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Enjoy Solana's spectacular ocean views

29 Aug 2012
Spanning 11.2 knoll-top acres, Solana features spectacular views that stretch from the entire Montecito Valley past Santa Barbara’s beaches, the picturesque harbor and south to the Channel Islands. Its views are simply amazing - from the valley to the east, the ocean to the south and west and the colorful mountain to the north, inspiration i Read More

The top three tips for developing a modern bathroom in your Santa Barbara home

27 Aug 2012
After you purchase a Santa Barbara home, you might want to decorate your bathroom to give it a sleek, stylish look. There is a variety of design options available, and the ideal accessories can suit any homeowner's tastes. JustLuxe recently named some of the top design trends for bathrooms in high-end homes. Consider the following options when Read More

Annual festival brings a variety of bouillabaisse offerings to Santa Barbara residents

15 Aug 2012
Bouillabaisse is a soup or stew made with a variety of fish, and Santa Barbara residents can get their fill at the Annual Bouillabaisse Festival. This year's event will take place August 26, delivering a delicious culinary experience at Brander Vineyard. A tasty bouillabaisse often contains at least five kinds of fish, blending a mix of flavor Read More

Santa Barbara housing market heats up during summer

6 Aug 2012
Santa Barbara is sizzling this month, as The Weather Channel notes that August is typically the warmest in this city. However, that's far from the only reason why the metro is heating up. In fact, Forbes recently ranked this metro number seven on its list of sizzling summer housing markets. The publication examined several factors in developin Read More

Old Spanish Days Fiesta gives Santa Barbara residents plenty of reasons to celebrate

1 Aug 2012
Check out the annual Old Spanish Days Fiesta in Santa Barbara to embrace the city's rich culture and traditions. The city will host the 88th annual event from August 1, 2012, to August 5, 2012, and the fiesta promises to be a fun-filled time for residents of all ages. This festival celebrates the Rancho Period of Santa Barbara's history, l Read More