Captivating Designs. Offering gated privacy and the enviable lifestyle your family desires, Candela brings a magnificent new home collection to Rancho Tesoro. These new homes in San Marcos, CA offer captivating designs present spacious, open interiors with exquisite detailing and living areas that flow seamlessly. A host of personalization opportunities include elegant libraries and outdoor rooms destined for year-around dining and entertaining. Experience a lifestyle of health and wellness inspired by a naturally tranquil location. Trails, parks and private amenities lead to outdoor leisure and everyday fun. At Candela, enjoy life the way it’s meant to be lived.

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chef-caliber kitchens

  • Whirlpool® stainless steel appliances including:
    • 36” five-burner gas cooktop
    • 36” convertible under-cabinet hood
    • 30” built-in single oven
    • Multi-cycle dishwasher
    • Built-in 30” microwave with quick-touch settings
  • European-style white thermofoil cabinetry with raised panel doors, adjustable shelving, fully concealed hinges, easy-clean white laminate interiors, smooth-glide drawers and brushed nickel hardware
  • Convenient trash and recycling cabinet with two bins
  • Granite countertops with 6” backsplash and full backsplash behind cooktop available in three colors: New Caledonia, Pebble Beach and Juparana Santa Cecelia
  • Mainline® undermount stainless steel double-basin sink
  • Delta® Essa single handle pullout stainless faucet and food waste disposal with convenience switch

*In the interest of continuous improvements, Brookfield Residential reserves the right to modify or change floor plans, materials, colors or features without prior notice or obligation. Issued 8/2015.

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luxurious living spaces

  • Decorative door casings and baseboards
  • Design-enhancing bullnose wall corners
  • Two-panel interior doors with Schlage® levers in matte black
  • Stylish master baths feature Cultured Marble countertops with 6” backsplash, luxurious soaking tubs, walk-in showers and ¼” frameless glass enclosure, elongated toilet and dual china sinks with Delta® Ashlyn polished chrome faucets
  • Secondary baths feature Cultured Marble countertops, Delta® Ashlyn two-handle center-set faucet and convenient medicine cabinet for extra storage
  • Interior laundry room features gas dryer hookups

*In the interest of continuous improvements, Brookfield Residential reserves the right to modify or change floor plans, materials, colors or features without prior notice or obligation. Issued 8/2015.


exceptional exteriors

  • An impressive street scene comprised of beautifully detailed Spanish Colonial-, Monterey- and Spanish-Ranch inspired architecture
  • Architectural details including masonry, wrought iron, decorative ceramic tile, brick veneer, shutters and custom exterior light fixtures (varies by elevation)
  • Elegant 8’ entry doors with Sense Smart Deadbolt with illuminated touchscreen in matte-black finish
  • 6” pre-finished seamless aluminum gutters including downspouts
  • Weather-proofed exterior electrical outlets
  • Ranch-, Colonial- and Sonoma- style steel insulated sectional roll up garage doors

*In the interest of continuous improvements, Brookfield Residential reserves the right to modify or change floor plans, materials, colors or features without prior notice or obligation. Issued 8/2015.

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technology & energy efficiency

  • Pre-plumb conduit for electrical vehicle charging station in each garage
  • Title 24-compliant LED lighting throughout interior
  • Connected Home with features from the latest home automation products such as front door locks, lights and thermostats that can be conveniently operated by mobile devices
  • Technology pre-wiring with Category 5e data wire to allow for phone lines and high-speed data connections
  • USB outlet at launch and master bedroom bed wall offers a convenient way to charge your device
  • Low-E dual-glazed vinyl windows and sliding glass doors that provide solar control and visible light transmittance, resulting in utility cost savings with increased efficiency
  • Programmable, adjustable and adaptable Honeywell® Lyric T6 Smart Wi-Fi Thermostat helps you save energy and makes your home smarter
  • Multi-zoned gas forced-air heating and central air conditioning with programmable wireless thermostat creates more balance and energy-conscious consumption
  • High-performance WaterSense® faucets, low-flow toilets and showerheads conserve water
  • Genie® garage door opener with two three-button transmitters
  • Modern tankless water heaters with direct vent
  • Radiant barrier at roof consists of a highly reflective material that reflects heat rather than absorbing, thereby creating a more energy-efficient home

*In the interest of continuous improvements, Brookfield Residential reserves the right to modify or change floor plans, materials, colors or features without prior notice or obligation. Issued 8/2015.

Rancho Tesoro

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This brand-new, 250-acre master-planned community will be coming soon to San Marcos, California. With a convenient location at the corner of Twin Oaks Valley Road and Village Drive in San Marcos, life at Rancho Tesoro will be enriched by an exclusive orientation to nature’s beauty that includes a natural connection to community parks and amenities, a future public park, scenic trails and Discovery Lake. Discover four brand-new neighborhoods surrounded by picturesque hillsides in a preferred location south of State Route 78. Rancho Tesoro is your front row orientation to all things beautiful.  

frequently asked

How many homes will be built within the community?

At completion, there will be a total of 56 homes at Candela at Rancho Tesoro.

What are the community recreational amenities?

Rancho Tesoro homeowners can experience a lifestyle of health and wellness inspired by this San Diego community’s naturally tranquil location. The Cabana is a great space to picnic with friends, relax by the pool, have playdates at the tot lot and more. At Candela Park, the kids can enjoy the playground and the lawn is perfect for an afternoon picnic.

What are the monthly fees and taxes?

When you live within the beautiful community of Rancho Tesoro, your anticipated property taxes are based on an estimated 1.17% tax levy and Community Facilities Districts (CFDs are also referred to as “Mello Roos”) and special assessments. The total effective tax rate will be dependent upon the price and square footage of your new home; which will include your base taxes, CFDs and special taxes.

What are the Sales Office hours, and where can I view the model homes?

Candela at Rancho Tesoro Sales Office hours are 10am-5pm daily and 2pm-5pm on Wednesdays. During the holidays, the Sales Office hours may change, so please visit the Brookfield Life blog for any updates. The Candela at Rancho Tesoro Sales Office is located at 187 Jewel Road, San Marcos, CA 92078. To visit from the 78 freeway, exit S. Twin Oaks Valley Road and turn right. Turn right on Village Drive and make another right on Santa Barbara Drive. Turn right on Lapis Way, make a left on Jewel Road and follow the signs to the Candela model homes.

What is the school district for this neighborhood?

Children K – 12 have the benefit of attending schools that offer high teaching standards, collaboration and a well-rounded curriculum that inspires students to thrive and achieve outstanding test scores. Enjoy top-quality education within the highly rated San Marcos Unified School District. For confirmation of school designation, please contact the San Marcos Unified School District at (760) 752-1299.

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