Tom Bashe is an associate broker at Coldwell Banker Residential, a full service Real Estate Brokerage specializing in Residential Real Estate Sales in Southern California. He began his career in real estate prior to graduating high school and was a licensed real estate agent before he received his high school diploma. In 2006, at the ripe old age of 21, Tom became one of the youngest Real Estate Brokers in the industry. In the 11 years since, his team has successfully sold hundreds of properties ranging in price from just over $50,000 to just under $5,000,000. He specializes in selling Single Family dwellings, condos, townhomes, multifamily dwellings, land and estates.
Oak Knoll is a charming village in the northern region of Ladera Ranch, California. This community is home to ten neighborhoods and residents enjoy the spectacular views. It is the only residential area situated north of Crown Valley Park.
Oak Knoll neighborhoods include Maplewood, Sarasota, Fairfield, Trails, Sycamore Grove, Fairfield, Shady Lane, and Prescott. The subdivisions of Wyeth and Amberly Lane have some of the largest estates outside of Covenant Hills and Oak Knoll has larger than normal lots. Wyeth was built by Brookfield Homes and has 133 estates. Living space ranges from 3,337 to 4,082 square feet. There are three to six bedrooms and many homes have three-car garages.
Amenities include the Oak Knoll Village Clubhouse, swimming pool, spa, and toddler lot. Residents have direct access to Victory Gardens Park and Cox Sports Park. There is plenty of shopping with the Mercantile West Shopping Center and the Bridgepark Plaza Shopping Center. Hikers and walkers enjoy the Ladera Ranch Trail and Craftsman Trail.
This region has top rated schools within the Capistrano Unified School District. Students attend highly ranked facilities such as Chaparral Elementary School, Ladera Ranch Middle School, and Tesoro High School. There are also private school options including Stoneybrooke Christian School as well as nearby Mission Montessori and Our Savior’s Lutheran School. Both Soka University of America in Aliso Viejo and Saddleback College in Mission Viejo are minutes away.
Residents enjoy all the perks of living in Ladera Ranch with its 16 parks, village clubs, and miles of wilderness trails. The master planned community of Ladera Ranch is popular for its roundabouts, and landscaped medians. It is divided into nine villages that have ten or more neighborhoods each. Besides Oak Knoll, subdivisions include Echo Ridge Village, Avendale Village, Covenant Hills Village, and Bridgepark Village. This is a low-crime area and family friendly city.
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