About Mike James

Mike James is a real estate veteran with decades of experience. Mike is the President of the Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage San Francisco Bay Area and Hawaii regions, incorporating 51 offices and a talented team of more than 3,490 real estate professionals. Formerly a decorated Manager with the company, Mike is dedicated to providing both personal and professional guidance and encouragement to help Sales Associates achieve success.

Single-family Homes Inch Closer to the $800,000 Mark

By | August 17, 2018|

Home prices continued on their steady climb in July — single-family homes up 5.3%, while condos inched up 1.1% from a year ago. The most surprising statistic released this week

Advice for First-Time Home Buyers

By | August 13, 2018|

Getting ready to buy your first home can be daunting. But understanding every step of the process and a little preparation can go a long way toward helping to make

Sellers Remain in Driver’s Seat

By | July 17, 2018|

The lazy days of summer may be here, but it’s a busy season for the real estate industry. Home buyers are out in force looking for new homes, but fewer

More Choices for Oahu Homebuyers as Summer Inventory Levels Rise

By | July 12, 2018|

After 13 consecutive months of rising prices, the median sales price of a single-family home dropped for the first time. The 1.6% year-over-year decline is only the fourth time in

Oahu real estate prices continue to climb in May

By | June 15, 2018|

Single-family homes are going into escrow after a median of 14 days on the market, according to the latest stats compiled by the Honolulu Board of Realtors in May. Demand

April marks another record high for Oahu single-family home prices

By | May 21, 2018|

Despite a rise in mortgage interest rates and an uptick in new listings, the median sales price of a single-family home was up 10.9% last month, compared to April 2017.

Home sales pace eases, buyers find some relief and opportunity

By | April 16, 2018|

Low inventory and rising prices continued into March, as reflected by the latest figures released by the Honolulu Board of Realtors this week. But the pace of sales has slowed

A Survival Guide for Spring

By | April 12, 2018|

Real estate agents are reporting increased showings at open houses, bidding wars, and multiple offers over asking price within days, sometimes even hours.  Basically, it’s a jungle out there. Before

It’s a Seller’s Spring in Most Markets

By | March 16, 2018|

While it may seem premature to prepare for the spring selling season now, the reality is spring is almost here. Whether you’re thinking of putting your home on the market