City Spotlight: Corona, California

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Since it seems to be one of the first questions asked when hearing “Corona,” we’ll go ahead and cut right to the chase by saying no, Corona Extract was not created here. But there are numerous places to pay a visit where you can enjoy yourself a nice refreshing beverage of your choice that will cool you off in this warm weather.  Corona is a city in Riverside County with the population of over 155,000 people. It is located just north of the beautiful Santa Ana Mountains, and east of the Lake Mathews Estelle Mountain Reserve. If you love the outdoors and are an adventure seeker, or even someone who is looking for a peaceful neighborhood to live in, then Corona is the perfect place to reside.


With Corona being situated 45 miles from Los Angeles, and 24 miles from Orange County, it’s considered to be a bedroom city, leaving most if its residents to conveniently work outside of their home city. It is a great place to live for families and young professionals. Being part of the Corona-Norco Unified School District, there are a variety of options for top rated schools for your kiddos.

Corona is growing, there are a lot of new buildings being built, not only in Corona but in the cities around too. Because of all the new building, this makes Corona a great place for realtors. There are great schools here, and it’s just a great place to live,” said Corona Branch Manager, Linda Rocha.

If you’re looking for a satisfying shopping center, a relaxing walk with your family, or even a fun night out, then Dos Lagos is the place to be for any of these interests! From the ranges of stores to shop at, to the bamboo bridge strolling through two lakes, to the dining and night life at premier restaurants, Dos Lagos will offer you leisure and entertainment all in ONE place!

My favorite place is Dos Logos. It has so much to offer. There are some really nice restaurants, and the shopping is great too. And it is all high-end, making it a really great place to be in my free-time,” Rocha stated.


Woke up with the adventure bug and seeking for some adrenaline? Look no further than the Skull Canyon Zipline located right in the Estelle Mountain Nature Reserve! With the choice of the Original, or the Extreme Course, this zip line provides you with two Eco courses on 160 acres of natural undisturbed mountainous terrain.


If you’re looking for a little escape without having the hassle of a far drive, then you’re in luck because Glen Ivy Hot Springs sits right in Corona. With endless activities, spa options, pools, and healthy cuisine Glen Ivy makes sure you don’t forget to treat yourself.

From activities to do with your family, to personal getaways, Corona offers so much of what you would want or need in a city to call yours. If Corona looks like the place for you, then contact us at Realty ONE Group, and we will set you up with an agent to help find your perfect home! Looking to be an agent? Click here

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