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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$239,000
 

94 Flor De Sol 64, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 450 SqFt
Welcome to 94 Flor de Sol, a highly desirable lower level studio unit located on a corner lot in the beautiful Las Flores community. Experience the best of Rancho Santa Margarita has to offer! Conveniently located within walking distance to grocery stores, restaurants, shopping and the Rancho Santa Margarita Lake. Recent upgrades include a new 24" Stacked Washer & Dryer, Bathtub/Shower Surround, Kohler Bathroom Vanity, Moen Faucets,
New
$249,000
 

34 Rosa 3, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bath, 418 SqFt
Price REDUCED! Seller MOTIVATED! 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
$285,000
 

29 Via Cresta, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 547 SqFt
Move-in ready first floor condo with beautiful views of the mountains. Price just reduced for a quick sale and below market sales of past properties in the tract. 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.
$294,900
 

27 De Lino, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 583 SqFt
Situated in the Belflora condominium complex, this upper one bedroom, one bathroom condo is beautifully located on a secluded northern exposure overlooking Saddleback Mountain and a wooded greenbelt and pedestrian walkway. West down the greenbelt are ball courts and playgrounds, and east up the greenbelt is the RSM lake. All within a short walking distance. Large capacity stacked washer/dryer is located just off the kitchen. Home has just
$299,000
 

15 Gaviota 132, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 510 SqFt
BEAUTIFULLY UPDATED 1 bedroom, 1 bath home in the Las Flores II community! When you walk up the stairs you will be greeted by a cozy patio that is a perfect place to sit and enjoy the gorgeous mountain views. Step inside to a nice sized living area complete with new laminate floors, fresh paint, upgraded baseboards and large entertainment center. You will love the amazing kitchen where everything has been newly updated: cabinets, appliances,
$308,000
 

72 Via Contento, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 643 SqFt
It is your opportunity to become an owner! Welcome to this bright first floor condo located in Tijeras Creek Villas community. Features include indoor laundry, washer and dryer; granite kitchen counter tops, recently painted cabinets, stainless steel appliances: stove, refrigerator, microwave; cozy gas fireplace. Bedroom has a mirrored closet and slider door with shutters to the patio. Newer water heather. Detached garage for one car, newer
$309,900
 

19 Baya, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 670 SqFt
BACK ON THE MARKET, BUYER DIDN'T PERFORM. JUST REDUCED!!!! This is a perfect home for a first time buyer, retired person or investor! Home is in turnkey condition. Upscale complex means High rents. Open floor plan features big living room, granite kitchen with lots of counter space and cabinets, eat up bar, brand new dishwasher, and formal dining room. Big master suite with walk in closet with mirrored doors. Separate laundry room and
New
$339,900
 

30 Via Terrano, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 1 Bath, 713 SqFt
Dropped price by $10,000!!!!! 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
$349,900
 

4 Via Padres, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 1 Bath, 882 SqFt
FHA/VA Approved!! 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
Reduced
$349,900
 

32 Dianthus, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 842 SqFt
Located in the wonderful city of Rancho Santa Margarita backing to the Saddleback Mountains, this spectacular condo is the one you've been waiting for. Highly sought after lower unit condo with no stairs and a bonus space that can be used as a mini office/work station, all in the Lakeside community of Brisa Del Largo. This one bedroom beauty with an attached garage will not disappoint you. Totally remodeled kitchen has new Euro-white cabinetry,
$350,000
 

4 Flor De Sol 17, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 737 SqFt
Desirable Upper End-Unit Condo boasting a bright and airy 707 sq ft floor plan with 2 bedroom and 2 full sized bathrooms. The bedrooms with mirrored sliding doors are intelligently placed between the kitchen and living areas to enhance privacy. Located in a private location within the Las Flores community that’s walking distance to the RSM Lake with full beach, tennis and clubhouse privileges. The kitchen is a cooks delight with dark granite
$364,999
 

70 Via Prado, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 808 SqFt
Come see this GORGEOUS 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, newly renovated condo in the heart of Rancho Santa Margarita! This charming home boasts new vinyl flooring, recessed lighting, granite counter tops, and a color palate that is unique to any other condo in the area. With no one above, a private balcony, and a premium HOA package, this gorgeous space is turnkey and ready to be enjoyed! The HOA grants access to 13 parks, 4 pools, a beach club with
$368,800
 

7 Brisa Ribera, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 882 SqFt
This is it! Highly upgraded, turnkey, much sought after Brisa del Lago condominium complex in the beautiful, city of Rancho Santa Margarita. Enjoy the community pool & spa. Walk to the lake, beach club access, clubhouse, fishing, boating and great events held at the lake! Wait until you see the fireworks! 1 car direct access garage with plenty of custom cabinets. New roll-up garage door. Single story unit. Front porch with screen door.
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$370,000
 

53 Via Cresta, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 808 SqFt
Rancho Santa Margarita Upper Level Condo: 2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, and 1 Carport. This unit offers vaulted ceilings and newer updated flooring. Newer AC unit. The kitchen with granite counter is open to the living room with cozy fireplace. The dining room offers additional storage and pantry. Newer light fixtures. The bathrooms have been updated. Unique split bedroom floorplan with Saddleback Mountain Views from most windows. Close to all

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
$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
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$1,650
 

