Welcome to the Central Coast of California!
What a beautiful place to live, work, and play! Located halfway between the major metropolitan areas of Los Angles and San
Fransisco you get the best of both worlds – pristine old California landscapes and also proximity to hospitals, airports and
shopping. With its diverse economy there are many fields of employment just minutes from home. Just think of having no
commute! And there may be no better place to retire, or semi-retire. The climate, air-quality, and friendly people rival anywhere else
in the world. So beautiful is this area that many people have purchased a second home in this just to have a place to stay when
taking part in the many local wine events, and horse sporting events. For many the benefits of owning a vacation home just a few
hours away is simply too attractive. This is the web site where you can find Paso Robles real estate for sale and in surrounding
cities as well.
One big reason that people are moving to the three Counties of San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Monterey, is the weather. The
climate is Mediterranean type weather. Warm days, lots of sunshine, low humidity, and cool nights characterize the unbelievably
comfortable weather. Excellent air quality too is a big attractor. On top of that there is very little auto traffic, friendly people, a slower
pace of life, and many recreation options - starting with the Pacific Ocean. Imagine owning your own California beachfront property.
There are unspoiled sandy beaches, ocean piers, spectacular cliffs, hiking trails, lighthouses and more. You can surf, scuba dive,
windsurf, kite board, or take a dune buggy ride on the sand dunes of Pismo Beach. Pismo Beach Recreation Area is one of the few
beaches in the country where you can drive your own car on the beach and camp. Other parks nearby include Morro Dunes Natural
Preserve, Montana de Oro State Park, Monarch Butterfly Park, Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area, Pismo Dunes Natural
Preserve, Pismo State Beach, and Guadalupe Nipomo Dunes Preserve. Further north is the Hearst Castle area, the entry to world-
renowned Big Sur. Some of the cities include Cambria, Napenthe, Carmel and Carmel Valley. Here is a site where you can see 25
reasons to visit Paso Robles.
Other water sports such as water skiing and fishing are close at hand with public access to areas such as Lake Nacimiento, San
Antonio Lake, Margarita Lake, Lopez Lake, Lake Cachuma Recreation Area, and Lake Casitas Recreation Area. You can buy
lakefront property with or without a home. Two of the large gated lake housing communities where you can buy a house on a lake
are Heritage Ranch and Oak Shores. In Heritage you can also buy a condo on the water.
Or you could own a ranch or farm or vacant land next to the Los Padres National Forest or BLM land which allows you almost
unlimited horseback riding, camping, and hunting. Because there is still a lot of open range land, you can buy a horse ranch, a
cattle ranch, or an Alpaca farm on any of the large acreage parcels of land for sale.
Local parks include Pinnacles National Monument and Carriso Plains National Monument where you will find some of the most
affordable land around. California Valley is growing now with an influx of solar power companies setting up new electric generating
businesses here. And green building technologies are thriving including straw bale homes, solar power, wind power, radiant floor
heating, and Leeds certification for buildings that save energy and money.
The wine industry in the Central Coast is getting bigger every day. Some have said that this will be the ‘Next Napa’ of the California
wine producing regions. The climate is perfect to grow both Rhone varietals, and well as Burgundy style wines. You can buy land
and plant your own vines, or buy a vineyard, or buy a winery and tasting room. You can find Paso Robles vineyards for sale, and also
Templeton vineyards for sale. Once you own a vineyard you will have lots of friendly support from the people that make wine on the
Central Coast. There is even a home wine makers club called “Wines and Steins” that has wine making equipment to share. Major
appellations including Paso Robles Appellation, and Templeton Gap. There are over 200 wineries vineyards and tasting rooms
locally that produce award winning vintages. The number of Paso Robles Wineries is growing every year. Olives are the new farm
industry to come to the Central Coast. You can buy a home on an orchard, or just buy an income producing olive orchard. There is
now a local olive crushing facility in Templeton.
Other points of interest on the Central Coast include 10 of the 21 California Missions. Paso Robles hosts the California Mid-State
Fair, many equine events, rodeos, and much more. On the Central Coast you can find one of only three locations in the country with
wild condors. Or you can watch elephant seals on the beach, eagles in the air, and whales in the ocean. Local schools are
excellent. The colleges include California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, and also Cuesta Community College in
both San Luis Obispo and also Paso Robles.
Santa Barbara is famous for its beautiful beaches and climate, as well as golf, spas, shopping and renown restaurants. Santa Ynez
is a beautiful area made popular recently by the wine movie Sideways, and also the TV show The Batchelor, with Andrew Firestone
of the Firestone Winery. Ojai is another lovely community, home to many movie stars wanting to be close to Los Angles yet in
beautiful, pristine location. Ventura at the lower boundary of the Central Coast acts as a buffer to Los Angles. The town of Parkfield
has a yearly rodeo, and is near the new James Dean memorial. Military bases include Fort Hunter Liggett and Camp Roberts -
hunting and fishing is allowed.
In addition to the many types of homes and condominiums for sale you will also find commercial property, business for sale, and
real estate in Paso Robles CA and all of the cities of the Central Coast including: Monterey County real estate, Salinas real estate,
Gonzales real estate, Soledad real estate, Greenfield real estate, King City real estate, Bradley real estate, Parkfield real estate, Big
Sur real estate, Lockwood real estate, San Miguel real estate, Paso Robles real estate, Cholame real estate, Shandon real estate,
Santa Margarita real estate, San Simeon real estate, Cambria real estate, Caycuos real estate, Harmony real estate, Avila Beach
real estate, Morro Bay real estate, Templeton real estate, Atascadero real estate, Creston real estate, Los Osos real estate, Arroyo
Grande real estate, Grover Beach real estate, San Luis Obispo real estate, Pismo Beach real estate, Oceano real estate, Nipomo
real estate, Santa Maria real estate, Cuyama real estate, Lompoc real estate, Buelton real estate, Santa Ynez real estate, Los Olivos
real estate, Los Alamos real estate, Solvang real estate, Goleta real estate, Santa Barbara real estate, Carpenteria real estate,
Montecito real estate, Ojai real estate, Santa Paula real estate, San Buenaventura real estate, and Ventura real estate.
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