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Kenny Slaught Proud To Call Santa Barbara Home

Santa Barbara features attractions like hundreds of years old Hotel Virginia, historic El Pueblo Viejo district and the Old Mission’s pink towers that hold events. The County Courthouse includes colorful murals, and the clock tower and observation deck offer an amazing sight over the entire region. Performances are still being held at the Lobero theatre,… Read More…

Santa Barbara Real Estate Professional Kenny Slaught – Discusses the History of Architecture in Santa Barbara

Famous architect George Washington Smith, inspired the California movement called the Spanish Colonial revival almost 100 years ago. Smith dropped out of Harvard to eventually work as a bond trader. Once a successful businessman, he moved to the Santa Barbara community anticipating a relaxing lifestyle and planning to work on his painting abilities. What surprised… Read More…

Kenny Slaught On The Development Of The Spanish Colonial Revival Architecture

The Spanish Colonial Revival architecture, a United States architectural movement was initiated in the early 20th century. The movement included designing some cities that were key Spanish colonies, which then became American cities, using the Spanish architectural style. A large portion of this architectural style can be seen in California. Post an earthquake that occurred… Read More…

Kenny Slaught – Appreciates Continued Success Of Hoover Dam

The structure was crafted during the American Great Depression period, between 1931 and 1936, costing the government $49 million dollars. The dam was initially named Boulder Dam, but was later switched to Hoover Dam in honor of the then-President Herbert Hoover, who made significant contributions to the construction of this prodigious project. With 221 meters… Read More…

Kenny Slaught Blogs On Outreach Programs Of Local Charity

The community gets a better access to arts through the Santa Barbara Bowl. This outdoor music venue provides many education outreach programs on an annual basis. About 20,000 students get access to scholarships through non-profit arts programs, individual artists, and local schools. Real estate expert Kenny Slaught advertised the initiatives on his blog at KennySlaught.com.… Read More…

Kenny Slaught On Architectural Trends In California

The Spanish Colonial revival.style was started by architect George Washington Smith almost 100 years ago. First a Harvard student, Smith left the school to focus on bond trading work. Later on, he relocated to Santa Barbara to pursue his hobbies. However, he noticed that the locals liked the house he built and decided to create… Read More…