Experience downtown living at it’s best! Welcome to the historic El Cortez building, known for its celebrity guests including former Presidents and Elvis Presley. Located just blocks from the Gaslamp, East Village, Little Italy, Petco Park, and the Embarcadero, this property has quick access to freeways, restaurants and shopping and San Diego International Airport. This beautifully upgraded 2 bed, 2 bath unit is located on the highly preferable Southwestern side of the building. This corner unit is full of light and dramatic views of the city lights, plus peaks of the Coronado Bridge and bay. Completely remodeled kitchen: cabinets, stainless appliances, marble counters and floor. Gorgeous new wood floors throughout, laundry in unit, and fresh cool paint finishes in grey/blue tones. Bath upgrades include vanities, sinks, faucets, hardware, and paint. Building amenities include a heated pool, spa, bbq, full fitness center, 24/7 valet service and secured entry. Neighborhood parking permit available for $9 a year for any additional household cars. Big plus: This home qualifies for the Mills Act! Potentially save up to 55% on your property taxes with this program!