With its picture-perfect beaches, top-rated schools and tight-knit communities, it’s no wonder Orange County is considered one of SoCal’s most desirable places to put down roots. Here, we highlight six of the area’s new listings, from a cozy Spanish-style bungalow in Newport Beach to a contemporary tri-level ocean view home in Corona del Mar. 

Nestled in the highly sought-after community of East Lake Village, 4342 Via Miguel is moments from parks, hiking trails, shops and restaurants—plus it’s within one of the area’s most desirable school districts. Represented by Jay Ravnikar, this two-story home makes a polished impression the moment its double doors open. A breezy entryway leads to an upgraded chef's kitchen equipped with granite countertops and stainless appliances. Upstairs are three bedrooms and two fully remodeled baths. The master has a full ensuite bath with two vessel sinks, soaking tub and dual closets. Outside a great entertaining space awaits—French mahogany doors open to a covered patio with a stacked stone barbeque and firepit. As part of East Lake Village, 4342 Via Miguel’s HOA amenities include access to three pools, sauna, clubhouse, gym and year-round lake access for fishing and electric boat rentals. 

Breathtaking 180-degree ocean, sunset, and harbor views can be seen throughout this spectacular four-bedroom, four-and-a-half-bath home. Dramatic wall-to-wall windows make the 4,098 square-foot estate feel even larger. Represented by Andrew McDonald, Sana Amarith and Linda Chan, 33712 Holtz Hill is part of the exclusive gated community of Diamond Ridge Estates and features an open floor plan with sunlight-capturing vaulted ceilings and multiple view decks. The master suite offers a double-sided fireplace, spacious ensuite bathroom, a walk-in closet, and a private balcony with stunning ocean views. Additional amenities include a wet bar with a wine refrigerator, a chef’s kitchen made for entertaining, a three-car attached garage and dual HVAC control with Nest controls. Located in Dana Point, this home is minutes from lively local beaches, fine restaurants and the Monarch Bay Plaza.

Moments from the beach, this three-level, single-family home on the prestigious 200 block of Corona Del Mar Village offers unsurpassed views of the ocean, iconic surf spot The Wedge, Catalina Island, Balboa Island, Newport Harbor and Palos Verdes. Represented by Dana Christensen and available furnished, 219 Dahlia Avenue boasts newly remodeled interiors, three spacious bedrooms and three baths. The kitchen is designed around a versatile center island with bar seating and equipped with Thermador stoves and quartz countertops. Also on the main floor are two guest bedrooms that offer views of the Jetty. Upstairs, the master suite boasts a walk-in closet and private access to a two-level patio with miles of ocean views. Additional amenities include a two-car garage with California Closet built-ins. 

This quintessential Corona del Mar Village cottage duplex is in an exceptional location—just two blocks to Begonia Park, six blocks to the sandy beaches via the nearby Goldenrod footbridge and a short distance to the shops and restaurants. Zoned R2 (for two residences) and represented by Dana Christensen and Michelle Brown, 619 Carnation features a partially remodeled, three-bedroom front home with yard and garage and a nicely detached two-bedroom back home with garage. The front home boasts a spacious ensuite master bedroom, large living room with fireplace and open-plan dining area and kitchen. Bright and cozy, this highly-desirable duplex is certain to be an advantageous rental property or an exceptional opportunity for a builder or investor. 

Live the Newport Beach lifestyle in this exquisite, newly updated four-bedroom, three-bath home in the sought-after community of The Bluffs. Represented by Dana Christensen and Michelle Brown, this home is privately situated on a quiet cul-de-sac, but is just minutes from beautiful beaches, The Bluffs Shopping Center, schools, parks, pools and tennis courts. Among 562 Glorieta’s many refreshed features is a brand-new kitchen with upgraded appliances and luminous white quartz countertops, which is ideally located adjacent to a dining area and expansive private patio—perfect for entertaining. On the entry level is a bedroom, bath and cozy main living area with brick fireplace. The spacious master bedroom boasts vaulted ceilings and faces the cul-de-sac—as do the other three bedrooms. 

Masterfully designed by award-winning architect, Christopher Brandon, and expertly executed by Berk Custom Homes, this extraordinary Irvine Terrace estate offers ocean and harbor views. Represented by Andrew McDonald, Sana Amarith and Linda Chan, Tahuna Terrace is a contemporary, 6,500 square-foot new construction home that features a range of natural materials, including limestone, oak, cedar and walnut. Upon entry, an impressive glass pivot door ushers guests inside, immediately delivering sweeping views of the ocean, Catalina Island, and harbor through a glass floor-to-ceiling motorized pocket door system. In the gourmet kitchen, a quartzite waterfall-edge island is surrounded by sleek flat-paneled walnut cabinets. Ocean views also abound in the ensuite master bedroom, which offers direct access to the backyard deck, pool and spa. Centered around a sunken inner courtyard with a 10-foot fireplace, the home’s additional amenities include an 8-foot cab elevator, gym, home movie theatre, full-service bar and a 500-bottle wine room.