Admit it. Your idea of a lazy day means lying on the couch in your jammies flipping between House Hunters International and Hawaii Life, daydreaming about the possibilities. Well, quit dreaming. Polish your life hacking skills, get your okole (bottom) up off the couch, and make it happen! And, become a TV star while you’re at [...]
We have been researching condo activity and prices for several clients recently in the Waikoloa Beach Resort. The trend recently has been to a very reduced supply of condos for sale and rising prices. For the most part, that is still the case. There are currently 46 active listings in the resort, with the lowest [...]
Kacy Chatfield REALTOR (S) has joined the Kapaa office for Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers on the island of Kaua’i. She has been licensed for over 14 years and has successfully represented more than $44,000,000 in sales volume.
Historic changes are in the wind with Oahu’s future Rapid Transit train system planned. Since it will run through and end in Kaka’ako, near the district of Ala Moana, there has spurred major urban development discussions and forums. Recently revealed plans for the area as noted in the Star Advertiser reinforces strong land use decisions with exciting concepts and [...]
Rhonda Hay (Realtor, Broker) has joined Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers as the Broker In Charge of Business Development for the Island of Maui. Rhonda brings over 20 years of residential real estate sales experience and over a decade of leadership and management to her new role with Hawaii Life. Previously, Rhonda served as the [...]
Awakea at Mehana is a new condominium complex being built by DR Horton Schuler Division in the Mehana Master Planned Community of Kapolei. The first units, which have been released for sale, will be ready for occupancy in the fall of 2013. (View the Awakea Brochure.) New Awakea ‘Flex Home’ Offers Versatile Floor Plan Awakea [...]
Transition of the Kaka’ako neighborhood, between the city of Honolulu and Waikiki, will continue to modernize and fulfill the needs of Oahu’s rapid urban growth. Recently, Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. (A&B) announced their newest plans for the acres owned by Kamehameha Schools. What is The Collection at 600 Ala Moana? ‘The Collection at 600 Ala [...]
Final preparations are being made throughout the Ko Olina Resort in anticipation of the Second Annual LPGA LOTTE Championship being held April 14-20, 2013. With the start date just two days away and the total purse valued at $1.7 million, anticipation and excitement is building. Welcome entrance erected in front of the Ko Olina Golf [...]
Catching up to the condominium sales in the Waikoloa Beach Resort over the past few months: Again, this reflects what we’ve been seeing, a modest increase in prices as the housing market recovers. Most of the buyers we are talking to recognize that the market has turned around from 2011 and is heading higher. Even [...]
The Treasury Department and Obama administration introduced Making Home Affordable (MHA) program in 2009. The MHA program created uniform guidelines for loan modifications, HAFA short sales, and foreclosure prevention. The MHA program has helped thousands of homeowners across the country avoid foreclosure by offering numerous loan modification options, or options like a short sale.