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Orange County, CA homes under $500K!

If you’re in the market for a home under $500K, then you’ve come to the right place. Orange County, CA is a great area for upscale buyers to begin their search. With an ever-growing luxury market there are over 3 home builders who have broken out into this space. Employing the best building techniques, your home will have new, warrantied parts and be well-insulated and protected from the elements.

The county is famous for its tourism as the home of attractions like Disneyland, Knott's Berry Farm, and several beaches along its more than 40 miles of coastline. It is part of the Tech Coast.

Orange County contains several notable shopping malls. Among these are South Coast Plaza (the largest mall in California, and the third largest in the United States) in Costa Mesa and Fashion Island in Newport Beach. Other significant malls include the Brea Mall, Main Place Santa Ana, The Shops at Mission Viejo, The Outlets at Orange, the Irvine Spectrum Center, and Downtown Disney. The outlets at San Clemente

Tourism remains a vital aspect of Orange County's economy. Anaheim is the main tourist hub, with the Disneyland Resort's Disneyland being the second most visited theme park in the world. Other tourist destinations include the theme parks Disneyland and Disney California Adventure Park in Anaheim. Also Knotts Berry Farm which gets about 7 million visitors annually located in the city of Buena Park. The Anaheim Convention Center receives many major conventions throughout the year. Resorts within the Beach Cities receive visitors throughout the year due to their close proximity to the beach, biking paths, mountain hiking trails, golf courses, shopping and dining.

Colleges are varied here in Orange County, with several two year colleges married with three Great four-year colleges with Southern California Institute of Technology being one of them. Concordia University and Trinity Law School among some of the university choices but we can’t leave California State University or UCI University of California out.

The area's warm Mediterranean climate and 42 miles (68 km) of year-round beaches attract millions of tourists annually. Huntington Beach is a hot spot for sunbathing and surfing; nicknamed "Surf City, U.S.A.", it is home to many surfing competitions. "The Wedge", at the tip of The Balboa Peninsula in Newport Beach, is one of the most famous body surfing spots in the world. Southern California surf culture is prominent in Orange County's beach cities.

Small families or downsizing couples can enjoy [BedroomCountLow] bedrooms, [BathroomCountLow] bathrooms, and 654 square feet. Or, for those looking for more space, you can spread out across [BedroomCountHigh] bedrooms, [BathroomCountHigh] bathrooms, and 2126 square feet.




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            Nova at Novel Park by William Lyon Homes

            Nova at Novel Park by William Lyon Homes in Orange County California
            William Lyon Homes in Irvine, CA

            From $466,990 - $708,990

            143 Mirth
            Irvine, CA 92618


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            Central Park West - Hudson by Lennar

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            Central Park West - Hudson by Lennar in Orange County California
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            Lennar in Irvine, CA

            From $472,990 - $729,990

            Rockefeller & York
            Irvine, CA 92612


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            South Cove by Zephyr

            South Cove by Zephyr in Orange County California
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            Zephyr  in Dana Point, CA

            From $331,300 - $1,399,990

            319 Doheny Way
            Dana Point, CA 92629


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            Top New Home Cities in Orange County

            CityCommunitiesAverage New Home Price
            Rancho Mission Viejo14$770,230
            Lake Forest8$1,035,148
            Yorba Linda6$1,556,678
            San Juan Capistrano3$1,715,220
            Huntington Beach3$1,463,032
            San Clemente3$2,731,549
            La Habra2$619,369
            Garden Grove2$867,956
            Newport Beach2$1,355,628