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Rancho Mission Viejo officials recently announced that construction is underway on model homes for six new Esencia neighborhoods, which are slated to debut in the fall.
Paul Johnson, Senior Vice President of Community Development for Rancho Mission Viejo, LLC, said in a release that builders have been selected for the new Hilltop Neighborhoods, which are located in the village of Esencia on the 14,000-unit Rancho Mission Viejo community in South Orange County. Esencia is the second village to open on the 23,000-acre ranch community of Rancho Mission Viejo following Sendero, which is now sold out.
“At build-out, the village of Esencia is planned to provide an integrated mix of 2,537 all age and Gavilan 55-plus homes for sale, all set atop some of the highest elevations on The Ranch,” officials said.
Johnson said in the release that plans are also underway to build a “multipurpose gymnasium with adaptable space for basketball, volleyball, and all sorts of cultural and social events.” Next to the gymnasium will be CUSD’s new Esencia K-8 school, anticipated to open in fall 2018.