Tuesday, January 16, 2018
New to the Big Island?
Living on the Big Island makes you feel like you are in a perpetual paradise and those who call the Big Island home on average tend to live a happier and healthier lifestyle than their mainland counterparts. With its astonishing views, stunning beaches and enticing charm, it is no wonder that people consider selling their homes, quitting their strenuous jobs and grabbing their one-way ticket to the Big Island of Hawaii.
With so many things to see and do you may get overwhelmed when you first move to the island but, once… Read More
Thursday, December 28, 2017
Dining on the Big Island
Enjoy the Many Fine Restaurants on the Big Island
There are many choices for fine restaurants on the Big Island from native Hawaiian to international and continental cuisine all offering mouth-watering appetizers and entrees served to perfection. Enjoy native favorites like sizzling beef, and chicken and poultry platters or make it simple with a good, juicy cheeseburger – local restaurants and eateries are sure to dazzle your taste buds with culinary delights.
In fact, one of the draws of living on the Big Island is the many lavish and elegant restaurants and… Read More
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Buying a new home in Hawaii may mean that you’ll need to pay HOA (Home Owner’s Association) or association fees. Although Hawaii is not exclusive in that regard, it does seem that there are more properties in the state of Hawaii that have some sort of additional fee charged for these home owner groups. The fees are usually an additional charge on top of your mortgage payment and other bills. On the mainland, it is a pretty common practice to have this expense if you are buying a condo, or living in a gated community but that is… Read More
Monday, December 11, 2017
Preparing to Sell your Home on the Big Island
Once you’ve decided to sell your home on the Big Island and you will want to do whatever you can do to help sell it fast. Selling a home is not always as easy as it sounds and sometimes homeowners have to wait for months before they can find the right buyer for their home. However, there are a few tips to help you sell that will help move things along a bit faster:
DeClutter Every Room
Get rid of the clutter – it is unattractive. Go from room to room… Read More
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Making Sure You Get a Return On Investment From Your Remodel
How Much Should I Invest?
If you are thinking about remodeling, the first thing you need to consider is how much of that investment will you really see when you sell your home on the Big Island. Most experts agree, that you’re much less likely to recoup your investment for a major kitchen or bathroom remodel than you would if you spent the same amount on basic home maintenance such as new siding. According to a recent study done by Remodeling Magazine, replacing your siding… Read More
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Who is Moving to Hawaii and Why Are They Choosing the Big Island?
Warm-weather climates have always inspired healthier living, and this may be a key incentive for people who are thinking of moving to Hawaii. From Boomers to Millennials healthy living close to water has become the new lifestyle for many and living in a healthy environment is a top priority for those looking to buy a new home on the Big Island in Hawaii.
Have you ever dreamed of moving to Hawaii?
According to the latest census, many of the people moving to Hawaii are over the age… Read More
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Something for Everyone
Beachfront properties on the Big Island continue to soar in popularity. In fact, these lavish abodes feature a range of elegant amenities for investors. This includes Wi-Fi access, built-in LED TVs, entertainment centers and spacious rooms and closets. The Big Island offers beachfront living that is perfect for those that love aquatic and nautical activities. In fact, most homes are literally seconds from the water – where you can enjoy boating, fishing, sailing and picturesque backdrops and scenic… Read More
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
If you are in the market to sell your home one of the things that you have to do is figure out how much it is worth. This can seem like a very complicated task – there is wear and tear, you may have made additions and improved other things in and around your home that have affected its original value. There are certain steps that you can take to ensure that you get your home valuation correct.
The other end of that spectrum are people that think that valuing a property is easy. Whether they look at what another… Read More