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Introducing My Adopted Puppy, Luna

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Taking a slight detour here, I would like to introduce my adopted puppy, Luna. She flew all the way from South Korea to the States. She is a Korean Jindo. I am greatly excited to share her adventures which can be found via Youtube at The Avid Reviewer channel:  Jindo La Luna @ The Avid Reviewer Channel It is also possible to follow Luna via Instagram   and also The Avid Reviewer blog website . Thank you!

A Closer Look at the Irvine Campus Medical Complex at UC Irvine

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By: Chad Kim UC Irvine plans to construct an on-campus hospital at the north-west side of campus near Jamboree Rd and Campus Dr.

Construction at Town & Country Manor Update

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  By: Chad Kim Construction continues at the Town & Country Manor for the Assisted Living and Memory Care Building.

ICYMI Last Week's OC Development News Headlines (Week of 01/09/2021)

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In case you missed it (ICYMI) below are some OC development headlines from the previous week: North Beach in San Clemente earns historic designation (OC Register) ($) Real estate news: Flex office building in Mission Viejo sells for $2.3 million (OC Register) ($) From Developing Orange County:  Large Mid-Rise Residential Development Rises Near MainPlace Mall

Large Mid-Rise Residential Development Rises Near MainPlace Mall

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  By: Chad Kim Construction continues on two mid-rise residential buildings encompassing more than half a block. 

Garden Brook Senior Village Construction Bringing to Life Former Abandoned Structure

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  Source: Architects Orange By: Chad Kim  Once known as the "Rusty Skeleton",  which sat unfinished for greater than a decade, finds new life as construction continues on the Garden Brook Senior Village development in Garden Grove.

Construction Ramps Up at VRV in Stanton

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  Source: Architects Orange By: Chad Kim  Construction ramps up at VRV, the future 5 story mixed use development with 300 apartment units.

ICYMI Last Week's OC Development News Headlines (Week of 12/19/2020)

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In case you missed it (ICYMI) below are some OC development headlines from the previous week:

Westview, a Proposed 85 Unit Affordable Housing Development in Santa Ana

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  By: Chad Kim Developer, Community Development Partners, proposes an 85 unit affordable housing development in the City of Santa Ana near the intersection of Westminster Ave and Fairview St.

A Closer Look at the Main Street Medical Office Building Project

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  Source: Boulder Associates Architects By: Chad Kim A new medical office building, near St Joseph Hospital, is proposed by Pacific Medical Buildings at the north-east corner of Main St and Stewart Dr. in the City of Orange.

Legacy at Coto, a Proposed Active Senior Living Project in Coto de Caza

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  Source: Visual Impact Group By: Chad Kim California Grand Villages Coto Partners, LLC proposes constructing a 101 unit active senior living development located in Coto de Caza.

Advertisement: New Youtube Channel: The Avid Reviewer

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I am proud to announce a brand new Youtube Channel, The Avid Reviewer, which focuses on unboxings, one month reviews of various products from an everyday user, takeout food reviews, etc. Please check it out and subscribe! 

ICYMI Last Week's OC Development News Headlines (Week of 12/12/2020)

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  In case you missed it (ICYMI) below are some OC development headlines from the previous week: Developer Accused of Bullying As His Plans to Reimagine Westminster's Civic Center Drag On (Voice of OC) Willowick: Unease Abounds as Talks Begin with Developers on Precious Central OC Open Space (Voice of OC) Real estate news: Solare Apartments in Santa Ana sell for $64 million (OC Register) ($) From Developing OC: VRV, a planned 5 Story Mixed Use in Stanton Developer Plans Second Mid-Rise Development in Stanton Cohen Property, a Proposed 32 Unit Residential Development in Orange

Cohen Property, a Proposed 32 Unit Residential Development in Orange

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Source: KTGY Architecture + Planning  By: Chad Kim Developer, David Cohen, proposes constructing a 32 unit single family residential development in the City of Orange. 

Developer Plans Second Mid-Rise Development in Stanton

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  Source: Architects Orange By: Chad Kim Developer, Bonanni Development, plans second mixed use development known as Cloud House in the City of Stanton near the intersection of Beach Blvd and Lampson Ave.

VRV, a planned 5 Story Mixed Use in Stanton

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  Source: Architects Orange By: Chad Kim Located at the northwest corner of Beach Bl and Stanford Av (12736 Beach Bl), a 5 story mixed use development called VRV is planned with a total of 300 apartment units on a 3.75 acre site. The retail component to the development would comprise a total of 6,313 sq ft. 

ICYMI Last Week's OC Development News Headlines (Week of 12/5/2020)

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  In case you missed it (ICYMI) below are some OC development headlines from the previous week: 181 new homes coming to Anaheim, Newport Beach after land sales (OC Register) ($) Hotel Laguna developer sued by prospective buyers (Laguna Beach Independent) Brewer: It's Time to Listen to Local Communities When it Comes to Surplus Land Resources (Voice of OC: Community Opinion)  What's in store for commercial real estate in 2021? (OC Register: Business Opinion Columnist) ($) Santa Ana Apartments Sale Marks High Point of a Slow Year in California's Orange County (Costar) ($) Untethered from the office, urban tenants are flocking to the Inland Empire (OC Register) ($) Tustin bookstore might be the gutsiest new business of 2020 (OC Register) ($) Discovery Cube looking to sell its Balboa Fun Zone property amid coronavirus pandemic (OC Register) ($) From Developing OC: Anaheim GardenWalk Looks to New Business Types: Cat/Dog Cafe; Pod/Hostel Hotel?    A Closer Look at the Cen