Honolulu, HI Real Estate News

By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
SALT Summer Nights    SALT cordially invites you to enjoy their SALT Summer Nights series, featuring live entertainment and local merchants in The Barn at SALT.   The first SALT Summer Nights will be held on Saturday, July 31st from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Enjoy local, live music from Mike Tulba & Dayton Watanabe while shopping and supporting local.   ADMISSION: Free / Pet Friendly   LOCATION:  Salt at our Kaka'ako     WEBSITE: https://saltatkakaako.com/event/salt-summer-nights-series/     For Expert Real Estate Sales and Pet Friendly Property Management in Honolulu, Hawaii CONTACT HI Pro Realty TODAY!    
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
JOYFUL RETURNNOW through Jan 16, 2022Join the Honolulu Museum of Art for some unexpected, interactive fun this year! Joyful Return is a museum-wide exhibition featuring a series of six outdoor pop-up installations and one gallery installation, each a mix of engaging, evolving, hands-on elements brought to life by museum guests and the HoMA community. Each individual component of the multi-part exhibition will make up a fresh, fun, community-driven experience celebrating a return to shared experiences, art-making, conversations, and personal connections. Help us bring Joyful Return to life!Check out the schedule of hands-on guided activities to participate in the different pop-up installations!The Museum is also looking for community submissions of photos, memories, and hands-on help— le...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
  Local Market Update  Downtown and Nu'uanu Honolulu, June 2021   Single Family Homes June Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change% 2021/ 2020 Change% New Listings 11 / 7  57% 64 / 57  12% Closed Sales 10 / 9  11% 69 / 36  92% Median Sales Price $1.5M / $828K 81% $1.1425M / $877.5K 30% Percent of Original List Price Received 100.0% / 100.3%  0% 100.0% / 95.8%  3% Median Days on Market Until Sale 17 / 23  -26% 26 / 26  0% Inventory of Homes for Sale 19 / 29  -34% ---    Condos June Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change% 2021 / 2020 Change% New Listings 59 / 46  28% 379 / 257  47% Closed Sales 63 / 24  163% 291 / 164  77% Median Sales Price $560.0K / $633.5K  -12% $575.0K / $587.5K  -2% Percent of Original List Price Received 99.4% / 94.8%  5% 98.7% / 96.3%  2% Median Days on Market Until Sale 14 / 81 ...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
  Local Market Update  Diamond Head and Kapahulu Honolulu, June 2021   Single Family Homes June Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change% 2021/ 2020 Change% New Listings 23 / 24  -4% 157 / 135  16% Closed Sales 32 / 13  146% 144 / 74  95% Median Sales Price $1.053M / $956K 10% $1.15M / $953K  21% Percent of Original List Price Received 100.0% / 97.2.0%  3% 100.0% / 96.2%  4% Median Days on Market Until Sale 8 / 27  -70% 13 / 29  -55% Inventory of Homes for Sale 63 / 104  -39% ---    Condos June Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change% 2021 / 2020 Change% New Listings 14 / 11  27% 79 / 56  41% Closed Sales 14 / 6  133% 68 / 26  162% Median Sales Price $672.5K / $532.5K  26% $587.75K / $548.5K  7% Percent of Original List Price Received 100.0% / 97.8%  2% 98.5% / 98.1%  0% Median Days on Market Until Sale...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
  Eviction Mediation Forum   Wednesday, July 21, 2021 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm   Online via Zoom in Honolulu, HI   Virtual Event URL: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAuf--oqTgrGNdtjNzvsn4ovt2NyyLIOyhN   On August 6, 2021, the moratorium on evictions will end. Under Act 57, landlords will be able to provide tenants who are four months or more behind on their rent with a notice of their intention to evict the tenant if they do not schedule a mediation session within fifteen (15) days. This forum will provide landlords and tenants with an understanding of Act 57 and the steps required to schedule a mediation session that will enable them to negotiate a payment plan and other agreements that work for both landlord and tenant and keep them out of court.   COST: Free   LOCATION: Virtual ...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
