February 2015

Found 20 blog entries for February 2015.

San Juan Capistrano Home for Sale

On behalf of the buyer, The Aaronson Group has opened escrow on 30061 Saddleridge Drive, San Juan Capistrano, Orange County, California. (MLS® #OC15002489)

Featuring over 3,000 sq. ft. of living area, this gorgeous Mission styled, custom home offers 4 bedrooms and 3 baths. The well designed floor plan boasts high ceilings, custom cabinets, two fireplaces, and hardwood floors that add elegant warmth to the family atmosphere. In addition to the island and nook area, the kitchen opens to the family room and trellis-covered patio, creating an easy access point for entertaining and lounging. The large master bedroom suite features a spa-like bath, vanity, and heated floor. Modern upgrades includes an energy efficient central air system, which provides

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The Dana Point area is very popular for many types of events from outdoor festivals to bike races and more. There are plenty to choose from at the harbor and other venues throughout the area. Here are some of the top upcoming events near Dana Point.

Dana Point Festival of Whales - March 7th, 8th & 14th, 15th

Those in love with the whales of the area, will love this event. It's one of the largest seafaring celebrations in Southern California. The celebration will showcase the majestic creature with plenty of highlights.

The Street Fair is perfect for families, while the classic car show and vintage boat exhibits will provide fun for adults. There will also be concerts, arts and crafts exhibits, paddling events, sand sculpting and much more.

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With plenty of places to enjoy the night, Huntington Beach offers quite a bit for those enjoying time out at night. From sports bars, to wine bars to lounges to live music venues and much more. This is a great place to go for fun at night.

Downtown Huntington Beach

The downtown area is very popular for live entertainment, cocktails, dancing and even adult milkshakes. Downtown has plenty of bars, restaurants and entertainment options, such as Black Bull Chop House, Hurricanes and many more. Whether you want to enjoy dancing, a comedy night, trivia nights or any other type of entertainment, you will find it here.

Sunset Beach

Another area you can enjoy plenty of nightlife is Sunset Beach. This area includes popular spots, such as Turc's

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Newport Beach holds many events throughout the year. There are events on the water to enjoy and plenty of other types of events, too. Here are some of the top upcoming events near Newport Beach.

Balboa Peninsula Bay Hop - March 14th from 9am to 6pm

This large event will include plenty of fun on the water. It will be held at Newport Harbor and many of the restaurants will provide specials for the event.

Team entry for the event is 100$ and includes two bottles of alcohol, souvenir cups and much more.

Crystal Cove Alliance Spring Art Show 2015 - March 14th and 15th from 10am to 4pm

The Crystal Cove State Park will host the spring art show and sale, which is the first of the year. More than 30 artists will be on hand with plenty of artwork

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For most, the neighborhood a property resides in is just as important as the actual home. Privacy and accessible walking areas top the most essential features home buyers look for in a neighborhood while the following breaks down many other attributes buyers deem desirable.

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The Aaronson Group has listed 85 Coronado Cay Lane, Aliso Viejo, Orange County, California, for $418,000. (MLS® #OC15031399)

This 1,100 sq. ft. property resides in an attractively quiet area with no main roads facing the complex. Offering 2 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, the open main level features a 42" wall-mounted TV placed above the fireplace while the dining area has an elegant chandelier and flows into the spacious kitchen with updated recessed lighting and stainless steel appliances. The second floor consists of dual master bedrooms. The first bedroom has vaulted ceilings, a wall-mounted 36" television, a bathroom with dual sinks, and a walk-in closet. The second large bedroom also includes a full bathroom and a walk-in-closet. The indoor laundry is

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There are lots of places to enjoy in the OC but only an elite few are worthy of being the top lounge choices. If you are someone that enjoys good food, great drinks, and a vibrant nightlife, then these are the places for you. Here are a few great OC lounges to try.


Cohiba is a great place to go if you enjoy the Latin flavor. The music there is provided by live bands and combines jazz, salsa, and hip-hop to help you dance the night away. The club is literally built around the feel of the Latin music.

The Catal Restaurant and Uva Bar

The Catal Restaurant and Uva Bar is great for those who are looking for a unique experience when it comes to food. This amazing trendy Mediterranean restaurant serves food inspired by France, Italy, the

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Salons need to be affordable, but they also need to have talented stylists. There is nothing worse than going to get a haircut and having someone botch it. Doing a little bit of research before can help you avoid a serious issue. This list will tell you some of the top salons with professional staff and that are reasonably priced in the OC.

The Nice Hair Salon lives up to its name and offers a lot of services to its patrons. It is located on Lake Forrest and easy to drop in for a trim or a quick hair change. Men can get a haircut for twelve dollars and children under ten can get one for nine dollars.

They offer perms, colorings, and up dos to name a few. Joncolby's Hair Salon takes customer service a bit further. They offer you tea, coffee,

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Not everywhere you go that serves mussels are going to get them right. To find the best mussels in Orange County you have to know what separates the good for the amazing. The following restaurants give you the most flavorful and decadent mussel dishes you can find.

A Few of Your Options to Consider

The first location with amazing mussels is the Kettlebar in the Anaheim Packing District. This is the place that takes a simple mix of ingredients to create magic. The mussels here are steamed with Chardonnay and shallots. They offer this delicious treat as an appetizer and as a full meal.

The next great place to find amazing mussels is Mesa. They offer two different types of mussels that allow you to choose your favorite. One is steamed with

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Buying a home is one of those life changing decisions, and you don't want to look back on it with buyers' remorse. Many recent home buyers wish they had more knowledge of the real estate market and the financial aspects involved before purchasing a property. We at The Aaronson Group, with over two decades of experience, know how to guide our clients through the complicated home buying process and are eager to make it as understandable and painless as possible. In the end, our biggest reward is seeing a new homeowner happy and proud of their purchase. Whether you are feeling lost with nowhere to start or have specific questions that require informed answers, please contact us so that we may help you make the right move, the first time.

Home Buying Remorse

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