Point Loma is known as the place where California began. And while there are some residents who would gladly refute that statement, history tells us that this is the place where European settlers first set foot on California land. One look at the surrounding real estate available for purchase, and it’s hard to imagine anyone ever wanting to get back on a boat to head back home again.

Point Loma is just that. It’s a point. A peninsula that separates San Diego Bay from the Pacific Ocean. And it has the best of both marine settings. Near the bay is the San Diego Yacht Club, home to the America’s Cup from 1988 to 1995. On the other side you’ll find some of the best beaches and surfing in California. The tourist economy thrives during the summer months and during the rest of the year residents enjoy the small town feel of any other seaside community of less than 50,000 people.

Community is key here in Point Loma. The culture of the neighborhood is heavily influenced by a strong Portuguese and military bacjground. There are two military bases in Point Loma and a number of it’s residents are of proud Portugal descent. And while close knit familiarity is key here it won’t be difficult to find a luxury home for sale where you can find some peace, a little bit of quiet and a lot of privacy.

Like the best Sand Diego real estate markets, however, you’re sure to find a mix of everything. Just because Point Loma offers luxury living for those who can afford it doesn’t mean you won’t be able to find stunning single family houses. And the beach lifestyle has certainly made it possible for a large condo community in Point Loma. Imagine hopping out of the shower, heading to the beach for a swim and then back to your on-sight gym to work up a sweat before starting your day.

And if you’re looking for entertainment then you’ll need look no further. Point Loma is one of the most fun neighborhoods in not just San Diego, but all of San Diego county. It’s most famous event being the summer time outdoor music series held on nearby Shelter Island from June to September. has everything you need to know when it comes to the ins and outs of the Point Loma Real Estate market. It’s time to set foot on this historic peninsula, set up camp and start anew.

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