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A Ruette Le Parc condo in Del Mar, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Dan Benjamin who represented the buyer.  13734 Ruette Le Parc #B, Del Mar sold for $375,000 and closed escrow on 3/13/2019.  The one bedroom, one bath condo featured an approximate 809 square feet of living space and was built in 1978.  This was a fairly quick sale and sold after being on the market for 7 short days.  It was originally listed at $399,000 and negotiated down $24,000 to the final sales price of $375,000.

The Ruette Le Parc community is ideally located on the 5 freeway near the Del Mar Heights Road exit.  It's within short proximity to local shopping, restaurants and a short distance to the beach.  The complex has many amenities for

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A Coronado community home has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Scott Bingham who represented the buyer.  28751 Escalona Drive, Mission Viejo sold for $705,000 and closed escrow on 04/02/2019.  The home was located in the popular Coronado community and featured a total of 3 bedrooms, 2 baths with an approximate 1,280 square feet of living space.  This was a very quick sale that sold after being on the market for 5 days.  It was originally listed at $719,000 and negotiated down $14,000 to the selling price of $705,000.  The home has a nice open floor plan with rich hardwood flooring, high ceilings and lots of natural light.  The kitchen was accented with stainless steel appliances, granite counters and clean white cabinetry.  Master bedroom

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A Whittier home has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Tracey Kormushoff who represented the buyers.  10019 Chadsey Drive, Whittier sold for $510,000 and closed escrow on 03/29/2019.  This was a very popular home that sold for $15,000 above the original list price for $495,000 and was on the market for a total of 19 days.  The home featured a total of 3 bedrooms, 1 bath with an approximate 1,109 square feet.  This was a very cute single level home built in the early 1950's with a detached 2 car garage.  The interior of the room offered a nice flow to it with a formal living room with crown molding, galley style kitchen with stainless steel appliances, breakfast nook and average size bedrooms.  The bathroom featured vintage tile that dates

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A Pierhouse condo in Huntington Beach has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Tracey Kormushoff who represented the buyers.  1200 Pacific Coast Highway #125, Huntington Beach sold for $510,000 and closed escrow on 03/19/2019.  The one bedroom, one bath condo featured an approximate 781 square feet of living space and came with a one car assigned parking space.  This was a quick sale and sold after being on the market for a total of 9 days.  It was originally listed at $519,900 and sold for $9,900 less for a final sales price of $510,000.  the interior of this condo was absolutely beautiful with rich hardwood flooring, recessed lighting and a very open floor plan.  Th kitchen was stunning with quartz counters accepted by European style

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A Tennis Villas condo has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Jackie Brown who represented the buyers.  30 Wimbledon, Dana Point sold for $750,000 and closed escrow on 2/25/2019.  Located in the Tennis Villas gated community, the two bedroom two bath condo featured 1,045 square feet of living space with a one car attached garage.  It was originally listed at $759,000 and went under contract after being on the market for a total of 54 days.  Some of the highlights included an open floor plan with lots of natural light through the various windows and patio doors.  This was a ground level unit which featured a large grassy area which could be ideal for pets and children.  The gourmet kitchen granite counters, stainless steel appliances and

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A Clairemont San Diego home sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Dan Benjamin who represented the buyer.  3573 Mount Abbey Ave, San Diego sold for $719,000 and closed escrow on 2/25/2019.  Located in the desirable Clairemont area of San Diego, the four bedroom, two bath detached home featured 1,671 square feet of living space and was built in 1959.  The property was only on the market for a total of 9 days when it went under contract wit Dan's client at the full asking price of $719,000.  Some of the highlights of the home included new laminated wood flooring, living room gas fireplace, upgraded kitchen with stainless steel appliances, upgraded bathrooms and outdoor terrace with covered pergola.  Additional amenities included an attached two car garage,

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A Harbor Cove condo in Dana Point, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Jackie Brown who represented the seller. 24582 Del Prado #207, Dana Point sold for $625,000 and closed escrow on 2/19/2019. The two bedroom, two and a half bath condo was originally put on the market at $599,000 and received a lot of interest and went under contract after being on the market for 6 days and sold for $26,000 above asking price.  One of the biggest selling points the open floor plan that combined living space and a large Master bedroom that offer high ceilings and it's own balcony.  The living room featured nice hardwood flooring, gas fireplace and custom built-in cabinetry.  It also came with a front and back patio, dining rom and kitchen

