Costa Mesa Area and Community Information

Community


Costa Mesa PropertiesThe city of Costa Mesa is in Southern California approximately three miles from the Pacific Ocean. People who are interested in Costa Mesa real estate will find a variety of homes for sale in the city. There are five-bedroom houses for those who want large homes. Houses with three or four bedrooms are available for people who prefer slightly smaller homes. Those who want small homes will be able to purchase houses with two bedrooms. Costa Mesa condos have between one and three bedrooms. Condo amenities may include fireplaces and patios. Some condos are close to shopping and restaurants. Luxury homes in Costa Mesa have amenities such as pools, Jacuzzi and mountain views.

Orange County Transportation Authority buses provide transportation in Costa Mesa. Metrolink train stations in Tustin, Santa Ana, Irvine and Orange are less than 20 miles from Costa Mesa. These trains travel to Los Angeles. Travelers can take Amtrak trains from Santa Ana or Irvine to Los Angeles and San Diego. John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana is less than 10 miles from Costa Mesa, and Long Beach Airport is approximately 20 miles away.Costa Mesa Real Estate Los Angeles International Airport is about 45 miles from Costa Mesa.

Costa Mesa’s top rated schools offer quality educational opportunities for all ages. The Newport-Mesa Unified School District operates twenty-two elementary schools, four middle schools and four high schools near real estate in Costa Mesa. Some homes for sale in Costa Mesa are fairly close to area colleges. Orange Coast College is a community college in Costa Mesa. The Irvine campus of the University of California is approximately five miles from Costa Mesa.

Activities and Attractions


Residents of Costa Mesa homes can attend plays, Broadway musicals and concerts at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa. Concerts are held at the Pacific Amphitheatre in Costa Mesa. Museums in the area have a variety of exhibits. Costa Mesa home buyers can learn about the city's history at the Costa Mesa Historical Society. Some of the museums  are within 10 miles of Costa Mesa. The Orange County Museum of Art, the Newport Harbor Nautical Museum and the Newport Sports Museum are some to name a few.

Costa Mesa HomesBeaches and other places to enjoy the outdoors are very close to Costa Mesa properties. Some beaches are in Newport Beach and Huntington Beach which are less than a couple of miles away from Costa Mesa CA homes. Some of the park amenities in the area include playgrounds, picnic areas and ball fields.

Shopaholics will be thrilled to find Costa Mesa homes for sale near one of the area's malls or shopping centers. South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa has more than 300 stores. Customers can buy designer merchandise at Louis Vuitton, Prada and Gucci. Bloomingdale's and Saks Fifth Avenue are two of the department stores here. Fashion Island in Newport Beach is about six miles from Costa Mesa. This mall has four department stores and a number of smaller stores.

Markets Served:  Irvine, Anaheim Hills, Costa Mesa, Orange, Tustin, Yorba Linda.  Contact Karen Yoshikawa to find out more about these communities.


Karen Yoshikawa
Karen Yoshikawa
REALTOR ®