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Situated in the heart of Orange County, and only one mile from the gorgeous Pacific Coast, the City of Costa Mesa, California, is one of the state’s most vibrant and eclectic cities. The city is the action-sports industry’s capital, and the headquarters for Vans, Rip Curl, Volcom, and Hurley International. As an internationally acclaimed arts and theater district, Costa Mesa is also where you’ll find the South Coast Repertory theater and the world-class Segerstrom Center for the Arts.  The city is also home to one of the country’s largest shopping centers, South Coast Plaza.

Costa Mesa offers many advantages to prospective homebuyers, including a dining scene that is so diverse it has earned the city a reputation as being the "best small town for restaurants west of the Mississippi River," according to USA Today and Rand/McNally. The city also has a beneficial creative bent, which is epitomized by not one, but two counter-culture retail developments, The Camp and The Lab. Costa Mesa is also home to a cutting edge, environmentally responsible shopping destination known as the SoCo Collection.

Beyond the fabulous shopping and dining options, this lovely city encompasses two municipal golf courses, twenty-eight parks, three libraries, and twenty public schools. Furthermore, the campuses of Whittier Law School, Vanguard University, Coastline Community College, and Orange Coast College are all in Costa Mesa, as is the Orange County Fair and Event Center. The city is comprised of sixteen square miles and is home to roughly 110,000 residents who enjoy a mild Southern California climate and easy access to exciting attractions like Los Angeles, Palm Springs, Knott’s Berry Farm, Disneyland, low and high deserts, mountains, and beaches. 

Costa Mesa real estate is spread across the 92628, 92627, and 92626 zip codes and multiple neighborhoods and subdivisions. Among the largest Costa Mesa communities, you’ll find Central, Eastside, Westside, Mesa Verde, South Coast Metro, Costa, and SoBeca District. Generally speaking, Costa Mesa homes for sale sell quickly and include a wide variety of housing options. From fun and funky to family-friendly, the wide range of neighborhoods includes small, attached housing, as well as more spacious detached homes. If you would like to learn more about available homes in Costa Mesa, California, we would love to assist you, so please contact us today.

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Newest Costa Mesa Homes and Condos for Sale

4 Beds 2 Baths PW24147760 MLS Active Status
Welcome to Costa Mesa's premier Mesa Verde neighborhood, with quiet tree-lined streets and well-kept spacious homes. Nestled in this sought-after area, 3038 Madeira Avenue stands out with its unique charm and endless possibilities. From the moment you arrive, it's clear this single-story home is something special. The freshly painted exterior and manicured gardens create an inviting first impression. Step inside to a generous floor plan with 1,996 square feet of comfortable living space, thoughtfully designed with four bedrooms and two bathrooms. The welcoming living room, just off the entrance, features a cozy fireplace and large windows that flood the space with natural light. The bright and airy kitchen boasts ample storage and seamlessly flows into the dining room, which includes a charming sitting area. This room exudes character with a brick fireplace, new carpet, and direct access to a serene backyard. Outdoors, you’ll find a patio, grassy yard, and shade trees—ideal for enjoying the beautiful California weather on your 7,058-square-foot lot. The bedroom wing includes a master suite with a private bath, two additional bedrooms, and a full bathroom. The privately situated and versatile fourth bedroom offers the perfect extra bedroom, office, or bonus room. Recent updates enhance the home's appeal and include fresh paint inside and out, new carpet, updated LED recessed lighting, modern light switches, and bedroom ceiling fans. Enjoy top Newport Mesa Unified schools and just minutes to shopping, restaurants, the Mesa Verde Country Club, the beach, parks and freeways. This gem of a property is limited only by your imagination. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to own your next home in one of Costa Mesa’s most desirable neighborhoods, where charm, comfort, and community await you. Welcome home!

