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Homes for sale on the Riviera

The Riviera is an enchanting neighborhood of lush greenery set upon a steep canyon ridge just north of downtown Santa Barbara and west of Montecito.  The setting here exemplifies European-style charm, with its narrow, winding roads and an abundance of hand laid stonework.  Reminiscent of the Mediterranean coast, this area is, after all, the reason Santa Barbara is known as the American Riviera.

Homes on the Riviera feature spectacular, all-encompassing views of Santa Barbara, looking down upon beautiful downtown and beyond to the Pacific Ocean and Channel Islands.  Architecture styles range from traditional Spanish Colonial to Modern and Contemporary, but because the views are so desirable, lots tend to be more modestly sized.


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A recent study of more than 7 million home sales over the past four years revealed that the season in which a home is listed may be able to shed some light on the likelihood that the home will sell for more than asking price, as well as how quickly the sale will close. It’s no surprise that listing a home for sale during the spring saw the largest return, as the spring is traditionally the ...