Costa Mesa in California was incorporated as a city back 1953 and since then has grown into one of the most colorful cities in all of Orange County. It boasts a population of approximately 100,000 people and has long grown out of its roots as a farming community. The economy of the area is prosperous and a fabulous Mediterranean temperature all year round make homes in the area incredibly desirable. Although there are many cities in South California, few of them can provide all of the local amenities, fantastic outdoor recreational activities and spectacular atmosphere as Costa Mesa, which attracts people from all over the world looking to buy real estate in the area.
Because of the booming local economy and the retail and commerce industries many professionals and families come to the area to invest in real estate. The area has spectacular shopping and highly respectable local schools, colleges and options for higher education, meaning it has plenty to offer to the younger residents of the city. The commercial area centers around the South Coast Plaza, which is not only large but every inch is designed with a unique and innovative architectural style. The Plaza has more than 300 stores which make for not only great retail therapy but also offer plenty of employment opportunities for locals, which are just two more of the reasons why families buy homes here. Of course the area also has a lot of other options for employment including jobs in the pharmaceutical industry and electronics field, which both contribute greatly to the local economy’s success.
The natural beauty paired with the great location make Costa Mesa very appealing to those who appreciate a warm, sunny climate in an area sporting good local amenities. If you decide to buy a home here you will be close to the Pacific Ocean, beautiful beaches, amazing mountains and stretching desert landscapes. For people who enjoy outside recreational activities and sports there are plenty of public parks, soccer fields, baseball diamonds, tennis courts and many other ways in which to appreciate the outdoors with your family and friends. Those who like professional sports can also visit Los Angeles which is just a short drive away. There are also plenty of great golf courses and surfing spots in the surrounding areas just waiting to be experienced.
Besides the great outdoors, there are also plenty of artistic and cultural pleasures to be enjoyed. Orange County is full of wonderful local artists, theatrical organizations and culturally rich festivals, as does Costa Mesa itself. The Orange County Performing Art Center is always putting on a good show as well as musical performances and so is the local Repertory Theatre; world class entertainment is never far from home when you live in Costa Mesa. So, with the naturally wonderful and warm climate, incredible beauty, fabulous amenities and great schools there is no reason not to buy one of the wonderful homes for sale in Orange County and make this vibrant city your new home.