It was yet another huge week for local real estate. If only we had all bought in Montecito two years ago….
788 SAN YSIDRO LANE
Holy guacamole! Sold in a day for $1.7 million over ask.
Listed: $10.9 in March 2021
Closed: $12.6 million.
691 PICACHO LANE
Quick off-market flip of the estate once known as Gloria; the seller paid $15.5 million in November.
Listed: $16.75 million.
Closed: $16.3 million.
2697 SYCAMORE CANYON ROAD
Built in 1928 and redone in 1997, HollyOaks is a Tudor on three acres just crying out for a party.
Listed: $14.5 million in July 2019, then cut three times till it was $10.9 million.
Closed: $10.75 million.
799 LILAC DRIVE
A Don Nulty Tuscan from 2007.
Listed: $8.74 million in May 2019, cut to $8.495 million two months later, then brought back on the market for $8.599 million in February 2021.
Closed: $8.6 million.
3025 VISTA LINDA LANE
7,855-square-foot house on nine acres.
Listed: $8.495 million in January 2021.
Closed: $8 million.
202 OLIVE MILL ROAD
New-build where one was destroyed by the debris flow.
Listed: $6.8 million in December 2020.
Closed: $6.605 million.
759 VIA MANANA
1920 house with good proportions but could stand updating. Note the fireplace in the master bath.
Listed: $6.45 million in August 2020. then cut to $5.95 million five months later.
Closed: $5.84 million.
1180 FIFE LANE
Birnam Wood white-brick house that wants updating; swell terrace, though.
Listed: $6.195 million in July 2020, then cut a month later to $6 million.
Closed: $5.815 million.
777 LILAC DRIVE
A midcentury take on Spanish Colonial Revival. Whenever I see a ceiling like that, I wonder whether there’s insulation up there….
Listed: $5 million in January 2021, then cut two months later to $4.85 million.
Closed: $4.815 million.
780 MISSION CANYON ROAD
Glam 1919 villa.
Listed: $4.65 million in February 2021.
Closed: $4.745 million.
999 HOT SPRINGS ROAD
Way up Hot Springs Road and across from the Hot Springs trail.
Listed: $4.4 million in August 2018, then cut three times till it was at $3.995 million.
Closed: $3.665 million.
642 VIA TREPADORA
Another week, another Hope Ranch fixer.
Listed: $3.5 million in November 2020.
Closed: $3 million.
428 TORO CANYON ROAD
Cool 1974 house that soaks up the sun.
Listed: $3.25 million in October 2020.
Closed: $2.93 million.
And a few others worth checking out:
••• 1807 Lighthouse Way: $2.705 million.
••• 1030 Vista de la Mesa $2.55 million.
••• 1383 Santa Clara Way: $2.375 million.
••• 809 Margot Street: $2.075 million.
••• 2311 Wellington Avenue: $1.752 million (below).
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