Camarillo, CA Real Estate News

By Mana Tulberg, Real Estate Agent - Camarillo CA
(805 County Real Estate)
  While residents of Camarillo get ready to vote on Measure U in November 4, 2008, both Pleasant Valley School District (PVSD) and Oxnard Unified High School District (OUHSD) continue their spending on their lengthy legal battle. Payment records from the PVSD and OUHSD show that both districts have spent more than $411,000 in legal fees related to the unification issue.  The PVSD has outspent OUHSD by paying $273,034 to their attorneys in the last 18 months.  This all happens while school budgets are being slashed and programs are being canceled in the district. (Source: Camarillo Acorn) In our recent conversation with the OUHSD superintendent, Dr. Dunlap, we were informed that OUHSD has retained the land in Camarillo (adjacent to Camarillo Library) and has every intention to build a hi...
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By Barry Shapiro
(Broker-Associate)
Find 333  Camarillo Homes for Sale - 4  New Real Estate Listing - 7 Price Reductions CAMARILLO MARKET TRENDS 4 Home JUST LISTED Today in Camarillo* 1605 Ridgewood Dr 3+2.5 1,605 sf $535,000 49 Bradford Ave 6+3 2,282 sf $689,000 709 Diamond Dr 5+4 3,770 sf $875,000 2960 Patina Ct 4+4.5 3,531 sf $1,019,000 ♦ Quick Stats ACTIVE Camarillo Homes for Sale Updated Daily ♦ Find 333 Camarillo Home listings, last updated Friday morning, September 12thAVERAGE ~ Price: $871,225 ~ Size: 2,571 sf ~ Days on Market: 109MEDIAN ~ Price: $599,000 ~ Size: 2,038 sf ~ Days on Market: 74Highest Priced Listing: $6,900,000 (750 Camino Tierra Santa )Lowest Priced Listing: $180,500 (771 Arneill Rd #43) ♦♦ Quick Stats SOLD Listings ♦♦Camarillo Median Home Sales Recorded in Jan 2006 - July  2008 Reporting resale si...
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By Barry Shapiro
(Broker-Associate)
Find 335  Camarillo Homes for Sale - 5  New Real Estate Listing - 5 Price Reductions CAMARILLO MARKET TRENDS 5 Home JUST LISTED Today in Camarillo* 42010 Village 42 2+2 1,309 sf $299,000 5060 N Via Calderon 3+3 1,493 sf $347,900 507 Spring Park Rd 3+3 1,814 sf $520,000 4563 El Capitan Pl 4+3 2,040 sf $697,000 12316 Ridge Dr 4+3.5 2,668 sf $1,199,000 ♦ Quick Stats ACTIVE Camarillo Homes for Sale Updated Daily ♦ Find 335 Camarillo Home listings, last updated Wednesday morning, September 10thAVERAGE ~ Price: $875,371 ~ Size: 2,579 sf ~ Days on Market: 109MEDIAN ~ Price: $599,000 ~ Size: 2,057 sf ~ Days on Market: 76Highest Priced Listing: $6,900,000 (750 Camino Tierra Santa )Lowest Priced Listing: $180,500 (771 Arneill Rd #43) ♦♦ Quick Stats SOLD Listings ♦♦Camarillo Median Home Sales Reco...
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By Hope Goss, Ventura Real Estate
(Ventura Property Shoppe)
Wednesday September 10, 6 p.m.Money forumConference room, 1000 Paseo Camarillo.  Certified Financial Planner Judith Gerhart is holding a money forum.  For more information contact Judith at (805) 388-4776.Wednesday September 10, 5 p.m.City Council meeting601 Carmen DriveFor more information contact City Hall at (805) 388-5300.Saturday September 13, Farmers Market: 8 a.m.Music and Art Walk: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Entertainment: gates open at 4 p.m. first performance at 5:15 p.m.2008 Camarillo Art & Jazz Festival2400 Ventura Blvd. Old TownCamarillo Art & Jazz Festival featuring artists, farmers market, gourmet foods and an evening concert performance under the stars.  Reserved seating is $60. General  admission tickets are $40 and students' are $20.  Tickets are available in advance at http://w...
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By Mana Tulberg, Real Estate Agent - Camarillo CA
(805 County Real Estate)
Reverse 911 in Camarillo In order to understand the significance of this new 911 system, it is important to understand the idea behind Reverse 911.What Is Reverse 911?Reverse 911 is a telephone-based communication system which may be used in case of an emergency to notify the residences and business owners in a community. The system contains both listed and unlisted phone numbers. If your phone is busy during the emergency calls, the system will continue calling until it gets a free signal. In case an answering system picks up the phone, the system will leave a message about the related emergency. (source: Reverse 911) "REVERSE 911® is a communications solution that uses a patented combination of database and GIS mapping technologies to deliver outbound notifications." Reverse 911 are u...
