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The Thomas Fire

December 13th, 2017 · No Comments · California, California Real Estate, California Realtors, Thomas Fire

 #ThomasFire December 13, 2017 Momentarily we’re experiencing north east winds that are allowing firedfighters, hopefully, to get on top of the #ThomasFire here in Santa Barbara and Ventura. The fires has moved into Romero Canyon in Summerland and Montecito. 25% containment. Fire began December 4th, 2017. 237,500 acres have burned. Share this:

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Labor Day Weekend

September 1st, 2017 · No Comments · California, California Real Estate, California Realtors

An interesting weekend with everything that’s going on in Texas. Our hearts go out to everyone there weathering this storm.  Click on Red Cross Harvey Disaster Relief if you’d like to help out, and have a great Labor Day weekend. Be safe, and all the best! “All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance […]

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Practicing the fine art of Real Estate

July 7th, 2017 · No Comments · California, California Real Estate, California Realtors, Santa Barbara Real Estate

Painting by local Santa Barbara artist Chris Potter Forecast: California Home Prices to Grow by 10 Percent Through 2018 California home prices rose by 5.8 percent year over year in May and are projected to grow by 9.7 percent by next spring. U.S. rents rose by 3.1 percent on an annual basis in May, further […]

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Summer Solstice in Santa Barbara 2017

June 23rd, 2017 · No Comments · California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Summer Solstice

For More Information about the Summer Solstice Celebration in Santa Barbara visit their site at: Summer Solstice Parade in Santa Barbara 2017 Enjoy the video below, “A Sense of Place: Public Art in Santa Barbara,” that offers some footage of past Summer Solstice Parades in Santa Barbara (begins around 6:25 on video). But, the whole video […]

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California Home Prices near 10 year high!

June 20th, 2017 · No Comments · California, California Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate

The Golden State’s median home price climbed to a height not seen since the previous housing boom in April and is likely to keep rising, further squeezing already tight affordability conditions for the rest of the year. The California Association of Realtors’ latest home sales and price report puts the statewide median single-family home price at […]

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Angelina Jolie buys historic Cecil B DeMille estate

June 5th, 2017 · No Comments · California, California Real Estate, Real Estate News

Actress and Humanitarian Angelina Jolie has purchased the historic Cecil B DeMille estate in Los Feliz for $24,500,000.  The two plus acre estate was home to DeMille for roughly 40 years.  Following his death in 1959, it was maintained by the movie mogul’s family for three decades until it was sold in 1988. The house was built […]

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House Eating Fungus – Poria Incrassata

April 8th, 2017 · No Comments · California, California Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate

Homeowners may not know poria incrassata by its fancy name, but they’ll know when it becomes an unwanted houseguest. The house-eating fungus looks like orange pancake batter and quickly makes itself at home. It can destroy an entire structure within months. “When poria does invade a house, it’s almost always catastrophic,” Mississippi State University wood […]

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Santa Barbara Surfing Museum

March 12th, 2017 · No Comments · California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Surfing Museum

You might need to turn up the volume here. After 25 years Jim O’Mahoney’s Santa Barbara Surfing Museum is closing. A sad day in Santa Barbara for one of the finest collections of Surfing and Skateboarding memorabilia in the world. Back in the day Jim was a true legend in Surfing and Skateboarding. Too many […]

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