Discuss with your local, professional realtor, such as those at the Franco Team, how you can use technology to your advantage when selling your home. These days, most potential buyers begin their home search online. Among some of the technologies available are home photos, 3-D home tours, paperless systems, and e-serving signing services. Technology can be another tool in your corner when you are preparing to sell your home or to purchase your next home.



The Environmental Nature Center is offering several different summer camp programs.  Science Explorers Camp! Nature Camps have been offered annually since 1977. These are outdoor, hands-on programs, including having fun in the Back Bay. All camps are based at the Back Bay Science Center. These science camps are designed for students from fourth grade through sixth grade. Camps include using microscopes, binoculars and magnifying lenses in a marine environment. The camps include time spent in a real science lab, hiking coastal trails and canoeing Back Bay. Camps are either 9am to 1pm or 9am to 3pm.  The Environmental Nature Center is located at 1601 16th Street in Newport Beach.  For more information about the summer camp programs or to register, see their website at: http://encenter.org/.



Newport Coast is situated in the southernmost tip of Newport Beach. This highly attractive area of Newport Beach is home to approximately 10,000 residents. Located at 22 Trouville, this 2,600 square foot home is part of the St. Michel development. This four bedroom, three bathroom home was built in 1994. This house is wonderful to entertain in with a first floor formal living, dining room and gourmet kitchen. The kitchen has recently been remodeled with stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops and a wine refrigerator. Attention to detail can be seen in the media system, crown moldings and stone work throughout the home. This home sits on a 3,700 square foot piece of property. Outdoors, the back yard has recently been professionally landscaped.  St. Michel is a gated community with many amenities including a swimming pool, spa, and an outdoor cooking area with a built-in barbeque. There are 92 homes in St. Michel. Students living in this area attend Newport Coast Elementary School and Corona del Mar Intermediate and High School.