5 Challenges of Selling Your House in the Winter on Oahu

Sellers face many challenges, from deciding which sales method suits their circumstances to when to list their house on the market. Winter can bring the need to change your approach to how you handle a variety of tasks.  If you’re selling your house on Oahu during this season, information about handling these tests of fortitude … Continued

What Oahu Real Estate Buyers and Sellers Can Expect in 2023

A renewed focus on homeownership brought about by the pandemic changed the perspective of the population that would generally be renters. As a result, Oahu real estate investors should be aware that this driving force is now cooling and consider adjusting their investment strategy accordingly. So read on as we explore what Oahu real estate … Continued

Should You Sign a Trust Deed When Selling Your House on Oahu?

With so much paperwork to sign and complicated terminology involved in the transaction at closing, it can be confusing to understand just who signs a trust deed and when. However, holding real estate in a revocable living trust comes with many benefits, including estate tax savings, protection from creditors and avoiding probate. So read on … Continued

How to Sell Your House Faster on Oahu With These Crafty Tips

Listing your home for sale is costly. After making your decision, beginning the process of prepping for the sale of your home and then placing it on the market, days or weeks may have already passed. In the meantime, you’re still paying any existing mortgage, taxes, insurance and monthly expenses for maintaining the property. For … Continued

3 Staggering Costs of Owning the Wrong House on Oahu

While there may be nothing wrong with your property, the traditional listing process is long, complicated and can be extremely stressful during the best of times. However, selling your house on the Oahu market is not always the best method, especially when you’re under the pressures of time, finances or personal circumstances that do not … Continued

5 Tips for Selling Your Oahu House in the Current Market

While real estate markets go through shifts and there is a cooling trend, the numbers show home prices are still rising, and the inventory of available homes is still low. Because of the law of supply and demand, the current market is still considered a seller’s market. However, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and … Continued

5 Things That Will Make You a Bad Landlord on Oahu

When searching for your investment property, you likely reviewed the numbers. However, these numbers reflected the existing property management’s commitment to their job. If you took on the landlord role and haven’t seen the same results, it may help to figure out where you’re going wrong. So read on as we explore five things that … Continued

How to Know if it is Time to Sell Your House on Oahu

While most homeowners expect to sell their homes at some point, sudden life changes like a job relocation or a family member who needs our care can force the decision. But, without that pressure, it can be a difficult decision. So often, homeowners remain in place long after the home best serves their needs because … Continued

How to Know if You Should List Your Property on Oahu or Sell it Directly

The traditional listing process of hiring a professional real estate agent to list your property is most familiar to sellers. However, statistics show that about 36 percent of sellers attempt to sell without the assistance of a professional. Regrettably, however, while selling on your own to save money may sound extremely enticing on the surface, … Continued

How to Sell a House With Title Problems on Oahu

If you need to sell a house, an issue with the title can throw a wrench into the works. It can be heartbreaking to go through all of the work and hassles of selling only to find out when it is finally time to close that issues exist with a title you believed to be … Continued

Does FSBO Really Work When Selling a House on Oahu

Jumping into unknown waters is risky, and when considering the best way to sell your house, there are potentially tens of thousands of dollars on the line. Representing yourself in selling your home in the Oahu traditional real estate market places tremendous pressure on homeowners to perform to the level of professionals with years of … Continued

What You Should Know About Selling a Co-Owned Property on Oahu

Co-ownership of a property allows participants to purchase property that would otherwise be beyond their means. For example, co-ownership is an excellent way for close friends or family members to help split the costs of a shared property or several properties in vacation spots, such as a beachfront property and a mountain home.  Co-ownership also … Continued