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March 31st, 2010 categories: Military, Video For Buyers The Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) is housing allowance extended to military personnel to help cover the costs of their off-base housing while they are stationed away from home. Used wisely, it can help those who serve our Country build ...
March 19th, 2010 categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Video For Buyers, Video For Sellers In today’s video blog, I discuss how much deposit should be made with an offer on a Honolulu home or condominium. I talk about ways a buyer or seller can use the deposit made with the offer to their advanta...
March 17th, 2010 categories: For Buyers, Video For Buyers In today’s video blog, I discuss the importance of determining your exit strategy BEFORE making an offer on a Honolulu home or condo. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE ENTIRE BLOG POST.
March 16th, 2010 categories: For Sellers, Negotiating Contracts, Video For Sellers In today’s video blog, I discuss getting your Honolulu home surveyed before you put your home on the market for sale. This may help you to avoid a large number of potential problems that could cost you money or lo...
March 15th, 2010 categories: For Sellers, Video For Sellers In today’s video blog, I discuss how many of Honolulu’s real estate companies attach a 2 to 4 page addendum to the Hawaii Association of Realtors Purchase Contract. Many of them contain language that modifies the termite language that c...
March 12th, 2010 categories: For Buyers In today’s video blog, I discuss how lending guidelines have changed and how it is even more important to meet with a lender before you start searching for you Honolulu home or condo. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE ENTIRE VIDEO BLOG.
March 11th, 2010 categories: For Buyers In today’s video blog, I discuss whether you should buy a Honolulu condo or home now, or wait a few years to save more money for a bigger down payment. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE ENTIRE BLOG
March 9th, 2010 categories: For Buyers Today’s video blog goes into a few rules for making disclosures in the sale of you Honolulu condominium or house. Here is a copy of the Hawaii Association of Realtors Seller’s Real Property Disclosure Statement. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE ENTIRE BLOG.
March 8th, 2010 categories: For Buyers, The Market In today’s video blog, I talk about how well you would have done if you purchased a home or condo in Honolulu 10 years ago. Ask yourself this question, “Do I wish I bought more real estate in Honolulu 10 years ago?” I know my answer! CLICK HER...
March 5th, 2010 categories: The Market Today’s video blog talks about how Honolulu’s overall existing single-family home inventory has not had a significant increase in long time. Add to this the fact that there is no significant piece of vacant land to develop more homes and pressure on prices ...