Welcome Home to Monterey Villas, a gated condominium community with full resort-like amenities, located in Central Orange County close to everything. This great starter condo or investment condo offers a ground floor location, junior 1-bedroom layout and 1 bathroom, with almost 500sqft. It is possible to enclose the bedroom area to make it into a traditional 1-bedroom layout (others in the community have done this or were delivered by builder in this configuration). Within boundaries for award-winning Tustin school district. Monterey Villas was completely renovated and upgraded in 2007 as a condo conversion and effective year should reflect this effective age. This included new kitchens and bathrooms with wood cabinetry and earth-tone granite countertops. The owner further upgraded this home by installing beautiful wood flooring throughout, new paint, multiple ceiling fans, as well as upgrading the bathroom vanity / counters as well as walk-in shower with modern subway wall tile (has an inset nook for all your bath and shower toiletries) and hexagon floor tile. Off the living room is a private patio area great for relaxing outside or for grilling / bbq time. The gated community offers secured parking via assigned carport, park-like grounds with greenbelt and tons of trees / greenery, community Swimming Pool, Spa / Jacuzzi, Clubhouse area, Recreation center, fitness center, tennis courts, volleyball court, community laundry center, and a small number of guest parking spaces. Very central location walking distance to supermarket, banks, restaurants, shopping, etc. Super accessible to 55, 5, 22, and 57 freeways.