Dove Canyon Real Estate & Homes

Dove Canyon is a private residential community that is found in the eastern portion of the City of Rancho Santa Margarita. Dove Canyon real estate is comprised of a smaller group of about 5,000 residents. The majority of Dove Canyon residents are well-to-do residents of Orange County, and every residence in the community is a single-family home.  Dove Canyon is located adjacent to the foothills of southeast Orange County and many of the homes for sale offer breathtaking mountain views. Read more about Dove Canyon Real Estate

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$1,649,500
 

18 Field Point, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,770 SqFt
Accepting Backup Offers. NEWLY REMODELED ON LARGEST LOT IN DOVE CANYON!! This Dove Canyon gem is the home for you! This great property features: 4/10 Acre Dbl Lot (18,000sq ft) on a cul de sac, entertainers dream with salt water pool with slide and waterfall, covered patio, 2nd level deck with panoramic views, putting green, sport court, fire pit, built-in barbeque/bar, huge 46 panel solar electric system-cost $63K when installed and is fully
$1,399,000
 

5 Coachman, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,776 SqFt
Dramatic curb appeal, meticulous landscaping and an elegant floor plan best describe this beautiful signature property located in the prestigious 24-hour guard gated community of Dove Canyon. The five-bedroom home is located on a highly desired private and quiet cul-de-sac. It features a well-designed floor plan that is open and spacious with a blended design theme that is both traditional and contemporary. The dedicated living and dining room
$1,355,000
 

29 Golf Ridge Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,669 SqFt
Located in the prestigious gated community of Dove Canyon, this executive style home offers impressive golf and mountain views, compelling architecture and eclectic design. The single loaded street sets the proper tone with privacy and curb appeal. The five bedroom, 3.5 bath home is defined by an elegant foyer area, dramatic staircase, high ceilings and traditional living and dining room settings. Recently painted and equipped with stainless
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$1,258,888
 

9 Willowglade, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,323 SqFt
Pride of ownership home in Dove Canyon. Home is situated on a small, quiet, family friendly cul-d-sac. This 5 bedroom/4/bathroom home, has a guest/in-law bedroom on main floor with full bathroom and large, triple door closet. The front yard has a paved sitting area, under mature trees for enjoying a quiet break or refreshments The front door main entry leads you immediately to a picturesque view of the Golf course. This home has porcelain
$1,249,000
 

11 Beaconsfield, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,336 SqFt
Beautifully upgraded with high-end designer finishes, this gorgeous home will not disappoint. This executive property is located in the Westcliff neighborhood in the gate-guarded community of Dove Canyon. The spacious floor plan includes dramatic vaulted ceilings, a brand new wrought iron staircase, and imported Italian hardwood floors. No expense was spared in the kitchen which contains quartz countertops, soft-close shaker cabinets, a high-end
$889,000
 

17 Somerset, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,185 SqFt
Beautiful, pristine, Dove Canyon home situated in a 24 hr. guard gated community. Double doors open to vaulted ceilings, a circular staircase and an impressive formal living room with double sided fireplace. An adjacent sitting area features a wet bar and French doors to the back yard. The gourmet kitchen with bay window has been thoughtfully upgraded with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. The attached dining room with double

More About Dove Canyon Real Estate & Homes for Sale

Real Estate in Dove Canyon is entirely located within a gate guarded community that includes some of the finest amenities in Orange County.  There is a Jack Nicklaus signature golf club, a beautiful swimming center, tennis courts, a small child's park, a wide open field, a shopping center, and a reservoir-all of which make homes for sale in Dove Canyon sought after. The rest of the City of Rancho Santa Margarita lies along the foothills of the Saddleback Mountains, which affords the entire area a lovely background view. Equestrians find Dove Canyon area to be a beautiful spot, as a horse trail winds it way to the far end of Sycamore Canyon from the waterfalls which are located just outside of the community proper.  From this point it is easy for riders, hikers, mountain bikers, and others to trek to Dove Canyon's neighboring community, Coto de Caza.

