New Listing – Pinnacle #508 – Highly Sought After Southwest Corner

Pinnacle #508 – Perched on the southwest corner of the building, this home offers nice views of the city and bay, even from the 5th floor.

April 2024 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

I will say that the numbers for Downtown San Diego do not seem to line up with the overall energy in the market I am currently experiencing.

Bosa’s Project at 9th & B is Officially Announced as New Condos

The San Diego Union Tribune did reference Bemi Jauhal, which is Bosa Development’s Vice President, who confirmed the change.

New Listing – 2869 Via Alta Place – Promontory – Civita

Promontory – Civita – 2869 Via Alta Place – Spanning 1,999 square feet, this home features 3 bd, 2.5 ba, and is laden with designer upgrades.

March 2024 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

Downtown San Diego’s inventory continues to rise. The number of active listings went from 143 to 165 listings.

Whole Foods Expected to Come To Downtown Near Little Italy

Whole Foods Market is set to open its doors in downtown, bringing a fresh, high-end grocery shopping experience right to your doorstep.

Navigating Condo Insurance Changes in California

In recent years, California’s insurance landscape has undergone significant changes. These changes did not exclude condo owners or buildings.

Unveiling Freedom Park at Navy Pier: A Canvas of Culture, Courage and Community

Explore Freedom Park at Navy Pier: A tribute to veterans, blending history, nature, and community in San Diego.

Update on Bosa’s Project Between 8th and 9th on B Street

The City’s website now says 8th and B is going to be 389 condo units coupled with 9,400 square feet of retail space.

New Listing – Pacific Terrace #312 – Marina District 1 Bedroom Under $500k

Pacific Terrace #312 – charming 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom condo nestled in Downtown San Diego’s Marina District.

Balboa Park’s Botanical Building – Much Needed Restoration

Step into the heart of San Diego, where the Botanical Building in Balboa Park, a beloved landmark, is undergoing a significant transformation.

February 2024 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

As the number of active listings continues to steadily rise, the market appears to be effectively absorbing these new listings.

New Listing – ICON #347 – Cool Loft Space Across from Petco Park

ICON #347 – Welcome to urban sophistication in this remarkable loft unit, located in ICON just across the street from Petco Park.

Staging Doesn’t Matter!… Right?

Does Staging Really Make A Difference? This is one of the most common questions I get when preparing a home for the market.

2023 Year End Review – 92101 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Housing Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling

Two Residential Apartment Towers Added to the Campus at Horton

Stockdale Capital Partners are planning two impressive 40-story residential apartment towers on this historic 10-acre site.

January 2024 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

Downtown San Diego had less than 1 sale per day, which is the slowest month I have seen on record for 92101.

Downtown San Diego – 2023 Highrise Building Rankings

Downtown San Diego buildings ranked by using several different factors. See how each building ranks based on the 92101 sales in 2023!

Motorized Transportation Banned Along San Diego’s Embarcadero

The Local Waterfront Authority has recently passed a set of new regulations concerning the use of mobility devices.

Topgolf Callaway is One Step Closer to a San Diego Harbor Island Location

I am really excited about the potential Topgolf location on San Diego’s Harbor Island. It will be great for residents and visitors!

December 2023 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

Downtown San Diego’s theme this year for the condo market continues to be the balance between supply and demand (or lack there of).

Bye Bye Birdie… Scooters Leave San Diego

Bird, the last remaining scooter company operating in San Diego, has announced it will no longer be doing business in the city.

The New Children’s Park is Now Open!

The Children’s Park in Downtown San Diego is a testament to the city’s commitment to enhancing the quality of life for its residents and visitors alike.

November 2023 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

In essence, October 2023 has brought forth a recalibration in the real estate market in Downtown San Diego.

New Listing – Renaissance #603 – Spacious 2 Bedroom with Great City Views

Renaissance #603 – Welcome to Renaissance, an exquisite residence located in the heart of Downtown San Diego’s Marina District.

Target is Exiting Downtown San Diego Before Opening

Target’s departure from this location left many puzzled, as the company provided minimal explanation for its decision.

October 2023 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

The increase in the active market time and months supply of inventory in September suggests a more balanced market.

New Listing – 1739 W Lewis St – Mission Hills

Set in the highly sought-after Mission Hills neighborhood, this elegant home offers a perfect blend of style, comfort, and quintessential California living.

Rumors of a Big Change to A Bosa Project Under Construction

The lot bound by 8th, 9th, B and C Street, initially planned as a 473-unit apartment building, might be undergoing a transformation.

If You Own Investment Property, This Is For You.

We offer a complimentary, in-depth investment analysis that serves as a financial audit of your real estate portfolio.

September 2023 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

Downtown San Diego – Sales activity saw a substantial uptick, jumping 46% from July, although we still clocked in at 54 total sales.

The Port of San Diego Reclaims Site: Navy to End 100-Year Lease

The Port of San Diego has announced that it has reached an agreement with the Navy to terminate their lease for the site at 1220 Pacific Hwy.

Downtown San Diego’s Waterfront Park Expansion

Discover the transformative 1.5-acre expansion of Waterfront Park in Downtown San Diego, opening Spring 2024.

First Wave of Retail Tenants at Horton: A Downtown Game-Changer

Discover the first wave of retail tenants announced for Horton, the game-changing mixed-use development in Downtown San Diego.

New Listing – Alta #402 – Elevated Urban Experience in the City

Alta #402 – As you step into this exquisite 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom condo, you are immediately enveloped by a sense of sophisticated charm.

Bosa Development Applied For a Permit For 1st and Island

This is, arguably, Bosa’s most valuable parcel of land in Downtown San Diego, given its amazing location in Marina District.

New Listing – Atria #314 – In The Heart of the Marina District

Atria #314 – Urban living at its finest in this charming 1 bd, 1 ba condo nestled within Downtown San Diego’s vibrant Marina District.

August 2023 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

Downtown San Diego – The inventory still suggests it is a seller’s market, but downtown is seeing very low activity levels.

Request for Proposals Under California’s Surplus Land Act

In May, the City of San Diego opened the door to proposals for 2 separate projects in Downtown San Diego under California’s Surplus Land Act.

Digital Ad Kiosks Approved by the City of San Diego

These digital ad kiosks will provide information that is vital for tourism, as well as increased security and services locally.

July 2023 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

Downtown San Diego – Both the average and median price per square foot are also nearing their records that were set last year.

San Diego Padres’ Petco Park Gallagher Square Renovation

2024 marks the 20th anniversary of Petco Park and to commemorate this milestone, the Padres will invest $20m to renovate Gallagher Square.

June 2023 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

Downtown San Diego – There have been some fairly drastic changes to Downtown San Diego’s market over the last 30 days.

Serviced Apartment Trend Hits San Diego with “Elevate on 10th”

Recently I saw an article about a “building of Airbnb” being built in Downtown San Diego. My first thought was, “Isn’t that called a hotel?”.

May 2023 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

Downtown San Diego – There were 50 sales in April, which when compared to January and February, is a big improvement.

New Listing – Pinnacle #1101 – Modern Elegance Defined

Pinnacle #1101 – With its modern design, extensive upgrades, and stunning views, this condo is the epitome of luxurious living.

The Transformation Has Started For The Gaslamp Promenade

The concept behind the Promenade was to create Plazas along 5th Ave from L St to Broadway, which would be closed off to vehicular traffic.

Quarter 1 of 2023 – 92101 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Housing Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling

April 2023 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

In March, there were 53 sales in Downtown San Diego, which is an increase of 20 sales (61%) from February 2023.

March 2023 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

In February, there were only 30 sales in Downtown San Diego. That is -65.5% less than February 2022, which had 80 sales.

The Dream of a Ritz Carlton in San Diego’s East Village is Officially Over

After 7 years, the City of San Diego officially ended its agreement with Cisterra Development for the city’s first Ritz-Carlton Hotel.

February 2023 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

With only 30 sales in January 2023, it was one of the slowest months Downtown San Diego has seen in over 10 years.

