Archive | Santa Barbara Properties Market outlook

Santa Barara real estates market year end totals in Santa Barbara estate market sales defy weaker markets

Continued strength in Santa Barbara estate sales bolsters entire Santa Barbara real estate marketplace. New stimulus should add additional strength. Here are the totals for estate market sales in the Santa Barbara properties market. Estate areas of Montecito properties and Hope Ranch propertirs sold, are combined to give an accurate overall snap shot of Santa Barbara estates […]

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Santa Barbara Real Estate strengthens with conforming loan rates raised to $729,750 from $417,000

The strength of the Santa Barbara real estate market, just got even stronger. There has been a recent dramatic activity increase in the last few weeks in the Santa Barbara real estate marketplace. It is now further bolstered where needed most, in the weakest segment of that market, properties below $1 million. We feel confident that […]

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Santa Barbara Real Estate Continues to Prosper while other markets soften.

As a 17 year career veteran in the Santa Barbara real estate market, Demographics, Slow Growth Development, Geography and Climate are an irresistible draw to paradise.  We are asked constantly by locals and visitors alike: How do Santa Barbara Real estate values continue their solid growth, even while other markets fluctuate. The answer is really […]

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Santa Barbara real estate market outlook and opinion of future values

The major media and financial news press did there job to sell copy. It has induced fear among Americans about potential recession possibilities that are now almost self fulfilled by that fear.   A real estate market author, David Reed, mentioned recently that he read a headline claiming that inflation is at its highest point for the last […]

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Santa Barbara. $50 Million Montecito beach front property, The Miramar Hotel and resort sees yet another delay

 Premier Montecito beach front property resort and hotel is a Santa Barbara property jewel that has been mired again in bureaucratic red tape Rick Caruso, the new owner and developer of the signature Montecito beach property Miramar Hotel says he’s redesigned the plan for the Santa Barbara beach front Miramar Beach Resort and going back […]

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Santa Barbara Area real estate values continue solid gains over national market

Santa Barbara Real Estate market mid year forecast by Economist Mark Schniepp, director of the California Economic Forecast Economist Mark Schniepp who is the director of the California Forecast provided his Mid Year Economic Forecast on Santa Barbara area real estate yesterday.  Highlights of his speech are provided for your review.   The National Picture "This coming […]

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