Calculating the True Value of Your House in Hawaii

Certainly, paying a professional to conduct an appraisal is the best way to go about calculating the true value of your house in Hawaii. But you may not be at that point yet, and so the expense wouldn’t be justified. Maybe you’re just now in the early stages of thinking about selling your house. In … Continued

Benefits of Selling Directly To An Investor in Hawaii

In general, going the traditional route to sell your house – that is, using a real estate agent, going through multiple showings, and waiting for a buyer to secure financing – will often get you a higher sale price. But it takes much longer, and you lose a good chunk of money to fees and … Continued

Listing vs. a Direct Sale to a Real Estate Investor in Hawaii

If you want to sell your house (or townhouse, condo, etc.), should you list it with an agent, or should you sell directly to a real estate investor? The best answer is . . . it depends on you and your situation. Everyone’s situation is unique, and that’s what determines the best option. So let’s analyze some of … Continued

Can A House Be Sold While In Probate In Hawaii HI?

The answer to the often-asked question “Can a house be sold while it is in probate in Hawaii HI?” is “Yes.” But you must adhere carefully to your state’s pertinent rules and regulations. The probate court will monitor every step and all aspects of the sale, and if you’re the executor, you, too, must monitor … Continued

What Can Go Wrong When You Inherit a House in HI

If you’ve suddenly inherited a house, you may not be prepared for the questions and issues that can arise. And if you make the wrong decisions, you will likely encounter financial, emotional, and family problems before long. Forewarned is forearmed, they say, so here’s some of what can go wrong when you inherit a house … Continued