Located in the rolling foothills of northern San Diego's unspoiled San Pasqual Valley, Rancho Bernardo is a relatively new, unincorporated residential community. Founded in the mid-1960s as a master-planned bedroom community, the city has become an important commercial center for businesses, particularly the electronics industry.
Rancho Bernardo, or "RB" as locals call it, is conveniently located next to Interstate 15 within a 30-minute drive to either the San Diego International Airport/Lindbergh Field or downtown San Diego. The communities of 4S Ranch and Westwood are also part of Rancho Bernardo. (more)
The suburban city's residents think of Rancho Bernardo as a 52-week vacationland. It is nestled in a beautiful valley near Lake Hodges and is surrounded by majestic hills, providing a picturesque setting for a resident destination. Rancho Bernardo is also proud to be one of the safest communities in Southern California and is well known as a city with an ideal climate.
Even as a community within the city limits of San Diego, Rancho Bernardo has its own unique character. With many alluring retirement developments, the town has attracted a large retirement population. In addition, a number of distinct neighborhoods, beautifully landscaped golf courses, and its own winery (the Bernardo) make Rancho Bernardo a charming place to call home. Future homeowners looking to invest in Rancho Bernardo real estate will find that the area's market includes affordable single-family homes, townhomes and condominiums.
Rancho Bernardo Real Estate
Featuring gorgeous stucco homes with red tile roofs, beautiful landscapes, and rolling hills, Rancho Bernardo real estate is unique and diverse. From gated neighborhoods to golf course homes, retirement communities and investment properties, future homeowners will be able to find the home of their dreams in Rancho Bernardo. Condominium and townhomes in Rancho Bernardo are priced starting from the mid $100,000s to $700,000. Buyers looking to purchase a house in Rancho Bernardo will find that prices start as low as the mid $300,000s to upwards of $3 million. Large homes, Rancho Bernardo estates and luxury properties with scenic city light views are priced in the mid-$600,000s. Spectacular estate properties with swimming pools, spas, community facilities, scenic city lights, hill views and spacious lots of considerable acreage are priced in the $1 millions.
Rancho Bernardo Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of April 20th, 2020: homes priced around $716,656 compared to $716,656 the previous week, to remain steady with no change in listing price. For Monday, April 20th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.51%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.90%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%.