Downtown Development Update – San Diego (92101)

Downtown San Diego Development Update – One of the most common questions I get is, “Are there any new condos being built?”

Construction of East Village Green Has Started

East Village Green is a 4.1 acre urban park that is tailored towards meeting the needs of this growing community.

Downtown San Diego – 2022 Highrise Building Rankings

Downtown San Diego buildings ranked by using several different factors. See how each building ranks based on the 92101 sales in 2022!

January 2023 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

In the 4th quarter, Downtown’s activity declined dramatically. We went from having an average of 63.7/month down to just 42/month (-34%).

Quarter 4 of 2022 – 92101 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Housing Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling

The New Children’s Park is Almost Complete!

The name may be a bit deceiving because it is actually a park that can be enjoyed by a large variety of people.

New Listing – Acqua Vista #603 – Little Italy 2 Bedroom!

This south facing two bedroom residence in Acqua Vista has a great layout and offers nice views of the city.

December 2022 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

Downtown San Diego is still selling very well and it appears to be poised for a strong start in 2023 with the recent calming of interest rates

New Listing – Park Terrace #305 – Studio Across From Petco Park

This studio is a great use of space. The main living area is comprised of a nice sized kitchen, living space, dining area, and bedroom area.

The Campus At Horton is Progressing Quickly!

The project appears to be extremely well thought out and focused on making the previously puzzling mall a better experience.

November 2022 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

While the number of sales is down drastically, inventory has little to no change. The number of active listings is actually down!

Quarter 3 of 2022 – 92101 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Housing Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling

October 2022 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

Nearly almost every metrics measuring the market is down this month and we are seeing signs of slowing. Let’s dive into the numbers though.

September 2022 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

“There are currently less active listings and new listings, as well as an increase in the number of sales and properties to go under contract.”

July 2022 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

Downtown San Diego’s market is beginning to loosen up a bit and I think we will begin to see inventory grow.

New Listing – 2536 Brant Street – Views of the Bay and Downtown Skyline

The balcony has great views of the city and is perfect for entertaining or having a cup of coffee in the morning sun

June 2022 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

Downtown San Diego’s market is beginning to loosen up a bit and I think we will begin to see inventory grow.

New Listing – Mission Beach Condo with Vacation Rental Potential

The vaulted ceilings in the living space flood the home with natural light from the moment you walk through the front door.

May 2022 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

For the first time ever in Downtown San Diego, the average price broke $1,000,000 and is sitting at $1,030,838.

New Listing – 6969 Schilling Ave – Mira Mesa

The vaulted ceilings in the living space flood the home with natural light from the moment you walk through the front door.

New Listing – Renaissance #1009 – Panoramic City Views from this Spacious Home

The balcony has great views of the city and is perfect for entertaining or having a cup of coffee in the morning sun

April 2022 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

In March, there was an increase of +34.0% in the average price per square foot year over year in Downtown San Diego.

Quarter 1 of 2022 – 92101 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Housing Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling

New Listing – 9803 Grosalia Ave – Mt. Helix

This fully remodeled single level home is situated on just over 1/3 of an acre. Just about every inch of this home has been recently updated!

New Listing – Gaslamp City Square 623- Spacious 1 Bedroom in the Heart of The City

Welcome to Gaslamp City Square 623. This spacious 1 bedroom is perfectly located in the Heart of the vibrant San Diego Gaslamp Quarter.

February 2022 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

In February, the average sales price in Downtown San Diego was $916,986. That is +34.9%, or $237,273 higher when compared to February 2021!

New Listing – Acqua Vista 332 – Perfectly Located 1 Bedroom

Welcome to Renaissance #1210 – This spacious 1 bedroom residence has been recently updated and offers plenty of space for a home office.

January 2022 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

In January 2022, the average condo sold for $893,052 in Downtown San Diego! That is +58.2% higher than January 2021.

What Is It Like To Be A Buyer in Downtown San Diego?

While there are 46 properties in all of downtown, there likely are only a couple of options to choose from that actually meet your criteria.

December 2021 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

While Downtown San Diego didn’t see the record breaking month we saw in November, we had a great December when compared to prior years.

Downtown San Diego – 2021 Highrise Building Rankings

Downtown San Diego buildings ranked by using several different factors. See how each building ranks based on the 92101 sales in 2021!

Quarter 4 of 2021 – 92101 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Housing Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling

New Listing – El Cortez #107 – Extremely Unique Live/Work Loft

From the enormous metal and glass wall that opens to your terrace, to the soaring 20’ exposed aged concrete ceilings, this is one of a kind.

November 2021 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

Downtown San Diego’s Housing Market had a record breaking month. The Downtown San Diego market is the hottest I’ve ever seen it.

Things to Do Before Listing Your Home – #3. Decluttering, Styling, or Staging

Decluttering, styling, or staging is one of the most important steps you can taking in preparing your home.

Things to Do Before Listing Your Home – #2. Painting

Painting is one of the best investments you can make as a seller. A fresh coat of paint can completely change the presentation of a home.

Things to Do Before Listing Your Home – #1. Cleaning

Cleaning might seem very straight forward, but it is extremely important to have your property deep cleaned prior to listing your home.

3 Things EVERY Homeowner Should Do Before Selling

There are three things that every seller should do prior to selling their home, whether it is a seller’s market or buyer’s market.

Holiday Season 2021 Events

San Diego has plenty of events, ranging from pirate adventures to parades, for you and your loved ones to enjoy this Holiday Season.

Zillow Calls It Quits on Homebuying After Repeatedly Overpaying

Zillow was the second largest iBuyer, or institutional buyer, prior to pulling the plug on their home buying program.

October 2021 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

This is the best seller’s market we have seen in quite some time, but it is easy to leave a ton of money on the table.

What is Capital Gains Protection and Why is it Important?

Just about every time you make money, you have to pay taxes. This is no different when you sell real estate.

IQHQ’s Research and Development District (RaDD) is Expected to Transform Downtown San Diego

IQHQ’s RaDD project sits on the largest, and arguably most valuable, developable commercial waterfront site on California’s coast.

Answering The Question – Do You Ever Flip Houses?

Find out the answer, as well as my thoughts as to why people sell their homes to investors who flip property.

Is Investing in Short Term Rentals in San Diego a Good Idea?

I get asked this question all the time. In my video, I discuss the 3 important elements when considering investing in short term rentals.

Quarter 3 of 2021 – 92101 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Housing Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling

September 2021 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

Last month, Downtown San Diego saw a +79.6% spike in the number of properties to go into contract when compared to August 2019.

New Listing – Renaissance #1612 – Sweeping Views From Every Room

From the second you walk in to this SW corner residence, you are hit with sweeping views of the San Diego Bay, Point Loma, the Ocean, & city.

New Listing – Pinnacle #1703 – Mesmerizing Views and Fantastic Layout

From the moment you step foot in Pinnacle #1703, you will be greeted by a large welcoming living space and great views.

New Listing – Pinnacle #701 – Southeast Corner Residence with Views

Pinnacle #701 – This residence is located on the 7th floor southeast corner and features surprising panoramic views of the San Diego Bay/city.

Quarter 2 of 2021 – 92101 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Housing Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling

New Listing – M2i #703 – Top Floor Loft Residence

M2i #703 – The 15’+ ceilings and multiple skylights flood the large open space with natural light.

2021 – San Diego Firework Events for 4th of July

Oceanside Fireworks Show July 3 The City of Oceanside Parks and Recreation Division will host an incredible Fireworks display at El Corazon, in celebration of Oceanside’s 133rd anniversary of the City’s incorporation. Musical entertainment and food. Fireworks at 9pm. 6-10pm / Rancho Del Oro Drive 760-435-5041 / www.mainstreetoceanside.com Coronado 4th [...]

Finally! Target Will Open A Downtown San Diego Location!

While Radian sounds like a really exciting project, what made real headlines was the rumor that Target had signed a lease.

New Listing – The Mark #602 – Large 1 Bedroom with City Views!

The Mark #602 – Come experience the energy of East Village/Downtown from this fantastic one bedroom home.

