FROM THE PUBLISHERS OF “Our Town-Our Paper” LAGUNA BEACH & NEWPORT BEACH COMMUNITIES CoastalRealEstateGuide.com DECEMBER 8, 2017 | VOL. 7 , ISSUE 49 Redesigned Home on Street Known for Halloween Antics FEATURED PROPERTY: LAGUNA BEACH Located on Oak Street, this home has been reimagined from the inside out by designer Andra Miller. The design boasts four bedrooms all on one level and 4.5 baths. Downstairs has a bonus room with a full bath. The kitchen that opens to the family room features stainless steel and Carrara marble counters, a farmhouse sink, high-grade appliances and a center island. The front yard has a brick patio and driveway and a built-in fire pit with seating and a grass area. The backyard includes an in-ground spa, bed swing and outdoor shower. Offering price: $3,350,000 Address: 564 Oak Street, Laguna Beach Agent info: Andrea Ballesteros, Coldwell Banker 949-690-5159, firstname.lastname@example.org, ballesterosgroup.com ASK THE EXPERT Holiday Happenings Around Town By Holly McDonald ‘Tis the season for holiday activities and there’s no shortage of events for locals that Holly McDonald will make your season merry and bright! If you’re looking for some things to do in Newport Beach or Laguna Beach, here’s what you can add to your calendar this holiday season. The 109th Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade . This popular event runs from Dec. 13-17 and starts each night at the tip of Lido Island at 6:30 p.m. and ends in the same spot at 9 p.m. There will also be entertainment on opening night at Marina Park at 5 p.m. Don’t miss photos with 16 from 8-11 a.m., join Rudolph and Frosty the the fun. Cost is $40 for Snowman, live music by adults and $10 for kids the Orange County High 12 and under. There will School of the Arts and be holiday music, snow, more. photos with Santa, Sawdust Festival ornament decorating, Winter Fantasy and a pie eating contest. continues in Laguna RSVP to 949 715-1376. Beach. 175 artists Fashion Island display their wares 10 Menorah Lighting on a.m. to 7 p.m. alongside Dec. 12, 5:30-7:30 p.m., a decorated holiday celebrate Chanukah at town square. Weekends the Atrium Courtyard. through Dec. 17. $8 for Singing and other adults; $6 for children. festivities as well. Free. The 21st Annual Happy Holly-days! Santa and his helper welcome visitor in the Santa House in Laguna Beach. Holiday Home Tour on Balboa Island. Nine Holly Schwartz homes will be open for visitors events/hometour. McDonald is a realtor with Villa Real Sunday, Dec. 10, from 11 a.m. Visit Santa’s House in Laguna Estate who lives in Newport Beach to 4 p.m. Tickets cost $35 and Beach daily through Dec. 24, 1-3 and has been featured on HGTV’s proceeds support the Balboa Island p.m., 295 Forest Ave. House Hunters. She can be reached at Improvement Association. More Pancakes with Santa at The HMcDonald@VillaRealEstate.com. info: balboaislandnb.org/new-Ranch at Laguna Beach. On Dec.