Carmel Country Highlands Homes


Carmel Country Highlands Homes for Sale

800 acres with Carmel Valley views

Overlooking the Carmel Valley, Carmel Country Highlands are some of the most beautiful real estate in California. A master-planned community set on 800 acres, just over 3,000 people live in Carmel Country Highlands. The average age of homeowner in the area is 44 years old, and it is a perfect place for families. Residents love Carmel Country Highlands because it is safe, peaceful, and well-maintained. With nearby hiking trails, dog parks, and a comfortable pace of life, living in Carmel Country Highlands in Carmel County, CA is a true slice of paradise near San Diego.

Location and Home Information

Carmel Country Highlands was originally developed by Pardee Homes. South of Highway 56, almost all of the area running along Carmel Country Road is home to the community. This extends up to Carmel Mountain road, and east to the bridge at Manor Gate and Cantor Heights stoplight. The only interruption is the 64 home development along the road called The Breakers.

Carmel Country Highlands is home to six subdivisions: Steeplechase, Carriage Run, Bridleridge, Belmont, Derby Hill, and Lexington. With more development planned, Pardee Homes is encasing the area in beautiful houses and lots. In future years, bridges and roads will be further opened up, and traffic will increase. Fortunately, this also means increased demand for homes, which will make the property values at Carmel Country Highlands continue to rise.

Carmel Country Highlands has just over 800 homes. Currently, Steeplechase contains 209 homes, while the subdivisions of Lexington and Belmont hover between 140 and 155. Bridleridge has 242 homes. Square footage of houses in Carmel Country Highlands range from 2,250 to almost 4,700. Resale values of current homes range between about $800,000 and $1.75 million. The average price per square foot in the slightly more economical townhomes is about $550, making the sticker price hover at $700,000.

Life in Carmel Country Highlands

Five minutes from the beach and near to many excellent restaurant and entertainment options, life in Carmel Country Highlands is near ideal. The La Jolla Playhouse is just minutes away, as is the Birch Aquarium. Cultural activities abound as families in Carmel Country Highlands have access to San Diego’s best.

Several public schools in the Del Mar School District serve the area for Carmel Country Highlands. For young children, Sage Canyon Elementary and Oceanaire Elementary are in the area. Torrey Pines High School is a California Distinguished High School, and is one of the most famed public schools in the state. Families and young professionals often do their shopping in the Torrey Hills or Carmel Valley shopping centers, off of Highway 56. With access to San Diego, beaches, entertainment, and shopping, Carmel Country Highlands is highly coveted real estate. Views of the Pacific Ocean and the sparkling lights of San Diego make the vistas even more beautiful than the lifestyle.

Contact a Carmel County, CA real estate agent today

If you are ready to tour a home in Carmel County Highlands or find a neighborhood that suits you in the San Diego area, come visit or contact Rachael Chambless. If you are interested in real estate sales, please give her a call at (858) 566-6160.