Real Estate Services in the Orange County Coastal Areas

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


Field of Honor 2012 ~ Newport Beach, California

This last weekend the The Exchange Club of Newport Harbor hosted the 2012 Field Of Honor display at the Castaways Park in Newport Beach. The Exchange Club performs this feat annually to remember and honor those men and women who haved given so much to preserve the freedom of this country we enjoy. The display [ Read full article …]



Perigee moon over Newport Center, Newport Beach, California

It came to my attention through an internet article that a perigee moon and full moon would coincide ( “supermoon” ) and be visible on Saturday evening, May 5, 2012. After some research, it seemed that the moon-rise would be visible on the eastern horizon just after sunset. To locate just the right setting with [ Read full article …]



Images of Newport Aquatic Center ~ Dover Shores ~ Newport Beach CA

  Last weekend a thought came to me that it might be fun, for one day, to photograph subjects which contained strong patterns.  Since I had never visited the  Newport Aquatic Center, it seemed like a good candidate for this exercise.  Below is the photo essay of the day. Click on any image to view [ Read full article …]


Featured Home ~ 503 Redlands Avenue ~ Newport Heights ~ Newport Beach, CA

Situated on a quite street in the Newport Heights community of Newport Beach, the 503 Redlands Avenue home is positioned one block from Newport Heights Elementary School, seven blocks from Newport Harbor High School and a short distance from the Mariners Mile Shopping District.  A perfect location for convenient family living. Designed in the Nantucket [ Read full article …]


39th Annual Newport Boat Show ~ April 19 ~ 22, 2012

If you have any interest in acquiring a new boat or learning about the latest marine equipment, then you might want to attend the Newport Boat Show being presented April 19 – 22, 2012.  It is the most extensive in water display of large yachts on the West Coast. There will be more than 300 [ Read full article …]


Featured Home ~ 2495 Ocean Boulevard ~ Corona del Mar, CA

Hidden away from public view and nestled into the bluff-side in the Corona del mar Village, south of Pacific Coast Highway, the 2495 Ocean Boulevard home is located on the bay front at the intersection of Carnation Ave and Ocean Boulevard. From the street, the home is all but hidden offering complete privacy. Yet from the [ Read full article …]


Featured Home ~ 223 Jasmine Avenue ~ Corona del Mar, CA

Perched upon a larger than normal lot ( 40 feet wide ) in the Village south of Pacific Coast Highway, the 223 Jasmine Avenue home is located just six houses away from Ocean Boulevard and the Corona del Mar ocean bluff. Corona del Mar’s newest home by Nicholson Companies features a Santa Barbara design reflecting [ Read full article …]


Featured Home ~ 208 Marigold Avenue ~ Corona del Mar, CA

Sitting on one of a very few 45 foot wide lots in the Village south of Pacific Coast Highway, the 208 Marigold Avenue home is located only one house from Ocean Boulevard and the Corona del Mar ocean bluff. The property is situated such that the living room and master bedroom enjoy a nice view [ Read full article …]


Chris Thornberg of Beacon Economics says ‘It’s a great time to buy a home’

At a recent gathering of real estate professionals, Chris Thonberg of Beacon Economics expressed his thoughts about the current state of the Orange County real estate market. He went into some detail about the economic factors which are improving to cause the stabilization and upturn of the real estate market. Below is a brief excerpt [ Read full article …]


14th Annual Camellia Show ~ Sherman Library & Gardens ~ Corona del Mar

If you would like to spend a tranquil afternoon enjoying gorgeous floral displays, consider attending the “Camellia Show” at Sherman Library & Gardens. You will find the library and botanical collections well worth your time. 14th Annual Camellia Show Hosted by the Orange County Camellia Society Saturday, January 21, 2012 1st time exhibitors welcome! Bloom [ Read full article …]