Famous People Who Call Santa Barbara Home

Famous people who call Santa Barbara home include: Oprah Winfrey – Oprah purchased a 42 acre Estate in 2001 for $50 million.  Over the last several years she has purchased neighboring property, including Jeff Bridges 4 acre ranch for $6.85 million in 2019.  Oprah’s Estate now totals $85 million on 69 acres. Julia Louis-Dreyfus –…

Santa Barbara Real Estate Statistical Update

October 2019 South Coast Snapshot… 109 single family gomes sold in October.  That is down 11% from last October.  46 condos sold in October. That is up 12%.  The median sales price of single family homes was $1,280,000.  That is up 7% from last October.  The average sales price of single family homes was $2,178,073. …

Google’s Quantum Breakthrough in Santa Barbara

New York Times by Cade Metz October 23, 2019 “SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – Google said on Wednesday that it had achieved a long-sought breakthrough called “quantum supremecy,” which could allow new kinds of computers to do calculations at speeds that are inconceivable  with today’s technology. The Silicon Valley giant’s research lab in Santa Barbara, Calif.,…