Santa Barbara Foothills Homes for Sale in Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Foothills Overview
The Santa Barbara Foothills is an area in town that does not have a true distinct boundary. For most, the heart of this area is everything above Foothill Road bordered by Highway 154 and Mission Canyon on either side. For others, the area extends all the way from The San Antonio Canyon Park area to Mission Canyon and Cielito. (Read More)
Either way you think of it, The Santa Barbara Foothills are a large area north of Foothill Road with numerous canyons, wooded and grassy hills, hiking trails and dotted with some wonderful properties. Being higher up towards the mountains, the overall rolling topography is a warmer and dryer feeling climate, with temperatures often 10-12 degrees warmer than Santa Barbara proper.
The Santa Barbara Foothills boast all kinds of architecture from Modern / Contemporary, to French Normandy, to California Ranch style homes with many sitting on good sized acreage. Being a rather large area, homes do vary greatly in size and style.
Local popular spots are the hikes near and around Tunnel Canyon, The Stevens Park area and The San Marcos Foothills Nature Preserve.
Santa Barbara Real Estate Values
Santa Barbara Foothills Real Estate values average around $1 million to $3 million. Spectacular view homes (mountain and/or ocean) and homes with larger land parcels start at around $1.3 million and can exceed this amount twofold, threefold or more. There are no condos or town homes in The Santa Barbara Foothills area.
If you are interested in real estate here in Santa Barbara, Montecito and our surrounding areas, as well as any other aspects of life here, please don’t hesitate to contact Kevin Schmidtchen at Berkshire Hathaway Home Services