Market Updates

Nov. 5, 2020

Howard Hughes Plans 2 New Honolulu Condos at Ward Village Kakaako

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The Howard Hughes Corporation met with the board members of the Hawaii Community Development Authority on Wednesday to present a preview of the latest development plans in their highly acclaimed Ward Village master plan in Kaka'ako. The developer is proposing to construct the 8th and 9th towers of the ...

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June 29, 2020

Koa Ridge to start home sales July 2020

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The effects of COVID-19 on the Hawaii Real Estate market back in March pointed to a grim future as the virus started to sink its teeth in earlier this year. Oahu home sales dipped significantly, would-be sellers sat on the sidelines in fear of the exposing their homes to strangers ...

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April 3, 2020

The Cares Act of 2020: A Guide to the Coronavirus Stimulus Bill For Hawaii Small Businesses

Coronavirus Puts Hawaii & American Economy on Life Support

Unprecedented times calls for unprecedented action. You could have definitely made an argument for unprecedented times long before COVID-19 swept the globe in 2020 but oh my, the rollercoaster had only left the loading platform. The new decade ushered America into ...

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April 2, 2020

Coronavirus Effects on the Oahu, Hawaii Real Estate Market in 2020

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As I write this, we are without question in the thick of the greatest public health threat to the modern world. A moment in time that will see 2020 go down in infamy and to what extent is still unknown. What feels like every hour of every day brings a ...

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Feb. 21, 2020

Koa Ridge Hints at First Home Site Location on Kamehameha Highway

The Koa Ridge Oahu 2020 Update

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The public has been on pins and needles waiting for the long awaited commencement of Koa Ridge home sales, and it's no secret that the project has been plagued with delays. I was cautiously optimistic about the "Late 2019" estimated sales launch date ...

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Oct. 17, 2019

Ililani Condo Project Breaks Ground in Kakaako

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The groundbreaking of Ililani condos comes on the heels of the project's Affordable Housing sales campaign, and marks the genesis of the Ililani's Market Priced unit release. The Affordable Housing sales campaign saw over 560 applicants vying for the opportunity to purchase one of the building's 165 ...

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June 26, 2019

Honolulu Vacation Rental Bill: What will the ripple effect be for Kailua, North Shore, & Waikiki Communities?

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It's official folks. We may have just entered into a new era of Honolulu's long controversial vacation rental, or "TVU" climate. Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell officially signed Bill 89 into law on Tuesday June 25, 2018, while simultaneously vetoing Bill 85. The two bills were initially advanced by ...

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Feb. 16, 2019

D.R. Horton Hawaii Announces First Sales Release for Kohina at Ho'opili

The highly anticipated Kohina at Ho'opili phase has officially release it's first 10 homes! The Ho'opili Master Plan was devised and developed by D.R. Horton Hawaii, the same developer that brought us the Mehana project in Kapolei and a Highlands at Kehalani in Wailuku, Maui.

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Nov. 15, 2018

Sky Ala Moana Towers Receive Honolulu City Counsel Approval

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Sky Ala Moana, one of 8 new condominium projects being proposed for the Ala Moana neighborhood has received final approval from the Honolulu City Counsel. The approval provides a clear path for constructing the project on-site of the current Kenrock complex on Kapiolani Boulevard. Sky Ala Moana will ...

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Oct. 8, 2018

Akoko at Hoopili Announces FINAL New Home Release

October 4, 2018 -- D.R. Horton is excited to announce the FINAL release of new condominium townhome sales in the Akoko community of the ever developing Hoopili neighborhood in West Oahu. With roughly 12,000 homes to be delivered over the next 20 years, we're seeing still seeing this ...

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