Tom Bashe is an associate broker at Coldwell Banker Residential, a full service Real Estate Brokerage specializing in Residential Real Estate Sales in Southern California. He began his career in real estate prior to graduating high school and was a licensed real estate agent before he received his high school diploma. In 2006, at the ripe old age of 21, Tom became one of the youngest Real Estate Brokers in the industry. In the 11 years since, his team has successfully sold hundreds of properties ranging in price from just over $50,000 to just under $5,000,000. He specializes in selling Single Family dwellings, condos, townhomes, multifamily dwellings, land and estates.
The Bear Brand Ranch gated community in Laguna Beach, California is located on a hillside offering its residents beautiful views of the Dana Point Harbor, Catalina Island, and Pacific Ocean.
Bear Brand Ranch is an upscale neighborhood comprised of 127 homes that were built amongst 20 acres of greenbelts, tropical landscaping, and walking trails. There are two guarded gates with 24-hour security. The gated entrances are located on Golden Lantern and Camino Del Avion. Estates here were built on large lots and are some of the most expensive properties in South Orange County. There is a variety of real estate including condos, small single family houses, large estates, as well as ranches. The style also varies with Contemporary, Spanish, Tuscan, and French the most prevalent. There is a monthly Home Owners Association fee.
Residents are within close proximity to many shopping centers like Ocean Ranch which features stores and restaurants like Ralph’s Grocery Company, Pro Nail, Ocean Ranch Dental Center, Max Muscle, Burger King, and Black Forest Bakery & Café.
The Bear Brand Ranch community is served by the Capistrano Unified School District with highly ranked facilities like George White Elementary, Niguel Hills Middle School, and Dana Hills High School. There are many private schools in this region including Grace Classical Academy, Beacon Hill KinderCare, Laguna Niguel Montessori Center, and Ocean View School. Higher education offers several opportunities like Saddleback College, Soka University of America, and California State University, Fullerton.
The master-planned community of Laguna Niguel is nestled in the San Joaquin Hills. Its name comes from the Spanish word for “lagoon” and the name, “Nigueli”, of a Juaneno Indian Village. Interesting points of interest in this neighborhood include the Multiple Sports Plaza, the Laguna Niguel Skatepark, the Badlands Park, Aliso andWoods Canyons Regional Park, and the Laguna Niguel Regional Park.
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