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7 Steps to Buying a Hawaii Home

With interest rates holding steady at all time lows, first time buyers and investors alike are motivated to capture on Hawaii’s real estate opportunities. The conditions are set, market timing and the right loan program align Buyers on the road to Hawaii home success. Especially for active duty military members and veterans, the Veteran’s Administration (VA) Benefit […]

Kuapapa at Hoakalei in Ewa Beach Offers Charming New 4 Bed Houses Starting in the Low $600K’s

Nestled in the heart of Ewa Beach lies the last of Haseko’s newest Hoakalei premium housing development neighborhood, christened Kuapapa. Gracing Hoakalei’s Ernie Els signature golf course, Kuapapa focuses on delivering an assortment of quality housing to the Ewa Beach area. Starting in the low $600,000s, this Hoakalei neighborhood offers immense value and appeal at […]

The Top 5 Myths About VA Loans in Hawaii

Myth #1: The VA Loan Limit is $417,000, so We Can’t Afford a Home in Hawaii With the median price of a single family home on Oahu at over $680,000 many people think they can’t afford a home, but the VA loan limit on Oahu is actually $720,050 with zero down payment. Looking for a more expensive […]

Federal Reserve Unanimously Decides to Further Decrease Bond Purchases

Last month, the Federal Reserve, in a unanimous vote, decided to further decrease its bond purchasing. The bond purchases were the government’s stimulus package created to keep long term mortgage interest rates artificially low in order to help drive the housing market. Most experts believe that tapering will cause interest rates to increase as we […]