Chris is a veteran Santa Barbara Realtor who is experienced in representing principals navigate the real estate sales process. Santa Barbara born & raised, in a family-centered around representing local real estate, Chris has learned over the course of his 42 years what it takes to be consistently successful in this dynamic business. Both parents are respected local Realtor’s of 50 years & brother is a top tier local Home Inspector. The Hunt family knows local Real Estate and Chris is as reliable as they come with almost 20 years invested as a Real Estate professional.
Aside from local, state, national & global market awareness, a high-value agent must possess the ability to successfully evaluate, negotiate, adapt and coordinate all facets of a real estate transaction, along with providing transparency & full disclosure. Based on an impeccable & proven track record of successful closings & zero ethics complaints over the course of his career, acquiring Chris to represent you is a sensible move.
Prior to becoming a full-time Realtor, Chris was a Licensed Real Estate Mortgage Banker/Broker for 10 years and has been licensed with the California Department of Real Estate since 2001 (19 years). His combined background in Real Estate Finance & Real Estate Sales practiced uninterrupted for almost 20 years, confirm Chris as a valuable asset for those looking to acquire or sell real estate in the Santa Barbara area.
Chris has remained absolutely local since 1977. Attending the areas best schools (Marymount, SBMS, SBHS & UCSB), he has witnessed the community evolve from a quiet small town to a bustling small city. 'I've watched Santa Barbara & Montecito grow in a way that I am truly proud of & excited about - there is a reason people want to live here and always will. I am here to share my experience, guidance & advice with you as an advocate to your ultimate success.’
To unwind, Chris can be found on the beach or local trails with his australian cattle dog Rose, family & friends. On the competitive side, he is a committed, high-level competitive motorcycle racer, surfer & mountaineer/explorer. Training at athlete focused Platinum Fitness in Summerland & cycling in our local mountains & along the beach are how he keeps fit and sharp.
‘Always available, fully committed & on time. This is what you can expect from me.’
*Expertise: Listing Agent, Buyer's Agent, Estates, Ranches, Beachfront, Blufftop, Historic Real Property, Raw Land.
*Areas Specializing in: Montecito, Santa Barbara, Goleta, Carpinteria, Santa Ynez Valley.