The median home value in Santa Barbara, CA is $2,400,000.
the county median home value of $802,500.
The national median home value is $277,796.
The average price of homes sold in Santa Barbara, CA is $2,400,000.
Approximately 38% of Santa Barbara homes are owned,
compared to 56% rented, while
6% are vacant.
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Welcome to ''The Lookout.'' This private 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom home has been tastefully updated inside and out and comes equipped with a remodeled kitchen, spacious primary suite, formal living room, and TV den all with incredible ocean views. Relax on the deck surrounded by mature gardens and enjoy panoramic sunrises and sunsets over Santa Barbara and the Pacific Ocean. Simply a world away from all the action yet minutes from the Mission, Botanical Gardens, Handlebar Coffee, and Whole Foods! This peaceful setting is the perfect escape from the bustling world so you can vacation where you live!
This charming San Ysidro Ranch style cottage is tucked off the street in Montecito's highly desired Lower Village. Sited on approx. half acre, enjoying a peaceful park-like setting while remaining close to restaurants, shops, & the beach. The single level home features 4 bed/ 3 bath, vaulted wood-beamed ceilings, hardwood floors, numerous French doors, newly updated kitchen, formal dining, & media room. The primary features a private reading nook, walk-in closet, & picturesque garden views. California landscaping frames a bocce court, pergola, fruit trees, lawn, a detached bonus studio with bath, as well as a detached 2-car garage. This cheerful home is located within the MUS district, offering an enviable opportunity to experience your own tranquil hideaway.
Gorgeous Remodeled 4 bed, 2 bath in desirable Lower Eastside Santa Barbara. Sitting less than 1 mile from the ocean, the home is across the street from Franklin Park and adjacent to Eastside Neighborhood Park. Walking distance to Trader Joe's, other nearby markets, an athletic club, and CVS. Great location with a Walk Score of 78 and a Bike Score of 81. The home is stylized with smooth coat stucco that not only looks great but feels amazing to touch. Flawless kitchen layout with modern shaker cabinets complemented with tile backsplash, stainless steel 5-burner range, dishwasher, refrigerator, and pull-down faucet over the undermounted sink. Recessed lighting throughout. New engineered hardwood throughout. En-suite Master is included with. Attached 2 Car garage with driveway offer plenty of parking. Front and rear yards are well-landscaped with beautiful new deck making a great place to play and entertain. This home is on an R-2 lot and sits on a great block!
Ideally situated in Santa Barbara's prestigious Riviera, this 2-story, 4 bedroom, 4.5 bath Contemporary home offers vast 270-degree views spanning the horizon of the ocean, harbor, islands, city, and mountains. The floor-to-ceiling Fleetwood doors and windows provide custom disappearing walls of glass allowing for the idyllic blend of an indoor-outdoor concept living space revealing lush gardens and state-of-the-art finishes and furnishings. Entertainment comes easily with the expansive Bauformat kitchen, Miele appliances, 2 refrigerators, and espresso maker. A thoughtful floor plan gives way to an option of two master bedrooms: choose the entry-level mountain/ocean view or the downstairs master with expansive views of the Pacific Ocean to Point Mugu. All 4 bedroom closets include luxury custom-crafted build-outs by California Closets. Two additional en suite bedrooms are perfect for guests and loved ones. The grand family room with doors that disappear into the walls provides unobstructed access to the outdoors, pool, spa, and cabana. This impressively designed home will be your very own private resort and is your chance to own one of Santa Barbara's MOST spectacular properties.
Across the street from Alice Keck Park, this downstairs, one level unit is a convenient three blocks away from State Street in the coveted Upper Eastside neighborhood. The master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom and a patio and the second full bath is a useful guest lavatory and to the second bedroom. The well-maintained complex houses mostly owner-occupants and represents an excellent opportunity for a buyer to get into the Santa Barbara market as an owner or landlord. A place to retire sooner or later, an entry level home, or a income property are all possible uses for this clean and flexible property in an excellent neighborhood. With a Walkscore of 81, the unit is convenient to the entire downtown and comes with a carport. Currently leased through May 2023.
