Rancho Santa Margarita Real Estate

Rancho Santa Margarita Homes and CondosRancho Santa Margarita is one of Orange County's youngest cities: its oldest homes are less than 25 years old. The City offers diverse real estate for sale: single family homes, townhomes and condos. Built over hills and valleys, the Rancho Santa Margarita real estate  includes the Dove Canyon, Las Flores, Rancho Cielo, Trabuco Highlands, Walden and Robinson Ranch communities but not Coto De Caza. With views of Saddleback Mountain all over town and the exclusive access to residents to the Lake, and excellent private and public schools nearby, Rancho Santa Margarita is an ideal place to look for a home. 

View all Rancho Santa Margarita homes for sale below, or click to read more about Rancho Santa Margarita homes for sale. You can also search for Rancho Santa Margarita homes by map and check out the city's most recent real estate statistics.

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$1,100,000
 

21341 Birdhollow Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,320 SqFt
Beautiful four bedroom home in the highly sought after area of Robinson Ranch. This stunning, upgraded home has one bedroom downstairs and the master and two others upstairs in addition to a spacious loft with a fireplace! The master bathroom has been totally remodeled with amazing neutral stone. Off the master bedroom is a huge deck for relaxing and looking out over the scenic canyon, or when it is chilly, you can relax inside next to the
New
$899,900
 

31942 Camino Del Cielo, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,787 SqFt
Enjoy the California life in the exclusive gate guarded community of Rancho Cielo! Wide streets and open trails make it easy to enjoy hiking, biking and a walk thru the community. This amazing move in ready executive home is upgraded and waiting for your family to enjoy the quiet location and friendly neighbors. The open floor plan has 4 bedrooms, convenient main floor bedroom and bath, large bonus room and 3 bathrooms. A double-door entry leads
New
$350,000
 

30 Gavilan 184, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 737 SqFt
Don’t miss out on this beautifully updated upper end unit, located within the desirable Las Flores community. Why Rent, when you can own your own 2 bedroom 2 bath home? Upon entering you will notice the beautiful laminate wood floors, cozy fireplace and the remodeled kitchen featuring custom cabinetry, built in dishwasher, granite counter tops, recessed lighting and breakfast bar. The spacious Master Bedroom features an on-suite bathroom with
New
$699,900
 

9 Alumbre, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,299 SqFt
GORGEOUS, upgraded three bedroom, three bath, single family detached home in Rancho Santa Margarita. Large open concept kitchen and family room complete with granite countertop, stainless steel appliances, custom cabinets, recessed lighting and dual pane windows throughout, duel zoned a/c. All bathrooms upgraded with travertine tile in showers with frameless glass doors, and cherry wood cabinetry. Attached two car garage w/plenty of storage
New
$899,000
 

6 Bel Flora, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,673 SqFt
Beautiful Las Flores Home with Amazing Views! This 5 bedroom and 3 bathroom home sits on a cul-de-sac and boasts ceiling fans, LED recessed lighting, newer water heater, newer window coverings, newer side fences/gate and more. The welcoming entryway opens to the living room perfect for relaxing and the separate dining room with built-ins has plenty of space for entertaining. The kitchen includes granite countertops, custom stone backsplash,
New
$969,900
 

11 Via Bandada, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,876 SqFt
Great opportunity to own a view home in one of the most highly sought neighborhoods in RSM! This Mallorca by Newcrest Homes Plan 1 home is located on a prime view lot - enjoy beautiful sunsets, surrounding hills, city lights, Oso reservoir and on a clear day, the ocean! All of this can be taken in from either the spacious pool size backyard or the large view deck off the master bedroom. Dramatic soaring ceilings, Juliette balcony and tons of
New
$278,000
 

3 Rosa, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 600 SqFt
***Value Range Price $248,000-$278,000***Wow! Very cute 1 Bedroom upper end unit-recently remodeled. This is your opportunity to buy a condo in one of the most desirable communities in Rancho Santa Margarita! Vaulted ceilings, new windows, inside laundry. Very nice tile floors throughout and great kitchen with backslash, newer appliances including gas top range. Washer, dryer, and refrigerator included. Gorgeous plantation shutters and added
New
$720,000
 

27 Los Platillos, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,670 SqFt
Your family's next home awaits! Find your perfect jewel in the lovely Ranch Santa Margarita community of Brisa Ladera. This home features soaring ceilings, a living room fireplace, and a bright greatroom feel with lots of natural light. Bathrooms and kitchen have granite countertops, and wood and tile floors. A downstairs bedroom is presently used as a den/office, and provides a sliding door access to the backyard patio. You will love the
New
$339,000
 

