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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 economic forecast to be “boringly steady” according to Bill Watkins, director of UCSB Economic Forecast Project

Bill Watkins presented his yearly report and forecast, number 28 in consecutive years running, before about 600 people in the Lobero Theatre, Thursday April 17, 2008. "Things look boringly steady on the South Coast," he said, in due mostly to the Santa Barbara area tourism industry, which appears to be doing well and adding jobs. […]

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