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THis blog covers anything to do with Oahu Real Estate, Homes on Oahu, Beachfront Homes on Oahu, Kailua Real Estate, Honolulu Real Estate, Buying a Home on Oahu, and local topic interest. It is published by a Realtor on Oahu, with one of Oahu's top boutique real estate brokerages.
Kailua Real Estate is still hot, even in Lanikai where homes tend to sit on the market a little longer than average. Despite the hefty price tag, great Kailua Beach homes like this one are hard to find.This home was a dream, just a few houses from Lanikai Beach, remodeled with 5 bedrooms and 5 ba...
Hope Everyone had a great 4th of July! We spent the 4th at the 68th Annual Kailua 4th of July Parade and Fireworks Independence Day Celebration. Kailua has always been a great place to enjoy 4th of July activities on Oahu and is the location of the only Independence Day Parade on Oahu. The Kailua...
On January 1, 2014 the VA conforming loan amount maximums decreased from $750K to $625,500. What does this mean for YOU as an Oahu, Hawaii military servicemember, veteran or retiree? VA eligible home buyers on Oahu can still get loans of up to $625,500 for zero down. In addition, VA-eligible serv...
The Lottery was recently opened for Ka Malanai in Kailua (formerly the Ironwoods). Please contact me AT 808-721-8088 to schedule an appointment to submit your application for the Ka Malanai Lottery. THE LAST DAY IS JANUARY 24!!  THE KA MALANAI LOTTERY WILL BE HELD THE NEXT DAY. This is the first ...
This fabulous home at 726 Mokulua offers some of the best views you will ever see in Kailua. Right at the entrance to Lanikai, you have a view spanning across Kailua Bay.  The home itself, has many unique architectural details. The home has over 5,000 sq ft on 4 levels and has 4 bedrooms and 5 1...
My clients are ecstatic over their recent purchase of a home within less than a block of Lanikai Beach in Kailua. Homes near the beach in Kailua are hard to find. Especially ones like this.  This home has 4 bedrooms and 4 bathroooms, plus a detached cottage. On a huge lot (over 14,000 sq ft) ther...
Home Shoppe Hawaii's newest Honolulu real estate listing is on upper Waialae Nui Ridge, at 2072 Halekoa Drive, This is an upscale community of Honolulu ocean view homes and homeowners also have access to the Waialae Ridgeline Estates Association Recreation Center, which has a two pools, a playgro...
Commercial real estate in Kailua will never again be the same when the Harold K.L. Castle Foundation sells its commercial real estate portfolio, which is managed by Kanoehe Ranch.  These holdings were recently put on the market, according to the Pacific Business News, this morning. It is not yet ...
You'd think that Saint Patrick's Day might not be a popular holiday in Hawaii, but that's not the case.  There are several St. Patrick's Day Celebrations in Honolulu today.   Photo By Phyzome under the GFDL. (Phyzome) [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativeco...
I saw a beautiful new Portlock Hawaii Kai Listing for Sale at broker's open today: 444 Portlock Road in Hawaii Kai. This Portlock luxury home is a modern craftsman-style, wood home with 6 bedrooms and 5 baths. It has a potential to be split into a main home and 2 rental units, the way it is confi...

Yvonne Jaramillo Ahearn, Esq. (B)