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 […]

VIVA LA FIESTA & New Listing

Posted on Aug 4, 2017
VIVA LA FIESTA & New Listing

VIVA LA FIESTA! That’s right it is Fiesta time in Santa Barbara and that means friends, music, celebration and amazing food. Take time this weekend to enjoy one of Santa Barbara’s most significant traditions. Visit the rodeo, dance to music at one of many venue’s, tour the Mission and dozens of other Fiesta options await. […]

New Listing at 709 Chelham Way

Posted on Jul 12, 2017
New Listing at 709 Chelham Way

Montecito and Santa Barbara Homes and Sheela Hunt present our new listing at 709 Chelham Way in Montecito priced at $1,950,000. This single level ranch style home sits on a prime 3/4 acre double lot, in a very private and peaceful location situated on a desirable part of Chelham Way, just a short distance to […]

Happy 4th Of July!

Posted on Jul 3, 2017
Happy 4th Of July!

“UPSIDE POTENTIAL IN MONTECITO” Originally published in the Montecito Journal, 06/17.   With average to lower than average inventory of available homes for sale in Montecito under $3,000,000, and with new listings trickling slowly into the system, one may find the need to look toward “fixer” opportunities, to find something that works to achieve their […]