Discover the popular Mariposa condos and townhomes situated in the Plum Canyon community of Santa Clarita. Developed in the mid 2000’s, the Mariposa’s continue to be a popular stop for home buyers. WHY? It’s a terrific community with nice homes and well maintained amenities. Even better, the HOA cost is probably the lowest for any condo complex in the area. Scroll down to see any available listings, learn more about the amenities and local conveniences.
Mariposa Quick Facts
2005 – 2006
1,121 – 1,850 SF
Condos for Sale at the Mariposas
About the Listings Displayed: The Mariposa community is relatively small and has always been very popular, so there may be few, if any active listings displayed. If no listings are displayed, you’ll have better luck viewing all condos and townhomes in SCV.
Overview of the Mariposa Condos and Townhomes
The Mariposa complex is located on the map at the south side of Plum Canyon Road where it intersects with La Madrid Drive. The homes come with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms or 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The condos are sized from 1,121 up to 1,850 sq ft. Units come with either a single car or two car garage. There are also car ports.
The Mariposa’s have a contemporary look and feel! It’s also somewhat secluded, meaning the environment is peaceful, serene and the common areas are welcoming. Of course, with the new Skyline community and ongoing development it’s busier than it once was, but since no traffic passes through, there’s little impact to residents.
Condos or Townhomes? Looking at the MLS listings, over the years the Mariposa homes have been referred to as condos or townhomes. So what are they? The only real way to know is to check the legal title for each and every unit. However, that’s a waste of time because there’s virtually no difference between the two.
We have represented multiple friends and clients to buy or sell their Mariposa homes so we have plenty of insights to share about the neighborhood. We also have extensive resources and tips available for anyone planning to buy a home. When it comes to searching for homes while on the go, be sure to use our free home finder app.
When considering financing, buyers should be aware this community is not currently approved for FHA financing. To discover where to find FHA approved complexes, have a look at our current list of FHA approved condo or townhome communities in Santa Clarita.
Mariposa Amenities and Local Conveniences
The amenities are terrific and include a clubhouse, expansive greenbelt, swimming pool, hot tub, barbecue, outdoor cooking area, playground and more. We’re pleased to report, the HOA costs are very reasonable.
Attention Buyers! For a condo or townhome complex, the HOA here is very low. Considering what you get, it’s a great deal. It’s about more than just the amenities. Be sure to verify, but usually the HOA for a complex includes all the exterior maintenance such as roofing, exterior painting, common area landscaping etc. Even better, there is NO Mello Roos.
Convenience Shopping & Dining
Residents love living here in the Mariposas however one of the longtime complaints had been the lack of nearby convenience shopping. Thankfully, we now have a new shopping center called Skyline Ranch Plaza and it’s situated across the street, just north of the complex. Yep, there’s coffee at Starbucks and more popular spots for shopping and eats!
If you’re a commuter, you should know the Mariposas are approximately 8 or 9 miles from the freeways. Not a huge deal, but something to consider if planning to move anywhere in Plum Canyon.
Mariposa Townhome SOLD – 1,520 SF
Here’s a video showing one of the Mariposa townhomes we sold in the past. It’s a 3 bedroom 2.5 bathroom unit sized at 1,520 SF. As displayed, it’s a terrific home and of course, it sold quickly and for more than the listing price.
Mariposa on Subdivision Map
Looking at the map, the Plum Canyon community is quite large, made up of over 30 subdivisions and still growing. We have the new neighborhoods in Skyline and next door there are four more new neighborhoods by Toll Brothers. Even with the new development, the Mariposas continues to be a popular and affordable option for first time buyers and investors.
Maps to More Condo and Townhome Complexes
Yes, we understand these condo and townhome complexes can be hard to find. As a result, we created some handy maps displaying the location for many complexes throughout SCV.