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A Mystic Hill home in San Clemente, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate Jennifer Wetzel who represented the buyer.  613 Calle Ganadero, San Clemente sold for $1,270,000 and closed escrow today on 06/08/2018.  Located in the ocean view community of Mystic Hill which features large majestic homes situated at the top of a hill the Coast District area of San Clemente.  613 Calle Ganadero featured a total of four bedrooms, two and a half bath with 3,268 square feet of living space.  It was only on the market for a 12 short days when Jennifer's wrote an offer and secured the property.  It was originally listed at $1,299,000 and ended up closing escrow for $29,000 less than the original listing price.

613 Calle Ganadero offered many

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A Marblehead home in San Clemente, California has just been sold by Jennifer Wetzel of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the buyer.  2466 Calle Aquamarina, San Clemente sold for $1,400,000 and closed escrow on 05/18/2018.  The three bedroom, three and a half bath was located in the "Crest" neighborhood inside the gated Marblehead community.  It featured 3,288 square feet of living space and was newly built in 1998.  This was a quick sale that was negotiated before the home came on the market and selling for the full asking price of $1,400,000.

2466 Calle Aquamarine offered a lot of amenities and was located on a private corner lot location with an attached three car garage. Some of the highlights of this home included a gourmet kitchen with top

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A Landing home in Dana Point, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Scott Bingham who represented the buyer.  24311 Philemon Drive, Dana Point sold for $920,000 and closed escrow on 05/11/2018.  Located in "The Landing" community in the Dana Hills area of Dana Point, the three bedroom, two and half bath home featured 2,081 square feet of living space and situated on a large 31, 915 square foot lot.  Finding a home with this large of a lot is very rare in the city of Dana Point and was a huge selling point in the purchase of this home.  In addition, the interior of the home featured vaulted ceilings that accented the open floor plan that combines both living and dining room spaces.  Other highlights included walk-in closets,

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A Leisure World home in Laguna Woods, California has just been sold by Charlie Gilbert of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the buyer.  3124 Via Serena #B, Laguna Woods sold for $343,000 and closed escrow on 05/02/2018.  The two bedroom, two bath condo featured 1,080 square feet of living space and was built in 1977.  It was on the market for a total of 56 days when Charlie's client secured the property.  This was a nicely upgraded condo that featured a nice open floor plan that combined both living room and kitchen spaces.  The kitchen was highly upgraded with top of the line stainless steel appliances and Caesar stone counter tops.  One of the biggest selling points is the nice mountain views that can be seen from the outdoor patio area.  Some of

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A Rancho Bernardo Greens home in San Diego, California has just been sold by Dan Benjamin of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the buyer.  17835 Frondoso Drive, San Diego sold for $730,000 and closed escrow on 04/27/2018. the home was on the market for 19 short days when the home received a lot of activity due to the aggressive listing price.  It ended up selling for $15,000 above asking price for $730,000.  The listing agent had noted in the property description that the home had been recently appraised at $733,000 and would entertain offers between $715,000 to $730,000.  The three bedroom, two bath home featured 1,728 square feet of living space and was built in 1971.  It was located in the popular "Greens" neighborhood which is well known for

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An Olde Del Mar ocean view home in Del Mar, California has just been sold by Kimberly Kramer of Beach Cities who represented the buyers.  429 Carolina Road, Del Mar sold for $5,000,000 and closed escrow on April 30, 2018.  The beach close two bedroom home was mainly sold due to the large lot which featured an approximate 18,480 square foot lot which may be ideal for building a brand new construction home to take advantage of the prime location and ocean views.  The listing was on the market for a short 3 days on the market when Kimberly's clients secured the property.  The cottage style home located on this lot featured an approximate 974 square feet of living space and was first built in 1935.  It offered a detached parking garage with three additional

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A Mill Stream home in Huntington Beach, California has just been sold by Emily Benner of Beach Cities Real Estate.  7851 Southlake Drive #5, Huntington Beach sold for $435,000 and closed escrow on 4/13/2018.  The two bedroom, one bedroom condo received a ton of activity when it first came on the market and sold for $25,000 above asking price after being on the market for 9 short days.  There were several reasons for the high demand of this condo which included being located in an end unit location with vaulted ceilings, open floor plan that combined kitchen and living room spaces.  Off the living room is a private patio space that is ideal for morning breakfast and to enjoy the coastal Huntington Beach weather.  The condo came with a one car garage space

