Newport Beach, CA Real Estate News

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
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Villa Balboa is a gated condo complex located in the West side of Newport Beach, near Hoag Hospital, off Superior. Villa Balboa is in a desirable location with walking distance to the beach, and biking to the Newport Beach pier. Villa Balboa is similar to hotel style living with subterranean parking. Many of these Newport Beach condos have spectacular ocean, bay and Catalina Island views. Villa Balboa is in a very desirable location. View the aerial photo of Villa Balboa in Newport Beach. For the most-up-to-date information in Newport Beach, we urge you to contact us.  We can assist you with all aspects of buying or selling real property in this and other neighborhoods and communities in Newport Beach.  Also ask to be placed on an instant notification system when any new Newport Beach M...
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By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
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Newport Shores Homes for Sale | Open House in Newport Beach This Newport Shores home for sale in Newport Beach  is listed for sale. The property address is as follows: 233 Canal StreetNewport Beach, CA 92663 This Newport Shores homes is very spacious and has three bedrooms, two and a half bathroom home is located on the Newport Shores Canal and features ocean views from the upstairs balcony. This beach close home in Newport Beach is a beautiful home that has been upgraded and remodeled.   There are many skylights upstairs which create natural light which fills the property. The kitchen and dining area of this gorgeous property feature Bamboo hardwood floors and stunning custom cabinetry. The living area opens to a beautiful deck with tumbled travertine overlooking the Newport Shores Can...
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By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
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Homes for Sale in One Ford Road in Newport Beach | Market Update | June,  2013 One Ford Road in Newport Beach is a very beautiful guard gated community.  One Ford Road has 2  entrances to this beautiful Newport Beach gated community. This area is bordered by MacArthur, Ford Road, Bison, and Jamboree. The community of One Ford Road in Newport Beach was originally built in the late 1990′s by Pacific Bay Homes. In this guard gated Newport Beach community, there are currently 1 active listings, 2 in back up, 0 in pending  and there were 2 sales during the month of June, 2013.  Average sales price for past one year is $1,901,385 with a price per square foot of $590.16. Median sales price in One Ford Road over the past one year is $1,850,000 with a price per square foot of $574.51. The highes...
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By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
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Newport Shores in Newport Beach | Market Update | June, 2013 Newport Shores in Newport Beach is a beach community  which is located on the west side of Newport Beach. There are approximately 440 homes which are located on the west side of Newport Beach.  Living in Newport Shores provides a highly sought after  beach lifestyle. The Army Corp of Engineers has completed the dredging the Newport Shores Canal.  It is so nice to see the residents enjoying the beautiful canal with the much clearer and deeper water. The Newport Shores community has a community pool, basketball court, tennis court, sand volleyball court and clubhouse,  for the residents of Newport Shores in Newport Beach. Currently, there are 8 active listings, and 2 in back up, 1 pending and 2 sales in June, 2013.  There are th...
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By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
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REO Property for Sale in Newport Beach | Bank Owned Homes for Sale in Newport Beach Market report for June, 2013. The Newport Beach REO market has declined significantly. One year ago, there were 6 active listings in June , 2013. There is now 1/3 of the amount of active listings. Newport Beach home buyers  often face challenges when purchasing a bank owned property of competing with multiple offers on the properties. This is also happening right now with standard sales.  Also, Newport Beach REO  or bank owned home buyers are competing with cash buyers when making an offer on the home. And we are seeing a similar trend with standard sales. Currently there are 2 active listings, 1 back up, 2 pending and there was 1 sale in May, 2013. The average sales price over the past one year is $838,...
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By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
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Linda Isle in Newport Beach | Homes for Sale & Market Update Linda Island Market Report June,  2013 Linda Isle is a Newport Beach guard gated community which is located off Bayside Drive in Newport Beach. Linda Isle is shaped similar to a horse shoe, and all the lay out of the homes are designed to be bay front. There are community activities in Linda Isle in Newport Beach including tennis for the resident's use. Linda Isle in Newport Beach is a highly sought after area with incredible Newport Harbor views. If you are searching for a luxury waterfront home in Newport Beach, Linda Isle is the place.  All the homes are located on the the harbor with a different views. There are 5 active listings on Linda Isle in Newport Beach, 1 back up, 1 pending sale, and there were no sales in June, 20...
