October 2014

Found 23 blog entries for October 2014.

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A Laguna Beach ocean view home has just been sold by Michael Franco of Beach Cities Real Estate who represented the buyer.  152 Mcaulay Place closed escrow yesterday on 11/30/2014 for $2,250,000.  The two bedroom ocean view home was on the market for a total of 81 days and sold for 90% of the original asking price of $2,495,000.  Situated on the ocean side of Pacific Coast Highway and next to Victoria Beach, the two level home offered a contemporary flare while being located just steps to the sandy beach. Victoria Beach is well know of being a premier oceanfront and beach close close community.

Today's closing commences one of the highest sales in the Victoria Beach area in the last 6 months.  Michael Franco is a proven luxury real estate agent that

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A Monarch Hills condo has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Scott Lytle who represented the buyers.  14 Corniche Dr #D, Dana Point closed escrow today on 10/30/2014 for $390,000.  The end unit condo featured two bedrooms, two bath with a total of 1,154 square feet of living space and was originally listed for $420,000.  Situated in the gated community of Ritz Pointe, Monarch Hills condos offer a unique location situated near the beach and Monarch Beach golf course.  The condo was very unique and featured a wrap around patio deck, hardwood flooring and upgraded kitchen with granite counters and custom cabinetry.  The bathrooms were also nicely updge with new tile, granite counters and cherry wood cabinets.  The owner had also installed nice

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A Newport Heights home has just been listed by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Jim Knoska and Tim Carr of Villa Real Estate who represent the owner of the property.  The beach cottage is located at 415 Irvine Ave and currently listed for sale at $1,049,000.  Situated in the Newport Heights area of Newport Beach, the three bedroom, two bath home features 1,437 square feet of living space on a huge 6,534 square foot lot.  Some of the highlights of this home include a large family room and kitchen area, new carpet and paint and a 2 car garage.  The backyard is large enough to accommodate a nice remodel of the home which is located in a prime neighborhood in Newport Beach.

The Newport Heights area is located just east of Pacific Coast Highway near Lido

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A downtown Huntington Beach home has just been leased by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Woody Marsh who represented the tenants.  The three bedroom home located at 408 California Street leased for $3,250 a month as a long term lease.  The single family home was located in the Old Town section of the downtown area and was newly constructed in 1990 with 2,612 square feet of living space.  Featuring three Master suites with each having their own private baths as well as a formal dining, living and family room area.  A large 2 car attached garage plus gated front yard patio made this the ideal home that's located just blocks to the beach.  The property was only on the market for 4 short days when it was leased to Woody's clients.

The downtown area has a

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A Rancho Del Oro home in Oceanside, California has just been listed by Lidia Raven of Beach Cities Real Estate.  The three bedroom, two bath home located at 5254 Silkwood Drive features 1,205 square feet of living space on a huge pool size lot and currently offered for sale at $410,000.  Situated in the Rancho Del Oro area of central Oceanside, the home has been well maintained with high ceilings, skylights and lots of natural light.  A large 2 car garage, updated kitchen and modern appliances make this a very comfortable home.  The owner has installed new vinyl fencing and 17 solar panels to help with energy costs.  The large backyard is large enough for a pool and currently features a jacuzzi tub that's covered under a cute gazebo area.

5254 Silkwood

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A Holiday House condo in Malibu, California has just gone into escrow by the McDonald Team of Beach Cities Real Estate.  27400 Pacific Coast Hwy #108 is currently on the market for sale at $1,395,000. Located in the Holdiay House oceanfront condo complex, the one bedroom, one bath condo features 700 square feet of living space with great views of the Pacific Ocean. The condo offered a unique location with no unit above or below this single level unit and situated next to the community pool.   Nice tile floors, granite counters and custom cabinetry in the kitchen made this the perfect beach home.

The Holiday House is a unique complex with only 10 units that sit nex to the bluff front.  The condos are located directly above Escondido Beach next to

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A Ladera Ranch condo in the Three Vines neighborhood has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate broker associate Scott Bingham who represented the buyers.  The property located at 11 Three Vines closed escrow on 10/22/2014 for $470,000.  Originally listed at $488,000, the three bedroom, two and a half bath home was located in the desirable Three Vines neighborhood which is centrally located in the Ladera Ranch area.  The unit had been highly upgraded with granite counters and top of the line stainless steel appliances in the Kitchen.  The floor plan offered all upstairs bedrooms with a second floor laundry room and a 3 car garage.  The condo was on the market for a total of 50 days.

