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554 Apartments for rent in Ladera Ranch, CA with Balconies

Balconies are a coveted amenity for many renters looking for high-rise views and opportunities for fresh air. However, you should keep in mind that balconies often come with... Read Guide >
Laurel Canyon Apartment Homes Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
1 Unit Available
Laurel Canyon Apartment Homes
76 Mercantile Way, Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
Township Village
3 Bedrooms
$3,575
1250 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 2:42 PM
SCHEDULE YOUR IN-PERSON OR VIRTUAL TOUR TODAY! Laurel Canyon Apartment Homes is located just off the 241 Toll Road, and is one of four Laurel communities located in Ladera Ranch, California. At Laurel Canyon Apartment Homes, we offer one, two and three bedroom apartments that have interiors with carpeting, hardwood style flooring, and custom cabinetry. Work up a sweat in our fitness studio and unwind in our swimming pool. There are trails for hiking and biking, restaurants and shopping all within a few blocks. Residents also have full access to the Avendale Village Club which offers a swim complex complete with a water fun zone and wading pools, baseball/softball fields, sand volleyball and basketball courts, fitness center, and daycare center. *Floor plan availability and pricing subject to change. Square footage and/or room dimensions are approximations and may vary between individual apartment units. Western National Property Management; CalDRE LIC #00838846
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4 Lynde Street Photo Gallery 1
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1 Unit Available
4 Lynde Street
4 Lynde Street, Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
Wycliffe Village
3 Bedrooms
$3,300
1560 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 1:41 PM
Charming 3 bedroom townhome located on greenbelt in highly sought after Davenport community. This spacious 2 story home features inviting front porch which leads you into this open concept floor plan. Family room has ceiling fan and cozy gas fireplace. Upgraded kitchen with newer kitchen, quartz counters and stainless steel appliances. Refrigerator included. Travertine flooring downstairs and newer carpet upstairs. Master bedroom is oversized and features area that can be used to fit a desk or sitting area. Walk in closet. Master bathroom has separate shower and soaking tub. Dual vanity sink. Large balcony off master is oversized and offers a great place to unwind and watch the sunset. Inside laundry room is conveniently located on second floor. Washer and dryer are included. Just steps away from community pool and 3 parks. Enjoy resort style amenities throughout Ladera Ranch with access to 12 pools, 4 clubhouses, skate park, water park, miles of trails, jacuzzi, dozens of parks and more. Great community events and award winning schools.
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85 Galan Street Photo Gallery 1
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1 Unit Available
85 Galan Street
85 Galan St, Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
Covenant Hills Village
2 Bedrooms
$3,900
1692 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 1:41 PM
Enjoy your best life in this gorgeous, single-level home, perfectly placed for peaceful living with stunning rolling hill views. Welcome to 85 Galan Street! Located in the highly desired 55+ gated community, BUNGALOWS at GAVILAN, in Sendero, Rancho Mission Viejo. This pristine 2-bedroom + DEN, 2 bath home is in an ideal location, rarely available, tucked away with scenic hill and greenbelt views, where you feel far from the daily bustle but are actually close to all the resort-style amenities you are sure to appreciate. This spacious and well-designed floorplan boasts high ceilings with plenty of natural light. The wide-open kitchen features granite counters, a large center island with seating for two, and white cabinetry. Substantial living room space with custom built-in entertainment center flows with ease into the lovely dining room with slider that leads to the large, private patio with gorgeous softscape, grass area, and sweeping views. The primary bedroom en-suite is stunning with a generous closet and upgraded bath featuring a dual sink granite vanity with a decorative backsplash and a massive glass-enclosed walk-in tile shower that you will absolutely love. A second bedroom plus charming full bath with granite vanity, fresh white cabinetry, and a shower/tub combination complete this ideal space. Community Pool, Sports courts, BBQ picnic areas and a clubhouse perfect for family events. Close to hiking and biking trails, dog park, shopping, and restaurants. Come In & Welcome Home!
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5 Wheatstone Farm Photo Gallery 1
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5 Wheatstone Farm
5 Wheatstone Farm, Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
Wycliffe Village
3 Bedrooms
$3,695
1525 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 1:39 PM
