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The Marine Corps Air Station El Toro is being revitalized, and has morphed into the grand and prestigious Great Park housing market. Situated in the heart of Orange County, the trendy Great Park homes for sale are easily reachable to hundreds of thousands of people via various means of transportation. The Great Park community of Orange County is a developmental area traversing over 1,200 acres, with more than 190 acres being completely developed up to this point in time. The Great Park view properties in Irvine were designed to place an emphasis on pleasure, leisure, diversion, recreational sports and open green areas, and the habitat; forever safeguarding Great Park Irvine’s agricultural ancestry and paying tribute to the military past of the previous air base. Upon completion, the real estate in Great Park Irvine will be included in America’s indexes of national treasures and raise the bar for excellence in cosmopolitan parks in California. Amenities found near the recently developed Great Park community already include; Walkable Historical Timeline, Palm Court, Kids Rock play area, Great Park Balloon, the Carousel, and sports fieldes.
In November of 2013, city leaders sanctioned a proposition to included an additional 700+ acres of parkland within the enchanting Great Park, California real estate market. The five-year expansion will effectively swell the expansion of the available Great Park luxury homes for sale and will be the driving force behind the restricted public-private alliance among the city and the Five Point communities, the respected builder that holds a controlling interest in the final lay-out of Great Park city. The home owners will reap the benefits from the 170+ acres sports recreation center that will supplement the Great Park’s extant North Lawn and South Lawn plus Fitness Complex. The gorgeous hills-view homes found in the community are in close proximity to the sports park which, when finished, will be a principal athletic and exercise related complex with an anticipated one and half dozen soccer and multi-use fields, over 24 tennis court, 4 sports courts, a dozen baseball and softball fields and 5 sand volleyball courts.
Why People Love Great Park In Irvine:
Plans for the Great Park to incorporate a nearly 200-acre golf course and golf practice facility and clubhouse, and 70-acre agriculture element, a 40-acre Bosque area near the Trabuco Canyon entrance, a nearly 40-acre Upper Bee Canyon area and renovations that will bridge the Orange County Great Park area to Irvine Boulevard, as well as the 178-acre Wildlife Corridor. The proposition does not have any repercussion on the Cultural Terrace, which remains part of the Great Park Master Plan and will be developed at a later date.
Formerly recognized as “Heritage Fields,” The Great Park "village" will preserve the master-planned heritage of the City. Three unique Great Park neighborhoods and subdivisions will bring a dynamic variety of sophisticated Great Park custom homes for sale, retail shopping, restaurants, commerce, educational institutions, parks, trails and outdoor activities, all within walking or biking distance from the enchanting city-lights view homes. Tax dividends from these improvements will help finance the construction and development of the Orange County Great Park—with no monies coming out of the Great Park resident’s pockets. Tethered rides in the podium of the giant helium Great Park Balloon are offered giving adults and kids a bird's-eye view of the Orange County basin from 400 feet above the ground.
On Sundays, the Great Park homeowners convene at the Great Park Market, boasting not only naturally grown produce, herbs and ornament plants, but also hand-made crafts. The exclusive Great Park, CA homes are close to the Farm and Food Lab which challenges you to come and get educated on how and where food originates and how it is grown. Across the year. Adept gardeners from the regional higher-educational programs offer gardening classes to the Great Park residents. Throughout the year, Toddlers can walk around lifelike rocks and a cove at the Children's Rock play area. Local Great Real Estate Agents say that the condos and town homes in Great Park Irvine are found around a plethora of events, programs and classes for people of all ages.
The South County green belt is becoming a reality, though fundamentally scaled back. The charming Beacon Park area is the second phase of the much larger Great Park region (Pavilion Park was the first). Once anticipated as Orange County’s Central Park, The meticulously-maintained real estate for sale in Great Park was originally publicized as a surrogate to building an airport at the sealed and padlocked El Toro Marine base. The Homeowners however elected for the park, but the proposal got postponed, first by the extensive recession and then by the eradication of the redevelopment agencies that were to provide capital. Now Five Point has ceased development in addition to building over 9,000 Great Park inland homes.
Development is currently going on in Great Park Irvine where an elementary school is scheduled to be built which will service all of the classy Great Park contemporary homes for sale. Construction of a retail entertainment area, consisting of hotels and dining establishments began construction in late 2016. All of the eye-catching properties in Great Park situated in the Pavilion Park area sold out in just over 14 months. Great Park Buyers Agents report that the prices of the mountain-view homes range from the low million's to well over $2 million where potential home owners can choose from a selection a condos and two-story homes (There are no single-level homes in the community) that contain over 4,500 square feet.
The majority of the breathtaking homes in Great Park Orange County Irvine were built with a combination of classic American and modern influences, with elevations spanning from traditional craftsman to art-deco and Spanish modern. The amenities found in Great Park include a five-acre greenbelt and community center, art house and a playground that incorporates a lookout point nuzzled between three huge jacarandas. The magnetic Great Park local real estate market was designed to keep families refreshed and active through winding paths, pedestrian-friendly streets, playgrounds and multi-generational Great Park single-family-residences.
Where is Great Park Irvine Located?
The Great Park community of Orange County is a perfect example of diversity in living. The Canyon is over 2-miles long and 60-feet deep and there is also a lake there. Streams and pools run the length of the canyon with carries Agua Chinon Creek south-southeast into San Diego Creek. The stately Great Park upgraded homes will be accessible to each other through bridges which will cross the canyon at the distinctive "point" (Bridge of 2 towers inclusive), which will offer a crooked trail across the widest part of the canyon. The Cultural Terrace is over 120-acres and includes museums and a library. The proposed Botanical Garden will be less than 80-acres, and will attach the botanical garden to the cultural garden. The prospective amenities of the Sports Park (which will be about 160 acres) include a field house, rock climbing wall, skateboard complex and soccer fields. You will find the impressive homes for sale in Great Park Orange County around the wildlife corridor which is nearly 3-miles long and was established for wildlife migration. The passageway will hookup Crystal Cove State Park and Cleveland National Forest. At Veteran’s Memorial you will locate the Air Museum along with vintage aircraft, and the Great Park golf course will be eventually be the largest in Orange County.
For almost 60 years, the city has been widely admired as on of America's most desirable places to live, work, and raise a family. Its success story begins with the remarkable legacy of the Great Park Irvine, which traces its roots back to the early days of California.
After coming to California during the Gold Rush and making a name for himself as a successful merchant, James Irvine embarked on an even more exciting and ultimately valuable adventure: in 1876 he bought 186 square miles of lush, sprawling land that part of which would later become knows as the Great Park Irvine real estate market, Almost 140 years after that crucial investment, Irvine made the the decision to keep its early pioneering spirit alive. Later on, a small group of visionary planners conceived of the unprecedented Great Park community, comprising distinct neighborhoods with access to quality education, walkable streets, plentiful jobs, vast open spaces, and the height of modern conveniences. The continued success of the master planned Great Park community is unmistakable. With its award-winning schools, breathtaking open spaces, and low unemployment rate, Great Park Irvine is regularly named on the best places to live in Orange County and across the nation. A home in Great Park Irvine is an investment in a community that is continually evolving, guided by a foundation of expert master planning and an enduring vision.
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