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. 

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$549,900
 

108 Tierra Plano, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,500 SqFt
This beautiful three bedroom and three bathroom townhome features vaulted ceilings, a large enclosed yard, and a two car attached garage. The home is located within steps of the community pool and spa. Children can walk to the award winning school, parks and city community center. Conveniently close to the toll roads for commuters that need to head North, West, or East. Close to markets, restaurants, churches, stores and parks.
New
$919,900
 

9 Obispo, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,394 SqFt
Spectacular Sunset and Panoramic-City Views - High on top of the Melinda Heights community with a great Cul-De-Sac location. Peaceful, private backyard, enjoy the tranquil water fountain and stay cool under the large patio cover. This stunning home is totally updated with newer windows, remodeled kitchen and baths. Wood like flooring, custom window treatments, updated light fixture & ceiling fans throughout. Spacious living room and a dining
New
$779,800
 

38 Via De La Mesa, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,890 SqFt
This Unique and Rare home with an unobstructed view of Saddleback Mountains from your front porch is ready for its new owners! Two-story vaulted ceilings and natural light fill the entire home, making it feel both spacious and bright. Improvements include freshly painted interior, laminate wood flooring and high baseboards, plantation shutters, LED recessed lighting, and a custom walk-in master closet just to name a few. The professionally
New
$699,000
 

21086 Briarwood Lane, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,241 SqFt
Single Story living at its finest in Rancho Santa Margarita's Robinson Ranch! Turnkey and Tastefully updated 3 Bedroom home presents model quality designer decor. Remodeled Kitchen features shaker style maple cabinets, granite counters, stainless appliances and led lighting. Custom finishes throughout include newer dual glazed windows, distressed Wood Laminate flooring, porcelain tiled baths & kitchen, upgraded Baseboards, Crown Molding and
New
$849,900
 

43 Via Tronido, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,152 SqFt
Tastefully remodeled Melinda Heights property situated on one of the largest lots in the community. Nearly every inch of this property had been remodeled! Upgrades include Tesla solar panels, low maintenance front and backyard, plantation shutters, crown molding, upgraded flooring, remodeled spiral staircase with custom iron and woodwork. The elegant chef’s kitchen features white cabinetry, oversized waterfall quartz island and countertops,
New
$810,000
 

12 San Anselmo, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,870 SqFt
UNDERSTATED ELEGANCE.... Enjoy All That The Arroyo Vista Community Offers. Neighborhood Park With Pool, Spa, Playground, Basketball Court, Barbecues And Etc. Beach Club Membership. 3 Bedroom Home On A Cul-De-Sac. Remodeled Throughout. Natural Stone Designs Inside And Out. Malibu Lights In Front On Timers. Fireplace With Travertine And Designed Wood Work In Family Room. New Wood Tile and Carpet. Crown Molding Throughout! Light And Bright.
Reduced
$650,000
 

26 Cuervo, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,731 SqFt
Welcome home as you drive down the beautiful tree lined street to this townhouse with stunning views of the golf course, mountains and lake, located on the 4th fairway of Tijeras Creek Golf Course! This end unit feels and lives like a single family residence with the benefits of a maintained community and golf course. The 2 story ceilings with many windows allow an abundance of natural light and space with a large dining room and living room
New
$615,000
 

25 Calle Verano, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,307 SqFt
Perfect home for a new homeowner or cash flow for an investor! - This lovely home is currently tenant-occupied, and this excellent tenant is flexible to either move or sign a lease with new owner! This attached single family residence has a great location in California Tesoro just a short walk from Arroyo Vista schools and park and one of many community swimming pools. The cathedral ceilings allow plenty of natural light, warmth and a feeling
New
$1,050,000
 

21792 Via Del Lago, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,328 SqFt
Upgrades Galore, paid solar panels, whole house brand new windows, Large lot! Largest model! Easily allows addition of 5th bedroom. Opulent, must-see home in one of the best streets in the guard/gated Rancho Cielo. Impressive layout with 4 bedrooms & 3.5 baths. Downstairs has bedroom with own bath, a study/office. Home has been extensively remodeled. Walk into the travertine, medallion-accented foyer with soaring ceilings. Step down the
New
$1,050,000
 

48 Rolling Ridge, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,309 SqFt
Located in the highly desirable community of Las Flores, this Vista Pointe Estates home welcomes you with inviting curb appeal that has lush manicured landscaping accented by a custom stone paver driveway and walkway. Upon entry you are met with open living spaces, custom designed travertine floors, voluminous ceilings and a neutral color palette highlighted by an influx of natural light. This versatile and functional floor plan is highly
New
$569,900
 

