A landslide destroyed O.C. homes 24 years ago. A developer wants to build there again

In 1998, after a winter of heavy rains, the hill below Via Estoril collapsed.Several homes slid down, others were destroyed, and the condominiums below were heavily damaged. Residents of the Laguna Niguel neighborhood, where ridgetop homes have swimming pools and panoramic views, were sure that no one would ever think of building there again.Now, 24