Blog Articles by Paige Kaye

Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez

Online Brokerages vs Agents?

August 31st, 2018|0 Comments

While automation will lead to change in the way that Brokerages do business, certain tasks such as staying up to date on local zoning and building, gauging sentiment, and persuading clients, require agents to make buying and selling a home a pleasurable and professional experience for the homeowner.

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Citizens Seek Value – Consumers Seek Deals

May 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Americans are convenience obsessed. We want fast cars, fast food and fast deals. On line is in, and the digital world of shopping is re-shaping our culture. Tech innovation, with the ability to reach scalable global solutions, is compelling, but what are the longer-term impacts on culture and community?

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No New Taxes (unless they’re lower)!

April 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Income taxes are due, but up for review are property taxes. Up front and center is the proposal to allow seniors to transfer the property tax they pay to a new home, anywhere in California, at any price and as many times as desired. How does a community fair when a low tax base is transferred into the county?

  • Staging Your Home Pays Big

Staging Your Home Pays Big

April 10th, 2018|0 Comments

Not everyone has the vision or experience to optimize how a home looks and feels to gain the best offer. Here are six staging tips for savvy home sellers. Make the furniture suggest the home feeling you're looking for. Staging is the key to gaining top value when selling.

Don’t Bet on Stocks with Inflation Looming

February 6th, 2018|0 Comments

With Inflation looming and the stock market doing the rolly polly, how can you mitigate inflation risk and provide more stable returns? Predictions for increased inflation are likely to pick up in 2018, making this year a year to consider investing in Real Estate. Learn the advantages and history of buying real assets when inflation is up.

California Considers Tax

December 27th, 2017|0 Comments

We Santa Barbarans love, appreciate and ​welcome our transplants, and we need every resident’s property taxes to support the cost of the repairing and rebuilding after the fires of 2017- A toll that is likely to reach well into hundreds of millions of dollars.

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