First & foremost, if you are looking for seclusion and privacy this 18+ acre Mediterranean gated estate on upper Gibraltar Road has it all. Fabulous world-class views of the Santa Barbara Harbor, Channel Islands, and Pacific Ocean Coastline. Don't miss the guest quarters built over the detached 3-car garage, breathtaking pool, spa & sauna. Property is being sold AS IS. There is currently an accepted $3,000,000 offer, subject to Bankruptcy Court approval. The first overbid will be $3,010,000, subject to Bankruptcy Court approval & further over-bidding in Court.
Set high in the beautiful Santa Ynez Mountains looking over Santa Barbara, this gated Mediterranean home has incredible & unobstructed views of the harbor, beaches, islands & the ocean. Designed & custom built in 1999 as a guest house for a planned 20+ acre estate compound that was never built. A wrap-around deck is great for taking in the views while enjoying a morning cup of coffee. Vaulted ceilings, an open floor plan with two bedrooms & a full bathroom on the upper level, & an additional living area on the lower level with a separate entrance. Property is being sold AS IS. There is currently an accepted $2,000,000 offer, subject to Bankruptcy Court approval. The first overbid will be $2,010,000, subject to Bankruptcy Court approval & further over-bidding in Court.
A soulful restoration is now complete in the heart of Montecito's Upper Village. Inspired by the view of the Santa Ynez Mtns & Tulum's bohemian-minimalism, the property is a showpiece for indoor-outdoor living. Greeted by the original, hand-laid stone motor court & historic wooden gate imported from Spain, the restoration takes it's cue from the original underlying Moorish architecture & authentic materials. Redesigned using muted tones & contemporary finishes, the residence is sophisticated, dramatic & modern. A versatile floor plan offers 2 ground floor ensuite bdrms, a primary ste upstairs w inspiring mtn views; plus, a separate ADU complete w a kitchen. The property unfolds with subtlety and emotion inviting a peaceful connection to nature and defining Montecito living.
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This lovingly maintained single-level home boasts a coveted location in Santa Barbara's San Roque neighborhood. Perched high above a seasonal creek on an exceptionally deep lot, 606 Foxen Drive is a hidden gem! Gleaming hardwood floors greet you as you enter the foyer & then into the expanded living area & bedrooms. Newer kitchen & bathroom remodels, & newer windows are among the thoughtful touches that will elevate your experience of everyday living here. The inviting rear deck offers true relaxation in a natural setting.
Dramatic International Style Contemporary Offering Walls of Glass Overlooking the Entire Pueblo and City of Santa Barbara. Stunning Architecture Seamlessly Blends Comfortable Indoor and Outdoor Living from a Private Entry Courtyard to the Conversation Room with Romantic Fireplace. Thoughtfully Created Using Repurposed Beams from Sally Leadbetter's Estate ''GOOD VIBRATIONS'' Great Room Spans the Entire Length of the Home Flanked by Two Sets of Floor to Ceiling Double Commercial Glass Doors & Opens to a Spacious Patio with Breathtaking Views of the American Riviera. Your Primary Suite is Privately Located in the North Wing of the Home with it's Own View Patio. Chef's Kitchen with Gaggeneau, Miele & Sub Zero Appliances is conveniently Located for Serving Fine Meals to the Glassed in View Dining Pavilion. A unique guest room with Glass ceiling Opens to a Garden Patio that is ideal for card games and relaxing the afternoon away. Enjoy After Dinner Drinks at the Comfortable Entertaining Room with a Vintage Franklin Stove from Sally Leadbetter. Lower Theatre with options doubles as a Hotel Suite Guest Suite and has a Private Spa Patio. Resting on a Natural Knoll Surrounded by Ocean Breezes in Santa Barbara's Best Microclimate. Tree Top Views Gives one a Unique Perspective While Observing Many Species of Migrating Birds. Close to Downtown, Shopping, Restaurants , Eling's Park & Leadbetter Beach. A Once in a Lifetime Opportunity to Own a Real Treasure! Interior Design by Stephanie Ziemer
Two homes on one lot! This amazing R4 zoned downtown Santa Barbara property offers a turnkey and charming California cottage with a gorgeous 1 bedroom guest property. The main house has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms that have been beautifully remodeled and the kitchen is updated with new stainless steel appliances. The home offers much natural light throughout with a large bay window in front. The ADU has a separate entrance at the rear of the property. The detached 2 car garage offers endless possibilities and there is a large private outdoor space in the backyard shaded by a wonderful oak tree. This is a versatile property in great condition!
