jUST lISTED! 1929 MOUNTAIN AVE SANTA BARBARA, CA 93105

Escape to your own tropical oasis behind the lush hedges of this three bedroom, two bath contemporary California bungalow. Flawless landscaping, mountain views, and streamlined design combine to create an intimate and serene idyll in the heart of Santa Barbara. Inside, a fireplace divides the cozy living room from the sunken family room, made breezy and bright from a skylight and French doors. The extra-long galley kitchen overlooks the backyard and provides abundant storage. Hardwood floors add a chic touch to every room. Added to the home in 2016, the generous 520 square-foot master suite has a walk-in closet and a dreamy bathroom with custom Italian tile shower, crafted with the home’s modern aesthetic in mind. French doors open to a sunlit backyard dining patio in addition to a lawn, a garden bench, and an array of mature fruit trees – including a pomegranate tree! In front, a petite porch and private lawn area yield a tranquil space ideal for enjoying literature or watching the sunset.

OFFERED AT: $1,150,000

Downtown Santa Barbara is the true hub of the city. State Street, Santa Barbara’s main drag that divides the city east and west, is at the center of the downtown that stretches from Stearns Wharf to Uptown Santa Barbara. State Street is extremely walkable and is lined with some of the best shopping in Southern California, as well as many of the best restaurants in the city. Movie theatres, cafes, and business also line State Street and the city’s financial and arts districts are adjacent to the downtown area. The overall architecture is classic Spanish-style Santa Barbara, as well as traditional craftsman homes and historic Victorian homes. The Downtown area is home the the Museum of Contemporary Art, the historic El Paseo, and The Granada, Arlington, Lobero, and New Vic Theatres. There are beautiful parks, such as Alameda Park, and the local favorite, Alice Keck Park and Memorial Gardens. With many of the homes, condos and apartments being in short walking distance to all the downtown has to offer, it makes for a great community for young professionals and families alike.

Contact us today to learn more or to set up a showing!

Just Listed! 2175 HOLLY LANE SOLVANG, CA 93463

From the moment you drive up to this Solvang Gem, you will be impressed with its curb appeal. Beautiful and spacious, this remodeled 3 bedroom, 2 bath air-conditioned home features a large master bedroom and master bath with double sinks and a walk-in closet, and is separate from the other two bedrooms. Living room with vaulted ceilings, fireplace and walls of glass looking out to the beautiful fenced backyard with built-in bbq, mature trees and a expansive rear patio with pergola. Enjoy morning coffee on the front enclosed private patio off the dining room with covered pergola. Situated on a .27 acre parcel, this home of over 1800 sq. ft. is conveniently located to downtown Solvang, shopping and the hospital. A beautiful home in a great neighborhood!

Solvang, CA is the perfect area for relaxation and peacefulness. With more than 20 wine tasting rooms, Solvang is located in Santa Ynez which is regarded as one of the countries best wine districts. Despite the small local size of Solvang, you can find more than 35 local restaurants of different cultural descents. Solvang is known as the Danish town of California due to its beautiful structural influence from the Northern European style. You are only 132 miles North of Los Angeles and a 40 minute drive form beautiful Santa Barbara.

OFFERED AT: $695,000

OPEN TOMORROW 10AM-12PM

Just Listed! 918 N Nopal St Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Front View

Just Listed! Open Thursday 10-1pm & Sunday from 2-4pm! 918 N Nopal Street Santa Barbara, CA 93101.The pale yellow facade of this downtown storybook cottage gleams like a sunbeam amid the tropical blooms of summer. The property includes a 2 bed/1 bath main house and a detached garage that has been converted to a studio with full bath. The permit-ready garage conversion to an ADU with approved plans for a kitchenette is ready at the SB City Building Department and includes plans. The inviting exterior of the lovingly maintained home is garnished with abundant garden greenery while the intimate interior has hardwood floors, remodeled kitchen and bath, and a cozy niche at every turn. The dining room and kitchen open to an ivy-trimmed deck beyond which an al fresco dining area, charming pergola, and Riviera views add to the allure of the verdant backyard. The property sits on a corner lot and is fully fenced for maximum privacy. Centrally located near downtown and the SB County Bowl.