New Listing – Harbor Club #3602 – Half Floor Penthouse with Sweeping Views

Residence #3602 occupies the entire west side of the South Tower and has some of the best views downtown has to offer!

New Listing – 1567 Greenfield Drive – Fully Renovated & Large Lot

This 3 bedroom home was fully renovated in 2017 and features a spacious open floor plan, as well as a large backyard.

Another Successful Compass Concierge Transformation

The transformation on this Clairemont home was pretty drastic considering we didn’t spend a lot. The sellers made a profit of $107,485!

New Listing – 611 San Juhn- Renovated 4 Bedroom Home

Welcome to 611 San Juhn, the perfect home for those looking for a move in ready 4 bedroom with a big yard!

Quarter 1 of 2021 – 92101 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Housing Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

New Listing – Renaissance #1210 – Bright and Spacious 1 Bedroom

Welcome to Renaissance #1210 – This spacious 1 bedroom residence has been recently updated and offers plenty of space for a home office.

New Listing – TR Office #302 – Professionally Designed East Village Office Space

This is perfect as a private office with a great zoom backdrop, impressive space to meet clients, or it even works for a small business.

New Listing – The Grande North #2102 – Two Plus Office and Stunning Views!

Reminiscent of Brownstones found on the East Coast/Midwest, with elegance & character that can only be found in Cityfront Terrace.

New Listing – Cityfront Terrace #108 – Reminiscent of a Sophisticated Brownstone!

Reminiscent of Brownstones found on the East Coast/Midwest, with elegance & character that can only be found in Cityfront Terrace.

New Listing – Parkloft #412 – Trendy East Village Loft

Whether you need the perfect office area, space to entertain, or to lounge and watch a movie, this loft has the flexibility to make it happen!

New Listing – 5003 Mount Harris Dr – Single Level 4 Bedroom Home

This 4 bedroom home in Clairemont has so much potential, with the opportunity to personalize the kitchen and bathrooms.

Quarter 4 of 2020 – 92101 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Housing Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

Downtown San Diego – 2020 Highrise Building Rankings

Downtown San Diego buildings ranked by using several different factors. See how each building ranks based on the 92101 sales in 2020!

Compass Concierge Transformation Nets Sellers an extra $100k!

The transformation was pretty drastic and we were able to far exceed the sellers’ expectations. See the before and after photos!

2020 – San Diego Holiday Lights

2020 may not have gone as we imagined it would but here are the places you can view some Holiday Lights and bring some extra cheer to the season.

New Listing – 3545 Arizona St – Newly Remodeled in North Park

An unbeatable end unit location, convenient lifestyle, or outdoor amenities for entertaining, this home has it all!

New Listing – Normal Heights Duplex – Great Home or Investment

This Normal Heights duplex makes a great home or investment, just a stones throw away from North Park, South Park, and University Heights.

New Listing – 4209 Huerfano – A Chef’s Dream Home In Bay Ho

This beautiful view home has something for everyone.  Inspired cooks will love the amazing kitchen with a 16′ island & premium appliances.v

New Listing – 1470 Pershing Rd. – Montecito Chula Vista

From the moment you step foot into the spacious living area, it will feel like home. The open layout gives off a very welcoming feel.

New Listing – Aperture #1007 – Urban Penthouse in Little Italy

The complete package – a contemporary design, spacious interior, stunning views, and unbeatable location. Don’t miss out on this rare find!

Quarter 3 of 2020 – 92101 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Housing Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

New Listing – 2674 Escala – Mission Valley Resort Living

An unbeatable end unit location, convenient lifestyle, or outdoor amenities for entertaining, this home has it all!

New Listing – Pinnacle #1706 – Beautiful Sunsets From This Stylish Home

From the moment you step into this residence, you are hit with views of the bay, stunning sunsets, city lights and boats cruising the harbor.

New Listing – Pacific Gate #2504 – Views, Views and More Views

My favorite time to see this home is right around sunset. The slightly curved wall of glass is the perfect frame to the ever changing canvas.

September 2020 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

Last month, Downtown San Diego saw a +79.6% spike in the number of properties to go into contract when compared to August 2019.

Ryan Ponce & Favio Ortega: Weekly Talk – Foreclosures in the Future?

What does the future of Real Estate look like in San Diego? Will COVID-19 bring the amount of foreclosures to an increase?

Ryan Ponce & Karl Bublitz: Weekly Talk – Suburban vs Urban Living

Is COVID19 driving the suburban markets? Will it effect the urban market? We discuss the current market with evolving trends.

New Listing – Renaissance #2004 – Southeast Corner Penthouse

Welcome to Renaissance #2004 – Very few Downtown San Diego homes rival this penthouse residence in size and functionality.

August 2020 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

San Diego County wide, July was one of the busiest months we’ve ever seen. So what does this mean for Downtown San Diego?

New Listing – Mission Valley – Loft Style 1 Bedroom and Office

Welcome Home! This spacious top floor one bedroom residence features vaulted ceilings in the living space and a large loft style bedroom upstairs.

New Listing – Pinnacle #307 – Luxury 1 Bedroom with a Large Terrace!

Welcome to Pinnacle #307 – Whether you’re looking for an unbeatable location, convenient lifestyle, or outdoor space for entertaining, this home has it all!

Real Estate Roundtable – Episode #11 with Ryan Ponce & Associates

In this weeks round table we discuss For Sale By Owners, Find out what’s going on in Karl’s Kitchen, and this Crazy Lending Environment!

Real Estate Roundtable – Episode #10 with Ryan Ponce & Associates

In this weeks round table we discuss Banning Open Houses, the “V-Shaped” recovery we hear so much about, and our new schedule for round tables.

July 2020 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

In June we saw the number of homes to sell rise by +71.4%. Furthermore, we saw 84 homes go pending during the month of June, which is a 3+ year high.

Quarter 2 of 2020 – 92101 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Housing Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

Tour with the Team – Savina By Bosa – Residence 501

Walk through Savina by Bosa – This 2 bedroom residence on the 5th floor offers a surprising view of the bay and Star of India.

Real Estate Roundtable – Episode #9 with Ryan Ponce & Associates

In this weeks roundtable we discuss Escalation Clauses, Standing Out in Competative Markets, Compass Exclusives, and Take a Tour of Savina #501!

Tour with the Team – 41 West Penthouse Residence #903

Walk through 41 West’s stunning southwest penthouse residence. This home offers some of the most amazing views of the bay and city from Bankers Hill.

Real Estate Roundtable – Episode #8 with Ryan Ponce & Associates

In this weeks roundtable we discuss mortgage rates, dining outdoors and spotlight the 41 West Penthouse and new Civita elementary school.

Real Estate Roundtable – Episode #7 with Ryan Ponce & Associates

In this weeks round table we discuss property auctions, 3 pricing strategies for your home and the overall San Diego Housing Market.

June 2020 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

In May, we saw a 72.7% increase in the number of homes to go into escrow when compared to April. June should have a strong month of sales.

Real Estate Roundtable – Episode #5 with Ryan Ponce & Associates

This week we discuss restaurants opening and new concepts for social distancing, “housing bubble 2.0?”, and of course our top picks for the week.

Details on Compass’ Showing Policy for COVID-19

Through technology, we can focus on still providing the marketing and experience our clients deserve, while maintaining the required safety protocols.

Buy Of The Week – Alta – Almost 1,000 Sq Ft of Outdoor Space

The terrace is what really makes this unit special. With about 900 square feet of outdoor space, there is plenty of room for outdoor living/dining.

Real Estate Roundtable – Episode #4 with Ryan Ponce & Associates

This week we discuss COVID-19 hairstyles, new Showing guidelines, food food and more food, as well as some of our favorite takeout options!

Buy Of The Week – Electra -27th Floor SW Corner Two Bedroom + Den

Between the panoramic views of the city and bay, to the great price and layout, this residence is currently one of my favorite buys in downtown.

Real Estate Roundtable – Episode #3 with Ryan Ponce & Associates

This week we discuss Sand Bar, Holy Paleta, the 8pm salute to health care workers, and of course the latest in San Diego’s housing market!

