The Rancho Santa Fe community is famous for its luxury real estate and historic mansions. Arguably some of the most famous real estate in the community, the historic Row Houses are living legends among the public. But unless you’ve got a good sized bank account, or a friend who lives in the community, the average person would regularly have no hopes of getting an inside look at these famous sites. That is, until this July. Continuing their yearly tradition of touring exceptional homes in the community, the Rancho Santa Fe Historical Society will be hosting their 2014 Home Tour this July 12th.
Rancho Santa Fe is known for its luxury real estate and beautiful landscapes, but perhaps a lesser known fact is the limited availability of land in the community. Nonetheless, in a recent press release, The San Diego office of Colliers International announced the last Crosby production lots in Rancho Santa Fe were sold. At a selling price of $6,270,098 for the whole eight acres, these lots are s
With an emphasis on giving back to the community and helping those less fortunate, the Rancho Santa Fe community has long upheld a tradition of selfless service. But recently, board certified audiologist Dr. David K. Woodruff and ENT consultant Dr. Geoffrey A. Smith took it upon themselves to spread the Rancho Santa Fe spirit beyond the sunny shores of California. Volunteering with Americans Helping Asian Children (AHAC), these two generous men journeyed to the Union of Myanmar to provide medical treatment to countless underprivileged children.
It has been three and a half years of working with the Rancho Santa Fe Association Board to get the new Rancho Santa Fe Village Farmers’ Market to launch on Saturday, July 5th from 10am-2pm. The Farmers Market will be host to new High End vendors with amazing fresh products and products.
According to DataQuick, an industry leader in real estate analytics and data, there has been a 33% spike in the sale of luxury homes during the months of January and February, bringing the total to the highest level since 1988 when the firm first started tracking the market. During the same time home sales of $250,000 or less fell by 12%.
Shoot for the stars when you’re searching for a new luxury home, or at least take a minute to admire them. This $3.18 million Orange County property allows you to do just that. The Laguna Nigel luxury estate comes equipped with its own private observatory, perfect for a star fanatic, or the casual astronomer in all of us.
A recent study conducted by Gallup shows that Americans consider real estate to be the best long term investment. Even when presented with other strategies like gold, stocks/mutual funds, savings accounts, or bonds Americans still favor real estate. This affinity for real estate is reflected in San Diego’s rising home prices which have increased by 13.9% per square-foot over the same time period last year, according to Trulia. The Rancho Santa Fe luxury real estate market has seen an even greater improvement in price-per-square-foot, with a 34.2% jump to an average of $600, year to date.
According to Zillow, Southern California is one of the nation’s top real estate markets for sellers. In their annual list of the top 10 buyer and seller’s markets, Los Angeles ranked 4th, while Riverside came in at 6th on the seller’s list.