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Big Island Real Estate Spotlight: Waikoloa

Resort living can be a great way of living on the Big Island.

When you think about living on the Big Island, you are more likely to consider Big Island homes for sale. However, there are other options when you are considering Big Island real estate. Resort living can be an excellent way to get all the advantages of life in Hawaii with everything close by. If you’re looking for the perfect place to enjoy resort living, consider Waikoloa and everything it has to offer.

A Resort Community on the Water

Waikoloa is a resort community located right along the western coast of the Big Island, giving residents and visitors fast, easy access to… Read More

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Hurricanes and Hawaii: What to Know About Hurricane Insurance

The risk of hurricanes is there for Big Island real estate.

The weather in Hawaii is known to be beautiful throughout much of the year, but the threat of hurricanes can be quite real when living on the Big Island. For this reason, it’s critical to talk to your Big Island realtor about what to expect, especially when it comes to buying hurricane insurance. Although few hurricanes do serious damage to the island, being prepared ensures you are covered in the event a hurricane strikes.

Hurricane Insurance Is Extra


Many people make the mistake of thinking their homes are covered from flooding and other damage due to hurricanes. However, most standard homeowner’s policies… Read More

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Living on the Big Island Means World Class Golfing

Enjoy many golf opportunities when living on the Big Island.


There are plenty of excellent golfing opportunities available when you’re living on the Big Island, especially on the west side! It’s true most decent-sized communities have at least one golf course, but few can claim their golf courses are among the best in the world, boasting warm ocean breezes and lush, tropical views all year long.

Private Golf Opportunities Abound on the West Side of the Big Island

There are many reasons so many people are interested in retiring in Hawaii. The views are stunning, the weather is mild all year round, the lifestyle is casual and relaxed and golf is… Read More

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