Oahu’s inventory of homes reached a two-year high in June, and the market remains steady. Though pending sales are down 7.7% year-to-date through June, they’re up compared to a year ago, which saw a 20-plus percent decline. Normal summer demand and declining interest rates are giving a boost to...
The July edition of Reality Check is now live. If you’re an empty nester and are unsure whether you should sell your now too-large home and downsize or stay in a home that will become harder and harder to take care of as the years go by, check out the...
Demand for residential real estate is experiencing new energy on Oahu, due to 30-year fixed mortgage rates dropping to 3.82, the lowest since September 2017!  According to the Honolulu Board of Realtors, inventory remaining and active listings are up for both single-family homes and condominiums, giving buyers more choice....
The May edition of Reality Check is now live. If you want to sell your home quickly and for the best possible price, you’ll need a smart and sound strategy. Beyond preparing your home by making repairs and improvements, deep cleaning, decluttering and sprucing up the exterior and yard, check...
Inventory continues its steady climb (including new home and condo construction) on Oahu, while prices and sales volume remain stable. So, in this more balanced market, buyers are finding more properties to choose from with less anxiety and more opportunities to negotiate, while right-priced sellers are attracting plenty of...
Exciting news! Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties is once again the #1 residential real estate brokerage in Hawaii in sales volume for 2018, according to the REAL Trends Market Leaders ranking. Make sure you share this fantastic news on our social media channels. You can find the #1 market leader image...
Agents and staff in our Hawaii offices wore green on Friday, May 3, to show their support and raise awareness for those struggling with mental health issues. May has been designated Mental Health Awareness Month.
The April edition of Reality Check is now live. Check out the new edition to learn why several factors, including lower mortgage rates, rising inventory and slower home-price growth indicate this could be a solid spring buying season. To view the Reality Check blog, click here.
Good news for homebuyers on Oahu! Inventory continues to rise. Fewer homes sold on Oahu in March 2019 than in March 2018, as inventory levels continue to rise for prospective buyers, according to the Honolulu Board of Realtors. Double-digit increases were seen in the number of new listing, months of inventory remaining, and...
Single-family and condominium sales continue to rise in Oahu. The total number of active listings on the island has increased for the 19th consecutive month. More options for buyers equate to less competition for each listing and likely, fewer lightning-fast bidding wars, according to the Honolulu Board of Realtors. The increase in supply...