Hawaii Kai

June 28, 2024

Koko Kai Home Tour in Hawaii Kai

Aloha! I'm going to give you a quick walk through of my listing here at 204 Poipu Drive in Koko Kai. We put this one in escrow pretty quick. It's a very special property. I'm going to give you a quick walk around and then show you ...

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Posted in Hawaii Kai, Luxury
June 22, 2024

Portlock, Triangle or Koko Kai?

Well, it's a beautiful day here in Hawaii Kai and what we have directly behind me is what locals consider Portlock. I've now been in the real estate business for over 20 years. When I first got into the business, I myself and a lot of people I ...

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May 27, 2024

Sprinkler Law for Honolulu Condos

Well, there's been a lot of talk recently in the real estate industry here on Oahu regarding retrofitting old high rise condominiums with fire protection for sprinklers. It all starred with the Marco Polo fire that took place in 2017. 

Marco Polo Fire in 2017

Burn Mark on the Marco Polo after 2017 ...

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March 30, 2024

Hawaii Kai Real Estate - 65 Years Later

Can you believe this weekend marks 65 years since Henry J. Kaiser announced the development of Hawaii Kai? I can't believe it's been that long, however on March 30th, 1959 (which for those of you that don't know, was the year of statehood in Hawaii, which took ...

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March 6, 2024

Only 1 Home for Sale in Portlock

Aloha! It's another Wednesday and we're going to cover another episode of We Need Inventory. Today, we're going to be discussing Portlock in Hawaii Kai. This past Monday, I did a little market update, which was a short video talking about the stats in Portlock. It was ...

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Jan. 22, 2024

Diamond Head - Kapahulu Home Sales up in December

Can you believe home sales between Diamond Head and Kapahulu were up 78% this past month? This is David Buck with Harcourts Island Real Estate here to report on the local market update for December of 2023. 

Local Market Update for Homes

First off, Diamond Head-Kapahulu saw the largest ...

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June 24, 2023

Windward Oahu Home and Condo Sales Strongest in May

The Windward Coast of Oahu showed the most strength for both homes and condo sales this past month. This is David Buck with Harcourts Island Real Estate here to report on the local market update for May of 2023 here on Oahu.

Local Neighborhood Home Stats

First off, we're ...

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May 30, 2023

HGTV in East Honolulu: 10 Years Later

I can't believe it's been 10 years since I did my 1st episode on HGTV. We're back in the same office space here in Kahala where we filmed that episode and I thought it would be fun to take a step back and see what's changed ...

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Posted in Aina Haina, Hawaii Kai
May 20, 2023

Waialae-Kahala Home Price up 116% in April

Can you believe that Waialae-Kahala home prices were up 116% last month? This is David Buck with Harcourts Island Real Estate here to give you the local market update for April of 2023. We're going to jump into Waialae-Kahala in a second, but first we're going to start ...

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April 19, 2023

Makiki to Moiliili Shining Light for Oahu Home Sales in March

Can you believe there was only 1 neighborhood on Oahu that saw an increase in home sales last month? And, only 2 neighborhoods on Oahu that saw an increase in condo sales? This is David Buck with Harcourts Island Real Estate here to give you the local market update for ...

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