Tom Bashe is an associate broker at Coldwell Banker Residential, a full service Real Estate Brokerage specializing in Residential Real Estate Sales in Southern California. He began his career in real estate prior to graduating high school and was a licensed real estate agent before he received his high school diploma. In 2006, at the ripe old age of 21, Tom became one of the youngest Real Estate Brokers in the industry. In the 11 years since, his team has successfully sold hundreds of properties ranging in price from just over $50,000 to just under $5,000,000. He specializes in selling Single Family dwellings, condos, townhomes, multifamily dwellings, land and estates.
La Mesa Highlands is a little known community in La Mesa, California that has well maintained tree-lined streets. Residents enjoy the hillside views.
La Mesa Highlands is comprised of large custom homes that have a variety of architectural designs like mid-century modern and renovated cottage homes. This community is served by La Mesa-Spring Valley School District and the Grossmont Union High School District. Students may attend facilities like Mount Miguel High as well as highly ranked Lemon Avenue Elementary School and La Mesa Middle School. Private institutions include Warren-Walker School, Mt. Helix Academy, and Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran. There are institutions of higher learning nearby like the National University, La Mesa.
Although these homes afford plenty of privacy it only takes a couple minutes by car to get to restaurants, stores, and services. One of the local favorites is Swami’s which serves vegetarian and all-organic menu items. Freeway access is within minutes and there are shopping centers like La Mesa Springs Shopping Center, Lake Murray Square Shopping Center, and the Grossmont Shopping Center.
The Sun Valley Fairways offers disc golf, instruction, a junior academy, and a bar & grill. There are many cultural venues in this city like the La Mesa Walkway of the Stars which celebrates the work of local volunteers. There is also Oktoberfest, Back to the 50s Car Show, Sundays at Six, and the Flag Day Parade. The Farmer’s Market sells local produce and is held every Friday afternoon.
La Mesa is a city that is located nine miles east of San Diego’s downtown district. Its motto is “the Jewel of the Hills.” Its name means “the table” or “the plateau” in Spanish. La Mesa was founded in 1869 and incorporated in 1912. The official flower here is the bougainvillea.
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