Mission Valley Homes For Sale

Mission Valley is at the heart of San Diego with easy access to military bases and lots of fun things to see and do.


The San Diego River runs through Mission Valley to the pacific ocean and the area was once home to dairy farms.


As your San Diego Military Realtor serving Mission Valley, I can say that the location works well for military families who are considering where to live and have that place meet their needs.


With access to work for the service member being the main priority, then affordability, and access to school, highways, shopping, place of worship, outdoor activities, etc these features make Mission Valley a prime location.


The Mission Valley neighborhood is divided into East Mission Valley and West Mission Valley for planning purposes.


Before I get into the main neighborhoods in Mission Valley let’s take a look at the nearby military bases and distance.


San Diego Military Bases from Mission Valley:

San Diego Naval Base (8 miles)

Naval Base Point Loma (11 miles)

Naval Base Coronado (10 miles)

Marine Corps Air Station Miramar (13 miles)

Marine Corps Recruitment Depot (6 miles)

Balboa Naval Hospital (5 miles)


As a military real estate agent Mission Valley CA here are some key neighborhoods in the area.

Civita - the newest community with a mix of apartments, condos, and townhomes. Prices currently range from the low $600’s to $1.2m.

Escala - a mostly townhome community with attached garages. Prices currently range from mid $500’s to $1.2m

Friar’s Garden - mostly condos with a bit more affordability. Prices currently range from $200’s to $400k.

Mission Valley - mostly condos with an affordable price tag starting in the low $200’s to $800K

Lido - Condos starting in the $500’s to $700K


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Most homes in Mission Valley are 4 bedrooms or less and have either attached garages or assigned parking. Some communities are pet friendly and have areas designated for dog washes and dog parks.

I always get asked as the Military Realtor in Mission Valley if there are any single-family homes for sale in Mission Valley and oftentimes there are not. Mission Valley mostly consists of condos and townhomes.

There are nearby communities like Serra Mesa that have single-family homes that are currently priced starting from the $500’s to $900K. Being a Military Realtor Serra Mesa, CA I know this price point for homes works for those looking to buy using their VA home loan benefit. If you choose to purchase a single-family home in Serra Mesa you will also get to enjoy the benefits of easy access to freeways and amenities.


What about shopping in Mission Valley?


Mission Valley is known for shopping as there are two malls located in the area: Fashion Valley Mall and Mission Valley mall. You can probably find your major store brand at either or both of these locations.


There are a number of restaurants and eateries in Mission Valley that caters to various cuisines. Whether you want to grab a quick bite or relax and dine in at one of the restaurants. You can even dine with your favorite pooch at Lazy Dog, a popular restaurant with an outdoor patio.


As previously mentioned, Mission Valley is close to various well-known attractions for the whole family.


Attractions near Mission Valley

Sea World (4 miles)

Old Town (3 miles)

Balboa Park and Museums (4 miles)

San Diego Zoo (4 miles)

` Beaches (6 miles)

Gaslamp Quarter (6 miles)

Coronado Island (6 miles)

USS Midway (5 miles)

Mexico Border (20 miles)

If you have any questions, please contact me, your Military Realtor Mission Valley, CA. If you’ve got military orders or PCSing to San Diego I hope you will consider the heart of the City, Mission Valley as your place to call home.

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