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By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
Homes for Sale on Lido Isle in Newport Beach | Market Report Lido Isle Newport Beach | June 2013 Lido Island in Newport Beach is a highly coveted area in Newport Beach which is an island. Access to Lido Island is via a bridge going to Lido Island. Lido Island has bay front homes and many of these homes have slips available for their yachts. Below is an aerial view of Lido Isle in Newport Beach. The  homes on the bayfront homes located on Lido Isle in Newport Beach have incredible views of Newport Harbor. Many of these homes do have slips, however some are bayfront without slips. There are  51 active listings on Lido Island in Newport Beach, 1 in back up status, and 3 pending sales, and 3 sales for the month of June, 2013. There were 43 sales in the past one year on Lido Island.  The ave...
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By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
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Harbor View Homes in Newport Beach | Port Streets Homes for Sale The Port Streets in Newport Beach is an area which is referred to as Harbor View Homes in Newport Beach. The Port Streets in Newport Beach has approximately  1044 home sites, and these homes were originally built in the late 1960's to early 1970's. The Port Streets is a highly desirable area to live. The Port Sreets homes are located in a great family area with  large custom homes. The homeowners association for the Port Streets is approximately $100 per month. During the month of June, 2013  there are 8 active listings, 8 in back up, 0 in pending status and there were 8 sales. The absorption rate in Harbor View Homes is favoring a strong seller's market, and is as follows:   The average sales price of homes sold in the Po...
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By Christine Donovan, Broker/Attorney 714-319-9751 DRE01267479 - Costa M
(Donovan Blatt Realty)
Things to Do in Newport Beach - Chris Isaak at Hyatt Regency Newport Beach     On Friday, August 8, 2013, Chris Isaak will be performing at the Hyatt Regency Newport Beach at 8:00 pm. The Hyatt Regency is located at 1107 Jamboree Road, Newport Beach, CA.    Tickets are $220 apiece.    For more information, please see Chris Isaak at Hyatt Regency.    
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By Christine Donovan, Broker/Attorney 714-319-9751 DRE01267479 - Costa M
(Donovan Blatt Realty)
An Evening with Emmylou Harris at the Lido Theatre   On July 29, 2013 at 7:30 pm, Emmylou Harris will be at the Lido Theatre in Newport Beach.  Tickets to the event are $100.   All proceeds will benefit Bonaparte's Retreat and Crossroads Campus charities.  Tickets are partially tax deductible.   For more information, please see Emmlylou Harris at Lido Theatre.    
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By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
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The Castaways in Newport Beach | Homes for Sale in the Castaways in Newport Beach Market report for the Castaways in Newport Beach, CA  | June, 2013 The Castaways is a beautiful community of Newport Beach homes which are Cape Cod style homes. The Castaways in Newport Beach is a guard gated community.  The school district for the residents of the Castaways is Newport Mesa Unified School disrict, and the schools are: Mariners Elementary School (which is a highly desirable school), Ensign Middle School and Newport Harbor High School.  Ensign Middle School and Newport Harbor High School are located in close proximity to the Castaways in Newport Beach. There are  0 active listings in the Castaways in Newport Beach, and 0 in back up status, 0 in pending status, and 0 in pending, and there was...
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By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
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Newport Shores House for Sale | 233 Canal Street Open House | Sunday, July 21, 2013 from 1 pm to 4pm Newport Shores in Newport Beach is a charming community of homes in west Newport Beach. There are approximately 440 houses in Newport Shores, and there are some duplexes as well. Newport Shores also has a community clubhouse, pool, tennis court, sand volley ball court, basketball court and two play areas for children, one located on Canal Circle, and the other park is located on 61st Street. Below is an aerial photo of the Newport Shores pool and clubhouse area, and tennis court. Living in Newport Shores, it is definitely the beach life style. It is an easy bike ride to to the Newport Pier or the Huntington Beach Pier and shopping and dining. There are some fantastic restaurants located ...
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By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
Big Canyon Homes for Sale | Big Canyon Newport Beach Market Update | June, 2013 Big Canyon in Newport Beach is a highly sought after area in Newport Beach. This market report inclues the builder tracts of Big Canyon and there are a total of 6 builder tracts including Big Canyon Custom, Big Canyon Deane, Big Canyon Villas, Big Canyon McClain, Big Canyon Fairway One. (Big Canyon has both custom homes and condos for sale). Some of these tracts are gated, and there are some that are not such as Big Canyon Villas. If you are searching for a Newport Beach golf course home or a Newport Beach condo, consider Big Canyon. Big Canyon is a highly desirable area for a Newport Beach golf course homes. The area of Big Canyon in Newport Beach  is bordered by Ford Road, MacArthur, San Joaquin and Jambor...
