Located in Orange County, California, Laguna Beach is a beachside arts colony. Laguna Beach was incorporated in 1927 and is the second oldest city in Orange County. Laguna Beach is 19 miles southeast of the county seat of Santa Ana, 50 miles south of Los Angeles and 73 miles north of San Diego. Well known for its arts culture, Laguna Beach hosts three large arts festivals each year and has over 180 artists’ in residence. Every Thursday evening, many local galleries take part in an art walk for both local residents and visitors, along the historic Gallery Row in North Laguna. In addition to the art scene, there is a vibrant shopping and dining district and many outdoor activities which take place amongst the sandy beaches, canyons and coastal hills that surround Laguna Beach. The population of Laguna Beach is approximately 23,000 people. Laguna Beach is situated between the Pacific Ocean and the San Joaquin Hills, Newport Beach to the North and Dana Point to the South.
Laguna Beach is home to some of the most beautiful view properties available in Southern California. Laguna Beach offers many choices from condos, to historic beach cottages to custom built ocean front estates. With this many choices, it is best to have a professional brokerage group on your side, let the Franco Team of real estate experts help you navigate all your Laguna Beach options. The views can include the Pacific Ocean, Catalina Island, Newport Coast, canyons, San Clemente Island, City Night Lights and breathtaking sunsets. There are many distinctive neighborhoods to choose amongst, each offers different amenities, home styles, prices, view, etc. Laguna Beach is split into four areas: Laguna Canyon, Laguna Village, North Laguna and South Laguna. Examples of the neighborhoods are Arch Beach Heights, California Cove, Coast Royal, North Laguna and Three Arch Bay. Laguna Beach is also home to the residences at the Montage Resort and Spa. There are both guard gated and non-guard gated neighborhoods in Laguna Beach. Homes in Laguna Beach range in price from 350,000 dollars for a small condo to 35 million dollars plus for ocean front custom built estate.
There are seven miles of pristine sandy beaches in Laguna Beach. The beaches are split up by three locations; Southern, Central and Northern. The beaches in the Northern area are: Irvine Cove, Crescent Bay, Shaw’s Cove, Boat Canyon, Diver’s Cove, Picnic Beach and Rockpile. The Irvine Cove Beach is private beach accessible only through the private communities of Irvine Cove. This beach has two parts, which are attached by a tunnel that is accessible at low tides. This beach is used for surfing, body surfing, skin diving, scuba diving and skim boarding. The beaches of the Central area are: Main Beach, Sleepy Hollow, St. Ann’s Street, Thalia Street, Oak Street, Brook’s Street, Mountain Road and Bluebird Canyon. Sleepy Hollow Beach is located just south of Laguna Beach town center. This beach is popular with both Laguna Beach residents and visitors. The beach has a sand bottom with shore break surf conditions, which is popular with swimmers and body surfers. The beaches at the Southern area are: Pearl Street, Wood’s Cove, Moss Point, Victoria Beach, Christmas Cove, Goff Cove and Treasure Island. Moss Point Beach is secluded in the area north of Rockledge and south of Wood’s Cove. This is area is popular with locals. Moss Point is has wonderful activities including skin diving, scuba diving, and tide pool exploration.
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