3038 Madeira Avenue, Costa Mesa

OC24151060 MLS Active Status
This turnkey single-story, four-bedroom home in Costa Mesa is situated on a serene, tree-lined street where no detail has been overlooked. This is an INCREDIBLE rental opportunity with a beautiful main house and a recently converted garage in the back that has been turned into a stunning 2-bedroom unit. ( Est. 1100 sf )The kitchen features beautiful granite countertops, black stainless steel appliances with custom maple soft close cabinets and inlaid tile floors that add a touch of elegance. The kitchen is equipped with a large farmhouse sink, adding a touch of rustic charm and functionality. Multiple custom ceiling fans throughout. This home features four spacious bedrooms, three of which have their own ensuite bathrooms and ample closet space. Enjoy the comfort and energy efficiency provided by dual pane windows throughout the house. Very private, includes remote gates as well as newer security screens. The property is conveniently located close to beautiful parks and is a short drive to the beach. This property includes two nicely sized driveways, and one carport, perfect for parking your RV or boat. The backyard is nicely landscaped with grass and a garden, providing a peaceful retreat. The beautifully done two-bedroom unit converted from what was previously the garage, with a kitchenette, living room, and bathroom that comes with most permits. This unique home with income potential is one you won't want to miss.

923 Governor Street, Costa Mesa

OC24148838 MLS Active Status
Experience the best of both worlds – historic charm coupled with modern comfort at this well-maintained vintage 2bd/1ba Eastside Costa Mesa gem plus a separate 1bd unit that can be used as a home office, guest house, or steady flow of income. Built in 1920 this rare historical duplex offers a multitude of uses for a future homeowner! Incredible location across from scenic Lindbergh Park, with mountain views on a clear day! Enjoy the front yard with a gated picket fence while lounging on your front porch entering inside through your Dutch-style door to an open floor plan adorned with beautiful hardwood floors, and notice the timeless crown molding throughout. The living room is flooded with natural light and has a 6ft walled patio that offers that coastal indoor-outdoor lifestyle. The remodeled kitchen opens to the dining room with a breakfast bar. Your primary bedroom is light and bright from the sliding glass doors to your serene space for relaxation, offering mirrored wardrobe closet doors, and an updated bathroom, plus both homes have dedicated laundry inside. Back 1bd home features a nice open layout with French doors to a private covered patio, great for entertaining and taking in the coastal breeze. This large R2 lot allows for diverse usage options. Each unit has separate gas & electric utilities for added ease and efficiency. Enjoy all the Eastside Costa Mesa has to offer with a walk to Bay Bay, or our local coffee shop while enjoying a diverse selection of local eateries.

237 23rd Street, Costa Mesa

2 Beds 2 Baths OC24148657 MLS Active Status
Don't miss out on the best buy in Costa Mesa! 594 Hamilton Street, Unit F is a gorgeous end unit 2 bedroom/1.5 bathroom townhouse-style condominium in the 6 unit Victoria Manor complex in Southwest Costa Mesa. This home truly has it all. Upon entering the home you will find 1,032 square feet of living space featuring 2 spacious bedrooms, a gorgeous upgraded kitchen with enough counter space and cabinets for all of your needs, a spacious living room complete with a cozy fireplace and sliding doors to the back yard, an upgraded full bathroom upstairs, another half bathroom downstairs, in unit laundry, a whole house fan, central heating, ceiling fans throughout the home, brand new paint and carpeting, vinyl plank flooring downstairs, energy efficient vinyl windows with plantation shutters, a 1 car garage, as well as a designated parking spot, and much more. One of the best features of this unique property is the tremendous amount of private outdoor space that comes with it. This unit is one of only two that comes with a large private wrap around back yard complete with a patio off the living room in the back, a spacious lawn, a paved patio area, and a large private front courtyard. It will be difficult to ever find a condo with an outdoor set up that matches this one. As if that isn't enough, this is the only unit with direct access to the garage from its yard. So, in addition to the added convenience and privacy that this provides, you get the flexibility of using the space as a place to park the car or an additional living space (i.e. home office, play room, gym, den, etc.). It's really cool. You have to check it out! In terms of location within the community, it is nicely secluded and tucked away in the back with a great private/quiet location with great natural light and cool breezes. In terms of location in general, you are conveniently located near shopping, dining, entertainment, the beach, the freeway, East Costa Mesa, Newport, Huntington Beach, and much more! Don't miss out on this amazing home!

