October 2014

Found 4 blog entries for October 2014.

Oct 30

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The Harbor Ridge Crest neighborhood is a small pocket of homes located next to the San Joaquin Reservoir in the Harbor Ridge area of Newport Beach.  Harbor Ridge is a guard gated neighborhood that is well regarded as one of the most exclusive gated communities in the central part of Newport Beach.  Many of the Crest homes have reservoir views which is often referred to as a "lake-like" formation.  Over the last four months the water level has dropped significantly and has lost almost half of what is used to store.  If you look at the photo below of the Reservoir that original water line early this year was right up to the white mark. 

Real Estate prices in the Crest neighborhood will often range anywhere from $975,000 to $1,495,000.  These are

Oct 23

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Ocean Blvd is a the premier ocean view street the run parallel with the Pacific Ocean in Corona Del Mar, California. The street starts around the China Cove beach area that is pictured below in the middle and continues along side the ocean near Corona Beach. The homes located on this street have some of the best vantage points for offering Pacific Ocean, Catalina Island, Main Channel and Newport Harbor views. These are also some of the most expensive real estate in the Corona Del Mar area with homes prices ranging from $10 to $35 million dollars.

Homes located on the south end of Ocean Blvd will have the best Newport Harbor and Main Channel views as they face directly towards Newport Beach across the bay. Heading north and toward Corona Beach will be

Oct 9

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The Harbor View Knoll area is located next to the Pavilions shopping center and features cute Cape Cod style homes in the heart of Newport Beach.  The homes are considered residential town homes that share one common wall with the neighboring property.  Inventory was extremely low earlier this year but several new listings have come on the market in the last several weeks.  The townhouses are often priced in the high $800,000 to mid $950,000 range and offer a variety of amenities and views.  From the homes currently on the market, views of the community pool, greenbelts and forest areas can be seen.

The inside of the homes will vary a lot.  Since the properties were built in the early 1970's owners have done various degrees or renovation to them.  2730

Oct 2

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Balboa Island in Newport Beach has two main sections to the island.  The main island is the largest section and is where you will find a large majority of the homes found on this island.  A small section called "little island" and pictured below to the right is connected by a small bridge and is home some amazing water front homes.  For the most part these are homes are very similar and date back to the early 1900's and have lots of personality and charm to them.

Aerial Photography of Balboa Main & Little Island in Newport Beach, California

Real Estate prices on the main island tend to be more expensive than the little island with current homes selling between $1.7 to $8.5 million dollars.  This in comparison to the little island that currently has home listed between $3 to $4 million dollars.  One of the reasons for this