Distinctive Santa Barbara Properties

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A Grand San Ysidro Parcel with Spectacular $1.5 Million Price Reduction

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A staggering $1.5 Million price reduction on this rare find in the heart of Montecito’s Golden Quadrangle and located on one of the most coveted streets in Montecito and right next door to the world famous San Ysidro Ranch. This approximately 3-acre property presents the perfect opportunity to build the home of your dreams. One could refurbish the existing 1954 ranch-style Chester Carjola, or take over the approved plans for a Robert and Joey Webb-designed masterpiece that include a wonderful Mediterranean-style two story estate that will have spectacular ocean views, a pool and pool house, a tennis court and a 5-car garage. A well has been drilled and tested at 12-15 gpm.

This grand parcel offers a private gated entrance with a long beautifully landscaped drive and has stunning Pacific Ocean or majestic mountain views from nearly every vantage point. Cross a small bridge and suddenly the property takes on an enchanted feel within a fairytale setting of majestic oak trees shading a seasonal creek. There are so many possibilities to create an exceptional estate in a world-class location.

Newly offered at $7,250,000.

For more information, please visit 860SanYsidroRd.com.

 

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396 Woodley Road With an Incredible $400,000 Price Reduction!

396 Woodley Road Price Reduction Montecito

This dream home is ready to sell with a dramatic $400,000 price reduction! This artistic home is newly offered at $6,575,000 and is waiting for your offer today!

This unique contemporary architectural masterpiece combines strength and elegance from a world-class location in the Pepper Hill area of Montecito, with mountain views and second-floor ocean views. The 3-bedroom, 5.5-bath home was designed and built in 2008 by Santa Barbara’s award-winning The Warner Group Architects. The residence is set on approximately 1.4-acres and offers approx. 6,200 sq. ft. of grand living space. Designed as the ultimate showpiece with indoor/outdoor living spaces, energy efficient steel and glass construction, luxurious top-of-the-line amenities, custom Italian cabinetry, black honed granite floors, 10 to 12-foot ceilings throughout, an approx. 1,500 sq. ft. 3-car garage, and an approx. 1,500 sq. ft. basement.

This artistic home features one-of-a-kind modern flourishes, clean lines, and floor-to-ceiling walls of glass and steel framed details. The modern entry has a large steel-framed frosted glass ceiling/floor, elevator, powder room, and a u-shaped stair tower with a Dale Chihuly chandelier. The expansive public rooms consist of the modern, open concept living and dining room with an Ingo Maurer Flying Flame LED chandelier, an opulent gourmet kitchen, and a large entertainment room. The public rooms enjoy views to the outdoor terrace with a 15-foot custom stone waterfall. The upstairs level features lower and upper landings. The lower landing offers access to the guest bedroom wing with two large guest bedrooms with en-suite baths, a large laundry room, and two large coat closets. The upper landing leads to the master sitting room with a square, thick-caste frosted glass floor panel and fireplace, and the master bedroom with an exercise room, and ocean views, and two large master baths and closets. The home was built with a unique vision and a passion for expressive modern design on a grand scale while remaining accessible and truly livable. This is a rare opportunity to own a custom contemporary estate in a premier Montecito location.

For more information, please visit www.396WoodleyRd.com.

 

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New Compass Agents Find their Home in New York City

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NEW YORK and SANTA BARBARA, Calif., October 29, 2018 — Suzanne Perkins joined several of her long-time friends and fellow new Compass real estate agents at Compass headquarters in New York last weekend where they met with Compass CEO Robert Reffkin, and several other top executives for a whirlwind tour. They had the opportunity to learn first-hand about Compass’ exciting new technology platform, global development and marketing initiatives.

The powerhouse group are all REAL Trends Top 250 Agents, formerly with Sotheby’s International Realty until a few weeks ago, that include Suzanne Perkins, Santa Barbara, CA; Bill Fandel, Telluride, CO; John Zimmerman, Ft. Worth, TX; Jere Metcalf, Atlanta, GA; Becky Frey, Dallas, TX; and Gary and Michelle Dolch, Austin, TX.

The new associates gained valuable insight regarding Compass’ swift ascent to becoming the 6th largest brokerage in the United States in less than five years by virtue of the company’s powerful global network, agent focus, and a real estate technology platform that delivers incomparable tools for streamlining transactions, market reports, and price trends, as well as marketing tools allowing agents to market their client’s properties with the power of a creative agency, and mobile tools to provide service on the go.

Compass’ mission is to help everyone find their place in the world, and Suzanne’s affiliation affords her the opportunity to provide her clientele with powerful marketing along with the many benefits and services provided by the new global leader of real estate professionals. Her vast local market knowledge and expertise in the local neighborhoods, as well as farm, ranch and land properties, gives her the competitive advantage.

