May 19, 2024

Trump Tower Waikiki | 3 Months After Kalai Rebrand

It's been roughly 3 months since Trump Hotel Waikiki was rebranded as Kala'i. I'm here right across the street on Saratoga Road. Today, we're going to do a little report on what's been happening since the name rebrand has taken place at Trump Tower Waikiki ...

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April 3, 2024

No Homes for Sale in Aina Haina | Only 1 in Niu Valley

Can you believe there's not 1 home for sale today in Aina Haina? Today is April 3, 2024. It's almost like it's April Fools Day. 

Inventory Needed in Aina Haina

In the entire valley of Aina Haina, there's not 1 home that's for sale ...

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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 10, 2024

Ilikai vs. Ilikai Marina Condos

Here we are at the bottom of Hobron Lane at the Ala Wai Boat Harbor and we're going to be talking about the pros and cons today of the Ilikai vs. the Ilikai Marina

The Ilikai at 1777 Ala Moana Blvd

Ilikai Building Entrance

Ilikai Condo Entrance off Ala Moana Blvd ...

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Posted in Honolulu, Ilikai, Waikiki
Oct. 7, 2023

Ward Village New Construction Update

Aloha, I'm going to give a quick walking tour of some of the latest developments of Howard Hughes. We've got Anaha right behind me and Waiea, which were the first two towers. 

Walking Tour of Ward Village

As we cross the street here on Auahi, you've ...

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Oct. 4, 2023

Gold Coast Inventory Needed

Aloha! Here we are for another segment of We Need Inventory and today we're going to discuss the Gold Coast at Diamond Head. This strip in the backdrop behind me of oceanfront buildings consists of 17 condos and co-ops.

Gold Coast Condos at Diamond Head

Gold Coast Oceanfront Condos and Co-ops at Diamond Head

Today ...

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Sept. 13, 2023

We Need inventory: Ossipoff Homes Wanted

We Need Inventory

Aloha and Happy Wednesday everyone. Today, we're going to be starting a segment called We Need Inventory, featured on Wednesdays. Although the market is slowing down here in Honolulu, there's always a segment of the market that is different, that has less inventory than others ...

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May 23, 2023

Duke Kahanamoku Beach Ranked #2 in the Nation

Duke Kahanamoku Beach in Waikiki

Duke Kahanamoku Beach in Waikiki

Dr. Beach recently came up with his annual list of the top beaches in the United States and Duke Kahanamoku Beach in Waikiki took the #2 spot behind St. George Island State Park in Florida. Not a bad accolade considering all the beautiful beaches in ...

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May 12, 2023

Oahu Home Sales Down 43% in April

Can you believe that home sales on Oahu dropped 43% from a year ago? It's to believe... This is David Buck with Harcourts Island Real Estate here to give you the monthly statistics for April of 2023.

Home Statistics

We started this off saying that home sales on Oahu ...

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April 13, 2023

Honolulu Real Estate a Bargain Compared to Aspen, Colorado

So it's been just over 10 years since I wrote a blog about the difference between Honolulu real estate and Beaver Creek. Back then, I was just learning how to ski. I just started learning how to ski when my kids started skiing and I'm a little bit ...

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