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Some Things We’ve Heard

December 15th, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Thomas Fire

Some things we’ve heard regarding real estate sales during this horrific fire. A lot of insurance companies are not writing policies. Once the fires are contained we believe they’ll issue insurance. Not verified, but overheard, some insurance need 80% containment. Today, December 15, 2017, the Thomas Fire is only 35% contained. Lenders may be following […]

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#ThomasFire and Tips to Protect Your Possessions

December 14th, 2017 · No Comments · Real Estate News, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Thomas Fire

Santa Barbara Holiday Display with Protective Smoke Masks Here are four tips that can help protect your possessions: 1. Document everything: When homeowners return home, they should take photos before cleaning or rearranging items so that they have a complete photo record. This can be especially important when it comes to items that are not destroyed […]

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Goodbye Income Tax Deductions?

November 14th, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Hope Ranch Real Estate, Montecito Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate

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Santa Barbara Real Estate Market Trends

October 21st, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate Market Trends, Santa Barbara Realtors

The  Santa Barbara real estate Market Trends from January 2013 to September 2017 for the number of sales for that month. This graph was created by Fidelity Title Company of southern Santa Barbara covering the southern Santa Barbara communities of Carpinteria, Montecito, the upper and lower Riviera, the Upper East, East Side, West Side, Mesa, Hope […]

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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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South Santa Barbara Year to Date Statistics

October 18th, 2017 · No Comments · Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Homes For Sale, Santa Barbara Real Estate

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Santa Barbara Real Estate Statistics

October 9th, 2017 · No Comments · Santa Barbara Homes For Sale, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate Market Trends

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Santa Barbara Architectural Tour 2017

October 7th, 2017 · No Comments · Neighborhood News, Santa Barbara AIA Architec Tour, Santa Barbara Real Estate

AIA Santa Barbara presents 2017 ArchitecTours: Living with Water Saturday October 7, 2017 10.00 am – 4.00 pm Self-Guided Tour 4.00 pm – 6.00 pm Tour Party Every year, on the first Saturday in October, AIA Santa Barbara hosts ArchitecTours, a self guided tour and celebration of local architecture and local identity. This year’s tour […]

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Hidden Treasures of Santa Barbara

October 5th, 2017 · No Comments · American Riviera, California Real Estate, Santa Barbara Real Estate

There’s no such thing as locals only in Santa Barbara–provided you know all of the city’s hidden treasures, secret trails, backwater pubs and bars, and neighborhood gems. If you’re looking for a place to call home it’s hard to beat the sunshine, Spanish architecture, and the flower-lined streets with mountains looming in the distance, not […]

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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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