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April 21st, 2010 categories: For Sellers, Video For Sellers For non-resident owners of Honolulu homes and condos, if you are not aware there could be a surprise lurking around the corner when you sell your property. HARPTA is a law that requires the withholding of 5% of the sales price for selle...
April 19th, 2010 categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Video For Buyers, Video For Sellers Even though I sell real estate in Honolulu, no matter where I am (Oahu included), it always seems that there is more than one agent that claims to be the “number 1” agent or top producer in a given market. S...
April 16th, 2010 categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, The Market Pacific Business News is reporting an increase in the number of foreclosures in Hawaii. “That was 111 percent higher than the first quarter of 2009, but just 1.42 percent higher than the fourth quarter of 2009. CLICK HERE TO READ TH...
April 15th, 2010 categories: For Sellers, Mortgages & Financing Over the last few years I have seen an increase in the number of people having difficulties making their monthly mortgage payment on their Honolulu condo or house. Though it is not a good situation once it becomes clear that somethi...
April 14th, 2010 categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, The Market The Honolulu Advertiser is reporting strong house and condominium sales for the island of Maui. “Home sales on Maui last month rose strongly, though median prices were mixed, according to the Realtors Association of Maui.” CLICK HER...
April 13th, 2010 categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Video For Buyers, Video For Sellers In Honolulu, what is the difference between a real estate broker (I am one) and a real estate agent? Both can help you buy or sell a home, and theoretically, one has more experience. Check it out.
April 9th, 2010 categories: For Sellers, Negotiating Contracts, Video For Sellers In this video blog, I discuss when the negotiation for the price of your Honolulu home or condo really begins. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE ENTIRE VIDEO BLOG
April 8th, 2010 categories: For Buyers, Neighborhoods, Video For Buyers If you have been looking for a like new home this is the one for you. The owner has been very particular about maintaining all of the details of the 3 bedrooms 2.5 bathroom home and you can just show up and move right in. A...
April 7th, 2010 categories: For Sellers, Video For Sellers Qualified intermediary, accommodator, Starker or exchange company? In today’s video blog, I give you an overview of how this third party fits into your Honolulu 1031 tax deferred exchange. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE ENTIRE VIDEO BLOG.
April 6th, 2010 categories: For Sellers, Video For Sellers Today I talk about when and whether or not you should sell. As I have said before, time can cure many problems with your Honolulu real estate. The question is can you survive to get to the promised land? CLICK HERE TO SEE THE ENTIRE VI...