Irvine Communities: Northwood Pointe

Written by Posted On Thursday, 23 January 2014 14:02

About Northwood Pointe

Northwood Point is a new expansion of the community of Northwood, Irvine located to the north of Hick’s Canyon Trail which runs through the city. Homes for sale in Northwood Pointe vary greatly in size and price, offering real estate opportunities for all different budgets and families. The community is bordered by Portola Parkway, Culver Drive and the Hicks Canyon Trail.

The smallest homes are located in the College Residence tract, town homes starting in the mid $500,000’s. On the other end of the spectrum, the largest homes are luxury traditional single family homes priced above $1 million in several tracts including Arbor Crest.

Schools serving Northwood Pointe

  • Northwood Montestorri Pre-School
  • Canyon View Elementary School
  • Sierra Vista Middle School
  • Northwood Highschool

Parks in Northwood Pointe

At the heart of the Northwood Pointe community is Meadowood Park. This central community park offers a basketball court, sand volleyball court, 2 baseball diamonds, kids lot play area and picnic benches with nearby grills for BBQing. The most unique and exciting feature of the park though is the spinning umbrella – it’s like a merry-go-round that your kids can hang on!

  • Meadowood Park – Central Community Park.
  • Hicks Canyon – Community Park located just outside of Northwood Pointe. Includes vast open grass area, sports fields and tot lot. Running along the southern border of Northwood Pointe is Hicks Canyon Trail, a nice scenic route perfect for joggers, pet owners and anyone looking to enjoy a bit of fresh air.
  • Trailwood Park – Private Neighborhood Park.
  • Citrusglen Park – Private Neighborhood Park adjacent to Arborcrest II and Rosegate. Includes barbeques, picnic tables, jungle gym and lighted tennis courts.

Shopping in Northwood Pointe

Northwood Point shares the same shopping areas as its sister community of Northwood. The Northwood Town Center is the local shopping center for the area located on Irvine Boulevard and Yale Avenue. Located nearby at Irvine Boulevard and Jamboree is the larger city shopping center The Market Place. This expansive outdoor strip mall accommodates not only the city of Irvine but also Tustin, straddling both city lines.

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