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Are Zillow’s Zestimates a Deal Killer?

February 26th, 2015 · No Comments · 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 · No Comments · 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

 Weekend Online Open Houses for Santa Barbara Share this:

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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

A Day in the life of Santa Barbara, California Share this:

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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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Buy Now? Or Later?

January 21st, 2015 · No Comments · Hope Ranch Real Estate, Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Montecito Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate

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Santa Barbara Real Estate Market Trends

January 16th, 2015 · No Comments · Market Conditions, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate Market Trends

Graph provided by Fidelity Title Company Santa Barbara Covering the communities from from Carpinteria to Goleta Share this:

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Home Buyers Optimistic for 2015

January 13th, 2015 · No Comments · Hope Ranch Real Estate, Montecito Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate

Here’s an update on housing trends.   Or, more precisely, here’s an update on what people think the trends will be. Despite having no objective way to know the future – and despite  an apparent disregard for the reality that housing hasn’t been a great investment over the long run – people are constantly changing […]

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Fly Fishing and Selling Real Estate

January 9th, 2015 · No Comments · Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Tips For Sellers

” A Fisherman’s Guide to Selling Real Estate!” The first time your fly hits the water will be the most productive cast if you do it right.  When you list a house drop it into the market carefully.  The initial presentation of the fly or the house will be the most productive if you do […]

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Santa Barbara Ranked Number 11

January 4th, 2015 · No Comments · American Riviera, Carpinteria Real Estate, Hope Ranch Real Estate, Montecito Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Summerland Real Estate

This video reflects the latest Home Listing Report that ranks the most expensive cities in the U.S. to buy a home.  Santa Barbara comes in as the 11th most expensive community to buy a home with an average sales price of $1,040,826. Share this:

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