Moving to Hawaii with Pets
The last few years have seen the Hawaiian Islands inundated with new travelers and residents alike and with U.S. pet ownership estimated at 90 million households, it's only natural to wonder if you can you bring your furry family member to Hawaii? ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on February 21, 2024 in Moving to Hawaii
USDA Loans Hawaii: The No Downpayment No Brainer
The journey to homeownership is often paved with challenges, especially for first-time homebuyers in Hawaii, where the real estate market and cost of living is notoriously expensive. However, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) loan ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on February 7, 2024 in Buying a Home
6 Things To Know About Living In Kahuku, Oahu For 2024
Just off the northern tip of the island of Oahu lies a Hawaiian paradise. The name Kahuku means “the projection” in Hawaiian. Presumably, it referred to Kahuku Point – which is at the tip itself. Kahuku, on the island of Oahu, is a ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on February 7, 2024 in Buying a Home
Consider These 5 Hawaii Real Estate Investor Strategies in 2024
Page Guide: Build an ADU | 1031 Exchange | BRRRR Method | Hawaii Airbnb | House Flipping
Hawaii is known for its beautiful beaches, year-round sunshine, and laid-back lifestyle, making it a popular destination for both tourists and those looking to ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on February 6, 2024 in Investing in Hawaii
Adaptive Reuse: Retrofitting the Honolulu Real Estate Crisis
Adaptive reuse, the process of repurposing underused buildings for new functions, is gaining momentum in Honolulu as a strategic response to two pressing issues: the surge in commercial real estate vacancies and a severe housing shortage. This ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on February 3, 2024 in Real Estate News
Coconut Grove, Kailua: The Ultimate Neighborhood Guide for 2024
Kailua has a small-town feel and is minutes from the beach and the pristine turquoise waters. Two miles of white sand beaches stretch from Kailua Beach north to Kailuana, running along the Kailua Bay. As you move inland, the terrain rises into the ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on February 3, 2024 in Buying a Home
Exploring Ho'opili in 2024: What to Expect from Oahu's Mega Master Plan
For the first time in many years, the wind of opportunity was taken out of the sails, or sales, of the Oahu Real Estate market. Oahu home prices have seen year over growth over the last decade, seeing appreciation rates well into the double digits ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on February 1, 2024 in New Homes Oahu
Kapolei, Hawaii | Suburban Living in Oahu's Second City
In the eighties and nineties, when it became apparent that O’ahu was growing much more rapidly than anyone ever imagined, Kapolei was envisioned as O’ahu’s second city; a neighborhood where locals could live and work without having ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on January 24, 2024 in Living on Oahu
Oahu Home Prices Saw Modest Dip in 2023
Last year brought some interesting shifts to our market. Notably, we saw a decrease in home sales compared to the previous year. In 2023, there were 2,560 single-family homes sold, showing a 26.3% drop from 2022, and condo sales also experienced a ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on January 17, 2024 in Market Updates
Living on Oahu in 2024: Everything You Need to Know
If you're moving to Hawaii and considering life on Oahu, you may be wondering what it's like to live on "The Gathering Isle" with 950,000+ residents. From the cost of living, attractions, available jobs, or the best places to live in Oahu, here's ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on January 16, 2024 in Living on Oahu
Moving To & Living In Hawaii Kai, HI [2024 Edition]
Page Directory: Living in Hawaii Kai | Restaurants | Things to Do | Best Neighborhoods | Real Estate
Hawaii Kai is a planned community located around ten miles east of the vibrant Honolulu. The ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on January 15, 2024 in Buying a Home
MOVING TO HAWAII IN 2024 | THE ULTIMATE PREDEPARTURE GUIDE
Jump to: Why Move to Hawaii | Cost of Living | Healthcare | Crime | Public Transportation | Jobs | Pets | Lifestyle | Shipping your Car | FAQ's | History
If you grow up in the midwest you know that the being in the middle ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on January 14, 2024 in Buying a Home
Understanding Oahu Real Estate in 2024 | Neighborhood Guides & Trends
Page Guide: Trends | Neighborhood Guides | Veterans | New Condos | Hawaii Airbnb | Oahu Foreclosures | Luxury Condos | Beachfront | Out of State & Foreign Buyers | Living on Oahu | Taxes | FAQ's | See Homes For Sale
Welcome to the ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on January 13, 2024 in Buying a Home
New Honolulu Condos Worth Waiting for in 2024
The past decade has brought massive transformation to the streets and skies of emerging new condos in Honolulu's Ala Moana and Kakaako neighborhoods. Developer Howard Hughes Corp. catalyzed what's shaping up to be at least a 15 year ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on January 11, 2024 in Real Estate News
Honolulu Property Tax in 2024
Page Guide: Residential Tax Rates | Hotel & Airbnb | Filing a Home Exemption | Disputing Your Property Value
The property tax system in Honolulu, the state of Hawaii's capital and largest city, is based on the property's market value. The City ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on January 10, 2024 in Investing in Hawaii
New Kakaako Condos: Developer News, Prices, & Sales Gallery Tours [2024 Edition]
The Launiu | 928 Ala Moana Blvd
The Launiu is the latest Ward Village condo project to be announced by developer Howard Hughes and is one of only 3 build sites left on the coveted First Row of Kakaako, fronting Ala Moana Boulevard. This ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on January 10, 2024 in Real Estate News
Hawaii BAH | How Much Will You Make in 2024?
BAH is available to active duty military personnel, National Guard members, and Reservists on active duty for more than 30 days. The allowance is intended to cover housing expenses for service members and their families when ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on January 9, 2024 in Military in Hawaii
Cost of Living in Hawaii in 2024
Hawaii is a trophy destination, a never-in-a-lifetime or once-in-a-lifetime experience for too many. Some calculations suggest that the average Hawaii trip cost per person is roughly $1,899 a week for fun in the sun. Idyllic white sand ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on January 6, 2024 in Community News
Best Places to Live In Hawaii [2024 Edition]
Best Places to Live by Island: Oahu | Maui | Kauai | Big Island | Consult With Us
It's a tough question to answer because unlike any other state, Hawaii is spread amongst 8 separate islands, each with their own personality, topography, ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on January 3, 2024 in Moving to Hawaii
Haleiwa, Hawaii | The Ultimate Real Estate & Neighborhood Guide
Stepping into Haleiwa, the "Gateway to the North Shore," you're immediately greeted by the vibrant, yet laid-back energy of this historic surfer town nestled on Oahu's northern coastline. Haleiwa, meaning "house of the frigate bird" in Hawaiian, ...
Posted by Koa Cassady on November 29, 2023 in Living on Oahu