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By Ronnie Margolis, Kauai Realtor - CDPE, ABR, RA - On Top of the Aloh
(KW Kauai)
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The Hawaii state Supreme Court on Monday rejected a state law that allowed the Hawaii Superferry to operate while an environmental study is being conducted.Ruling the law was unconstitutional, the court sent the case back to Circuit Court, leaving the fate of the Superferry’s service between Hono...

By Ronnie Margolis, Kauai Realtor - CDPE, ABR, RA - On Top of the Aloh
(KW Kauai)
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H.R. 1, the “American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009,” passed the House on February 13, 2009, by a vote of 246 - 184. Later that day, the Senate also passed the bill by a vote of 60 - 38. The President signed the bill on February 17, 2009. The bill is a $780 billion package, with roughly 3...

By Ronnie Margolis, Kauai Realtor - CDPE, ABR, RA - On Top of the Aloh
(KW Kauai)
Comments 1
When Mayor Bernard Carvalho took over for the recently deceased Bryan Baptiste, he had big shoes to fill. But Bernard is a big man. Yesterday, the Mayor 5th annual prayer luncheon had its largest turnout ever. The luncheon's theme, "Mentoring the next generation" was meant to attract youth in the...

By Ronnie Margolis, Kauai Realtor - CDPE, ABR, RA - On Top of the Aloh
(KW Kauai)
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As of this posting, there are 48 properties in the Kapaa-Wailua that are  in short sale or foreclosure. This list is compiled by RealtyTrac, the nation's leading source for foreclosures. This does not include the many sellers who are current in their mortgages but still must seek short sales. If ...

By Ronnie Margolis, Kauai Realtor - CDPE, ABR, RA - On Top of the Aloh
(KW Kauai)
Comments 0
This home has not yet listed but I had been speaking to the seller and know that he is hoping for a quick sale. The home is located in Wailua Rise Estates. This is a subdivision of primarily half acre lots that is located about 4 miles up from the main Kuhio HIghway in the general area of the Wai...

By Ronnie Margolis, Kauai Realtor - CDPE, ABR, RA - On Top of the Aloh
(KW Kauai)
Comments 1
Yes, when Anekona Management bought the Radisson Hotel several years ago, they renovated the place and turned all 350 rooms into Condominiums. The project now functions as the Hilton Kauai Beach Resort and is a successful east side resort. South Pacific is performed in the ballroom every Wednesda...

By Ronnie Margolis, Kauai Realtor - CDPE, ABR, RA - On Top of the Aloh
(KW Kauai)
Comments 0
Ken Stokes, noted environmentalist and director of the Kauaian Institute, posts about a new group of leaders on Kauai who are focused on moving from the stage of talking about sustainability and are now digging into the DOING phase. As Ken notes, Kauai has a long way to go, but with clear intenti...

By Ronnie Margolis, Kauai Realtor - CDPE, ABR, RA - On Top of the Aloh
(KW Kauai)
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ELVIS in Blue Hawaii, filmed at the Coco Palms in Wailua, Kauai, Hawaii   Once the darling of vacationers and lovers of paradise, the Coco Palms hotel was devastated by Hurricane Iniki on Sept. 11, 1992. That's right, September 11th. Go figure. The Garden Island reported that the developers have...

By Julie A. Black, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, Realtor, Broker
(KAUAI DREAMS REALTY Kauai Real Property Specialist)
Comments 0
5773-A Kuamoo Road Just Listed Kauai REO Just listed $225,000. MLS#221077 This is a 2 bedroom 1.5 bath house of approximately 720 sq.ft. on a CPR lot of approximately 4432 sq.ft. Built in 1985 it shares a driveway with the back house. It has a small fenced yard. Formers owners make a make shift ...

By Ronnie Margolis, Kauai Realtor - CDPE, ABR, RA - On Top of the Aloh
(KW Kauai)
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The Garden Island, known for it’s ample rainfall and verdant tropical landscape, is home to the wettest spot on earth. Why then, would we possibly ask our community to focus on our water supply when there are so many other critical energy issues to be addressed? Volatile electricity costs, a crip...

