Alpine is an unincorporated community with a population of over 14,000 residents nestled amongst the foothills of the majestic Cuyamaca Mountains in the San Diego metro area. Featured in CNN's Money publication as one of the best places in the country to both live and retire, Alpine offers a best of both worlds lifestyle that attracts people from all walks of life.(more)
Well-known locally for its country roads lined with apple orchards and rural rolling landscape, Alpine is just 26 miles from San Diego. Residents enjoy a family-oriented country atmosphere without sacrificing the modern conveniences and culture of an urban setting. The climate, typical to this area of Southern California, is also as close to ideal as you can get in America. With an average temperature in the winter of 55 degrees and the nearby shore keeping temperatures at a comfortable warmth throughout the long summer months, Alpine experiences very little rainfall and over 300 days of sunshine annually.
The wide range of what Alpine has to offer in the form of entertainment reflects the diversity of its inhabitants. Renowned for the Viejas Indian tribe and their casino, located on what is still reservation land, the local economy benefits from this and other nearby gambling amenities. A popular outlet center and Viejas Concerts in the park are enjoyed by visitors and locals alike. Nearby lakes and mountain trails encourage fishing, boating, hiking and other outdoor recreation. Take all this and add schools that rank in the 90th percentile and a plethora of career options and you'll see why living in Alpine is like having your apple pie and eating it too.
Price Range of Alpine Houses
Grand, stately and stunning are just a few words that have been used to describe homes in Alpine, California. While the real estate is diverse, including custom and modern tract homes, sprawling horse ranches, luxury retirement housing, million dollar estates, apartment buildings, single-family homes and more, the coveted residences of this town have one thing in common - quality.(more)
With a current median price of $700,000 for a single-family home, you'll find nothing but well-kept and carefully planned neighborhoods and lots with both visually and functionally sound homes. Dramatic views are abundant. Proximity to area schools, businesses and entertainment is closer than it looks when your property is sheltered by old growth trees and nestled amongst the foothills. Comfortable, luxurious, and efficient, your dream home awaits you in Alpine, so come find it today!
Alpine Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of August 25th, 2019: homes priced around $805,995 compared to $799,281 the previous week, for a slight increase of less than +1%. For Sunday, August 25th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.51%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.90%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%.