Goleta is a city in southern Santa Barbara County, California, US. It was incorporated as a city in 2002, after a long period as the largest unincorporated, populated area in the county.
Goleta has a bunch of great places where you can go and get groceries, offering a wide selection of products at competitive prices. If safety is your top priority, living in this city will ease your concerns. Bike riders are a special breed, and in Goleta you'll find plenty of friendly residents that are passionate about the biking experience.
Those purchasing homes in Goleta are likely to find that their neighbors are not the actual owners of the homes they are living in, making high tenant turnover very likely. A lot of the residents here have a college degree; in fact, many households have more than one degree between them.
Goleta's real estate market is picking up 20.9 percent by average listing price, year-over-year. Last year, the average listing price was $1,199,400 and rose to $1,449,918 in this year. Such a large surge is a positive trend for current homeowners and new buyers in the local area looking to profit from rapidly increasing property values. Meanwhile, the number of homes on the market declined marginally by 11.6 percent. Inventory reached 38 listings in this year, This locale is enhanced by the beautiful landscaping many of the homes in the area feature. Some of the homes in Goleta have been designed in a Mediterranean style, giving them a unique look and feel inside and out. A handful of homes in this city feature a gourmet kitchen, which will make cooking a pleasure whether or not you're at gourmet standard.