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502 Picacho Lane in Montecito, California

October 13th, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Montecito Homes For Sale, Montecito Real Estate, Montecito Realtors

Open this Saturday from 12 to 4 and Sunday  from 1 to 3pm This four bedroom home can be found on one of Montecito’s most prestigious streets. This remodeled Mediterranean style home resides on approximately one acre and offers wonderful mountain views. Other amenities offered are a pool with an in-pool spa, multiple terraces, built in BBQ, and spacious lush […]

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Montecito, a Celebrity’s Paradise

October 9th, 2017 · No Comments · Montecito Homes For Sale, Montecito Luxury Properties, Montecito Real Estate, Montecito Realtors

One time Montecito Home of Monty Python’s John Cleese Montecito is a Celebrity Paradise That’s Surprisingly Under the Radar. Hillside homes in this Santa Barbara community area have to-die-for views and lots of space for running around!  By Claire Carponen  Originally published on October 07, 2017 on Mansion Global / The Wall Street Journal.  The […]

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Mortgage Interest Rates

September 17th, 2017 · No Comments · Mortgage Information, Mortgage Interest Rates, Santa Barbara Real Estate

30 Year Mortgage Rate decreased to 3.78% compared to 3.82% last week. The 30 year rock bottom rate touched in last 10 years is 3.55% 15 Year Mortgage Rate decreased to 3.08% compared to 3.12% last week. The 15 year rock bottom rate touched in last 10 years is 2.86% 5/1 Adjustable Rate Mortgage Rate […]

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Montecito Price Trends

September 16th, 2017 · No Comments · Montecito Homes For Sale, Montecito Real Estate, Montecito Realtors

Click on image to enlarge. Chart provided by Fidelity Title Company Santa Barbara Share this:

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Montecito Heat Index

August 9th, 2017 · No Comments · Montecito Homes For Sale, Montecito Real Estate, Montecito Realtors, Santa Barbara Real Estate

The Montecito Heat Index is a measurement of market demand for Montecito single family homes in five distinct price sectors.  Although completed sales are the favored metric for market performance, such data is always at least a month old.  The heat index here uses a ratio of properties for sale to those under contract to […]

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1570 Bolero in Montecito Open 7.23.2017

July 16th, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Montecito Homes For Sale, Montecito Real Estate, Montecito Realtors

1570 Bolero Drive in Montecito will be open this Sunday from 1 to 4pm. July 23, 2017.  Offered at $3,975,000.  Casually elegant single level home. Close to the Montecito Upper Village with spectacular mountain views.  Close to world renowned San Ysidro Ranch as well as local hiking and biking trails.  Easy living open floor plan […]

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Accessory Dwelling Units by Jock Sewall

April 17th, 2017 · No Comments · Accessory Dwelling Units, California Real Estate, Real Estate News, Santa Barbara Real Estate

Jock Sewall is a local Santa Barbara Architect. Here’s his take on Accessory Dwelling Units: “Aging in Place,” that is, not moving to a separate rest home or it’s equivalent, staying in the family and community mix is the most desirable senior residential outcome by far according to every kind of senior. This kind of […]

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The Montecito Real Estate Market at a Glance

March 30th, 2017 · No Comments · Montecito Homes For Sale, Montecito Real Estate, Montecito Realtors, Santa Barbara Real Estate

Last year 203 single family homes, condos, and vacant lots sold in Montecito. This analysis was derived from the Santa Barbara Association of Realtor’s Multiple Listing Service (MLS) using Montecito’s Zip Code of 93108 for the search parameter. In 2016 selling prices ranged from $525,000 (for an adobe studio on Coyote Road) to $28,850,000 (for the […]

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540 El Bosque in Montecito Open Sunday from 1-4

February 5th, 2017 · No Comments · Montecito Homes For Sale, Montecito Real Estate, Montecito Realtors

Asking Price: $2,950,000. Open Sunday (1-4)  February 12, 2017.  Two Story Farmhouse built in 1925. Currently features two downstairs bedrooms with two full baths. The attic has been converted into two smaller bedrooms with bath. This home is on .82 of an acre on a flat lot. The property is gated and also offers a two car […]

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Supreme Court Rules on Real Estate Dual Agency

January 19th, 2017 · No Comments · Dual Agency, Hope Ranch Real Estate, Montecito Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate

For the first time in history, homebuyers are deliberately creating dual agency situations as many refuse to work with anyone but the listing salesperson. The thinking being that they may get a better deal working with the listing salesperson when actually they may be creating a possible conflict of interest. How can the listing salesperson negotiate the best deal […]

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