58 Cardinal, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 693 SqFt
Lower level 1 bedroom, 1 bath with no steps entry and large enclosed front patio looking onto a large greenbelt. Includes washer, dryer, and fridge. Bedroom includes 2 wardrobe closets with mirrored doors. Laminate flooring throughout. Parking is a carport with plenty of guest parking. Walking distance to shopping, restaurants and more. Community pool and spa.
$1,675
 

35 Picazo 109, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 510 SqFt
Located next to Lake Rancho Santa Margarita! One bedroom/ One Bath corner end unit condo located on 2nd floor. Open floor plan with vaulted ceilings, fresh paint, new kitchen cabinets, new refrigerator and inside laundry with washer/dryer included.
$1,750
 

143 Via Contento, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 668 SqFt
1 Bedroom, 1 Shower, Ground (Lower) Level Condo, Almost 700 Sq Ft of well designed floorplan, 1 Car Detached Garage, 1 Parking Permit, Bedroom has Closet Organizer, Remodeled Bathroom, Vanity w Granite Countertop, Designer Tiled Shower, Brand New Water Heater, Remodeled Kitchen with Granite Countertops, White Kitchen Cabinets with pull out shelves and soft close drawers, Stainless Steel Appliances Refrigerator Included, Gas Range, Gas
$1,750
 

19 Via Ermitas, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 668 SqFt
Peaceful, Private, View Location, Welcome To The Well Maintained Tijeras Creek Villas Community, Upper Unit With Trees & Greenbelt View, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, 1 Car Detached Garage And One Parking Permit, New Carpet, All Blinds Will Be Replaced End Of August, New Microwave, New Light Fixtures, Fireplace, Mirrored Closet Doors, Private Entertainers Balcony, 2 Community Pools, 2 Spas & Gym, Refrigerator And Washer/Dryer Included, Pets Ok,
$1,775
 

34 Via Cordoba, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 709 SqFt
Lower level end-unit light and bright, lots of windows, open living room with fireplace, high ceilings, large kitchen, inside laundry and one car garage with direct access. Master bedroom is spacious enough for a king size bed and featuring a sliding door that can lend to a nice breeze. The community of Corte Melina offers a beautiful pool, fitness center and with other amenities including parks, tennis courts, barbecues and access to Rancho
Reduced
$1,775
 

28 Via Meseta, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 1 Bath, 668 SqFt
Bright upper unit. 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom. Includes refrigerator and washer and dryer. Laminate floors and plantation shutters. has 1 carport. Don't miss out on this home and this price! Must have good credit.
New
$1,875
 

52 Via Esperanza, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 668 SqFt
Adorable and CLEAN 1 bedroom/1 bathroom ground level condo. Very private and upgraded. Beautiful bathroom just renovated with new huge soaking tub/shower, paint, vanity and granite counters. Rare linen storage in bathroom as well. New laminate flooring through out, tile in kitchen and bathroom. Kitchen has modern cabinetry, granite counters and stainless appliances. High ceilings give a very spacious feeling. Enjoy a large bedroom and plantation
$1,900
 

84 Via Prado, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 1 Bath, 668 SqFt
Live in style in this fully remodeled and Delightful 2 bd /1 bath condo in RSM. first floor with NO steps with plenty of natural light. Only minutes from the beautiful Lake, shopping, restaurants and Luxury Cinema and more. Indoor Laundry with beautiful barn door.
$2,100
 

31 Hemlock 192, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 832 SqFt
Great location, upper level,light and bright as corner home no one above or below, Sharing one wall.Remodeled kitchen with cabinets, Quarts countertops, stainless steel appliances, and Microwave. Wide baseboard.Gas fireplace in the living room.Open floor plan.Mirrored closet, private balcony, high ceilings in Master bedroom.Upgraded bathrooms with dual vanity in the master bedroom. One car detached garage. Close to lake, parks, schools, and
$2,150
 

22 Via Carino, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 939 SqFt
Centrally located in the heart of Rancho Santa Margarita, this upper unit condo is close to shopping centers, restaurants, walking trails and movie theaters. Upon entry you will immediately notice the newer wood like laminate flooring, fresh paint and neutral color palette. This light and bright home has been upgraded with granite countertops, cabinets, newer range, dishwasher, mirrored closet doors, and raised wood paneled doors throughout. It
$2,200
 

16 Carmesi, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 876 SqFt
Highly upgraded upstairs unit with large balcony with view . 2 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms with an spacious remodeled kitchen with new cabinets and granite counters and newer appliances. Newer carpet and flooring .Attached one car garage and one parking permit . Close to shops and schools. Spacious living and dining room with fireplace. Community pool and spa and kids play ground. Close to 241 Toll road .
New
$2,300
 

209 Pasto Rico, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,091 SqFt
Welcome to Serabrisa one of the most sought after communities in Rancho Santa Margarita. Home has been upgraded and renovated beautifully. Enjoy the neutral color and easy to maintain new engineered wood floors throughout the entire house. Yes, there is no carpeting !!! Formal entry way will impress you as soon as you walk-into this lovely home. Lots of natural lights from every corner of this home. Upgraded new flooring on staircase and
Reduced
$2,300
 

177 Via Contento, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 908 SqFt
Tijeras Creek Villa Carriage Unit - 2 Bedroom, 2 Baths, 1 Car Detached Garage, 1 Parking Permit, Wood Floors, Fireplace, 2 Balconies, Mirrored Wardrobe Doors, Walk-In Shower, Community Pool & Spa, Stackable Washer/Dryer Included, Seller Will Purchase Refrigerator If Requested, Available Now!

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.