Vans US Open of Surfing | 2015 | Huntington Beach, CA

The Vans US Open of Surf Contest  began yesterday in Huntington Beach, CA.The US Open of Surfing is the world’s largest surf competition. And the crowds exceed over a half a million attendees. There is some amazing talent with these surfers, and there are other events to enjoy as well. The schedule of events for surfing began yesterday. The contest began July 25 and runs through August 2, 2015.  Other events include BMX and skate boarding as well. This event is a week long and the finals will be this coming weekend.

vans us open of surf

Some of the BMX competitors include Gary Young, Chase Hawk and Jason Watts to name a few. Visit the website for complete list of competitors.


Hurley US of Open

Photos are from prior year’s events at the US of Open Surf Championship.

Hurley US of Open

This is a great event to watch, and visitors come from all over to watch this. Be sure to arrive early as parking will be challenging.

 

Eastside Costa Mesa Homes for Sale

Homes for Sale in Eastside Costa Mesa, CA | Costa Mesa Real Estate

Eastside Costa Mesa is a highly sought after area of Costa Mesa. Eastside Costa Mesa has wide, tree lined streets and many homes are located on larger lots. Eastside Costa Mesa is a highly sought after area.

Eastside Costa Mesa homes for sale

Walk to 17th Street which has been renovated and enjoy dining and shopping. Eastside Costa Mesa is bordered by Newport Boulevard, 15th Street, Mesa Drive and  Irvine Boulevard on the east. There are condos, single family homes and multi unit properties in the Eastside Costa Mesa area.

The elementary schools in Eastside Costa Mesa are Kaiser Elementary School, and some homes located in Eastside, attend Mariner’s Elementary School in Newport Beach.

Search the MLS for Eastside Costa Mesa homes for sale, and Costa Mesa real estate. If you need assistance with finding your Eastside home for sale, please contact me.

  1. 3 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,600 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,405 sqft
    Year built: 1954
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 2
  2. 3 beds, 1 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,606 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,098 sqft
    Year built: 1958
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 3
  3. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 2,100 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,498 sqft
    Year built: 2001
    Parking spots: 5
    Days on market: 4
  4. 4 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 2,110 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,000 sqft
    Year built: 2012
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 5
  5. 3 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 2,540 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,999 sqft
    Year built: 2006
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 6
  6. 4 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 2,189 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,276 sqft
    Year built: 1954
    Parking spots: 6
    Days on market: 8
  7. 3 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,336 sq ft
    Year built: 1963
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 8
  8. 3 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,602 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,098 sqft
    Year built: 1939
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 8
  9. 3 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,370 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,534 sqft
    Year built: 1972
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 9
  10. 4 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,965 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,276 sqft
    Year built: 1959
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 10
  11. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,632 sq ft
    Lot size: 2,113 sqft
    Year built: 1993
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 17
  12. 3 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,253 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,227 sqft
    Year built: 1950
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 18
  13. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,348 sq ft
    Year built: 1974
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 18
  14. 4 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 2,100 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,276 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 19
  15. 3 beds, 1 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,583 sq ft
    Lot size: 9,583 sqft
    Year built: 1947
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 19
  16. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,950 sq ft
    Lot size: 2,792 sqft
    Year built: 1997
    Parking spots: 8
    Days on market: 24
  17. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,348 sq ft
    Year built: 1974
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 24
  18. 3 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,700 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,970 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 26
  19. 2 beds, 1 full, 2 part baths
    Home size: 1,242 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,742 sqft
    Year built: 1979
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 26
  20. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,452 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,452 sqft
    Year built: 1987
    Parking spots: 5
    Days on market: 29
  21. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 2,375 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,352 sqft
    Year built: 2015
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 30
  22. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,235 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,534 sqft
    Year built: 1935
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 31
  23. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 2,333 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,852 sqft
    Year built: 2015
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 31
  24. 4 beds, 4 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 4,100 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,920 sqft
    Year built: 1970
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 32
  25. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 2,162 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,697 sqft
    Year built: 2010
    Parking spots: 6
    Days on market: 33
  26. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,540 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,899 sqft
    Year built: 1989
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 35
  27. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 2,030 sq ft
    Lot size: 2,718 sqft
    Year built: 1994
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 37
  28. 3 beds, 1 full, 2 part baths
    Home size: 1,348 sq ft
    Year built: 1974
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 39
  29. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,780 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,049 sqft
    Year built: 1991
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 39
  30. 4 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,700 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,729 sqft
    Year built: 1998
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 39
  31. 4 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 2,500 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,470 sqft
    Year built: 1999
    Parking spots: 6
    Days on market: 44
  32. 3 beds, 1 full, 2 part baths
    Home size: 1,650 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,405 sqft
    Year built: 1954
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 44
  33. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,749 sq ft
    Lot size: 436 sqft
    Year built: 1980
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 50
  34. 3 beds, 1 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,250 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,970 sqft
    Year built: 1947
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 50
  35. 3 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,415 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,276 sqft
    Year built: 1954
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 52
  36. 4 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 2,700 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,792 sqft
    Year built: 2007
    Parking spots: 6
    Days on market: 54
  37. 2 beds, 1 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,250 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,307 sqft
    Year built: 1964
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 56
  38. 3 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,737 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,742 sqft
    Year built: 1976
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 57
  39. 4 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 2,100 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,020 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 62
  40. 4 beds, 3 full, 2 part baths
    Home size: 2,766 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,258 sqft
    Year built: 2015
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 66
  41. 4 beds, 3 full, 2 part baths
    Home size: 2,766 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,726 sqft
    Year built: 2015
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 66
  42. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,550 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,000 sqft
    Year built: 1989
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 66
  43. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,208 sq ft
    Year built: 1981
    Parking spots: 6
    Days on market: 78
  44. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,221 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,742 sqft
    Year built: 1980
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 78
  45. 3 beds, 1 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,690 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,099 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 80
  46. 4 beds, 1 full, 3 part baths
    Home size: 3,919 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,841 sqft
    Year built: 2004
    Parking spots: 10
    Days on market: 81
  47. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,698 sq ft
    Lot size: 2,500 sqft
    Year built: 1994
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 82
  48. 3 beds, 2 part baths
    Home size: 1,284 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,834 sqft
    Year built: 1923
    Days on market: 90
  49. 5 beds, 2 full, 2 part baths
    Home size: 2,505 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,098 sqft
    Year built: 1963
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 94
  50. 5 beds, 3 part baths
    Home size: 3,218 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,276 sqft
    Year built: 1952
    Parking spots: 8
    Days on market: 106

