Laguna Beach Real Estate Blog

Bluebird Canyon Ocean View Homes

Sep 17 30 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 57 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 63 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 27 103 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 20 111 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 13 151 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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Woods Cove Ocean View Homes

Aug 6 181 Views, 0 Comments.

Woods Cove is a great area located just north of Victoria Beach and continues to the tip of Arch Point.  Here you will find a combination of ocean front and ocean view homes that can be located several blocks back from the ocean.  Many love this area due to the close proximity to the Laguna Village and downtown area of Laguna Beach.

Ocean View homes in Woods Cove currently start at $1,995,000 and go as high as $15,400,000 for an ocean front home on Arch Point.  One of the most interesting homes in this area is the home located at 1715 Ocean Way.  It just came on the market 23 days ago and is located on the ocean front.  What makes this home unusual is that it is built on a rock formation with little rocks that act as stepping stones down to the sandy

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Rancho Laguna Ocean View Homes

Jul 30 160 Views, 0 Comments.

Rancho Laguna is a quiet residential neighborhood located at the top of Bluebird Canyon and just south of Temple Hills.   Due to the high elevation, the homes offer great ocean and canyon views.  One of the main reasons why buyers decide on this area is the private setting you get when you live here.  This is a very remote area at the top of the ridge which only receives traffic from those who live in the neighborhood.  The backdrop is simply beautiful with natural canyon's surrounding the entire community with coastal views in the horizon.

Home prices for ocean view properties in Rancho Laguna currently start at $1,450,000 for a three bedroom ocean view home that offers 2,328 square feet of living space.  A large selection of homes is rarely on the

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The Village Ocean View Homes

Jul 23 153 Views, 0 Comments.

The Village area of Laguna Beach stretches from the Woods Cove area and continues to the Main Beach area is by far the most sought after residential area for homes in the one to two million range near the beach.  What makes this area so great is the location and the style of homes that can be found here.  First, the location is within a several block radius to the beach and the many shopping and resturants that line Coast Highway.  The homes in this area date back to the early part of the century with many Spanish and bunglaow style homes built in the 1920's.  Ocean view homes are best found closest to the beach as the topography tends to be rather flat and doesn't afford itself to having big ocean views.

Ocean View homes in this are currently start at

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Laguna Beach Mills Act Homes

Jul 16 184 Views, 0 Comments.

Laguna Beach has a large inventory of older historic homes that were built at the turn of the century.  Many love these older homes for their historic charm and architectural details.  Others seek these homes out for their tax savings if they are covered under the Mills Act.  So what exactly is the Mills act and how does it save a homeowner money?  First, the Mills Act is an National organization that is set out to preserve these historic homes from destruction and modification.  They work with the state and federal government in lowering a homeowners tax base in care of these homes.  Laguna Beach has a lot of older homes but they are all not on the Mills Act.  A resident must submit an application to the Mills Act organziation to get approved before any

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