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Entries from August 25th, 2017

Win Santa Barbara Dream House!

August 25th, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Win SB Dream Home

The proceeds from the raffle for the “Santa Barbara Dream House” support the programs of the Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara (MCASB) MCASB advances creativity and inspires critical thinking through meaningful engagement with the art of our time. For more information about the raffle visit: www.SBHomeRaffle.com or call 1-800-250-7929. About the Dream Home: This […]

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Santa Barbara! Welcome to the American Riviera!

August 19th, 2017 · No Comments · American Riviera, California Realtors, Hope Ranch Realtors, Montecito Realtors, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors

Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe * www.TheRealEstateConcierge.com * Santa Barbara Real Estate  * 805.845.2888 * Homes of SantaBarbara@gmail.com Share this:

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Mortgage Rates Continue To Dip

August 18th, 2017 · No Comments · Mortgage Information, Santa Barbara Real Estate

Over the past week, mortgage rates dropped to 3.89%, a drop of just one basis point (0.01%) from the previous week. That sort of decrease is so small that some home buyers aren’t going to notice any type of difference in rates in their area. The good news is that mortgage rates aren’t rising. For […]

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Hope Ranch

August 15th, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Hope Ranch Homes For Sale, Hope Ranch Real Estate, Hope Ranch Realtors, Santa Barbara Real Estate

Hope Ranch is an exclusive community with over 1800 lush acres along the Pacific Ocean in Santa Barbara, California. Hope Ranch is a unique enclave with over 750 luxury homes. One of the many amenities that Hope Ranch offers is a private Beach with picnic grounds, and a playground. Other amenities include 22 miles of Equestrian Trails, Community Tennis Courts, […]

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Santa Barbara Real Estate

August 14th, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate Market Trends

The market may have taken a turn? Santa Barbara real estate Market Trends from January 2013 to July 2017 for the number of sales for that month. This graph was created by Fidelity Title Company of southern Santa Barbara covering the communities of Carpinteria to Goleta (southern Santa Barbara). Click on image to enlarge.   Share this:

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Jeff Shelton’s El Jardin in Santa Barbara

August 10th, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Homes For Sale, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors

Architect Jeff Shelton’s “El Jardin” at 819 Garden Street in Santa Barbara, California. A unique four bedroom four and one half bath mixed use property near the heart of downtown Santa Barbara. Jeff is also an eclectic artist whose whimsical creations have turned this property into a masterpiece. The property also offers a rooftop deck with amazing […]

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Montecito Heat Index

August 9th, 2017 · No Comments · Montecito Homes For Sale, Montecito Real Estate, Montecito Realtors, Santa Barbara Real Estate

The Montecito Heat Index is a measurement of market demand for Montecito single family homes in five distinct price sectors.  Although completed sales are the favored metric for market performance, such data is always at least a month old.  The heat index here uses a ratio of properties for sale to those under contract to […]

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Mortgage Rates Rise Slightly

August 5th, 2017 · No Comments · Mortgage Information, Santa Barbara Real Estate

Expectations for the economy are improving, and GDP is expected to rise by a healthy amount this quarter.  However, fears still remain, and this has kept mortgage rates relatively flat. Over the past week, mortgage rates increased to 3.93%. This is an increase of just one basis point (0.01%) from the previous week, so it’s […]

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495 Toro Canyon Road in Montecito, California

August 1st, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Montecito Estates, Montecito Homes For Sale, Montecito Luxury Properties, Montecito Realtors

Open House Sunday August 13, 2017 from 1-4 pm This enchanting gated estate, on 2+/- acres in magical Toro Canyon, is where chic luxury meets coastal casual. Its main residence is a refined yet uber-comfortable (nearly 4,000 sq. ft.) California farmhouse. This amazing property shares the grounds with a pair of guest cottages that are […]

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