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.
The first neighborhood built in Coto de Caza, California is The Village. This is a large and very family friendly community.
The Village is located in the northern region of the city and is comprised of 400 homes. There are a variety of floor plans and the area has low Home Owner’s Association fees. The Village residents have access to many superior educational facilities that are provided by the Capistrano Unified School District. Students may attend Wagon Wheel Elementary School, Las Flores Middle School, and Tesoro High School. There are also several private schools such as the Serra Catholic Schools and Episcopal School. There are many colleges nearby including Saddleback College.
Residents enjoy shopping in neighboring towns like Ladera Ranch, Rancho Santa Margarita, and Las Flores. The Shops at Mission Viejo feature 150 high end merchant options.
This region is well known for its recreational facilities. The Coto de Caza Golf & Racquet Club offers two Robert Trent Jones Jr. designed golf courses and is Orange County’s first 36-hole private country club. Members have access to the ten racquet courts and the 44,000 square-foot clubhouse which has an excellent fitness center. Nonmembers are welcome to visit and take advantage of the spa services. The Coto de Caza Equestrian Center boards many horses and offers full horse and rider training. This center sits on 47 miles of trails and has five working arenas.
Residents love the outdoor life here with so many trails and outdoors activities available. The Thomas F. Riley Wilderness Park and the Ronald W. Caspers Park both have acres of open spaces and miles of trails that are open to hikers, mountain bikers, and horseback riders. The local polo club also has tournaments, scrimmages, and available lessons.
Coto de Caza is a unique master planned community that is considered to be one of the most impressive neighborhoods of its kind in the United States. It is comprised of 5,000 acres that are adjacent to the Saddleback Mountains.
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