How Oahu Home Buyers Is Different From Other Home Buyers in Hawaii

When you decide to sell your home in Hawaii, there are many variables to consider. While most sellers automatically think of listing with a real estate agent, their next thought is perhaps listing on their own to save the high commissions (FSBO = ‘for sale by owner’), but selling a home is challenging, time-consuming, and … Continued

Why You Should Rethink Selling Your House to a Hawaii Investor

With a strong seller’s market like we’re experiencing now (although showing signs of concern as of May 2022), you may wonder why you’d consider selling your home to a professional investor like us. Unfortunately, not every property or situation makes sense for a traditional listing when selling a house on the market in Hawaii. When … Continued

5 Ways to Stop Foreclosure in HI

Foreclosures don’t happen out of the Hawaiian blue sky; the lender or AOAO (many of Hawaii’s condo buildings are aggressive in pursuing foreclosures) has to jump through a lot of legal and notification hoops before finally taking the house back or putting it up for auction. Putting your head in the sand like an ostrich … Continued

5 Tips for Selling a Probate Property in HI

Inheriting a property in Hawaii after losing a family member or close friend can be an overwhelming experience, both emotionally and mentally – possibly even financially (keep reading). With or without a will, estates must go through the process of probate (unless there’s a trust or similar document dictating otherwise). As you can imagine, this … Continued

3 Ways the Hawaii Real Estate Industry Has Changed in the Last 10 Years

The real estate industry is always changing and evolving, from Hawaii to Chattanooga. Technology has significantly influenced the operations and standards in the day-to-day practice of the real estate business and continues to shape it today. More sophisticated, user-friendly software and ways of doing business have also grown out of the changes to serve sellers’ … Continued

4 Tips for Selling Your Hawaii House on a Budget

Aloha, friends. Listing a home for sale on the market in Hawaii often requires a fair amount of money to do it right. Even if you skip the services of a local real estate agent to save on the fees, it can be expensive to effectively prepare your property to attract buyers who today mostly … Continued