Kahala

June 1, 2020

Historic Ossipoff Home on Aukai to be Auctioned

We're excited about a newer listing we have in Kahala on Aukai Ave. It checks a lot of boxes as it's on the Historic Registry, designed by Vladimir Ossipoff and is located on one of the best streets on Oahu.

Historic Residence

Vladimir Ossipoff Historic Home

Historic Residence by Vladimir Ossipoff

The ...

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May 20, 2020

Some History of Waialae Kahala

Some History of Waialae-Kahala by Mark E. Buck, Realtor

Historic Kahala Home on Aukai built in 1939

Historic Home in Kahala (MLS # 202010716) Built in 1939

Waialae Kahala today encompasses what once was old Kahala, the makai area of Kahala Avenue up to Farmer’s Road and bordered by Kealaolu Ave, Hunakai Street, and Black Point.  The older ...

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Posted in Black Point, Kahala, Luxury
May 18, 2020

Waialae-Kahala Showed the Most Overall Market Strength in April

Single Family Home Stats

We saw the largest increase in the number of sale in Moanalua-Salt Lake, which was up 150% from April of last year with just 2 sales to 5 sales this year. Hawaii Kai saw the largest drop in the number of sales, where we had 22 ...

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April 26, 2020

Windward Oahu Showed Strong Local Market Sales in March

Local Single Family Home Report

Wahiawa saw the largest increase in inventory that was up 240% from last year. The spike showed the largest inventory increase by far and we might need to dig into that a little bit more to see what was actually going on. As far as ...

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Jan. 19, 2020

10 Year Drought for $20 Million Home Sale on Oahu

Can you believe 2010 was the last time a home sold for more than $20 million on Oahu? It was 4653B Kahala Ave. purchased by Genshiro Kawamoto for $22 million.

Kahala Beach

Beach in Kahala where the last $20 home sale was in 2010

Back in the late 1980's to 1990 ...

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Jan. 13, 2020

Mahalo for Your Business in 2019

Thank you for our success in Real Estate.  We could not have done it without you!

January Ocean Pointe  February Kahala Beach March Makakilo April Kinau

May Wailana Waikiki May Aina Haina June Pats at Punaluu June Crescent Park

June Koolani in Kakaako June Waipuna June Waikalani Woodlands July Makaha

September Pats at Punaluu October Cathedral Point in Mililani October Prospect in Punchbowl November Hawaii Loa Ridge

The properties above represent the wonderful people we were able to work with and successfully purchase or sell in 2019. THANK YOU ...

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Jan. 10, 2020

2020 Sony Open and Golf Course Homes on Oahu

As we head into the weekend for the final round of 2020 Sony Open this weekend on Oahu, it appears the players will be facing a lot more adverse conditions than the past few years.

2020 Sony Open in Kahala

2020 Sony Open Fans 2020 Sony Open Hole 1

Cloudy conditions for this year's Sony Open at Waialae Golf Course

Honolulu may ...

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Aug. 16, 2019

60 Years of Statehood in Hawaii: Admissions Day and Homes Built in 1959

Today we celebrate Admissions Day in Hawaii as the 50th State in the Union. As we embark on 60 years of statehood, I though it would be fun to reflect back on some of the homes and architecture built in 1959.

Hawaii State Capitol Building

Hawaii State Capitol Building

Most of the construction taking ...

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Jan. 12, 2019

2019 PGA Sony Open and Golf Course Homes in Honolulu

Over the past 10 years, I've been writing articles about Waialae Golf Course fronting homes during the Sony Open. This year is somewhat unique in that there is only 1 listing for sale fronting Waialae Golf Course

4817 Kamoku Way on Waialae Golf Course

This home (MLS # 201830607) listed for $3,795,000 is the ...

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Feb. 6, 2018

Tour of Kahala Home on Koloa Street

Monday afternoon David and I went to the Kahala area for a showing on Koloa Street. Going out there, I knew nothing about the area, very little about the real estate business in Hawaii and with no experience in the business. Luckily for everyone, I am only on scout as ...

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