Del Cerro was developed as a suburban residential area from the 1950s through the 1970s and is a wealthy hilly neighborhood with breathtaking homes amid the hills. The communities commercial center is on Del Cerro Blvd which includes a Chevron station, liquor and deli stores, a restaurant, fitness spa and a variety of professional service businesses. Events in the neighborhood include the annual Block Party and a Fourth of July celebration hosted by the Del Cerro Park Pool. The neighborhood even includes the western edge of the beautiful Mission Trails Regional Park.
Allied Gardens was developed by Louis Kelton and Walter Bollenbacker and their business Allied Contractors in 1955, hence the name Allied Gardens. It is primarily residential and well suited to residents of all ages featuring many schools and parks as well as the Allied Gardens Recreation Center and the Allied Gardens Pool. Though it is primarily residential there is a small business district on Waring Road near the border between Allied Gardens and Grantville.
These neighborhoods feature quiet streets, beautiful parks and green spaces and a real sense of community.
The neighborhood of Grantville is among the oldest communities not only in the city of San Diego, but in the state of California. It is primarily a light industrial and commercial neighborhood and with several factories, service firms and retail businesses. It is home to the historic Mission San Diego de Alcala a major landmark and tourist attraction that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The neighborhood is named in honor of Ulysses S. Grant. Grantville is the gateway into the Mission Trails Regional Park and home of the San Diego Brewing Company.
Homes in Del Cerro, Allied Gardens and Grantville are as individual as the neighborhoods themselves. Homes for sale range from small starter homes and fixer uppers up through sprawling historic and luxury homes. Other housing options include apartments, houses and duplexes for rent as well as town houses and condominiums for sale or lease. Whether you wish for a loft space, bachelor pad or sprawling estate style home the home of your dreams awaits you in Del Cerro, Allied Gardens or Grantville. Contact friendly local real estate agents for assistance in your search today. Read less –
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