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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

High End Luxury Montecito Real Estate Sales Continue Their Strong Pace

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice The very high end luxury real estate market here in Montecito is seeing a great deal of activity and sales here in the first part of the year.  This is in pretty stark comparison to the sales here in the last year(s). 2009 - 10 Total sales over $7.5 million 2010 - 14 Total sales over $7.5 million 2011 - 4 Total sales over $7.5 million In 2012, we have already seen 8 total closed sales over the first 5 months of the year, 5 of which have been over $15 million. Right now in our very high... Continue Reading >

Who Else Wants to Buy Into Montecito CA Real Estate?

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice I was not real surprised when I saw this latest chart of real estate values here in Montecito CA., but sometimes you do have to just sit back and be in awe.  The Pacific coastal gem that we know as Montecito CA continues to impress with ever increasing real estate values.  Framed by coastal mountains and gorgeous beaches, the lifestyle here in Montecito offers its residents wonderful cultural entertainment, plenty of outdoor recreational activities, fine dining, warm weather, ocean breezes, sunsets and an overall relaxed atmosphere. Montecito real estate is filled with grand... Continue Reading >

The Secret of Santa Barbara and Montecito CA Oceanfront Property and Estates

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice The American Riviera...or the California Gold Coast...   Many seductive names have been used and are used to describe the coastal area here in the Santa Barbara and Montecito CA area.  If you spend some time strolling the beaches and admiring the lucky few who live along the oceanfront, you will understand why many feel this area is one of the most desirable and sought after places to live and own real estate. Below is a descriptive list of the main beaches and the real estate values in these areas, stretching from Carpinteria in the... Continue Reading >