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Santa Barbara most definitive real estate web site. Check out the real estate scene in Montecito, Santa Barbara downtown and Upper East Side, Hope Ranch, the Mesa, Samarkand, San Roque, Summerland, Carpinteria, West Beach, East Beach, and Goleta. Mark Danforth Lomas
(Not for the comedically challenged or humor impaired) by Mark Danforth LomasYesterday's man or woman used to think, "if I need to find someone this way, I'm already lost!" But today, someone might say, " I don't have enough time to drive around and look at all the open houses/a potential homebuy...
Freddy Mac’s Primary Mortgage Market Survey August 201530 year fixed rate mortgage rate fell to 3.91% this week compared to 3.89% last week. Lowest 30 year rate touched in the last 10 years is 3.55%.15 year mortgage rate fell to 3.13% this week compared to 3.17% last week. Lowest 30 year rate tou...
Sotheby International Realty's Santa Barbara Television Ad Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe
There are plenty of reasons to incorporate smart-home technology into your life — greater convenience, improved efficiency, and added security, to name just a few. And here’s one more: greater home resale value.A recent survey found that smart-home devices such as connected lighting and thermosta...
Montecito's Prestigious Golf Course CommunityBirnam Wood is located off East Valley Road in Montecito, and is considered the premier gated golfing community within Santa Barbara. Birnam Wood first started development in the early 1970’s and is made up of only single family homes and estates, and ...
August 5-9, 2015 Old Spanish Days Santa Barbara Fiesta Old Spanish Days Fiesta is Santa Barbara's largest celebration and one of the top regional festivals in the United States. It is expected to attract more than 100,000 people this year. The event will take place in various locations around th...
 Houzz   Best for: Getting inspired to make changes big (overhauled kitchen) to small (paint color ideas) -- and seeing how hundreds of other people have done those very things.RetroRenovation   Best for: Anyone who doesn't think of a 1960s living room as a bad thing. Whether you're looking for r...
12 West Mountain in Santa Barbara from Santa Barbara Real Estate Videos on Vimeo.
This is an analysis of the Santa Barbara Real Estate market including Carpinteria/Summerland, Montecito, Hope Ranch, downtown Santa Barbara and Goleta through the month of June 2015. For the Home Estate/PUD market sales fell for the month coming in with about 115 closings down from the 127 we saw...
How is the public suppose to know when a listing is a new listing when oftentimes on the Santa Barbara MLS it's not? It's the same property relisted by the same agent. How's the public suppose to find a rental when Santa Barbara Realtors mostly do not cooperate with one another in violation of th...

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