1993 Grand Award Single-Family Attached: Corte Melina

Buyers at Corte Melina, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA need not wonder if they’ve secured a good value.  For less than $150,000, customers can purchase a stacked flat or townhome in the European-style community complete with motor courts, private below-grade parking and the attractions of Southern California courtyard living. 

Corte Melina is comprised of 192 stacked flats and townhomes in 12 U-shaped buildings.  Each building contains 16 unite in three stories of dwelling space.  Situated on 7.4 acres, the community boasts a density of 26 units per acre. 

  • Builder: The San Juan Group
  • Architect: Dorius Architects
  • Merchandiser: Karen Butera
  • Photos: Jay Hima

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