May 2020 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

Based on our listing traffic, conversations with other agents, and increased buyer activity, I suspect the numbers will gradually begin to improve.

Real Estate Roundtable – Episode #2 with Ryan Ponce & Associates

From 3-D Tours to San Diego Zoo’s live animal feeds and our favorite local restaurants doing takeout, find out whats new in San Diego.

New Listing – Renaissance #1606 – Stunning View Residence Under $1m

Welcome to Renaissance #1606 – This is one of my favorite floorplans in Downtown San Diego, both in functionality and the views.

Buy Of The Week – Southwest Corner in The Mark Under $700k!

This property is honestly one of the best priced homes I have seen in a while. There hasn’t been a single 2 bedroom to sell under $730k in the last 2 years!

Real Estate Roundtable – Episode #1 with Ryan Ponce & Associates

Our team decided to do these round table discussions once a week to hopefully keep everyone informed as to what is going on in San Diego’s housing market.

Quarter 1 of 2020 – 92101 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Housing Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

April 2020 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

We had a very productive start to the year, which was slated to carry over to the second quarter. Due to COVID-19, the horizon looks a little different now.

New Listing – M2i #308 – Designer Loft Space in East Village

Welcome to M2i #308 – Residence #308 is perfect for entertaining. The exposed concrete, black cabinets and white counters complete this creative space.

March 2020 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

March 2020 – In January, there were a good amount of sales (+35.7% compared to 2019). Inventory is down to a 12 month low at a 4.5 month supply.

Time To Sell Chula Vista

The average price point in Chula Vista has has increased by $108,146 in the last 5 years! Your home may be sitting on a pile of cash! Act now!

February 2020 Housing Market – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

February 2020 – In January, there were a good amount of sales (+35.7% compared to 2019). Inventory is down to a 12 month low at a 4.5 month supply.

New Listing – Cityfront Terrace #1021 – Stunning. Elegant. Modern.

Welcome to Cityfront Terrace #1021 – Stunning. Elegant. Modern. Those were the first 3 words that came to my mind and they don’t even begin to describe it.

Buy Of The Week – ICON Two Bedroom For A Really Good Price

This 8th floor two bedroom is listed at $599,000. That puts it below all of the comparable sold properties in the last 24 months that averaged $694,857!

New Listing – 4 Bedroom Home in The Cove – Torrey Hills

Welcome to 4433 Vereda Luna Llena – This four bedroom home has an open layout, perfect for entertaining friends and family year-round.

3 Real Estate Projections That May Surprise You In 2020

With the Presidential Election taking place this Fall and the fear of a looming recession, these 3 projections for 2020 may surprise you.

Buy Of The Week – Stunning Views from The Mark at a Reasonable Price

I typically choose property based mainly on value, but this time I am choosing it based on the great floorplan, views, location and building itself.

Buy Of The Week – Value 2 Bedroom in Discovery with Views!

This 2 Bedroom in Discovery is a steal. This is one of the few options that offers views of Balboa Park and the Bay for under $600k.

January 2020 Market Update – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

January 2020 – In December of 2018, there were only 42 sales. In December of 2019, there were 61, which is a 45.2% increase.

Quarter 4 of 2019 – 92101 Condo Market Update – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market focusing on Q4 of 2019, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

New Listing – Trellis #314 – Two Bedroom In The Heart of Gaslamp

Welcome to Trellis #314 – Just outside of your front door, you have access to so many amazing restaurants, vibrant nightlife, Petco Park, and so much more!

Downtown San Diego – 2019 Highrise Building Rankings

Downtown San Diego buildings ranked by using several different factors. See how each building ranks based on the 92101 sales in 2019!

15 Month Front Street Closure in Downtown San Diego

The closure is expected to last over 15 months due to the reconstruction and safety improvement of the Schwartz Federal Office Building.

New Listing In The Lake Pointe Community-2750 Sparta Road Residence 10

This spacious townhome is located in the fairly new community of Lake Pointe with close proximity to Otay Ranch Mall, Freeway access and top tier schools.

Buy Of The Week – 1,700 sq ft in Renaissance Well Under One Million

At the current list price of $850,000 the property comes out to only $500/sf in a neighborhood that averages $621.77/sf. That is a steal!

December 2019 Market Update – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

December 2019 – The number of new listings has declined by 34 listings from October to November and the number of active listings is also down by 17.

New Listing – ICON #1131 – Two Story Penthouse Residence

With the 16′ vaulted ceilings and open layout, this home feels spacious and inviting. The wrap around rooftop deck provides an abundance of outdoor space.

November 2019 Market Update – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

November 2019 – Inventory has remained consistent, but typically staring in October, we see a decrease in the number of homes on the market.

Real Estate Agency Relationships Explained

Real estate agency roles often get confusing, so I wanted to shine some light on the topic. It all starts with a home at the center of the transaction.

Buy Of The Week – 28th Floor Bayside Two Bedroom

The current list price of this home is only $718/sf, which would be the lowest price per square foot in the last 2 years above the 20th floor.

Newly Renovated Duplex Located Near The Beach

Income producing renovated duplex located near the beach. This move in ready duplex offers two 2 bed 1 bath homes plus a newly built studio.

Buy Of The Week – Great Value in the Heart of Little Italy

This home is a fantastic value buy to be in the heart of Little Italy, one of the most desirable neighborhoods in San Diego.

October 2019 Market Update – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

October 2019 – Over quarter 3 of 2019, sales $1,500,000+ only equated for 3.74% of the sales. In October, they made up about 10.42% of the sales.

Quarter 3 of 2019 – 92101 Condo Market Update – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market focusing on Q3 of 2019, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

Introducing Compass Concierge to San Diego’s Real Estate Market

Imagine if you were able to sell your home faster, net a higher price, and you didn’t need to pay upfront for home improvements. Sounds too good to be true?

New Listing In The Sea Glass Community- 1743 Gentle Current Way

This beautifully upgraded home is located in the fairly new community of Sea Glass in South San Diego just minutes away from Imperial Beach.

September 2019 Market Update – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

September 2019 – Inventory has gone up again to 5.8 months and the number of listings in Downtown San Diego increased from 328 to 335.

New Listing – Gaslamp City Square #404 – Studio in the City

Welcome to Gaslamp City Square #404! This studio is located in the heart of the city, just steps from fine dining, shopping, and Gaslamp nightlife.

What’s an iBuyer and Why Should You Care?

A market analytics firm, Collateral Analytics, did extensive research on the actual cost of using an iBuyers and the numbers tell an interesting story.

August 2019 Market Update – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

August 2019 – In July there were 66 sales in the resale market, which is up from 56 in June. If we included Savina, it would add another 85 sales!

New Listing – Clairemont Mesa West – Newly Remodeled

Waking up to the beautiful San Diego breeze, you decide is a great day to head to Torrey Pines Golf Course to get a round of golf in with your significant other.

New Listing Atria #119- Centrally Located One Bedroom In Marina District

Welcome home to Palermo #304 – This spacious 1 bedroom is steps from everything this vibrant and fast growing neighborhood has to offer!

New Listing – Renaissance #1701 – Made for Entertaining!

Welcome home to Renaissance #1701! Enjoy your favorite wine and beautiful city views from the built in bar or relax and take in the bay from your balcony.

Buy Of The Week – High Floor Two Bedroom for Under $700k

If you are looking for both outdoor space and indoor space, views, a nice building, and a great value, this home is perfect for you!

Marriott’s European Inspired Hotel Coming To Gaslamp

You may have heard of the two-big restaurant and bar closures in Gaslamp. The first being T.G.I Fridays which occupied the space since 2006.

New Listing – Clairemont Mesa East – Enjoy Outdoor Entertaining

It’s a beautiful sunny Saturday morning, you get up and make yourself a warm cup of coffee to sit on the deck and enjoy the San Diego weather.

July 2019 Market Update – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

July 2019 – We saw the number of sales drop from May to June and inventory continues to increase. These numbers do not include Savina’s closings.

