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An Allure condo in San Diego, California has jut been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Kimberly Kramer who represented the owner of the property.  3454 Castle Glen #219, San Diego sold for $300,000 and closed escrow on 06/23/2020.  The two bedroom, one bath condo featured an approximate 784 square feet of living space and was on the market for a total of 39 days.  It was listed on April 17th during the height of the COVID19 stay at home order which added an extra layer of difficulty in selling the condo.  Luckily, real estate services were deemed an essential service so condos could be shown with adequate measures taken and a Corona Virus entry advisory formed signed by the buyer.  It was originally listed for $325,000 and then dropped down to

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An ocean view home in Laguna Beach, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Amy Fluent who was the co-listing agent in representing the seller.  1545 Regatta, Laguna Beach sold for $1,290,000 and closed escrow on 06/15/2020.  The home was originally on the market in January 2020 for $1,300,000.  During this time the COVID19 took place causing the home to be taken off the market.  During this time an offer was accepted the home successfully closed on June 15th for $1,290,000.  The three bedroom, two bath home featured an approximate  1,685 square feet of origin space and was located on an approximate 6,762 square foot lot.  Originally built in 1969, the detached single family home offered a wonderful wrap around deck that captures

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A Lantern Village condo in Dana Point has been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Jim Knoska.  24241 Santa Clara #4, Dana Point sold for $737,000 and closed escrow on 06/22/2020.  The home was sold before it came on the market and featured two bedrooms and two and half baths with an approximate 1,122 square feet of living space.  The interior of the condo featured a fireplace in the living room This is a very small complex located in the heart of the Lantern Village district that a short distance to the Dana Point Harbor and Doheny Beach.  Jim had recently sold another condo in this same complex a short while ago and has become the goto real estate agent for these condos.  

24241 Santa Clara #4 had sold back in 2015 for $590,000.  At that time it

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A Shore Cliff Villas condo has been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Carnie Lynn who represented the buyer.  2806 Camino Capistrano #26B, San Clemente sold for $562,000 and closed escrow on 06/04/2020.  The three bedroom, two and a half bath condo was only on the market for 7 days and sold just $7,000 under the original list price of $569,000.  One of the reasons for the quick sale was the condos prime location that had wonderful golf course, hill and city light views.  The condo featured an approximate 1,402 square feet of living space and came with a one car detached garage.  These condos were built in the mid 1970's and offer one of the better locations for a large condo complex that is just down the street from the beach.  

The interior of

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A Bixby Village home in Long Beach, California has been sold by Tracey Kormushoff of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the buyer in this real estate transaction.  551 Pittsfield Ct #102, Long Beach sold for $739,000 and closed escrow on 06/03/2020.  The three bedroom, two and a half bath home featured 1,728 square feet of living space and was located on two different levels.  It came with an attached two car garage and was built in 1987.  The home was on the market for a total of 60 days and was originally listed at $755,000 and then lowered to $739,000 which caused it to sell.  Some of the highlights of the home included vaulted ceilings, living room fireplace, wet bar, galley style kitchen and dining room.  There was a also plenty of outdoor

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A Rolling Hills Estates home has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Sam Smith who represented the buyer.  5 Sunnyfield, Rolling Hills Estates sold for $1,300,000 and closed escrow on 05/08/2020.  The four bedroom, two and a half bath home was located on small private street in the upscale area of Rolling Hills Estates.  It was originally listed at $1,695,000 and then reduced down to $1,4000,000 when an offer was accepted at the $1.3 million price point.  One of the biggest selling points of this home was being located on a large lot which included a private pool and expansive grounds.  5 Sunnyfield also had a lot of charm and was actually the first home built in the community dating back to 1946.  It offered great curb appeal with a one

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A Laguna Beach ocean view home has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate broker associate who represented the buyer.  1565 Bluebird Canyon Drive, Laguna Beach sold for $1,500,000 and closed escrow on 5/07/2020.  The ocean view home was located in the Bluebird Canyon area of Laguna Beach and was known for it's unique architectural design.  One of the biggest selling points was it's attractive price point since most single family homes in the Laguna Village area typically start at the $1 million dollar price point.  It was originally listed on 3/19/2020 and went under contract several days later and changed to under contract on 3/25/2020.  The architectural design was entirely built using wood and glass in an "A-Frame" design.  According to the listing