Located in Surrey Farm of Ladera Ranch, this 3 bedroom, 2.5bath Farmhouse style home will impress the moment you arrive. Enjoy peaceful mornings relaxing in cozy front porch, front yard framed by white picket fence, and views of greenbelt park. Brand New Upgrades include – Paint throughout, New Kitchen, and Flooring throughout! Upstairs master bedroom with large walk in closet, spa, and greenbelt views. Secondary bedroom share Jack-and-Jill bathroom. Complimenting this home is a 2 car attached garage with direct access. Includes inside laundry, washer, dryer, and refrigerator. Fantastic location and community.
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83 Promesa Avenue Photo Gallery 1
1 Unit Available
83 Promesa Avenue
83 Promesa Ave, Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
Covenant Hills Village
4 Bedrooms
$5,300
2005 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 1:39 PM
This highly upgraded MBK built end unit home is light and airy and orientated for privacy rarely found in a condominium. This is a Smart Home with many features including lighting, pendants, garage door, HVAC and more controlled by your voice. After purchase the current owners upgraded the A/C system to a dual zoned system with smart thermostats and all new ducting, plus added a drinkable water purifier with alkaline water at the sink and smart home features. Other upgrades include beautiful engineered wood floors throughout the downstairs, upgraded white sparkle quartz counters, all Stainless steel appliances, built-in window seats with upholstered seat cushion and striking shiplap feature walls in the great room and powder bath. The upgraded gray wash cabinetry creates a luxury look with the hexagonal sparkling backsplash and copper pendants that gracefully hang over the island. This 4 bedroom includes a downstairs bedroom and full bath with step in shower as a private space for an office or private bedroom suite. First floor powder bath has been upgraded with Pottery Barn Marble topped vanity cabinet, black trimmed mirror and shiplap wall. The upstairs is carpeted with high end pad and carpet and includes two secondary bedrooms, secondary bath with quartz topped dual sink vanity, nice sized laundry room plus the master suite. Master bedroom is large with crystal adorned chandelier style ceiling fan, built-in upholstered window seat and beautiful peak-a-boo ocean view. The master bath includes a quartz dual sink vanity, large step-in shower with frameless glass and large walk-in closet. Entire home is upgraded with wide wood blinds, recessed lighting and Pureonics Water Softener. Extended length 20'garage was recently painted and with the overhead racks installed still fits a Suburban. This great location is steps to Hilltop Club with resort pool and jacuzzi, gym, firepits, bar, arcade and North Plunge with tennis courts, pool and pickleball. Plus access to all of the RMV amenities and Esencia K-8 School. Enjoy the front porch lifestyle complete with porch swing nestled in the amenity rich community of Rancho Mission Viejo. Welcome Home!
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47 Orange Blossom Circle Photo Gallery 1
1 Unit Available
47 Orange Blossom Circle
47 Orange Blossom Cir, Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
Terramor Village
3 Bedrooms
$3,995
2213 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 1:39 PM
Very desirable Townhome Located at the Branches Community centrally located in the Heart of Ladera Ranch. One of the best locations in the complex! Your opportunity to call this wonderful 3 bedroom with a loft from the Master Bedroom, 2.5 baths your home. This unit is built for a person who likes the spacious feel of a great kitchen and great room. There is a backyard patio great for a BBQ off the kitchen. This roomy kitchen offers all stainless appliances, granite countertop, plus major cabinet space. The separate living room features a fireplace that serves both the living room and great room with beautiful wide plank hardwood flooring throughout the downstairs. Neutral carpets on the stairwell and the entire of the upstairs. All bedrooms are up. The roomy laundry has a sink and storage space, located on the 2nd floor for convenience. Master suite features a bath with dual sinks and a separate tub and walk-in shower, walk-in closet, and the private loft, great for an office or a retreat. Secondary bedrooms are generous in size and share a Jack n' Jill bathroom with tub and shower. The front patio is very large and can accommodate a lot of patio furniture. In addition to enjoying the association amenities, you are moments away from Founders Park, Plunge Pools, Skate Park, Hiking Trails, plus many more, not to mention all of the local dining, shopping, and entertainment. Your dream Ladera Ranch lifestyle awaits you. Don't wait this will go fast. The ONLY showing day will be Sunday, December 5th from 1-3 pm. Open House. You may send in Application by calling Agent to receive one and all other items necessary and it will be subject to inspection on Dec. 5th. Frances Hicks, 949-456-9777, KW Realty, DRE: 01348211, KW DRE 01934115
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10 Vinca Court Photo Gallery 1
1 Unit Available
10 Vinca Court
10 Vinca Ct, Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
Avendale Village
2 Bedrooms
$2,800
1346 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 1:39 PM
