February 12, 2018: Pacific Legal Foundation Attorney Brian T. Hodges

Pacific Legal Foundation Senior Attorney Brian T. Hodges

Pacific Legal.org

Segment 1
Year to date sales compared to prior years
What about without Carpinteria & Goleta?
15 beehives are lost in Montecito
My first venture into Montecito since the mudslide

Segment 2
Pacific Legal Senior Attorney Brian T. Hodge
Eminent Domain or the ‘Taking’ of your property
2 important limitations
Unfortunate interpretation in Kelo v City of New London (2005)
Lower & Middle Class homeowners lose
44 States fight back
Louisiana exception in St. Bernard Port v Violet Dock Port (2018)
Another setback in protecting existing property rights

Segment 3
Pacific Legal Senior Attorney Brian T. Hodge
Where do you go from here re Louisiana Supreme Court decision
Will the US Supreme Court reverse itself?
The host has a beef with the CA Motor Vehicle Department

Segment 4
Weekly Multiple Listing Update

February 5, 2018: Attorney & Landlord Chuck Eckert discusses the Tenant Landlord Task Force

Attorney & Landlord Chuck Eckert discusses the Tenant Landlord Task Force

Segment 1
Year to date sales compared to prior years
Impact from the fire?
What’s in escrow over a million dollars compared to prior years
Impacts of the Montecito Mudslide
How England dealt with criminals in WWII
Radio Host picks a new name

Segment 2
Attorney & Landlord Chuck Eckert, Tenant Landlord Task Force
Santa Barbara City Council proposes major changes to landlords
Circumstances that led to this task force
What happened in Santa Barbara?
What happened in Sacramento?
Why a new law can make it more difficult for some tenants to rent
Two major City Council recommendations
Single family and R-2 are exempt
What about furnished rentals for 30 days plus?

Segment 3
Attorney & Landlord Chuck Eckert, Tenant Landlord Task Force
What’s the next step?
Ordinance Committee to work out the fine print
The beginning of a long road

Segment 4
Weekly Multiple Listing Update

January 29, 2018: Oscar Wei, Senior Economist California Association of Realtors (CAR) Tax Reform’s impact on the economy & real estate

Oscar Wei, Senior Economist California Association of Realtors (CAR) Tax Reform’s impact on the economy & real estate

CAR.org

Segment 1
Year-over-year sales for past 5 years without Montecito & Hope Ranch

Segment 2
Oscar Wei, Senior Economist CAR
Tax Reform provisions, what was changed & final bill
Short term and long term impacts on the economy
Inflation & higher interest rates
Standard Deduction nearly doubles & will help certain segments

Segment 3
Oscar Wei, Senior Economist CAR
What the decrease in Mortgage Interest Deduction means
Tax Reform impact on housing prices & sales

Segment 4
Weekly Multiple Listing Update