Laguna Beach Real Estate Blog

Circle Way Beach Front Homes

Feb 25 76 Views, 0 Comments.

One beautiful place to find beachfront properties in Laguna Beach, California is on the street known as "Circle Way."  The street is located in the Emerald Terrace community in North Laguna Beach and is a circular street with an approximate 20 properties.  Many of these homes will have some views of the ocean with 4 select homes located on the beach front as pictured below.  This is one of my favorite locations where the beach is only well known to locals with great views of the cliffs side and the Twin Points Estate to the south. 

Circle Way Beachfront Homes For Sale in Laguna Beach, CA

A new beachfront listing has come on the market at 1379 Circle Way and is currently offered for sale for $11,395,000.  This is a multi-level home that features 4,500 square feet of living space with wonderful coastline ocean…

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Circle Drive Ocean Front Homes

Feb 19 98 Views, 0 Comments.

Circle Drive is a small street located in the South Laguna area of Laguna Beach.  The homes are located on a cliff formation that extends out to the Pacific Ocean as pictured below.  Thousands Steps Beach is located to the south of this community and the Woods Cove neighborhood located to the north.  The oceanfront views that can be found here are simply stunning with Contemporary and Mediterranean style homes that occupy the bluff.  Many of the homes located here share a private beach access which leads directly down to the beach with real estate prices normally starting above $5 million dollars for an ocean front property.  Over the years homes have been listed for north of $20 million dollars with a majority of the homes selling for under $10 million.

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Woods Cove Condominiums

Feb 11 154 Views, 0 Comments.

Woods Cove condominiums are located at 2175 S Coast Highway in Laguna Beach, California.  This is small condo building with 20 units that are located on the ocean side of highway 1 and just blocks to the beach.  Situated in the South Laguna area, Woods Cove condos offer some of the lowest priced view condos in all of Laguna Beach.  These condos rarely come on the market for sale but currently there are two condos listings currently on the market.

The two listings are currently priced at $569,900 and $750,000 and both offer one bedroom, one bath with views of the Pacific Ocean.  The more expensive option offers more of a panoramic views with a prime upstairs location that includes views of Catalina Island.  The condo itself is very small and offers 552

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Laguna Beach "C" Rated Historic Homes

Feb 5 171 Views, 0 Comments.

Laguna Beach is home to many historic homes that have many different designations.  The various categories were constructed by the City of Laguna Beach historic registry to show the historical significance of the home.  The ratings include e, k and c categories.  The first category is the "e" rating which stands for a property in Laguna Beach that is in excellent condition and very unique in it's architecture.  These are considered some of the best historic structures in Laguna Beach as the city places special attention on these homes to maintain the current condition and historic integrity.  The second rating is the "k" category which means the home is in a good condition and is consistent with the architectural style that the home was built under.  The

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Laguna Beach Contemporary Homes For Lease

Jan 29 194 Views, 0 Comments.

Laguna Beach has a few select contemporary homes that are available for lease and can be best found in the South Laguna and Laguna Village areas.  Most of the these homes will either be located just steps to the beach or located in this hillside communities that run parallel with the coast.  There currently three high end contemporary homes that are currently available for lease and range from $15,000 to $30,000 a month.

The $15,000 a month option is a stunning contemporary home that was built in 2013 and located on the ocean side of Coast Highway and steps to the beach.  The home offers floor to ceiling glass and retractable glass doors that take in the view.  The owners have recently purchased this home and elect to lease them home until they can

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North Laguna Beach Front Homes

Jan 22 206 Views, 0 Comments.

North Laguna offers several locations where you can find beach front homes located directly on the sand.  This area offers some of the most expensive homes in all of Orange County with beach front homes offered for as high as $49.5 million dollars.  The two communities where you can find these beachfront homes is the Irvine Cove and Emerald Bay neighborhoods.  Irvine Cove is home to the Irvine Family who own a small section of the neighborhood and have a private beach for themselves.  The rest of the community is a mixture of homes located on the sand and in the hills offering wonderful views of the ocean.  The Irvine Cove community is one of the most private neighborhoods in Laguna Beach with it's own secluded cove beach and guard gated entrance.  There

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Laguna Beach Modern Ocean View Homes

Jan 15 252 Views, 0 Comments.

Laguna Beach has always had a lot of homes designed in both the Modern and Contemporary architectural design.  The city is very much an artistic town with art festivals and galleries with residents who appreciate and enjoy the modern style.  In Southern California the beach towns of La Jolla and Laguna Beach have the highest concentration of modern homes but none more breathtaking than the ocean view homes that can be found in Laguna.

The best areas to find these beautiful homes would be in the three main areas by the beach which consist of South Laguna, The Laguna Village and North Laguna.  In South Laguna, look for communities like Arch Beach Heights, South Laguna Village and Alta Vista which has a large number of modern homes that overlook the

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South Laguna Ocean View Condos

Jan 7 719 Views, 0 Comments.

The South Laguna area has many places to find ocean view condos in all different price points.  Some of the most affordable condos can be found on Wesley Drive where two bedroom ocean view condos can be found in the mid $600,000 range.  Buildings like "Laguna Ocean Vista Condos" located at 21681 Welsey Dr offer ocean view units that offer a short walking distance to the Montage resort and local shopping and grocery store located across from the hotel.  The units come with two large bedrooms, private patio and dining room area with monthly association dues of $410.00 which include the community pool and clubhouse.  Another condo building located on this street known as "Wesley Pacific" located at 21701 Wesley Dr is a large complex that offers wonderful

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Most Expensive Homes Sold in 2014

Dec 31 261 Views, 0 Comments.

The Laguna Beach Real Estate market was in full swing in 2014 as home sales continued to rise and the luxury home market saw some really big sales this year.  The most expensive sale was located at 2675 Riviera Dr which is located in the plush Irvine Cove gated community.  The oceanfront estate located on the bluff front on Abalone Point sold for a record $23.6 million on 6/16/2014.  The home featured four bedrooms, five baths and 11,722 square feet of three different levels.  This was one of many homes that came on the market in the Abalone Point area with one neighboring home marketed for as high as $65 million.

Most Expensive Home Sale in Laguna Beach, California for 2014

The second highest price home sale was located at 176 Emerald Bay which sold for $15,075,000 on 9/22/2014.  This is just shy of last years

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Laguna Seacliff Oceanfront Condos

Dec 24 282 Views, 0 Comments.

The Laguna Seacliff building sits on a rock formation that is set out in the Pacific Ocean and offers two bedroom condos that can have some of the best oceanfront views to be found in Laguna Beach, California.  The condo complex was originally built in 1960 and at the time was a premier place to live on the water.  Situated in the plush North Laguna Beach neighborhood and on the oceanfront street "Cliff Drive" is a truly unique spot.  With local building codes and Coastal commission regulations a building like this could not be built in today's age. 

The complex offers a secure gated entrance and once inside there is a central community pool, underground parking and a variety of units located on the lower and upper levels of the building.  Fisherman's

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