Investment Properties in Old Town San Diego

In San Diego, all roads lead to Old Town, the literal center of the county. Just a few miles north of Downtown San Diego, Old Town became the first settlement in California in 1769 with just a fort and a mission. The city has since grown, becoming a popular tourist attraction, but it is also home to some of San Diego’s oldest residents thanks to its beautiful environment, historic buildings, and easy access to mass transit. Old Town has a fairly small population of just over 11,000 residents, most of whom are older adults.

The neighborhood primarily offers a selection of craftsman and Spanish-style homes with some restored Victorians scattered throughout. Thanks to a recent designation as a tourist-commercial zone, the city has seen growing efforts to renovate and restore existing home structures.

Restaurants and Attractions in Old Town

Old Town offers a huge catalog of attractions for tourists and residents alike. At the center of the neighborhood is Old Town State Historic Park, which offers an in-depth look at early Mexican-American life from 1821 to 1872 with living history programs and demonstrations among the schoolhouse, graveyard, and old adobe ranch homes. You can find a bevy of different museums and historical sites throughout Old Town, including the Whaley House Museum and the Casa del Rey Moro African Museum.

Food options are wide and varied, though the main course in Old Town is Mexican food. The neighborhood is home to some of the best Mexican restaurants in the city. Visit Café Coyote for fresh, handmade tortillas warmed right on the patio griddle, or head to Barra Barra Saloon for some Mexican staple foods set in a cozy, authentic saloon. Top it off with a trip to Pollo a la Crema where the master bartenders can make you the perfect cocktail using a collection of over 100 tequilas.

For shopping, don’t expect any malls or big name brands. Stores sprinkled throughout Old Town offer true authenticity with handcrafted trinkets, candy, clothes, and more, all depicting the beautiful art and tradition of Mexico.

Schools in Old Town

The small population and general absence of families means that there is just one school in Old Town. Served by the San Diego Unified School District, Old Town Academy Charter School teaches kids from kindergarten through the 8th grade. The school offers a tightknit school setting that is personalized to each child’s needs. However, those looking for public elementary schools can find several, like Barnard Elementary School, in nearby neighborhoods.

High school students may attend nearby schools, including Mark Twain High, Point Loma High, and Alba High.

Old Town Home Value

The history of the neighborhood and generally picturesque settings can make for some high home values. Homes can sell for $400,000 to over $2 million and the general cost of living in Old Town is higher than the average of San Diego County.

If you are considering investing in a home in Old Town, take a look at our search Results or contact Revestor today.

6819 Missy Ct., San Diego, CA 92110
32.752842
-117.051480
-608
88677
6819-Missy-Ct.-San-Diego-CA-92110
210005609
21000560992110
($608)/mo
6819 Missy Ct. 
San Diego
Detached
$489,200
$636
1953
3050 Rue Dorleans UNIT 498, San Diego, CA 92110
32.753840
-117.227625
-774
68688
3050-Rue-Dorleans-498-San-Diego-CA-92110
220000821
22000082192110
($774)/mo
3050 Rue Dorleans # 498
San Diego
All Other Attached
$389,000
$711
1969
5605 Friars Road UNIT 3-310, San Diego, CA 92110
32.766846
-117.177124
-992
79260
5605-Friars-Road-3-310-San-Diego-CA-92110
210032773
21003277392110
($992)/mo
5605 Friars Road # 3-310
San Diego
Townhome
$450,000
$526
1980
5765 Friars Road UNIT 170, San Diego, CA 92110
32.764935
-117.189220
-1261
91302
5765-Friars-Road-170-San-Diego-CA-92110
NDP2200355
NDP220035592110
($1,261)/mo
5765 Friars Road # 170
San Diego
All Other Attached
$520,000
$464
1980
1055 Donahue St UNIT 1, San Diego, CA 92110
32.765694
-117.189130
-1262
106399
1055-Donahue-St-1-San-Diego-CA-92110
220000151
22000015192110
($1,262)/mo
1055 Donahue St # 1
San Diego
All Other Attached
$599,000
$475
1989
4255 Asher St UNIT 48, San Diego, CA 92110
32.778152
-117.206060
-1292
101660
4255-Asher-St-48-San-Diego-CA-92110
220000665
22000066592110
($1,292)/mo
4255 Asher St # 48
San Diego
All Other Attached
$575,000
$521
1976
1055 Donahue St. UNIT 3, San Diego, CA 92110
32.765694
-117.189130
-1306
111150
1055-Donahue-St.-3-San-Diego-CA-92110
220000906
22000090692110
($1,306)/mo
1055 Donahue St. # 3
San Diego
All Other Attached
$625,000
$496
1989
5845 Friars Rd UNIT 1207, San Diego, CA 92110
32.765950
-117.186386
-1419
118811
5845-Friars-Rd-1207-San-Diego-CA-92110
220000712
22000071292110
($1,419)/mo
5845 Friars Rd # 1207
San Diego
All Other Attached
$668,000
$598
1989
3845 Groton St UNIT 2, San Diego, CA 92110
32.753128
-117.220985
-1476
114889
3845-Groton-St-2-San-Diego-CA-92110
220000615
22000061592110
($1,476)/mo
3845 Groton St # 2
San Diego
All Other Attached
$649,000
$515
1964
1832 Sparks Court, San Diego, CA 92110
32.777260
-117.196660
-1552
181434
1832-Sparks-Court-San-Diego-CA-92110
PTP2200333
PTP220033392110
($1,552)/mo
1832 Sparks Court 
San Diego
Detached
$999,000
$679
1971
3833 Kettner Blvd, San Diego, CA 92110
32.744133
-117.183090
-1887
218190
3833-Kettner-Blvd-San-Diego-CA-92110
210029597
21002959792110
($1,887)/mo
3833 Kettner Blvd 
San Diego
Detached
$1,200,000
$1,612
2013
1819 Galveston St, San Diego, CA 92110
32.778667
-117.201820
-2971
336864
1819-Galveston-St-San-Diego-CA-92110
210033836
21003383692110
($2,971)/mo
1819 Galveston St 
San Diego
Detached
$1,849,000
$581
1980
1344 Monitor Rd, San Diego, CA 92110
32.771645
-117.198750
-3056
346190
1344-Monitor-Rd-San-Diego-CA-92110
220000584
22000058492110
($3,056)/mo
1344 Monitor Rd 
San Diego
Detached
$1,899,999
$552
1998
 
