What a difference a year makes when looking to buy a condo in the Newport Crest area of Newport Beach, Ca. Last year we saw prices dip down into the $400,000 range for this beach close condo community. Now prices seem to have rebounded back with 4 of the 14 properties on the market are under contract. Where is Newport Crest? Newport Crest is located in the Newport Heights area of Newport Beach. Located just above the Pacific Coast Highway at the top of the hill and around the corner from the Hoag Hospital is the Newport Crest community. Condos on the front row have unobstructed ocean views and walking to the beach can easily be done in a 10-15 min walk. Currently available condo prices start at $549,000 range and all the way up to $799,000. The community boasts a quiet & friendly neighborhood with an association pool and tennis. You will find a nice mixture of two to three bedroom condos with some larger 4 bedrooms. If you are in the market to buy a condo then we encourage you to view the currently available condos in Newport Crest. You are just minutes to the Newport Bay and the sandy beach!