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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$1,498,000
 

31951 Camino Del Cielo, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,070 SqFt
Highly upgraded, RARE home in Rancho Cielo community offering a seamless blend of indoor/outdoor living. This uniquely versatile venue allows for both intimate and larger gatherings utilizing all indoor and outdoor space. The large travertine covered patio offers approximately 855 sf and features cove lighting, heaters, ceiling fans, real stone gas fireplace, Tongue and Groove ceiling with recessed speakers, 48” high end custom BBQ grill,
$1,488,800
 

26 Indian Pipe, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 5 Baths, 4,268 SqFt
BREATHTAKING Golf Course pool home! This Plan 3 Fairway Estate’s home is situated in one of the most premier locations of Dove Canyon. Resort style backyard w/ sparkling pool, spa, built-in BBQ , 4 hole putting green & firepit is located high above the Dove Canyon Golf Course with views of the Saddleback Mountains & Cleveland Nat’l Forest. Leaded double door entry, formal Living & Dining room with stunning Wine Cellar to display
$1,483,000
 

57 Bell Canyon Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 5 Baths, 3,700 SqFt
SPECTACULAR PROPERTY WITH BRAND NEW TRANSITIONAL UPGRADES THROUGHOUT, BEST SINGLE LOADED LOCATION IN DOVE CANYON OFFERING BREATHTAKING PANORAMIC VIEWS & 4 CAR GARAGE WITH LARGE DRIVEWAY! Awesome curb appeal & designer double glass doors invite you to the amazing interior and a spacious floor plan with large foyer, formal living room with two story ceilings and huge windows to bring in plenty of natural light and the spectacular views,
Reduced
$1,399,000
 

45 Golf Ridge Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,669 SqFt
Immaculately remodeled property with stunning upgrades throughout! This house is a smart home, operated by RTI. Remarkable views grab your attention immediately when you walk in. The expansive entry with soaring ceilings and sweeping staircase lead to the living and dining areas with french doors that open to the patio showcasing the sparkling pool and golf course views. The gorgeously remodeled kitchen features white cabinetry, island, wine
$1,398,000
 

18 Field Pt, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,770 SqFt
Location, location, location! Amazing Saddleback Mountain View, Dove Canyon home situated on 18,000 est sqft. lot on a cul-de-sac with lots of privacy! Adjacent to Audubon California Starr Ranch Sanctuary. The resort style backyard features a sport court, putting green, saltwater pool with slide and waterfall, hot tub, fire-pit, built-in barbecue/bar with sink and multiple patio areas. Open all the French doors to the backyard and it becomes an
$1,375,000
 

55 Golf Ridge Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,985 SqFt
This stunning, professionally designed home is a truly a must see! This gorgeous house has golf course and Saddleback mountain views in the front and golf course view in the back. This 4 bedroom, 4 bath home is surrounded by exquisite lighting, various stones, woods, custom touches throughout and an entertainers bar. State of the art and beautifully designed, the kitchen is upgraded with stainless steel appliances and a lovely island. Beautiful,
Reduced
$1,299,000
 

29 Golf Ridge Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,669 SqFt
Dove Canyon Country Club lifestyle living at it's finest! Soaring ceilings upon entry with architectural cutouts create the dramatic effect that homeowners with exquisite taste search for. Main level offers an office/den. Foyer leads past magnificent pillars into the living/dining area. French doors open to patio that pulls magnificent outdoor views into your home. Patio boasts stunning unobstructed view. Wet bar/wine fridge lead through hall to
$1,260,000
 

12 Caminito Altura, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,251 SqFt
This stunning property has the things that dreams are made of. Located on over 1 acre(3 parcels of land), secluded at the end of a cul-de-sac on top of a hill with amazing panoramic views of the sunrise, sunset, wildlife, shooting stars, trees, city lights and even the ocean on a clear day.The backyard is truly an oasis, offering a picturesque rock pool w/a baja step, spa & waterslide, step down built-in bbq, lots of area for patio furniture
Reduced
$1,099,000
 

37 Hillrise, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,204 SqFt
Remarkable views of the mountains and reservoir make this Dove Canyon home truly unique. The travertine floored entry leads to the living and dining areas with wood flooring. The remodeled kitchen features wood cabinetry with glass doors, a granite counter top with bar seating and stainless steel appliances. The family room comes complete with a beautiful entertainment unit and tiled fireplace. All bathrooms have been remodeled with granite
$1,098,500
 

