Columbus Grove Market Update – July 13, 2011

Here is a comparative market analyis (CMA) for homes located at Columbus Grove in both Irvine and Tustin, as of 7/13/2011. This includes active, backup, pending, on hold, and sold homes since 4/1/2011, according to SoCalMLS. Click the link below to view the CMA Report.  Columbus Grove CMA_07-13-11 There are […] Read more »

The Holiday Spirit at the Irvine Spectrum

One of my favorite places in Irvine is the Irvine Spectrum shopping center. I’ve watched this outdoor mega-mall grow from just a few stores near the Edwards Cinemas theaters about 15 years ago to this amazing attraction for people of all ages. As a mom, it’s also a great way […] Read more »

The Tustin 411 on Real Estate Today

Tustin is very diverse when it comes to residential real estate.  Some areas are so brand new, they are still being built up (e.g., Ainsley Park at Columbus Grove), while other areas have a rich history and very unique architecture (downtown, North Tustin).  You have Tustin Ranch, which was part of the […] Read more »

Short Sale History in Irvine

Short sales are all around us. Most likely there is someone in your neighborhood who sold their home within the past two years by completing a short payoff with their lender(s). So how are things looking when it comes to short sales in Irvine? From October 1, 2010 through today, […] Read more »

Ainsley Park Model Homes at Columbus Grove

Welcome back to Ainsley Park in the Columbus Grove community in Tustin! These brand new paired attached homes by William Lyon Homes are being built fast and are attracting lots of attention from homebuyers and neighbors alike. Starting in the high $400K’s, these homes will complete the newer neighborhood of […] Read more »

New Law in 2011 for Short Sales

Effective January 1, 2011, the 1st trust deed lender for a seller who completes a short sale in California will not be able to obtain a deficiency judgment against the seller. In other words, if you have two loans on your property and complete a short sale, the written consent […] Read more »

Ainsley Park Floor Plans

I checked out the Ainsley Park sales gallery opening this past weekend over at Columbus Grove in Tustin.  It was a really nice event.  There was even a tent set up in the parking lot with California Quivers serving complimentary fresh fruit ice frozen treats!  Lots of people, lots of […] Read more »

Getting Ready For Ainsley Park at Columbus Grove

Ainsley Park is set to unveil its new Sales Gallery tomorrow (Saturday 8/28) at 10:00am.  Here are some photos from this morning showing the sales office getting prepared, as well as some other snapshots of the construction site. (FYI:  The “Coming Soon” sign for Ainsley Park has been up for […] Read more »