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A San Clemente ocean view condo has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Joseph Horsley who represented the seller.  419 Monterey Lane, San Clemente sold for $517,500 and closed escrow on 2/11/2019. The one bedroom, one bath condo was located in the heart of the downtown area and a very short distance to the San Clemente Pier.  The condo was put on the market for $525,000 and went under contract after being on the market for 10 days.  The owner had done a great job of maximizing this 600 square foot condo with nice wood flooring, gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances and newer kitchen cabinetry.  The condo was very light and bright with lots of windows to let in the natural light.

This area is commonly referred to as the "Pier

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A Cyprus Cove home in San Clemente, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the buyer.  241 Avenida Vista Del Oceano, San Clemente sold for $1,347,500 and closed escrow on 2/6/2019.  The lot was located in the 24 hour guard gated community of Cyprus Cove which is arguably one of the best neighborhoods in all of San Clemente due to it's prime beach close location near the world class Trestles surf break.  The 7,405 square foot lot was one of the last remaining lots still available in Cyprus Cove.  It was originally listed for $1,395,000 and had been under contract before our deal was put together.  It was originally on the market for 3 short days when it was originally accepted an offer and for a total of 40 days to

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A Cavalier home in Oceanside, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Valentina Herzog who represented the buyer.  208 Evergreen Parkway, Oceanside sold for $130,000 and closed escrow on 1/22/2019.  The two bedroom, two bath manufactured home sold after being on the market for just a couple days.  It was originally listed at $145,000 and sold for $15,000 less at $130,000.  

One of the biggest selling points for this home is the prime location on the ocean side of the 5 freeway near Oceanside Blvd.  From this location is was just a very short distance to the beach as well as the downtown Oceanside area.  The pervious owner had spent over an estimated $35,000 in upgrades that included new vinyl windows, new flooring and tile.  

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A Huntington Bayshore condo has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agents Tracey Kormushoff and Steve Breeze who represented the buyer.  310 Lake Street #216, Huntington Beach sold for $530,000 and closed escrow on 1/29/2018.  Located in the Huntington Bayshore community, the one bedroom, one bath condo featured 900 square feet of living space and featured partial ocean views.  The interior of the unit offers high vaulted ceilings with open floor plan that combined kitchen and living spaces.  The large kitchen has plenty of counter space with white enamel appliances accented with maple kitchen cabinetry.  It also came with a detached 2 car parking space, interior washer/dryer and living room fireplace.

The Huntington Bayshore is one of our most

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An Aqua Towers condo in Long Beach, California has just been sold by Tracey Kormushoff of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the seller.  388 E Ocean Blvd #1603, Long Beach sold for $670,000 and closed escrow on 1/10/2019.  Located in the hi-rise condo building known as Aqua Towers will features 2 separate hi-rise buildings that offer spectacular water and city light views.  Unit #1603 was only on the market for 8 days and was originally listed at $675,000.  This was a two bedroom, two bath condo with an approximate 1,020 square feet of living space.  The condo was built in 2004 and offered a prime corner end unit location with direct ocean views.  The views from the 16th floor are pretty amazing as you can seen the entire coastline as well as

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A Bayfront home in Newport Beach, California has just been sold by Newport Beach Real Estate agent Jim Knoska who represented the buyers.  1805 E Bay Avenue, Newport Beach sold for $6,200,000 and closed escrow on 12/14/2018.  The four bedroom, four bath and a half both home featured 2,936 square feet of living space and was located on a prime water front lot of 4,860 square feet.  the home was originally listed at $6,498,000 and sold 12 days later to Knoska's clients.  Located in the inner channel of the Newport Bay within the Balboa Peninsula Point neighborhood that is home to many luxury Bayfront properties.  1805 E Bay Avenue was located next to the sandy beach with a private pier and boat dock.  it was newly built in 1997 and featured two levels of

