Tuesday, November 7, 2017
9 Tips to Sell Your Home in Hawaii
It seems that there is always someone in the market for a new home in Hawaii. Real estate sales volume for the 2017 is on a healthy trend over 2016 and sales for single family homes is up from the previous year so sellers are feeling good. However, those who are looking to sell their homes by the end of this year or in 2018 should not become complacent.
Buyers are being particular and when they move to Hawaii they are looking for a particular lifestyle. So you want to make sure… Read More
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Fee Simple vs. Leasehold vs. Fee Available
While browsing through the listings for your new home on the Big Island you may be coming across the phrase “Leasehold,” Fee Simple,” and “Fee Available. This is particularly so for many condominiums on the market. A buyer might find a building that could have several condos for sale with one being sold as “Fee Simple,” one as a “Leasehold,” and another with as “Fee Available” making it a challenge to understand the difference.
So what are these terms and what do they mean to you as a buyer?
Fee… Read More
Friday, November 11, 2016
Whether you’re moving back to the mainland, upgrading to a larger space on the Big Island, or downscaling into something smaller, you’ll have to go through process of selling your current home. It isn’t always easy to make the quick sale that so many of us expect. Sellers often become frustrated when they don’t see attractive offers right out of the gate. If you’re Big Island home isn’t selling, here are four things you might want to consider.
1) Make a few key updates
Are there a few cheap fixes or upgrades you could do that would make your home… Read More
Thursday, September 15, 2016
If you’ve dreamed of finding a little piece of paradise and settling on the Big Island but haven’t been able to find an affordable home that checks off everything on your list, look no further than this residence. This four bedroom, three bath dream home offers all the amenities you’ll need in to enjoy Big Island living in style. Here are four things we absolutely love about this home.
1) It’s eco-friendly
Environmentally friendly homeowners will love the fully paid for, 36 panel Grid Linked Photovoltaic 8.2 KW system. There is also a Solarhart hot water unit on the… Read More
Saturday, September 10, 2016
We’d all love to pack our bags, leave the mainland, and enjoy living in the lap of luxury on the Big Island. While we probably aren’t going to win the lottery anytime soon, there’s no harm in dreaming right? Here are the most expensive homes on the market today.
1) Ala Kohanaiki, Shores At Kohanaiki Resort Subdivision
This 5 bedroom 5.5 bath mansion built on the coast of Pahuili Bay is truly a… Read More
Thursday, January 14, 2016
George Zimmer, perhaps best known for his role as spokesperson and CEO of Men’s Warehouse, previously resided on 7.45 acres of land along the Koahla Coast. However, if you look at Big Island homes for sale, you will now find this home listed. This massive oceanside estate would be a great place to live on the Big Island for those who can afford the $35-million price tag. The reason the property is now for sale is due to Zimmer’s recent purchase of Neil Young’s former home, also located along the west side of the Big Island.
One of the Biggest… Read More