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Santa Barbara Fire Update – Good News!

December 29th, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, Santa Barbara, Thomas Fire

GOOD NEWS! December 29, 2017 On December 21, 2017 all evacuation notices (mandatory and voluntary) were lifted pertaining to the Thomas Fire (now the largest Wildfire in California’s history) that began on December 4, 2017.  Only 3 homes were destroyed in Montecito thanks to the amazing efforts by firefighters, and according to KSBY 12 homes […]

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Thomas Fire Update: Evacuations Lifted

December 21st, 2017 · No Comments · California, Thomas Fire

Great news! Blue skies, and breathable air! All evacuation orders for Santa Barbara County were lifted Thursday morning, according to the county’s office of emergency management aka OEM. Evacuated residents were asked to pick up their animals from shelters before returning home. The OEM also asked residents to exercise safety precautions once back home. As you walk […]

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Thomas Fire Update December 17, 2017

December 17th, 2017 · No Comments · Thomas Fire

December 17, 2017:   Blue skies, calm winds, and a great opportunity for the incredibly brave firefighters here in Santa Barbara to continue their fight of this horrific fire.  Right now there is 40% containment over 269,000 acres. The next wind event (Santa Ana’s) forecast is for Wednesday. KEYT television (Channel 3) is the best […]

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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 Yourself

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 yourself, and 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 […]

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The Thomas Fire

December 13th, 2017 · No Comments · California, California Real Estate, California Realtors, Thomas Fire

 #ThomasFire December 13, 2017 Momentarily we’re experiencing north east winds that are allowing firedfighters, hopefully, to get on top of the #ThomasFire here in Santa Barbara and Ventura. The fires has moved into Romero Canyon in Summerland and Montecito. 25% containment. Fire began December 4th, 2017. 237,500 acres have burned. Share this:

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