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Entries from October 21st, 2017

Santa Barbara Real Estate Market Trends

October 21st, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate Market Trends, Santa Barbara Realtors

The  Santa Barbara real estate Market Trends from January 2013 to September 2017 for the number of sales for that month. This graph was created by Fidelity Title Company of southern Santa Barbara covering the southern Santa Barbara communities of Carpinteria, Montecito, the upper and lower Riviera, the Upper East, East Side, West Side, Mesa, Hope […]

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Santa Barbara Association of Realtors Sues City?

October 20th, 2017 · No Comments · Disclosure, Santa Barbara Association of Realtors, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors, Zoning Information Reports

The Santa Barbara Association of Realtors has decided to sue the City of Santa Barbara over it’s Zoning Information Report that’s required when a property is sold. The report has been a thorn in the SBAOR for a while. Personally, I do not agree with the Association’s position. Throughout the State of California these reports, […]

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South Santa Barbara Year to Date Statistics

October 18th, 2017 · No Comments · Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Homes For Sale, Santa Barbara Real Estate

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Santa Barbara Real Estate Statistics

October 16th, 2017 · No Comments · Santa Barbara Homes For Sale, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate Market Trends

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502 Picacho Lane in Montecito, California

October 13th, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Montecito Homes For Sale, Montecito Real Estate, Montecito Realtors

Open this Saturday from 12 to 4 and Sunday  from 1 to 3pm This four bedroom home can be found on one of Montecito’s most prestigious streets. This remodeled Mediterranean style home resides on approximately one acre and offers wonderful mountain views. Other amenities offered are a pool with an in-pool spa, multiple terraces, built in BBQ, and spacious lush […]

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Montecito, a Celebrity’s Paradise

October 9th, 2017 · No Comments · Montecito Homes For Sale, Montecito Luxury Properties, Montecito Real Estate, Montecito Realtors

One time Montecito Home of Monty Python’s John Cleese Montecito is a Celebrity Paradise That’s Surprisingly Under the Radar. Hillside homes in this Santa Barbara community area have to-die-for views and lots of space for running around!  By Claire Carponen  Originally published on October 07, 2017 on Mansion Global / The Wall Street Journal.  The […]

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Santa Barbara Architectural Tour 2017

October 7th, 2017 · No Comments · Neighborhood News, Santa Barbara AIA Architec Tour, Santa Barbara Real Estate

AIA Santa Barbara presents 2017 ArchitecTours: Living with Water Saturday October 7, 2017 10.00 am – 4.00 pm Self-Guided Tour 4.00 pm – 6.00 pm Tour Party Every year, on the first Saturday in October, AIA Santa Barbara hosts ArchitecTours, a self guided tour and celebration of local architecture and local identity. This year’s tour […]

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Hidden Treasures of Santa Barbara

October 5th, 2017 · No Comments · American Riviera, California Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate

There’s no such thing as locals only in Santa Barbara–provided you know all of the city’s hidden treasures, secret trails, backwater pubs and bars, and neighborhood gems. If you’re looking for a place to call home it’s hard to beat the sunshine, Spanish architecture, and the flower-lined streets with mountains looming in the distance, not […]

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Mortgage Lenders Easing Credit Standards

October 4th, 2017 · No Comments · Montecito Homes For Sale, Mortgage Information, Santa Barbara Homes For Sale, Santa Barbara Real Estate

More Mortgage Lenders are easing credit standards.  Shrinking demand and profits are causing more lenders to ease their mortgage underwriting standards in the wake of a highly competitive business environment. A Fannie Mae report says that the number of lenders who report relaxing credit standards over the past three months has been steadily climbing since […]

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