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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34 Rosa 3, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bath, 418 SqFt
Take this first step to home ownership in the gorgeous city of Rancho Santa Margarita. Relax in the comfort of not sharing space with a roommate. This adorable home has been recently updated with new designer paint & laminate flooring. Private deck with beautiful views of trees and city lights. Plenty of parking and one dedicated covered space. The convenient location can’t be beat! Walking distance to Ralphs, RiteAid, Starbucks. Enjoy

29 Via Cresta, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 547 SqFt
Move-in ready first floor condo with beautiful views of the mountains. New wood grain vinyl flooring in the living room, eating area and master bedroom with plush baseboards. Newer ceramic tiled floors in the foyer, kitchen and bathroom. Newly painted white kitchen cabinets and pantry doors, new stove. Master bedroom with 2 closets, one mirrored. Private front patio with large utility storage area. Inside laundry with washer and dryer

26 Cardinal, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 678 SqFt
This gorgeous community offers lavish green belts, a walking trail that leads to a gorgeous park, with: basketball court, tennis court, picnic tables & bar-b-q‘s, Olympic size swimming pool, walk to RSM Lake and Club House, and play grounds. Come experience the Rancho Santa Margarita Lifestyle – shopping, dining, entertainment, Miles of hiking & bike trails. New tankless water heater; new HVAC; Large gated patio New wood looking

19 Via Ermitas, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 643 SqFt
Why waste your hard earned money paying rent when you can own for virtually the same amount? Welcome home to affordability in this highly desirable community of Tijeras Creek Villas conveniently located in the heart of RSM. Lovely 1 bedroom 1 bath, upper level unit with gorgeous wooded views from your master bedroom balcony. Great way to start the day and a perfect spot for your morning coffee. Spacious master bedroom with outside access has

16 Via Contento, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 643 SqFt
Highlights: Completely remodeled upper unit in the Tijeras Creek condos with lots of light and ready to call home! Featuring brand new quartz counters, painted cabinets, and neutral paint throughout! New vinyl and carpet flooring along with a quartz master vanity are also upgrades you'll love! 1 car detached garage as well as brand new appliances in the kitchen! FHA and VA financing are available too!

22 Gavilan 182, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 1 Bath, 881 SqFt
Great 2 bedroom in Santa Margarita located in the center of the planned community.this lovely, sought-after upper unit looks out onto plush trees, with open floor plan and neutral paint, and cathedral ceilings .RSM lake, shopping and schools nearby

30 Via Terrano, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 1 Bath, 668 SqFt
Centrally located and overlooking the trees is this HIGHLY UPGRADED, and private two bedroom condo in the heart of RSM. Upgrades include granite kitchen counter tops, real hardwood floors throughout, beautiful remodeled bathroom, high vaulted ceilings, ceiling fan, and custom shutters on all of the windows. Excellent peaceful location within the desirable Las Flores Community. Inside laundry closet for stackable W/D and patio with closet

13 Rosa 136, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 737 SqFt
We are proud to offer this turnkey ground-level home located near the hub of everything RSM has to offer. The home was fully remodeled four years ago. Granite counters, beautiful manufactured wood flooring throughout, fireplace with stone/tile, upgraded baseboards, recessed lighting, stackable washer dryer hookups. Large windows in each room for plenty of light. Private corner location with patio great for barbeques. Highly sought after

4 Via Padres, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 1 Bath, 882 SqFt
This corner unit is the one to call home! Gorgeous, remodeled condo offering two bedrooms and one bathroom in the highly sought after Mission Courts community by the lake! Upon entry, you will be greeted by the inviting family room which includes vaulted ceilings, new laminate flooring and upgraded paint. The dining room offers a spacious eating area with custom lighting and opens up to the kitchen and family room. This upgraded kitchen includes