Quarter 2 of 2019 – 92101 Condo Market Update – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market focusing on Q1 of 2019, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

June 2019 Market Update – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

June 2019 – May we had a total of 72 sales, which is a 9.1% increase from the previous year and a 14.3% increase from April 2019.

New Listing – Palermo #304 – Spacious 1 Bedroom in Little Italy

Welcome home to Palermo #304 – This spacious 1 bedroom is steps from everything this vibrant and fast growing neighborhood has to offer!

May 2019 Market Update – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

May 2019 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

Quarter 1 of 2019 – 92101 Condo Market Update – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market focusing on Q1 of 2019, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

New Listing – 4781 Caminito Borrego – Stone Canyon in Carmel Valley

Welcome to Stone Canyon in Carmel Valley! This stunning 4 bedroom home sits adjacent to Carmel Knolls Park and features views of the trees and green space.

Buy Of The Week – High Floor Luxury Condo, One Bedroom in The Mark

It is difficult to find a one bedroom residence in Downtown San Diego that is made for 2 people, especially a home with a view.

Restaurant Rundown – Little Italy – Parakeet Cafe

Parakeet Cafe is a trendy new spot located in Little Italy! They feature specialty coffee options, as well as breakfast and lunch items.

Neighborhood Eatery Closed For Renovations

The long time established bar & restaurant called Neighborhood recently closed its doors for renovations. One of my favorite things about Neighborhood was the exotic draft beers that were constantly rotating and the house made dipping sauces.

Buy Of The Week – So Much To Enjoy About This Pinnacle Two Bedroom

There are few options in Downtown that provide the space, views, and layout for the price, especially in a building of Pinnacle’s caliber.

New Concert Venue Opening At Park At The Park

Petco Park just got more fun. As if having a world class gameday experience wasn’t enough, Petco Park just announced a new concert venue in Park At The Park.

April 2019 Market Update – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

February 2019 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

New Listing – Park Laurel #905 – Amazing Balboa Park Views

Welcome to Park Laurel #905 – This residence is over 3,200 square feet and has amazing views of Balboa Park! It even features it’s own private elevator entrance!

Buy Of The Week- Entertainers Delight At The Legend San Diego

The Legend is the only high rise to have been built within the renowned Petco Park. This week’s buy of the week offers a bird’s eye view of the field.

San Diego Padres Home Opener 2019!

Always a good time in Downtown San Diego at the Padres home opener! The energy and excitement can be felt all around the city.

Buy Of The Week- Great Value At The Grande North

The Grande 1204 is by far the best available luxury 1 bedroom condo available in all of downtown San Diego. Offering a great location at a resonable price.

Buy Of The Week – 2 Bedroom STEAL in Aria

This 2 Bedroom is an Insane Value! About 2-3 times a year I come across a really good deal and this is definitely one of those times!

New Listing – Pinnacle #301 – Serene Two Bedroom with Three Balconies!

Welcome home to Pinnacle #301 – This serene 2 bedroom looks out over the community pool deck and outdoor fireplace. Read more about this stunning property!

February 2019 Market Update – Downtown San Diego Condo Market (92101)

February 2019 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

New Development In Downtown San Diego Might Not Include Parking

There have been talks for some time about changing the parking requirements for new residential projects in Downtown San Diego. Find out the latest news!

Two Distinct New Restaurants Opening in Gaslamp

Located on 5th and J in the heart of Gaslamp, you will find two distinct new restaurants by the RMD Group.

Buy Of The Week – Stunning 3 Bedroom Loft Near Petco Park

Parkloft is my favorite loft building in Downtown San Diego. This stunning 3 bedroom residence has been completely remodeled and has 2,300 sf of living space

Quarter 4 of 2018 – 92101 Condo Market Update – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market focusing on Q4 of 2018, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

Buy Of The Week – Upgraded 3 Bedroom at an Affordable Price

3 bedrooms are hard to come by, especially for this price. Take a look at this affordable 3 bedroom option with high ceilings and a large private terrace.

Thank You to All of Our Amazing Clients in 2018!

This has been an amazing year and we couldn’t have done it without the continued support of all of our friends, family and great clients!

Downtown San Diego – 2018 Building Rankings

Downtown San Diego buildings ranked by using several different factors. See how each building ranks based on the 92101 sales in 2018!

Restaurant Rundown – Little Italy – Harumama Noodles and Buns

The restaurant added a creative twist to their buns, which feature different characters, such as a chicken, pig, or panda.

New Listing – Poway Palisades – Made For Entertaining

This home was made for entertaining! With stunning views, modern upgrades, and indoor/outdoor spaces, this is what Southern California living is all about!

December 2018 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

December 2018 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

New Listing – Renaissance #1101 – Modern Coastal Design with 3 Bedrooms!

Welcome home to Renaissance #1101 – This immaculate 3 bedroom residence combines a modern coastal design with great views of the bay and city!

Penthouse Residences at Savina by Bosa – Beautiful New Homes For Sale

Savina has finally released their penthouse series and there were some exciting surprises. Read what makes these homes truly special.

Our Mama’s Kitchen Food Drive Was A Huge Success!

Our annual Mama’s Kitchen food drive was a huge success! Thank you to everyone who participated in this awesome cause and Happy Thanksgiving!

Windermere Foundation’s Contribution to California Community Foundation (CCF)

Southern California was hit with the worst wildfires in our state’s history. The Windermere Foundation is donating $25k to the Wildfire Relief Fund.

November 2018 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

November 2018 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

Newly Proposed Eco-Friendly Transportation to Downtown

Once you land at San Diego International Airport you have a few options to get downtown that all involve using a car of some sort such as taxi cabs, Ubers and shuttles.

New Listing – South Park – Beautiful Victorian Style Duplex

It’s a beautiful sunny Saturday morning, you get up and make yourself a warm cup of coffee to sit on the deck and enjoy the San Diego weather.

Buy Of The Week – Value Opportunity in Coveted Marina District

Renaissance #1104 is currently the best priced 2 bedroom in the community. Renaissance #804 sold for $50k more earlier this year.

Our Annual Food Drive for Mama’s Kitchen is Here!

Our annual food drive for Mama’s kitchen is here. In collaboration with Generations Escrow, we hope to double last year’s contribution!

New Listing – The Legend #1901 – 2 Bedroom in the Heart of East Village

Welcome home to The Legend #1901 – The Legend is located in East Village and is the only residential high-rise built inside the gates of Petco Park

October 2018 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

October 2018 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

New Listing – Point Loma – Affordable Home in a Fantastic Location

Welcome To Point Loma! This beautifully remodeled and freshly landscaped 3 bedroom residence is one of the most affordable options in the neighborhood.

Buy Of The Week – Have You Seen This Patio?

Horizons is located in the Marina district of downtown. Horizons was built by Bosa Development in 2001 and has two towers both with 25 floors with 211 residences.

Quarter 3 of 2018 – 92101 Condo Market Update – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market focusing on Q3 of 2018, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

Mediocre Just Doesn’t Cut It Anymore

Let’s be honest – real estate agents don’t have the best reputation. Have you ever thought about why that is? I think about it all the time.

Downtown San Diego Events – October 2018

Looking for more ways to enjoy fall in San Diego? Check out this list of upcoming events in October!

September 2018 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

September 2018 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

Bosa Development’s Plans For The Paladion – 777 Front Street

777 Front Street – What’s next? Nat Bosa believes that the time is right for high tech office space geared around creating a collaborative setting.

Buy Of The Week – Best 2 Bedroom in Columbia District

This type of living usually comes at a high price but this week’s “Buy Of The Week” is an affordable alternative for those seeking a lavish high rise.

New Listing – Oaks North- 2 Bedroom with Golf Course View

A one of a kind home located on the golf course in the 55+ Oaks North Community and a must see! This 2BR home features a massive covered patio and putting green.

Horton Plaza! Here’s The Latest Update!

Horton Plaza will be closing down completely in the next few months after its 33 years of operations. In will be coming a new modern office campus.

New Listing – Renaissance #1601 – Unbelievable Three Bedroom Residence

Welcome to Renaissance #1601 – An Amazing Floor Plan, Stunning Views, Impeccably designed, and Completely Renovated Three Bedroom Residence!

