Irvine Communities: Laguna Altura

Written by Posted On Tuesday, 14 January 2014 14:51

About Laguna Altura

One of the Villages of Irvine, Laguna Altura is located off of the 5 Freeway and the 133 toll road as it heads into Laguna Canyon. This area takes up the southern most portion of the 92618 zip code, just next to the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater. These Irvine homes for sale are newly constructed and offer floor plans designed to entertain and enjoy with family and friends including great rooms, open kitchens and oversized islands.

Laguna Altura is an intimate luxury community made up of four separate gated neighborhoods. The community offers all of the benefits of master planned Irvine with the proximity to the coast of a beach city – just 7 miles away from Laguna Beach. The luxury look and feel comes from the beautiful new architectural designs and lush nature including a scenic walking trail, open space and three separate parks.

Schools serving Laguna Altura:

  • Alderwood Elementary School
  • Rancho San Joaquin Middle School
  • University High School

Parks in Laguna Altura:

  • Giardino Del Centro – Laguna Altura’s central park, Giardino Del Centro houses the community’s most impressive amenities. The park includes a Junior Olympic Pool, wading pool and spa, community center room, picnic tables and BBQs for groups and a children’s playground.
  • Giardino della Vista – This park area includes a shade structure, picnic areas, playground and BBQs all surrounded by lush trees and beautifully maintained lawns.
  • Giardino Altura – Complete with Full basketball court, jungle gym and picnic areas including BBQs, Giardino Altura is located at the front of the this gated community.
  • Laguna Coast Wilderness Park – Located just outside of Laguna Altura, the wilderness park is one of the last remaining coastal canyons in Orange County featuring over 40 miles of trails and native scenic views. A chance to enjoy nature outside of the perfectly manicured parks and lawns of the gated community.

Shopping near Laguna Altura

Quail Hill Shopping Center

6501 - 6875 Quail Hill Parkway, Irvine, CA 92602

Located off the 5 Freeway at Sand Canyon/Shady Canyon the Quail Hill Shopping Center is the go-to neighborhood center for every day goods and services. The center has several restaurants from quick service to high end casual dining, a grocery store, veterinarian, multiple banks and more.

Irvine Spectrum

71 Fortune Dr, Irvine, CA 92618

Located on the south-east edge of Irvine, the Irvine Spectrum Mall is the premier outdoor shopping center in the city and it's just down the street from Laguna Altura. The center has a huge spectrum (get it?) of shops, restaurants and entertainment for everyone to enjoy.

Whether you’re shopping for a chic new outfit, looking for something to do on a Friday night or just looking to enjoy an afternoon in the sun, the Irvine Spectrum is the place to go. The open mall design is perfect for enjoying the beautiful Southern California weather and bringing together the conveniences and excitement of Orange County into one unique center.

What makes the Irvine Spectrum extra special? It’s fun for adults and kids. The kid friendly features include the shopping center’s fountain for children to play in next to a brand new play area, Giant Wheel (Ferris wheel), kiddie train, carousel and Movie Theater. And for the 21 and over crowd there are several restaurant bars to enjoy such as Yard House and Dave and Busters as well as the Irvine Improv featuring performances from some of the best known names in comedy.

Irvine is made up of more than 30 different planned communities. To learn more about each and their individual real estate markets, contact the local experts at our First Team Real Estate Irvine Office and connect with them on Google +. Connecting with a real estate agent who knows the area well is great because it allows you to gain even more local insight and reveal the hidden gems of the hyperlocal housing market. Call or email us now and we'll set you up with a top agent in the area to help you find the right home.

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