A down-to-the-studs renovation offers a chance to live the CA dream on this 1+ acre, 2 parcels compound with 160' of prime bluff front! This chic home is full of luxe design. Folding doors create an in/outdoor lifestyle & connect the great room to the patio, grounds & sea beyond. The ocean-view primary suite offers a private patio, gas fireplace & dual closets. 3 addl bd suites, media/bonus/5th bd, office/sitting room, wine room & detached guest space offer fab flexibility. Beyond the house, an expansive oceanfront deck makes this property unique beyond others. Below the deck, an incredible space offers a retreat unlike anything you've seen. Plans and permits for a 2500+/-sf house (great for guests, cabana, gym, etc) + pool on the vacant lot are ready to go to create the ultimate compound.
This custom built, three story, A-frame home sits on a highly desirable lot in the private and scenic Painted Cave neighborhood of Santa Barbara. The main level offers an open floor plan, volume ceilings, and French doors that open to a wraparound deck. This level also includes the kitchen, a bedroom with private patio, and a large bathroom with modern vessel sink and spacious shower. The top level boasts two bedrooms and a bathroom, including the large primary suite with its own balcony, plus ocean and island views. Downstairs includes an additional room (or bedroom) with private entrance, bathroom, laundry area and garage access, perfect for a flexible floor plan. The garage includes a custom-built workbench along its entirety and built-in shelving throughout. The layout of the almost completely flat lot allows for raising your own garden or orchard, entertaining friends and family, or finding quiet solitude in nature. Other perks include a detached 100-sq-ft finished office space (or craft room, workshop, she shed, man cave, yoga room) in the front yard, a storage shed in the back yard, room for RV parking, exceptional hiking/biking options from the neighborhood, and an incredibly welcoming community. Located within the coveted Mountain View Elementary boundary, this hidden gem is only a 15-minute scenic commute from the city limits of Santa Barbara and Goleta.
Exuding Vintage Santa Barbara charm circa 1890. This rare gem is located in the Historic Mission district adjacent to coveted San Roque and Mission Canyon neighborhoods. Striking Victorian details around every corner left untouched, including beautifully trimmed windows, warm wood floors, formal dining, era built-ins, delightful sunroom, porch and entertaining deck. The original kitchen with picture window has views of the mature oaks and park-like grounds. Floor plan offers a spacious 1800+/- sf ground floor primary suite, 2 upper bedrooms with dormer windows plus private office/flex space below. Tranquil setting with yard of oaks, boulders and greenery. The location is unbeatable for easy access to the Mission, the Rose Gardens, Rocky Nook Park, and the Natural History Museum convenient to Downtown still affording a peaceful lifestyle.
