Short Sale Homes In Orange County

We Specialize In Orange County SHORT SALES!

Short sales in Orange County have become very popular in the last few years due to the drastic price correction in Real Estate values in Orange County. Great news for potential home buyers with plenty of distressed inventory to choose from and historically low interest rates-a great combination for buying a home. Along with bank foreclosures, Orange County short sales can often be purchased at a discounted price. Since short sales can be complex transactions, we strongly recommend experienced representation by real estate agents who know the in and outs of these types of sales. If you are needing to sell, check out our short sale information guide for sellers.

Read more about Orange County short sales below.

Orange County Short Sale Homes for Sale

All Listings Under $500,000 $500,000 - $700,000
$700,000 - $900,000 $900,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 - $1,500,000
$1,500,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 - $2,500,000 $3,000,000 - $4,000,000
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$3,995,000
 

30961 Via Colinas, Coto De Caza

6 Beds, 9 Baths, 13k SqFt
Presenting a remarkable opportunity to purchase one of the largest properties in the prestigious guard gated community of Coto de Caza.Nestled in the highly desired “Forest” area, this incredible nearly 13,000 square foot home is situated on a massive 7.8-acre lot with panoramic view of Coto and the surrounding mountains and hills. This site provides an incredibly rare opportunity to put your own spin with infinite possibilities to create the
$3,500,000
 

4 Telescope, Newport Coast

4 Beds, 5 Baths, 4,177 SqFt
****SHORT SALE under review!!!!Easy to Close********** Newport Coast's prestigious guard-gated community of Pelican Ridge Estates. Corner lot, cul de sac.Great opportunity.
$3,099,000
 

511 Cliff Drive, Newport Beach

6 Beds, 7 Baths, 6,850 SqFt
Beautiful 2-Story Home in Prestigious Cliff Haven enclave of Newport Heights. Completely remodeled in 2004, this home offers 6 Bedrooms, 7 Bathrooms, & 6,850 Square Feet of living space (per owner/builder). Backyard w/ pool & spa - perfect for entertaining! Property is being sold AS-IS. Please see private remarks for showing instructions.
$2,200,000
 

25232 Rockridge Road, Laguna Hills

5 Beds, 7 Baths, 6,210 SqFt
This large estate is located on a prime cul-de-sac in Nellie Gail Ranch. The home has 5 bedrooms, 5 full baths, and 2 half baths. This elegant floor plan is over 6000 square feet, with a grand entryway and 2 story high ceilings leading to a sweeping staircase. The gourmet kitchen has granite counters, large center island,and top-of- the- line appliances. It sits adjacent to the sun room that has built-in nook seating. The family room has
$2,100,000
 

1 Shire, Coto De Caza

6 Beds, 7 Baths, 5,838 SqFt
Entertaining french country home. Large 2.16 acre lot with outdoor room, fireplace, BBQ area, large rock pool with spa and large grass area. Custom home ready to add your upgrades, high ceilings and large rooms. Bonus room, gourmet chefs kitchen, very private end of cul de sac location. 5660 square feet with 6 bedrooms, five and 1/2 bath. Coto de Caza a Golf and Tennis and equestrian community has so much to offer, warm night's to enjoy the
$1,999,000
 

15 Oak Canyon, Coto De Caza

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 4,877 SqFt
This exquisite, equestrian dream home in the Trails has been impeccably remodeled and redefines “turnkey”. Panoramic, breathtaking views of the mountains and hills surround this elevated, custom home situated on a full acre. The grounds include a stunning infinity edge pool & spa, built-in BBQ & bar, barn facilities, fire pit & oversized play area, all adjacent to an Oak Grove preserve. The interior is transitional chic, with
$1,999,000
 

25732 Bucklestone Drive, Laguna Hills

4 Beds, 7 Baths, 7,500 SqFt
This estate rest on more than 2.2 acres in Nellie Gail Ranch, set far from the street behind private gated area at the end of cul-de-sac. Dramatic 2 story entry accented by sweeping staircase, expansive family room features soaring ceiling and floor to ceiling brick fire place, extensive use of marble and gorgeous wainscoting and rich wood paneling throughout.
$1,900,000
 