By Julie A. Black, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, Realtor, Broker
(KAUAI DREAMS REALTY Kauai Real Property Specialist)
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January 25, 2009 Kauai REO Foreclosure Update Newly Listed Kauai REOs: 1.4217A Anahola Road, Anahola. This 3 bedroom 2 bath home needs a lot of cosmetic work but the house “bones” appear to be in good condition. The best part of this house is the location. A block away from the beach and boarder...

By Julie A. Black, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, Realtor, Broker
(KAUAI DREAMS REALTY Kauai Real Property Specialist)
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January 15, 2009 Kauai REO Foreclosure Update There are two new REOs in Kapaa: #1. Kawaihau Sports Villas #J201. A 2 bedroom 2 bath condo with loft and lanais. $171,600. MLS#219941. Current maintenance fees are $454.00 a month. KSV is a great spacious condo project but a large assesment will be ...

By Pederson Properties Inc.
(HK Lane La Quinta & Prudential Maui Realtors)
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By Elaine Schaefer, R, CRS, GRI, ABR, SFR
(Sold on Kauai Realty)
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That's right! The ever popular Blossoming Lotus, a vegan restarurant located in Kapaa, is closing it's doors as of December 31, 2008, this per the 12/23 Garden Island Newspaper. "Owner Gabe Zingaro wrote the restaurant would close, "barring a miracle" despite recent success, because of past debt ...

By Julie A. Black, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, Realtor, Broker
(KAUAI DREAMS REALTY Kauai Real Property Specialist)
Comments 0
December 10 2008 Kauai REO Foreclosure Update Here are a few price changes: MOA ROAD INTERIOR Kapaa, Kauai REO #1. 5013 D Moa Road, Kapaa got reduced from $300,000 to $260,000. MLS#216449#2 4540 Waiakalua St., Kilauea reduced to $699,900. MLS#217182. Owned by WAMU#3. 276 Makani Road, Wailua Hous...

By Ronnie Margolis, Kauai Realtor - CDPE, ABR, RA - On Top of the Aloh
(KW Kauai)
Comments 3
It's almost time to head out to the Performing Arts Center where the Honolulu Symphony will be performing two concerts this evening. Funded by a nice grant, this is the first time that the Honolulu Symphony has been to Kauai for 15 years. They spent most of the last two days traveling around to m...

By Julie A. Black, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, Realtor, Broker
(KAUAI DREAMS REALTY Kauai Real Property Specialist)
Comments 1
Kapaa High Homecoming 2008Last night, November 7, 2008, Kapaa High School had their second homecoming at the new town Kapaa Park and football field. The bleachers were packed as students and alumni hoped Kapaa could have their first KIF win of the season against undefeated Kauai High School. Wel...

By Ronnie Margolis, Kauai Realtor - CDPE, ABR, RA - On Top of the Aloh
(KW Kauai)
Comments 0
If you've ever been to the Resortquest at Makaiwa Beach or eaten at the Hukilau Lanai, you are probably familiar with the large open lot between them that appears right for a hotel or resort. Well, you're right and the two developments that are earmarked for that land received another boost last ...

By Julie A. Black, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, Realtor, Broker
(KAUAI DREAMS REALTY Kauai Real Property Specialist)
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The Kapa'a Police Station Across from my office is Kapa'a Park & the Kapa'a Police station. Its small and the tourists often chuckle when they see it. My guess is that it is approximately 400 sq. ft. But it serves its purpose in our mellow beach town of Kapa'a on the island of Kauai. This mornin...

By Richard T. Dolbeare, R(B), ABR, CRS...Hawaii Multi-Island Specialist
(eXp Realty)
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The Garden Island newspaper reports that the Kauai Planning Commission has approved 2 beachfront projects on Kauai's East Side after a court ruling that previous decisions were unconstitutional.  The two projects receiving approval are the Coconut Plantation Village and the Coconut Beach Resort. ...

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