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Veterans Day in Santa Barbara

November 7th, 2017 · No Comments · Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Neighborhood News, Santa Barbara, Veterans Day

The Wall in Washington DC, and Sterns Wharf in Santa Barbara Veterans Day annually falls on November 11. This day is the anniversary of the signing of the armistice, which ended World War 1 hostilities between the Allied nations and Germany in 1918. Veterans are thanked for their services to the United States on Veterans […]

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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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Live near a Surf Break?

April 7th, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Neighborhood News, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Surfing Santa Barbara

Researchers at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey found that being located within a mile of a surf break adds about $106,000 to a home’s value.  Living near a desirable public park or outdoor recreation space boosts it significantly higher — as much as 8 percent to 20 percent. There are dozens, if not hundreds, of neighborhood attributes that […]

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Museum of Exploration and Innovations

January 30th, 2017 · No Comments · MOXI Museum, Neighborhood News, Santa Barbara Real Estate

MOXI – the Museum of Exploration and Innovations in Santa Barbara is gearing up for it’s grand open in early 2017! Located near the train station on lower State Street MOXI provides an interactive experience with a focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM).  17,000 square feet of exhibits designed to engage visitors. The building […]

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Summer Solstice in Santa Barbara

June 25th, 2016 · No Comments · American Riviera, Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Neighborhood News, Summer Solstice

For More Information about the Summer Solstice Celebration in Santa Barbara visit their site at: Summer Solstice Celebration in Santa Barbara 2016 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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Zoning Information Reports & Short Term Rentals

March 6th, 2016 · No Comments · Neighborhood News, Santa Barbara Rentals, Zoning Information Reports

Santa Barbara Real Estate News You Can Use: Minor Zoning Exceptions for Zoning Information Reports (ZIR’s) became effective February 11, 2016.  The Minor Zoning Exception is a method of resolving a discrepancy or error in a ZIR.  If a discrepancy or error in a ZIR involves one or more of the zoning violations specified in […]

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Changes Coming to Flood Maps for Santa Barbara

September 5th, 2015 · No Comments · Neighborhood News, Real Estate News, Santa Barbara Flood Maps, Santa Barbara Real Estate

On September 2, 2015 local government officials met with the public regarding changes and updates to Flood Maps that could have an effect on insurance rates and available loans. Prospective home buyers who want to use Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae loans are required to get Flood Insurance. The impact on some buyer’s ability to […]

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Santa Barbara Real Estate Sales Market Trends

March 19th, 2015 · 7 Comments · Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Market Conditions, Neighborhood News, Santa Barbara Real Estate

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KEYT Santa Barbara’s Number 1 News Resource

March 15th, 2015 · 2 Comments · KEYT Television, Neighborhood News

Thank you to everyone at KEYT televison the other day for your hospitality and graciousness! I had a blast! A special thanks to CJ Ward who took this picture, his wife and co-anchor Beth Farnsworth, and Santa Barbara’s Citizen of the Year John Palminteri! Nope, just a fun shot, but perchance someday they’re looking for […]

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2013 vs. 2014 Number of Home Sales

January 19th, 2015 · No Comments · Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Market Conditions, Neighborhood News

Number of Home Sales in Southern Santa Barbara. 2013 vs. 2014. Share this:

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