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Smarter Living

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Smarter living is a move to harness your potential through designing a simple and less stressful lifestyle.  Capitalizing on the idea that quality is better than quantity, there is a way that editing your living arrangement can really make you happier.  Though it may be difficult to imagine downsizing from 4-bedrooms to 2, it all comes down to understanding what’s …


900 Green Valley Development

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900 Green Valley Development Multigenerational Living in Mililani   900 Development is bringing a modern twist to multi-generational living. 900 Green Valley is a new development tucked away in a forested part of Mililani, yet conveniently located close to shops, restaurants, and the Mililani Golf Course. It is a gated community that offers 51 luxurious, multigenerational homes. Due to high …

Kapiolani Residence

Kapiolani Residence Selling Now!

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Another affordable condominium is set to go up in Honolulu in the near future. Kapiolani Residences will be located at 1631 Kapiolani Boulevard. Sandwiched be Kona Street and Kapiolani Boulevard, the future site will be located behind Ala Moana Hotel and steps to Ala Moana Shopping Center and a quarter-mile from the future rail transit station. The 45-story, 485 unit …


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The possibility of owning property on Oahu (particularly for many off-shore buyers), is the chance of a lifetime. This possibility presents the opportunity to own both a “piece of paradise” and the prestige of ownership in a tropical climate. For many off-island investors, when considering neighborhoods to purchase in, Waikiki immediately comes to mind. Although convenient and well renowned, Waikiki …

Laule'a Kai

Laule'a Kai : A New Development of Seven Luxury Estate Homes

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Laule’s Kai offers seven luxury homes along the Hawaii Kai Golf Course right at the entrance to Kalama Valley. All seven residences will have four-bedroom and three-bathrooms with bright and open floor plans and range in size starting at 3,200 square feet of living space and an average lot size of 5,100 square feet. High ceilings with views of Hawaii …

Ke Kilohana

Ke Kilohana at 988 Halekauwila Place

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Howard Hughes is known as the developer for ultra luxury condominiums in Honolulu.  They are continuing to pursue their vision of a master planned community within their 60 acres of Kakaako.  Thus far Howard Hughes has broken ground on their two signature buildings Waiea and Anaha and are currently selling the Cylinder at Ward Gateway and Ae’o on Kamakee St. …

Ho'opili Community

Ho’opili in Kapolei

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The median price of a single-family home on Oahu has increased to over $672,000 this year.  As the market continues to move upward, affordability will be a greater concern.  The good news is that Ho’opili in Kapolei will bring over 11,000 homes to West Oahu which will help alleviate our pent up demand and possibly make things easier for homebuyers in this area. The …

Vida at 888 Ala Moana

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Kakaako skyline is being changed by distinct designed high-rises condominiums. One of these outstanding condominiums, Vida at 888 Ala Moana has started general sales. Vida is being developed by Kobayashi Group and The MacNaughton Group which currently have at least five projects in various phases of development in Honolulu. This 38-story tower was designed by Los Angeles-based Arquitectonica and Honolulu-based Ben Woo …

Ewa Expansion

Ala Moana Center Ewa Wing Expansion

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Ala Moana Center will finish up a multi-level 650,000 square-foot expansion the Ewa Wing in November. It will be one of the largest developments in the history of Hawaii’s shopping mall. The project includes a 167,000 square-foot, the first Bloomingdale’s department store in Hawaii and large retailers, dining, entertainment, as well as 200,000 square feet of space for small retailers. …

Kauhale Gardens at Downtown Honolulu

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Another affordable housing is coming to Downtown Honolulu. A California developer Blue Mountain Homes LLC purchased about two acres in Kalihi and planned a new project called Kauhale Gardens and broke the ground on Monday. The project follows the plan by a Honolulu boutique firm, Centre City LLC which also planned $6.5 million, nine-unit Hauoli Lofts project at 917 Hauoli Street, …