luva real estate: Kona-Hawaii Luxury Vacation Rentals! - 12/03/13 08:34 AM
Are you looking to find that 'perfect' luxury vacation rental in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii?
There are a couple of ways to go about can either do it on your own, private individual or licensed real estate brokerage that specializes in luxury vacation rentals and management.
If you rent on your own, you assume the liability and in many cases have no idea of the property or reputation.  You could end up in a miserable situation, with lost time, money and fun.  Life is short!
Here’s a few reasons why to rent through a Hawaii licensed property management agency to find the … (0 comments)

luva real estate: Pau Hana Tech Exchange for Hawaii Island Realtors! - 11/07/13 05:52 PM
Come join us for our "First Friday Pau Hana", November 8, 2013, 5pm to sunset. This will be an open forum on video strategies, search engine optimization and whole lot of pupus, refreshments and fun!
With the emergence of micro-video apps like Twitter’s Vine and now Instagram’s video sharing feature, we’ll be seeing a rocketing movement toward real-time video sharing.  We’re talking 3-15 second snippets.  Come on down to learn more...
LUVA Real Estate provides complimentary marketing classes and seminars each month to assist REALTORS® from West Hawaii, regardless of brokerage affiliation in an effort to maintain, sustain and get a … (0 comments)

luva real estate: I forgot what it was like, sitting on the other side of the table! - 09/24/13 12:42 AM
This i a great blog from a top realtor that love what he does. If you need to sell or buy a house on the Big Island of Hawaii i  highly recommend Lance Owens as a Realtor.
If I could recommend one thing to all Realtor's, go put an offer in on a property that you really like! What a refreshing exprience it was.
Hi,  Lance Owens (RS) here, with LUVA Real Estate, and I wanted to share my personal real estate experience. 
My wife and I have been looking for acreage here on the Big Island now for about a year, … (0 comments)

luva real estate: "8 Photo Apps for Real Estate"-LUVA Monthly RE/Tech U Presentation - 09/21/13 02:48 AM

"8 Photo Apps for Real Estate"-LUVA Monthly RE/Tech U Presentation 
A group of Kona REALTORS came together today, Friday, September 20th to learn the best mobile applications for photo blogging for real estate marketing. The eight mobile photo apps presented  showed the REALTORS why they should take dramatic, fun, beautiful photos and make them more striking and engaging and easily sharable on a variety of social media platforms.
"By showcasing your creativity using photography, you help create curiosity among your potential clients and captivate your audience", Julie Ziemelis, Ziemelis Communications, who presented the presentation shared with the audience. "You have … (5 comments)

luva real estate: LUVA Real Estate Offers Photo Apps Training Class on September 20 - 09/13/13 10:51 AM
LUVA continues its complimentary digital marketing training classes by offering a Mobile Photos Apps class on Friday afternoon from 12-1 on September 20th at the LUVA Real Estate offices. Email Yuki at to RSVP.


luva real estate: West Hawaii Real Estate Update - 09/07/13 08:07 AM
West Hawaii Real Estate Update.
“North Kona home sales continue to rock!” stated Lance Owens, a Realtor with LUVA Real Estate.
North Kona posted a 58.62% increase year over year for number of sales, with 46 homes sold last month versus 29 in August 2012. Owens says “It’s the best August since 2006, and 2006 only beat it out by 1 home sale.”
“I was looking at the amount of money that exchanged hands during the month of August, and found it was UP 105% over last August (16 million vs. almost 34 million). The median price for August to August, is up … (2 comments)

luva real estate: Tech Exchange Pau Hana Set for September 6 at LUVA Real Estate - 08/23/13 10:50 AM

