Relocating to Orange County, California

relocating_to_orange_county_ca_ homesOrange 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!

Relocating to Orange County

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$68,000,000
 

15 Del Mar, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 13 Baths, 18.7k SqFt
This is the most spectacular residence ever offered for sale in Newport Beach. Set atop an expansive, front-row, double-lot parcel of approximately one acre on the most desirable street in all the Newport Coast, the property features unrivalled views and absolute privacy. Nearly 20,000 square feet of interiors include every amenity one could desire. Impeccably designed and constructed, the stylish home is light, modern and eminently livable. An
$44,000,000
 

2431 Riviera Drive, Laguna Beach

6 Beds, 9 Baths, 10k SqFt
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
$35,000,000
 

16 Coral Ridge, Newport Coast

7 Beds, 12 Baths, 15.1k SqFt
Prominently positioned on a gracious half acre parcel atop the highest street within the ultra-private Crystal Cove coastal enclave, this premiere estate offers lifestyle and amenities beyond compare. Upon entry, you are greeted by the dominant 35 ft Northern Italian front façade, with 23 ft entry archways, sitting above a nearly 10,000 sq.ft. auto showcase/entertaining space with ultra-modern museum lighting, car turntable, and parking capacity
$31,900,000
 

58 N La Senda Drive, Laguna Beach

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 6,135 SqFt
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
$28,000,000
 

8 Midsummer, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 11 Baths, 13.3k SqFt
Newly completed in 2020, and situated on one of the finest ocean view lots in Crystal Cove, this Northern Italian-inspired custom built estate -- boasting the extraordinary design/build team of EBTA Architects, Pridemark Contractors & DeJager Design -- is now ready for immediate occupancy. At over 13,000 square feet of luxury interior living space, the home offers six bedrooms and 11 baths, as well as the many additional rooms, spaces and
$27,000,000
 

38 Linda Isle, Newport Beach

4 Beds, 5 Baths, 5,500 SqFt
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
$27,000,000
 

9 Lagunita Drive, Laguna Beach

6 Beds, 7 Baths, 6,101 SqFt
The pinnacle of Oceanfront Luxury! This immaculate estate boasts massive panoramic whitewater, coastline, and Catalina Island views. 9 Lagunita features 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, 6,101 square feet of living space, and an expansive 8,670 square foot lot, all situated along 74ft of pristine oceanfront. Nestled in a serene alcove on world-famous Victoria Beach, this magnificent retreat has lush landscaping, a massive estate-style private greenbelt
$26,900,000
 

9 Oceanfront Lane, Dana Point

9 Beds, 13 Baths, 13.8k SqFt
Crowning one of the finest homesites within Dana Point’s guard-gated The Strand at Headlands enclave, this brand-new custom ocean-view estate is without compare in Orange County. No expense has been spared on the 13,777-s.f. masterpiece, which combines private, fully appointed grounds and a 9-bedroom, 13-bath floorplan into one unrivaled compound. Multiple sets of disappearing glass doors open most living areas to phenomenal ocean and Catalina
$25,995,000
 

2201 Bayside Drive, Corona Del Mar

5 Beds, 9 Baths, 9,129 SqFt
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
$25,250,000
 

3725 Ocean Boulevard, Corona Del Mar

4 Beds, 6 Baths, 7,000 SqFt
Paradise Found. This fabulous new home with spectacular views from virtually every room, is more than a home, it is a lifestyle. Enjoy each day with the sun gleaming on wave splashed rocks below. Impeccable finish work and custom built by Pinnacle Custom Homes. 4 bedrooms, 5.5 baths, office, home theater, wine room for 350+ bottles. Limestone flooring throughout and an elevator to all floors. This property is located on the quiet, coveted
$25,000,000
 

5 Avalon Vista, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 9 Baths, 14k SqFt
5 Avalon Vista represents the height of luxury on the West Coast. This palatial property boasts a premier front row lot in Pelican Crest, an exclusive, 24-hour guard gated community elevated above all of Newport Coast and Newport Beach. The site is a rare, flat +/ 3/4-acre lot allowing for two levels of on-grade living with views stretching from Newport Harbor to Palos Verdes and beyond. Having recently undergone a multi-million dollar
$24,750,000
 

2102 E Balboa Boulevard, Newport Beach

7 Beds, 9 Baths, 8,546 SqFt
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
$23,995,000
 

31521 Bluff Drive, Laguna Beach

5 Beds, 7 Baths, 4,350 SqFt
SELLER FINANCING AVAILABLE. Spanning 5 lots and over 3/4 of an acre of stunning South Laguna Beach oceanfront, this legacy estate is a once-in-a-lifetime property that cannot be duplicated. From its vantage point secluded behind stone walls, the breathtaking views stretch from Palos Verdes to Catalina and San Clemente Islands to West Street Beach and crashing waves. An exquisite 2-level main residence and guest house span approximately 4,350
$23,500,000
 

