If you are new to the University Park high-end residential market of Irvine, or possibly you are a potential home buyer, and are new to the community altogether, here is some additional information on the city. The community is found almost exactly half-way between Los Angeles and San Diego, and the University Park properties are found approximately 35 minutes south of Downtown Disneyland and the Anaheim Convention Center, and a similar distance from Angel Stadium and the Honda Center. The University Park real estate market is served by the Irvine Unified School District and law enforcement is provided by the Irvine Police Department. The closest airport is John Wayne International in John Wayne in Santa Ana. All of the University Park homes for sale are conveniently located close to both the 405 and 5 freeways, and they are also close to University of California, Irvine.
The community of University Park in Irvine is just a short commute away from world-famous Newport Beach where you visit the Balboa Fun Zone, walk around Balboa Village, tour Mariner’s Mile or walk around on the Boardwalk. To the south you will find the ultra-exclusive community of Newport Coast perched high above Crystal Cove State Beach, and to the north you will find “Surf-City USA” Huntington Beach. The University Park homes for sale are all close to world-class shopping at Fashion Island, as well as nearby South Coast Plaza and Irvine Spectrum, and the residents are also close to the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater and the Segerstrom Center for the Performing Arts. If you take the 133-freeway south you will end up in the city of Laguna Beach, which is famous for its arts and culture, and once there, if you take Pacific Coast Highway south, you will run into the Dana Point Harbor where you can sign-up for a whale watching excursion, rent a jet-ski, walk around multi-million dollar yachts or even take a boat out to Catalina Island for the day.
There are all kinds of fun activities to do in Irvine, as well as local landmarks to see. You can explore the area’s history at the Irvine Historical Museum and the Irvine Ranch Historic Park, or you can view artwork and meet artists at the Irvine Fine Arts Center. If you visit the Lyon Air Museum you can look at vintage aircraft and rare vehicles from World War II, and at the Musical Theatre Village you can take in a performance showcasing local talent. The University Park properties are close to the San Joaquin Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary where you can learn about the Marsh and water conservation, and at the Marconi Automotive Museum you can look at a rare collection of classical cars. You can get a bird's-eye view of the city of Irvine 400 feet above ground aboard the Great Park Balloon, and you can enjoy contemporary dance, world music and theater at the Irvine Barclay Theatre. With our customized University Park Irvine property search you are able to full the full and complete inventory of University Park homes for sale, and the information is being constantly updated by local University Park Irvine Real Estate Agents, so you can trust the information as reliable and accurate.