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Enjoy Surfing In Kona

Welcome to the Big Island of Hawaii, where the natural landscape is molded by the rawness and beauty of Lava rock. For many, a trip to Hawaii is synonymous with surfing… as it should be.

These small islands in the middle of the Pacific are the birthplace of surfing and have produced many of the best surfers the world has ever seen.

The rugged terrain of the island, however, is often a shock to tourists expecting to see sandy beaches and surf for as far as the eye can see. The character of the Island is far richer than your typical post card picture, yet it still embodies all the elements of a paradise on earth. The magical experiences of pristine beaches and crashing surf are plentiful… you just need to know where to look.

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Millions of people worldwide can agree on the fact that Hawaii is one of the best places to retire, discover a new lifestyle, reinforce their bond with nature or see their entire existence from a completely different perspective. People who are also familiar with the mechanics of the local real estate market know that Hawaii oceanfront real estate is a powerful magnet for those that are in love with crystal clear water, the sound of the ocean, the warmth of the sun and the sandy beaches, as well as:

  1. The Breathtaking Views

    Hawaii is a place where you don’t have to choose between different attractions, simply because you can have it all: from picturesque mountains and lush vegetation to pristine beaches, warm waves and a vast array of truly

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You’ve been saving money all your life to be able to make this bold move and now you are about to turn your biggest dream into reality. At this point, your instinct tells you that you are only a few months away from redecorating your own Hawaiian residence. You have always pictured your ideal house on the Big Island and you are quite familiar with the local real estate market. But do you really get the bigger picture here? To make sure that your money will be well-invested, start by analyzing our mini Hawaiian property buying guide listed below:


Hawaii is an overwhelmingly diverse ecosystem that manages to please nearly everyone’s taste. Some areas will shelter you from the indiscrete eyes of tourists and let you enjoy a higher level of

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LUVA co-founders Jean Laliberte and Yuki Laliberte announced the naming of Brian Collins as a partner with their company LUVA Real Estate and LUVA Vacation Rentals.

Brian has been working as a consultant for the firm and the transition to partner was a natural progression aimed at building a long-term mutually beneficial relationship between the partners Jean, Yuki and Brian. Brian comes from a background in business startup and sales and marketing. When contacted for comment, Brian stated“ I am very excited and pleased to be named partner at LUVA. The brand that we are building and the people that work with us make me extremely optimistic that LUVA will have a strong and long lasting presence in Real Estate and Vacation Rental Services not only in

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Today, many home buyers and sellers are considering not utilizing a real estate agent when buying/selling homes in the interest of saving money. However, most of them haven’t realized that the process of selling and buying a home is more complicated than what they assume. They do not realize that hiring a real estate agent can actually save them more money compared to when they try to handle the transaction themselves.

The Benefits of Hiring a Real Estate Agent

For Buyers

  • You may not spend your money paying the commission, most of the time the seller will pay it.
  • They will help you find the right homes that meet your wants and needs.
  • They will help you negotiate the best deal for the home.
  • They also will help you to arrange a home
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When it comes to buying the property of your dreams in Hawaii, there’s no time like the present. Hawaii is a great place to relocate for a number of reasons. In this corner of paradise, one could explore different cultures, discover new amazing ecosystems, create new bonds with locals and enjoy a life-long vacation. However, when you live miles away from this state, finding the most affordable houses for sale in Hawaii could be quite a stressful and time-consuming process. Fortunately, by tapping the enormous potential of all the online and offline channels that are currently at your disposal you can simplify your home hunt, making it easier for you to get the keys to your new Hawaiian real estate.

Set Your Priorities Straight

First of all, try to

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Many people choose to start a new chapter in their lives by relocating to another city or state. If this appeals to you then you may consider moving to Hawaii. The Big Island of Hawaii will surprise you with a large variety of homes for sale, breathtaking surroundings and countless entertainment options. Still hesitating? In that case, just take a closer look at the following reasons that could justify your decision to move to Hawaii.

  1. You Turn Your Life into a Never-Ending Vacation. Most of the people who have recently bought homes for sale in the Big Island didn’t actually picture a new life for themselves in this idyllic area. They started out as tourists and actually bought a two-way ticket. However, shortly after setting foot in Hawaii, they
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Whether you’ve been a Hawaii native your entire life or you’re brand new to the beautiful islands, there truly is no better place to call home. The Hawaiian real estate market is booming, and there has never been a better time to purchase big island real estate. With an incredible selection of homes ranging from quaint bungalows to sprawling estates right on the ocean – there truly is something for everyone. If you’re thinking about buying your new home on the big island, there’s plenty to do and consider. However, if you’re looking to take the simplest and most stress-free route towards home ownership, the most powerful tool is located right at your fingertips.

The Search Process

It’s not uncommon for buyers to find the search process a little bit

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It doesn’t get much sweeter than living right alongside the ocean in beautiful Hawaii. However, finding those prime pieces of oceanfront realestate can often be a challenge. Whether you’re new to the Hawaii real estate market or you’re a seasoned investor in the area, finding that perfect piece of property can be easier said than done. If you’re tired of combing through hundreds – maybe even thousands – of property listings just to find the big island homes or land that you’re looking for, it’s time to reevaluate how you’re going about your search! The web has simplified the real estate market, making it simple and hassle-free to find exactly what you’re looking for with a just a few clicks.

Specialty Websites

Why settle for searching through

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Hawaii is a popular destination for many vacationers and that is why many people choose to purchase investment property in Hawaii. There are many different neighborhoods in Hawaii and each one has different characteristics. Here are just a few of the Big Island neighborhoods.


Kona is a popular location for visitors to Hawaii and it is ideal for investment properties. It is divided into North and South Kona. North Kona is on the west side of the Big Island and features luxury communities. This part of the island is known for beaches, snorkeling, golf, and for hosting the World Ironman Championships annually.

South Kona is made of coastal villages and features many beaches and oceanfront properties. This neighborhood of Hawaii is known for

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