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Kevin Schmidtchen

Realtor
Berkshire Hathaway
Home Services
1255 Coast Village
Suite 102B
Montecito, CA 93108
kevinschmidtchen@yahoo.com
Phone or Text

(805) 689-6877

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Rarey Available New Carpinteria Beach Home Listing – Concha Loma / Arbol Verde Area

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice New Listing:  5613 Calle Pacific, Carpinteria CA, 93013 Asking Price: $1,380,000 First Open: Wednesday August 10th, 10:00 to 1:00 and Sunday August 14th 2:00 to 4:30.   The Beach Life! Rarely available opportunity to own one of the few homes that has direct beach access right out the back yard to Jellybowl Beach, and Carpinteria Bluff trails. Situated in the last row of houses in the lovely seaside neighborhood of Concha Loma/Arbol Verde. Well cared for, light filled home with vaulted ceilings, wood floors and larger open living space. Mountain views, mature landscape and fruit... Continue Reading >

San Roque Mid Year Real Estate Market Update – Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice Here are some of the latest statistics for the real estate market here in the San Roque area here in Santa Barbara.  Overall the market for San Roque has been very robust the entire year, except for the last 6-8 weeks.  With the overall market in general flattening out, San Roque itself is starting to see price reductions and homes on the market longer than the norm. View All Current Active San Roque Real Estate & Homes for Sale [optima_express_toppicks id="144750" sortBy="pd" header="true" includeMap="true"] Further Reading: Santa Barbara Market Statistics San Roque Real... Continue Reading >

Oceanfront and Beachfront Real Estate for Santa Barbara, Montecito, Carpinteria and Hope Ranch CA.

Butterfly beach in Santa Barbara on a very calm day. The oceanfront along the Santa Barbara coastline is referred to as roughly the 20 miles that stretch from Goleta and Santa Barbara to Montecito and Carpinteria.  This entire coastline is blessed with some of the world's most scenic, clean and safe beaches, as well as some of the most spectacular estate properties.  As a surprise to many, most of our coast and beaches in the Santa Barbara area face south/southwest as opposed to the west, as most of the California beaches do.  This prominent south/southwest facing orientation along with the Santa Ynez coastal mountain... Continue Reading >

New San Roque Listing – 2949 Valencia Drive, Santa Barbara 93105

2949 Valencia Drive, Santa Barbara 93105 New Listing in San Roque Address: 2949 Valencia Drive, Santa Barbara CA 93105 Offered Price: $1,000,000 Open: Thursday 6/30 from 10:00 to 1:00 and Sunday 7/3 from 1:00 to 4:00 or by appt. Exceptionally well-cared for, remodeled, single level 3 bedroom 2 bath home located in Peabody School District. Well established neighborhood in San Roque, mountain views, mature landscape, great street, minutes to downtown and uptown Santa Barbara. Numerous upgrades including roof, a/c, heater, sewer lateral, windows, plumbing, electric, kitchen and more. View All Current Active San Roque Real Estate & Homes for Sale [optima_express_toppicks id="144750"... Continue Reading >

Wonderful Oak Park Cottage Style Home – New Listing 317 West Alamar – Santa Barbara CA

Oak Park - Cottage Style Home - 317 W. Alamar Location: Oak Park, West of State near Cottage Hospital - 317 W. Alamar Asking Price: $830,000 Formerly a dairy barn, this charming 2 story English Cottage sits in a park like setting. Nicely updated throughout, as well as low maintenance landscaping. 2 bedrooms, 2 full baths, plus loft/office, living room with fireplace and 3rd bonus room downstairs. Upstairs has vaulted ceilings with partially covered sitting deck with mountain views. Walking distance to Cottage Hospital, Oak Park, shops and restaurants. Located in the coveted Peabody School District. Continue Reading >

Stylish, Spanish, Serene and Peaceful Feeling Cathedral Pointe Community in Santa Barbara CA.

Cathedral Pointe Home Located on the corner of Foothill Road and Patterson Avenue, close to town, yet having a semi rural feel to it, Cathedral Pointe is a high quality built planned development that offers beautiful landscaping and a community with good open space.  Like many of our newer developments found here in Santa Barbara CA, Cathedral Pointe offers the home owner stylistic architectural features that include open floor plans with lots of light, walk-in closets, tile roofing, gourmet kitchens and fenced yards. Additionally, you find the much sought after high ceilings in all the homes. Depending on the individual... Continue Reading >

San Roque Real Estate – Santa Barbara 2016 1st Quarter Update

2949 Valencia Drive, Santa Barbara 93105 There has been a lot of real estate activity in San Roque here in Santa Barbara in the first several months of 2016. Sales have been very steady with a good amount of new inventory coming on every week. Currently there are: 8 active listings for sale ranging in price from $900,000 to $1.85 million. 15 homes pending sale / under contract ranging in price from $685,000 to $2 million. 22 closed sales since the beginning of the year ranging in price from $700,000 to $1.85 million. Here below are some informative statistics... Continue Reading >