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With Bern McGovern

Off The 56

With Bern McGovern

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A Parent’s Guide to LEGOLAND California

One of the most famous places in Carlsbad has got to be LEGOLAND California! This is one of my kids' favorite…

Torrey Highlands vs Pacific Highlands Ranch: Where Should You Live?

Welcome to the first of our new series, Battle of the Burbs!  Buyers are always asking us, “What neighborhoods should…

Living in Carlsbad: Neighborhood Tour

The city of Carlsbad is one of the most desirable communities in San Diego. Located at the very north end…

The Most Expensive San Diego Neighborhoods

Today on Off the 56, we're going to talk about the top five most expensive neighborhoods in San Diego! [youtube…

New Construction San Diego Merge 56 Lumen 3 Roots

Looking to buy a new construction home in San Diego? In today’s video, we take you on a tour of…

Living in North County Coastal San Diego

So many people love living in North County Coastal San Diego. With great beaches, restaurants, and schools, there’s so much…

Best Neighborhoods for Singles in San Diego

Where should you live if you're single in San Diego? We talk about families a lot on Off the 56…

Best Places to Live in San Diego

Today, we're going to talk about the best places to live in San Diego. I know there's a lot of…

East Coast vs. West Coast Living

One of the questions I get all the time is, what's the biggest difference between living on the East Coast…

Buying a Home During a Pandemic in San Diego

So you decided to buy a home in San Diego during a pandemic. We're going to break down the best…

What’s the Best Neighborhood in San Diego?

There are a lot of great neighborhoods in San Diego. After all, when you’re within driving distance of the beach…

Should I Buy a House in San Diego Right Now?

Today on Off the 56, I’m going to talk about the housing market here in San Diego. I know we…

Haunted Places in San Diego

Welcome back to Off the 56 in San Diego where we’re getting into the Halloween spirit! Today we’re going to…

Beer Garden in Poway

Today on Off the 56 we’re in the city of Poway to interview the owners of the new Beer Garden…

Best Burritos in San Diego North County

Today on Off the 56, we’re going to sample four California Burritos at four different restaurants to find the top…

Living in Solana Beach in San Diego

Today we’re taking you on a tour of Solana Beach, a laid-back beach town in North County San Diego! Sandwiched…

The 7 Best Places to Live in San Diego for Millennials

Welcome to Off the 56! Today’s video is for the Millennial who is looking to move to San Diego. If…

Best School Districts in San Diego County

There are a lot of schools in San Diego, but today on Off the 56 we’re covering the overall best…

The Job Market in San Diego

Today on Off the 56, I’ll be talking all about what the job market is like in San Diego. If…

Five Reasons I Moved to San Diego

Welcome back to Off the 56! Today I’ll be talking about the top 5 reasons why my family…

Questions About Living in San Diego

Today on Off The 56, we’re going to be answering some questions we’ve gotten on our YouTube channel! And if…

Walkable Neighborhoods in San Diego

Want to learn more about living in San Diego? Then you’ve come to the right place! Today, we’re talking about…

Downtown San Diego

Today we’re talking about all of the great neighborhoods in downtown San Diego! Keep reading to check out what each…

The Best Suburbs in San Diego

Today we’re diving into the best suburbs in San Diego. If you’re thinking of making a move to San Diego…

Cost of Living in San Diego vs Los Angeles

Oh the great Southern California debate! No, we’re not talking about which taco shop is best, we’re talking about whether…

Things to Know Before Moving to San Diego

If you’re thinking of moving to San Diego there are definitely a few things to know before taking the plunge.…

The Best Beaches in San Diego

If there’s one thing San Diego is known for, it’s our beautiful beaches! San Diego has 70 miles of coastline…

Free Things to Do in San Diego

Living in San Diego can be expensive – after all, who WOULDN’T want to live in a place with endless…

Living in San Diego Hacks

Welcome back to Off The 56! Today we’re sharing some useful hacks for living in San Diego! Museum…

Copa Vida Coffee in San Diego

If you’re a coffee lover, you’ll definitely want to stick around for this episode of Off The 56! Join me…

Living in Cardiff by The Sea

Today on Off the 56, we’re taking a tour of the beachside community, Cardiff by The Sea. Let’s go! [youtube…

22 Fun Facts About San Diego

Today on Off the 56 we’re doing something a little different. I thought it would be fun to test Courtney’s…

Weather in San Diego

Today on Off The 56, Courtney Solis and I are talking about the weather! Follow along below to learn all…

Pros and Cons of Living in San Diego

We’re not going to lie; San Diego is a pretty awesome place to live. But today on Off The 56,…

Living in Del Mar in San Diego

Next up on our tour of San Diego is the beautiful neighborhood of Del Mar! Del Mar is a rather…

Things to Do With Kids in San Diego

1. Torrey Pines State Park If you’ve been following Off the 56 for a while, you’ve probably seen…

Merge 56 Updated

The Merge 56 project will begin grading this upcoming January of 2020. After numerous delays, the project finally…

Top 10 Reasons to Live in San Diego

Today on Off The 56, Courtney Solis and I rank our top ten reasons to live in San Diego. We…

Harland Brewing Opens in Carmel Valley at One Paseo

Today on Off The 56, I visited Harland Brewing at One Paseo in Carmel Valley. I met with co-founder Josh…

The Florence in Sabre Springs

Today on Off The 56, I met with Nick Sanderson who is one of the owners of The Florence in…

Living in Del Sur & 4S Ranch

Today on Off the 56, Courtney Solis and I are taking you along for a tour of the Del Sur…

Living in Carmel Valley San Diego

Today on Off the 56 Courtney Solis and I are taking you on a tour of the awesome Carmel Valley,…

Living in Rancho Penasquitos

As many of you know I live Off the 56 in the Rancho Peñasquitos neighborhood of San Diego. I thought…

Pacific Village in Rancho Penasquitos

Pacific Village is a new master-planned community located in Rancho Penasquitos community in San Diego by the builder…

Kid Ventures 4S Ranch: A Place for Kids and Their Families

Families Off the 56 have been loving Kid Ventures 4S Ranch since 2008. So I decided to stop by to…

BT’s Hot Chicken and Ribs in Torrey Highlands

Are you a fan of BT’s BBQ in Torrey Highlands? Well you might have noticed they recently changed their name…

Knotty Barrel Rancho Penasquitos Opens

Last August we broke the news that Knotty Barrel was coming to Rancho Penasquitos. Now that they’ve finally…

The Barrel Room Opens in Carmel Valley

Since The Barrel Room opened in Carmel Valley a few months back, it has already become a welcome addition to…

Gravity Heights Opens Off the 56 in Sorrento Mesa

Sorrento Mesa isn’t typically the first place that comes to mind when you think “cool beer spot” or…

Behind the Curtain of Off the 56 With Bern McGovern

When I moved to Torrey Highlands three years ago, I discovered that it was really hard to find…

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