Entries by Malia L. Meenderman

Avoiding the 14-day quarantine when traveling to Hawaii

Since March, all travelers to Hawaii have had to adhere to a strict 14-day quarantine. After many months of waiting, the state of Hawaii has opened up to receive passengers! Hawaii visitors can avoid Covid-19 14-day quarantine As of October 15th, people traveling to Hawaii from the West Coast of the United States can participate […]

Hawaii Luxury Home market report July 2020

Hawaii Luxury home market and COVID-19 – July 2020 Updated:  August 27, 2020 The Hawaii luxury home market is changing rapidly. When we started the pandemic shut-down, the market seemed to freeze. We, of course, we were all stunned by this new reality descending upon us. As we went through the End of March, through […]

Victoria Place construction updates new Kakaako condo

Update:  February 1, 2022   Construction is underway at Victoria Place condo.  The basic foundation has been poured and the cranes have been moved on site. Sales of this condo moved swiftly.  As of this writing, there are only a couple of units left for purchase. This is hailed to be the most luxurious offering […]

Ko‘ula construction updates new Kakaako condo

  UPDATE:  June 19, 2020 The foundation of the Ko’ula condo is really taking shape. The tower is just starting to rise from the foundation under a beautiful rainbow. Contact us for your private viewing online.       UPDATE:  June 4, 2020 Changes are accelerating at the Ko’ula condo construction site. This is when the building […]

The Anaha Grand Penthouse #3800 for sale in Honolulu

UPDATE: May 26, 2020 Currently, the Anaha Grand Penthouse unit #3800 has an accepted contract on it. However, its sister unit Anaha #3801 is available. This five bedrooms, six full baths, and one half bath condo is one of the most luxurious penthouses in Honolulu. The infinity pool and rooftop terrace look out to the […]

Luxury Lanikai beach oceanfront estate for sale

Luxury Lanikai beach oceanfront estates don’t come up for sale frequently. Millionaire and billionaires, this is your chance to purchase this contemporary masterpiece. The main house, guest cottage, and garage are spread out over a 35,000 square foot piece of land situated directly across from the Mokulua Islands. With more than 150 linear feet of […]

A’ali’i construction updates new Kakaako condo

A’ali’i construction updates December 3, 2019   Updated December 3, 2019: The construction is ongoing at A’ali’i condo. The construction crews are working well above the 19th floor now. The amenity deck is taking shape as they start framing out where the pool will be. The lower floors already have their windows installed. Once the […]

Hawaii investment properties and the Airbnb effect

UPDATED: January 20, 2020 After the new law on restrictions on vacation rentals, people were surprised by how severe the restrictions are. It also had to do with fines. Because It is not possible to advertise these properties on a nightly rate; vacation rentals could no longer operate as before. It is possible to sign […]

Ala Moana Hotel is the newest condotel

UPDATED: June 11, 2019 The Ala Moana hotel condo has become one of the most successful hotel condos in Honolulu. It is on par with the Ilikai Apartments. The location has become one of the biggest draws with it located across the street from the convention center and next to Ala Moana Center. It is […]

Azure Ala Moana condo breaks ground

Azure Ala Moana condo broke ground today. The sales for this 330-unit condo have been brisk, and now the developer is ready to start building. This condo is among the first condos to be built as a part of the Transit Oriented Development (TOD) plan. This is all to provide well-priced housing close tot the […]

Azure Ala Moana continues to sell well – Honolulu

Azure Ala Moana continues to sell well. Since its launch, sales have been strong at this 429-unit mixed-use condominium. Currently, all of the 1-bedrooms are sold out. There is a wide selection of 2-bedroom or 3-bedroom units for this Honolulu condo. The showroom is open and is a great way to understand the views and […]

Sky Ala Moana sales are underway

Sky Ala Moana sales are underway. Currently, there are Owner-Occupant and Investor units available. This is a popular condo because of the location near Ala Moana and that the expectation that the prices will be more affordable compared to other recent offerings in Ala Moana and Kakaako. Sky Ala Moana unit types The residences will […]