1 Palmera 58, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,306 SqFt
Welcome Home! This Floramar corner end unit feels like a single family home with only one shared wall, a full driveway, and is located steps to Lago Santa Margarita Lake and Beach Club. The complex is currently undergoing a full exterior painting. Enjoy two enclosed outdoor areas with pavers for BBQs, entertaining or dining al fresco plus a balcony off the main Master bedroom offering views and a perfect location for watching 4th of July
New
$699,000
 

3 Via Clemente, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,800 SqFt
Don’t wait to see this beautiful Emerald Ridge 4 bedroom 2.5 bath home in the highly sought after Melinda Heights community. Situated on a quiet cul-da-sac, close to parks, shopping, pools, hiking trails and the convenient 241 toll road. Enter into your open living space with upgraded distressed wood floors throughout the downstairs and Lifeproof luxury vinyl plank flooring in the kitchen and recent upgraded plumbing. This home offers a bright
New
$725,000
 

29 Via Floria, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,689 SqFt
Spectacular Golf Course View Home On The 3rd Tee Of The Tijeras Creek Golf Course, Saddleback Mountain Views, Community Pool View, End Of A Cul De Sac With Extra LARGE Driveway That Fits Up To 4 Cars, Community Pool & Spa, Premium Lot Location With 2 Side Yards, In The Beautiful And Well Maintained Community Of Villavante, 3 Bedrooms All Upstairs And All With Views, Remodeled Kitchen With Granite Countertops, Stainless Steel Appliances,
New
$599,000
 

7 Colibri, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,749 SqFt
Nestled amongst tree lined streets, close to the Tijeras Creek Golf Course & w/hiking & biking trails virtually at your door step, this end unit Sierra Verde condo is a real gem. Entering this 3 bed, 2½ bath home, you are greeted by a large living room w/dramatic cathedral ceilings & large windows allowing for an abundance of natural light & a fireplace w/a mantle & inlaid shelves. Open to the living room, enjoy fine dining
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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 $1,600 to $1,599,000

268 Total Listings
$580,691 Average Price
$549,900
 

108 Tierra Plano, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,500 SqFt
This beautiful three bedroom and three bathroom townhome features vaulted ceilings, a large enclosed yard, and a two car attached garage. The home is located within steps of the community pool and spa. Children can walk to the award winning school, parks and city community center. Conveniently close to the toll roads for commuters that need to head North, West, or East. Close to markets, restaurants, churches, stores and parks.
New
$2,700
 

64 Lobelia, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,143 SqFt
Rent this immaculate, end-unit condo located in the Brisa del Lago II community of RSM. The unit has vaulted ceilings, warm laminate wood floors, plantation shutters, upgraded baseboards and fresh modern paint throughout complement the bright and open floorplan. The inviting living room features a cozy fireplace and sliding doors to a private balcony overlooking the community park and sparkling pool and spa. The adjacent dining room opens to the
New
$919,900
 

9 Obispo, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,394 SqFt
Spectacular Sunset and Panoramic-City Views - High on top of the Melinda Heights community with a great Cul-De-Sac location. Peaceful, private backyard, enjoy the tranquil water fountain and stay cool under the large patio cover. This stunning home is totally updated with newer windows, remodeled kitchen and baths. Wood like flooring, custom window treatments, updated light fixture & ceiling fans throughout. Spacious living room and a dining
New
$779,800
 

38 Via De La Mesa, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,890 SqFt
This Unique and Rare home with an unobstructed view of Saddleback Mountains from your front porch is ready for its new owners! Two-story vaulted ceilings and natural light fill the entire home, making it feel both spacious and bright. Improvements include freshly painted interior, laminate wood flooring and high baseboards, plantation shutters, LED recessed lighting, and a custom walk-in master closet just to name a few. The professionally
New
$2,350
 

29 Vista La Cuesta 37, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,004 SqFt
Beautiful single level home with no steps and no stairs located in Vista La Cuesta, close to Lake Santa Margarita, the Beach Club & Lagoon & O'neill Park! This tastefully upgraded home boasts an open floor plan with neutral ceramic tile flooring throughout. Spacious 2 bedroom 2 bathroom with an attached one car garage and one assigned parking space. Kitchen is upgraded with granite counters, custom lighting & designer faucets. Dual
New
$699,000
 

