Ocean Hills Country Club Homes for Sale

Life the way you like it

Set on 350 acres of rolling hills in North San Diego County is the Ocean Hills Country Club, an internationally acclaimed 55+ community for active adults. Located just over 3.5 miles from the blue waters of the Pacific Ocean, this community enjoys great weather almost all year round.

Designed with your needs and interests in mind, this exceptional community is the perfect place to find a second home, the place to make your retirement dreams come true.

Homes and architecture of Ocean Hills Country Club

Ocean Hills Country Club is composed of 1,633 Mediterranean style homes on beautifully-landscaped grounds. With 17 models to choose from, you’ll find a home and a floor-plan to fit your lifestyle. Continuing with its Mediterranean theme, the floorplans are named after locations in Greece like St. Tropez, Acadia, and Athena.

This community is all about your choices. You get to choose from a wide variety of floor plans ranging from 921 to 2,800 square feet. You can choose to live in a twin home or opt for a detached single home.

You also get to choose your views, whether it’s an ocean view, a charming backyard, or a cozy courtyard. Ocean Hills Country Club home prices range from $435,000 to $880,000.

Top-notch amenities

Live a resort-style lifestyle in Ocean Hills Country Club. It boasts of the finest amenities to support your active lifestyle.

Play golf whenever you want in the 18-hole executive golf course which is free for the residents and friends.

If you love to swim, you’ll love the solar heated Junior Olympic-sized pool and spa.

This community also boasts of a 27,000 square foot clubhouse with a large performance hall perfect for parties and celebrations, a billiards room, a library, a computer room, and several other club rooms. You don’t have to go far for a gym membership because the clubhouse has two fitness centers with top-of-the-line gym equipment.

In Ocean Hills Country Club, tennis courts, pickleball courts, bocce, croquet lawns, and shuffleboard courts are spread throughout the community. You can play your favorite outdoor sport anytime you wish.

Enjoy a thousand step a day in the 2.5-mile walking circuit, or in any of the several parks in this community.  

You can also bring your dog because this community is pet-friendly. It has a private, fenced, off-leash dog park where your dogs can run freely.

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There’s also a free, on-site RV parking lot for your RV.

No need to worry about maintenance. The HOA fees cover the front yard maintenance, landscaping, exterior painting, roof maintenances, and basic cable TV.

As a gated community, Ocean Hills Country Club has round-the-clock security patrol and electronic monitoring systems to keep you safe and protected.

Aside from their amazing amenities, they also have a long list of clubs you can join. These clubs cover a wide variety of hobbies and interests so you can be sure to enjoy and mingle with people who have similar interests as yours.

Ocean Hills Country Club offers you the best of everything

Offering you the best of everything in your active years, Ocean Hills Country Club continues to cater to different lifestyles.

Whether you are already retired and contemplating of immersing yourself in the community, or you’re still working but would like to enjoy the benefits of living in an active adult community, you’ve come to the right place.

Ocean Hills Country Club offers you the active adult life you long for, the lifestyle you deserve.

To see available homes in this community, please visit  http://CarlsbadHomesForSalenow.com/.

Ready to buy an active home? Call me, Dennis Smith, at 760-212-8225.  Talk to me about your dream retirement home and price.

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🏡Tips for Buying a San Diego CA Home with Your Parents

Homes for sale with guest house are more prevalent now than ever in the U.S. As home prices continue to rise, more and more families choose to share a two or three-family house, where grandparents get to live with their children and grandchildren.

Finding a property that is able to meet the needs of multiple generations is tough, and it takes a lot of patience and some luck to find the home that is perfect for you. With proper research and preparation, however, it can be done.

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Here are some tips from families who are now living happily together in multigenerational homes:

Before You Begin Your Search

1. Be realistic with your goal as a family. Making the decision to buy a home where you can all live together is not easy. To avoid future misunderstandings, make sure you talk things out before getting started with the home buying process.

2. Create a list of property requirements and make sure that you discuss with every family member the absolute must-haves in the home that you are going to buy.

3. Make sure everyone agrees on sharing the work of house hunting.

During Your Search

1. Look for a broker who knows the area well. If you are looking for homes with granny flats for sale in San Diego CA, find a broker in that area who is familiar with the multifamily market there. He will help you decide on which type of home to buy.

Before You Sign

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1. Find a lawyer who can help you figure out potential zoning issues. Since multifamily homes often come with tricky regulations when it comes to zoning, insurance and taxes, it’s better if you have a lawyer to discuss these things with you before you sign anything.