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A Rare Find: Classic Hacienda on 2 private lots (totaling 3.55 acres) in the Cold Spring School District! Designed by Frank Robinson with a great-room floor plan sited on gentle land with views of the harbor, ocean, islands, and mountains for the ultimate retreat setting. The chef's kitchen is open to living and dining rooms. Enjoy the ambiance of vaulted ceiling, with beams reclaimed from a Big Sur bridge, a living room with fireplace and views to the veranda and ocean, and the dining area offers a window seat and cozy corner fireplace for inviting gatherings. The covered veranda with city and ocean views welcomes year-round gatherings. With 3 bedrooms and 2 baths, the primary bedroom suite, with stunning scalloped window framing and metal doorsto the veranda, features a corner fireplace, built-in storage, and traditional painted tiles in the bath. Other amenities include: a snugly reading loft above the living room, a BBQ patio conveniently located off the kitchen, a wine cellar, fruit trees, a relaxing Koi-pond patio, and acres of serenity. Plus many recent upgrades including new roof and AC.231 E Mountain, 2.03 ac, hosts the Adobe Hacienda, and 229 E Mountain, 1.52 ac, is the adjacent vacant lot, being offered together to total 3.55 acres. Beautiful, gentle land, ample opportunity to live in adobe while developing your dream home.
Ideally located Montecito home offering five bedrooms, five and one half baths. Nestled on one creekside acre, tucked discreetly above a seasonal creek with views of Lotus Land and Figueroa mountains. Flexible floor plan, complete with sumptuous second floor main suite with recently renovated ensuite bath, ground floor guest bedroom with ensuite bath and three additional guest bedrooms. Newly remodeled gourmet kitchen, with Caesar stone counter tops, large island for casual dining and bar. Open and inviting floor plan with formal dining room, living/media room with access to the rear patio. Ideal for entertaining with well designed indoor and outdoor areas and quick access to in-ground pool and spa. Highly sought after locale.
Experience privacy and serenity in this contemporary and luxurious ocean-view compound originally designed by notable architect Wallace Neff and landscape architect Thomas Church located in the esteemed community of Hope Ranch with access to the beach close by. The breathtaking entrance leading to the main room with a floor-to-ceiling glass wall unveils an immaculate ocean view, creating a seamless connection between the interior and its majestic grounds. The spacious residence features 6 bedrooms, 7.5 bathrooms, chef's kitchen, wine room, wellness center with spa, sauna, steam room and theater room and is further enhanced by a detached guest house all located on a gated 1.5+/- acres featuring exceptional outdoor living with sunrise and sunset views. Adjacent parcel is also available. Additionally, the residence offers a modern yet welcoming, intimate, and sophisticated interior featuring numerous glass walls, vaulted beam ceilings, multiple fireplaces, custom designed cabinetry throughout, dining areas, an ocean view terrace with a firepit, a spectacular pool and observation deck. With world-class amenities incorporated throughout, and stunning views showcased from almost every room this is an opportunity not to be missed.
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Stunning home in the heart of Montecito just minutes from both Villages.Wonderfully sited on +/-1.29 acres, this graciously appointed main residence of +/-3,554 square feet, 5 bedrooms, and 4.5 bathrooms offers the perfect retreat for entertaining and relaxing. Ample parking is available in the motor court, two garages, and two generous carports. Bountiful natural light bathes the interior through the many windows and skylights. A gated entrance and tall hedges provide the utmost in privacy. The separate guest house features +/-1,056 square feet, 2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, a wonderfully modern kitchen, a separate driveway entrance from the street, as well as privacy from the main residence. Relax and rejuvenate on the pool deck, take a leisurely or active swim in the glistening pool, and rinse off in the cabana. Located in the acclaimed Cold Spring attendance area, you are just moments from world-renowned beach resorts, country clubs, and everything that Montecito and Santa Barbara have to offer.
