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Santa Barbara RealtorsHOME PRICES IN CALIFORNIA INCREASEThe effects of rising interest rates and high home prices hit would be homebuyers in August dragging home sales below the annualized 300,000 benchmark level for the first time since May 2020 Home prices in California increased while at the s...
Santa Barbara RealtorsHOW'S THE MARKET?How’s the market? Home prices have increased while the average rate on a 30-year mortgage edged up to 6.079 percent this week.The Central Coast experienced the largest decline among major regions, with sales plummeting 37.3% from the previous year. The housi...
   Based on a variety of different factors including stricter standards for lenders, more homes starting to come on the market, and significant fluctuations in home asking prices the average interest rate on a mortgage has remained consistently low for most of the past decade. However, interest r...
  For the most up-to-date news concerning realty in the Santa Barbara area, visit the Santa Barbara Real Estate website for more information on how to find your dream home and more! At the end of this post, you’ll find links to various Vacation Rental services here in southern Santa Barbara. The...
More than 40% of active Realtors in the United States are located in California, Florida, Texas, and Arizona. Nearly 2% of the adult population in Florida has an active real estate license. The number of active Realtors in Arizona has grown by nearly 10% from 2020 to 2021.There are currently mor...
        Santa Barbara’s own Foo Fighter, Chris Shiflett, was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with the group this year!       Recently, Santa Barbara’s weekly rag the Independent featured Chris on their cover and the week’s cover story was written by Marko DeSantis a longtime friend. ...
Factoid: May is the best month to sell your home, and the best day is today May 23rd! If you’re thinking about selling your home, you want to list it at a time when it’s going to sell at the highest premium. And, as it turns out, that time is in May. Obviously, you'd need to list the property bef...
The Fair Housing Act is a law that was created to help limit discriminatory practices related to landlords, tenants, and housing. The act was created on the principle that every American should have an equal opportunity to seek a place to live, without being afraid of discrimination due to factor...
Is your living situation right for your home-based business?  And, if not, how to create or find a space that is. In this post, we will show you how to evaluate your current space, and share some options for your consideration if your business needs more room to thrive.What kind of space do you n...
The real estate market took off in California last spring. As soon as the shut-in began people began re-evaluating their living circumstances. Where one lived took on greater significance, and many real estate markets in California took off and Boom!With so many working from home people are re-th...

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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