November 23rd, 2016 by Darcy

Thanksgiving became official in Hawaii 14 years before President Abraham Lincoln declared it a national holiday. King Kamehameha III declared December 31 a national holiday of Thanksgiving in 1849, complete with church services and luau, in an effort to strengthen relations between Hawaii and the USA. Hawaii Thanksgiving celebrations can last a day or longer, […]

November 17th, 2016 by Darcy

Lucky for all of us who enjoy outdoor activities from the mountains to the sea: air quality in Hawaii ranks up there with Wyoming, in the top 5 for first class breathable air. Even with the Volcano’s continuous efforts our trade winds hustle those particles and clouds away. Email me for more information about living […]

November 9th, 2016 by Darcy

The Gold Coast is a beachfront/oceanfront enclave is across from Kapiolani Park and the foot of iconic Diamondhead, highly sought after for direct oceanfront and unobstructed views. The neighborhood consists of 20 buildings, each one has its own personality and community. With a mix of full time residents and second home owners, this is a preferred location for beach […]

November 3rd, 2016 by Darcy

Many buyers ponder when deciding to invest in a Hawaii second home or vacation rental: Beach Villas at Ko Olina or Ocean Villas at Turtle Bay? Turtle Bay is way more laid back, swimming, surfing the more outdoor lifestyle or the lay around the pool with a book. Just steps from the beach, the Ocean Villas at […]