Laguna Beach Real Estate Blog

Laguna Lido Ocean View Condos

Nov 19 50 Views, 0 Comments.

The Laguna Lido is one of the most expensive condo buildings in all of Laguna Beach and the best place to find oceanfront and ocean view condos for sale.  Located directly on the sand at 31755 Coast Highway are two stand alone buildings located on both the upper and lower level.  The two buildings are separated by the community pool as pictured below.  Condos rarely come on the market in this complex, especially in the lower level where condos have recently been sold up to $3 million dollars earlier this year.

The Laguna Lido complex is built like a mini resort with a full size fitness room, community saline pool, shower and game room and individual lockers.  One of the best features of the building is an elevator that provides direct access to the

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Laguna Royale Ocean View Condos

Nov 12 74 Views, 0 Comments.

The Laguna Royale building is located at 31423 Coast Hwy in Laguna Beach and is one of the largest condo buildings to be found in this small beach town. The condos offer a wide range of ocean views depending on where the condo is located. The complex is located directly on the ocean front and offers a total of 78 units. The building is secure with a guard gated entrance, subterranean underground parking and an on site property manager.

It’s important to understand the layout of the building and how different locations will offer different views. There are two upper levels that are recessed back from the lower level unit with a large roof top patio area that is part of the view from these upper units. It’s still a great view but basically you are

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Table Rock Beach Ocean View Homes

Nov 5 110 Views, 0 Comments.

The Table Rock beach area is located in the South Laguna Bluffs area is one of the best kept secrets for finding incredible ocean view properties in Laguna Beach, California.  Located off Pacific Coast Highway is a small street known as Table Rock Drive.  This is a very small and winding street that doesn't invite many cars to pass through unless one lives in this area.  The area get's it's name from the oceanfront condo complex known as Table Rock that sits directly on a large parcel on bedrock that jets out into the ocean.  These are million dollar plus condos that rarely come on the market.   

Many are unaware that there are also single family homes in this area that share the same great ocean views and also have quick access down to the Table Rock

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Gaviota Street Ocean Front Homes in Laguna Beach, CA

Oct 29 129 Views, 0 Comments.

Gaviota is one of the premier streets in the Laguna Village area of Laguna Beach to find oceanfront homes.  The street runs parallel with the ocean just south of the main beach and downtown area of Laguna Beach and spans a 5 block radius.  Many of the oceanfront homes located here are very unique and offer direct access to the sandy beach which is not true for all ocean front homes found in Laguna Beach.  The small stretch of beaches offer some of the best surf breaks and is really spectacular to watch the surfers catch waves just outside your back door.

There are all great restaurants in this area like "The Deck" and "Driftwood Kitchen" which offers lunch and dinner right next to the sandy beach.  Walking to all the galleries, boutique stores and

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Laguna Beach Tree Streets Neighborhood

Oct 22 142 Views, 0 Comments.

The North Laguna Beach area has a section just north of the downtown area that is commonly referred to as the "Tree Streets" Neighborhood.  The community get it's name after the street names that are derived from various tree names.  Popular names like locust, poplar and cypress are just some the street names you will find in this community.  The area is filled with mature landscaping and are located within a three to four block radius to the beach.  Select homes in this area will have nice views of the ocean but for the most part the views will be block by other homes located in front of them.

Real Estate prices in this area typically start around in the mid $1.5 million dollar range and can go as high as $4 million dollars.  The homes lead down to

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Wind & Sea Laguna Beach Apartments

Oct 15 163 Views, 0 Comments.

The Wind and Sea apartment complex is located at 763 S Coast Hwy in Laguna Beach, California.  This is a small building located near retail stores near the downtown area of Laguna Beach.  The 9 individual units in this complex are studio apartments that were originally built in 1930 and average 500 square feet of living space.  Over the years these apartments have leased anywhere between $1,695 to $3,000 a month with select units offering great ocean views. 

The location is really ideal with a short distance to the Main Beach area of Laguna Beach.  Local shopping, restaurants and galleries are literally located just steps outside your front door.  Once inside the front doors there is a cute courtyard area that is often a gathering place an ideal for a

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Lower Three Arch Bay Ocean View Homes

Oct 8 231 Views, 0 Comments.

Lower Three Arch Bay has really seen a surge in real estate prices as record sales have hit this summer.  Within the last month a $10 million dollar home sold located at 11 La Senda and was only on the market for 10 days.  This was an oceanfront home that was built in 1932 and has gone through renovations in the past and featured 4,000 square feet with four bedrooms located on a 12,197 square foot lot.  It was only on the market for one day and sold due to it's prime location in Lower Three Arch Bay.  Earlier this year another oceanfront home was sold for a record price of $8,500,000 to celebrity Lauren Conrad from the MTV reality show "Laguna Beach."

Today there are a total of 7 homes for sale in Three Arch Bay with three of them listed over $9.9 million

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Irvine Cove Beach Front Homes

Oct 1 168 Views, 0 Comments.

Irvine Cove in Laguna Beach is the premier gated community and Laguna Beach, California that currently features 3 homes priced over $36,000 with two homes over $49 million dollars. What draws in these huge price points? First, it's all about location. Irvine Cove is ideally located at the very edge of Laguna Beach and has breathtakingly large cliffs near Abalone Point that cascade down to the Pacific Ocean as pictured below. Homes are built as the top of these bluffs and have 180 degree panoramic views.  The community wraps around the two cliffs on both the north and south side of the neighborhood forming a small bay area which creates it's own private beach. 

Aerial Photography of Irvine Cove Community in Laguna Beach, CA

There is a small section on the south side of the community that offers 5 beach front homes

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Laguna Pacifica Condos

Sep 24 197 Views, 0 Comments.

The Laguna Pacifica building is located in the heart of the downtown Laguna Beach area and is an ideal place to find a beach rental.  The four story building is located at 100 Cliff Dr and features one to two bedroom units that often rent in the $2,500 a month range.  Built in 1965, the Laguna Pacifica is one of the iconic buildings in the downtown area and offers condos strictly for lease.

The condos that have come up in the last year for lease have been nicely updated with granite counters, hardwood flooring and custom lighting.  The building has a huge common deck area for all the tenants to use as well as a dedicated laundry room.  The best part of this building is being able to walk outside your front door and immediately be surrounded by

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Bluebird Canyon Ocean View Homes

Sep 17 191 Views, 0 Comments.

The Bluebird Canyon is located just south of the Temple Hills area in Laguna Beach and is well known for having great ocean views.  The area can be a little tricky to get to since many of the roads are very winding but the end result is spectacular views of the ocean.   This is an area that is filled with large mature trees and foliage that give the feeling of being in the country while in fact you are within 10 minutes of getting down to the beach and downtown Laguna Beach.  The immediate area is simply beautiful with a nice open area at Bluebird Park and views of nature from every direction.

Ocean View Homes in Bluebird Canyon will typically start at just under $1,300,000 and go as high as $1,700,000.  Most of the homes in the area have a combination

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