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Feb. 23, 2019

Find An Artistic Flair Near Laguna Woods Village Homes

Patrons of the arts living in Laguna Woods Village homes find plenty to smile about at the Sawdust Arts and Craft Festival. Hundreds of artists gather together to showcase their talents. Two seasonal festivals bring an artistic flair to the community.

Located minutes away from the Laguna Woods Village real estate area, the Sawdust Arts and Crafts Festival takes place each summer. Artists display their efforts in a variety of styles. From water color to ceramics, leather works to jewelry there is something for one and all. Workshops and demonstrations inspire budding artists. Favorite exhibits include the glassblower and ceramics wheel. A variety of classes are available on site throughout the festival dates and even during the year for those who are interested.

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Feb. 23, 2019

Embrace Local History on Lake Forest Property

Learn all about days gone by on Lake Forest property. Acres of pristine landscape preserve some of Orange County’s most valued treasures. Home to four historic buildings, Heritage Historical Park presents a timeline of local Californian history. Open to the public, valuable insight into the past is given to those meandering through. Holding the title of Orange County’s first historical park the venue opened its doors in 1982.

Explorers follow a timeline from 1863 to 1908. Serrano Adobe remains from the Rancho Canada de los Alisos ranch and represents the Mexican Rancho era of the Lake Forest real estate region. The El Toro Elementary School gives today’s youngsters a glimpse into what learning was like way back in 1890. St. George’s Episcopal Mission is inspiring and illuminating. The Harvey Bennett Ranch House reflects on farming days in early times.

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Feb. 23, 2019

Live It Up when Living in Mission Viejo

Amenities overflow at the Mission Viejo Country Club. Residents living in Mission Viejo who are members of the club and their guests enjoy games of golf, tennis matches, refreshing swims and vigorous workouts.

The Robert Trent Jones Senior Championship Golf Course sets the scene for friendly bouts of play. With a beautiful backdrop of the Saddleback Mountains golfers hit their stride. Mature Pepper and Sycamore trees provide shady spots to cheer over spectacular holes in one and commiserate over balls that have gone astray. Sparkling water features shimmer in the Southern California sunshine. Generations have traveled the course superbly designed in 1967 by Robert Trent Jones, Sr. Step by step grandparents and parents have passed on a love of golf to their offspring.

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Posted in Mission Viejo
Jan. 26, 2019

Best Orange County Ca Art Museums

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For those with a love of the Arts, Orange County has some of the best museums in Southern California. Whether your interests lie in sculpture, traditional paintings, photography or newer media, you’ll find it all in our ultimate list of the best Orange County Ca. art museums. Be sure to check out those with exclusive California-based collections!

Laguna Art Museum

If you are looking for a museum that exclusively features California art, look no further that the Laguna Art Museum on the Pacific Coast Highway in Laguna Beach.  As the oldest cultural institution in the area, the museum is situated in a scenic spot overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The museum features a dynamic collection of artwork created by California artists, and includes artwork that characterizes the state itself. From historical to contemporary styles, the Laguna Art Museum features a collection that showcases all periods and styles.

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Dec. 31, 2018

Orange County Real Estate Trends 2019

Orange County Ca. 2019 Real Estate Trends

As we roll into 2019, a number of forecasts have come out for the real estate market. Overall, the forecast for Orange County is looking promising for both buyers and sellers. Here’s some of the trends you can expect to see in the New Year:

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Posted in Orange County Blog
Nov. 24, 2018

History of Mission Viejo

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The history of Mission Viejo began in 1845, when John “Don Juan” Forster acquired Rancho La Paz and Mission San Juan Capistrano. These properties were added to his 1843 purchase of Rancho Trabuco. Much later, in 1864, Forster was able to acquire Rancho Santa Margarita y Las Flores to his holdings. With that purchase he became one of the largest landowners in the state, with holdings totaling about 200,000 acres.

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Posted in Mission Viejo
Oct. 22, 2018

Things To Do In Orange County California

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For the active senior looking for fun and excitement in Orange County California, the question isn’t what can you do - it’s what can’t you do! Adventures from beach combing to day hiking, shows, art exhibits, fine dining, sporting events and more await you at every turn.

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Posted in Orange County Blog
Sept. 20, 2018

What To Do At Laguna Woods Village?

Laguna Woods Village Active Adult Retirement Community

The residents of the active adult retirement community at Laguna Woods Village, the opportunities to enjoy the resort-styled amenities never end. With the temperate climate of South Orange County, outdoor enthusiasts can continue to enjoy the varied outdoor amenities available to them.

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Aug. 20, 2018

10 Tips For Choosing Your Active Adult Community Retirement Home

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You have saved and planned and are now looking forward to retiring. Choosing your active adult retirement community location is the next big step. Making decisions about finances, maintenance, amenities, lifestyles, pets, proximity to family and many other choices require thoughtful decisions. Here are 10 Tips to help you choose the best retirement property for you.

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Aug. 1, 2018

Welcome Back To My Orange County Real Estate Website & Blog

Orange County California

As a passionate advocate of the communities of Laguna Woods Village, Casta del Sol and Palmia, I truly believe Orange County California to be one of the most amazing places anywhere to live.

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Posted in Orange County Blog