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Kukuiula Sales heating up.

It's not a ghost time anymore. Eleven properties have sold since January in Kukuiula. Another 4 are under contract.  Sales are truly heating up at long last.  Sold this year was a four bedroom four bath cottage for $3,800,000 fully furnished with a pool and...

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Kukuiula Lot 15 Sale $1,000,000

Mauka Lot #15 sold this week for $1,000,000.  2 other Kukuiula lots currently in escrow.  Interest really picking up and it is a great time to buy.  Check out www.kukuiularesales.com for more info....

Kauai Real Estate Update for May

Pacific Business News reports Kauai home and condo prices see Double-Digit increase in May by Duane Shimogawa Home and condominium prices on Kauai saw double digit increases in May, but the number of sales dropped in both categories, according to statistics released Wednesday by the Hawaii...

Newest Construction Planned for Kukuiula

Here is a link to all the new building project currently being started in Kukuiula.  As you know I have quite a few resales in this project and this link will show you the activity about to begin and also the style and quality of...

Where do Hawaii Buyers Come From

Here is the most interesting link to Statewide Buyer Statistics.  Very interesting is the different location of the Buyers  between the different islands in Hawaii.   Canada, Australia  and Japan have entered the market here on Kauai.  California, Washington and now Texas being the top buyers. ...

Woman hiker found

Woman hiker that was swept out to sea was just found today.  Hiker Found. Our prayers and condolences go out to her family. So sorry.  So sad. She tried to cross the river by way of a rope but the water came up to 4 feet...

Hotel Occupancy Up and So is the Water

Hotel occupancy are at 82% right now on Kauai, which is 17% over last year at this time. Average room rate on Kauai is $250 per night.  The bad news about that is that it has rained on Kauai for the last week.  Did I...

Koloa Landing sells most expensive condo on Kauai

  Koloa Landing at Poipu Beach, a Wyndham Grand Resort, ended 2012 with the sale of the most expensive condo ever on Kauai. The penthouse sold for a record $3.34 million, breaking the previous record set in 2010. "The decision to purchase at Koloa Landing was easy,"...

Kauai Real Estate News 2012

In 2012 Kauai saw 5 sales in which the listing price was $8,000,000 or more.  Three of these listings actually sold for $4,000,000 and under.  That is less than $.50 on the dollar for these properties and all were sold at auction.  The other two...

Obama works on fiscal cliff while in Hawaii

President Obama had to leave his Christmas vacation in Hawaii to go back to Washington to sign legislation to avoid the Fiscal Cliff.  The National Board of Realtors releases this explanation on how this legislation will affect homeowners and investors regarding real estate taxes, capital...