El Rancho Vista Estates Homes For Sale
El Rancho Vista Estates enjoys an ideal location minutes from the Palm Springs International Airport, the highly-reputed Escena Golf Club, and the popular Palm Canyon Drive. Since El Rancho Vista Estates is made up of only 70 homes, it’s rare for one to hit the market. This means that if you see a home for sale in this community, you’ll want to strike while the iron’s hot! [Read more...]
El Rancho Vista Estates Real Estate
As a neighborhood composed of only 70 houses, real estate listings in El Rancho Vista Estates can be rare. That's why you should register with me to keep on top of listings in this Palm Springs community. By signing up, you'll be able to receive notifications when promising properties in El Rancho Vista Estates become available.
History Of El Rancho Vista Estates Homes For Sale
What makes this community such a popular place to live is that it recently underwent a major restoration in the early 2000s. Now, the homes boast a perfect mix of old and new--with mid-century modern architecture and contemporary amenities. There’s no better place to live in Palm Springs than here!
Much of the initial development in this community occurred between 1959 and 1960. During this time, approximately sixty mid-century modern houses designed by famed architects, Donald Wexler and Ric Harrison, were constructed by developer Roy Fey.
The intention of this Modernist tract development was to bring high-end, mid-century modern homes to the working class. As such, there are three main models that can be purchased. Many of these models include luxury features such as in-ground pools and master-landscaped yards.
Later, in the 1970s, other ranch-style homes that are more typical of California were added to the neighborhood.
Starting in the 2000s, this community and the Palm Springs Preservation Foundation have been working together to create one of the best restored Modernist neighborhoods in the city. Many of the houses here have been dramatically remodeled in order to recapture their original charm.
Today, these houses impress all types of homebuyers. The exteriors are crafted from white stone and custom brickwork, and many feature the classic butterfly roof. Floor-to-ceiling glass exposures, and clerestory windows ensure that these homes are airy and bright inside. Interiors are decorated with redwood ceilings characteristic of the building style, and spacious floor plans offer residents ample opportunity to live, play, and relax in comfort.
Amenities Near El Rancho Vista Estates
In addition to being in a prime location in Palm Springs, El Rancho Vista Estates boasts a family friendly setting. With eight cul-de-sacs and only one through road, the community streets are quiet day and night. Many properties have backyards which provide children with a safe space to play. It’s also good to know that the neighborhood has paved sidewalks, which ensures that the kids who walk to school have well-maintained walkways to follow. Local schools include:
- Palm Springs Montessori School
- Agua Caliente Elementary School
- Landau Elementary School
- Raymond Cree Middle School
- Palm Springs High School
- Mount San Jacinto High School
Because of this community's location on the eastern border of Palm Springs, residents of El Rancho Vista Estates enjoy easy access to all the best amenities of Palm Springs and the neighboring community of Cathedral City.
For those who love to golf, you won’t find a more appealing neighborhood in the north end than this. El Rancho Vista Estates is located within two miles of a trifecta of golf courses that includes Escena Golf Club, Cimarron Golf Resort, and Desert Princess Country Club.
If you like the El Rancho Vista Estates neighborhood, but are struggling to find a home in this exclusive neighborhood, connect with me. I'll be able to help you pair your lifestyle to a home that best suits your needs.
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