If you're looking to live just outside the downtown San Diego area yet be close to shops and restaurants and an easy commute route, we urge you to check out the condominiums at portico in Carlsbad California., This complex sits just 30 minutes North of downtown San Diego and offers one, two, and three bedroom condominium/townhomes from 900 to 1400 ft.². These three-story units offer style and sophistication with an on-site pool, spa, clubhouse, and fitness center for residents and their guests.The Portico is near the intersection of Alga Rd and Melrose with the Lake San Marcos Resort, Country Club and golf course right in your back yard. This is a gated community with one and two car garages per unit, ample storage space, beautiful balconies, lush territorial views, and a quiet community was cul-de-sac streets. It's perfect for families, retirees, first-time homebuyers, and anyone looking to live just outside the major Metropolitan city of San Diego. Home prices start between 300,000 and $400,000 to this is an affordable option to some of the more expensive homes and estates in the area.