Kevin Schmidtchen

Village Properties

1250 Coast Village
Montecito, CA 93108
Phone or Text

(805) 689-6877

Montecito Real Estate Market Update 3rd Quarter 2014

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice Here are the latest real estate market statistics for the 3rd quarter 2014 for Montecito area.  As seen below, the average sales price has been very strong over the last year once again and continued to rise.  Overall the market feels that it finally has taken a break in the last few months but time will tell. Inventory continues to be lower than normal, but seems to fluctuate month to month. In the Montecito area homes need to be presented well, priced well and marketed well.  Please feel free to be in... Continue Reading >

What Does $3 Million Buy You Today in The Montecito Real Estate Market?

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice Every few months I try and give an update and snapshot of what $1 Million can buy you in Santa Barbara.  With the ups and downs of the market over the past 10 years, this has definitely varied each year and it is interesting to look at the comparisons. This week I am going to start doing the same, but specifically in Montecito.  Since Montecito tends to always be one of the top 10 real estate zip codes in the country, I am going to make the benchmark price point be $3... Continue Reading >