Hawaii Real Estate News

Sept. 2, 2018

Capitol Place: 10 Years Later

It's hard to believe it's been 10 years since Capitol Place was built in Downtown Honolulu.

Capitol Place in Downtown Honolulu

Capitol Place in Downtown Honolulu

2008: Quality Product Met Demand

Capitol Place was completed in 2008 and developed by the MacNaughton and Kobayashi Groups - both visionaries and brought a lot of the ...

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Aug. 18, 2018

Oahu Median Home Price 2nd Highest on Record

The median sales price for a single family home on Oahu hit $789,500 in July, which was the 2nd highest on record. The current record is $795,000 set in June of last year.

July Home Stats on Oahu

Single Family Home Stats

Hoakalei Home asking $788,000

This Hoakalei home (MLS # 201814344) priced at $788k is just under ...

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July 13, 2018

Marco Polo Fire - Condo Sales 1 Year Later

It's hard to believe tomorrow marks a year since the tragic fire at the Marco Polo Apartments on Kapiolani Blvd. I remember it like it was yesterday. I was coaching my daughter's canoe team on the Diamond Head side of the Ala Wai canal when we saw all ...

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May 27, 2018

April Real Estate Sales on Oahu Increase in 2018

This past month we saw residential resales on Oahu finish up 3.2% at 289 transactions for single family homes and 12.6% at 547 transactions for condos.

April, 2018 Sales Stats on Oahu

Single Family Home Stats

Hoakalei Home for $790,000

This Hoakalei home (MLS # 201812925) is listed for April's median price of $790,000

The median sales ...

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April 11, 2018

Median Condo Price on Oahu Reaches a New High

The median sales price for a condo on Oahu just set a new record high of $435,000. 

March 2018 Real Estate Sales Stas in

March, 2018 Sales Stats on Oahu

Condo Sales Stats

Diamond Head Ambassador Condo for $435,000

Diamond Head Ambassador unit (MLS # 201800745) listed for March median of $435k

The previous record on Oahu was $430,000 in January ...

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Feb. 19, 2018

Residential Real Estate Differences: Denmark vs. the United States

Real Estate Differences Between Denmark and the US, specifically Hawaii.

Denmark and United States Flags

To be on the sideline in Hawaii sure is different from how it is in Denmark. I haven't actually been with a Realtor in Denmark, but during my 3 semesters on the academy, we have had a lot of ...

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Feb. 7, 2018

Physician Home Loans for Doctors in Hawaii

If you're a medical professional, did you know there is an option for a low down payment of 5% (95% LTV Ratio)?

Physician Loans for Doctors in Hawaii

Loans for medical professionals are available in Hawaii

Even with heavy student loans, making the leap from renter to homeowner is possible. You’ve worked hard to become ...

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Nov. 16, 2017

Oahu Condo Sales Jumped 14.3% in October

The median sales prices for a single family home and condo were relatively flat in October compared to last year (up just 1.3% for SFH and .4% for condos)

October, 2017 Real Estate Stats on Oahu

Condo Stats

View from Ala Wai Plaza #2405

View from Ala Wai Plaza condo (MLS # 201722630) listed near October's median price

The silver lining in ...

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Oct. 21, 2017

Median Condo Price on Oahu ties Record Price of $425,000 in September

The median sales price of a condo on Oahu last month tied the previous record of $425,000 that was set in July.

September, 2017 Oahu Real Estate Stats

 

Condo Stats

Hale Pua Lei Condo in Diamond Head for $425,000

Hale Pua Lei condo (MLS # 201717956) in Diamond Head listed @ September's median of $425k

Sales volume was also up 2.7% from last ...

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Sept. 23, 2017

Condo Resales on Oahu Jump 19.5% in August

The condo sales on Oahu finished strong this summer hitting a new record of 575 sales - which was a 19.5% increase from August of 2016.

August, 2017 Real Estate Statistics on Oahu

 

Condo Stats

Commodore Condo in Hawaii Kai

This Commodore condo (MLS # 201718608) in Hawaii Kai is listed for August's median of $419k

In addition to the surge ...

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