Montecito House/PUD Sales
As of February 1, 2024
24 Active Listings
8 Sales Pending
Median Sales Price: $4,845,000
3 Months of Inventory
Nestled in the foothills of the Santa Ynez Mountains and graced with stunning California beaches, Montecito has long been a haven for business tycoons, entertainment moguls, and celebrities since the early 1900s. This prestigious and exclusive community is renowned not only for its privileged residents but also for its remarkable homes and legacy estates, which boast rich histories, distinctive architecture, and notable owners.
Adjacent to Santa Barbara, this 8-square-mile enclave welcomes approximately 10,000 year-round and part-time residents, including visitors from around the globe who come to indulge in the luxurious offerings of its renowned hotels: the Rosewood Miramar Beach and the highly acclaimed San Ysidro Ranch. The Four Seasons Biltmore is currently closed for renovations.
The community features two delightful commercial hubs affectionately known as The Upper Village and The Lower Village, both brimming with upscale shops, art galleries, fine dining establishments, and charming sidewalk cafes. Montecito takes pride in its exceptional educational institutions, including prestigious private schools and the esteemed Westmont College, all regarded as top-notch learning establishments in California. The public school districts, Montecito Union and Cold Spring Elementary, have earned recognition for their excellence, both boasting impressive API scores.
For recreational activities, Montecito offers two public parks, picturesque hiking, swimming at Butterfly Beach and horseback riding trails, three private golf courses, and a private tennis club ensuring residents have ample opportunities to engage in outdoor pursuits and leisurely pastimes.