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A Dana Light condo in Dana Point, California has just been sold by Charlie Gilbert of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the buyer.  33615 Via Corvalian #1, Dana Point sold for 765,000 and closed escrow on 04/09/2018.  This was a very hot property when it came on the market and sold 4 days later for $15,000 above the original asking price of $750,000.  The three bedroom, two and a half bath home featured a huge 1,800 square feet of living space with a detached two car garage.  This was an incredibly large square footage home for the money and was one of the reasons why the home sold so quickly.  The home had also been nicely updated with a gourmet kitchen with quartz counters and top of the line stainless steel appliances.  

33615 Via Corvalian

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A Blackhorse home in La Jolla, California has just been sold by Dan Benjamin of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the buyer.  9760 Clairborne Square, La Jolla sold for $1,300,000 and closed escrow on 03/27/2018.  The home was located in the upscale Blackhorse gated community that is ideally located near the Estancia hotel and the University of California San Diego.  The four bedroom, two and a half bath home features 2,687 square feet of living space with an attached two car garage.  Many of the Blackhorse homes like 9760 Clairborne were built in 1989 with stunning Mediterranean style architecture.  The home was on the market for 159 days when it sold for $75,000 less than the original asking price of $1,375,000.

Some of the highlights of the

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A Portafina home in Laguna Beach, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Scott Bingham who represented the buyer.  786 Bolsana Dr, Laguna Beach sold for $2,420,000 and closed escrow on 03/29/2018.  The five bedroom, three bath home featured 2,860 square feet of living space with wonderful ocean views.  The home was originally built in 1982 and located in the upscale Portafina neighborhood which sits high on a hillside overlooking the Pacific Ocean.  It was only on the market for 19 days when it sold and originally priced at $2,485,000.  Inside the property Is a very open floor plan with many rooms offering nice ocean views with an attached two car garage.  The living room area offers vaulted ceilings, hardwood flooring and a gas

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A Lemon Grove home in San Diego, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Dan Benjamin who represented the buyer.  7021 Central, Lemon Grove sold for $670,000 and closed escrow on 03/12/2018.  This was a very unique home that offered a three bedroom, two bath main house with two additional income producing units.  One of the additional units included a one bedroom, one bath guest house with an approximate 441 square feet with a projected rent of $1,150 a month.  There is also a studio unit that is not permitted with an approximate 384 square feet with a projected rent of $1,150 a month.  The main house is is an approximate 1,256 square foot home with a projected rent of $1,800 a month.

7021 Central was originally built in 1940

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A Mission Hills home in San Juan Capistrano, California has just been sold by Jennifer Wetzel of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the owner and the buyer.  30151 Silver Spur Road sold for $1,645,000 and closed escrow on 3/13/2018.  This was a stunning home that was located on an approximate 17,640 square foot lot with 3,100 square feet of living space and a total of five bedrooms and three baths.  The interior of the property was highly upgraded with rich hardwood flooring, wood beamed ceilings and multiple French doors that opened to the backyard.  The kitchen offered top of the line stainless steel appliances with a large center island accented with hardwood flooring.  A truly open floor plan combined kitchen, living and dining room spaces with

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A Bluffs community condo in Fullerton, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Emily Benner who represented the buyer.  2360 Coventry Cr #26, Fullerton sold for $425,000 and closed escrow on 03/09/2017.  The condo was on the market for 4 short days and received the full asking price of $425,000.  It featured a total of two bedrooms, one bath with 930 square feet of living space.  It offered a nice open floor plan with nice hardwood flooring and upgraded kitchen cabinetry.  It also came with a two car garage and an inside laundry room.