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By Barry Shapiro
(Broker-Associate)
Find 335  Camarillo Homes for Sale - 1  New Real Estate Listing - 3 Price Reductions CAMARILLO MARKET TRENDS 1 Home JUST LISTED Today in Camarillo* 5212 Village 5 #5 2+2 887 sf $240,000 ♦ Quick Stats ACTIVE Camarillo Homes for Sale Updated Daily ♦ Find 335 Camarillo Home listings, last updated Monday morning, September 8thAVERAGE ~ Price: $880,165 ~ Size: 2,565 sf ~ Days on Market: 111MEDIAN ~ Price: $599,000 ~ Size: 2,038 sf ~ Days on Market: 76Highest Priced Listing: $6,900,000 (750 Camino Tierra Santa )Lowest Priced Listing: $180,500 (771 Arneill Rd #43) ♦♦ Quick Stats SOLD Listings ♦♦Camarillo Median Home Sales Recorded in Jan 2006 - July  2008 Reporting resale single family residences and condos as well as new homes% of Change is in comparison to previous year. " (  )" = # of Homes...
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By Mana Tulberg, Real Estate Agent - Camarillo CA
(805 County Real Estate)
Camarillo Heights Real Estate Market Trend The area outlined in the map below is known as Camarillo Heights by the citizens of Camarillo and the Ventura County Data Share. There are 75 developments in Camarillo Heights and a few more under construction.   Below is a detailed real estate market report for Camarillo Heights for the month of August, 2008. Note: The SOLD PRICE in the reports below does not reflect the sold price of the homes listed. The report below shows the homes that are currently listed in Camarillo Heights and the houses that have sold in the month of August. Camarillo Heights Single Family Homes: From 08/1/2008-08/31/2008  Active: 9 Pending: 3 Sold: 5 Total: 17   Bedrooms Bathrooms Square Feet List Price Selling Price Days on Market Minimum 2 0.00 1 $465,500 $480,000 ...
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By Mana Tulberg, Real Estate Agent - Camarillo CA
(805 County Real Estate)
Santa Rosa Real Estate Market Trend, August 2008   For years, the Santa Rosa Valley has been a desired area of Ventura County to reside in. The serene and beautiful communities away from the hustle and bustle of the big cities make Santa Rosa a great place to call home in any market.   Below is a detailed real estate market report for Santa Rosa valley for the month of August, 2008. Note: The SOLD PRICE in the reports below does not reflect the sold price of the homes listed. The report below shows the homes that are currently listed in Santa Rosa Valley and the houses that have sold in the month of August. Santa Rosa Valley Single Family Homes: From 08/1/2008-08/31/2008 Active: 10 Pending: 2 Sold: 6 Total: 18   Bedrooms Bathrooms Square Feet List Price Selling Price Days on Market Mini...
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By Mana Tulberg, Real Estate Agent - Camarillo CA
(805 County Real Estate)
Central Camarillo Real Estate Market Trend The area outlined in the map below is defined as Central Camarillo by the Ventura County Regional Data Share. There are 128 developments registered for Central Camarillo, with Pleasant Valley 1 & 2 in Old Town Camarillo being the oldest development and Meadowbrook apartments the newest community. Below is a detailed real estate market report for Central Camarillo for the month of August, 2008. Note: The SOLD PRICE in the reports below does not reflect the sold price of the homes listed. The report below shows the homes that are currently listed in Central Camarillo and the houses that have sold in the month of August. Central Camarillo Single Family Homes: From 08/1/2008-08/31/2008  Active: 16  Pending: 19  Sold: 19 Total: 54       Bedrooms Bat...
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By Barry Shapiro
(Broker-Associate)
Find 337  Camarillo Homes for Sale - 7  New Real Estate Listings - 5 Price Reductions CAMARILLO MARKET TRENDS  7 Homes JUST LISTED Today in Camarillo* 841 E Calle Circulo 4+2   1,201 sf  $349,000 2149 Rocklyn St 3+2 1,468 sf $359,000 6062 Paseo Encantada 2+2.5 1,465 sf $369,900 207 Camino Leon 3+2 1,328 sf $469,900 1422 Gracia St 4+3 2,026 sf $500,000 6109 Arabian Pl 4+3.5 1,993 sf $569,000 615 Corte Regalo 4+3 3,001 sf $789,000 ♦ Quick Stats ACTIVE Camarillo Homes for Sale Updated Daily ♦ Find 337 Camarillo Home listings, last updated Friday Morning, September 5thAVERAGE ~ Price: $892,101 ~ Size: 2,593 sf ~ Days on Market: 112MEDIAN ~ Price: $599,500 ~ Size: 2,057 sf ~ Days on Market: 78Highest Priced Listing: $6,900,000 (750 Camino Tierra Santa )Lowest Priced Listing: $180,500 (771 Ar...
