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Feb 12018

7 Tips to Create a Happy Home

What makes a happy home? I saw this video of Reese Witherspoon giving her personal tips on creating a happy home and it got me thinking about the topic. Consider this: just as you can affect your environment, your environment can affect you. Therefo...

Jun 202017

Jeff Bridges Sells His Montecito Estate

Santa Barbara resident Jeff Bridges, sold his Italian-inspired 19.5-acre Montecito estate recently. The well-known actor first listed the incredible property two years ago after purchasing it in 1994. The original price was $30 million. A  lucky buy...

Mar 302017

Ellen DeGeneres Lists Her Majestic Montecito Villa

Own the Huge Italian Style House With Breathtaking Views Television powerhouse and high-end house-flipper extraordinaire Ellen DeGeneres and her wife, actress Portia de Rossi, have put their 1930s Majestic Montecito Villa on the market for $45 mill...

Jan 122016

Infamous Playboy Mansion for Sale

  Just a couple hours south of Montecito sits the infamous Playboy Mansion that is on the market for more than $200 million. According to TMZ, the Holmby Hills estate, designed by Arthur Kelly in 1927, sits on 6 acres, an entire lot of...

Sep 282015

Frank Lloyd Wright in Santa Barbara

Besides the amazing Frank Lloyd Wright Structures in Los Angeles and Frank Lloyd Wright Structures in San Francisco, the world-renown architect built several other structures in California, including right here in Santa Barbara. Take the George C....

Jun 262015

Scarface House in Montecito: Selling Price Reduced Significantly

In a previous blog, "House From Scarface Hits the Market In Montecito," I shared how $35M could buy you one of the area's most celebrated residences: the Scarface house. Now you can purchase the mansion, one of only five houses designed by renowned A...

Mar 32015

Tips on decorating your home like a Hollywood Stylist

Now that the Hollywood award season is over, it's time to learn tips on decorating your home like a Hollywood Stylist. According to Mara Roszak, think cozy bungalow with casual, earthy and classic style, layering signature design pieces with clean li...

Aug 122014

Celebrity Closet Organizing Secrets

I did some digging around on the Internet to find out the secrets of celebrity closet organizing. Wow, did I learn a lot! Closet organization is key to getting your whole wardrobe and yourself ready to take on the world like a super star. Did you eve...

Jun 32014

Selling celebrity real estate

Since Hollywood stars abound in Santa Barbara, real estate agents need to have a specific plan when it comes to selling celebrity real estate here. Why wouldn't celebrities want to reside at the crown jewel of the California coast?  With areas like ...

May 162014

The House from Scarface Hits the Market in Montecito

Would you like to own the house from Scarface? It's one of Montecito's most magnificent and historic properties. The historic estate, El Fureidis (''Tropical Paradise, "Little Paradise" or "Pleasure Gardens"), was just listed at $35,000,000. One of M...

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