Overlooking the beautiful vistas of endless rolling hills in Santa Barbara's coveted El Cielito Oaks is this 3,800sf ranch-style private retreat with sparkling pool nestled amongst a canopy of majestic oak trees on a 27,000+sf expansive lot. This exclusive "Cielito" enclave is ideally located just minutes to the beach between Montecito and vibrant downtown Santa Barbara's upscale boutiques, restaurants, theaters, museums, and historic red tiled-roof district all right at your fingertips. Enjoy the peaceful lifestyle you've dreamed of in this picturesque foothill neighborhood surrounded by nature, offering ocean breezes, scenic hiking/biking trails, and your own backyard gate that leads directly to 25 acres of Sheffield Open Space. Sited back from the street down a long driveway, you'll find sanctuary the moment you enter the front door, greeted by treetop views and bright open floor plan. Highlights of this 4 bedroom and 6 bathroom remodeled home include French pattern travertine flooring, double-sided stacked stone fireplace separating the living and dining areas, each opening to a large deck featuring views of Sheffield open space and beyond, perfect for al fresco dining. Chef's eat-in gourmet kitchen is equipped by top of line stainless steel Thermador appliances, granite counter tops and center island bar. The main level is comprised of two guest rooms, guest bathroom, powder room and spacious primary suite with dual bathrooms, walk-in closets and separate sitting area conveniently leading out to the sunbathed deck. Downstairs consists of a 4th bedroom guest suite with family/media room, wet bar, 2nd fireplace and bathroom that leads to tranquil pool, hot tub and barbecue patio area. An attached bonus suite on the garden level, currently being used as a music studio, has a dedicated bathroom, extra storage and separate entrance. Spacious finished attic/art room, 2 car garage, solar panels with newly installed Tesla backup battery system, central A/C, tankless water heater and drought resistant landscaping complete this magical Santa Barbara oasis.
With captivating and unobstructed views of the blue Pacific and Channel Islands beyond, this completely renovated mid-century modern home is situated on over one acre on the much coveted Sea Cliff bluff. The owners commissioned Anacapa Architecture to reimagine this classic gem, maintaining its original classic lines while bringing it into the modern-age by adding functionality with an open flow, luxurious amenities, and only the finest designer finishes. Upon entering the entrance courtyard, one is immediately greeted by awe-inspiring views through the custom iron pivot front door. The open plan living room, dining room and kitchen have been reoriented for seamless indoor/outdoor living via La Cantina stackable doors, beckoning to the outdoor patio which spans the length of the house. Enjoy the views while creating culinary delights in the chef's kitchen with a 6 burner Viking range, custom white oak cabinetry, quartzite countertops and an 11' island with counter seating. The primary suite enjoys ocean vistas and along with a zen spa bathroom with a freestanding tub, Brizo fixtures, both indoor and outdoor showers, and garden views. Adjoining the bathroom is a large boutique-style walk-in closet with multiple built-ins. The outdoor areas include a large entertainment patio, newly planted landscaping, a firepit area, raised planters, storage shed, an avocado orchard, Meyer lemon, plum, and grapefruit trees. Additional amenities include a large laundry room and dedicated storage area. A rare opportunity for the buyer looking for unprecedented ocean views, privacy, and high style architecture and design.
Just out of foreclosure. REO. Lender owned. New Construction not completed on the main Estate Home (approximately 4300 sq. ft per builder). Main Home is 5 BR / 4.5 BA per seller. The guest house is fenced and has construction containers on the property, also is a fixer 1 + 1 and built in 1982 and is 1,296 sq. feet. per tax assessor. It is currently renting month to month. One of the highest Homes in the Hills with STUNNING OCEAN VIEWS OF SANTA BARBARA, THE COASTLINE, HARBOR AND CITY LIGHTS! This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for the right buyer. The builder ran out of money during Covid restrictions and could not complete the Buildout. Bring your builder or we have Cost Breakdowns and estimates to complete the project and the Builder would love to help complete it. Main house 2 car garage to be built and there's parking for 4 additional cars. Guest house parking driveway can also fit up to 4 cars.
This extraordinary Spanish style, 4 bed, 3 bath Riviera property situated on a private driveway offers stunning, unobstructed views of Santa Barbara, the Channel Islands, and the harbor from every level. Inspired by classic Mediterranean design, the intricate architecture features vaulted ceilings, exposed wood beams, and expansive 16-foot windows - filling the house with natural light. The saltwater pool, jacuzzi, and spacious patio offer spa-like lounging and Alfresco dining. The stone canyon path attached to the property features unique wilderness views and a tranquil experience. The entire top level of the home is a dedicated master suite with expansive ocean views, fireplace, and an en suite bath with a jacuzzi tub, steam shower, and Nordic sauna.
