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El Cajon

Named after the box-like shape of the valley where it is located, the city of El Cajon is one of San Diego County’s best kept secrets. Compared to the coastal towns and cities in the county, real estate in El Cajon is significantly lower priced, giving homebuyers more opportunities to find a property that meets their budget.  Homebuyers get a great value for their money. El Cajon is a scenic city that prides itself for its diverse, multicultural population, recreational amenities, and strong community spirit, making it a great place to call home.

Living in El Cajon

El Cajon is a family-friendly community surrounded by parks and wide open spaces. A favorite hub for families isJohn F Kennedy Park, which includes a playground, a skate park, and sports and picnic fields.  The city is adjacent to Mission Trails Regional Park, one of the largest urban parks in the United States. Covering 8,000 acres, the park has 65 miles of scenic trails and is home to a lake and campground, a historic site, and the East Fortuna Equestrian Staging Area. The Water Conservation Garden is another popular attraction in El Cajon. Spanning nearly six acres, it features several themed gardens showcasing gorgeous blooms, native plants, and vegetables that thrive through water-wise gardening.  The city offers excellent shopping and dining. The main retail destination is Parkway Plaza Mall, which has over 150 department stores and shops, as well as a movie theater. And with the city’s multiethnic population, you can expect a wide variety of cuisines from its many restaurants.  While there may not be as many night spots as you would like, you can have a great time at the Sycuan Casino, one of the best casinos in San Diego County. There are also quite a few museums and venues for live performances and events.

Explore the El Cajon lifestyle today

Learn more about living in El Cajon with Julie Boyadjian. Since 2007, Julie has helped hundreds of clients have a smooth real estate experience in San Diego County and she would be very happy to do the same for you. Call Julie at 619.250.1129 or leave a message  here  to get started.

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