73 Via Cresta, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 808 SqFt
In The Heart Of Rancho Santa Margarita, Remodeled Lower Level End Unit In The Las Flores III Complex, Open And Airy With A Southern Exposure For Lots Of Sunlight, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Large Covered Front Porch With A Large Storage Closet, Fireplace, 1 Carport #147, One Community Parking Permit, Freshly Painted, Remodeled Kitchen With Granite Countertops, Oak Kitchen Cabinetry, Wood Floors In Living Room & New Carpet In Bedrooms, Recessed

34 Dianthus, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 1 Bath, 918 SqFt
Welcome To The Beautiful Lakeside Community Of Brisa Del Lago, Live The Best In This Open & Airy Condo With RSM City Lights View. This Home Features One Bedroom Plus A Large Loft, 1 Car Detached Garage And 1 Reserved Space #31, Vaulted Ceiling, Two Large And Private Entertainers Balconies. This Unit Is Open And Airy With No Condominiums Behind. 3 New Ceiling Fans, Fireplace, 3 Sets Of Sliding Glass Doors, Mirrored Wardrobe Doors,

19 Redbud 120, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 799 SqFt
A wonderful home in a great area of Santa Margarita. High cathedral ceilings give that spacious and open feel. The open-concept floor plan provides nice flow from kitchen to main living area. High ceilings in both bedrooms. Two full baths and inside laundry. The home is in great condition - minor cosmetic changes will make it your own. The home is nicely located within the small community which includes community pool and playground. The

11 Via Honrado, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 939 SqFt
Absolutely Beautiful area of Rancho Santa Margarita, just a short distance to RSM Lake. This lower corner unit is steps away to the community pool and children's playground. ample guest parking and it's own 1 car garage! Giant front patio where you can lounge and BBQ. Two nice size bedrooms and two FULL bathrooms and also features a cozy living room gas fireplace. Being on a corner enables you to view the well maintained grounds from many

28 Redbud 134, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 832 SqFt
Enjoy the sunrise/sunset right off this exceptional end unit with VIEW of gorgeous mature trees, greenbelt and Saddleback mountains. This highly sought-after one-level living unit with no one above or below provides much privacy for entertaining with 2 large balconies off the living room as well as the master bedroom. Outstanding floorplan with vaulted ceiling and ample natural light! Recent upgrades include warm designer paint, new Quartz

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 $1,825 to $1,788,000

281 Total Listings
$633,312 Average Price

5 Timbre, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 700 SqFt
This is a beautiful unit that shows pride of ownership! Super quiet location that backs to open serine canyon and hills and is very close to walking trails. Take in the spectacular view from your large front balcony of the Saddleback mountains, then enter and enjoy lots of light and cathedral cellings that give you a feeling of plenty of space! Unit sits above its large one car, extra deep garage so no one is above or below you! There is plenty

64 Flor De Sol 46, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 1 Bath, 658 SqFt
Money magazine featured the City of Rancho Santa Margarita as one of the country’s most desirable places to live and the FBI has named RSM the safest city in California. With this in mind, you will love living in RSM and this condo is right in the heart of the city! This upper level end unit condo has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, new paint, new blinds, a cute front patio and a covered parking spot. Between the sunlight filtering in through the

1 Via Compania, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 832 SqFt
Absolutely Beautiful area of Rancho Santa Margarita, just a short distance to RSM Lake. Enjoy the community pool and children's playground. ample guest parking and it's own 1 car garage! Nice front Balcony where you can lounge and BBQ. Two nice size bedrooms and two FULL bathrooms and the unit features a cozy living room fireplace. Great location near Toll Road, Shopping and Great Dining.

110 Flor De Sol 71, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 737 SqFt
Beautiful upgraded condo for lease in the highly desirable community of Las Flores. This 2 bedroom, 2 bath home has laminate wood floors throughout, granite in kitchen, open floor plan with vaulted ceilings. Close to community pool, entertainment, Lake and Toll Road.

