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!
Irvine Cove is considered the most scenic private beach on the coast of Orange County – and home to the area’s most expensive and desirable properties. Only five homes in the community open onto the sands of this private beach – and 2431 Riviera is the largest and most private. The parcel of approximately one-half acre features 180 linear feet of frontage on the sand. Surrounded by spacious terraces and mature gardens, this sublime Mediterranean
Escape to this San Clemente oceanfront estate that sprawls across nearly three acres of coastal land, gifting scenic ocean views. This guard-gated compound sits just above one of the most renowned surfing spots on the Southern California coast and provides unparalleled privacy. Contributing to the resort style feel of this Cotton Point Estates, this stunning home offers a sport court, 55' oceanfront pool, and an event lawn. There are
Luxury at its finest, catered to your needs. Located in one of the most prestigious neighborhoods in Orange County, this magnificent estate features one of the most amazing panoramic views Crystal Cove has to offer. From the unobstructed white waters views of Abalone Point to the harbor lights of Newport Harbor, the endless sunsets over Catalina Island is sure to take your breath away. Meticulously designed by the award winning Robert Hidey
This extraordinary modern compound features the finest high-end amenities complete with world-class designer fixtures and is leagues above the rest. Situated on a secluded, very rare over an acre lot in the beautiful Cameo Highlands, this opulent home combines ultra-contemporary design & breathtaking, panoramic ocean views. The meticulously-maintained grounds include a stunning pool & spa accented by Ann Sachs tiling, sauna, a 25,000
Capturing the essence of the iconic Newport Beach lifestyle, your standards will be elevated within this Mediterranean masterpiece with notable, custom updates. Just steps to the sand & surf highlighting serene bay views, this magnificently-detailed architecture awaits. Within this recently remastered abode and guest quarters, it’s sumptuous & one-of-a-kind finishes, including numerous antique elements, steel doors, designer touches,
Rarely do site and structure so perfectly align to evoke a lasting sense of wonder. Situated atop the bluff with private stairs to one of five natural salt-water pools built into the Laguna Beach coastline, 58 North La Senda presents a unique experience born from its premier location and a eight-year journey for architectural excellency. Designed by Horst Architects, Chris Light, and Aria Design, the approx 6,100 SF estate basks in the prestige
Welcome to this beachside masterpiece, offering a prime location in the coveted front row of the ultra-exclusive Montage Ocean Estates. Enjoy stunning panoramic views of the ocean and epic sunsets from nearly every room in this vast, open-concept estate. Through the intricately-detailed walkway, a custom rotunda entry sets the tone for the palatial residence within. Each and every design, material, and finish has been hand-selected with
This freshly renovated seaside villa is the picture of perfection. Located in the gated community of Irvine Cove – Southern California’s premier private oceanfront community – its allure is evocative of properties found in the Mediterranean’s sunnier climes. Set upon a gentle knoll at the highest elevation within Abalone Point, the home is light, open, and perfectly captures ocean vistas from throughout. Walls of French doors open to view
One of just four homes on the front row of the exclusive Shorecliff cove with stairs to the sand,
this is a truly once in a lifetime opportunity to acquire an architectural estate in one of the south
coast’s most coveted locations. This masterpiece by architect Brion Jeanette takes the
Storybook style to a new level of relaxed sophistication while creating a truly livable and inviting
family home. Spanning over four floors, the main level
This striking contemporary residence opens to a magnificent seaside garden set right upon one of Laguna's most scenic private beaches. Over 7,000 square feet of exquisite design and construction include beautiful entertaining and private areas - all with astounding beach, whitewater, and ocean views. A sumptuous master suite, a media/theater area, an ocean view office suite, several large view terraces, a commercial elevator servicing all
A Crown Jewel of waterfront estates, 2676 Bayshore Drive offers a rare opportunity to own one of Newport Harbor’s most coveted and iconic properties. This landmark treasure offers one of the largest bayfront parcels, of over 22,000 square feet and 150++ feet of bay frontage. Featuring one of the most outstanding private dock facilities in Newport Harbor, with three docks to accommodate several large yachts and other watercraft. The park-like
A house more extraordinary. This newly constructed masterpiece boasts 72’ of bay frontage, ideally positioned at the mouth of Newport Harbor, and is designed with the utmost quality of craftsmanship and material. Modern Farmhouse in style with French limestone, Riviera Bronze windows and wood beamed ceilings, the property is fitted with custom finishes and cutting-edge technologies throughout – Lutron lighting with Savant Smart Home Automation,
