December 23, 2019: Director of the Housing Authority of Santa Barbara County, Bob Havlicek

Director of the Housing Authority of Santa Barbara County, Bob Havlicek

Segment 1
Year-to-date stats, plus prior years & distress sales
Happy Festivus
PS on Friday the 13th
The Houston Colt .45s

Segment 2
Director of the Housing Authority of SB County Bob Havlicek
Separate from the County
Own & manage 1,400 affordable rental units
3,500 Section 8 Tenants
Inspections before and during tenancy
1970’s it was Section 23, like Lebron & MJ
HUD spends $45,000,000 per year to fund Section 8

Segment 3
Did France start our National Debt?
Immigration news
Vincent van Gough
Kobe was 8 & 24
1882 First Christmas tree lights

Segment 4
Weekly Multiple Listing Update

CalRE # 00976849

December 16, 2019: Attorney Barton C. Merrill

Attorney Barton C. Merrill

Segment 1
Year-to-date stats compared to prior years
Call 911
Lucky Bob Braitman & Friday the 13th
Composer Arnold Schoenberg

Segment 2
Attorney Barton C. Merrill
Second hand pot odor
Santa Barbara County has 1.8% of land in California
SB County is growing 35% of all pot in California
Regulations exist but not enforced
A private and public nuisance
No monitoring stations
Follow the money
Growers are near Cities: Carpinteria & Santa Maria
Cities receive no tax revenue

Segment 3
Most expensive house sells in California
Most expensive house sells in Arizona
Mel Brooks lived in this NY home

Segment 4
Weekly Multiple Listing Update

CalRE # 00976849

December 9, 2019: California Association of Realtors Senior Economist Oscar Wei

December 9, 2019: California Association of Realtors Senior Economist Oscar Wei

Segment 1
Year-to-date stats, plus & without Montecito
Commuter parking lot could be housing
California Association of Realtors scores victories
Santa Barbara Zoo

Segment 2
CAR Senior Economist Oscar Wei
Sales trend second half of 2019
State’s largest gain in 15 months
Two factors: interest rate & down payment
Year-to-date versus year-over-year
Different price categories

Segment 3
CAR Senior Economist Oscar Wei
Economic fundamentals remain solid
Consumer confidence and consumption
China & Brexit
Stock market
2020 forecast
GDP, unemployment & inflation rate

Segment 4
Weekly Multiple Listing Update

CalRE # 00976849