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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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Kauai Luxury Market – Bouncing Back or Still Bouncing?

The Wall Street Journal highlights recent luxury market sales in San Francisco. On Kauai, however, the numbers don’t fit the national statistics quoted in the article. Looking at the first quarter of 2010, there were 3 sales above $2M. In the same 3 months of 2005 there were 16 sales above $2M. Continue reading

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Top 10 Kauai Estate Homes at $10M

What will $10 Million buy on Kauai?  Join me for a virtual tour: On Hanalei Bay: 1. 5430 Weke Road, $12,000,000 – 2 bd, 3 bath on 1.15 ac / Photos 2. 5156 Weke Road, $10,900,000 – 4 bd, 4 bath … Continue reading

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Top 2 Kauai Luxury Oceanview Price Drops

Kauai luxury real estate market continues to have a wide variety of offerings.  This week’s feature – two homes offering both pools and ocean views….  Two most dramatic price reductions this month: 1) Hale Mahina, designed by renown architect Gary Tobey.  4 bd … Continue reading

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Top 3 Oceanview Foreclosures

Oceanfront living at foreclosure prices?  You bet!  (click on each listing’s photo for more pictures) Poipu REO Condo 1) Starting with a Poipu condo that is truly Oceanfront.  The interior needs to be remodeled, but you can’t get any closer … Continue reading

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Kauai Luxury Market Update

Poipu: New Quality Home near Grand Hyatt Luxury 4 bedroom / 5.5 bath new home near Poipu Bay Golf Course , and the Hyatt – Back on the Market and dropped $500K! Listed at $1,980,000  MLS 169175   Oceanfront Estate at … Continue reading

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Wainiha or Hanalei – you pick!

This week on the Hanalei Brokers Caravan I previewed two homes that offer an interesting comparison.  Both homes are in Residential zoning and have applied for a Special Use Permit to allow continuation as vacation rentals.   Residential zoning is more … Continue reading

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Blame it on my wife! Dream of home in paradise come true!

After negotiating in the midst of the National Crisis, with his wife doing the on-site inspection on election day, finally my client gets to see the home he picked on the internet, and viewed with video and 360′ tours. Both … Continue reading

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Kapaa Ukulele Player at Tahitian Lanai Bar & Grill

I had heard about an amazing young local Ukulele musician at the Waipouli Beach Resort’s Tahititan Lanai Bar & Grill, but I hadn’t heard him until I took some clients there recently. He is simply amazing! I would consider him … Continue reading

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Kauai Oceanfront Penthouse Value!

My favorite oceanfront offering is this Waipouli Beach Resort Penthouse for $600,000 – MLS 217103.  Recent sales for similar units have gone over $1M.  Waipouli Beach Resort features luxury amenities such as Aveda salon, Oceanfront Tahitian Lanai Bar & Grille, … Continue reading

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