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An ocean view home in Laguna Beach, California has just been sold by Scott Bingham of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the buyer.  1325 Cerritos Drive, Laguna Beach sold for $1,875,000 and closed escrow on 04/06/2020.  The four bedroom, three and a half bath home offered an approximate 3,400 square feet of living space and located on a large 10,000 square foot lot.  The home was originally listed at $1,899,000 and sold after being on the market for 9 days and sold for $24,000 less than the original asking price.  One of the biggest selling points for this home was the nice ocean views that could be seen by this Polynesian inspired home which is very unique to the area.  It's located on the upscale Temple Hills neighborhood which is known for it's

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A Normal Heights home in San Diego, California has just been sold by Dan Benjamin of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the buyers.  3215 N Mountain View Drive, San Diego sold for $770.000 and closed escrow on 03/30/2020.  This property received a lot of interest from the time it was listed for $730,000 on 2/10/2020.  The home had a lot to offer after being on the market for 11 short days for $40,000 over the asking price!  One of the biggest selling points was the large parcel of land that the home sat own which was an approximate 8,405 square feet.  The home itself was a two bedroom, one bath home with 876 square feet and built in 1939.  The historic home had a lot of charm and had been updated over the years.  Some of the upgrades included a

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A panoramic view home in Encinitas, California has been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Kimberly Kramer who represented the buyers.  142 Hummingbird Hill, Encinitas sold for $1,550,000 and closed escrow on 03/27/2020.  The four bedroom, three bath home featured an approximate 3,872 square feet of living space and newly built in 2003.  The home was on the market for a total of 19 days when Kimberly's clients secured the property.  One of the biggest selling points for this home is the panoramic views that can be seen as an extension of the backyard as seen in the photo below.  The lot size was also a huge plus with almost an acre of land at 19,230 square feet.   The home was built with privacy in mind with a location that was close to natural

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A Las Marianas home in Dana Point, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Jim Knoska who represented the buyer.  24241 Santa Clara Ave #5, Dana Point sold for $732,500 and closed escrow 03/30/20.  The two bedroom, two and a half bath attached condo featured a total of 1,144 square feet and come with a 2 car detached garage.  One of the biggest selling points for the Las Marianas complex is its location.  It's situated not the famous Santa Clara Ave which is just steps to the bluff front that overlooks the Dana Point Marina & Harbor.  it's also within walking distance to some really great restaurants and shopping in the newly revitalized Dana Point Lantern District.  The condo had been nicely updated laminate wood flooring and a

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A La Cuesta By The Sea home in Huntington Beach, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Tracey Kormushoff who represented the buyer.  7932 Beachcomber Dr, Huntington Beach sold for $750,000 and closed escrow on 3/13/2020.  The three bedroom, two and a half bath home was only on the market for a total of 4 days and sold for the full asking price of $750,000.  The property was built in 1980 and featured an approximate 1,685 square feet with an attached two car garage.  The interior of the home featured an open floor plan with an updated kitchen and bathrooms.  The gourmet kitchen offers lots of cabinetry with stainless steel appliances with opens to the living room with vaulted ceilings and hardwood flooring.  The main living

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A Seaside Village home has been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Tracey Kormushoff who represented the buyer.  7801 Seabreeze Drive, Huntington Beach sold for $875,000 and closed escrow on 03/06/2020.  The two bedroom, two and a half bath home was originally listed for sale at $869,900 and then increased the price to $879,900 and ended up selling the home for $875,000.  The two level home was built in 1980 and featured an approximate 1,439 square feet of living space with a bonus loft area.  The interior had been nicely updated with a gourmet kitchen with center island and very open floor plan coming living and kitchen spaces. White kitchen cabinets were accented with stainless steel appliances.  One of the biggest selling points was the nice water

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A Corona Del Mar ocean view home has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Jackie Brown who represented the buyers.  424 Carnation, Corona Del Mar sold for $4,267,500 and closed escrow on 02/25/2020.   The four bedroom, four and a half bath home featured an approximate 3,112 according to our multiple listing service and was on the market for a total of 211 days.  According to the builder the home was built in 2019 and offered wonderful ocean views from the roof top deck area.  

