Pelican Point in Newport Coast, a small enclave of 48 homes offers one of the finest location in all of Southern California. It is one only a few guard gated communities located on the ocean side of Pacific Coast Highway. The custom built luxury homes located within the guarded gates are some of the finest homes in Newport Coast and all of Orange County.
The unique location on the ocean side of Pacific Coast Highway offers the best of beach living and golf course living. The community is surrounded by the world famous Pelican Hill Ocean Course and offers stunning ocean and Catalina views. The community only has three streets, Shoreview, Shoreline and Pelican Point Drive and depending on the street will determine the view of the home, some of the homes offer golf course views, some offer ocean views, while other homes offer both ocean and golf course views. The owners within Pelican Point also have their own private entrance to Crystal Cove State Beach, as well as being located next to the miles of hiking trails of the Crystal Cove State Park.
The Luxury homes located in Pelican Point are some of the finest custom homes in all of Orange County. The architectural style of the homes tend to be Mediterranean, as to fit with the Irvine Company's master plan for Newport Coast. The price range for the community starts in $6 Million range up to the $15 Million range based on size, view and location.
Three Arch Bay is a guard gated oceanfront community located in South Laguna Beach. It is one of only a few gated oceanfront communities in Laguna Beach, the others being Irvine Cove and Emerald Bay. It is located at the Southern most portion of Laguna Beach, bordering to Dana Point. The community is divided into lower and upper Three Arch Bay depending on which side of Pacific Coast Highway the home is located.
There are very limited oceanfront gated community in Southern California and only three in Laguna Beach. The community offers some the finest luxury homes in Orange County. The premier street within the development is La Senda Drive. La Senda Drive is the located on the oceanfront, with home homes located on the bluffs while others have direct access to the communities own secluded beach.
Beyond the guarded gates which provide access on both sides of Pacific Coast Highway to both the upper and lower parts of the community. Three Arch Bay offers two tennis courts, a sports court, a playground and clubhouse, not to mention its own secluded beach. Lifestyle is one of the most appealing aspects of living in Three Arch Bay. Enjoying one of the best beaches in Orange County just a quick walk from your home. Just outside the gates of the community are two world class resorts, The St. Regis Monarch Beach and The Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel as well as Monarch Beach Golf links, an oceanfront golf course.
The history of Three Arch Bay dates back to the 1930's when the property was first considered for development. There are still a few homes which date back to the 1940's and 1950's these homes have either been significantly upgraded over the years or will be sold for land value only. Over the years most of the older homes have been sold and new more modern homes have been built in their place. Today, Three Arch Bay offers some of the finest custom home in Laguna Beach and certainly one of the best lifestyles.
Home in Three Arch Bay range greatly in price based on view, location and age. While most all home in the community offer an ocean view, the view from Lower Three Arch Bay tend to be greater than those in Upper Three Arch Bay which tend to offer more panoramic ocean views. The value of being on the oceanfront make the homes located on La Senda Drive among the priciest in Laguna Beach. Homes in the upper section, those located on the non-ocean side of Pacific Coast Highway tend to be start in the high $1 million range and up to the $4 to 5 million range for newer construction. While in the lower section, the ocean side of Pacific Coast Highway original home start n the low $2 million range, up to $10 million plus along the oceanfront.
Cape Cove Town Homes is a gated community offering an excellent location in Dana Point. The community sits at the corner of Pacific Coast Highway and Selva within walking distance to the beach. The homes within the community offer a Cape Cod style beach house in Southern California.
The community offers a great location within the Monarch Beach area of Dana Point. This ideal location offers easy walking access to the Strands Beach, one of the favorite beaches in Orange County. It is also just down the street from Salt Creek Beach, The Ritz Carlton and the St. Regis Monarch Beach. For the those who enjoy an active lifestyle, Cape Coves amenities include tennis courts as well as just being a few minutes from the Links at Monarch Beach.
Also close by is the core of Downtown Dana Point and Dana Point Harbor which has recently begun a total revitalization. The Revitalization project began in late 2014 and will continue for the next five to seven years. The plan will bring both private and public development to the town center, with the main intention to design a pedestrian friendly town center for shopping, dining, entertainment and other activities.
The Community offers a unique east coast flavor with Cape Cod style homes in Dana Point. Originally built in 1980, many of the homes have been well maintained or upgraded over the years. Town homes in the community include two and three bedrooms, with floor plans as small as 1,300 square feet but most in the 2,000 square foot range. Depending on size and upgrades, the homes range in price from the $700,000 to $1,300,000 range.
Its beach close location makes the community ideal for both full time owners and those looking for a second home at the beach. For more information on this community, Monarch Beach, Dana Point or any Orange County Real Estate information give us a call at 949-355-3000.
Encantamar Condos, located in Dana Point offer an excellent location on the border of Dana Point and Laguna Niguel. Located at the intersection of Golden Lantern and Camino del Avion the gated condo development is located about a mile from the beach and Dana Point Harbor and across the street from the popular Ocean Ranch shopping district.
The development offers townhome style condos with two and three bedroom floor plans. most offering two car garages. Many of the condos offer ocean views while some offer more peek a boo views. Encantamar was built in the late 1980's and early 1990's, while their are some units still in original condition many of the units have been upgraded over the years. Currently these condos range in price from the $400,000's to the high $500,000's based on condition and view.
Besides its great location one of the developments strong selling point is its onsite amenities which include pool and spa, a club house and gym. Tennis courts are also included on site to add to the active lifestyle enjoyed by most in the community. This active lifestyle can be enjoyed with the onsite amenities as well as the many hiking trails nearby and the beach which is only a mile from your front door.
As the city begins a total revitalization of the Downtown area and the Harbour these condos will continue to be highly sought after. The Revitalization project of the Downtown Dana Point and the Harbor began in late 2014 and will continue for the next five to seven years. The plan will bring both private and public development to the town center, with the main intention to design a pedestrian friendly town center for shopping, dining, entertainment and other activities.
For more information on this development or any real estate listings in Dana Point, Orange County visit our web site or give us a call at 949-355-3000.
East side Costa Mesa offers an ideal location, it is close to the beach but is more affordable than Newport Beach. Located on the East Side of the Newport Blvd and West of Back Bay, the homes of East Side Costa Mesa range from old beach cottages, newer condos to large estate homes. There are even some great investment properties located in the area, primarily in the form of duplexes and fourplexes but also some larger multi-family properties. With easy access to the 55 Freeway, residents can work in Irvine, Santa Ana or most parts of Orange County. The beach lifestyle is the biggest draw of East side Costa Mesa, biking to your favorite pub or cafe is a part of life. Pricing of home in East Side Costa Mesa range from the mid $400,000 to mid one million dollar range for the larger homes.
Enjoy Newport Beach living at its best living in Harbor Ridge Estates. Harbor Ridge Estates offer incredible ocean views, sit on the bluff over looking Newport Beach. This Gated community is perfectly located to every thing Newport Beach has to offer, close to the Fashion Island, the beach and John Wayne Airport.
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