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By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
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The Christmas Boat Parade in Newport Beach began last night and will run through December 21, 2014. Newport Harbor looked so festive driving by, and there is a TON of traffic. I have been in this traffic for the past two nights, and it is really stop and go. And I am thinking it is going to be wo...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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Speechless Sunday | Balboa Peninsula Point Balboa Peninsula in Newport Beach has both bay front homes and ocean front homes as well. This photo was taken from East Bay from a bay front home on preview. Bay front homes has dynamic views as it is always changing, and there is also a view at night. ...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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All of Southern California had a fairly decent storm last night and it rained all night up until about 1 pm today, and it is supposed to rain a little more. Which is a great thing - we need the rain! This morning I heard a loud bang, and saw a bright flash as a transformer blew, Wish I could have...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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Ensign Intermediate School in Newport Beach is located at 2000 Cliff Drive in Newport Beach. The phone number is 949.515.6910.  Horace Ensign Middle School is the middle school in Newport Beach for 7th and 8th graders. The enrollment is over 1,000.The immediate area around Ensign Intermediate Sch...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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Ensign View Park in Newport Beach Ensign View Park is a Newport Beach park that has amazing views. It is located at 2501 Cliff Drive in Newport Beach. It is a popular place to take photos as there is often a Catalina Island view in the distance, plus you can see Newport Harbor. It is especially b...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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Holiday Decor in and around Newport Beach The holidays are so fun and love all the holiday decor which gets put up not only on homes but also on boats and docks, entries to neighborhood. This post is inspired by Debbie Laity Show Us Your Home Contest.  One area which goes all out with holiday dec...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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Linda Isle in Newport Beach | Homes for Sale & Market Update Linda Island   Linda Isle has 106 homes located on it, and it is a Newport Beach guard gated community. The homes are custom and they are all bay front. The dock sizes do vary. The market statistics are as follows: 4 active listings on ...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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Deck the Hulls | The Newport Beach Parade of Lights The 106th Christmas Boat Parade which is hosted by the Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce is going to be held from December 17,2014 to December 21, 2014.  At the Christmas Boat Parade, you view beautifully decorated yachts, boats, kayaks and cano...

By Christine Donovan, Broker/Attorney 714-319-9751 DRE01267479 - Costa M
(Donovan Blatt Realty)
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Things to Do in Newport Beach - Newport Dunes Lighting of the Bay   On Saturday, November 29, 2014 between 1pm and 8pm, Newport Dunes will have the lighting of the Bay.    There will be a Polar Paradise Ice Village with 4 sled hills and an ice scene to take your Christams card photos.   The Light...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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Wishing you and yours a blessed Thanksgiving day holiday with family and friends. Take time and to have gratitude for the blessings in your life. Focus on the positive and good will prevail. Sending you a beautiful photo from the beach. I feel blessed on this day to be with my family and to spend...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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What I love about Newport Shores is how different the views are from one side to another. Newport Shores is surrounded by a canal and there are Canal front homes on Canal Street, Canal Circle and 62nd Street. There are a few homes on 61st Street which also have a view and you can see that below. ...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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One thing about living in Newport Beach is the sunsets, I never tire of looking at them And if I am sitting at my desk, and can see the sky changing to a pink and orange color, I will get up to look. All my neighbors also go out on their balconies and decks to take photos.  This photo was taken w...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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Newport Terrace Condos in Newport Beach | Condos for Sale in Newport Beach Newport Terrace is a condominium community which is located in Newport Beach.  Newport Terrace is located off the west end of 19th Street in Costa Mesa. It is located very near the Talbert Preserve. There are 281 homes in ...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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Newport Burger is a restaurant which is open for breakfast and lunch and is located at: 6800 W. Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA Phone: 949.642.5881 Newport Burger's location is at Orange Street and Coast Highway in Newport Beach. Orange is one of the main streets to access Newport Shores in Newport ...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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Newport Shores is surrounded by open spaces and there is lots of wild life in this area, and it is generally fun to see - some of course are nuisances. It is not uncommon to see swans, ducks, blue herons and other birds that reside. The herons live on the fish in the Canal, and it is fun to watch...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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Last night I attended the Fashion Island Tree Lighting, hard to believe Christmas will be here in six weeks!! The event was lovely and VERY well attended. It was really difficult to find parking, and it was quite crowded. The tree lighting is two nights, and last night was the finale. The tree wi...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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Homes for Bayshores in Newport Beach | Bayshores Homes for Sale in Newport Beach Bayshores is a guard gated community which is located off Coast Highway in Newport Beach. Many of the homes in Bayshores are bay front homes, some have slips or docks, and many have incredible bay views. The communit...

By Christine Donovan, Broker/Attorney 714-319-9751 DRE01267479 - Costa M
(Donovan Blatt Realty)
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Fashion Island Christmas Tree Lighting 2014   This year, Fashion Island's annual tree lighting ceremony will take place on November 14 and 15, 2014 at 6:00 pm. In addition to having the opportunity to watch this beautiful tree light up, there will be sing alongs.  And, Mickey will bring his frien...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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Selling Your Newport Beach Home | Preparing Your  Newport Beach Home for Sale The following are recommendations I make to my clients when listing their homes for sale.  Be sure to store and lock away all valuables including jewelry, money and/or prescription medication or personal items. Put away...

By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate
(Compass)
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One of the things I love about living in Newport Beach is the beach. I love to walk to the beach, and this time of year it is so nice to be able to enjoy the beach without the crowds of people that come to visit during the summer months. You know it is fall because you can easily find a parking s...

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