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Santa Barbara Real Estate and Local Economy

May 7th, 2015 · No Comments · Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Santa Barbara Real Estate, The Economy

On May 7th, Tyler Hayden reported in the Santa Barbara Independent that the Santa Barbara economy was looking good, but that the rental market was a mess. Here’s an excerpt from that article: “Unlike the rest of the world’s economies, which generally “kinda suck,” Santa Barbara’s is looking up, said Peter Rupert on Thursday. The […]

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Economic Cycles

February 15th, 2010 · No Comments · Carpinteria Real Estate, Ennisbrook, Hope Ranch Real Estate, Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Montecito Real Estate, Property Search, Santa Barbara Realtors, The Economy, The Real Estate Concierge, The Real Estate Scene

For some, this economy is “the best of times” ; for others, it is “the worst of times.” Wall Street has gone from the “season of light” to the “season of darkness.” In the midst of the current economic uncertainty, there are those who look to future with great trepidation. For them, it is the […]

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What Happened to the Economy?

June 19th, 2009 · No Comments · Carpinteria Real Estate, Ennisbrook, Hope Ranch Real Estate, Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Montecito Real Estate, Property Search, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors, The Economy, The Real Estate Concierge, The Real Estate Scene

How did we find ourselves in such an economic mess? How could the powers that be not have the foresight to see what was right around the corner? We’ve been led to believe that the sub prime mortgage melt down was the cause, when the truth of the matter is – it’s the derivatives, created […]

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