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Proposition 19:  Property Tax Transfers, Exemptions, and Revenue for Wildfire Agencies and Counties AmendmentSUMMARYProposition 19 permits Homeowners who are 55, severely disabled, or whose homes were destroyed by wildfire or disaster, to transfer their primary residence’s property tax base to a ...
 The southern Santa Barbara County Real Estate Market Trends reveals a low of 85 homes sold in May to a high of 190 homes sold in July.  The market is fairly lively right now as families get situated for the next school year even though it's unclear what schools will be reopening and how they reo...
Official Royal PhotoHarry and Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, have set up a permanent home for themselves and their son Archie in Santa Barbara. The couple had been living in Los Angeles for several months. The couple relocated to the Montecito property last month, their spokesperson conf...
The statistics here are derived from the Santa Barbara MLS for the Santa Barbara South County districts: Carpinteria, Summerland, Montecito, Santa Barbara, Upper East, Upper and Lower Riviera, the Mesa, Hope Ranch, Goleta, and Gaviota. This data was created and provided by the Santa Barbara Assoc...
August  2020   Home is where love resides, memories are created, and laughter never ends. That hasn’t changed.  While we all are adjusting to this new normal we are focused on how best to support our community, friends, and clients while respecting the safety and well being of everyone.    Real E...
Have a great 4th of July everyone! This video was shot from the Upper Riviera neighborhood here in Santa Barbara. If you listen to the audio you'll hear some rowdy neighbors hollering and whooping it up during the event!
Memorial Day May 25, 2020, Remembering those that made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. To be grateful that we are fortunate enough to be able to celebrate and honor their lives for their service. Thank you to my father who served in the Calvary in WWII, to my brother Chris who served in V...
California home sales fell from both the previous month and year in March as the coronavirus pandemic began taking a toll on the housing market, especially in the last two weeks of the month as the state’s stay-at-home order was put in place.“The relatively moderate sales decrease that occurred i...
Our hearts and thoughts go out to everyone that’s been affected by the pandemic in this unprecedented time. We feel the concern and uncertainty that everyone is experiencing.Although real estate transactions can and are still happening, we respect that not everyone is in that frame of mind right ...

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Santa Barbara's most definitive real estate blog! Information about Schools, Neighborhoods, Statistics, Real Estate Articles, Market Opinions/Editorials,access to the MLS without having to register your personal information. and much more! Mark Lomas is an award winning real estate blogger and videographer. With over 20 years of helping buyers and sellers Mark can provide the difference you're looking for. Excellent Service, Superior Results, Remarkable Real Estate! and 805.845.2888 cell/direct