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Rancho Santa Margarita Real Estate

Rancho Santa Margarita lies along the foothills of the Saddleback Mountains, which offers a majestic scenic backdrop. This beautiful community offers a mix of real estate options for sale including single family homes, townhomes and condos. Rancho Santa Margarita real estate is divided among five master associations with homes for sale: Dove Canyon, Rancho Cielo, Robinson Ranch, Trabuco Highlands, and Walden.

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Homes for Sale

The price range for this neighborhood is from $239,000 to $1,589,999

214 Total Listings
$706,891 Average Price
1,900 Average Square Feet
396 Average Price / SqFt

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31902 Old Oak Road, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,654 SqFt
SPECTACULAR SINGLE STORY POOL HOME, LARGE CORNER LOT, STUNNING NEW UPGRADES THROUGHOUT! Beautiful move in ready spacious three-bedroom home with two full baths. Featuring high soaring ceilings and open floor plan. Stunning remodeled kitchen, new Craft Made Soft Close Cabinets & Drawers w/hidden Kick Plate Drawers, Designer Silver Wave Leathered granite counter tops, contemporary Granite Sink, Stainless Steel appliances, Designer faucets,

11 Feldspar Way, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,004 SqFt
Truly an outstanding opportunity located in the fantastic highly sought after family neighborhood of Emerald Ridge Freedom. This residence contains over 2,030 sq ft, 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, an extremely open and spacious floor plan, plus an additional office/den/loft area! Additional amenities include porcelain flooring, plantation shutters, crown molding, central air, family room fireplace with custom hearth and mantel, mirror doors, renovated

25 Wild Horse 79, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,230 SqFt
Enjoy living a short walking distance to just about everything in town! This 2 bedroom loft home sits in the ideal location only steps from the community pool, beautiful RSM Lake, local elementary and middle schools, shops, parks, sports courts and The RSM Beach Club. Take advantage of all of the amenities this home and it's community, have to offer. Enjoy the added loft space adding nearly 200 additional square feet of comfort. Also boasts a 2

46 Wildemere, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,208 SqFt
MAJOR REDUCTION IN PRICE !!! LIKE LOTS OF NATURAL LIGHT AND A TRULY OPEN FLOOR PLAN THIS IS THE HOME FOR YOU!! Home is tucked away on a quiet Cut-De-Sac in the highly desired Las Flores Community and boasts 4 upstairs bedrooms and a downstairs Den. Downstairs highlights include an upgraded kitchen with a large center isle and granite countertops, The kitchen area is wide open to the large family room making it perfect for entertaining friends

97 Via Cresta, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 547 SqFt
MOTIVATED SELLER for this totally TURNKEY upper, corner unit condo with no one above. Perfect for a Millennial buyer or someone looking for that quintessential cozy, "just the right-size living space" to call home! Almost new construction inside with over $15,000 in upgrades last month including ALL NEW: 20mm gorgeous LUXURY vinyl flooring, beautiful quartz counter-tops, stainless steel range, microwave, dishwasher. ALL NEW lighting,

11 Via Becerra, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 993 SqFt

48 Brisa Fresca, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,018 SqFt
It doesn't get any better than this.......This home sits on one of the greatest streets, in one of the most desirable tracts of Melinda heights, and is very well maintain and taken care of with great upgrades!!! It boost of its open an free flowing floor plan. The living room has lots of light with vaulted ceilings making it feel larger than it is. The formal dining rm opens to the Kitchen & could expand into living room for those large

17 El Guiro, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,427 SqFt
If you like to entertain, this home is for you! Beautiful 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath Brisa Ladera home located in Melinda Heights on a cul-de-sac street. Hardwood floors downstairs and plantation shutters throughout. The fireplace in the living room has been updated with an elegant marble. The kitchen is light and bright and has been updated with Corian countertops and undercabinet lighting. Master bedroom has a nice view and two walk-in closets.

22 Twilight Lane, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,689 SqFt
Newly remodeled in the great Hidden Hills neighborhood! Kitchen has been beautifully done in whilte quartz countertops, refinished cabinets, new fixtures, new sink, and all new stainless range, dishwasher and microwave. Separate living and family rooms. Much sought-after open layout with the kitchen overlooking the family room. Family room includes a central fireplace with mantle and hearth and a built in bookcase. All bathrooms have been

6 Flor De Sol 20, Rancho Santa Margarita

1 Bed, 1 Bath, 540 SqFt
Ground floor 1 bedroom 1 bathroom condo near lake in quiet and serene greenbelt locale with mahogany laminate flooring, granite counter tops in kitchen and bathroom with white glass tile, newly installed recessed lighting, fresh painted throughout, new stove with extended warranty, extra storage on the patio. walking distance to Lake Rancho Santa Margarita and neighboring shopping center as well as within a mile is a bigger shopping plaza with

