San Luis Obispo CA

california mtns.jpgBoasting spectacular mountain scenery, a prime location between L.A. and the Bay Area and a superb quality of life overall, San Luis Obispo is one of California’s most coveted communities. An ideal location for retirees looking for a place with scenic natural beauty as well as families, young professionals and vacationers, San Luis Obispo is acclaimed for its livability and unmatched scenery. The city also enjoys a robust economy, outstanding schools courtesy of the San Luis Coastal Unified School District and an exemplary transportation infrastructure that includes major highways, Amtrak, bus services and the San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport. No matter who you are, you’re sure to fall in love with the city’s breathtaking scenery and elegant homes. 

The San Luis Obispo real estate market is very strong and enjoys modest interest rates as well. Everything from single-family homes to starter homes to condos are on the market here. Affordable as well as upscale homes can easily be found in the city’s friendly neighborhoods. Thanks to their strong value and magnificent views, San Luis Obispo homes are among the most coveted in the region. 

History

The city was first explored by the Spanish in 1769 and formally established in 1856. It thrived as a center of trade and agriculture and today is known for its high livability and stunning scenery, attracting many new families, commuters and retirees each year. 

Parks and Recreation

The city offers easy access to world-class beaches and a plethora of outdoor activities like
fishing.jpg fishing,boating, hiking and bird watching. It also boasts beautiful parks and public spaces like the Jack House Gardens, Meadow Park, Mitchell Park, Reservoir Canyon and much more. 

Attractions and Activities

The city enjoys close proximity to California’s golden beaches as well as the Wine Country in Napa Valley and its wealth of wineries, hiking trails, scenic areas and idyllic cabins, spas and resorts. Other local attractions and sites of interest in the city include a Carnegie Library, Bishop Peak and the historic Fremont Theater. 

Events

San Luis Obispo is rich with events and activities throughout the year. Just a few of these include the Plein Air Festival, the San Luis Obispo International Film Festival, the Festival Mosaic, the San Luis Obispo Farmers Market, the Bike Happening, an annual Mozart Festival, Cinco de Mayo celebrations, performances at local musical venues and much more. 

San Luis Obispo: A Livable City with Spectacular Scenery

Homebuyers seeking real estate in this desirable city should contact a local real estate agent as soon as possible. With its ideal location, splendorous scenery and wide array of great homes for sale, San Luis Obispo is next to unbeatable. 

Tim Riley
Tim Riley
Broker Associate, CRS, GRI, ABR, SRES