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(all data current as of 8/1/2015)

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The Castaways Homes for Sale in Newport Beach, CA

The Castaways in Newport Beach | Homes in a Gated Community in Newport Beach

castaways in newport beach

The Castaways has 119 homes, and they were originally built in 1997 and 1998 by Taylor Woodrow. The Castaways is a guard gated community located in Newport Beach.  The Castaways is bordered by Dover Drive in Newport Beach.

The Castaways is a very popular community and residents appreciate the close proximity to the schools, including Mariners Elementary, Ensign Middle School and Newport Harbor High School.

Currently there are 3 active listings, and there have been two sales since January, 2015.

There have been a total of 5 sales in the past one year.

Average sale price is: $2,225,900 with a price per square foot of $588.31.

Median sale price is: $2,261,875 with a price per square foot of $585.37.

Search the MLS for the active property for sale in the Castaways in Newport Beach.

  1. 4 beds, 4 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 4,065 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,802 sqft
    Year built: 1998
    Parking spots: 6
    Days on market: 58
  2. 4 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 4,300 sq ft
    Lot size: 10,049 sqft
    Year built: 1997
    Parking spots: 10
    Days on market: 66

See all Castaways Homes for Sale in Newport Beach - CARETS.
(all data current as of 8/1/2015)

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Villa Balboa Condos for Sale in Newport Beach, CA

Villa Balboa in Newport Beach | Search for Condos in Newport Beach

villa balboa in newport beach

Villa Balboa is a gated Newport Beach condo complex located in the West side of Newport Beach. Villa Balboa is located near Hoag Hospital, off Superior. Villa Balboa in Newport Beach is a very desirable location and many of these condos have views of both Newport Harbor and the ocean. There is a park in next to the condos called Sunset Ridge Park. This is a great location for a Newport Beach ocean view condo.

The condos have outside patios to enjoy the Newport Beach climate. There is also a subterranean garage for the residents which also has storage.

villa balboa in newport beach

The amenities of Villa Balboa in Newport Beach include two community pools and a fitness center for the residents of the community. There are also tennis courts as well. If you are looking for an active lifestyle this is a wonderful Newport Beach location.

villa balboa in newport beach

Search the MLS for condos for sale in Newport Beach, and real estate in Villa Balboa in Newport Beach.

  1. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,352 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,400 sqft
    Year built: 1980
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 12
  2. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,136 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,136 sqft
    Year built: 1979
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 42
  3. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,317 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,317 sqft
    Year built: 1979
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 43
  4. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,310 sq ft
    Year built: 1979
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 186

See all Villa Balboa Condos for Sale in Newport Beach.
(all data current as of 8/2/2015)

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Visit the Huntington Beach Pier | Huntington Beach

Visit Huntington Beach | Surf City

Huntington State Beach

Spring is here and the water temp is up, and the wave are up too in Surf City. Why not visit Huntington Beach? Enjoy a day at the beach, enjoy the surf, and sand. And perhaps stay late and use one of the fire rings along the beach to enjoy a sunset fire with friends and family.

Huntington State Beach

The Huntington Beach pier is a popular place to view the waves, surfers, and body boarders.

If you are visiting the Huntington Beach Pier, be sure to take heed with what the lifeguard tells you about the surf, rip tides, and ocean conditions.