$489,200
6819 Missy Ct. 
San Diego, CA 92110
2 Beds
1 Baths
768 Sq Ft.
  • Cap Rate
    4.11%
  • Cash Flow
    ($608)/mo
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$389,000
3050 Rue Dorleans # 498
San Diego, CA 92110
1 Beds
1 Baths
547 Sq Ft.
  • Cap Rate
    3.21%
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    ($774)/mo
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$450,000
5605 Friars Road # 3-310
San Diego, CA 92110
1 Beds
2 Baths
854 Sq Ft.
  • Cap Rate
    2.96%
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    ($992)/mo
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$520,000
5765 Friars Road # 170
San Diego, CA 92110
2 Beds
2 Baths
1,120 Sq Ft.
  • Cap Rate
    2.69%
  • Cash Flow
    ($1,261)/mo
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$599,000
1055 Donahue St # 1
San Diego, CA 92110
2 Beds
2 Baths
1,259 Sq Ft.
  • Cap Rate
    3.07%
  • Cash Flow
    ($1,262)/mo
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$575,000
4255 Asher St # 48
San Diego, CA 92110
2 Beds
2 Baths
1,102 Sq Ft.
  • Cap Rate
    2.91%
  • Cash Flow
    ($1,292)/mo
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$625,000
1055 Donahue St. # 3
San Diego, CA 92110
2 Beds
2 Baths
1,259 Sq Ft.
  • Cap Rate
    3.10%
  • Cash Flow
    ($1,306)/mo
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$668,000
5845 Friars Rd # 1207
San Diego, CA 92110
2 Beds
2 Baths
1,116 Sq Ft.
  • Cap Rate
    3.05%
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    ($1,419)/mo
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$649,000
3845 Groton St # 2
San Diego, CA 92110
3 Beds
2 Baths
1,260 Sq Ft.
  • Cap Rate
    2.87%
  • Cash Flow
    ($1,476)/mo
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$999,000
1832 Sparks Court 
San Diego, CA 92110
3 Beds
2 Baths
1,470 Sq Ft.
  • Cap Rate
    3.74%
  • Cash Flow
    ($1,552)/mo
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$1,200,000
3833 Kettner Blvd 
San Diego, CA 92110
2 Beds
1 Baths
744 Sq Ft.
  • Cap Rate
    3.72%
  • Cash Flow
    ($1,887)/mo
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$1,849,000
1819 Galveston St 
San Diego, CA 92110
4 Beds
3 Baths
3,180 Sq Ft.
  • Cap Rate
    3.67%
  • Cash Flow
    ($2,971)/mo
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$1,899,999
1344 Monitor Rd 
San Diego, CA 92110
5 Beds
4 Baths
3,440 Sq Ft.
  • Cap Rate
    3.67%
  • Cash Flow
    ($3,056)/mo
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