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A University City home in San Diego, California has just been sold by Dan Benjamin of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the buyers. 8044 Camino Traquilo, San Diego sold for $650,000 and closed escrow on 12/07/2018. The three bedroom, two and a half bath home was put on the market in the first week of November, 2018 for $649,000 and sold 8 days later to Dan's client for above asking price. The townhouse was located in the Playmor Terrace complex in the heart of University City which featured two levels of living space with an approximate 1,342 square feet of living space. The floor plan was very simple with the main entertainment spaces located on the first level that came with nice Travertine stone flooring, brick fireplace, and a gourmet kitchen

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A Northpark home in the Monterey gated community in Irvine, California has just been sold by Jim Knoska of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the owners.  78 Chula Vista, Irvine sold for $675,000 and closed escrow on 12/11/2018.  The three bedroom, two and a half bath home featured an approximate 1,601 square feet living space and came with an attached two car garag.  The condo was originally listed at $688,888 and then sold after being on the market for a total of 76 days.  Some of the highlights of this home included high vaulted ceilings, laminate flooring, quartz counters in the kitchen and plenty areas to entertain with a formal living room and family room.  Upstairs featured a large master suite with a walk-in closet, jacuzzi soaking tub and

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An ocean view home in San Clemente, California has just been sold by Sam Smith of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the buyer.  634 Vista Valinda sold for $2,030,000 and closed escrow on 12/07/2018.  The five bedroom, four bath home featured 4,953 square feet of living space and located on a very large 22,497 square foot lot.  634 Vista Valinda originally came on the market earlier this year and priced at $2,199,000 in March, 2018 and then lowered to $2,150,000 when it went off the. market in August, 2018.  It then came back on the market in September, 2018 for $2,075,000 and sold 36 days later.  

One of the biggest selling points was the coastline ocean views that could be seen from both the first and second level of the home.  This section of

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A Yorktowne community home in Huntington Beach, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Tracy Kormushoff who represented the owner of the property.  9892 Garrett Cir, Huntington Beach sold for $875,000 and closed escrow on 11/21/2018.  This home received a lot of attention and offers and sold for the full asking price of $875,000 after being on the market for a total of 23 days.  The three bedroom, two bath home features 1,949 square feet of living space and was located on a 6,120 square foot lot with an attached two car garage.  Built in 1968, this single family home had a lot to offer including an open floor plan that had many modern updates that included rich hardwood flooring, vaulted ceilings, granite counters in the kitchen,

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A Palos Verdes home has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Jo Lee who represented the buyer.  6201 Via Subida, Palos Verdes sold for $1,930,000 and closed escrow on Friday November 2, 2018.  The three bedroom, three and a half bath home featured a total of 3,514 square feet of living space and came with a two car attached garage.  It was on the market for a total of 85 days with an original list price of $1,299,000 and then lowered 30 days later to $1,999,999.  The multi-level home was best known for it's high elevation which offered panoramic city and valley views from most rooms in the house. The home was built in 1978 and featured vaulted wood beam ceilings in the living room with floor to ceiling glass to take in the great views.  The

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A Silvertide condo in Dana Point, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Jennifer Wetzel who represented the owner.  36 Bright Water, Dana Point sold for $578,000 and closed escrow on 10/18/2018.  The two bedroom, two bath condo was built in 1989 and featured 1,221 square feet of living space.  It was originally listed at $590,000 and sold after being on the market for a total fo 24 days.  36 Bright Water offered a unique corner unit location with no one living below or above you.  The condo had gone through renovations granite counters in the kitchen, recessed lighting, stainless steel appliances and double paned windows.  The association provides a nice community pool and spa as pictured below.

The Silvertide community is

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A Huntington Bayshore condo has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Tracey Kormushoff who represented the seller.  310 Lake Street #202, Huntington Beach sold for $590,000 and closed escrow on 10/05/2018.  Located in the Huntington Bayshore gated community, the two bedroom, two bath condo featured 1,177 square feet of living space and featured a detached 2 car garage.  The condo was on the market for a total of 36 days and sold just below the original asking price of $649,000.    Some of the highlights of this condo included nice hardwood flooring, recesses lighting, granite counters and white kitchen appliances.  Additional features included interior laundry, exterior deck and elevator that give access to every level.  

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