The Chapala is a community of homes in Rancho Bernardo California
The Chapala is a community of homes in Rancho Bernardo California

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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.

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About Chapala

The Chapala subdivision in Rancho Bernardo, California is a highly desirable 55 and older community. Residents enjoy spectacular views of the surrounding golf course and are close to services.

Chapala is part of the Oaks North community and is comprised of 151 single story condos that are detached. Built between 1983 and 1987, this gated neighborhood offers three floor plans that include vaulted ceilings and large two car garages that allow for golf cart storage. The Carmel floor plan features two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 1,463 square feet of living space. The Santa Barbara offers two bedrooms, two baths, and 1,520 square feet. And the Montecito adds a den in its 1,819 square feet plan.

Residents pay Home Owners Association dues and a small club fee. Streets that run through this neighborhood include Caminito Brahco, Caminito Hacuba, Caminito Dosamantes, Caminito Vilos, and Caminito Balata.

The Oaks North Golf Course offers a 27-hole executive course that has been popular with PGA professionals both current and former. This venue also has practice facilities, a Pro Shop, and PGA golf clinics. This region is heavily populated by golf facilities and nearby you’ll find the Maderas Golf Club and the Stoneridge Country Club.

Chapala is within minutes to several shopping centers like the Westwood Shopping Center, the Rancho Bernardo Town Center, and Westfield North County.

Rancho Bernardo is a master planned community in San Diego’s northern hills. The 685 acre business park involves companies like Sony US, Northrop Grumman, Microsoft, Broadcom, Teradata, LSI Corporation, and BAE Systems. Rancho Bernardo also has Southern California’s oldest winery. The Bernardo Winery was established in 1889 and is still operational. This is also the home to RB Alive! which is a street fair and carnival-like celebration held in the summer.

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