The Three Vines neighborhood is a residential condo neighborhood

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A Watermarke condo in Irvine, California has just accepted an offer and gone into escrow by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Jim Knoska who represents the buyer. The two bedroom, two bath condo features 1,250 square feet of living space and located at the end of the building.  Inside features an open floor plan with large living, dining and kitchen area.  Dual master suites with each room offering it's own private bath and located on separate wings of the condo.  Condo is very light and bright with rich hardwood flooring and granite counters.  A small balcony also offers serene views of the Watermarke complex.

The Watermarke Irvine complex is one of the most popular places to find quality one and two bedroom condos in the $300,000 to $500,000 range. 

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A condo has just been leased in The Pointe at Malibu condo complex in Malibu, California by The McDonald Team of Beach Cities Real Estate.  6477 Zuma View Pl #125 leased for $5,500 a month as a long term lease.  The ground level condo featured three bedrooms, three baths with 1,914 square feet of living space.  Located in the gated community known as "The Pointe at Malibu," the condo has been nicely updated with rich hardwood flooring and granite counters in the Kitchen.  Soaring vaulted ceilings could be found in the living room and Master Suite with lots of natural light.  The master bedroom included a large walk-in closet and it's own private view patio.  The listing was only on the market for 24 days.

The Pointe at Malibu is a gated complex that

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A Thunderbird Capistrano home in Dana Point, California has just been listed by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Lidia Raven.  The property is located at 33151 Mesa Vista and is available for lease at $4,800 a month.  The five bedroom, 4 bath home features 3,480 square feet of living space with views of the Pacific Ocean.  Situated in the Thunderbird Capistrano area of Dana Point, the home offers vaulted ceilings, spiral staircase, roof top deck and a gourmet Kitchen with granite counters and top of the line stainless steel appliances.  The owner is requesting a 12 month lease with possession to start after November 01, 2014.  This is an unfurnished rental with pets allowed based on the landlord's approval. 

The Thunderbird Capistrano area is located in

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A Moonlight Beach home in Encinitas, California has just listed by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Kimberly Kramer.  The property is located at 225 4th Street and is available for lease at $33,000 a month. This is a very unique contemporary home located in a prime location just one block to the beach.  It offers wonderful views of the beach and ocean from the living room and Kitchen area as well as the outdoor deck area.  The floor plan is very open with combined living and working spaces.  The bathrooms are simply beautiful with high quality tile and modern design and finishes.  The seven bedroom, six bath home is being offered for lease as a furnished rental on a monthly basis, short or long term lease.

The Moonlight Beach area is considered one of the

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Beach Cities Real Estate welcomes Sam Gelberger to the company.  Sam grew up here in Southern California in the Lake Forest area.  Her local knowledge of the various communities and homes gives her the advantage over other agents who are not familiar with many local nuances that effect real estate values.  Sam specializes in the South Orange County coastal cities including the neighboring beach towns of Mission Viejo, Lake Forest and Laguna Niguel. 

Sam has a strong worth ethic, very detailed oriented and is commited to finishing any task that she is given to it's full potential.   This results in strong consumer loyality to to those who come in contact with her.  She has won many awards throughout her years including Water Polo All-American MVP and

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A Balboa Peninsula condo in Newport Beach, California has just been leased by Beach Cities Real Estate agent who represented the tenants.  The property located at 3713 W Balboa Blvd, Newport Beach leased for $2,300 a month as a long term lease.  The two bedroom, two bath condo featured an estimated 1,000 square feet of living space with a  2 car car garage.  The location was absolutely ideal and located within a couple block radius to the beach and the Newport Bay.  Built in 1992, the one level unit featured an upgraded Kitchen with no common walls and leased within 34 days of being on the open market.