The home had a nice unique blend of soft Contemporary and Mediterranean style architecture with a very open floor plan.  The finishes were top notch with clean and simple lines.  The first level featured the main entertainment spaces with an open living room, kitchen,

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A Westerlies home in Laguna Niguel, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Wendy Kersh would represented the buyer.  1 Vistmar, Laguna Niguel sold for $1,020,000 and closed escrow on 2/13/2020.  The four bedroom, three bath home features an approximate 2,452 square feet of living space and was built in 1989.  It's sits on an approximate 7,400 square foot lot and comes with an attached 3 car garage. The home was on the market for a total of 55 days and was originally listed at $1,025,000.  Some of the highlights include a gourmet kitchen with lots of cabinetry, stone slab counter and stainless steel appliances, The open floor plan with a combined living and dining spaces make the house feel much bigger with vaulted ceilings and

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A South Peak home has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Scott Bingham who represented the buyer.  11 S. Peak, Laguna Niguel sold for $3,500,000 and closed escrow on 2/10/2020.  The four bedroom, four and a half bath home featured an approximate 5,411 sure feet of living space.  Set upon the approximate 20,400 square foot lot was a wonderful ocean and golf course views.  Some of the outdoor highlights included a large private pool that overlooks the ocean, covered outdoor patio space, small putting green and a 3 car garage.  The interior highlights included high vaulted ceilings, wonderful curved arched doorways, gourmet kitchen with center island and a very large master suite with sitting area.  Of course, the most valuable feature are the

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A Marina Towers condo in Oceanside, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Dan Benjamin who represented the buyer.  1200 Harbor Drive #1A, Oceanside sold for $817,500 and closed escrow on 1/28/2020.  The two bedroom, two bath condo featured an approximate 1,364 square feet of living space and featured wonderful Oceanside harbor and ocean views.   Unit #1A featured a nice open floor plan that combined living, dining and kitchen spaces in a gallery style living space.  Because of this you can enjoy the views from most locations in this condo.  The Kitchen was nicely upgraded with stainless steel appliances and recessed lighting.  All of these great features for a 1st floor level condo.

The location of Marina Towers is second to

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A Marina Pacifica condo in Long Beach, California has just been sold by Tracey Kormushoff of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the buyers.  5324 Marina Pacifica, Long Beach sold for $830,000 and closed escrw on 12/10/2019.  The three bedroom, three bath condo featured an approximate 1,746 square feet of living space and featured nice water views.  It was on the market for a total of 74 days when it sold for a lower negotiated price from the original listing figure of $852,000.  This was a split level townhouse style property that had been newly renovated by the owners.  The kitchen has been nicely updated with stainless steel appliances, stone counters and custom cabinetry.  The bathrooms had also been updated and offered a modern Contemporary

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A very unique Balboa Village property in Newport Beach, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Jim Knoska who represented the buyer.  603 E Balboa Blvd, Newport Beach sold for $2,104,514 and closed escrow on 11/20/2019.  This was a mixed-use property with retail space on the ground level and then living quarters on the upper two levels.  The location was one it's biggest selling points being located just steps to the sandy beach and the Newport Beach Pier in the heart of the Balboa Village area.  The ground level retail space was ideally located on Balboa Blvd which gets a lot of daily traffic every day.  Upstairs featured a two level condo with a total of 3 bedrooms with both ocean and bay views.  

603 E Balboa Blvd had a lot

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A Del Prado community home in Laguna Niguel, California has just been sold by Wendy Kersh of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the buyer.  25195 Via Terracina, Laguna Niguel sold for $379,000 and closed escrow on 11/01/2019.  The one bedroom, one bath condo was originally listed at $395,000 and was on the market for a total of 42 days.  It was lowered to $389,000 after being on the market for 13 days which caused the home to sell several weeks later with Wendy's clients.  Some of the highlights include lots of natural light, vaulted ceilings, stainless steel appliances, newer counters, walk-in master bedroom closet and recessed lighting.  One of the best features is the large outdoor deck that has wonderful views and an attached one car garage.