Please call Suzanne today for more information about how she can help you with the buying or selling process backed by Compass’ advanced technology and global reach.

Suzanne@SuzannePerkins.com | c: +1.805.895.2138 | o: +1.805.265.0788

 

* Correction: An earlier version of this blog post misidentified John Zimmerman as Gregg Lynn. *

New Compass agents visit CEO Robert Reffkin at headquarters in New York. (L to R) Gregg Lynn, San Francisco, CA; Suzanne Perkins, Santa Barbara, CA; Jere Metcalf, Atlanta, GA; Bill Fandel, Telluride, CO; Michelle and Gary Dolch, Austin, TX; and Becky Frey, Dallas, TX.

New Compass agents visit CEO, Robert Reffkin, at headquarters in New York. (L to R) John Zimmerman, Fort Worth, TX; Suzanne Perkins, Santa Barbara, CA; Jere Metcalf, Atlanta, GA; Bill Fandel, Telluride, CO; Michelle and Gary Dolch, Austin, TX; and Becky Frey, Dallas, TX.

New Compass Agents Visit Robert Reffkin in NY

New Compass Agents enjoy a taste of New York with Compass CEO Robert Reffkin. (L to R) John Zimmerman, Fort Worth, TX; Jere Metcalf, Atlanta; Robert Reffkin, New York; and Michelle Dolch, Austin.

New Compass Agents Visit Robert Reffkin in NY

(L to R) Jere Metcalf, Atlanta; Michelle Dolch, Austin; Becky Frey, Dallas; and Suzanne Perkins, Santa Barbara.

New Compass Agents Visit Robert Reffkin in NY

Long-time friends and new Compass agents reunite in New York for a whirlwind tour of Compass headquarters. (L to R) Becky Frey, Dallas; Bill Fandel, Telluride; Gary Dolch, Austin; Jere Metcalf, Atlanta; John Zimmerman, Fort Worth; and Suzanne Perkins, Santa Barbara.

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PRICE REDUCTION! 396 Woodley Road Newly Offered at $6,975,000

396 Woodley Road, Montecito For Sale

 

PRICE REDUCTION! Newly offered at $6,975,000, this unique contemporary architectural masterpiece combines strength and elegance from a world-class location in the Pepper Hill area of Montecito, with mountain views and second-floor ocean views. The 3-bedroom, 5.5-bath home was designed and built in 2008 by Santa Barbara’s award-winning The Warner Group Architects. The residence is set on approximately 1.4-acres and offers approx. 6,200 sq. ft. of grand living space. Designed as the ultimate showpiece with indoor/outdoor living spaces, energy efficient steel and glass construction, luxurious top-of-the-line amenities, custom Italian cabinetry, black honed granite floors, 10 to 12-foot ceilings throughout, an approx. 1,500 sq. ft. 3-car garage, and an approx. 1,500 sq. ft. basement. The home was built with a unique vision and a passion for expressive modern design on a grand scale while remaining accessible and truly livable. This is a rare opportunity to own a custom contemporary estate in a premier Montecito location.

For more information, please visit www.396WoodleyRd.com or call Suzanne Perkins at 1.805.895.2138.

396 Woodley Rd Living Room

396 Woodley Rd Dining Room with a custom designed Ingo Maurer Flying Flame LED chandelier

Dining Room with a custom designed Ingo Maurer Flying Flame LED chandelier.

396 Woodley Rd Gourmet Kitchen

396 Woodley Rd Family Room

396 Woodley Rd Dale Chihuly Red Pepper

The striking black-and-white u-shaped stair tower with glass balustrade handrails, a massive window, and a custom Dale Chihuly red pepper chandelier.

396 Woodley Rd Waterfall

 

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Suzanne Perkins Joins Compass Real Estate!

Suzanne Perkins Joined Compass Real Estate

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., September 17, 2018 — After 27 years in the Montecito and Santa Barbara market, and 18-years with Sotheby’s International Realty in Montecito, Suzanne Perkins has made the move and joined Compass, a technology-driven real estate company. Fusing the best of a brokerage and startup, it will allow her to elevate her business and provide her clients with the best service possible.

Bill Fandel, from Telluride, CO, and Suzanne Perkins, from Montecito, CA, leave Sotheby's International Realty to join Compass.

Long-time friends Bill Fandel, of Telluride, CO, and Suzanne Perkins, of Montecito, CA, left Sotheby’s International Realty to join Compass on September 21, 2018.

Inman News – Compass launches Telluride office, snags two top Sotheby’s agents: Bill Fandel and Suzanne Perkins are joining the rapidly expanding New York City-founded brokerage
By Patrick Kearns | September 21, 2018