With a motto of "Harboring the Good Life," Dana Point is one of the Golden State's best-kept secrets. Known as a place for great fishing and surfing, the city also has a reputation for being a great romantic spot. Very family-friendly, Dana Point holds numerous festivals throughout the year, and has become a very popular destination for retirees.
When it comes to Dana Point real estate, properties run the gamut. For many retirees, condos costing $500,000 are quite popular, while families and professionals who seek luxury can find homes costing from just over $1 million up to $25 million. No matter what property you purchase, expect to have great views of the beach and ocean, as well as easy access to some of the area's most popular shopping and dining destinations.
Part of the Capistrano School District, Dana Point students attend some of the best schools in the state. Along with being recognized for excellent teachers and implementing the latest technology into its schools, Dana Point is also widely known for its high school's cross-country program. For those students who love to stay active and participate in school sports, Dana Hills High has won four state titles in cross country, with some students on the teams receiving college scholarships for their athletic ability.
If you live in Dana Point, expect to have your pick of numerous fun events to attend. With its proximity to the sea, many festivals focus on this. In March, you can attend the Festival of Whales, held annually since 1972. Or perhaps you'd like to attend the Tall Ships Festival in September, which is recognized as the biggest festival of its kind on the West Coast. And when the holidays roll around, those who want to help local charities while getting in a good run can participate in the Turkey Trot, which attracts more than 10,000 runners each year.
Make Dana Point Your Home
If all this sounds too good to be true, it's not. By calling Dana Point home, you'll find yourself living in a California paradise.
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