Entries from July 2018 ↓

July 16, 2018: Barb Kloos, County of SB, Cannabis Capital

Barb Kloos, County of SB, Cannabis Capital

Segment 1
Target will take over K-Mart’s 66,000 sf
They wanted 140,000 sf at Hollister & Los Carneros
Necktie blamed for impeding blood-flow to the brain
Year to date stats compared to prior years
Plus Montecito, SB, Goleta & Carp/Summerland

Segment 2
Barb Kloos, County of SB: Cannabis Capital
First Planning Commission Meeting in 2017
Legalized pot creates big business
Cultivation, Retail, Manufacturing, Testing & Delivery
Follow the money
SB County = 1291 permits
Humboldt County = 893 permits

Segment 3
Barb Kloos, County of SB: Cannabis Capital
What to expect now that cannabis is here

Segment 4
Weekly Multiple Listing Update

CalRE # 986749

July 9, 2018: Jeff Haight, Structural Engineer

Jeff Haight, Structural Engineer

EHLEN SPIESS & HAIGHT

Segment 1
Year to date stats compared to prior years, plus Montecito only
Crocker House on Garden Street, Santa Barbara, CA
Hidden Time Capsule

Segment 2
Jeff Haight, Structural Engineer
AB 2681: seeks to establish a list of vulnerable buildings
Impact on property owners and landlords
How different materials respond to earthquakes
Unreinforced concrete
“Tuck-under” parking retrofit building ordinance in LA
Non-ductility
Tensile strength
Concrete versus steel

Segment 3
Jeff Haight, Structural Engineer
What it takes to vault the ceiling in your home

Segment 4
Weekly Multiple Listing Update

CalRE # 986749

July 2, 2018: Dan Walters, Syndicated Columnist on California’s Political & Economic Issues

Dan Walters, Syndicated Columnist on California’s Political & Economic Issues

CalMatters

Segment 1
Year to date stats compared to prior years, plus Montecito only
What’s in escrow over a million dollars
Unusual coincidence in some numbers

Segment 2
Dan Walters, Syndicated Columnist CalMatters
“Redistricting Gone Wild”
The vote to separate CA into 3 states
Will one be a Republican state?

Segment 3
Dan Walters, Syndicated Columnist CalMatters
Is Amazon buying California?
“Ungovernable”
Did Gov. Brown fix the budget & prepare it for the future
1% pays 50% of taxes= 33% of the general budget
1% = 150,000 tax returns

Segment 4
Weekly Multiple Listing Update

CalRE # 986749