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Monthly Archives: February 2017

Selling Your Home? 3 Ways You Can Use Your Social Network to Speed up Your Sale

There are many traditional ways to sell your home, from the MLS listings to a sign in the front yard. However, the ease of the Internet and the utility of social media can make it easier than ever to find the right buyer. If you’re getting prepared to put your home on the market and are trying to determine a strategy, here are some ways you can use social media to improve your selling odds. Continue reading

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – February 27, 2017

Last week’s readings on new and existing home sales provided further evidence of strengthening housing markets. Both categories of home sales exceeded December’s readings. Consumer sentiment was lower in February than for January and average rates were mixed with fixed rates higher and the rate for 5/1 adjustable rate mortgages lower. Consumer sentiment lower in February. Continue reading

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Big Pros to Buying a Smaller House or Condo

Are you on the hunt for a more efficient living space? Whether you’re a first-time buyer or downsizing from a larger home, buying small can still mean living big. Let’s explore four positives to living in a smaller, more intimate house or condo. Continue reading

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Well-designed 7-Bedroom Home in Mililani Town

This well-designed 7-bedroom and 6.5-bath home in Mililani Town has many great features including three master suites (2 on the main floor and 1 on the upper level), spacious living room, a roomy formal dining area, a loft for office … Continue reading

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Real Estate Investing: How to Find — and Hang on to — Great Rental Tenants

It’s great news if you have enough financial capital that you have the option of investing in a rental property, but being able to afford it is only half the battle. Since you’ll need to find and keep the right renters in order to make a profit, here are some ways that you can ensure your property will be a financial benefit. Continue reading

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Energy Saving Home in Mililani Mauka – Oahu

This home in Mililani Mauka comes with 30 owned photovoltaic panels and a solar water heater. The monthly electric bill is about $18 per month making this an energy efficient home.

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4 Misconceptions About Reverse Mortgages — and Why You May Decide You Want One

With so many mortgage products available on the market, it can be hard to know which ones will serve you best as a homeowner. As a result, there are many mistruths surrounding reverse mortgage products. Let’s clear away some of the misconceptions. Continue reading

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Beautifully Maintained Home at the Prestigious Koa at Kehalani

This 5-bedroom and 4-bedroom home at the prestigious Koa at Kehalani is former model home with a spacious open floor plan.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – February 21, 2017

Last week’s economic releases included readings on housing starts, building permits issued and the National Association of Home Builders/ Wells Fargo Housing Market Index. Fed Chair Janet Yellen testified before the House Finance Committee and consumer spending and core consumer spending reports were also released. Mortgage rates and new jobless claims were little changed week-to-week. Continue reading

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Oahu Condo Offers Panoramic View of Pearl Harbor

This Oahu condo offers panoramic views of Pearl Harbor, Ford Island, ocean, the brilliant colors of city lights, and gorgeous sunsets. It has 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms on the 24th floor. It comes with 2 parking stalls.

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