8 Dover, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,336 SqFt
Breathtaking, panoramic golf course view! This stunning home is sitting behind the 16th tee box on the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course. Pristine, turnkey, bright and cheery with soaring ceilings is a home you want!!! This great floor plan features a downstairs guest bedroom with a private bath, a beautiful formal living room with fireplace and a formal dining room looking out to the panoramic views. A large family room with a fireplace
$1,074,900
 

4 Ledgewood Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,215 SqFt
Welcome to a beautiful cul-de-sac home located in the sought after Las Flores Warmington Oaks. Impressive curb-side appeal & private courtyard with custom wrought iron gate. Enjoy the 3 car garage & two separate driveways. Dramatic vaulted 20' ceilings greet you with gorgeous crown molding/ hardwood floors downstairs in your formal living room & formal dining room, ready to entertain. The kitchen was remodeled with custom
$1,065,000
 

22 Castletree, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,229 SqFt
This is an incredibly beautiful property located on a large 9000+ square foot lot. It has mature landscaping and is surrounded by open spaces - it is an extremely private location. The dramatic 2 story entry foyer with custom stairway sets the tone the minute you walk through the front door.The new kitchen, totally remodeled in 2012 is a masterpiece - highest quality stainless appliances, cabinetry, granite, backsplash and lighting. It is a
$1,050,000
 

44 Sendero, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,938 SqFt
Situated across the street from Tijeras Creek golf course this 5 bedroom, plus bonus room, property offers a spacious and open floor plan. The expansive gourmet kitchen boasts a huge center island, double oven, 6 burner cooktop and large pantry. The chef’s kitchen opens to the dining room, bar and family room. The family room features a wet bar with wine fridge, fireplace, built-in entertainment center and built-in wine rack. An office is
$1,049,998
 

15 Sembrado, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,541 SqFt
Don’t miss this stunning REMODELED 5 bedroom 3.5 bath ENERGY EFFICIENT home! It features luxury WPC hardwood flooring, a large white kitchen with huge center island, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, custom glass backsplash, tons of storage and more! You’ll love the custom lighting, dramatic entry, three fireplaces, high ceilings and the amazing white brick accent wall. This home is truly a show home with an ideal floorplan

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 $1,800 to $1,498,000

194 Total Listings
$528,716 Average Price
$1,498,000
 

31951 Camino Del Cielo, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,070 SqFt
Highly upgraded, RARE home in Rancho Cielo community offering a seamless blend of indoor/outdoor living. This uniquely versatile venue allows for both intimate and larger gatherings utilizing all indoor and outdoor space. The large travertine covered patio offers approximately 855 sf and features cove lighting, heaters, ceiling fans, real stone gas fireplace, Tongue and Groove ceiling with recessed speakers, 48” high end custom BBQ grill,
$1,488,800
 

26 Indian Pipe, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 5 Baths, 4,268 SqFt
BREATHTAKING Golf Course pool home! This Plan 3 Fairway Estate’s home is situated in one of the most premier locations of Dove Canyon. Resort style backyard w/ sparkling pool, spa, built-in BBQ , 4 hole putting green & firepit is located high above the Dove Canyon Golf Course with views of the Saddleback Mountains & Cleveland Nat’l Forest. Leaded double door entry, formal Living & Dining room with stunning Wine Cellar to display
$1,483,000
 

57 Bell Canyon Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 5 Baths, 3,700 SqFt
SPECTACULAR PROPERTY WITH BRAND NEW TRANSITIONAL UPGRADES THROUGHOUT, BEST SINGLE LOADED LOCATION IN DOVE CANYON OFFERING BREATHTAKING PANORAMIC VIEWS & 4 CAR GARAGE WITH LARGE DRIVEWAY! Awesome curb appeal & designer double glass doors invite you to the amazing interior and a spacious floor plan with large foyer, formal living room with two story ceilings and huge windows to bring in plenty of natural light and the spectacular views,
Reduced
$1,399,000
 

45 Golf Ridge Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,669 SqFt
Immaculately remodeled property with stunning upgrades throughout! This house is a smart home, operated by RTI. Remarkable views grab your attention immediately when you walk in. The expansive entry with soaring ceilings and sweeping staircase lead to the living and dining areas with french doors that open to the patio showcasing the sparkling pool and golf course views. The gorgeously remodeled kitchen features white cabinetry, island, wine
$1,398,000
 