As You Move In

1. Discuss with your family members how you are going to divide among yourselves the administrative work that comes with your home purchase. This will help you avoid having only one party doing all the work.

2. Know where to invest more money during remodeling.

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In the Long Term

1. Always choose to live together happily by actively looking for ways to make life harmonious for all.

2. Make sure that everyone feels comfortable in their own space, and that everyone has the freedom to do whatever they want with their own space. Establish boundaries early on so the parties know which part of the property they own.

While living in a home with your parents may sound stressful, living a happy life in this type of home is possible if you apply these tips. As you look for homes with granny flats for sale in San Diego CA, talk with all the parties involved and discuss among yourselves the ground rules to avoid future troubles.

Need help with your home purchase? Call me at 760-212-8225 and I’ll help you find the property that suits you and your family best. I am Dennis Smith, your top real estate agent in San Diego and Carlsbad CA.

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What are the Benefits of Having a Granny Flat in Your Home?

Potential homeowners consider purchasing a home with a granny flat for a host of purposes. Although the most common reason for having a granny flat in one’s home is to accommodate an elderly parent, there are a lot more reasons why it is great to have this living space in your home.

Lets You Take Care of Your Elderly Family Member While Giving Them Privacy

The most common benefit of a granny flat is that it allows you to move your elderly parents close to you so you can take care of them even when you already have a family of your own. With a granny flat, you are able to look after your elderly parent or family member while giving them the privacy and independence that they need.

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Gives You Extra Income

Just because you do not have a granny to take care of doesn’t mean that your granny flat is useless. If your home has a granny flat but you do not have an elderly family member to occupy it, you can still use the space as a rental property. Since nobody is staying in the flat, you can use it as a source of additional monthly income by renting it out. The extra income you get from it can help you pay your mortgage faster.

Adds Value to Your Home

If an investor has to choose between a property with a granny flat and a property without one, he is more likely to choose the first. Family members living in a house with a granny flat may simply see this living space as an extra room, but in the eyes of an investor, a granny flat is more than just that. In fact, investors are more likely to spend more on San Diego homes for sale with granny flats than those without. If you are a homeowner, you can also sell your property for more considering that it’s not just a house that you are selling but a house with a potentially profitable rental property.

Whether you are selling your home or looking to buy one of the homes with granny flats for sale in San Diego, you can never underestimate the value of a granny flat in your home. If you want to know how much value this living space actually adds to your property, you may contact me now at 760-212-8225 so I can discuss with you more of its benefits. I am Dennis Smith and I am excited to share with you what I know about how having a granny flat built on your property can help you!

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1210 Sidonia St Encinitas CA 92024 | Home for Sale

A suburban dream home in the sought-after Fox Point neighborhood

If you’re looking for a home where you can enjoy ultimate comfort and convenience, this Encinitas home is the one for you. Designed and built to offer ample space, lush foliage, and all the conveniences of modern living, complete privacy and retreat are yours in this home.

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Nestled on the last block of a cul-de-sac in the Fox Point neighborhood where homes and streets are framed with a canopy of trees, this single-story home offers 4 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms with 2,274 square feet of living space.

It also has parking for an RV of 40 foot or longer, or a trailer or boat.

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If you long for a serene and private place to think, relax, and entertainment, this home has a beautiful and spacious private backyard with a patio. The bordered with trees, enhancing the feeling of privacy and being close to nature.

An updated, energy-efficient home

This home in Encinitas is a rare find. It is energy-efficient, well-maintained and has been recently updated to ensure your convenience.

The energy saving features start with a Solar Power System that is paid for so spend zero dollars for electricity. Milgard windows and doors were installed, and the lifetime stucco coating is only five years old which gives more insulation.  

It also has a hot water recirculating system and a newer furnace.

Across the rear of the home is a power awning with more than 35 feet, perfect to provide shade during hot summer days. There are also six Solatubes and two operable skylights with shades distributed in the house so you get beautiful daylight everywhere. No more dark corners!

For updates, the hall bathroom was remodeled this year.

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The master bedroom was enlarged to give you more space.

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The master bathroom ensuite includes a large walk-in closet, sit-down vanity with granite countertops and soft-close drawers and a bathroom with a roll-in shower.

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The kitchen was also updated. Spacious and multi-functional, it boasts of quartz countertops and a lot of storage space. This kitchen opens up into the family room which makes entertaining easy.

This kitchen opens up into the family room which makes entertaining easy.

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The family room is bright and airy, the skylights and glass sliders letting in plenty of natural light into the room.

