December 2017 Oahu Real Estate Market Update

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Our December 2017 Oahu Real Estate Market Update shows Oahu single-family home sales were up, while condominium sales decreased according to resales figures provided by the Honolulu Board of REALTORS®.  Although there was a decline year over year in condominium sales this is due to the higher than normal 24% increase in December 2016 when compared this this past December. …


Pearl City Neighborhood Spotlight

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Pearl City is located in Central Oahu and situated between the cities of Waipahu and Aiea. What was once a place of fish ponds and farming, is now home to over 45,000 residents and one of Oahu’s largest cities.   This town is made up of four ahupuaa, Hawaiian land divisions, named Waimano, Waiau, Waiawa, and Manana, which were once …


New HNL.Info App from Honolulu City and County

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If you want to stay informed on Hawaii’s weather, traffic, public safety events and much more, HNL Info mobile app is for you! The HNL Info app is a simple formatted tool for you to get the information you are looking for at the click of a button. You can receive notifications on your mobile device to get the best …


Ko'olina Neighborhood Spotlight

Ko’Olina (“place of joy”) is located on the leeward coast of Oahu, approximately 17 miles northwest of Honolulu International Airport.   Long ago in the history of the islands, this area was a sacred place used for rest and relaxation by Hawaiian chiefs and royalty.  Kamehameha the Great and Queen Ka’ahumanu enjoyed the protected waters of the shoreline coves for …


Ho'opili Update 2017

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In September 2016, D.R. Horton Inc-Schuler Homes LLC (DRHI) broke ground on its long anticipated 12,000-home Ho’opili master-planned community in West Oahu. In 2006, the Texas-based developer acquired 1,600 acres of former sugarcane land from the James Campbell Estate. Ho’opili presents a vision for a transit-oriented community in the quickly urbanizing Ewa district of West Oahu. The plan calls for …

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Condo Market Trends on Oahu in 2017

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The overall market continues to improve as we move into the Summer of 2017. We are seeing a steadily growing number of sales and record-high prices along with a very low supply of inventory. In the first quarter of 2017, there was an increase of 12.5% for condominium sales and a higher median price of $398,000. What might be driving …

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Salt Lake Neighborhood Spotlight

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Also known as Aliamanu, the Salt Lake area of Honolulu is a community which was developed in the 1960’s in response to a real estate boom. Centrally located within Honolulu, the Salt Lake District is between the Pearlridge, Downtown and the Airport District. Historically, the Salt Lake area was known for its kilometer and a half, shallow lake which was …


Park Lane: Island Luxury At Its Finest

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From the moment that I first walked into the lobby of the ultra-luxurious Park Lane, I was blown away! There are few properties that leave me mesmerised. Park Lane is one such property! Park Lane is a low-rise, high-end luxury condominium with 217 units.    Far away from the congested streets of downtown Honolulu and Waikiki, Park Lane is ideally located …


Waikele and Waipio Gentry Neighborhood Spotlight

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[prisna-wp-translate-show-hide behavior=”show”][/prisna-wp-translate-show-hide]Looking for a neighborhood with a great community, good schools, the best shopping you could ask for and a regional park that hosts almost any type of sporting or community event? Then living in Waipio Gentry or Waikele is where you want to be. Located in Central Oahu in the city of Waipahu, Waipio Gentry and Waikele were among …


Koa Ridge Launches All New Website

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Koa Ridge has launched their new and improved website that is also mobile friendly, featuring an interactive master plan map and new renderings that illustrates living in Koa Ridge. From the new website, you can also sign up for the Web Advantage Program that will provide you with unlimited access to restricted areas of the website only available to members that …