Tag Archives | Hope Ranch real estate

Santa Barbara Oceanfront Homes Update

Santa Barbara is world renowned for its gorgeous coastline and stunning beaches as well as its luxury real estate. Santa Barbara has an extremely limited number of homes directly on the beach or on the bluff top thus making those lucky enough to own them part of a truly exclusive group. There are just 28 […]

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Estate in Hope Ranch

Santa Barbara, Montecito, and Hope Ranch have some of the finest examples of George Washington Smith architecture as he spent many years living in the Montecito area. Born Feb 22, 1876  George Washington Smith was raised in Philadelphia & studied painting at Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts.  Later Smith attended Harvard University to study architecture. […]

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Santa Barbara Real Estate and the Santa Barbara International Film Festival

The Santa Barbara International Film Festival 2009 (SBIFF) runs in Santa Barbara, California from January 22 through February 1. Along with its idyllic Mediterranean climate and setting, the SBIFF has put Santa Barbara, California on the map, providing notoriety to Santa Barbara as a resort destination. Even through today’s market conditions, Santa Barbara view, oceanfront and […]

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Santa Barbara ocean front for sale offers spectacular Hope Ranch ocean front estate rarely available

Here is a current list of Santa Barbara ocean front properties for sale in the Santa Barbara real estate market. The Santa Barbara ocean front areas range from Rincon Beach( great surfing) to Sandyland and Sandy Cove in the Carpinteria area up to Padaro Lane and Finney Lane in Summerland with sandy beaches to enjoy […]

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Santa Barbara real estate market forecast stable and poised for strong surge in 2009

On September 18, 2008, Dr. Mark Schneipp, Economist of the California Economic Forecast made his annual presentation on the Santa Barbara County Real Estate & Economic Update. Here are the salient points in Dr. Schneipps forecast:   In Santa Barbara Real estate for sale, prices will stabilize in 1st Quarter 2009 with substantial accelerating growth in 2009  […]

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Hope Ranch real estate Santa Barbara estates properties, an exquisite George Washington Smith masterpiece.

Value Priced at a comparable bargain, this irrepalcable masterpiece is truely priceless, yet offers a tremedous value at $29.8 million An impeccable restoration of an historic George Washinton Smith jewel. This extremely rare Hope Ranch estate for sale is the most spectacular property currently offered on the market. Nothing available in the Santa Barbara area has […]

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Hope Ranch real estate, Santa Barbara estates paradise, offers 19 of the finest estate properties in Santa Barbara luxury

Below is a list of 19 Hope Ranch properties for sale currently available. All are witnin Hope Ranch and have the associated amenities, such as Hope Ranch private beach, horse trails, country club etc. Most of the amenities provided only to Hope Ranch inhabitants, began the 1930’s. They included cabanas at the exclusive Hope Ranch […]

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Santa Barbara real estate market has bottomed. Over built and inland areas need a little more time.

Is the Real Estate market bottom already in? Many real estate experts as well Wall Street analysts seem to think so. As we know, real estate markets are a local event. Many experts now think Southern California’s coastal areas may be at their bottom. Inland areas, generally more over built in the last few years, may take a […]

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Santa Barbara real estate market should benefit from B of A, Countrywide merger

The following is a email we received from Don Dishion, senior loan consultant, and long time mortgage advisor which we wanted to post as it provides insight into the current home mortgage market here in the Santa Barbara real estate market place.  To search current Santa Barbara properties available, use this customizable search to fit you needs. To […]

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