The entire City of Rancho Santa Margarita is easily accessed via the Interstate 5 Freeway, the 241 Toll Road, or Santiago Canyon Road. This prime location makes real estate in Dove Canyon a great place for residents who wish to commute to places of business in larger cities, including Los Angeles and others throughout Orange County.

In addition to the security of a guard-gated community, Dove Canyon real estate benefits from the already low crime rate in Rancho Santa Margarita.  The city also provides outstanding schools and an additional abundance of amenities extending beyond the borders of Dove Canyon itself.  Active residents can take the opportunity to hike through the O'Neil Regional Park, climb the vistas of Saddleback Mountain, or even enjoy a swim in the lagoon at the Rancho Santa Margarita beach club.

Dove Canyon enjoys access to the city's multiple recreational facilities, which are managed by the Rancho Santa Margarita Landscape and Recreation Corporation (or SAMLARC). This association maintains the city's streetscapes, medians, parks, and trails. In total, SAMLARC operates and looks after 13 parks, four swimming pools, a lake, a lagoon, and numerous hiking and biking trails within the city boundaries.  These are in addition to the facilities right at Dove Canyon itself!

Central Park is one of the city's most frequently visited parks, located next to City Hall.  This park provides the city with a sizable amphitheater.  The Central Park grounds and performing arts facility are the focal point for a calendar full of community events in Rancho Santa Margarita throughout each year. In addition, Central Park is the location for sporting events.  The area also includes an arena soccer facility that was converted from a roller hockey rink, not to mention skate and dog parks that are part of the city's Canada Vista Park.

Dove Canyon real estate offers a rich abundance of greenbelts throughout the area, where a family, group, or single person can relax, enjoy a picnic, or simply rest under the city's plentiful trees. During the summer months, there are outdoor concerts with the Southern California sunset as a backdrop. Throughout Rancho Santa Margarita there are many convenient marketplaces offering a variety of places for shopping trips, and a number of charming restaurants to enhance the dining options for Dove Canyon residents.

Along with the majority of the Southern California coast, Dove Canyon enjoys the beauty of a Mediterranean climate.  This climate type is named after its strong similarity to the weather in the countries that border the Mediterranean Sea.  In the Orange County area, the summers consistently range from warm to hot, while the winters are cool.  Most of the rain that falls in Rancho Santa Margarita will come down during the winter months, and snow is a foreign concept to natives. The average January temperature in Rancho Santa Margarita is 56  F (13  C), which is the coldest time of the year.  Meanwhile, the hottest weather occurs during the month of August, when the average temperature is a very temperate 73  F (23  C), although the mercury may range well higher than that.

The entire city of Rancho Santa Margarita is served by two school districts.  These are the Saddleback Valley Unified School District (SVUSD) and the Capistrano Unified School District (CUSD).  However, the Dove Canyon area sends its public high school students to the CUSD school called Tesoro High School.  This fine high school is located in the Las Flores neighborhood of Rancho Santa Margarita.  Another local option for some high school students is Santa Margarita Catholic High School, a private Roman Catholic high school associated with the Catholic Diocese of Orange and located directly in Rancho Santa Margarita.

There are two public middle schools in Rancho Santa Margarita, with Las Flores Middle School (CUSD) serving Dove Canyon's middle school students.  Public grade schools near Dove Canyon include the Portola Hills, Wagon Wheel, and Robinson Ranch Elementary Schools.  All of these are among the top-scoring schools in the State of California.  However, for families seeking private elementary and middle schools near Dove Canyon, there are additional options including Saint John's Episcopal School, Serra Catholic School, and Mission Hills Christian School. For the younger children who are not yet ready for elementary school, a wide variety of pre-schools are also available in the city.  These pre-schools can be found listed at length--along with any associated costs and other pertinent details--on the Rancho Santa Margarita city website.

Additional adult community education programs add to the activities and quality of life for Dove Canyon residents, by virtue of their community's affiliation as part of Rancho Santa Margarita.  Residents can learn photography, sewing, foreign languages, floral design, horseback riding, ice-skating, and a selection of other exciting classes and activities.

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