18 Field Pt, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,770 SqFt
Location, location, location! Amazing Saddleback Mountain View, Dove Canyon home situated on 18,000 est sqft. lot on a cul-de-sac with lots of privacy! Adjacent to Audubon California Starr Ranch Sanctuary. The resort style backyard features a sport court, putting green, saltwater pool with slide and waterfall, hot tub, fire-pit, built-in barbecue/bar with sink and multiple patio areas. Open all the French doors to the backyard and it becomes an
$1,375,000
 

55 Golf Ridge Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,985 SqFt
This stunning, professionally designed home is a truly a must see! This gorgeous house has golf course and Saddleback mountain views in the front and golf course view in the back. This 4 bedroom, 4 bath home is surrounded by exquisite lighting, various stones, woods, custom touches throughout and an entertainers bar. State of the art and beautifully designed, the kitchen is upgraded with stainless steel appliances and a lovely island. Beautiful,
Reduced
$1,299,000
 

29 Golf Ridge Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,669 SqFt
Dove Canyon Country Club lifestyle living at it's finest! Soaring ceilings upon entry with architectural cutouts create the dramatic effect that homeowners with exquisite taste search for. Main level offers an office/den. Foyer leads past magnificent pillars into the living/dining area. French doors open to patio that pulls magnificent outdoor views into your home. Patio boasts stunning unobstructed view. Wet bar/wine fridge lead through hall to
$1,260,000
 

12 Caminito Altura, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,251 SqFt
This stunning property has the things that dreams are made of. Located on over 1 acre(3 parcels of land), secluded at the end of a cul-de-sac on top of a hill with amazing panoramic views of the sunrise, sunset, wildlife, shooting stars, trees, city lights and even the ocean on a clear day.The backyard is truly an oasis, offering a picturesque rock pool w/a baja step, spa & waterslide, step down built-in bbq, lots of area for patio furniture
Reduced
$1,099,000
 

37 Hillrise, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,204 SqFt
Remarkable views of the mountains and reservoir make this Dove Canyon home truly unique. The travertine floored entry leads to the living and dining areas with wood flooring. The remodeled kitchen features wood cabinetry with glass doors, a granite counter top with bar seating and stainless steel appliances. The family room comes complete with a beautiful entertainment unit and tiled fireplace. All bathrooms have been remodeled with granite
$1,098,500
 

8 Dover, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,336 SqFt
Breathtaking, panoramic golf course view! This stunning home is sitting behind the 16th tee box on the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course. Pristine, turnkey, bright and cheery with soaring ceilings is a home you want!!! This great floor plan features a downstairs guest bedroom with a private bath, a beautiful formal living room with fireplace and a formal dining room looking out to the panoramic views. A large family room with a fireplace
$1,074,900
 

4 Ledgewood Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,215 SqFt
Welcome to a beautiful cul-de-sac home located in the sought after Las Flores Warmington Oaks. Impressive curb-side appeal & private courtyard with custom wrought iron gate. Enjoy the 3 car garage & two separate driveways. Dramatic vaulted 20' ceilings greet you with gorgeous crown molding/ hardwood floors downstairs in your formal living room & formal dining room, ready to entertain. The kitchen was remodeled with custom
$1,065,000
 

22 Castletree, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,229 SqFt
This is an incredibly beautiful property located on a large 9000+ square foot lot. It has mature landscaping and is surrounded by open spaces - it is an extremely private location. The dramatic 2 story entry foyer with custom stairway sets the tone the minute you walk through the front door.The new kitchen, totally remodeled in 2012 is a masterpiece - highest quality stainless appliances, cabinetry, granite, backsplash and lighting. It is a
$1,050,000
 

44 Sendero, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,938 SqFt
Situated across the street from Tijeras Creek golf course this 5 bedroom, plus bonus room, property offers a spacious and open floor plan. The expansive gourmet kitchen boasts a huge center island, double oven, 6 burner cooktop and large pantry. The chef’s kitchen opens to the dining room, bar and family room. The family room features a wet bar with wine fridge, fireplace, built-in entertainment center and built-in wine rack. An office is
$1,049,998
 

15 Sembrado, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,541 SqFt
Don’t miss this stunning REMODELED 5 bedroom 3.5 bath ENERGY EFFICIENT home! It features luxury WPC hardwood flooring, a large white kitchen with huge center island, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, custom glass backsplash, tons of storage and more! You’ll love the custom lighting, dramatic entry, three fireplaces, high ceilings and the amazing white brick accent wall. This home is truly a show home with an ideal floorplan

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 January 16th, 2019 at 5:21am 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.