LUVA Real Estate is hosting our second Tech Exchange Pau Hana at the LUVA Real Estate office at the Pine Plazas off of Nani Kailua Road from 5-sunset on September 6th. 
 Come join us for refreshments, networking and boosting your technology know-how! Bring questions about web marketing, social media channels, tools and more! A short conversation about using Google Plus to dominate your personal brand will get us rolling on this month’s event!
Here are some tips we will share at the reception that you can use right now!
 Here are a few tips:
As with any social … (0 comments)

luva real estate: LUVA Offers "Facebook Business Pages For Real Estate" Training - 08/19/13 11:46 AM
 LUVA Real Estate is offering a complimentary class to local Realtors to increase their ability to utilize social media in their outreach and marketing endeavors.
“Facebook Business Pages for Real Estate” is a one hour training course on how to set up a business page on Facebook, how to create a content strategy and will provide some examples of Realtors using business pages to drive engagement and leads.
The class will be held at the LUVA Real Estate office from 12 –1 pm on Wednesday August 28th. The class is being presented by Julie Ziemelis, Ziemelis Communications.  Reservations are required … (0 comments)

luva real estate: LUVA Real Estate’s First Tech Exchange Pau Hana Event Was A Hit! - 08/07/13 07:34 AM

When a dozen Realtors and real estate industry professionals showed up to the LUVA Real Estate office for the first Tech Exchange Pau Hana event on Friday August 2, they were not too sure what to expect. Beyond the bountiful refreshments and hospitality that LUVA offered, they were very thankful for a lively discussion covering a variety of real estate technology marketing questions.
The following is an email we received after the event:
  “Thank you and and the LUVA Real Estate team for sharing last night.  I look forward to the next event. Please let Al, John, Lance and Julie … (0 comments)

luva real estate: Hawaii Real Estate Market Shows Double Digit Increase in Sales Prices - 08/07/13 07:28 AM
The Big Island of Hawaii had a great month in real estate sales for July with an overall price increase of 11.54% for the island. The median price for a home on the island was $290,000 up from $260,000 in July 2012. The median price for a condo was $254,000 a significant increase of 17% year over year. 
West Hawaii showed double-digit gains as a region.  In South Kohala, the price of a single family home increased by 19.12% with a median price of $380,000, a $61,000 gain over last July. In North Kona, the price of a single family home … (2 comments)

luva real estate: Kona coffee farm land for sale, Big island,Hawaii - 06/16/13 04:17 AM
Aloha and welcome to this beautiful Kona coffee farm land for sale, big island,Hawaii.
This 5 acre parcel sits at the 1,000 foot elevation located in one of the best gated communities in Kona. Fully planted in mature Kona coffee, this parcel is professionally manicured and maintained, with full irrigation. If you are not familiar with the "Estates at Holualoa" here are a few bonuses within the community:
1- Gated at both ends of the subdivision, giving you a back door "shortcut" to Holualoa village. 
2-You are actually in town, up near the end of Sunset Drive - yet you would never know it.
3- … (2 comments)

luva real estate: Luxury vacation rentals Big island, Hawaii - 05/23/13 06:51 AM
Luxury Vacation rentals Big Island, Hawaii
Welcome to Kalina at the High Bluffs of Mauna Kea
Located on Kohala Coast on the Big Island of Hawaii, this luxurious private home is just a short golf cart ride away from the premier Mauna Kea Golf Course. It is beautifully appointed with spectacular views of the ocean and the Mauna Kea and Hapuna Golf Courses. Perfect for families or groups of close friends, there are four king sized bedroom suites and a  each with a private ensuite bathrooms.  The  game room also has a pull out couch that sleeps two.


LUVA Real Estate, The Personalized Service You Deserve! (Sales and Management - Luxury Vacation Rentals - Concierge Services)

LUVA Real Estate

The Personalized Service You Deserve!

Kailua-Kona, HI

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Sales and Management - Luxury Vacation Rentals - Concierge Services

Address: 72-240 Nani Kailua Dr., #8, Kailua-Kona, HI, 96740

Office: (808) 769-5111

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LUVA Real Estate specializes in luxury vacation rentals, private estate management and general real estate in the Kailua-Kona, Keauhou, Kukio, Hualalai & Mauna Kea Resorts. Along with our luxury vacation rental programs, we offer personalized concierge services & have a matrix of specialized connections & services including wedding planning, yoga & corporate retreats. We offer general real estate services as well including buyer and seller representation on the Big Island of Hawaii.



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