18 Flor De Sol 15, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 1 Bath, 658 SqFt
This home is gorgeous and ready for you to move in. Private entry deck with west views of the neighborhood. End unit with a hose bib and gas stub on the deck to water your plants with ease and enjoy barbecuing all summer. Spacious living room featuring a vaulted ceiling and recessed lighting. Wood laminate floors throughout the living room, kitchen, breakfast nook and hallways. Gourmet kitchen features upgraded cabinets, granite counters,

20 Via Jolitas, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 908 SqFt
Newly remodeled condo in the heart of welcoming neighborhood of Rancho Santa Margarita is your dream house to have! This super bright 2 bedroom, 2 bath condo has brand new laminated flooring and baseboards, newly painted, granite countertops in the kitchen and bathrooms, ceiling fans in bedrooms and living room, new fixtures in the kitchen and bathrooms, recess lights in the kitchen with a brand new microwave oven. There is washer and dryer

43 Via Pamplona, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 1 Bath, 930 SqFt
Beautiful 2 bedroom, 2 story townhome for lease in Rancho Santa Margarita! Located in a highly sought-after community within a minute's walk of shopping, restaurants and more, a one-car direct-access garage with ample permitted parking with an additional vehicle, this home has it all! Inside you will find an open floorplan with spacious kitchen, tile and hardwood floors, recessed lighting, tell ceilings, a fireplace and so much more. Take

9 Lobelia 97, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 1 Bath, 980 SqFt
BEST VIEW in Rancho! There is nowhere with a more peaceful and serene atmosphere than this upstairs unit. Each level of this 2 story home offers a balcony to soak in the splendor of nature. The lower level has the master suite, living room, kitchen and laundry, while upstairs offers a spacious loft (currently used as a 2nd bedroom). Reach in closets are professionally set up by California Closets. This home is located in a quiet corner of

77 Via Pausa 163, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 864 SqFt
Beautifully updated, light, bright 2bd/1.75ba upper unit in Tijeras Creek Villas. This open floor plan offers high vaulted ceilings, laminate flooring, and a fireplace in the living room. The spacious kitchen has plenty of counter space and cabinets for storage. The master suite has cathedral ceilings and mirrored wardrobe doors. The inside laundry is located in the hall closet with stack-able washer and dryer for your convenience. The 1 car

51 Leonado, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,049 SqFt
Charming end unit on the top level of a sought after RSM community. Enter this property by way of a spacious front patio that looks over the neighborhood. The living space is open with lots of bright light. The kitchen overlooks both the living space and the patio, making it wonderfully easy to entertain guests. The bedrooms are spacious and separated from one another, offering some privacy for everyone. The condo has a single car detached

93 Via Lampara, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,213 SqFt
PRICE REDUCTION!! Beautiful Immaculate Carriage Style 2 Bedroom 2 Bath Upper Unit. This Open Floor Plan Features Vaulted Ceilings, Large Windows, Spacious Kitchen inside Laundry, Ceiling Fans, Hardwood Floors and Carpet. Shows very Light and Bright, Fireplace in Family Room with Sliders leading out to a large Wrap Around Balcony overlooking the Pool area, attached 2 car Garage with walking Trails, Sand Volley Ball and Tennis Courts. Conveniently

121 Via Vicini, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,240 SqFt

37 Via Barcelona, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,230 SqFt
Ready to move in 3 Bedrooms 2 Baths, 1 Car Direct Access Garage, 1 Reserved Parking, Patio/Balcony, Fireplace. Access to the Community Pool, Gym, RSM Lake. Walking distance to School, Restaurants, and Shopping complex. Great Location!

27 Box Elder 188, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 3 Baths, 926 SqFt
Beautiful & quiet end unit two story condo located in the heart of RSM. No one above or below, light & bright. Two master suites offer 2 full baths with brand new vanities, stainless steel appliances, inside laundry with stackable washer/dryer, recessed lights, newer upgraded kitchen, downstairs guest powder room, fireplace, laminate floors, mirrored closet doors, private patio, car detached garage and more! Steps away to tot lot and

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 May 22nd, 2019 at 5:17am 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.