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Stargazers Find the Best Views on the Big Island

When you live on the Big Island, consider stargazing.

One of the most relaxing and awe-inspiring activities you can do is heading out on a clear night and seeing all the stars overhead. When you live on the Big Island, you will find plenty of amazing places to get the best views of these heavenly bodies and enjoy the peace and tranquility of a beautiful night. The following is one of the best views as recommended by our real estate agent on the Big Island.

Mauna Kea

Located far beyond the city lights near the middle of the Big Island, Mauna Kea looms over the Big Island, providing brilliant views of… Read More

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Treat Your Holiday Guests to the Big Island’s Best Local Food

Find amazing food when you buy Big Island real estate.

After you’ve purchased homes for sale on the Big Island and made this move, it’s no wonder everyone wants to come visit you. When you have visitors out to Hawaii to see you for the holidays or at any other time of the year, there are amazing local foods you’ll want to share. While the food isn’t the first thing people likely think of when considering their Big Island real estate, it can be a great way to show your guests around and give them a taste of your lifestyle.

A Tropical Climate with Exotic Crops

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Celebrating Thanksgiving on the Big Island

Today, Thanksgiving in Hawaii is celebrated on the same day as the rest of America. However, during ancient times on the Big Island, way before the Puritans and Indians sat down to their first feast, the native Hawaiians had thanks-giving festivals of their own.

Ancient Offerings of Thanks

These celebrations commemorated a booming harvest and lasted an entire season. “Makahiki,” as it was called, ran from November through February (when rain prevented labor) with ceremonies honoring the god, Lono. Peace was commanded throughout the tribes during these months. In place of the usual fighting, surfing and boxing competitions were held… Read More

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When Is the Best Time to Buy Big Island Real Estate?

When is the best time to buy Big Island real estate?

Buying a house is by far the biggest investment most people will ever make. No matter what your socioeconomic status, it’s understandable you want to be strategic about how you time this important purchase. Especially when you are shopping for Big Island real estate, there are several important things to keep in mind when timing your home purchase. First you need to decide whether your top priority is to shop for Big Island real estate when you will have the greatest selection of home options or whether your top priority is to get a house for the lowest possible price.

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