Local Market Statistics

2018 mid-year statistical review and 2017 recap

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Published July 2018 In January or February of every year, I send out a newsletter to my clients and friends that recaps the prior year’s real estate market and statistics. Early in 2017, as you all know, we were all dealing with the tragedy and devastating losses of the Thomas Fire and the debris flow that severely impacted Montecito and Carpinteria, and...

2016 Real Estate Year-End Review

2016 Real Estate Year-End Review

2016 REAL ESTATE YEAR-END REVIEW Most of us would agree that 2016 was a dramatic and eventful year. It might be a bit reassuring to know that for local real estate, 2016 was a fairly normal and calm year. Refreshingly, we didn’t have many surprises. There were almost no foreclosures or distressed sales (just 0.9% of total sales), and our median...