Oceanside is well regarded in Southern California for offering some of the lowest priced beach homes. Currently, there are several single family homes in the mid $300,000 range which is an incredible price when compared with other beach towns. For example, the beach town to the north is San Clemente and you can barely buy a condo for $300,000 as single family homes start in the mid $600,000 range. This also true for the beach town to the south which is Carlsbad. Single family homes in the Carlsbad area start in the mid $500,000 range. Oceanside homes are incredibly well priced and still offer the same close proximity to the beach that any other beach town would offer. We have gathered the 5 lowest priced homes in Oceanside and featured them here.
The lowest priced home is located at 225 Avenida Del Gado which is currently priced at $334,900. Yes, for this low priced you can own a detached single family home with two bedrooms, one bath, one car garage and 827 square feet of living space. The location is in the San Luis Rey area of Oceanside and specifically in the "Mission Hermosa" neighborhood. The location is very close to the 76 freeway making it an easy commute to the 5 freeway as well as local shopping and restaurants. The San Luis Rey area is best known for having the historic Oceanside Mission which gives this area a lot of history. This is a great price for a home built in 1975 and situated approximately a 10 to 15 minute drive to the beach.
The next lowest priced home is located in a 55+ community called Oceana. The Hom features a total of two bedrooms, two baths with 1,498 square feet and priced at $349,000. There are actually several 55+ communities in Oceanside like the "Peacock Hills" & "Pacifica" neighborhood that currently offers homes ranging from $349,000 to $389,900. A Oceana currently has monthly dues that equal $435.000 which includes Cable TV, Water, Trash pickup, Sewer and exterior landscaping. The homes were built in the late 1960's and are very popular for those looking for a senior community with a lot of activities.
There are also pockets of homes located In the south east section of Oceanside that are situated near the city of Carlsbad and Vista border. These are traditional single family homes with long driveways and attached garages. There is currently one 3 bedroom detached home on the market here for $390,000 that offers 969 square feet and built in 1962. The owners have updated the kitchen with granite counters and new oak cabinetry. Keep in mind that being located next to the city of Carlsbad is a huge selling feature since properties located there tend to be much more expensive.
Another area to consider is the Mission Valley Estates neighborhood located near the Camp Pendleton marine base entrance. There is currently one detached single family home that just came on the market 3 days ago that features a total of 3 bedroom, two baths with 8988 square feet of living space and priced at $399,000. The backyard comes with an amazing pool and situated on a prime cornet lot location. The single family home is one story with no homeowners association dues. Mission Valley is a very popular area that located on the north east section of Oceanside where much more expensive homes located in the Arrowood community reside. This is a great price for someone looking for a personal residence or as an investment property.
The final neighborhood to consider is the "Reeces Addition" community. This community is very small but offers the closest location to the beach. It's situated close to the freeway off Mission Avenue with a short drive to the beach and near the Fire Mountain neighborhood. There is currently one two bedroom, one bath home priced at $399,900 which has been on the market for 27 days. This is an older home that was built in 1930 and remodeled by the current owner. This a non-association neighborhood so no monthly association dues are required here. Oceanside has a lot to offer for those who have a budget of under $400,000. To view any of the homes listed here please contact any of our location agents at 760-710-2856 today.
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Listing information last updated on July 5th, 2020 at 12:00pm CDT.