Home Staging Do’s and Dont’s

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Home staging is about illusions. It’s how David Copperfield would sell a house. It’s magical. It’s beyond decorating and cleaning. It’s about perfecting the art of creating moods. Staging makes your house look bigger, brighter, cleaner, warmer, more loving and, best of all, it makes home buyers want to buy it. Instantly! Contrary to what you might think, it’s about …

11 Popular Home Updates That Are Worth the Money

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Is adding barn doors to your home one of the popular home updates that is key to selling it for a higher price? Conventional wisdom would say almost certainly not. But a recent report by Zillow Digs, found home listings with “barn door” in the description see a sale price as much as 13 percent higher than the expected sale …

Condominiums on Oahu Continue to Sell Briskly

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According to the Honolulu Board of REALTORS®, during September 2016, sales of single-family homes were flat compared to September 2015, while condominium sales increased by 6.7 percent compared to September 2015. The median price paid for single-family homes in September 2016 increased by 2.7 percent from the same month last year to $750,000. The median price for condominiums increased by 4.7 percent from …

New Listing: 230 Hualani St, Kailua MLS# 201403535

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Run, don’t walk!  Contractor’s personal residence provides quality, craftsmanship & a great location!  Built in 2007, this mini oasis comes with lush landscaped, private yard with heated, tiled, swimming pool.  3+2 upstairs, and 2+1 downstairs could be separate living area.  Over-sized garage, rock walls, electric gate, travertine and tumbled marble flooring, granite counter tops are just the beginning. 230 Hualani …

Rare Opportunity To Own An Equestrian Ranch on Windward Oahu

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If you have been looking for a smaller, equestrian ranch on Windward Oahu, look no further.  There are 3 total parcels available with a total acerage of about 17 acres.  This beautiful and fully functional equestrian ranch has a couple of homes, paddocks, barns, feed storage building, & riding rings.  There are 2 parcels being sold together measuring just about …

Oahu Luxury Properties Starting at $15M

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When money isn’t an issue, owning trophy properties is a hobby, and giving luxury holidays gifts that cost $15M or more is a possibility, take a moment to visit these Oahu luxury properties.  From mauka to makai, there are Oahu luxury properties for every taste imaginable. Our personal favorite, for  a number of reasons, is 210 N. Kalaheo Ave, Kailua, …

15 Turkey Giveaway from OBHomes.com

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With Thanksgiving less than one month away, it’s time to announce the 2013 Thanksgiving Turkey giveaway.  15 lucky winners will be announced on Saturday, November 23th, and the turkeys will be delivered to your Kailua/Kaneohe/Waimanalo doorstep on Sunday November 24th.   Winners from outside these areas will need to pick up their turkey in Kailua.  Sorry no shipping! 🙂 To register, …