Monthly Archives: April 2013

Steven Tyler Act

Many superstars have a second home in Hawaii.  Roseanne Barr lives right here on the Big Island.  Ben Stiller and Pierce Brosnan have homes in Kauai.  And Oprah Winfrey and Woody Harrelson have estates in Maui.  The tropical climate and … Continue reading

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Big Island Homes For Sale As Low As $165,000

Have you been itching to move to Hawaii, but think buying a home here is just too expensive?  Do you want the Big Island life style without the big price tag? One misconception people have about Hawaii is that everything … Continue reading

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Mauna Lani Holiday

Did you know the Mauna Lani Resort has been home to hundreds of Hawaiian green sea turtles?  It’s true.  Juvenile turtles live in the saltwater ponds of the hotel until they are mature.  Every Fourth of July there is a … Continue reading

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Living the Resort Lifestyle

Along the Kohala Coast there is a spectacular resort like no other.  Waikoloa Beach Resort is more than a couple of hotels.  It’s a whole community.  Boasting two shopping centers (Queens’ Market Place and Kings’ Shops), various restaurants, two challenging … Continue reading

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Eat Locally Grown

Locals in North Kohala have been taking steps to develop a sustainable food system on the Big Island.  The goal is to produce 50% of the food consumed in the North Kohala community by 2018.  How are they doing it?  … Continue reading

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Luxury Country Living

There’s nothing like waking up on the Big Island and walking out onto your lanai.  When you see a sunny, blue sky and hear the ocean’s waves crashing in the distance you can’t help but smile.  Add in the rolling … Continue reading

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A Little Piece of Paradise

Most would agree the Big Island is a little piece of paradise.  Still, deciding if you want to move here is a difficult decision.  Yes, we have year-round moderate climate, spectacular vistas at every turn, and a slower pace of … Continue reading

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$275,000 for National Historical Trail

Did you know there’s a National Historical Trail right here on the Big Island?  You’ve probably heard of the Pony Express or the Oregon Trail, but there’s also the Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail.  It spans 175 miles (282 km) … Continue reading

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Digital House Hunting: A Guide for Sellers

Thinking about putting your home on the market, but wondering which real estate agency to go with?  A new study by Google and the National Association of Realtors (NAR) has revealed some interesting facts that might help you when choosing … Continue reading

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