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Vacation House for Free

I’ve been watching with some interest the new HGTV show Vacation House for Free. Being that I live in work in a highly desirable vacation destination I do work with a number of clients that have made this type of investment. There are some very solid reasons for doing so, but I always encourage clients to do…

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What Big Island District Grew the Most 2000-2010?

According to U.S. Census data comparing 2000 and 2010 Hawaii Island has an overall increase of 31.4% in residential units. But while some areas showed slow or moderate gain other districts exploded! Because I tend to watch this stuff I think I would have accurately guessed the district with the highest percentage growth. I was…

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Great Minds Think Alike?

I was just reading through my latest copy of Realtor magazine and ran across an interesting topic that was kind of familiar to me. Frequent readers of this blog may note that some time back I posted a kind of tongue in cheek post about using UAV’s or drones in the real estate business. While…