Welcome to this exceptional, highly-upgraded Tri Pointe Plan 2 home located in the prestigious, award-winning community of Rancho Mission Viejo! This exceptional residence has been meticulously upgraded to the highest standards and features 4 generously sized bedrooms, including one downstairs with a full bath, 2 additional full bathrooms, and a versatile loft. Perfectly situated on Candy Cane Lane, this home enjoys nearly half the Mello Roos as Esencia, making it a highly desirable location. Nestled on a spacious lot, this property offers ample room, privacy, and a serene ambiance. Step outside and experience outdoor living at its finest, with a covered Ranch Room complete with a built-in BBQ and fire pit. This is the perfect place to entertain guests or unwind after a long day. The kitchen underwent a complete remodel in 2018, resulting in a modern and stylish space. The light gray cabinets perfectly complement the quartz countertops and etched marble backsplash, while the large island provides ample space for meal preparation and entertaining guests. Adding to the elegance of the room, the crown molding creates a cohesive look throughout the space. The kitchen is fully equipped with top-of-the-line stainless-steel appliances, making it a dream for home chefs. Additional features include: LVT flooring downstairs, double pane windows throughout, custom closets in all bedrooms upstairs, paid off solar, 220V in backyard for spa or sauna, storage cabinets in garage with overhead racks, epoxy, high quality laminate flooring for easy maintenance and maximum durability, designer window treatments and ceiling fans, recessed lighting, and more! As a resident of Rancho Mission Viejo, you will have exclusive access to all the amenities in the Villages of Sendero, Esencia, Rienda, and future Villages. Experience resort-style living with breathtaking pools and spas, community farms, fitness centers, guest houses, putting greens, bocce ball and tennis courts, playgrounds, a coffee shop, fire pits, an arcade, and much more. Get ready to create lasting memories in this beautiful home, where your dreams become reality. Welcome to your new life in Rancho Mission Viejo!