Orange County has many different communities to choose from, as well as a wide variety of houses, condos and town homes in very different price ranges. Depending on where you settle, you could be right on the beach ( San Clemente, Dana Point, Laguna Beach, Newport Coast), next to a popular community park or near top-rated schools. If you want to go ahead and start searching for the current homes available for sale, follow the link and get a feel for what homes are like in the different areas and feel free to contact us with any 'relocating to orange county' questions.
We've made a small guide for our areas of expertise in South Orange County, so when deciding on where exactly you would like to relocate, be sure to check out our Orange County Communities by city guide, and please make sure to contact us anytime for more information about local areas and any tips and insight information we can give you about the specific neighborhoods! We are true experts in the different communities and most agents in our office have actually lived in several different cities within the 'OC' so we will truly help you from a 'neighbor' perspective.
When relocating to Orange County, here's a few questions that will help you ( and us) narrow your search and specific communities:
1. What is your budget and specific needs on the home? ( Size, lot size, bedrooms, style, age)
2. Are you going to be commuting and what is your longest distance you are willing to do daily?
3. Do you have kids in school and what are your preferences when it comes to schools?
4. Would you like to be in a coastal community or rather be closer to specific amenities?
5. Do you know about Mello-Roos in Orange County?
6. Any special needs or interests? ( ex: need an elevator, or looking for horse property).
We can also help you find a lease or temporary rental while you are still looking for your perfect OC Home. Give us a call, we are ready to help!
Welcome to the cutest house on Balboa Island!! Location location location this property is only 6 homes away from North Bayfront and boardwalk also close to Ruby Beach and town. Words cannot describe this beautiful Cape Cod style home. From the moment you walk through the adorable Dutch door you will feel the Light and Bright open floor plan with high ceilings. The home features 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, loft and a den plus an inside laundry room.
A landmark promontory location defining the spirit of the Newport Harbor – 18 Harbor Island. Here classic architectural structure meets a forward-thinking design aesthetic, creating a one-of-a-kind waterfront treasure with over 300 feet of bay frontage. With clean lines, open space and purity of form the re-mastered residence with a total building size of approximately 16,000 square feet lives graciously with large-scale rooms and a panorama of
Among the truly private beaches in Southern California, Irvine Cove is the most scenic and tranquil. Situated in Laguna Beach, this idyllic cove has only five homes that open directly onto its sands. ‘Villa Dei Tramonti’ is the largest and most private of these five. Situated behind its own gate, the property features 180 lineal feet of frontage on the cove and its own private steps to the sand. Surrounded by spacious terraces and mature
Nestled between the beach and the bay with appx. 90 ft. of frontage across 3 lots, 1813 East Bay commands distinction sight unseen, yet the caliber can only truly be appreciated firsthand. Designed by renowned architect Robert Sinclair, built by Patterson Custom Homes, and finished by Blackband Design, the home has a prestigious pedigree that represents innovative design & quality construction. The envy of every passerby is evoked with a
One of the most impressive oceanfront estates on the Southern California coast, this nearly three acre gated seaside compound sits on a scenic beach and renown surfing spot. Located in guard-gated Cotton Point Estates, this residence contains a multitude of spacious rooms within its nearly 13,000 square feet of living area. The expansive parcel with 450’ of ocean frontage affords an eminently livable arrangement of these spaces that captures
This FRONT ROW custom estate in Crystal Cove’s ultra exclusive and highly secure second gated community showcases sweeping unobstructed ocean views and superior construction. This extraordinary property will be completed (estimated) August 2019, due to the meticulous detail and craftsmanship involved in its structure and design. This home uses hand-laid stone from Italy and Spain and is being offered at mid-construction, allowing for
With plans completed and approved by the Strand Design Review Committee this home is offered to be built on this rare ½ acre homesite. The masterpiece of Modernism, designed through a collaboration of the two visionary firms of Brown Design Group and Coronado Design Group, will undoubtedly take its place among the distinguished and inspiring homes on the Southern California coast. Dramatic and sensual, the nearly 14,000-sq. ft. residence will
Arguably the finest estate publicly offered in the Newport Coast, 7 Pelican Vista showcases timeless beauty and design around every corner with unparalleled views of Newport Harbor, California coastline, and the Pacific Ocean with Catalina resting in the backdrop. At just over 11,600 sqft with over 3,000 sqft of covered loggias positioned on a peninsula lot just under 30,000 sqft this estate boasts 5 full suites, 11 bathrooms and every amenity
Villa Papillon (Butterfly Villa) is perhaps Pelican Hill’s most inspiring estate. Spanning an exceptionally private double lot for 228 feet of prime view frontage, this residential masterpiece captures views stretching from Newport Harbor to Catalina to Palos Verdes. Live and entertain on a grand scale - indoors and on the expansive grounds - in spaces evocative of the world’s finest hotels. Every finish and fixture has been hand-selected for
One of the great Estates of Newport, and finest homes in Orange County. This extraordinary one-third acre waterfront parcel situated across the harbor, possess a sweeping city light view of Newport Coast. Nearly ten thousand square feet of refined living area are centered around a Mediterranean courtyard that is dressed with mature citrus, olive trees and rose gardens. The magnificently detailed Italiante architecture has many sumptuous
