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Mission Viejo is the city that checks off all the boxes…great schools, outdoor activities, dining, and shopping along with affordable prices. The city was founded in 1963 by Mission Viejo, Co. with the vision to build one of the countries largest master-planned commuter communities. The first homes were offered for sale in 1965 at a whopping $21,000 during their first phase of construction. Families started to pour into the city in 1966 once the highly sought after Deane Homes started to complete construction and the Mission Viejo High School was ready for students. Shortly after the school was completed, Mission Viejo Golf Club made its debut and became a popular private getaway for many young executives and their families. Outdoor activities are in no short supply to this day, especially with the ability to take a short drive to the beach or mountains. One can find more than 20 miles of meandering trails in Arroyo Trabuco Trail, Oso Creek Trail, or Wilderness Glen.
Many buyers are making outdoor activities a focus during their home search which is how you may have found this blog. Most Residents of Mission Viejo take advantage of the opportunity to become members of the lake for just over twenty dollars a month. Lake access provides the ability to attend concerts, rent boats, go fishing, rent space for parties, and visit lake events for kids and adults. No matter what part of the city you live in, the Lake is within a short drive up or down Marguerite.
The city is divided into two zip codes by the main street, Marguerite Parkway, and also by zones. When searching for homes you will see areas labeled as South, Central, and North Mission Viejo. South Mission Viejo comes to a point bordering Las Flores, Ladera Ranch, Laguna Niguel, and San Juan Capistrano. The Central portion of the city borders Laguna Hills and Lake Forrest with close access to the 5 Freeway. On the northern part of Misson Viejo, you get closer to the Saddleback Mountains and a little further from the 5 Freeway. The city of Rancho Santa Margarita and Lake Forrest border the northern tip of Mission Viejo.
Mission Viejo proves to be one of the most consistently safe and sought after communities in South Orange County, which is why it is the favorite choice of Realtor Austin Glass. If you are looking to buy or sell a home in Mission Viejo you can find all the resources you need by
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