70 Morning Glory, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,422 SqFt
SPECTACULARLY UPGRADED HOME WITH HUGE PATIO AND VIEW OF O'NEILL PARK! The new vinyl wood flooring and recently painted interior sparkles as you enter this well maintained home. Upgraded kitchen enjoys Quartz counter top, new stainless steel appliances, rectangular sink, new designer faucet and recessed lighting. Cathedral ceilings and a stone accented cozy fireplace are featured in the living room. Dining are has a with new lighting fixture

112 Wild Horse 4, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 970 SqFt
Investors property! CASH ONLY! SHORT SALE! This is a complete remodel! Town home, 2 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, and 2 car garage. This unit is walking distance to RSM beach club, lagoon, lake, and is located in a highly sought- after neighborhood. Also, close to schools, shopping center, parks, pools, green belts, 241 toll road, and restaurants. NO MELLO ROOS! LOW HOA fees! Make this investment someones gorgeous home. Come and see the potential this

30 Calle Bella, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,801 SqFt
Biggest floor plan in the tract! Fourth bedroom is upper landing loft with built-in desk, drawers, shelves and cabinets...a full office set up! Lots of natural light upstairs and down, two-story ceiling over living room and entry. Cool tile downstairs and newer carpet upstairs in bedrooms. Big master with high ceiling, walk-in closet in large master bathroom, oval soaking tub, separate shower, privacy toilet and dual sink vanity. Three full

4 Andalusia, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,941 SqFt
Welcome home to the Tesoro Trails community!  Freshly built in 2014, this home is one of the last new developments in RSM, no Mello Roos and low HOA dues! The home is centrally located in the community, with a grassy courtyard, grills, picnic tables, and a tot lot just outside the front door. As you step in the 1st floor you will find an office/study room with direct access to a tandem 3 car garage perfect for parking two cars with enough space

32091 Pleasant Glen Road, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,021 SqFt
SINGLE STORY HOME LOCATED IN ROBINSON RANCH!! This gorgeous 2 Bedroom / 2 Bath home has a 2 car attached garage and features a beautiful living room with vaulted ceiling, fireplace and an oversized kitchen with white cabinets, stainless appliances, granite tile countertops and an eating area. The beautiful master bedroom has vaulted ceiling and a master bathroom with tub and shower. The second bedroom has mirrored closet doors and there is a

49 Tierra Plano, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,361 SqFt
Two-story, Melinda Heights neighborhood. Its a private end unit with a front yard. Breakfast nook and a laundry area. A full bathroom downstairs along with a spacious bedroom that leads into a private back patio. 2 master bedrooms upstairs. 2 car garage attached and there's plenty of parking for your guests. Has new carpet and recently painted inside. RSM Beach club, sports park, playgrounds, Lakes, shopping and much more ELEMENTARY: Melinda

55 Tradition Lane, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,835 SqFt
Beautiful Las Flores home located in the private tract of Traditions. This home offers incredible upgrades and has an outstanding corner lot location. It has 3 bedrooms plus a large loft (which could be a 4th bedroom -it was a builder option) The loft is right between the 2 secondary bedrooms - it makes a perfect upstairs playroom. The home has gone through extensive customization over the last few years. The kitchen was completely

15 Anil, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 876 SqFt
Situated in the beautiful Belflora complex in Rancho Santa Margarita, this 2 bedroom upstairs corner unit features an open floor plan with cathedral ceilings, 2 full bathrooms, inside laundry room, brand new quartz countertops with stainless steel sink and faucet, fireplace in the living room and a detached 1 car garage. The master bedroom features a large walk-in closet and the master bath has dual sinks. The entire unit was completely

40 Tierra Montanosa, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,261 SqFt
LOCATION LOCATION! Stunning 2 bedroom plus loft with wrap-around balcony that provides lots of light inside the unit with no neighbors on your right hand side. Views of greenery and landscaped hillsides. This highly desirable end unit has features such as family room off kitchen, breakfast bar, and 2 story high ceilings. Upgrades including dark maple cabinets, beautiful floor, and wood plantation shutter throughout. Master bedroom includes dual

42 Pasada Valiente, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,100 SqFt
Extremely desirable, single level Mediterranean home in a family oriented neighborhood. As you walk through the front door you'll notice the vaulted ceilings along with the modern wood planked vinyl flooring throughout. The kitchen entails custom white shaker cabinets, flawless quartz countertops and glass subway tiled backsplash. Schools and shopping surround this neighborhood making it an ideal location for a family. Newly installed turf in

21922 Via Del Lago, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 3,828 SqFt

30 Via Terrano, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 1 Bath, 713 SqFt
Nestled in the heart of RSM is this immaculate, and private turnkey two bedroom condo. Seller has completely remodeled this condo from top to bottom you'd be hard pressed to find a nicer condo at this price. Upgrades include granite kitchen counter tops, real hardwood floors throughout, beautiful remodeled bathroom, high vaulted ceilings, ceiling fan, and shutters on all of the windows. Excellent quiet location within the desirable Las Flores