August 2018 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

August 2018 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

New Listing – Ocean View Hills – 3 Bedroom with a Large Yard

Welcome To Ocean View Hills! This spacious 3 bedroom home has a great layout, open floor plan, updated kitchen and a large backyard!

Downtown San Diego Events – August 2018

Looking for more ways to enjoy your summer in San Diego? Check out this list of upcoming events in August!

Buy Of The Week – Gorgeous Views From Doma

Doma is located in Little Italy downtown. Doma was built by Citymark in 2003 and is a 8 story mid-rise and a 4 story low-rise with 121 residences.

Steps To Consider When Looking To Get Pre-Approved For A Home Loan

The Home Buying process can be tricky to navigate on your own. Click here to learn what to to consider when meeting with a lender and getting pre-approved.

July 2018 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

June 2018 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

Where To People Watch For Comic-Con

It’s one of the biggest event’s that goes on at the convention center from July 19th-22nd.

Buy Of The Week – Most Affordable 2 Bedroom in Downtown

This top floor, corner residence, gets so much light. The white limestone floors, open layout, and high ceilings make this home feel so airy and spacious.

Buy Of The Week – Most Affordable Electra Residence

This type of living usually comes at a high price but this week’s “Buy Of The Week” is an affordable alternative for those seeking a lavish high rise.

Quarter 2 of 2018 – 92101 Condo Market Update – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market focusing on Q1 of 2018, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

Little Italy Proposed Office & Retail Building

Out with the old and dilapidated warehouse building and five old commercial buildings between Ivy and Hawthron streets.

Our Team has Made the Move to Windermere Homes & Estates!

This move will not only help us grow as a team, but will give us the best tools to help our clients succeed, whether they are buying or selling real estate.

Buy Of The Week – Priced To Sell At Smart Corner

Smart Corner is located in Downtown San Diego’s East Village district. Smart Corner was built by Lankford & Associates and Canyon Johnson in 2007 and is a 19 story high rise with 301 residences.

June 2018 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

June 2018 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

Favorite Restaurant’s In Downtown San Diego

Located on 640 10thAve in East Village, Cowboy Star features delicious steaks butchered in house. When you walk in you get a western vibe unlike anywhere downtown.

Buy Of The Week – ICON #1131 – Two Story Penthouse for $750k!

This top floor, corner residence, gets so much light. The white limestone floors, open layout, and high ceilings make this home feel so airy and spacious.

Buy Of The Week – One of the biggest patios offered at Alta

Alta is located in Downtown San Diego’s East Village district. Alta was built by Anka Development in 2007 and is a 21-story high rise with 179 residences.

Downtown San Diego Events – June 2018

June is full of fun outdoor events to enjoy the San Diego summer weather! Take your pick from art and music festivals, taste testings, and yoga festivals.

Manchester’s Navy Complex Development

Manchester will break ground next month on its $1.5 billion Navy complex project. There will be a total of five buildings that will take over the space.

May 2018 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

May 2018 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

Buy Of The Week – 1,000+ Sq Ft Patio, Two Bedrooms, Under $700k!

There are only a handful of residences that hit the market with this size patio each year. In my opinion, this is one of the best deals in Downtown at the moment.

New Restaurant Alert in Little Italy called Nolita Hall!

A European-Style Beer Hall called Nolita Hall is set to open May 1st on India Street in Little Italy. Space is a prime location which will cost $3+ million dollars to remodel the 6,000sqft venue.

Downtown San Diego Events – May 2018

May is all about tacos! Buy your tickets for Tacotopia and Taco Fest. Aside from food, a rooftop cinema experience opened atop the Grand Hyatt in Downtown San Diego!

Buy Of The Week – Amazing Floor Plan with Dual Patio’s at Aperture!

Aperture is located in Downtown San Diego’s Little Italy. Aperture was build by CityMark Development in 2008 and is a 11 story high rise.

San Diego Taco Fest at Waterfront Park

Are you ready to eat some Tacos? For all you taco lovers the San Diego taco fest will be held on May 19 that the Waterfront Park located in downtown San Diego from 11am to 10pm.

Buy Of The Week – Below Market 2 Bedroom in Alta

Not only does this corner have a great floor plan, there is a large balcony and panoramic views of the bay, ocean, and city. For under $1,000,000, there aren’t many options that can compete.

April 2018 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

April 2018 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

Quarter 1 of 2018 – 92101 Condo Market Update – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market focusing on Q1 of 2018, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

Major Changes Coming to East Village Parking Lot

In East Village, real estate developer Capexco purchased a parking lot and two other on-site homes for $9.2 million. The parking lot is in a prime location.

Buy Of The Week – Priced To Sell At The Pinnacle!

Pinnacle is located in Downtown San Diego’s Marina District. Pinnacle was build by Pinnacle Development in 2005 and is a 36 story high rise that ascends 450 feet into the sky.

Have You Heard Of The Hopper Bus?

Have you ever heard of The Hopper Bus? That’s because its new to San Diego starting in April and will be a tourist and locals new experience to explore popular areas in San Diego.

Downtown San Diego Events – April 2018

March is a great time to be in San Diego! Take your pick from all the exciting events, ranging from concerts, to opening day, to wine festivals.

Developer Of The Pendry Looking At Another Location In Gaslamp

The Pendry hotel in the Gaslamp quarter has been a big success and now Robert Green who is the developer is looking at the site where Dick’s Last Resort was. While the plans are still in the works Robert is looking to submit the plans for the hotel in summer to Civic San Diego.

New Listing – Renaissance #1811 – Stunning Views of the Bay

Welcome to Renaissance #1811 – Stunning views, great floor plan, and a fantastic location. What more could you ask for? Did I mention it could come furnished?

Grand Pacific Hotel Is Getting A Much Needed Update

The fifth and J Historic Grand Pacific Hotel building will be undergoing a renovation. The Grand Pacific Hotel is located on a busy street in Gaslamp where locals, tourists and conventioneers walk past every day to get to restaurants and shops in the nearby area.

Buy Of The Week – Large Outdoor Entertainment Patio At Parkloft

Not only does this corner have a great floor plan, there are 2 balconies and panoramic views of the bay, ocean, and city. This remains one of my favorite views in this price range.

Little Italy Food Hall Coming To Piazza della Famiglia

Piazza della Famiglia in Downtown San Diego’s Little Italy is in the works! Located in the center of Little Italy, the Piazza will include a Food Hall with six new eateries and a full bar.

March 2018 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

March 2018 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

Buy Of The Week – Panoramic City and Bay views from Electra

Not only does this corner have a great floor plan, there are 2 balconies and panoramic views of the bay, ocean, and city. This remains one of my favorite views in this price range.

New Development Proposed – Fifth & Ash Suites with Rooftop Sky Bar

An exciting new development in Cortez Hill is pending approval! Narven Enterprises, a San Diego based real estate management and investment firm, has proposed a 16-story all suites hotel located on 5th Avenue and Ash Street.

Downtown San Diego Events – March 2018

March is a great time to be in San Diego! Take your pick from all the exciting events, ranging from concerts, to opening day, to wine festivals.

New Cinema Experience Coming Soon To Gaslamp

Gaslamp’s Reading cinema on Fifth Avenue and G street is getting a big makeover! A little bit about the history of the theater. Pacific Theaters opened its doors in 1997 with a 73,000 square-foot complex, 2,906-seats, two levels, and 15 movie screens.

New Listing – The Cresta in La Jolla by Jonathan Segal FAIA

The flawless design, unbeatable location, and amazing views make this home truly one of a kind. The walls of glass open to the world outside, offering California living unlike any other home.

Puffer Malarkey Restaurants to Open Their Newest Location, Animae, in Pacific Gate

The popular restaurant group is known for some of San Diego’s favorites. One of their most popular restaurants in San Diego is Herb & Wood in Little Italy. With the group’s great track record, I can’t wait to see what they have in store for Animae!

