Tour Homes in Forster Ranch, San Clemente | Best Neighborhoods in San Clemente, California
Set in the rolling hills, Forster Ranch is a unique community on the northeastern side of San Clemente. Named after the prominent California family who owned the land, the development of Forster Ranch first began in the 1980s and continued up until the early 2000s.
With larger lot sizes and a lower price per square foot, homes in Forster Ranch offer a better value when compared to beach-close properties in San Clemente. The community consists of primarily single-family residences with a few condo communities that were thoughtfully designed to offer more space and privacy than traditional complexes.
Homes in Forster Ranch can range widely in size, while the average lot can be anywhere from 10,000 to 14,000 square feet. Because properties in Forster Ranch were designed with larger spaced-out parcels, many homes offer RV parking which is hard to come by in San Clemente and many beach cities.
While you won’t find ocean-view properties in Forster Ranch, appeal for this community is found in the larger lots, unparalleled privacy, and beautiful hill views. Only 10 to 15 minutes away from the nearest beach, Forster Ranch is still very much a beach community and a beloved beach community to its residents.
In this tour, we preview three notable communities in Forster Ranch: Rimrock, Tecayo Ridge, and El Encanto.
If you have any questions about Forster Ranch or the other communities we haven’t gotten to yet, please reach out to me at (949) 620-6206. I would love to be a resource and help you find the right home in San Clemente!