Real estate community in shock over Montecito mudslides

“We had time to prepare with the fires,” said Realtor Cindy York Shadian. “With landslides, you don’t have the luxury of even 15 minutes…” …

Property tours: caravan or go it alone?

So when it comes to touring properties, do you join the crowd or go it alone? To figure out what the best method is, we spoke with a few of America’s top real estate agents from Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, Silicon Valley, Montecito and Santa Barbara, C…