The Bluffs complex is located in a canyon setting with a lot of amenities that are included in the monthly due of $299.00 a month.  The dues include a nice community pool, spa, tennis courts,

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A Madrid community home in Mission Viejo, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Jennifer Wetzel who represented the buyer.  23666 Lagarto, Mission Viejo sold for $840,000 and closed escrow on 2/22/2018.  The home featured a total of five bedrooms, three baths and 3,463 square feet of living space.  This home had a lot of interest in it and sold for above asking price after being on the market for 35 days.  Some of the highlights of the home included a grand foyer at the entrance of the home, spacious apple floor plan that combined the kitchen and family room space complete with a custom fireplace, recessed lighting and upgraded appliances.  The home also featured a formal living room, dinging room and downstair main floor bedroom

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A Marina Pacifica condo has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Annie September-Butler who represented the buyer.  7224 Marina Pacifica Drive S, Long Beach sold for $579,000 and closed escrow today on 02/07/2018.  The two bedroom, two bath condo featured 1,299 square feet of living space with direct water views.  The buyer came to Beach Cities Real Estate as a referral from another past client who was very happy working with Annie September when they bought in the Marina Pacifica complex.  Some of the features of this condo includes two fireplaces, remolded kitchen with granite counters, wood beamed ceilings, outdoor view decks off the living room and master bedroom.  The condo also included interior washer/dryer room, walk-in closet and

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A Dana Point ocean view condo has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Charlie Gilbert who represented the buyer.  33901 Mariana Dr #2, Dana Point closed escrow on 02/02/2017 and sold for $640,900.  The two bedroom, one and a half bath condo features 1,300 square feet and located on two levels. The condo offered a reverse floor plan with the bedrooms located on the lower level the the living room, kitchen and small breakfast nook area on the upper level with ocean views.  One of the nice features about this condo is the tall wood beam ceilings accented with a nice gas burning fireplace.  The condo offered multiple outdoor patio spaces which visually extended the living square footage of the condo.  

Included with the sale was a two car

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A T-Street home located in San Clemente, California has just closed escrow today by Jennifer Wetzel of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the buyers.  350 W Paseo Cristobal, San Clemente sold for $3,100,000 and closed escrow on 1/23/2017. This is the highest price sale in 2018 for the Southwest San Clemente area. The home is a very unique property that is located at the end of the cut-de-sace with no obstructing homes located in front of it.  It is very close to being called an ocean front home with stunning Pacific Ocean and San Clemente Pier views.  The house itself featured a total of four bedrooms, two baths with 2,054 square feet of living space.  The 15,438 square foot lot featured a very large front grassy area as well as parking located in

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A Presidential Heights condo in San Clemente, California has just been sold by Jennifer Wetzel of Beach Cities Real Estate.  122 Avenida Adobe sold for $749,000 and closed escrow on 1/02/2018.  The three bedroom, two and a half bath condo featured spectacular ocean views with 1,468 square feet of living space.  The condo was only on the market for 8 short days and sold for $30,000 over the original list price of $719,000.  For those not familiar with the Presidential Heights neighborhood should know this is one of the best ocean view condo neighborhoods in San Clemente.  It's sits directly above the San Clemente municipal golf course with select units offering sensational ocean and golf course views.  122 Avenida Adobe featured a detached two car garage

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A Cardiff by The Sea duplex home has been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Dan Benjamin who represented the buyers. 2048 Edingburgh sold for $1,557,800 and closed escrow on 12/26/2017.  The duplex was on the market for a total of 110 days and was originally listed at $1,499,000.  It received a lot of activity while being on the market due to the upscale neighborhood and ocean views and sold for over $58,000 over the original list price.  The sale was subject to court approval with two buildings being sold.  Both sides of the duplex featured a total of two bedrooms and one bath with a non-confirming 3rd unit studio that had been converted from the garage and featured a large private patio and parking.  

The units were nicely updated with a modern

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A Spinnaker Run condo in Dana Point, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Charlie Gilbert who represented the buyer.  25611 Quail Run #90 sold for $349,000 and closed escrow on 12/26/2017.  The one bedroom, one bath condo featured 468 square feet of living space and featured a nice greenbelt view and was sold fully furnished.  The condo was located on the second level of the building which features nice vaulted ceilings and outdoor view deck.  Some additional features included rich hardwood flooring, crown molding, baseboards, new paint and a galley style kitchen with granite countertops and white cabinetry.  It was originally listed at $374,222 and was negotiated down to #349,000 by Charlie Gilbert.  

The Spinnaker Run