The Balboa Peninsula is a great place to find short and long term rentals in the Newport Beach area.  This small strip of land is located very close to

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A condo in the Tiempo condo complex in Irvine, California has just been leased by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Mike Kashani who represented the tenants.  38 Alicante Aisle, Irvine was a two bedroom, one bath condo that leased for $2,700 a month as a long term rental. Featuring two bedrooms plus a bonus loft area, the condo offered 1,075 square feet of living space with a 2 car attached garage.  Stunning cathedral ceilings, brick fireplace with an open floor plan that combined the Kitchen with the casual living spaces.  The condo also featured a large Master suite, a main floor bedroom and was only on the market for a short 13 days.

The Tiempo Irvine community is located off Jamboree Road and Alton Parkway in the Westpark area of Irvine.  The

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A West Nine condo in Laguna Niguel, California has just been leased by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Erica Olsen who represented the tenants.  31266 W Nine Dr, Laguna Niguel leased for $2,200 a month as a long term lease.  Situated in the West Nine condo complex, the two bedroom, two bath unit featured 1,260 square feet of living space.  The single story end unit condo offered amazing golf course and lake views and located in a very private location.  A detached 2 car garage, vaulted ceiling, hardwood flooring and upgraded kitchen were some of the highlights of this home that was only on the market for 12 days when it leased out to Olsen's client.

The West Nine complex is located next to the El Niguel Country Club and golf course directly off Crown

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A Harbor Highlands II home in Newport Beach, California has just been leased by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Michael Franco who represented the tenants.  The property located at 1526 Dorothy Lane leased for $8,900 a month as a long term lease.  The four bedroom, two bath home featured 3,500 square feet of living space and located in the Dover Shores area of Newport Beach.  The home was remolded back in 2005 and featured an open floor plan that combined the kitchen area with the family room.  The gourmet kitchen featured granite counter and a large wood block center island with built in eating nook area.  A dual sided fireplace accented both the living and dining room which was accented by the beautiful hardwood flooring.  Outside featured a covered

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A Newport Crest condo in Newport Beach, California has just been leased by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Kathryn Garson who represented the tenants.  The property located at 12 Wild Goose leased for $3,400 a month as a long term lease.  The three bedroom, two bath condo offered 1,622 square feet of living space and located in the desirable Newport Crest condo community.  The condo had recently gone through a renovation with new Kitchen cabinetry, counter-tops and flooring.  The landlord had also installed new stainless steel appliances that accecent the white cabinetry.  The condo offered a unique location that opened to a large and open field with peek views of the ocean and leased after being on the market for a total of 33 days.  Most units in this

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A Niguel Hills home in Laguna Niguel, California has just been leased by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Erica Olsen who represented the tenants.  The property located at 29622 Vista Plaza Dr leased for $4,000 a month as a long term lease.  Situated in the upscale Niguel Hills community, the four bedroom two bath home featured 2,549 square feet of living space on a huge 11,326 square foot lot.  The one story home was nicely maintained and upgraded with dark hardwood flooring that was accented with smooth white painted walls and lots of natural light through the many doors and windows in the home.  The Kitchen was also very light and bright with white kitchen cabinetry and tile counters which overlooked the backyard.  The Master suite offered large sliding

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A Seacliff Club Series home has just been leased by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Jeanette Infiield who represented the tenant.  The property located at 19245 Coldstream, Huntington Beach leased for $3,600 a month as a long term lease.  Situated in the guard gated community of Seacliff on the Greens, the two bedroom, two and a half bath condo multi-level townhouse with bedrooms located on the upper level with vaulted ceilings. extended balcony and nice views of the community.  The condo has been recently renovated in 2011 where the owner installed new granite counters, crown molding and crisp white cabinetry in the Kitchen. The great thing about Seacliff Club Series units is the direct access from the attached 2 car garage.  19245 Coldstream Ln leased

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A Marina Hills Laguna Niguel condo has just been leased by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Joseph Horsley who represented the tenants.  The property located at 160 Chandon leased for $2,450 a month as a long term 12 month rental.  Situated in the  Chandon neighborhood in Marina Hills, the three bedrooms, two bath condo featured 1,536 square feet of living space and featured a main floor bedroom with dual master suites located upstairs.  Some of the highlights of this unit include a nice fireplace, individual laundry room, dining area wiht an attached 2 car garage.  The condo was only on the market for a total 16 days when it was leased out.

The Chandon community is one of the communities you will find in the Marina Hills.  The neighborhood has a nice