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Lee & Associates Negotiates Land Sale in Santa Barbara


The 1.76 acre site to be used for affordable housing


SANTA BARBARA, Calif.—May 8, 2014—The Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara has purchased a 1.76 acre site for the sole purpose of building affordable senior housing.

Stephen Leider and Clarice Clarke, both with the Santa Barbara office of Lee & Associates, represented the buyer and seller in the $2.25 million transaction at 251 South Hope Ave., originally intended for automotive use.

“Because this is one of the last vacant land lots in this area that permits ground up development,” said Leider. “The plans are to build senior affordable housing for those who qualify in the Santa Barbara area.”

According to Leider, Santa Barbara is virtually built out with no vacant land available within the city limits.



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