64 Via Pamplona, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 800 SqFt
Welcome to this charming one bedroom condominium located in the heart of Rancho Santa Margarita. Private end-unit location with many windows to let the sun shine in from all directions. Upgraded throughout with Maple Hardwood Flooring, Plantation Shutters, 4.5-inch Baseboards, and Crown Molding throughout. The Open Concept Living Room and Dining Area is flanked by a romantic Gas Fireplace and built in shelving perfect for your television and
New
$419,900
 

135 Timbre, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,054 SqFt
Walk right up, sit right down, it’s the right time to make this your home! This beautifully updated 1115 sq ft, 2 bed / 2 bath condo is ready for you to move right in. It has new quartz counters & durable LVP flooring in kitchen & baths, new bathroom vanities, new lighting fixtures & soft, new carpeting throughout to make you (& your feet) very comfortable! Close to shopping, dining, entertainment & outdoor activities. The
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$864,900
 

20671 Porter Ranch Road, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,267 SqFt
This is one home you must see!!! Located in beautiful Robinson Ranch. This home has a custom backyard with a built in gas fire pit and a large sectional with built in bench seating. Covered dining area with fans and saltillo tile. The outdoor kitchen has a gas bbq and mini refrigerator and a custom concrete island for entertaining. Tiled backsplash with pendant lights over outdoor island all with beautiful landscaping and a tranquil fountain.
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$594,900
 

19 Paseo Primero, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,256 SqFt
Welcome to this Fiesta beauty, located in the very desirable Melinda Heights neighborhood. Rarely on the market, this meticulously maintained detached Townhome offers opportunity not to be missed. Welcoming Living Room with cozy fireplace & built-ins, Kitchen is well appointed & upgraded with quartz countertops & sparkling backsplash, Stainless appliances & opens to a separate eating area with relaxing views. Light colored
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$635,000
 

237 Montana Del Lago Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,603 SqFt
Rare Lake Front View Property - Entertainers Paradise - 3 Bedrooms And A Basement That Could Be Used As A 4th Bedroom, Beautiful Interior With Dark Brazilian Hardwood Floors Throughout The Entire Home, Upgraded Baseboards, Plantation Shutters Throughout, Surround Sound, Custom Paint, Custom Light Fixtures, Upgraded Kitchen With Quartz Countertops and Stainless Steel Appliances, Fireplace, Walk-In Closet In Master Bedroom, Refrigerator and
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$708,800
 

35 Tradition Lane, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,810 SqFt
Beautiful, turn key, single family home located in the highly desired Traditions neighborhood. This 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom, loft home features a gorgeous remodeled kitchen complete with white soft-close cabinets, quartz counter tops, waterfall kitchen island, stainless steel appliances and ample storage. Distressed wood laminate flooring through out the main living areas. Cozy fireplace in the dining area. Light and bright floor plan with
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Rancho Santa Margarita Real Estate

Rancho Santa Margarita Real Estate

About Rancho Santa Margarita

Rancho Santa Margarita was planned to be an 'Urban Village' and the homes and condo complexes in the city are located in the foothills of the Santa Ana Mountains, just east of Mission Viejo. This beautiful community offers a mix of real estate options for sale including single family homes, town homes and condos. Rancho Santa Margarita is divided among five master associations: Dove Canyon, Rancho Cielo, Robinson Ranch, Trabuco Highlands and Walden and re-sale homes are almost always available.

Rancho Santa Margarita Neighborhoods

Rancho Santa Margarita Homes by Map

The price range for this neighborhood is from $1,200 to $1,589,999

181 Total Listings
$502,300 Average Price
$1,100,000
 

21341 Birdhollow Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,320 SqFt
Beautiful four bedroom home in the highly sought after area of Robinson Ranch. This stunning, upgraded home has one bedroom downstairs and the master and two others upstairs in addition to a spacious loft with a fireplace! The master bathroom has been totally remodeled with amazing neutral stone. Off the master bedroom is a huge deck for relaxing and looking out over the scenic canyon, or when it is chilly, you can relax inside next to the
New
$899,900
 

31942 Camino Del Cielo, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,787 SqFt
Enjoy the California life in the exclusive gate guarded community of Rancho Cielo! Wide streets and open trails make it easy to enjoy hiking, biking and a walk thru the community. This amazing move in ready executive home is upgraded and waiting for your family to enjoy the quiet location and friendly neighbors. The open floor plan has 4 bedrooms, convenient main floor bedroom and bath, large bonus room and 3 bathrooms. A double-door entry leads
New
$350,000
 

30 Gavilan 184, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 737 SqFt
Don’t miss out on this beautifully updated upper end unit, located within the desirable Las Flores community. Why Rent, when you can own your own 2 bedroom 2 bath home? Upon entering you will notice the beautiful laminate wood floors, cozy fireplace and the remodeled kitchen featuring custom cabinetry, built in dishwasher, granite counter tops, recessed lighting and breakfast bar. The spacious Master Bedroom features an on-suite bathroom with
New
$699,900
 

