Author: Bill Thesken

Easter Bunny visits the Kiahuna Plantation

  Every year there's an Easter Egg hunt on the great lawn at the Kiahuna Plantation for all the children, and they get a visit from the real Easter Bunny.  However, as you can see from the video below, some of the smallest of the kids...

Listings Sold in January

  Here is a recap of what has sold within Poipu specific, and a recap of what has sold island wide. All Poipu Sold Listings for January 2016: Condos Sold Price Location Beds  Baths  DOM Living Area  $266,000 Prince Kuhio #130 0 1.00 224 421 $385,000 Waikomo Stream Villas #120 1 1.00 0 996 $734,800 Pili Mai At Poipu #10M 3 3.00 0 1,478 $734,576 Pili Mai At Poipu #10J 3 3.00 352 1,443 $752,800 Pili Mai At Poipu #10E 3 2.01 92 1,576 $773,908 Pili Mai...

Poipu Condo Update

  Here is a list of all 'Fee Simple' Poipu Condos for currently for Sale, In Escrow, and Sold since June 1, 2015: ...

Kukuiula Sales

  Kukuiula is picking up steam.  So far this year there have been 9 Vacant Land sales, and 8 finished Home sales.  There are 2 Vacant Land, and 5 Club Villas under contract: Vacant Land Location Land Area    Sold Price Kukuiula Kaulu Makai Lot #3   9,329 sqft    $525,000 Kukuiula Kaulu Makai Lot #4  12,765 sqft    $525,000 Kukuiula...

New Listing at Kukuiula

  Now is your chance to own a gorgeous 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath home in the heart of Kukui'ula for less.  The cottage sits on a rim lot overlooking preservation lands that will never be built on.  Excellent construction, perfect wind direction, screened in lanai with barbecue that makes...

Kauai Buyer Statistics

      Kauai Buyer Statistics Top Foreign and U.S. Buyers of Kauai Property January – December 2014 USA # of Sales Volume 1 Hawaii   603 $292,369,340 2 California   139 $137,015,967 3 Washington     25 $21,712,599 4 Texas     19 $14,435,179 5 Arizona     17 $12,009,932 6 Colorado     13 $11,817,346 7 Oregon     10 $5,481,533 8 Florida      9 $8,062,033 9 Utah      9 $5,890,000 10 Virginia      8 $2,597,218 11 New York      7 $12,029,000 12 Alaska      6 $2,036,533 Foreign   # of Sales  Volume 1 Canada     12 $7,210,000   In 2014, Hawaii...

South Kauai Home Prices and the Kuku’iula Factor

The median price of a single family home on the South Side of Kauai is rising steadily to levels last seen in 2005/2006.  Some of the increase can be attributed to and weighted towards large estate and resort homes, for example in 2014 there were 18 sales whose prices...

Kiahuna Minute / The Friday Report & A New Listing

    First things first, let's check out the action at the beach on a Friday afternoon:   Now down to business. Here is the re-cap for the past 7 days since Friday August 7, 2015 for the South side of Kauai from Eleele to Poipu. 13 new listings, 12 contingent/under contract,...

The Friday Report

    [caption id="attachment_4560" align="alignnone" width="564"] The View from Poipu Kapili #2 - $1,300,000[/caption] Here is a re-cap of the Real Estate Activity on the South Side of Kauai for the week of July 31 - August 7, 2015.  It's worth noting that while listings and sales nearly matched at...

Oceanview Home on Kauai

Here's a new listing on the South Side of Kauai.  This is a 3 Acre Hilltop experience with 180 degree unobstructed ocean views from Port Allen to Poipu.  Beautifully crafted custom home with a large great room and kitchen and huge open beam ceilings throughout.  The home has...