2928 Ocean Boulevard, Corona Del Mar

6 Beds, 10 Baths, 9,609 SqFt
Designed by renowned architect, Chris Light, built over 3.5 years by Van Cleve Construction, and finished by Slayman Design, 2928 Ocean Blvd is every bit the modern masterpiece that its pedigree implies. Positioned on a premier corner lot, the newly constructed residence was manipulated in such a way that nearly every room enjoys striking ocean views. Upon crossing the threshold, an art-like staircase beckons the curious to take-in its
$23,000,000
 

31887, Laguna Beach

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,000 SqFt
Trophy oceanfront promontory above the shoreline at Orange County’s most picturesque 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 Thousand Steps Beach offers such large scale and diverse natural beauty. Only this landmark point Property,
$23,000,000
 

11 Clear Water, Newport Coast

7 Beds, 11 Baths, 12.7k SqFt
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
$22,500,000
 

1504 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach

9 Beds, 9 Baths, 8,800 SqFt
>>>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
$22,000,000
 

6 Waves End, Newport Beach

8 Beds, 11 Baths, 13.8k SqFt
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
$21,500,000
 

33 Monarch Bay Drive, Dana Point

5 Beds, 7 Baths, 10.9k SqFt
This stunning oceanfront home is angled on an elevated promontory capturing miles of uninterrupted coastline and cerulean blue ocean as far as the eye can see. Built in 2003, the spacious 10,900 square foot contemporary home unfolds with an impressive entry, wide gallery halls, volume ceilings, floor-to-ceiling glass, wonderful natural light and warm ocean breezes. The breathtaking ocean views extend past broad limestone terraces while a
$21,500,000
 

19 High Water, Newport Coast

7 Beds, 11 Baths, 13k SqFt
This is truly one of the finest homes currently available in 24-hr guard community of Crystal Cove. Located in the custom double gated section on a rare private corner lot with a single loaded street. This meticulously maintained “California Estate” is an absolute must see! Incredible ocean and Catalina views, as well as, Newport Harbor & Palos Verdes with stunning sunsets. This 12,900 sqft residence situated on a 21,000 sqft site, contains
$21,000,000
 

47 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point

5 Beds, 8 Baths, 9,308 SqFt
An Oceanfront Dream on one of the Most Scenic Beaches in the World. This home is a fresh and bright Cape Cod inspired Luxurious Estate that is the most perfect beach house! Enjoy three generous levels on the Oceanfront while listening to the waves. The decor is timeless and inviting, with lovely white trim casework throughout and fabulous design details at every turn. The designer kitchen is stunning, with gorgeous countertops and lovely white
$19,995,000
 

239 Carnation Avenue, Corona Del Mar

4 Beds, 7 Baths, 5,046 SqFt
LIVE AUCTION – SEPT 1, 2020. DETAILS TO FOLLOW. ACCEPTING PRE-AUCTION OFFERS FOR REVIEW. Spectators await with bated breath the Summer 2020 completion of 239 Carnation, a custom new construction residence in a class of its own resulting from its panoramic harbor, ocean, city light and Catalina Island views as well as its commitment to luxury and lifestyle alignment. A state-of-the-art Darwin Home Wellness Intelligence system by Delos works
$19,995,000
 

2104 E Balboa Boulevard, Newport Beach

4 Beds, 7 Baths, 7,199 SqFt
2104 East Balboa Boulevard presents a truly unprecedented opportunity to build your dream residence in one of Southern California’s most coveted locations. Situated on one of the largest lots on Peninsula Point, the property boasts sweeping views of the ocean and harbor, with close proximity to the wedge and some of the world’s best beaches. Plans for an iconic, contemporary work of architecture by Hudgins Design Group have already been approved
$19,900,000
 

10252 Sunrise Lane, North Tustin

20 Beds, 26 Baths, 36k SqFt
Welcome to this truly one-of-a-kind property, hidden within the rolling hills of Orange County. What makes us so confident of its unique nature? The property features 36,000 sq. ft. of living space, situated on 26 acres of land, including a spacious, sunlit courtyard. Panoramic views extend from Beverly Hills to Catalina Island down to Newport Beach. The expansive, beautiful, light-filled interiors artfully incorporate original Spanish mission
$19,466,000
 

18 Swimmers Point, Newport Beach

6 Beds, 11 Baths, 11.5k SqFt
Perched above the highly coveted community of Crystal Cove, the exclusive custom home lots of Crystal Cove is the epitome of luxury and exclusivity. Behind a second set of gates, all custom home lots have long been sold to private buyers. This rare opportunity features one of the best lots on a single loaded street with completely unobstructed ocean and white water views of Abalone Point. At 20,438 SF, 18 Swimmers Point is one of two lots in

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