Oscar Castillo
"Residential" Real Estate

Vista Homes for Sale


Vista, CA


zip codes:  9208192083  and  92084


The following local area information is presented to you by your neighborhood Vista 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.

Vista is a city in North San Diego County, California , It is known as having a rich history and progressive future.

The City's mission is to provide outstanding services to improve the quality of life of all Vista residents and to enhance the uniqueness of the community,

Located just seven miles inland from the Pacific Ocean in northern San Diego County, the City of Vista has a perfect mild Mediterranean climate.

Residents enjoy a wide range of year-round outdoor activities in a setting of gentle rolling hills and pleasant rural surroundings. With more than 25 educational institutions for Vista youth, and a business park that is home to over 850 companies, it is no wonder that Vista has been named one of the "50 Fabulous Places to Raise Your Family!"

History of Vista

The city incorporated on January 28, 1963 and became a charter City on June 13, 2007.


Vista is home to many activities and attractions. You are sure to find something for every member of your family to enjoy.

  • City Parks

  • Farmer's Market

  • Krikorian Premiere Theatres

  • Shadow Ridge Country Club Golf Course

  • Vista Entertainment Center

  • Vista Valley Country Club Golf Course

  • Wave Waterpark


The Vista Unified School District serves Vista with eighteen elementary schools, six middle schools, and seven high schools, including Rancho Buena Vista High School, Vista High School and Mission Vista High School.


Vista is home to two city-supported theaters: the recently updated Moonlight Amphitheatre and the Avo Playhouse. The Moonlight Amphitheatre is an open-air theater that specializes in musical productions, performing several during the course of the summer, and a winter season at the Avo Playhouse.

Vista houses one movie theater, a Krikorian Cinema which opened in fall 2003.

Two of the best-known parks in the city are Brengle Terrace Park and Guajome County Park. Brengle Terrace Park houses the Moonlight Amphitheatre, Alta Vista Gardens (a city-owned botanical garden), a baseball field, a senior center, a playground, and a city community center.

Guajome County Park has 557 acres of land, which is shared between Vista and nearby Oceanside. It features campsites, horse trails, and the Rancho Guajome Adobe, a National Historic Landmark.

The Rancho Guajome Adobe and Rancho Buena Vista Adobe, are two historic rancho buildings in Vista, built in the mid-nineteenth century, both available for touring and special occasions.

The city's Parks and Recreation Department runs the Wave Waterpark, a small but well-equipped waterpark near the downtown area open from mid-spring to early fall, and the brand new Vista Community Sports Park.

Another attraction is the Antique Gas and Steam Engine Museum, an open-air museum demonstrating agricultural equipment from the 19th and early 20th centuries. A Boomers family fun park is also located in Vista.

Vista Real Estate

Vista properties are in the "climatic wonderland" of San Diego! Vista has a mix of rural and suburban properties; condos, newer home developments and ranchetts with acreage. Many properties have great VIEWS, therefore this is where the name VISTA comes from.


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

 Oscar Castillo ..... your residential Vista 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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