Market Updates

Jan. 8, 2019

Oahu Mortgage Rate Forecast 2019 - with chart

New Year, New Predictions, what does the crystal ball hold for mortgage rates in 2019.

The consensus, rates will pierce the 10 year high.

How will that impact the Oahu market?

Experts weigh in on what the 2019 housing market will bring "A year ago, several experts predicted the ...

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Dec. 19, 2018

New Mortgage Rules: What It Means For Hawaii Buyers

VA Announces the 2019 Loan Limits For Loans Closed on or After January 1, 2019


In Circular 26-18-17 VA announced the 2019 county loan limits effective for loans closed on or after 
January 1, 2019.


County loan limits do not apply to Interest Rate Reduction Refinance Loans (IRRRLs ...

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Sept. 25, 2018

Interest Rates Still Historically Low In Hawaii

Did you know that although interest rates have been climbing these last few years, they are still relatively low historically? 

That’s because, over the past fifty years, interest rates on a 30 year fixed rate mortgage ranged from a high of 18.63% to as low as 3.31 ...

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Sept. 19, 2018

Market Report - Oahu Single-Family Homes Sales Price Sets New Record in August

The median price for single-family homes on Oahu reached an all-time high in August, according to resales figures released today by the Honolulu Board of REALTORS®. The analysis conducted by the Board, using data collected from its computerized Multiple Listing Service (MLS) system, offer the following statistics:

Single-Family Home Resales ...

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March 24, 2018

5 Homes that I discovered last night that are the BEST deals on Oahu

I am a total troll when it comes to looking for “deals” on the Oahu real estate market.

I look every single day for opportunities for my clients, and it is very rare that I find something special that does not go under contract within hours after my discovery.  ...

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July 31, 2017

Curious About Local Real Estate?

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Curious about local real estate? So are we! Every month we review trends in our real estate market and consider the number of homes on the market in each price tier, the amount of time particular homes have been listed for sale, specific neighborhood ...

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