Finding the most expensive gated communities in Laguna Beach, CA is easy if you know where to look. Our Laguna Beach Real Estate agents work daily with Laguna Beach buyers wanting information on the most exclusive places to live. One easy way to find the most expensive communities is to do a home search and see where the most expensive homes for sale are located. An easier way is to talk with a local real estate expert who knows the inside story on the different communities to live in. Here are the 5 most expensive communities. 1) Emerald Bay, 2) Smithcliffs, 3) Three Arch Bay, 4) Irvine Cove, 5) Montage Residences. It's not uncommon in any of these five communities to have homes for sale in the $5 million dollar range and up. Montage Residences boast a list price of above $30 million while Emerald Bay's most expensive home is listed for sale for $24,000,000. If your budget allows, then finding prime real estate in today's real estate market at lower prices makes this one of the best times to buy in Laguna Beach, California. For more detailed information on these communities and Laguna Beach Real Estate please contact us today at 949-355-1622 today.