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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

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 >

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 >

San Roque Real Estate Year End Review 2015 – Santa Barbara

Peabody School in San Roque San Roque Year In Review Overall there was a 12.8% increase in the median sold price for San Roque in 2105.  The median sold price was $1.1 million. The lowest sale was $725,000 and the highest sale was $1.975 million. San Roque homes sold for an average of $9 more per sqft. than in 2014.  The average was $700 per sqft., the lowest sale was at $423 per sqft., and the highest was at $1,141 per sqft. San Roque homes in 2015 were on the market for an average of 17... Continue Reading >

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

Sungate Ranch 1 For the majority of younger families, school district is one of the key important criteria when looking at real estate.  The Mountain View School has become over the years one of the most sought after elementary schools in our town.  The local opinion of Mountain View School is almost across the board very very positive.  Here is the current review by GreatSchools.org. Mountain View School Mountain View is a kindergarten through sixth grade public elementary school located in Goleta/Santa Barbara, California, serving approximately 340 students.  All Mountain View School teachers are fully credentialed. Class sizes are... Continue Reading >

Winchester Commons Community in Goleta CA.

Winchester Commons sign 1 Winchester Commons is a peaceful, quiet feeling planned community located at the far north end of Goleta that was developed between 1996 and 1998.  It is a community of 147 units, with a mix of Mediterranean style single family homes and town homes. All homes have a light tan colored stucco exterior finish, open floor plans with high ceilings, fireplaces, quality finishes and good access to outside space. The larger homes in the community have 4 bedrooms with 3 baths and tend to be around the 2700 - 2900 sqft. range with lot... Continue Reading >