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Kevin Schmidtchen

Realtor
Sotheby's International Realty

1436 State Street

Santa Barbara, CA 93101

[email protected]

Phone or Text

(805) 689-6877

Market Statistics / Updates

Goleta Real Estate 2010 Year End Sales – Single Family Homes Year End Stats

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice Here are the overall final year end statistics for single family homes sales in Goleta for 2010.  1) Overall there were a total of 252 Closed Sales (reported by the Santa Barbara & Goleta MLS) of single family homes. 2) These 252 sales are almost identical to 2009 where we had a total of 249 Closed Sales of single family homes in Goleta. 3) The lowest sale was a Short Sale fixer located at 97 Nectarine Avenue, Goleta, CA 93117 that sold for $270,000. 4) The highest sale was a 570 acre coastal... Continue Reading >

Sotheby’s Int’l Realty Santa Barbara CA #1 in Sales Volume for 2010

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice As everyone knows, the real estate market has been tough for everyone from every angle for the last 2-3 years.  Here in Santa Barbara it is no different for both home owners as well as the many agents themselves that are struggling with their business. Even with all the negative news and events, I am proud to be a part of Sotheby's Int'l Real Estate here in Santa Barbara that has managed to have a pretty stellar year and ranks overall #1.  Total sales volume for 2010 was $824 Million, the... Continue Reading >

November 2010 Cort Reports Santa Barbara CA – Goleta, Carpinteria, Summerland

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice Here are the latest Cort reports for sales here in the Santa Barbara area for the month of November 2010 for Goleta, Carpinteria and Summerland. Further Reading: Sotheby's Int'l Realty - Santa Barbara and Montecito Is My Realtor a Santa Barbara Neighborhood Specialist? Articles on Luxury Real Estate Articles on The Oceanfront Areas Articles for Foreign Buyers/Sellers Sotheby's Int'l Realty Tops in Sales 2010 For information on Real Estate here in Santa Barbara, Montecito and/or our surrounding areas, as well as any other aspects of life in our area, please don’t hesitate to contact Kevin Schmidtchen at Sotheby’s... Continue Reading >

November 2010 Cort Reports Santa Barbara, Montecito and Hope Ranch

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice Here are the latest Cort reports for sales here in the Santa Barbara area for the month of November 2010 for Santa Barbara proper, Montecito and Hope Ranch. Further Reading: Sotheby's Int'l Realty - Santa Barbara and Montecito Is My Realtor a Santa Barbara Neighborhood Specialist? Articles on Luxury Real Estate Articles on The Oceanfront Areas Articles for Foreign Buyers/Sellers Sotheby's Int'l Realty Tops in Sales 2010 For information on Real Estate here in Santa Barbara, Montecito and/or our surrounding areas, as well as any other aspects of life in our area, please don’t hesitate to contact Kevin... Continue Reading >

Montecito Real Estate Update – Pulse of The Market $2.5 to $4 Million

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice As the overall market prices have fallen in the last 2 years, the heart of the Montecito Real Estate market is once again around the $2 to $4 million price point.  Currently I am working with 4 sets of clients that are looking in this price range and so I thought I would give a quick update as to where it feels that we are at. In a quick word...slow.  Year to date there have only been 15 sales in this price point from $2.5 to $4 million.  Currently there are... Continue Reading >

Sothebys Int’l Realty in Santa Barbara is Tops in Sales Volume – 2010

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice Luxury real estate firm Sotheby’s International Realty, Inc., ranked as the leading Santa Barbara County real estate company by sales volume year to date, executives of the firm announced today. According to data from the Santa Barbara Multiple Listing Service, Sotheby’s International Realty’s total residential real estate sales volume in Santa Barbara and Montecito was approximately $540 million from January 1, 2010 to August 26, 2010, with $291 million in list sides and $249 million in buyer’s sides. Sotheby’s International Realty represented 27% of the MLS’s sales volume with an average sales... Continue Reading >

Santa Barbara Real Estate Statistics for July 2010

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice Here is a quick summary glance at some real estate statistics for July 2010. Further Reading: Santa Barbara Market Statistics Santa Barbara Photo Tour Buyer's Resources for the Santa Barbara area Seller's Resources for the Santa Barbara area For information on Real Estate here in Santa Barbara, Montecito and/or our surrounding areas, as well as any other aspects of life in our area, please don’t hesitate to contact Kevin Schmidtchen at Sotheby’s Int’l Realty. Thank you for reading.  I hope you find Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice informative. Please feel free to contact... Continue Reading >