The Emerald Terrace neighborhood is filled with many contemporary home that over look the Pacific Ocean and offer stunning Catalina Island and sunset views. The location is really ideal as it's situated in the upscale North Laguna area that is well regarded as one of the most desirable sections of town to live. Because of this it is also features some of the most expensive homes for sale with top gated communities like Irvine Cove and Emerald Bay where homes listed over $20 million dollars is not uncommon. The Emerald Terrace neighborhood dates back to the 1950's and early 60's when many of these houses were built. During this period many considered these beach vacation properties and were often residents from the greater Los Angeles area. Over the years the neighborhood has really developed into larger custom homes that range in Spanish, Mediterranean and Contemporary architectural design. On average these homes will range between 2,500 to 3,000 square feet and situated high on the hillside overlooking the Ocean.
One of the newest listings in this community to come on the market is a home located on Dartmoor street as pictured below. This contemporary home has recently been renovated and offers stunning sunset ocean views. Every inch of the home has been touched with nice wood beamed vaulted ceilings, recessed lighting and clean Contemporary lines. The kitchen area is open to the main living and entertainment spaces to offer the best of an open floor plan. The kitchen has been accented with glass backsplash tiles that tie in with the Contemporary theme. The house should be on the market in the next couple weeks and interested buyers should contact any of our Laguna Beach Real Estate agents at 949-355-1622 today. There are also many similar neighborhoods to Emerald Terrace so please let us know what you are looking for and we will do our best to match you with the perfect Laguna Beach home.