Category Archives: How To

Kauai REO Buying Tip; Why do I need a buyers agent?

Getting the best price is the number one goal of foreclosure buyers.  First, let’s address one of the biggest myths of real estate – “If I work with the listing agent, I’ll be able to get a lower price.” Although not … Continue reading

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Staging; How to help your house speed date

Your house is speed dating, and you may not know it!  Imagine your home sitting at the table, waiting for a prospective “match” to spend 5 minutes to get to know all the wonderful features you know and love. Selling … Continue reading

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3 Tips for Buying a Kauai Foreclosure

Top 3 Tips on how to buy an REO on Kauai. Continue reading

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Top 5 tips for surviving a pending foreclosure

Part 3 in 3-part series “What you don’t know about foreclosures can hurt you” Based on my personal experiences (contact me and we’ll  ‘talk story’ ), and from helping clients walk through the overwhelming fear and confusion that come with facing a foreclosure … Continue reading

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What to do if you might be facing foreclosure

Part 2 in 3-part series on “What you don’t know about foreclosure can hurt you” Each person’s situation is different, and I can’t cover all the information needed to fully explore options for you – but here’s the most important first steps to … Continue reading

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Top 5 most dangerous myths about Kauai foreclosures

How To Avoid Foreclosure was the theme at the recent Contractors Assocation of Kauai Housing Fair, where I was asked to speak by the Kauai Board of Realtors. To get started, Bloomberg.com gives a good overview of options available to … Continue reading

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Top 10 Tips to Sell Your Home on Kauai

The differences between real estate on Kauai and the mainland hit home with a recent article from FrontDoor.com about Top 10 Projects that Add Home Value.  Two of their Top 10 don’t really apply in Hawaii; 1) Add Insulation, and … Continue reading

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Top 3 Reasons NOT to Buy Kauai Real Estate

Okay, you think I must be crazy – a Realtor telling you not to buy???  Don’t get me wrong, I love working with buyers!  It’s an honor and privilege to help people pursue and fulfill their Kauai real estate dreams. … Continue reading

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