SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -

First Republic Bank has signed a lease for a vacant site on State and Anapamu Streets in Santa Barbara.

Bank officials expect to renovate the space in time for a grand opening this fall.

First Republic currently has a bank branch on Canon Perdido Street.

The new site was the former location for an Outfitters store.

State St. & E Anapamu St., Santa Barbara, CA, 93101