Ahhh… Newport Beach. Think: Fashion Island, big waves, and great food. For many Orange County residents, a Newport Beach has been a faraway dream. This report, taken from active for sale and sold homes in Newport Beach, shows that living the Newport Beach, CA dream might actually be your reality.

In Newport Beach, there are 286 detached homes for sale. The median price of these properties is $2,125,000 ,with an average price per square foot of $714 (high, but still a drop from a few years ago). Don’t despair: there are a few affordable homes in Newport Beach!  Cheryl Marquis recently viewed a gorgeous 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 1,439 square foot home for $574,000.  Of course, on the higher end is a $4,990,000 4 bedroom, 4 bath home located in the Linda Isle Tract.

There are currently 93 real estate properties currently in escrow in Newport Beach, with a median value of $1,465,000.  You can find anything from a more affordable 2 bedroom, 2 bath, 1,223 square foot property selling for $525,000 and located in the Bayview Terrace Tract to a $4,375,000 home with 4 bedrooms, 4 baths in the Balboa Peninsula Tract.

In the past 3 months, there were 110 detached homes that have sold and closed escrow in Newport Beach. If you are interested in buying or selling a home in Newport Beach, Orange County, contact an experienced real estate agent today.

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Cheryl Marquis has been an active and successful real estate agent in South Orange County, California for more than 25 years. As a TOP PRODUCER in her company, Cheryl has received the specific accreditation of a Certified Relocation Specialist (CRS) and Accredited Buyers Agent (ABR) and is a member of the Who’s Who of Luxury Real Estate, a select network of the world’s leading luxury home agents. Cheryl is a member of C.A.R. (California Association of Realtors), N.A.R. (National Association of Realtors) and O.C.A.R. (Orange County Association of Realtors). To talk to Cheryl about buying or selling a home in Orange County, call her at 949.683.1501 or visit her online at www.CherylSellsOC.com.