9 Alumbre, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,299 SqFt
GORGEOUS, upgraded three bedroom, three bath, single family detached home in Rancho Santa Margarita. Large open concept kitchen and family room complete with granite countertop, stainless steel appliances, custom cabinets, recessed lighting and dual pane windows throughout, duel zoned a/c. All bathrooms upgraded with travertine tile in showers with frameless glass doors, and cherry wood cabinetry. Attached two car garage w/plenty of storage
New
$899,000
 

6 Bel Flora, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,673 SqFt
Beautiful Las Flores Home with Amazing Views! This 5 bedroom and 3 bathroom home sits on a cul-de-sac and boasts ceiling fans, LED recessed lighting, newer water heater, newer window coverings, newer side fences/gate and more. The welcoming entryway opens to the living room perfect for relaxing and the separate dining room with built-ins has plenty of space for entertaining. The kitchen includes granite countertops, custom stone backsplash,
New
$969,900
 

11 Via Bandada, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,876 SqFt
Great opportunity to own a view home in one of the most highly sought neighborhoods in RSM! This Mallorca by Newcrest Homes Plan 1 home is located on a prime view lot - enjoy beautiful sunsets, surrounding hills, city lights, Oso reservoir and on a clear day, the ocean! All of this can be taken in from either the spacious pool size backyard or the large view deck off the master bedroom. Dramatic soaring ceilings, Juliette balcony and tons of
New
$278,000
 

3 Rosa, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 600 SqFt
***Value Range Price $248,000-$278,000***Wow! Very cute 1 Bedroom upper end unit-recently remodeled. This is your opportunity to buy a condo in one of the most desirable communities in Rancho Santa Margarita! Vaulted ceilings, new windows, inside laundry. Very nice tile floors throughout and great kitchen with backslash, newer appliances including gas top range. Washer, dryer, and refrigerator included. Gorgeous plantation shutters and added
New
$720,000
 

27 Los Platillos, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,670 SqFt
Your family's next home awaits! Find your perfect jewel in the lovely Ranch Santa Margarita community of Brisa Ladera. This home features soaring ceilings, a living room fireplace, and a bright greatroom feel with lots of natural light. Bathrooms and kitchen have granite countertops, and wood and tile floors. A downstairs bedroom is presently used as a den/office, and provides a sliding door access to the backyard patio. You will love the
New
$339,000
 

64 Via Pamplona, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 800 SqFt
Welcome to this charming one bedroom condominium located in the heart of Rancho Santa Margarita. Private end-unit location with many windows to let the sun shine in from all directions. Upgraded throughout with Maple Hardwood Flooring, Plantation Shutters, 4.5-inch Baseboards, and Crown Molding throughout. The Open Concept Living Room and Dining Area is flanked by a romantic Gas Fireplace and built in shelving perfect for your television and
New
$419,900
 

135 Timbre, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,054 SqFt
Walk right up, sit right down, it’s the right time to make this your home! This beautifully updated 1115 sq ft, 2 bed / 2 bath condo is ready for you to move right in. It has new quartz counters & durable LVP flooring in kitchen & baths, new bathroom vanities, new lighting fixtures & soft, new carpeting throughout to make you (& your feet) very comfortable! Close to shopping, dining, entertainment & outdoor activities. The
New
$4,500
 

21341 Birdhollow Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,320 SqFt
Beautiful four bedroom home in the highly sought after area of Robinson Ranch. This stunning, upgraded home has one bedroom downstairs and the master and two others upstairs in addition to a spacious loft with a fireplace! The master bathroom has been totally remodeled with amazing neutral stone. Off the master bedroom is a huge deck for relaxing and looking out over the scenic canyon, or when it is chilly, you can relax inside next to the
New
$864,900
 

20671 Porter Ranch Road, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,267 SqFt
This is one home you must see!!! Located in beautiful Robinson Ranch. This home has a custom backyard with a built in gas fire pit and a large sectional with built in bench seating. Covered dining area with fans and saltillo tile. The outdoor kitchen has a gas bbq and mini refrigerator and a custom concrete island for entertaining. Tiled backsplash with pendant lights over outdoor island all with beautiful landscaping and a tranquil fountain.
New
$3,400
 

7 San Sebastian, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,795 SqFt
This beautiful house, located in lovely Rancho Santa Margarita, has 4 Bedroom and 2.5 Baths . It is approximately 1751 sq. ft., and is highly upgraded to include upgraded appliances, granite counter tops, beautiful wrought iron ceiling stair case, a custom built BBQ area and fire pit on the oversize lot . The association amenities also includes a pool, spa, club house, tot lot and playground. Come and view this beautiful house and let us help
New
$2,585
 

