Home Improvements with the Best Resale Value

Remodeling magazine recently released its annual Cost vs. Value report, which looks at 35 home improvement projects and determines the average cost and what you can expect to receive upon resale. For the second year in a row, the most valuable addition to a home was a steel-door entryway. A steel-door entryway is a quick [...]

Four-Bedroom House in Rancho Santa Margarita Listed for $749,000

18 Amantes Rancho Santa Margarita, Ca. There is plenty to like when it comes to this four-bedroom home in Rancho Santa Margarita, which was recently listed for $749,900. It is located in the gorgeous, tree-lined neighborhood of Arroyo Vista and is within walking distance of a championship golf course. This property boasts an [...]

By |2016-10-18T02:22:41+00:00September 30th, 2014|Articles, First time home buyer, Rancho Santa Margarita|

Irvine Co. Gifts County With 2,500 Acres of Open Space at Irvine Ranch

(Orange County Register photo) Prominent developer The Irvine Co. has proposed to give 2,500 acres of undeveloped land to Orange County as a gift, with the hope that it will remain open space in perpetuity. The land is located on Irvine Ranch in Anaheim Hills and east of Orange. Original plans for the [...]

Reports Say Lenders are Easing Mortgage Loan Requirements

In a good sign for the U.S. housing market, two reports out last week found that banks have begun to loosen the tight lending standards that followed the last housing crash and, as a result, demand for mortgage loans is increasing. In its analysis, Marketwatch proclaimed the reports findings “paint a picture of a market [...]

First Team Christie’s International Sees Big Jump in Luxury Home Sales

It was a banner second quarter of the year for luxury real estate in Orange County. First Team Christie's International reported this week that it enjoyed a 41% increase in the number of homes sold for over $1 million in Orange County during the three-month period ending July 1. There were 197 units sold by [...]

Award-Winning House in Anaheim Hills Listed for $659,900

1005 Burlwood Drive Anaheim Hills, Ca. It's rare that an award-winning house comes on the market, but that's exactly what we have with this single-level house in Anaheim Hills. In 2013, it was named the winner of the Anaheim Beautiful Residential Award and now it can be your for $659,900. This house for [...]

House in Anaheim Hills With Pool and Much More Listed for $729,000

5810 East Paseo De Soto Anaheim Hills, Ca. This four-bedroom, Mediterranean-style house in Anaheim Hills is ideally located on a quiet cul-de-sac and comes complete with a pool and huge backyard. The list price is $729,000. Boasting 2,300 square-feet of living space, this split level home also comes with three bathrooms. There are [...]

Renovated House in Fullerton Priced to Sell at $549,900

2910 Birch Place, Fullerton Ca. This single-level house in Fullerton is wonderfully-located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac and has had the same owners for nearly four decades. In addition to being well-maintained, it has also undergone recent improvements that makes it absolutely move-in ready. This house comes with four bedrooms, two [...]

Beautiful Two-Story House in Anaheim Hills Listed for $715,000

8870 Wiley Way Anaheim Hills, Ca. You might want to take a closer look at this magnificent house located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac in Anaheim Hills. It's on one of the best lots in this housing tract, providing incredible canyon views, and all the modern conveniences are in play that [...]

Home in Anaheim Hills on Huge Lot Listed for $715,000

8870 Wiley Way Anaheim Hills Ca. Incredible canyon views and nearly an acre of land are just the beginning of the highlights when it comes to this two-level home in Anaheim Hills. It was recently listed for $715,000. Built in 1999, this home boasts five bedrooms, three baths and approximately 2,300 square-feet of [...]