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Maui Real Estate Market Update – Q1 2019

May 15, 2019

by Matthew Gardner, Chief Economist, Windermere Real Estate   The following analysis of select Maui real estate markets is provided by Windermere Real Estate Chief Economist Matthew Gardner. We hope that this information may assist you with making better-informed real estate decisions. For further information about the housing market in your area, please don’t hesitate to […]

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Should I Move or Remodel?

Apr 3, 2019

by Kenady Swan There are a number of things that can trigger the decision to remodel or move to a new home. Perhaps you have outgrown your current space, you might be tired of struggling with ancient plumbing or wiring systems, or maybe your home just feels out of date. The question is: Should you stay […]

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Planning for the Life Expectancy of Your Home

Apr 3, 2019

by Kenady Swan Nothing in life lasts forever – and the same can be said for your home. From the roof to the furnace, every component of your home has a lifespan, so it’s a good idea to know approximately how many years of service you can expect from them. This information can help when buying […]

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Open Your Home With the Right Tone and a Welcome Mat

Mar 3, 2019

by John Trupin   Right before the guests ring the doorbell or give the front door an old-fashioned knock, they step on your welcome mat. This mat serves two purposes: catching debris and adding style. Here are some ideas for how to give this entry detail a refresh.   Welcome Mat 1: Caela McKeever, original photo on […]

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Hawaii/Maui Real Estate Market Update

Mar 3, 2019

by Matthew Gardner, Chief Economist, Windermere Real Estate  The following analysis of select Maui real estate markets is provided by Windermere Real Estate Chief Economist Matthew Gardner. We hope that this information may assist you with making better-informed real estate decisions. For further information about the housing market in your area, please don’t hesitate to contact […]

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More Than a Yard: Finding the Right Home for Your Pooch

Feb 10, 2019

by Guest Author, Sharon Elbert, Professional Dog Trainer and writer for Wileypup.com For many house hunters, a dream home isn’t complete without being a good fit for the family dog. Some might see the fenced in yard, and consider the box checked. However, if you are looking for your next home, you may want to […]

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Investing In a Green Home Will Pay Dividends In 2019

Jan 28, 2019

by John Trupin As we step forward into 2019, eco-friendly “green homes” are more popular than ever. Upgrading your home’s sustainability improves quality of life for those residing in it, but it is also a savvy long-term investment. As green homes become more popular, properties boasting sustainable features have become increasingly desirable targets for homebuyers. Whether […]

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What’s in a Condo? The In-Between Style of Home That Might Be the Right Fit for You

Dec 20, 2018

by John Trupin Condominium homes are a great, low-maintenance choice for a primary residence, second home, or investment property. This alternative to the traditional single-family home has unique issues to consider before buying, as well as unique benefits. Here’s some background information to help you decide whether purchasing a condo is a good match for you. […]

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5 Reasons Rising Interest Rates Won’t Wreck the Housing Market

Nov 11, 2018

by Matthew Gardner, Chief Economist, Windermere Real Estate  Interest rates have been trending higher since the fall of 2017, and I fully expect they will continue in that direction – albeit relatively slowly – as we move through the balance of the year and into 2019. So what does this mean for the US housing market? […]

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