This is my third update in a series about the Waikoloa Beach Resort real estate market. Here are the first two updates: Update #1 Update #2 Living on the Big Island of Hawaii sometimes requires a shift in perspective. Sure, we have the whole “changes in attitudes, changes in latitudes” and “slow down, this […]
An incredible value! This oceanfront unit at Waipouli Beach Resort just had a $100,000+ price reduction! Upscale amenities include travertine tile floors, Subzero refrigerator/freezer, Wolf oven, and dual Fisher Paykel dishwashers. This condo also includes central air conditioning.
First American Title issues a quarterly report, the Real Estate Sentiment Index (RESI), which “measures title agent sentiment on a variety of key market metrics and industry issues.” Their 2015 4th Quarter Edition revealed some interesting information regarding possible challenges with appraisal values as we head into 2016. “The fourth quarter RESI found that title agents continue to believe that […]
This past year I had the opportunity to work with luxury home buyers from Silicon Valley, Tokyo, Los Angeles, New York, and Seattle. They look at homes a little differently than your average buyer. Luxury home buyers have different concerns today than they did a few years ago. Having just sold the two highest priced Diamond Head […]
Looking to sell or buy a home or condo in Hoakalei? I have the most recent update for you to view. Newly Listed Hoakalei home Large living room with tile floors and beautiful custom shutters This home is the lowest priced single family home in Hoakalei as of 2/2/2016. This home is very nice with a open […]
Makali’i at Wailea “Where Life Takes Flight” reads the brochure for Makali’i - Wailea’s newest and most delightfully surprising architectural prodigy. “Where architecture takes flight” might be more appropriate – since the vision for this new community takes a bold leap from the tedium of bland and safe Wailea status quo. There is, however, nothing unsafe […]
Artist Mike Field draws inspiration for his art from his time spent on the water, whether paddle boarding, surfing, or sailing On the First Friday of each month from 5:30-8:30pm, the galleries and shops of Holualoa town open for a wonderful evening of art in a way that you’ve never experienced before. Not only will […]
Is spring closer than we think? Depending on which groundhog you witnessed today, you may have less time than you think to get your home on the market before the busy spring season. No matter which groundhog you listen to, you should sell before spring!
One of the most spectacular features of “Water Falling,” the Hamakua Coast estate sold at auction in 2014 for $5,750,000 and then sold again in January 2016 for $6.8 million, was its setting on an oceanfront cliff alongside the dramatic waterfall from which it took its name. Whatever the price point, properties for sale with waterfalls on […]
Whether you’re building or remodeling your own home it can seem daunting to find a good contractor, especially if you are new to Hawaii. Many Hawaii property buyers opt to purchase vacant land, like this 1.3-acre Kohala Waterfront property that offers stunning ocean views, so they can build their own home. When it comes time […]