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Entries from February 20th, 2017

The Pet Factor in Real Estate Sales

February 20th, 2017 · No Comments · Hope Ranch Homes For Sale, Montecito Homes For Sale, Santa Barbara Homes For Sale

If you’ve ever had a dog or cat nuzzle its way into your lap, a bundle of warmth, fur, and happiness, you know how easy it is for a beloved pet to make itself indispensable in your life. We go out of our way to accommodate them — even when making decisions on buying or […]

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The 10 Deadly Sins of Selling Your Home

February 16th, 2017 · No Comments · Pricing Strategically, Real Estate News, Santa Barbara Real Estate

Looking over Santa Barbara towards the Pacific and Channel Islands Buying a Replacement Home before selling your house: It’s far better to sell your current home first then endure the inconvenience of moving to an interim rental, and owning and paying for two homes when you only want one. Statistics show time and again that […]

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Santa Barbara Real Estate Market Trends 2017

February 10th, 2017 · No Comments · Goleta Real Estate, Hope Ranch Real Estate, Montecito Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate Market Trends

Santa Barbara Real Estate Market Trends for January 2017. This graph was prepared by Fidelity Title Company in Santa Barbara. The graph reflects the number of sales for the month for southern Santa Barbara. (Carpinteria to Goleta) Click on image to enlarge. Share this:

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540 El Bosque in Montecito Open Sunday from 1-4

February 5th, 2017 · No Comments · Montecito Homes For Sale, Montecito Real Estate, Montecito Realtors

Asking Price: $2,950,000. Open Sunday (1-4)  February 12, 2017.  Two Story Farmhouse built in 1925. Currently features two downstairs bedrooms with two full baths. The attic has been converted into two smaller bedrooms with bath. This home is on .82 of an acre on a flat lot. The property is gated and also offers a two car […]

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New California Water Conservation Requirements

February 3rd, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Hope Ranch Real Estate, Montecito Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate

On January 1, 2017 a new California Civil Code: Senate Bill No. 407 Chapter 587 requires that all homes built on or before January 1, 1994 must be equipped with water conserving plumbing fixtures including low flush toilets (1.6 gallons per flush) , showers (not more than 2.5 GPMs), and interior faucets (not more than 2.2 GPMs). […]

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