Just completed, this bay front home occupies the most sought-after location on Newport Harbor. Set behind the manned gates of Linda Isle, this 5,500 square foot residence of contemporary design is meticulously finished with the finest of interior appointments. The result is a home that is uncommonly spacious, light, and livable. Walls of floor-to-ceiling glass on both levels capture the very best uninterrupted westerly views over the main
A rare opportunity to acquire within arguably one of California’s most sought after coastal neighborhoods. Situated in Irvine Cove, Laguna Beach’s highly-desirable gated, private beach community, this single-story estate perched on top of a 11,000 square ft. lot, is a living work of art. A feast for the eyes from the moment you enter the front door and are greeted with the most spectacular, unobstructed 180degree views of the Pacific Ocean
SLATED FOR COMPLETION SPRING 2021. 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 bay 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
The only new construction estate located within Newport Coast’s prized Pelican Hill gated community is a reflection of timeless appeal and quality construction. Located on a prominent corner lot with sweeping views of hills, canyon, the Pacific Ocean with Catalina and year round sunsets resting in the backdrop this estate boasted tasteful grandeur throughout. From the moment you enter the expansive on grade motor court through the open air entry
Breathtaking ocean views and walls of glass hanging over the waves, tidal pools, and Newport
Beach Harbor entrance distinguish this near 7500 square foot exquisitely built home on the most
prestigious section of Ocean Blvd. Seven years from design through completion with extensive
concrete construction and caissons ensures this home is built to last a lifetime. Few homes along
the entire California coast can match the sunset views from every
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, 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 deep-water dock on the West Coast
Amazing custom build to suit opportunity in one of the most exclusive enclaves in Crystal Cove. Perched atop the ultra prestigious Crystal Cove Community in Newport Beach, 6 Waves End is one of the few custom home lot enclaves in Crystal Cove with a second security gate. Surrounded by the best Orange County has to offer, the community is connected by pedestrian and hiking trails directly accessing the El Morro open space trail system and a
Arguably one of the most coveted properties within the quaint village setting of Newport Beach’s Peninsula Point this estate epitomizes Southern California Coastal living at its finest. Enter the private gated motor court with four car garage equipped with work shop, laundry, service bathroom and golf cart storage. Located directly above the garage find a fully detached apartment with living, full kitchen, bedroom, bathroom all surround by
Extraordinary opportunity to live above Arch Rock with stunning Pacific Ocean and sunset views. Nestled between Pearl St and Woods Cove Beach, this gorgeous estate is suspended at the water's edge with unmatched ocean, island, and coastline views. Wrapped in floor-to-ceiling glass this architectural gem takes full advantage of the dramatic 270-degree panoramic views. This home has expansive entertaining rooms all opening through disappearing
>>>5 PROPERTIES TOGETHER ##OCEAN FRONT##8800 SQ FT##^^++THIS IS A EXTREMELY EXTRAORDINARY OPPORTUNITY TO OWN AN OCEANFRONT PROPERTY AT A VERY DESIRABLE FAMILY QUIET LOCATION AND SEVERAL LANDMARK PROPERTIES JOINED TOGETHER ON THE BALBOA PENINSULA. A TRUE PIECE OF HISTORY WITH THE 'STUFFED SURFER" THE SURF SHOP ADJOINED TO IT AND THREE SEPARATE RESIDENCES. SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENCE 1504 W OCEANFRONT..A THREE BEDROOM THREE BATHROOM UNIT
Crowning the very upper echelon of Southern California’s finest oceanfront homes, this custom tri-level masterpiece offers an extremely rare opportunity to experience life as few others can. Located on the front row of The Strand at Headlands in Dana Point, the modern Mediterranean showplace reveals breathtaking whitewater ocean views that encompass shoreline vistas, Catalina Island, dazzling sunsets and Headlands and Headlands Cove vistas.
Trophy location above the shoreline at one of California’s most impressive beaches. 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 Thousand Steps Beach offers such large scale and diverse natural beauty. Only this landmark point Property, with
Crafted by master builder Rodeo Homes in the highly desirable private gated community of Crystal Cove, this estate is a living work of art. With hand-finished details and thoughtful design elements, this 7-bedroom, 11-bath residence offers a state-of-the-art twist on classical architecture. The sprawling 21,220-square-foot lot, looks out over the sparkling sea by day and up to the sparkling stars and city lights by night with true western
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