PANORAMIC VIEWS OF SUNSET, HILLS AND CITY LIGHTS FROM GORGEOUS, METICULOUSLY MAINTAINED DREAM HOME in the highly desirable Cortez neighborhood in South Mission Viejo. Upon entering, soaring ceilings and abundance of windows, lets the light pour in this cheery and bright home. Classic living area featuring mid-century brick fireplace and dining room is ideal for those special gatherings. Remodeled gourmet kitchen w/quartz counters, stainless steel appliances and new cabinets is laid out perfectly overlooking the eat-in nook, family room and backyard. Spacious family room w/stone fireplace and openness to the kitchen is flawless for entertaining. Oversized backyard has both a patio and open grass area with fruit trees. BBQ with friends or just relax in this tranquil setting. Bedrooms upstairs include 3 larger secondary bedrooms, den-could be 5th bedroom and spacious Master Suite w/panoramic view and viewing deck. WHAT YOU CANâ€™T SEE...home recently re-piped with Pex throughout and PAID 24-panel Solar, homeowner is currently paying about $10/month for electricity. Enjoy an established neighborhood with nearby parks, hiking trails, shopping/dining, award winning schools & Lake Mission Viejo Membership. Private 2.5 acre park with sand volleyball courts, playground, sailing, kayaking, paddleboarding, fishing, private sandy beaches, summer concerts, outdoor movies and the annual 4th of July Firework & Parade of Lights Events. NO Mello Roos and Low HOA. A perfect place to call home!