La Mesa offers a variety of homes for sale ranging from small cottages and town homes, to large luxury estates on Mr. Helix. Many of the homes near downtown La Mesa are quaint Spanish or Victorian style houses that are in great demand, while other areas near Lake Murray offer more modern, spacious homes. Most all homes on Mt. Helix are custom homes, many on large lots with panoramic views. La Mesa property values are on the rise as more and more people discover not only the charm of the area, but it’s great location with easy access to all the major freeways.