Are you having a hard time choosing the best neighborhood in San Diego to move to? The McT Real Estate Group is ready to help you with your home search. We will find out what things you like best when considering a neighborhood to live in. Our favorite neighborhood happens to be North Park. Why? Well, we initially bought our first house in North Park because it was an up and coming neighborhood at the time. Since then, it has become one of the most hipster Urban neighborhoods in San Diego with so many things to do. There are many neighborhoods in San Diego to choose from, but these are a few reasons to consider buying a house in North Park.
North Park Has Beautiful Real Estate To Live In And Invest In
Established in the early 1900s, North Park is considered one of San Diego’s older metro neighborhoods. Many of the historic Craftsman Style, Spanish Style and Victorian Style Tudor homes can be seen throughout the different neighborhoods. People have restored them to maintain their true Craftsmanship, and this is beautiful to see. There are also Bungalows and Modern Style homes that have been remodeled and newly rebuilt as well. With all of the Historic Homes in North Park, the character and style of the neighborhood is one that attracts people from all over the Country.
North Park Best Restaurants
Whether you are a foodie or a fussy eater, you will have fun exploring the best restaurants that North Park has to offer. Sit down at Tamarindo Latin Kitchen & Bar for some Latin Flavor or head over to Dunedin New Zealand Eats for some delicious New Zealand food. If you are Vegan, no worries, there is a newcomer in town, and it is a big hit. The Modern Vegan. This place is on the cusp of North Park and University Heights and is fantastic for those who love comfort food. If you prefer to go out for snacks and a few beers or wine, there are plenty of hot spots for this as well. Thorn Street Brewery is a local favorite of craft beer where you can bring your dog and family to. They typically have different food trucks on the weekends so you can grab a bite to eat while you enjoy the local beer. Check out URBN. They have coal-fired flat and New Haven-Style pizzas that are a favorite to many in the neighborhood, along with draught beer and craft cocktails. This loft-style restaurant is loud, so a great place if you have a group that you are hanging out with. For a more intimate style environment, there is Alexander’s for some great Italian food. There are so many different places to choose from. If you decide to live in North Park, you will never have to leave the neighborhood to experience different types of cuisines. If you would like to skip the restaurants altogether, you can head out for some coffee and snacks at Communal Coffee. There are different flavored coffee, drinks, books, and several trinkets that you can pick up during your visit. Then there is the coffee-infused cocktail during happy hour at Caffe Calambra along with pizza, desserts, and paninis.
North Park Breweries
Whether you are a beer aficionado or you simply enjoy a nice beer occasionally, North Park is the place for you. It has become a hotspot for local craft breweries to flock to. Some of North Park’s local breweries include Mike Hess Brewing Company, Thorn Street Brewery, The North Park Beer Company, Belching Beaver Brewery, and Pariah Brewing Company just to name a few. There are so many choices that you will never be bored with the same ole beer again.
North Park Local Shopping
North Park has many locally-owned shops for people to buy their gifts, knickknacks, bookstores, and all types of home decorations. Some local favorites include Simply Local. Here you will find homemade gifts, jewelry, souvenirs such as shirts, soaps, pictures, honey, oils, created by amazing local artists. Pigment is another favorite for home decorations and gifts and, it is just a few blocks away. Nearby is Mimi & Red Boutique; a lovely gem in North Park where you can find designer clothing pieces, jewelry, and other great accessories.
Balboa Park Nearby
The acclaimed Balboa Park is located West of North Park where visitors get to hike through miles of trails, visit 17 museums, walk through the beautiful gardens and sit by the gorgeous fountain to people watch. Feel like playing a game of golf? Sure, why not. Balboa Park Golf is the oldest public golf course in San Diego and one of the favorites. There are so many different types of events taking place year-round at Balboa Park, so you will always have something new to see every single day if you choose to.
North Park Is San Diego’s Most Dog-Friendly Neighborhood
One thing you will notice in North Park is there are lots of people out and about with their dogs. North Park is one of San Diego’s most dog-friendly neighborhoods. Many of the restaurants and coffee shops are set up so you can bring your dog with you while you have a bite to eat. Many even provide treats for them. There are several pet stores in the neighborhood, but one of my favorite is The Original Paw Pleasers. You can spoil your babies by ordering homemade doggie ice cream,fresh-baked Grain-Free cakes, and more for your pet. The dog park at Morley Field is one of our favorites. Here you get to meet many of your neighbors, and their pups get to make lots of friends.
North Park Is Perfect For All Age Groups
North Park is perfect for all age groups because of its walkability. Its ample amount of shopping, restaurants, wineries, breweries and things to do around town make it desirable for people of all ages. Middle to older aged people like not having to drive for your everyday conveniences. Younger people such as Millennials love North Park because there are so many things to do and a great place to meet new people.
Move To North Park
If you are thinking of moving to North Park or you already live here but are currently renting and want to buy a house or condo, reach out to the McT Real Estate Group today at 619-736-7003. We moved to North Park in 2001 from N.Y.C and have never looked back. Our office is located in the hub of North Park. We will sit down and have a conversation with you, find out what your wants and needs are. Together, we will figure out the best strategy for you to buy a home in the North Park area.