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February 2020

Found 4 blog entries for February 2020.

What better time to visit the island or enjoy living here than in March when there are less people and the weather is fantastic? LUVA Real Estate agents are enjoying the fast paced market we are experiencing right now, but also taking time to enjoy some of the many things to do in West Hawaii in March. Let us know if we can offer further recommendations for your visit or if you are ready to make Hawaii home.

WHAT: FIRST FRIDAY CELEBRATION 

WHEN: March 6, 2020 from 5:30 until 8:30 p.m.

WHERE: Holualoa, HI

Holualoa Village galleries will feature new art and artists, tasty street eats and music all along Mamalahoa Highway through town during the monthly Art-After-Dark event from The village block party features art and artists in over a dozen

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As visitors were coming to escape the cold from the mainland in January, they were also here in droves buying homes, too. LUVA Real Estate agents were markedly busier this January compared to last year and the statistics show the increased activity and interest in homes in West Hawaii.

Home Sales 

Single family home sales were cooking in January, as the number of sales increased 35% year over year in North Kona and 150% in South Kohala, according to sales statistics from Hawaii Information Service for January 2020. Homes sales in North Kona rose from 34 homes sold in 2019 to 46 in 2020 and in South Kohala from 12 to 30. Condominium sales fell 12% in Kona year over year and rose 8.3% in South Kohala. Islandwide, residential homes sales rose 44.5%

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Total sales were on the rise in January 2020 on Oahu, with combined condominium and single-family home sales rose 12.6%. Single family home sales were up by 7.7% and condominium sales up by 16.3%. 

Looking closer at the 265 single family homes that sold last month, median sales price was $770,000 which is a slight increase over January 2019 by 0.3%. According to the Honolulu Board of Realtors, about 41% of these sales were between $600,000-$799,999 price range. In the Oahu condo market, the 379 sales in January 2020 had a median sales price of $429,000, a 7.5% price increase when compared to January 2019. The Honolulu Board of Realtors reported that the “most substantial portion of condominium sales occurred in the $300,000 - $499,999 price range,

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We are a group of adventurers, dog lovers, surfers, activists, Netflix bingers, paddlers, caffeine addicts, parents, partners…the list could go on and on! One thing that we all have in common is, of course, our love for Real Estate. Every agent’s perspective and experience makes our LUVA Real Estate team who we are and we want to share with you our stories with our Agent Spotlight.

Sara joined LUVA Real Estate in 2014 and after working for three years as a transaction manager, office trainer, and salesperson, became a Broker in 2018 and is now the Broker-in-Charge for LUVA . Before entering into the real estate industry, Sara has past experiences in a multitude of venues including business, medical management and owned a clothing boutique. However,

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