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The large living room with a vaulted ceiling is set next to the dining room, allowing a great flow inside the home. The fireplace adds a cozy and inviting appeal to this home.

The original owner spent over $250,000 in improvements to ensure that the home delivers the comfortable modern lifestyle you enjoy. There is even a 200-amp service panel upgrade.

The beach is only two miles away!

On top of this home’s exceptional features, it is conveniently located.

The cul-de-sac where this home is located opens to a path which leads to a huge open space for hiking the Indian Trail Heads to the Encinitas Ranch Golf Course trails and the Quail Gardens development. You don’t have to go far to enjoy hiking or running.

Fox Point is a beach community in Encinitas, with Beacon Beach only a ten-minute drive away. You can even walk, jog or bike there if you wish.

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This neighborhood is close to top rated schools, dining options, shopping centers, and a golf course. The closest restaurant is less than a mile away, and there are more options within a two-mile radius.

Even the freeway is only five minutes away.

Enjoy the best coastal lifestyle in this Encinitas home for sale, re-priced at $1,299,000. 

Visit http://CarlsbadHomesForSaleNow.com/ for more beautiful coastal homes for sale in Encinitas.

Call me, Dennis Smith at (760) 212-8225 to see this amazing home for yourself.

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908 Sea Cliff Way Oceanside CA 92056 | Condo for Sale

An Oceanside turnkey condo at a premier location

Impeccably presented and exuding style and luxury, this 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom upper condo showcases manicured grounds, beautiful residences, and incredible amenities, perfect if you’re looking for quality lifestyle in a relaxed community setting.

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Beautiful and fully upgraded, this turnkey condo in Oceanside offers 708 square feet of living space. It is enviably located in The Bluffs, a gorgeous apartment complex nestled in a central, convenient location.

As a resident, you have access to stunning amenities including a large community pool and hot tub area, a clubhouse with full kitchen, a gym, a pool table, a private meeting room, a play area, a barbecue area, a putting green, and a fenced dog run.

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Surrounded by amenities and conveniences

One of the best benefits of this Oceanside residence is its proximity to amenities. El Corazon Park is just down the street. Palisades Park is two blocks away. Both places are perfect for early morning runs or walking laps.

This home is also located close to the freeway, providing easy access to I-5 and Hwy 78.

There are plenty of shopping and dining choices within a two mile radius. There’s a casual Mexican seafood restaurant about two miles away from this condo, and the closest shopping centers are six minutes away.

If you are a golf enthusiast, you’re in luck! The Emerald Isle Golf Course is an 18-hole executive course just seven minutes away from this home.

If you want to take extra college units, Mira Costa College is only ten minutes away, Cal State San Marcos is 19 minutes away, and Palomar College just a little bit further at a 20-minute drive.

Frequent flier? McClellan-Palomar Airport is 18 minutes away from this home.

And let’s not forget why Oceanside is a great choice. This condo is less than five miles to the beach, a short 13 minute drive to enjoy swimming and your favorite water sports friends.

Fall in love with its light-filled interior

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You’ll love the well-planned layout of this upper condo for sale in Oceanside.

Step into a generous sized open living space with vaulted ceilings and a gas fireplace, a perfect spot to relax and enjoy a cozy fire. The new floors and paint complement each other and create an inviting appeal.

Off the living room is a balcony, a private spot when you want to relax, enjoy the sun, and lose yourself in your favorite book.

The living room flows seamlessly into the dining area and a good-sized kitchen which sports granite counters and stainless steel appliances. This set-up is the best for entertaining because it allows easier conversations while you’re doing meal prep.

The additional storage closet off the balcony is convenient and highly functional.

There’s also an inside washer and dryer closet for your laundry needs.

The master bedroom is generously spaced, bright and cheerful, and the attached bathroom has a walk-in closet.

This condo is move-in ready. The washer, dryer and refrigerator all convey with the sale. It also comes with an AC and window blinds.

You also have 2 reserved parking spots, one covered and 1 uncovered.

A great starter home

If you are looking for a maintenance free residence, this Oceanside upper condo offers sewer, water, trash pickup, and exterior building maintenance for an affordable HOA of only $299.

Properties like this don’t stay in the market long so grab this chance now! Make this condo yours for ONLY $279,777.

Interested in similar properties? Visit http://CarlsbadHomesForSaleNow.com/ to learn more.

Call me, Dennis Smith at (760) 212-8225. Let me help you find the best priced condo which will suit your lifestyle.