24 Wild Horse Loop, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,019 SqFt
Unique Opportunity! Relocate to this amazing Townhome with hard to find floorplan - no one above or below! Two bedrooms & full bath upstairs, half bath down. Entry, Living Room & upstairs with wood floors. Tiled kitchen, beautiful wood cabinetry w/ breakfast bar and dining area. Professionally hardscaped patio, perfect for entertaining. 2-car attached garage w/ full-size washer/dryer hookups & plenty of space for storage shelving.
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Rancho Santa Margarita Homes For Sale

The city of Rancho Santa Margarita offers homes for sale with an ideal location: in what's known as 'inland' Orange County, residents enjoy the tranquility of being nestled between nature and rolling terrain and hills, and have easy access to the 241 Toll Road and the 5 Freeway. The city is surrounded with views of the Saddleback Mountain and has the famous Rancho Santa Margarita 1.1 mile Lake, with a beach club exclusive to residents, has several shopping centers, multiple parks, a series of hiking trails and also it's location next to the city of Mission Viejo, gives it instant easy access to major shopping malls and Hospitals ( Mission and Children's Hospital of OC).

A great advantage of purchasing a home in Rancho Santa Margarita, is that usually these are priced lower than their similar and sometimes identical models in the nearby cities, giving the Rancho Santa Margarita home buyers and investors another reason to purchase real estate in this beautiful city.

Some of Rancho Santa Margarita's main attractions for a home buyer are:

  • The city's low crime rate and many award winning schools in the district it belongs to.
  • For the golf enthusiasts: the recently renovated Ted Robinson-designed Tijeras Creek Golf Club with a distinctive layout with water features and breathtaking landscapes and nature.
  • The Rancho Santa Margarita Lake or Lago Santa Margarita, a favorite for kids with skates and bikes, and benches all around the loop to sit and enjoy the view, or for those needing some activity : there's several fitness stations that offer a chance to work out at different points in the lake. Also the Lake is home to the four of July's city's display of fireworks.
  • The O'Neil Regional Park : a 3,100 acre park, with lots of picnic areas, playgrounds, tot lot, natural history museum and mostly popular for the many trails that attract cyclists, hikers, equestrians, photographers, bird-watchers, and kids of all ages.
  • The Rancho Santa Margarita Skate Park: a nearly 15,000 square foot park, the park is a favorite for the  obvious: many skaters come to ride the bowl, rails, steps, ledges, pyramid, hips, ramps, and bench. With a gated circular viewing area in the center, this is a unique place to watch skaters.
  • Central Park: located next to City Hall, it has an amphitheater and many of the city's activities are hosted here.
  • The views and close location to the Saddleback Mountain.

The city's recreational facilities are managed by the Rancho Santa Margarita Landscape and Recreation Corporation (or SAMLARC), which is in charge of maintenance of the 13 parks, four swimming pools, a lake, a lagoon, and numerous hiking and biking trails within the city.

Rancho Santa Margarita City Hall

Rancho Santa Margarita real estate get very diverse: from the many condos of all kinds, to townhouses and single family homes, all of them enjoy the other many smaller park and playground areas. Within all the options, many homes have private or association pools.

Some specifics to Rancho Santa Margarita Real Estate options can be found within:

Rancho Santa Margarita Schools:

The city of Rancho Santa Margarita is served by two school districts: the Saddleback Valley Unified School District (SVUSD) and the Capistrano Unified School District (CUSD).

  • Public Middle Schools. There are two public middle schools: Las Flores Middle School (CUSD) and Rancho Santa Margarita Middle School (SVUSD).
  • Public Elementary Schools: Cielo Vista, Trabuco Mesa, Robinson Ranch, Arroyo Vista, Melinda Heights, and Tijeras Creek Elementary Schools. There's also many options for families looking for private elementary and middle schools in Rancho Santa Margarita, and also many private preschools in the area.
  • Public High Schools.There are three public high schools that students in Rancho Santa Margarita attend to: Trabuco Hills High School (SVUSD), Mission Viejo High School (SVUSD) or Tesoro High School (CUSD). There's also the option for a private high rated high school: the Santa Margarita Catholic High School.

If you would like further information or assistance regarding Rancho Santa Margarita Real Estate and available homes for sale, please contact us.

Based on information from California Regional Multiple Listing Service, Inc. as of November 15th, 2019 at 11:00am PST. This information is for your personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties you may be interested in purchasing. Display of MLS data is usually deemed reliable but is NOT guaranteed accurate by the MLS. Buyers are responsible for verifying the accuracy of all information and should investigate the data themselves or retain appropriate professionals. Information from sources other than the Listing Agent may have been included in the MLS data. Unless otherwise specified in writing, Broker/Agent has not and will not verify any information obtained from other sources. The Broker/Agent providing the information contained herein may or may not have been the Listing and/or Selling Agent.