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By Mana Tulberg, Real Estate Agent - Camarillo CA
(805 County Real Estate)
Camarillo Art & Jazz Festival On Saturday September 13, 2008 the Camarillo Art & Jazz Festival will take place in Old Town Camarillo, Dizdar Park, and the Camarillo Farmer's Market Area. The all day event is FREE and will feature a variety of musical jazz performers plus local artists' art works. Jazz enthusiasts can expect to hear swing, Latin, and smooth jazz style music performed on the stages set at: Dizdar Park Stage, Palm Street Stage, and Fir Street Stage.  The only portion of the event that requires Advance Ticket Purchase is the Evening Under the Stars Concert and Art Display. This event will be held at 2222 E. Ventura Boulevard, at the Pleasant Valley School grounds. Dave Koz & Friends will be performing at 8:15 in this area of Old Town Camarillo. Schedule for FREE events: • 8...
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By Hope Goss, Ventura Real Estate
(Ventura Property Shoppe)
Karin Finell, and award winning author, will discuss her book Good-bye to all the Mermaids: A Childhood Lost in Hitler's Berlin at the Camarillo Library Sunday September 7th at 2pm.  The book is about the horrors of World War II from a German woman's perspective.  There will be a book signing and questions and answers section after the lecture.  Refreshments will be served.  The Camarillo Library is located at  4101 Las Posas Road.   Search the MLS for Camarillo homes at: www.VenturaRealEstate.org  
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By Mana Tulberg, Real Estate Agent - Camarillo CA
(805 County Real Estate)
Camarillo Free Parenting Workshop As I sat through the 2008-2009 Monte Vista Middle School orientation this summer with two hundred-something other parents, some of us realized that the reality we have been dreading all summer long was finally here. Our elementary school children are about to enter a much larger school and carry the label "preteen" no matter how hard we try to keep them close to the nest. For years I have listened to parents talk about their unruly, defiant, out-of-control teenagers and preteens. The troubling and heartbreaking stories are the ones when the children are involved in drugs and alcohol abuse. I have watched families break up, and younger siblings suffer. No parent dreams such a life for their child.     Through the Monte Vista Middle School's orientation ...
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By Barry Shapiro
(Broker-Associate)
Find 349  Camarillo Homes for Sale - 6  New Real Estate Listings - 4 Price Reductions CAMARILLO MARKET TRENDS  6 Homes JUST LISTED Today in Camarillo* 643 Chapala Dr 3+2.5   1,467 sf   $342,500 597 Durango Ct 3+2 1,273 sf $342,500 959 Jay Ave 3+2 1,242 sf $343,000 1295 Palmer Ave 4+2.5 1,840 sf $351,000 84 La Suen Dr 4+4 2,626 sf $360,000 3131 Belair Ct 3+2 1,647 sf $365,000 ♦ Quick Stats ACTIVE Camarillo Homes for Sale Updated Daily ♦ Find 349 Camarillo Home listings, last updated Friday morning, August 28thAVERAGE ~ Price: $881,168 ~ Size: 2,581 sf ~ Days on Market: 112MEDIAN ~ Price: $599,000 ~ Size: 2,057 sf ~ Days on Market: 74Highest Priced Listing: $6,900,000 (750 Camino Tierra Santa )Lowest Priced Listing: $180,500 (771 Arneill Rd #43) ♦♦ Quick Stats SOLD Listings ♦♦Camarillo Me...
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By Mana Tulberg, Real Estate Agent - Camarillo CA
(805 County Real Estate)
  Home Improvment Stores in Camarillo   So you just bought a home in Camarillo, congratulations and may you build many happy memories in your new HOME. Being a home owner has its sweet and bitter moments. Nonetheless it is true what they say: there is no place like home, and you would probably do almost anything to protect and restore your home. As you are in the process of becoming a home owner you may hear from other home owners that for the next few months home repair stores are going to be your second home! You may even receive a few gift cards as a house warming gift from these types of stores. In Camarillo there are a few home improvement stores available for most of your home projects:   B & B Do it Center Located at 698 Mobile Ave. and open 7 days a week: Monday-Friday 6:30am-9:...
