Hawaii Short Sales

Kismit and the Wooden Boat

I recently acquired a sailboat named Puffin. She is an all-wood, 1986 Alden Yacht built in Maine. She came into my life unexpectedly after a Hawaii Life meeting with one of my brokers in charge, John Climaldi. He mentioned in passing to me that a boat was being given away for free due to the […]

New Affordable Honolulu Condos: 803 Waimanu

California based developer MJF Development Corp. recently received a permit extension to allow construction of Honolulu’s latest condo building, 803 Waimanu. Adding to the lineup of new condo buildings transcending the Kakaako neighborhood, 803 Waimanu will be 7 stories high and feature 153 units. 101 of those units will be priced in a more affordable “reserved” […]

Makawao, Maui, HI – What Sold in 2015?

With 2015 over, it’s time for the year-end report on what’s been selling and what’s for sale in the year ahead. The Makawao region includes the towns of Makawao, Haliimaile, and the surrounding area in between, Baldwin Avenue above Paia, and also Olinda, which lies above Makawao town proper. There’s a real country feeling in the […]