Rancho Bernardo is a sought after San Diego community that is located east and west of I-15. It is surrounded by Rancho Penasquitos to the south and Escondido to the north. Home prices here are more modest than comparable homes at the coast. Rancho offers a family-oriented community, and award-winning Poway School schools, numerous golf courses, and majestic mountain views.
San Diego is a city of communities and neighborhoods, and Rancho Bernardo is no exception. Each neighborhood offers different types of homes and different price points. Rancho Bernardo homes for sale may be found in two zip codes. The communities west of the I-15 are 92127. Those communities east of I-15 are 92128.
Rancho Bernardo homes east of I-15 are among the oldest homes in the area. Developed originally in the 1960’s and 1970’s, you will find homes on larger lots offering wonderful views and an abundance of natural beauty. The major subdivisions include:
- Bernado Greens
- Bernardo Heights
Rancho Bernardo houses two of the San Diego’s largest 55+ Communities. These single story homes built in the 1970’s. In addition to more affordable home prices, there are community events that help residents to meet one another. These communities are known as:
- Oaks North
- Seven Oaks
The southern tip of Rancho Bernardo offers two ‘newer’ neighborhoods with residences built in the 1980’s and 1990’s.
- Sabre Springs
- Carmel Mountain Ranch
West of -15, you will find 4 distinct communities in the 92127 zip code.
The Westwood area is located west of I-15. These Rancho Bernardo homes were initially built in the 1970’s. Owners in this community have an opportunity to join the Westwood Club at a nominal yearly fee.
4S Ranch is one of the newer Rancho Bernardo home communities, which was developed in 2003. All homes in 4S Ranch have an additional property tax known as a ‘Mello Roos’ fee.
Del Sur offers contemporary town homes and houses. Building began in 2005 and is still going on to this day. These homes typically are modern with high end appointments and small lots. Many homes here encompass ‘green’ technology to lower utility costs. Del Sur homes all have significant HOA and Mello Roos fees attached to them.
Santaluz is an exclusive community with guards at each entrance. Homes sit on larger lots and offer expansive views. Community amenities include a country club, golf course, pool, clubhouse, dining room, and much more.