Michael and Anabel are one of the best realtors I ever used your prompt courteous kindness and they do everything possible to take care of the situation they put mini mini mini hours unbelievable hours trying to help me out give me my wife cannot be happier there true professionals and I recommend them to anybody you will not regret using them they will go above and beyond their callI just wish I met them 20 years ago.
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"Anabel and Michael are an awesome team to work with. I've had the privilege of working with them on both the buyers side and sellers side of the process and have seen nothing but good results on both ends. Would highly recommend them to anyone looking to buy or sell a property!"
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They are very hands-on people, they support you from start to finish. They’ll put your mind at ease if need be and they’re there to answer any and all questions. For the sale of our home, they started as realtors and ended as friends.
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A Weekend in Orange: What to See, Do, and Explore
Orange is one of the oldest cities in southern California, and has a unique charm that combines history and modern development. It has tons of things to see and do for both residents and visitors alike, and the stunning weather and scenery has attracted many people to the area in recent years, with continual population growth over the last three decades. There’s something for everyone in Orange – here’s what to explore during your free time in the area.
For the outdoorsy types: Orange is home to a huge quantity of parks, open spaces, lakes, and other places that are ideal for active types who love getting outside and enjoying the sunshine. Peters Canyon Regional Park is a large grassland area with tons of trails for hiking and running. There’s also a reservoir in the center of the park. Irvine Regional Park is another large park with plenty of hiking trails and boating as well as the Orange County Zoo. Santiago Oaks Regional Park is also located nearby and offers more trails as well as horseback riding with stunning scenery.
For the avid shopper: If you enjoy finding great deals and spending money, there’s no shortage of places to do that in Orange. The Outlets at Orange is home to high-end outlet stores that offer premium clothing at discounted prices, as well as an assortment of places to eat and a movie theater. There are also several notable standalone stores in Orange, including Tiddlywinks, a toy shop, and Bookman, a used bookstore with a wide selection. If you head to downtown Orange, there are also independent clothing boutiques to check out, including Nectar, Cocorose, Laurenly, and Zae’s Womens.
For families with kids: If you have kids, there’s plenty to do in Orange with them no matter what their ages are. The Orange County Zoo is home to a wide assortment of animals and wildlife, and is designed with kids in mind, with an adorable train that runs through the park. If your kids are slightly older and love to skateboard, the Vans Skatepark is definitely a must do, located in the Outlets at Orange. It’s an indoor skatepark and is ideal for many different ages and ability levels.
For foodies: You have plenty of choices when in comes to food in Orange, particularly in the Old Town area, where many restaurants have set up shop. For true fine dining, check out Orange Hill Restaurant, which is located on a hill and has stunning views of the Orange area, as well as The Hobbit, which serves high-end multi-course meals with great food and drinks. For cheaper, laid-back food options, check out Bruxie, which offers breakfast all day, as well as The Lazy Dog, a great place for comfort food in a relaxed atmosphere. If you’re craving Mexican, check out Gabbi’s Mexican Kitchen, or if pizza’s more your style, try Blaze Pizza in Old Towne.
For those who just can’t pick, try Old Towne Orange Walking Food Tours, which allow you to sample many different options in the area. If you are looking for a great drink to wash down your meal, head over to Valiant Brewing Company or Old Orange Brewing Co. to sample a beer and maybe even tour the facilities. If you prefer cocktails or wine, try The District Lounge or Calivino Wine Pub.
For the culture junkie: There’s plenty of art and history to be enjoyed in Orange. The Hilbert Art Museum is located on the campus of Chapman University and is home to plenty of classic works from Californian artists. It also showcases the history of southern California for a unique experience. The Yost Theater also hosts frequent productions of theater, concerts, and other events in nearby Santa Ana.