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About West Irvine

West Irvine is located to the west of the 261 toll road bordered by Jamboree Road, the city of Tustin and Irvine Boulevard within zip code 92602. Homes for sale in West Irvine start with 3 bedroom houses priced in the mid $600,000's and range to 6 bedroom homes priced up to $1.5 million. Construction in West Irvine began in the late 1990’s and finished in 2003 features homes built by reputable builders KB Homes and Lewis. The community of West Irvine is home to the original Irvine Ranch headquarters located on Old Myford Road as well as the Irvine Ranch Historical Park which is the current headquarters for OC Parks.

Schools serving West Irvine

  • Mayford Elementary School – Irvine Unified School District
  • Pioneer Middle School

About Turtle Rock

Turtle Rock Irvine is located within zip code 92603 on the southern end of the city. The community neighbors on the villages of Shady Canyon and Turtle Ridge and is bordered by Ridgeline Drive, Campus Drive and Culver Drive.  Homes for sale in Turtle Rock Irvine, CA offer quiet neighborhoods, mountain views and several community amenities with over twenty home tracts. The first hillside village in Irvine, Turtle Rock was built in the 1970’s. Turtle Rock homes for sale range from affordable condos to high end luxury single family residences priced anywhere from $800,000 to $15million. The community also includes Turtle Rock Vista, apartment homes available for rent. The area is well known for its green open spaces, footpaths and hiking…

About Stonegate

The Village of Stonegate is situated near the communities of Portola Springs, Great Park Neighborhoods, Woodbury and Woodbury East. The Stonegate Irvine zip code is 92620. Homes for sale in Irvine within this village include detached as well as attached single family homes. Prices range from the low $500,000s to the $900,000s. The community also includes a loop street lined with lush gardens and blooming landscape, the perfect path way for a stroll on a warm Southern California afternoon. Stonegate Village was built in 2011 and construction is still underway in the community’s newest edition, Stonegate East.  Stonegate East offers more affordable housing unites starting with two bedroom flats and townhomes priced in the $300,000s and…

About Quail Hill

The Village of Quail Hill is located on the southern end of Irvine off of the 405 Freeway at Sand Canyon Avenue.  The community is named after a distinctive rock formation on the 600 acres of protected open space surrounding the village. The village links to Boomer Canyon and the Laguna Coastal Wilderness Park, next to the community of Laguna Altura within the zip code 92603. There are condos for sale in Irvine CA available in Quail Hill as well as more traditional family properties. The village includes 13 different residential neighborhoods including single-family residences, townhomes and courtyard condominiums with prices ranging from the mid $400,000s to the $1,000,000s. The entire village features Tuscan and Mediterranean inspired…

Los Angeles is an amazing place to live. The entire county is literally jam packed with amazing places to go, things to see, fine arts, culture, nightlife, and more. However, that all comes at a high real estate price. The average listing price of a home in L.A. County is $1,114,000 and the average sale price is $652,000. That’s why we’ve put together this list to help you find an affordable place to settle in this amazing county.

There are approximately 90 cities within Los Angeles County, so we started to form our list by first finding the top 30 cities with the lowest average listing price. From there we decided to use one other factor to find the cities you should be living in – crime rates. The average violent crime rate in the state of California

Super Bowl XLVIII is coming up this Sunday and what better way to prepare than ogle some amazing Super Bowl party worthy super sized homes. When the Seattle Seahawks battle against the Denver Broncos, we’re all wishing we could be watching it with our friends in one of these amazing homes.

We found these amazing party pads by looking at square footage - each one of these homes is more than 10,000 square feet which is nearly 5 times the size of the average American home (2010 Census Bureau reports average U.S. home as 2,392 square feet).  So take a peek and check out the best party palaces in Southern California!  

44 Blue Heron 44 Blue Heron, Irvine, CA 92603

Nestled into Irvine’s Shady Canyon community this 11,441 square foot home sits on nearly an acre of

About Portola Springs

The community of Portola Springs is located off of Portola Springs and surrounded by open space and the Lomas Ridge which is part of the Irvine Ranch Land Reserve of more than 50,000 acres. Built in 2005 Portola Springs is a newer community and still growing and changing. Irvine homes for sale within Portola Springs are priced from the low $500,000’s to the low $1,000,000’s, all detached single family homes. There are 5 different enclaves within the community including both closely knit traditional neighborhood housing as well as open and roomy properties. Located within the zip code 92618, Portola Springs homes have a rustic architectural style with and Santa, Barabara, Monterey and Italian influences.

Schools serving Portola

About Orangetree

Orangetree is one of the smallest community neighborhoods in Irvine located just north of Oak Creek. This community offers some of the most affordable housing in Irvine with one bedroom condo homes starting at $280,000. Comprised of a mix of condominium and smaller homes, Orangetree is adjacent to Irvine Valley College and a popular place for students to rent. Orangetree is in the 92618 zip code along with the communities of Oak Creek, Stonegate, Portola Springs and the Great Park Neighborhoods. The Orangetree area includes Voyagers Bible Church, Pacific Church of Irvine and is located across Irvine Center Drive from the Oak Creek Golf Course.

Schools serving Orangetree

Irvine Unified School District:
  • Orangetree Elementary School

About OC Great Park

The OC Great Park community in Irvine is located on what used to be the Marine Corps Air Station El Toro. Back in December of 2013 the city voted to allow FivePoint Communities Real Estate Development and Management Company to build 688 acres of amenities at the Great Park in exchange for the opportunity to build an additional 4,606 residential properties making up the Great Park real estate community. 

Pavilion Park is the first of the Great Park Neighborhoods to be built and is located at the northern edge of the Orange County Great Park. The neighborhood’s architecture is inspired by classic American Heritage designs and geared toward meeting the needs of today’s multigenerational families. The community offers 10 different

About Oak Creek

Oak Creek neighborhood is comprised of 17 home tracts and approximately 1,200 homes including condos, town homes and detached single family homes. Oak Creek is located south of the 405 Freeway and borders on Sand Canyon Avenue, Barranca Parkway and Jeffrey Road. Surrounded by timeless oak trees, Oak Creek is situated between the village of Woodbridge and the Irvine Spectrum. Oak Creek is in the 92618 zip code and include properties ranging from the high $300,000s to over $1million. This community has a great location in Irvine with easy freeway access and just a short drive to tons of shopping centers including the Irvine Spectrum, Irvine’s premier shopping and entertainment center.

Schools serving Oak Creek

Irvine Unified School…