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Karen Spechler to Play with the Santa Barbara Folk Orchestra

Come listen to Karen Spechler will play her cello with the Santa Barbara Folk Orchestra on Thursday September 28th and October 1st. “Songs of the Sea” is the Folk Orchestra’s […]

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8 Great Kitchen Remodeling Ideas for Under $500

Frugal ideas to remodel the kitchen A kitchen makeover can add sparkle to a home and enhance its appeal to prospective buyers. The job doesn’t have to cost thousands of […]

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5 Steps to Take Before Shopping for Your First Home

When you’re considering buying your first home, you’re probably full of excitement about achieving the American dream. Unfortunately, this dream could turn into a nightmare if you haven’t made sure […]

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How the Canniest Sellers Price Their Homes

This is the time for cold, hard data — not emotion. You don’t need to be Bob Barker to know when the price just isn’t right. Just ask Candace Talmadge. […]

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8 Water-Saving Home Renovations

Water saving renovations are money saving renovations. Leaky pipes, outdated appliances, and poor irrigation practices hike up your water and energy bills and wreak havoc on your septic system. And, […]

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Upgrading Your Floors? The Pros and Cons of 5 Popular Flooring Choices

When it comes time to renovate your home, one of the biggest decisions you’ll have to make is what type of flooring to use. You need to consider not just […]

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3 Common Moving Nightmares (and How to Prevent Them)

Nightmares aren’t supposed to take place in broad daylight, but some common life events bring so much tension, uncertainty and anxiety that they can easily rank as “quality nightmares.” Moving […]

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The Pros and Cons of a 15-Year Mortgage

Mortgage companies frequently pitch their 15-year mortgage ads online. And if you aren’t running into ads, if you buy a house, you’ll certainly be asked if you’d like a 15-year […]

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Old Spanish Days – Santa Barbara Fiesta

August 2 – 6 2017 Since the first “Old Spanish Days” in 1924, Fiesta has been a celebration of Santa Barbara’s history and is one of the largest regional festivals […]

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Karen Spechler Performs with the Folk Orchestra of Santa Barbara

Come listen to Karen play her cello with the Folk Orchestra of Santa Barbara on Thursday, July 27th at 7:30 PM. The Orchestra will perform in the historic Santa Barbara […]

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