Easily transform your home’s décor from fall to winter

Posted on Nov 27, 2013

The holidays are rapidly approaching and homes throughout the southern California area are starting to be decorated for the fall. Then it will not be long before those fall decorations are transformed into winter decorations. Depending upon your decorating preferences, you can choose to completely change out decorations between seasons or work to find a […]

Understand Home Sale Stats In Southern California

Posted on Nov 20, 2013

Home sale stats are released around the country on a regular basis. They are most often broken down by ZIP code to provide you with a very location-centric glimpse as to the real estate market. This will allow you to see what the average home for sale is selling for and how it compares to […]

High-End Market Movement In Southern California Is Attributed To The Younger Crowd

Posted on Nov 15, 2013

The real estate market has suffered significantly over the past several years, especially around Southern California in areas like Montecito and Santa Barbara. However, there is a lot of movement in the high-end real estate market and this is not because of the baby boomers.   While the baby boomers do make up a majority […]

Reasons Why It’s Still a Prime Time To Buy a Home

Posted on Nov 11, 2013

Yes, home prices are increasing around the country. Southern California is no exception. Real estate values in Santa Barbara, Montecito and around the region are increasing–sometimes, dramatically at over 50 percent–when compared to the mild rebound in 2012. Yet, there are still numerous good reasons to buy a home now. Here are some of the […]

Luxury Real Estate Financial Dreams

Posted on Nov 6, 2013

Southern California is known for its luxury real estate.  Particularly revered are the affluent communities of Montecito and Santa Barbara. Both are considered prestigious areas with majestic homes.  Montecito rests within nature’s best scenery; it rests between substantial mountains and the serene beach. Santa Barbara offers even more diversity with its oceanfront property, neighborhoods in […]

Interest Rate Fallback Provides a Momentary Opportunity for Buyers and Owners

Posted on Nov 1, 2013

For the last two months, real estate mortgage interest rates have been in a slow free fall from their highs of 4.65% for a 30-year fixed rate in June. The rates shot up dramatically when the Federal Reserve made it clear that there would be an end soon to its support of the market. However, […]