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Tips on Buying a Home During the Holidays

6 REASONS WHY IT'S A GREAT TIME TO BUY A HOME Most people cringe at the thought of buying a home during the holidays. Only the Grinch would want to pack up and move during the holiday season, right? Wrong. Hold on Cindy Lou Who, there are ...

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Selling Your Home During the Holidays?

HOW TO DECORATE WITHOUT TURNING OFF BUYERS Selling your home during the holidays? How to optimize that effort might be the most important decision you'll make. It’s true that the season’s home sellers might see fewer house hunters, but t...

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The 2020 Holidays: Celebrating Safely This Year

IMPORTANT STEPS TO STAY SAFE AND MITIGATE THE SPREAD Santa Barbara homeowners need to be especially careful during the 2020 holiday season in the age of COVID-19. While the holidays are normally a popular time to attend gatherings or travel,...

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How to Celebrate Hanukkah 2020 Safely

EMBRACING THE FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS THIS YEAR WILL BE POSSIBLE, BUT DIFFERENT  The Festival of Lights runs from December 10 through December 18, which means it’s time to think about how you’ll celebrate Hannukah 2020 safely, with the coron...

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Buying a Second Home? You Are Not Alone.

SECOND HOMES ARE DRIVING THE COVID-19 HOUSING BOOM More Americans are buying a second home in order to have additional or alternative space to ride out the pandemic. In fact, second home purchases are driving a housing boom here in the Uni...

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Thanksgiving 2020: Tips for Enjoying a Safe Holiday

FOLLOWING CDC GUIDELINES IS IMPERATIVE Thanksgiving 2020 celebrations promise to be extremely different from past years, as the coronavirus surges in states across the country including right here in California. Infectious disease experts f...

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