  Local Market Update  Makiki and Moili‘ili Honolulu, June 2021   Single Family Homes June Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change% 2021/ 2020 Change% New Listings 24 / 18  33% 111 / 88  26% Closed Sales 19 / 7  171% 89 / 46  93% Median Sales Price $1.41M / $1.27 11% $1.405M / $1.195M  18% Percent of Original List Price Received 100.7% / 100.0%  1% 99.2% / 96.5%  3% Median Days on Market Until Sale 9 / 13  -31% 14 / 27  -48% Inventory of Homes for Sale 49 / 66  -26% ---    Condos June Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change% 2021 / 2020 Change% New Listings 85 / 66  29% 436 / 359  21% Closed Sales 77 / 37  108% 341 / 216  58% Median Sales Price $385K / $375K  3% $385K / $382.5K  1% Percent of Original List Price Received 97.6% / 96.8%  1% 97.8% / 96.7%  1% Median Days on Market Until Sale 27 / 45  -40%...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
  Local Market Update - Ala Moana and Kaka‘ako Honolulu - June 2021   Single Family Homes June Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change 2021 / 2020 Change New Listings 2 / 1  100% 14 / 7  100% Closed Sales 0 / 0  0% 6 / 4  50% Median Sales Price $0.0 / $0.0  0% $976.5K / $927K 5% Percent of Original  List Price Received 0.0% / 0.0%  0% 100.9% / 93.9%  7% Median Days on  Market Until Sale 0 / 0  0% 10 / 15  -33% Inventory of  Homes for Sale 5 / 3  67% ---        Condos June Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change 2021 / 2020 Change New Listings 93  /  62  50% 451  /  402  12% Closed Sales 83 / 27  207% 330 / 184  79% Median Sales Price $556K / $480K 18% $587.5K / $660.5K -11% Percent of Original List Price Received 96.8% / 94.5%  2% 96.7% / 96.2%  1% Median Days on Market Until Sale 48 / 59  -19% 43 / 44...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
 Local Market Update - The Waikiki Neighborhood of Honolulu - June 2021  Single Family Homes June Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change 2021 / 2020 Change New Listings 0 / 0  0% 4 / 3  33% Closed Sales 1 / 0  0% 2 / 0  0% Median Sales Price $0.00 / $0.0  0% $1.0875M / $0.0  0% Percent of Original List Price Received 0.0% / 0.0% 96.9% / 0.0%  0% Median Days on Market 0 / 0  0% 189 / 0  0% Inventory of Homes For Sale 3 / 1  200% ---                     Condos June Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change 2021 / 2020 Change New Listings 174 / 126  38% 896 / 797  12% Closed Sales 126 / 38  232% 630 / 324  94% Median Sales Price $409K / $342.45K 19% $385K/ $375K 3% Percent of Original List Price Received 98.3% / 95.2%  3% 96.5% / 95.2%  1% Median Days on Market 28 / 75  -63% 41 / 47  -13% Inventory of Home...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
WAIKIKI AQURIUM IS OPEN! Waikiki Aquarium officially reopened to visitors July 1st and offers an excellent opportunity to educate oneself and 'Ohana on the importance of maintaining our priceless environment here in the Hawaiian Archipelago. As we witness the effects of modernity on our Eco-systems both here in the islands and globally it's important to learn that there are many things we can do right now to mitigate the negative effects of over-fishing, pollution and global warming. What better way to gain perspective than to enjoy the fun educational atmosphere and enlightening experience of a visit to the Waikiki Aquarium. Come celebrate World's Ocean Month at the Waikiki Aquarium and find out the importance of protecting our oceans from deprivation. HOURS of OPERATION:9:00 a.m. to 4...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
Pet Food BankDonate to the Pet Food BankLocation: Hawaiian Humane Admissions CenterHours: Tuesdays and Fridays – 10 am to 1 pm   The Hawaiian Humane Society’s Pet Food Bank program provides temporary assistance to pet owners struggling to feed their animals and runs solely via generous donations from the community, pet stores and the Hawaii Food Bank. Pet food is distributed when donations are available and is not intended to be the sole means of care.   Hawaiian Humane cannot guarantee a 30-day supply and applicants may be limited to pickups 1x per month, dependent on availability. Please bring your own reusable bag to take pet food home to your pets.    Items currently available through Pet Food Bank include:     Dry and canned dog food    Dry and canned cat food   Donations of unope...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
