Oscar Castillo
"Residential" Real Estate

South Park, Golden Hill, Grant Hill, Sherman Heights

South Park, Golden Hill, Sherman Heights, Grant Hill


zip code:  92102


The following local area information is presented to you by your neighborhood residential Realtor consultant.  Oscar Castillo is a local experienced REALTOR® with traditional and equity sales.  In addition, Oscar is a Short Sale listing agent, Seller listing agent, Buyer agent, including being a Realtor Broker consultant for all including Military VA Veterans and those on current “active” Military status.  Also a Relocation agent representative.

South Park is a charming and historic San Diego neighborhood with a lively business community. It has quiet, wide streets with plenty of parking and beautifully restored homes. Pubs and cafe's, boutique shops, salons, ice cream shop, pet pampering, European markets, foods of the world and international cinema. All these are packed on a few friendly city blocks.

Located in the heart of San Diego at the Southeast corner of Balboa Park just up the hill from downtown situated between Golden Hill and North Park. The main business area is along Beech St between 28th and 30th, along 30th and Fern north of Beech up to Laurel St, and on Juniper between 31th and Fern.

It is a neighborhood within the Greater Golden Hill Community but has a flavor all it's own. Areas of Greater Golden Hill Community are South Park – Grant Hill – Sherman Heights – Golden Hill.

South Park is a wonderful place to spend the day, create a romantic evening or make some new friends at the pubs and cafes and special events.

When you visit South Park for Walkabout, a snack, a gift or a new wardrobe you might want to take a trip back in time and discover the residential streets as well. Rich in San Diego history and built primarily between 1906 and the 1930's, styles of homes include large Arts and Crafts showpieces, modest but lovely Bungalows, Spanish style homes and some newer apartment and houses. Purple jacaranda, gold medallion and stately palm trees line the streets. A walk in the spring will delight garden lovers. The last ten years has been a time of extreme change with the loving restoration of most homes, the landscaping and rapid expansion in the business district.

There are great views of the downtown skyline and Balboa Park from many homes and streets. The residents are an eclectic mix of artists, professionals, singles, couples, young families and not so young families. You will often meet the friendly owners when you visit over 40 unique business. The feeling of the South Park neighborhood is that of a small town within a big city and has deep pride of living in such friendly and diverse community.

The little corner of the park includes a playground along 28th Street, the Grape Street Dog Park and the Municipal Golf Course. The Albert Einstein Charter School on 30th and Ash St is a great feature in the neighborhood.

These areas have an "always welcome feel" and asks that you come explore this legendary neighborhood.

Special events in South Park include quarterly Walkabouts and The Old House Fair in June.


Are you thinking of Selling your Home? or are you in the Market to Buy?     

Oscar Castillo …. your San Diego residential South Park Realtor, Golden Hill Realtor, Sherman Heights Realtor and Grant Hill Realtor.


Specializing in "Foreclosure prevention" via Short Sales, Corporate relocation, working with military VA veterans in search of buying or selling a home and your Standard Equity Sales.  Also, don't forget to ask me about lender contacts for your home loan pre-approval letter.



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