Housing conference spotlights worsening market for buyers

 PACIFIC COAST BUSINESS TIMES: There are plenty of reasons why the South Coast housing market continues to have such high barriers to entry, and probably always will. The rent is too damn high and so are the home… Read More

The South Coast: A Tale of Two Workforces

SANTA BARBARA INDEPENDENT: The picture painted by this year’s Santa Barbara Housing Conference was bleak. Not only does the South Coast rank in the top 25 least affordable places to live nationwide, local employers struggle to recruit and… Read More

Study: Workforce can’t afford local housing

SANTA BARBARA NEWS-PRESS: A study of the Santa Barbara workforce housing crisis has discovered the roughly 70 percent of South Coast employees can’t afford to live where they work. The findings of the report, commissioned by the Coastal… Read More

Increasing South Coast housing costs driving workers away

SANTA YNEZ VALLEY NEWS: Increasing prices in Santa Barbara’s South Coast housing market are driving more workers to live outside of the area, many of whom commute from as far as North County, a study released Friday shows…. Read More