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Santa Barbara Online Weekend Open Houses

July 23rd, 2015 · 1 Comment · American Riviera, Carpinteria Real Estate, Ennisbrook, Hope Ranch Real Estate, Montecito Real Estate, Open Houses, Property Search, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors, Summerland Real Estate

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Is Real Estate Really The Number 1 Investment ?

July 23rd, 2015 · No Comments · Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Montecito Realtors, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors

 Santa Barbara Mesa Sunset Summer 2015 We know: You’re getting mixed messages. Homeownership is at record lows. But so are mortgage rates (even though some mortgages are hard to come by). Prices are inflated in some markets. Still, real estate edged out cash (the 2013 and 2014 pick) in a survey of investments Americans would park their money in over the next decade. […]

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Caretakers of a Legacy – 1709 Overlook Lane

July 23rd, 2015 · No Comments · George Washington Smith, Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors

Earlier this year “The Houseaholic” Andrea Cambern wrote a beautiful piece on 1709 Overlook Lane here in Santa Barbara. This property is currently listed with Sotheby’s International Realty.  Here’s the story: Iconic Santa Barbara architect George Washington Smith is resting peacefully. The man often referred to as the father of the Spanish Revival movement in Santa […]

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The Ten Best Remodeling/Renovation Web Sites

July 22nd, 2015 · No Comments · Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Real Estate News, Remodeling / Renovations, Santa Barbara Real Estate

Houzz   Best for: Getting inspired to make changes big (overhauled kitchen) to small (paint color ideas) — and seeing how hundreds of other people have done those very things. RetroRenovation   Best for: Anyone who doesn’t think of a 1960s living room as a bad thing. Whether you’re looking for resources for restoring your old home, […]

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A Video Can Make The Difference

July 16th, 2015 · No Comments · Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Montecito Real Estate, Montecito Realtors, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors

We all know how important good photography is when it comes to selling homes. But, if a picture is worth a thousand words what’s a great video worth?  A  professional video  is not only an excellent way to promote your property but when  posted properly online you can cast your net across the globe as you’ll […]

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4th of July in Santa Barbara!

July 3rd, 2015 · No Comments · American Riviera, Santa Barbara Real Estate

Variously known as the Fourth of July and Independence Day, July 4th has been a federal holiday in the United States since 1941, but the tradition of Independence Day celebrations goes back to the 18th century and the American Revolution (1775-83). In June 1776, representatives of the 13 colonies then fighting in the revolutionary struggle […]

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Santa Barbara Homes Selling Above Asking Price?

June 28th, 2015 · No Comments · Hope Ranch Real Estate, Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Montecito Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate

CNN Money June 2015    It’s true what they say: real estate is all about location. In some markets, buyers are getting homes at nearly half off the listing price, while properties in other markets are selling for far above asking. On average, homes are selling at 82% of asking price nationwide, according to Daren […]

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Santa Barbara Summer Solstice

June 19th, 2015 · No Comments · American Riviera, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors, Summer Solstice

The Santa Barbara Summer Solstice Celebration 2015 Parade Date: Noon Saturday June 20, State & Cota Festival: June 19, 20 & 21, Alameda Park Share this:

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Santa Barbara Active Listings Market Trend

June 13th, 2015 · No Comments · American Riviera, Carpinteria Real Estate, Goleta Real Estate, Hope Ranch Real Estate, Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Montecito Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate Market Trends, Summerland Real Estate

Inventory is dwindling and prices are rising. Scroll below to see “Live Graph” that depicts activity for your neighborhood. This graph was taken from the Santa Barbara Flex MLS Home Page on June 13, 2015 at 12 noon. Typically there is a lull here in Santa Barbara real estate around Memorial Day and all the various […]

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Michael Jackson’s Sycamore Valley Ranch

June 13th, 2015 · No Comments · Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Montecito Realtors, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors

Michael Jackson’s Sycamore Canyon Ranch in Los Olivos is listed with Sotheby’s International Realty in Montecito, California for $100,000,000.  The property can be shown only to pre-qualified buyers.  This spectacular property resides on approximately 2700 acres. The main house is approximately 13,000 sq. ft., and there are several guest houses. Bill Bone built this home in 1982. Wall Street Journal May 29, […]

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