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Why List With Us?

Over 75% of the homes that have sold in Montecito during the past year were on our list of BEST BUYS. If you want your home to sell, you stand a much better chance if your home has been priced to make our "list". For a free pricing evaluation and listing consultation, contact us!

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Why Buy Through Us

As we are experts in pricing properties for sale, that expertise also works in determining property values for buyers. Whether you want an ocean view home on multiple acres, a beach front condo, or a smaller family home near a good school, whatever your real estate needs are, we can show you the value in each property listing.

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MAY SALES SUMMARY & MONTECITO POOL HOMES

Posted on Jun 8, 2018
MAY SALES SUMMARY & MONTECITO POOL HOMES

REAL ESTATE By: Mark Ashton Hunt Originally published in the Montecito Journal, 06/07/18   MAY SALES SUMMARY & MONTECITO POOL HOMES I am pleased to report that in May of 2018, there were 15 homes that closed escrow (sold/changed owners) in Montecito, according to the Multiple Listing Service (MLS). This is up considerably from just […]

REAL ESTATE UPDATE FEATURING OCEAN VIEW HOMES

Posted on May 31, 2018
REAL ESTATE UPDATE FEATURING OCEAN VIEW HOMES

MONTECITO, CALIFORNIA REAL ESTATE & BEST BUYS BY: Mark Ashton Hunt As originally published in the Montecito Journal – May 24, 2018 — REAL ESTATE UPDATE FEATURING OCEAN VIEW HOMES As the local climate starts to shift into something resembling a mid-season, pre-summer pattern, (both with the weather and with Real Estate sales), we can […]

APRIL MONTECITO REAL ESTATE UPDATE

Posted on May 3, 2018

APRIL MONTECITO REAL ESTATE UPDATE Originally published in the Montecito Journal, May 2, 2018. Brought to you by: Mark and Sheela Hunt The Montecito community continues to move forward in repairing, rebuilding and healing after the damage caused by the debris flows of January 9th. As an example, today, (as I write this 4/29), a […]

A LOOK AT RECENT MONTECITO HOME SALES

Posted on Apr 13, 2018
A LOOK AT RECENT MONTECITO HOME SALES

REAL ESTATE BY: Mark Ashton Hunt   April, 2018  A LOOK AT RECENT MONTECITO HOME SALES (post debris flow) *Originally published in the Montecito Journal, week of April 11, 2018 There is familiar question being asked of Real Estate agents in Montecito… “How is the Montecito Real Estate market doing after the fires and mudslides?” […]

REGROUP AND REMEMBER

Posted on Feb 28, 2018

REAL ESTATE By Mark Ashton Hunt I must say that the events of the past few months sort of slid right past me, both emotionally and literally. I remained stoic as we got past the fires, they stopped the flames 6 houses up the hill from me. We moved back in, sort of. And then […]

ESTATE PROPERTIES UNDER $5,000,000

Posted on Nov 8, 2017
ESTATE PROPERTIES UNDER $5,000,000

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED in the Montecito Journal October, 2017. REAL ESTATE By: Mark Ashton Hunt ESTATE PROPERTIES UNDER $5,000,000 This year so far, home sales in Montecito have remained relatively on track with the past few years, (some years had more sales, some years had fewer), and the average and median sales prices for Montecito remain […]

Name Dropping Estates

Posted on Aug 22, 2017
Name Dropping Estates

REAL ESTATE By Mark Ashton Hunt (originally published in the Montecito Journal, 8/17/17) At this moment, there are only a handful of homes on the market that are promoted, based on the architect who designed the home. Plunkett, Craig, Sauter, Cramer, names that if you research, one will discover that many of these architect and […]