The city of Dana Point is situated in Orange County, in California and it is a famous local destination for surfing. This low-key area was named in reference of the author Richard Henry Dana, who wrote "Two Years before the Mast" in which he described the place. Dana Point is a nice place to live thanks to its thriving harbour, its world-class festivals as well as its fitness-loving community. The town has earned its distinction as the "whale capital of the West" as many species of whales make the water off of Dana Point part of their annual migration route. Discover this lovely town in which the quality of life is one of the best.
The American real estate market has suffered from an important crisis, due to seizure of properties. This phenomenon had a huge consequence on prices, which plummeted. Therefore, investing in a property in L.A. is currently a safe investment and is interesting as the market benefits from favorable conditions.
Besides, the American population is mobile and often changes its accommodations. The law is particularly secured for financial backers and the American system is based on MLS (Multiple Listing System) which gathers all properties on sale, which is a guaranty of ease to find one.
Thanks to a nice economic expansion, Los Angeles enjoys a large and diversified property portfolio with competitive prices for a city such vibrant, enormous and sunny. All in all, this area is a real heaven for owners and real estate investors.
Thanks to its multicultural aspects, Los Angeles is a global city which constantly attracts show business celebrities, fashion leaders, wealthy tourists as well as powerful financial people who are looking for an upscale quality of life, in a magnificent green oasis where are gathered culture, entertainment, glamor and leading-edge technology.
"Before any investment, the potential buyer will have to contact a professional of the real estate sector. The latter will need his client's passport and other administrative and bank documents to testify his identity and his solvency. The buying process is really fast (around one month). You do not need to have the American citizenship nor the famous Green card but you are required to provide a social security number (SSN), which is obligatory to fill in the tax return (that is only $100 for a property).
Besides, it is highly recommended to purchase an insurance regarding the ownership title in order to be secured in case of potential recording error. "
From June to August, summers are particularly sunny and hot because of Santa Ana, a warm and dry wind that creates heatwaves. Therefore, temperatures can sometimes reach 35 degrees.
The period from April to November is generally one of the best periods of the year to visit Los Angeles as temperatures are pleasant. Spring is also the period with shorter visitor queues and lower prices. However, between April and May, there is a "June Gloom" phenomenon (also called "May Grey") which corresponds to a thick fog that appears at dawn and persists until midday.
Thanks to a Mediterranean climate, Los Angeles has a sweet climate throughout the year. Winters are mild and slightly rainy. Temperature scarcely drop below 10 degrees during the period from December to March.
This bustling harbour welcomes almost 2,500 boats within two marinas, which provide complete facilities: yacht sales, boat rental, class instruction, fishing, yacht clubs, sailing association, ocean labs and all water activities (windsurfing, jet-skiing, kayaking, stand-up paddle...). The harbour offers also trendy place to eat and to shop. These stores are diversified as they propose unexpected treasures, from jewelry to fragrant oils, by way of art galleries and leisure clothing. Watching vessels are also offering guided tours to admire whales.
Salt Creek is a long sandy beach which is a popular surfing spot for the locals. The Bluff Park skirts the beach, which allows to enjoy its grassy land where benches, barbecue grills and picnic tables are provided. There is also a golf course close to Salt Creek, surrounded by small parks and several miles of trails. Salt Creek beach is one of the best swimming and surfing place in California. This is a nice area to spend good times with family friends.
Dana Point is considered to be on of the world's paddling epicentres as stand-up paddle (SUP) has blossomed over there. Indeed, the city will welcome for the third year the Pacific Paddle Games, which will take place at Doheny State Beach. This world event will gather the best board-builders for the biggest celebration of paddling. They will try to be the best in various races focusing either on technical or distance elements.
Date: From September 30 to October 2, 2017.
The second most populous city in the US, Los Angeles is spread over a very diversified geographical area. Mainly a desert basin, the area is surrounded by the San Gabriel Mountains and divided by the Santa Monica Mountains.
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