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In Escrow-Islands at Mauna Lani P-1

(click the images to view larger) I just put into escrow for my buyer client, a beautiful, large three bedroom, three bathroom townhome in The Islands at Mauna Lani. This floor plan features three master-like suites, all with ensuite baths and one with a soaking tub. The selling owner renovated the home’s kitchen and master… Read More »

Tiger Shark

I got a text a few weeks back from my master’s swim group coach and friend Dave Prutow asking if anyone wanted to join him on a dive at Honokohau Harbor. I knew it was an invitation to dive safely with a Dive Master and also to see large Tiger Sharks and possibly Spinner Dolphins.… Read More »

Nohea at Mauna Lani homes feature Tuuci Luxury Shade Pavillions with LED lights

Our Nohea at Mauna Lani homes features Tuuci Umbrellas or shade structures with built-in LED lights. This high tech solution for adding partial or full shade solves the problem of too much or too little sunlight when necessary. The umbrellas installed at Nohea lot 29 are 10’ x 14’ and can be opened individually or… Read More »

Nohea at Mauna Lani homes feature Zoom-Room Murphy Beds!!

Our Nohea at Mauna Lani homes feature Zoom-Room Murphy beds. The high tech solution for that 3rd or 4th bedroom that always winds up as a “catch all” space as an office, informal media room or sometimes as a bedroom. We feature these in our “flex room” where we have it installed among custom cabinets… Read More »

Wall Street Journal Article

Wall Street Journal article features my clients and my quotes on February 27, 2020 Lissette and I became acquainted with Nancy Keates, a Corespondent with the Wall Street Journal, recently as she was a guest at one of our client’s property. I began corresponding with Nancy before her arrival when Lissette learned that her trip… Read More »

2020 North Hawaii Hospice Laulima Fundraiser

Weblink: https://northhawaiihospice.org/2020-laulima-fundraiser/ Brochure: 2020 North Hawaii Hospice Laulima Fund Raiser Hight Tea Lissette attends the North Hawaii Hospice fundraiser yearly and enjoys meeting others and sharing a “High Tea” event at Waiki’i Ranch for a great cause. This year’s event is titled “Laulima”, Many hands working together in coordination to advance the growing needs and… Read More »

Mauna Lani Resort History-Kalāhuipua’a Historical Park and Fishponds

Located within the grounds of the Mauna Lani Resort, Kalāhuipua’a is a fascinating area with petroglyphs, lava tube dwellings, and extensive fishponds. The word, Kalāhuipua’a, could be translated as ‘a gathering of the pigs.’ Since the Hawaiian language often contains allegorical terms and phrases, this word likely meant an ‘abundance of food’ or ‘a gathering… Read More »

Clark Realty LLC #1 Big Island Producer

Our annual awards meeting occurred this past week, and I learned I was Clark Realty’s #1 sales agent in 2019. I also received the Platinum Pikake Award for exception sales production in the Waimea office. Collectively our office was also the tops among Clark’s offices on the Big Island. The top producer award goes to… Read More »

Nohea at Mauna Lani lot 29 Finished and Furnished

We’ve had lots of traffic on our Nohea homes with many compliments regarding the floor plans, furnishings, finishes and fixtures. The cabinetry, elaborate hardwood trim, hardwood floors and hand troweled, Old World stucco exteriors are unusual for this market. Lush landscaping is also included featuring a grass and paver driveway which adds more “green” scape… Read More »

Nohea at Mauna Lani lot 21 Finished and Furnished!

We’ve had lots of traffic on our Nohea homes with many compliments regarding the floor plans, furnishings, finishes and fixtures. Jamie Jackson along with her team with furnishings from Oahu’s Pacific Home interiors specified and installed the Bali Modern furnishings that accentuated the cabinetry, trim, wall coverings and finishes. The cabinetry, elaborate hardwood trim, hardwood… Read More »

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