September 4th, 2010 12:21 PM by Dave Gubler
Foothill Ranch Real Estate & Homes For Sale In Foothill Ranch
Foothill Ranch is a master-planned community in Orange County located near the 241 toll road, 405 and 5 freeways and is close to the beaches and ocean breeze of Southern California. This 2,743-acre community features a unique balance of business, residential and open space. Foothill Ranch is located near the Foothill Corridor and offers tranquility and scenic wilderness, such as the 1,500-acre Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park with its biking, hiking, and equestrian trails. Education is provided by the Saddleback Valley Unified School District, a highly respected district that consistently posts test scores well above the state average. Higher education is provided through a number of local colleges and university including University of California, Irvine, Saddleback and Orange Coast Community Colleges. Nearby cities include Irvine, Rancho Santa Margarita, Aliso Viejo, Mission Viejo, Lake Forest, Portola Hills, and Ladera Ranch.
The Foothill Ranch real estate market is made up primarily of detached single-family homes for sale, although a select few condominiums and townhouses can be purchased ranging in list price from $149,000 to $335,000. Detached Single-family homes in Foothill Ranch, with 3-5 bedrooms start at $325,000 and range up to $999,000.