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Santa Barbara Market Report September 2020

By Simone Shomaker | Oct 21, 2020

As our Market Report shows, the upward trend began in June and has climbed steadily with September showing by far the highest number of sales and prices in a long time. The median sales price is up 15% and the number of sales is up compared to the same time last year. Pending sales for […]

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Santa Barbara Market Report August 2020

By Simone Shomaker | Sep 25, 2020

This past month the number of sales and prices in our area were extremely strong, reaching the highest numbers for many years. The month of August continued this upward trend fueled by the high-end market, where the number of sales has almost doubled. The forecast is for another very strong month for September. The more than […]

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Santa Barbara Market Report July 2020

By Simone Shomaker | Aug 27, 2020

Hi all! Simone Shomaker with Village Properties here. The numbers are in for July 2020. Keep scrolling for a snapshot of the market in the greater Santa Barbara Area. Market report brought to you courtesy of Village Properties. Write up by: Jackie Walters, Village Properties. License #00835438. If you have any questions please feel free […]

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How has COVID-19 impacted Santa Barbara real estate? 

By Simone Shomaker | Jul 29, 2020

How has COVID-19 impacted Santa Barbara real estate?  Are you or someone you know interested in buying or selling a property? Curious about how things have changed in real estate during the COVID-19 global pandemic or if now is a good time? Read on for some helpful information.   Is it safe? Like you, real […]

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Santa Barbara Market Report June 2020

By Simone Shomaker | Jul 28, 2020

The numbers are in for June 2020. Though these numbers show a decrease in sales from last year, sales have continued to increase month by month since the start of the pandemic, with June being the strongest month yet. Great news for sellers: Santa Barbara is experiencing an influx of buyers, both local and people […]

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Santa Barbara Market Report May 2020

By Simone Shomaker | Jul 28, 2020

I hope this May market report finds you and your loved ones healthy and happy. Over the month of May, the market demonstrated a spike in activity. This spike is driven by properties that have been re-listed after they fell out of escrow, or were taken off the market at the start of the pandemic. Read […]

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Santa Barbara Market Report April 2020

By Simone Shomaker | Jul 28, 2020

April’s numbers reflect a sharp drop in sales and listings due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite this, there is a silver lining. The median value of real estate in our area has remained constant. There has also been a surge of buyers looking for property, so if you are considering selling, now is a great […]

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Santa Barbara Market Report March 2020

By Simone Shomaker | Jul 28, 2020

The numbers are in for March 2020. Keep scrolling for a snapshot of the market in the greater Santa Barbara Area. Market report brought to you courtesy of Village Properties. If you have any questions please feel free to contact me! Market report brought to you courtesy of Simone Shomaker, Realtor. Simone Shomaker 805.455.7992 simone@villagesite.com […]

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