  Condos Sales Far Outpace Single-Family Home Activity in Bustling Housing Market Metro region surges in popularity, marking substantial increases in property sales for single- family homes, condos    HONOLULU – According to resales figures released this week by the Honolulu Board of REALTORS®,  closed sales of single-family homes rose 49.3%, and condo sales skyrocketed 134.0% compared to this time last year when real estate activity first began to pick up following the economic standstill brought on by the pandemic. The median sales price of a single-family home edged past last month’s record to reach $979,000, while the condo median sales price of $460,000 was just shy of the standing record of $461,500 from July 2019.   Using data collected from its computerized Multiple Listing Ser...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
               Latest rates, based on 20 percent down, $200,000 owner-occupant mortgages. The rates and terms may vary; check with lenders for details. Rates may have changed click here to verifyJune 30th posting Lender Term/Type Interest Rate % Points % *APR Acclaim Capital Mortgage383-5931NMLS#304090 15-YR Fixed 2.117 0.000 2.194 30-YR Fixed 2.790 0.000 2.833 5-YR ARM       Aloha Pacific Federal Credit Union531-3711NMLS#377314 15-YR Fixed 2.125 1.250 2.444 30-YR Fixed 2.750 1.125 2.917 5-YR ARM 2.500 0.500 2.615 American Savings Bank, F.S.B593-1226NMLS#423168 15-YR Fixed 2.000 1.625 2.312 30-YR Fixed 2.750 1.500 2.916 5-YR ARM       Bank of Hawaii877-616-2636NMLS# 15-YR Fixed 2.250 0.375 2.303 30-YR Fixed 2.625 1.875 2.770 5-YR ARM 2.125 1.000 2.615 Central Pacific Bank544-0500NMLS#41...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
Sheraton Starlight Series - At The Waikiki ShellE Lei Ho‘i, E Lili‘ulani Ē | Music For and By The Queen Lili‘uokalani July 02, 2021 - July 04, 2021 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm "It is my intention, and the intention of those I have had the privilege of working with on this project, to honor the memory of our beloved Queen Liliuokalani and reflect the emotions that she put into each composition to tell the story of a people – Her People – whom she loved dearly.-Moon Kauakahi  PROGRAM: Foumai /Overture on Themes From The Songbook of Her Majesty Queen Liliʻuokalani- Sarah Hicks, conductorMoon Kauakahi, Eric Lee & Hoʻokena /Ka Wai MapunaRaiatea Helm, Moon Kauakahi, Eric Lee & Hoʻokena /Ka Wai ApolaniMoon Kauakahi, Eric Lee & Hoʻokena and David Kauahikaua (piano) /PaoakalaniAaron Mahi, Moon Kauakahi, E...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
 Local Market Update - Downtown and Nu'uanu Honolulu, May 2021  Single Family Homes May Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change 2021 / 2020 Change New Listings 9 /  10  -10% 53 / 50  6% Closed Sales 13 / 5  160% 59 / 27  119% Median Sales Price $1.2M / $880K 36%  $1.115M / $880K 27%  Percent  Original  List Price Received 100.0% / 95.5%  5% 98.7% / 95.5%  3% Median Days on  Market Until Sale 51 / 21  143% 28 / 27  4% Inventory of Homes for Sale 20 / 30  -33% ---   Condos May Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change 2021 / 2020 Change New Listings 71 / 31  129% 320 / 211  52% Closed Sales 54 / 18  200% 228 / 140  63% Median Sales Price $425,000 / $657,000  -35% $575,000 / $575,000  0% Percent Original  List Price Received 99.0% / 94.9%  4% 98.7% / 96.6%  2% Median Days on  Market Until Sale 10 / 71  -86%...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
  Royal Hawaiian Band at Bishop Museum   Sunday, June 27, 2021 - 2:00 pm   Bishop Museum 1525 Bernice St Honolulu, HI   The FULL Royal Hawaiian Band has returned to Bishop Museum to provide guests with musical entertainment fit for an Ali'i! Founded in 1836 by King Kamehameha III, the Royal Hawaiian Band is the only band in the United States with a royal legacy and is currently an agency of the City and County of Honolulu.   Visitors coming for the performance will be provided FREE access to the museums campus, but must purchase admission to enter the gallery spaces, including the POW! WOW! exhibition.   Learn more about the Royal Hawaiian Band at RHB-Music.com. Sunday 2:00 - 2:45 p.m. HST Gallery Lawns       For Expert Real Estate Sales and Property Management in Honolulu, HI CONTACT ...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