Offered At: $889,000

SB & SYV Real Estate Market Stats + Latest Montecito Stats & Trends

Welcome to Summer!  We hope you are enjoying your time & hopefully going on some planned vacations or just staying close to home enjoying life and your family.  The real estate market is still active for both buyers and sellers, however in both Santa Barbara and the Santa Ynez Valley we are starting to see some small changes.  While homes that are priced correctly are selling, they are staying on the market a little longer than before. An increased numbe of homes are coming on the market which is allowing buyers more choices, but with the rise in interest rates and the property tax write-off being capped at $10,000, buyers are starting to be a little more cautious.  This month our real estate update includes a section on Montecito. Each quarter we will provide you with an update on Montecito, which also includes comparisons of quarterly activity and comparison with 2017 statistics. It will be interesting to continue following up on the market as we go through 2018. As always, if we can be of any service to you or if you know anyone (friends, relatives, co-workers, etc.), we hope you will consider us. 

Just Sold!

 

4775 Chandler St Santa Barbara, CA 93110

We are happy to announce the sale of this great home! We represented both the Buyer & Seller of this 4 bedroom 2 bath home conveniently located to Shopping, Hollister Elementary School and San Marcos High School. Sold For: $770,000.

10 La Cumbre Circle Santa Barbara, CA 93105

We are happy to announce the sale of this lovely home. We represented the buyers of this great Santa Barbara property, 10 La Cumbre Circle is a single-level 3BR/2BA townhome that lives like a single-family home. With over 1,200 sq. ft., this PUD has new carpet, paint, smooth ceilings and updated landscaping. Sold For: $753,000. 

Current Offerings:

444 Rosario Drive Santa Barbara, CA 93110

Open Sunday 7/22 from 1-4pm! A tree-lined drive in the sought-after Hope School neighborhood adds to the magical setting of this 3 bedroom, 2 bath retreat. The 0.18-acre property has all the delights of California living against a backdrop of mountains and blue sky. A fully-fenced backyard flanked with persimmon and orange trees surrounds a wraparound pergola-covered veranda, offering privacy and mountain views. In front, a large driveway leads to the two-car garage, and a sun-bathed brick porch yields a scenic escape.  At nearly 1,400 square feet, the charming cottage provides comfortable quarters for a variety of households; inside, the circular floor plan includes a sunny kitchen, formal dining area and central living room with fireplace. A newer roof, exterior and interior paint, and backyard rock retaining wall are among the recent upgrades. 

Now Offered At: $950,000

Open: Sunday, July 22nd: 1-4pm

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1043 Ladan Drive Solvang, CA 93463

Meticulously maintained and remodeled to perfection in 2008, this private and majestic countryside estate of approximately 5,300 square feet offers 4 bedrooms and 5 baths on nearly 8 acres in the prestigious Regency Hills neighborhood overlooking the rich landscape of Santa Ynez Valley wine country.

 

 

2753 Gypsy Canyon Rd, CA 93436

Become a part of winemaking history, and learn the incredible story of Gypsy Canyon Winery. Nestled along the rolling hills of the prestigious Santa Rita Hills AVA, Gypsy Canyon Winery awaits a new proprietor who will honor its enduring legacy. The property includes an exquisitely restored 2BD2/BA farmhouse, a detached 1BD casita; a remarkable finished ”barn” and a saltwater pool/spa. Unparalleled privacy coupled with enchanting vistas complete the excellence offered in this rare opportunity to own one of the Valley’s most treasured historic vineyards.

Santa Barbara & Montecito Real Estate Roundup

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Thank you,

Randy & Kellie