Vinca Ct. is an amazing property located in the highly sought-after community of Berkshire at Ladera Ranch. This inviting home offers 1,346 sq. ft. of living space with 2 spacious bedrooms and 2 remodeled bathrooms, a gorgeous living room and dining area, indoor stacked laundry and a direct access 1 car garage with an additional assigned parking space. Vinca Ct. is nicely appointed with upgrades, some of which include ceiling fans, a gas fireplace, recessed lights throughout, double pane windows, a balcony, carpet, tile, and travertine flooring, baseboards, and raised panel doors. The kitchen features stainless steel appliances, white cabinetry, granite countertops, and accent tile backsplash. The master suite comes with dual vanities and a custom tile shower, while the bedroom is connected to a private balcony. Ladera Ranch is embellished with many amenities including clubhouses, community gardens, disc golf course, parks, picnic areas, splash pads, tennis courts, trails, pools and spas, wading pools and a water park. This is an amazing place to call home and it will not last!
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14 Mission Ridge Photo Gallery 1
1 Unit Available
14 Mission Ridge
14 Mission Ridge Road, Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
Covenant Hills Village
4 Bedrooms
$18,000
5167 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 1:39 PM
Premier Custom Home with incredible views and privacy, nestled in the guard gated community of Covenant Hills at Ladera Ranch. This beautifully furnished, Luxury home features 4 Bedrooms each with a full bath; A Gourmet kitchen complete with professional gas range, island with large cooking space, family size refrigerator/freezer, cookware, dishes and flatware - connected to the Family Room and overlooking the spectacular private backyard with barbecue, pool, and spa. One bedroom suite is on the main level, the remaining suites are on the upper level along with a built in office space. The Master suite has a beautiful terrace that overlooks the grounds of the property with views of the canyons and mountains in the distance. The upscale community includes walking trails, club house amenities, pools, tennis courts, a water park, dog park, guard gates, and security patrol. This home provides for a convenient location near the best beaches, world-class shopping, and dining.
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21 Valmont Way Photo Gallery 1
1 Unit Available
21 Valmont Way
21 Valmont Way, Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
Terramor Village
2 Bedrooms
$3,000
1201 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 1:39 PM
Incredible tri-level condo located in the Valmont community in the Terramor Village of Ladera Ranch! This end-unit home is wonderfully positioned within the community facing the greenbelt area, quiet and private, with no one above or below. A great floor plan, bright and open, with two bedrooms, three bathrooms, plus an alcove/desk space, inside laundry, two car garage and a full driveway! On the entry level, you will find a nicely sized area for an office or den, convenient inside laundry with a stackable washer/dryer and direct access to the garage. The second level encompasses a spacious and bright family great room with beautiful wood floors that gives way to the kitchen, upgraded with granite counters, gorgeous cabinetry and stainless-steel appliances. Also on this level is a guest bathroom with a pedestal sink and access to the outdoor patio balcony. On the third level is the master bedroom suite with a full bathroom and walk-in closet, as well as the second bedroom, also with an attached full bathroom. Enjoy the Ladera Ranch lifestyle and diverse amenities including, beautiful parks and playgrounds, pools and spas, tennis and other sport courts, biking and hiking trails and community activities, all located in close proximity to award winning schools, restaurants, shopping and entertainment!
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35 Ethereal Photo Gallery 1
1 Unit Available
35 Ethereal
35 Ethereal Road, Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
Terramor Village
3 Bedrooms
$4,000
Last updated November 27 at 5:09 AM
Luxurious Ladera Ranch home - Luxurious home with an updated gourmet kitchen, three en suite bedrooms, and tons of outstanding community amenities. Nestled in the highly desirable master planned community of Ladera Ranch-Tarleton, this spacious 3BR/3.5BA, 1,919sqft property beautifully delivers both modern style and everyday comfort. Step inside to find a main level with a limestone entry, laundry room, direct garage access, and an abundantly sized bedroom with a secluded balcony and an attached en suite. Continue exploring to find the 2nd level, which has gorgeous engineered wood flooring, tons of natural light, an openly flowing layout, a powder room, an outdoor balcony, and a farmhouse-inspired chef’s kitchen featuring stainless-steel appliances, quartz countertops, a farmhouse sink, ample white cabinetry, French door refrigerator, gas range, an adjacent dining area w/Edison inspired light fixture, and an adjoining family room with a fireplace. For those seeking a retreat, the 3rd floor master bedroom pampers with a large closet and an attached en suite, while the additional 3rd floor bedroom also includes an attached en suite. Bask in the healthful and fun community amenities, which include multiple clubhouses, swimming pools, playgrounds, waterpark, skate park, 3-award winning schools, restaurants, and shopping! Other features: security system, brand-new plantation shutters, dual A/C units, dual pane windows, ultra energy-efficient whole house fan, tons of storage throughout, close to shopping, dining, I-5, The Shops at Mission Viejo, schools, and entertainment, and so much more! Get all the advantages and start living the good life today. (RLNE7026914)
