Real Estate Services in the Orange County Coastal Areas

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June 2010 finishes with continuing strong sales in Orange County Coastal areas.

The OC Register article shown below indicates the Orange County Coastal areas continue to experience an improving housing market. Both prices and the number of sales have increased over last month and over last June. Home sales up in 59 O.C. ZIPs June 25th, 2010, 9:01 am . posted by Jeff Collins For the 22 [ Read full article …]

Beach town home sales continue the upward trend

Below is an OC Register article which points out a continuing upward trend of the Orange County Coastal area housing market. Beach town home sales up 40% June 13th, 2010, 12:33 am · posted by Jon Lansner For the 22 business days ending May 25 – DataQuick’s latest stats — the 17 ZIPs located in [ Read full article …]

O.C. home prices continue to strengthen

Orange County home prices continue to strengthen according to the following OC Register article. O.C. home median price at 21-month high June 4th, 2010, 9:09 am · posted by Jon Lansner For the 22 business days ending May 18 – DataQuick’s latest real estate buying report — Orange County saw … For the 22 business [ Read full article …]

Newport Beach homes own the most zip

Below is an interesting OC Register article pointing out how the Newport Beach area housing market has improved over the last quarter. Newport Beach homes own the most zip June 3rd, 2010, 12:01 am · posted by Jon Lansner Newport Beach 92660 had Orange County’s zippiest housing market in the most recently concluded quarter. So [ Read full article …]

2010 Balboa Island: Artwalk

It is that time of year again. Put on your walking shoes, sun glasses and hat. Enjoy an afternoon viewing fine art from local artists and fine food from the great Balboa Island restaurants. The excerpt below is from the Balboa Island Art Walk web site: The 2010 Balboa Island Artwalk Sunday May 16, 2010 [ Read full article …]

Major hedge fund manager turns bullish on housing

According to the below excerpts from this article on MarketWatch, John Paulson is adjusting his investment strategy to take into account an improving housing market. By Alistair Barr, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — John Paulson, the hedge-fund manager famous for betting against mortgage securities, is now bullish on the U.S. housing market and the economy. [ Read full article …]

Home buying up 52% at beach, south O.C.

Here is a short article from the OC Register indicating the improving housing market in the Orange County Coastal areas. Homebuying up 52% at beach, south O.C.April 18th, 2010, 7:58 amposted by Jon Lansner For calendar month March – freshest numbers from DataQuick — our region-by-region analysis of homebuying shows Orange County slices up geographically [ Read full article …]

37th Annual Newport Boat Show | Welcome!

Get ready for a great weekend! It is here. The 37th Annual Newport Beach In The Water Boat Show. Spend a day viewing the large array of vessels and then enjoy a pleasant dinning experience along the waterfront in the Lido Village area of Newport Beach. More Big Boats The Newport Boat Show is the [ Read full article …]

Signs of Newport Beach Housing Market Rebound

Below are excerpts from an OC Register article outlining some improvement in the Orange County housing market. It specifically indicates that the Newport Beach market has improved in the upper end of the spectrum. SoCal sales shifting to pricier homesJanuary 19th, 2010, 2:22 pm · posted by Jeff Collins Home sales in the region shifted to [ Read full article …]

30% Gain in So Cal Home Values by 2012

Here are excerpts from the “California Economic Forecast” article by Mark Schniepp. It has the most uplifting outlook on the Southern California Housing market that has been published in a long time. Following are some of the reasons that Mr. Scnhiepp outlines for the recovery to occur. Expected Timeline for Recovery: Southern California Home prices [ Read full article …]