Laguna Beach Real Estate Blog

Wind & Sea Laguna Beach Apartments

Oct 15 57 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 87 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 87 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 24 123 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 17 116 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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Ruby Street Park Laguna Beach Homes

Sep 10 132 Views, 0 Comments.

Ruby Street Park is located on the ocean front street of "Ocean Way" in Laguna Beach.  Better known as the Woods Cove area, the homes surrounding the park date back to the early 1920's.  One historic home has just come on the market that is truly amazing.  The home embodies the perfect balance of historic charm with modern amenities on three levels of this oceanfront home.  Originally built in 1928, the Tudor style beach cottage has one of the best locations with views of Arch Point and beyond to the south and Moss Point to the north.  The park is conveniently located next to this home which adds additional space and avoids future development of the land which is controlled by the city.

Ruby Street Park Homes For Sale in Laguna Beach, California

The views simply amazing from this location with a private

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Calliope Villas Gated Condos

Sep 3 141 Views, 0 Comments.

Calliope Villas is a gated condo community located less than 2 blocks to the sandy beach in Laguna Beach, California.  Situated just east of Pacific Coast Highway sits a small three story condo building that is home to 15 luxury condos by the beach.  The complex has a gated entrance from the street level as well as a gated underground entrance for car parking.  The condos range from one to three bedroom units that were built in 1984 and offer 1,267 to 1,800 square feet.  Condo prices currently run $948,880 for a two bedroom, one bath condo.  The last time any of these condos were on the market was in December of 2011.

The units come with small deck area that sometimes have a small peek of the Pacific Ocean.  Vaulted ceilings, bonus loft area and living

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Laguna Beach Historic Ocean Front Homes

Aug 27 194 Views, 0 Comments.

Laguna Beach is one of the few beach cities where you will find a large number of historic ocean front homes for sale.  One of the reasons was that homes date back to the early 1900's as Laguna Beach was considered one of the most desirable 2nd home locations from those who lived in the Los Angeles area.  Many of these older homes still exist and mainly can be found in the South Laguna and Laguna Village areas.  Oceanfront homes in Laguna normally will start above the $5 million dollar price point with current historic ocean front homes starting at $5,950,000.  The size of these homes can really vary with some properties being under 2,800 square feet of living space while others will be much larger and incorporate a guest house with an average 5,000

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Emerald Bay Community Amenities

Aug 20 151 Views, 0 Comments.

Emerald Bay is one of the top communities here in Laguna Beach and offers a wide range of community amenities for it's residents.  Situated in the north section of Laguna Beach on a private beach is the exclusive community known as "Emerald Bay" that is home to approximately 500 homes.  This is a gated community that only allow access to those who live here and their guests.  Many ask about visiting the beach at Emerald Bay but there is not public access to this beach and the only way to gain access is by boat if you don't live in the community.  The video here explains some of the community amenities found in Emerald Bay.

For starters, Emerald Bay offers a 24 hour guard gate that creates a safe and friendly environment for those who live there. 

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Lighthouse Home in Laguna Beach, CA

Aug 13 228 Views, 0 Comments.

Many Laguna Beach homes offer a wide variety of amenities but very few can offer it's own private lighthouse!  A home in the Three Arch Bay gated community in Laguna Beach, California has just come on the market and offers a lighthouse that sits on the ocean front with private steps down to the ocean which offers a luxury swimming pool located adjacent to the ocean!  The oceanfront home located at 40 N La Senda Dr in Lower Three Arch Bay is currently on the market for $24,950,000 and offers spectacular ocean and white water views and comes with a detached guest house as well.

The home was originally built in 1929 and is one of the original homes built in the Three Arch Bay community.  The home was it's own private beach and swimming pool that has been

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