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By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
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Balboa Peninsula Point in Newport Beach | Balboa Peninsula Point Homes for Sale Balboa Peninsula Point  is located in a beautiful location in Newport Beach on the Balboa Peninsula. Balboa. Balboa Peninsula Point encompasses the homes from A Street to the end of the Balboa Peninsula. There are bayfront homes, ocean front homes, and condos also that are available. The lifestyle is incredible. Walk, or bike to your favorite restaurant, and enjoy the Newport Beach climate. Balboa Peninsula Point in Newport Beach has 15 active listings, 2 in back up status, 1 in pending status, and there were 3 sales in the month of June, 2013. There are 15 active listings compared to 14 in May, 2013There is 2 in Back Up compared to 3 in May, 2013There are 1 in Pending  compared to 4 in May, 2013 There were ...
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By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
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Farmers Market in Newport Beach | Newport Beach Farmer's Market Another great reason to live in Newport Beach. The local Farmers Market. If you are looking for fresh produce, why not consider visiting the Newport Beach Farmers' Market? The Newport Beach Farmers' Market is a certified market. What that means is California Certified Farmers’ Market are places where the farmers sell their crops and their produce directly to the public. The Government will check to ensure that the farmers actually grow the produce themselves that they are selling. This is what makes this Farmers' Market a California Certified Market. The Farmers' market is held every Sunday from 9 am to 2 pm in Newport Beach on Via Oporto in Newport Beach (located near Lido Isle). Check out these gorgeous berries . . .   Th...
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By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
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Newport Shores Open House | Open House in Newport Shores Open House on Sunday, July 14, 2013 from 1 pm to 4 pm. This Newport Shores home for sale in Newport Beach has just been listed for sale. The property address is as follows: 233 Canal StreetNewport Beach, CA 92663 This Newport Shores homes is very sopen and filled with natural light. There are three bedrooms, and two and a half bathrooms. This home is located on the Newport Shores Canal and features ocean views from the upstairs balcony. This turnkey property boasts luxurious amenities throughout its living space. The kitchen and dining area of this gorgeous property feature Bamboo hardwood floors. The main living area is warmed by a fireplace. The living area opens to a beautiful deck with tumbled travertine overlooking the Newpor...
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By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
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Balboa Peninsula in Newport Beach | Market Update | June, 2013 Balboa Peninsula  is a highly sought after Newport Beach area.  The Balboa Peninsula is diverse and offers different types of housing. There are bay front homes, ocean front homes and there are both condos and single family homes for sale. There are Newport Beach condos for sale, and  Newport Beach single family homes located on the Balboa Peninsula. Living on the Balboa Peninsula is a very sought after lifestyle.  In essence, you live at the beach and can walk or bike to both beach and bay. Currently, there are 40 active listings on Balboa Peninsula in Newport Beach, 4 in back up status, 4 pending, and a total of 5 sales during the month of June, 2013. 40 active listings compared to 32 in May, 20134 back up compared to 8 in...
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By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
Homes for Sale in Balboa Island in Newport Beach | Market Report June, 2013 Balboa Island in Newport Beach is a charming area of Newport Beach. Balboa Island consists of  three islands in Newport Beach and the islands include the main island, the little island and Collins Island. Collins Island in Newport Beach is a gated community and has only 8 homes located on it, and these homes on Collins Island have incredible views of Newport Harbor. Balboa Island is a highly sought after area of Newport Beach. People move to Balboa Island because of the lifestyle. Balboa Island has an amazing lifestyle and is unique charm, with close proximity to upscale shopping and dining in Newport Beach. And take the ferry across to the Balboa Peninsula to visit the beach. In general, Balboa Island is showin...
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By Christine Donovan, Broker/Attorney 714-319-9751 DRE01267479 - Costa M
(Donovan Blatt Realty)
Things to Do in Newport Beach - Craft-O-Mania at the Central Library       On July 23, 2013 from 10am to 11am the Newport Beach Public Library will present Craft-O-Mania at the Central Library. There will activities and crafts for the children.   All children must be accompanied by an adult.   The Central Library is located at 1000 Avocado Avenue, Newport Beach, CA.    
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By Christine Donovan, Broker/Attorney 714-319-9751 DRE01267479 - Costa M
(Donovan Blatt Realty)
Things to Do in Newport Beach - Book Characters at Mariners Library     On July 8, 2013, Mariners Library will have story reading for children from 4:00 to 5:00 pm.  After crafts and reading, the children will have the opportunity to meet the surprise book character.  Children will be able to take pictures with the surprise guest. Children must be accompanied by an adult.   Mariners Library is located at 1300 Irvine Avenue, Newport Beach.  
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