Laguna Niguel, CA

 

Laguna Niguel Homes

One of Southern California's first master planned communities, Laguna Niguel is known for its upscale neighborhoods and affluent lifestyle. The city rests in southern Orange County, next to other well-to-do communities of Laguna Beach, Mission Viejo, San Juan Capistrano and Dana Point. Nearly 62,000 people live in Laguna Niguel, with a median annual income of $80,733.

 

 

Lifestyle

home for sale in Laguna NiguelIn general, Laguna Niguel homes are located in beautifully-designed neighborhoods, and are spacious and well-appointed. More than 70 percent of Laguna Niguel properties are owner-occupied. The lifestyles of those living in Laguna Niguel properties are similarly generous. Nearby shopping areas offer a host of boutiques, fine restaurants, organic eateries and art galleries. Lazy Sunday mornings can be spent browsing the fresh produce at Laguna Niguel's Farmer's Market or taking in a film at one of several movie theaters in town. Ample fitness, pilates, yoga and dance centers provide recreation and relaxation to area residents, as do the town's many spas and salons. With all that Laguna Niguel offers its residents, locals can be as active or as restful as they wish.

 

 

Activities

Golf Clubhouse Loung in Laguna NiguelThe town's proximity to marinas at Dana Point and Newport Beach mean that sailing and other boating activities are easily accessible. Not surprisingly, water recreation is readily available in Laguna Niguel and surrounding communities.

Nearly 4,000 acres of the town's 9,456 acres are dedicated to open space and recreation, so even the land offers plenty of activities. The 18-acre Botanical Preserve flourishes in the city's Crown Valley Community Park, while 32 other parks offer a variety of recreation. A dog park, a skateboard and soccer park and a sport park are just a few of the town's spaces dedicated to specialized recreation. Thirty miles of trails beckon hikers, mountain bikers and wanderers to the Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park, 3,900 acres of wooded canyons with incredible views.

Laguna Niguel's Orange County location means that it is close to many Southern California amusement parks such as Disneyland and Knott's Berry Farm, as well as museums, entertainment venues and golf courses. There is always plenty to do in and around Laguna Niguel.


 

Education

Children who live in Laguna Niguel homes and Laguna Niguel condos and apartments have access to award-winning public school systems, including Capistrano Unified School District.

Several nearby colleges and universities offer top-notch continuing education. The prestigious University of California, Irvine is just a few miles away, as are the well-established California State University, Fullerton, Saddleback College and Chapman University.


 

Real Estate Options

With its abundant activities, recreation and outstanding educational systems, Laguna Niguel real estate is coveted by many. There are a number of well-off neighborhoods offering beautiful Laguna Niguel homes for sale. While market prices fluctuate somewhat, Laguna Niguel real estate is generally stable. Recently, new three-bedroom Laguna Niguel homes for sale had a median price of $619,000. Laguna Niguel condos are similarly valued.

With its abundant activities, recreation and outstanding educational systems, Laguna Niguel real estate is coveted by many. There are a number of well-off neighborhoods offering beautiful Laguna Niguel homes for sale. While market prices fluctuate somewhat, Laguna Niguel real estate is generally stable. Recently, new three-bedroom Laguna Niguel homes for sale had a median price of $619,000. Laguna Niguel condos are similarly valued.



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