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The Benefits of Owning a Home

December 13th, 2014 · No Comments · Carpinteria Real Estate, Ennisbrook, Hope Ranch Real Estate, Montecito Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Summerland Real Estate

Editorial The New York Times December 12, 2014 Homeownership has gotten a bad rap, said The New York Times.  ” Since the housing bust, renting has been in and owning a home has been out, especially among young adults who in earlier decades would have been first time buyers.”  Today just 64.3 percent of Americans […]

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Santa Barbara Homes For Sale

December 1st, 2014 · No Comments · Carpinteria Real Estate, Ennisbrook, Hope Ranch Real Estate, Montecito Real Estate, Santa Barbara Homes For Sale, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Summerland Real Estate

Click here to begin your Santa Barbara Home Search: Santa Barbara Homes For Sale Share this:

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Santa Barbara Online Weekend Open Houses

November 28th, 2014 · 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

 Weekend Online Open Houses for Santa Barbara     Share this:

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Sooner than Later?

November 28th, 2014 · No Comments · Hope Ranch Real Estate, Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Montecito Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate

Freddie Mac’s Chief Economist, Frank Nothaft, recently stated that, “Both interest rates and home prices are projected to increase in 2015.  If you’re planning to buy a home in the next year, it’s better to do it sooner than later.” Share this:

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The Palazzo di Amore

November 17th, 2014 · No Comments · Santa Barbara Real Estate

A Beverly Hills, California, estate with a 12-bedroom Mediterranean-style mansion and a vineyard is listed for $195 million, and is the highest current asking price in the U.S.. The 35,000-square-foot (3,300-square-meter) main house sits on 25 acres with unobstructed views of Los Angeles and the surrounding canyons, according to a statement by Coldwell Banker Previews […]

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10 Reasons To List Your Home During the Holidays

November 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · Hope Ranch Real Estate, Montecito Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate

The Mission in Santa Barbara, aerial photography by Technopanorama 1. There is less competition from other Sellers. 2. Fewer options also means a greater chance of a higher offer. 3. Statistics show that this season has one of the highest listings – sold to listings – taken ratio. 4. January is traditionally the month where […]

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The Truth About Reverse Mortgages

November 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · American Riviera, Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Mortgage Information, Reverse Mortgage, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors

You’ve probably seen the many commercials on television where actors (Fred Thompson & Henry Winkler) plug reverse mortgages. They talk generally about the benefits of this financial product, but fail to tell viewers exactly what a reverse mortgage is. Reverse mortgages are a way to get money out of your home through a contract with a […]

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Will 2015 Be The Year Of The California Homebuyer?

October 26th, 2014 · No Comments · American Riviera, Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Santa Barbara Real Estate

  The Santa Barbara Courthouse Aerial Photography by Technopanorma.com The year 2015 may go down in the record books as the year of the California homebuyer.  A forecast by the California Association of Realtors offers unbridled optimisim for homebuyers in the coming year.   CAR is predicting that the supply of available homes on the market will continue […]

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Santa Barbara Real Estate Statistics

October 14th, 2014 · No Comments · American Riviera, Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors, SB Real Estate Statistics

South County Market Trends for Santa Barbara Estate  Share this:

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The Power of Price Positioning

October 9th, 2014 · No Comments · Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors, The Real Estate Concierge, The Real Estate Scene

How to obtain the highest price in the least amount of time? Understanding important marketing concepts will make a big difference in the success of selling your home. The first is that real estate is a commodity, NOT a product. With a product, the seller or manufacturer establishes the price and the public either buys […]

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