Columbia (Waterfront) Real Estate Guide


The Columbia (waterfront) District in Downtown San Diego used to be comprised mostly of parking lots and old run down commercial  and Navy buildings. However, over the last 20 years, a wide variety of mixed use private and public re developments projects took place transforming this neighborhood into downtown’s most exclusive district.

In terms of real estate options the Columbia District offers a variety of high rise condo buildings including Bayside, Electra, The Grande, Savina and Pacific Gate (all luxury high rise condos by BOSA Development) and Sapphire Tower.

Downtown San Diego Columbia District (Waterfront) Real Estate Guide
Downtown San Diego Columbia District (Waterfront) Real Estate Guide

The Santa Fe Depot which hosts commuter rail and trolley stations is also located in the Columbia District providing residents and visitors access to a wide variety of transportation options.

Usually, you can find tourists wondering around the coastline’s maritime museum, navy boats or the various boat charters departing from the cruise boat terminal like whale watching and dinner boat excursions.

You will also find some of San Diego’s best entertainment and dining options right in the waterfront including Animae, The Brigantine, Del Frisco’s, Ruth Chris and Shino Sushi. Little Italy District is right next door for even more amazing dining and entertainment options.

Downtown San Diego Columbia Real Estate offers a variety of luxury high rise residential condo buildings. Floor plans include studios, lofts, 1 bedroom, 1 plus den, 2 bedroom, 2 bed plus den, 3 bedroom and 3+ bed plus den condo residences. Please browse below for more information on each residential building including photos, videos, reviews, up to date for sale listings and lots of insight into all the residential buildings that comprise the Columbia District.


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Columbia District Redevelopment

The Columbia District of downtown San Diego promises to be one of the most exclusive and trendiest downtown waterfront communities in California.

With various projects already on the way and others scheduled to begin soon, this is nothing but exciting news for residents of the various luxury condo buildings that make up the Columbia District. From an investment perspective, this district offers the best future potential.

Browse below to learn more about all current redevelopment projects in San Diego’s Waterfront.

Columbia District Condo Building Guides

Use the condo building guides below to view property information, photos, videos, floor plans and for sale property listings for all Columbia (Waterfront) Condos San Diego.


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