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Solar Panel Pros and Cons When Selling

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

Can going green by leasing solar panels for your roof  save you or cost you money when you go to sell your home? Possibly both. Recently Kenneth Harney reported in the LA Times that as great an idea solar panels may be, that when you go to sell your home they could be a problem.  Some […]

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Santa Barbara Real Estate Sales Market Trends

March 19th, 2015 · 5 Comments · Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Market Conditions, Neighborhood News, Santa Barbara Real Estate

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Santa Barbara’s Cars and Coffee in Montecito

March 15th, 2015 · No Comments · Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Montecito Real Estate, Montecito Realtors, Santa Barbara Real Estate, SB Cars and Coffee

Big crowd in Montecito’s Upper Village this morning, and most of the cars here were amazing! Santa Barbara’s Cars and Coffee Website Share this:

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The Millennials Are Moving!

March 8th, 2015 · 3 Comments · Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Montecito Realtors, Real Estate News, Santa Barbara Real Estate

Kenneth Harney recently reported in the LA Times that the millennials that appeared to holding out on purchasing real estate may have changed their minds. The impact on real estate could be significant! Call them the prodigal millennials: Statistical measures and anecdotal reports suggest that young couples and singles in their late 20s and early […]

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Santa Barbara Real Estate Statistics

March 6th, 2015 · 3 Comments · Hope Ranch Real Estate, Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Montecito Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate, SB Real Estate Statistics

Santa Barbara Real Estate Statistics by Gary Woods  This is an analysis of the Santa Barbara real estate market through the month of February 2015.  For the Homes and Condo market the numbers of sales fell from the previous month to 56 in February from 69 in January and 80 in December. The Median Sales price rose however going to […]

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Are Zillow’s Zestimates a Deal Killer?

February 26th, 2015 · 1 Comment · Real Estate News, Santa Barbara Real Estate, The Real Estate Scene

Zillow’s Zestimates a source of conflict reports Kenneth R. Harney in the LA Times on February 8, 2015. When CBS’s Norah O’Donnell asked Zillow’s CEO Spencer Rascoff about the accuracy of his company’s automated “Zestimates” – she touched on one of the most sensitive perception gaps in American real estate.  Zillow is a popular online real […]

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Steve Martin’s Spectacular Concrete Home

February 15th, 2015 · 1 Comment · Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Santa Barbara Real Estate

He’s a wild and crazy home collector, but Steve Martin has lately been letting some real estate go. The comedian and writer listed a villa in the French West Indies in 2013, and now he’s listed a home in Santa Barbara where he’s lived for at least two decades. He’s asking almost $11 million for the […]

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Santa Barbara Online Weekend Open Houses

February 7th, 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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Sotheby’s in Santa Barbara

February 1st, 2015 · No Comments · Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Sotheby's Real Estate

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Santa Barbara Real Estate

January 29th, 2015 · No Comments · Carpinteria Real Estate, Ennisbrook, Hope Ranch Real Estate, Montecito Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Summerland Real Estate

An exciting end to 2014 here in Southern Santa Barbara as the average sales price went from about $1,400,000 in 2013 to $1,700,000 in 2014 for an 18.5% rise.  However, the number of single family homes sold was down significantly by about 17%.  Sales price is up, number of sales are down. Share this:

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