Friday, October 9th, 2015 25 Views, 0 Comments.
While the rest of the country enjoys colorful leaves and a crisp autumn breeze, those of us fortunate enough to call Southern California home are gearing up for another scorching weekend—with no respite from the heat in sight. It’s not a bad problem to have when the beach is practically your own backyard. The downside—if you’re like most—is that it just doesn’t feel like Halloween is right around the corner. We’ve found that the perfect fall beverage is just the thing to fix that. With that in mind, here are four of our favorite recipes.
THE PUMPKIN PIE SMOOTHIE
- 1 can (15 oz.) pure pumpkin, chilled
- 1 can (12 oz.) evaporated milk, chilled
- 1 container (8 oz.) vanilla yogurt
- 1/4 C. granulated sugar
- 1/4 tsp. pumpkin…
Thursday, October 8th, 2015 189 Views, 0 Comments.
In search of the perfect vacation home along California’s gold coast? Look no further: this stunning Peninsula Point escape offers a living experience among the finest in the world.
With a coveted location just six houses away from Newport’s world-renowned Wedge, the residence at 2148 East Oceanfront offers not only stunning views and convenient access to the beach, but a heightened level of privacy and seclusion, too. Chic and luxurious, yet warm and inviting at the same time, it’s defined by an exceptional attention to detail—one that’s evident both in its exquisite design and in opulent touches seen throughout, such as crisp white Venetian plaster and exposed wood beam cathedral ceilings.
With a total of four bedrooms—two of which open…Read Full Post »
Friday, October 2nd, 2015 202 Views, 0 Comments.
Friday, October 2nd, 2015 169 Views, 0 Comments.
Coastal Orange County is one of the most visually stunning places in the world—and that’s not just on account of the scenery. Around here, women and men alike favor a sophisticated look, complete with the latest and greatest the fashion world has to offer. With that in mind, we’re happy to give you the second installment of our fall fashion report, just for the guys! (Click here to see last week’s post on seasonal trends for women.)
EMBRACE THE GREY AREA
For years, we’ve speculated that grey is the most underrated neutral. (This goes for women, too, but that’s another post in itself.) This season, the fashion world has joined us in this sentiment—only they’ve taken the notion and run with it, showing us look after glorious grey look and…Read Full Post »
Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 240 Views, 0 Comments.
Any coastal Orange County local knows that the return of NFL games and pumpkin spice lattes aren’t the only signifiers of Fall. There’s also the annual Newport Beach Wine & Food Festival, a bustling social event that takes place at the Newport Beach Civic Center and brings together all the things we love most! Keep reading to learn the basics of this upcoming event.
1. IT’S FAST-APPROACHING—AND TICKETS WILL SELL OUT
It’s hard to believe that October 3rd is this Saturday, but it’s true—and that’s the first day of the festival, which runs for just two days. With that in mind, it’s a great idea to get your tickets today, before they’re sold out. Click here to see all the packages available and make your purchase.
2. IT’S NOT JUST FOOD AND…Read Full Post »
Friday, September 25th, 2015 325 Views, 0 Comments.
File this under good problems to have: the weather in coastal Orange County has yet to receive the memo that Fall is upon us. If you’re into fashion, you know this is all the more reason to spend the next 90-degree weekend within the gloriously air conditioned confines of South Coast Plaza. But wherever you’re shopping to build your autumn wardrobe, here are some key trends to try on for size.
THE RETURN OF EXCESS
Truth: no matter what happens on the runways, Fall is and always will be a great time to stock up on tried-and-true basics—cashmere, leather and wool come to mind. But! After season upon season of minimalism dominating the shows in New York, Paris and Milan, bling is back. To paraphrase Vogue UK’s take on the matter, the most…Read Full Post »
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 269 Views, 0 Comments.
To view selections for Surterre Best Buys this week, visit our Best Buys Page.
Surterre Properties' Best Buys Program offers buyers a carefully compiled collection of exceptionally valued properties in coastal Orange County communities including Newport Beach, Newport Coast, Corona Del Mar, Laguna Beach, Monarch Beach, Irvine, and San Clemente.
To have your property considered or to learn more about our Best Buys Program, please email us at email@example.com.Read Full Post »
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 324 Views, 0 Comments.
Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 920 Views, 0 Comments.
It's fall, which means shorter days and colder weather ahead. To ensure you won't need emergency repairs in the winter, do some preventative maintenance now while it's still nice outside. Here are some essential fall home improvement projects to keep you safe and secure when the temperature starts to drop:
#1 Clean and inspect gutters
If you haven't been keeping an eye on your gutters throughout the summer, it's time to give them a good inspection. They could be harboring leaves and other debris from storms, winds and pests. Use your rake or hose to clear them for the winter moisture ahead. Look for any signs of damage that may cause a leak. Leaks can damage your siding and lead to the potential need for roof repairs in the winter.… Read Full Post »
Friday, September 18th, 2015 468 Views, 0 Comments.
Join us for our seventh Open House Event!
To help you find your future home efficiently, we will open our homes during our next Open House Event. On Saturday, September 19th and Sunday, September 20th, our team of Surterre agents will be out in full force, showing an extensive selection of our current listings throughout Orange County – covering a wide range of price points and styles.
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