Tanka Farms is an Irvine stand out.  They offer many tours and events. Tours and events are continuing, however, currently you need a reservation to take advantage of these programs.  Tanka Farms offers a drive thru produce stand.  Fresh, local produce is harvested daily from both Tanka Farms and their local partner farms. In addition to fruits and vegetables, there is a selection of honey, chips and salsa, nuts and dried fruit, jelly and jam, and bakery products. The drive thru stand is open daily from 9am to 5pm. For more information, see their website at: https://www.tanakafarms.com/.

 

Newport Coast is in Newport Beach, just north of Laguna Beach. Newport Coast is known for its stunning views, varied architectural styles and wonderful communities. Located at 11 Via Burrone, this 4,700 square foot home is part of the Monticeto development.  This five-bedroom, six-bathroom home was built in 2001. Attention to detail can be seen in the 24-foot ceilings, multiple fireplaces and master suite balcony. The chef’s kitchen features a breakfast nook, center island and opens onto the family room. There are tremendous views of the surrounding canyons and city night lights. This home sits on a large 9,700 square foot piece of property, with a cul-de-sac setting. Outdoors, homeowners will enjoy a saltwater swimming pool, spa, sitting area and barbeque. Monticeto offers many amenities including tennis courts, basketball courts, swimming pool and spa. This is a 24-hour guard gated community. 

 

Shady Canyon is a group of three luxury residential communities in the Turtle Rock Village of Irvine.  Shady Canyon is 800 acres with approximately 400 homes, 1000 residents and the Shady Canyon Country Club and Golf Course. Located at 31 Prairie Grass, this 4,800 square foot home is part of the Villas of Shady Canyon community. This four-bedroom, five-bathroom home was built in 2003. This is a plan three model, making it a single level home. Attention to details can be seen in the use of French doors, high volume ceilings and full-size wet bar. There is a detached casita with a kitchenette, prefect for guests.  This home has views of the golf course, lake, surrounding hills, mountains and canyons.  This home sits on a large 13,000 square foot piece of property, with a cul-de-sac setting. Outdoors, homeowners will enjoy a gazebo, sound system, and built-in barbeque area. Residents are within walking distance to the clubhouse.  Among the amenities offered in the Villas of Shady Canyon are an Olympic sized swimming pool, spa, clubhouse and tennis courts.