Kohala by the Sea is a small gated community along the Kohala Coast of Hawaii island that offers incredible ocean views. With just 73 house lots in this gated community, neighbors know each other and there is a real sense of pride. This distinguished neighborhood was thoughtfully designed so that nearly every home has incredible […]
Two of the most common questions we hear in the Hawaii real estate market is: “How is the market?” and “Is this a good time to buy?”
It’s that time again when everyone is receiving their orders for PCS moves. I am lucky to have been able to call Hawaii home, and for those who chose the duty station, or those who have it assigned, you are also amongst the lucky few.
Nothing is more stressful than putting your home on the market while you still live there. With listings hopefully comes showings, open houses, and broker’s opens. These are all things done in order to get the word out about the listing, and then hopefully the end game is an offer and closed sale. This is all extremely difficult […]
Moving is a stressful event all by itself. Now factor in getting your pets to Hawaii and you have additional things to worry about. Let’s face it, our pets are part of our families and their wellbeing is just as important as the rest of the family. You factor in cars, clothes, furniture, family, and pets […]
We live in a technological world; wi-fi and smart everything have arrived, and much more is on the way. If you’re like me and want to do everything you can to be healthy and happy, not just surviving but thriving, then you may want to know how to be tech-savvy in a high-tech world.
The residential real estate market in the Hawi and Kapaʻau zip codes was healthy in 2016, with 20% more homes sold than the year before and prices edging upward. There were 36 sales ranging in price from $245,000 to $1,150,000, compared with only 30 homes in 2015. For reference, readers might want to begin by […]
The short answer to the question is yes. Most people that you would meet in a new construction sales office are licensed realtors. These agents are employed by and work for the developer. Projects such as the new construction Hoopili from D.R. Horton in West Oahu do offer broker consideration to outside agents.
Lahaina Shores is located along a long sandy beach in Lahaina, Maui, in the Waine’e Ahupua’a (Hawaiian land division from the valley to the shore), one of the richest cultural lands in the Hawaiian Islands. Uō Beach – where whalers and kings once played The Kamehameha lineage ruled the Hawaiian kingdom from a sacred area called […]
I am super excited to let folks know about the new butcher shop that just opened last Friday in Waimea! Photo Courtesy of Waimea Butcher Shop There is More! Waimea Butcher Shop is more than just fresh, local, hormone- and antibiotic-free meats. Mills worked for years as a private chef and says he’ll be offering […]
Anuenue Means Rainbow There couldn’t be a better name for our town center’s playground than Anuenue! As I’ve mentioned in a few of my previous blogs – where I live, there are rainbows – that is no joke! Waimea town is where the green and dry areas of South Kohala meet, and that means we […]
Part of a residential REALTOR®’S job description relates to providing an estimate of value for prospective buyers and sellers. Buyers look to us to ensure they are not overpaying for their purchase. Through a tool called a “CMA,” or competitive/comparative market analysis, we try to evaluate properties to predict a value.
Energy clearing goes way back. Rituals, rites of passages, and ceremonies are common practice in cultures all over the world. In Hawaiian culture, a Kahu is often called to perform these types of blessings. A Priest may be called to perform or excise a negative spirit. We also have people actually trained, like in the Comedy […]
Kona Sea Ranch is an agricultural zoned subdivision in beautiful, lush, and rural South Kona. Build your dream home in this gated, 26 lot subdivision of 5 – 13 acre parcels. Enjoy panoramic ocean views with year-round sunsets. South Kona Coastline Views Kukui O’Pae Place Kukui O’Pae Place runs the length of the subdivision. The elevation […]