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1 Unit Available
33 Hoya Street
33 Hoya St, Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
Terramor Village
3 Bedrooms
$3,950
1505 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 3:10 AM
Luxurious living within Sendero's Lyon Villas in Rancho Mission Viejo. This three-bedroom, three-bathroom, two outdoor patio layout is very welcoming from the moment you step inside. The heart of the home is the large open-concept kitchen, living and dining area. The kitchen features granite countertops, stainless steel appliances (refrigerator, dishwasher, oven/stove, and microwave), and a beautiful backsplash. Downstairs you will also find a laundry room, full bathroom, and a bedroom that opens to a large covered patio to relax and unwind. Upstairs you will find the master bedroom with its own walk-in closet and bathroom with his and her sinks. The very spacious second bedroom upstairs also has an ensuite bathroom. The entire home is decorated with beautiful hardwood flooring, shutters and custom window coverings, and ceiling fans in each bedroom and the living room. The two car garage includes hanging storage racks for additional storage space. You will live within this highly sought-after, friendly, and peaceful Sendero neighborhood and will have access to countless amenities throughout Rancho Mission Viejo including several pools and spas, multiple fitness centers, BBQ grills, arcade room, party rooms, bocce ball, putting green, parks, tennis courts, basketball courts, and much much more. You will also live minutes from the ocean, amazing schools, shopping, and plenty of restaurants!
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Idyllwillow Resort Apartment Homes Photo Gallery 1
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8 Units Available
Idyllwillow Resort Apartment Homes
28032 Marguerite Pkwy, Mission Viejo, CA 92692
Studio
$1,900
525 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,171
650 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,507
960 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 1:13 PM
Great location for commuters, on Marguerite Parkway, close to I-5. Units have laundry, Nest technology, and patio or balcony. Community features pool, playground and parking.
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1 Unit Available
14 Acanthus
14 Acanthus, Orange County, CA 92688
4 Bedrooms
$4,200
2790 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 1:41 PM
Highly upgraded 4 bedroom plus office located on cul-de-sac. Gourmet kitchen with a large center island, built-in appliances including a Thermador stove top, breakfast bar, breakfast nook and walk-in pantry. Cozy family room with fireplace and built-ins. Many upgrades include travertine and wood floors, designer paint, crown moldings, ceiling fans, wood blinds, recessed lighting and much more! Double door entry to the master suite with french doors to the balcony, remodeled travertine master bath with separate shower and spa tub, dual sinks, vanity and large walk-in closet. Plus Nicely landscaped yard great for entertaining guests as well. Walking distance to Schools, Parks and Restaurants too.
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1 Unit Available
26425 Verdugo
26425 Verdugo, Mission Viejo, CA 92692
Ashton Court
2 Bedrooms
$3,200
1165 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 1:39 PM
Welcome to Ashton, a highly desirable neighborhood in Calafia! This 2 bedroom, 2 ½ bathroom townhome has been extensively upgraded. New luxury vinyl plank flooring, paint, quartz countertops, kitchen backsplash, mirrors, gas range and a Viking microwave… simply BEAUTIFUL!! The home is open and airy with tons of natural light. Enjoy the large kitchen with breakfast nook which is open to the beautiful living room and patio. Upstairs the dual master bedrooms have vaulted ceilings with fans, each with their own private bathroom. One car attached garage with epoxy flooring and inside laundry room. Amenities include the community pool and spa and access to Mission Viejo Lake membership. Wait! There’s more! Living in Mission Viejo gives you the added benefit of a good school district (award winning Bathgate Elementary is next to the Ashton community!), 4 nearby neighborhood parks and walking/biking trails. And let’s not forget great shopping and dining too!
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Windridge Photo Gallery 1
Verified
10 Units Available
Windridge
24922 Hidden Hills Rd, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
Marina Hills
2 Bedrooms
$2,950
1050 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$3,479
1246 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 2:57 PM
Two- and three-bedroom apartments in quiet, scenic community near Marina Hills Park. Amenities include fireplaces, in-suite laundry facilities, walk-in closets, and dishwashers. Pet friendly with a pool, playground, tennis court, and 24-hour gym.
