Walking into an ocean view estate home at 49 Black Sand Beach on the most recent Kohala Coast caravan, the listing agent greeted us with a hug and the question, “Have you seen this one?” Pam and I turned our heads right and left to take in the floor plan, hesitating for a moment. I […]
Waimea Buyers…tune that Big Island dial to WHHA – FM (Which Home Has it All – a Family Mecca) and you’ll discover an idyllic home located in the desirable community of Sandalwood. Features-Rich Sweeping views of Mauna Kea, Mauna Loa, Hualalai, ocean, sunrise, sunset, Kohala Mountains Large master outdoor shower with Mauna Kea views Net […]
Once again a Kukio home is going to be sold via luxury property auction. Originally offered for $9.9 million, currently listed for $7.9 million (MLS# 253888), on July 25th this Lucky Bennett-designed 7,520 sq. ft. home will be auctioned to the highest bidder, without reserve. Concierge Auctions confirms that bidders have already registered, excited by the prospect […]
Many of us dream of an island home by the seashore. This home has a coconut palm studded shoreline and view all the way north to Kaiwi Point. Grab a board and catch a wave before breakfast! This home has two separate living areas: A 1 bedroom, 1 bath with its own separate entry and […]
This 4 bedroom, 3 bath home embodies iconic and livable Lucky Bennett design, which complements luxurious ‘Island style living’ at the beach park at Kahalu’u. Lucky Bennett Designed Seaside Kona Style Home Lucky Bennett started designing homes in Hawaii in the 50′s and this is a favorite of mine. Built in 1961, it showcases Hawaiian […]
Architect Lucky Bennett’s homes go a long way in defining Kona style. Since the 60′s, he has been designing and building many of the Kona Coast’s most iconic and livable homes. His own home (MLS# 215277) was put on the market a while back and was in escrow. It just fell out and is back […]
Since the late 50′s, many of the most distinctive and stylish homes here in Kona were designed by the architect Lucky Bennett. Lucky Bennett homes are unmistakable. His homes are designed to capture sunsets and ocean breezes first and foremost. Rooms angle in unexpected ways, walls disappear, openings frame views like the one below.