After Lake Forest incorporated in 1997, Portola Hills and Foothill Ranch officially became part of the city – although you can still send mail addressed to “Portola Hills”. Lake Forest is ranked as one of the safest cities in the country, and the Portola Hills properties are served by the Saddleback Valley Unified School District. The Lake Forest Sports Park and Recreation Center opened on November 1, 2014, across the street from Saddleback Church. And the city of Lake Forest puts on an annual summer concert at Pittsford Park. Portola Hills real estate benefits from being found in what is called a year-round Mediterranean climate, although it is bit hotter here that the cities contemporary neighbors closer to the ocean. The Marine Corp’s Air Station El Toro used to be located one mile from the city of Lake Forest in the city of Irvine. Lake Forest is served by two branches of the Orange County Public Library system known as Orange County Public Libraries: the El Toro branch and the Foothill Ranch branch.
The Portola Hills homes for sale are found in close proximity to some of South Orange County’s amusement parks including Disneyland and Knott’s Berry Farm, and the community is also close to Angel Stadium, the Honda Center and the Anaheim Convention Center. Portola Hills real estate is conveniently close to John Wayne International Airport as well as the major freeways and toll-roads of South Orange County. The Portola Hills properties are close to the Balboa Peninsula of Newport Beach where you will find the Balboa Fun Zone and Mariner’s Mile, the homes are also close the Crystal Cove, Corona Del Mar and Doheny State Beaches. Orange County is rich in arts and culture: in Laguna Beach you will find the Pageant of the Masters, in Newport you will find the Orange County Museum of Art, and in Yorba Linda you will find the Richard Nixon Memorial Museum and Library.
The luxury residential market continues to thrive in and around Lake Forest California. It takes a Lake Forest Real Estate Broker who understands the nuances of buying and selling luxury properties in and around Lake Forest. With an unparalleled understanding of this complex market, the philosophy of our local Portola Hills Lake Forest Realtors has always been to be the best in our field. Orange County continues to be one of the country’s most sought-after destinations, with both single-family homes and mid-rise condos drawing interest for full-time and part-time residences alike. Potential home owners looking for a slice of the good life in South Orange County know that when it comes to residential excellence, the Portola Hills homes for sale are delivering a high-standard of living in the inland region of the county.