Capistrano Beach, CA Homes For Sale
The development of the beach-side Capistrano Beach (affectionately reduced down to "Capo Beach" by the locals) community of Dana Point began in the early 1980's - and continues to reinvent itself or an ongoing-basis. It is a smaller-scale, reticent neighborhood consisting of just over 7,000 residents who reside on over 2 square miles of prime oceanfront real estate. Capistrano Beach is found just South of Doheny State Beach, and the trendy and fashionable properties in Capistrano Beach are bisected by PCH Highway-One, with the least expensive homes found in the Palisades and Dana Bluffs neighborhoods positioned on the top of a seven-mile playground of coastal bluffs, and the most expensive homes located in the waterfront Beach Road estates that sit directly on the white-sandy beaches of the Pacific Ocean. Capistrano Beach presents a diverse collection of architectural styles that reflect; Contemporary/Traditional, Cape Cod, California Beach Cottage/Bungalow, Mediterranean, Ranch, and Spanish-Style design features. Nearly one-hundred percent of the sprawling, multi-million dollar beachfront estates, and ocean view homes are custom-built - and the local neighborhoods features both one and two-story residences.
Capistrano Beach is a charming and iconic, sleepy, beach-side community that is considered to be of the last few remaining, unspoiled, pristine beach towns in Southern California that possesses the most gorgeous stretches of coastline, surrounded by the majesty and natural beauty of Mother Nature, that you will not find anywhere else. Capistrano Beach real estate promises a laid-back lifestyle, where you will find locals proudly wearing board shorts and riding beach cruiser bicycles year-round. The mesmerizing Capistrano Beach community is small, urban, beach town with a sophisticated yet informal ambiance, that is far removed from the stress and anxiety from the commercial exploitation of the cities to the north, yet close enough to enjoy the suburban conveniences found in and around Downtown Dana Point and Harbor. Most tourist visiting the area tend to gravitate away from the beaches of Capistrano Beach and go to the more populated ones to the south and north because the public parking is a very long walk to the beach (and lets face it - most people are lazy!)
The majority of the Capistrano Beach, California homes for sale boast awe-inspiring vistas ranging from Catalina Island, White Water, Dana Point Harbor, Pacific Ocean, and even city-lights views. Many of the ultra-plus cultured Capistrano Beach residences are leased out to tourists and visitors, providing the Capo Beach home owners with seasonal income producing opportunities. The Capistrano Beach property owners will rent their home to families who are searching for a beachfront getaway in a resort-style community during the summer months for a week or more, who want to experience the peace and serenity of the crashing waves and sandy beaches that are right outside their door versus renting a hotel. The influential Capistrano Beach residential market is the only one in Dana Point that has its own zip code - 92624, and the area code is 949. The school aged kids are able to attend the Capistrano Unified School District - the local high school is Dana Hills High School, which is one of the oldest high schools in South Orange County. The community is bordered by San Clemente to the South, Laguna Beach to the North, and San Juan Capistrano to the East. LAX International is approximately an hour and a half north up Interstate-405.
The upscale-contemporary Capistrano Beach coastal real estate market (especially the Beach Road area), is well known to be the living haven of choice for; affluent families, celebrities, captains of industry and Hollywood actors. The climate is excellent across the year, rarely inclement - however the residents do suffer from a bit of the ‘June gloom’ fog banks that rolls in at different times, which makes the community a bit chilly, but in now way does this affect the Capo Beach home values, nor make them any less attractive, because Capistrano Beach is a lifestyle choice, a community of creature comforts and amenities. Home buyers continue to flock to the distinguished homes in Capistrano Beach for a plethora of reasons. It is an outdoor enthusiast's dream location where you can uncover the community's spectacular grace and allure, parks, hiking and biking trails, play on some of Orange County's best golf courses (Monarch Beach Golf Links and Shorecliffs Golf Course), charter a sports fishing or whale watching excursions, go paddle boarding or parasailing, go boogie boarding or surfing or just explore the Harbor. If you are not craving an adrenaline rush, you can eat to your heart's delight at numerous multi-national restaurants, shop at local boutiques, attend some local festivals and cultural events, go to some trendy bars, are just lay on a towel and catch some sun-rays. At the Capistrano Beach Park you will find beach volleyball, a basketball court and facilities, fire rings (no dogs) and is located adjacent to the Pines Park recreational area.
How much should I expect to spend on a ocean view property in Capistrano Beach? The entry level price points begin in the mid-to-high $700,000's for a home with 2-3 bedrooms and 2-3 bathrooms with approximately 1,200 square feet of living space - many of these "starter-homes" have at a minimum, a peek-a-boo view of the water. At the top echelon of the scale, you should expect to spend $7,000,000+ for a custom-built oceanfront estate/mansion that is positioned directly on top of the sand next to the Pacific Ocean. The bedroom and bathroom counts vary significantly, as do the square-footage of these gorgeous properties. The list of amenities, upgrades and recent renovations found in these enchanting Capistrano Beach residences are too extensive to list, but the majority of these single-family-residences/estates have; Granite Counters, High Ceilings (9 Feet+), Media Rooms, Stone Counter Tops, Marble Flooring, Chef Kitchens, beach front patios, controlled glass wine vaults, elevators, electronic window coverings, efficiency systems, opaque transition privacy glass, and multiple smart home systems.
BanCorp Realty's exclusive clientele' are looking for an ethical and experienced Capistrano Beach Realtor who loves the diversity and challenges that each new purchase or sale of a property in Capistrano Beach presents. Reluctant to concede to the status-quo means that our Real Estate Professionals understands that superior client communication never goes out of style, and by pulling our client through the process instead of pushing them (which means we are always one-step ahead instead of one-step behind), we will continue to lead from the front in a very complex Capistrano Beach housing market. There may be some very attractive Capistrano Beach real estate deals on the market right now but don’t expect them to last long. Browse the listings on our website or contact one of our Capo Beach specialists to arrange a private showing right away, or call us at 949-632-7006 to learn more about this exclusive community.
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