Consistently rated as one of the safest cities in the nation, Irvine was once named the fourth best place to live in the United States by CNN. Irvine residents can thank its exceptional schools, favorable job and housing markets, low crime rate and high median income for many of these accolades. They can also thank the Irvine Company, who developed this master planned community to be a model of enjoyable, convenient and enduringly appealing living.
Homebuyers interested in Irvine can find properties for sale in the more neighborhoods surrounding UCI, such as including University Park and Turtle Rock. They’re also advised to look within the city’s newer developments, like Orchard Hills, or more established neighborhoods like Quail Hill and Woodbridge, which offer coveted amenities like community pools, clubhouses and gated access.
Irvine’s highly exclusive enclave of Shady Canyon® is perhaps its most desired residential community. The choice of many professional athletes and captains of industry, it offers a picturesque canyon setting and a host of five-star amenities, including the world-famous Shady Canyon Golf Club®.