August 12th, 2017 by Darcy

Summer is here and the waves on the North Shore have diminished. Waimea Bay is now like a lake with sailboats moored out by the point. Lots of activity in Haleiwa Harbor. Beachfront sales have been remarkable for the past 5 months from Turtle Bay to Mokuleia. Please feel free to ask for the statistics. […]

June 20th, 2017 by Darcy
June 16th, 2017 by Darcy

Lots of paperwork, but after done, home sweet, home! video by  

June 13th, 2017 by Darcy

You found the perfect home This is when you and your Realtor craft an offer on the home selected. Being prepared with your pre- qualification from the lender and a good letter to woo the sellers along with your offer and off to the races! video from

June 9th, 2017 by Darcy

Now that you are prepared to move forward with purchasing a home This is where it gets fun! Looking at homes  in the communities that fit your lifestyle and budget. Sundays are a great day to cruise the properties on the market, many are open to the public for viewing. Video by

June 6th, 2017 by Darcy

Le’s see what you are able to buy. Your Realtor will be able to help find a lender to consult with before the hunt for your new home proceeds. One of the most important steps in the process. video credit to

May 29th, 2017 by Darcy

Home buying 101 This is the first in a series on starring Elizabeth Banks. Enjoy!

February 22nd, 2017 by Darcy

An architect will help you determine whether a specific site will work for your dream home. If the lot you found won’t work for your individual priorities, or if that parcel won’t allow your project to come in on budget, your architect will be the first to know. Part 4 of 4 Site analysis is a crucial first […]

February 14th, 2017 by Darcy

An architect will work with you to determine your priorities, where you are willing to compromise, and how to get as many of your “wants” and “needs” as possible into an attractive and functional home. Part 3 of 4 An architect can provide high quality design and detailing, beyond a builder’s standard set of house plans. An […]

February 8th, 2017 by Darcy

There are a lot of good house plans out there, and there are houses that are almost right for you, but an architect can develop a plan specifically for you and your family’s needs: a truly custom home. Part 2 of 4 Your lifestyle and daily habits can be drastically affected by your surroundings, and an […]