1475 Capistrano Avenue, Laguna Beach

3 Beds, 4 Baths, 2,640 SqFt
3 bed, 3.5 bath, turnkey home on a 10,000 sq ft lot. Perfect for an investor
$1,850,000
 

7 Hope, Irvine

6 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,192 SqFt
Amazing value in Turtle Rock! This 3,192 square foot house sits on a 6,000 square foot lot and features 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Bonus room can be used as a den, guest bedroom or workout room. Hardwood floors throughout. Both community center and pool are close walking distance. This property is situated in the prestigious 24-hour guard-gated Concordia West community of Turtle Rock. Nearby schools include Concordia University Irvine, Turtle
$1,849,000
 

24 Rose Trellis, Irvine

3 Beds, 4 Baths, 2,830 SqFt
Beautiful 3 bedroom, 3.5 bath home with a casita in the gated community of Turtle Ridge. This property offers a very unique, open, and bright floor plan with a private casita that has its own entrance. It all starts as you walk in the front door, with beautiful flooring, custom painting, a formal dining room and a large court yard with its own firepit. The formal dining room will lead you into the beautiful gourmet kitchen with granite counter
$1,350,000
 

9 Starlight, Irvine

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,187 SqFt
Designer wood/tile floors, recessed lights, plantation shutters, crown molding, baseboards, fully remodeled kitchen, newer heater & A/C & new designer paint throughout the house. Great curb appeal w/ stone paved walkway accented w/ guardian lion statues & stone arched iron gate. Bright/light living room w/ high ceiling, cozy fireplace & french doors. Formal dining room w/ custom light fixture & French doors which leads to
$1,275,000
 

81 Endless Vista, Aliso Viejo

5 Beds, 5 Baths, 4,000 SqFt
This plan 3 in the gated neighborhood of Oak View in Westridge has 4000 s/f and sits on a corner lot with a jacuzzi, firepit and built-in bbq. 5 bedrooms, plus upstairs bonus room with a fireplace (could be 6th bedroom) and an additional loft/office space. Main floor remodeled bedroom and bathroom. Granite island in the kitchen and bar seating. Venetian paint in dining and master suite. Upstairs laundry room with a sink and plenty of
$1,188,000
 

28822 Sean Drive, Laguna Niguel

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,000 SqFt
An amazing opportunity for you to own this panoramic view home, situated on a desirable single-loaded street in the prestigious guard-gated neighborhood of "Hillcrest Estates!" This light and bright four bedroom home boasts a backyard perfect for relaxing or entertaining, with lush lemon and tangerine trees, a built-in barbecue, and a soothing fountain. Inside, find soaring double-floor ceilings, low-maintenance ceramic tile
$1,135,000
 

4611 Winthrop Drive, Huntington Beach

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,073 SqFt
Cape Cod style two story home at Brightwater, Huntington Beach’s premier coastal community. The Trails Plan 3, the largest of all models at the Trails with only twelve constructed, features a main floor chef’s kitchen with built in Viking stainless steel refrigerator & appliances, family room with fireplace, and a den which can be used as a reading room, or a formal dining room. The second floor features include an individual laundry room,
$1,090,000
 

20 Weber Lane, Coto De Caza

5 Beds, 5 Baths, 4,109 SqFt
Incredible opportunity to own your dream home in Coto De Caza.
$1,050,000
 

10 Cornwallis, Irvine

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,470 SqFt
Beautiful home in the highly desirable area of Irvine! Nestled in a quiet community with NO HOA! I repeat NO HOA fees! This home is mins from shopping, freeways and the Oak Creek Golf Club. And it is literally 3 houses down from Carrotwood Park! As for the home itself, you walk in to a huge open space with a vaulted ceiling in the living room which includes a skylight! The family room is right next to it split by a quaint double ended fireplace.
$999,000
 

