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

November 25, 2019: Water Guru Floyd Wicks

Water Guru Floyd Wicks

Segment 1
Year-to-date stats back to 2009
A Bee Hive and TIC’s
A City council candidate’s loss has an impact

Segment 2
Water Guru Floyd Wicks
Former CEO American States Water Co.
Water for the Military
What does State Water mean?
What should the mission be for local water companies?
Desalination
Groundwater
Recapture
Goleta basin

Segment 3
Water Guru Floyd Wicks
Coastal Branch Aqueduct (State Water)
Cost of desalination vs. State Water

Segment 4
Weekly Multiple Listing Update

CalRE # 00976849