FROM THE PUBLISHERS OF “Our Town-Our Paper” LAGUNA BEACH & NEWPORT BEACH COMMUNITIES CoastalRealEstateGuideOC.com APRIL 22, 2016 | VOL. 6, ISSUE 16 Offering price: $2,695,000 Address: 495 Legion Street Laguna Beach Agent info: Gary Boisen Surterre Properties 949.274.2236 email@example.com Cottage Style in a Village Home A four-bedroom, four-bathroom cottage on a street-to-street lot is located in the heart of the village. The oversized cottage is filled with natural light and boasts a flowing floor plan. An interior courtyard patio serves an indoor-outdoor lifestyle. The outdoor areas include a pool and spa as well as off-street parking, a two-car garage and two separate driveways. FEATURED PROPERTY: LAGUNA BEACH ONE ON ONE WITH RICHARD H. DODD: Architect Designs to Keep Rising Waters at Bay By Gina Dostler Richard H. Dodd & Associates specializes in remodels and custom residential architecture. For 54 years, Dodd was located in Newport Beach where he immersed himself in coastal homes. Now based in Tustin, his still designs coastal projects, but confronts new challenges. Q: How has designing homes changed since you started? A: The changes I’ve seen as an architect have taken place in the city’s building department, mainly with all the building codes that are required when remodeling or building a home. Everything was just starting back then. I wrote the original height limit calculations for single family homes in Newport Beach so am very familiar with it. It’s only been modified slightly since then. I was working in this city even before there was a Coastal Commission. Q: What challenges wait for homeowners living on the bay? A: As the weather continues to warm up due to the climate change, the rising seawater poses challenges Continued on page 2 Richard H. Dodd OVER $400 MILLION CL O SED S ALES IN 2015 ONCE AG AIN THE # 1 REAL E STATE TEAM IN OR ANGE COUNTY 9 4 9 .3 90 . 4543 ST ANFIELDGR OUP.NET According to information published by Trendgraphix for the time period of 1/1/15-12/31/15.