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Santa Barbara Association of Realtors Sues City?

October 20th, 2017 · 2 Comments · Disclosure, Santa Barbara Association of Realtors, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors, Zoning Information Reports

The Santa Barbara Association of Realtors has decided to sue the City of Santa Barbara over it’s Zoning Information Report that’s required when a property is sold. The report has been a thorn in the SBAOR for a while. Personally, I do not agree with the Association’s position. Throughout the State of California these reports, […]

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Zoning Information Reports & Short Term Rentals

March 6th, 2016 · No Comments · Neighborhood News, Santa Barbara Rentals, Zoning Information Reports

Santa Barbara Real Estate News You Can Use: Minor Zoning Exceptions for Zoning Information Reports (ZIR’s) became effective February 11, 2016.  The Minor Zoning Exception is a method of resolving a discrepancy or error in a ZIR.  If a discrepancy or error in a ZIR involves one or more of the zoning violations specified in […]

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Santa Barbara’s Zoning Information Reports

May 18th, 2015 · No Comments · Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors, Zoning Information Reports

On May 16, 2015 the Santa Barbara News-Press’s staff writer Paul Gonzalez wrote that, ” according to the Santa Barbara County’s Grand Jury the Santa Barbara Zoning Reports are unreliable, and have outlived their usefulness.” A Zoning Information Report is a disclosure issued by the Community Development Department of a home’s zoning and permitted uses. […]

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A Message From The President

January 29th, 2014 · No Comments · American Riviera, Carpinteria, Carpinteria Real Estate, Ennisbrook, Hope Ranch Real Estate, Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Montecito Real Estate, Property Search, Real Estate News, Santa Barbara Earthquake, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Summerland Real Estate, The Real Estate Concierge, The Real Estate Scene, Zoning Information Reports

     Time to Sunset Zoning Information Reports      In 2014 The Santa Barbara Association of Realtors will continue pressing for local legislative changes on behalf of current and future property owners. One issue we have been working on for several years is the City of Santa Barbara Zoning Information Reports, a report based […]

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