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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

Santa Barbara Real Estate Seriously Rebounding – Recent Forbes.com article

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice Here is a new article just published this last week online at forbes.com by Ken Harney. "It’s probably no surprise that roller-coaster real estate markets like Phoenix and Miami are in roaring rebound mode this year, but Santa Barbara? Who knew? Sometimes called the “American Riviera” for its red tile-roofed estates overlooking the Pacific, year-round great climate, active cultural life and its movie star residents, Santa Barbara took a significant though little publicized hit during the real estate bust, with median home list prices plunging from $1,667,500 in September 2007 to $649,000... Continue Reading >

Summer Art, Festivals and Culture in Santa Barbara CA!!!

Santa Barbara Real Estate Voice One of the amazing luxuries of living in Santa Barbara is the amount of culture and art that exists here.  As the summer approaches for 2008, I wanted to point out a few of my favorite cultural highlights that I think should not be missed. Music Acadamy of the West is a wonderful venue to see live orchestra and intimate concerts.  The Music Academy of the West has been recognized "as one of the world's preeminent summer music programs for gifted pre-professional classical musicians."  Their festivities kick off June 23rd. The Lobero is a great... Continue Reading >