Real Estate Services in the Orange County Coastal Areas

Corona del Mar ~ Laguna Beach ~ Newport Beach ~ Newport Coast



Sherman Library & Gardens 22nd Annual Private Gardens Tour

Sherman Library & Gardens, in Corona del Mar, is holding its 22nd Annual Private Home Gardens Tour on Saturday April 21, 2018 from 11:00 am to 4 pm. The tour features Newport Beach and Corona del Mar area private home gardens, art, music and a lite lunch to be served at Sherman Gardens. Shuttle service [ Read full article …]



37th Annual Corona del Mar Scenic 5K

If you like to run and enjoy good competition along a scenic route, then grab your running shoes and start training. The 37th Annual Corona del Mar Scenic 5K starts at 6:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 2, 2018. There are races and walks at all levels of competition, tee-shirts, race bib, swag bags, free parking [ Read full article …]



2018 City of Newport Beach Scholarship Program Now Open

March 27, 2018 is opening date for the 2018 Newport Beach Scholarship program. The City of Newport Beach is awarding seven $700 scholarships to applicants chosen from entries made during the period of March 27, 2018 through April 23, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. Eligibility: In order to be eligible to apply, you must: Be a [ Read full article …]



Marina Park Photos ~ Balboa Peninsula ~ Newport Beach CA

The new Marina Park facility, on the Balboa Peninsula in Newport Beach, has been open to the public for some time now and I have not had an opportunity to explore the complex or learn about the available features and activities. So I took last Wednesday afternoon off from Real Estate activities to visit the [ Read full article …]



Newport Beach Pier Area – The Crab Cooker

The other evening while wandering around the Newport Beach Pier area testing a new camera and lens combination The Crab Cooker Restaurant & Fish Market caught my eye. It seemed to present a good opportunity to experiment with the bright neon lights against the dark sky to see how well the camera performed. After the [ Read full article …]



New Listing ~ 107 Via Orvieto ~ Lido Isle ~ Newport Beach CA

There is new listing available on Lido Isle, Newport Beach CA. It is perfect for anyone wishing to build their dream home on Lido Isle. See more information and photographs at the following link: Link to 107 Via Orvieto listing page What are your thoughts?


Reflected Clouds ~ Newport Center

OC Coastal Properties just added a new tool to their inventory. It is a high megapixel DSLR with all the latest bells, whistles and a 19mm, f/4 Perspective Correction lens specifically for architecture photography. So, we decided to try out the video capability recently in the Newport Center office complex in Newport Beach. It was [ Read full article …]



Orange County Restaurant Week 2018

The “Orange County Restaurant Week” is an event which starts on March 4, 2018 and runs through March 10, 2018. Participating restaurants are offering prix fixe menus where lunches are available for $10, $15, $20 and dinners are available for $20, $30, $40, $50 per person. There are participating restaurants located throughout Orange County. Those [ Read full article …]



Camp Newport 2018

Camp Newport 2018 is now online and open for accepting reservations. Many of the camps offer a 10% discount for early registration prior to May 7, 2018. Each camp has limited space and fills up quickly. So, if you are interested in treating your young ones to a summer of fun, act soon. This year [ Read full article …]



Caspers Wilderness Park ~ Only 45 minutes from Newport Beach CA

Escape from the frenzy of the city and enjoy the tranquility of open space and wilderness. Sound like an overnight trip to some remote area? Not really, Ronald W. Caspers Wilderness Park is only 45 minutes drive from Fashion Island in Newport Beach. It is located adjacent to the Ortega Highway (74), just a short [ Read full article …]