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By Yvonne Jaramillo Ahearn, Esq. (B), REALTOR-Broker, CRS, GRI, ABR CLHMS
(Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers)
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Bizjournals.com recently analyzed United States Government Census Data to determine which US cities were the "Brainiest." The number one result, among large cities --- Seattle, with runner-ups San Francisco and Austin, TX.Not suprisingly, to those who live here, our beloved city of Honolulu, Oahu...
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By Barbara Abe
(East Oahu Realty)
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Jim Schmit, architect of 9 unique homes at the base of Kamehame Ridge in Hawaii Kai, found opportunity where others only saw a thin stretch of land on a busy road. He is a modernist, and jumped at the chance to build a different kind of project, with a modern approach. The 2 completed homes look ...

By 1SG (Ret.) David Kucic, President and Owner
(Hawaii Military Realty, Inc.)
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Beware of Frauds Wearing Military MedalsBy: David Kucic, First Sergeant, USA (Ret)Hawaii Home Buying and Selling TeamThe Army Times recently published a story about SGT Richard McClanahan.  This guy (he doesn't deserve to be called a Soldier) wore a "Chest full of lies" as he tricked people into ...

By Barbara Abe
(East Oahu Realty)
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Hawaii Kai Market Activity as of July 27, 2007 Single Family Homes: # OF ACTIVE LISTINGS - 113, PRICE RANGE: $858,000 - $17,888,888 32 under $1,000,000 15 $1,000,000 - $1,200,000 45 $1,200,000 - $2,000,000 21 over $2,000,000 # OF LISTINGS UNDER CONTRACT - 34, PRICE RANGE: $599,000 - $2,550,000 1...

By Randy Prothero, Hawaii REALTOR, (808) 384-5645
(eXp Realty)
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                                                        Laurie Manny has kept us updated from the start line.I apologize for not getting an update from the finish line of the 44th Transpacific Race posted sooner.  I have been extremely busy this week with work and ABR classes the last few days.  ...

By Rachael Austin-Harmes
(Benchmark Lending)
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As a loan officer I am here to help guide my clients into the right loan programs to help them achieve their financial goals. Understanding your goals and placing you in the right loan program is my service to you. With very competitive rates and the highest work ethic, I am here to assist you in...

By Randy Prothero, Hawaii REALTOR, (808) 384-5645
(eXp Realty)
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Salt Lake Area (tax map key 111, includes Moanalua, Aliamanu, Mapunapuna and Airport Area)The below figures include both fee simple and leasehold properties.  These are only the totals and averages.Single Family homes sales have softened. Average sales price of single family homes has begun to cl...

By Bob Farrell, RA, MS, RSPS, TRC, RECS
(ERA Signature Homes)
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The Honolulu Board of Realtors® reports* that "During the first quarter, the number of sales declined from last year and the median prices were stable. The total dollar volume of sales was $1.187 billion in the first quarter, a decrease of $153 million, or 11.4 percent, from the $1.340 billion in...

By Bob Farrell, RA, MS, RSPS, TRC, RECS
(ERA Signature Homes)
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Waikiki, that wonderful hotspot for Hawaii visitors!As one of the primary contacts for visitors to our islands' main tourist vacation spots, Waikiki, I would be happy to help anyone out there with their clients' desires to purchase second home or investment property in the islands of Hawaii, or e...

By Randy Prothero, Hawaii REALTOR, (808) 384-5645
(eXp Realty)
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Salt Lake Area (tax map key 111, includes Moanalua, Aliamanu, Mapunapuna and Airport Area)The below figures include both fee simple and leasehold properties.  These are only the totals and averages.Single Family homes sales have slowed. Average sales price of single family homes have leveled.  Ye...

By Celeste "SALLY" Cheeseman, (RA) AHWD CRS ePRO OAHU HAWAII REAL ESTATE
(Liberty Homes)
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By Celeste "Sally" Cheeseman, (RA); e-PRO, Century 21 Liberty Homes, Mililani, HI  96789 Featured Article Captain Cook's arrival in Hawaii in 1779 signified a change in the Hawaiian culture with Western Civilization comingling with the settlers of the Hawaiian Islands. Before his arrival the Hawa...

By Barbara Abe
(East Oahu Realty)
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Great fun and exercise was had by about 300 people and their dogs June 3, 2007, on the annual dog walk held in Hawaii Kai, the east end of the island of Oahu, in the state of Hawaii.   The total round trip distance from the Farmer's Market in the Hawaii Kai Town Center was 2.3 miles, but the old...

By Barbara Abe
(East Oahu Realty)
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Hahaione ValleyHahaione Valley, with its beautiful lushly covered mountains, is the first valley when entering Hawaii Kai from downtown Honolulu.  It is divided into Lower Hahaione, consisting of around 320 homes built in the early 1970s, and Upper Hahaione, with 350 plus, including many custom b...

By Celeste "SALLY" Cheeseman, (RA) AHWD CRS ePRO OAHU HAWAII REAL ESTATE
(Liberty Homes)
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I have had MANY inquiries from potential buyer's regarding their buying vacant land on Oahu and I have had to educate them on the zoning laws in Hawaii.  Most of them assume they could just come in and buy a bunch of land and start building. Not the case! For one, our Hawaiian Islands just have s...

By Randy Prothero, Hawaii REALTOR, (808) 384-5645
(eXp Realty)
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                                                                                   Below is a list of condos in the Salt Lake area, just a short commute to downtown Honolulu that are pet friendly.  This is an important question for families with pets.  Also if you are relocating to Hawaii, this i...

By Randy Prothero, Hawaii REALTOR, (808) 384-5645
(eXp Realty)
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The Salt Lake community (part of zip code of 96818) has mostly condominiums.  There are a few single family home sales, but too few to draw any market conclusions.  Sales activity for the first quarter of 2007 showed similar numbers of sales with a nice increase in prices over 2006. Interest rate...

By Randy Prothero, Hawaii REALTOR, (808) 384-5645
(eXp Realty)
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                                                                        Below is a list of condos in Waikiki that are pet friendly.  This is an important question for families with pets.  Also if you are relocating to Hawaii, this issue of animal quarantine comes up.  If you are relocating to Haw...

By Kengo Ueno, (R)
(Prudential Locations LLC)
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The following graphs represent real estate data from high-end neighborhoods in the Metro Honolulu area of Oahu, Hawaii.  These neighborhoods include Dowsett, Judd Hillside, Manoa Lower, Manoa Area, Tantalus and Makiki Heights.  It's kind of blurry but the basline represents years by quarters star...

By Kengo Ueno, (R)
(Prudential Locations LLC)
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The following graphs represent real estate data from high-end neighborhoods in the Hawaii Kai area of Oahu, Hawaii.  This data includes graphs for neighborhoods like Portlock, Na Pali Haweo, Anchorage, Queen's Gate, Luna Kai and Koko Kai.  It's kind of blurry but the basline represents years by q...

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