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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

Seller’s Resources & Advice

Top 5 Real Estate Sales in Samarkand, Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice The Samarkand neighborhood of Santa Barbara encompasses a wonderful stretch of homes located between Las Positas (Santa Barbara Municipal Golf Course), State Street, De La Vina, Oak Park, and the freeway.  Most locals associate the Samarkand area with being a quiet place to live that features pride of ownership homes, beautifully maintained streets and no overhead utilities/power lines. Samarkand also gives off a vibe of a safe and tight- knit community located within walking distance to some wonderful dining options such as Via Maestra, Los Agaves, and Renaud's. With regards to real estate, I have gone... Continue Reading >

Mission Canyon Top 5 Highest Real Estate Sales – Santa Barbara CA

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice Mission Canyon as a place to live here in Santa Barbara is full of character and charm.  This likely stems at least partially from the combination of the community’s eclectic mix of residential styles, mountain and ocean views, narrow curving and winding roads without curbs, sidewalks, or traffic lights. Mission Canyon has a true historical feel to it here in Santa Barbara with several visible stone walls, bridges, and treasured archaeological features.  Mission Canyon is also home to the cherished Santa Barbara Botanic Garden and Rocky Nook Park. With regards to real estate, Mission Canyon is... Continue Reading >

Real Estate & Homes For Sale In The Roosevelt School District – Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice For the majority of younger families, school district is one of the key important criteria when looking at real estate here in Santa Barbara.  The Roosevelt School has become over the years a sought after elementary schools in our town, located in the prestigious Upper East neighborhood near The Santa Barbara Mission.  The local opinion of Roosevelt School is almost across the board very positive.  Here is the current review by GreatSchools.org. Roosevelt School "WELCOME TO ROOSEVELT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Our strong community of teachers, parents, and staff make Roosevelt a wonderful place for children to learn and grow. Together, we... Continue Reading >

Rarely 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 >

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 >

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 >

Vieja Gardens Community in Santa Barbara CA

Vieja Gardens Santa Barbara Vieja Gardens is a rather peaceful, quiet feeling planned community located next to the More Mesa Bluffs here in Santa Barbara CA.  The community was developed in 1971-1973 and features a total of 108 units, with a mixture of 3 bedroom and 2 bedroom town home style condos. The 3 bedroom units are roughly 1250 - 1385 sqft. with 2 baths and an attached 2 car garage. The 2 bedroom units are roughly 1050 - 1150 sqft. with 2 baths and an attached 2 car garage. All town homes have interior laundry, high ceilings and good... Continue Reading >