Saturday, January 31, 2015
Even after you’ve made your decision to move to the Big Island, you’ll still have to choose which district will make the perfect place to call home.
The Big Island is divided into nine districts, with Kohala being the most northwest portion of the island. Kohala is divided into North Kohala and South Kohala, which boasts a dry western shoreline commonly known as the Kohala Coast.
The area was named after the Kohala Mountain, the oldest of the five Hawaiian volcanic mountains. You’ll find every kind of climate and all kinds of weather within these two districts, from less than… Read More
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
When you think about living on a tropical island throughout the year, you probably envision warm breezes, beautiful landscaping, and plenty of sunshine year round. If you come from snow country, that can be a very pleasing thought.
But while you may be used to four distinct seasons in a place like Chicago or New York, don’t expect to live in Hawaii and not have your share of seasonal weather as well. The Big Island is home to 11 of the world’s 13 climate zones. And while you may live in a neighborhood without drastic temperature variations or weather patterns,… Read More
Saturday, January 24, 2015
What could be better than living on a tropical island?
Almost all of us have thought about it from time to time. As you’re sitting in a boring meeting, a traffic jam that seems to go on for miles, or even as you’re shoveling snow out of your driveway, your thoughts turn to paradise. Thinking about walking along the beach, drinking from coconut shells, and never having to buy anything but flip flops again can leave a smile on your face even as you face the worst meeting of the week.
But the fact of it is while some of… Read More
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Has your dream been to own a beach house? Is Hawaii the perfect place for your beach house to be?
As you begin refining your dreams and finding the perfect spot for your family, you’ll find lots of opportunity on the Big Island. I live in North Kona, and one of the reasons I chose the community was because of its beautiful beaches.
Of course North Kona is an amazing place to live; but there are many options here on the west side of the island. No matter if you choose to invest in one of the beautiful Kona communities,… Read More