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NEW LISTING ~ FIRST OPEN HOUSE ~ SUNDAY FEB 4 12:00-3:00

            4577 CAMINO DEL MIRASOL, SANTA BARBARA, CA 93110 The canvas of decorators’ dreams, this 3-bedroom 2.5-bath home of 2,861 square feet enjoys an idyllic location within a luxury enclave of the Mountain View School district in Rancho San Antonio Estates. At the core of the comfortable floor plan, a Read More »

Exquisite Minimalistic Modern ~ Coming Soon!

To Preview or Schedule a Private Showing, please call/text Bryan R. Uhrig @ 805 331-3191 / Bryan@BryanUhrig.com

NEW LISTING ~ Restored Romantic 1930’s Spanish

Easy to Show ~ Showings by Appointment – Call / Text Bryan @ 805 331-3191             Prepare to be mesmerized by the Old World ambiance and vintage detail of this fully restored 2-bedroom 1930s Spanish treasure in the vibrant Upper Westside hills. Rustic character radiates thru numerous period reproductions — Read More »

Why Are So Few Homes for Sale?

              There is no doubt that the largest challenge in today’s housing market is a lack of housing inventory for sale. This challenge has been defined as an “overwhelming lack of supply,” and even a “straight up inventory crisis.” First American just released the results of a survey which sheds light on the reasons for the current Read More »

Homeowner’s Net Worth Is Still Greater Than a Renter’s

                Every three years, the Federal Reserve conducts their Survey of Consumer Finances in which they collect data across all economic and social groups. The latest survey, which includes data from 2010-2013, reports that a homeowner’s net worth is 36 times greater than that of a renter ($194,500 vs. $5,400).  The latest survey data, Read More »

SOLD ~ Forte Ranch Condo – Santa Barbara, CA

4578 Gerona Way, Santa Barbara CA 93110 ~ Offered at $799,00   Serenity in Santa Barbara! A rarely available upstairs unit in the secluded, yet centrally located, Forte Ranch neighborhood. The naturally well-lit condo’s impressive vaulted ceilings complement the spacious great room to create an overwhelming sense of openness, while the patio serves as a perfect Read More »

Renting or Buying… Either Way You’re Paying a Mortgage

              There are some people who have not purchased homes because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize that, unless you are living with your parents rent-free, you are paying a mortgage – either yours or your landlord’s. As Entrepreneur Magazine, a premier source for small Read More »

Millionaire to Millennials: Buy Now!

                  Self-made millionaire David Bach was quoted in a CNBC article explaining that “the single biggest mistake millennials are making” is not purchasing a home because buying real estate is “an escalator to wealth.” Bach went on to explain: “If millennials don’t buy a home, their chances of actually having any wealth in Read More »

Congratulations to our Award-Winning Santa Barbara County Offices

They’re No. 1 for 2016 in our company, and No. 2 in our national network             Our Santa Barbara County offices are big winners at ther Southern California and national levels. They recently captured two impressive honors: No. 1 among all of our Southern California offices No. 2 nationwide among Read More »

Home Prices Up 6.15% Across the Country!

  Some Highlights: The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) recently released their latest Quarterly Home Price Index report. In the report, home prices are compared both regionally and by state. Based on the latest numbers, if you plan on relocating to another state, waiting to move may end up costing you more! Alaska, Delaware, West Virginia & Wyoming were Read More »