well-maintained streets. University City is commercially well-developed and has all the amenities of a major metropolis. Office and commercial parks, and open spaces for recreation are in abundance. There are a variety of shopping centers and quality restaurants in and around the community. Situated in the heart of University City is the University Town Center (UTC). UTC is an upscale shopping plaza with more than 150 stores and is a major shopping attraction in San Diego County.

This family-oriented community has a wide range of recreational facilities that suit all age groups. The Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institute of Oceanography, the La Jolla Playhouse and the Torrey Pines State Park are just minutes away from University City. The beautiful white beaches are also within easy reach of residents. The nearby Rose Canyon is a delight for nature lovers and has a well-traveled trail that is frequented by runners, walkers and hikers.

University City is a popular choice because of the many advantages it offers. Top ranking schools that are part of the San Diego City Unified School District, the second largest district in California, bring many young families to this community. Locals enjoy the small town milieu and the proximity to the University of California-San Diego (UCSD), as well as quick access to key commercial areas and entertainment zones.

University City real estate falls within the 92122 Zip code and is primarily comprised of homes, condos and mixed-use housing development. There are over 17,000 homes in University City, which house about 35,000 residents. The community offers several housing options for the discerning home buyer. Although most of the real estate consists of single-family homes, there are also a significant number of condos, townhouses and mixed-use developments. Many homes in University City have gorgeous views of the Rose Canyon and the mesas.

If you are considering buying or selling real estate in University City, then contact us right away. We have agents who assist home buyers and sellers in the University City real estate market.

UTC Homes and Condos