Selling a House in Probate in Hawaii

Aloha – do you need to sell a house in probate in Hawaii? Then keep reading so you can learn how to navigate the process and put yourself in the best position going forward. Let’s define the word “probate” just so we’re clear on the topic for the rest of this post. Probate is the … Continued

Help For Foreclosure In Hawaii – 4 Ways To Avoid Foreclosure

Few things are more devastating to families than the prospect of foreclosure. You own your home and you love it — it serves you well and you’ve built many memories there. Yet, due to unfortunate circumstances, foreclosure may seem like it’s right around the corner. Perhaps you’ve already been served with a Notice of Default … Continued

Can You Get Your House In Hawaii Back After Foreclosure?

If you’re facing the possibility of foreclosure on your Oahu house in the future, perhaps you are wondering can you get your house in Hawaii back after foreclosure. After all, you need a place to live! Unfortunately, after the court rules in the favor of your lender at the courthouse in Honolulu and agrees with the … Continued

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How Do Short Sales Work?

The prospect of losing your home to a foreclosure is always a difficult thought to consider, especially if you’ve put many years into dutifully trying to keep up with your mortgage payments. You likely have concerns about impacts to your credit score, where you’ll live next and other matters. When things take a turn for the … Continued

How to Enhance Curb Appeal

How to Enhance Curb Appeal

It can be frustrating when trying to sell your home and after several months there is still no interest from serious buyers. Maybe it’s time to reassess and clean your curb appeal! Even in a strong real estate market like Hawaii, an inviting exterior can make or potentially break buyers’ interest. Your home’s curb appeal is the … Continued

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Home Improvements That Help You Sell Your House

If you’re preparing to sell your house or just thinking about it, you’ll want to put your best foot forward. It’s no secret that the Hawaii real estate market continues to perform favorably, but that doesn’t mean you can just sit back and put your house up for sale and expect smooth sailing. Even in … Continued

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Selling Your House With a Difficult Mortgage

If your mortgage payments on your Hawaii property are getting difficult, don’t despair. While writing that check to your lender every month can be a nuisance or downright frightening moment, there are ways to still sell your house even if your mortgage seems like an albatross around your neck. Don’t believe me? You should because we’ve bought … Continued

Is the Hawaii Real Estate Market Getting Scary?

It’s Halloween again (can you believe it?) and there is no shortage of ghosts, ghouls and other scary staples around town. However, not all of the season’s scary things are in costume knocking on your door asking for candy. Some of the scariest things of all are happening right here in our Hawaii real estate market….let’s … Continued

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Getting Short Sales Approved

It should be no surprise that even with the rising Hawaii real estate market, there are still many homeowners who have underwater mortgages, i.e. they owe more on their mortgage than the home is worth. It doesn’t matter whether it’s a single family house in Honolulu, a townhouse in Ewa Beach or a Waikiki condo. … Continued

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Where Should We Buy Our Next Hawaii House?

Aloha, friends. As of this writing, we at Oahu Home Buyers currently have over TEN properties in various stages of acquisition and renovation. That’s a lot of houses! When we say ‘we buy houses‘, we mean it. Not every company in the industry can say that. In fact, if you need to sell your house … Continued