594 Hamilton Street Unit 5, Costa Mesa

4 Beds 2 Baths IG24146803 MLS Active Status
Open House Tuesday, July 23rd from 2:00 pm-4:00 pm. This remarkable Mesa Del Mar residence has entered the market for the first time in three decades, boasting a range of recent upgrades. The enhancements include new luxury vinyl flooring, fresh paint, a state-of-the-art six-burner gas cooktop range, and a new oven. The bathrooms have undergone extensive remodeling to elevate their appeal. While the fourth bedroom has been ingeniously transformed into an office or sitting area, it can effortlessly be reinstated as a bedroom before the close of escrow should the buyer desire. Noteworthy is the detached permitted "hobby room" in the backyard, a 12 x 12 square foot space with new flooring and paint, two windows, and a secure locking door, offering versatile usage as a playroom, game room, office, or additional bedroom. Permitted hobby room has been included in the square footage of 1,591 (main house is 1,447 sq ft). The tranquil backyard showcases lush green grass, complemented by a Meyer lemon tree. The property boasts RV parking, a convenient shed, and a strategic location near esteemed educational institutions such as Sanora Elementary, Costa Mesa Middle and High School, and Orange Coast College. Situated in proximity to TeWinkle Park, residents can enjoy various amenities including a skate park, tennis courts, a dog park, playgrounds, and a scenic lake. Moreover, the area offers entertainment options at the nearby Orange County Fairgrounds and The Farm Sports Complex. Mesa Del Mar is a cherished neighborhood renowned for its dining and shopping options, with easy freeway access and a short distance from the beach. **furniture in the photos has been virtually staged**

2878 Anza Lane, Costa Mesa

3 Beds 3 Baths PW24143537 MLS Active Under Contract Status
Welcome to your new home! 600 Rainier Way is a 1,512 sq ft. townhouse located in bustling Costa Mesa. With 2 stories, 3 beds, 2.5 baths, and a 2-car garage, this home has enough room for all of your needs. This end unit enjoys privacy with only one shared wall. With newer finishes and updates throughout, you will enjoy the peak of modern living nestled in highly desirable Costa Mesa. The entire residence has been upgraded with the latest decor and conveniences: Luxury vinyl plank flooring throughout, an updated kitchen, recessed lighting in the living room and kitchen, and the newly installed black staircase railing all provide a chic and modern look. The living room is furnished with dual-pane windows and doors. In the heart of this home is a fireplace. The kitchen is upgraded with quartz countertops, black stainless steel appliances, and gorgeous wood cabinets. Upstairs, find comfort after a long day in the main suite. The main bedroom includes an accent wall of premium vinyl for a touch of contemporary class. As the sun sets, enjoy a quiet moment on your private balcony. Back inside, the main bathroom stuns with a tiled counter, dark wood cabinets, and a beautiful vessel sink. The additional bedrooms offer enough space for everyone, along with cooling ceiling fans in each room. Downstairs, step out to the wrap-around patio, where you can gather with friends and family. What makes this home so unique is the abundance of conveniences, from the laundry room downstairs to the direct garage access. Not only is the garage large enough for two cars, but it is finished with new epoxy flooring. As a member of the Brookview community, enjoy neighborhood amenities such as tennis courts, swimming pools, spa, and clubhouse. In addition, this townhome is located in prime Costa Mesa location. The South Coast metro area provides countless shopping, dining, and entertainment options, including The LAB Anti-Mall, The CAMP, and the South Coast Plaza. Watch a play at the Segerstrom Center or spend a day walking through the new Orange County Museum of Arts. And with easy access to the 405 and 55 Fwy, commuting has never been easier.

