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Lake Forest's BRU is a standout in the community!

Have you been to BRU lately in Lake Forest?  I popped in after some Christmas shopping and was so happy to see it filled with happy customers, celebrating the season.  BRU is one the only restaurants in Lake Forest that offers a place for a great meal, cocktail and ambiance! The new Beer Garden addition to the corner of El Toro and Rockfield is going to really brighten up that corner in Lake Forest.  If you haven't been to BRU,  we thought we would share a bit of what we like about it!  From the moment you step through the door, it's evident that BRU is more than just a place to dine; it's an experience to be enjoyed.  Matt and the team take pride in its diverse menu that caters to every palate. Whether you're a fan of classic American comfort food or crave a more adventurous culinary journey, BRU has you covered. From their mouthwatering burgers to their wild caught seafood, every dish is a work of art.  Beyond a lovely meal, BRU Restaurant offers a warm and inviting a

Portola Hills August 2015 ends with a 37% increase in number of sales.

Historically August is a quiet month in the real estate market, people are finishing up vacations and getting kids ready for school, etc.  In Portola Hills however this wasn't the case when it comes to the  number of homes that sold as we saw a 37% increase  in the number of closed escrows over August of 2014. In 2014 5 homes closed escrow in 2015 8 homes closed escrow...   Below is a breakdown of what homes sold in both years. Portola Hills August 205 Home Sales As you will note this last month, 8 homes successfully closed escrow with average price point of approximately $503,000. Portola Hills August 2014 Home Sales In 2014, 5 homes closed escrow, with an average price point of $490,000.    Comparing the two years in regards to pricing we saw a 9% increase in the sales prices .   Still outpacing Orange County as a whole, but down from the double digit price increase we saw in June and July. With the last quarter, anticipated homes sales, can slow down