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  Hihimanu Mountain Aloha, Yesterday, we did one of my favorites hikes which is the Okolehau Hike out of Hanalei Valley. In the past, we've gone as far as the lookout over Hanalei Valley, which is the end of trail if you go to the left when you get to the "intersection." We'd heard that if you go...
Aloha, After a huge rainstorm on Sunday the 16th, the weather has been pretty near perfect. I particularly love the winter days with blue skies, white puffy clouds and cooling trades. We've even had some high surf which the whales seemed to enjoy judging by the number of breeching whales I've see...
Aloha, We've had some beautiful weather the last few days-the kind of weather that makes you want to pack up and move here immediately if you don't already live here. And for those of us that do, we just soak it all in and say to ourselves "lucky we live Kauai." Now on to your weekly update: Copy...
Aloha, This was a great week as far as winter weather goes. We had a cold snap for a few days which caused everyone here to dig out their long pants and jackets. It must have been down into the low 60′s and high 50′s which is downright chilly by Kauai standards. At the same time, we had some of t...
Aloha, Hau'ole Makahiki Hou. 2010 didn't materialize like many of us would have preferred but the month of December did see a 30% increase in sales over Dec 09 - going from 60 to 78 sales. Of the 78 sales that took place in Dec 10, 46 were residential, 10 land, with 22 condos sold. Year to date i...
Aloha, Hau'ole Makahiki Hou. 2010 was a difficult year for many, what with all the foreclosures, short sales and long, drawn out transactions. We all hoping for a better market in 2011 - one that brings smiles to the faces of buyers, sellers and agents. Here is your update for the week just past:...

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