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2001 Sequoia Street San Marcos CA 92078 | Home for Sale

The best of contemporary living in a suburban haven

Complete relaxation, generous sized living space, and a highly convenient location are just a few of the advantages offered by this 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom, 3-car garage home for sale in the suburbs of San Marcos.


Nestled on a corner lot of the highly sought-after The Laurels, this home is everything you’ve dreamed of and more. It offers 2,492 square feet of living space, high ceilings, a wall of windows, and an open floor concept, perfect for the needs of modern living.

Its exterior features are aesthetically pleasing. You can see that this home is well-taken care of. The walkway lined with lush shrubs and well-manicured front lawn are welcoming.

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If you are looking for a spacious suburban haven, this San Marcos home for sale is the one you’ve been looking for.

Discover one of the best communities in San Marcos.

The Laurels is a well-established, highly desirable community on the border of San Marcos and Carlsbad.

This community features competitively priced mid sized homes on large lots, offering you as much privacy and space as you need.  It is also one of those unique neighborhoods that’s far enough to feel peaceful and secluded, yet conveniently located close to shops, restaurants, movie entertainment, flower fields, and the freeway.

It is also one the best kept secrets of the San Marcos community.

It has no HOA fees nor Mello Roos, even when it is adjacent to a city park as well as trails. All its amenities are maintained by the City of San Marcos.

This community is part of the highly rated San Marcos School District. If you have school age kids, you can bet they will get the best quality of education.

From this home, the closest school is Carrillo Elementary School, a short four minute drive away. San Elijo Middle School is over five miles, still a good distance, and San Marcos High School is within walking distance.

Amazing surprises at every turn

Step on the foyer and be amazed by the soaring high ceiling, spacious interior, and wall of windows in the living room.

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The foyer flows into a bright and airy sunken living area, a great place to welcome friends and guests.

Past the formal living room is the dining area that’s great for both formal gatherings and intimate dinners with your loved ones.

Across the dining area is is a polished staircase leading to the second floor, with an ample sized landing that gives a beautiful overview of the main level.

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Adjacent to the living area is great room, unfolding a seamless merge of the kitchen and family room, perfect for entertaining.

The large kitchen will make you happy. It features a center island, immaculate countertops, tile backsplash, a breakfast area, a walk-in pantry and ample cabinet spaces.

There’s also more than sufficient space for a breakfast nook so you have a casual area where the kids can enjoy their meals.

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If you want a private retreat, the family room just across the eat-in kitchen is a great go-to. Cozy and inviting, this family room has massive windows offering a view of the exotic-looking backyard.


The laminate flooring gives just the right touch of sophistication and complements the neutral toned walls and white ceiling.

Place an oversized couch near the fireplace with custom wood mantle and you have a warm place to snuggle with your kids during family movie nights.

This home for sale in San Marcos also has an inside laundry room so you have a dedicated space for your laundry. This is highly convenient in keeping the home clean and organized.

Four bedrooms provide accommodation and retreat.


The master bedroom on the main level is bright and spacious.

Upstairs are two secondary bedrooms with another bath and a large master suite with a space you can use as an office, retreat, or nursery area.


It also has a raised bed area with vaulted ceilings. There’s a walk-in closet with organizers, a perfect storage for all your clothes, shoes and bags.

There is also a generous bedroom with a full bath downstairs, a wonderful option for multi-generational families or as a home office.

If you need more space, there is another generous-sized closet in the master bathroom.

Relax and pamper yourself by indulging in a long soak at the end of the day at the soaking tub.

The ensuite bathroom also features a double sink and a separate shower, perfect for when you are in a hurry.

An outstanding outdoor oasis


This home has a beautiful yard with a fire pit, a waterfall, and stamped concrete patio, super easy to maintain.


Entertaining has never been so easy when you have a private fenced yard like this home does. You don’t even have to worry about backyard neighbors because there is no house behind you.

This home is truly a rare find! It is also one of the most popular plans in The Laurels.

This San Marcos real estate property delivers privacy, retreat and the best of comforts, and it can be yours for ONLY $799,777.

Looking for a home in Carlsbad? Visit http://CarlsbadHomesForSaleNow.com/ to see the most recent homes for sale.

Call me, Dennis Smith, at 760-212-8225. Let me help make your real estate dreams come true.

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REPRICED: 30652 Red Hawk Rd Valley Center CA 92082 | Hillside Home for Sale

Amazing views from a contemporary hillside home

Recently updated and immaculately presented, this 3 bedroom and 2.5 bathroom home delivers excellent views, is move-in ready, and has an open floor plan for maximum comfort and enjoyment.

