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Published: Nov 02 Posted Under: News, About the Builder

Baldwin & Sons featured in Builder Magazine

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The Oaks at Portola Hills and its Phase 6 release were highlighted in Builder Magazine's latest issue

A preview from the article:

The Oaks at Portola Hills community is designed with families in mind. Homes are available with numerous floor plan options for families of varying sizes and needs. The secure, gated community sits along a beautiful hillside with homes presented on traditional tree-lined streets - some offering premium views of the natural canyon surround and curb appeal.

Published: Sep 20 Posted Under: News, About the Builder

Baldwin & Sons featured in Builder & Developer Magazine

Builder and Developer Magazine

The Oaks at Portola Hills highlighted as a community profile in the latest September 2018 issue

"The Oaks at Portola Hills defines curb appeal with a community full of show-stopping houses," Abby Pittman writes in the latest issue of the Builder and Developer magazine. "The secure, gated community sits along a hillside with homes presented on traditional tree-lined streets - some offering premium views of the surrounding natural canyon."

Published: Apr 06 Posted Under: News

3 Reasons to Buy a Home Now

Have you been in the market for a new home recently? With the coronavirus in the background, you may be feeling some hesitation. However, there are actually three compelling reasons to reconsider.

Better than ever rates

Mortgage rates have drifted downward for two weeks in a row and are currently hovering right around 3.5 percent. These rates are historically low and represent an incredible financial incentive to buy now. Many agree. Mortgage applications have increased approximately 15 percent in response to these highly attractive mortgage rates.

Published: Mar 25 Posted Under: News

Safety Tips for a Clean and Healthy Lifestyle

During times like these, it has never been more important to implement and maintain best practices for staying safe and clean - while stuck at home or when forced to go outside to restock on groceries. Here are some everyday steps that you can take right now in order to mitigate the situation and keep yourself away from the hospital:

Published: Nov 27 Posted Under: News, Community

Things To Do in Lake Forest This Week!


Thanksgiving is here which means quality time spent with family and friends this holiday weekend. Check out our list of things to do in the Lake Forest area if you find yourself looking for ideas:


Published: Nov 21 Posted Under: News

$75k Seller Incentive + $75k Broker Co-op!

Attention all brokers!

Our North West campaign terms have changed. Now, if you bring in your client to purchase one of our quick move-in homes on the NW side of our community, we will instantly take $75,000 off the sales price! You may also qualify for our $75,000 Broker Co-op Special!* 

Clients must purchase one of the remaining North West lots before February 29, 2020 in order to qualify for this special. 

Published: Nov 11 Posted Under: News, Phase Release

Something Big is Coming...

Get ready for more jaw-dropping view lots and an opportunity to be the first to grab the home of your dreams! Keep an eye out for exciting news coming from The Oaks at Portola Hills...

Published: Nov 04 Posted Under: News, Design

Fall Furnishing Series: Outdoor (Pt. 3 of 3)


The last part of our series concludes with outdoor décor and ways you can spice up your back and front yard with an autumn feel. Living in beautiful SoCal allows you to take full advantage of the fresh all year-round and the brisk fall/winter season is no exception. Here’s 7 ideas to give the outside of your home photo-worthy backdrops.


1. Rocking chair

Get some fresh air and take your new reading spot outside. Add a plaid blanket and a small side table for the perfect complement to an autumn-themed porch.