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Open House Review: 4 Benjamin

This week, I visited a single-story home at 4 Benjamin in Northwood’s Courtside neighborhood.

The Basics:
Asking Price: $799,988
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1,538
Price per Sq. Ft: $520
Lot Size: 4,465
Property Type: Single family home
Year Built: 1985
Community: Northwood – Courtside
HOA: $95 per month / Mello Roos: No
Days on Market: 21
Schools: Brywood Elementary, Sierra Vista Middle School, Northwood High School (Irvine Unified)

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Open House Review: 33 Night Bloom

Last week, I reviewed 15 Night Bloom. This week, I will review 33 Night Bloom, another detached condo on the same block. While #15 is listed as pending, #33 is still on the market. The home is in a newer part of Northwood, on the west side of Culver, and in the Tustin Unified School District.

The Basics:
Asking Price: $749,000
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2.5
Square Footage: 1,600
Price per Sq. Ft: $469
Lot Size: N/A
Property Type: Detached condo
Year Built: 2006
Community: Northwood – Trailing Vine
HOA: $157 per month / Mello Roos: Yes (currently approx. $2,100/year; expected to drop to approx. $700/year in 2021)
Days on Market: 19
Schools: Hicks Canyon Elementary, Orchard Hills Middle School, Beckman High School (Tustin Unified)

 

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Open House Review: 15 Night Bloom

This week, I visited two properties in a newer part of Northwood, on the west side of Culver. I will review 15 Night Bloom today and introduce you to 33 Night Bloom next week. Both are detached, three-bedroom condos. 15 Night Bloom is the larger of the two homes and is already listed as accepting backup offers.

The Basics:
Asking Price: $775,000
Bedrooms: 3 + office
Bathrooms: 2.5
Square Footage: 1,678
Price per Sq. Ft: $462
Lot Size: N/A
Property Type: Detached condo
Year Built: 2006
Community: Northwood – Trailing Vine
HOA: $157 per month / Mello Roos: Yes (currently approx. $2,100/year; expected to drop to approx. $700/year in 2021)
Days on Market: 76
Schools: Hicks Canyon Elementary, Orchard Hills Middle School, Beckman High School (Tustin Unified)

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Open House Review: 4 Fasano

This week, I visited 4 Fasano in Northwood’s Vista Filare neighborhood. The 3-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom home is currently accepting backup offers. The HOA includes a pool, spa, community barbecues, playground area, and sport court that are all a short walk from the home. The property has a zero-lot line and a two-car garage off a shared motor court behind the house.

The Basics:
Asking Price: $739,000
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2.5
Square Footage: 1.549
Price per Sq. Ft: $477
Lot Size: 2,460
Property Type: Single family home
Year Built: 1983
Community: Northwood – Vista Filare
HOA: $118 per month / Mello Roos: No
Days on Market: 17
Schools: Brywood Elementary, Sierra Vista Middle School, Northwood High (Irvine Unified)

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Orchard Hills – Padova Collection Overview

Padova is the newest collection in The Groves at Orchard Hills. Built by Shea Homes, these luxury residences are located outside the original loop of the Groves, near the Varenna neighborhood that opened last year. While the models aren’t projected to open until August, the sales gallery is open and seven of the neighborhood’s 36 homes have already sold. Residents of Padova will be part of the Orchard Hills Neighborhood Association and near Hideaway Park. The models are located a little deeper into the hills than the homes will be; they will be off Royal Pine, just a little past the turnoff from Furrow.

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