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Best Spots for Inspiration in Laguna Beach

Artists have been drawn to Laguna Beach since its early days, and it’s easy to see why. Our community has some of the most stunning vistas, natural beauty and interesting locations on the California coast. All you have to do is walk outside your front door to find inspiration for that painting, short story or


Top-of-the-Line Disaster Kits

Here in Southern California we know we need to be ready in case an earthquake strikes. The American Red Cross has been advising for years to have an disaster kit stocked and ready should you and your loved ones need to evacuate in a hurry. But why settle for the basic kits you can buy in


5 Great Places for Offbeat Holiday Gifts in Laguna Beach

There’s no doubt that Laguna Beach offers some of the best shopping in Southern California. Even so, you may be stuck trying to figure out the perfect gift for one or two people on your list. Not to worry! Here are five great places in Laguna Beach where you can find unique and offbeat holiday


Halloween Happenings In Laguna Beach

Halloween is sneaking up on us, are you ready? It’s time to plan what costume you are going to wear, what treats you are going to hand out, and to get those jack o’ lanterns carved to make your Laguna Beach home extra spooky this year. In case you aren’t aware, Halloween falls on a


Monarch Beach Resort

The Monarch Beach Resort is a Forbes Five-Star, AAA Five-Diamond awarded resort and is located along the pristine, sandy shores of the Pacific Ocean in Dana Point, California. It has been voted as one of the “Top 25 Hotel Spas in the World” by Travel & Leisure Magazine. As one of the top resorts in the area,


Montage Laguna Beach The Montage Laguna Beach is set on an oceanfront bluff with sweeping panoramas of the Pacific Ocean and striking Craftsman-style architecture. This 248-room luxury beach resort has 30 lushly landscaped acres  and is in the heart of the picturesque arts community of Laguna Beach (midway between Los Angeles and San Diego), making it the


Ronald Reagan’s Former Home for Sale $5 Million

It’s fascinating to think where a President may have lived before he took up residence in the White House.  But what if that president was a successful actor?  Ronald Reagan’s former home is a prime example.  His less-than-ordinary house has recently been put up for sale for just under $5 million. About the House The


Laguna Beach Takes Steps for View Protection

Laguna Beach is a lovely community in Orange County, CA known for its picturesque views and stunning boulevards. However, during the last couple of years many residents have had their fabulous landscapes destroyed by the trees in the area. As a consequence, they lost their beautiful views and caused the prices for their properties to


Laguna Beach Plastic Bag Ban Begins

Laguna Beach has begun its ban on plastic bags.  It is the first city in the county to outlaw the use of plastic bags at retail shops.  The measure was adopted by the city last year in February and is just now going into effect.  Nearby city of Dana Point will have a similar ban


Laguna Beach, CA, Market report for the week of February 9, 2013

The median list price in LAGUNA BEACH, CA this week is $2,495,000. The 192 properties have been on the market for an average of 214 days. The Market Action Index has been trending down lately, while inventory and days-on-market are climbing. The trends imply a weakening market. Supply and Demand The market has shown some