Doing it Right the First Time

By | March 23, 2017|

Purchasing your first home can be an intimidating task, but it doesn’t need to be. Understanding every step of the process and planning ahead to make sure there are no

Is the Market Hot or Not?

By | March 13, 2017|

There are various news stories on any given day about the health of the real estate market. They are so varied in fact that it can be very difficult to

Home Sellers, Buyers: Start Planning Now

By | February 1, 2017|

For homeowners who are considering selling their homes, it is not too early to start preparing for the spring selling season, which is traditionally the real estate industry’s busiest season.

Tiny Homes Make their Way Onto the Shores of Oahu

By | December 2, 2016|

It’s no secret that living on Oahu is a prestige of its own. According to the Honolulu Board of REALTORS®, the price of a single-family home on the island averages

Why Fall May be a Good Time to Sell Your Home

By | October 5, 2016|

The Oahu housing market has been strong this year with steady price increases in a number of communities and relatively low inventory to meet the buyer demand. Now that fall

Vacation Home Sales Flourish: What Buyers Should Look for in A Second Home

By | September 6, 2016|

Summer often means fun-filled vacations with family or friends to a neighbor isle, a golf resort, or perhaps a visit to the mainland. As summer draws to a close, it’s

The Downside to Selling Your Home by Yourself

By | July 11, 2016|

Oahu’s real estate market has rebounded sharply in the past several years in the aftermath of the recession, with home prices near or even above their highs of 2007 and

Don’t Underestimate the Value a Real Estate Professional Brings to a Home Sale

By | June 8, 2016|

Well-known actor, humorist and economist Ben Stein once wrote a column entitled “Pieces of Heaven.” It was a love letter of sorts about the many homes he has bought, sold

Five Tips for Creating a Home Wish List that Works

By | May 18, 2016|

With the spring home-buying season in full bloom, many people are out there looking for the next place to call home. They have visions of finding the perfect property. From