Monthly Archives: March 2011

East Costa Mesa Real Estate and Short Sales

  East Costa Mesa at South Orange County is a most sought after community for residential living and buying in the area. East Costa Mesa has 13 short sale home listings now on the MLS where the owners have no … Continue reading

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Irvine California Celebrating its 40th Year City Birthday

 Irvine as a city is coming of age for its 40th birthday this year. The economy powerhouse of the area, Irvine is the third largest city by population at Orange County, California.  Irvine was charted as a city during 1971 and then had 10,081 … Continue reading

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Laguna Beach Real Estate – Homes for Lease – March 2011

  Laguna Beach, California, homes for lease With some of the most extraordinary homes and blue water ocean view areas, Laguna Beach has 278 properties now listed for lease (March 24, 2011) Average monthly rent asking price is $7,092 now at … Continue reading

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Shady Canyon Irvine Real Estate – March 2011 Update

  Shady Canyon is one of the most extraordinary and exclusive residential communities in Orange County and is located in the hills east of Turtle Rock. Shady Canyon homes now listed for sale 22 Shady Canyon homes are now listed for … Continue reading

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Newport Coast Real Estate – March 2011 update

  Newport Coast is a spectacular part of Newport Beach with private and gated communities and Pacific ocean views, which has attracted some of the rich and famous people to South Orange County. Newport Coast had 14 homes sold during February 2011.  Average sold price was … Continue reading

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California Foreclosure Report – March 2011

  The ForeclosureRadar.com California report for March 2011 said that foreclosure filings in the Golden state dropped to levels not seen since since late 2008 when governmental intervention temporary slowed the foreclosure filing process. Notice of Default filings dropped 12.8% month-over-month … Continue reading

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Irvine City Council Actions to Support Business & Economy Growth

  Good news is that the Irvine, California, city council shows that it wants to improve local economy growth.  The Irvine council took action on March 8, 2011, to approve some pro-business initiatives.  This city council action represented some bi-partisanship between two groups, which have been at odds on … Continue reading

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Message from CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS(R) President on Home Foreclosure Crisis

  An important message from the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (March 10, 2011): I write on behalf of the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®, whose 170,000 members continue to witness the devastating consequences the home foreclosure crisis is having on California’s families, … Continue reading

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Eastbluff – Newport Beach Real Estate – March 2011 Update

  Eastbluff at Newport Beach is a primarily residential neighborhood located east and above the Back Bay (offering bay water views and ocean breezes), west of Jamboree Road, and north of Park Newport and the canyon.  See Eastbluff single family homes … Continue reading

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The Contractor Agreement – 7 Tips for a Strong Contract

The CONTRACTOR AGREEMENT   –  Follow these seven tips to make sure your contractor agreement works in your favor – not your builder’s. Tip 1:  Hire a lawyer Contractors use their own forms, which are drafted for their benefit, not yours.  You’ll benefit … Continue reading

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