600 Rainier Way Unit 207, Costa Mesa

2 Beds 3 Baths OC24146517 MLS Active Status
“I can see everything from here!” NO seriously, the views at 2175 Pacific Ave are no joke. Perched in an extraordinary location, this coastal classic 2bed, 2.5bath home is 1,322 sqft of comfort and panoramic views. From the mountain ranges that are beautifully snow capped during winter to the serene coastline with iconic SoCal sunsets year round. Honestly, the only tough decision is “Do I enjoy the views from inside, on my balcony, or on my private patio?” And if you want to explore your surroundings up close, the home is situated at the crest of Talbert Nature Preserve, with access to miles of trails ideal for walking and biking, all the way to the beach. Step inside this meticulously upgraded home to discover a living space that will set the mood for every occasion. Seeking comfort and warmth? Gather around the statement fireplace. Looking to entertain? Perfect, the vaulted, accent ceilings and wall-to-wall windows make the space feel open and welcoming. And even though you have A/C, you won’t need it with the coastal breezes. From the living space, you can see a kitchen that truly stands out. Pull up a chair at the custom bar and see for yourself. The kitchen features white cabinets, quartz countertops, durable tile flooring, and a picturesque garden window. Just off the kitchen, the dining room features hardwood floors and an abundance of natural light. The main floor's half bath adds more elegance and convenience. Downstairs, you’ll find a remodeled master suite ready to be your retreat from the busy outside world. Across the hall is the second bedroom with its own remodeled ensuite with a full shower tub combo, very flexible for guests, Home Office, etc. From the second bedroom, you have access to your large patio. And because of the location, you can enjoy additional views and privacy. When you want to stay indoors you’ll enjoy central A/C and a newer furnace, both installed in the last 5 years. As for the community, the nearby stairwell provides easy access to the subterranean garage, with 2 assigned parking spaces, a storage unit, and guest parking. Just down the pathway is the community pool and hot tub, as well as key-coded gate for access to Fairview Park and Vista Park. overlooking the Talbert Nature Preserve, this home offers access to miles of trails ideal for walking and biking, all just minutes from the beach. Prime location, unparalleled views, and numerous upgrades make this home a must-see. Book your tour today!

2175 Pacific Avenue Unit B5, Costa Mesa

4 Beds 3 Baths NP24146775 MLS Active Status
Experience luxury living in the heart of Costa Mesa! This beautiful residence, located in a quiet cul-de-sac, offers 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms across 2,217 sq ft of living space on a 6,000 sq ft lot. Meticulously maintained and upgraded, this home blends luxury, comfort, and modern convenience. Step inside through the large wooden double door entryway to an open layout with high ceilings and abundant natural light. The downstairs features hardwood floors, recessed lighting, and a spacious living room with a gas fireplace and wired surround sound, seamlessly opening to the backyard through multiple sliders for indoor-outdoor living. At the heart of the home is a gourmet chef’s kitchen with stainless steel appliances, a kitchen island with pendant lighting, a coffee bar, a wine fridge, a white tile backsplash, cabinetry with gold hardware, quartz countertops, ample storage space, reverse osmosis tank and on demand filtered hot and cold water. The resort-style backyard is an entertainer's paradise, featuring a built-in outdoor kitchen with a gas grill, side burners, a sink, and a fridge. Enjoy two outdoor fountains, outdoor lighting and uplighting, an outdoor gas fireplace, and vintage street lamps. The lush vegetation includes 12 palm trees, a banana tree, an avocado tree, and a lime tree. The property is gated all around, ensuring privacy and security, perfect for kids or dogs. The primary bedroom is conveniently located downstairs, featuring a walk-in closet and an en suite bathroom with dual sinks, a soaking tub, tile flooring, granite countertops, and large windows and sliders opening to the backyard. Upstairs are three additional bedrooms, two with walk-in closets, and a third bathroom with tile flooring and granite countertops. The home boasts gas fireplaces in the living and family rooms, a new air conditioning system, double-pane windows and doors, and beautiful finishes like crown molding and a wrought iron stairway. This home is part of the Newport-Mesa Unified School District and is within walking distance to Wimbledon Park and Wakeham Park, offering fields, basketball courts, and play areas. It is also near South Coast Plaza, various restaurants, and the Segerstrom Center for the Arts. Easy access to the 55 and 405 freeways makes commuting easy. With no HOA fees, Mello-Roos taxes, or leases, this home has all the amenities without the extra expense. Don’t miss the chance to own this exceptional property in a prime location!

3466 San Rafael Circle, Costa Mesa

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