The level of luxury is undeniably impressive,the location world-class. Standing atop a coastal bluff amid the resplendent beauty of the sun-soaked Laguna coastline, this private contemporary masterwork is a rare offering. With only 13 private home sites at the fabulous Montage Resort, this 9,500 sf custom estate commands coveted front row views of the Pacific Ocean and the surrounding natural beauty. Master craftsmanship and the highest quality
One of a Kind Masterpiece! Fabulous Antique Italian - French Country Ocean Front Estate Located on Almost One Acre with Approximately 180 Feet of Ocean Frontage. Panoramic Ocean, North Coast, City Lights, Catalina and Sunset Views Year-round. Simply the Finest Craftsmanship and Materials Available (Imported from Around the World) were used in this Virtually Brand New Home. Detached, Private, Guest House Suitable for your Most Sophisticated
It is an incredibly rare moment when history, beauty, opulence and an oceanfront setting come together at one time, presenting an opportunity that is truly provocative. Crowning a dramatic bluff between Moss Point and Victoria Beach in Laguna Beach, Villa Rockledge encompasses nearly 25,000 square feet of seaside splendor, complete with stairs leading to a private cove. Created nearly 100 years ago, the tranquil oasis reveals panoramic ocean,
Superlatives fall short of describing the exquisite contemporary design of this newer oceanfront residence. The home is light, open, and takes in the unsurpassed views of whitewater, the harbor entrance, Catalina Island, and sunsets. A seven-year project, it was executed with care and consideration and built with the quality, precision, and detail of a fine sailing yacht. The main level is oriented around a generously-scaled great room that
Occupying one of the best locations on the Newport Harbor with ocean, channel, and sunset views, this highly-anticipated Brandon Architects estate is an achievement of style and comprehensive design with 4 meticulously-calculated levels. A private beach, lap pool built into the structure, and shared ownership of one of the Western Seaboard’s longest private piers (accommodating an appx. 100-ft and 75-ft yacht) are among the home’s notable
Situated on nearly 10,000 sq. ft. lot on prestigious Victoria Beach is this wonderful multi-family property with a main home, two additional units and tremendous possibilities. The Pacific Ocean and living spaces effortlessly blend in the four-bedroom, four-bath home, which is thoughtfully designed to take full advantage of ocean and Catalina Island views, sea breezes and waterfront amenities. Walls of windows and sliding glass doors open to
On one of the best ocean view lots in Crystal Cove, this Northern Italian-inspired custom estate, designed by renowned architectural firm EBTA, is due for completion during the Summer of 2019. But the opportunity to involve oneself in the project now is prime. At over 13,000 square feet of living space on three levels, the home offers six bedrooms and 10 baths. The main level consists of a grand living/dining salon with a towering ceiling; a
A collaboration between some of the most respected names in coastal luxury home development, this meticulously planned bay estate will take waterfront luxury living to a new level. Situated on Bayside Drive’s last remaining bay front lot, the traditionally designed home offers a combined 10,900 sqft of elegant indoor & outdoor living across four levels, infinity pool & spa, rooftop deck, & shared ownership of the longest private
Situated on a private corner parcel at one of the world's most prestigious resorts, this beachside masterpiece affords the homeowner unbridled luxury in its many forms. Vast views of the great Pacific abound from the nearly 8,000 SF open-concept residence featuring soft contemporary finishes. Slide-away stackable doors and an expansive patio that wraps around the home prove vital to the indoor-outdoor lifestyle experienced at the estate. An
Crystal Cove’s most noteworthy new custom estate, situated out on the point at the highest elevations within the community with views stretching from whitewater to Abalone Point and Newport Harbor. Sited on an exceptionally large (23,000 sf), private lot at the end of a cul-de-sac, this masterpiece by the renowned Haigh Builders artfully blends classic European exteriors with soft contemporary interiors, creating the ultimate ambiance for
Seen any SoCal oceanfront locations this grand, impressive and rare? Hovering above the wave break on its own promontory perch, Casa Sopra L'Onda lives on the edge of Laguna's most romantic beach. Amalfi cliffs and coves meet sweeping sands and aqua waters of Caribbean coasts, with lush majestic hillsides, Swiss funiculars, breathtaking bluffs, bold rock outcroppings, secret sand-bottom pools, and a bedrock tunnel navigable at low tide. Only
The last great bay front compound in Peninsula Point is now for sale for the first time in over 50 years. Six contiguous lots comprise this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity now on offer. The total combined lot area is approximately 17,000 square feet, or .4 acres. Situated on a desirable corner with 180-degree harbor views, the bay front property features an expansive 60’ of frontage on the harbor. The verdant seaside garden and large private
Welcome to paradise. This secluded oceanfront home was recently built with the finest materials. Enjoy sweeping panoramic ocean views including Catalina Island sunsets to the renown Ritz Carlton and beyond. Enjoy the fresh sea air and sounds of the waves crashing below. Nature at its best! Pelicans fly, dolphins swim and whales. If you are looking for a single-level home, this fits the bill. The main floor master, family room and kitchen are all
Situated on a choice ocean-facing, half-acre lot within the established community Shorecliffs, this seaside residence epitomizes classic architecture and fine design. Gracing three levels and having 9,520 square feet of living area, this property is impeccable in every measure. Spacious formal and informal areas are thoughtfully arranged for living and entertaining. Walls of solid bronze windows and French doors open to expansive view terraces
Dedicated to a lifestyle rich in amenities, the essence of eclectic-contemporary harmonizes with seaside elements and enhances the paramount panoramas of the Pacific. Perched on an oceanfront platform, this Cameo Shores Estate provides the finest in location, design and meticulous attention to detail. Executing visionary conception to ultimate completion was a painstakingly four-year mastery that is evident in the concluding structure and
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