The average price of housing is very high, as are the average rental prices. I planned to be in Orange County only for a few years. The journalistic constant in my 35 years has been concern about the high cost of housing. I have explored the debate in many ways, from data to politics to anecdotes.
It may simply be an overly successful story. My reliable spreadsheet tells me that for more than three decades, Orange County created 1.2% of the country's jobs, but only 0.7% of new housing. We invite you to use our feedback platform to engage in engaging conversations about our community issues. We reserve the right at all times to remove any information or material that is illegal, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent, or otherwise objectionable to us, and to disclose any information necessary to comply with law, regulation, or government request.
We may permanently block any user who abuses these terms. Irvine is a city in Orange County, California. It's the most expensive market in Southern California. It has become a melting pot of cultures for the Southern California community.
Irvine's housing market has always worked very well due to its easy access to major highways and highways with plenty of public transportation options. Would you be a little surprised if I said that Irvine is expensive?.