The Joys of Living in An Old-Fashioned Neighborhood in San Luis Obispo
By Sonsie Conroy, Energetic, Enthusiastic, Knowledgeable Realtor
(I serve buyers and sellers everywhere in San Luis Obispo County)
Eight years ago this month, we moved into our new-to-us home in The Meadows, a small, easily-missed, but simply wonderful development on South Higuera, across from the Trader Joe's shopping center. Most people think we live in Creekside Mobile Home Park, or the Los Verdes townhome development. Nope . . . we're right in between those two areas, bounded by the creek to the west, and just a couple of miles from downtown SLO. Most of these homes were built in the early 1980s, by several different developers. Some lots were left vacant, later to be used for custom homes. In recent yeawrs, there has been a lot of remodeling, expanding, and general home improvement activity, as these 30-year-old houses get facelifts. Since there is only one entrance/exit, privacy is ideal and safety is enhan...