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Irvine Real Estate’s Best-Kept Secret

It’s no secret that Irvine is one of Southern California’s most desirable communities in which to live. Boasting a hot job market, an up-and-coming tech scene, top-notch Tustin School District, countless entertainment options, safety and a central Orange County location, Irvine was the city with the highest population gains in all of Southern California as of the 2016 U.S. census.

What does all of this growth mean for property prices in Irvine? They are predictably strong with the median listing price for a 3-bedroom home in Irvine sitting at $989,000, based on January 2018 data from By comparison, the median listing price for 3-bedroom homes across Orange County sits at $774,990. But aspiring Irvine homebuyers need not worry. There is great value to be had if you know where to look.


Starting from the high $800,000s, C2E 3 and 4-bedroom plans are the best-kept secret in Irvine real estate. With low tax rates, low HOAs, no Mello Roos, Summer 2018 move-ins and more than 50% of C2E’s first release already sold, there’s never been a better time than now to consider making urban Irvine home. But don’t take it from us. Listen to why Irvine resident Mark Albert and his wife are making the move to C2E Plan 3.

“We like smart money and easy investing… While San Francisco, New York and Los Angeles seem to be out of reach and unaffordable, we are still able to get 3 bedrooms and 3.5 baths for under $900K, which makes for a smart move, especially in Irvine.”

C2E Plan 3

At 1,895 sq. ft., C2E’s 3-bedroom plan features 3.5 bathrooms, direct access 2-car garages, open-concept design, main-level living, a purpose-built tech zone off of the cooks kitchen, spacious rooms and an expansive Owner’s Suite with walk-in closet.

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Plan 3

C2E Plan 4

The largest C2E’s homes at 2,039 sq, ft., our 4-bedroom plan features 3.5 bathrooms, direct access 2-car garages, spacious bedrooms, an expansive Owner’s Suite with large dual walk-in closets, and optional first floor den, open-concept design, main-level living and plentiful storage areas.

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Plan 4


C2E offers more than just an attainable entry point into the Irvine real estate market. It delivers close-to-everything convenience to all that there is to see, do and discover in Orange County. Imagine walking or biking to your job at one of the area’s many corporate HQs. Having hundreds of happy hour haunts to choose from. Weekend mornings spent at the beach or hiking one of Irvine’s many trails. And being just a 10-minute drive from John Wayne Airport, Tustin and Irvine Metrolink stations and the areas’ other important transport hubs.

And when you’re not out and about, C2E is also a great place to laugh, play and take it easy. Entertain friends at the pool. Pick up ingredients for an international feast at Diamond Jamboree. Crush a workout at the linear park. Make friends and playdates at the tot lot. The opportunities for fun are endless.