San Diego’s Best Sports Bar – barleymash Downtown

Hopefully you had a chance to make it to one of the top 10 Sports Illustrated rated sports bars in the US for the Super Bowl. If you didn’t already know, one of the top 10 are located right her in downtown San Diego in the Gaslamp District.

Buy Of The Week – New Condos at The Park in Bankers Hill!

The Park is a new construction condo project in Bankers Hill that is scheduled for completion in the next few months. I was extremely impressed with the finishes, outdoor space and the views in every direction.

February 2018 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

February 2018 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

Top 10 Real Estate Agents In Downtown San Diego – Thank You For Your Help!

Thank you to all of our amazing clients in 2017! This has been an amazing year and we couldn’t have done it without the continued support of all of our friends, family and great clients!

Buy Of The Week – Southeast Corner 2 Bedroom at The Mark

In my opinion, The Mark is currently one of the best value options if you are looking for quality. East village is growing rapidly and it is a great time to get into this awesome building.

February Events in Downtown San Diego

One month down in the new year! Just like any other month, February in San Diego does not disappoint. Here is a list of events ranging from comedy to Valentines Day cruises.

Buy Of The Week – Northwest 2 Bedroom in The Legend

For the price, you wouldn’t expect to get 2 bedrooms with great views. This condo has amazing views of the city, as well as some views of the bay.

Vendors at the Little Italy Mercato

The Little Italy Mercato is a popular spot in Downtown on Saturday’s mornings. There are tons of great vendors that offer a selection of produce, meats, flowers, art and more. Below is a list of a few stand-out vendors that you cannot pass up!

The Best Live Music in Downtown San Diego

Downtown San Diego is full of talented musicians and unique venues. Here is a list of the best locations which offer a variety of live music.

Downtown San Diego – 2017 Building Rankings

Downtown San Diego buildings ranked based on average sales price, neighborhoods, number of transactions and price per square foot. See how each building ranks based on the 92101 sales in 2017!

Thank You to All of Our Amazing Clients in 2017!

Thank you to all of our amazing clients in 2017! This has been an amazing year and we couldn’t have done it without the continued support of all of our friends, family and great clients!

Buy Of The Week – Park Place #1003 – Panoramic Bay and Ocean Views

This Park Place residence has amazing panoramic bay and Ocean views from every room! The floor plan also features split bedrooms and a good size balcony, great for enjoying the view.

New Restaurants Coming to Downtown San Diego

Fall is here and the surge of events has begun! From Fashion Week to dogs on boats, October is jam-packed with things to do in San Diego.

January 2018 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

January 2018 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

Recap For 2017 – 92101 Condo Market Update – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market focusing on Q4 of 2017, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

Newly Proposed Bayfront Performance Park

San Diego Symphony has proposed to turn its current Waterfront Park summer concert pop up venue at the Embarcadero Marina Park South into a permanent venue. The proposed venue will be able to hold 2x the capacity as it current venue.

The Block by Bosa Development – Their First San Diego Apartments

Bosa Development has focused on building luxury condominium high rise communities in Downtown San Diego over the past 15 years. This will be the first apartments Bosa will take on in San Diego.

The Cresta by Jonathan Segal – SOLD!

The Cresta by Jonathan Segal – I had the privilege of representing the buyers on this amazing property. Read more and see some photos of this 1 of a kind home!

Downtown San Diego’s Santa Fe Depot has new Owners

Downtown San Diego’s Santa Fe Depot has new Owners, as well as exciting plans for the future! Find out what is in store and when they hope to have it up and running!

January Events in Downtown San Diego

Bring on the New Year! There are plenty of events to kick start 2018. This blog has everything from planning your next vacation to getting your coffee fix.

Buy Of The Week – Not Once, But Twice!

This Soap Factory Loft in Cityfront Terrace has 12 foot ceilings, exposed brick, original wood beams, and is completely remodeled!

December 2017 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

December 2017 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

The Ultimate San Diego Travel Guide

Planning your San Diego vacation can be overwhelming. But fear not, here is a compiled travel guide from your local San Diegans.

Happy Thanksgiving from Ryan Ponce & Associates!

This year flew by so fast! This year has been a year of growth and I couldn’t have done it without all of my amazing clients, family and friends.

December Holiday Events in Downtown San Diego

The Holiday Season is here! Although you can’t expect snow in San Diego, there are still plenty of fun and festive events to get you in the holiday spirit.

5 Amazing San Diego Sunset Spots

San Diego is know for its incredible sunsets. Here is a list of locations where you can enjoy a clear view of the sunsets that make San Diego so popular.

San Diego’s Best Farmers Markets

San Diego has a plethora of locally grown, farm fresh produce. Experience San Diego’s delicious lifestyle at one of the many farmers markets!

November 2017 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

November 2017 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

Buy Of The Week – Cityfront Terrace’s Soap Factory Loft!

This Soap Factory Loft in Cityfront Terrace has 12 foot ceilings, exposed brick, original wood beams, and is completely remodeled!

November Events in Downtown San Diego

It’s Thanksgiving month! As San Diego eases into cooler weather, this months events include beer festivals, parades and Thanksgiving Day cruises.

New Listing – The Legend #1603 – Fractional Ownership Vacation Home!

This is a really rare opportunity, as it is a fractional ownership offering. This allows someone to have a 2nd home for only $229,900!

Halloween in Downtown San Diego

From intense fright fests to the largest block parties, you’re guaranteed a great Halloween. This is your ultimate guide to the most spine-chilling events.

Buy Of The Week – My Favorite Option in Savina by Bosa!

There are several reasons I think this floor plan is truly a good option. Find out why I think this is the best bargain in Savina by Bosa!

All About Ride Sharing

Ride sharing apps have entered the app store market and quickly taken over taxi services. Learn more about the two biggest competitors: Uber and Lyft.

New Listing – Smart Corner #915 – Largest Floor Plan with Amazing Views

Welcome to Smart Corner #915 – This highly upgraded condo is the largest floor plan in the building and offers the best views from the building!

October 2017 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

September 2017 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

Q3 of 2017 – 92101 Condo Market Update – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market focusing on Q3 of 2017, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

Buy Of The Week – 1,200+sf Private Deck with Stunning Views!

There are very few homes with outdoor space similar to this property. The rooftop deck is over 1,200sf and offers 270 degree views from the 18th floor.

October Events in Downtown San Diego

Fall is here and the surge of events has begun! From Fashion Week to dogs on boats, October is jam-packed with things to do in San Diego.

Buy Of The Week – Trellis 2 Bedroom $50k Under Closest Comp!

This is a great deal! #414 is the exact same floor plan, just one floor higher, and sold for $50,000 more than this condo’s asking price!

Hard Rock Cafe in Downtown San Diego Set to Close

Just a couple of months before its 20th anniversary, Hard Rock Cafe in Downtown San Diego has announced December 31, 2017 as its closing date.

September 2017 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

September 2017 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

New Listing – City Walk #427 – Top Floor Residence Steps From Seaport Village

Welcome to City Walk #427 – This top floor residence has a great layout. From the minute you enter, the residence is both inviting and functional.

New Listing – ICON #1202 – Northwest Corner Unit with Views of Petco Park

Welcome to ICON #1202 – This beautiful turn key residence features amazing city views from every room, as well as views of Petco Park and the Bay!

Must Have Apps to Explore Downtown San Diego

There are so many lifestyle apps to choose from and it can be overwhelming. Here is a list of 6 apps that will make navigating through San Diego a breeze.

Buy Of The Week – Incredible Location & 1,700 sq ft Under $1 Million!

This beautiful Renaissance home checks all of the boxes! Remodeled, Corner Unit, Views, Reasonable Price, and has plenty of space!

Labor Day Weekend in San Diego

What better place to spend Labor Day Weekend than San Diego? From ship parades, to food festivals, to a night in Balboa Park, your summer will end perfect.

Petco Park – Best Baseball Stadium out of all 30 MLB Ballparks

USA Today ranked all 30 Major League Baseball stadiums and Petco Park took the number 1 spot. The stadium really shaped Downtown San Diego.