Currently leased through April 2023. Style, comfort, & location define this stunning villa, located in one of Montecito's most coveted neighborhoods on pristine Picacho Lane. Designer renovated, the chic oasis offers elevated interiors & wonderful indoor-outdoor living, w/ wide plank oak floors, numerous doors leading to the entertaining terraces, 4 bedrooms + office, 4.5 bathrooms, the spacious primary suite occupies the entire 2nd floor & offers marble bathroom w/ walk-in closets. Private, gated, & tall hedges surround the lush grounds, which enjoy a pool/spa, expert designed landscaping, sprawling lawns, outdoor FP, vegetable beds, chicken coop, dog run, & ample parking. MUS district & convenient to all the Upper Village shops & restaurants.
Rare opportunity for major upside potential in Santa Barbara adjacent to San Roque in the Hope school district. There are numerous options for improvement and development of this large 14,810 square foot parcel accessed off of a private lane with a 1,662 square foot 4 bedroom 2 bath house, a second existing structure and expansive yard space with mature fruit trees. Now is the time to reimagine this sizable property and create something remarkable in this sought after area.
Stunning Ocean and Mountain Views are treasured from this luxurious private 5000+SF Mediterranean Villa on a serene One-Acre oasis with Guest House and incredible outdoor entertainment areas with Saltwater Pool, Cabana, full Kitchen, Pizza Oven & Dining Areas. Primary Bedroom has remarkable Ocean Views, fireplace, terrace & spa-like ensuite bath with luxury jetted tub & large shower. High ceilings, custom tiles, handcrafted wrought iron & view patios add to the resort-like features. Living, Dining & Main Gourmet Kitchen also have striking Ocean Views. Generous-sized rooms throughout, 5th bdr/large office, Media Room & Central A/C. Enjoy outdoor terraces, soft lawns, fountains, fully fenced grounds with remarkable landscaping. Every day will feel like a vacation day in this exquisite home.More Details: Incredible outdoor amenities evoke the Riviera lifestyle, including the sparkling saltwater pool, the cabana which has built-in heaters for year-round living, lion fountain, and a fully-appointed Ocean View outdoor stainless steel gourmet kitchen which rivals the kitchens found in many luxury homes. It features Viking appliances, a refrigerator/freezer, dishwasher, grill, large BBQ, cabinets, and a stone pizza oven, all arranged conveniently near the entertainment area with abundant seating and a cozy firepit, which all brings you a joyous resort feel.High ceilings are found through-out and ocean views can be seen from nearly every room. Custom tilework, hand painted murals and handcrafted wrought iron lighting and design pieces are the special details that enhance the dcor. The spacious Ocean view living room has a fireplace, plus a dining room and wine area with sensational view patios surrounded by gardens offer delightful spaces for relaxation and entertainment. The fully-equipped Main House Gourmet Kitchen will please every cook with the SubZero refrigerator, double ovens, island, eat-in area and inspiring Ocean views.Two bedrooms and 2.5 baths also await guests and family for single level living on the entry level. On the upper level is the large primary Bedroom Suite with fireplace, its own private terrace with breathtaking Ocean views, an over-sized walk-in closet, ensuite bath where you can relax in your soaking jetted tub, dual spray shower and an enticing spa atmosphere.Nearby to the primary suite is another Ocean view Bedroom with terrace. Across the way, you can watch movies and spread out in a family & media room, plus a fifth view Bedroom which is set up as a generously-sized office.Thoughtfully equipped with a back-up generator, two-zone central air conditioning, plus a separate guest entry on the acreage through an ancient carved gate, and the property is fully fenced with stucco walls for privacy, and many other features. Just minutes to downtown Santa Barbara and Montecito, Parks, the Beach, Downtown, shopping and great restaurants. All the features we look for are in this one magnificent estate.