Carlsbad Village

by Steve Compos

Situated just 35 miles north of downtown San Diego, and 87 miles south of Los Angeles, the North County community of Carlsbad is a popular place to live and work. Traditionally known for its upscale seaside resorts and various other tourist attractions, Carlsbad is also among the best places to live in north San Diego County. With a population of a little over 100,000, Carlsbad attracts many home buyers. One major attraction to those interested in purchasing Carlsbad real estate is knowing that Carlsbad Village is within close proximity. Located in the city’s northwest quadrant, Carlsbad Village offers an incredible array of shopping, dining, and entertainment options.

Carlsbad VillageThe northwest quadrant of Carlsbad was the first part of the city to be settled. Therefore, the homes surrounding Carlsbad Village range from 1950’s bungalows and cottages, to beautiful mansions with scenic ocean views. Those who purchase homes for sale in Carlsbad CA will enjoy the many amenities provided by the village, which is said to be the “heart and soul” of the city. Located just a few blocks away from the beaches, special revitalization efforts have taken place over the past years to secure Carlsbad Village as the ultimate destination in North County.

One local attraction is the Carlsbad Village Theatre, a multipurpose entertainment venue that has been in operation since 1993. The theatre was originally built in 1927 for silent films and stage shows. Today, spectators can watch cinema presentations, live stage performances, and attend fundraisers and special events. In addition to the numerous shopping, dining, and entertainment options scattered throughout Carlsbad Village, there are even more options within the Carlsbad Village Faire at the corner of Carlsbad Boulevard and Carlsbad Village Drive. This shopping center is not only a place to buy goods, eat dinner, or grab a cup of coffee – it is an entertainment hub that hosts numerous events, including an art walk held each fourth Thursday of every month, as well as violin concerts taking place in the courtyard every Saturday.

Whether it is in one of the antique shops, bakeries, cafes, or one of the best farmers markets in all of San Diego County, Carlsbad Village is an amazing place to enjoy your time. To view Carlsbad CA real estate near Carlsbad Village, use the map-based property search provided below, or click here. For more information, contact us today.

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Published on 2013-11-21 20:16:05