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By Barry Shapiro
(Broker-Associate)
Find 358  Camarillo Homes for Sale - 4  New Real Estate Listings - 5 Price Reductions  CAMARILLO MARKET TRENDS  4 New Homes JUST LISTED for Sale TODAY in Camarillo* 961 Barton Ave 3+2   1,030 sf   $399,900  1175 Lucero St 4+2 1,918 sf $528,753 1761 Dwight Ave 4+3 1,884 sf $565,000 10183 Churchman Ln 4+3 3,912 sf $1,450,000 ♦ Quick Stats ACTIVE Camarillo Homes for Sale Updated Daily ♦ Find 358 Camarillo Home listings, last updated Friday morning, August 22ndAVERAGE ~ Price: $877,122 ~ Size: 2,578 sf ~ Days on Market: 113MEDIAN ~ Price: $599,000 ~ Size: 2,067 sf ~ Days on Market: 78Highest Priced Listing: $6,900,000 (750 Camino Tierra Santa )Lowest Priced Listing: $222,900 (645 Arneill Rd ) ♦♦ Quick Stats SOLD Listings ♦♦Camarillo Median Home Sales Recorded in Jan 2006 - June  2008 Report...
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By Barry Shapiro
(Broker-Associate)
Find 357  Camarillo Homes for Sale - 6  New Real Estate Listings - 3 Price Reductions CAMARILLO MARKET TRENDS  6 New Homes JUST LISTED for Sale TODAY in Camarillo* 16173 Village 16 #16 2+2   1,070 sf   $264,500 16206 Village 16 2+2 1,070 sf $285,000 20208 Village 20 2+2 1,064 sf $279,000 6124 Village #6 3+2 1,498 sf $364,900 449 Avenida Valencia 4+3 2,026 sf $650,000 721 Mission Dr #2 3+3 unknown $799,000 ♦ Quick Stats ACTIVE Camarillo Homes for Sale Updated Daily ♦ Find 357 Camarillo Home listings, last updated Thursday morning, August 21 stAVERAGE ~ Price: $879,025 ~ Size: 2,580 sf ~ Days on Market: 114MEDIAN ~ Price: $599,500 ~ Size: 2,077 sf ~ Days on Market: 80Highest Priced Listing: $6,900,000 (750 Camino Tierra Santa )Lowest Priced Listing: $222,900 (645 Arneill Rd ) ♦♦ Quick St...
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By Mana Tulberg, Real Estate Agent - Camarillo CA
(805 County Real Estate)
  Things to do in Camarillo: Are you new to our city? Or maybe you are just visiting for a while and would like to know what one can do in this peaceful and beautiful southern California City of Camarillo?  The answer depends on what type of a person you are and what sort of activities you enjoy.  From the extremely active to the lover of leisure, Camarillo has something for everyone.   For the Art Lovers: Camarillo Art Center: A place to view the work of local artists. The Gallery section of Camarillo's Art Center is open only on Saturday and Sundays from 1:00pm - 4:00pm.               For the Readers: State of the Art Camarillo Public Library: A branch of Ventura County's Library, Camarillo's new library is a place of literacy wonders. With over 150 magazine subscriptions, audio books...
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By Hope Goss, Ventura Real Estate
(Ventura Property Shoppe)
Looking for something to do this week? Wednesday August 20, 7 p.m.Chat on Camarillo White HorsesThe Camarillo Ranch, 201 Camarillo Ranch RoadA chat night about the Camarillo White Horses, which have participated in the Tournament of Roses Parade, the 1936 opening of the Oakland Bay Bridge and the opening of the 1932 Olympic Games, amoung other events. A $5 donation is requested of those who attend.  For more information contact The Camarillo Ranch office at (805) 389-8182 or http://www.camarilloranch.org.Sunday August 23, 3 to 5 p.m.and every Sunday through August 31st.Summer Music SeriesCamarillo Premium Outlets, Food Court Patio, 740 E. Ventura Blvd.Summer Music Series presented by Coca-Cola, featuring a variety of local musicians. Music styles include flamenco, world and jazz. For mo...
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By Barry Shapiro
(Broker-Associate)
Find 359  Camarillo Homes for Sale - 4  New Real Estate Listings - No Price Reductions CAMARILLO MARKET TRENDS  4 New Homes JUST LISTED for Sale TODAY in Camarillo* 85 Maxine Dr 4+3   2,555 sf   $642,000 848 Sausalito Dr 5+5 2,216 sf $675,000 3852 Tiverton Dr 5+4.5 3,417 sf $895,000 2912 Patina Ct 5+5 3,980 sf $1,190,000 ♦ Quick Stats ACTIVE Camarillo Homes for Sale Updated Daily ♦ Find 359 Camarillo Home listings, last updated Monday morning, August 18thAVERAGE ~ Price: $875,673 ~ Size: 2,578 sf ~ Days on Market: 113MEDIAN ~ Price: $599,000 ~ Size: 2,057 sf ~ Days on Market: 79Highest Priced Listing: $4,600,000 (13306 Nightsky Dr)Lowest Priced Listing: $228,500 (Leisure Village 2+2) ♦♦ Quick Stats SOLD Listings ♦♦Camarillo Median Home Sales Recorded in Jan 2006 - June  2008 Reporting r...
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