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Villa Solana Photo Gallery 1
Verified
9 Units Available
Villa Solana
26033 Moulton Pkwy, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
1 Bedroom
$2,600
709 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,692
931 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 2:57 PM
1-2 bedrooms near open green spaces, including hiking trails and streams. All units offer patio or balcony vista, hardwood floors, fireplace and roomy walk-in closets. Carport parking available.
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Blu Laguna Niguel Apartment Homes Photo Gallery 1
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21 Units Available
Blu Laguna Niguel Apartment Homes
27930 Cabot Road, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
Studio
$2,462
577 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,591
741 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,536
1028 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 2:53 PM
Rising above the Laguna Niguel skyline, we invite you to experience blu. Our luxury studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments offer inspiring spaces where every element has been tailored by you, for you. Elevate your everyday with a Signature residence, or upgrade into a top-tier Suite. Expect captivating views, world-class amenities, and custom home features. Now leasing. Schedule a tour to learn more.
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Apex Laguna Niguel Photo Gallery 1
Verified
6 Units Available
Apex Laguna Niguel
27960 Cabot Rd, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
Studio
$2,368
698 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,475
759 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,415
1153 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 2:53 PM
Deluxe apartments with fully equipped kitchens. Bike storage and parking available. Enjoy the on-site yoga center, fitness zone and game room. Right near I-5. Close to Saddleback College.
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1 Unit Available
Avila at Rancho Santa Margarita
22751 El Prado, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
SAMLARC
2 Bedrooms
$2,880
1100 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 2:52 PM
1-2 bedroom apartments are pet friendly with modern kitchens, crown molding, in-unit laundry, garage. Enjoy mountain views, pool, hot tub, fitness center. Easy access to Antonio Parkway, Highway 241, shopping, dining and Orange County attractions.
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Sycamore Lane Photo Gallery 1
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1 Unit Available
Sycamore Lane
25162 Charlinda Dr, Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Studio
$2,183
500 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 2:50 PM
This gated community has a two-story fitness center, pool and cabana-equipped spa. It's just steps away from the Shops at Dos Lagos and the Crossings at Corona. Units feature walk-in closets and stainless steel appliances.
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Seabrook at Bear Brand Photo Gallery 1
Verified
5 Units Available
Seabrook at Bear Brand
56 Sea Terrace St, Dana Point, CA 92629
1 Bedroom
$2,588
538 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,395
894 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$4,663
1174 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 2:49 PM
Residents live in units with laundry, patio or balcony, granite counters and hardwood floors. Community offers access to clubhouse, fire pit, pool, gym and hot tub. Conveniently located close to beach and shopping.
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3 Units Available
City Lights at Town Center
5000 City Lights Dr, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
1 Bedroom
$2,465
903 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,289
1097 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 2:49 PM
Located near shops and restaurants, with Aliso and Woods Canyon Wilderness Park nearby. One- and two-bedroom apartments feature air conditioning, granite counters, and all kitchen appliances. Community amenities include clubhouse, gym, pool, and internet cafe.
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Verified
3 Units Available
Reata Oakbrook Village
24391 Avenida de la Carlota, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
Central Laguna Hills
1 Bedroom
$2,495
687 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 2:49 PM
Stainless steel appliances, walk-in closets, patio/balcony. Pool with private cabanas. Residents have access to gym, clubhouse, courtyard, hot tub and pool table. Fire pit and BBQ/grill. Pet-friendly community with dog park.
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25 Units Available
Seaside at Laguna Heights
31 Seaport, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
Laguna Heights
1 Bedroom
$2,350
600 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,932
910 sqft
Last updated November 27 at 2:49 PM
Luxury community conveniently situated next to Laguna Heights Marketplace. Units feature laundry, patio or balcony, hardwood floors, and dishwasher. Pet-friendly, with pool, tennis, on-site laundry and gym included.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent for an apartment with a balcony in Ladera Ranch?