96 Via Barcelona 15, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,420 SqFt
Welcome to 96 Via Barcelona. This updated 3 bed 2.5 bath home offers plenty of room for a growing family. You will find updated flooring, granite counter tops, ceiling fans in each bedroom, and a great wrap around patio. Located in the heart of Rancho Santa Margarita, you will love the convenience of being close to shopping centers and activities. This property has access to the city's association (SAMLARC) that offers 12 parks, RSM lake &

86 Camino Del Oro, Rancho Santa Margarita

2 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,231 SqFt
FALL in LOVE with this TWO MASTER BEDROOM SUITES stunning, supercute and squeaky-clean, turnkey townhouse in the Cabo Vista neighborhood of Rancho Santa Margarita! Very private entrance! Lush, landscaped walkway. Ultra modern open floor shape. Warm kitchen, all granite, stainless steel appliances, spacious dining area. Roomy living room with designer fireplace faces stunning terrace, a plant lover's delight! Offset guest restroom fully upgraded

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More About Rancho Santa Margarita

rancho santa margarita homesThe city of Rancho Santa Margarita offers homes for sale that are easily accessed via the 241 Toll Road, Santiago Canyon Road, or the Interstate 5 Freeway. This prime location makes Rancho Santa Margarita real estate a great place to reside for residents who will plan to make the commute to places of business throughout Los Angeles and Orange County.  It is a young and thriving community, having been incorporated less than a decade ago in January of 2000.

With a low crime rate, award winning school districts, and an abundance of amenities, Rancho Santa Margarita real estate is a perfect location for families and singles.  Activities abound in the area, and active residents can take the opportunity to hike through the O'Neil Regional Park. Rancho Santa Margarita is also within a short trip for those who wish to climb Saddleback Mountain or swim locally in the lagoon at the Rancho Santa Margarita beach club.

Life In Rancho Santa Margarita Homes

The city's recreational facilities are managed by the Rancho Santa Margarita Landscape and Recreation Corporation (or SAMLARC).  SAMLARC is sometimes referred to as the "master association" in Rancho Santa Margarita because a number of other smaller sub-associations fall under its operation. SAMLARC also encompasses the original footprint of the master planned community of Rancho Santa Margarita. The association maintains the lion's share of the streetscapes, medians, parks, and trails within the community. In total, SAMLARC operates and looks after 13 parks, four swimming pools, a lake, a lagoon, and numerous hiking and biking trails within the community boundaries.

One of the city's most popular parks is Central Park, which is located next to City Hall and enjoys the services of a sizable amphitheater.  The Central Park grounds, along with the beautiful performing arts facility, are the prime location for a calendar full of community events that are held in Rancho Santa Margarita throughout each year. Central Park is the location for sporting activities as well, with a terrific arena soccer facility that was converted from a roller hockey rink.  In addition, SAMLARC is in charge of popular skate and dog parks that are both located within the Canada Vista Park.

ranchoRancho Santa Margarita real estate also boasts a rich abundance of greenbelts and smaller parks where a family, group, or single persons can relax, enjoy a picnic lunch or dinner, and rest under the cool shade of the plentiful trees. In the summer, the civic plaza hosts outdoor concerts where residents can groove to the music and dance with the sunset as a scenic 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 residents.

Similar to the majority of the Southern California coast, Rancho Santa Margarita real estate enjoys the beauty of a Mediterranean climate.  Just as it sounds, this climate is based on its strong similarity to the weather in the geographical regions that border the Mediterranean Sea.  In the Orange County area, the summers range from warm to hot, while the winters are cool.  However, the thermometer very rarely ends up falling below the freezing level. Most of the rain that falls in Rancho Santa Margarita will come down during the winter months. 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 go somewhat higher than that during some of the hotter spells.

Schools By Rancho Santa Margarita Homes

The 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).  Public high school students in Rancho Santa Margarita will attend Trabuco Hills High School or Mission Viejo High School if they live in the boundaries of the SVUSD. Those residing in the CUSD boundaries attend Tesoro High School, which 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.

rancho santa margarita lakeThere are two public middle schools in Rancho Santa Margarita, with Las Flores Middle School (CUSD) and Rancho Santa Margarita Middle School (SVUSD) serving the city's middle school students.  Public grade schools include the Cielo Vista, Trabuco Mesa, Robinson Ranch, Arroyo Vista, Melinda Heights, and Tijeras Creek Elementary Schools.  For families looking for private elementary and middle schools in Rancho Santa Margarita, 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--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 Rancho Santa Margarita.  Residents can learn photography, sewing, foreign languages, floral design, horseback riding, ice skating, and a myriad of other exciting opportunities.

Residents with pets are generally very pleased with the services available in Rancho Santa Margarita, as the availability of Orange County Animal Care offers a wide variety of animal services.  In addition, the community offers dog-training classes to residents with an interest in this type of instruction.  The city also boasts multiple animal hospitals to provide the health care for pets in the community.

The Aaronson Group can tell you more about Rancho Santa Margarita homes for sale & houses in Orange County. Contact our real estate team today to get started!

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