Downtown San Diego September Events!

Spend your sunny San Diego day in awe of intricate sand sculptures, talking like a pirate, enjoying live music, or discovering your newest favorite eatery.

Buy Of The Week – New York Loft Meets Downtown San Diego Living!

It is an extremely exciting time to be a part of East Village and Parkloft #307 is arguably the best buy in East Village!

Buy Of The Week – Stunning Sapphire Half Floor Residence!

If you are looking for a spacious condo with a view, this is hard to beat. First off, it isn’t easy to find great view condos this size. Read More…

Downtown San Diego August Events!

From food festivals, to art exhibits, to marathons, to bike rides, your San Diego Summer is bound to be one for the books.

Coming Soon – Single Level San Carlos Home & Amazing Views

This single level home is perched at the top of the hill in San Carlos, just at the base of Cowles Mountain, and offers stunning sunset views!

August 2017 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

May 2017 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

New Listing – Beautiful Single Level Home in Bonita on an Acre

Welcome to this Beautiful home in Bonita! 3442 Glen Abbey Blvd is located in a small pocket of homes and features a 0.95 acre lot!

Buy Of The Week – Great Buy in Savina – 27th floor below $900k!

Savina is Bosa Development’s newest high rise community, located in Columbia District. Bosa outdid himself on this beautiful new community.

Top 3 Dog Parks in Downtown San Diego

Downtown San Diego has many dog park options for your day out with your pup! The Barkyard, Amici Park, and Nate’s Point all offer different environments.

Downtown San Diego’s Bay Front – Change on the Horizons

Downtown San Diego’s Bay Front is going through exciting changes! Learn all about the plans for this already amazing neighborhood!

New Listing – Renaissance #301 – Beautiful Marina District Townhouse

Welcome to Renaissance #301! The usable floor plan, upgraded interior and amenities are the perfect combination of luxury and functionality.

Q2 of 2017 – 92101 Condo Market Update – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market focusing on Q4 of 2016, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

Buy Of The Week – Stunning Sapphire Residence with Amazing Views!

This large 2 bedroom offers some of my favorite views currently available. Not only do you have amazing views of the bay, you also have panoramic city views.

New Listing – Parkloft #801 – Stunning Extensively Upgraded Loft

Welcome to Pacific Terrace #302! The great location, low HOA dues, and open view make this home the perfect investment, second home or primary residence!

June 2017 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

May 2017 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

Buy Of The Week – Park Terrace Penthouse with a Huge Patio!

People are often drawn to San Diego for the weather, so what better way to enjoy the weather than an approximately 410 sf rooftop terrace with great views?

New Listing – Pacific Terrace #302 – Affordable Marina District 2 Bedroom

Welcome to Pacific Terrace #302! The great location, low HOA dues, and open view make this home the perfect investment, second home or primary residence!

Pacific Gate by Bosa – Update & My 5 Favorite Options Available

With Savina’s gallery now open, I thought it was a good time to do an update on Pacific Gate. I still think there are great options in the building!

UCSD Campus Coming to Downtown’s East Village

UCSD will be coming to Downtown San Diego. This major research university addition could potentially attract jobs, businesses and international exposure!

Savina by Bosa – Beautiful New Homes – Now Selling!

Previously known as Kettner and Ash, Savina has been much anticipated. Join our VIP interest list and be one of the first to see the sales gallery!

May 2017 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

May 2017 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

New Listing – Hangar 5 – Awesome Townhouse Unit

Welcome to Hangar 5! This brand new building features 5 stunning residences. The modern feel and amount of volume are amazing!

New Listing – The Legend #1903 – San Diego’s Best Ballpark Condo

The Legend #1903 is truly special. I do not know of a single residence in Downtown San Diego that has a better entertaining space!

Buy Of The Week – One of the Few Condos Under $300,000!

There are only 5 options in Downtown San Diego under $300,000, excluding options in the Hard Rock Hotel. This is a great mix of space and location!

April 2017 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

April 2017 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

Q1 of 2017 – 92101 Condo Market Update – Downtown San Diego

This is an in depth Market Update for Downtown San Diego’s Real Estate Market focusing on Q4 of 2016, including Absorption Rates and Number of Homes Selling.

New Listing – The Legend #808 – 2 Bedroom with Fantastic Views

Welcome to The Legend #808! This meticulously maintained home has amazing views of the city and bay for a great price! Don’t miss out!

Why Am I Against Using Lockboxes To Sell Homes?

As your agent, it is my job to get you the best offer possible. The buyer’s agent using a lockbox wont do that for you. They are representing the buyer!

Buy Of The Week – Affordable 3 Bedroom Under $500,000!

Three bedroom condos are extremely difficult to find in Downtown San Diego. There are only 10 options in all of downtown at an average price of $2,873,780!

San Diego Padres Home Opener 2017!

Always a good time in Downtown San Diego at the Padres home opener! The energy and excitement can be felt all around the city.

Buy Of The Week – Little Italy 2 Bedroom with Views

It goes back to the most famous saying in real estate: Location, Location, Location! The residence itself has a modern design and open floor plan.

One Of The Best Things About Living in Downtown San Diego

Don’t get me wrong, I do not enjoy the actual act of running, but when you have beautiful scenery to look at it makes it easier!

March 2017 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

March 2017 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

New Listing – Sapphire Tower #2402 – Stunning Half Floor Penthouse

Welcome to Sapphire Tower #2402! This penthouse occupies the entire south side of the 24th floor and is almost 3,000 square feet! Click for more information

Buy Of The Week – M2i Loft Made For Entertaining

With the 11 foot ceilings, an open floor plan and large wall of windows, this feels completely different from a cookie cutter condo.

Hangar 5 – Ultra Modern New Condos Coming Soon

Welcome to Hangar 5! Hangar 5 is a brand new 5 unit condo ultra modern community is in Bankers Hill just a short walk to Downtown and Little Italy!

Buy Of The Week – Awesome 2 Bedroom in Little Italy!

This 2 bedroom in Aperture is an excellent option for anyone who wants to live in this lively neighborhood. Find out why by reading more here.

New Listing – Horizons #2001 – Immaculate 20th Floor Two Bedroom

Welcome to Horizons #2001! This immaculate 2 bedroom in the heart of the Marina District features a very large balcony and amazing views.

February 2017 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

February 2017 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!

My 5 Favorite Brunch Spots of Downtown San Diego

The weekend is meant for relaxation, good company, and my favorite, brunch! One of the reasons why I love San Diego so much is that there are plenty of options for brunch all over the city, especially in Downtown San Diego!

Things To Do This Valentines Day

Valentines Day is just around the corner and it’s not too early to start planning, Downtown San Diego is the perfect place to celebrate the day of love!

Buy Of The Week – Renaissance High Floor 2 Bedroom!

This high floor 2 bedroom is priced extremely well just under $700k! The 17th floor condo offers views of the city and bay!

Savina – Bosa Development’s Newest Project – Kettner and Ash

Previously known as Kettner and Ash, Savina has been much anticipated. Join our VIP interest list and be one of the first to see the sales gallery!

5 Home Design Trends

With the New Year, homeowners have taken this time to re-do and update their homes with the latest trends! Here, I have listed the 5 most popular home design trends of 2017!

Buy Of The Week – ICON – Carnation Building Penthouse w/ 2 Large Patios!

This one of a kind 2 bedroom is located in Icon’s Carnation Loft building. It has 2 very large patios and is just under 2,000 sf! Read more here!

New Listing – Smart Corner #1310 – Spacious 1 Bedroom with Views!

Welcome to Smart Corner #1310! This loft style 1 bedroom feels very spacious and features floor to ceiling windows throughout the living space!

10 Noteworthy Coffee Shops in 92101

Coffee, Coffee, Coffee. It is an essential part of one’s day and San Diego is lucky to have plenty of it. Check out the 10 noteworthy coffee shops of Downtown San Diego.

January 2017 Market Update – Downtown San Diego (92101)

January 2017 – Downtown San Diego Condo Market Update. This extensive update provides information for the 92101, including the number of sales and more!