Talk about a community where old-town feeling mixes with modern-day design. That is exactly what you will get in Otay Ranch Chula Vista. This community has only been around since 1993 and includes fairly brand new homes and apartments. With a low crime rate and an abundance of resort and ranch style apartments, this is certainly a good place to call home. With very unique features and designs, this community is tailored for the luxury lifestyle.
This is a highly affluent community, and the prices of apartments in Otay Ranch definitely reflect that. But then again, so does the level of luxury they provide. To give you an idea of price, one-bedroom Otay Ranch apartments typically cost anywhere between $1300 and $1600 a month, while rent for the largest units maxes out around $2800. Typical amenities of apartments in Otay Ranch include pools, fitness centers, in-unit laundry, and impeccable landscaping throughout the community.
Otay Ranch Town Center should fulfill most of your dining and entertainment needs all in one area. Movie theaters, shopping, bars, and restaurants as well as a farmers market all in one area makes this a one stop shop--literally. Live events are also held in the Town Center, including social networking and live bands. Most residents come to dine at classic American restaurants such as The Cheesecake Factory, California Pizza Kitchen, and more.
For the most part Otay Ranch in Chula Vista is a walkable neighborhood, but of course, there are additional options to accommodate everyone. There are two major public transportation lines in the neighborhood, these include the Chula Vista Transit and Veolia Transportation. These bus and trolley line schedules are not that difficult to follow according to visitors. Bike trails with clearly marked pedestrian friendly signs also make biking in the area a very safe and accessible mode of transportation as well.
Pets are warmly welcomed in this pedestrian-friendly community. This neighborhood is so pet friendly that it even includes a 10,000 square foot dog park in the Town Center's shopping center! The dog park is open from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily with the exception of rainy days. The townhomes, single-family homes and condominiums all allow pets inside the homes.
The community believes that schools form the heart of the community and therefore, made it a priority to build strong and sustainable schools in the area a one of the first portions of the development stages. Otay Park contains five elementary schools, one middle school, and two high schools. One elementary school, Heritage elementary school is open all year around. Each school is unique, in that it is tailored specifically to what the students are interested in learning.