Don't miss out on this turnkey 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom first floor condo in the heart of Rancho Santa Margarita! Looking for an open floor plan? You can be part of the action when you're cooking in the kitchen, which looks out to the living room and dining space. With gleaming granite counters, a sleek glass tile backsplash and light white cabinets, an attractive kitchen like this is hard to find in this price range. Stylish laminate flooring that looks like wood can be found throughout the main living areas, which is easy to keep clean and looks fabulous. The bathrooms have also been updated with granite counters, remodeled bathtubs and modern fixtures. Other highlights include ceiling fans, fireplace, plantation shutters, in-unit laundry, peaceful front patio and NEW AC! This home has an assigned carport and is located in a beautifully maintained community with a pristine pool and hot tub. Walk to nearby Central or Cielo Vista parks, bike to Rancho Santa Margarita lake, or take a hike on the surrounding trails. You'll get to benefit from Rancho Santa Margarita Landscape and Recreation Corporation (SAMLARC) too, which offers residents the opportunity to enjoy more pools, parks, trails, the beach club, the lake and more. Location is a TEN with so many shops, restaurants and activities within minutes! Easy access to the 5 or 405 from the 241 toll road too. Truly a beautiful setting nestled against the foothills and a perfect community to call home. Could make an excellent investment home too.