Leane Darling


I have been involved in Real Estate for over 10 years. Studying Real Estate Finance at Southern Methodist University’s Cox School of Business inspired me to pursue a career in Real Estate. I have worked at one time or another in Commercial Real Estate, Property Management and most currently, Residential Sales on Oahu. I am very active in community affairs and am co-founder of a non-profit organization called Changing Tides Foundation.

I believe in one on one customer service and my goal is to consistently exceed my clients' expectations. I am an active member of the National Association of Realtors, have sat as treasurer on the Board of the North Shore Regional Group of Realtors and have completed my Realtors Green Designation.

Originally from Florida, I have lived abroad and traveled extensively, collecting experiences that contribute to my Real Estate Career. My husband, Jesse Horton, is a gifted sculptor, hunter and captain. If we are not traveling on our sailboat you can find us surfing, free diving or body surfing. There's no place like home, and there's no place like Hawaii.

Peer Reviews:
"I am TRULY TRULY appreciative!! ...Please know I think the world of you. You are a wonderful agent- I can tell that everything you do with intention and it's from the heart."
-Tori Castanares / Vesta Hawaii Real Estate


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My Blog Posts
3 Reasons To Love Kuilima Estates on Oahu’s North Shore
The Kuilima Estates West and Kuilima Estates East are two condominium complexes located adjacent to the Turtle Bay Resort. They …
Outdoor Activities on Oahu’s East Side
Oahu’s East Side, or Windward Side, is a playground for activity or for relaxation. From beautiful reefs and lush coastline …
Zen with a View
What better time to look for the most relaxing house on the island than right now? Come experience Zen with …

What my clients are saying...

The best decision we made upon learning we were moving to Hawaii was working with Leane. Her love and knowledge of the island and it’s unique housing market developed an immediate trust and confidence in the process. As first time home buyers, Leane went above and beyond to answer any and all questions. Given our search started before arrival to the island, Leane stood in lines at open houses, asked questions to sellers, spoke to neighbors, and even sent us videos of different areas of the island. Once in escrow, Leane’s organizational skills proved to be next to none. She made the process easy and smooth. Thanks to her, we are now home owners on this beautiful island!

— Travis and Mandy Brassfield

Leane is an amazing real estate agent and a truly special person. As a first-time buyer, I felt incredibly nervous and overwhelmed by the process, but Leane guided and supported me through every step in my journey to buy my dream home on the North Shore. I feel so lucky to have an agent as kind, organized, knowledgeable, and trustworthy as Leane on my side! I highly recommend her to anyone who wants to buy or sell a home in Hawaii - she knows the market and the community, she will work tirelessly on your behalf, and she is an absolute joy to work with.

— Lowell Burton