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Mortgage Rates Rise Slightly

August 5th, 2017 · No Comments · Mortgage Information, Santa Barbara Real Estate

Expectations for the economy are improving, and GDP is expected to rise by a healthy amount this quarter.  However, fears still remain, and this has kept mortgage rates relatively flat. Over the past week, mortgage rates increased to 3.93%. This is an increase of just one basis point (0.01%) from the previous week, so it’s […]

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Santa Barbara Fireworks!

July 3rd, 2017 · No Comments · 4th of July, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors

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Fun Facts about the Fourth of July

July 2nd, 2017 · No Comments · 4th of July, California Real Estate, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Real Estate

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PACE Property Assessed Clean Energy Program Loan Controversy

June 30th, 2017 · No Comments · PACE Program, Santa Barbara Homes For Sale, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors

More information regarding PACE aka Property Assessed Clean Energy’s program that’s designed to create financing for making one’s home more energy efficient. There are some issues here that are addressed by the President of the Santa Barbara Association of Realtor’s David Kim on KEYT television. Click here for more information on the PACE Property Assessed […]

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229 Arboleda in Santa Barbara, California

June 21st, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Santa Barbara Homes For Sale, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors

Asking price: $1,850,000 Price/Sq Ft. $407 Built 1930 Single family home Hope Ranch Annex mini-ranch w/large home, guest cottage, horse corral, storage shed/workshop, large garage & carport. Expansive lawn, vegetable beds, rose garden. LR, FR, Kitchen w/adjacent hobby/laundry room. Master suite w/luxurious bath hosting corner soaking tub, corner shower, dual sinks & extensive cabinetry. Convenient to schools, services, […]

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California Home Prices near 10 year high!

June 20th, 2017 · No Comments · California, California Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate

The Golden State’s median home price climbed to a height not seen since the previous housing boom in April and is likely to keep rising, further squeezing already tight affordability conditions for the rest of the year. The California Association of Realtors’ latest home sales and price report puts the statewide median single-family home price at […]

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Real Estate News You Can Use

June 12th, 2017 · No Comments · American Riviera, California Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate Market Trends

Earlier this month Santa Barbara local economist Dr. Mark Schnlepp told members of the Santa Barbara Association of Realtors that, “the economy  under “Trumponomics” looks as sunny as the weather.”  He added that the President’s Economic Plan is boosting economic indicators to new heights since the 2008 Financial Crisis, and that the economy will continue […]

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US Homes Selling Faster Than Ever this Spring

June 12th, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, California Realtors, Market Conditions, Santa Barbara Real Estate

Painting by local Santa Barbara artist Chris Potter Nationwide, properties sold an average of 29 days in April. Housing inventory concerns continue, pushing the median U.S. sales price U.S. sale price up to $244,800, the 62nd straight month of annual gains. California accounts for eight of the nation’s 10 most expensive counties by price. Serious […]

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State Street in Santa Barbara, California

May 29th, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Hope Ranch Real Estate, Montecito Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate

Memorial Day weekend on State Street in Santa Barbara where the Jacaranda trees are blooming, and American Flags are flying. Thanks to all the men and women for their service, and those whose sacrifice we remember. You are not forgotten! Share this:

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The Wave House

May 23rd, 2017 · No Comments · Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Realtors, The Wave House

        Situated in a small enclave of oceanfront homes along the coast of Santa Barbara resides the iconic Wave House. This architectural masterpiece enjoys spectacular views of the Pacific and beyond. Longtime Santa Barbara architect Michael Carmichael originally designed this unique property.  The main house is 1500 square feet, includes three bedrooms, […]

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