Experts from across the state of Hawaii answer your Real Estate questions. Real estate topics covered this week includes important news and a special segment all about renting in Hawii. All show topics are indexed on YouTube Watch now on YouTube Index of topics: In the YouTube description there are direct links to each of
About Peter KayI’ve lived Hawaii since the mid ‘80s when I moved here at the age of 21. I arrived site-unseen in Honolulu with zero contacts and about $5k in savings. I worked from nearly zero and today Hawaii has given me the greatest gifts in the world in all aspects: spiritually, financially, romantically (married since early ‘90s w/ 2 children), and most important, peace. My goal with this site is to share the magic of this Land of Aloha and help others who are on a similar quest.
What's cost of building on a lot vs. buying a home in Hawaii? Matthew asked this on the live show: How does the cost of building on a lot compare to buying a house? This short clip came from our Aloha Friday Hawaii Real Estate Show which goes live every other Friday on our Hawaii
Scott from Dallas, Texas asked: We love the Hawaiian culture, people, and history. What kind of advice can you give that would allow us to be accepted into the Hawaiian community as seamlessly as possible? Various volunteering activities in the community and through church come to mind. Are we on the right track? Mahalo Scott
Can I get a rental with pool and view? Ralph and Carley from Washington, DC ask: We would like to rent a single family home (furnished) while we search for a home in either Oahu, Maui, or Kona HI. It would be great to have a month by month rental or a 6 month rental.
Is this what heaven looks like? Kauai's Kalalau Valley I have been to this valley both from the mountains (about where this view is) and from the ocean and while there are many beautiful places in Hawaii, I still think this one is above all others. Kauai is my 2nd favorite island and this stunning
Experts from across the state of Hawaii answer your Real Estate questions. Real estate topics covered this week including a great discussion on whether you should keep or sell your existing home, the current vog situation on the Kona side, and what each of us thinks is the best town to live in Hawaii. The
What is the permitting process like on Oahu? Mike from San Francisco asks: What’s the permitting process for a home remodel in Oahu? How much time does it take to obtain a permit and are there any hoops to jump through? What is the range of cost per square foot for remodeling? This short clip
One of the most frequent questions I get is about Hawaii's affordability. This one came in from Andre in Maryland asking: Can I live on a retirement salary of $5000.00 monthly? Our team of experts from across the state discussed. Want to see some other video features? Let me know in this form below. Loading...
The Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has recently started erupting. I put together a 90 second video with facts taken from the USGS (US Geological Survey) into a quick video. Enjoy! Want to see some other video features? Let me know in this form below. Loading...
We had a fabulous show last week and if you have any interest on this topic at all, you'll want to watch! Our Big Island expert Dylan Nonaka brought some very special guests that live only a mile away to discuss these topics and more: What's it like being so close to an active volcano
Is insurance an issue with properties with volcano damage George asked this on the live show: I've seen homes on the Big Island that looks very nice on the inside with nice landscaping but when they have a picture of the surrounding properties it is all black from volcano damage. Does the insurance become an
How to decide between condo vs home on Maui? Christy Reveles from Wisconsin asks: Buying condo vs. home - what are key considerations? Also, what structural and other important features to look for when buying a condo? I'm mostly interested in Big Island and Maui. This short clip came from our Aloha Friday Hawaii Real