With 2,383 square feet of living space, enjoy the comfort and convenience the fabulous interior space of this home offers.

Set on a gently sloping 2-acre hillside, this Valley Center property boasts of spectacular views of the valley and hills in the neighborhood. The view is bright and beautiful during the daytime, but at night it becomes even more special. Feel like you’re standing in a sea of lights as you overlook the valley with its lighted homes and establishments.

A showcase of exceptional comfort and style

Step into luxury when you open this home’s gorgeous front door. The beautifully accented tile floor extends throughout the whole house.

The open plan living area presents an attractive blend of crisp white walls, three tall round columns that soar to the ceiling, and gorgeous floor tiles, enhancing the feeling of light and space.

The eleven-foot ceilings and recessed lights accentuate the already welcoming ambiance of this home.

Directly across the foyer is a large living room that exudes an inviting calm.

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With museum-like large walls and glass sliders, it is a perfect canvas for your dream living room. The neutral tone of this room also makes it easy to choose the furniture you’ll set it with.

If you love to entertain, the design, size, and views from this living area are perfect!

It can easily fit both a large group or your circle of intimate friends. The glass sliders provide an unhindered view of the backyard and the hills beyond.

When you need more space, simply open the glass sliders and allow your guests to enjoy the warm breeze on the patio.

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The open dining area was created with entertaining in mind.

Set by the side of the foyer, it’s a great place for holiday gatherings and celebrations.

Two large windows allow natural light into this room, creating a cheerful, warm ambiance.

The impressive kitchen of this home in Valley Center will make any chef happy!

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Featuring beautiful granite countertops, high-end distressed hickory cabinets with full extension, soft close drawers, top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances, and a large island with cooktop and chairs, this luxury kitchen will certainly inspire you to cook.

A breakfast room is set by the alcove beside this kitchen, overlooking the spacious backyard through the large picture windows.

Another special feature of this completely remodeled chef kitchen is its heated floor. No more cold tiles if you enjoy walking barefoot in the kitchen. Your feet will be kept warm and nice, a really good treat.

The open floor concept of this home ensures that rooms and spaces flow seamlessly, like the easy transition from the eat-in gourmet kitchen to the family room.

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With a nine-foot ceiling, heated floor, a huge brick wall with a fireplace and built-in shelvings, you have a cozy, private space to rest and relax.

Set up a TV or a surround sound system and this family room also converts into an entertainment area.

What better way to end the day than to cuddle with your loved one on a large sofa while watching your favorite show on TV.

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Do you require a den or a home office?

Off the entry is a good-spaced room perfect for your needs. The carpet floor and neutral toned walls give it a good neutral palette that’s great for work. The massive window lets in plenty of natural light, which makes working easier.

This room delivers the privacy and quiet space that you need.

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This home’s master suite exudes comfort and style with its tray ceiling, picture windows, and carpeted floors.

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It also enjoys an ensuite bathroom and a completely remodeled one at that.

Its sunken Jacuzzi tub with jets, bubbles and a whirlpool setting where you can dip to relieve your aching muscles is the best way to pamper yourself.

The large walk-in closet in this bedroom is both practical and convenient.

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The best spot to enjoy the views offered by this home is through the covered patio.

Furnish it with outdoor chairs for comfort and entertaining, and you can have a truly relaxing time. Better yet, bring out your lounge chair and your favorite book!

If you love having guests over, a patio with an outdoor barbecue grill would be a wonderful addition.

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The two acres of this property’s gently sloping land presents you with a lot of opportunities.

A dozen different types of fruit trees grow on the property, including Cherimoya, Plum, Apricot, Apples, Blood Orange, Lemon, Lime, Grapefruit and the smoothest, creamiest Fuerte Avocado you’ll ever taste.

This property once grew commercial flowers in the past. The water main is still in place.

On top of it all, it is conveniently located 5 minutes from Hwy 15 off Gopher Canyon Rd, just north of Lawrence Welk. There is a nearby golf club at Castle Creek.

Every part of this Valley Center CA home for sale has been meticulously planned to provide ultimate comfort and luxury.  Make it yours for ONLY $674,900.

For more properties in this town and other surrounding areas, check out http://CarlsbadHomesForSaleNow.com/.

In the market for a home here in Valley Center or in the Tri-City Area? Call me, Dennis Smith at (760) 212-8225. Let me help turn your real property dreams into a reality.


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