Rental prices for apartments with balconies in Ladera Ranch range from $2,800 to $18,000 per month.

How many apartments with balconies are available for rent in Ladera Ranch?

Currently, there are 11 apartments with balconies available for rent in Ladera Ranch.
City Guide for Ladera Ranch, CA

Brand spanking new, the expertly planned town of Ladera Ranch first broke ground in 1999 and isnt quite topped off. Built entirely with families in mind, it has more amenities than a traditional nuclear unit can shake a stick at.

Its hard not to detect a touch of the Stepford lifestyle in Ladera Ranch, but its a completely benign comparison. Planned from start to finish, this community provides a singular family-friendly experience; other cities just can't compete. From water and skate parks to daily programs and classes, the unincorporated town has everything a future society could want for its children, except you dont have to wait for the future. Its true, LR suffered dramatic losses during the great housing crash, but it's up and running again, with gorgeous, oversized (and pricey) homes; picture-perfect landscapes (diligently maintained by the HOA); and even an impressive collection of hiking trails for outdoorsy types who need an escape (nice try) to the beach without jumping in the car. Yes, you need a membership card to do anything, but there are no (visible) gates. So dont worry; you can leave anytime. You just wont want to. See more

What to keep in mind when looking for apartments with balconies in Ladera Ranch, CA

Balconies are a coveted amenity for many renters looking for high-rise views and opportunities for fresh air. However, you should keep in mind that balconies often come with restrictions.

Before signing a lease, ask about how many people can be on the balcony at once. Also, ask about whether you’re allowed to store a bike or other items.

You’ll also want to know about any maintenance schedules. Using your balcony as storage could result in fines and intervention from your property management.

Keep in mind that not all balconies are created equally. You may discover the views of the parking area are less than optimal or reduce your overall privacy.

Balconies can also get messy with debris, foliage, dirt, and pollen depending on your location. Renters are typically responsible for any clean-up and basic balcony upkeep.

Regardless of the issues to keep in mind, balconies are usually a big win for Ladera Ranch renters. Ask about apartments on higher floors for the best views.