21086 Briarwood Lane, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,241 SqFt
Single Story living at its finest in Rancho Santa Margarita's Robinson Ranch! Turnkey and Tastefully updated 3 Bedroom home presents model quality designer decor. Remodeled Kitchen features shaker style maple cabinets, granite counters, stainless appliances and led lighting. Custom finishes throughout include newer dual glazed windows, distressed Wood Laminate flooring, porcelain tiled baths & kitchen, upgraded Baseboards, Crown Molding and
New
$1,600
 

60 Cardinal, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 693 SqFt
1 bedroom condo in premium location in Rancho Santa Margarita. Includes In-unit washer/dryer, refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher, gas stove, and TV wall mount. Tile floor kitchen and bathroom.. Quiet and bright 600 sqft on the second floor with beautiful view of the green belt. 2 closets with mirror doors, patio, and assigned covered car port. Beautiful community pool, Jacuzzi, BBQ area, playground, picnic area, and basketball court. Walking
New
$849,900
 

43 Via Tronido, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,152 SqFt
Tastefully remodeled Melinda Heights property situated on one of the largest lots in the community. Nearly every inch of this property had been remodeled! Upgrades include Tesla solar panels, low maintenance front and backyard, plantation shutters, crown molding, upgraded flooring, remodeled spiral staircase with custom iron and woodwork. The elegant chef’s kitchen features white cabinetry, oversized waterfall quartz island and countertops,
New
$810,000
 

12 San Anselmo, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,870 SqFt
UNDERSTATED ELEGANCE.... Enjoy All That The Arroyo Vista Community Offers. Neighborhood Park With Pool, Spa, Playground, Basketball Court, Barbecues And Etc. Beach Club Membership. 3 Bedroom Home On A Cul-De-Sac. Remodeled Throughout. Natural Stone Designs Inside And Out. Malibu Lights In Front On Timers. Fireplace With Travertine And Designed Wood Work In Family Room. New Wood Tile and Carpet. Crown Molding Throughout! Light And Bright.
Reduced
$650,000
 

26 Cuervo, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,731 SqFt
Welcome home as you drive down the beautiful tree lined street to this townhouse with stunning views of the golf course, mountains and lake, located on the 4th fairway of Tijeras Creek Golf Course! This end unit feels and lives like a single family residence with the benefits of a maintained community and golf course. The 2 story ceilings with many windows allow an abundance of natural light and space with a large dining room and living room
New
$615,000
 

25 Calle Verano, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,307 SqFt
Perfect home for a new homeowner or cash flow for an investor! - This lovely home is currently tenant-occupied, and this excellent tenant is flexible to either move or sign a lease with new owner! This attached single family residence has a great location in California Tesoro just a short walk from Arroyo Vista schools and park and one of many community swimming pools. The cathedral ceilings allow plenty of natural light, warmth and a feeling
New
$1,050,000
 

21792 Via Del Lago, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,328 SqFt
Upgrades Galore, paid solar panels, whole house brand new windows, Large lot! Largest model! Easily allows addition of 5th bedroom. Opulent, must-see home in one of the best streets in the guard/gated Rancho Cielo. Impressive layout with 4 bedrooms & 3.5 baths. Downstairs has bedroom with own bath, a study/office. Home has been extensively remodeled. Walk into the travertine, medallion-accented foyer with soaring ceilings. Step down the
New
$3,200
 

31952 Pleasant Glen Road, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,700 SqFt
Beautiful upgraded three bedroom, two & half bath single family corner lot home in Robinson Ranch Community. Two car attached garage w/ direct access. Kitchen is complete with granite counters, custom cabinets and recessed lightings. Walk-in closet in master bedroom. Master bath with travertine shower and all bathrooms have granite countertops. Ceramic tile flooring, crown molding, upgraded baseboards, soaring ceilings, new interior and
New
$1,050,000
 

48 Rolling Ridge, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,309 SqFt
Located in the highly desirable community of Las Flores, this Vista Pointe Estates home welcomes you with inviting curb appeal that has lush manicured landscaping accented by a custom stone paver driveway and walkway. Upon entry you are met with open living spaces, custom designed travertine floors, voluminous ceilings and a neutral color palette highlighted by an influx of natural light. This versatile and functional floor plan is highly
New

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 August 25th, 2019 at 4:32pm PDT. 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.