| Jul 11, 2013
| 10:56 AM
Vera Belle Lunsway, age 86, of Corona del Mar, passed away Saturday June 29, 2013 at Hoag Hospital in Newport Beach California. She was born October 7, 1926 to James Herbert McCorkle and Iva Lou (Mallory) McCorkle in Gem, Kansas. She had one older...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Valerie Torelli started out in the real estate business as a bookkeeper in 1970s Los Angeles, but after seeing the salespeople take "six-hour lunches" while making $70,000 a year, she figured she could do the job too — only better.
| Feb 14, 2011
| 10:35 AM
COSTA MESA — When Cameron Merage was a 22-year-old Sacramento State University graduate, he told a professor that he wanted to go into development.
"He told me, 'You're too young to do development, why don't you go into the sale of real estate?'"...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 4:20 PM
Max Gardner, the new chief executive of the Irvine-based Orange County United Way, vowed this week to do "anything he can" to meet the needs of struggling O.C. families.
Gardner, a 30-year veteran of the real estate industry, joined United Way in 2005 as...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 11:32 AM
Cash is king in the real estate market throughout Southern California in general and in Orange County in particular, where thanks to falling home prices, more people with the means seem interested in plunking down a lump sum and getting a home free and...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 5:05 PM
CHARLES A. LANGLOIS
Charles A. Langlois was born December 18, 1933 to Alice and Harold Langlois in Santiago, Chile. He went to our Lord on Monday, July 25, 2011 after suffering a brain hemorrhage late Saturday evening. He joined his beloved wife of 56...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 7:13 PM
Newport Beach Mayor Mike Henn has long championed the revitalization of struggling Lido Village.
He led the city's efforts to improve the commercial area's streetscape, redesign streets and parking, and bring more shoppers through its stores. When...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 7:13 PM
Newport Beach Mayor Mike Henn disclosed the basics of his financial connections to Lido Village in the state Fair Political Practices Commission's annual statement of economic interests: the "Form 700" document, which public officials are required to...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 1:33 PM
Home prices have continued to sink, but not low enough to dampen seller expectations. That has created yet another market fundamental that's dragging on sales, one in which buyers and sellers cannot get on the same page, some experts say.
| Aug 12, 2011
| 10:32 PM
HUNTINGTON BEACH — A guided tour of Robert Rizzo's home Friday offered an unusual peek into the affluent lifestyle he built while running blue-collar Bell.
When he lived in the house near Huntington Beach's City Hall, the former city manager...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 4:47 PM
Christina Suzanne Reicher & Brent Michael Ball
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Reicher of Newport Beach, California, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Christina Suzanne, to Brent Michael Ball, son of Mr. and Mrs. David Ball of Corona del Mar,...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 9:39 PM
COSTA MESA — When you're done reading this article, real estate insider Holly Schwartz has 365 ideas for what to do with the rest of your day.
As author of 365 Things to Do in Costa Mesa, a Torelli Realty blog that highlights local events, places...