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HONOLULU HOME SALES, PRICES DIP SLIGHTLY IN AUGUST, BUT HOUSING

HONOLULU HOME SALES, PRICES DIP SLIGHTLY IN AUGUST, BUT HOUSING

HONOLULU HOME SALES, PRICES DIP SLIGHTLY IN AUGUST, BUT HOUSING  INVENTORY UP, ACCORDING TO HONOLULU BOARD OF REALTORS®

HONOLULU HOME SALES, PRICES DIP SLIGHTLY IN AUGUST, BUT HOUSING
INVENTORY UP, ACCORDING TO HONOLULU BOARD OF REALTORS®

HONOLULU HOME SALES, PRICES DIP SLIGHTLY IN AUGUST, BUT HOUSING

INVENTORY UP, ACCORDING TO HONOLULU BOARD OF REALTORS®

HONOLULU — The Honolulu Board of REALTORS® released resale figures today for the month of

August 2014. According to the analysis conducted by the Board, using…

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Ala Moana area’s future: Wider sidewalks, bike paths and a train station
Ala Moana residents got a look Wednesday evening at the Transit Oriented Development plan that the Honolulu Department of Planning and Permitting has crafted for the area.

Ala Moana residents got a look Wednesday evening at the Transit Oriented Development plan that the Honolulu Department of Planning and Permitting has crafted for the area.

Around 150 people got a look Wednesday evening at what the neighborhood around Ala Moana Center could look like years into the future, as Honolulu’s Department of Planning and Permitting showcased its rail-inspired transit…

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The median price of a single-family home on Oahu fell last month, two months after hitting a new…

August_2014The median price of a single-family home on Oahu fell last month, two months after hitting a new record price, as sales in August dropped by 12 percent when compared to last year, according to statistics released Sunday by the Honolulu Board of Realtors.

The median price of a single-family home in August was $650,000, which was 2.3 percent below the median price of $665,000 in August 2013. The…

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Grand Wailea resort on Maui to undergo $30M renovation
Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, will undergo a $30 million renovation to its guestroom interiors, meeting areas and pools. Pictured here is a redesigned guestroom.

Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, will undergo a $30 million renovation to its guestroom interiors, meeting areas and pools. Pictured here is a redesigned guestroom.

The Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, will undergo a $30 million renovation to the Maui resoert’s guestroom interiors, meeting areas and pools, with a completion date set for early 2015. The rooms were last renovated in…

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$38M affordable rental complex in Honolulu to start construction in March

A $38 million affordable housing complex aimed at local artists that’s being built in the Honolulu neighborhood of Kakaako is starting construction in March and will take two years to complete, according to a final environmental assessment recently filed with the Hawaii Office of Environmental Quality Control.

The 84-unit Ola Ka Ilima Artspace and Lofts rental complex, which recently received…

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Howard Hughes Corp. withdraws petition for reserved units at Kakaako residential project
This rendering shows The Howard Hughes Corp.'s planned 424-unit, mostly affordable condominium at 988 Halekauwila, part of the developer's Ward Village master-planned community.

This rendering shows The Howard Hughes Corp.’s planned 424-unit, mostly affordable condominium at 988 Halekauwila, part of the developer’s Ward Village master-planned community.

The Howard Hughes Corp. is temporarily withdrawing its petition dealing with reserved housing units on its 424-unit residential tower planned for 988 Halekauwila in Honolulu’s Kakaako neighborhood as part of the first…

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Maui, Kauai, Big Island towns join Honolulu on list of most affluent metro areas

Photo_3002_Kihei Road_Kihei_HI_96753_mls_354095-1Three Hawaii areas outside of Honolulu were named among the most affluent metropolitan and micropolitan areas in the United States, according to a study by The Business Journals.

The Kahului-Wailuku area on Maui was ranked 74th overall, and 13th in the medium-small population category. Kapaa on Kauai ranked 78th overall and 22nd in the small population category, and Hilo on the Big Island ranked…

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Oahu luxury home sales rise 8% in July

Sales of luxury homes on Oahu — those that sold for more than $1 million — increased 8 percent in July, when compared with teh same month last year.

The report says that 67 luxury homes with a median price of $1.4 million were sold in July 2014, up from 62 homes sold in July 2013.

On the higher end, four sales of more than $6 million have closed since January.

Hawaii Kai had nine sales of more…

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Alexander & Baldwin’s Lofts @ The Collection in Honolulu sell out over the weekend

the-collection-artist-rendering-with-the-lofts-callout-600xx1867-2800-267-0Homebuyers looking to score a loft at Alexander & Baldwin’s Honolulu condominium project The Collection in Kakaako waited in lines for hours over the weekend to pay at least $349,000 for a studio, the developer said Monday.

In all, 54 owner-occupied lofts sold, including 48 studios, priced between $349,000 and $370,000, to six two-bedroom, two-bathroom lofts priced from $540,000 to $580,000.

The…

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