Mission Viejo CA

Drenched with sunshine against the stunning backdrop of the Saddleback Mountains, Mission Viejo stands out as one of Orange County’s top places to live. Renowned for its breathtaking scenery, picturesque mountain views and outstanding quality of life overall, Mission Viejo offers close and convenient access to Santa Ana, Los Angeles and San Diego, a diverse economy, excellent public schools and mild weather year round. When it comes to quality real estate in a strikingly beautiful location, Mission Viejo is second to none. 

Mission Viejo’s real estate market offers easy access to nearby cities like Santa Ana as well as breathtaking natural scenery. Homes for sale in this upscale city include detached single-family homes in charming neighborhoods, townhouses, condos, starter homes and waterfront properties on scenic Lake Mission Viejo. The city is perfect for commuters to nearby cities like Santa and as well as empty-nesters and families seeking a community that’s livable and situated in a prime location. 


First settled in the late 1700s, Mission Viejo remained rural farmland for much of its existence until developers saw the opportunity to convert its land into a master-planned community in the 1970s and 1980s. Today the community boasts modern, high-quality homes as well as picturesque scenery and a coveted quality of life, making in one of Orange County’s most in-demand locations for real estate. 

Parks and Recreation

Mission Viejo hosts the idyllic Lake Mission Viejo, a great spot for fishing and boating. It also hosts abundant parkland, three renowned golf courses and the nearby Saddleback Mountains, excellent for hiking, mountain climbing and adventuring through its pristine trails. 

Attractions and Activities

Attractions in this coveted city include the Mission Viejo Public Library as well as Lake Mission Viejo, numerous trails and golf courses and much more. In addition, the city offers easy access to the endless attractions of nearby Los Angeles and San Diego, not to mention Southern California’s golden beaches. 


Local events and community activities include special events at the Mission Viejo Public Library, golf tournaments, a farmers market, the Fourth of July Street Fair and Fireworks Spectacular and much more

Mission Viejo: Beautiful Homes amidst Breathtaking Southern California Scenery

Those interested in real estate in this livable city should see a local realtor today for the latest property deals, local news and community information. With its mix of staggering natural beauty, convenient location and quality housing stock, Mission Viejo stands out as one of the truly exceptional places to live in Orange County. 

Antoinette "Toni" Thomas
Antoinette "Toni" Thomas