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Farmers Insurance Agent in Santa Barbara, CA

Christopher Baxter

4.9 out of 5
Rating 4.9
(52 Reviews)
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1033 Santa Barbara St
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Office hours
Day of the WeekHours
Monday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

About Christopher Baxter

I have lived in Santa Barbara for 43 years. I feel lucky that we were able to raise our three sons in this beautiful community. My middle son Brian is a fire captain for the city of Santa Barbara and my other two sons, Dan and Tim, help run our family insurance agency located at 1033 Santa Barbara Street right across from the courthouse! We love being a part of this beautiful community and are honored to have the privilege to serve your insurance needs. Thank you!

Having lived along the central coast of California for so long, I’ve seen it all! From the housing market to the fires and natural disasters we’ve faced. We have been able to provide our clients with the insurance advice they need to keep their homes and their families protected. With the Covid pandemic, our number one priority has been the health and safety of our employees and customers. Most of our staff is back working at the office - but we can handle all your insurance needs in a touchless fashion: Using phones, e-mail and DocuSign will keep us all safe. Be careful and be well!

As the leading insurance agents for Santa Barbara, we offer a full line of commercial insurance products, including liability insurance, contractor insurance, small business insurance, professional liability insurance, worker's compensation insurance. We also offer a full line of landlord protector policies, including HOA’s, apartments, condos, PUD’s and all investment property insurance. We are experts in restaurant insurance. With the severity and frequency of the wildfires here in California, Homeowners insurance can be tricky. The fire season for 2022 is quickly approaching! Give us a call and we can help get/keep you covered! Our goal is to provide you with the proper coverages at the lowest possible price.

Give me a call at (805) 963-4048 and I'll be happy to answer any questions you might have.

Years of experience

I have over 33 years of experience as a Farmers Insurance agent.
Languages spoken
English, French, and Spanish


CA License #: 0783702


Wharton School of Business - Insurance Specialty, California State University, Northridge, and Crespi Carmelite High School

Neighborhoods Served

Goleta, Carpinteria, Montecito, Hope Ranch, and Summerland

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California is one of the most seismically active regions in the world. More than 300 faults crisscross the state, which sits atop two of Earth's major tectonic plates, the Pacific and North American plates. Experts caution that earthquake insurance is one piece of the protection puzzle. Additionally, first responders recommend that you have a disaster plan in place and regularly update earthquake emergency packs with first aid, water, and other supplies. Make sure your business and family are protected. Santa Barbara is no stranger to earthquakes - we have had 205 earthquakes in the last 365 days! Please don't wait for the big one to get covered! Call Baxter Insurance in Santa Barbara today for a free earthquake insurance quote. With prices of housing escalating in 2022, its important to make sure your investment is covered.

Is your HOA properly insured? California wildfires are a new normal. Make sure you are properly insured! In 2020 and 2021 the new HOA regulations can affect your HOA Policy. Feel free to reach out to evaluate your HOA policy. Serving Santa Barbara, Goleta and all of California. Farmers offer some of the most comprehensive HOA coverage choices.

• Directors and officers liability insurance can help cover costs of lawsuits or dispute claims filed against an HOA’s board members.
• A guaranteed replacement cost option might help restore a building to its original condition if costs exceed your policy limit.

Call me today for more information about Homeowners Association Insurance.

Business Insurance that protects your company, so you can do what you do best. For most business owners, purchasing workers compensation insurance is not an option; it is mandated by state law for all businesses with employees. Understanding the worker's compensation insurance system can be helpful in choosing the insurance coverage that is right for your company. Starting January 1, 2020 Workers Compensation rates for many industries have been reduced!

Call Baxter Insurance for assistance with your Workers Compensation Insurance. Baxter Insurance serving Santa Barbara County and all of California’s Insurance needs for 30 years.

  • My sons and I enjoy surfing
  • Fishing
  • Diving
  • Volleyball
  • Golfing and everything this beautiful town has to offer!

At Baxter Insurance we can help you with all of your Business Insurance needs including Worker's Compensation rates for 2022. From small mom and pop operations to large corporations, Baxter Insurance has the expertise to handle all of your Business Insurance needs.

Call us for a free Risk Analysis and Quote today! We are proud to be of service to our Santa Barbara community and are always happy to help. We have been serving Sant Barbara since 1989! We are leaders in Business insurance in Santa Barbara.

Since the Coved pandemic has changed the way we transact business we went you to know that the health and safety of our employees and customers are paramount. We can make sure you are properly insured in a touchless manner. And now that we are back in our offices we are happy to meet with you personally if you desire. Just give us a call and we'll handle it from there. We provide HOA Insurance, Condominiums and PUD's, Commercial Properties, Landlord Properties, Airbnb & VRBO properties, Apartments, and of course Homeowners Insurance.

Our goal is to provide you with the proper coverages at the lowest possible price. Call us today for policy evaluation and a free quote.

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