Kapolei, HI Real Estate News

By Michael Hege, R
(Beach Villa Realty,LLC)
I am struck by my tremendous luck at having settled in to live in the Kapolei Community. I wish I could say that after rigorous research and study, I had selected Ko Olina and Kapolei as the place I would call home... but alas, I cannot. My move from Kansas was completely emotional as compared to analytical. I don't think I've ever thrown myself into the wind to see where I would land more than I have this year, but the result has been better than had I studied and planned my move for years. In fact, I'm having so much trouble keeping track of all the things that are going on and coming soon to Kapolei, that I think that is what spurred me to make this blog. A place where I could easily store the upcoming events I find interesting and reference them later. For an overal glimpse of Kapol...
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By Randy L. Prothero, Hawaii REALTOR, (808) 384-5645
(eXp Realty)
Kapolei is a planned community known as the Second City (makes up part of tax map key 191).Single Family homes sales have softened.  Average sales prices of single family homes have continued to seen some decreases.  While sales volume was down early in the year, we have seen an increase in May.  Inventory levels are also beginning to drop.  If this trend continues we may see prices begin to climb again.Condo and townhouse sales are another story.  Inventory has gone down since early in the year.  Sales activity has remained consistent with 2006 levels, while average sales price is down a little.  With reduced inventory and consistent demand prices may begin to climb a little if conditions continue.Currently (June 29, 2007) under the "Active for Sale Category" there are:  38 Single Fami...
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By Randy L. Prothero, Hawaii REALTOR, (808) 384-5645
(eXp Realty)
                                                                                     Below is a list of condos and townhouses in Kapolei that are pet friendly.  This is an important question for families with pets.  Also if you are relocating to Hawaii, this issue of animal quarantine comes up.  If you are relocating to Hawaii do your self and your pet a favor and check out the Dept. of Agriculture website for animal quarantine information:  http://www.hawaiiag.org/hdoa/ai_aqs_info.htmC = Condominium CP = Cooperative PH = Public Housing PHE = Public Housing for the Elderly R = Rental TH = TownhouseBoard App'd = Board is required to approve the petRN = Reasonable Number* = Small dogs under 25 pounds+ = No dogs over 50 pounds** = No large parrot-type birdsBuildingAddressBldg. TypeLimitDog...
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By Randy L. Prothero, Hawaii REALTOR, (808) 384-5645
(eXp Realty)
                                                                                      Below is a list of condos and townhouses in Makakilo that are pet friendly.  This is an important question for families with pets.  Also if you are relocating to Hawaii, this issue of animal quarantine comes up.  If you are relocating to Hawaii do your self and your pet a favor and check out the Dept. of Agriculture website for animal quarantine information:  http://www.hawaiiag.org/hdoa/ai_aqs_info.htmC = Condominium CP = Cooperative PH = Public Housing PHE = Public Housing for the Elderly R = Rental TH = TownhouseBoard App'd = Board is required to approve the petRN = Reasonable Number* = Small dogs under 25 pounds+ = No dogs over 50 pounds** = No large parrot-type birdsBuildingAddressBldg. TypeLimitD...
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By Randy L. Prothero, Hawaii REALTOR, (808) 384-5645
(eXp Realty)
Kapolei is a planned community Hawaii (makes up part of tax map key 191).Single family home prices have leveled off and even shown a slight softening in the last half of 2006.  Currently there is about 6 months worth of inventory.Kapolei area condos and townhouses have shown some leveling but have had consistent sales volume and prices.These are only the totals and averages.Here are number of single family homes sold in Kapolei:2007:                                                                                                     Average Sales Price:Today                                      61 homes active for saleToday                                      10 homes in escrowJanuary 2007                           11 homes sold                         Previous periods: 7/1/06 through 1...
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