 Local Market Update: Diamond Head & Kapahulu May 2021   Single Family  Homes May Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change 2021 / 2020 Change New Listings 28 / 21  33% 134/ 111  21% Closed  Sales 23 / 17  35% 89 /  44  102% Median Sales Price $1.2M / $965K  24% $1.15M / $950K 21% Percent of Original  List Price Received 100.0% / 97.2%  24% 99.6% / 96.1% 4% Median Days on Market Until Sale 12 / 22  -45% 14 / 30  -53% Inventory of Homes for Sale 69 / 103  -33% --- Condos May Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change 2021 / 2020 Change New  Listings 10 / 8  25% 65 / 45  44% Closed  Sales 6 / 2  200% 54 / 20  170% Median  Sales Price $607,750 / $269,500 126% $582,500 / $574,000 1% Percent of Original  List Price Received   96.0% / 98.1%  -2% 98.2% / 99.0%  -1% Median Days on  Market Until Sale 72 / 43  67% 28...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
 Local Market Update - Makiki and Moili‘ili Honolulu, May 2021  Single  Family Homes May Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change 2021/ 2020 Change New Listings 13 / 10  30% 87 / 70  24% Closed Sales 19 / 5  280% 70 / 39  79% Median Sales Price  $1.35M / $1.275 6% $1.4M / $1.19M  18% Percent of Original  List Price Received 100.6% / 98.2%  2% 98.6% / 94.7%  4% Median Days on Market Until Sale 9 / 16  -44% 19 / 32  -41% Inventory of Homes for Sale 48/ 61  -21% ---    Condos May Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change 2021 / 2020 Change New Listings 71 / 41  73% 351 / 293  20% Closed Sales 52 / 23  126% 264 / 179  47% Median Sales Price $392,500 / $369,000  6% $385,000 / $385,000  0% Percent of Original List Price Received 97.5% / 96.7%  1% 97.9% / 96.6%  1% Median Days on Market Until Sale 17 / 32  -47% ...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
  Local Market Update - Ala Moana and Kaka‘ako Honolulu - May 2021   Single   Family Homes May Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change           2021 / 2020 Change New Listings 0 / 2  -100% 12 / 6  100% Closed Sales 2 / 0  0% 6 / 4  50% Median Sales Price $841K / $0.0  0% $976.5K / $927K 5% Percent of Original  List Price Received 101.4% / 0.0%  0% 100.9% / 93.9%  7% Median Days on Market Until Sale 48 / 0  0% 10 / 15  -33% Inventory of Homes for Sale 4 / 2  100% ---        Condos   May Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change 2021 / 2020 Change New Listings 64  /  59  8% 358  /  340  5% Closed Sales 64 / 18  256% 247/ 157  57% Median Sales Price $802.5K / $724.5K 11% $605K / $699.5K -14% Percent of Original  List Price Received 97.7% / 97.9%  0% 96.7% / 96.6%  0% Median Days on  Market Until Sale 34 / ...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
 Local Market Update - The Waikiki Neighborhood of Honolulu - May 2021  Single Family Homes May Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change 2021 / 2020 Change New Listings 3 / 1  200% 4 / 3  33% Closed Sales 1 / 0  0% 2 / 0  0% Median Sales Price $1.075M / $0.0  0% $1.0875M / $0.0  0% Percent of Original  List Price  Received 83.3% / 0.0% 96.9% / 0.0%  0% Median Days on Market Until Sale 373 / 0  0% 189 / 0  0% Inventory of Homes for Sale 3 / 3  0% ---                     Condos May Year to Date 2021 / 2020 Change 2021 / 2020 Change New Listings 155 / 140  11% 722 / 671  8% Closed Sales 136 / 30  353% 504 / 286  76% Median Sales Price $350,500 / $333,000 5% $380,000 / $380,000 0% Percent of Original  List Price  Received 97.4% / 93.3%  4% 96.4% / 95.2%  1% Median Days on Market Until Sale 39 / 52  ...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
 Time is running out to submit your entry!!! 2022 Pets in Paradise Calendar Contest: Every pet is a star! You can help support the Humane Society's life-changing programs and services and highlight your pet by entering The Hawaiian Humane Society's 2022 Pets in Paradise Calendar™ Contest.  What to do: Submit your pet's photo for just $25 in 1 of 4 categories; Dog, Cat, Other Animal or Hawaiian Humane Alumni. Photo submissions and votes will be accepted June 1 through June 30, 2021.  Ask your friends and family to vote for him or her for a $1 per-vote donation.  For Pet Friendly Property Management in Honolulu, HawaiiCONTACT HI Pro Realty TODAY!  
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