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New Santa Barbara Oceanfront Escrow Closing: 5 Santa Cruz Blvd.


New Santa Barbara Oceanfront Escrow Closing: 5 Santa Cruz Boulevard

5 Santa Cruz Boulevard has closed escrow for its full $2,275,000 asking price.

5 Santa Cruz Boulevard is an oceanfront 1,400 sq.ft. 2 bedroom/2 bath single level concrete block home built in 1950 with unobstructed ocean views and close beach access. Features include a wide living room with a wall of windows that overlook the ocean and backyard lawn, a master bedroom with fireplace, large walk-in closets and en-suite bathroom and a second bedroom with lots of natural light. A wood deck wraps around the front and side of the home with an area for entertaining, cooking, and outdoor dining. The front courtyard and the ocean front yard features lawn areas and mature landscaping. Situated on the Mesa on a flag lot with 50′ of ocean frontage, the 0.21 acre property has a spacious two car garage and ample driveway parking.

History of the Listing

5 Santa Cruz Boulevard came on the market at the end of March 2017 asking $2,275,000. Five offers were received overnight and the property went into escrow for substantially over the asking price. It then fell out of escrow and immediately went back into escrow and closed in May 2017 for the original asking price of $2,275,000.

Previous Sales in the 2000’s