22881 Driftstone, Mission Viejo

6 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,600 SqFt
Beautiful family home located on a cul de sac street and is the largest model in the Highlands tract. Formal living room with a beautiful dramatic fireplace, formal dining room off the L.R., huge chefs kitchen w/massive kitchen island, family room w/fireplace along with a cozy breakfast nook and access to the rear yard. A total of 6 bedrooms & 4 bathrooms with 2 bedrooms down (1 en-suite) and 4 bedrooms up. 1 downstairs bedroom currently
$975,000
 

34 Winfield Drive, Ladera Ranch

5 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,815 SqFt
Super Opportunity with this 5 Bedroom Home in Amberly Lane of Oak Knoll Village! A Spacious Family Room with Gas Fireplace and Built-In Entertainment Center opens to the Kitchen with Breakfast Bar, Dining Area and Built-In Desk Office Area. Kitchen includes a 6 Burner Viking Stove and Oven, Sub-Zero Refrigerator. Relaxing Fenced Backyard with Covered Patio. Pantry and Mud Room between Kitchen and Garage. Formal Dining Room with Vaulted Ceilings.
$900,000
 

2039 Irvine Avenue, Costa Mesa

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,416 SqFt
Spacious eastside costa mesa pool home almost newport beach large lot
$890,000
 

37 Via Armilla, San Clemente

5 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,857 SqFt
In the highly-acclaimed Vista Del Mar Elementary/Middle & San Clemente High School Districts, just down the street from Tierra Grande Park, this exquisite two-story single family residence is located in the gated & luxurious Talega Vittoria neighborhood of San Clemente. The spacious 2,857 square feet of living area boasts 5 bedrooms & 3 full bathrooms on a 4,902 square feet lot. From the exterior, you’ll marvel at the beautiful
$788,888
 

24652 Via Alvorado, Mission Viejo

5 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,882 SqFt
2882 square foot single family home has 5 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms.
$780,000
 

530 Sturgeon Drive, Costa Mesa

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,886 SqFt
All terms and conditions are subject to a written lender approval of a short sale. Property is being sold in As-is with no repairs of any kind. No termite report and/or clearance will be provided by the sellers. Buyer and buyer's agents are responsible for verifying the accuracy of all information about the property square foot, and permits. Please provide pre-qualified letter, and proof of funds no older than 30 days with your Purchase
$775,000
 

206 Avenida Sierra, San Clemente

3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,450 SqFt
Rustic beach cottage in Central San Clemente! This spacious 3 bedroom, 2 bath home has many custom features and plenty of room for entertaining! The enclosed front yard and backyard are perfect for BBQing with friends or relaxing in your private outdoor space. There are also 2 separate living rooms on opposite sides of the home and a cozy fireplace. Beautiful beamed ceilings, recessed lighting, and Spanish pavers throughout. Upgrades
New
$717,000
 

46 Via Brida, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,374 SqFt
APPROVED SHORT SALE. Distressed property with great potential. Four bedrooms, 2-1/2 baths plus bonus room and loft (a 4th bedroom upstairs has no closet). Good location in desirable Melinda Heights neighborhood. Property is in poor condition with significant plumbing issues. Currently HOA holds title but there is an unsatisfied first trust deed which requires a short sale. Property sold AS-IS.

More About Orange County Short Sales

No doubt short sales are a hassle in today's market since many short sales involve not knowing how long the bank will take to make a decision or if they will even accept your offer- quite frustrating!  But, the good news is that some banks are becoming more efficient and shortening up their approval process.  For the patient buyer, Orange County short sales can provide outstanding values.

Approved Short Sales are becoming more accessible as the banks go through their inventory-reduction process and review and accept a prospective buyer's offer only to see that the original buyer has moved on or can't qualify.  In these cases, the short sale is "approved" and in most instances a new buyer can submit an offer and get a response within a much shorter period of time.  These can be the best Orange County short sale properties to make a purchase offer on.

It is important for you to know that we are highly experienced in dealing with banks and in negotiating short sales for our clients. If an Orange County short sale home appeals to you, we can find the very best value meeting your specifications and make the home-buying process as smooth as possible for you and your family. Please feel free to contact us for a complete strategy on buying a short sale or bank owned home.

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