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Real Estate Agent - Koa Realty Inc. - RS - 59254
I like to write about topics related to real estate in Hawaii. This blog also explores living in Kailua-Kona and the Big Island of Hawaii.
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Canadians Buying Real Estate In Kailua-Kona, Hawaii - Helpful Tips Canadians have known for a long time now that Kona, Hawaii is the place to go to take a break from their cold Winter weather. The Kona Coast is the only part of the Hawaiian Islands that has it's dry season during Winter. I can't ...
03/29/2012
Walk To The Beach In Kona, Hawaii I often have home buyers ask about homes within walking distance to the beach in Kona. From a home buying perspective it raises a few interesting topics unique to Kailua-Kona that should be discussed with clients. First, and maybe surprisingly, homes that are wal...
03/20/2012
  Kona Real Estate Market Update - March 2012   I just reviewed the Kona real estate market data as of March 2012 and it looks very similar to last year at this point. The North Kona District saw 56 single family homes sold in the first three months of 2012 compared to 58 homes sold during the sa...
03/05/2012
Bayview Estates - Kona Neighborhood Video Tour Bayview Estates is one of Kailua-Kona's Premier neighborhoods. Located in the Keauhou area of Kailua-Kona, this gated upscale development features custom built single family homes and vacant lots, many with panoramic Kona coastline views.   I really ...
01/27/2012
Peaman 2012 Race Calendar is Set Kona residents and visitors looking for a fun way to get out and exercise have plenty of choices. If you want to mix in some friendly competition, try the Peaman races. Named after founder and chief organizer Sean "Peaman" Pagett, these free races are for all age ...
01/17/2012
Beaches of Kona video tour - Mahaiula  Beach Mahaiula Beach is located within the Keha Kai State Park about 8 miles North of Kailua-Kona. The access road off of Hwy 11 is between mile markers 88 and 89. The 1.5 mile road is unpaved and full bumps and potholes; but it doesn't seem to deter the tou...
11/17/2011
Bank Owned Homes Aren't Always The Best Deal Everyone wants the best buying opportunity when looking for a home. Are bank owned homes in Kailua-Kona always the best buy? It's important to point out that any home offered for sale must compete with the bank owned and short sale properties. If a hom...
11/16/2011
Kailua-Kona Beaches Video Tour - White Sands Beach A couple hours at White Sands Beach is always a good time. White Sands is located right in town so it's easy to drop in and go for a swim or body surf a few waves.  This is Kona's community beach, it's not big but there's always room for everyone...
11/16/2011
Kailua-Kona Real Estate Market Update October 2011 The Hawaii Island real estate market statistics are in and the numbers continue to show signs of stability. The first indication I would like to point out is the trend of increasing home sales.  October of 2010  saw 113 homes sold on the Island o...
11/08/2011
Buying Bargain Kona Hawaii Vacation HomesHome prices in Kailua-Kona Hawaii, like many other places have seen substantial decreases since the market peak in late 2007. Recent market data in Kailua-Kona, HI has shown prices remaining flat but the number of homes and condominiums sold, increasing. R...
11/02/2011