We are coming to the end of Summer and school starts up again very soon! August is one of the most beautiful months here in Santa Barbara and the Central Coast. The real estate market remains brisk â€“
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Most of the Realtors I chat with on a deep level confide they are not aggressive about working with FSBOs because they end up doing all of the work for half the money. Not saying that is right or wrong, just passing on what I have been told. Selling a home for what it is worth requires increasing the odds during the marketing process, cutting out a large segment of the buyer pool doesnâ€™t do this.
Thousands of closed real estate deals over decades and I can count on one hand the number of purchases that did not have at least one Realtor involved. My closing attorney told me they account for about 1% of her volume, way more than my percentage. However, she also told me that out of that total number 98% of those were between relatives. I thought that was very interesting. I have never heard anyone before break down a profile on a FSBO.
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For prospective homebuyers looking for Montecito Real Estate, here is the real estate market update. For these Montecito Birnam Wood real estate listings and other exclusive pocket listing opportunities
The coastal paradise of Montecito CA. seems to always find its place in the top 10 most expensive neighborhoods in the United States.Â It is not hard to argue with this based on the quality of life
In 2009, there were a total of 155 closed sales of single family homes and condos in Montecito CA.Â As of December 31st, 2009, there were 25 properties in Montecito that were pending sale (under contract).
Here and there I am proposed various questions from clients about the luxury market here in Montecito CA., such as where are the most famous homes located and/or what is the most expensive home to sell
For the first 6 months of 2009, there were 55 closed sales of single family homes and condos in Montecito CA.Â As of July 1st, 2009, there were 12 properties in Montecito that are pending sale (under
Montecito CA Real Estate - Year End Sales Statistics for 2008 I have summarized below an easy to look at brief outline of the overall Santa Barbara MLS statistics for both single family homes and condos